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Socialization, Education and Recreation (SER) Sponsored Activities

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  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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March 9, 2018
Village Council to Hold Public Hearing on Beach-Related $6m Bond Referendum
Friday, March 16th at 2:30pm
BHA's Association Center

The Village Council will hold a public hearing on Friday, March 16th at 2:30pm during its regular monthly meeting to discuss the proposed $6m bond referendum for the coastal storm damage reduction project. The meeting will be held at BHA's Association Center. 

CLICK HERE to view the meeting notice.

CLICK HERE to view the poster produced by the Village that describes the project. Copies of the poster are also hanging at Village Hall and the Association Center.
Village of BHI to Hold Public Hearing on Flood Damage Prevention Ordinance
Friday, March 16th at 2:30pm
BHA's Association Center

Also at its regular March meeting, the Village Council will hold a public hearing to update the flood damage prevention ordinance in order for the new flood insurance rate map to become effective and stay in compliance with the National Flood Insurance Program.  CLICK HERE to view the hearing's public notice.
BHA NEWS/EVENTS
We Want to Hear from You!

Bald Head Association is interested in receiving feedback from property owners on two of its communication vehicles - the new BHAMobile app (bhamobile.com) and the web site (baldheadassociation.com). Please consider responding to this four-question survey, which should take less than five minutes to complete.

CLICK HERE to open the survey.
March Island Report

In case you missed it, the March Island Report is available online via the following links.

CLICK HERE for the online version.

CLICK HERE for the pdf version.
Island-wide Spring Litter Sweep
Saturday, March 31st; 11am-1pm
Meet at Fire Station

Join friends and neighbors for the next Island-wide litter sweep on Saturday, March 31st from 11am - 1pm. Meet at the Fire Station and pick up bags, gloves and grabbers then pick a portion of the Island to clean. Prizes for the most unusual litter found.

CLICK HERE for details.

Sponsored by BHA's Resource Conservation and Beautification Committee.
Shag Dance Lessons Coming in April

Mark your calendar now for shag dance lessons on April 5th, 12th and 19th to be held at the Association. More information coming next week!

Sponsored by BHA's Socialization, Education and Recreation Committee.
Vet Clinic
Wednesday, April 11th
8:45am - 1:30pm
Fire Station

Dr. Audra Rickman from Four Paws Animal Hospital will be back on the Island for the next Vet Clinic on Wednesday, April 11th from 8:45am - 1:30pm. The clinic will be held at the Fire Station. Call Dr. Rickman's office now at 910-457-7387 to make an appointment.

CLICK HERE for a flyer with details.

Sponsored by BHA's Socialization, Education and Recreation Committee.
COMMUNITY NEWS/EVENTS
BHI Conservancy's Lecture Series
'Imaging the Battle of the Atlantic'
Thursday, March 16th
5:30pm - cocktails
6pm - speaker
7pm - dinner
BHI Club

The BHI Conservancy will continue its lecture series with a presentation on visually documenting World War II off the coast of North Carolina. John McCord of the UNC Coastal Studies Institute will discuss imaging the battle of the Atlantic on Thursday, March 16th at the BHI Club. 

Cocktails will begin at 5:30pm (cash bar) and the speaker will begin at 6pm. Dinner will be at 7pm.

CLICK HERE for more information. 
BHI Property Owners
Encouraged to Attend

Village Council Meeting
Friday, March 16th
9:30am - work session
2:30pm - regular meeting
BHA's Association Center

The Village Council's next regular meeting will be on Friday, March 16th at the Association Center. The work session will start at 9:30am and the regular meeting begins at 2:30pm.

BHI property owners are highly encouraged to attend this meeting as it will be an opportunity to hear about and speak on two issues of critical importance to the Island - the proposed bond referendum on coastal storm damage reduction and the change to the flood damage prevention ordinance, which is a step toward certification of the new flood rate maps.

CLICK HERE to view the agendas for both meetings.

Contact Village Clerk Daralyn Spivey at dspivey@villagebhi.org with questions.
BADWATER Cape Fear Ultramarathon is
Next Weekend - 
Sat., March 17th
Race begins at 7:45am at Old Baldy

The 2018 BADWATER Cape Fear Ultramarathon is coming next weekend, with the race beginning at 7:45am at Old Baldy on Saturday. There are over 200 registered runners from six countries and 28 American states, districts or territories who will run either the 50km or 51-mile courses. 

Please be sure to watch out for the visiting racers  next weekend.

CLICK HERE to view the race web site.

CLICK HERE to view the March 2018 issue of BADWATER Magazine.
Village Chapel of BHI
RE-CYCLE Project Update

Plans are moving along for the big bicycle collection day planned by the Village Chapel in cooperation with the Bicycle Man Project in Fayetteville, a NC non-profit that collects, repairs and restores used bicycles for underprivileged children in five area counties. Bikes that are too old to be restored will be taken apart and used for parts. Chapel volunteers will be on hand at the old tent site in the Harbour on Saturday, March 31st from 8am until noon to collect your used bicycles, no mattered how old and battered. If you can't make it that day to drop off your bikes, contact Darryl Early (darryl early @msn.com ) or Steve McCoy ( smccoy1110@gmail.com) to arrange for a pick-up. All donors will receive a coupon from Island Hardware for 10% off the price of a new bike plus free assembly. If you have questions, contact Gayle Sanders ( gaylesanders@mail.com) or Anne Rex ( anne.e.rex@hotmail.com).
BHI Community Blood Drive
Tuesday, March 27th; 10am-2pm
BHA's Association Center

The annual BHI Community Blood Drive in honor of long-time property owner Ray Webb will be held on Tuesday, March 27th from 10am - 2pm at the Association Center. For an appointment to donate blood, contact Chris Webb at 910-231-8065 or webb8636@bellsouth.net.

CLICK HERE for more information.
SAVE THE DATE
BVI Community Support Appeal Fundraiser hosted by the
BHI Pirate Invasion 
Thursday, April 5th; 7-10pm
Forest Pavilion
CLICK HERE for more information.

BHA Board of Directors Meeting
Friday, April 13th at 1pm
BHA's Association Center

BHI Weekend to Remember
Thursday, April 19th -
Monday, April 23rd
CLICK HERE to view the promotional video.

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

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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