Join Halloween events: Parade and decorating contest are on!

Halloween Parade We are excited to announce that the 44th Annual Mosby Woods Halloween Parade is coming up, and the walking parade is back! Join us at the pool in costumes and ready for a festive time on Sunday, October 30th, at 2:30pm. The parade will step off at 3pm. The police department, fire department,Continue reading “Join Halloween events: Parade and decorating contest are on!”

General Membership meeting Thurs, Oct 20

The annual MWCA General Membership meeting will be held Thursday, October 20, 7:30 PM at Green Acres Center. The agenda includes a treasurer’s report, election of area directors, meeting with a City representative on the the Plantation Parkway Neighborway project, and notes from the City’s Office of Community Development and Planning. Members are welcome toContinue reading “General Membership meeting Thurs, Oct 20”

4th Annual Mosby Woods Turkey Trot & Sidewalk Stroll

With the possible exception of our school-age children or those of us starting to rake leaves again, everybody’s happy that autumn is finally here!  It also means the return of one of our beautiful neighborhood’s fine traditions: our (now 4th) Annual Turkey Trot & Sidewalk Stroll on Thanksgiving morning.  It’s a great way to celebrate our families,Continue reading “4th Annual Mosby Woods Turkey Trot & Sidewalk Stroll”

Street Names Poll Results

Street Names PollFrom April 4 through April 14 the Mosby Woods Community Association conducted a poll of the Mosby Woods community with the goal of understanding the community perspective on changing the name of streets that are identified by the City’s Stakeholder Advisory Group (SAG) in their 2021 report to the City Council.   TheContinue reading “Street Names Poll Results”

MWCA President’s Message: Naming Projects

This content was originally published in the March edition of the Tattler. At some point we come to the realization that the only constant is change. Many of us, including me, are uncomfortable with changes in our lives, however change happens regardless of whether we are comfortable or not. On Tuesday, March 1, the CityContinue reading “MWCA President’s Message: Naming Projects”

The 3rd Annual Mosby Woods Turkey Trot & Sidewalk Stroll is Coming Up!

Looking for a great way to keep perspective and focus upon gratitude in this challenging season, while also supporting our less fortunate Fairfax area neighbors in a meaningful way? The Mosby Woods Turkey Trot & Sidewalk Stroll — a celebration of our families, our health, our community, our beautiful neighborhood, our neighbors, our friends, and allContinue reading “The 3rd Annual Mosby Woods Turkey Trot & Sidewalk Stroll is Coming Up!”

Halloween decorating contest winners

Thank you to everyone who decorates and makes our neighborhood fun and festive! The competition was intense, but our team of family judges carefully tabulated their rankings. The Grand Prize Winner is…  3226 Plantation – The Donohue’s flamingo house!  The Honorable Mentions are… 10237 Brigade 10222 Antietam 10311 Shiloh St. 3103 Jesse Ct. While you’reContinue reading “Halloween decorating contest winners”

Halloween decorating contest judging Saturday

Get your family and the neighborhood into the festive spirit by decorating your home for the holiday. Judging will take place on the evening of this Saturday, October 23rd starting at 6:00pm. Winners will be announced Sunday. We will have one Grand Prize Winner and 4 Honorable Mention selections. Regardless of the winners – theContinue reading “Halloween decorating contest judging Saturday”

Naming discussion at upcoming general membership meeting

This note from MWCA President Bob Reinsel was originally included in the October Tattler. In December 2020, the Fairfax City Council formed a community stakeholders advisory group as part of its Connecting Fairfax City for All initiative. This group has been diligently discussing how three key parts of our City image may be ready forContinue reading “Naming discussion at upcoming general membership meeting”