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June Newsletter

Concerts on the Green

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Enjoy an evening filled with music, food and fun on Friday, June 7 and Friday, July 19 from 6 to 8 pm on the Village Green, 24932 Veterans Way. Both concerts will feature free bounce houses for kids along with gourmet food trucks and beer and wine for purchase. Concertgoers can bring low-back chairs and blankets to enjoy the show but should leave their pets at home.

On Friday, June 7, the band Family Style will get you on your feet and dancing under the stars. The OC-based band has been playing blues, soul and rock and roll at local venues for more than 27 years. This concert will feature a Business Expo hosted by the Mission Viejo Chamber of Commerce. Connecting local businesses with the community, the Business Expo is from 4 to 7 pm with the concert beginning at 6 pm. VIP table seating for 10 people is also available for purchase online at cityofmissionviejo.org/register.

Friday, July 19 will feature Yachty by Nature, a fun six-piece band playing the finest groovy soft yacht rock tunes from the late 70s and early 80s. VIP table seating for 10 people is also available for purchase online at cityofmissionviejo.org/register.

Thank you to our event sponsors: Cityside Fiber, Providence Mission Hospital, Aetna Medicare Solutions, Acai Republic, Advanced Orthodontic, Orange County’s Credit Union, and Renewal by Anderson Windows and Doors. For more information, call 949-470-3062.

 

Mission Viejo Sports Summer Camps are a slam dunk

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Keep your kids active while having fun outside by expanding their skills or trying something new. The following sports camps have something for everyone. To view a full list of summer camps or to register, visit cityofmissionviejo.org/register.

Skyhawks Mini-Hawk Camp

For ages 4-6, this camp was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. Soccer, baseball, and basketball are taught in a safe, structured environment filled with encouragement and fun. Camp takes place the week of July 22. Cost is $199.

Skyhawks Volleyball Camp

For ages 7-12, this camp will teach the aspects of volleyball through drills and exercises that focus on bumping, setting, spiking, hitting, and serving. Camp takes place the week of June 17, July 1, July 22 and August 5. Cost is $199.

Skyhawks Basketball Camp

For ages 7-12, this camp is designed for beginning to intermediate players and will teach passing, shooting, ball handling, rebounding and defense through skill-based instruction and games. Camp takes place the week of June 10, July 8 and August 5. Cost is $199.

Skyhawks Multi-Sport and Bricks 4 Kidz Engineering

For ages 6-12, in this full-day camp, learn basketball, soccer and football in the morning. Then in the afternoon, explore LEGO technic bricks, motors, gears, and axels to create dynamic vehicles, machines and more. Camp takes place the week of June 24 and July 15. Cost is $419.

 

Father's Day Music on the Deck

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Recreation members of all ages can enjoy live music on The Deck at Montanoso on Sunday, June 16 from 1 to 4 pm.

Jabe Amato is a one-man band who plays multiple genres including classic rock, ‘80s and ‘90s.

Friends and guests may also attend by purchasing a day guest pass. Adult (14 and older) guest passes are $8 and child (3 months to 13 years) guest passes are $4.

The Montanoso Recreation and Fitness Center is located at 25800 Montanoso Drive. For more information, contact fitness@cityofmissionviejo.org.
 

 

You're invited to Sierra and Montanoso Recreation and Fitness Centers

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See what the Montanoso and Sierra Recreation Centers have to offer during their Open Houses on Saturday, June 22. The event is free to attend and open to the public.

At the Open House you'll have the chance to tour the beautiful facilities, cool off during recreation swim, learn about programs and participate in fitness class demos.

Sierra’s Open House is from 11 am to 3 pm. Sierra Recreation and Fitness Center is located at 26887 Recodo Lane.

Montanoso’s Open House is from 3 to 7 pm. The Montanoso Recreation and Fitness Center is located at 25800 Montanoso Drive. For more information, contact fitness@cityofmissionviejo.org.

 

Junior Lifeguards return to Sierra this July

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Registration is now open for the City of Mission Viejo’s Junior Lifeguard Course. Join the Junior Lifeguard team this summer at the Sierra Recreation Center, Monday through Friday, from 9 am to 3:30 pm the week of July 15. In this five-day non-certification course, taught by our certified lifeguard instructor, participants will build a foundation of knowledge and skills for future lifeguard employment. The course focuses on water safety, drowning prevention, and skills for helping others in the water. The Sierra Recreation Center is located at 26887 Recodo Lane.

 

Cardboard Boat Derby returns August 24

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Join us for the return of our traditional summer Cardboard Boat Derby at the Sierra Recreation and Fitness Center. Have fun building and racing on Saturday, August 24, from 2 to 6 pm. Families and friends can pair up in two divisions, allowing a single rider to navigate their boat across the pool. Each team will be given two pieces of cardboard, a roll of duct tape, a utility knife and one hour to build their boat. Registration is now open for ages 6-10 builders and 11 and older builders. The Sierra Recreation and Fitness Center is located at 26887 Recodo Lane.

 

Now hiring Lifeguards and Community Service Leaders

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The City of Mission Viejo is hiring community service leaders and lifeguards for the Montanoso and Sierra Recreation and Fitness Centers. Enjoy a rewarding year-round job with a fun and friendly staff.

If you are looking to work year-round with flexible schedules for school or for a fun retirement job, we want you! Apply today at cityofmissionviejo.org/jobs.
 

 

Boots, Beer and BBQ

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Join the Mission Viejo Community Foundation and the Marines and Sailors Adoption Committee from 4 to 7 pm for Boots, Beer and BBQ benefiting the Headquarters Battalion of the 1st Marine Division. Boot scootin’ and two steppin’ takes place July 21 the Norman P. Murray Community Center. The event includes a live DJ, line dancing lessons and a catered dinner from Outback Steakhouse (beer, wine and soda will be available for purchase). This popular event sells out quickly every year, so purchase your tickets today for only $30. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit MVCommunityFoundation.org or stop by the Norman P. Murray Community Center, 24932 Veterans Way.