Cocoa Crew Review

A Compendium of Cocoa Crew's Congenial Carousing

Cocoa Crew Review - A Compendium of Cocoa Crew's Congenial Carousing

๏ปฟDon’t argue with a fool. The spectators can’t tell the difference – Charles Nalin

Hello CREW…  ๐Ÿ’˜                               05-30-19

13 CHS Alumni  and Friends visited El Tucan.

Attendees: L – R 

Bill Weinberg, Carole Saxe, Clark True, Dexter Beck, Linda Shively, Sandy Mangum,Harvey Baker – Thanks for getting us reservations.  Bill Hardy, Bruce Claflin, Mia Phillips, Gregg Seitner  CHS’63– 

Gregg Seitner  CHS’63– Recently received an  award from the Cocoa Historical Society.  2018 – Volunteer of the Year!

Jack Crockett Thank you for the appetizers.

Gerri ๐ŸŒน Dutcher  – Thank you for the picture.SERVER:  Lexi GREAT JOB, getting married in Oct.

Know your Hospital’s Quality Ratings, visit: 

Next event:      Ashley’s in Rockledge Visit: # 120    Last: 05-01-19 

Don’t argue with a fool.  The spectators can’t  tell the difference  – Charles Nalin
Sent from my I-teepee, Indian’s no argue with cowboys.

Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory. – Albert Schweitze

Hello CREW… ๐ŸŒน                                              04-25-19
  With HELP from Lois ๐ŸŒน Atkinson…  the Review! 

11 Alumni   visited Jack & Harry’s on M.I. 

ATTENDEES: David Alexander, Gerry Trammell, Jack Crockett, Gerri Dutcher, Carole Sax, Bill Weinberg, Judy Denny, Mary Laycock, Clark True, George Reinhart.  Picture by Lois Atkinson

Did you know?  ๐Ÿ˜ฒYesterday 4-24 was  “Pig in a Blanket Day”.          Created to celebrate this culinary delight.             Hummm bet the pigs didn’t like this idea. 
Next event:      Ashley’s  in  RockledgeVisit: # 119     Last: 04-03-10 

SPEEDY HARRELL passed away. Scheduled services are:

FROM WANDA HARRELL SPEIR…Please join us as we celebrate my Dad, George Leland โ€œSpeedyโ€ Harrellโ€™s, incredible life.

SUNDAY, April 28th

Rockledge Presbyterian Church, 921 Rockledge Drive, (parking lot on N side of church on Valencia Ave)

1:30 pm. Visitation and Viewing

3:00 pm. Service

4:00pm โ€œCelebration of Lifeโ€

Reception. Merritt Island Moose Lodge, just north of the Barge Canal on the East side of Courtenay Pkwy.

MONDAY, April 29th

Florida Memorial Gardens

5950 US 1, Rockledge

Military Graveside Service 10:00 am.

There will be an opportunity to share any story you have about my Dad. 

Janet Sewell Berryโ€™s husband passed away.

Services are May 3, Visitation 10:30, Service 11:00, Lunch follows

Calvary Baptist, 2101 Overlook Dr SE, Winter Haven FL 33884
Happiness is nothing more than good health  and a bad memory.  – Albert Schweitzer

Sent from Lois’s teepee in Cape Canaveral.  Thanks ๐ŸŒนLOIS!

Always do sober what you said you’d do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut. – Ernest Hemingway

Hello CREW…๐Ÿ’˜                                      05-26-19

  Si Amigo’s!   Zee  “Rita’s”  theese  beeg!


Cinco PM   Wednesday   May 29,

 El Tucan Mexican Restaurant, M. I.          225 N.  Sykes Creek Parkway M.I.  453-7501
                        About a 100 yards North of Hooters.      Click for zee MENU:  Doors open at  5 PM  don’t be late! Surf’s Up?   Check this site for a live C.B. Pier view.

 ๐Ÿ„โ€โ™‚๏ธDo you know any Surfers?     George Hamilton?  Don Hendrix?  Delbert Towns? Bill Armstrong?  George Reinhart?  ๐Ÿค”

Oh No!Nat’l Wine Day ๐Ÿท was last Friday, May 25th. Have you tried Italian Poggio Moscato? Soooo much better than Boones Farm!   ๐Ÿ˜     Oh well… never too late to celebrate!

