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Garden Centers’ Current Status Was March 24 Meeting Topic
Monthly Meetings / Village Life

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
Monthly Meetings / Village Governance

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
Monthly Meetings

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

FOV Plans 10 Informational Meetings During 2017
Monthly Meetings

FOV Plans 10 Informational Meetings During 2017

Friends of the Village has laid out plans for ten monthly meetings (January-October) during 2017. Each is designed to provide accurate information to help Laguna Woods Village residents make informed decisions about our community. Our format is to provide an expert speaker or panel, and then open the floor to questions and answers. We meet on the fourth Friday of … Continue reading

Tim Moy Discussed Village Security on October 28
Monthly Meetings / Village Life

Tim Moy Discussed Village Security on October 28

  FOV President Catherine Brians opened the meeting in 2:02 pm at the Village Greens Building, Dining Rooms 2 & 3. This was a free meeting for Laguna Woods residents and their guests only. Catherine covered Club news:  dues are now payable for the 2017 year.  Annual club membership for new or renewing members is $15 for 1 person or … Continue reading

Congratulations to New and Returning Mutual Board Members
President's Messages

Congratulations to New and Returning Mutual Board Members

Fall has begun….at least according to the calendar. Nary a tree has started to change color, or drop a leaf or two. Truth is, Southern California is usually balmy throughout the Fall. We will await nature’s mysterious process. Congratulations to all of the new and returning mutual board members. Friends of the Village (FOV) was … Continue reading