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Discover “Our International Village” September 23
Monthly Meetings / Village Life

Discover “Our International Village” September 23

At the next meeting of Friends of the Village on Friday, September 23, 2016, speakers from the Village’s diverse cultural clubs have been invited to present an overview of their activities. Please plan to attend to enhance your cultural understanding. The program, “Our International Village,” will be held at 2 pm in Dining Rooms 2 … Continue reading

Friends of the Village Does Not Endorse Candidates in Any Village Election
Village Governance

Friends of the Village Does Not Endorse Candidates in Any Village Election

From Cathy Brians, President, and Joan Milliman, Past-President Friends of the Village (FOV) does not and has not endorsed specific candidates in any Village election. We do, however, sponsor candidate workshops and Meet the Candidate forums. We are an educational club, presenting information only. We wish the best to all candidates and thank them for … Continue reading

FOV Annual “Meet the Candidates” Event Held August 25
Monthly Meetings / Village Governance

FOV Annual “Meet the Candidates” Event Held August 25

The Friends of the Village held its annual “Meet the Candidates” event in the Performing Arts Center, Dining Room 1, on Thursday, August 25. Separate sessions introduced candidates for positions on the Boards of United Mutual (at left) and Third Mutual (below).   Candidates shared their qualifications and viewpoints, followed by a series of formal questions … Continue reading

“Clubhouse 2 Was A Pilot Program to Learn From for the Future”
Monthly Meetings / Village Life

“Clubhouse 2 Was A Pilot Program to Learn From for the Future”

Summary of July 22 Meeting: CLUBHOUSE 2 RENOVATION UPDATE Submitted by Mary Lopata, Publicity Chair   UPCOMING MEETINGS, NEWS ABOUT FOV President Catherine Brians opened the Friday, July 22, 2016, Friends of the Village meeting  at 2:05 pm in the Village Greens Building, Dining Rooms 2 & 3. Sharing club news, she announced that our … Continue reading

IT Exec Chuck Holland Looked into Village’s Data Future at June 24 Meeting
Monthly Meetings / Village Life

IT Exec Chuck Holland Looked into Village’s Data Future at June 24 Meeting

Submitted by Marion Levine, Secretary President Catherine Brians opened the meeting at 2:01 pm in the Greens/19 Building, Dining Rooms 2 and 3. She announced the following upcoming meetings of Friends of the Village: July – Status of Clubhouse #2 August – Meet the Candidates September – Cultural Kaleidoscope October through November still open Catherine … Continue reading

Finding Candidates for Our Boards
Village Governance / Village Life

Finding Candidates for Our Boards

BOARD ELECTIONS 2016 — FINDING CANDIDATES FOR OUR BOARDS From Maggie Blackwell The Association of Condos and Coops (ACC) and Friends of the Village (FOV) are planning to sponsor meetings with information formulated by all boards working with Future Sense to explain how boards work and what board members do. Future Sense is an organizational consulting firm … Continue reading