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Havana Nights

Saturday, August 17th from 6 - 9 PM at Sycamore House. Throw on your sundress and sandals, or, guayabera shirt and fedora and celebrate summerCuban style!  Havana Nights celebrates the Cuban culture through dance and food.  The evening includes Cuban-inspired cocktails in the Courtyard, salsa lessons taught by Arthur Murray Dance Studio, and authentic Cuban cuisine prepared by Willowsford Kitchen. This event is for adults only. Space is limiited. $75/person. Register here.


Announcements
Announcements

Board Meeting Summary

The Board of Directors met July 18th, and the following notable actions were taken: The Board accepted the FY 2018 Audit which is now available online. Also, the Board approved a request to submit letters to the County regarding the addition of "No Thru Trucks" signage on Everfield Drive and requesting a crossing guard to assist Willard students in crossing Braddock Road. Additionally, the Founder recorded a 12th Amendment to the Charter regarding Estate Lots and the full Charter and By Law review is in process as well as the Design Guidelines Revisions. Thank you to everyone who attended; it was great to see so many residents come out and stay for the meeting. Meeting Minutes and other documents are available to view on WillowsfordLife.com > Document Center.  

Motorized Vehicles on the Trails

The trails are open from dawn to dusk and are for the private use of residents and their accompanied guests. Please note that walking, biking, and leashed dogs are permitted on the trails and sidewalks, however, horses, ATVs, and other motorized bikes or vehicles are not permitted, with the exception of bi/tricycles with both a manual pedal and electric assist feature.

Northstar Blvd. Extension Project

The Loudoun County Department of Transportation and Capital Infrastructure (DTCI) held a location and design public information meeting as part of the Northstar Blvd. Extension Design-Build Procurement on July 8th. Loudoun County representatives and design staff were present to discuss the project’s design and location, to answer your questions, and receive comments on the proposed project. Click here for more information. Comments may also be submitted via email to Greg Barnes at DTCI@loudoun.gov by August 7th. Please reference “Northstar Blvd. Extension Project” in the subject line.

Community Standards Inspection Reminder

The following sections in The Grange and The Greens can expect to see our Community Standards Administrator, Tracey, completing Comprehensive Inspections over the next few months: The Grange – 3A, 3B, 3C, 4 & The Greens - 5B, 7A, 7B, 7C. Click here to determine what section your street is in. Tracey will be dressed in Willowsford Gear and/or wearing an ID lanyard. You can expect to see her taking pictures and walking along the sides and rear of the property. Please keep in mind that you may see our Community Standards Team throughout all Villages and Sections completing resale inspections and following up on reported violations.

Design Review

Throughout the busy season, the Committee meets more frequently, every three weeks. For DRC applications, Design Guidelines and more information, click here


Application Deadline - August 14th
Pre-Review Meeting - August 20th

DRC Meeting - August 27th

Lifestyle
Lifestyle

Hugo the Magician

Saturday, August 3rd from 5:30 - 7:30 PM at Tenant House Amphitheater. Hugo the Magician will keep the crowd guessing and laughing with an interactive, kid-friendly magic show. Join us for an evening of fun for the whole family! Kona Ice will be on-site serving up delicious treats, while supplies last. This is a free event, but please, register here.

Ice Cream Social 

"I scream; you scream; we all scream for ICE CREAM!" Choose your favorite toppings and create a delicious sundae at the Lodge Pool on Sunday, August 11th from 2 - 3:30 PM. Treats are first-come, first-served while supplies last. 

Dive-In Movie

Friday, August 16th from 8:30 - 11 PM at the Lodge Pool. We will be featuring the movie Moana. Come early to swim and stay through the movie! Registration not required; admission is handled on a first-come, first-served basis until the pool reaches capacity. Please ensure that floats used in the pool are limited to arm floaties, vests, small innertubes, etc. Larger floats and rafts are not permitted for safety reasons.

