Resident Info

  • Emergency Preparedness
  • The Clubhouse
  • Clubs and Organizations
    Click club name for more information

    Men's GolfWomen's GolfBridge
    Men's Golf Club
    Men's Nine-Hole (Pinseekers)
    Women's 18-Hole Association
    Women's Nine-Hole (Swingers)
    Women's Par Three (Shonis)
    Bridge Club at The Villages
    Duplicate Bridge
    2nd & 4th Intermediate Bridge Group
    Amateur Astronomy Club
    Amateur Radio Club, The Villages
    Amateur Theatre, The Villages
    Arts & Crafts Association
    Bandini Patrol
    Bocce Club
    Brandeis National Committee Club
    Camera Club
    Catholic Group, St. Francis of Assisi
    Community Chapel, The Villages
    Crimson Charmers Red Hat
    Deer and Wildlife Club
    Democratic Club at The Villages
    Dippy Dolphins
    Dog Club, Villages
    Episcopal Group, Trinity Chapel at The Villages
    Evergreen Villages Foundation
    Fairweather Friends
    Flower Ladies Arranging Guild
    Folksters, The Villages
    Foothill Garden Club
    Friends of San Jose State
    Garden Club
    Genealogy Club
    German Club
    Global Village Community
    High Twelve
    Hiking Club
    Investors Resource Club, Villages
    Italian Club
    Jewish Group
    Korean ClubLibrary
    Macintosh Users Group, Villages
    Medical Auxiliary, Villages
    Mexican Trains Dominoes
    Music Society
    P.E.O. Club
    Pickle Ball Club
    Putting Club, Villages
    QuiltersReaders, Village
    Recreational Vehicle Club
    Republican Club
    Riding Club
    Scarlet Sirens, Villages
    Search the Scriptures
    Senior Academy for Education
    Senior Resource Services
    SIRs Branch 114
    SIRs Branch 38
    Table Tennis Group
    Tennis Club
    Ukulele Club, Villages
    Veterans Club, The Villages
  • Facilities & Amenities


    comcastThe Villages cable television service is provided by Comcast.

    The Villages programs two community access channels located at Channels 26 & 27.

    For information about Channels 26 & 27, please contact the Communications Department at (408) 223-4681.

    For all other channels, contact Comcast at 1-855-307-4896 with reception problems or other issues.

    Click here for a selection of tutorials about Comcast’s XFINITY services

    Ch 26

    Channel 26 is our community information channel, consisting of a rotating bulletin board for upcoming Villages events. Information is updated Monday through Friday.

    To promote your Board Recognized Organization’s event, please either fill out this on-line form; or download, print, and fill out this paper version and deliver it to the Community Resource Center in Building B.


    27 is the home for special prerecorded programming, including the monthly General Managers report.
    The current schedule of programs is:

    Community Centers/Clubhouses

    Cribari Center
    5000 Cribari Lane

    Located in Cribari Village on Cribari Lane, this is the cornerstone of community activity. The facility hosts a multiple use auditorium, several meeting rooms, dedicated card rooms, a boutique featuring resident hand crafted items, a contract post office, a community library, guest rooms and hobby rooms.

    • Auditorium – up to 300 for concerts and meetings (chairs only);
      up to 200 for parties and receptions

    • Conference Room – up to 60 for meetings

    • Sequoia Room/Redwood Room – up to 48 for parties or meetings

    • Patio Room – up to 30 for meetings

    • Forum – up to 12 for meetings

    Foothill Center
    8776 Village View Drive

    The center is located at the intersection of Fairway Drive, Village View Drive and Olive Grove Way. The facility hosts a pool, spa and social hall with kitchen. The social hall accommodates up to 100 people for dining or up to 125 people for meetings. There is a BBQ area off the main entrance to the facility. The social hall is equipped with a public address system and projection screen.

    Montgomery Center
    9999 Whener Way

    The center is located in Montgomery Village off of Montgomery Lane and Wehner Way The facility hosts a pool, spa, fitness center, dark room, and a social hall with kitchen. Off the kitchen there is an outdoor BBQ area. The social hall accommodates up to 50 people.

    Vineyard Center
    9100 Villages Fairway Drive

    The center is located at the intersection of Villages Parkway and Fairway Drive. The facility hosts a pool, spa and social hall with kitchen. The social hall accommodates up to 70 people and is equipped with a public address system and projection screen.

    Fast Lane


    The Fast Lane is the weekly (or more frequently) email communications to the residents of the Villages Golf and Country Club. It contains news and information about the events and meetings, as well as timely messages that effect the lives of all Villagers.

    Board recognized organizations may list their events in the fast lane by submitting their information through this link.

