Foxtales June 2018 Newsletter

Community Events

  • Get Pizza for $5 from Dominos Thursday, June 7th from 4:30 – 6:30 pm at the Welcome Center. Enjoy fresh, hot pizza from Dominos! (While supplies last)
  • Hethwood Hurricanes Swim MeetThursday, June 7th at 6 pm at the Huntsman Pool. Come on out and cheer for the Hethwood Hurricanes! The pool will close at 3 pm that day to prepare for the meet.
  • Get Hethwood Market’s Fantastic BBQ for $5 Friday June 8th starting at 6 pm at the Huntsman Pool. *The first 20 residents will get dinner for FREE courtesy of the Hethwood Foundation! While supplies last. Photo ID/Pool Pin required for entry to pool area/regular guest fees apply.
  • Popsicles by the Pool Saturday June 9th starting at 2 pm at the Huntsman Pool. Cool down with a refreshing popsicle…While supplies last! Photo ID/Pool Pin required for entry to pool area/regular guest fees apply.
  • Summer Solstice Celebration Thursday, June 21st starting at 2 pm at the Huntsman Pool. Enjoy a Sunkist soda and Sun Chips on the first day of summer! While supplies last. Photo ID/Pool Pin required for entry to pool area/regular guest fees apply.
  • Hatha Yoga Thursdays from 6 – 7:15 pm in the Huntsman Clubhouse. Class is appropriate for all ages. Special rate of $5 per class for Foxridge & Hethwood residents. Please remember to bring your own mat and feel free to call the Hethwood Foundation at (540) 552-5252 for information.
  • Goodwill Donations Do you have any lightly used items that you no longer need/want? We have several EDGAR boxes set-up throughout the community that allows donation access 24/7. Feel free to donate your lightly used items!
  • Save the Date for the Fourth of July Splash & Bash, Wednesday, July 4th!

Career Opportunities

HHHunt Careers – We are currently hiring Full-Time and Part-Time positions here at Foxridge & Hethwood Apartment Homes. Click here for more information.

VT Student Calling Center is Now Hiring! Serve as an ambassador to Virginia Tech by calling constituents (alumni, parents, and friends of VT). Starting pay: $10/hr. Build your resume: Strong public relations, fundraising, marketing, and communication skills. Network with alumni in varying professions across the United States. Work in a fun and positive environment. Ideal work hours- shifts are from 2-5:30 p.m. and 5:45-9:15 p.m. on Sundays, and from 5:45-9:15 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays. To apply: visit and search “Student Caller”.

Extermination Schedule

Monday, June 4    7300 – 8200
Thursday, June 7    8300 – 9000 
Monday, June 11    9100 – 10000
Thursday, June 14   10100 – 10800
Monday, June 18   10900 – 11800
Thursday, June 21   11900 – 12600
Monday, June 25   12700 – 13500
Thursday, June 28   13600 – 14600

Enjoy the Pergola, Grilling Area and Cornhole

We are excited to offer a nice area where you can play some fun games of regulation Cornhole, picnic, or cook out on the grill. The Hethwood office has sets of sturdy Cornhole bags you can purchase for $25.

Out and About in Blacksburg Events

  • Summer Solstice – The 11th Annual Summer Solstice Fest is scheduled to take place Saturday June 16 and is a rain or shine event! As always the festival is free and open to all. Fun filled free family activities will include the ever popular Alberti’s Fleas Circus, Water Wars, moon bounces, doggie costume contest and returning this year….Circus Stella- a traditional family circus which features performing rescued dogs and amazing human feats like trapeze, aerial silk, rope-walking, and acrobatics. Please walk, bike, bus or ride share to the festival. For more details,
  • Hethwood Market – Come out to the Hethwood Market on Monday nights for BBQ, Tuesdays and Wednesdays for a take-out dinner, and Thursdays for pork ribs. Check out the Hethwood Market calendar on their Facebook Page for menus, live local artists, and their planned wine/beer tastings from local vineyards and breweries. Stop by on Tuesdays for dinner and Foxridge & Hethwood Residents will receive $1 off!
  • TOTS – FREE Side Item! Get an extra FREE side item with your DINE- IN order. Not valid with any other offers or coupons. Expires 6/30/2018.
  • The Trea$ure Trove – A Nonprofit Thrift Store has its 2nd location now open! 3055 North Franklin Street, Christiansburg – Across from Corning. Store Hours are Wednesday from Noon – 6 pm and Thursday – Saturday from 10 am – 4 pm. Discover great deals on jewelry, artwork, household items and vintage pieces. Always accepting donated items (540) 200-7012. Proceeds benefit the Neighbors in Need fund at Warm Hearth Village.

