Ice Safety

Categories: community, News, Public Safety
Winter is definitely here.  After weeks of subfreezing temperatures, the lake has some nice thick ice in places, excellent for walking, skating, ice fishing and even snowmobiling.  It’s extremely important to make sure you know how to tell when the ice is safe, how to prepare for a day on the ice and what to …

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Save the Dates – 2018 LHF Events

Categories: Block Party, community, Events, Floating Classroom, General LHF Info, Lake Hopatcong, Lake Loop, News
Trail hikes, native plant sales, block parties, fireworks, cleanups, boat shows and more… 2018 promises to be another great year on the lake!  So break out those new calendars and save the dates for the following Lake Hopatcong Foundation and lake events. 2018 LHF Events Sunday, February 4*  (10:00 – 11:30 am) Ice Fishing 101 …

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Ice Fishing 101

Categories: community, Education, Events, News, Other, Public Safety, water safety
ice fishing
New in 2018, the Lake Hopatcong Foundation, in cooperation with NJ DEP Division of Parks and Forestry, will be coordinating and offering community programming at Hopatcong State Park.  The first program, Ice Fishing 101, will be hosted by the Knee Deep Club on Sunday, February 4 at 10:00 am.  In the event of inclement weather …

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Only Two Weeks Left to Get in on a Special Wine and Cheese Excursion!

Categories: community, Fundraising, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News
Time is running out to take part in a special wine and cheese voyage on the new Lake Hopatcong Floating Classroom! We will be wrapping up our #GivingTuesday campaign at the end of December, so check out those special giving opportunities below – before they are gone! Donations to the LHF through our #GivingTuesday campaign …

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Legislation to Establish the “Lake Hopatcong Fund” Unanimously Approved by the New Jersey Senate

Categories: community, Lake Hopatcong, News, Water Quality
Lake Hopatcong
The Lake Hopatcong Foundation is thrilled to share the news that legislation sponsored by Senators Anthony Bucco, Steven Oroho and Joe Pennacchio to establish the “Lake Hopatcong Fund” has been unanimously approved by the New Jersey Senate! The LHF regularly meets with our elected official to keep them up to date with lake issues and …

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We Reached Our #GivingTuesday Goal – All Donations Will be Matched!

Categories: community, Floating Classroom, Fundraising, Lake Hopatcong, News
Giving Tuesday Thanh You
Thank you for helping us reach our goal The Lake Hopatcong Foundation joined the #GivingTuesday movement on November 28 with a very special giving opportunity (see below).  A generous, anonymous donor challenged us to raise a minimum of $5,000 through our campaign in order to qualify for a matching gift and we have met that …

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Thank You for Your #GivingTuesday Support

Categories: community, Floating Classroom, Fundraising, Lake Hopatcong, News
Giving Tuesday Thanh You
THANK YOU! The Lake Hopatcong Foundation joined the #GivingTuesday movement on November 28 and we are so appreciative of the response we received!  To date, $4,700 in donations to our #GivingTuesday campaign have come through.  Those donations support our many programs and initiatives, including the Lake Hopatcong Floating Classroom (#LHFloatingClassroom) which will launch in the spring of …

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