Cocoa Crew Review

A Compendium of Cocoa Crew's Congenial Carousing

Where It All Started

Tuesday Feb 28 – – – National Bachelor’s Day

Hello CREW…                                                      02-26-17

Next   HAPPY HOUR CREW event

 5:00 PM   Wednesday  March 1, 2017          

          Ashley’s  Restaurant

                1609  Highway 1    Rockledge, Fl   636-6430

                  http://www.ashleysofrockledge.com/Menu

       March – 2017    CHS  Alumni    Birthdays

    2  Roy Tharpe   3  Sandy Baker   10  Sandy Jenkins

10  Dan Shoemaker   14  Jack Young   22  Ruth Bryant

       27  John Dean   28  Joyce Spell    32  Darth Vader

Tuesday Feb 28   – – –   National Bachelor’s Day   

                Celebrated on the last day of February.

Traditional day allowing women to initiate dances

   and propose Honeymoons,  oops!  marriages.

      1 in 5     Currently have never been married.

                       1 in 10   Back in the 60’s.  hummm?

March 1st is    National Peanut Butter Day!

                   Who doesn’t luv a  PB & J sandwich?

        Choosy Mothers Choose Jif, and so do Indians!

Reminder:  Daytona    500  2 PM  Today  FOX TV 

Take time to visit:       www.CocoaCrew.com  

     Managed by  Conrad Koch  CHS’59  to see how

    much fun CHS Classmates have on Wednesdays.

        AND   www.TigerTopics.com     Managed by

           Lois Atkinson CHS’59  for latest CHS info.

The people who are crazy enough to think they can

  change the world are the ones who do.  – Steve Jobs

Sent from my I-teepee, ahhh  glass of Kool-Aide and a PB & J  😉 

 

If everything seems to be under control … you’re just not going fast enough! – Mario Andretti

Hello CREW…                                                          02-23-17

El Tucan – a huge FIESTA  for  22  CHS Alumni & Friends

1212 Judy Denny, Mary Laycock, Bill Weinberg, Carole Saxe, Lois Butt, Marilyn True, Britany True, Clark True, Billy Two Beers, George Reinhart, Harvey Baker, Sandy Mangum, Jack Crockett, Gerri Dutcher, Sherri Gentry, Judy McAllister, Gregg Seitner, Tom Norwich, Gloria Foose, Laura Minot, Gerry Trammell.

1313Sandy Mangum, Jack Crockett, Gerri Dutcher, Sherri Gentry, Judy McAllister, Gregg Seitner, Tom Norwich, Gloria Foose, Judy Denny, Mary Laycock, Bill Weinberg, Carole Saxe, Lois Butt, Marilyn True, Britany True,Clark True, Bill Hardy, George Reinhart.   

SERVER:  Kalie was excellent.

Special Thanks  to  Lois  Atkinson for the CREW pictures.

 

YOU  should have been there!  😉  

Power Ball Jackpot 403 million.  One winner in Indiana. 

Daytona  500   –   Sunday 2 PM   Feb 26th  FOX TV 

Next event:    Ashley’s  March  Birthday  Party

Visit: # 94          Last:   02-01-17                              

A favorite quote:

If everything seems to be under control…  
 you’re just not going fast enough!   – Mario Andretti 

Sent from my I-teepee, with “Clicker” in hand.  CREW start your TV’s!

 

Mosquito Beaters Annual Gathering! Friday 10th of March 6 PM – 10 PM Saturday 11th of March 10 AM – 2 PM

Hello CREW…                                                     02-19-17

Si Amigo, the Burrito’s  R  thees beeg!

Next  HAPPY HOUR CREW event  

5:00 PM   Wednesday  Feb. 22, 2017

El Tucan Mexican Restaurant, M. I. 

 225 N. Sykes Creek Parkway
Merritt Island, FL 32952  
453-7501
About a 100 yards North of  HOOTERS!   

On West side of the road.  

Click for  MENU!   http://www.yelp.com/menu/el-tucan-merritt-island

The 22nd is National Margarita   Day

   El Tucan on M. I.  serves some of the BEST ones.

Say  THANK YOU  to  Harvey Baker  for ensuring

Classmates have a reserved seating area.

Be there promptly at 5 PM when the doors open.

 

R U ready?           National Hoodie-Hoo Day!

Monday Feb 20th folks go out at noon, wave their hands

 over their heads and chant “Hoodie-Hoo”.  It’s a way to

chase away winter and bring in spring.  Everyone in the

northern hemisphere are sick and tired of winter at this point and a

little crazy being cooped up inside not seeing the sun.

