Completion of a 6-month renovation of the city Recreation Center was celebrated with a June 29 ribbon-cutting ceremony. This $950,000 project upgraded the exterior of the antiquated 1970s building with a more modern and vibrant exterior. Improvements include:
■ New entry way with stone veneer, new archway, and patterned concrete as well as new doors and storefront windows
■ New storefront windows and doors around the building perimeter
■ Exterior wall modifications for enh
The FV Senior Club invites seniors, 50 and older, to join the club. The club meets for Bingo from 9 a.m. to noon on Wednesdays and Fridays, and offers a billiards room for those who don’t play Bingo. Cost to play Bingo is 50 cents a card. Each game pays the winner $3. Cost to play billiards is $1 on Wednesday and Friday mornings. Annual club membership fee is $8. The Senior Club meets at the Center at Founders Village, 17967 Bushard St. The club also offers day and overnight
Sleep disorders will be the topic of an upcoming class offered by MemorialCare Medical Center. “Are You Getting Your ZZZs?” is the title of the class, set for 2-3 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 23 at the Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center. Do you wake up feeling tired or sleepy throughout the day? If it is hard for you to fall asleep or stay asleep at night you might have a sleep disorder. A clinician with MemorialCare Medical Group will join us to discuss signs, sym
The Kiwanis Club of Fountain Valley and the Boys & Girls Clubs of Fountain Valley invite residents to take part in the 10th annual “Pins for Kids” Bowling on Saturday, Aug. 4 at Fountain Bowl. There’s room for 60 teams of four bowlers. By participating, you can help provide before and after-school care, full-day programs during summer and school holidays, sports leagues and more at the Boys & Girls Clubs. The Fountain Valley Kiwanis Club Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit org
The Miss Fountain Valley Scholarship Pageant Committee invites interested young women to an informational meeting on the 2019 pageant. The meeting is set for 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 5 at Coastal Community Fellowship, 10460 Slater Ave. More information: missfountainvalley.com .
Looking to cool off during the summer? Join the Fountain Valley Historical Society for its annual Ice Cream Social, this year set for 1-3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 19 at Heritage Park, next to the Fountain Valley Library. This is a fundraiser for the Historical Society. Sundaes with all the trimmings are $2. Add a cookie and lemonade and the price is $3. This is also an opportunity to join the Historical Society’s anniversary celebration of the Courreges Tank House move to Heritage P
The Fountain Valley Police Department invites residents to the annual National Night Out, this year set for Tuesday, Aug. 7 at the Fountain Valley Sports Park. This is an annual event is designed to promote police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to help make neighborhoods safer, police officials said. The evening will include free food, games, prizes, a K-9 demonstration and more. The event coincides with the city’s first Movie in the Park of the summer. “
MemorialCare Orange Coast Medical Center will offer a four-part series addressing vestibular issues, beginning Tuesday, July 31. “Fall Prevention and Balance Series: Is Dizziness Keeping You Down?” is the title of the series, which focuses on potential vestibular issues -- dizziness and balance disturbances. The first class is set for 3-4 p.m. at the Orange Coast Medical Center Health and Wellness Pavilion, 18035 Brookhurst St. Additional fall prevention and balance topics wi
The 10th annual James O. Harper Elementary School All Class Reunion will be held July 28 at Harper Park. The reunion, which starts at noon, is open to anyone who attended Harper School from 1963 to 1984, anyone who taught at Harper, or any parent who had children go to Harper. Those attending should bring a chair and food for themselves. Questions: Email Karen Quo at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Fountain Valley Friends of the Library will hold a bake sale fundraiser from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, July 14 at the library. Cookbooks, kitchen accessories and $1.50 rootbeer floats will be for sale. For more information, call (714) 402-6121.