Verle's Sports Center will hold a daylong salmon seminar Saturday.
The event, running 9 a.m.-6 p.m., features a series of sessions on fishing techniques, where to fish and how to smoke your catch.
Here is the schedule of seminars:
9 a.m.-4 p.m.: How to season and cook fish, smoke salmon and more, by Connie Ackrill; and flavor fuel for smokers and grills, by Brent Peterson
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10 a.m.: Cut plug fishing for blackmouth, by Doug Bellmore
11:30 a.m.: Winter blackmouth salmon techniques, by John Keizer
1 p.m.: Urban salmon fishing, by Brian Lull
2 p.m.: Turbo flash fishing for salmon, by Shawn Mackey and Allie Shearer
3 p.m.: Springers on the Columbia, by Swanny’s Guided Fishing
4 p.m.: Salmon leaders by bait color, by Randy Prengel
In addition, there will be a smoked-fish contest. All entries must be received at Verle’s by Thursday. The favorite voted by people attending the seminar will be declared the winner.
The store is at 741 W. Golden Pheasant Road, just off U.S. Highway 101 south of Shelton.
For more information, call 360-426-0933 or go to www.verles.com