Victoria Gardens
Victoria Gardens Newsletter                        7/16/14
Café Corner
DINNER SPECIALS

LUNCH MENU - CLICK HERE

To make reservations, please call 386.785.2700 and press 1 for the Resident Services Desk.

House Charging Accounts available at the Gardens Café!
Residents of the Gardens are able to add money to a personal house account that they can use in the restaurant for lunch, dinner and beverages.  Please call (386) 785-2700, option 1 or stop by our Resident Services desk for more information or to create your account.
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Save the Date!
July 16     Wine Social
July 19     Front Porch
               Nature: Our
               Florida Frogs
July 24     Daytona Cubs v.
               St. Lucie Mets
July 25     An Evening in
               Venice Dinner
July 29     Fantasy Football
               Interest Meeting
Aug 02     Saturday Brunch
Aug 03     Sundae Sunday
Aug 04     Cooking
               Demonstration
Aug 06     Community
               Wide Mix-N-
               Mingle
Aug 07     Trivia - Magnolia
               Ballroom
Aug 10     Cookout with                 Mr. Breeze
Aug 11     Soup & Salad in
               the Café
Aug 13     VG Advisory
               Committee
               Quarterly
               Meeting
Aug 14    Happy Hour with
              Entertainment
Aug 13    Genealogy Club
              Meeting
Aug 20    Wine Social
Aug 21    Trivia in the
              Café
Calendars
Committee Meetings

COFFEE WITH THE MANAGER AND THE ADVISORY COMMITTEE
Friday, July 25
9:30 a.m. | Cafe

THE VICTORIA GARDENS ADVISORY COMMITTEE meets quarterly.
Next Meeting:
Wednesday, August 13
4 p.m.

THE ARCHITECTURAL REVIEW ADVISORY COMMITTEE meets the 3rd Thursday of every month at 3 p.m. in the Arts and Crafts Room. REMINDER: All applications for architectural review must be submitted no later than one week prior to the meeting.
Hours of Operation

Clubhouse
MON     9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
TUES    9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
WED     9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
THURS  9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
FRI       9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
SAT     10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
SUN     10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Café Summer Hours
MON-SUN   Lunch and Bar
             11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

WED       Dinner
              5 to 8 p.m.

FRI         Dinner
              5 to 8 p.m.

Café Happy Hour
MON & TUES   2 to 5 p.m.
WED               2 to 6 p.m.
THURS            2 to 5 p.m.
FRI                 2 to 6 p.m.
SAT & SUN      2 to 5 p.m. 

2nd THURSDAY OF MONTH
$8 appetizers & entertainment from
4 to 6 p.m.
(Tax and gratuity not included.)

Please note that Café hours may vary because of special events in the Clubhouse.

FITNESS CENTER   
Daily     5 a.m. to 9 p.m.

POOL/SPA   
Daily     Dawn to Dusk

Contacts

THE CLUB AT
VICTORIA GARDENS
1001 Garden Club Drive
DeLand, Fl 32724
Phone 386.785.2700
Fax 386.734.9048
COMMUNITY
MANAGEMENT OFFICE
Open Daily 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Closed 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
386.738.2112
(Also use for after-hours emergencies.)

EVERGREEN
CUSTOMER SERVICE

877.221.6919

Victoria Hills
Golf Club




Mulligan's Pastabilities Dinner - Every 1st & 3rd Tuesday!

Golf Clinic Information
Click here for info!

Wine Social: July 16
Join us from 4-6 p.m. on the third Wednesday of every month for a Wine Social!  $5 per person includes two classes of wine, appetizers, tax and gratuity!  Call the Resident Services Desk at (386) 785-2700, option 1 for more information!
New Time: H2O Fitness on Wednesdays
Please note that starting July 23, H20 Fitness with Cindy on Wednesdays will be held 8:30-9:30 a.m.
An Evening In Venice - Gourmet Dining Event

Friday, July 25
6-8 p.m. in the Magnolia Ballroom

$26 per person including tax and gratuity -
includes two beer or wine beverages per person and a drink station!

