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BBLCA Winter Membership Meeting Saturday, March 15, 2014 10:00am, Clubhouse Complex All members are encouraged to attend! The regular Board Meeting will be held at 8:30am preceding the Winter Membership Meeting

SPEED LIMIT

25 The speed limit on ALL Big Bass Lake roads is 25 MPH, except where otherwise posted.

Community Garden Opening May 2014 The BBLCA Board of Directors has approved the construction of a community garden with spaces for our members to rent starting in 2014. The garden will be built behind the Administration/Maintenance Complex and will be enclosed with deer resistant fencing. Water will be available for the gardeners to use to water their plants. The spaces will be 4’ by 8’ large and can be rented for $15 per year. The spaces will come with 12” of top soil. The garden will be available for the 2014 growing season. Spaces are now available on a first-come/first-served basis. Please call or stop by the Administration Office to reserve your garden space (up to two spaces initally). More information and basic rules are available at the Administration Office. Happy gardening!

Big Bass Lake Community Association PO Box 113 Gouldsboro PA 18424

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2013 Community Association of the Year Award CAI’s Poconos Regional Council presented Big Bass Lake Community Association with the 2013 Community Association of the Year Award on December 4, 2013. Pictured receiving the award is Steve Scorzelli (right), Facilities and Operations Manager from Bob Travis, Chapter President.

Community of the Year Celebration Luncheon

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General Manager’s Report

By David Ingegneri Congratulations to all of YOU for making Big Bass Lake an award-winning community. We were again awarded the Community of the Year for 2013 from the Community Association Institute Poconos Chapter. A special thank you goes out to the Board of Directors, Committee Members and other volunteers who helped us achieve this goal. By-Laws Revisions We have an extensive list of projects and goals that we hope to achieve in 2014. Currently the board appointed By-Laws committee is working on the revisions of our By-Laws. The proposed revisions are meant to bring our By-Laws up to date and in compliance with our actual practices and updated state regulations. All members will have the opportunity to comment on the revisions before they go to a vote of the members. The current goal is to have the proposed revisions ready for a vote by the July 19, 2014 membership meeting. Deer Density Study BBLCA has contracted with the US Department of Agriculture, Animal & Plant Health Inspection Service, Wildlife Service (USDA-APHIS-Wildlife Services) to conduct a deer density study within our community. The deer study will take place around March of 2014 with the results available around June. The deer study was originally recommended by our ELM Committee and approved to be budgeted in 2014 by the Board last year. The study will include an estimate of how many deer we currently have per square mile with a recommended deer management plan. The deer management plan may include doing nothing or as simple as continuing our deer educational efforts if it is determined that we do not have an excess of deer per square mile that is recommend for the health of the deer of other wild animals. If they determine that we have an overabundance of deer they may recommend a deer culling program. We will make available and communicate the report findings with all members. The board of directors will not be taking any action on the recommendations this year. They want all the members input and further town hall type meetings to discuss the findings and review the recommendations before implementing any program. If you haven’t attended any of our meetings on this topic please visit our web site or stop by the office for more information. BBLCA Adopted Roadways BBLCA has officially received approval from Clifton Township for our adoption of Fox Farm Road and Sunnyside Road in Clifton Township. We will conduct road side cleanup of these roads twice per year. If you would like to help us with these efforts please give the ELM Committee or the office your name and we will contact you when the cleanup days are scheduled.

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LakeViews is a quarterly newspaper published as a community service for members of the Big Bass Lake Community Association, Inc. (BBLCA). The views expressed in this publication do not necessarily reflect the views of the community association, its board of directors, community manager, agents, employees or the publisher. BBLCA is authorized to review and withhold from publication any submissions at its own discretion. BBLCA and Community Newspaper Publishers disclaim any liability for any advertisements or comments published herein and in no way endorses or guarantees any advertisements contained in this publication. Further, no advertisements from members or non-members shall be published when the focus of the advertisement is to comment on matters presently before BBLCA management.

