Board Opening Coming With Lyons’ Exit

Oakmont News Staff             OVA Director Noel Lyons has announced his intention to resign in mid-October, and the board is inviting applicants to replace him in

Gardens New Owners Have Big Plans

            Oakmont Gardens is now under new ownership and with it will come some significant changes, both inside and outside.              Life Care Services ( LCS) of

SRJC Older Adult Program

OAP 507.  Section 2039. – Balance & Strength. – Fridays on Zoom at 9:30 a.m. OAP 507.  Section 2971. – Fitness – Monday, Wednesday &

Water Aerobics

Everyone is welcome to join the Water Aerobic classes taught by Mary at the West pool Monday through Thursday at 9:00 & 10:10. No Reservations

Firewise: New Focus

            The OVA Board has approved a new charter changing the name and focus of the Firewise Safety Committee from compliance to “wanting to be of service

Heat and Exercise

During “Dog Days of Summer” it is imperative to listen to your body while exercising! OHI Free Fitness class leader reminds all exercisers to be mindful…and drink water!

Toxic Waste Collection

LIMITS: 15 gallons of liquid (max. of five gallons per container) or 125 pounds of solid material. NEVER mix chemicals. Place in sealed containers in


The annual Bastille Day celebration, canceled in 2020 due to the pandemic, will kick off on Bastille Day, Wednesday, July 14, at 9:30 am at the Pétanque Courts with registration for the Bastille Day Tournament (melée format: randomly assigned teams). The Tournament, the club’s first of 2021, is limited by the capacity of the courts to the first 18 registrants. Play begins at 10:00 am and winners will be announced at the conclusion.

Elnoka Hearing Thursday May 27

A virtual public hearing on the Elnoka proposed development’s environmental impact will be held Thursday, May 27 at 4 p.m. You can view and/or comment

AARP Tax Assistance Wait List

AARP tax assistance in Oakmont is currently fully booked. There is a wait-list if you did not get an appointment, as well as other tax

Tax Service Winding Down

While AARP Tax-Aide at Oakmont is winding down (the last day for take in was April 21), free help is still available. The Tax-Aide site

Randol, Van Bockern Join OVA Board

Oakmont News Staff             Mark Randol and Wayne Van Bockern were newly elected and Heidi Klyn, Noel Lyons and Jeff Young were re-elected to the Oakmont

MYN Shakin’ Tips for the week!

Map Your Neighborhood’s new “Oakmont Ready Tips” for this week commemorate the 1906 earthquake in San Francisco. These ‘shakey’ Tips provide important information on when

Is that a light I see…

John Brodey There is no question that after a year of COVID we all began to feel that we were closer to the end than

Map Your Neighborhood Expands

Marlena Cannon Tremont For the last few years, Oakmont has been part of the nationally recognized and FEMA-endorsed Map Your Neighborhood (MYN) program that has

Meet Our New General Manager

OVA is announcing that Kimberly Rowland will become general manager of the Oakmont Village Association, joining us next Monday, March 22. President Tom Kendrick will

Santa Rosa General Plan Update

The City of Santa Rosa is in the process of updating its General Plan, which addresses issues related to the physical development and growth of

Play Games With Us

COVID-19During this time of shelter in place we are not meeting in person. However, it is still possible to play games. People can play games

New Walking Hours

Now that we are approaching Daylight Savings the walking hours on the golf course have changed. Walking hours will be as follows: Before 7 AM

Second Vaccine Dose at Berger

The vaccination clinic at the Berger Center will be administering second doses March 4, 5 and 8. This clinic is for those who received their

Oakmont Garden Club

Patty McHugh “To a gardener there is nothing more exasperating than a hose that just isn’t long enough.” Cecil Roberts THIS MONTH IN THE GARDEN

Kiwanis Club activities

The March Kiwanis Magazine arrived in my mail today. I have been reading articles written by 8 Kiwanis members who are educators or health care

OHI Fund Raiser

OHI classes are free to participants, but additional funds to supplement basic expenses are always welcomed. Tax-deductible donations are being accepted through Oakmont Community Foundation

Candidates Forum on February 24

Get your questions ready for Candidate Night on Wednesday, Feb.24 at 6 p.m. Questions can be submitted in advance by email to The Zoom

Bingo is Back!

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COVID Vaccinations Begin at Berger Center

Oakmont News Staff             Vaccinations against COVID-19 began in Oakmont Feb. 4, with people holding appointments lining up at the Berger Center. The vaccinations were limited