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03

May

2024

The Township of Havelock Belmont Methuen Public Meeting Notice: May 21

Friday May 03, 2024

PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE: ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT:  

TAKE NOTICE the Council of the Corporation of the Township of Havelock-Belmont-Methuen will hold a statutory Public Meeting on May 21st, 2024, at 9:30 a.m. to consider a proposed Zoning By-law Amendment under Section 34 of the Planning Act, R.S.O., 1990, as amended.

THE PURPOSE AND EFFECT of the proposed Zoning By-law Amendment is generally housekeeping in nature and seeks to permit the use of shipping c...
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09

April

2024

Save the 2024 Dates for Upcoming JLA Events!

Tuesday April 09, 2024


We can't keep these dates to ourselves anymore... we need to share our excitement with you!

Please save these dates and plan to be at the lake if you can!

Stay tuned for additional details and additional events.





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02

April

2024

The Ice Is Out!

Tuesday April 02, 2024


 The JLA Annual Ice Out Competition has come to a close for 2024! The ice is officially out on Jack Lake - at the earliest date recorded since 2012 (which was March 24 at 2:30pm).  Thank you to Ryan Dunkerley from the Anchorage Marina for making the official ‘ice out’ call on Thursday, March 14 at 11:04pm. That means our winner – out of 62 people who submitted their predictions – is Scott Hill who had the luck of the Irish on his side with a St. Patrick's Day guess of 'ice o...
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10

March

2024

Smoke Signals' 2024 Photo Contest!

Sunday March 10, 2024

 
 It's time to start thinking which of your favourite Jack Lake photos you'll enter in our Smoke Signals 2024 Photo Contest.  We welcome your photos from all seasons on the lake. The five categories available to enter are: - Artistic (showcase your imaginative and creative side)- Weather (images of storms, clouds, etc.)
- Flora and Fauna (Jack Lake nat...
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01

March

2024

Time's (Almost) Up for the Ice Out Contest! (Entries Close Tonight)

Friday March 01, 2024

  Time is (almost) up to enter the 2024 JLA Ice Out Contest! Guess the date and time of this year's "Ice Out!" by sending an email to comments@jackslakeassociation.ca by 11:59 P.M. tonight, Friday, March 1.  Winner gets bragging rights for the rest of the year and a special mention in Smoke Signals!  
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27

February

2024

The Township of Havelock Belmont Methuen 2024 Strategic Plan Survey

Tuesday February 27, 2024

The Township of Havelock Belmont Methuen (HBM) is developing a new 5-year Strategic Plan. 

Praxis Consulting, acting on behalf of HBM, is conducting an important survey to understand your views on township services and priorities.

By completing their straightforward survey, your views will help inform the development of an updated HBM Township 5-year Strategic Plan. Open, candid feedback is greatly appreciated.

You can share your Strategic Plan input and feedback today by completing the online survey available at www.hbmtwp.ca.

The survey ends on Sunday, March 3. At the end of the survey, you will have the chance to be entered into a draw to WIN a $100 Foodland...
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18

February

2024

JLA Ice Out Competition 2024

Sunday February 18, 2024


 Please submit your guesses for Jack Lake's "Ice Out” call!

You can submit your guess by email to comments@jackslakeassociation.ca by end of day Friday, March 1, 2024. Winner gets bragging rights for the rest of the year and a special mention in Smoke Signals!  Please format your guess as follows:
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18

February

2024

Jack Lake Winter Photos

Sunday February 18, 2024

 To help our members stay connected to the lake during the winter months, we'd love to include some of your Jack Lake winter photos on our Facebook page, this website and our JLA Connects emails/newsletters!

If you'd like to share, with photo credit given, please email your photos (with captions) to caitlin.quarry@jacklake.org
 
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14

February

2024

JLA Membership Benefits

Wednesday February 14, 2024

The Jack’s Lake Association has been a proactive lake association since 1950!  When you join the JLA for just $50 annually, you are supporting many JLA-led and supported initiatives, activities and advocacy efforts including, but not limited to the following:
 
- The very popular a...
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14

February

2024

Happy Valentine's Day

Wednesday February 14, 2024

Wishing you today the love and happiness you feel after a perfect day at Jack Lake. If being present at our beloved lake isn't possible, then we wish you the very best of memories of your time spent at our piece of paradise.

The JLA Board of Directors
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