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Sailing the ocean blue

News from the Beach
July 7, 2015
Sailing the ocean blue
 
 
 
 
Now in our third week, we've have had a busy beginning to our 105th season at the Beach!  Coming up we have Sunday's "Day at the Beach" 5k and 1k kids fun run and our 8th Annual Seaside Celebration overlooking the cove.  We also continue to offer more than 55 amazing opportunities to learn and/or practice kids' favorite hobbies and educational interests. We aim to please all ages and interests at KBIA. Please read on to find something that interests you, and then jump in! See you soon.
 
 
 
MIRC Race Results
Keep Calm and Sail On
 
Despite the downpours last Wednesday, the weather held off enough that the MIRC sailing race was able to carry on -- or rather, sail on!  KBIA was honored to host, and proud to annouce that our KBIA teams won 2nd place in the 420 race, and 1st place in the Opti race.  Congratulations to our teams and cheers to all participants!
 
 
 
 
24 years and running of "A Day at the Beach"
 
 
One week away! We are busily preparing for the 24th Annual KBIA 5k and 1k kids fun run, and can't wait to see all those smiling faces at the start - and the finish line!  Bring a friend, bring the kids, bring the whole family down to KBIA for the fun! Pack a beach bag and hit the waves after a scenic run down by the ocean.  There is still time to register HERE!
 
Volunteer spots are open if you'd like to work behind the scenes .  We appreciate every one of our volunteers and the first 25 to sign up are gifted with a free yellow volunteer t-shirt and a big thank you from all of us at KBIA!  Please contact Elizabeth Lapointe.
 
 
 
 
 
 
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You're Invited!
 
Please join us Saturday, July 25th6 to 8:30 PM for our annual celebration by the cove!  Grab a cocktail, relax, and enjoy catching up with old friends and new. 
 
Please RSVP by July 15th to be entered into the KBIA raffle basket, winner announced at the celebration.  We look forward to seeing you!
 
 
 
 
Annual CIT Ropes Course
Get on up!
 
Calling all teens who have been or will be a KBIA CIT this summer! On Tuesday, July 28th, our CITs will head out for a day on the Ropes Challenge Course at the Sweetser campus in Saco.  The main focus for this annual offering is to develop leadership skills, communication, and motivation by relying on each other, and then applying it to their Conselor in Training course.
 
Participants are asked to meet at KBIA at 9 AM, and will return by 4 PM.
Please sign up in the office or by emailing CIT Coordinator Maureen McEnaney.
 
 
 
 
 
This week at KBIA
 
MONDAY MOVIE NIGHT:  "Up," Rated PG, 7 to 9 PM, $7. 
 
TWEEN NIGHT: Pool Party & pizza at KBIA.  6 to 8 PM Tuesday. $26.

WEDNESDAY MOVIE NIGHT: "Aladdin," Rated G, 7 to 9 PM, $7.
 
TEEN NIGHT: Pool Party & pizza at KBIA, 7 to 9 PM Thursday. $26.
 
COVE WALK: 1 to 3 PM Saturday. $10 per family.
 
Please pre-register for all events at the office.