 Hope it works this year!    
 

Bet Conrad & Midge are happy to be in Florida and not

in N.H. pushing snow around with Conrad’s tractor.

Early Notice:  Mosquito Beaters Annual Gathering!

Friday 10th of March     6  PM – 10 PM

Saturday 11th of March    10 AM –  2 PM

Make plans to be there!  2500+ flyers in the mail. 

Women and cats will do as they please, men and dogs

should relax and get used to the idea. – Robert A. Heinlein

Sent from my I-teepee, no cats allowed in my Teepee!  😉

 

Space X Falcon 9 Launch 10:01 AM Sat Feb 18TH.

Hello CREW…                                             02-16-17 

  16 CHS Alumni  and Friends dined at the newly

 remodeled Sonny’s Barbecue on M.I. 

 WOW!  This GREAT picture provided by  Lois   Atkinson CHS’59

Pict

L – R   Jack Crockett, Bill Weinberg, Tom Norwich, Judy Denny, George Reinhart,  Gregg Seitner, An Indian, David Alexander, Gerri Dutcher, Sherri Gentry, Ann Driskill,  Clark True, Mary Laycock, Laura Minot, Carole Saxe. 

SERVER:  Haley did a super job!  😉

 

Space X Falcon 9  Launch  10:01 AM Sat Feb 18TH.

Thanks for processing the Mosquito Beater mail outs.

      Gregg Seitner, Gerri Dutcher, Clark True, an Indian,

            Ann Driskill, Bill Weinberg, Priscilla Firkins,

       Rick Nix, Kay Wylie, Dan Shoemaker, Bob Pippin,

        George Hamilton, Suanne Bird, Dale McGlothm.

            Others were present but names not known.

     A NEW RECORD:  2500+ in 1hr and 50 minutes!

R U Ready?  Monday Feb 20th – Nat’l Hoodie-Hoo Day?

           Folks up north know all about this day! lol  

Next event:       El Tucan Mexican on M. I.

 Visit: #13     Last:  11-16-16

         BTW, that’s on National Margarita Day – Feb 22nd. 

Be miserable or motivate yourself.

  Whatever has to be done, it’s always your choice.

  – Wayne Dyer

Sent from my I-teepee, order a margarita and get motivated!

Squaws … give your Guy what ever you think will make him happy!

Hello CREW…                                                       02-12-17

 Giddy-up!    Time for tasty Bar-be-cue!

Let’s Chomp on some ribs, beans and garlic bread!  

  

Next   HAPPY HOUR CREW  event 

 5:00 PM   Wednesday    02-15-17  

 Sonny’s – Real Pit Bar-B-Q     

10 N. Courtenay Parkway  M.I.  Fl 32953

On the East side of Courtenay Pkwy.   449-9102

 http://www.sonnysbbq.com/menu

Visit: # 14     Last:  06-22-17

Don’t forget!     Tuesday is  V – D  time.  

Guy’s give your Squaw flowers, candy a hug and a kiss.

Squaws give your Guy what ever you think will make him happy!

                 

DUTY CALLS!               We need your help.

Come On Down!   This Wednesday  Feb. 15th 10 A.M.

Stuff, label, stamp and seal!   Volunteers are needed

to process  2500+  Mosquito Beater Mail Outs,

at the Historical Library  –  Brevard Ave, Cocoa.   

Seriously Classmates it goes fast when YOU are there!

H U M A N S  –  Monday  10 PM  on AMC   Season 2  

YOU might enjoy this TV show about  “Synths”.   I do!

Watch the show… there may be a test Wednesday Night?

Happy Birthday Abraham Lincoln – 16th USA President.

February 12, 1809   –   April 15 1865

 

The world hates change, yet it is the only thing that

has brought progress.  – Charles Kettering

Sent from my I-teepee Ugh! NO changes here, enjoying every day!

National Debt is now at 19.7 Trillion and growing. Debt per Taxpayer = $166,775 Ouch!

 

    Hello CREW…                 02-09-17

18 CHS Alumni   at Olive Garden for an Italian delight!              

Olive Garden

Harvey Baker, Jack Crockett, Michelle Westman,

Sherri Gentry, Ann Driskill, Mary Laycock, Judy Denny,

 Laura Minot, Priscilla Firkins, the Indian, Clark True,

David Alexander, Gregg Seitner, Sandy Mangum.

