Club Articles and Stories

This page includes many of the articles and stories submitted to the Oakmont Newspaper by OVA’s Board recognized clubs, groups, and organizations.
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Egg Buster

John Brodey We all read the obituaries for a variety of reasons. For me, it is a somewhat strange way to get to know someone

Water Aerobics

A great place to get some exercise is in the Water Aerobic Classes being taught at the West Pool. Only 15 people are allowed in

Oakmont Garden Club

Patty McHugh “If I’m ever reborn, I want to be a gardener – there’s too much to do for one lifetime!” Karl Forester 2020 LESSONS

Leaving a Legacy

Written by: Doc Savarese Drawing by: Peter Copen How do you want to remembered? Chances are, living in Oakmont, you have grandchildren. Recently, I began

Thank You for a New Year

By Mary Blake I’m writing this on the first day of a new year, January 1, 2021. Of course, changing the numbers on a calendar

The Cowboy’s Christmas Ball

Here’s an abridged version of the poem that had them “dancing’ in Anson” for 130 years until the great lockdown of 2020. They will be

Kiwanis Club Ringers

The Oakmont Shred-a-Thon is Friday, January 29 at Berger Center Parking Lot, 9-12. The BIG shredding truck and Kiwanis members will be waiting to help

Oakmont Futures Club

Want to keep up with how technology is changing our lives? Tune in to our meetings and be informed. Last season’s topics were vaccines, streaming

Ears Will be Ringing!

For thirty years, Oakmont Kiwanis has partnered with the Salvation Army to ring the bells at the Salvation Army red kettle donation sites during the

Water Aerobics

Let’s start the New Year right. Although the mornings are colder the water is warm so join us for Water Aerobic classes. You must register

Water Aerobics

Let’s start the New Year right. Although the mornings are colder the water is warm so join us for Water Aerobic classes. You must register

OCC Chatter January 1, 2021

Hello Beloved Community Happy New Year… I hope is will be anyway. The phrase “subject to change” seems to be the most important phrase when

The Birdman of Alacatraz

John Brodey The Birdman of Alcatraz It’s hard to imagine what the Bastille or Devil’s Island were like but we have experienced about as much

Ball Dropped This New Year’s Eve

YMCA HEALTHY LIVING Free Zoom Classes by JoRene 9 – 10:00 Mondays, Wednesdays 967 9942 2442, passcode 573596 Since 1904, party goers have welcomed each

SIR – Branch #92

Our December meeting included Will Chubb who presented a comprehensive showing of interesting and beautiful photos. By questions and comments after the showing, attendees were

TWO FACES OF PÉTANQUE: SPORT AND GAME

At the highest levels of national and international competition, where pétanque is regarded more as semi-professional sport than leisure game, official efforts continue to introduce