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by Sharbot
Mon Jun 06, 2016 2:01 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: 2016 Annual Photo Contest
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2016 Annual Photo Contest

Pictures have started to come for the 2016 Photo Contest and we look forward to seeing more. CALLING AMATEUR PHOTOGRAPHERS Submit your photos to us and you could be a winner! We want your photos to see the pictures that you feel reflect the cottage environment. These can consist of nature, animals, ...
by Sharbot
Wed Jun 01, 2016 10:59 am
Forum: Calendar of Events
Topic: 2016 Annual Chicken BBQ Dinner July 23rd at 5:00pm
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2016 Annual Chicken BBQ Dinner July 23rd at 5:00pm

We look forward to seeing you at this year's Annual Chicken BBQ Dinner Event on July 23rd. Doors open at 4:30 for viewing items in the silent auction and the meal runs from 5:00 to 7:00pm. This event is open to both members and non-members . This year we are keeping the venue at St. James Major Cat...
by Sharbot
Wed May 04, 2016 8:46 pm
Forum: Newsletters, E-Flashes and Reports
Topic: 2016 Spring Newsletter
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Views: 3664

2016 Spring Newsletter

To all past and present members We hope that you enjoy the SLPOA 2016 Spring Newsletter. There are a number of interesting articles and we look forward to your feedback. The SLPOA AGM and Social Event Dinner is on July 23rd, 2016 at the St. James Major Catholic church. With the AGM starting at 10:00...
by Sharbot
Fri Apr 29, 2016 2:12 pm
Forum: Presentations
Topic: 2016: a Property Tax Re-assessment Year
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Views: 3165

2016: a Property Tax Re-assessment Year

MPAC will be sending all property owners notices showing their assessed value as of January 1st, 2016 and this value will be used to determine the 4-year phased-in assessment values – starting with the 2017 taxation year. As always if you do not agree with the assessment to be used in 2017 you can s...
by Sharbot
Wed Apr 27, 2016 6:39 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Love Your Lake Shoreline Reports available
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Views: 4112

Love Your Lake Shoreline Reports available

The Love your Lake Shoreline Survey was a project that was completed over 2 years. The East Basin properties were completed in the summer of 2014 and the West Basin along with Elbow Lake were completed in the summer of 2015. All East Basin properties received a letter in 2015 with their property cod...
by Sharbot
Tue Apr 26, 2016 11:40 am
Forum: Central Frontenac
Topic: Central Frontenac Canada 150 Slogan Contest
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Views: 3420

Central Frontenac Canada 150 Slogan Contest

The year 2017, as you know, is the 150th anniversary of confederation. I have the honour of chairing a committee of council charged with organizing celebratory events for this occasion. The committee is called "Canada 150" and one of our first activities is a contest to select a slogan for the progr...
by Sharbot
Tue Apr 26, 2016 11:31 am
Forum: Minutes
Topic: Lake Networking Group Meeting - April 8, 2016 minutes
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Lake Networking Group Meeting - April 8, 2016 minutes

LAKE NETWORKING GROUP MEETING MINUTES April 8, 2016; Burgess Hall, 4174 Narrow Locks Road Next Meeting: Friday, September 30, 2016, 9:30 a.m., at the Burgess Hall 1. Welcome to the attendees by Karen Hunt and introductions by representatives of the lake associations in attendance. Attending – Lake A...
by Sharbot
Mon Apr 25, 2016 4:42 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: FOCA and what it means for you
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FOCA and what it means for you

SLPOA is a member of FOCA (Federation of Ontario Cottagers’ Associations). FOCA represents 50,000 members in more than 500 lake and road associations. This not only ensures that our concerns are voiced with the many other associations across Ontario but it brings interesting benefits to our members....
by Sharbot
Fri Apr 15, 2016 2:43 pm
Forum: Conferences and Seminars
Topic: Wild Parsnip Workshop - APRIL 30 2016
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Wild Parsnip Workshop - APRIL 30 2016

The Lanark County Stewardship Council is offering a workshop on wild parsnip, Saturday April 30, 9 – 12 at the Lanark Civitan Hall. This invasive plant has been spreading rapidly in Eastern Ontario. You’ll want to avoid it, as people and pets coming in contact with the plant’s sap have developed sev...
by Sharbot
Thu Mar 31, 2016 7:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Snapping Turtle Conservation
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Views: 4439

Snapping Turtle Conservation

Hi! My name is Andrea Maranger, I am a fourth year biology student at Queen's University. I am currently enrolled in a conservation biology class with Dr. Paul Martin and we are required to implement a conservation project of our choice. My partner, John Mackinnon, and I decided to focus our line of...