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Katie B. Hines Senior Center Events

The following are weekly events held at the Katie B. Hines Senior Center: MONDAY: Stronger Senior Exercise at 9:00am. Painting from 11:00am until 2:00pm. Cards at 6:30pm. Tuesday: Caning/ Weaving starting at 9:00am. Bridge at 1:00pm. Wednesday the Center is Closed. THURSDAY: Exercise at 9:00am. Painting from 11:00am until 2:00pm. BINGO at 7:00m. Friday the Center is Closed. Saturday: Cards 6:30pm. New Class Knitting, Crafts, crocheting Tuesdays at 1pm. All levels!
• Beginner to advanced oil painting classes given by Raleigh Artist, Marcelle  Hooks.Class meets 3rd Saturday monthly at the Senior Center, Cape Fear Blvd,  Carolina Beach. For further information contact Coordinator, Cheryl Rice @ 910-471-0563.
Things to Remember: the first Saturday of very month is our Pancake Breakfast.
Menu includes scrambled eggs, sausage, pancakes (all you can eat), coffee and juice all for only $6.00. Children under 7 are free, bring the entire family!  
The Katie B. Hines Senior Center is located at 308 Cape Fear Boulevard in Carolina Beach and can be reached by calling (910)458-6609.

Activities and Volunteers Needed

Once again the change of seasons is upon us and it is time for everyone to get back to activities and involvement at the Katie B. Hines Senior Center.  Our classes and groups are beginning and friends are gathering for participation in our many activities. 
This summer has brought to significant changes to our center with the absence of two long time dedicated volunteers, Lois Poignee and Grace Austin.
We are actively looking for volunteers for many different positions at KBH Senior Center. Whether art, helping in the kitchen, teaching a craft, or leading a special activity are your strengths, we need you.   If you would like to volunteer in one of our existing programs or help us develop some new programs please stop in at the KBH Senior Center on Monday, Tuesday or Thursday and talk to any board member. 
The annual general membership meeting will be held on November 14, 2013 at 1:30.   A slate of officers and board members has been presented to the board and general membership. The slate of officers and board members will be presented and election held at this meeting.  Newly elected officers and board members will begin their positions on Jan 1, 2014. We continue to have our pancake breakfast fundraiser on the first Saturday of each month, from 7:30 to 11:00. 
A December bus trip to Mike’s Farm is being planned.  Please stop by the center for more information including dates and rates.
Stop by the center at 308 Cape Fear Blvd. to see what we are offering for exercise, line dancing, crafts, painting, bingo, cards, and socialization and fun with other seniors and friends here on the Pleasure Island.

Katie B Hines Senior Center News and Mike’s Farm Trip

Our participation in Island Days was a huge success. The winner of our crocheted afghan raffle was Cathy Walch.   We sincerely thank Walgreens for their donations of items, participation and support at Island Days. 
We are planning a bus trip to Mike’s Farm on December 3.  The all inclusive cost is $47.00.  For more details or to purchase your tickets, stop by the senior center before November 7 on a Monday, Tuesday, or Thursday.   Payment is required at the time of reservation.  Stop by soon as the bus is filling up quickly.  
We thank everyone for their response to our request for volunteers.  We are still in need of someone to   teach our painting class. If you have talents in this area and wish to volunteer, please stop by the center and see Dee Barnes.
Our annual meeting is scheduled for November 14 at 1:30.  The nominating committee has presented a slate of officers and board members and elections will be held during this meeting. We hope to see your there. 
The annual Thanksgiving dinner will be held on Thanksgiving Day, from 12-2.  You must sign up in advance.  Stop by the center to sign up or for further information.