Fall Fishing Rodeo
Saturday, October 8, 2022 Dusk (Friday, October 7th) – Noon (Saturday, October 8th); Awards: 12:30 pm
The Fall Rodeo will begin at dusk October 7th and end at noon October 8th. Pick up a map of fishing habitat locations at the Lodge, HAWL website, or East Marina Pavilion (when scales are open) to locate fishing spots. Underwater structures (fish habitats) have been placed to attract bait and game fish. Four areas are located within casting distance of the dam (look for the orange arrows), both marinas, and other locations. Weigh-in will be at the East Marina Pavilion by the Lodge. The scales open at 9:00 am and close promptly at noon. Awards will be presented at 12:30 pm. There will be only one weigh-in per fisherman; all fish must be caught by hook and line. There will be four fish categories (bass, bream/bluegill, crappie, and catfish) and three age groups (10 & under, 11 – 14, and 15 & older). 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place prizes for the largest total weight of fish will be awarded in all age groups in each fish category. (Entry limit for bass, bream/bluegill, and crappie is up to five fish. Unlimited catfish may be entered.) Two separate trophies open to all age groups will be presented for Largest Bass and Largest Total Weight of Grass Carp. There is no need to register for this FREE Rodeo. Participants are encouraged to collect litter or debris while fishing to help maintain the beauty of the lake. For more information, call the Office at 601-798-1484. Attention: No skiing or tubing will be allowed on the lake during the fishing rodeo.
Brunch, Bingo, & Boutique
Wednesday, October 12, 2022
Shopping: 10:00 am Bingo: 11:00 am
The HAWL Social Committee is hosting a Ladies Luncheon and Vendors Boutique in Waters Edge Restaurant on Wednesday, October 12, 2022, from 10:00 am - 1:00 pm. Vendors will be showcasing their goods and services. All guests will enjoy a light lunch and ten games of bingo for $15.00 per person (tax and tip included). Shopping begins at 10:00 am and the bingo games begin at 11:00 am. Reservations are required and can be made by calling the HAWL Office at 601-798-1484.
Brunch, Bingo, & Boutique Vendors
Wednesday, October 12, 2022
If you are interested in being a vendor, call the Office at 601-798-1484 to reserve your space.
· Spaces are $10.
· Shopping begins at 10:00 am.
HAWL Flea Market
Saturday, October 15, 2022 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
*Cost of each space (2 parking spots) is $20. (Total rented space measures 18’ x 18’).
*Rain date is scheduled for October 22, 2022. A decision about postponing/cancelling will be made at 2:00 pm the day before the Flea Market.
*Limit of 2 spaces (4 parking spots) per property owner.
*Non-typical flea market items must be pre-approved by the General Manager before renting a space.
*Participants are required to supply their own tables and may use trailers as tables if the trailer fits in the assigned space(s).
*Participants are required to remove all of their unsold items, boxes, and debris after the event.
*Setup can begin the day of the Flea Market no earlier than 6:30 am and must be completed by 7:30 am and all vehicles must be removed from the area.
*No shows will still be charged.
Call the Office at 601-798-1484 for reservations.
Saturday, October 15, 2022 8:00 am - 10:30 am
Waters Edge will host a breakfast buffet (served by staff) from 8:00 am - 10:30 am on October 15, 2022. The cost of the buffet is $11.99 for adults, $6.99 for children 5 - 12, and 99¢ for children 4 and under.
Goodwill Express Donation Station
Friday, October 21, 2022 & Saturday, October 22, 2022 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
On Friday, October 21st, and Saturday, October 22nd, Goodwill will have an Express Donation Station in the Lodge parking lot from 8:00 am - 5:00 pm accepting donations. Types of items accepted include: clothing, electronics, furniture, home decor, household items (plate, pots, utensils, etc.), jewelry, purses, shoes, etc. Your donations help employ people to work in their stores and by funding job training programs and services.
Community Meet and Greet with the General Manager
Friday, October 28, 2022 10:00 am
On Friday, October 28, 2022, join HAWL’s General Manager Bruce Devillier for a Community Meet and Greet at 10:00 am in the Lakeview Room (upstairs of the Lodge). This face-to-face collaboration with property owners will provide the opportunity to ask questions to the General Manager directly. This is a great time to ask any questions to prevent the spread of misinformation and to meet some of your neighbors as great neighbors make great communities.
