News and Updates from the Lake Hopatcong Foundation

2019 LHF Gala – Tastings, Tapas, and Topsiders

Categories: community, Events, Fundraisers, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, Mt. Arlington, News
The 2019 Lake Hopatcong Foundation Gala will be held on Saturday, July 27 starting at 6 pm at the historical Lake Hopatcong Yacht Club, 75 N Bertrand Rd, Mt Arlington, NJ.  This year’s theme will be “Set Sail,” an evening of wine, beer, and liquor samplings from an array of vendors along with small plates …

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Summer cruises on the Floating Classroom

Categories: Education, Floating Classroom, Lake Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News
The school year may be wrapping up for many New Jersey students, but learning isn’t taking a break for the summer on Lake Hopatcong. The Lake Hopatcong Foundation (LHF) will be running 90-minute summer cruises on their Floating Classroom, an interactive education center with scientific equipment right on board to facilitate a hands-on learning experience …

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Welcoming our summer intern, Melanie Wedemeier

Categories: From the President, News
We are thrilled to welcome Melanie Wedemeier as our summer intern at the Lake Hopatcong Foundation! Melanie joined us in May and immediately hit the ground running, helping with our macroinvertebrate sampling station at Hopatcong State Park for our educational field trip program. When she’s not busy helping students identify river critters or conduct experiments on …

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Student Leadership Team kickoff

Categories: News, Student Leadership Team
Nearly 30 middle school, high school, and college students came together at the Lake Hopatcong Foundation Environmental & Cultural Center on Wednesday, June 5, for the first-ever meeting of the new LHF Student Leadership Team. Meghan Craig, a sophomore at the Morris County Environmental Science Academy, based at Jefferson Township High School, is the engine …

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Last chance to order your B-SAFE dock number for July delivery

Categories: community, Hopatcong, Jefferson, lake, Lake Hopatcong, Mt. Arlington, News, Other, Projects and Initiatives, Public Safety, Roxbury
Help make Lake Hopatcong safer, order your dock number today! The B-SAFE Dock Numbering Program was developed with the aim of improving emergency response times and safety on Lake Hopatcong. Since the program’s inception, more than 700 lakefront homeowners (37 percent) have participated, enhancing the safety on Lake Hopatcong. Each lakefront property has been assigned …

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Kidding around! Scavenger Hike

Categories: kidding around, Lake Hopatcong, News, Recreational Trails
Ladybugs… pinecones… spider webs… there’s so much to experience when you’re out in nature.  Head out for a hike this weekend, in honor of National Trails Day, and take the time to appreciate what you see, hear, smell, and feel. Check off the items on the scavenger hunt list that you discover on your hike …

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