Lake Carmi Association Information
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April 2009 Newsletter
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Beautiful Lake Carmi Fall 2008
Lake Carmi Campers Association, Inc.
Second Annual Ice Out Contest
Buy your Ice Out Tickets today. $1.00 each, buy them for gifts or yourself. Enter as many times as you want. But, all tickets must be purchased by April 1, 2009 or before the ice goes out.
You could be the big winner of 50% of the pot* when the ice goes out in the spring of 2009. Guess the date and time the ice will goes out and stops the clock at Lake Carmi in Franklin, VT. The ice out mechanism is placed at an undisclosed location on Lake Carmi by the LCCA committee.
Enter as many times as you'd like, but all entries must be in by April 1 or before the ice goes out. The 2008 winner received the winning ticket as a Christmas gift from Grandma. Buy tickets for birthdays, Christmas, or other special occasion.
To send in your entries, simply include the dates and times you are guessing for each ticket. We will make out the tickets and send you the stubs with out wishes for luck. Include the name, address, telephone and email address for each ticket purchased. Please include a self addressed, stamped envelope for ticket stub return.
Mail to: LCCA Ice Out Contest, Jim Pivirotto, 20 Ti Lane, Shelburne, VT 05482. Questions? Send an email to the LCCA at: firstname.lastname@example.org. The 2008 winning entry was 13 minutes off from the actual event; the winning ticket was closest to the actual date and time of Sunday, April 13 at 1:32 p.m. The LCCA will use their portion to help fund water quality improvement work.
Tickets are available at a number of locations in northern Vermont and southern Quebec. They have been available since mid-July 2008 and purchases must be made prior to April 1, 2009 or before the ice goes out. Any mail order tickets received after the ice goes out or with a postmark of April 1 or later will be disqualified.
In the Franklin Vermont area tickets are available at the Franklin General Store, Byam's Quick Stop in East Franklin, Myott's Insurance Agency in Enosburgh Falls, and the Old Bowling Alley Restaurant at Lake Carmi. Be sure to fill out your ticket stub carefully, name, address, telephone number, and email address. The date and time of your guess is very important, guess date, hour and minute.
*Contest expenses will be deducted before the pot is split. The winning amount depends on the number of tickets sold.