Back to School Reminders
School Starts September 6!
- Please be careful when entering and exiting the community & be sure to observe the speed limit
- If you are waiting for the bus, please stay on the sidewalk or in the grass
- If you drive your car to pick up or drop off your child, be sure to park in a spot, so you don’t block incoming or outgoing traffic
- HAVE FUN! BE SAFE! AND HAVE A GREAT SCHOOL YEAR!
Dates to Remember:
9/2: Pizza Lunch in the Clubhouse at Noon
9/3: International Bacon Day
9/5: Labor Day & National Cheese Pizza Day
9/6: First Day of School in Henrico County
9/11: Patriot Day
9/13: Positive Thinking Day
9/18: Pool Closing
9/22: First Day of Fall
The Gardens Office will be CLOSED on Monday,
September 5th for Labor Day
September Social Events
Our Book Club will be meeting Wednesday,
September 7th in the Clubhouse at 5:30pm, everyone is welcome to join us!
Thank You and Good Luck
Stop by the office to say goodbye to our intern, Anthony! His last day is August 12th. We wish him good luck and lots of fun during his senior year at Virginia Tech!
In honor of Cheese Pizza Day, join us at the Clubhouse at Noon on Friday, September 2nd for a Back to School Cheese Pizza Lunch!
Maintenance Requests and Rent Payment
We would like to encourage our residents to pay rent and submit maintenance requests through our website, www.thegardensliving.com, exclusively. When maintenance requests are submitted through the website, they go directly to the maintenance team, which can ultimately expedite your service. When you pay your rent online you can easily check your account balance and setup recurring payments through your bank account or credit card.
The Gardens provides pest control service every week; if you notice an issue, please let us know so we can add your apartment to receive service. Please do not wait and allow pests to spread.
Below is the list of scheduled buildings:
September 1: Building 4931: 105-108, 205-208, 305-308
September 8: Building 4941: 101-104, 201-204, 301-304
September 15: Building 4941: 105-108, 205-208, 305-308
September 22: Building 4710: 101-104, 201-204, 301-304
IMPORTANT Trash Reminders:
Please consider the following:
- PLEASE take all unwanted furniture& large items to the local dump: 10600 Fords Country Ln, Glen Allen, VA 23059
- DO NOT throw trash bags over the brick wall around the compactor
- DO NOT dump cat litter in compactor, cat litter must be in a sealed bag
- When using compactor, pull the door down, place one bag in at a time, and close the door in between bags to avoid backup
Banana Peanut Butter Overnight Oatmeal
- ½ medium banana, sliced or mashed
- 2 tablespoons creamy peanut butter
- ¼ cup vanilla Greek yogurt
- ¾ cup skim or almond milk
- 1 tablespoon honey (optional)
- 1 cup rolled oats
- 1 tablespoon chia seeds
- 1teaspoon cinnamon
Combine all wet ingredients, add dry ingredients and mix again.
Place in refrigerator, covered, for at least 2 hours or overnight.
Serve cold & enjoy
The grass in front of some of the buildings, 4820 especially, has been ruined by pet urine. Please be sure to take your dogs to an area away from the front of the building, and not to the same location each time, before letting them urinate.
Summer is almost over…
The pool will stay open until Sunday,
September 18th, weather permitting.