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Houndstales August 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

  • Goodwill Donation Tent Saturday, August 1st, starting at 11 am – 4 pm at Cardinal Court/Blue Ridge Drive. The Goodwill will have a site setup to accept donations at this location. You can also donate 24/7 to an EDGAR box if you are unable to make the pick up. For pick-up, please call 1-855-338-5925. Help people in your community get back to work!
  • Late Night Swim at the Huntsman Pool –Friday August 7th & 14th from 6 – 8 pm. Join the lifeguards for an extended evening of swimming. There will even be some fun water polo for those that are interested! Popsicles will be available – while they last!
  • Hethwood Yard Sale Saturday, August 8th & 15th from 7 am – Noon. Yard sale will be held on the lawn area in front of Food Lion (close to Hethwood Blvd) Please call and register at 552-5252 by the 6th & 12th to secure your spot. We appreciate Lester Development for allowing us to use the lawn area. We are careful to follow their policy of NO CARS ON THE GRASS. Come on out and get some great stuff at great prices!
  • Kids Movie NightFriday, August 21st, starting at 7 pm at the Briarwood Clubhouse. Come out and watch Big Hero 6, Rated: PG, while enjoying popcorn and Kool Aid for FREE while supplies last. Parents please accompany your children.
  • Popsicles by the Pools Saturday, August 22nd at 2 pm at Huntsman & Briarwood Pools. Cool off in the afternoon with a refreshing popsicle and a dip in the pool! First come first served…while they last! Rain Cancels.
  • DMV 2 Go Wednesday, August 26th, 9 am – 4 pm 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!
  • Senior Citizen Hearty Breakfast Thursday, August 27th 10 – 11 am at the Huntsman Clubhouse. Join the Hethwood team for a hearty breakfast to start your day off right! Please RSVP by August 24st at 540-552-5252.
  • Welcome Back Pizza Party! Thursday, August 27th, starting at 5 pm at the Briarwood Pool. Wing Eating Contest sponsored by Dominos Pizza – 10 spots available! Registration is FREE, stop by the Welcome Center to register by 8/21/15! Weather permitting, while supplies last!
  • 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.
  • 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! No Domino’s Night on 8/19/15.

Community Winners

  • Our Pizza of Choice Dinner 
    Nicholas Granville
  • Hethwood Market Winner 
    Peter Musaeus
  • Congratulations Samantha Erickson
    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.

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.

Extermination Schedule

8/3/15 Buildings 7300 – 8200
8/6/15 Buildings 8300 – 9000
8/10/15 Buildings 9100 – 10000
8/13/15 Buildings 10100 – 10800
8/17/15 Buildings 10900 – 11800
8/20/15 Buildings 11900 – 12600
8/24/15 Buildings 12700 – 13500
8/27/15 Buildings 13600 – 14600

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.

Domino’s Blacksburg is Hiring Delivery Experts! Are you ready to be part of the action? Do you like money in your pocket? Domino’s Pizza drivers are paid cash nightly, which includes: tips and mileage reimbursement! Our driver position is an excellent start to learn about the delivery business, customer service, and the creation of a great product.. Domino’s Pizza! We are committed to promoting from within: most of our managers started as drivers! Take charge of your career in a drive role and learn valuable skills to take to other position within Domino’s Pizza! Valid Drivers License, Proof of Lability Insurance, Positive Attitude, Customer Service Oriented, Basic Math Skills, Hours: FT-PT flex, and 18 years of age. Apply at jobs.dominos.com or visit the store for an application.

We Want To Know! Your Opinion Matters!

Your opinion matters. We are grateful to have you as a resident and want to make sure we are living up to your expectations. Let your voice be heard by taking a few moments to compete a short survey that will be emailed to you from our partner, J Turner Research. You will only be surveyed twice per year, and you will automatically be entered in a drawing to win $500! Thank you!

Pool Information

The pools will be operating on their regular schedule until August 16th. Beginning on August 17th both pools will only be open from 4 – 8 pm during the week and the Huntsman pool will be open 11 am – 6 pm on the weekends and the Briarwood pool will be open from Noon – 8 pm on the weekends. Orange passes and pool party room rentals will not be allowed after August 9th. The last day the pools will be open for the 2015 season is Friday, September 11th.

Pool Hours:

Huntsman Pool: 11 am – 6 pm Daily

Briarwood Pool: Noon – 8 pm Daily (w/lap swim M-F 11am-12pm and 6pm-7pm)

*Please note: Hours are weather permitting. As we wrap up the swimming season, we may be working on an abbreviated schedule (during the weekdays) while our lifeguards return to college and high school. Rest assured we will open the pool as much as possible. Please feel free to call the Hethwood office if you have questions @ 552-5252. Thanks!*

Enjoy the Briarwood Sundeck

We are excited to offer an area where you can lounge, relax, catch some rays, or have a picnic. Come out to relax and enjoy the sundeck even when the pool is closed.

Enjoy the Pergola, Grilling Area and Cornhole

We are excited to offer a nice area where you can play some fun games of regulation Cornhole, picnic, or cook out on the grill. The Hethwood office has sets of sturdy Cornhole bags you can purchase for $25. Enjoy! Located off Hunters Mill Road.

Dog Reminder

As the weather remains warm, 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.

Town of Blacksburg Paving Project

The Town of Blacksburg will begin a major paving project within the Foxridge & Hethwood Communities this summer. The paving is expected to take place throughout August but no definite dates have been released at this time. The paving will entail milling down and repaving Tall Oaks Dr. and any Town of Blacksburg maintained roadways associated with Tall Oaks Dr. Thank you for your patience and understanding while this neighborhood enhancement takes place.

Our Fan Page is for You!

Check out our Facebook Fan Page Hethwood Apartment Homes every Wednesday! You don’t want to miss out! Be sure to check out our Fan Page on August 25!

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