Nov 06

School Board Opens Superintendent Survey

The Loudoun County School Board is beginning the process of searching for a new superintendent. The firm of Hazard, Young, Attea & Associates has been hired to help with the process.
As one of the initial steps in the process, the School Board is seeking your input on the desired characteristics and skills that you would like to see in the next superintendent. Please share your thoughts by responding to the survey linked below.
As you respond, please remember that all characteristics listed are desirable, but we are interested in knowing your perceptions about which characteristics are “most important” for Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS).
To access the Survey:
1. Click this the link, https://survey.ecragroup.com/limesurvey/index.php/361247/lang-en
2. Follow the directions on the survey.
3. Respond by Friday, November 22nd.

Oct 31

Loudoun County Health Check Survey

Loudoun County has launched a public health needs assessment to better identify those issues that are important to the community, how quality of life is perceived in the community, and what assets the county has that can be used to improve the community’s health.  To that end, they have developed a brief, anonymous survey for county residents.  Information can be found on their website at http://www.loudoun.gov/index.aspx?NID=2335.  A direct link to the survey is https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/loudounhealthcheck.

Oct 24

Halloween Decorating Contest Entries

Congratulations to the winners of the first annual Halloween Decorating Contest!  Results are posted at https://www.broadlandshoa.org/halloween-decorating-contest/

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The following homes submitted entries for the Halloween Decorating Contest.

42855 Glyndebourne Court,
42784 Ridgeway Drive,
42740 Ridgeway Drive,
42918 Park Brooke Court,
42973 Thornblade Circle,
42971 Tealbriar Place,
43139 Royal Fern Terrace,
21957 Windover Drive,
21938 Windover Drive,
42985 Ellzey Drive,
42956 Ellzey Drive,
42937 Ellzey Drive,
21517 Chickacoan Trail Drive,
21463 Tithables Circle,
42775 Hollowind Court,
21385 Glebe View Drive,
42792 Vestals Gap Drive,
42796 Vestals Gap Drive,
21372 Small Branch Place,
43091 Forest Edge Square,
21547 Overland Park Drive,
21590 Merion Street
Oct 15

Adult Halloween Costume Party 2013

halloween-partyBroadlands will host its annual Adult Halloween Costume Party on Saturday, October 26th at the Community Center from 8:00 pm to Midnight.

All drinks will be provided, to include the infamous Caldron of Truth. Music by DJ and dancing by you.

Please bring an appetizer to share with your neighbors. Better yet, bring a neighbor to share with your appetizers.

Prizes will be given out for:

  • Best Dressed Couple or Group
  • Most Original Costume
  • Most Provocative

This event is sponsored by the Broadlands Event’s Committee – Trick or Treat!

Sep 20

Halloween House Decorating Contest

PumpkinGet into the Halloween spirit and decorate your home to be the scariest, funkiest or funniest in Broadlands! You must complete the Entry Form to participate. Entries must be received at the HOA Office by 5:00 pm on October 18 to be considered. Judging will take place starting at dusk the evenings of October 21 and 22.

Prizes will be awarded for Spookiest, Most Creative and Best Pumpkin Carvings. All winning entries will be listed in the Newsletter and on the website.

Sep 15

Autumn Community Yard Sale

The Autumn Community Yard Sale will be held on Saturday, September 28th, 2013 around the Broadlands neighborhood from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Please think about going “green” and bring along a reusable shopping bag. Check out the list of participants to see what’s for sale and view the community map to find each street.

Residents do not have to be on the list of participants to be part of the community yard sale. If you are a Broadlands resident, and would like to be included in the list of participants, please visit the Yard Sale Submission Form on the website.

It is the resident’s responsibility to check the list of participants for inclusion and accuracy.

Sep 07

Flicks in the Sticks – Tonight! (September 7th)

Wreck-It Ralph Movie PosterIt’s our 9th season and Flicks in the Sticks is presenting its final night of family entertainment for the 2013 season. Come join us for tonight’s showing of Wreck-It Ralph at approximately 8:15PM on the Nature Center lawn. Bring a picnic dinner – or pick up something from one of the great local restaurants – and stake out your spot on the lawn. Coolers, lawn chairs, and picnic blankets are welcome. Free popcorn and drinks are provided. This is a popular event, so come early for a good seat!

One lucky person will take home the DVD of tonight’s movie in a random drawing from all attendees. Tickets for the drawing are distributed before the movie starts. Drawing will be held immediately after the movie and winner must be present.

Here’s a short synopsis of tonight’s movie:

A video game villain wants to be a hero and sets out to fulfill his dream, but his quest brings havoc to the whole arcade where he lives. PG, 108 mins. [Parental Guidance]

Flicks in the Sticks is a FREE event for Broadlands residents and their guests ONLY.

Flicks in the Sticks is brought to you by the HOA Technology Committee.