Cocoa Crew Review

A Compendium of Cocoa Crew's Congenial Carousing

Where It All Started

May all your troubles last as long as your New Years resolutions. – Unknown

Hello CREW… πŸ’˜                                        12-30-18

1 day till  New 🍺 Year  2019

REFLECTING:   😊

Starting the 11th year of  WEEKLY  CHS reunions.

It is usually hard to get people to attend monthly

meetings, but EVERY WEEK for the past 10 years,

  some fun  CHS Alumni  happily get together for

   dinner and to share happenings/future plans. 

Next HAPPY HOUR CREW event 
 5:00 PM   Wednesday   January 2, 2019        

     Ashley’s  Restaurant

              1609  Highway 1    Rockledge, Fl    636-6430

              http://www.ashleysofrockledge.com/

January CHS Alumni Birthdays:

      01  Sue Anthony   02  Sandi Musgrove   06  Patricia Hill

     09  Janet Sewell   15  Jerry Fine    ?  Ellen Walton

     26  Mary Laycock   30  Jackie Lane   32  Linda Lu 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xoaAp1ElVo0

​

Do we have a plan?  NO  but we have an agenda.

 Open discussion on  CREW  birthday celebrations.

     (timing and location)  If needed vote after discussion.

When YOU arrive turn RIGHT and VIEW downstairs

seating accommodation’s. YOUR opinion is needed.

One more thing…   If  YOU  have any ideas for 

changes/additions to our gatherings don’t be shy.

Attend an event and let us hear from you.

 Respectfully,   Bill Hardy CHS’59

May all your troubles last as long as your

 New Years resolutions.  –  Unknown 

Sent from my I-teepee, Indian resolving to  Savor  2019!  πŸ˜‰

 

Two most important days in your life are the day you were born and the day you find out why. – Mark Twain

Hello CREW… πŸ’˜                                         12-27-18

 

363  Days till  πŸŽ… Christmas

However,   😁  only 5 days till  🎡  2019.  

 50  Alumni  enjoyed dining at the Outback.

SERVER:   Crystal was very good.

ATTENDEES:            Sorry no picture available. 

                 Clark True, Carole Saxe, Bill Weinberg,

  Sherri Gentry,  Indian. 

        Hummm  That’s only 5……. ?  …… ? …… ?

 Maybe   “typo”  error?  Ugh   

😲  2019  is almost here!  

Visit:    WWW.CocoaCrew.com     to look back

at the HAPPY TIMES we have enjoyed!

    Scroll down an see Conrad sing with GRINCH!

Check:  WWW.TigerTopics.com  for the latest

  CHS Reunion Plans.   Thanks 🌹 Lois Atkinson. 

An Indian thought  –   

        If you want   good steak  go to Outback.

       If you want  GREAT steak  go to Longhorn’s!

Next Event:   Ashley’s  Jan – 2019  B-Day Party

Visit: # 116    Last: 12-05-18

Two most important days in your life are the day

     you were born and the day you find out why.

 – Mark Twain

Sent from my I-teepee, still looking, anyone found why?

 

 

Two most powerful warriors are patience and time. – Leo Tolstoy

Hello CREW…  πŸ’˜                                              12-23-18
 
             1  Day till  πŸŽ… Christmas
 
Agreed! Yes,  Longhorn’s Steak House  is great.  
BUT, lets give the Aussies at  OUTBACK  a chance.
                     Our 2nd visit.   Will you be there?  πŸ˜‰ 
                               Last visit:  07-17-13
NextHAPPY HOUR CREWevent
   5:00 PM   Wednesday    Dec 26, 2018  
   OUTBACK  STEAKHOUSE
261 Merritt Sq Mall, 777 Merritt Is Cwy
              Merritt Island, FL 32952    454-4450

     http://www.outback.com/?gclid=CL3fkZ3KlrgCFVFo7Aod4EMARA
 
Today…   Happy Festivus for the Restivus! 
           Invented on the Jerry Seinfeld TV show. 
 
 
Tomorrow…     National Chocolate 🍫 Day!
Invented by Mr. Hershey?  lol   

Now… β€‹Florida, homeless individuals w/o shelter.

Overall homelessness: 31,030
                     15 in every 10,000 people, 12th highest.
                        N.Y.  Highest  46  in every 10,000 people.
                        Ugh!   Teepee’s cheap & easy to build. 
 
