Rock the Block 2019

Join us on July 13th, 2019 to see Habitat's mission in action

Check out our previous Rock the Blocks: 2018, 2017, 2016.


Our Friends of Habitat Walking Tour is an informational, guided tour that gives insight about the families, homes and communities that Habitat is building in the Winchester area. Led by Executive Director Matthew Peterson, our walking tour provides information about how interested groups and individuals in the community can become a part of Habitat’s mission whether it be through volunteering or other means of support.

Time: 9:30AM - 10:15AM

Start Location: 405 Elk Street, Winchester, VA 22601

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8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Registration

9:00 AM - 9:15 AM Prayers - Opening Comments

9:15 AM - 9:30 AM ORIENTATION Safety Talk, Site Overview, Volunteers Distributed

12:00 PM — 1:00 PM Lunch

3PM End

Location: 405 West Lane, Winchester, VA 22601

Groups will be working on (all projects are tentative):

Team 1: (5 volunteers) Norris Village Landscaping

Team 2: (5 volunteers) 431 West Land - Construction

Team 3: (5 volunteers) Repair

Team 4: (8 volunteers) PENDING: Fremont Street Nursery Project

Team 5: (4 volunteers) 232 Kern, Pocket Garden Beautification and lending box move

Team 6: (4 volunteers) PENDING: Highland Food Pantry Project

Team 7: (6 volunteers) 511 Highland Avenue: clean gutters, mulch, plant flowers