    To sign up for this service, please fill out the below form and our communications staff will add you to the Fast Lane distribution list.

    Fast Lane subscription request form:
    To help us identify your eligibility.
    Submit your request to join the Fast Lane

    Guest Rooms

    There are two Double rooms available,
    each with two queen-size beds
    There are two Single rooms available,
    each with one queen-size bed
    Double Room $96
    Single Room $85
    Residents may reserve one or more of the four rooms by calling: (408) 754-1336
    Guest Rooms are located in Cribari Center, above the library, and are not handicap accessible.
    Each room has a coffee pot, telephone, and television, hair-dryer and compact refrigerator
    All rooms are non-smoking
    No pets are allowed, except for service animals.

    Hiking Trails

    hiking trail map | lower trail map

    The Villages Golf and Country Club not only has glorious views of the surrounding hills, it actually owns 450 acres of them, all the way up to 2300-foot peaks, overlooking Mount Hamilton and its observatories. No wonder that early residents started to explore this wonderful natural area, using existing farm tracks. Over the years a network of over 10 miles of trails was developed, benches and picnic tables were placed in strategic locations and trail signs placed at all intersections. To accomplish all this, The Villages Hiking Club was formed and has flourished ever since.

    In time the Hiking Club members wanted to spread their wings and hike in various surrounding parks and Open Space areas. Thus a formal hiking schedule was developed with hikes on Wednesdays and Saturdays. These are published weekly in The Villager and are usually open to all Villagers. Hikes are classified by levels of difficulty, mainly distance and elevation difference. Our lowest difficulty hikes are accomplished by “Walkers” and are mostly on flat terrain and less than 5 miles long. “Rambler” hikes are 4-7 miles long with elevation differences less than 1000 feet. “Long Hikers” trek 6-10 miles with elevation differences over 1000 feet. Most weeks there is a hike for everybody. Special hikes include the Pinnacles National Monument, Big Basin, and other areas outside The Villages.  Exploration of The Villages’ hidden trails is also popular.  On the Saturday following Thanksgiving, the Hiking Club hosts a hike and potluck lunch.  On New Year’s Day members trek to the highest point of our hiking trails to celebrate the New Year with appropriate beverages and food.

    The Hiking Club is always looking for more members who are interested in the outdoors no matter what level of hiking is preferred.  This is a very social group that loves to gather for hikes, potluck dinners and other events.  Monthly meetings are held on the last Monday of each month (except May and December) when a speaker presents a slide show on topics of interest, such as mountain lions, hiking equipment, and interesting hiking areas.

    Click to view hiking trail map | lower trail map

    Pools and Spas

    Pool and Spa
    Foothill Center complex above Village OlivasApril 1 through
    October 31
    5 am to
    10 pm
    Pool and Spa
    Residential area off of Cribari Green in Cribari VillageApril 1 through
    October 31
    5 am to
    10 pm
    10 am to
    12 pm
    Pool and Spa
    Montgomery Center complex in Montgomery VillageApril 1 through
    October 31
    5 am to
    10 pm
    12 pm to
    2 pm
    Pool and Spa
    Vineyard Center complex located at the corner of Villages Parkway and Fairway Drives.Year round5 am to
    10 pm
    2 pm to
    4 pm
    *Children toilet trained to age 18

    Fitness Center

    A new fitness center was completed in May 2015 and is located in Cribari Center. The new state of the art fitness center is approximately 2800 square feet of usable space and is designed to serve the exercise and fitness needs of The Village Residents. A variety of cardiovascular equipment and weight machines are available. The equipment available for resident use is:

    6 TreadmillsUpright Stationary Bicycle5 Recumbent Bicycles
    Rowing MachinePec DeckAssorted Free Weights
    Stair Stepper5 Elliptical TrainersChest Press
    Lateral Pull DownVertical LiftAb Machine
    Leg PressSeated Leg CurlLeg Extension
    Bicep CurlAssist Dip ChinHip Abduction
    Hip AdductionTricep PressTorso Rotation
    Cable Motion Adjustable Pulley MachineUpper Body Cranking

    The Fitness Center is open from 5 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily, but is closed for cleaning between noon and 1 p.m.

    Only personal trainers contracted through The Villages are permitted to provide training services in the facility. Check with Building B for a list of trainers and costs.

    Before having your Villages ID card activated for Fitness Center access, residents must register in Bldg. B (Community Activities office). You will then be required to attend a one-hour equipment utilization class and sign a liability release. Your Villages ID card will then be activated to allow its’ use for entrance to the Fitness Center.