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No Outdoor Burning Rule Clarified and Revised At the recommendation of our members; the board of directors reviewed our outdoor burning rules during the January 18, 2014 board meeting. The revised rule is included in this LakeViews and is posted at the office and on our web site. The rule clarifies that outdoor burning in fire pits is not allowed. Outdoor burning using a grill, chimineas or other manufactured type devices with a grate cover or spark arrestor are allowed. Please see the complete Outdoor Burning Rule for more information or contact the office with any questions. Revised Boat Space Policy Again at the recommendation of some of our members, the board revisited the boat rack policy at their January meeting and amended the policy to make the first rental space free for any member. Second and additional spaces rented by our members will be at the same fees as 2013 ($20 full space/$10 half space per season). The sign ups for the spaces will again be held at the Clubhouse on April 5th. Please see the complete Watercraft/Boat Space Policy in this issue of the LakeViews or contact the office with any questions. Community Garden Opening May 2014 You asked for one so after allot of work and planning by our members and staff we are building a community garden for our members. The garden will be located behind the maintenance and admin office area. It will include access to water and be fenced in to keep (hopefully) the deer and other wildlife out. Spaces are now available on a first come first served basis and can be rented for $15 per season. To reserve your garden space (please limit up to two per member) please call or stop by the Administration Office. Please see this issue of the LakeViews for more details. 2013 Accomplishments Thank you all for making 2013 so successful. Just some of our accomplishments: • Awarded 2013 Community of the Year • Obtained 2013 Firewise Re-Certification • Paved 1.8 miles of roads and replaced 12 culverts • Completed capital/reserve projects successfully on time and over $15,000 under budget expectations • Updated Repair & Replacement Reserve Program • Offered free brush chipping for one month • BBLCA managers chosen to make expert presentations to outside communities and organizations • Replaced two floating docks in Big Bass Lake • Completed Clubhouse interior improvements (carpet, furniture, etc) and new kitchen equipment • Expanded open pool hours at Recreation Center • Started offering free towel service at Recreation Center • Had more events at Clubhouse • Replaced HVAC system at Clubhouse • Obtained one additional building lot near ELM park and access/easement parcel in Section BB • Purchased Sales Office (Welcome Center) for $40,000 • Made $16,811 worth of improvements/repairs to the Sales Office • Obtained tenant for Sales Office (Big Bass Lake Realty/Ar-Tech) I am looking forward to working with all of you this year to make 2014 even more successful. As always, please feel free to contact me directly if you have any questions about any issue regarding Big Bass Lake Community. We should all be very proud and honored to say that we live in an award-winning community that is Firewise Certified, Gold Star Certified and one of the premier communities in the northeast that we call Big Bass Lake Community Association.

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BBLCA Yard Sale & Expo

What do the colored flags mean?

Save the date... Saturday, August 2 “All You Can Eat” Pasta Nights 1st Saturday of the month starting March 1 Time: 5pm-7pm Location: Clubhouse In Advance: $9 adults / $5 kids 12 & under (tickets must be purchased 24 hours in advance)

At the Door: $12 adults / $7 kids 12 & under Menu: Pasta Choices: Ziti, Linguine and Angel Hair  Sauce Choice: Red, Alfredo, White or Red Clam Meat Choice: Sausage, Meatball and Chicken Various other toppings  Tossed Salad (with oil & vinegar) Garlic Bread Light Dessert, Soda, Iced Tea & Water

No Open Burning Rule

Please adhere to our No Open Burning Rule to insure that our community mitigates the threat of fire as much as possible. Open Burning in fire pits in not allowed within BBLCA. Our burning rules states that: No open burning of any kind is allowed within the Big Bass Lake community by any member or their guests/tenants/vendors. The exception to this rule is the allowance for members or their guests/tenants to use appropriate propane or barbecue grills, chimineas or manufactured fire pits of an inorganic portable nature for the purpose of cooking food. Personal grills are only permitted if they are 650 square inches in grilling surface or less and must contain a grate cover on the member’s property or 200 square inches for designated common areas. Chimineas or manufactured fire pits of an inorganic portable non-permanent nature type devices must be enclosed and have a grate cover or spark arrestor and be no more than 5 feet tall and 3 feet wide and are not allowed in any common area. Approved and revised by the BBLCA BOD 1/19/2014

Green Flag at BBL Beach area indicates that it is safe to ice skate in the designated ice skating area at Big Bass Lake and is OPEN.

Red Flag at BBL Beach area indicates that it is NOT safe to ice skate and the designated area at Big Bass Lake is CLOSED.

Please note that the Green Flag and Red Flags are for the conditions at the designated ice skating area at Big Bass Lake ONLY. It is not an indicator of the conditions or thickness of the ice in any other area of our Big Bass Lake or other lakes. Ice fishing on our lakes is at your own risk and the members are responsible for checking the conditions before going onto our lake. Please use caution and adhere to safe practices if you go onto our lakes.