Buffet Menu:
Tummala
Pollo all'Arancia
Spaghetti alla Siracusana
Eggplant Parmesan
Farsumagru
Salad Bar
Soup Station
Gourmet Pasta Station
Assorted Breads
Dessert Station

Come join your friends and neighbors for an authentic gourmet buffet dinner and music with "An evening in Venice" picture opportunity.  Purchase your tickets in advance at the Resident Services Desk BY JULY 18 or call (386) 785-2700, option 1 for more information.

Updated Pickleball Schedule
Schedule of Play:

Women Only
Tues: 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Men Only
Thurs: 8-10 a.m.

Mixed Play
Mon, Wed & Fri: 8-10 a.m.
Mon, Thurs & Sun: 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Free Lessons
Wed: 9-10 a.m.
Thurs: 7-8 p.m.

A limited number of pickleballs and paddles are available for use at the courts.

Gardens Club & Group Info
Victoria Gardens Clubs & Groups
View a complete listing of Clubs & Groups at Victoria Gardens on our website by clicking here.
ROCK WITH NATURE - FRONT PORCH AT THE CLUBHOUSE - OUR FLORIDA FROGS
Saturday, July 19
10 a.m.

Come and learn about frogs and toads that live with us in our community (usually behind our shutters)! We will listen to calls they make while looking at the live specimens that John has collected.  Join us on the front porch of the Clubhouse - during the hot and humid summers we sit and rock to nature on our rocking chairs at the Clubhouse instead of walking our trails.  Please sign up in the activities book.
FANTASY FOOTBALL INTEREST MEETING
Tuesday, July 29
5-5:30 p.m.
Gardens Clubhouse Small Conference Room

Please join us if you're interested in playing Fantasy Football this upcoming season!
There will no MAHJONG TEACHING CLASSES in July and August. The free teaching classes will resume in September. Please contact Anita at 386.218.6652 or Evelyn at 386.785.1232 if you need more information.

MAHJONG OPEN PLAY is held every Tuesday at 1 p.m. in the Multipurpose room throughout the summer.
WOMEN'S CLUB OUTREACH PROJECT: The VG Women's Club is putting together 50 toiletry gift bags for women and men to be donated via The Good Samaritan Clinic in DeLand. Please help them reach this worthy goal by donating:

    Toothpaste & Toothbrushes
    Men's & Women's Deodorant
    Travel / Pocket Sized Tissue Packs
    Face Cloths
    Combs
    Inexpensive jewelry

A box will be available in the craft room for your donations. Thank you.
Victoria Park Community Council Events
Daytona Cubs v.  
St. Lucie Mets
Thursday, July 24
Dustin's Picnic Porch: 5:30 -7:30 p.m.
Game Time: 7:05 p.m.
$17/per person

Price includes ticket to the game & all you can eat, hot dogs, hamburgers, Dustin's Pulled Pork, baked beans, potato salad, green salad, peanuts, soda & iced tea.

Make your reservations for the night by phoning 386-738-2112. All residents can pick up their tickets the week of July 21 at the Community Management Office. There will be a reserved section for Victoria Park residents. Sponsored by Victoria Park Community Council *There will be no refunds. In case of inclement weather, ticket may be used for future Cubs game.

  Mix-N-Mingle | Wed., August 6
  5:30-7:30 p.m. | Trails Amenity Center
  $10 per person

Victoria Park and Victoria Gardens residents are invited to a MIX-N-MINGLE hosted by the Singles. Relax around the pool deck of the Victoria Trails Amenity Center while enjoying live entertainment by Kool Vibes. Hors d'oeuvres, and two drink tickets for beer, wine or non-alcoholic beverages included. $10 per person. Please call 386-738-2112 to make your reservation.

 
JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS VS. MIAMI DOLPHINS!  
Sunday, October 26
Depart at 9 a.m.
$85 per person

Includes game ticket in the 200 level, tailgating lunch and chartered bus transportation. Game time is 1 p.m. Bus will depart from the Community Management Office at 9 a.m. 48 seats available. Call 386.738.2112 to reserve your seat!