Members’ Annual Business Meeting and Breakfast

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Calling all members… it is time for the ANNUAL MEETING of the Manchaug Pond Foundation!

Saturday, August 11th at YMCA Camp Blanchard, Manchaug Road in Sutton on the shores of Manchaug Pond, we will hold our annual business meeting […]

Manchaug Pond Foundation

Annual Meeting of the Members Saturday!

Posted August 8, 2018 Calling all members…  it is time for the ANNUAL Business MEETING of the Manchaug Pond Foundation – 9th for the Foundation and 51st for the MPA!  This year the date is a couple weeks early due to the availability of the facility so plan to join in Saturday morning, August 11th at the Dining Hall of the YMCA Camp Blanchard, Manchaug Road in Sutton on the shores of Manchaug Pond.     Pay your dues online today or at the door to attend!  9:00 AM the coffee will be on with a delicious homemade breakfast buffet to follow at 9:30. Business meeting agenda to include: Approval of the minutes Treasurer’s financial report for 2017 and 2018 to date Election of the Board of Directors by the members Setting the budget for 2019 Presentation of awards for the 2018 Boat Decorating Contest Old and new business from the membership. Guest speaker: Following the business meeting, presentations will be made by William Langlois and Edward Biehn on invasives, permitting, and the new initiatives including diver-assisted suction harvesting (DASH). Check out our YouTube playlist to view Diver-Assisted Suction Harvesting in action on other lakes having a huge impact! Plan to check …

Manchaug Pond Foundation Fundraising

On-Lake POKER RUN

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Save the date for this one – an on-lake Poker Run! No boat? No problem as we can play your hand for you so you can play from home!

The Manchaug Pond Foundation offers an afternoon of fun on the lake with a Poker Run from 1:00 to 3:00 PM to benefit Manchaug Pond. Play alone or get a boat load of friends, family and neighbors or play from home to cast off for a few hours of poker on the lake. Will you win with a straight, flush, full house or pair? Play a hand… or two or three! Check out the scorecard here! …

Today’s contest/parade begins at 1:00

If you’re on Manchaug Pond today be sure to join in either as a participant or spectator for the Ninth Annual Boat Decorating Contest 2018 and parade to begin […]

Manchaug Pond Foundation July 4th Lighting of the Shoreline

Lighting of the Shoreline

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Amidst the cookouts and campfires, Boat Decorating Contest, and flying Old Glory, our 4th of July celebrations on Manchaug Pond include the annual Lighting of the Shoreline! […]

Manchaug Pond Foundation Boat Decorating Contest

POSTPONED to July 8th ~ Boat Decorating Contest

Update Posted July 1, 2018 Hey, hey, hey!  There is still time to enter the Manchaug Pond Foundation’s  BOAT DECORATING CONTEST which has been postponed to Sunday, July 8, 2018 at 1:00 p.m.  Current entrants are thrilled to have the extra time allowing them to up the competition by enhancing their entry!  So register your entry today!   Posted June 30th, 2018 Are you ready for Independence Day, the U.S.A.’s birthday celebration? Promoting a safe and patriotic holiday on Manchaug Pond, the Manchaug Pond Foundation looks to kick off the festivities: Annual BOAT DECORATING CONTEST & PARADE! We’re looking for entries so get out your red, white and blue or go big with a theme on Sunday, July 1st at 1:00 p.m. with the Annual Boat Decorating Contest! Register your entry by contacting us, providing the Captain’s name, telephone #, boat make & model, and decorating theme by 11:00 a.m. on Sunday. You’ll receive a confirmation email with your entry number which must be prominently displayed on both sides of your vessel, visible to the judges. Judging: All vessels should gather at 1 p.m. near the Blueberry Island sandbar at the north-east side of the lake where the Judges’ boat …

Manchaug Pond Foundation Boat Decorating Contest

Let the 2018 July 4th Celebrations Begin!

Are you ready for Independence Day, the U.S.A.’s birthday celebration? Promoting a safe and patriotic holiday on Manchaug Pond, the Manchaug Pond Foundation looks to kick off the festivities:
Annual BOAT DECORATING CONTEST & PARADE! We’re looking for entries so get out your red, white and blue or go big with a theme on Sunday […]