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Upcoming Events March 2014 Date Time

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Water Aerobics Rec. Center/Indoor Pool All You Can Eat Pasta Night Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Stretch & Walk Exercise Line Dancing Canasta/Bridge Line Dancing Knitting/Crocheting BBL Art Workshop Water Aerobics Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Adult Cards & Games Stretch & Walk Exercise Big Bass Lake Quilters Canasta/Bridge Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Water Aerobics Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Stretch & Walk Exercise Line Dancing Canasta/Bridge Line Dancing Knitting/Crocheting BBL Art Workshop Water Aerobics Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Adult Cards & Games Stretch & Walk Exercise Big Bass Lake Quilters Canasta/Bridge Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Water Aerobics Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Stretch & Walk Exercise Line Dancing Canasta/Bridge Book Discussion Group Line Dancing Knitting/Crocheting BBL Art Workshop Water Aerobics Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Adult Cards & Games Stretch & Walk Exercise Big Bass Lake Quilters Canasta/Bridge Gadget Discussion Group Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Water Aerobics Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Stretch & Walk Exercise Line Dancing Canasta/Bridge Line Dancing Knitting/Crocheting BBL Art Workshop Water Aerobics Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Adult Cards & Games

Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Clubhouse Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Administration Office

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Stretch & Walk Exercise Big Bass Lake Quilters Canasta/Bridge Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Water Aerobics Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Stretch & Walk Exercise Line Dancing Canasta/Bridge

Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office

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Line Dancing Knitting/Crocheting BBL Art Workshop Water Aerobics Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Adult Cards & Games Stretch & Walk Exercise Big Bass Lake Quilters Canasta/Bridge Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Water Aerobics Rec. Center/Indoor Pool All You Can Eat Pasta Night Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Stretch & Walk Exercise Line Dancing Canasta/Bridge Line Dancing Knitting/Crocheting BBL Art Workshop Water Aerobics Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Adult Cards & Games Stretch & Walk Exercise Big Bass Lake Quilters Canasta/Bridge Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Water Aerobics Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Stretch & Walk Exercise Line Dancing Canasta/Bridge Book Discussion Group Line Dancing Knitting/Crocheting BBL Art Workshop Water Aerobics Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Adult Cards & Games Stretch & Walk Exercise Big Bass Lake Quilters Canasta/Bridge Administration Office Closed Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Water Aerobics Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Annual Easter Egg Hunt All Facilities Closed Stretch & Walk Exercise Line Dancing Canasta/Bridge Line Dancing Knitting/Crocheting BBL Art Workshop

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Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Recreation Center Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office


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Water Aerobics Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Adult Cards & Games Stretch & Walk Exercise Big Bass Lake Quilters Canasta/Bridge Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Water Aerobics Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Stretch & Walk Exercise Line Dancing Canasta/Bridge Line Dancing Knitting/Crocheting BBL Art Workshop Water Aerobics Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Adult Cards & Games

Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Administration Office

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Stretch & Walk Exercise Big Bass Lake Quilters Canasta/Bridge Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Water Aerobics Rec. Center/Indoor Pool All You Can Eat Pasta Night Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Stretch & Walk Exercise Line Dancing Canasta/Bridge Line Dancing Knitting/Crocheting BBL Art Workshop Water Aerobics Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Adult Cards & Games Stretch & Walk Exercise Big Bass Lake Quilters Canasta/Bridge Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Water Aerobics Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Stretch & Walk Exercise Line Dancing Canasta/Bridge Line Dancing Knitting/Crocheting BBL Art Workshop Water Aerobics Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Adult Cards & Games Stretch & Walk Exercise Big Bass Lake Quilters Canasta/Bridge Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Water Aerobics Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Stretch & Walk Exercise Line Dancing Canasta/Bridge Book Discussion Group Line Dancing

Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Clubhouse Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office

May 2014 9am 10am 1pm 5pm-8pm 10am-11am 11am-6:45pm 5pm-7pm 11am-4:45pm 9am 10:30am 1pm 10:30am 1pm 1pm 5pm-6pm 6pm-8pm 7pm 9am 10am 1pm 5pm-8pm 10am-11am 11am-6:45pm 11am-4:45pm 9am 10:30am 1pm 10:30am 1pm 1pm 5pm-6pm 6pm-8pm 7pm 9am 10am 1pm 5pm-8pm 10am-11am 11am-6:45pm 11am-4:45pm 9am 10:30am 1pm 2pm 10:30am

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Knitting/Crocheting BBL Art Workshop Water Aerobics Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Adult Cards & Games Stretch & Walk Exercise Big Bass Lake Quilters Canasta/Bridge Water Aerobics Outdoor Pool Big Bass Lake Beach Larsen Beach Outdoor Pool Big Bass Lake Beach Larsen Beach Administration Office Closed Outdoor Pool Big Bass Lake Beach Larsen Beach Line Dancing Knitting/Crocheting BBL Art Workshop Water Aerobics Adult Cards & Games Stretch & Walk Exercise Big Bass Lake Quilters Canasta/Bridge Water Aerobics Big Bass Lake Beach Outdoor Pool Larsen Beach

Administration Office Administration Office Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Outdoor Pool/Clubhouse Big Bass Lake Larsen Beach Outdoor Pool/Clubhouse Big Bass Lake Larsen Beach Big Bass Lake Outdoor Pool/Clubhouse Larsen Beach Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Rec. Center/Indoor Pool Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Administration Office Outdoor Pool Big Bass Lake Outdoor Pool/Clubhouse Larsen Beach

