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Audubon Place Apartment Homes March 2014 Community Newsletter STAY IN TOUCH……. Stay updated on community events and local happenings. Also join in on community contests and get to know your neighbors!! Please LIKE us on Facebook at, or follow us on Twitter @AudubonPlaceNC. You can also check out our “Pins” on Pinterest at! Get fun DIY projects, recipes, design tips, and MORE!!! Office Hours The resident office is now open Monday , Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday 9:00am to 6:00pm, Thursday 9:00am to 7:00pm and Saturday 10:00am to 5:00pm. Goodbye Winter…Hello Spring! Daylight Savings: Sunday, March 9th, 2014 1st day of Spring: March 20, 2014 Community Garden Calling all green thumbs! If you would like to utilize the community garden, please contact the office and we will be happy to reserve a plot for you at no monthly charge. Plots are now ready and you may start maintaining your garden as soon as you would like. For tips on gardening, check out our gardening board on Pinterest!! Grilling Pavilion Let’s get cookin!! The grilling pavilion is located next to the pool, and is open year round from 9am to 10pm. Feel free to use at your convenience! If you would like to use the gas grill, please contact the office and we will be happy to reserve it for you! Free Rentals Audubon Place conveniently offers canoes, kayaks, mountain bikes, and camping tents for residents to use year round! Feel free to take them out for the day! Our concierge service will be happy to give you tips for your outdoor adventure! Please contact the office if you are interested in reserving one. Pets Thank you for your recent suggestions! Over the next month, three new pet stations will be added throughout the community!! They will be conveniently located in front of building 1 off to the right side, in between buildings 6 and 7 in the front, and in between buildings 10 and 11 in the front. When walking around the community, please make sure that your pets are leashed at all times. Also, please dispose of your pet’s waste in the designated receptacles located throughout the community. Community Contacts Resident Office: 828-650-6570 (phone) 828-707-9497 (fax) Emergency Maintenance: 828-650-6570, then select Prompt #3 Courtesy Officer: Please dial 828-650-6570, then select Prompt #4

Community Courtesy Officer We would like to welcome aboard Arnold Alvarez, our new Courtesy Officer! Please feel free to call him to report any noise or community disturbances after business hours. Please remember there are community “quiet hours” between 10:00pm and 8:00am. To reach the Courtesy Officer, please dial the main office number at 828-650-6570 and select Prompt #4. You may choose to leave a message that will be responded to during business hours, or choose to page out the Courtesy Officer for an immediate response. As always, for any emergencies please dial 911. Resident Referrals Pick your neighbor! Refer a friend to Audubon Place! If your referral tours the community, names YOU as how they heard about Audubon Place, and moves into the community, YOU will be eligible to receive a THANK YOU in the form of an apartment upgrade! Ask the office for more details! Community Socials • Happy Hour – Thursday, March 6th, 5:30 – 6:30pm - Sponsored by Capital Bank! **Drinks and light appetizers will be served. • St. Patty’s Day Party – Monday, March 17th, 5:00 – 6:00pm **Drinks and light appetizers will be served in a St. Patty’s Day theme. Feel free to bring your favorite themed dish as well! Don’t forget to wear GREEN!!! • Happy Hour – Thursday, March 20th, 5:30 – 6:30pm – Sponsored by Select Furniture Consignment and Accessories! **Drinks and light appetizers will be served. Recipe of the Month Top o’ the Mornin Lucky Charms Pancakes! Ingredients 2 cups original bisquick mix 1 cup milk 1 tsp vanilla 2 eggs 1 tsp green food color ½ cup marshmallows from Lucky Charms cereal Directions • Stir together bisquick mix, milk, vanilla, eggs, and food color with whisk just until blended. • Stir in ½ cup marshmallows. • Heat griddle or skillet over medium-high heat. Pour ¼ cup batter onto hot griddle. • Cook about 3 minutes, turn, and then cook until golden brown. • Top pancakes with whipped cream and additional marshmallows. • Enjoy!

March 2014 Community Newsletter