Frequently Asked Questions

Here are the most frequently asked questions concerning SVOG. If you have a question that is not covered here please email it to us using the Contact form.

All SVOG meetings are open to the public. This includes the Board of Directors and Operational Officers meetings.

The regular monthly meetings of SVOG are held on the second Thursday of each month.

The regular monthly meetings of the Operational Officers as well as the semi-annual meeting of the Board of Directors are held on the third Thursday of each month.

From time to time SVOG may hold special meetings or events. These events will most likely be held on a day different from the regular meetings. The correct date for such events will be included in the email announcement for the event as well as be part of the event description posted to the Calendar.

In addition, holidays and outside events and activities may conflict with the meetings of the Operational Officers and/or the Board of Directors. In such cases the date of these meeting may be moved at the discretion of the Board of Directors. When such a situation occurs the change will be noted as part of the event description posted to the Calendar.

The regular monthly meetings of SVOG are held at the Sunnyvale Elks Lodge, 375 North Pastoria Avenue, Sunnyvale, CA.

The regular monthly meetings of the Operational Officers as well as the semi-annual meeting of the Board of Directors are held at Panera Bread Sunnyvale, 118 E El Camino Real, Sunnyvale, CA

From time to time SVOG may hold special meetings or events. These events may be held at a location different from the Elks Lodge. The correct location for such events will be included in the email announcement for the event as well as be part of the event description posted to the Calendar.

SVOG does not have memberships, per se. All regular meetings are free and open to the public. We do ask a $10.00 donation at our regular meetings to help defray the cost of renting the meeting facility.

Note -- special meetings and events may require a different amount be paid to participate.