Next General OCA meeting info:

Our first meeting this season will be this Saturday, November 11th at 9:30am




*Coffee and Conversation Series, Ozello Style:
The season’s first Coffee & Conversation will be at 7pm
on Tuesday October 17th at the OCA.
The speaker will be Local resident Sue Broadwell; and Susie will be telling us
what it is like being an amputee living in Ozello.

She has been very active with the Amputee Coalition of America and has been involved in organizing
a community yard sale at Backwater Fins taking place on Saturday Oct 21st.

There will be other fundraiser events on that day, including a silent auction of goods and services
donated by friends and local businesses.

Please call Sue at 352-564-0447 if you want information on setting up a yard sale table.
She is also looking for good used donated items to be sold at the coalition booth and new items for the silent auction.

Those items can be brought to the OCA meeting on Saturday Oct 14th or to the Coffee & Conversation evening.


*Book Club
The  book cub meeting on October 2 is cancelled.
We will convene at a later time.  Thanks.

*The OCA Book Club will be reading:
Last Days of Night by Graham Moore.

They also plan a trip to Fort Myers to visit the Thomas Edison and
Henry Ford Estate. Used books can be purchased on Amazon for about $7.00 .
For more information about Last Days of
Night visit web link https://mrgrahammoore.com/books/the-last-days-of-night/
Should be a fun trip in the fall.
*For information call Jane Vandenbergh at 352-563-6590


*Movie Nights
Stay tuned for more info…

Movie is free to members and friends accompanied by members.
Refreshments will be available for purchase.
*For information call Clarke Moore at 352-563-5405


*Ladies Who Lunch
To get on the list please call Please call Marj Christiansen
at 352 228-4781 to get on the list.


*Garden Club
In keeping with what was done last season, leadership role will rotate
each meeting month to whomever volunteers to host (or co-host) the
meeting.  Meeting could be held at the host (hosts) home, at the OCA
Clubhouse, or if preferred, the host(s) could plan a field trip in lieu
of a meeting. I have listed meeting months below.

          October –

          November –

          December – No Garden Club Meeting

          January –

          February –

          March –

          April –

It will also be up to the host(s) to decide a date and time for their meeting.

 Please call or email me if you would like to volunteer to host any of
the above meetings.  I will continue to act as point person for now.
Thanks, Doris

If you want your name on or off the Garden Club e-mail list
please call Doris Durant for more info at 352-563-6095


*Brazilian Pepper
Barbara Jean Wilson has once again petitioned the county
to pick up Brazilian pepper tree branches on Hideaway.
There is a sign where you may deposit the branches –
PLEASE, ONLY Brazilian Pepper.

The county will pick them up later, for disposal.
Thank you Barbara Jean for this valuable service!!

*Ozello Arts, Crafts and Blue Crab Festival

NOVEMBER 25th, 2017  9am to 4pm
Anyone wanting to volunteer or who wants a booth
can contact either Abi Morrison 352-210-8323
or Kathy Blondell 904-613-5474.


 *OCA Soup-er Tuesday – Start in January!

(Souper Tuesday’s are on the last Tuesday of the Month)

***Please call Marty to sign up for soup, bread rolls and dessert
phone# 352-795-0926
(Table decorating contest is still on)
Free to OCA Members           Soup Nights 5:30pm at OCA

*January 30th
*February 27th
*March 27th
We will start back next January, see you then!

(Dates may change,
if so updates will be here