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Jim McLennan

Jim is experienced and highly thought of as a speaker. Over the years he's been a featured presenter at events organized by fly shops, fly-fishing clubs, fly-fishing shows, author nights and conservation organizations.  If you'd like to inquire about having  Jim speak at your function please send us and email.

Speaking Engagements


Stream Sense  
Location:  Sheep River Library, Turner Valley, AB

Cost:  $25.00 including gst

Sent us a note to register.



Knots and Leaders

Okotoks, AB  7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

More information or to register



February 20, 2020

The Bow River by Jim McLennan

Bow River Foundation Dinner and Auction


May 9, 2019

Stream Sense with Jim McLennan

Back by request.

An evening of teaching, questions and learning about

fly fishing from someone with 50 years of experience

on Alberta rivers.

Okotoks Firehall, Okotoks, AB           7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

To register send us an email.


Nov. 7, Nov. 21 and Dec. 5, 2018

The Three "C's" of Writing

Complete, Concise and Clear

A 3-session class for new and experienced writers.

Topics: short non-fiction, writing for magazines,

 websites and self-editing.

7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Sheep River Library, Turner Valley

$60.00 + gst

To register call 403-933-3278


May 10, 2018

Stream Sense 

with Jim McLennan

An evening of teaching, questions and learning about

fly fishing from someone with 50 years of experience 

on Alberta rivers.

Okotoks Firehall,  Okotoks, AB

To register send us an email.


Apr. 15, 2017

20th Anniversary of Fish Tales Fly Shop

Jim McLennan presenting

"History of the Bow River"

other presentations

Dave and Amelia Jensen of Jensen Fly Fishing

Looking at the current state of the fishery around 

Southern Alberta - focusing beyond the banks of the Bow.

And other surprises!

Tickets:  $20.00    or phone  403-640-1273


April 8 Airdrie Public Library,

Author Reading and Jim and Lynda McLennan performance.

See Music page for more information.


Topics currently available

Information is being updated. 

 If you have a specific topic you would like Jim to 

speak onplease send him an email.

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