Cocoa Crew Review

A Compendium of Cocoa Crew's Congenial Carousing

Retirement life is Terrific

Hello CREW…  💘                                             10-19-17

15 CHS Classmates and Friends enjoyed El Tucan.

        The Food, Service and Margarita’s were GREAT! 



L – R     Bill Weinberg, Carole Saxe, Clark True,

     Ann Driskill, Myrna Swindell, Sandy Mangum,

Harvey Baker, Indian, Gerri Dutcher, Sherri Gentry,

         Gregg Seitner, Mary Laycock, Judy Denny, 

           Laura Minot, not in picture Roy Tharpe.

               SERVER:   Savanna was excellent!

 Special THANKS! 😊 –  Harvey Baker for arranging 

 seating for our large CREW with the management.

Oct 19th       Evaluate your life day.  

                     Can it get any better than this?  😁

Retirement life is Terrific! 

Happy Birthday   –   this Friday to Classmate
 Allen Scott in Bangkok, Thailand.  CHS Football #41
                   and my friend for over 60 years.   

Next event:     Olive Garden Italian on M. I.
                                       Visit:  # 9        Last:  05-31-17 

Be kind, for everyone you meet,
                               is fighting a hard battle.  – Plato

Sent from my I-teepee, Fla Seminole Tribe is still unbeaten! 

Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be. – Abraham Lincoln

Hello CREW… 💘                                                       1O-15-17

Si Amigo’s!  Zee Burrito’s  R  theese  beeg!

   Next  HAPPY HOUR CREW event

       Cinco PM     Wednesday     Oct 18, 2017
El Tucan Mexican Restaurant, M. I. 
            225 N. Sykes Creek Parkway M.I.  453-7501
About a 100 yards North of  HOOTERS!
  What    Sneaky
        Click for zee MENU!

No Alumni news,  so below some things you  might
find interesting? 

October, 2017     This week the  Apocalypse  begins?

         According to conspiracy theorist, David Meade.

            Reported by:  Newsweek, Time and The Sun.

                 Ugh!  Hope it can wait till after we visit El Tucan?

Up In Smoke! 😲  No wonder some folks in California

  are  STONED!  Hundreds of acres of marijuana farms

         have burned due to recent uncontrolled fires.

              Hummm  David M. was probably there  Inhaling! 

October 18th  –      No Beard Day, time to shave?

Do you remember what you looked like?

Nascar Fan?  🏁  Gov. Kay Ivey declared Sunday as

          Dale Earnhardt Jr. Day  in the State of Alabama.

Most folks are about as happy as they

         make up their minds to be.   –  Abraham Lincoln

Sent from my I-teepee, Indians try to be  HAPPY  every day! 

Gumbo – African word for Okra

Hello CREW… 💘                                                    10-12-17

    19 CHS Alumni   “shrimping”  at Fl Seafood C.B. 

  Left:      Bill Hardy, Gregg Seitner, David Alexander,
                     Sherri Gentry, Ann Driskill, Clark True,
                Priscilla Firkins, Bill Weinberg, Carole Saxe,
             Gerri Dutcher, Harvey Baker, Sandy Mangum.

 Right:    Midge Koch, Laura Minot, George Reinhart,
Lois Atkinson, Judy Denny, Mary Laycock, Conrad Koch.
        SERVER:  Chelsey was VERY GOOD!   She took pic.

NOTED:   With all the troubling events in America
          and the world, this  CREW of CHS “Kids”  are still
            enjoying friendship’s formed, a long time ago.
      The stories they tell.  YOU  should have been there! 

I Got Mine!   Don’t wait,  GET YOUR FLU SHOT!  😰
Gumbo 4 Me? 😋     Today is National Gumbo Day!
                                      Gumbo  –  African word for Okra.
         Enjoy Louisiana Cajun cooking and Zydeco music.
                  Cajun’s are descendants of French Canadians.

Next Event:       El Tucan Mexican on M.I.
                                     Visit # 16     Last:  07-19-17

A bank is a place that will lend you money
     if you can prove that you don’t need it.  –  Bob Hope

Sent from my I-teepee, sell buffalo hides & beads, get  GUMBO!

McDonald’s just launched a Vegan Burger

Hello CREW… 💘                                           10-08-17

     Next  HAPPY HOUR CREW  event:

5:00 PM   WEDNESDAY   Oct 11, 2017


               480 West Cocoa Beach Causeway

         Cocoa Beach, Florida  32931    784-0892


                              Ahhh   SEE  Food   –   order it!