    Use of the Fitness Center is subject to Club Rule 1.19 as follows:

    • Guests are prohibited
    • Your ID Card may not be loaned to an unauthorized individual for use at the Fitness Center. Violation will be cause for suspension of use privileges.
    • Residents are required to use their ID card to enter. Tailgating is not allowed.
    • Residents use the equipment at their own risk
    • Wear appropriate gym shoes. Potentially unsafe footwear such as loose fitting sandals, shoes with leather soles and similar non-athletic shoes as well as bare feet are prohibited.
    • Bikes, elliptical and treadmills

    Sign-up sheet designates priority

    • Usage restricted to 25 minutes (unless no one is waiting)
    • Resistance equipment Is limited to 5 Minutes per machine (unless no one is waiting). Rest period between repetitions should be 2 minutes
    • After Using The Equipment Wipe Down All Handled Surfaces
    • Take And Receive Cell Phone Calls Outside The Center
    • Return Floor Mats Back To The Mat Racks
    • Be Respectful In Words And Actions To Other Users
    • If There Is A Problem Call Villages Public Safety At 1-408-223-4666
  • Gate Access

    You have three easy ways to clear your guests

    • Go to
    • Our community code is VGCC (select from the drop down list at the log-in screen)
    • Enter your user ID and password.
    • After you have logged-in you can personalize your user name and password
    Voice Mail

    Call 408-223-1308 and follow the automated instructions.


    Call the Public Safety Plaza at 408-223-4665 and give your name, house number, and the name of your guest(s).

    If you have questions or need help call:

    the Public Safety Administrative Office at 408-239-5246
    Monday – Friday 8:30 – 11:30 am & 1 – 4 pm

    After business hours or weekends you can call the Main Gate at 408-223-4665.

  • Golf
  • Governance
  • Management
  • Resident Events
    The Community Activities department coordinates the Master Calendar of events for The Villages Golf and Country Club. In addition to the website posting, the department posts a monthly calendar in the weekly Villager for Community Events as well as General Business Meetings for the Boards of Directors, their appointed committees, and management. Please contact the sponsoring organization for additional information regarding their event(s).

    Community Activities

    Community Activities
    The following listings are community activities held at The Villages. They are open to Villages residents and their guests, unless otherwise specified. For additional information please contact the sponsoring Villages organization.
    December 15Hiking Club Party5:30 p.m.Auditorium
    December 16Jewish Group Dinner5 p.m.Clubhouse
    December 17Band Concert
    Chapel Dinner
    RV Club Party
    2 p.m.
    5:30 p.m.
    6 p.m.
    Montgomery Center
    December 19Movie – Before Midnight
    SIR 38 Luncheon
    7 p.m.
    11 a.m.
    Vineyard Center

    Business Meetings

    Villages Business Meetings
    The following listings are meetings sponsored by the Boards of Directors, their appointed committees and management. They are open to Villages residents.
    December 15Villages Golf Committee
    Villages Golf Committee
    Club Board Town Hall Meeting
    8:30 a.m.
    9 a.m.
    1:30 p.m.
    Building A
    Foothill Center
    Foothill Center


    Clubhouse Events
    For any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us.
    Phone: (408) 223-4687
    December 15Private Event
    Montgomery Holiday Party
    Sunset, Oak, Fairway
    10:30a.m. to 1 p.m.
    5 p.m. to 10 p.m.
    December 16Olivas Holiday Brunch
    Jewish Group Chanukah
    Oak, Fairway
    11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
    December 17Private Event
    Community Chapel Christmas Dinner
    Oak, Fairway
    Oak, Fairway
    10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    5:30pm to 8 p.m.
    December 18NO EVENT
    December 19Sirs 38 Board Meeting
    Sirs 38 Luncheon
    Private Event
    Sunset, Oak, Fairway
    10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
    11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    5 p.m. to 10 p.m.
    December 20NO EVENT
    December 21Private Event
    Village Fairways Dinner
    5 p.m. to 10 p.m.
    5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
    December 22NO EVENT
    December 23Private EventFairway12 p.m. to 4 p.m.
    December 24NO EVENTS: Clubhouse & Bistro Closed at 2:00pm
    December 25Clubhouse & Bistro Will Be Closed: Merry Christmas!
    December 26Private Event Fairway Room12 p.m. to 3 p.m.
    December 27NO EVENT
    December 28NO EVENT
    December 29NO EVENT
    December 30NO EVENT
    December 31Clubhouse Closed for NYE Festivities (Reservation Only)

    Master Calendar

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  • Resident Services
  • Resource Files

    If you are having problems opening PDF files, you will need to install Adobe Acrobat:


    General ManagerM-F 8:30 am - 4:30 pm408-223-4634
    Accounting/FinanceM-F 8:30 am - 4:30 pm408-223-4639
    General Information/Community Resources/Building BM-F 8:30 am - 4:30 pm408-754-1336
    Resident fax #$1.00 per page408-274-2843 (fax)
    Clubhouse Events408-223-4688
    ClubhouseT-F: 11:20 am - 2 pm
        & 5:30 pm - 8 pm
    Sat: 8 am - 2 pm
        & 5:30 pm - 8 pm
    Sun: 8 am - 2 pm
        & 5:30 pm - 8 pm
    Mon: Closed
    408-223-4652 (fax)
    Bistro & BarMon-Sun: 7 am - 9 pm408-223-4687
    Public Safety Plaza Gate24-hour408-223-4665
    Public Safety AdministrationMon-Fri: 8:30 - 11:30 am
               & 1 - 4 pm
    Maintenance ServicesMon-Fri: 8am-4:30pm408-223-4670
    Architectural CommitteeMon-Fri: 8am-4:30pm408-754-1344
    Comcast Cable855-307-4896
    Community Standards Administrator408-754-1353
    Community ActivitiesM-F 8:30 am - 4:30 pm408-223-4643
    Golf Course Superintendent408-223-4683
    Golf Course Hot Line408-223-4663
    Pro Shop408-274-3220
    Villager: Editorial and
    Classified Advertising
    M-F 8:30 am - 4:30 pm408-223-4655 or
    408-223-4656 or
    408-274-2843 (fax)
    Villager: Display AdvertisingM-F 8:30 am - 4:30 pm408-223-4657
    Villager: Missed DeliveryCall after 11:30 am on Friday408-223-4655
    Communications CoordinatorM-F 8:30 am - 4:30 pm408-223-4681


    Click document name to view. Links with pdf or ppt can be downloaded by right-clicking the link.
    Club BoardAssociation BoardHomeowners Board
    Club Rules
    Schedule of Fees and Charges

    Operating & Reserve Budget 2017-2018 (pdf)

    Operating & Reserve Budget 2016-2017 (pdf)
    Budget Pres.: 2009-2010 (ppt)
    Operating & Reserve Budget 2015-2016 (pdf)
    3-Year Strategic Plan (pdf)
    Association Rules
    Budget Pres.: 2017-2018 (pdf)

    Budget Pres.: 2016-2017 (pdf)
    Budget Pres.: 2015-2016 (pdf)
    Budget Pres.: 2009-2010 (ppt)
    Goals & Objectives Pres. (ppt)
    2016/2017 Homeowners Corp Budget Presentation (pdf)
    A - B - CD - E - FG - H - I
    Architectural Committee
    Architectural Committee Rules
    Audit Report FY 2016/17 (pdf)
    Audit Report FY 2015/16 (pdf)
    Audit Report FY 2014/15 (pdf)
    Audit Report FY 2013/14 (pdf)
    Capital Project Improvement Plan (pdf)
    Capital Project Improvement Plan (ppt)
    Clubhouse-Bistro Efficiencies (Sept 2017) (pdf)
    Clubhouse-Bistro Efficiencies Floor Plans (pdf)
    Fire Fuels Management Assoc. 2015 UPDATE (pdf)
    Fire Fuels Management Home. 2015 UPDATE (pdf)

    EPC Organization (ppt)
    Facility Use Information (pdf)
    Financial Statements
    Fire Fuels Management Pres. 2008 (pdf)
    Fire Safety Pres. (pdf)
    Food & Beverage Pres. 5/8/17 (pdf)
    Garbage & Recycling
    Injury & Illness Plan
    Insurance Coverage (pdf)
    J - K - LM - N - OP - Q - R
    Job Opportunities
    Landscape Consultant Report (pdf)
    Map of the Villages (pdf)
    New Resident Orientation 2018 (pdf)
    Recycling Guide (pdf)
    S - T - UV - W - XY - Z
    Town Hall Meeting 20 Apr, 2016 (pdf) | (ppt)
    Solar Initiative Pres. (pdf)
    Town Hall Meeting 2009 (ppt)
    TruGreens Irrigation Reduction Plan 2010 (pdf)
    Villages Informational Pres. (ppt)
    Water Usage Update 2010 (pdf)



    The following links will direct you to either the video or a collection of videos hosted on Vimeo.

    A - B - CD - E - FG - H - I
    Attorney Report
    Avoiding Senior Scams
    Best of the Bay
    Candidates Nights
    Community Meeting 10/2010
    Community Wide Budget 2011-2012
    Deer Meeting
    Fitness Center
    General Manager's Reports
    J - K - LM - N - O
    P - Q - R
    Mayoral Candidates Debate
    Open House May 1, 2010
    S - T - UV - W - X
    Y - Z
    Town Hall MeetingsVillages Aerial Views
    Villages Golf
    Villages Promo


    Click image to view, right-click to download.
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