Summer Picnic July 23!
Viva Village Update, ed. 15
View this email in your browser
Note: Beginning with this issue, the Update returns to a weekly schedule, but will alternate content. This week's Update focuses on Events. Next week's will report on Village Happenings.

In this Update: Family & Friends Picnic, Dine Around Beaverton & Beyond, General Meetings, and more …
Summer Fun!

Viva Village Family & Friends Picnic

July 23, 11:30 am–1:30 pmViva Village picnic  
Barsotti Park
16610 SW Blanton
Beaverton 97078

Gather your family and friends and come enjoy this great summer event!

Bring your grandchildren! There will be games for the kids, plus a playground and plenty of room to play!

Viva Village picnic 2

Bring your own drinks and your favorite picnic food with enough to share (and briquettes if you want to grill something). Water and ice will be provided. 

The picnic tables are in a covered area.
Barsotti Park is the recently opened park that was once the Barsotti homestead where Rae grew up.

Recent Event

nature walkNature Walk: 
Bethany Lake Park
Rock Creek Trail

A perfect combination of beautiful weather, great companions, and a choice of walking speeds!
Events Coming Soon

Village 101 PresentationVV logo
Monday, July 11
7:00–8:30 p.m.

Come learn how a Village can benefit you,
and how you can benefit others in your neighborhood.
In a private home near West Union and Bethany Blvd.
RSVP to reserve your place: or 503-312-7675
Dine Around Beaverton & BeyondSeasons and Regions

Wednesday, July 13, 11:30-1:00
Seasons and Regions Restaurant

RSVP: Frieda,

Seating limited to first 8 people to sign up.
Seasons Regions Restaurant
Viva Village Book Clubbook graphic
Tuesday, July 19
6:30–8:30 p.m.

The Gift of Caring: Saving Our Parents from the Perils of Modern Healthcare,
by Marcy Cottrell Houle, MS and Elizabeth Eckstrom, MD MPH

"Honest, at times humorous, and ultimately uplifting, The Gift of Caring sheds new light on aging from twin perspectives: a story of a daughter desperately seeking help for the parents she loves, and a geriatrician who gives us the knowledge we need to insist upon a better way."

RSVP: VivaVillageBookClub@gmail.comor call 503-644-7417.

— - — - — -— - — - — - — - — 

Giovanni'sThursday Social Time
Thursday, July 21, 6:00–8:00 p.m.
Giovanni’s Restaurant

12390 SW Broadway, Beaverton
At the corner of Broadway and Hall
or 503-644-7417

— - — - — -— - — - — - — - — 

Men's Coffee Breakcoffee cup
Tuesday, July 26
9:30–10:30 a.m.

Java Lounge is at the corner of NW Cornell and Dale Ave. There is a parking lot in back (turn right on Dale from Cornell). A ramp for wheelchairs leads up from the parking lot. Lots of room to park on Cornell as well.
For more information: contact Ross Miller, 503-713-3563
Planning Ahead:

Viva Village General Meeting
VV general meeting
Save these two dates:

Saturday, August 13
Saturday, September 10

10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Beaverton City Library

Cathy Stanton Conference Room

Viva Village is gaining momentum.
Find out how you can help Viva Village get ready for Launch!

See you there!

Stay Current:

Our website is an excellent source of Village information.

Contact members of the Governing Council anytime at,
or call 503-644-7417.

Yongkie's quest for all things beautiful continues.
Thank you, Yongkie, for sharing your experience at the Lavender Daze!

Click the image to enjoy more.

Lavender Daze
Viva Village is a member of Villages NW nonprofit Hub & Spoke Network.
Copyright © 2016 Viva Village, All rights reserved.

Want to change how you receive these emails?
You can update your preferences or unsubscribe from this list

Email Marketing Powered by MailChimp