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Upcoming Meetings HOME IMPROVEMENTS SIDING, ROOFING, WINDOWS & MORE

March 2014

Meeting ELM Advisory Committee Adult Social Activities Advisory-Work Session Maintenance Committee Work Session Board of Directors Meeting Winter Membership Meeting Architecture Review Panel Maintenance Advisory Committee Meeting Joint Committee Chairs Meeting

Location Admin. Office Admin. Office Admin. Office Clubhouse Clubhouse Admin. Office Admin. Office Admin. Office

April 2014

Meeting Board of Directors-Work Session Safety Advisory Committee Meeting Safety Committee - Bus Stop Safety Input Adult Social Activities Advisory-Work Session Maintenance Committee Work Session Fiscal Advisory Commitee ELM Advisory Committee Architecture Review Panel Maintenance Advisory Committee Meeting Citation Review Panel

Location Admin. Office Admin. Office Admin. Office Admin. Office Admin. Office Admin. Office Admin. Office Admin. Office Admin. Office Admin. Office

May 2014

Meeting ELM Advisory Committee Adult Social Activities Advisory Committee Adult Social Activities Advisory-Work Session Maintenance Committee Work Session Board of Directors Meeting Recreation Advisory Committee Meeting Architecture Review Panel Maintenance Advisory Committee Meeting Joint Committee Chairs Meeting

Location Admin. Office Admin. Office Admin. Office Admin. Office Admin. Office Admin. Office Admin. Office Admin. Office Admin. Office

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Be Environmentally Friendly! Recycle your old,unwanted, broken and outdated electronics and appliances.

Free Electronics Recycling Day

Saturday, June 28, 2014 10:00AM to 2:00PM

Big Bass Lake Maintenance Complex 227 Fox Farm Road, Gouldsboro PA Items that can be recycled FREE of charge:

Telephones/Cell Phones LCD/CRT Monitors Stereos & Speakers/ Cables & Cords Smart Boards/Keyboards & Mice UPS Battery Backups/Laptop Batteries Audio Visual Equipment/Plotters Microwaves/Small Appliances

Desktop/Laptop Computers DVD Players/VCRs/Filing Cabinets Printers/Fax Machines/Floor Copiers Copiers/Scanners/Print Cartridges Gaming Systems/ Projectors Calculators/Adding Machines Exercise Equipment/Metal Items

Items that can be recycled for a fee:

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Refrigerators - $30 Floor Freezers - $30 Air Conditioners - $20 Dehumidifiers - $20 Washers & Dryers - $10 each Dishwashers - $10 Car Batteries - $5 (sealed lead acid) Televisions - $30 (not broken) Hard Drive Destruction (offsite) - $10 per drive, includes a Certificate of Destruction. Document Shredding Service (offsite) - $10 per standard paper size box, includes a Certificate of Destruction.

Mark Your Calendar… BBLCA Annual Golf Tournament Pocono Farms Country Club July 21, 2014 - 8:30am Shotgun Start Come out and help us make this event a success! Proceeds will benefit the Gouldsboro Ambulance Squad

Hey Golfers! The Big Bass Duffers will soon be back in full swing.

Starting in April, the Big Bass Duffers will be back at it - playing area golf courses every Tuesday. Sign up at the Administration Office at least one week in advance so that the proper number of tee times can be reserved at the course. The Duffer’s caravan will meet at the Administration Office parking lot Tuesday mornings. Courses and departure times will change on a weekly basis. This information will be posted at the Administra tion Office. For additional information, contact Joe Godino (570-842-1769) or Leo Harper (570-848-2853). See you on the course!

Boat Rack Reservation Policy

On Saturday, April 5, 2014, sign-ups for watercraft (boat/canoe/kayak) racks will be held at the BBLCA Clubhouse starting at 10am. The rack space reservation fee is $20 per year for full space (boats), and $10 per year for a designated half space (canoe/kayak) rack space. The reservation fee is waived for the first boat, canoe, or kayak per member. Watercraft racks will be assigned on a first-come/first-served basis. The first member in line will have the first choice of rack spot, etc. Only two watercraft spaces of any size will be allowed to be reserved until May 15. After May 15, if space is available, a member may reserve additional rack spaces. Rack sign-ups will continue until all rack spots are reserved. At that time a waiting list will be developed. On April 15 of each year, the racks will be open for members to put their watercraft in the assigned racks. If a member hires BBLCA to place the watercraft, BBLCA staff will move the watercraft to the assigned spot on April 15 or later. If any watercraft is found to be in a reserved spot that is not assigned to that member, such watercraft will be removed and the member will be charged $100. All watercraft must be removed from racks by October 15, 2014. Watercraft that do not have a space registration sticker are not allowed to be left in any common area overnight.

