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Saturday, April 26 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Bulk Trash, Yard Debris disposal and Shredding at the North Gate Maintenance Yard (behind the recycling bins) [...]
Mon, Apr 14, 2014 12:00:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Hosted by the Conservation Committee's Black Bear Project. Please call (706) 268-2420 or email bweck@bigcanoepoa.org for reservations. [...]
Mon, Apr 14, 2014 12:00:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
The Property Owners Association invites Big Canoe's new owners to attend the orientation meeting on Friday, May 9 at 3:30 p.m. in the Mountains Grille room at the Clubhouse. Please RSVP by Wednesday, May 7 to Tim Moran at (706) 268-3346 or email tmoran@bigcanoepoa.org for reservations. [...]
Mon, Apr 14, 2014 12:00:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Read ►Inside the Gates here. [...]
Wed, Mar 26, 2014 12:00:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Bears are destroyed as a result of the behavior of people directly and indirectly feeding bears. [...]
Thu, Jul 11, 2013 12:00:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Property Owners can access additional features by registering on the new website. [...]
Sat, Jul 06, 2013 12:00:00 AM, Continue reading at the source

Big Canoe HOA 
Vote May 20 - Georgia Primary Election
Vote May 20 - Georgia Primary Election Your vote counts [...]
Wed, Apr 16, 2014 1:01:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
GA House District 7 Rep. Primary Candidates
Wednesday May 7 - 7 pm in Big Canoe ChapelPresentations followed by audience and moderator questions [...]
Thu, Apr 10, 2014 1:36:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
“Strategic Intelligence 101-- Myth vs.Fact: An Introduction to the SignificantElements of U.S. Strategic Intelligence” [...]
Mon, Apr 07, 2014 5:48:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Love to Travel?
Love to Travel? "Private travels to Australia and New Zealand" is the theme of the next Big Canoe Travel Club meeting on April 24. [...]
Mon, Apr 07, 2014 5:48:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Dawson County Comissioner Candidates
Dawson County Commissioner Candidates Meet the candidats on Sunday, May 4, from 2 to 4 p.m. at Big Canoe Chapel [...]
Fri, Apr 04, 2014 12:56:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Canoe Cubs Fitness and Fun
Fitness and Fun for Families and Friends with the Canoe Cubs [...]
Thu, Apr 03, 2014 11:51:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Big Canoe HOA board election coming in June
Big Canoe HOA board election coming in June There will be a “Meet-N-Greet” the Candidates social at the Clubhouse on Saturday, May 31. [...]
Fri, Mar 28, 2014 6:48:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
HOA Propane Consortium
The Big Canoe Propane Consortium, sponsored by the HOA, has developed a brochure [...]
Sun, Mar 23, 2014 10:58:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Join the Big Canoe HOA
and help to continue programs like Trunk or Treat, 4th of July family day, voters’ forums, advocacy oversight, flu shots, blood drives, propane consortium, health programs and more. Get a FREE, current resident directory as well. JOIN OR RENEW TODAY!!! [...]
Fri, Oct 19, 2012 2:14:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Big Canoe HOA Has Three-Fold Purpose
Big Canoe HOA Has Three-Fold Purpose The Homeowners’ Association of Big Canoe (HOA) is a voluntary association supported by its members through annual membership dues. [...]
Mon, Oct 01, 2012 3:36:00 PM, Continue reading at the source

Smoke Signals
POA
Big Canoe community enters time of transition during staff changes Spring brings renewal and change and the Big Canoe community is in the midst of its own renewal and change in several areas. Big Canoe community enters time of transition during staff changes With Board members Chuck Palmer, left, and Dick Scharf looking [...]
Thu, Apr 24, 2014 4:43:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
HOA
Fred Manget Strategic Intelligence 101: Myth vs. Fact Bent Tree’s Fred Manget will present "Strategic Intelligence 101- Myth vs. Fact: An introduction to the significant elements of U.S. strategic intelligence” at the next Knowledge Series program on May 4. Strategic Intelligence 101: Myth vs. Fact By Cal Johnson, chairman, The Knowledge [...]
Thu, Apr 24, 2014 2:16:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
vote
Dawson and Pickens County Voting Schedule for the May 20, 2014, General Primary All Polls will be open Election Day from 7:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m. Dawson and Pickens County Voting Schedule for the May 20, 2014, General Primary Dawson County Advance Voting: April 28 – May 16, Monday - Friday 8 am to 5 pm. [...]
Tue, Apr 22, 2014 10:02:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
David Ralston
Speaker Ralston to address Squires & Stags May 2 The community is privileged to have the Hon. David Ralston, speaker of the Georgia House of Representatives, here in Big Canoe to present his report of this year's legislative session. Speaker Ralston to address Squires & Stags May 2 By Bennett WhippleThe community is [...]
Tue, Apr 22, 2014 5:47:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
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The Climb is Here!!! Support the Big Canoe Fire Department Team in their Apr. 19 climb at 191 Peachtree Tower The Climb is Here!!! The Climb is Here!!! Hi everyone! With only a few days to go BCFD is preparing to climb 51 stories to help support the American Lung [...]
Thu, Apr 17, 2014 6:58:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Otto Svensson
POA board names Svensson Big Canoe general manager Announcement follows extensive national search POA board names Svensson Big Canoe general manager Otto Svensson appointed new general manager effective May 19. By Barbara Schneider bschneider@bigcanoenews.comThe Big Canoe POA Board, on Monday, April 14, announced the appointment of Otto Svensson as Big Canoe’s new general manager. [...]
Tue, Apr 15, 2014 6:19:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
WGA April 2014
WGA hosts a ‘Tee’ Party Calling all Big Canoe women golfers! The Big Canoe Women’s Golf Association (WGA) invites you to a “Tee” Party, Monday, April 7. WGA hosts a ‘Tee’ Party Big Canoe WGA members are ready for opening day, April 7. Enjoying some great March weather are golfers Diane [...]
Wed, Mar 26, 2014 9:38:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
clyde fowler
Clyde Deariso Fowler February 5, 1929-Octobr 13, 2013 In MemoriumClyde Deariso FowlerFebruary 5, 1929-Octobr 13, 2013 Clyde Deariso Fowler Clyde Deariso Fowler died suddenly on October 13 in Atlanta, Ga. He was born on February 5, 1929, to the late Clyde Cecil Fowler and Dorothy Nell Deariso. Clyde, a native [...]
Tue, Nov 26, 2013 6:04:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
NOVSS
News and views from Big Canoe and around North Georgia Available Friday, Oct 25 in print and digital versions News and views from Big Canoe and around North Georgia [...]
Thu, Oct 24, 2013 4:23:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Doggie Dialogues
Car safety is nothing to bark at “Wanna go for a ride?” is music to most dogs’ ears. Car safety is nothing to bark at This 80-pound Labrador retriever not only wants to go for a ride … he prefers to drive. Photo by Doris Dressler Doggie DialoguesBy Doris Dressler“Wanna go for a ride?” [...]
Fri, Oct 18, 2013 11:57:00 PM, Continue reading at the source

Big Canoe Chapel
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