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JUNIOR LIFEGUARD CAMP STARTS JUNE 24TH

Jun 07, 2013 03:05 pm

Kure Beach Ocean Rescue will hold two, separate Junior Guard Camps for 2013 on June 24th-28th and July 22nd-26th. Junior Guard Camp is designed to teach children in our community the skills necessary to be a lifeguard in Kure Beach. While enrolled in Junior Guard Camp, participants will learn about the physical, medical and technical training our lifeguards undergo to prepare for a season of work on the beach strand.

Contact information and other items pertaining to the camp can be found under Departments> Fire Department> Ocean Rescue> Junior Guard Camp. In the teal section of that webpage, you will find a brochure and registration form containing the contact information.


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PUBLIC HEARING REGARDING PROPOSED BUDGET FOR FY13-14 TO BE HELD ON JUNE 12TH

Jun 07, 2013 03:06 pm

Notice is hereby given that the Kure Beach Town Council will hold a PUBLIC HEARING for the purpose of receiving public comments on the proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2013-2014, as follows:

DATE:             Wednesday, June 12, 2013

TIME:              6:30 pm or soon thereafter

PLACE:           Kure Beach Town Hall Council Room

All interested persons are encouraged to attend.

The proposed budget includes the following highlights:

1)      An increase of $2.00 per cart per month for residential garbage collection

2)      An increase of $8.75 per cart per month for commercial garbage collection

3)      An additional four, full time employees: three for the Fire Department/Ocean Rescue (split 2.5/.5) and one for the Administration and Finance Department

4)      Merit increase of 3.5% to reward employees who are performing above expectation  

A copy of the proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2013-2014 is on file in the office of the Town Clerk for viewing. For more information, access the information, below.

BUDGET MESSAGE

DRAFT BUDGET ORDINANCE

DRAFT REVISED FEE SCHEDULE


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KURE BEACH COMMUNITY CENTER ONLINE FACILITY USE SURVEY

Jun 07, 2013 03:07 pm

We would like you to participate in a brief "KB Community Center Facility Use" survey which can be found on our homepage under Polls & Surveys. Please share what programs, activities and/or events you'd like to see take place at the center so that we can continue to improve our Town and its recreational offerings. 


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FREE SUMMER CONCERT SERIES - MARK YOUR CALENDARS!

Jun 07, 2013 03:08 pm

Get set for another season of great music, sponsored by the Town of Kure Beach and presented by the Pleasure Island Chamber of Commerce. The Summer Concert Series will be held again this year at the Fort Fisher Military Recreation Area, located just 1.4 miles south of the Kure Beach stoplight intersection. Concerts are held from 6:30-8:30 pm every other Friday night, beginning June 14th and running through August 23rd. Food will be sold at the event, or you can bring your own picnic dinner, but we ask that you don't bring beverages, as they are sold on the field during the concert. Also, no pets, please. Seating is on the lawn, so grab your chairs/blankets and head on down for a good time!

SAVE THESE DATES

Friday, June 14th - Eastbound (Classic Rock & Roll)

Friday, June 28th - Jam Sandwich (Classic Southern Rock & Blues)

Friday, July 12th - Spare Change (Beach, Country, Classic R&B)

Friday, July 26th - Justin Fox Trio (Classic Blues, Southern Rock)

Friday, August 9th - South of K (Bluegrass)

Friday, August 23rd - MAKO Band (Beach Boogie Blues)


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OPEN RECREATION @ JOE EAKES PARK BEGINS JUNE 22ND

Jun 07, 2013 03:08 pm

The Kure Beach Parks and Recreation Advisory Board will be offering Open Recreation at Joe Eakes Park on Saturday from 9 am to 1 pm starting June 22nd. Equipment available at the park for use includes football, basketball, softball, kickball, tennis, disc golf and bocce ball. Refine that jump shot, work on your back hand or gather up some friends for a rousing game of kickball. For more information, contact Town Hall at 910-458-8216.


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Monday: Turtle Talks (7-8pm)

Jun 10, 2013 07:00 pm

Learn about sea turtles and our local Pleasure Island Sea Turtle Project with talks at the pavilion, every Monday from June 10th through August 26th.


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Tuesday: Open Air Market (8am-12pm)

Jun 11, 2013 08:00 am

Shop for locally grown produce and hand-carfted goods at the park, every Tuesday from June 11th through August 27th.


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Community Center Committee Meeting @ Center

Jun 11, 2013 10:00 am

This meeting is open to the public and all interested persons are encouraged to attend.


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Stormwater & Environmental Committee Meeting @ Town Hall

Jun 11, 2013 04:00 pm

This meeting is open to the public and all interested persons are encouraged to attend.


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Aikido Adult & Children's Class (6-9pm)

Jun 11, 2013 06:00 pm

Children's Class runs from 6:00 - 7:00 pm

Adult Class runs from 7:00 - 9:00 pm

 


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Parks & Recreation Advisory Board Meeting @ Town Hall

Jun 11, 2013 06:30 pm

This meeting is open to the public and all interested persons are encouraged to attend.


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Public Hearing @ Town Hall - Draft Budget for FY13-14

Jun 12, 2013 06:30 pm

Please call the Town Clerk at 910-458-8216, or email her at townclerk@townofkurebeach.org if you wish to address Council at this hearing concerning the draft budget for FY 2013-14. See additional information, including Budget Message, Draft Budget Ordinance and Draft Revised Fee Schedule under Town News item "Public Hearing on Proposed FY13-14 Budget on June 12th."


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Story Time by the Sea (10-11:30 AM)

Jun 13, 2013 10:00 am

Join the Mermaid Princess and her fairytale friends at Kure Beach’s Ocean Front Park on Thursdays at 10am for Story Time by the Sea. Fun activities for both boys and girls will be available following the story, as well as time for photos with the Princess. This 1 ½ hour event is free and activities will rotate weekly. Our Mermaid Princess is part of Fairytales and Dreams by the Sea, a princess party and event company.  


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Aikido Adult & Children's Class (6-9pm)

Jun 13, 2013 06:00 pm

Children's Class runs from 6:00 - 7:00 pm

Adult Class runs from 7:00 - 9:00 pm

 


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Coffee with the Mayor

Jun 15, 2013 09:00 am


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Sunday: Boogie in the Park (4-7pm)

Jun 16, 2013 04:00 pm

TWO CENTS WORTH-Accoustic Rock and Blues.

Bring a chair or blanket and enjoy live, local entertainment on the lawn at the pavilion, every Sunday from May 19th through September 1st! 


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More to read:

TENNIS CLASSES FOR ADULTS & CHILDREN BEGIN JUNE 10TH & 11TH
LETTER FROM KURE BEACH EMERGENCY RESPONSE COORDINATOR
STORY TIME BY THE SEA BEGINS MAY 30TH
ADVERTISE YOUR BUSINESS ON THIS WEBSITE
CANCELED: KB DOUBLE SPRINT TRIATHLON