BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Trailwood Hills President, Newsletter
www.trailwoodhills.com Vice President, Web Site
Darren White (outgoing)
Jennifer Beck (outgoing)
Marc Havermans (outgoing)
Mike and Connie Carnahan
Beth Courtney (incoming)
NEWSLETTER Carol Merritt (incoming)
April/May 2004 email@example.com
Mohamed Bourham (incoming)
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Alder Ridge Lane, Raleigh, NC 27603-6128
Garage Sale (ad hoc)
Kim Underwood, Manager Mike Carnahan
Charleston Management Corp. email@example.com
812 Salem Woods Drive, Suite 202
Raleigh, North Carolina 27615 Fitness Center (ad hoc)
Telephone: (919) 847-3003 Sheryl Roberts
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EVENTS ANNUAL MEETING (CONT'D)
"Best Yard" Competition
The competition will be held May 10-16, Election of board members
2004. The categories and prizes will be: Three new board members were elected to
Best Flowers - $75 at Home Depot replace 2 members whose terms were over, and
Best Lawn - $75 at Home Depot one member who will be moving out of the
Best Overall Yard - $150 at Home Depot neighborhood. We welcome Carol Merritt,
Between now and May 24, use the voting slip Mohamed Bourham and Beth Courtney to the
enclosed to vote for an address that should win board.
each category. Big thanks go to Darren White, Marc
Street Sweep 2004 Havermas and Jennifer Beck for their work on the
The adjacent neighboorhoods (Pleasant board this year, especially with the website, yards
Ridge& Ramsgate to our east) are planning a and social events. The board will vote for new
neighborhood clean up 9:00am May 22. officers at the board meeting on May 11th.
This is a trash pick up day, probably focusing
on Lineberry Drive and Lake Wheeler Road. There Garage Sale
will also be a social afterwards, for those who There is much interest in having a
worked on the clean up. neighborhood garage sale (using your own
Sign up by emailing Jason Hibbets at "garages"). Mike Carnahan is heading up that
email@example.com. Let him know your name, project, tentatively slated for June 12. Contact him
address, # of hours you can help, # of people you at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have an
are registering, and if you would like to help with idea or would like to help organize, post signs, etc.
the organizing or if you have any suggestions.
Kids' Safety Email List
Saturday, June 5th 11:00 AM, Carolina Pines We also decided to create an email list that
Community Center. This program is being co- anyone can subscribe to. Only subscribers can post
sponsored by the Carolina Pines Community (to cut down on spam). This is a great way for
Center. If you have kids 10 and under, you need people to share info about community watch, civic
to bring them to this program. Keeping our issues, post jobs, sell & borrow items, ask for
children safe is a number one priority. This event repair suggestions, etc. You can sign up for the
is open to anyone in the community. list by going to http://www.trailwoodhills.com
Trailwood Hills Pool
The pool has passed inspection and opens Lineberry Road
May 29th. We will be having the Annual Pool Jason Hibbets, who lives on Ramsgate,
Party again this year - watch for a date. gave us an update on Lineberry Road development
and paving. Visit his website on the topic at
ANNUAL MEETING UPDATE
The Annual Meeting of the Homeowners
Association was on April 20. Here's an update of
There was much interest in finding out if it
some of the items discussed.
would be possible for us to have a fitness/
community building at the pool site. A committee
Newly elected board member Carol Merritt
has been formed to look into the possibilities and
has volunteered to chair the community watch
costs. Contact email@example.com or
committee. If you have any suggestions or would
firstname.lastname@example.org if you have ideas,
like to be a part of the committe, please contact
comments or would like to be on the committee.
ITEMS OF INTEREST BULLETIN BOARD
May Sierra Club meeting - "Green Invaders"
Master Gardner Shirley Phillips will show a short HOUSECLEANING
video and provide suggestions for controlling invasive plants Sherry Riggs can clean your house. Call her at 821-5045 for
in gardens and woodlands. more details.
Wed. 5/26 7:30pm Community United Church of
Christ at Wade Ave. & Dixie Trail. More at
For sewing and alterations, call Husseina at 828-7236.
Visit the Wake County website, www.wakegov.com, HOME IMPROVEMENT
for great information and links on topics such as schools, Custom Cornices
libraries, county services and recreational activities. - Affordable custom cornice boards
- Variety of shapes and designs for windows and slide doors
- Call (919) 546-9087 email@example.com
Considering a change? SCRAPBOOKING
Please contact Charleston Management to submit a
Joy has many holiday classes available to make your pictures
request to build fences, decks or other structures, or to paint
an attractive and meaningful scrapbook.
your house. Check your Architectural Guidelines if you are
RSVP to Joy Staser 836-8081
If you notice violations of the guidelines, you can TUTORS
report them to Charleston Management. Mary Beth, a national board certified teacher, has openings
for tutoring grades 3-8. Any subject, specialty math/science.
Contact her at 835-1597.
PLEASE remember, it is the law for pets to be on a
Tyler Greene is available for after school tutoring in science
leash when they are outdoors. Cats should not roam free, and
and math. She has a B.S. degree in Zoology and is currently
dogs should not be free to jump on bypassers, even if they
in her first year at NCSU’s College of Veterinary Medicine.
are in your own yard.Remember to “pick up” after your pet.
You may contact her at 754-8303 or
This helps keep our neighborhood hospitable to walkers.
TRASH TALK BABYSITTERS
Pilot Programs Heather Carnahan is available to baby sit or pet sit. She is
The city has approved weekly curbside trash collection 14 years old and has prior experience babysitting an 8 year
and recycling collection based on the recently ended pilot old child and a 10 year old child. You may contact her at
program. The city inform you before the new collection 831-2551 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The city will be starting a pilot program to test Brittany Flanagan is available to baby sit. She is 15 years
collection of paperboard and corrugated cardbaord curbside. old. Brittany took a 3 day babysitting course when she was
Currently you can recycle these at dropoff centers, but not 12, which included CPR instruction. She will be happy to
curbside. The pilot program will not affect our supply references upon request. You may contact her at 832-
Thais Ramirez is available to baby sit. She is 13 years old
st and has experience babysitting children 2 years and older.
There will be no trash collection on Monday, May 31 ,
You may contact her at 832-2335.
due to Memorial Day. Monday trash will be collected on
Tuesday, June 1. There will be no yard waste pickup on Wed
Jackie Schonemann is available for babysitting weekday
6/2. The rest of June is business as usual.
evenings (after 7pm) and weekends. Her telephone number
May 10 May 24 June 7 June 21