- Published on Wednesday, 14 August 2013 21:41
- Written by Super User
For more information on any of the Town of Kure Beach program offerings, please visit www.townofkurebeach.org or call Town Hall at (910)458-8216. In addition, Ocean Front Park and the Community Center are available for rent. More information is available on the website or by calling Town Hall.
118 N. 3rd Avenue
• Tuesday and Thursday – Adult and Children Aikido class with Richard Price. Children’s classes run from 6-7 pm and adult classes from 7-9 pm. To register, call 919-818-3046.
• Thursday (6/20, 6/27, 7/11, 7/25, 8/1, 8/22) – Line Dance class with Ron Griffin at 10 am. Cost to participate is $1 per person. No registration required.
Vinyasa Yoga Flow Classes begin 9/4
Join Yoga Alliance Instructor Jennifer Fenton for a 6-week session of Vinyasa Yoga Flow classes on Wednesdays from 7-8 pm starting the 4th of September. The entire session is $48 per person and you can contact Jennifer at (910) 471-4868 or Yogarootsnc@ yahoo.com to reserve your spot. Vinyasa Yoga is a whole body workout so please be prepared with a water bottle, towel, and yoga mat.
AIKIDO WORLD ALLIANCE SEMINAR 9/13-9/15 WITH ANDREW SATO, SENSEI
Kure Beach Aikido would like to welcome all interested to join them at the Carolina Beach Recreation Center for an Aikido World Alliance Seminar hosted by Chief Instructor Andrew Sato, Sensei.
This Seminar will take place Friday, September 13th through Sunday, September 15th. Instruction and teaching methodology will be given, as well as standing and seated empty hand waza and weapon training with a jo and bokken. For more information or to register, please contact Kure Beach Aikido Instructor Richard Price, Sensei at (919) 818-3046.
NEW SESSION OF WATERCOLOR WEDNESDAYS BEGINS SEPTEMBER 18TH
Attention budding artists – the next 4-week session of watercolor painting classes will begin on Wednesday, the 18th of September. 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, www.townofkurebeach.org, 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.
JOE EAKES PARK:
Corner of K and 7th Avenue
• Saturday – Open Recreation from 10 am – 1 pm. Equipment available for use includes football, basketball, softball, kickball, tennis, disc golf, bocce ball, corn hole, and golf toss.
• Monday and Tuesday - Tennis lessons with Coach Billie. Classes are available for all skill levels and enthusiasts aged 5 – seniors. Call Coach Billie at 910 200-4101 for specifics.
Art in the Park Watercolor Class on Saturday, September 7th
Come join award-winning artist Ken Withrow for Art in the Park on Saturday, September 7th, at Ocean Front Park in Kure Beach. Begin the day sketching beautiful ocean views and spend the afternoon turning your vision into art.
The class will begin at 9:00 am and run until 4:00 pm, with an hour break for lunch. The cost to participate is just $30 per person. Simply fill out a registration form and bring it, along with your payment and supplies, to class. Registration forms can be found on our website, www.townofkurebeach.org, or at Town Hall.
For more information and a list of supplies needed, please visit our website or call Town Hall at (910) 458-8216. We hope to see you there!
Saturday Morning Open Recreation at Joe Eakes Park
The Kure Beach Parks and Recreation Advisory Board will be offering Open Recreation at Joe Eakes Park on Saturdays from 10am – 1pm. Equipment available for use includes football, basketball, softball, kickball, tennis, disc golf, bocce ball, corn hole, and golf toss. Refine that jump shot, work on your back hand, or bring some friends for a friendly game of kickball.
For more information, please contact Town Hall at 910-458-8216.
Tennis Instructor Needed
Our tennis teacher, Billie Fitzsimons, is taking time off from teaching tennis for the KB Parks & Rec. Program. Her classes end this summer. We are looking for someone who can teach tennis lessons for both adults and juniors. Currently we are providing classes two days a week but we have a flexible format that will allow to work the program into your schedule. You must have some teaching background. Please call Bob at either Kure Beach Town Hall 910 458-8216 or Bob’s cell at 910 200-6025.
Kure Beach Market
Stop by the Kure Beach Market on Tuesdays from 8 am – 1 pm. Show your support for our local farmers and artisans while enjoying the beautiful views from Ocean Front Park. We hope to see you there!
Annual Community Center
BBQ to be held August 17th
Mark your calendars for the annual Kure Beach Community Center BBQ Fundraiser on Saturday, August 17th. Serving begins at 4:00 pm and continues until 8:00 pm, or until the BBQ runs out. Be sure to come early; you don't want to miss BBQ from Middle of the Island, baked beans, potato salad, cole slaw from Big Daddy's Restaurant, a roll, tea and a delicious dessert. Tickets are $8.00 at the door and are available for eat in or take out. This fundraiser helps support the Kure Beach Community Center for all of us to enjoy. Thank you in advance for your support! After your BBQ, head down to Ocean Front Park from 7-9 pm to enjoy the jazz pop band Stardust. For more information, please call Town Hall at (910) 458-8216.
Sunday Boogie in the Park Concert Series Continues
Don't forget to boogie on down to the Ocean Front Park this Sunday, August 18th from 4 to 7 pm for the Sunday afternoon concert series. This Sunday's entertainment is the Brent Stimmel Band, playing Americana, funk, and jam. It is going to be a lot of fun, so grab your chair or blanket and join in.
The Parks & Recreation Advisory Board has designed a great tee shirt to commemorate the Boogie in the Park concert series. They will be on sale each Sunday for $15 each. Ya'll come, have some fun and get your shirt you can wear every Sunday.
OCEAN FRONT PARK:
105 Atlantic Avenue
• Monday – A Turtle Talk with the Pleasure Island Sea Turtle Project will take place under the pavilion at Ocean Front Park starting at 7 pm.
• Tuesday – Kure Beach Market continues at Ocean Front Park from 8 am – 1 pm. Help support farmers and artisans by shopping for locally grown produce and hand-crafted goods.
• Thursday – Story Time by the Sea with the Princess and friends from 10-11:30 am.
• Friday - Enjoy an evening of New Orleans style jazz with Dixieland All Stars from 7-9 pm.
• Saturday – Join us for an evening of sensational jazz pop music with the band Stardust. Don’t forget to swing by the Community Center for the Annual BBQ Fundraiser between 4-8 pm.
• Sunday - oogie in the Park with the Brent Stimmel Band. Don’t forget your beach chair or blanket.
Don’t forget your beach chair or blanket!