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Spring 2014 Septic Pumpout April 14-18, 2014

Solids Tank up to 1000 gallons: $225

Tanks greater than 1000 gallons: add 22.5¢/gallon (Regular Koberlein price is $265)

Sandmound System: $295

These systems have two tanks: a solids tank and a pump tank

Digging off cover by Koberlein: $40/foot Call the office at 842-6388 to sign up by April 10, 2014 You will need to indicate your type of system, whether access covers are accessible or need to be dug off by Koberlein, and if you will be present. If present, you may pay the driver; if not, mail your check payable to “Koberlein Septic” to: Koberlein Septic, 188 Beach Lake, Honesdale PA 18431 570-698-6672 Include E911 number and street address in the memo section of your check. Credit cards also accepted.

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BBLCA Septic System Management Plan APPROVED 4/21/12 Each Big Bass Lake Community member who owns a property on which a treatment septic tank is located within the Big Bass Lake Community Association (herein called BBLCA) which includes all BBLCA members including those that are part of the Big Bass Lake Water/Sewer Company shall comply with the following by December 31, 2014: Provide documentation to BBLCA that they have had their treatment septic tank on their property cleaned or inspected by a State of PA licensed inspector/pumper/hauler within the past two (2) years (after 4/1/2010) or by 12/31/2014. The inspection of a treatment septic tank must show that treatment septic tank is not filled with solids or scum in excess of one third (1/3) the liquid depth of the tank whichever is later or the scum blanket depth exceeds three inches. Provide BBLCA with a current BBLCA Sewage Disposal System Inspection receipt, in a form approved by BBLCA, documenting date on which treatment septic tank was cleaned or inspected by a State of PA licensed pumper/hauler, documenting that solids and or scum blanket in septic treatment tank has not reached a depth that requires cleaning in accordance with criteria stated above. The completed current BBLCA Sewage Disposal System Inspection form Receipt must be submitted to BBLCA by December 31, 2014. Or, provide documentation that your septic tank is less then five years old (installed or replaced after 4/1/2007). Notice to Comply/Notice of Non-Compliance: BBLCA will give notice by personal service or by United States mail, to the person member who owns property on which the treatment septic tank is located, directing and requiring that person member to clean the treatment septic tank and provide BBLCA with a receipt documenting date on which treatment septic tank was cleaned or inspected, in accordance with the management procedure maintained in the BBLCA Office and which may change from time to time. Violations and Penalties: Any person member who violates provisions of this regulation shall be subject to a fine of $250.00 (Two hundred and fifty dollars) plus $50.00 (fifty dollars) for each six months of non-compliance. Effective Date: 4/21/2012


BBLCA Recreation

By Kim Yencho, Recreation Director We have many exciting events scheduled for the upcoming months. Be sure to check out future Lake Ledgers, Channel 80, and our website (www.bblca.com) for extended hours and changes.

Upcoming 2014 Events:

Feb. 15 March 1 March 15 April 18 April 19 April 26

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Family Night Bingo, 7pm Clubhouse All You Can Eat Pasta Buffet (every 1st Saturday) Winter Membership Meeting, 10am Clubhouse Admin. Office Closed - Good Friday. Easter Egg Hunt, 1pm Sharp, Rec. Center BBLCA New Member Luncheon

The Recreation Center & Indoor Pool is open for the winter season. Hours of operation are Wednesday Nights 6pm-8pm (Water Aerobics 5pm-6pm), Friday Nights 5pm-8pm, Saturday 11am-6:45pm (Water Aerobics 10am-11am) and Sunday 11am-4:45pm. Additional hours will be posted on the website, Channel 80, and in future Lake Ledgers. With all this cold weather, who can’t wait for summer to come???? This summer we are looking for new ideas and activities. If you have any ideas or suggestions for recreation programs, please contact Kim Yencho at kyencho@bblca.com The BBLCA Recreation Department is accepting applications for summer employment. Positions available: Day/Night Supervisors, Certified Lifeguards, Pool Desk Monitors, Swim Coach, Assistant Swim Coach & Recreation Staff. Please stop by the Admin. Office for an application.

Big Bass Lake Lifeguard Takes Water Safety to the Next Level

By Anne Reinhardt, Recreation Committee Chair Gavin O’Donnell, who has worked as a certified lifeguard serving the Big Bass Lake Community since 2011, has recently been accepted to the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis Maryland through the Naval Academy Foundation Scholarship program. He was one of over eighteen thousand applicants who applied for admission, which required a nomination from a member of Congress, and only fifty receive the honor of the USNA Foundation Scholarship program. Gavin, who is currently a senior at Lakeland High School, is a member of the National Honor Society and Mu Alpha Theta National Mathematics Honor Society. He has been recognized as a Times-Tribune All-Region athlete in both football and track & field, and an All-State Football All-Star by the Pennsylvania Football News with six varsity athletic letters. We wish Gavin safe travels and calm seas as he begins a life of service to our nation.