While new property owners are highly encouraged to attend, everyone in HAWL is welcome. If you wish to discuss individual matters such as an issue with a neighbor or a complaint, contact the General Manager directly at the Office to set up an appointment.
Children's Trick-or-Treat Stroll
Saturday, October 29, 2022
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Attention HAWL Ghosts and Goblins, Princes and Princesses: the HAWL Social Committee will be hosting a Children’s Trick-or-Treat Stroll for elementary school age children who are residents’children and grandchildren from 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on Saturday, October 29, 2022, outside at the Lodge lower level. Children are encouraged to dress in costume as the Social Committee will also be in costume. Social distancing will be practiced for everyone's safety.
If you would like to set up a table to hand out candy at this event, please contact the HAWL Office at 601-798-1484. Participants are responsible for providing their own individually wrapped candy or treats, tables, decorations, etc. Set up is available as early as 12:00 pm as children will be arriving at 1:00 pm.
If you wish to donate candy for this event, bring it to the HAWL Office before October 21, 2022.
HAWL-oween Dance Bash
Saturday, October 29, 2022 Doors Open: 6:00 pm Party: 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The HAWL Social Committee will be hosting a Halloween Bash on October 29, 2022. Doors will open at 6:00 pm and the party will be from 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm. DJ entertainment will be provided by the Blue Phoenix. The cost to attend is $15 per person which includes set-ups, light snacks, and a photo booth. Though costumes are optional, be sure to wear yours! Keep in mind that this event is for adults only. Call the Office at 601-798-1484 to make reservations.
Veterans Day Flag Raising Ceremony
Friday, November 11, 2022 8:00 am
In honor of Veterans Day, a flag raising ceremony will be held on Friday, November 11, 2022, at 8:00 am at the Lodge.
Veterans Appreciation Lunch
Friday, November 11, 2022 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
In honor of Veterans Day on Friday, November 11, 2022, from 11:00 am - 2:00 pm, Waters Edge would like to show appreciation to our veterans by offering 20% off the entire check to all veterans dining with Waters Edge ! In addition to the full menu, the special for the day will feature Fried Chicken (white or dark meat), mashed potatoes, vegetable, and a cup of soup for $13.99. As a gesture of gratitude, all service members will receive a free dessert. Reservations are encouraged and can be made by calling the HAWL Office at 601-798-1484.
Veterans Day Dinner
Friday, November 11, 2022 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Veterans dining at Waters Edge for dinner on Veterans Day, Friday, November 11, 2022, will receive 20% off their entire check. As a gesture of gratitude, all service members will receive a free dessert.
Thursday, November 24, 2022 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
The big day of family and feasting is fast approaching! Join Waters Edge for a Thanksgiving Buffet (served by staff) on November 24, 2022, from 11:00 am - 3:00 pm. The menu will include: Ham, Turkey and Dressing, Fried Chicken, Sweet Potato Casserole, Mashed Potatoes and Gravy, Three Types of Vegetables, Rolls, Dessert, and Beverages! The cost of the dinner is $21.99 for Adults, $10.99 for Children 5-12, and 99¢ for Children 4 & Under. Reservations are required as no walk-in diners will be accommodated and can be made by calling the HAWL Office at 601-798-1484.
Thanksgiving Dinner To-Go
Thursday, November 24, 2022 10:45 am – 11:00 am or 1:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Stay out of the kitchen and in the middle of all the fun by ordering your Thanksgiving dinner to-go from Waters Edge! Dinners include: Ham, Turkey, Dressing, Sweet Potato Casserole, two vegetables (4 oz. serving of each), Fried Chicken (2 pieces - your choice of white or dark), a cup of soup, a dinner salad, a dinner roll, and a slice of pie for $16.99 per plate.
Reservations must be placed by Monday, November 21, 2022, and picked up on Thursday, November 24 2022, 10:45 am - 11:00 am or 1:00 pm - 1:15 pm. Orders can be made by calling the HAWL Office at 601-798-1484. When placing the order, indicate the pick-up time so it will be ready when you arrive.
Mark Your Calendars – Christmas Boat Parade
Sunday, December 18, 2022 Line-Up: 4:30 pm Parade: 5:00 pm
Mark your calendars for the Christmas Boat Parade on Sunday, December 18, 2022. Line-up will start at 4:30 pm and the parade will begin at 5:00 pm. More information will be available in the November Echoes.