Learn about the services Friends of the Village provides and view some of our recent informative programs in the online videos below.

Getting the Word Out

Over 100 club presidents and publicity chairs and other residents who use Village communication channels attended a Friends of the Village program on “Getting the Word Out,” Friday, September 29, 2017, in the Laguna Woods Village Performing Arts Center, Dining Room 1. Speakers representing all major Village communication channels discussed ways to “get the word out” in the Village. A publicity resource handout was distributed at the meeting. Click here to download a copy of the handout.


Meet the Candidates 2017

Friends of the Village’s annual “Meet the Candidates” panel provides a key service to residents, introducing the candidates for Village governing boards with ample opportunity for audience questions. Our most recent candidates’ program was held August 24, 2017, in the Laguna Woods Village Performing Arts Center, Dining Room 1.

Caregiving and Senior Housing

In the video below, Friends of the Village Secretary Marion Levine is interviewed on Village Television’s “This Day” news program about the upcoming June 23, 2017, FOV meeting on “Caregiving and Senior Housing.” Marion coordinated the meeting with Vice President Mike Straziuso. See meeting summary.

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 01-17-18 This Day, W Steve Stanfill and Catherine Brians,  Cannabis and California Law February 20
03-22-17 This Day Clubhouse 2 Renovations, Garden Centers, etc.
03-26-17 This Day Manor Renovations
05-24-17 This Day How to make the Village More Affordable
06-21-17 This Day Senior Housing, What are the options.
07-26-17 This Day Transportation
08-23-17 This Day Meet The Candidates
09-27-17 This Day Getting The Word Out
10-25-17 This Day Compliance