Welcome to Ross Valley Village




Table for 8 – Monthly Luncheon 

Thursday, June 14, 12:00 p.m.    

Where: Insalata’s Restaurant, 120 Sir Francis Drake Blvd., San Anselmo

Come join us for lunch and conversation.  Special offer: Bring a friend whom you would like to be a member of Ross Valley Village and their lunch is paid for by our Village! 

Set price of $15.00, beverages to be paid by guest.  *Limited number, so please RSVP at 415-457-4633 or to info@marinvillages.org.   

 

Breakfast at Barefoot Cafe – Third Wednesdays

Wednesday, June 20, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Where: Barefoot Cafe, 1900 Sir Francis Drake Blvd., Fairfax

Join us for our monthly social hour over coffee and breakfast (you cover the cost) to make new friends and keep the old – bring your neighbor, friend, a family member or show up ala carte!  Last month we had 10 people.  A great start!  This is a joint event by Age Friendly Fairfax and Ross Valley Village. 

 

Village Social: Coffee at Farm House Local – Third Thursdays

Thursday, June 21, 10:00 a.m.   

Where: Farm House Local, 25 Ward St., Larkspur

Our coffee group is moving to Farm House Local, an award-winning, locally sourced, Americana themed restaurant.  Just show up and have a cup of coffee, pastry and some good conversation.  Park in main Village lot if driving!!     

 

Age Friendly Fairfax – Did you Forget to do Your Spring Cleaning? 

Friday, June 22, 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Where: Fairfax Library, 2097 Sir Francis Drake Blvd, Fairfax

Where did all my “stuff” come from and how do I go about letting things go?  Over time, our belongings can just pile up…Come hear from expert on how to de-clutter, as well as getting and staying organized!

 

What’s Happening Around the Villages:

 

Let’s Play Bocce Ball!

Friday, June 1, 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Where: Marin Bocce, 550 B St., San Rafael

Spring is here, and bocce ball is back!  Get ready for a fun afternoon with the Twin Cities Rollers, time to head back to the courts and let it roll!  Join us for snacks, beverages, and some outdoor fun! 

 

Silver Peso “Happy Hour Luncheon”    

Tuesday, June 12, 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Where: Silver Peso, 450 Magnolia Ave, Larkspur

Ever wondered “what’s really behind those doors?”  Come join us at the Silver Peso in downtown Larkspur and find out!  We will gather for cocktails, lunch, and maybe even a game of billiards for those that are interested.  Don’t miss this first “Happy Hour Luncheon.”  

 

What’s Happening Around Town

 

Larkspur Library Presents: Understanding Your Medicare       

Monday, June 4, 2018 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Where: Larkspur Library, 400 Magnolia Ave, Larkspur

How informed are you about the details of your Medicare benefits? Join us for a free and unbiased presentation brought to you by HICAP. You will learn about the following topics: Understand Details That Could Become an Issue When Portions of your Part A or B Claim is Denied Cost Saving Considerations Your Rights to Purchase a Medigap Supplemental Plan Question & Answer period.

Marin County Commission on Aging – Getting Around Marin 

Thursday, June 7, 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Where: San Geronimo Valley Community Center, 6350 Sir Frances Drake Blvd., San Geronimo

Marin Transit offers older adults and people with disabilities a variety of options for getting around without driving.  Whether you need to learn how to use the fixed route bus service or sign up for an alternative transportation service, we are here to help. 

 

Age Friendly Corte Madera: Nature, Play and Aging

Wednesday, June 20, 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Where: Central Marin Police, Community Room, 250 Doherty Drive, Larkspur

Professor Erik Rosegard, chair of Dept. of Recreation, Parks and Tourism at SF State University, will lead a lively discussion detailing the benefits of being active in nature.

Corte Madera Bingo

Thursdays – Ongoing, 9:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m

Where: Corte Madera Community Center, 498 Tamalpais Dr., Corte Madera

Join our group of active older adults for BINGO every. at the. You’re sure to have fun! Come and enjoy wonderful company, delicious treats like Lappert’s ice cream, and other great perks and surprises.  Once a month, representatives from local senior organizations will be on hand to answer questions regarding services they offer. Most guests will be on hand the second Thursday of each month. Topics will include things like how to prevent slip and falls, wheelchair and walker tune-ups and housing options. 

 

Lunch Club for Seniors

Thursdays - Ongoing, 11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.   

Where:  Corte Madera Recreation Center, 498 Tamalpais Dr., Corte Madera

Come have lunch with us! Every Thursday Good Earth Natural Foods prepares organic, well-balanced, hot lunch for adults. 60+. Enjoy a nice meal and conversation with friends! Every Thursday (Except Holidays) from 11:45-12:45 pm. Adults age 60+, $3.00 suggested donation. No older adult turned away for lack of funds. Reservations are required seven days in advance, call 415-457-4636.

 

Save the Date:

 

Marin Villages’ Annual Volunteer Appreciation Party!  

Sunday, September 23

Where: Jason’s Restaurant, 300 Drake’s Landing, Larkspur

Join us to celebrate the lifeblood of Marin Villages, our amazing volunteers.  We will get a chance to recognize the folks that make our grass movement possible.  More details on timing and program to come in the following weeks. Mark it on your calendar!