Viva Village Updates
August 31, 2018
Aging with Grace: Tasty fundraiser; New service for members, Volunteer opportunities; Event notes; September events; Volunteer Day photos; Recent events; Governing council meeting; Notes from neighboring Villages; Viva Village contact information
July 31, 2018
Aging with Grace; Volunteer Day; Special opportunity; Viva Village Miscellaneous; August events; Photos from the Annual Picnic; Book Club news; Governing Council meetings; Viva Village contact information
July 16, 2018
Village events for July and August; Governing council meeting dates; A photographic excursion to Sauvie Island, Viva Village contact information
June 30, 2018
Annual picnic; Volunteer Round Table; Villages and Hillsboro Hops baseball; July 4 office closure; Local grant; Village opportunities: June and July events; Governing council meeting; Recent event; Book Club news; Virtual train ride through Alaska
May 31, 2018
Zip Code Groups meeting soon: Save these dates; Viva Village and Beaverton Library; Volunteer opportunities; June events; Recent happenings; Delft Blue pottery and porcelain; Contact information
May 16, 2018
Village events for May and June; Recent event; Governing council meeting dates; contact information; Photographic trip to Holland and to Paris
April 30, 2018
Governing council member retires; Annual meeting and GC election; Zip Code Groups; Volunteer opportunities; May events; Recent happenings
March 27, 2018
Member Annual Meeting and Governing Council election; Associate Membership; Reminders; Connections in the community; Screened Vendor update; Volunteer opportunities; April events; Recent event
March 16, 2018
Village events for March and April: a Save-the-Date for Members; Recent Nature Walk; early Spring photos
February 25, 2018
January 20, 2018
Boost your Brain; Health Care buddy; Volunteer canine; Upcoming events; Volunteer opportunities for Viva Village and Villages NW; Village Day Celebration photos; Book report; A shipwreck in Astoria.
*Featured January event; more January events; *Featured February event; more February events; upcoming Governing Council meetings, highlights from recent events; Viva Village contact information
January 2, 2018
Happy New Year! Members—Save the Date; Village Movement on NPR; Recent Holiday Party; NEW—Life Stories group; Other January events; Governing council meetings; Contact information
November 25, 2017
Special holiday event; Village tidbits; A recent event; Get creative; December events; A visit to Mogollon Rim, AZ
November 8, 2017
In this Update: Holiday Party—save the date; Office news; VNW annual meeting report; Recent events; November events; A trip to Sedona, AZ; Contact information
VNW Annual Meeting (special Nov. event; New Office hours reminder; Recent events; November events; Extraordinary images of Lower Antelope Canyon, AZ
September 28, 2017
September 12, 2017
Member meeting: Atul Gawande video broadcast; Village 101 FAQs; Recent events: September events; Sneak peek at October
August 24, 2017
Atul Gawande video broadcast; Governing Council news; Member meeting-save the date; Recent Event; September events; Beaverton Night Market (photos)
July 28, 2017
Good time at the Annual Picnic; Two notices for Members– Interest groups, new GC members; Village 101 news; Governing council meeting dates; Upcoming Events; and if you scroll to the end—colorful food truck photos!
July 7, 2017
Viva Village Annual Picnic; New provision for full service members; Viva Village Facebook; Governing council meeting dates; Recent events; Upcoming Events
June 22, 2017
May 24, 2017
Beaverton Farmers Market; Coming soon – Annual Picnic; Governing council meeting dates; Recent events; Upcoming Events; Book Review; and if you scroll to the end—beautiful photos of Kyoto, Japan
Join the governing council; Village liaison program; Save the date—Viva Village picnic; Recent events; Upcoming events; Talking about Viva Village
May 11, 2017
Report on the Member/Volunteer Meeting, Volunteer opportunities; Recent events — Lilac Garden field trip, Nature Walk, and the Effective Healthcare Advocacy program: Enjoy the springtime with our May events
April 24, 2017
Governing council meeting attendance; Reminder for members and volunteers; Recent events; Featured May event; Other upcoming May events; Sundial Bridge photos
April 2, 2017
April Upcoming Events; Talking about Viva Village; Two local Villages seeking office manager; Cherry Blossoms at the State Capital
March 20, 2017
New perspective on service requests; National Village Gathering; Recent events; Upcoming special and ongoing monthly events; Save the Date; Photos–views of Portland; Address note; Contact information
March 5, 2017
Drivers wanted; Viva Village by the numbers; Facebook; Viva Village out and about in the community; Recent event; upcoming March events; photos
February 19, 2017
Recent Events; Portland Village on OPB; Viva Village out and about in the community; Upcoming Events; Book Club review; Photos
January 2, 2017
Happy New Year; Successful Launch; New Year Celebration and Potluck Lunch; Office hours, Organizing workshop; Attention: Viva Village volunteers; January events.
December 18, 2016
New Year Celebration/Potluck Lunch; Lessons from the Pilot Launch; Holiday office hours; Year-end fact for volunteers; Membership services; New website soon; January events; Sunrise over Beaverton
December 4, 2016
December Events: Tualatin Valley Community Band Holiday Concert; Viva Village Holiday
Gala and Potluck Supper; Health Care Buddy program
November 18, 2016
Volunteer appreciation; Thanksgiving week office hours; New member gathering; Nextdoor.com; Note to members; Report on Dine Around Beaverton & Beyond; November events; Photos–foggy November morning in Oregon
Pilot program update; Be a founder/a friend; VNW Village Opening Celebration; For Viva Village members; Fred Meyer Community rewards; November events; Autumn in the Northwest
A Grand Evening; New on website—Community Resources; Thank you’s; Attention Viva Village Members; Not a member yet?; Villages NW Village Opening Celebration; Upcoming Events; Viva Village contact information.
