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2000 Heritage Pines Drive
Cary, NC 27519
Betty Landes, CMCA
On-Site Manager
(P) 919-466-0016
(F) 919-466-0014 - clubhouse

Management company
Dickson Properties, Inc.
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Heritage Happenings 
Hot Off  The Press


HP Homeowner
Board Members

Emmett Waller

Fran Drisko

These elected homeowners represent you with the Heritage Pines Board and the community.


1st Saturday Night —
”Pot Luck Dinner”

The March 1st Saturday pot luck dinner is being hosted by members of the couples bridge group and will be held at the clubhouse on Saturday, March 1, 2008, at 5:30 pm. The deadline for reservations was noon, Monday 2/18. If you are interested, you can be added to the waiting list. Cost is $1.00. Dishes should include main courses, vegetables/salads and desserts. If you are signed up, please call Sue and Mickey Brescia with your choice of dish as soon as possible.

St. Patrick’s Day Party

On March 15, 2008, the St. Patrick’s Day Party will be held in the clubhouse starting at 5:30 pm. The traditional dinner of corned beef, cabbage, mashed potatoes, parsley sauce, carrots, Irish soda bread and dessert will be catered by the Hibernian Restaurant. The cost is $17.00 per person and the deadline to register is noon, Monday 2/25. Selection will be by lottery and the drawing will be at 2:00 pm the same day. Please make out a separate check for this event. Hosts for the party are Mary and Bob Hodes. Don’t forget to think “green.”

Computer Classes

Free internet computer classes will be held at the clubhouse in March. Details are in the newsletter addendum.

Ladies Luncheon

The March ladies’ luncheon will be held on Tuesday, March 18 at 12:30 pm in the clubhouse. It will be a “carry out” lunch and the hosts are Laly Gener and Priscilla Ruskay. The speaker, David Latham, will talk about historic sites in NC. More info in the addendum. The deadline to
register is noon Monday, 3/3 and there is a $2.00 fee.

Music Night at the

The first music night at the
clubhouse will be held on
Saturday, March 29, 2008,
beginning at 7:00 pm. The music maker for the night is Paul Minnis who has entertained at Heritage Pines many times. The
reservation fee is $6.00 and please bring your own snacks and beverages. The sign up deadline is noon, Monday 3/17. Dance demonstrations will be given
during the evening and community requested group dance songs will be featured. Time to perk up your ears, tap your toes, flex your feet and have some fun!

Community Thanks To The Following Chairpersons
and Their Committees:

  • Hospitality - Pat Hajian
    Men's Breakfasts – Bob Hodes & Doug Lipson

  • Ladies Lunch - Betty Ecklund & Fran Livoti

  • 1st Saturday “Groundhog” Pot Luck - Barbara Harcharic & Pat Schneider

Sign Up Sheets and Addendum

You may turn in your signup sheet beginning 10 am, Thursday, February 21, during office hours. None will be accepted before that time. Any sheets shoved under the door will not be accepted. If you are unable to deliver your sign up sheet to the office, you may ask a neighbor or friend to take your sheet. Each resident is limited to one (1) extra sheet. Thank you for your patience as we try to work on making event sign up pleasurable for everyone. A separate check is required for the “lottery events”.

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HPCA Board Meeting
March 20 - 10:00 am

Heritage Pines Committee  Meetings:
  • Architectural - March 12 & 26 - 10:00 am
  • Clubhouse - March 5 - 4:00 pm
  • Finance - March 13 - 10:00 am
  • Grounds - March 4 - 9:30 am
  • Social - March 11 - 10:00 am

New Neighbors
  • David & Peggy Summerville
  • Janet & Dick Deal
Thinking of You

Ray Bassi
Morty Berkowitz
Cleveland & Evelyn Bryant
Tina Caffera
Joan & Bob Edlind
John Glosto
Joe Kane
Mary Mazzoni
Liz Mongrain
Jack Robinson

Brunie Robles
Ann Roedema
Irving Silberberg
Gloria Slugg
Virginia Smith
Lou Ann Steffey
Carol Stephens
Paul Thimsen
Marianna Tock
Don Ward

March Wedding Anniversaries  

  9-Jerry & Lou Ann Steffey
11-Rolf & Dee Mueller
12-Ed & Sandy Giovino
14-Norm & Myrle Adams
27-Donnie & Carol Hall
29-Paul Bowker & Fran Drisko
30-Lou & Ginny DeCellis
31-James & Elizabeth Dowdy

  • Virginia Smith on the birth of her second great grandchild.
March Birthdays

  1-Joyce Bryant
  1-Kathryn Kuhn
  1-Myrna Worsley
  2-Joe Dunbeck
  3-Eva Germano
  4-Anne Beavis
  4-Chadyeane Laza
  5-Cleveland Bryant
  5-Bill White
  5-John Worsley
  6-Frances Dusterhoff
  6- Alan Garelick
  7-Clare Cady
  7-Ed Giovino
  7-Louise Reinders
  8-Jo Romano
10-Kay Cole
10-Charles Dusterhoff
10-Mary Giannuzzi
12-Ann Perry
13-David Sommerville
14-Rolf Mueller
14-Vicki Shannon


15-Marge Roos
15-Fran Williams
16-Joe Lacenere
17-Mania Drimer
17-Bill James
17-Carol Mitchell
17-Lynn Willard
19-Gloria Scheiner
20-Diane Miskew
21-Lorrie Gross
21-Frank Laza
21-Lois Snyder
22-David Harrison
23-Jim Clark
23-Eileen Fitzgerald
23-Carol Jean White
24-Katy Jackson
25-Bob Aliberti
25-Laura Tomlinson
26-Ginny DeCellis
28-Dick McCarraher
30-Alice Cassimatis
31-Bob Cathcart
31-David Gordon

From Hospitality Chair:

Hospitality Chairman - March – Betty Ecklund. If you know of anyone in the neighborhood who is in need of care or our concern, please contact Betty.

Around the Clubhouse 

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Welcome New Neighbors


David & Peggy Summerville


Janet & Dick Deal


At the Clubhouse


Jean Tiedemann, Bernie Aliberti, Marge Hellkamp and Louise Reinders


Virginia Smith unwrapping her treasure


Sandy Ramsey pondering the “white elephants”


Cathy Clark with her special gift


Mr. Groundhog with Ana Maria Melling and Jim Alvado


Hard working decorators - Clare Cady, Nancy Dunn, Barbara Harcharic and Margaret Fox


Joe & Mary Schroeher


Dick & Marge Hellkamp


Mary Bonti, Mary Campbell, Judy Moore, Betty Morgan and Helen Moll

Bernie Aliberti, Susan Smith, Ray Adamski and Sue Brescia.