The MPOA office will close at 1 p.m. Thursday, December 31 and will be closed Friday, January 1. The office will reopen with normal business hours Monday, January 4.

Congratulations to the winners of the 2015 Holiday Home Decorating Contest! The Garden Club of Montclair picked the winning homes in the following categories:

 

Overall Favorite – 15531 Barrington Place
Yuletide Traditional – 15016 Huntgate Lane
Winter Whimsy – 15301 Edgehill Drive
High Wattage Holiday – 15436 Skyline Drive

 

Residents cast their vote for Neighborhood Favorite on the MPOA Facebook Group. Congratulations to Neighborhood Favorite winner 15436 Skyline Drive, and Honorable Mention 15311 Edgehill Drive! Thanks to all of our nominees who help make the community a bright and festive place every holiday season.

Beginning Monday, December 14, the Dolphin Beach parking lot will only be available to residents from 7 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. The parking lot will be locked overnight on weekends until Memorial Day weekend. All vehicles must be removed from the parking lot by 2:30 p.m. daily. Please contact our office at (703) 670-6187 if you have any questions.

The MPOA office will close at 1 p.m. on Friday, December 18 for a staff function. The office will reopen with normal business hours Monday, December 21.

Can you hear the sound of sleigh bells? Santa Claus is on his way to Montclair! Don’t miss out on this fun and festive day with Mr. Claus and his elves. Click here for more information.

This week is your last chance to donate new and unwrapped toys to Toys for Tots at the MPOA office. Donations should be dropped off no later than noon on Friday, December 11. Help us make this year's donation the biggest yet!

Don’t forget to nominate your favorite display for the Holiday Home Decorating Contest! Nominations are due by close of business Thursday, December 10. Visit http://www.montclairva.com/#!holiday-home-decorating-contest/c1ybq to submit your nomination.

The Board of Directors will meet Wednesday, December 9, 2015 at the MPOA office. Executive (Closed) Session will begin at 7 p.m. Click here for the meeting agenda. If you have any questions regarding the agenda, please contact our office at (703) 670-6187.

 

The Public Board Package for the December 9 meeting is now available on FSRConnect. Instructions for accessing this document have been included below. For more information on FSRConnect, including how to register, click here. If you would like a Dropbox link to a PDF of the Public Board Package, please email Samantha Bates at newsletter@montclairva.com with your name and Montclair address.

 

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In just a few short weeks, Santa and his elves will be visiting all the good boys and girls of Montclair! Santa will start out bright and early at 9 a.m. on Saturday, December 12 riding around the neighborhood in a big red firetruck and handing out candy. Candy will be passed out at the Santa Stops as listed here. Stops will be for around two minutes unless otherwise noted. Visit https://www.facebook.com/events/783652265079266/ to track Santa on the day of the event.

 

At 3:30 p.m., Santa will trade in his firetruck for a comfy chair. Visit the Southlake Recreation Center through 5:30 p.m. for snacks, activities and a photo with Santa. Don’t forget your Recreation Photo ID and a camera for taking photos.

 

 

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 Think you have the most festive home in all of Montclair? Nominate yourself or a neighbor for the Holiday Home Decorating Contest! The Garden Club of Montclair will pick the winning homes in the following categories:

 

Overall Favorite
Yuletide Tradition: Best traditional-themed display
Winter Whimsy: Best whimsical display
High Wattage Holiday: Most lights/brightest display

 

In addition to these categories, residents will cast their vote for Neighborhood Favorite on our Facebook Group. Visit facebook.com/groups/montclairpoa to vote from December 11 to 16. Click here to submit your nomination. Nominations are due by 5 p.m. December 10.