Set to take off!; Office hours and how to contact Viva Village; Celebration and Ribbon Cutting; Current Numbers; Membership; Let’s Get Moving review; October events.
Reviews of General Meeting, Beaverton Celebration Parade, and Sept. Nature Walk; Sept. Featured Event — Let’s Get Moving!; Dine Around Beaverton and Beyond; Village 101 presentations; Thursday Social Time; Book Club; Men’s Coffee Break; October Nature Walk; Launch Celebration; Dahlia Festival
New time/place for general meeting; Launch Campaign; Become a Viva Village Member; Volunteer thank you; become a Viva Village volunteer; Office team; Vetted vendors; Events coming up soon.
General Meeting past and upcoming; Dine Around Beaverton and Beyond; no Thursday social time this month; Theater Field Trip; Men’s Coffee Break; Nature Walk; Village 101; Let’s Get Moving; Lilies.
Viva Village General Meeting; Viva Village office; By-laws; Launch Campaign; Launch Celebration; Volunteer Thank You; Vetted Vendor list; How to become a member, a volunteer.
Viva Village Family & Friends Picnic– fun time; August Events (Nature walk, Dine Around, Village 101, Men’s Coffee Break, Theater Field Trip.
Viva Village Family & Friends Picnic; Office; Volunteer Needs and Opportunities; How to become a Village Member; How to Become a Village Volunteer; Viva Village General Meetings; Journey to Molalla
Viva Village Family & Friends Picnic; Village 101; Dine Around Beaverton and Beyond; Book Club; Thursday Social Time; Men’s Coffee Break; General Meeting; Lavender Daze
Annual Picnic and other events; Decisions – membership terminology and vision statement; Viva Village t-shirts; Great volunteer opportunities; List of companies that support retiree and employee volunteers; Fred Meyer community rewards link; Festival of the Flowers.
Upcoming General Meeting; Viva Village Vision Statement ideas sought; Volunteer opportunities – host a Village 101, or schedule new member visits; Recent and Upcoming Events, including the new Dine Around Beaverton and Beyond; Columbia Gorge photo
All Village Meeting; What’s in a name; Beaverton Awareness Day success; Community resources organizer; Report on Crystal Springs trip; Theater Field trip; Men’s Coffee Break; Cooper Mtn. Wildflower Nature Walk; Bonus photos.
Pilot Launch October 1; Founding Members; Upcoming Beaverton Awareness Day; All Village Meeting; Mother’s Day Campaign from Villages NW; report your volunteer hours; Good times at the Lilac Gardens; May Men’s Coffee Break; Waterhouse Lake Nature Walk; Rhododendron Garden; Book Club; Bonus photos.
Help from experienced Villages; Chamber of Commerce — Viva Village link; Beaverton Council on Aging rep; Action Team activities; Volunteer opportunities; Service volunteers; Looking back at guided Nature Walk on April 2: Upcoming events: Third Thursday Social Time, Lilac Gardens field trip, New! Men’s Coffee Break, Volunteer Orientation, and more events in May; Tulips!
March 29, 2016 – Weekly Update
Resource Development: grants and Chamber of Commerce; Eastside Village Oregonian article; Website and other volunteer opportunities; Successful Gardening Event, with tool list link; Book Club; Guided Trail Walk; Village 101; Featured Photos
March 15, 2016 – Weekly Update
Keywords: The premiere All Village Meeting; Evergreens Plus: a Gardening Event; Thursday Social Time; Book Club; Nature Walk.
March 6, 2016 – Weekly Update
All Village Meeting announcement; business-, event-, and tech-related volunteer opportunities; scenes from the Nature Walk; Village 101; more March events ahead
February 25, 2016 – Weekly Update
All Village Meeting; Mission Statement; Volunteer Thank-you’s and business supporter request; Review of Emergency Planning event: Coming soon events—Nature Walk, Village 101, and All Village Meeting
February 21, 2016 – Weekly Update
Membership Services; Grants; Proposed fee schedule; Volunteers Needed, Volunteer Thank You: Past week – Nature Walk; Coming week – Volunteer Orientation, Emergency Planning for Seniors
February 6, 2016 – Weekly Update
Members and Members Plus; Volunteer opportunity (leafleting), Volunteer Thank You; Viva Village Voice coming soon; Public Village 101; more events ahead
January 30, 2016 – Weekly Update
Governing Council activities; Volunteer opportunity (leafleting) and Thank you to the “folders;” Village 101 at Library, plus other events to come
January 23, 2016 – Weekly Update
Governing Council update; Fun volunteer opportunity; reports on Viva Village Social Time and Forensics Event; Book Club
January 18, 2016 – Weekly Update
Governing Council Updates and Activities; Seeking volunteers to mail newsletter and provide OneDrive training; Report on Nature Walk; Events ahead Thursday Social Time and Behind the Scenes at a Forensics Lab
January 11, 2016 – Weekly Update
Governing Council updates; Seeking OneDrive expert, Report on Holiday Gala; Plan ahead – Nature Walk, Volunteer Orientation, Social Time, Forensics Lab, Book Club