         Try to arrive before  5 PM  that is when we order.

What?  McDonald’s just launched a Vegan Burger.

                         McVegan’s   for  the  CREW?  😉

Monday –      Columbus Day.   Wonder if ole Chris

                        “Took A Knee”  when he arrived?  lol   

Pendejo!  (pen de ho)  Spanish for “Stupid or Idiot”.

                            Just thought you would like to know.

Follow up…       Do any of you remember  WHO 

         was involved in the painting of CHS in 1959?

                    Steve Moorehead bought the paint?

The measure of who we are is what we do

                   with what we have.   – Vince Lombardi

Sent from my I-teepee, teepee need smoke signal upgrade! 

Big Trout in River.jpg

Cream filled pumpkin roll topped with whip cream.

Hello CREW…   💘                                              10-05-17

Ashley’s 101  Lots of fun &  dee licious  dee sert!  😋

     Cream filled pumpkin roll topped with whip cream.

       If  YOU were not there YOU missed special treat! 

16 Attendees

L – R George Reinhart, Gregg Seitner,

    Linda Young, Carole Saxe, ( SERVER: Christie in back )

         Bill Weinberg, Corinne Bowley, Clark True,

    Sandy Mangum, Harvey Baker, Myrna Swindell,

     David Alexander, Jack Crockett, Gerri Dutcher,

                          Bill Hardy, Jack Young.

           Thanks Lois 🌹 Atkinson for the picture!
Thank you Jack Crockett for the Shrimp Appetizer’s
             you bought for the CREW!  Sooo  good!  

Sadly reporting, passing of  Richard Griffin  CHS’61

      Sunday Oct 1st.     Additional info at this website:

Classmates,  take a moment to reflect and
      appreciate the special and precious  gift of life. 
 I / We  ARE very thankful to be here and enjoying it.

Next event:    Florida  🐟  Seafood in Cocoa Beach
                                   Visit: # 30      Last:  06-28-17

The greatest mistake we make is living in constant
      fear that we will make one.  –  John Maxwell 

Sent from my I-teepee, ole Indian Mever Nakes mistakes!    What 

Patience, the best remedy for every trouble.- Plautus

Hello CREW… 💘                                                   10-01-17

  Hey!  It’s  October!   Trick or Treat?  👺

Next   HAPPY HOUR CREW event
5:00 PM   Wednesday   Oct 4, 2017

          Ashley’s  Restaurant

                1609  Highway 1    Rockledge, Fl   636-6430


                           Visit: # 101    Last:  09-06-17 


Time to celebrate  CHS Alumni  –  October Birthdays!

  5  Ginger Fine   18  Sandy Brannin   19  Bob “Boots” Evans

    20  Allen Scott   27  Spencer Payne   28  Sarah Policicchio

                             32  John “Rambo”

No cake for Kat – Woman!     Missed  4+  meetings!  😲 

Titusville Officials  –  ruled it’s  OK  to have as many

                as  4  “Chick’s”  penned  in your back yard!

                                Ugh!  Ole Indian approves!  😉

Tattoo Research  –  Conducted survey using a dating

  app Type and found  64% of women say they want

     a date who has tattoo’s.   Hummm no surprise there.

  The  “Juice”  is  loose!    After 9 years.  What next?

Patience, the best remedy for every trouble.- Plautus

Sent from my I-teepee, patiently waiting to sell  1956 Pony!  😉

What a coincidence! This week. 😉 World Pasta Day Celebration! Annual event created by World Pasta Congress – Rome, Italy.

Hello CREW…💘                                            09-28-17

A very  HAPPY DOZEN ALUMNI  dined at Kelsey’s.

        No  CREW  picture taken this week…  😲
  Instead – picture will show you what was ordered!
               Yes,  the Lasagna was THAT good! 
      Harvey Baker, Sandy Mangum, Clark True,
        Steve & Michele Westman, Ann Driskill,
     Gerri Dutcher, Jack Crockett, Gregg Seitner,
       Bill Weinberg, Carole Saxe, Happy Indian. 
                  SERVER:  Holly was excellent!

It was noted…  NOBODY  took a knee during
                             the  Toast To The Tigers!  😉  

What a coincidence!   This week. 😉 
  World Pasta Day Celebration!  Annual event
created by World Pasta Congress – Rome, Italy.

