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Join the Jack’s Lake Association and support ongoing environmental and wildlife initiatives, receive Smoke Signals Magazine twice yearly, participate in the Annual Regatta, and so much more. We need and appreciate your support!



Monday April 24, 2023

EXCITING UPDATE! We are pleased to share that the large fallen tree blocking the Narrows was safely and successfully removed on Saturday just in time for the yearly Spring snow melt!We would like to share a very special note of thanks to arborist Ryan ...

URGENT UPDATE: Dangerous fallen tree in the Narrows

Wednesday April 12, 2023

The tree is fairly large with a 30” diameter and has fallen from the main shore across the Narrows to the little island with the flashing light on it.  It will likely take some specialized skill, knowledge and time to remo...

FOCA Notice - TSW Water Level Management Update

Monday January 16, 2023

Dear FOCA Member, Please see the following high water advisory from Parks Canada / Trent Severn Waterway. Be aware ice conditions are variable and subject to change particularly during periods of high flow and precipitation. 

Reminder HBM All Candidates Webinar

Friday September 30, 2022

Reminder to join us for theHavelock-Belmont-MethuenVirtual All Candidates MeetingOctober 5, 2022  The JLA is hosting an All Candidates Meeting for candidates running for municipal office in...

Important Reminder - Nominations for the JLA Board of Directors

Monday September 26, 2022

Important ReminderNominations for the JLA Board of Directors close on Wednesday, September 28th, 2022. The full list of candidates (every nominati...

Septic Inspection Programme Update

Sunday September 25, 2022

Some of you have been asking about the status of the Septic Inspection programme started by NK township a few years back.  Attached, please find a letter from me, Alex Kostiw, to Mayor Carolyn Amyotte inquiring about this programme, and a letter of respon...

2022 AGM

Friday September 23, 2022

Greetings Jack Lakers ! On behalf of the JLA Board of Directors, it is my pleasure to invite all Jack’s Lake Association Members to the JLA’s 2022 Annual General Meeting taking place virtually on:

FOCA 2022 Cottage Succession seminar series

Sunday September 11, 2022

You are invited to two FOCA sponsored webinars on Cottage Succession and Tax Planning.  Our guest speaker, Peter Lillico, is an estate lawyer from Peterborough who has been providing expertise in these areas for the past decade.  Please see...

Announcing the 77th Annual Jack Lake Regatta

Saturday July 30, 2022

The Jack's Lake Association is delighted to announce the 77th Annual Regatta.  The Sailing and Windsurfer Races and the Anna Sweeney Decorated Boat Parade will be held Saturday July 30th and the remaining Regatta events will be held Sund...

JLA BOD Update

Saturday June 18, 2022

Greetings, fellow Jack Lakers!  I have the privilege of providing this update on your JLA Board activities. We now have settled into a regular cadence of monthly board of directors meetings. Our last was on May...