September 11, 2020
Soccer Shots - The fall season of Soccer Shots starts this Saturday, September 12th, but it’s not too late to register. Sessions take place on Saturday mornings from 9:30 AM to 12 PM at the Creighton Soccer Field. Visit their website to register today!
Neighborhood Campout - Join us on the weekend of September 19-20 for our annual Neighborhood Campout! This year, residents are encouraged to participate by either camping at one of our neighborhood parks/common areas (signup required) or in their own backyards. Visit www.brambletonhoa.com/campout to reserve a campsite and find more information.
- Note: Almost all campsites have been reserved at Legacy Park. All other participating parks still have campsites available.
Fall Yard Sale - Save the date for our annual Fall Yard Sale on Saturday, September 26th! This year’s event will take place from 8 AM to 12 PM at Brambleton residents’ homes. Register here by 9 AM on Thursday, September 24th to have your home included in our distribution list. Visit www.brambletonhoa.com/yardsale for more information.
Drama Kids: In-Person Classes - In-person drama classes are coming to Brambleton! Enroll here for Drama Kids (ages 5-11) and Acting Academy (ages 12-17) programs, and enroll here for a NEW Monday kids camp (LCPS asynchronous day).
- Note: These programs will be following all CDC guidelines for in-person instruction (masks for teachers and students, small class sizes, temperature checks, distancing, and more). Contact email@example.com with any questions.
OTA Clubhouse for Distance Learning - Overtime Athletics’ new program is well underway. Kids are guided through distance learning in a structured and fun environment which includes afternoon games like capture the flag and dodgeball. Registration is ongoing. Visit their website for more information. Brambleton residents only.
Girls on the Run - We are excited to bring Girls on the Run back to Brambleton this fall! Registration is currently open through Tuesday, September 22nd. Visit their website for more details. Also, check out our video with spring coach Kerri Gonzalez for more information about this program.
Luis Rosado Tennis Academy - Looking for a league sport for your school-aged children? Check out Luis Rosado Tennis Academy’s Tennis League. Players at all levels can proudly represent their schools in Brambleton. Also, a new Group Class session for all ages will start on Monday, October 19th. Visit www.luistennis.net for more information.
Safe Sitter Fall Classes - Safe Sitter classes have been scheduled for September, October, and November at the Community Center. Click here for a full schedule and more information. Courses are sponsored by Beat4LifeCPR and open to Brambleton residents only. Classes will be limited to 10 people, and social distancing measures will be put in place. RSVP at firstname.lastname@example.org.COMMUNITY STANDARDSDesign Review -
The next meeting for Design Review will be held via consent agenda on Monday, September 14th. Applications can be submitted via email to email@example.com
Do You Own a Portable Basketball Hoop? -
- Please plan ahead due to the high volume of applications. Applications submitted later than the Wednesday prior to a Design Review meeting are not guaranteed to be properly reviewed in time for said meeting. Late applications may be reviewed at the next meeting instead (ex. applications submitted after September 9th will be reviewed no later than October 12th).
- If you have any questions regarding the design review process or guidelines, please visit the website or call 703-542-6263.
Recent inspections have noted an increase in basketball hoops that are not being stored in proper locations or are being left in common areas or on streets. Please review the guidelines
for placement and stabilization. Please contact the Community Standards department
with any questions.Café Lights -
Café lights do not require submission of a design review application if specific guidelines are followed. Café lights are defined as ambient lighting, used for outdoor use. Café lights can only be located in the rear of the home. Café lights located on deck railings, pergolas, or umbrellas should be properly attached with wires hidden (not draping). Café lights displayed in landscape beds, between or in trees, or draping between structures or poles should be maintained in keeping with BCA Property Maintenance Standards. Visit this page
for examples of properly installed café lights, specific usage guidelines, and maintenance requirements. Please contact the Community Standards department
with any questions.GREATER BRAMBLETONCub Scouts -
If you have a child interested in joining Cub Scouts (grades K-5), please join Pack 1500 for our virtual information session on Wednesday, September 16th at 5 PM. This will be followed by a family scavenger hunt in Legacy Park at 6:30 PM (across from the volleyball court). Please RSVP here
to receive a meeting link.Girl Scouts -
Calling girls in grades K-12. Girl Scouts is currently forming troops in the Brambleton area with both in-person and virtual options available. Please join us for a virtual information meeting. RSVP for one of our sessions here
to receive a meeting link.Become an Extension Master Gardener -
Interested in Becoming a Virginia Cooperative Extension Master Gardener Volunteer? Join them for an Online Information Meeting on Thursday, September 24th at 7 PM. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org
for a Zoom meeting link. Apply by October for 2021 classes. Virtual classes begin in late January. More information can be found here
.October Virtual Fitness Challenge -
Registration is now open for the Step Up! Virtual Fitness Challenge benefiting the Step Sisters. You can participate in the challenge by tracking your workouts via the Charity Footprints app and/or your linked personal device. Compete for prizes as an individual or a team. Challenge runs October 1-31. Click here
to register and learn more.Illuminate Learning: Free Tutoring Sessions -
Illuminate Learning is offering free, virtual tutoring sessions for students in grades K-7. Students are mentored by qualified high school students with personalized lesson plans. Click here
to register your child for free. More information can be found here
.COUNTY CORNERLCSO to Conduct DUI Saturation Patrols -
The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office will conduct DUI saturation patrols
tonight, September 11th into the early morning hours. LCSO reminds motorists to never drink and drive.Loudoun County General Election 2020 - Loudoun County election officials remind all registered voters in Virginia of the options to vote at home by mail, vote early in person, or vote in person on Election Day for the upcoming general election on Tuesday, November 3rd. Visit www.loudoun.gov/novemberelection for more information, including important dates and deadlines.
Loudoun County COVID-19 Response & Data - Visit www.loudoun.gov/coronavirus for news updates and helpful information regarding Loudoun County’s response to the global coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Interactive dashboards with key county COVID-19 metrics can also be found here.
MARK YOUR CALENDARSSunday, September 13thEatLoco Farmers Market at Brambleton
, 9 AM to 1 PM - Legacy Park & Olympia Dr.Monday, September 14thCovenants Committee Meeting (Remote), 7 PMWednesday, September 16th
Board of Directors Meeting (Remote), 6 PM
Board members will be provided with a Zoom meeting link. Residents wanting to attend virtually must register here by 5 PM on the meeting date.