The city and the Chamber of Commerce invite residents to a “business roundtable” April 3 at the Fountain Valley Recreation Center. In their effort to update the city’s General Plan, city officials are interested in gathering perceptions on the strengths and challenges of operating in Fountain Valley. The roundtable is set for 9-11 a.m. A light breakfast will be provided. The Recreation Center is at 16400 Brookhurst St. You can RSVP through Eventbrite at www.eventbrite.com an
The city’s annual Easter Egg Hunt is set for 8:30-11:30 a.m. Saturday, April 20 at the Fountain Valley Sports Park. The free event features carnival games, crafts, egg hunts and more. Egg hunts will run continuously for ages 11 and under from 8:30-11 a.m. Parents are encouraged to remain out of the hunt areas so children can enjoy their own goodies. Remember to bring your own basket or sack for eggs and treats. The Kiwanis Club of Fountain Valley will provide a pancake break
OC Parks invites children and families to learn all about Monarch butterflies and their natural habitat during the 10th annual Monarch Butterfly Day on May 25 at Mile Square Regional Park. Monarch Butterfly Day was originally scheduled for Feb. 2 but was postponed because of bad weather. Activities will include interpretive presentations, children's crafts, face painting and a balloon artist. The event is recommended for ages 4 to 12. Monarch Butterfly Day is set for 10 a.m.
The Fountain Valley Rotary Club will host its third annual “Bowl a Strike for Students” bowling tournament on Saturday, April 27 at Fountain Bowl. Proceeds from the event benefit the Fountain Valley School District and its literacy program, and Fountain Valley, Los Amigos and Valley Vista high schools. The tournament also benefits the Rotary Club’s annual Every Student Succeeding program and annual Teachers Recognition Breakfast. Additionally, the tournament will benefit Roby
This year’s Taste of Fountain Valley, a fundraiser for the Fountain Valley Schools Foundation, is set for 5:30-9 p.m. Saturday, April 6 at Los Caballeros Sports Village. The 2019 Taste of Fountain Valley will feature more than 40 restaurants, eateries, caterers, patisseries, bakeries and specialty foods from Fountain Valley and nearby cities. The evening event will also feature the region’s wineries, breweries and live musical entertainment. All proceeds go to support the Fou
The Fountain Valley Community Foundation’s next Texas Hold ‘Em Poker Tournament is set for Saturday, March 23 at the Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center. This is a charity tournament with your registration fee going directly to the nonprofit you designate. Participants can register online for $25 at fvcommunityfoundation.org, or in person the night of the tournament for $30 starting at 5:15 p.m. The first hand is dealt at 6 p.m. It’s a fun evening that incl