Take Pride in SML Cleanup Days Take Pride in Smith Mountain Lake, SML’s annual cleanup initiative, will take place throughout the month of May 2023 with organized events scheduled for May 6, May 13 and May 20 at various locations around the lake. Neighborhood groups, businesses, families, civic organizations and others are invited to participate in any of the organized events (see schedule below) or plan their own Take Pride cleanup anytime in May. Sign up to volunteer here >>> TakePrideSML.com Pre-registration is required by May 2 for participants to receive free gloves, orange trash bags and a commemorative tote bag, as well as participate in a post-event celebration at Mango’s Bar & Grill on May 24. Be sure to follow Take Pride in SML on Facebook for all the details! Take Pride in Smith Mountain Lake is organized jointly by the Smith Mountain Lake Regional Chamber of Commerce, Smith Mountain Lake Association and Tri-County Lakes Administrative Commission. Thank you to our 2023 sponsors and supporters! DIAMOND: Appalachian Power PLATINUM: Western Virginia Water Authority GOLD: Berkshire Hathaway Smith Mountain Lake Real Estate Capps Home Building Center Glenda McDaniel – Long & Foster Real Estate Turner’s Dock Building The Windward Waterfront Lots and Custom Homes In addition, thank you to the following organizations, businesses and individuals who committed to donating time, services or materials to Take Pride in SML: Crazy Horse Marina David Byrd, Clifton F. Byrd & Sons Magnum Point Marina Pleasure Point Homeowners Association W.E. Skelton 4-H Educational Conference Center Gills Creek Marina Bay Rock Marina Bridgewater Marina and Boat Rentals Mango’s Bar & Grill Virginia Department of Transportation Bays Trash Removal Firefighter Dumpsters For more information, contact TLAC (540-721-4400) or the SML Regional Chamber of Commerce (540-721-1203).