THE VILLAGES FRESHWATER FISHING CLUB (FFC) – The Club meets the second Tuesday of every month (except June, July and August) at Lake Miona Recreation Center.  Sign-ups for trips, membership sign-in, and Club Applications are accepted beginning at 6:30 PM, with the meeting starting at 7:00 PM.  Usually, there is a program consisting of a guest speaker who is knowledgeable about local fishing opportunities and techniques.  The meetings last about an hour. Club membership consists of over 275 Villages residents, whose fishing experience varies from the beginner to those whose knowledge is based on a lifetime of experience.  All are welcome. NOTE: Meeting location may change due to conflict in scheduling. Check monthly notice to verify location. __________________________________________________________


  • FL Bass Tournaments
  • Sep 27, 2017 –  Fishing Trip
    LAKE PANASOFFKEE     PANAVISTA LODGE    7:30am to noon
    LUNCH:  CAT FISH  JONNY’S   1:00pm
    COST:  $45.00 per angler [no charge if you have your own boat]
    4 person pontoons or 2 person john boats
    EQUIPMENT:  Tackle is responsibility of the angler.   Bait available at Pana Vista
    TRANSPORTATION: Car pools will be set up by the club
    RENTAL BOAT SEAT ASSIGNMENT: by lottery—If you want to fish with a particular person or group, put all names
    and phone #s on one sign up form
    ALL FEES ARE DUE AT SIGN UP:  No refunds as we have to reserve the boats.
    CANCELLATION OR RESCHUDLE: If inclement weather threatens—we will notify you within 24 hours.
    SIGN UP DEADLINE:  Sunday  9/24/2017
    CONTACT:  Steve Felix  352-753-5211  cel 608-780-0598  email
  • Sep 30, 2017 – Women’s Fishing Clinic in cooperation with FWC @ Millers Boating Center – Call Tonya to sign-up (352) 622-7757
  • Oct 10, 2017 – FFC Monthly Meeting – FLW Touring Pro Tim Frederick
  • Nov 14, 2017 – FFC Monthly Meeting – Brooker Bait & Tackle Owner Bill Brooker
  • Dec 12, 2017 – FFC Monthly Meeting – Millers Boating Center “Special Guest”
  • Jan 9, 2018 – FFC Monthly Meeting – Millers Boating Center “Special Guest”
  • Feb 13, 2018 – FFC Monthly Meeting – Millers Boating Center “Special Guest”
  • Mar 13, 2018 – FFC Monthly Meeting – Director of Recreation John Rohan
  • Apr 10, 2018 – FFC Monthly Meeting – Nominations
  • May 8, 2018 – FFC Monthly Meeting – Elections

17 Responses to Meetings/Events

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  2. Whitby Briscoe says:

    Is there going to be a fall fish fry? If so when.

  3. Stone – used to fish with a member named stone. He had a boat and I used to get out with him occasionally. Is he still in the villages, still a freshwater club member. Anyone kow how to get in touch with him. thanks let me know at

  4. Used to fish with Mr Stone — met him at a Freshwater Fishing club meeting. We fished occasionally —- are there still members who take Buddies out fishing. Id sure like to get into some CRAPPIE ACTION. contact me at

  5. Rip Strautman says:

    The form for the upcoming Villages fishing tournament on the club’s website needs adjustment. You can not print the form using the common PDF format because the image flows beyond the page.

  6. Bob says:

    Any kayak fisherman out there who could use company?

    • Art Snyder says:

      Art Snyder , 205-7077 looking for company to go out of Lake Griffin State Park in Kayak. I’ve been going by myself.

  7. EDDIE BREUM says:

    Thanks, for your website. I would like to join your club

  8. Carolyn says:

    The link to Miller’s Fishing generates an error.

  9. ccassva says:

    The link above to Miller’s Fishing generates an error.

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