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Big Canoe’s POA Town Hall meeting—the first in-person POA meeting of 2021—filled the Big Canoe Chapel on Saturday, July 17. The two and a half hour meeting covered strategic planning, restructuring the Bobby Jones Links [BJL] contract, updates on Lake Disharoon and Lake Petit dams, rules and regulations and more before opening up the floor to questions. 

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One of these things is not like the other – introducing Nigel, Mario, and Louis. Here is the rest of the story. Be Paws We Care is a non-profit Animal Advocacy Group working with the Pickens County Animal Shelter to subsidize medical support for homeless dogs and cats. We were contacted by t…

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The Big Canoe Travel Club will host “Experience the World with Globus Tours,” Wednesday, July 28, 6 p.m., in the Mountain View room at The Clubhouse at Lake Sconti. Reservations are not necessary. The meeting will be hosted by Mike Ziegenbalg of Dream Vacations,706-579-5005.

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What a difference a year makes! July Fourth Weekend 2021 was filled with two days of fun events for all ages and for both two- and four-legged competitors—at Big Canoe. Enjoy our “July 4 Postcards from Big Canoe” thanks to the magic camera of Paul Sayegh.

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The Bear Society-- in order to support entertainment and live music in Big Canoe--hosted a huge concert at the Terraces, on Saturday evening, July 3rd. Some of North Georgia’s finest singers and musicians highlighted the event.  Brad Morgan of Suburban Road opened the concert.  Brad was foll…

The Big Canoe Chapel Women’s Fellowship is at it again. The Upscale Sports Resale Market is an exciting new fundraiser for the group.  If you are looking to “up your game,” try a new sport or just get a bargain, come browse the extensive selection of gently used sports and athletic equipment…

Of course, kittens don’t ask questions like that, but they should. Some kittens resemble their mothers, but some don’t look like their mother at all. Just as for humans, it’s all in the genes. Dominant genes generally determine a kitten’s appearance, especially if both parents carry the domi…

The Big Canoe Chapel Women’s Fellowship is at it again. The Upscale Sports Resale Market is an exciting new fundraiser for the group.  If you are looking to “up your game,” try a new sport or just get a bargain, come browse the extensive selection of gently used sports and athletic equipment…

Of course, kittens don’t ask questions like that, but they should. Some kittens resemble their mothers, but some don’t look like their mother at all. Just as for humans, it’s all in the genes. Dominant genes generally determine a kitten’s appearance, especially if both parents carry the domi…

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Topics at the June 24 Big Canoe POA board meeting ranged from an update on Lake Disharoon and “Voice of the Community” to home sales and May financials.  POA Director Bob Crouch opened the meeting with a few words about Big Canoe’s former developer Bill Byrne, recalling “his care, dedication…

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Evie is a stunning, all gray female kitten about 12 weeks old.  She is one of five kittens that were found in Tate and were being taken care of by a gentleman who couldn’t afford to keep them.  Fortunately, he contacted BCAR and surrendered them when they were about two weeks old. They were …

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F. Scott Fitzgerald (1896-1940), prominent American writer named for the distant cousin who penned the national anthem, encapsulated the Jazz Age with its conspicuous superfluity and showy intemperance. Fitzgerald authored the iconic “The Great Gatsby” and “Tender is the Night,” as well as s…