Last July 21, ten boats full of Lake Lure Newcomers beat the heat with a boat tie up on Lake Lure.

Lake Lure Newcomers Club is a nonprofit community resource designed to introduce new residents to the area and provide a fun social network between newcomers and established residents. Membership is only $15 per year and gives you instant access to bimonthly parties, holiday celebrations, hiking trips, card clubs, potlucks and more. For more info visit

Submitted by Ennis Julian, President, Lake Lure Newcomers