PLAIN’s Board Elections 06/15/2017 7:00 PM Beach House

The Pine Lake Association of Involved Neighbors (PLAIN) will hold its annual board elections at our regular membership meeting on Thursday, June 15, 7:00 PM at the Beach House. Board positions available are the President, Vice-President, and Secretary; Gayle Austin has volunteered to remain as treasurer. The term for the positions runs from July 1, 2017 until June 30, 2018. Details about the positions are in our updated by-laws at Please consider filling one of these important positions and contact me at or 404-299-1706. Everyone, please plan to attend this important meeting and continue the great work that PLAIN accomplishes for our village. Thank you.

Greg Creech
PLAIN President 2016-2017
404-403-5391 (cell)
404-299-1706 (home)

Saluting our volunteers and Membership Breakfast

Saluting PLAIN volunteers and celebrating our membership drive at this Saturday’s breakfast. Join or renew with PLAIN before or at our breakfast this Saturday at 8:30 – 10:30 AM at the Beach House and breakfast is free. Plus you enter a drawing for free breakfast for a year and a drawing for free attendance at all PLAIN events for a year. You may renew now online via PayPal at this link You may pay by cash or check at this Saturday’s breakfast, too.
PLAIN’s volunteers make our events and programs possible. I want to mention a few each day until Saturday. I’m sure to miss one or two in my upcoming post, but will do my best.
THANKS to these folks for your help:

Jon Schmidt-Davis – Santa Claus
Lalah Manly – Coordinator of the Holiday Artists’ Market and Cookie Exchange
Christine Slocomb – Pine Lake Classifieds
Stephanie Spiller – Putting out our signs and bulletins
Ellen Mintzmeyer – Gift and Goodie bag queen for youth

PLAIN Mtg, 05/26/2017, Thurs, 7:00 PM Beach House

Come join the spring and summer fun by volunteering and helping at upcoming events. PLAIN’s meeting is Thursday, 7:00 PM at the Beach House. Our village has plenty going on and needs your help for the programs and events we’ll discuss tomorrow. Here’s what’s on our plate:
June 3 Breakfast – Membership/Volunteer Celebration
June 10 Pine Lake Yard Sale
Pine Lake Park Improvement Program
Police Department Fund
Ice Cream Social at Memorial Day picnic
Leadership and Board positions
See you at the meeting and the lake!
Greg Creech
PLAIN President 2016-2017
404-403-5391 (cell)
404-299-1706 (home)

PLAIN Meeting move to May 25h


We will reschedule our regular PLAIN meeting from this Thursday at 7:00 PM
to next Thursday, May 25, 7:00 PM. I will send details about the meeting
next week. Thank you!

Greg Creech

PLAIN President 2016-2017

PLAINTalk and Park Improvement Program

Hi and Happy Spring!

PLAIN and the City of Pine Lake are partnering to enhance our parks with new park grills and picnic tables. Details are on the Pine Lake Park Improvement page, conveniently placed above on the top menu.

This is a link to the latest PLAINTalk. In this edition, please be sure to read:

  • May 5, Friday – Deadline for MAPMAKERS poetry grant
  • May 6, Saturday – PLAIN’s Community breakfast
  • The Mayor’s Message
  • Pine Lake Park Improvement Program and much more!

Thanks and see you at the lake!

Greg Creech

PLAIN President 2016-2017


PLAINTalk March/April 2017

The latest and greatest edition of PLAINTalk is available at this link: PLAINTalk March/April 2017.  Enjoy our spring events and volunteer for even more fun! Happy Spring!

PLAIN Constitution and By-Laws Approval

PLAIN members approved the updated PLAIN Constitution and By-Laws on February 23, 2017 at the Regular Meeting. Here is a link to our new and revised constitution and by-laws:

Constitution and By-Laws – Updated 2017

Upcoming Meeting (02/23), Chili/Soup Cook Off, and Mardi Gras Brunch

PLAIN has plenty of events coming up. We will discuss our events and other items at our February 23 meeting 7:00 PM at the Club House. Besides planning our Chili/Soup cook-off on Sunday, February 26 and our Mardi Gras brunch on March 4, we will approve our new, updated constitution and by-laws, discuss city projects, and hear from our youth about an art gallery.

PLAIN’s updated Constitution and By-Laws

During December and January, the PLAIN Board updated our Constitution and By-laws for membership approval. Thc changes reflect moving into the world of email and Facebook and to bring the by-laws into our current method of operations. We will present this at our January 19 meeting and approve the changes at our February meeting.

Here are links for the proposed changes:

Thank you!
Greg Creech
PLAIN President – 2016/2017

Welcome 2017!

The latest edition of PLAINTalk for January/February, 2017 is available at this link: January/February, 2017,

Enjoy and look forward to seeing you at our fun winter events.