I have literally copy and pasted this whole blurb below from the Orvis.com website, and I don't think Orvis will mind that I am sharing this with all of you readers. Please share this with friends who do not fly fish, and seem jealous that you do.
Come By Orvis Portland to sign up, or visit your closest store that offers FF101's & 201's if you live too far away from the Portland metro area.
Fly Fishing 101 & 201
Class spaces are limited. Call or stop by to reserve a spot.
Fly Fishing 101
Learn fly-fishing basics in one of our free Fly Fishing 101 classes. Perfect for beginners of all ages, the Fly Fishing 101 course includes free lessons on fly casting and outfit rigging.
April: 19 and 26
May: 3, 10, 17, 24, and 31
June: 7 and 14
Fly Fishing 201
If you’ve already completed Fly Fishing 101, you’re ready for the next step. Join us for a short outing on local water and a chance to catch your first fish! A nominal fee for the outing may apply
May: 4 and 18