Junior Chef Academy

Kids can cook and entertain! Willowsford's JCA program is a special 6-week series that teaches children how to plan, cook for, and throw a dinner party. Kids will learn a variety of cooking techniques, planning skills, and party etiquette. The series finale will be a three-course meal perpared and hosted by the students, followed by a graduation ceremony. The per-child price includes an apron, dinner each evening, and an invitation for one parent to attend the finale dinner and graduation ceremony. 


JCA Half Pints: Dough-Re-Me
Ages 5-8
Tuesdays: September 24th through October 29th
The Lodge
5 - 7 PM
$325/child
View Menu & Register Here

JCA Foodies: Dumplings & Noodles
Ages 9-13
Thursdays*: September 26th through October 30th
The Lodge
5 - 7:30 PM
*Class will meet on Wednesday for Week 6
$350/child
View Menu & Register Here

Willowsford Mercantile

Willowsford Mercantile

New items are in! Shop Willowsford Mercantile, our exclusive online boutique. Featured products include a pool towel, yoga mat, umbrella, pub glass, and whiskey glass. These fun items are sure to make your summer a hit. Supplies are limited, so you won't want to wait.

Save-the-Date!


September 12th - Wine Duel: Back-to-School Night
September 14th - Date Night in the Kitchen: India
September 15th - Street Eats
September 21st - Willowsford Flea Market


Community Clubs
Community Clubs

Willowsford Cares

Call for event planners! Want to give back to the community? Have a charity you are passionate about? Whether you have a specific idea in mind or just want to lead an event with one of the many charities with whom we have connected, Willowsford Cares is seeking individuals willing to step forward and lead the planning and execution for upcoming events for the remainder of 2019 and 2020. Please contact Mark Danzenbaker (danzenbaker@gmail.com) or Becky Danzenbaker (beckydanzenbaker@gmail.com) if you are interested.

Bunco Babes

Thursday, August 1st at 7 PM at Sycamore House. Come join a great bunch of Willowsford ladies for a night of fun and laughter! You don't have to know how to play. We are happy to help you learn! Please bring an appetizer or dessert to share and whatever you'd like to drink. Players will also need $10 for Bunco and $3 to play Left, Center, Right. Hope to see you there. Join the Willowsford Bunco Babes Facebook page for more information.

Willowsford Wheels

Gather with fellow car and motorcycle enthusiasts on Saturday, August 3rd from 7:30 - 9 AM in the Sycamore House parking lot. Donut and coffee donations welcome. Join the Willowsford Wheels Facebook page to keep up-to-date with any and all club information!

Social Club

Join the Willowsford Social Club on Saturday, August 17th from 6-9 PM at The Lodge for a Dog Days of Summer Pot Luck & Ice Cream Social. Enjoy table games and good conversation in the kitchen and on the patio. Bring a dish to share and maybe BBQ, too! The event is BYOB. Children are welcome, but please bring some toys or games to keep them occupied. RSVP to willowsfordsocialclub@gmail.com or respond to the e-vite. 

Join a Club

Joining a Community Club is a great way to meet your neighbors, become familiar with your community, and make real world connections. Willowsford-sponsored Community Clubs encourage connections among residents who share common interests in a hobby, social, cultural, or recreational activity. Click here for more information.

Fitness
Fitness

HIIT & Lift

Start your day with a workout at Sycamore House! Using high intensity interval training for strength, conditioning, and cardio on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays you will get the highest burn for your time. Three sessions offered this summer! Register here.

Summer Session III*
August 13th - August 23rd (2 weeks)
$50 for 3 days/week or $38 for 2 days/week

*Please note: There will be no class on Monday, August 12th! For Week 1, class will meet Tuesday, August 13th instead.

Willowsford Fit

Our state-of-the-art Fitness Center is located inside The Lodge in The Greens. The facility offers Matrix cardio machines, circuit training weight machines and free weights. Cardio machines include iPhone/iPod connectors and personal TV stations. Key fob access is available 4 AM - 11 PM daily.

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