Town of Leland News & Events July 2018

Town of Leland News & Events July 2018
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July Brings a Celebration of Independence, Lifetime of Discovery and Next-Level Service to the Leland Community

We are excited to honor the Leland Fire/Rescue Department, who recently achieved the 2018 Mission: Lifeline® EMS Gold Plus Level Recognition Award from the American Heart Association. They received this award for continually providing outstanding care to heart attack victims and saving precious response time minutes through their high level of skill, communication and care.  I hope you join me in saying “Well done, Leland Fire/Rescue!”

Does your neighborhood have concerns about storm water?  Town Council and I are holding a special meeting on Wednesday, July 11 at 6:00 p.m. to listen to these concerns.  Here are the details to make a presentation or attend.  We look forward to hearing your concerns.

July is Park and Recreation Month!  We are celebrating this year’s theme of A Lifetime of Discovery with special content on the Leland Parks & Recreation Facebook Page highlighting Leland’s unique and special parks, programs and facilities.  We have so much to explore right here in our own backyard, ready to be discovered this July.

One of our award-winning programs is the Leland Cultural Arts Center Concert Series.  This month’s feature performance is dedicated to one of the longest running and most successful pop-rock groups in history with Chicago Rewired.  Escape the heat with an evening in Chicago at the LCAC.

On behalf of Leland Town Council and the Town of Leland staff, I want to wish all of our residents and visitors a safe and happy 4th of July!

- Mayor Brenda Bozeman -
Town Hall Meetings

July 10 at 3:00 p.m. – Public Safety Committee
July 11 at 6:00 p.m. – Council Special Meeting Regarding Stormwater Management*
July 12 at 6:00 p.m. – Economic Development Committee
July 16 at 11:00 a.m. – Council Agenda
July 18 at 4:00 p.m. – Leland Tourism Development Authority
July 19 at 6:00 p.m. – Council Regular
July 24 at 6:30 p.m. – Planning Board
August 1 at 6:00 p.m. – Joint Council and Parks and Recreation Board
August 2 at 5:30 p.m. – Transportation Oversight Committee

*For details and information about making a presentation at this special meeting, please click here
Holiday Closings
Leland Town Hall, the Leland Cultural Arts Center and the Vegetative Debris waste site will be closed on Wednesday, July 4th in observance of Independence Day.

Leland Community Blood Drive
Wednesday, July 11
10:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Leland Town Hall
102 Town Hall Drive
Leland, NC 28451
For an appointment, please visit: www.redcrossblood.org and search by code LELAND
or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767)

 
Q: Do I need a permit to have a yard sale at my home?

A: If you are having a yard/garage sale on property you own, no permit is needed for a single sale of 1-2 days in any 30 day period.  If you are having a yard sale on someone else’s property (in front of a store, at the neighborhood park, etc.), you should submit a Yard Sale Application at least two weeks before the sale. This application is free and includes helpful guidelines. If you are holding the the sale in an area under the jurisdiction of an Home Owners Association, whether you own the property or not, contact the HOA regarding rules and regulations governing yard/garage sales. Have a traffic plan in place to avoid impeding street traffic flow or blocking driveways, and consider safe pedestrian access and parking. Lastly, it is advised that you have trash receptacles available during the sale and clean up thoroughly afterwards to keep trash and debris out of storm drains.

July is Parks & Recreation Month
We will be highlighting the parks, programs and behind-the-scenes action that makes Leland a great place to live, work and play!  Check the Leland Parks and Recreation Facebook Page throughout the month of July as we journey through "A Lifetime of Discovery" in Leland parks, recreation and facilities with stories, videos and special features. Share your experiences at #DiscoverJuly

Founders' Day entertainment lineup will be announced soon!  
Check the Founders' Day web page for updates and details.

The Founders' Day Vendor Applications are available here. Deadlines for food vendor applications is August 3 and for all other applications is August 24. 

Founders' Day is Saturday, September 8
Leland Cultural Arts Center Presents: Chicago Rewired
Friday, July 20 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Chicago Rewired, The Premier Chicago Tribute Band, includes a unique blend of talented and seasoned musicians joining forces to showcase the timeless music of "Chicago®" – the soundtrack to great memories for so many people. Don't miss a night dedicated to one of the longest running and most successful pop-rock groups in history!
Vittles Food Truck will be on site
Preview the band
Purchase Tickets

There are a few spots still open for Camp Create!, a creative day camp for children ages 6-12 to encourage self-expression through enriching daily activities. Call 910-385-9891 to check availability or click here for details and registration.
July Gallery Exhibition: Ami Brown
Please join us for the opening reception of Ami Brown's gallery exhibition July 12 at 6:00 p.m. at the Leland Cultural Arts Center and view her artwork throughout the month.
Summer 2018 classes at the Leland Cultural Arts Center begin July 9 with 6 week sessions of pottery, painting, ballroom dancing, yoga, and more!

C.A.P.E. Magazine is your guide to the Cultural Arts Park and Events activities in Leland. Pick up your copy at Leland Cultural Arts Center or Leland Town Hall, or register for classes online.

Make sure you check the online event calendar for these and other upcoming events happening in Leland.

 






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