Thursday, September 9, 2010

Membership Meeting

Important membership meeting

Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2010 at 7 PM at NHIA building

Agenda:

§ Discussion and membership vote on whether to approve the proposal for the Office of the Duke Forest to assume ownership of the building for use as an education and outreach center. This contract includes provisions to ensure unrestricted use of the building for the Association, naming rights and guaranties for continued operation of the New Hope Volunteer Fire Department.


§ Members must be current on dues in order to vote.

Thursday, April 15, 2010

Traditional Country Breakfast

Good news!  The 2010 NHIA  Breakfast has now been scheduled thanks to all those who have volunteered to help.

WHEN:   Saturday, May 1
TIME:      7 am to 11 am
PLACE:  New Hope Improvement Association Building at 4012 Whitfield Road
MENU:   Our traditional country breakfast  (Ham, sausage, eggs, grits and homemade biscuits)
COST:     $7 for adults and $3 for children.  Ham or sausage biscuit for $1 each.

Proceeds will be divided between the Association and the New Hope Volunteer Fire Department.

It's not too late to volunteer by calling Walter Fowler at 489-7775 or by emailing him at walterfowler@gmail.com.

Sunday, November 29, 2009

Turkey Run Results


Beautiful day after all the rain. 152 entrants, 140 finishers (up about 30 from last yr). The young man who was the overall winner 2 yrs ago at age 15 wins again and his twin is second, just like 2 yrs ago!

Male

1. Fred Ward 23:43 Durham
2. Carl Ward 23:47 Durham
3. Solomon Cobes 23:51

Female

1. Jenny Terry 28:44 Durham
2. Cathy Wides 30:04 Durham
3. Rietta Couper 30:53 Chapel Hill

Youngest

Male: Avery Scope-Crafts, 11 yrs Chapel Hill
Female: Sophie Roskin, 10 yrs Durham

Oldest

Male: Ray Briggs (ageless) Chapel Hill
Female: Martha Klopfer (ageless) Durham

Turkey winner (for runner closest to "random time picked by organizers): Regis Lyons

Next year's run will be the second Sat. in Nov. 2010 and entry forms will be available to be downloaded (in a few mos) from newhopeneighbors.blogspot.com

Thanks for all of your help.

Walter Fowler

Sunday, August 9, 2009