Chapter News

Tuesday, September 1, 2020

September 2021 Chapter News

Manasota Chapter

Chapter Coordinator:  Sonja Dickey
(941) 952-9293

The Chapter would like to welcome Klein Swim Academy and Dynamic Fluid Solutions, LLC as our newest Chapter members. We have a great year planned for 2021 and we look forward to seeing you at the upcoming events!

Congratulations to the following students who have been awarded a Margaret M. Brown Scholarship from the Florida Swims Foundation along with matching funds from the Bill Kent Family Foundation: Dakota Egglefield sponsored by Mirasol FAFCO Solar; Callie Gaetano sponsored by Coast to Coast Pools; Isabelle Starner sponsored by Starner Brothers Pools, Inc.; Jennifer Tarricone sponsored by Aquatic Pool Systems, LLC; and Sophia Quickel sponsored by New Dawn Electric. The Manasota Chapter wishes you all the best!

The Chapter, with the help of the Bill Kent Family Foundation-sponsored 60 kids from the RL Taylor Community Complex in our Every Child a Swimmer program! It was wonderful to help these kids learn to swim this summer!

2022 Design Awards entries are now being accepted! Are you a pool builder? Submit your entries now until November 1
with a final deadline of all entries due in the FSPA office by 5:00 p.m. on November 1, 2021
(due in the office, not postmarked). We look forward to receiving your entries soon!

Mark your calendar for Saturday, October 16. We will have our 7th Annual Pig Roast at a new location: Sarasota County Farm Bureau, 7289 Palmer Blvd., Sarasota. The Chapter is looking forward to it! Sponsorship opportunities are available.

Interested in learning what the FSPA does for you behind the scenes? Come to the next FSPA state Board of Directors meeting in Sarasota on September 17 and 18. For more information, please visit https://industry.floridapoolpro.com.

Our next Board of Directors meeting, which all members are encouraged to attend, is Thursday, September 23 at 11:45 a.m. at the FSPA T.E.C. Center. See you there!

Your 2021 Board is working on exciting and educational events. Please let us hear from you with any suggestions for speakers or events. If you haven’t already, please like our Facebook page at FSPA Charlotte Harbor Chapter to keep up with upcoming events and meetings.