VHFC meetings will begin the first Friday of April for 2020 and continue though 2020 on the second Friday of each month through November. Doors open at 7:30 with meeting start time at 7:30 in the Manahawkin Community Center, 775 East Bay Ave, across from The Boat Shop, in Manahawkin, NJ. Meeting dates for 2020 are: April 3, May 8, June 12, July 10, August 14, September 11, October 9 & November 13
We have a guest speaker at each meeting to help educate our members on successful techniques to pursue local fish species; locations, methods, equipment and conditions are discussed. We also have speakers who discuss other areas of interest to anglers including boat upkeep and maintenance, personal skin issues encountered with excessive sun exposure, Barnegat Bay health and legislative / regulatory activity that affect anglers.
Following the guest speaker, various committees report out on their latest news followed by a general discussion from members of their most recent fishing successes / failures. Light refreshments are also provided.