Village Update: March 11, 2022

The Volusia County Positivity Rate was 4.3% for the week ending March 3.

 If you are experiencing any symptoms of illness, even those that you believe to be allergies, we ask that you quarantine yourself to your home. If you are not feeling well for any reason, contact the resident nurse at extension 1407.


Community Updates:

  • Daylight Saving time begins Sunday, March 13 at 2 a.m. Make sure to adjust your clocks ahead by one hour this weekend.
  • The Valencia Landing Pool is now open.
  • When visiting Valencia Landing for fitness classes, please refrain from entering the kitchens. We are currently preparing the kitchens for service.
  • Have you noticed the new crosswalks around the Village? When approaching crosswalks please be mindful of pedestrians, they have the right-of-way. When approaching a stop sign, make sure to make a complete stop.
  • JKVs new recycling company is no longer accepting any kind of glass due to lack of demand for recycled glass. Please place your glass containers in with your regular trash.
  • Effective April 11, the Corner Gift Shop will be transitioning from mixed cash and card sales to only charge card sales. This change will help streamline operations to enhance the duties of the Shop’s volunteers. Cards accepted will include American Express, Discover, MasterCard, and Visa. Whether you have a credit card, a debit card, or a prepaid card from one of these companies, all will be accepted at the Gift Shop. For those residents who may not have a charge card, local retailers sell prepaid cards with limits as low as $25. Just make sure the prepaid card is from one of the major card companies. Please bring your credit card, debit card, or prepaid card and take advantage of great buys at our Corner Gift Shop!


Events and Activities:

  • Starting March 15, pickleball times will be Tuesday mornings at 9:30 a.m. and Thursday evenings at 6:30 p.m.
  • Beginners Line Dancing class will begin on Wednesday, March 23 at 10 a.m. in the Barker Center. No experience is needed.
  • JKV Tennis Play for Seniors is looking for residents interested in playing round-robin-style games Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. Contact Lori Brakeman or dot Hosterman for more information.
  • A four-week Beginners Billiards Class will start on Tuesday, March 15 at 10:30 in the Billiards Room. The classes will be taught by current or past champions of JKV Billiards. Sign up on the portal.
  • Registration is open for the Masters’ Golf Tournament sponsored by the Employee Appreciation Fund Committee. The tournament tees off on Friday, April 1. Sign up on the portal or call ext. 1203 for a Tee-Time. You won’t want to miss the tournament or the Par-Tee at Valencia Landing following the final rounds on April 8.