Sports briefs — Feb. 21, 2024

Anglers to meet

The North Olympic Peninsula Chapter of the Puget Sound Anglers hosts an open public meeting on Wednesday, Feb. 21, at the Sequim Elks Lodge, 143 Port Williams Road.

People start gathering at 6:30 p.m. and the meeting starts at 7 p.m. The guest speaker will be Tony Corrado from the

Dungeness River Management Team (DRMT), who will give an overview of the DRMT history over the past 30-plus years, detail projects being worked on by the DRMT Water Resources Technical Group, and how people can help.

The group will also have a short business meeting, fishing reports and raffle drawings following the presentation. Raffles are for members only; attendees can join that night to participate in the raffle.

An annual individual membership is $25, and a family membership is $35. Membership also includes The Reel News monthly newspaper.

Learn how to sail

Join veteran sailors this spring for the Sequim Bay Yacht Club Learn-to-Sail course, designed to prepare those 18 and older to confidently and safely sail a small sailboat in protected waters.

The classroom sessions are from 7-9 p.m. on Tuesdays, March 5, 12, 19 and 26 and April 2. On-water sessions will follow, scheduled depending on the weather.

Cost is $500 for non-members with a discount for current SBYC members.

For more information, email sailing fleet captain John Thompson at

Or, visit