Archives for October 2009

Westover Library Grand Opening Celebration October 31st

Westover Library will be holding a dedication ceremony on Friday, October 30th at 10 a.m. and a Grand Opening Celebration on Saturday, October 31st from 10 to 4, rain or shine.

There will be live music, daytime trick or treating at Westover business, shopping and dining specials throughout the day, a walking tour of Westover, face painting, a costume parade, and more.

For more details on the dedication ceremony, view the flyer.  For more information on the opening celebration on October 31st, click here .

Parade of Homes October 24th and 25th

The 2009 Parade of Homes will be held Saturday and Sunday, October 24th and 25th from 11 am to 5 pm.  More than fifty homebuilders will have homes available to tour in all different designs, styles and price ranges. Admission is free but donations will be accepted to HomeAid Northern Virginia, the beneficiary of this project with one hundred percent of the donated proceeds going to build and renovate shelters for today’s homeless children and families in Northern Virginia.

Homes in Arlington include homes by R.P. Reynolds construction, Stanley Martin Homes, Arlington Designer Homes, Inc., SAI Contractors, and Sagatov Associates.

Click here for more information and to view a tour map of homes.

Washington-Lee High School Open House October 18th


Photo courtesy of Arlington Public Schools

Photo courtesy of Arlington Public Schools

The new Washington-Lee High School was dedicated on Friday, October 16th.  To celebrate, they are holding an open house on Sunday, October 18th from 2-4 pm.  The community is invited to come visit the school and take tours of the new sections including the aquatic center, the auditorium, and the gymnasium, which were just completed this Fall as well as the Commons, the cyber cafe, the cooking lab and other parts of the school which opened in January 2008.  Washington-Lee is located at 1301 N. Stafford Street.

Market Statistics for September 2009

Market statistics for September can be found at this link.

Dogtober Days

Dogtober Days

Is your dog the best kisser?  Or the best tail wagger?  Or the most adorable?  Find out at Dogtober Days where there will be contests in these and many other categories.

Lacey Woods Park in Arlington will once again host Dogtober Days on Saturday October 10th from 1:00 – 3:30.

View the flyer or visit the website to the website here for more information.