CALENDAR OF EVENTS

 

DUES AND GARBAGE CUTOFF

Dues Payment must be received by August 15, 2018.

Payments are considered late September 1, 2018

If your dues are paid by mail, please make sure to change the payment mailing address to: PO Box 995, Highland Lakes, New Jersey 07422

Also, a drop slot is available by the clubhouse front door.

 

Dues not paid prior to the cutoff date of September 19, 2018 will result in an interruption of garbage pickup services.

 

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Credit and debit cards are now accepted at the office for dues payments .

 

 

DAM NO. 2 ASSESSMENT

 

 

As per the Public Meeting held on July 18, 2018, a the Vernon Township Municipal Building regarding the Assessment for Dam No. 2, please be advised that according to N.J.S.A. 58:4 (Safe Dam Act) as requested by Barry Lakes - Lake Community Property Owners Association in 2009, repairs will be subject to Special Assessment Per N.J.S.A. 40:56-1 and 40:49-6. Ordinance #18-18 was passed by Vernon Council on 4/11/18 to comply with this Agreement for Dam No. 2.

 

The following represents the total amount and payment requirement:

 

Total Cost: $469,800.00

 

Breakdown:

Principal: $376,000.00

 

Interest: $ 75,695.50 (amortized, which is the total of the fixed installments)

 

Start Up: $ 18,104.50

 

PAYMENT PER YEAR: $81.00

 

The total Assessment should be $648.00 - $81.00 per year x 8 years (tentatively).

 

The Vernon Township Tax Assessor will make her final presentation to the Vernon Township Council on August 27, with a confirmation of the final costs for the Assessment. August 28 would then be the billing date for the Assessment, with the first payment tentatively due on September 28, 2018.

 

THIS PAYMENT IS IN ADDITION TO THE PAYMENT FOR DAM NO. 1.

 

This payment is not a Vernon Township Tax or Levy. It is a Co-Borrower Agreement to Collect funds.

 

 

Crafts At The Beach

Mondays starting July 23 at 11:00 AM

 

 

Applications for Certified Life Guard positions
are now being accepted at the office.

 

 

Beach

 

The swimming beach is open when the lifeguards are present

Monday to Saturday
12:30 to 5:30 PM

 

 

BEACH BADGES AND PARKING PERMITS

are available at the office

 

 

Skylands Ice World has partnered with
Barry Lakes recreation
for a learn to skate program

 

This 12 week program starts June 6 and runs through August 31.
All 12 sessions for only $160

Contact the office or Skylands for more information

Register at skylandsiceworldnj.com

 

 

AUGUST

 

WATER CARNIVAL

 

Monday, August 21 from 12-3 p.m.
Date subject to change and weather permitting.

 

Games, crafts and snacks.

 

 

SEPTEMBER

 

LABOR DAY PICNIC

 

Saturday, September 1, 2018 from 12:00 - to 5:00 p.m.

 

Rain Date: Sunday, September 2 from 12:00  – 5:00 p.m.

 

This event is for community members in good standing. While guests are welcome, a $5.00 per guest fee is required to obtain a guest badge for the day. Guests must sign up at the office prior to the picnic.

Any questions call the office 973-764-6262

 

 

Children’s Halloween Party

Featuring Rizzo’s Reptiles

 

Saturday, October 20 from 11:00 a.m.—12:30 p.m.

Show will begin promptly at 11:15 a.m.

Snacks, Pixie Pop Face Painting and Balloon Art Fun

 

 

Yoga With Colleen Drache

 

THURSDAYS - GENTLE YOGA - 7 PM

 

Explore where your body needs attention while respecting
the strengths and weaknesses that your body has.

 

FEES:

$5.00 per class for Seniors (65 Years young and over)
$10.00 per class otherwise

Please bring yoga mats, blankets, blocks if you have supplies.
Chairs will be supplied by the Barry Lakes Clubhouse
Yoga mats, blankets, and blocks will also be available for those
who would like to come out and see what it is all about.

 

 

SENIOR CITIZEN DISCOUNT

 

The LCPOA offers a ten percent senior citizen discount. If you have turned 62, please provide the office with proof of age, a birth certificate, or driver’s license.
The discount will be applied to the current quarter and will not be retroactive.