Two most powerful warriors are patience and time.
                                                                 – Leo Tolstoy
 
 
Sent from my I-teepee, Ugh! Crazy Horse, Geronimo, strong too! 
 

Always desire to learn something useful. – Sophocles

Hello CREW…πŸ’˜                                                      12-20-18
 
           

 
5  Days till  πŸŽ… Christmas
23 CHS Alumni  &  Friends  @  Applebee’s on M.I.
 
ATTENDEES:
 
 
Pic 1   L – R   Gerry Trammell, Shanata & Bill Norwich,
       Harvey Baker, Sandy Mangum, Ann Driskill, Myrna
     Swindell, Clark True, Priscilla Firkins, Amber Forrest.
Pic 2   L – R      Laura Minot, Judy Denny, Judy Scherer,
                       Bill Weinberg, Carole Saxe, Sherri Gentry,
      Gerri Dutcher, Indian, Gregg Seitner, Susy Scherer,
           Mary Laycock.  George Reinhart not in picture.
       THANK YOU!  Lois 🌹 Atkinson for the pictures. 
SERVER:   Heather did a great job with NO errors! 
 
 
Sad news… Mary Ann Rector  CHS’61  has passed.
                         CHS Alumni send condolences to family.
 
 
​CHS 59 & 60    Information about the 60th Reunion.
​                           Lois Atkinson CHS’59  Keeps us up-to-date. 
Seriously!   Wash avocado’s before cutting open.
 
 The skin of 361 avocado samples, 64 of them (18 %)
 contained Listeriaβ€” a serious infection that causes
         1,600 illnesses and 260 deaths every year. 
 
   Lucky Indian, over the last 50+ years I ate the OTHER 297.
 
Next event:   Outback Steak House  –  Merritt Island.
                                     Visit: # 2      Last:  07-17-13
Always desire to learn something useful.  – Sophocles
 
Sent from my I-teepee, just learned to wash πŸ₯‘  AVOCADO’S!
 

If you tell the truth, you don’t have to remember anything. – Mark Twain

Hello CREW…                          πŸ’˜                                12-16-18 

Our 2nd visit 😁 A return 1 year later!

ext HAPPY HOUR CREW event:

5 PM Wednesday Dec. 19, 2018

Applebee’s Grille and Bar on M.I.

100 Sykes Creek Pkwy, M.I. Fl 32953 455-9898

http://www.applebees.com/menu

Visit: #2 Last: 11-22-17

Next Launch: SpaceX Falcon 9 πŸ›° GPS3 Satellite.
Tuesday, 9:11 AM Vice President to attend.
​If you don’t pass this on to your friends by 9 AM
Tuesday, you will receive three Illegal Immigrants
ABSOLUTE FREE! πŸ™ƒ

December 16, 1773 The Boston Tea Party!
Colonists disguised as Mohawk Indians boarded
3 British tea ships and dumped 342 chests of tea.
Ugh! Blame it on the Indians!

Classmates… we are nearing the end of 2018,
have enjoyed many GOOD times. Take time
to remember. Start YOUR day with a smile, 😁
but DON’T TALK in Mr E’s English Class!

If you tell the truth, you don’t have to
remember anything. – Mark Twain

Sent from my I-teepee, ole Indian only have TWO BEERS! πŸ˜‰

Recent survey – To liveΒ  comfortably in Florida, you needΒ  $48,305 a year.

Hello CREW… πŸ’˜                                               12-13-18
 
                11  Days till  πŸŽ… Christmas
 
 
   21 CHS Alumni enjoyed Dinner at Fla Seafood.
 
ATTENDEES:
       
Front Row L – R     Bruce Claflin, Mai Phillips, Indian,
               Gerri Dutcher, Jack Crockett, Sherri Gentry,
                   Carole Saxe, Marilyn True, Randy Revels.
 
Back Row  L – R  Tom & Gloria Tinker, Lois Atkinson,
      Janet Sewell, Jim Berry, Sandy Mangum, Harvey
        Baker, Bill Weinberg, Clark True, Gregg Seitner.
                                 Roy Tharpe not in picture.
      THANK YOU!   George Reinhart for the picture.
               SERVER:   Stephanie did a very good job.        
 
