Lee’s Crossing

Monthly Newsletter                                                                February 2012





Lees Crossing Calendar of Neighborhood Events


March 10 - March Madness and St. Patty's Day Party
(Further details in March newsletter)
May 26 - Pool Opening Party
June 23 - Dive In Movie Night
July 28 - Mexican Trivia

Sept 3 - Labor Day/ Pool Closing Party



Around the Neighborhood




Clubhouse Rentals

If you have any questions or need to book the clubhouse, please call or e-mail Tricia Wilson at 770-428-8144 or triciaww@mindspring.com.  In an effort to keep our Clubhouse clean and in the best condition, the rental deposit has increased to $250.  However, if you return the clubhouse after rental in its best condition, the entire deposit will be returned.


Lost and Found:  The following items have been found after recent events at the clubhouse: a Thomas the engine train and a black umbrella. Please call Tricia Wilson at 770-428-8144 to claim.



Neighborhood Notaries


Greg Amaden                         Lee’s Trace                              770-429-9264

Melissa Drehs                          Lee’s Trace                              216-392-1424
Brenda Fairbanks                    Trailwood Lane                       678-290-4810

Angela G. Ford                       Lee’s Trace                              678-234-7430

David Hardy                           Harrowgrove Court                770-427-6319

Carolyn Richardson                Cedar Branch Court                770-427-9900

Cecilia E. White                      Trailwood Lane                       678-797-6209


If you are a Notary and are willing to help out your neighbors, please send your name and phone number to leescrossing@comcast.net. 




Welcome New Neighbor


Mary Young                                        1201 Fielding Court





CLASSIFIED SUBMISSIONS:  When submitting a classified ad, please use the format being used for the ads listed below.  Pictures will not be printed. Please make sure to include contact information and state how long you wish the article to run.  All submissions will run ONE MONTH unless otherwise requested.


Need a Facelift for Your Furniture?

Do you have a sofa that you love but don't like the stains? Don't want to spend a lot of money on a new dining room set, but want a fresher look? My name is Paula Leak of L&L Services (588

Lees Trace) and I have been reupholstering for 7 years. Whether you're looking to just replace fabric for a new look or need to strip the piece of furniture down to the frame for a total renovation, I can do it all. My services also include assistance with selecting the right type of fabric for your furniture. For a quote today please call me at 770-853-1602.



Around Town


Calendar of Events – February



1-5, 7-12, 14-19, 21-26

"The Ladies Man" at Theatre in the Square


Art of Comedy

4, 11, 18, 25

Marietta Square Farmers Market


SCLC Gala honoring life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.


"Swirling Soiree: An Evening of New Dances, Great Finds and Tasty Eats" presented by the Georgia Ballet


Sam Skelton and Georgia Symphony Orchestra tribute to Steely Dan

5, 7-12, 14-19, 21-26, 28-29

"Red Letter Jesus" at Theatre in the Square


Martinis and Music


African American History Month Gala

  These events are from the City of Marietta calendar.  For more information on any of these events, go to www.mariettaga.gov, click on the city calendar and follow the link to the desired event. You can receive weekly updates on happenings in the city by subscribing to the Marietta e-news.  Go to http://www.mariettaga.gov/news/subscribe.aspx for further information and to sign up!




Pancake Breakfast

MHS 4th Annual Tennis Team Pancake Breakfast is from 8-10:30 am on Saturday, February 11th.  Please see MHS Tennis team player or Coach Ray, Graham or Swanson for tickets.  Tickets will be $5 per person.  Tickets can be purchased at the door on Saturday morning as well.  Door prizes TBA at later date!  Anyone wanting to help sponsor the event please contact Coach Ray. You can also call Michelle Paracha at 678-899-5337.



