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Kure Beach Community Center Events Listings For May 8, 2013

Kure Beach Double Sprint Triathlon on June 15th

Step Up for Soldiers has partnered with the Kure Beach Fire Department to host a Double Sprint Triathlon in Kure Beach on Saturday, June 15th. The format of a double sprint triathlon consists of a 375M swim, 1.5Mi run, 20K cycle, 1.5Mi run, and another 375M swim. The cost to participate is $55 if registered by April 10th, $65 if registered between April 11th and May 31st and $75 the day of the event. There is a $10 discount for Veterans, Military, Police or Fire personnel. Registration can be done online at Additional information for this event can be found at the above link or by visiting www.townof We hope you sign up for this fun event and “Step Up” for a good cause!

Kure Beach Market Calling for Vendors for their Open Market

Kure Beach will be hosting an Open Market at the new Ocean Front Park throughout the summer season. The Market will be held on Tuesday mornings from 8am – 12pm, starting June 11th and running through August 27th. We are currently seeking arts and/or craft vendors to fill spaces at the Market. Arts and craft goods must be original, hand crafted and of excellent workmanship; the only exception being prints of art or photography originally produced by the vendor. If you are interested in being a part of this Market or would like more information, please contact Janet Knott at (910)431-8122 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

New Session of Watercolor Wednesdays begins May 8th

Attention budding artists – the next 4-week session of watercolor painting classes will begin on Wednesday, the 8th of May. These classes are taught by Kure Beach’s own award-winning International artist Ken Withrow. All classes are held Wednesday mornings at the Kure Beach Community Center with Beginner classes running from 9:30 am – 11:30 am and Intermediate classes from 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm. The cost to participate is $30 per person. Registration forms can be found on our website,, or at Town Hall. Bring your completed registration form along with your payment by Town Hall or to the first class. For more information and a list of supplies needed, please visit our website or call Town Hall at (910) 458-8216.

Boogie in the Park Sunday Evenings in Kure Beach

Spend your Sunday evenings this summer enjoying free, live music by the sea. The Town of Kure Beach will be hosting "Boogie in the Park" every Sunday from 4 pm - 7 pm; beginning May 19th and running through September 1st.  Grab a lawn chair or blanket and your boogie shoes as you head down to Kure Beach Ocean Front Park for some family-friendly entertainment! For a list of bands, please visit or call Kure Beach Town Hall at (910) 458-8216.
SCHEDULE OF BANDS: 5/19 - Blue Tang Bandits, 5/26    Steady Eddies, 6/02 - The Mako Band, 6/09 - The Casserole.

Zumba Gold Fitness Wednesdays

Zumba Gold, a low impact, easy to follow, Latin-inspired dance fitness party will be held by Kathy Senna on Wednesdays from 9:00-10:00 am at the Kure Beach Community Center. Classes are on a pay as you go basis @ $6.00 per class. Wear comfortable clothing/shoes and bring a towel and bottled water.
No pre-registration required; just come!

Kure Beach Parks & Rec Classes

Kure Beach Parks & Recreation offers the following classes; all held at the Kure Beach Community Center, unless otherwise noted. Classes require *pre-registration. Details can be found at
Classes & Lessons Include: Tennis Lessons for children & adults on Mondays and Tuesdays 910-200-4101 at Joe Eakes Park Tennis Courts in Kure Beach; Vinyasa Yoga Class for adults: Wednesdays from 7:15-8:15pm 910-471-4868; Beginning Watercolor Class: Wednesdays from 9:30-11:30am 458-7435; Intermediate Watercolor Class: Wednesdays from 12:30–2:30 pm 458-7435; Zumba Gold Fitness Class: Wednesdays from 9:00-10:00 am. No pre-registration required. Kure Beach offers quality training and results through its certified and/or award-winning instructors. 

New Session of Tennis Lessons

New session of Kure Beach tennis lessons start this week. If you haven't  registered yet, please do so at:  www.PleasureIslandTennis.

2013 Dance and Event Schedules

Weekly Activities:
EXERCISE: Tuesday from 9-10 AM October-May
Fee is $1.00 per person. No registration-Just show up!
LINE DANCE: Thursday from 10-11 AM September-May
Fee is $1.00 per person. No registration-Just show up!
AIKIDO: Tuesday and Thursday. Children 6-7 PM and
Adults 7-9 PM. Fee involved. Call (910)343-3413 for more information.
Monthly Dances:
Social Dances with Tony and Diane
3rd Saturday of the month, September-October and January-April
7:30-10 PM   $8.00 pp or $15/couple
Also, a Fall Dance each September, TBA
The Kure Beach Community Center Committee meets every month on the second Tuesday at 10:00 AM, (excluding Nov & Dec). All Residents of Kure Beach are welcome to attend. We would love to have your input! Also, the Community Center is available to rent for your special event. Call 458-8216 and leave a message. Someone will return your call promptly.