Haddam Historical Society Annual Meeting Program
Town Hall/Brainerd Academy,
21 Field Park Drive, Haddam
Thursday, May 19, 2016
6:30 PM Business Meeting
7:00 PM Presentation
Shad fishing in Haddam
Join the Haddam Historical Society for an evening of Shad and Stories. Stephen Gephard,
Supervising Fisheries Biologist of the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection will talk about shad and their history in the Connecticut River. This will be followed by a panel of local shad fishermen including Jack Calhoun, Rob Nettleton, Fred Hartke, Dale DeCarli, JB Lundgren, Dick Williams and of course Dr. Joseph Zaientz
of the Haddam Shad Museum. They will reminisce about night fishing, reaches, and shad shacks.
Free and Open to the Public. Light Refreshments.