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WLA News
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Sunset-Full Moon Lake Paddle
Another Lake Paddle will be held on Friday, 7/31. Meet to register at Point Breeze Marina around 6:15. We will launch at 7:00 PM, paddle around the lake for an hour, then watch the Full Moon rise and the Sun set. This is the second full moon in July, which some call a Blue Moon. See calendar at right for more.
7/31/2015 Paddle Info
Read about 2014 Paddles
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"For the Sake of the Lake" Drawing
The "For the Sake of the Lake" drawing will be held at the annual meeting on Tuesday, Aug 11, 2015.
See the WLA Event Calendar Annual Meeting, on this page, for more.
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Book A Cruise
Wednesday, Aug 5, 2015.
WLA Volunteers will provide boats and drivers for cruises.
More about Book A Cruise
2014 Book A Cruise Description
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WLA Paint Nights with Linda Littleton Continue
The next Paint Night session will be Wednesday, July 29.
At Killdeer Island Club: 6:00-8:00PM.
See the WLA Event Calendar, on this page, for more.
See more about Paint Nights.
See the Winter Newsletter article about Paint Night (p. 5)
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Eaglet News
The eaglets are flying more and spending more time away from the nest. It's maybe 8 more weeks before they leave the area.
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WLA Event Calendar
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Wednesday, July 29, 2015
WLA Paint Night
At Killdeer Island Club
Children: (8+) 3-4:30PM. $25 per class.
Adults: 6-8PM. $35 per class.
Subject: Wine Glass Painting
See more about Paint Night.
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Wednesday, July 31, 2015
Sunset-Moon Rise Paddle
Meet at Point Breeze Marina
Register: 6:15-6:45 PM
Launch: 7:00 PM
Moonrise: 8:07 Sunset: 8:08
7/31/2015 Paddle Info
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Wednesday, August 5, 2015
Book A Cruise
At Town Beach
WLA Volunteer Cruises: 10-12
More about Book A Cruise
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Wednesday, August 5, 2015
WLA Paint Night
At Killdeer Island Club
Children: (8+) 3-4:30PM. $25 per class.
Adults: 6-8PM. $35 per class.
Subject: Ink Prints
See more about Paint Night.
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Tuesday, Aug 11, 2015
Annual Meeting
Pasta Dinner
"For the Sake of the Lake" Drawing
Business Meeting
WLA Elections
Details TBA
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Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015
WLA Golf Tournament
Read about the tournament.
Learn about becoming a sponsor.
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Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015
Walktober Event
Paddle on Webster Lake
Time: 1:00-3:00 PM
Launch from: Lakeview Marine
Prereg. required (Follow link below)
More More about Walktober Paddle.
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Earlier WLA News (Selected)
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Beach Party a Big Success
The Beach Party sponsored by the WLA and the Town of Webster was a big success. Lots of people, great entertainment, great food.
A website page is coming.
See more about the Party.
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Fattman Amendment Helps Fund Weed Control
State Senator Ryan C. Fattman secured $125,000.00 in funding for Webster Lake's invasive species mitigation through the passage of Amendment 251.
See original Press Release.
See Webster Times Article.
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Beavers VS. Lake Level
Debris resulting from the work of a family of beavers has produced difficulties in the normal control of the water level of the lake. This has led to a somewhat lower water level than the normal target. Ice breakup contributed to this as well. Now, until we get some water via rain, the raising of the level is slow and difficult.
More about current Lake Level.
For even more, read Lake Geography section.
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2015 Spring Newsletter
The 2015 Spring Newsletter is here. It includes continuation of an article about the Webster Sailing Association, an announcement of a WLA social event at the beach, an Eagle Update, an Einstein discussion, a "Meet the WLA BOD" feature, information about this year's Full Moon Paddles, a Paint Night update, a "Message from the President", and more.
See the Spring Newsletter.
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2015 ICE-OUT Contest Results
The ICE-OUT Contest is completed and the results are in.
ICE-OUT HOME
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2015 Winter Newsletter
The 2015 Winter Newsletter is here.
It includes an article about the Webster Sailing Association, an Eagle Update, a report on the Blue-Green Algae study, a "Meet the WLA BOD" feature, a Paint Night update, a "Message from the President" and more.
See the Winter Newsletter.
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2014 Blue-Green Algae Report
Phase 1 of the Blue-Green Algae Report (2014) has been added to the website. It is in the Lake-Management Section. Also, the associated Lab Reports have been added.
See the Algae Report.
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Golf Results and Gallery Added
The 2014 Golf Tournament was great fun and earned almost $18,000 for the WLA.
See the Website for the Results and the new Gallery.
Read more about the Tournament
Find our Golf Sponsors
See the 2014 Golf Gallery
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Paddle Recap and Gallery
A new recap of the 2014 Paddles and a photo gallery have been added to the website.
Read the 2014 Recap
See the 2014 Paddle Gallery
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Changes to Bylaws Finalized, Added to Website.
Footnotes indicate changes made to the Bylaws.
Review the Bylaws
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WLA adds Statement on Paddleboat.
In response to what appears to be confusion about the WLA position regarding the proposed paddleboat project and related laws, the WLA Board of Directors issued a statement clarifying that position.
Read the WLA Statement
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Liberty and Liberty Belle gone.
The 2014 Eaglets have left the lake, but Freedom returned for a brief visit.
See the newsletter for more (p. 2)
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2014 Book A Cruise
Seventeen WLA pontoon boat owners volunteered their boats and their time to give rides to young people from Webster and Dudley who successfully completed a summer reading program. The Webster-Dudley Boys and Girls Club, Corbin Public Library and the Webster Police Department all contribute to the program.
Read more about Book A Cruise
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2014 Senior Lake Outing
The Webster Lake Association, working with the Webster Senior Center, organized and sponsored the first annual Senior Lake Outing at the Webster Town Beach. WLA members volunteered their pontoon boats and their time to take participants on a tour of the entire lake. A.J. Alkire cooked hamburgers and hot dogs and WLA members, along with staff members from the Senior Center, helped serve lunch.
Read more about the outing
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Summer 2014 General Meeting
The 2014 WLA General meeting and Potluck Supper was held on August 12 at the Kildeer Island Club. The food at the Potluck Supper was delicious. The evening included a short business meeting, elections for some new board members and officers and the "For the Sake of the Lake" Drawing (see below).
Read about the current officers and board
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2014 "For the Sake of the Lake" Drawing
The 2014 WLA "For the Sake of the Lake" Drawing was a big success with 5 happy winners and over $8000 earned for the WLA Lake/Weed Management programs.
Read more about the drawing
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WLA Eagle Photos
The WLA is teaming with photographer Steve Birtz to sell beautiful photographs of the Webster Lake Eagles.
Read more about the photos
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