swimming pool association

Manasota Chapter

DeSoto, Hardee, Highlands, Manatee and Sarasota Counties(941) 952-9293
www.FSPAManasota.com / FSPAManasota@FloridaPoolPro.com

The Chapter was proud to present $1,000 to PIPAC and $1,500 to the FSPA Scholarship Program at the last FSPA state Board of Directors meeting.  The Chapter is proud to give money to where it is needed and used wisely.

The Chapter would like to congratulate the local recipient of a FSPA Scholarship, Jennifer Tarricone, daughter of Rich Tarricone, Aquatic Pool Systems.  We wish you the best of luck with your academic pursuits!

The FSPA baseball outing has come and gone…but not without some serious fun!  Thank you to those that attended the game.  We hope you enjoyed yourselves.

September is a very busy month for the FSPA!   First we would like to invite all of our members to attend the FSPA state Board of Directors meeting on Friday, September 15 at Lido Beach Resort.  Find out what the FSPA does for you and your business. Click here to RSVP for meetings

Mark your calendar for Tuesday, September 19 from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at Gecko’s Signature Room.  The Manasota and Charlotte Harbor Chapter will be hosting a joint meeting to discuss government relations issues, legislative updates and PIPAC information from our Government Relations Consultants Jennifer Hatfield and PAC Consultant Wayne Bertsch. To RSVP, contact Sonja.

Lastly, the 40th Annual FSPA High School Invitational Swimming & Diving Meet will be held Saturday, September 23 at Sailfish Splash Aquatic Athletics Center.  The Chapter is looking for volunteers.  Let us know if you’re interested.  Look forward to seeing you there!

Mark your calendars for the 4th annual Manasota Chapter Pig Roast!  This event is not to be missed!  It will be held Saturday, October 7 from 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. at Turtle Beach Pavilion.  Thank you to our sponsors for making this event happen. Sizzling Bacon Sponsors: BB&T Insurance Services, Infinite Pool Finishes and Pool Corp. Pork Loin Sponsors: Ben Brown Insurance and Pentair.  Pork Chop Sponsors: Aadvanced Aqua, Aladdin, Brenntag, Built Right Pool Heaters, CL Industries, FWP, Gunn Sales, HornerXpress, Premix, and Professional Lines.  Thank you!  Still interested in being a sponsor?  Please email Sonja@floridapoolpro.com.

The Chapter is looking for members who are interested to serve on the local Board of Directors for 2018.  To learn more about this opportunity please contact Sonja.

The next Chapter Board of Directors meeting, which all members are encouraged to attend, will be September 19 at 5:00 p.m. at Gecko’s Signature Room.  Your 2017 Board continues to work on exciting and educational events.  Please let us hear from you with any suggestions for speakers or events

Upcoming Events



September 15-16: FSPA State Board of Directors Meeting

September 19: Manasota Chapter Board Meeting

September 19: Manasota-Charlotte Harbor Joint Meeting

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


October 7: Manasota Chapter 4th Annual Pig Roast

Find photos and more on the FSPA FACEBOOK page and also be sure to “like” the Manasota Chapter Facebook page.

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