swimming pool association

October BOD Meeting

October 5-6, 2017                                                                     

Lido Beach Resort

700 Benjamin Franklin Dr.
Sarasota, FL 34236

You can book online for the block here.

You can also make your reservation online by calling the resort at 800-441-2113 and mention you are with the Florida Swimming Pool Association to receive the discount rate.

Click here to RSVP for meetings. You must RSVP Online for meetings and lunch you will attend. If you do not RSVP for lunch, it will not be provided to you.

Proxy form for Board members unable to attend.

All meetings are open for members to attend.


Thursday, October 5

8:30 a.m.  – 11:00 a.m.
Executive Committee meeting


11:00 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.
489 Task Force


11:00 a.m. – 1:15 p.m
Chapter Staff & Leaders Meeting


1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.


3:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.


4:15 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Presidents and Executive Committee
PIPAC Campaign update


4:45 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Nominating Committee (Chapter Presidents)


5:00 p.m.
Reception co-hosted by Manasota Chapter & State office


Friday, October 6

7:30 a.m.


8:00 a.m – 9:00 a.m.


9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m


10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Trade Show


11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.


Below The Surface the Industry blog

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