Cherokee Beekeepers club presents a Beginning Beekeeping Workshop with a strong emphasis on practical Beekeeping. This workshop is for anyone intereted in knowing more about bees or becoming a beekeeper. Saturday, February 11th from 8:15 am – 4 pm, $40.00. Lunch and handouts provided at the old Cherokee County Court House, 100 North Street, Canton, GA 30114. Visit www.cherokeebeeclub.com for preregistration form or call 770-735-3263 for more information.



Weekday Children’s Ministry

Marietta First United Methodist Church’s Weekday Ministry for the 2012-2013 school year will have registration on Friday, February 3.  For children age 1 (on or before September 1, 2010) through Enrichment 5’s.   Please call the church at 770-427-3809 for further information or to pre-register for registration time on the 3rd.








Neighborhood Business Spotlight

If you would like to tell your neighbors about your business or recommend someone else’s -business, please send us a BRIEF paragraph giving pertinent information along with contact information.  Submissions will printed first come – first serve each month, based on space.  Send your information to leescrossing@comcast.net.  Note:  Please keep descriptions to ONE SHORT paragraph in WORD format.  Do not send brochures, flyers or pictures as they will not be published.  ALL SUBMISSIONS MUST BE SENT TO EITHER leescrossing@comcast.net or to trevathan.angelia@gmail.com. 



Capitol One Exterior Pressure Cleaning not only provides excellent Exterior House Cleaning (pricing depends on dimensions), we are also running a "special" on Driveway and Sidewalk Cleaning ($10.00 per 10 foot section).  Having a clean driveway and sidewalk enhances your property as well as the neighborhood. To schedule an appointment, call your neighbor Finnis Jones at 770-617-2463



Daughters’ Dreams Wedding Ceremonies. We specialize in designing the wedding ceremony of your dreams. You can include your children, parents or pets. We do commitment ceremonies, religious ceremonies or secular ones; it is all up to the two of you. Have your wedding outdoors, at home or in a church. Rev. Karen Hinton was ordained in 2009 through the Universal Brotherhood Movement Inc. Minister’s fee is $200. Give us a call to discuss your perfect ceremony 770-427-9870.



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DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS for the March Newsletter is February 28.  Any submissions after this date cannot be guaranteed inclusion.


Newsletter Editor:  Angelia Trevathan             e-mail: trevathan.angelia@gmail.com 

Phone:  770-312-6374


The LCHA Newsletter and Website are published and maintained for the benefit of Lee’s Crossing homeowners. The purpose of the Newsletter and the Website is to promote Lee’s Crossing and to provide our homeowners with information regarding Lee’s Crossing activities and related issues.  The homeowners have entrusted the LCHA Board of Directors with the obligation and right to ensure content conforms to this purpose.  As such, articles or advertising endorsing political positions or candidates or other subject matter the Board deems to be divisive, offensive or inappropriate in nature will not be published or posted.  All appropriate content is welcomed and encouraged as a means of furthering awareness and communication within our neighborhood.



Mailbox Repair:  If you need a new post call Bob Schoonover at 770-422-8774. Contact Cindi Filer at 404-518-5809 for mailbox post paint.



Clubhouse Rental:  Call Tricia Wilson at 770-428-8144 or e-mail triciaww@mindspring.com


Neighborhood Directories:  Soft copies of the Neighborhood Directory are available in PDF format.  Send request to leescrossing@comcast.net



Board Members


Brad Herr, President      770-499-9354                                            Walt Walker                               770-428-4755                               

603 Briarmeade Drive                                                                        1060 Foreststone Way                                                                      

Joe Fenton, Secretary         678-581-0033                                      Erroll Eckford, ACC Chair      770-421-9738

1068 Foreststone Way                                                                       656 Trailwood Lane          


Kevin Brown, Director – Social Activities                                       Angela Ford, Treasurer              678-234-7430

770-218-5965                                                                                      521 Lee’s Trace

1205 Fielding Court


Jim Martin, Director – At Large  770-420-3484                            Covenant Enforcement

1139 Chestnut Hill Circle                                                                   David Waldrep




Board Email: leescrossing@comcast.net