Holiday Events Happening Today! Visit with Santa and Deadline to Enter Holiday Home Decorating Contest

?????????????????????????????????????Santa’s Coming to Broadlands this Evening!
Join us for Broadlands annual Visit with Santa today, December 5 from 5:30pm – 8:30pm at the new Broadlands Clubhouse, 43360 Rickenbacker Square (Located on the right side of Waxpool Road driving east just after you head over the Greenway). Light refreshments will be provided and live music performances by Eagle Ridge & Briar Woods students. We will have a TOYS FOR TOTS box to collect new unwrapped toy donations. If you have any questions, please contact Barbara van der Biezen at vanderbiezen@verizon.net.

Basic RGBBroadlands Holiday Home Decorating Contest Deadline is Today, Dec 5.
Register by 5:00 pm Today!
Decorate your home to be the brightest in Broadlands! The deadline to enter is today, December 5. Judging will take place during the evenings the week of December 8. Winning entries will be listed in the newsletter and on our website.

 

Judging will be based on the following criteria:

Creativity (originality, unique design and creative use of lights and decorations)
Arrangement (display and placement of decorations)
Special Effects (sound effects, fog, animation, etc.)
Overall Appearance (color coordination, balance, and overall attractiveness)

To Enter:
All registrations much be received 5:00 pm today. Register here: Online Form
Or please complete this form: 2014 – Holiday Home Decorating Contest Form and submit to:
Broadlands Association, Inc.
21907 Claiborne Parkway
Broadlands, VA 20148

 

Broadlands Annual Visit With Santa! Friday, December 5 from 5:30pm to 8:30pm at the Clubhouse

Visit with Santa 2014 FlyerSanta’s Coming to Broadlands!

Join Us For Broadlands Annual Visit with Santa on Friday, December 5th from 5:30pm – 8:30pm at the new Broadlands Clubhouse,
43360 Rickenbacker Square (Located on the right side of Waxpool Road driving East just after you head over the Greenway)

Light refreshments will be provided and Live Music performances by Eagle Ridge & Briar Woods students. We will have a TOYS FOR TOTS box to collect new unwrapped toy donations.  If you have any questions, please contact Barbara van der Biezen at vanderbiezen@verizon.net.

Visit with Santa 2014 Flyer

Broadlands Holiday Home Decorating Contest – Register by December 5!

 

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Decorate your home to be the brightest in Broadlands! Deadline to enter is December 5. Judging will take place during the evenings the week of December 8th. Winning entries will be listed in the newsletter and on our website.

Judging will be based on the following criteria:

  • Creativity (originality, unique design and creative use of lights and decorations),

  • Arrangement (display and placement of decorations),

  • Special Effects (sound effects, fog, animation, etc.) and

  • Overall Appearance (color coordination, balance, and overall attractiveness).

To Enter:

All registrations much be received by Dec 5.

To register online, please click on this link: Online Registration 

Or please complete this form:  2014 – Holiday Home Decorating Contest Form

and submit to:

Broadlands Association, Inc.

21907 Claiborne Parkway

Broadlands, VA 20148

Contest Rules

Contest is limited to what can be seen from the street side of the house at night. People or live animals are not allowed as part of the display. Participants are requested to keep their houses decorated through January 1st so that the community may view and enjoy them. Judging will take place the week of December 8th from dusk until 9:00pm. Please have your decorations turned on by 5:00pm. Winners will be notified on Wednesday, December 17th. Judges’ decisions are final.

 

 

SOLD OUT! Wines for the Holidays Wine Tasting Event – Sunday, November 16, 2:00pm-5:00pm at the Clubhouse

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THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT.

 

When: Sunday November 16, 2:00pm-5:00pm
Where: Clubhouse at 43360 Rickenbacker Square
What: Learn to pair the perfect wine with holiday foods & sample wines and hors d’ oeuvres prepared by Jason Bursey, Sommelier and Owner of Parallel Wine Bistro.This event is limited to 50 attendees so reserve your spot now! This event is for residents 21 years and over. No refunds.
Cost: $10.00 per person

Volunteers Needed For Halloween Events This Weekend!

volunteer_buttonWe have many great amenities offered in our community, especially the annual events hosted by our Events Committee. The HOA is proud to provide these events free of charge to our residents. However, in order for these events to run smoothly and be brought back each year, we need help from the residents in our neighborhood!

