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Friends of the Village Is Going on Hiatus
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Friends of the Village Is Going on Hiatus

After nearly 10 years of providing accurate information to help residents of Laguna Woods Village make informed decisions about our community, Friends of the Village is going on haitus. The announcement was made at the October 16, 2018, meeting where Brian Gruner, Recreation and Special Events Director, discussed “Putting the ‘Active’ in Active Living.” Watch … Continue reading

October 16 Meeting Discussed “Putting the ‘Active’ in Active Living”
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October 16 Meeting Discussed “Putting the ‘Active’ in Active Living”

Just about every activity Villagers participate in as residents is impacted in some way by the Recreation Department, under the management of Brian Gruner, Friends of the Village’s October 16 speaker. Right, an event at Clubhouse 2.   This informative program was recorded and will be broadcast on Village Television at the following times. The program will … Continue reading

Villagers Got to “Meet the Candidates” on August 21
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Villagers Got to “Meet the Candidates” on August 21

Friends of the Village (FOV) presented its 9th Annual Meet the Candidates Night on Tuesday, August 21, 2018, at 6 pm in the Performing Arts Center’s Dining Room 1. The event was open without charge to all residents and their guests. Residents and their guests were encouraged to attend to help each individual cast an informed ballot … Continue reading

FOV Explored “The Anatomy of A Rumor” on June 19, 2018
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FOV Explored “The Anatomy of A Rumor” on June 19, 2018

NOTE: Our next meeting will be our annual “MEET THE CANDIDATES” event on Tuesday, August 21, 2018, at 6:00 pm in the Performing Arts Center, Dining Room 1. ˜ ˜ ˜ ˜ ˜ ˜ ˜ ru·mor, noun — A currently circulating story or report of uncertain or doubtful truth. a Since it is the stated purpose of Friends of the Village to “provide accurate … Continue reading

Dealing with Emergencies and Disasters
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Dealing with Emergencies and Disasters

Two outstanding Village services were explained… The FOUNDATION OF LAGUNA WOODS VILLAGE and the DISASTER PREPAREDNESS TASK FORCE on Tuesday, April 17, 2018 in the Performing Arts Center, Dining Room 1, 6:30 pm This Friends of the Village meeting was recorded and will air over Village Television on  Saturday, May 5th, 2018, at 6:00 pm … Continue reading

Cannabis & California State Law 2018
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Cannabis & California State Law 2018

SEE LINK TO VIDEO OF THE MEETING BELOW An attentive crowd came to this informative meeting on Tuesday, February 20, 2018, in Dining Room 1 of the Laguna Woods Village Performing Arts Center. Four speakers, representing a variety of viewpoints (see bios below), examined “Cannabis & California State Law 2018” and what the new legislation may … Continue reading

Five Evening Meetings Planned for 2018
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Five Evening Meetings Planned for 2018

  Meet our new Board on the “About/Join/Leadership” page. President Mike Straziuso (front row, left) is planning some major changes to accomplish our mission of providing residents with accurate, timely Village information — aided by Vice President/Programs Steve Stanfill, Secretary Heather Gerson (back row, left), and Treasurer Aloha Saxon. In 2018, Friends of the Village … Continue reading