The Holmes Runner - 60 Years and Counting!

Runner Background
The Holmes Runner is the voice of the Holmes Run Community. Sponsored by the Holmes Run Acres Civic Association, The Runner has been written, printed, and distributed regularly since 1952. The Runner appears approximately every other month and is free to Civic Association members and by subscription to all others. The Runner welcomes appropriate articles, news, poetry, illustrations and suggestions!

Contact Mary Beth Gardiner or Heather Drevna for further inform



Runner Schedule (Issue and delivery time)
Fall - mid September
Holiday - early December
Winter - mid February
Spring - mid April
Summer - late June

Actual deadline dates are usually 2 to 3 weeks before publication, and can be found in The Runner, on p.1 of each issue.

Runner Archives
Fifty years of The Holmes Runner are archived in 2 locations. One is in the HRACA archives at Woodburn School Library.

The key is available from the HRA Historian, Vivian Smith at 703 560-4119.

The other archival location is in The Virginia Room of the Fairfax Regional Public Library in Fairfax.