On July 23, Mike Childress, Pentair, gave a wonderful
presentation on pool and spa electrical requirements to a full house at The
Grove in Lakewood Ranch. Thank you, Mike, for teaching our members!
On August 8 our members and guests had a great night out at
our annual baseball outing at LECOM Field!
We apologize for the date change for College then Beers
night. It was originally scheduled for August 20, but was changed to August 27
due to class schedules at MTC. We will update you on this event in next month’s
We hope to see you at the FSPA state Board of Directors
meeting being held September 20-21 at the Ritz Carlton in Sarasota. We
encourage our members to come listen in to see what the FSPA does for you and
your business in the pool industry. Following our committee meetings on Friday,
please join us to mix ‘n mingle with wonderful pool professionals from the
state of Florida at Oleary’s Tiki Bar & Grill.
The FSPA Manasota Chapter is proud to be a sponsor for the
upcoming FSPA High School Swim Meet on September 27-28 at Sailfish Splash
Aquatic Athletic Center. If you are interested in being a volunteer for the
swim meet please call our state office to schedule your time slot. We thank you
Oink Oink! The 6th Annual Pig Roast is just
around the corner! It will be held October 12 at the Turtle Beach Pavilion. We
thank our sponsors: Aadvanced Aqua, Ben Brown Insurance Agency, CL
Industries, FWP, Gulfstream Heat Pumps, Infinite Pool Finishes, Mirasol
Solar, Pebble Tec, Pentair, Professional Lines, Red Rhino Leak Detection,
Stone-Mart, and Zodiac for making this event such a hit! Please
contact Sonja regarding sponsorship availability. Proceeds from this event go
toward safety and education around water.
Our next Chapter Board meeting, which all members are
encouraged to attend, will be Tuesday, September 10 at 11:45 a.m. at the FSPA
state office, 2555 Porter Lake Dr., Ste. 106, Sarasota.
Thank you to our 2019 Platinum Sponsors Pebble Tec
and Red Rhino Leak Detection, and our Bronze Sponsor Mirasol FAFCO
Solar for your continued support!
Your 2019 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
Manasota Chapter to keep up with upcoming events and meetings.