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Socialization, Education and Recreation (SER) Sponsored Activities

On-going activities:
 
  Yoga 
Mondays & Wednesdays at 11:45am

Tuesdays & Thursdays at 10 :45am

3rd Monday of every off-season month at 6pm.

Classes held the first Wednesday of the month from 2-5pm.

CLICK HERE for a current listing of activities sponsored by SER.
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April 13, 2018
2018 Hurricane Predictions

This week, researchers at Colorado State University released their predictions for the 2018 hurricane season. They stated that this year there will likely be above-average activity with 14 named storms and 7 hurricanes - 3 of which will be major.

Mark your calendar now for the Village of BHI's annual Hurricane Preparedness meeting being held on Wednesday, June 20th at 10am at the Association Center.
Village Presentations on Bond Referendum This Weekend

The Village of BHI reminds property owners that Coastal Engineer Erik Olsen will be on the Island this weekend to present information to property owners about the details of the proposed coastal storm damage reduction. Presentations are scheduled as follows:
  • Saturday, April 14th at 3:30pm at BHI Club
  • Sunday, April 15th at 9:30am at the Association Center
CLICK HERE to view the Village Voice with the logistics.  Contact the Village at 910-457-9700 with questions.
Former BHI Property Owner
George Martin Passes

Former BHI property owner George Martin passed on Tuesday, April 3rd. He and his wife Brook lived on the Island for many years. Mr. Martin's obituary and online condolences can be found by CLICKING HERE.
BHA NEWS/EVENTS
Interested in Zumba?

If you'd like to attend Zumba classes this summer, please let Betsi Stephen ( betsistephen@gmail.com) know. If there is sufficient interest, BHA will coordinate bringing an instructor to the Island.

Sponsored by BHA's Socialization, Education and Recreation (SER) Committee.
BHA Seeking Bridge Instructor

Are you a skilled bridge player willing to share your talent? BHA's Socialization, Education and Recreation Committee is interested in offering bridge lessons and is looking for a bridge instructor. If you're interested, please contact Betsi Stephen at betsistephen@gmail.com.
Last Class This Thursday!

Shag Dance Lessons
April 19th; 6-7pm
BHA's Association Center

The last of a series of shag dance lessons will be held on Thursday, April 19th at the Association Center. Instructors John Hutton and Katy O'Neill have had great attendance and will wrap up the lessons on Thursday. Class will be held from 6-7pm at the Association Center. Each class is $10/person or $20/couple. Sign up for the class by sending an email to Debra Lyons at debralyons16@gmail.com. Don't miss it!

CLICK HERE for a flyer with details.

Sponsored by BHA's Socialization, Education and Recreation Committee.
Season Finale!

3rd Monday Community Potluck
Monday, April 16th at 6pm
BHA's Association Center

Don't miss the last community potluck of the spring. It will be held on Monday, April 16th at 6pm at the Association Center. Bring a dish to share and your favorite beverage. Contact F. A. McLeod at faatbeach@aol.com for additional information.

Update: Stephen Naysnerski will speak during the potluck on "WIFI on BHI: How and Why to set your IPHONE or Android Phone to best use WiFi to enhance calling on BHI."

CLICK HERE for a flyer with details.

Sponsored by BHA's Socialization, Education and Recreation Committee.
Save the Date

Island Treasures Yard Sale
Saturday, June 9th

BHA will host the annual Island Treasures Yard Sale on Saturday, June 9th at the Association Center. Start putting things aside and watch for more details in the coming weeks.

Sponsored by BHA's Socialization, Education and Recreation Committee.
COMMUNITY NEWS/EVENTS
Warriors Arrive This Thursday!

BHI Warrior Weekend
April 19th - 23rd

Each year, BHI welcomes five purple heart recipients and their families to enjoy a restful, no-cost weekend in recognition of their service to our country. This year's weekend will be held on April 19th - 23rd. Funds are needed to help make preparations for the warriors, their caregivers and families. 

Checks made payable to 'Halo for Freedom' can be dropped off (111 Lighthouse Wynd) or mailed (PO Box 3030, BHI, NC 28461) to BHA. Make sure to write 'BHI Weekend' in the memo. Halo for Freedom is a 501(c)(3) organization and contributions may be tax deductible.

Please consider attending the community dinner with the warriors and their families at the Bald Head Island Club on Friday, April 20th from 3-6pm. There will be live music by The Tonez Band, a balloon artist and games for the kids, family entertainment and tandem team jumps. Come and show these families how much their service to this country means to you.

CLICK HERE to view a video about the weekend.

Contact John Fisher at johnlfisher86@gmail.com for more information.
The Chapel Needs Your Input!

The Village Chapel of Bald Head Island is working on a strategic plan and would like your input.  The Chapel Board of Trustees has been working diligently on developing a short, 6-7 question survey and will make the survey available both in hardcopy and electronically via a SurveyMonkey link during the month of May. Please be watching for additional information on accessing the SurveyMonkey link; communication will appear via BHA's Friday e-mails, posters throughout the Island, Chapel Sunday bulletins and hardcopy surveys found in the Chapel Narthex. Thanks in advance for sharing your input.
VBHI Council Meeting
Friday, April 20th
9:30am - work session
2:30pm - regular meeting
BHA's Association Center

The Village of BHI's next regular meeting will be held on Friday, April 20th at the Association Center. The work session starts at 9:30am and the regular meeting begins at 2:30pm.

CLICK HERE to view the agenda once it's available. (Click on Governance, Village Government, Village Council.) Contact Village Clerk Daralyn Spivey at dspivey@villagebhi.org with questions.
SAVE THE DATE
Friends of Music Concert
Wilmington Girls Choir
Friday, May 4th at 7:30pm

Smith Island Art League Show/Sale
Sat., May 26th, & Sun., May 27th - 10am-5pm

Smith Island Art League Jr. Member Show/Sale
Friday, May 25th; 5-7pm

Pirate Invasion Weekend
June 15th - 17th
More information available soon!

Annual Hurricane Preparedness Presentation
June 20th at 10am

Public Safety Day
June 27th

Upcoming Events on Bald Head 

 

You can see all of the upcoming events in chronological order on the "Events" portion of our website.  Visit the website at www.baldheadassociation.com and click on "Events" at the top of the page, or just access the Community Calendar through the link below:  

    


FYI  
BEFORE YOU PAINT OR START THAT NEW HOME IMPROVEMENT PROJECT, TREE TRIMMING OR OTHER LANDSCAPING...

Click on the below links to view submission deadlines, meeting dates and other information. Remember there will be no meetings in December for either BHA or the Stage II Association.
      



Also, if you're looking for information about how to get ARC and the Village of BHI required approvals for tree work on your property, give us a call at 910-457-4676 ext 22 . BHA is happy to serve and cooperate with its members to maintain and preserve the beauty of Bald Head Island for all to enjoy.
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