Olive Garden 1

John Manuel, Jerry Smith, Tommy Norwich.

THANKS to Steve Westman for the photographs.

 SERVER:  Taylor did a very good job.

And the Best Lasagna winner is:  Kelsey’s in Rockledge.

           Votes:   Kelsey’s          10        Olive Garden  7

                         Carrabbas        1              No Vote?          1

One “proxy” vote  Gerri Dutcher delivered by

         Priscilla Firkins who also “Certified” the count. 

   

COME ON DOWN!   This Wednesday  Feb. 15th  10 A.M.

Stuff, label, stamp and seal!   Volunteers  are needed

           to process  2500+  Mosquito Beater Mail Outs,

            at the Historical Library  Brevard Ave, Cocoa.   

Seriously Classmates, it goes fast when YOU are there!

Wow!   How  LUCKY  YOU were to be born in the USA.

Over 7 Billion people in the world.

only  324 Million in America.    (.046)

Just in case you wondered?

     National Debt is now at  19.7 Trillion  and growing.

            Debt per Taxpayer  =   $166,775   Ouch!

Next Event:  Sonny’s Barbecue on Merritt Island

Visit: #14      Last:  06-22-16

Let us not look back in anger, nor forward in fear,

but around in awareness.    –  James Thurber

Sent from my I-teepee aware of friendly Squaws in area!  😉

Grab Some Chips, a Beer, a Team and Cheer!

Hello CREW…                                                          02-05-17

Next  HAPPY HOUR CREW event 

 

       5:00 PM   Wednesday    Feb. 8, 2017 

 

         OLIVE  GARDEN  RESTAURANT   
205  E.  Merritt Island cswy    459-0306
http://www.olivegarden.com/menu-listing/dinner

Ground Zero for the HUGE best “Lasagna” competition.

Cast your Vote for – Team:  KELSEY’S  or  Team:  OLIVE GARDEN.

 

Stuff, label, stamp and seal!   Volunteers  are needed

to process  2500+  Mosquito Beater Mail Outs.

Wednesday, Feb. 15th  10 AM at the Historical Library

 Brevard Ave, in Cocoa.    See ya there?

Seriously Classmates, it goes fast when YOU are there!

 

Get Well Soon!        Info from CHS Classmate Ginger Fine. 

     Sandee Brannin has been very sick for over a month.

     In/Out of Hospital, rehab and now at her daughter’s.

                She is getting better, but a long way to go.

Today is:    Super Bowl  Sunday

   Grab some chips, a beer and pick a Team to Cheer!

Yikes!  internet says someone bet 1 Million on Atlanta?

Go Noles!  😉

Make Your Party Plans early!  lol      

Next Total Eclipse  –  August 21, 2017  10:15?


For every minute you are angry you lose

sixty seconds of happiness.  – Ralph Waldo Emerson

Sent from my I-teepee, hummm  beer in teepee, plenty cold!   

It is the dull man who is always sure!

Hello CREW…                                                02-02-17

A  huge  February B-Day Celebration at Ashley’s!

     14 CHS Classmate birthday’s to remember.

          Hey Classmate!  Do I have  YOUR  Birth Date?

Today, February 2nd — National Ground Hog Day

               What did  Punxsutawney Phil  predict?

Early this A.M. saw his shadow, 6 more weeks of winter.

  Hummm  maybe they should ask  Punxsutawney Patti?  😉 

Feb 5th       YES!  It’s Super    Bowl Sunday! 

Grab your favorite snack and watch this classic.

Buttermilk and Fritos make Indian smile!

Tick Tick Tick…   How does Big Ben work?

https://www.youtube.com/embed/Qad6Q_RbQQ0?rel=0

Next event:    Olive Garden on Merritt Island.

Visit: # 7      Last:  09-14-16


It is the dull man who is always sure,

           and the sure man who is always dull.

– H.L. Mencken

Sent from my I-teepee, Indian never too SURE of anything!

ccc - Copy  Clark True, Corinne Bowley, Myrna Swindell, Ann Driskill, Greg Seitner, Sherri Gentry, Priscilla Firkins, David Alexander, Sandy Mangum, Harvey Baker.

                           SERVER:   Honorary  CHS Classmate Christie was AWESOME!

fff - CopyBen Young, Bill Weinberg, Carole Saxe, George Reinhart…   A Birthday Indian.

               Special Thanks to Lois  Atkinson for the Classmate pictures!