2018 Swim Lessons Begin in June

Join us for swim lessons at the Huntsman Pool! Descriptions are available on the Hethwood Foundation website. Levels 1, 2 & 3 will be offered Monday-Friday from 12-12:45 pm. Session 1: June 11-15th. Please register with the Hethwood Foundation by June 7th at noon. Session 2: June 25-29th. Please register with the Hethwood Foundation by June 21st at noon.

We Want To Know! Your Opinion Matters!

Your opinion matters. We are grateful to have you as a resident and want to make sure we are living up to your expectations. Let your voice be heard by taking a few moments to compete a short survey that will be emailed to your from our partner, J Turner Research. You will only be surveyed twice per year, and you will automatically be entered in a drawing to win $500! Thank you!

Community Winners

  • Dominos Pizza Dinner
    Austin Pickett
  • Hethwood Market Winner 
    Dean Dowdy
  • Congratulations Arif Khokar,
    you are the Resident of the Month!

To enter into the drawing for the monthly community winners please stop by the Welcome Center and submit an entry form. Drawings take place on the 15th of each month. You must be a current resident to win.

Check Out Rent Café!

With Rent Café, residents are able to submit online payments and service requests without having to leave home, so register your account today! If you have any questions or require assistance, please contact the Welcome Center.

Do you have Automatic Payment set up on your Resident Portal for your monthly rent? As a reminder, we ask that you check into your Automatic Payment Set Up once you have signed your new lease. 

Please be sure that your Automatic Payments do not have an ends date. If you have entered an ends date on your automatic payment, please update the date to your new lease ending date other wise the automatic payment will no longer process after the date provided. 

The Ends Date field does not require entry and you can leave it blank. Automatic payments will pull between the hours of 12:00 am to 7:00 am on the set date. If you renewed your lease, please be sure to update your payment amount to your new monthly rent amount outlined on your Renewal Lease.

Moving out soon? Please make sure to cancel your monthly rent payments online!

Please contact us at the Welcome Center at 540-951-1221 if you need assistance in this process.

Pool Information

Pool Pin Needed:

  1. Persons 16 years or younger that do not have a picture ID or Driver’s License. One adult per household should come by, fill out registration forms and pick up the children’s pool pins. Initial pins are free; however, replacement for lost pool pins will cost $2.00, which is nonrefundable. Children will be required to wear pins at all times while using our aquatic facilities.
  2. Adults that do not have a picture ID. Please note that a picture ID may be obtained from the VA DMV. A list of residents will be kept at the pool gate. Adults over 16 years are required to show ID to enter the pool.
  3. Residents may also obtain a pool pin at the pool during normal hours if they were not able to attend the pool pin registration night.

Pool Hours:

Huntsman Pool: Monday 10 am – 8 pm, Tuesday Noon – 6 pm, Wednesday through Saturday 10 am – 8 pm and Sunday Noon – 8 pm.

*Please remember that the above listed hours are subject to change depending on lifeguard availability and the weather. Rest assured we will open the pool as much as possible. Please feel free to call the Hethwood office if you have questions @ 552-5252. Thanks!*

For all swimming pool policies and information please go to,

Our Fan Page is for You!

Check out our Facebook Fan Page Foxridge Apartment Homes every Wednesday! You don’t want to miss out to be a Hump Day winner! Be sure to check out our Fan Page on June 29 for a chance to show off your photography skills!

Dog Reminder

For the safety and well-being of all residents, and in accordance with the Animal Policy and Blacksburg Town Ordinance, please remember that all dogs must be kept on a leash at all times. Please also remember to pick up after your pet so we can keep our community clean and enjoyable for everyone. Failure to do can result in a $75 fine.

Want Some Cash?

Are your friends looking for an apartment home? Refer a friend to Foxridge and we will give you $50. Contact the Welcome Center for details!

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