Recreation Facilities at FVB


The Putting Green

There is a 9-hole putting green at the north side of the main buildings. Clubs are available, there is no charge, and residents are free to use it at any time.



The Swimming Pool

The pool is available free to residents and their guests 24/7 (except from 12:30pm to 2pm when the pool is cleaned). Guests using the pool must be accompanied by a resident at all times. There is also a hot tub spa in the pool area.





The Wii Machines

There are 2 Wii available free for residents use. Reservations for a machine should be made with the Activities staff in advance of its use. Instructions for use of the machines are also provided by the Activities staff.













A dart board and sets of darts are available free to residents 24/7. Residents have formed teams and hold tournaments.


The Card Room

A card room is available 24/7 where residents play Poker, Bridge, Mahjong, Scrabble and Chess.


The Atrium

The Atrium is the main public space open 24/7 to residents for meeting, socializing, playing chess, doing jigsaw puzzles, and enjoying the piano music that's sometimes played by residents. Free coffee, tea, and water are available weekdays until about 4 pm at the hydration station.



The Auditorium

The fourth floor auditorium is used for monthly Village Meetings, showing movies using a high definition projector and sound system, lectures, live entertainment and other events.  A remote-controlled theatrical lighting system is also available for use.




The Bocce Courts

There are 2 bocce courts in the Village Green area. Yearly bocce tournaments are held here.




The Billiards Room



Ping Pong



The Library

The library is stocked with fiction, biography, history, etc., and some periodicals. Open 24/7.









The Computer Room

Three modern desktop systems, together with a printer and scanning capability, large screen monitors, and internet access are available free to residents 24/7. The machines can be used for games, Skype, Internet browsing, email, Office applications, Photoshop, and other purposes.



 The Exercise Facility

 The exercise area is open 24/7 at no cost to residents.




The Wood Shop

A well - equipped wood shop is available to residents 24/7 for a one-time fee of $25 for a key to the shop. It is used for recreational purposes such as wood carving and making decorative wood bowls, and for the repair of furniture, lamps, and household goods. Of course, it's also used for making bookshelves, cabinets, and other furniture.