A new episode of “Young at Heart,” the locally produced television program that spotlights senior citizens, is now airing on the city of Fountain Valley’s local television channel, FVTV-3. In the fourth episode of the series, host Ron Roberson visits Paul’s Coffee Shop in Fountain Valley where Marine veterans (featuring "Sarge" who began his military career during World War II) meet up every Tuesday morning to reminisce about everything from boot camp to combat. “Young at Hea
Once again Rainbow Environmental Services will pick up and recycle non-artificial Christmas trees during regular trash pickup days between Jan. 3-20. Ornaments should be removed from the trees, and trees taller than 6 feet should be cut in half. More information: (714) 847-3581.
The Fountain Valley Recreation Center and Sports Park will be closed from Monday, Dec. 19 to Monday, Jan. 2, reopening Tuesday, Jan. 3.
The Center at Founder’s Village will be closed from Wednesday, Dec. 21 to Jan. 2, reopening Tuesday, Jan. 3.
For more information, call (714) 839-8611 or visit www.fountainvalley.org.
The city is accepting applications from volunteers interested in sitting on several city boards, committees and commissions. Applications are available in the city clerk’s office at City Hall, 10200 Slater Ave., and online at www.fountainvalley.org. Appointments will be for two-year terms. Candidates for appointments must be residents of Fountain Valley and 18 years of age or older. The deadline for application submission to the city clerk is 5 p.m., Jan. 23. PLANNING COMMISS
This holiday season, Fountain Valley Police will be out looking for drunk and drugged drivers as part of a year-end “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” enforcement effort. “Beginning Dec. 16 and continuing into the New Year, you will see stepped up enforcement watching closely for anyone who is driving impaired,” said Chief Dan Llorens. “We want to keep our roads safe for holiday travelers, so we will have zero tolerance for drunk or drugged driving.” As part of the “Drive Sober
The Fountain Valley High School Vocal Music Program will present an evening of holiday music, featuring the energy of big band, swing and holiday classics on Friday, Dec. 9. “Deck the Halls with a Little Jazz” will be performed at 6:45 p.m. at Calvary Church of Santa Ana, 1010 N. Tustin St., Santa Ana. All seven of the choirs will be performing and will be accompanied by some of the best jazz players in Southern California. Premium seating is $20, and general admission is $12
The Fountain Valley Schools Foundation is accepting applications for the position of director for the 2017 Summer Enrichment Academy. The Summer Enrichment program director will develop, lead, manage and supervise the Summer Enrichment Academy for the 2017 summer. Interested parties should visit the Foundation website: www.fvschools.org for a full job description and application packet. Applications must be received by Friday, Dec. 16.