Community Update - 2-18-21
Community Update – February 18, 2022
REMINDER - March & April Assessment Payments Please don’t forget that in a 12-month payment cycle, assessment payments are due on the 1st of every month (including March and April, 2022) and considered late after the 10th of the month. *Correction* the previous announcement had the incorrect months.
UPDATE - Trash & Yard debris collection Please be advised that American Disposal has confirmed that yard debris and trash are being collected on the same day (Thursdays) from 12/24 – 2/28. Starting 3/1, yard debris pick-up days will revert back to Wednesdays and Trash will remain on Thursdays. If you have any questions, please call American Disposal at (703) 368-0500.
BUDGET TOWN HALL – 2/22 @ 7:00PM Please join the Budget & Finance Committee for this informative Town Hall regarding the Financial state of the Association. Make sure that you are well informed when voting for the Budget at the Annual Meeting. *Please see weekly eblast for zoom details*
Conversation with the Candidates – 2/23 @ 7:00PM Go beyond just seeing names on a ballot - here's your chance to get to know the 2022 MPOA Board of Director candidates over an evening with questions. Candidates will present their goals and ideas for the community and answer questions. Put a face to a name, get to know your neighbors! *Please see weekly eblast for zoom details*
Virginia Cooperative Extension Webinars:
Twelve Steps to a Greener Lawn
3/1/22 @ 6:30 pm The maintenance and establishment of your lawn directly affects conditions in Lake Montclair and other streams in our community. Smart, research-based lawn care practices from Virginia Cooperative Extension (VCE)– Prince William and Virginia Tech turf specialist will be presented by Master Gardener Volunteer, Jeff Schneider. Lecture, followed by Q&A and information on how to sign up for the BEST Lawn program through VCE-Prince William. Register to receive the Zoom link: https://vce.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_eqX9uBHvmfIUHX0
Lake Montclair’s Last Line of Defense
3/22/22 @ 6:30 pm Do you remember the harmful algal blooms during the summer months? MPOA homeowners can take steps on their own properties to reduce nutrients entering Lake Montclair. Nancy Berlin, Virginia Cooperative Extension Natural Resource Specialist will discuss research-based techniques that residents can do to help. Register to receive the Zoom link:https://vce.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_eWYyefq7J12pMmq
Spring Celebration – The hunt is on! – 3/26
This year’s Spring Celebration will include an egg hunt, bunny photos, relay races, craft tables and a veteran egg hunt for the older kids. In an effort to keep everything organized and more socially distanced, we ask that you sign your little “hunters” up in the appropriate time slot according to their age. We also ask that you register your racers/teams for the relay races ahead of time.
Sign up here: tinyurl.com/MPOAEggHunt2022 **A VALID REC ID IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND THIS EVENT!** More details will be released via this e-blast, the MPOA Facebook page and in March’s Montclairion as we get closer to the event.
Calling all Vendors!
If you would like to become a Vendor for Montclair’s Seasonal Markets, please sign up: https://tinyurl.com/MontclairMarkets2022
Dates for upcoming shows: • Montclair Beautification Day and Seasonal Market – April 30th • Summer Seasonal Market – August 6th • Trunk or Treat and Seasonal Market – October 22nd • Saturday with Santa and Seasonal Market – December 10th
Volunteers Needed – 3/26 We’re on the hunt for volunteers to help with everything from egg stuffing to setup and egg hiding, and we can’t do it without you! Whether you need volunteer hours for school or just want to be more involved with Montclair – we need you! tinyurl.com/MPOASpring2022 We are looking for an Easter Bunny too, if interested please signup below! tinyurl.com/MPOABunnyHunt