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Fall & Winter Hours Wednesday: 5pm – 8pm (Water Aerobics 5pm-6pm) Friday: 5pm – 8pm Saturday: 10am – 6:45pm (Water Aerobics 10am-11am) Sunday: 11am – 4:45pm

Please check out our website calendar for special events and extended pool hours. Need a towel? Please use one but don’t take one. Towels are now available in the Mens’ and Ladies’ Rooms at the Recreation Center for your use and convenience.

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By Kathy Herling The winner of the quilt made by the Big Bass Quilters and donated to the Gouldsboro Area Foundation was drawn on a snowy day in December in conjunction with “Christmas in Gouldsboro.” Her name is Josephine Fratamico and she is from Old Forge. She bought her chance from Nancy Lovaglio and it seems fitting that a friend of Nancy should win, since she was responsible for selling a great number of chances. The Foundation took in close to $600, making it a fine fundraiser for their efforts in the community. The quilters are now working on a new project in a blue and yellow color scheme. The quilting process takes a while, so the ladies will have time to think about what charity will receive the proceeds from this one. Anyone interested in quilting or learning more about our group is invited to join us on Thursday mornings from 10 a.m. to noon in the Association Office.

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Adult Social Activities Advisory Committee

By Roslyn Rosenberg, ASA Committee Chair Our Adult Social Activities Advisory Committee has been busy this past holiday season. I would like to take you all on our journey to see what our group has accomplished. We start off on our Thanksgiving event which was held at My Brother’s Place, Nov. 11. The restaurant was packed with 50 plus members and their spouses. The food was exceptional, but the family atmosphere was what put this event to new heights. What a start to our season! The following day, Nov. 12, was our work meeting with our “bags for the homeless.” Our ladies not only contributed toiletries and hard candies, but put together over 200 bags of goodies for the St. Francis of Assisi Kitchen. On Dec. 2, we had our holiday dinner at the Blue Shutters Inn. This year instead of exchanging new gifts we decided to re-gift items we had lurking in our houses and donate money/food to Griffin Pond Animal Shelter and the Kid Clothes Closet. We also collected money for a family who had just lost their father. We wanted to make three young children have a nice Christmas. As always, our holiday dinner was exceptional and the feeling of giving lifted everyone’s spirits.

Backyard Animals

By Jane Thomassen, ELM Advisory Committee All kinds of wild animals live near us. Some we see daily; others are around us unseen at night. Coyotes live in groups, and get together around dusk and dawn. In winter, late afternoons or early evenings find them off to the hunt for dinner. Sometimes they are seen in the headlights of a car, and at first look they appear to be medium sized brown dogs. Check how bony they look with rugged coats, and a big fluffy tail. They eat small animals, including feral cats or YOUR cat if it is out looking around. As soon as the pups are old enough, they participate in the hunt. They howl or yip with the adults and are paired up to go in different directions. Bobcats have been seen sitting on stone fences. They are bigger than big cats, and hunt alone. They too are nocturnal, and we know little about them as of now. Red fox and silver fox are both here and are usually seen as a streak running fast. They hunt alone. If you have seen these predator animals, or heard the round-up calls at dawn or dusk (coyotes) let the ELM Committee know about your sightings. The bobcats move silently, so if you walk in the evening or live near big empty tracts of land that would provide habitat, be observant. If you take your dog, be sure you have a clean-up bag in your pocket. Tell us where and when you saw any unusual animals.

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This year our group also decided to give our BBLCA Staff a much-needed thank you. Again, our ladies outdid themselves with their food and help. We wanted to let these employees know that through the year-whether it is snowing, fixing roads or answering our questions-we do rely on and appreciate their services. I would like everyone to know that without my Co-Chair, Marge Boyd, all this would not have been accomplished and my thanks to our Committee Members who work with us throughout the year. I also would like to thank the members of the ASAAC Group for the generosity and compassion they have shown. I feel proud to be a part of this wonderful group and can’t wait to see what we come up with for next year. Have a happy and healthy 2014.

