JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. – The Army and Air Force Exchange Service management at the JBLM Lewis-Main Exchange, along with more than 10 hunting and fishing guides, vendors and outdoor experts, will host an outdoor expo for Service members Saturday, June 28 in the Exchange parking lot.
The Outdoor Expo, scheduled to begin at 10 a.m. and run through 6 p.m., is a great opportunity for Service members to visit with people from the area who enjoy the outdoor activities available in the Northwest.
Expo attendees can attend free seminars to listen to and learn from seven local northwest hunting and fishing experts. Attendees are encouraged to chat with the representatives at their booths, share information, develop local contacts, and connect with people who share the same outdoor passions.
Representatives from the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, Project Healing Waters, along with several outdoor products manufacturers, guide services and vendors will have booths set up and be available to answer questions and discuss their products.
Free fishing and hunting seminars will include:
11-11:45 a.m. Salmon Angling Bruce Warren
12-12:45 p.m. Water Fowl Hunting Mitch Meyers
1-1:45 p.m. Deer Hunting (Rifle) Kelly Riordin
2-2:45 p.m. Hunting the Northwest Brian Lewis
3-3:45 p.m. Sturgeon Angling Bruce Warren
4-4:45 p.m. Washington’s Warm Water Fishery Bruce Bolding
Other outdoor organizations being represented include:
Fishing Puget Sound Salmon (WDFW) Ryan Lothrop
Twisted Horn Outfitters Brian Lewis
Hero’s on the water Northwest Chapter
JBLM Northwest Adventure Center
Project Healing Waters and Puget Sound Fly Fishers Chuck Tye
The JBLM Outdoor Expo is open to all active duty, National Guard, Reserve, Military retiree and family members who have access to the installation.