June 23 Meeting to Provide Overview of Caregiver Resources
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June 23 Meeting to Provide Overview of Caregiver Resources

General Meeting Friday, June 23, 2017 Laguna Woods Village Performing Arts Center Dining Room 1 A FREE MEETING FOR LAGUNA WOODS VILLAGE RESIDENTS AND THEIR GUESTS ONLY Speakers JIM NcNEER, Alzheimers OC DIANE MASON, Resident, Freedom Village Employee, Author of book on finding continuing care resources BETTY CURLEY, Village Social Services Marion Levine and Mike Straziuso, … Continue reading

May General Meeting Focused on HOA Income vs. Assessments
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May General Meeting Focused on HOA Income vs. Assessments

General Meeting Friday, May 26, 2017 Laguna Woods Village Performing Arts Center Dining Room 1 A FREE MEETING FOR LAGUNA WOODS VILLAGE RESIDENTS AND THEIR GUESTS ONLY How to Make the Village More Affordable: Potential Revenue Sources Speakers (from left) MARTY LOPATA, Resident with Extensive HOA Experience BOB HATCH, Resident, Friends of the Village Board Member, … Continue reading

Navigating the Owner Renovation Process —  April 28 General Meeting
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Navigating the Owner Renovation Process — April 28 General Meeting

General Meeting Friday, April 28, 2017, at 2 pm Laguna Woods Performing Arts Center, Dining Room 1 FREE MEETING FOR LAGUNA WOODS VILLAGE RESIDENTS AND THEIR GUESTS ONLY Speakers DON TIBBETS, United Mutual BERT MULDOW, Third Mutual BRETT CRANE, VMS Staff The meeting was opened at 2:02 pm by club President Catherine Brians, who welcomed the … Continue reading

Garden Centers’ Current Status Was March 24 Meeting Topic
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Garden Centers’ Current Status Was March 24 Meeting Topic

Friday, March 24: “Current Status of the Garden Centers” Laguna Woods Village Performing Arts Center, Dining Room 1. No charge. All residents and their guests welcome. Golden Rain Foundation President John Parker, who also chairs the Landscape Committee, provided an overview of this popular but recently-controversial amenity. Marion Levine coordinated the meeting, which included audience … Continue reading

VMS Board Reported on Its First Year
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VMS Board Reported on Its First Year

Meeting Notes, FOV January 27, 2017, Meeting   Past President Joan Milliman opened the meeting at 2:15 pm with apologies at the delay. She filled in and took several GRF-related questions from an audience numbering 36.  Mike Straziuso (shown below, right) arrived at 2:25 pm and introduced Tony Libatore (below, left), the current President of … Continue reading

February 24 Meeting Focused on Renovation in the Village
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February 24 Meeting Focused on Renovation in the Village

Friday, February 24: “Renovation in the Village” 2 pm, Laguna Woods Village Performing Arts Center, Dining Room 1 Open to all residents and their guests, no charge.  The meeting opened at 2:00 PM by President Catherine Brians who provided a summary of future FOV presentations. Speakers GRF Member Judith Troutman and GRF President John Parker were … Continue reading

President's Messages

Happy Holidays and a Happy Birthday to VMSI (Village Management Services, Inc) from Friends of the Village. In 2017, FOV will continue to bring the movers and shakers in our community to share and discuss current issues impacting our lives and living conditions. The best news of all is FOV has a new permanent home … Continue reading