Preserve. Protect. Educate. We are impassioned advocates working to ensure the continued beauty, integrity, safety and survival of Lake Glenville.

FLG's Fireworks Make a Big Bang Over Lake Glenville!

Saturday, July 3rd, 2021 marked FLG's 24th annual Fireworks Over Lake Glenville, and it couldn't have been a bigger success. The weather cooperated and the crowds on both land and the water thrilled at being part of this on-going tradition. 

We'd like to offer our sincerest thanks to our generous Sponsors and Contributors who help Friends of Lake Glenville make this event happen, as well as our Fireworks Committee Chairman, R. Denny Smith, who works with the fireworks company, the Cashiers Glenville Fire Department, The Pointe HOA , and Jackson County offices to co-ordinate all the details and put it together.

You can see some of the awesomeness in the video below!


FLG's 2021 Lake Clean-Up a Sweeping Success!

What a great day we had on the water during our annual FLG Lake Clean Up on Saturday, June 5, 2021! With the support of Signal Ridge, Mountain View, and Lake Shore Marinas, and more than 75 community volunteers, we were able to remove a huge array of flotsam, jetsam, and other trash, including: 48 Dock Floats, Plastic and Teak Chairs, Fences, Water Toys (tubes and noodles), Solo Cups, Floating Logs and Sticks amongst other various items.

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2021 Doug Odell Scholarship Winners Announced!

FLG ScholarshipRecipients 2021

Pictured here: Rick Jackson (Silver Creek Realty), Brenda Rodriquez-Vargas and Devin Bryson (BREC), Paula Kennedy, Richard Tyre, Ray Jemison (FLG)

Friends of Lake Glenville is proud to announce the 2021 Doug Odell Scholarship winners! The $1000 scholarship, established to encourage and support our local community, is awarded to a graduating senior in good standing from Blue Ridge Early College (BREC) to promote higher education in the field of Science.

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Water Quality Program Update October 2020

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FLG to Partner with Equinox Environmental for Ongoing Water Quality Program as of October 1, 2020

This year has had its challenges for all of us, including Friends of Lake Glenville and our ongoing Water Quality Program.

Earlier this year, Western Carolina University informed us that, due to the impact of Covid-19 on staffing and resources, they would not be renewing our agreement to provide water testing, analysis, and reporting services. We would like to thank Dr. Kimberly Hall and WCU for the excellent work they've done over the past three years.

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FLG Awarded Duke Energy Grant!

de logo shareThe Board of Directors of Friends of Lake Glenville proudly announces that we have been awarded a $5000 grant from the Duke Energy Foundation to support and continue our work with water testing.

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FLG's 2020 Annual Member Meeting Recap

FLG AnnualMeeting Attendees ScreenshotFLG held its Annual Member Meeting on Saturday, August 29, 2020 at 10:00am. It was the first-ever virtual meeting for our organization and we're thrilled to be able to share it with you here. For those who weren't able to attend, you were missed. And for those who are just learning about us and the work we do to preserve and protect Lake Glenville? WELCOME!

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FLG's Annual Lake Clean-Up a Huge Success!

Our annual FLG Lake Clean-Up went off without a hitch, even though it happened in the middle of a pandemic! 


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