• SSCA Property Improvement Committee Update

    As we count the days till Spring (and those of us north of the border really are!), we’d like to update you on progress relative to our SSCA property. Here’s a quick summary of what’s happened since most of us closed cottages for the season and what we have planned for the next few months: more »

  • The Pepperell’s have a cottage to rent this summer

    To the Sans Souci Community: The cottage next door to ours is available. Here’s the website address: Contact John Pepperell in Toronto at 416-788-3721 or write to him at        

  • SSCA Sailing Camp – July 14-18, 2014

    SSCA Members: We are accepting registrations for SSCA Sailing Camp 2014 on a first-come first-served basis.  The camp will run from July 14-18. The program is targeted at ages 8 through 14.  The cost is $425 for five days, including water taxi transport each day to and from the SSCA Community Dock, and taxes.  It more »

  • SSCA: Asian Carp: A New Important Study

    Hello Everyone, Below please find former SSCA President Penny Pepperell’s recent blog regarding the Great Lakes and Interbasin Mississippi Study regarding Asian Carp. There’s a link below to sign up for her weekly blog “about science, politics and nature in the Great Lakes and Georgian Bay”. I think you’ll enjoy Penny’s writing style and her more »

  • SSCA – Property Improvement Survey

    Dear SSCA Member, As discussed at the AGM in July, the current state of the McNamara and dock house structures require us to make decisions regarding the long-term use of the property.  Below is the link to the survey which will help us understand the needs of the association and will guide decisions related to more »

  • SSCA Property Improvement – The Survey is Coming!!

    Since our update on the condition of the SSCA property and structures at the AGM in July, many of you have provided lots of helpful ideas and suggestions – during the Town Hall Meeting in August and through email submissions and conversations with Property Improvement Committee members. We have incorporated your suggestions into the survey more »

  • SSCA: Property Improvement Committee

    Property Improvement Committee Survey Process The PIC hosted a town Hall meeting in August to solicit feed back from the SSCA membership about the future of our Community Centre.  This is an important part of the process to canvass the entire SSCA membership to determine how the SSCA Community Centre and Property might evolve.  At more »

  • Message to GBA Association Presidents

    Message to GBA Association Presidents – Labour Day 2013 It is hard to believe that it is already Labour Day weekend. I hope all of you have had a good summer. While most of us have been in vacation mode over the summer the GBA, and especially our Executive Director, Bob Duncanson, continued to toil more »

  • SSCA: Save Your Back and Help Someone in Need

    Are you closing your cottage and already dreading hauling all those non-perishable goods back to the city? Save yourself all that work! At each of the Township of the Archipelago’s waste transfer sites there are Harvest Share (Parry Sound Food Bank) boxes. They would appreciate your donation of non-perishable food items. They are open until more »

  • SSCA: Georgian Bay Forever Donation

    Dear Sans Souci Association Member, As you know from our letter in June, there is a continued concern about the water levels in Georgian Bay and the rest of the Great Lakes.  As a result, Georgian Bay Forever (a registered Canadian charity dedicated to protecting, preserving and enhancing the aquatic ecosystems of the Georgian Bay more »