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Houndstales October 2014 Newsletter

Resident Appreciation Month

We appreciate you! October is Resident Appreciation Month at Hethwood! We have a month full of events designed to show our appreciation for YOU, our residents! Thank you for residing in our community. We hope to see you at our next event!

Community Events

  • Introducing 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 – 7:30pm and enjoy fresh, hot pizza from Dominos!
  • Breakfast at the 4-Way StopWednesday, October 1st, starting at 8:30 am, stop by the intersection of Heather Drive and Tall Oaks to pick up breakfast, while supplies last.
  • Carry Out Dinner Friday, October 3rd, starting at 5 pm at the Briarwood Clubhouse. Stop by for dinner, while supplies last!
  • Senior Citizen Fall Harvest Luncheon – Thursday, October 9th, at Noon at the Huntsman Clubhouse. Please RSVP to 552-5252 by October 7th.
  • BINGO! – Thursday, October 9th from 6-7 pm, at the Briarwood Clubhouse. Come play BINGO for your chance to WIN BIG!! Light refreshments will be served while supplies last.
  • Kid’s Move Night Friday, October 10th, starting at 7 pm at the Briarwood Clubhouse. Come out to watch Skooby-Do: Franken Creepy and snack on popcorn and Kool Aid. Parents please accompany your children.
  • Carry Out Dinner – Thursday, October 16th, starting at 5 pm at the Briarwood Clubhouse. Stop by for dinner, while supplies last!
  • Tailgate/Radio Show – Thursday, October 23rd, from 11 am-1 pm outside the Welcome Center. Stop by for your chance to WIN VT Football Tickets! DreZ from 105.3 The Bear will be there!
  • Monday Night Football – Monday, October 27th, starting at 8:30 pm at the Briarwood Clubhouse. The Redskins take on the Cowboys on our BIG screen TV. Pizza, snacks, and sodas while supplies last.
  • Tailgate/Radio Show – Thursday, October 30th, from 3 - 5 pm outside the Welcome Center. Stop by for your chance to WIN VT Football Tickets! DreZ from 105.3 The Bear will be there!
  • Hethwood Halloween Haunt – Thursday, October 30th, from 6 - 7 pm at the Briarwood Clubhouse. Wear your costume and join in the fun and games! Parents, please accompany your children.

Community Winners

  • Our Pizza of Choice Dinner 
    Benjamin Chao
  • Hethwood Market Winner 
    Tyler Erickson
  • Congratulations Shane Taylor
    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 2014-15 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 2014-15 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.
  • Mark your calendar Downtown Blacksburg's Fundraiser for Virginia Breast Cancer Foundation 6th Annual Blacksburg Event! Thursday October 9, 10 am - 8:30 pm. Click here for details.

Weed Control & Fertilization

Tru-Green will be coming to complete fall weed control & fertilization of the common areas. Please watch for the Tru-Green warning flags to stay off the grass. All chemicals used are EPA approved and, as always, MSDS information sheets will be available in the Hethwood Foundation.

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.

Pet Photo Contest

Calling all furry residents! Show off your pet’s good looks and submit your photos to info@foxridgeliving.com; include your name and apartment number for your chance to win a prize. Pictures should be submitted starting October 1st-17th. The winner will be chosen based on the most Foxridge Apartment Homes Facebook Fan Page votes starting October 20 ending October 24. The winner will also be announced on our Facebook Fan Page!

Puppy Kindergarten

For puppies 10 - 16 weeks old. Classes are for 6 weeks. Call Rosie Higdon of Hi-D Ho Dog Training for more information (540) 552-9112. Classes are available for older dogs as well. Check out www.hi-d-ho-dogtraining.com.

Hatha Yoga Classes

Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:00 – 7:00pm at the Huntsman Clubhouse. Cost for classes: $5 per class for Hethwood/Foxridge Residents. This class is appropriate for a variety of ages and levels.

We are pleased that instructor Nicole Paglialonga will continue with our Hatha Yoga classes here in Hethwood. 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 if you are new or have questions at The_Violinist29@hotmail.com or call the Hethwood Foundation at 552-5252.

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.

Complimentary Carpet Cleaning

Complimentary carpet cleaning will be offered in October until the end of March. To qualify you must have lived in your apartment home for six months and have at least three months remaining on your lease.

Please call the Welcome Center at 951-1221 to schedule your carpet cleaning. Space is limited, so reserve your spot TODAY!

**Any appointments not kept by the resident or cancelled within 72 hours of the appointment will be charged a $25 rescheduling fee.**

Enjoy the New 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. Located off Hunters Mill Road. The Hethwood Foundation has sets of sturdy Cornhole bags you can purchase for $25. Enjoy! 

Our Fan Page is for You!

Check out our Facebook Page Hethwood Apartment Homes on October 7th, 28th & 31st for some awesome events! You don’t want to miss out! 

Want Some Cash?

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

Habitat for Humanity Donation Truck

This fall, donate your gently used items that were “headed to the curb” to Habitat for Humanity ReStore. Instead of putting your items on the curb, you can drop them off at the Briarwood Clubhouse location of ReStore’s donation truck on Saturday, October 11, 2014 from 9 - 11 am.

Extermination Schedule

10/2/14 – 7300 – 8200 Buildings
10/6/14 – 8300 – 9000 Buildings
10/9/14 – 9100 – 10000 Buildings
10/13/14 – 10100 – 10800 Buildings
10/16/14 – 10900 – 11800 Buildings
10/20/14 – 11900 – 12600 Buildings
10/23/14– 12700 – 13500 Buildings
10/27/14 – 13600 – 14600 Buildings

Hethwood Communities | 750 Hethwood Blvd., 100G Blacksburg, VA 24060

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