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Comments/Questions/Responses from Meetings and Open Forums November 16, 2013 BOD Meeting Comment/Question – A members stated that BBLCA members should get more involved with our outside groups/communities. In addition, she suggested BBLCA members officially adopt the township roads; Fox Farm Road and Sunnyside Road in Clifton Township for cleanup twice a year. She asked if the Board would send a letter to Clifton Township asking to be sponsors of these roads. Answer/Response – The Board of Directors thought that it would be a good idea to adopt Fox Farm Road and Sunnyside Road in Clifton Township and have the ELM Committee oversee the roadside clean up twice per year. BBLCA will send a letter with our official request to Clifton Township and will ask the ELM Committee to coordinate the cleanup twice per year. Comment/Question – A member stated that the ASAAC Advisory Committee is helping St. Jude’s by recycling greeting cards. A box was but in the lobby to collect the front of greeting cards for the children to refurbish into new cards. Cards cannot be accepted from Hallmark, Disney, or American Greetings. She also said that coupons are also being collected to assist the military personnel in Germany. She noted that a clothes closet is being set up at the Daleville United Methodist Church and that a new toy or clothing will be collected at the Holiday Luncheon on December 2, 2013. ASAAC is also collecting items for the Griffin Pond Animal Shelter. Lastly, the ASAAC is providing a Holiday luncheon for BBLCA staff on December 12, 2013 at 11:30am

January 18, 2014 BOD Meeting Comment/Question – Noted the high expense of propane gas at the Recreation Center and Clubhouse, asked if bids were solicited, and asked if any of the tanks were owned by the Association?

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Answer/Response - The Association purchases propane as a commercial customer from Suburban Propane and quotes are received. The pricing we currently receive is based on the lowest price for commercial variable rate propane. None of our tanks are owned with the exception of one tank at the Clubhouse. Propane expenses for all buildings were less than budgeted this year with the exception of the Recreation Center. The reason the Recreation Center was over budget was due to the increase in extended opening hours in 2013 that were not budgeted. Propane expenses are monitored closely and we will continue to do so. Comment/Question – Thanked the Board for a very positive meeting. He also thanked management for supplying towels at the Recreation Center as he usually forgets his. He asked how the priority of road maintenance is determined and the progress of same. Answer/Response - Approximately 1.8 miles of roads were paved in 2013 based on our priority list that is reviewed and updated by our engineer and our Facility Manager Steve Scorzelli. Approximately 13 miles of roadways will be paved and over 100 culverts will be replaced during the next 7 years based on the priority list that is updated each year by our engineer and Steve Scorzelli. Comment/Question – Thanked Kim Yencho and her staff for all their help at the ASAAC luncheon at the Clubhouse. She also asked that the Board consider advertising that they will accept input from the members on rules, policy updates and other matters concerning BBLCA. Answer/Response - The Board of Directors always welcomes any input from our members on any matter concerning BBLCA. Members can give input on any rule revisions by contacting the office or submitting their recommendations to the appropriate committee. Also, any input is welcome by management or the board at anytime. Members are encouraged to contact the office or the General Manger to provide any input on any matter at any time. Members do receive a response on all input received. All input is welcome and encouraged. Comment/Question – Gave congratulations for being named Community of the Year for 2013. She also praised the Board for treating their fellow Board members and all members with respect. She also stated that the Recreation Committee will meet in February and will submit suggestions for use of the sales office to the BOD.

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Gouldsboro Area Gatherings

Sometimes we don’t learn about special events going on right here in our local community until it’s too late to attend. Here are some upcoming events you may want to put on your calendars now as well as information about area churches. AREA CHURCHES Gouldsboro United Methodist Church (Corner of Main & Fourth Sts.) 570-842-7139 - Rev. Ron Onder; Interim Pastor: Rev. Jim Maxwell Sunday School 9:30-10:15 a.m.; Worship Service 11:00 a.m. “Gouldsboro Café” coffee time at 10:30 a.m.; all are welcome. Choir Practice Thursdays 6:30-7:30 p.m. You do not need to be a member of the church; call Jacqui Adams, 843-5049, with questions. Upcoming Events: March 5: Ash Wednesday Service – 7 p.m. April 17: Maundy Thursday Service – 7 p.m. at Thornhurst UMC May 3: Mother’s Day Dinner - 5 p.m. call Sue Klein, 842-6106, for reservations June 7: Take-out Chicken Barbeque Grace Lutheran Church (Main St.) 570-842-6409 - Rev. Thomas Neuviller Sunday Worship Service 10:45 a.m.; Sunday School 9:30 a.m. Upcoming Events: February 24: Community Dinner – free 5-7 p.m. March 4: Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper March 5: Ash Wednesday Service 7 p.m. March 24: Community Dinner – free 5-7 p.m. April 20: Easter Sunrise Service @ the Lake off Third St. April 28: Community Dinner – free 5-7 p.m. May 19: Community Dinner – free 5-7 p.m. St. Rita’s Catholic Church (512 Main St., Gouldsboro) 570-842-4995 - Rev. Alfred Vito Worship Schedule: Saturday – Vigil 4 p.m. Sunday – 8:30 a.m. & 9:45 a.m. Daily Schedule: Monday through Thursday – 9 a.m. [Saint Anthony’s closed October 10, 2013] Ongoing Pierogies Sale call the church office between 9:00 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. to order and for more information

