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Houndstales April 2015 Newsletter

Want Some Cash?

Are your friends looking for an apartment home? Refer a friend to Hethwood and we will give you $50! Contact the Welcome Center for details!

Community Events

  • “Eggstravaganza” Egg Hunt – Thursday, April 2nd at 6 pm. Please meet in front of the Huntsman Clubhouse. Eggs are picked up very quickly so don’t be late! Parents please accompany children and bring your basket! If it rains bring your umbrellas and wear your raincoats and boots.
  • DMV 2 Go – Tuesday, April 14th, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm in the Briarwood Clubhouse Parking Lot. We will have DMV’s wireless office on wheels to assist you with many things; applying for a new ID card, your driver’s license, updating your address, and many more options!
  • Basketball Tournament – Friday, April 17th, starting at 2 pm. Foxridge is hosting its 3rd Annual 3 on 3 basketball tournament at the courts behind the 1200 building. You must be over 16 and register at the Welcome Center by April 14th. A waiver must be signed by all participants. A prize will be awarded to the winning team!
  • Carry Out Dinner – Thursday, April 23rd starting at 5 pm at the Briarwood Clubhouse. Stop by for dinner, while supplies last!
  • Senior Citizen Hotdogs & BINGO Luncheon – Thursday, April 23rd from Noon – 1:30 pm at the Huntsman Clubhouse. Come have a hot dog with your favorite toppings. Play BINGO and win some fun prizes! Please RSVP to the Hethwood Foundation at 552-5252 by April 17th before 5 pm.
  • Kid’s Movie Night – Friday, April 24th starting at 7 pm at the Briarwood Clubhouse. Come out and watch The Book of Life, Rated: PG, and enjoy popcorn and Kool Aid while supplies last. Parents please accompany your children.
  • Hethwood Spring Yard Sale – 
    Saturday, April 25th 7 am – Noon. Come on out and sell items you don’t need anymore and maybe you will find a deal on something you do need! This yard sale will be held on the lawn area in front of the Hethwood Square Shopping Center - close to the entrance off Hethwood Blvd. We will advertise in the Roanoke Times – The Burgs section. Please call and register @ 552-5252 by the 23rd. As always, we appreciate Lester Development for allowing us to use the lawn area. We are always careful to follow their policy of “no cars on the grass.” Rain cancels.
  • Hatha Yoga Class – Every Tuesday and Thursday come to the Huntsman Clubhouse and enjoy a relaxing Hatha Yoga class from 6 – 7 pm. This class is appropriate for a variety of ages and levels. Kindly show your driver’s license with your Hethwood or Foxridge address and you will get the special class rate of $5. Please remember to bring your own mat and feel free to email Nicole Paglialonga if you are new or have questions at The_Violinist29@hotmail.com or call the Hethwood Foundation at 552-5252.
  • Hethwood Market Nights – Every Tuesday come out to the Briarwood Clubhouse from 5 – 7 pm, and enjoy a Pulled Pork or Beef BBQ sandwich, chips, and a cookie for $5! Accepting cash and credit cards!
  • Get Pizza for $5 from Dominos – 
    Every Wednesday come out to the Briarwood Clubhouse from 4:30 – 7:30 pm, and enjoy fresh, hot pizza from Dominos!

Community Winners

  • Our Pizza of Choice Dinner 
    Shelly Rasnick
  • Hethwood Market Winner 
    Austin Roberts
  • Congratulations Taylor Brownell
    you are the Resident of the Month!

To enter into the drawing for the monthly community winners please stop by the Welcome Center and submit an entry form. Drawings take place on the 15th of each month. You must be a current resident to win.

Out and About in
Blacksburg Events

  • Center for the Arts at Virginia Tech’s Individual tickets are now available for the 2015 season performances. From timeless classics and thought-provoking performances to works that bring fresh perspectives, the center’s upcoming performances will be coupled with engaging activities that bring additional opportunities to explore and grow. Tickets for individual performances for the 2015 season can be purchased online, at the Moss Arts Center's box office, noon to 6 p.m. on Monday through Friday, and noon to 4 p.m. on Saturday, or by calling 540-231-5300. Subscriptions are also available and offer discounted prices. Student and youth tickets are always $10 per performance, including subscriptions.
  • Hethwood Market Come out to the Hethwood Market on Monday nights for BBQ, Tuesdays and Wednesdays for take out dinners, and Thursdays for pork ribs. Check out the Hethwood Market calendar on their Facebook Page for menus, live local artists, and their planned wine/beer tastings from local vineyards and breweries.

Dog Reminder

As the weather gets warmer, we encourage residents to take advantage of the nature trails. For the safety and well-being of all residents, and in accordance with the Pet Policy and Blacksburg Town Ordinance, please remember that all dogs must be kept on a leash at all times. Please also remember to pick up after your pet so we can keep our community clean and enjoyable for everyone.

Our Fan Page is for You!

Check out our Facebook Fan Page Hethwood Apartment Homes every Wednesday!

How is Our Service?

