Monthly Archives: March 2016

WAIT Loss Program Over? NOTE–>APR 12 FFC monthly meeting will be at Laurel Manor Rec Center

  NOTE – Due to circumstances beyond our control, Apr 12 FFC monthly meeting will be at Laurel Manor Rec Center….sorry for the inconvenience While many WAIT to target bedding fish during the spawn, in some places it might be … Continue reading

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Boats On Retention Ponds

This email  from District Manager, Janet Tutt, to then District 3 Supervisor, John Goetz, regarding regulations for canoes and kayaks on The Villages Retention Ponds says, “non motorized boats/canoes/kayaks ARE allowed on any of the ponds that can be fished … Continue reading

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Fish Fry Is Great!

Fish were caught and prepared by Robert and Mrs. Edmondson.  They were Crappie, also known as Speckled Perch. Baked beans, Cole slaw, potato salad, hush puppies and various condiments and snack food and dessert were available.  Very tasty. Jerry Echols … Continue reading

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Fishing The Mix

Yeah it’s been a while since I’ve put my fingers to the key board because I haven’t had anything to tell you that you didn’t already know. The bite has slowed somewhat….no it’s stopped….at least for a few….ask the Villagers … Continue reading

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Poinciana Pond-The Pond of Champions

This is a view of Poinciana Pond the morning of the Bass Tournament, March 8, 2016.  Poinciana yielded 1st, 2nd, and tie for 3rd large Bass. Jerry Lester 

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2016 Bass Tournament Awards Banquet

The Villages Bass Tournament is open  to Villages residents and is typically fished at 3 retention ponds.  This year, like last, the ponds were Bonita, Poinciana, and Mira Mar. There were 60 participants. 0 Bass caught at Bonita Pond 4 … Continue reading

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John Peyton, Crappie Fishing Guide Speaks to Club

John Peyton, Crappie fishing guide spoke the The Villages Freshwater Fishing Club at the regular monthly meeting on March 8, 2016. Bruce Gover from Somerset Kentucky and locally, Eagles Nest, explained the infographic he prepared of the fishing reported by … Continue reading

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