March 14 – Illinois River Fishing

When: March 14, 2019 @ 6:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Where: American Legion Hall, 900 South La Grange Road, La Grange, IL 60525, USA

Captain Mike Hanson, is a nationally-ranked Walleye Tournament fisherman and owner/operator of Starved Rock Guide Service. Captain Mike has fished the Illinois River for many years and is an expert on matching fishing methods to river conditions. Mike will be discussing various jigging presentations, trolling three way rigs and when to use lead core lines.…

February Meeting – SPEAKER CHANGE

When: February 14, 2019 @ 6:45 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: American Legion Hall, 900 South La Grange Road, La Grange, IL 60525, USA

** SPEAKER CHANGE CRAPPIE PROFESSOR JIM KOPJO Jim Kopjo, known as the “Crappie Professor”, has over 30 years of on-the-water experience and 14 years of running a very popular guide business in northern Illinois. Through his aggressive style of fishing, he is able to quickly establish patterns which makes for…

January Meeting – Lake Michigan Harbor Seminar

When: January 10, 2019 @ 6:45 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: American Legion Hall, 900 South La Grange Road, La Grange, IL 60525, USA

This Month we feature speaker and guide – Doug Kloet will talk about harbors and Lake Michigan trout fishing. With invasive species like the goby living on the harbor bottoms and late spawning brown trout there is food to be had in the harbors during the winter. Doug is going to tell us how…

Fishing Tackle Swap Meet

When: April 27, 2019 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: American Legion Hall, 900 South La Grange Road, La Grange, IL 60525, USA

Table Information available soon – contact BUSTER for information and to reserve a table early. $3 admission OR buy a $5 raffle ticket to win a trip to Canada and get FREE admission to the Swap Meet.

Club Christmas Party

When: December 13, 2018 @ 6:45 pm – 9:15 pm
Where: American Legion Hall, 900 South La Grange Road, La Grange, IL 60525, USA

It’s the big Christmas Party for Riverside Fishing Club Members. Christmas Party will be on December 13, 2018 @ 6:45 PM.  If you have a family membership please bring your family to the Christmas Party. If you have a single membership you can bring your wife or significant other (not…

Fishing Club Meeting

When: November 8, 2018 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: American Legion LaGrange, 900 South La Grange Road, La Grange, IL 60525, USA

Speaker Tod Todd talks ice fishing local lakes in Northern Illinois and Wisconsin. Guests are welcome, $10 at the door includes a meal, coffee. There is a cash bar. Reservations NOT required, all are welcome.

New Member Social

When: November 8, 2018 @ 6:15 pm – 6:45 pm
Where: American Legion Hall, La Grange, 900 South La Grange Road, La Grange, IL 60525, USA

New members from the last year meet in the bar area for a social mixer, drink and snacks.

Steve Sarley – October Fishing Club Meeting

When: October 12, 2018 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: American Legion Post, 900 South La Grange Road, La Grange, IL 60525, USA

Local TV & Magazine celebrity Steve Sarley will be speaking at our October Meeting. Guests are welcome! No reservations required – $10 at the door includes a meal, speaker session, access to fishing tackle raffles and a CASH BAR. Come out and hear about the “Biggest Fish I Ever Lost…

August Fishing Club Meeting

When: August 9, 2018 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: American Legion Hall, 900 South La Grange Road, La Grange, IL 60525, USA

DuPage County Forest Preserve August Newsletter- RFC   (Download our August Newsletter) Join us August 9th in LaGrange – Dan Grigas, Ecologist at Forest Preserve District of DuPage County will talk about the DuPage County Forest Preserve system and outdoor opportunities. Get the insights about lakes, ponds and fishing along with the scoop…

July Meeting

When: July 12, 2018 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: American Legion Hall, 900 South La Grange Road, La Grange, IL 60525, USA

Illinois River Fishing & Boat Control July Newsletter-  (download our Newsletter) Join us July 12th in LaGrange – Guy’s topics will be, Boat control to catch more fish, and walleye and sauger on the Illinois river. Captain Guy Lopez has been a dedicated fisherman ever since his father put a cane pole in…