     Don’t forget to get your  FLU  shot!  👍 😰


Sept 28, 2017    Ask a Stupid Question Day.
      Speak up, ask all those questions that you
       thought were too stupid or dumb to ask.
                       Unload them today!
 Bald?  What color hair is on your drivers license?

Next event:   Ashley’s, Rockledge  Oct B-Day’s 
                               Visit: # 101     Last: 09-06-17

If you think education is expensive,
                                  try ignorance.  –  Derek Bok

Sent from my I-teepee, ole Indian never to old to learn.


If you are going through hell, or hurricanes, keep going. – Sir Winston Churchill

Hello CREW…💘                                                      09-24-17

There is  NO  “BETTER”  Lasagna anywhere!  Emoji

Next   HAPPY HOUR CREW  event 

      5:00 PM  Wednesday  Sept 27, 2017 
   Kelsey’s   Pizzeria                 
             1954 US Highway 1, Rockledge.    321  433-0095
              Take a  left  at the 3rd red light south of Ashley’s.
That is the Eyster Blvd light!
Christmas for the Kids Saturday:
10 – 5 pm  Sept 30th   Combat Vets Motorcycle Assoc. 
   Charity fundraising event at Indian River Furniture
        3200 US 1  Rockledge next to  VFW  Post 4534

Un-believable?  😲   Coach “Jimbo”  gave the team
                  a  Pep-Talk  at the end of the 4th quarter.
        Noles came out in the  5th Quarter  and scored
                              two touchdowns to win the game!

More Fake News!   😉     Neither Dollar Tree,
          Family Dollar, nor Dollar General is closing
     all their stores, despite rumor’s on social media.

CHS Alumni information:
   Lois Atkinson, website:
   Conrad Koch,  website: 
If you are going through hell, or hurricanes, keep going.
                                                   – Sir Winston Churchill 

Sent from my I-teepee,   No communication is HECK!  😉 

Energy and persistence conquer all things.

Hello CREW… 💘                                                 09-21-17

 Happy Indian 😊 have communications in teepee!

    After 8 days  Spirits at Spectrum  have rewarded me. 

Ahhh Soo!  Good times at Ginger & Garlic, Chinese.
 14 CHS Classmates attended & enjoyed this event.

ATTENDEES:    L – R     Mary Laycock, Jack Crockett,
       Gerri Dutcher, Priscilla Firkins, David Alexander,
          Bill Weinberg, George Reinhart, Lois Atkinson,
             Carole Saxe, Indian, Clark True, Ann Driskill,
                           Myrna Swindell, Judy Denny.
      SERVERS:  Were very good and took the picture.

Fun in Cocoa?  👀
September 21st  –         Miniature Golf Day 
            It’s a great date for couples, young and older.

Next Event:  Kelsey’s Italian Restaurant  – Rockledge
 Home of the Best Lasagna ever!  😉
Visit: # 17     Last:  07-05-17

Energy and persistence conquer all things.
                                                         –   Benjamin Franklin 

Sent from my  I-teepee,   FINALLY…   have my computer online.

Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.

Hello CREW… 💘                                                      09-17-17  

  Ugh!   Still No TV, Phone or Computer at my teepee.

                 Ahhhhh  having electric and hot water is good!

        Next   HAPPY HOUR CREW event
      5:00 PM     Wednesday   August 20, 2017 
Ginger and Garlic  – 🎎  Chinese
                             Gluten-Free and Friendly”
                     1172 US Highway 1  Rockledge,  Fl 32955
                                             (321)  632-8888  – see menu
               Ahhhh sooo      U likeeee  spring roll and sake?
                                            🐟    We now have Souci Bar.
Oh No!  Tropical Storm Maria likely to hit the Leeward
               Islands as a strengthening hurricane – Tuesday.
                 Go to:  Click on  Maria.
          Then send an email telling her Florida is closed turn right!

August 20th     National Radio Day  –  Anybody have one?

               The invention of the radio dates back to the late 1800s.

Rockledge River Road    –   Hurricane Irma uncovered an
   old dugout canoe from the bottom of the Indian River
& washed it up on the bank. Carbon Dating is in process.

Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.

                                                                   – Stephen Hawking

Sent from  –  THE COCOA LIBRARY TEEPEE!   I changed!  lol

              Wonder if my teepee will ever have communications?