We want to hear about your Foxridge & Hethwood Apartment Homes

Complete a survey at our website. Feedback results are very important to us at Foxridge & Hethwood Apartment Homes. In many cases we make changes in response to your input, and we would like the opportunity to ensure we are continually exceeding your expectations.

Renewal Deadline is Approaching!

SAVE on moving costs and lock in your renewal rate by renewing your lease today!!

Thank you for your residency in the Hethwood Community! We are excited to have the opportunity to serve you for another year. If your lease ends during the months of May, June, July, or August, your renewal deadline is quickly approaching let the Welcome Center know your renewal intentions at, http://www.foxridgeliving.com/renewal-intention.html. A fully signed renewal lease is due 120 days prior to your lease end date! Please contact the Welcome Center by phone or email, or stop by during office hours if you have any questions regarding your apartment home or lease options.

Check Out Rent Café!

With Rent Café, residents are able to submit online payments and service requests without having to leave home, so register your account today!

If you have any questions or require assistance, please contact the Welcome Center.

Career Opportunities

HHHunt Careers – We are currently hiring Full-Time and Part-Time positions here at Foxridge & Hethwood Apartment Homes. Click here for more information.

The Town of Blacksburg is hiring for a variety of job fields such as bus operator, police officer, transit director, maintainer, and even a couple part time opportunities. You can access more information on these postings and find out how you can apply by visiting http://www.blacksburg.gov/index.aspx?page=62.

The Virginia Employment Commission is another great source to finding your perfect career. Their website is located at www.vec.virginia.gov/ and they offer many great services to aid you in your job search. The VEC has a local office in Radford so feel free to stop by the address below and talk about your path to your future.

Virginia Employment Commission
206 3rd Avenue,
Radford, VA 24141

For students, make sure you are utilizing your school’s career services offices to get you on the right path to your dream careers after graduation. The links provided below will direct you to Virginia Tech’s, http://www.career.vt.edu/employer/PostingJobs.html Radford University’s, http://www.radford.edu/content/career-services/home.html, and New River Community College’s, http://www.nr.edu/ca/, career services sites.

Extermination Schedule

4/2/15 – 7300 - 8200 buildings
4/6/15 – 8300 - 9000 buildings
4/9/15 – 9100 - 10000 buildings
4/13/15 – 10100 - 10800 buildings
4/16/15 – 10900 - 11800 buildings
4/20/15 – 11900 - 12600 buildings
4/23/15 – 12700 - 13500 buildings
4/27/15 – 13600 - 14600 buildings

April Fan Zone

Be sure to get out and show your support for your favorite local teams this month!

VT Baseball
3rd @ 5:30 pm – vs. Georgia Tech at English Field
4th @ 2 pm – vs. Georgia Tech at English Field
*HokieBird Easter Egg Hunt/MoCo School Day/Herma’s Readers Collection/10th Inning Autographs*
5th @ 1 pm – vs. Georgia Tech at English Field
*Family Sunday*
7th @ 5:30 pm – vs. Charlotte at English Field
17th @ 5:30 pm – vs. North Carolina at English Field
*VT Mason Jar Giveaway*
18th @ 2 pm – vs. North Carolina at English Field
19th @ 1 pm – vs. North Carolina at English Field *Family Sunday*
28th @ 5:30 pm – vs. Appalachian State State at English Field

VT Softball
1st @ 5 pm – vs. Elon at Tech Softball Park
3rd @ 7 pm – vs. Louisville at Tech Softball Park
*80’s Night*
4th @ Noon – vs. Louisville at Tech Softball Park
*Help Save the Next Girl/Montgomery County School Day/HokieBird Easter Egg Hunt*
15th @ 4 pm – vs. Tennessee at Tech Softball Park
*There’s No Place Like TSP T-Shirt Giveaway*
22nd @ 7 pm – vs. Radford at Tech Softball Park
*Military Appreciation/Beanie Giveaway*
25th @ Noon – vs. NC State at Tech Softball Park
*Alumni Day*
26th @ 3:30 pm – vs. NC State at Tech Softball Park
*Senior Day/BINGO Sunday*
27th @ 7 pm – vs. NC State at Tech Softball Park

VT Lacrosse
11th @ Noon – vs. Boston College at Thompson Field

RU Baseball
10th @ 6:30 pm – vs. Winthrop at RU Baseball Stadium
11th @ 4 pm – vs. Winthrop at RU Baseball Stadium
12th @ 2 pm – vs. Winthrop at RU Baseball Stadium
21st @ 6 pm – vs. Virginia Tech at RU Baseball Stadium
24th @ 6:30 pm – vs. High Point at RU Baseball Stadium
25th @ 4 pm – vs. High Point at RU Baseball Stadium
26th @ 2 pm – vs. High Point at RU Baseball Stadium
28th @ 6 pm – vs. VMI at RU Baseball Stadium
29th @ 6 pm – vs. North Carolina A&T at RU Baseball Stadium

RU Softball
18th @ 1 pm/3pm – vs. Winthrop (DH) at RU Softball Stadium
19th @ 1 pm – vs. Winthrop at RU Softball Stadium

RUWomen’s Track and Field
24th & 25th – Highlander Invitational, all day

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