A quick Update this week to highlight events coming soon. Next week…The Viva Village Voice

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In this Update: Events in the next two weeks; Village talk; news from 2 sister Villages; cherry blossoms at the State Capitol; Viva Village contact information.
Tapestry of Hope - a Holocaust StoryTapestry of Hope
Thursday, April 6
2:00–3:00 pm

First United Methodist Church,
Wesley Room

12555 SW 4th Street, Beaverton 97005

Viva Village presents:

Debbie Montrose, daughter of Holocaust survivors.

In word and pictures, she shares her mother's odyssey from a Romanian village to Auschwitz-Birkenau, Bergen-Belson, and, finally, to Portland.

RSVP: or 503-746-5082
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Village 101 – An Information-Sharing Time
Neighbors Helping Neighbors Stay Neighbors
Saturday, April 8
10:00-11:30 am

Elsie Stuhr Center
5550 SW Hall Blvd.

Learn how Viva Village benefits you and our community by offering an affordable option for people who want to stay in the homes they love.

Find out about membership and ways to volunteer.

For information:
or call 503-746-5082
Village 101 presentations will be held at Elsie Stuhr Center on the 2nd Saturday of every month through July.

Join us, bring your friends!

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Dine Around Beaverton & BeyondErnesto's Restaurant

Wednesday, April 12, 2017
12:30–2:00 pm
Ernesto's Restaurant
8544 SW Apple Way
Portland OR 97225

Join in for a good meal and great conversation the 2nd Wednesday of every month.

RSVP: Frieda,
Seating limited to first 8 people to sign up.
More Events Later This Month:

NEW! Movie Discussion Group
  Thursday, April 20, 10:30 am –12:30 pm
  Private home in Triple Creek
  Discussing: I Am Not Your Negro, Hidden Figures, Moonlight
    (Choose at least one)
  RSVP:, or 971-400-9512

Viva Village Thursday Social Time
  Thursday, April 20, 6:00-8:00 pm
  Thai Apsara Restaurant, 11793 SW Beaverton-Hillsdale Hwy,
  RSVP:, or 503-746-5082

Men's Coffee Break
  Tuesday, April 25, 9:30–10:30 am
  Java Lounge, at Cornell and Dale

Hulda Klager Lilac Gardens Field Trip
  Friday, April 28, leaving Beaverton at 9:00 am
  Information: or 503-746-5082

… and save the date for this unique opportunity

Effective Healthcare Advocacy:
Tools to Skillfully Navigate the Healthcare System

  A presentation by Marcy Cottrell Houle,
      co-author of The Gift of Caring

  Saturday, May 6, 1:00–3:00 pm
  Valley Catholic Elementary School 
  RSVP: or 503-746-5082

Presented by the Beaverton Committee on Aging,
and Viva Village, River West Village, and Village Without Walls
Talking about Viva Village

Wondering how to describe Viva Village to friends, family, and acquaintances?

Watch this space for short phrases and sentences.

This week's suggestion:

"Viva Village is a community-based organization providing programs and services so Beaverton-area residents can live their lives in their own homes as long as they choose."
Two Portland-area Villages seeking part-time Office Managers
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Northeast Village–PDX

A unique opportunity to help NE Village PDX provide services for seniors who reside in 17 northeast Portland neighborhoods.

Just follow this link for more information and a complete job description.

Deadline for application materials:
Friday, April 7, 5:00 pm
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Eastside Village-PDX

Eastside Village is seeking an Office Manager to staff their office 20 hours a week.

For a complete job description and more information check here.

Contact JoAnn, at 503-449-5039, with any questions.

Closing Date is April 14 at 5:00 pm

Become part of Viva Village…welcome

Call 503-746-5082 to find out how to become a member and/or volunteer.

Or complete an online "Getting To Know You" form to let us know you're interested.
Cherry Blossoms
 — State Capitol State Park —

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Cherry Blossoms at the State Capitol

Photos courtesy of Yongkie Hurd
Thank you!
Monday –  Thursday
10:00 am – 4:00 pm


After hours, you may leave a voicemail message. Your call will be returned on the next Viva Village business day.
If your call is urgent, call the number provided.


4905 SW Griffith Drive, Suite 108
Beaverton OR 97005
Viva Village is a member of Villages NW nonprofit Hub & Spoke Network.
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