Spring Brook Congregational Church (209 Beech Rd., Rt. 502, Spring Brook Twp.) 570-842-6066 - Rev. Doug Littleton GOULDSBORO GROUPS & EVENTS Gouldsboro Historical Society – meets the third Monday of every month at 11 a.m. at the Lutheran Church on Main Street in Gouldsboro. New members welcome. Gouldsboro Area Foundation – The Gouldsboro Area Foundation has its headquarters in the Gouldsboro Train Station and also manages the station. Meetings are held the last Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m.; new members are welcome to attend. The Gouldsboro Train Station contains the GAF gift shop (with Gouldsboro souvenirs) and a full service events room (rest rooms, kitchen & seating for 60) available for rent. Contact Jeannie at 842-6129 for details. A museum in the train station is operated by the Gouldsboro Historical Society offering historical exhibitions. The station is open to the public every Saturday, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., and will be closed January through March. Tentative Schedule of Events March 8: Board meets with community representatives at the Station at 7 p.m. March 25: Welcome back party 6 p.m.; first meeting 7 p.m April 12: Firehouse - Saturday Night at the Races; doors open at 6 p.m.; Post time at 7 p.m; $20 a ticket; $25 at the door (on hold for Fire Dept. approval) June 2: Golf Tournament

The BBLCA Board of Directors, Management, and Committees are looking for your recommendations, comments, suggestions and ideas. Have a suggestion for a revised rule or an idea for a new amenity? You can submit your ideas, recommendations, suggestions or comments verbally to the office or to the General Manager who is available to meet with any member or discuss these issues on the phone. Or you can submit your ideas via our website to our various committees, Board of Directors or management or by stopping by the office. All of our members are also invited to attend any committee meetings to voice their suggestions, comments and/or ideas. We want your input and promise to respond to all written suggestions or recommendations.

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Gethsemane Baptist Church (Route 435, Daleville) 570-842-8742 - Pastor John Nemo Sunday Worship Service 11 a.m. Sunday School 10 a.m. Wednesday Bible Study & Prayer 7 p.m. St. Catherine of Siena Parish, (220 Church Street, Moscow) 570-842-4561 - Father Robert Simon Mass: Saturday 5 p.m.; Sunday 7:30, 9 and 11:30 a.m. Reconciliation/Confession: Saturday 3:30 p.m. in the Eucharistic Chapel. Office hours: Monday through Friday 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. St. Catherine’s Knights of Columbus Council #6050 meets in Kelly Hall under the church the second Wednesday of the month. The Fourth Degree meeting is 7:30 p.m., followed by Third Degree meeting at 8:00 p.m. The fourth Wednesday of the month is a social meeting. Cross Road Assembly of God (Rtes. 435 & 590, Elmhurst) 570-842-1454 - Pastor Ron Liples Sunday Worship Service 9 and 11 a.m. St. Mark’s Episcopal Church (1109 Church St. Rte. 690, Moscow) 570-842-7231 - Rev. Earl P. Trygar Sunday Worship Service 10 a.m. First Presbyterian Church of Elmhurst (Maple St., Elmhurst) 570-842-6004 Sunday Worship Service 11 a.m.

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Association Documents Are Available to Members

By Elaine McLain, Business Manager Have you lost your copy of the By-Laws? Would you like to read minutes from past Board meetings? Would you like to read a resolution or motion for background information on an association policy? Most of these documents can be found on our association website or at the office. These and other association documents are available to all members for review; owners have the right to inspect them, and the association is happy to make them available. However, we ask that you follow a few standard procedures so we can serve you efficiently. First, submit a written request to the office stating which documents you wish to read. Submit your request several days before you need the documents. We may need extra time to locate older documents if they’re in storage. Before submitting a request, get a clear understanding of what you are looking for and why. Be specific. Your request will be filled as soon as possible, usually within five business days. You will be contacted to set up a time during normal business hours when the documents may be viewed. You can view original documents at no charge. If you want copies of pages from the original documents, make a list or mark the pages you want with a paper clip or sticky note. You will be charged per page for copying. You may also have copies of documents mailed to you and be billed per page for copying and mailing. Most documents are easily assessable by any member at any time via our website or reference library. Some of the documents that are on our website and in our reference library are: All Governing Documents, All Rules and Regulations, Board Minutes, Members Meetings Minutes, All Committee Minutes, Management Reports, Department Reports, Water Testing Reports, Lakes Reports, Consultants Reports, Fish Survey, Lake Management Plan, Septic Management Plan, Snow Plowing Level of Service Plan, Financial Audit, and much more. Some association records are confidential. Requests for sensitive confidential information may be denied. This protects the association and you from liability. Bottom line is that if you are unable to find any document or information you are looking for on our website or in our reference library, just ask for the document. If you have any questions or need further information, please call the office or send an e-mail to the association at admin@bblca.com. We’re here to help.

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