March 10, 2017
Captain Mark Gibson
Legendary Fly Fisherman Holds Book Signing for Good Cause
ISLAMORADA, FL — Hall of Fame Angler, Stu Apte, will hold a book signing event to benefit Fish With a Hero and Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing. All proceeds will be donated to bring wounded and disabled veterans to the Florida Keys.
Stu Apte is a former U.S. Navy Fighter Pilot. Apte will be signing copies of his latest book, “My Life in Fishing,” to support the 4th Annual Fish With a Hero fishing event. The proceeds will go to bring 25 wounded and disabled veterans to the Islamorada to participate in two days of world class fishing on Sept. 19-22.
The book signing will be held on Mar. 24, 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., at the Islamorada Fish Company, 81532 Overseas Hwy.
Please join Stu in supporting our wounded and disabled veterans by helping raise money for the 4th annual Fish with a Hero event and get your personally signed book from Stu Apte.
"It enables the vets to get out, let their hair down, take their pack off and just be around fellow brothers and sisters. It keeps us from pondering. I can’t say enough about how positive it is."
"I’ve seen sunsets all around the world. As I crossed the equator one time the sunset was gorgeous…but never have I seen sunsets like this."
[From the 2014 Florida Keys Trip]
"The friendships established will last a lifetime."
"Was an awesome time together with a lot of great Veterans and Volunteers. Thanks to Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing TN, Valley Region, and Fish With A Hero for enabling us Veterans to participate in such a positive and tranquil atmosphere with a lot of inspiring people."
"Thanks goes out to South Seas Resort for allowing us this opportunity. To the Volunteers assisting with the program, I salute y'all'. Thanks sincerely and look forward to seeing you all soon. The hospitality given goes beyond words can say."
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