 
 
              
Sad to report:     Alice M. Barron  CHS’59
Passed last week.  CHS Alumni send our condolences. 
 
Recent survey –    To live  comfortably?  
                    In Florida, you need  $48,305 a year.
                           Ugh!  That’s a lot of Buffalo hides!  😲
 
 
Next event:    Applebee’s Bar & Grille on M.I. 
                                   Visit: #2      Last:  11-22-17 
 
To be 70 years young is sometimes far more cheerful 
and hopeful than to be 40 years old.  – Oliver Holmes

Sent from my I-teepee, Cheerful Indian say age is NO problem!

Before you embark on a journey of revenge, dig two graves. – Confucius

Hello CREW… πŸ’˜                                 12-06-18
 
18 CHS Alumni  braved chilling weather  lol
           and enjoyed another HAPPY evening!
 
ATTENDEES:
 
Pic 1:  L – R    Amber Forrest, David Alexander,
Judy Denny, Mary Laycock, Indian, Gerri Dutcher,
             Roy Tharpe, Carole Saxe, Bill Weinberg.
 
 
Pic 2:  L – R         Clark True, Myrna Swindell,
          Ann Driskill, Sandy Mangum, Harvey Baker,
             Bruce Claflin, Mai Phillips, Lois Atkinson.
                   SERVER:  Christie – Outstanding! 
 
THANK YOU! George Reinhart CHS’59 for pic’s.​
 
A very big  THANK YOU  goes to Mai Phillips.
        She baked a Mango Upside Down Cake 
          for this Alumni Birthday Celebration  
  AND ​December is her birth month!  😊
 
Event Scheduling:     ​A very enlightening
     discussion took place with regard to the 
Home Base location.   Several very good ideas
came from Alumni.   It was decided we would
wait till Jan B-Day event to finalize a decision.
  IF:  YOU have a thought…. let me know.  
 
Uh Oh  😲 In case you missed it the reusable
    SpaceX Falcon 9 booster landed just off the
             Cape Canaveral Sea Shore!  Yikes!
​Dec 6th is National Gazpacho Day
   A cold soup made of raw, blended vegetables.
Classic Spanish cuisine, originated in southern
region of Andalusia, Spain.Refreshing and cool,
         particularly during the hot summers.
 
 
Next event:  Florida Seafood – Cocoa Beach
                           Visit: # 25   Last: 09-19-18
 
Before you embark on a journey of revenge,
                                       dig two graves.   – Confucius
Sent from my I-teepee, one for Cowboys, one for Indians. 
 

An onion can make people cry, but there has never been a vegetable invented to make them laugh- Will Rogers

 

Hello CREW…πŸ’˜                                               12-02-18

       What?  Only 23 days till  πŸŽ…  Christmas?

Next  HAPPY HOUR CREW  event 
 5:00 PM   Wednesday   December 5, 2018        

       Ashley’s  Restaurant

               1609  Highway 1    Rockledge, Fl    636-6430

               www.ashleysofrockledge.com/ menu 

December CHS Alumni Birthdays:

    2  Donna Price   4  Tom McFarland   6  Lois Reinhart 

        6  Lee Roll    7  Judy Boles   9  Betty Ann Osteen

  12  Barbara Griner   19  Tom Caples   20  Susan Ellinor

 22 Betty Badgett  24 Jerry-Sue Jones  32 Bony Moroney

IMPORTANT:    For those of you who attend

             this event there will be an open discussion.

     Ref:  Possible  change to CREW event locations.

Drive extra carefully during the Holidays.

 40,100  U.S.A.  traffic deaths in 2017     

 1st Tx 3722    2nd Ca 3602    3rd Fl 3112

Lowest Vermont 69

          China, more than 261,367  killed in 2017.

 

What kind of a Whopper?  

Tom Newbern CHS’60   will be proud!   πŸ˜²

  Do you live near Green Bay, Wisconsin?  11-28-18

Six locations will be selling aGREEN BAY WHOPPER.

Eight slices  of American cheese, until December 2.

 

An onion can make people cry, but there has never

   been a vegetable invented to make them laugh.

                                                              – Will Rogers

Sent from my I-teepee, medicine man say  spliff  is vegetable.

vegetable invented to make them laugh.

                                                              – Will Rogers

Sent from my I-teepee, medicine man say  spliff  is vegetable.