Let’s go racing!  9 AM  Monaco Grand Prix   ESPN   12 PM  Indy 500           NBC    6 PM  Coca-Cola 600  FOX

Always do sober what you said you’d do drunk.   That will teach you to keep your mouth shut.  – Ernest Hemingway

Sent from my I-teepee, Experienced ole Indian know that!  ๐Ÿ˜‰

Grrr have U seen my Tac

There is only one pretty child in the world, and every mother has it. – Chinese Proverb

Knee Ha! CREW… ๐Ÿ’˜                             05-23-19
    17 CHS Alumni  attended Ginger & Garlic event. 
Attendees:  Ann Driskill, Harvey Baker, Clark True,  Bruce Claflin, Mai Phillips, Sandy Mangum,Sherri Gentry, Lee McCloud, Mary Laycock, Judy Denny, Bill Weinberg, Carole Saxe, Myrna Swindell, Indian, Dexter Beck, Linda Shively, Priscilla Firkins.              

All Three SERVERS did a great job! 

Julia Beckman  called  Lois Atkinson CHS’59 to let everyone know she appreciated the card sent by the  CREW   for the Space Coast Sports Award.
NASA Invites ALL CHS Alumni to go to Mars!Go to this website and  SIGN UP.  ๐Ÿ˜

103rd Indy 500 ๐ŸŽ  Noon Sunday – NBC.
Next Event: Si!  El Tucan Mexican, Merritt Isl.Practice your Spanish!  Visit: 22   Last: 02-27-19
Hey Amigo! Harvey Baker, Guessing 12 -14+will you can save us a few sillas (chairs)? Gracias!
There is only one pretty child in the world,  and every mother has it.   – Chinese Proverb

Sinya Sinya Sent from my I-teepee, many squaws say same thing. 

Grrrr no pictures this week!.jpg

Spend time with people over the age of 70 and under the age of 6. – Chinese Proverb

Hello CREW…๐Ÿ’˜                                  05-16–19

   16 CHS Alumni   luv Longhorn’s ๐Ÿฅฉ  Steaks!


L – R

Linda Shively, Dexter Beck, Roy Tharpe, Carole Saxe,   Bill Weinberg, Michele & Steve Westman,  George Reinhart, Lois Atkinson, Ann Driskill,  Myrna Swindell, Harvey Baker, Sandy Mangum,  Gerri Dutcher, Indian, Gerry Trammell not in pic.             

SERVER:    Chelsey, Excellent Service!
Hummm?  ๐Ÿ˜ฒ  David Alexander, Bruce Claflin, Mia Phillips, Jack Crockett, Gregg Seitner, Sherri Gentry,Priscilla Firkins, Jerry Smith and   YOU! Were not at this event?   R  U  OK?

Americans  –  spend 10% of their income on food, which is the lowest of any country.  –  Obviously, they have not dined at Longhorn’s!  lol

Next event:   Ginger & Garlic  ๐ŸŽŽ  Chinese    Visit: # 17      Last:  02-20-19 Spend time with people over the age of 70             and under the age of 6.   –  Chinese Proverb
Sent from my I-teepee, easy to do… if you join the CREW!

Well done is better than well said. – Ben Franklin

Hello CREW… ๐Ÿ’˜                                   05-12-19   Today is Mother’s Day

Today is Mother’s Day

๐ŸŒน  Mom’s are the Greatest! 

Steak ๐Ÿฅฉ   Wednesday, good idea!

         Hope there are no more reservation problems. 

Grrrr.. I Want Steak

Next  HAPPY HOUR CREW event         5:00 PM   Wednesday   May 15, 2019     LONGHORN’S  STEAK  HOUSE                      770 East Merritt Island Causeway                  Merritt Island, Fl  32952    456-5559        Menu:

GROUP  seating at Longhorn’s is limited,  but there is plenty of room in the booths. 
                           Don’t be late for this event!   
How long will you live?  ๐Ÿ™ƒ       Check this site: Really? ๐Ÿ˜ฒ Imagine a 96 year old Indian! 

Well done  is better than well said.   – Ben Franklin

Sent from my i-teepee. However…  Med Rare   is the BEST!  ๐Ÿ˜‰  

Write your compliments go here!    No profanity please!  ๐Ÿ˜‰   Email
our criticisms to:

I know that I am intelligent, because I know that I know nothing. – Socrates

Hello CREW…  ๐Ÿ’˜                                     05-09-19

CHS Alumni  had a B-Day party at Norman’s.

