Sunday November 3, 2013
10:00 AM Walk at Park Lake, Mt. Hope Ave. Rockaway. We will meet at the Gazebo. Take
Mt. Hope Ave. off Rt 80, exit 35 for the Townsquare Mall. Make a left on Mineral Springs Rd. Take a right on Fleetwood
Dr., & right on Mt Hope Ave. Park on the right by the municipal building. Lunch will be at the Potbelly in Rockaway after
the walk. If attending or for more information please contact us. Bad weather cancels
November 10, 2013 10:30 AM Thanksgiving Feast Cost $10.00 with a dish
to share. With last year's feast being cancelled due to Sandy, we hope that this year's feast will be the best one yet at
our beautiful and rustic Camp Jefferson. As we all know our feast is very popular and limited to 80 attendees.
As in past years it will be on a first come basis, so please make your payment now to reserve your place. There will
also be a waiting list. If for any reason you are unable to attend, even the morning of our feast, please let Fritzi
know, so that she can contact the first person on the waiting list. Kitchen help and set up
people should arrive by 9AM. REMINDER TO ALL, please bring your food in the aluminum pans that were
provided and make sure the food is HOT. BRING THE MEAT ALREADY CARVED and HOT so that
we can start serving at 11:00 AM. In the spirit of good will, OSF will be donating all the reservation costs to two area organizations
so that others can enjoy a holiday meal as much as we do. You should contact us to register and let her know what type
of dish you would like to bring to share so we can coordinate all the dishes. Open to only OSF members.
November 17, 2013 2:00 PM Les Miserables The tickets have been purchased to see Les Miserables at
the Smiling Rhino Theater in Pompton Lakes. The show starts at 2:00 I will meet you in the lobby at 1:30 - 1:45. If
you are late I will leave the tickets in the lobby under OSF. Directions: 287 North to exit 53 Bloomindale/Pompton Lakes
- Make right onto Hamburg Turnpike, go through 2 traffic lights then stay to left side of road and make the 1st
left turn which will put you onto Wanaque Ave, the theater is about 1/2 mile on the right side of road. To the right
of the theater is a driveway which brings you to a big parking lot behind the building. Dinner at Tony's Pizza/Resturant across
the street from the playhouse after the show.
Sunday December 1, 2013 Lafayette
Village Walk & Lunch. We will meet at 10 AM by
RT 94 side of Lafayette Village. After our walk we
will eat in one of the restaurants in Lafayette Village. For more info please contact us. Rain will cancel.
December 7, 2013 Rockefeller Center 2:29PM We will meet at Waterview Park & Ride in Parsippany to take the
Lakeland Bus into NYC at 2:29PM. You must buy bus tickets in advance, no money is accepted on the bus and tickets are NOT
available at this location. We will walk to 5th Ave. to see the beautiful window decorations of Lord & Taylor
and Macys. From there we will go for dinner. After dinner we will walk back to Rockefeller Center to view the Christmas Tree
and St Patrick's cathedral. Then catch the 8:00PM bus for home. Bad weather will cancel. If interested please contact us.
December 8, 2013 Christmas Party 5-9:30 PM We will again be celebrating at the Casa Bianca 5266
Berskshire Valley Rd.,, Oak Ridge, NJ 07438 with a new DJ - Ray Sikora. The food will be hot and cold antipasta; house
salad;penne vodka; chicken francese, veal marsala or tilapia picatta; coffee, tea, soda; cheesecake. Price is $45 for
members and $55 for non-members. Payment must be received by Wednesday November 27th. There will
be no refund after November 27th. If interested, please contact us.
December 18, 2013 5:00 PM Newark Cathedral Christmas Concert. $35
Per person. The ambiance of candlelight and seasonal décor, along with the Cathedral Choir, organ, brass, percussion
and thousands of participants, combine to create an event that truly must be experienced. A donation to the
church is suggested. Departure: Hildale Presbyterian Church, 85 Ridgedale Avenue, Cedar Knolls, N J at 5:00 PM.
Returns: Approximately 10:30 PM. Make checks payable to LONGS TRAVEL and mail directly to: Longs Travel, 96 Ridgedale Avenue,
Cedar Knolls, NJ 07927 You must Notify: us after you have made your reservations, so we can keep record
of the OSF members going to the concert. Tickets have been sold out but there is a waiting list.
January 25, 2014 Fire and Ice Festival Mount Holly NJ & Lunch 8 AM -This is a
free street festival that has many different activities from a Gingerbread House contest to Dog Sled demonstrations to a Chili
contest. But the main attraction is the Ice Carving contest. This event takes place right on main street in Mt. Holly. The
contestants will create a work of art from a block of ice right before your very eyes. We will meet at Waterview Park and
Ride on Route 46 in Parsippany (next to Parsippany Post Office) 8:00 AM Sharp. Directions take
the NJ Turnpike: Exit 5 Burlington/Mount Holly. Take a right on Route 541 toward Mount Holly. Travel on Route
541 which turns into High Street into Mount Holly, follow the signs for parking. For more information and to make your reservations
for lunch at the local restaurant please contact us. You must have your name on the list by January 13, 2013 so that
lunch reservations can be made at the Robin's Nest.