Oakmont E-Blast 11-2-2018

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Important Information From The OVA



President’s Message

Hatred Can’t Win

As I write this, we’re only a few days removed from the synagogue shooting in Pittsburgh and the mailing of explosive devices to prominent foes of Donald Trump. Our hearts break for the friends and families of the victims.
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OVA Board Workshop – What Should Oakmont’s Future Look Like, and Who Should Decide

The Long Range Planning Committee, partnering with the Oakmont board, is inviting residents to share their ideas on the future of Oakmont at a workshop meeting Tuesday, Nov. 6 at 2 p.m. in the Berger Center. All clubs and organizations have been encouraged to have at least one representative to present anticipated long-term needs. Individuals are also welcome to offer their ideas.

Neighborhood Gatherings

Please contact Christel Antone at the OVA office if you are interested in hosting a Neighborhood Gathering.
Christel@Oakmontvillage.com or at the OVA office 707-539-1611

Defensible Space Presentation Recap

We had a fantastic turnout for our Defensible Space presentation lead by Caerleon Safford. Over 100 people showed up to the event, and don’t worry if you missed it, the event was recorded and may be viewed in the video below:

Let’s Talk About Emergency Alerts & Fire Detection Cameras

The wildfires experienced in 2017 revealed the City’s need to strengthen our emergency notification and fire detection systems. The City is taking steps to ensure that our community is prepared in the event of another disaster and invites your input as we consider options to expand the ways in which we are able to monitor potential threats and notify the public during an emergency. Attend one of the following meetings and join the conversation.
November 14, 2018 from 1pm to 2:30pm
Oakmont Village Berger Center, 6633 Oakmont Drive
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Monday November 12, Noon to 1 PM, Berger Center

We are inviting all Oakmont residents, all veterans and first responders, and families of those, to our annual Veterans and First Responders Appreciation Event on Monday, Nov 12, at Berger Center. Some socializing and viewing of fire fighting apparatus will begin about 11:15. The program inside Berger will start promptly at noon followed by lunch served by Oakmont Gardens.
This appreciation event will be held similar to previous annual events, with special appreciation to honor to those veterans and first responders who have served both in the past and present. In addition, we will be commemorating the 100th Anniversary of the end of World War 1.
A consortium of organizations are sponsoring the event including Oakmont Village Association, Oakmont Gardens, Kiwanis Club of Oakmont, Century 21 Realty and McBride Realty, and a number of Oakmont residents. We hope to see you there.
CAPT Bob Cortelyou, US Navy, Retired, Chair Veterans & First Responders Appreciation Event Committee

Oakmont Activities & Events

Movies At Oakmont

November 4

Dances From Around The World

A Most Unusual And Entertaining Afternoon.

Dances from the Middle East, the British Isles, and the Americas. Featuring Apple Tree Morris, Wild Card Belly Dance, Dunsmuir Scottish Dancers, Oakmont Dancing Divas, Latin Elements, & more.
Refreshments by Gilded Grape, Wine Country Caterer
Eat, drink, and enjoy the show. After the show, if you choose, enjoy a little dancing of your own.
Chef LeeAnn Geneve will serve Oaked Chardonnay and a Soft Red Blend that pairs nicely with her specialty Biscotti. C’est tres chic…(and included with your admission.)
3:00pm, Sunday, November 4th – BERGER – Tickets $20pp
Doors open at 2:30. Come early for the Pre Show Entertainment – videos with musical accompaniment by The Mellow Tones. Seating will be chairs around the dance floor, no tables.
Please make checks payable to “Oakmont Health Initiative.”
You may leave your check in the OHI folder in the OVA office,
Or mail them to Oakmont Health Initiative, c/o Tom Woodrum, 12 Valley Green, Santa Rosa, Ca 95409.
Purchase Tickets

Oakmont Lifelong Learning

Dr. David McCuan – A Post Election Analysis

Refunds will be issued.

New!!! The Folk Legends

Thursday, December 6
Berger Center, 7:00 PM
Cost: $20
Purchase tickets at OakmontLL.org
Rick Dougherty and George Grove from the Kingston Trio join up with baritone Jerry Siggins to perform a nostalgic evening of folk songs.
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Sunday Symposium

​November 4, 2018

Bocce Club Holiday Party

Appetizers, Dinner & Entertainment
5:30 pm Saturday, December 8 West Rec Center
$35.00 Members $40.00 Non-Members BYOB
Reservation forms in the Oakmont News – Return to OVA
To Bocce Folder with check by December 1

Cannabis Club

WHEN: December 3, Monday
TIME: 2:00 PM
WHERE: Upper West Rec
Heidi Klyn
Our speaker will be Dr. Marilyn Hulter, a Harvard-trained, board-certified, anesthesiologist with forty years of practice. She served on the UCSF faculty in anesthesia for five years, ending up as an Assistant Clinical Professor. She was on the Marin General Hospital staff for 11 years, Medical Director of an ambulatory surgery center, and did ten years of Office-based anesthesia following that. She is now in her eighth year of medicinal cannabis consulting, and has seen over 15,000 patients in that regard. She maintained a private office for two and a half years in Santa Rosa. Her website is mmjdoc.org.
Also joining her will be Jewel Mathiesen who is the founding member now doing education and outreach for Sonoma Patient Group dispensary on Cleveland Avenue.
Everyone is welcome to attend and learn about healing and comfort.

Oakmont Fitness Club’s Annual Holiday Dinner Dance

Saturday, December 8th at 5PM

Be sure to mark your calendar for this, sure to be sell out event. This year we will be featuring 7th Sons as our entertainment, as well as a wonderful meal provided by the Oakmont Market. Look for additional information and reservation forms available in the Oakmont News on 10/15 as well as the Fitness Center.See you there!

Sha-Boom Events Club is proud to Present!!

The Decades Dance and Show Christmas Party

What: Decades Dance and Show Christmas Party
When: Sunday December 9, 2018
Where: The Berger Center
Time: Doors open at 5:30pm Music from 6:30 to 9:30pm
Cost: Members $22.00, Members Guest $25.00 and Non Members $30.00 Best deal $34.00 includes 1-Year Membership and the Party. Food: You may bring your own Food, Snacks and Beverage of choice. The Sha-Boom Events Club will supply Lemon Water, Ice, Coffee and Cookies for all to enjoy. If you have any questions please feel free to call us at 707-539-6666 or E-Mail us at haversonr@comcast.net.