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.
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"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."