Chapter Coordinator: Sonja Dickey
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
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
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
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.