The Halloween events below are happening this weekend and volunteers are still needed. Helping out is a great way to give back to your community, so please consider volunteering just a little bit of your time by clicking on the sign-up links below:

Kids’ Halloween Costume Party for 3rd-5th Graders – Friday, October 24

Volunteers please sign up here: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/8050a4ea8a62ba20-broadlands

3rd-5th Grade Kids Halloween Party Flyer

3rd-5th Grade Kids Halloween Party Flyer - October 2014

Adult Halloween Costume Party – Saturday, October 25

Volunteers please sign up here: ​http://www.signupgenius.com/index.cfm?go=s.signup&urlid=8050a4ea8a62ba20-adult

Adult Halloween Party Flyer

October 2014 - Adult Halloween Party AD

Kids’ Halloween Parade – Sunday, October 26

Volunteers please sign up here: http://www.signupgenius.com/index.cfm?go=s.signup&urlid=8050a4ea8a62ba20-broadlands1

Kids Halloween Parade Flyer

Kids Halloween Parade Flyer - October 2014

Events Committee Meeting October 20, 2014 @ 7:00 PM at the Clubhouse

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Keep Broadlands events going strong by becoming a member of the Events Committee! The next meeting will be held on Monday, October 20th, 7:00pm at the Clubhouse, 43360 Rickenbacker Square. The building is located on the right side of the road off of Waxpool Road driving East from the Dulles Greenway overpass. The committee welcomes all of our residents to attend and looks forward to hearing your great ideas and recommendations. In order to provide great events, we need help from neighbors like you. Snacks and drinks provided. For more information contact Natalie Ihanainen,

Broadlands 2nd Annual Halloween Decorating Contest

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Dust off your decorations, it’s time to start planning for Broadlands 2nd Annual Halloween Decorating Contest! Last fall we had 22 entries with 13 prize winners in categories such as Spookiest, Most Creative, Best Pumpkins, Zombies, and Inflatables. We hope to make this year even bigger and better. You could win a cash prize as well as bragging rights for your ghosts, ghouls, and zombies! To enter your spooktacular home online and review contest rules, please click on this link: https://www.broadlandshoa.org/halloween-decorating-contest-entry/  OR please select this Contest Form to print, complete and return to the HOA office at the Nature Center.

Details:

  • Entry deadline: Fri, Oct 10

  • Judging dates: Evenings of Oct 14 – Oct 17

  • Winners announced: Mon, Oct 20

Broadlands Community Fall Yard Sale, Saturday, Sep 27, 8:00am-2:00pm, Rain or Shine

Fall-Sept 2014 Yardsale FlyerCheck out our Yard Sale Flyer: Fall Yard Sale Flyer

Buy or sell at private residences throughout the Broadlands community, The Arbors and The Van Metre Broadlands Apartments. 

To be included in the on-line listing of addresses, visit broadlandshoa.org/yardsale-form/ . Residents do not have to be on the list of participants to be part of the yard sale. To see a list of participants and find out what’s for sale, and to view community map, please visit www.broadlandshoa.org/yardsale. The HOA will publicize the yard sale in Ashburn Today, Leesburg Today, Loudoun Times-Mirror and The Washington Post newspapers.

 

End of Summer Middle School Pool Party, Friday, August 15, 6:30-9:00pm

EOS Middle School Party 2014If you are a rising 6th, 7th and 8th grade Broadlands Residents, then celebrate the end of summer with your friends at the Southern Walk Pool on Friday, August 15 from 6:30pm-9:00pm. Enjoy music, pizza and bring your floats for the pool. Volunteers are needed to make this party successful for the kids.  If you are available to help, please sign up at this link: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/70a0a4caaa829a46-endofsummer

EOS Middle School Party 2014

Please contact Natalie Ihanainen at events@broadlandshoa.com with any questions.

Parking Details! Summer Blowout Family Celebration, Saturday August 9

The Summer Blowout Family Celebration takes place from 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM this Saturday at the Southern Walk Pool and Parking Lot!

Parking Details

The Southern Walk pool will stay open, but the parking lot will close early on Saturday at 2:00 pm for set up of the vendors and entertainment for the event.  Since parking will be limited, please consider walking or biking. Parking will be permitted at the Nature Center and Mill Run Elementary parking lots.

We still need more volunteers!

In order to make this day successful, additional help is needed! Teens are welcome to volunteer too. If you could please commit as little as 1 hour of your time, please sign up at this link:
http://www.signupgenius.com/go/70a0a4caaa829a46-summer

Questions?

Please contact Natalie Ihanainen at events@broadlandshoa.com.

Summer Blowout Family Cele 2014 Flyer