 L – R

Linda Shively, Bobbi Dutcher & friend Debby,  Jerry Smith, George Reinhart, Bill Weinberg, Carole Saxe, Judy Denny, Sharon Taylor, Mary Laycock,  Clark True, Ann Driskill, Mai Phillips, Bruce Claflin,  Gerri Dutcher, Indian, Dexter Beck, Gerry Trammell.          

Thank You Lois ๐ŸŒน  Atkinson for the picture.      Thank You Carole ๐ŸŒน Saxe for the Carrot Cake!  ๐Ÿ˜‹     

  SERVER:  Hurricane? Katrina was  AWESOME!    

Conrad Koch ask me to pass this along.Memorial Video – Mr. Bill Ledue CHS Band Leader.

Ugh!   Brevard County is under attack.  Luv-Bugs!  If you drive…  watch your temp gauge. 
May 9th          Lost Sock Memorial Day   Your dresser drawer full of unmatched ๐Ÿงฆ socks?

Next event:     Longhorn’s Steak House – M.I.   Visit: # 34     

Last:  11-21-18
I know that I am intelligent, because I know that I know nothing.  – Socrates

Sent from my I-teepee,  ugh!  Indian know… NEXT to nothing! 

Eliminate something superfluous from your life. Do something that makes you feel secure. – Piero Ferrucci

Hello CREW…  ๐Ÿ’˜                                 05-05-19

O’Lay!   Have a Happy ๐ŸŒฎ Cinco De Mayo!

 Next  HAPPY HOUR CREW  event

 5 PM  Wednesday  Ocho De Mayo! (May 8, 2019)
 Norman’s Raw Bar and Grille

            3  Forrest Avenue, Cocoa    433-0872

                           Visit: # 26          Last:  01-23-19

May Birthday party for CHS Alumni.

2  Tommy Tinker   2  Greg  Moorehead   5  Judy Parker 6  Karen Martin 10  Dan Young   13  George Reinhart 18 Delores Peavy  18 Donnie Olsteen 29 Charlie Murray  30  Ed Murphy  31  Dot Lanier   32  Susy Que 

May 8th…     National ๐Ÿงฆ NO Sock’s Day. Fun to go barefoot but, NOT at Norman’s.

May:12th Mothers Day, 22nd Memorial Day,  26th Indy 500 Race Day. 

Eliminate something superfluous from your life.  Do something that makes you feel secure. – Piero Ferrucci

Sent from my I-teepee, Ok, attend Huge pow wow at Norman’s! 

Tigers on the way to Norman’s!.jpg

One half of the world cannot understand the pleasures of the other. – Jane Austen

Hello CREW… ๐Ÿ’˜                                                       05-02-19

      20 CHS Alumni   enjoyed a visit to Ashley’s.


Pic 1  L – R   

Steve Westman, George Reinhart,  Amber Forrest, Bobbi Dutcher, Jack Crockett,    Roy Tharpe, Gerri Dutcher, Jack Young, tall Indian?    Randy Revels, Bill Weinberg, Carole Saxe,  Ann Driskill, Clark True.

Pic 2  L – R

Clark True, Bruce Claflin, Mai Phillips, Mary Laycock, Judy Denny, Michelle & Steve Westman.

Special Thanks to: Lois ๐ŸŒน Atkinson for the pictures. Jack Crockett for Shrimp appetizers. Mai Phillips “Mango Cake” was delicious. ๐Ÿ˜‹
           SERVER:  Christie, as always FANTASTIC!
Condolences – Janet Sewell – Berry   CHS’59. Husband Jim passed last week.
Have a safe trip –   Jack and Linda Young. Going north to New York, we will miss ya.

Info from Phil Smith
Dabney Davis (CHS teacher-Coach)  and Julia Beckman Info from CHS (CHS Alumni โ€˜45 and teacher-coach-cheerleading sponsor, on May 10 at the Cocoa Beach Country Club,  to be inducted into Space Coast Sports Hall of Fame. To make a reservation/purchase a ticket that you can pick up at the door. See link below. Cash Bar reception 5-6 pm, event starts at 6:45 pm intros & meal 7:00 pm.

Next event:      Norman’s Sports Bar – Cocoa  Visit: # 26         Last:  01-23-19CHS Alumni – May Birthday Celebration!

One half of the world cannot understand the  pleasures of the other.   – Jane Austen

Sent from my I-teepee, Indian back from pleasure trip to Jamaica!