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Florida West Coast Chapter

Hernando, Pasco (western portion) and Pinellas Counties – Executive Director: Malinda Howard 727-638-6072
www.FSPAWestCoast.com / FSPAFloridaWestCoast@FloridaPoolPro.com

The Chapter Board met on Tuesday, August 1 at Queen’s Pizza, Clearwater.  Thank you to Linda Bice and Gorman Company Clearwater for sponsoring the lunch.  The next Board of Directors meeting will be held at noon on Tuesday, September 5, at Queen’s Pizza, 1834 N. Belcher Road, Clearwater.  Our Board of Directors meetings are usually scheduled for the first Tuesday of the month.  We are always interested in hearing your ideas for Chapter meetings and programs.

The Florida West Coast Chapter would like to congratulate our local 2017 FSPA Merit Scholarship recipients Michael Ball, sponsored by The Pool Works of Florida; Sheridan Bishop, sponsored by Curtis Pools; and Bryant Howard, sponsored by Rick’s Pool Service.  Best wishes to Michael, Sheridan, and Bryant as they are back at school continuing their education!

Mark your calendars and plan to join us for the Florida West Coast Chapter’s Annual Pool Industry Table Top Event on Tuesday, October 24 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
at Ruth Eckerd Hall – Great Room, 1111 McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater.   We will have an exciting mixture of pool industry displays, food, drinks and prizes.  All suppliers and vendors should make plans to display their products at this popular event which is always well attended by pool industry professionals.  Reserve your spot by Tuesday, October 10.  Call or e-mail the Chapter office today for exhibitor registration information.

Do you like to fish?  Plan to join the Chapter for an All-Day Chartered Deep Sea Fishing Trip on Saturday, November 4 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. onboard the Double Eagle at Clearwater Municipal Marina, 25 Causeway Blvd., Clearwater.  The cost is $60 for adults and $40 for children (12 and under), bait and gear included.  No fishing license required.  Space is limited so reserve your spot today!   Food and drinks available for purchase from Galley, and parking is $12 per vehicle.

Upcoming Events


September 5: Florida West Coast Chapter Board Meeting

September 15-16: FSPA State Board of Directors Meeting

September 23: 40th Annual FSPA High School Swimming and Diving Meet


October 3: Florida West Coast Chapter Board Meeting

October 24: Florida West Coast Chapter Annual Pool Industry Table Top

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