We have sold out of tickets to our Mid-Autumn Festival Banquet! Thanks for your support! Please note that we have begun a wait list.
My Dear OCA Members and my Dear Friends:
A beautiful evening (10/7/2017 at 5 p.m.), inside the elegant KING's LAND Restaurant:
OCA President and Board Members have prepared for you, family and friends a fabulous
MID-AUTUMN (MOON) FESTIVAL BANQUET and you are cordially invited
to celebrate with us. The theme of Mid-Autumn (Moon) Festival is
promotion of family reunion and togetherness. This year, our OCA
Mid-Autumn (Moon) Festival Banquet is a fun-filled family
event with the following programs: 10 Course Meal (including twin lobsters, peking duck, and golden fried mandarin chicken etc), Cultural Village with amazing Cultural booths so you can learn different Chinese culture, Silent Auction
so you can get good stuff at the price you want and feel good about it, Entertainment (Kung Fu, Amazing Yoyo show, festival songs and music), and Fun family games with prizes. For your eyes only, we also set up a magnificent and romantic
Chinese Lantern District (good family photo taking opportunity)!!!! We, OCA, hope we can bring
Family Unity and Happiness to all our guests.
OCA is a non-profit volunteer driven organization with its mission to
promote the social, political, and economic well being of Asian Pacific
Islander Americans. Through this Golden Banquet of Mid-Autumn (Moon)
Festival, we understand the importance of
family reunion and togetherness and appreciate thousands of years of
Chinese culture and traditions.
Please don't forget OCA and YOU have a Mid-Autumn Festival date at
King's Land on 10/7/2017 at 5 p.m.!!!!! (Please see OCA Mid Autumn Banquet)
We had a very success Summer Picnic and Wellness Fair. More than 300 guests joined us for a sunny day filled with food and health care tips! We greatly appreciate those that donated food and volunteered at our event.
FOOD DONATED BY: Guangdong Shan Cake Home (Celestial Bakery) Andy's Kitchen John Holly Purple Ginger Treasures (China Jade) Alex Diep (delicious Vietnamese food) Tang (Wendy) Zheng Weiwen (Benjamin) Cai Jinna (Tina) Xu Yun, Chen Wang Guifang Jesus Zubia (Mexican food) Josephine Siregar (Indonesian food) Jimmy Lam and Margaret Ho
HEALTH CARE SERVICES GUESTS: Dallas Cox Zhang Lei Gao Shanwen, (Chinese Medicine and acupuncture) Li Xianxian (Manicure Division) Shunchun (Amy) Chen Zhang (massage division) Chen Yumei and Gao (dentist) Ching Chunhua (cosmetic skin care experts) Shaolin Kungfu Academy master Tai Chi and square dance Yu Yuling Master Professor Kung Fu
OCA Most Sincere Invitation to you and your
family to OCA Summer Picnic and Wellness Fair
Our slogan for OCA Summer Picnic and Wellness Fair is "Eat Happy and Live Healthy!"
Therefore, besides serving wonderful delicious international food (by the way
one of our members will bring a home made stove and make fresh beef/been
tortilla for us!!), we will have Tai Chi master and Shaolin Kung Fu master
teach us how to keep healthy and defend ourselves. We will also have
massage therapists, manicure specialist, acupuncturists, Chinese medicine
doctors and dentists who will offer free services/advice. We will set up
tents, tables, home made stove, and provide food and drinks and of course we
will have our very knowledgeable and skilled Wellness experts to help us to
live a long and healthy life. All you have to do is to bring some lawn
chairs and towels if you want to swim. Since Cherry Creek State Park
charges $9 per car, you may want to consider parking your cars in the parking
lot of Furniture Row (Quincy and Parker) and carpool with your family,
relatives and friends. You can enter the park from Parker & Lehigh.
Once you pass the ticket booth, you will see the sign directing you to
different locations, please look for the direction to Beach and Swim and then
follow the sign to Beach and Swim area, turn left onto Beach and Swim area and
you can park your car in the parking lot. You will see our OCA
sign. I promise you a very fun-filled day with lots of food and
wellness activities to make you feel happy and healthy. This is a
excellent opportunity for you to do fun stuff with your family and enjoy this
wonderful summer day with your loved ones.
I look forward to seeing you all on
8/13/2017 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Cherry Creek State Park (Parker &
Lehigh entrance and follow the sign to Beach/Swim area). Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any questions.
Margaret S. Choi
President of OCA Colorado
OCA科州美华協會之夏日野餐与保健活動將於今年8月13日由早上十時到下午二時將在CHERRY CREEK STATE PARK 的swim and beach (游泳与海灘地区）隆重登場！現在此誠心邀請大家踴躍參加- 闔府統請來与我們OCA科州美华協會會長与各位董事们共進午餐与享受保健活動。人生苦短，最重要是活得開心与健康今次是一家人老老少少，大大小小可以參加這個老少咸宜的有益又好玩的家庭活動活，千萬不要錯過啊！所謂偷得浮生半日閒，希望8月13日在CHERRY CREEK STATE PARK 你和家人朋友可以大駕光臨來我們OCA这次舉辦的美丽而多姿多采的夏日野餐与保健活動。
註：由於Cherry Creek State Park(櫻桃溪州公園)每部車收九元, 你可以考慮把車子泊在Parker 和
Race information: The Dragon Flies are in the Flag-Catching
(FC) Division. Each team must have a minimum of eight (8) male and eight
(8) female paddlers, plus two (2) other paddlers of your choosing. You
must also have a drummer and flag catcher. A steersman for all races
will be provided by Colorado Dragon Boat Festival. All races will be 250
are looking for OCA Colorado members to paddle
on our dragon boat team.
This is an amazing opportunity to be a part of one of
festivals in Colorado!
Our Team: OCA - DragonFlies
Festival Date: July 29 and 30, 2017 (Saturday and Sunday) at Sloan's Lake
Our Flag Catching team will only have races on Saturday, July 29th.
Team Fee: $20/person. This includes a t-shirt, three mandatory
practices and dragon boat racing on the first day of the festival
There will be three mandatory practices held at Aurora Reservoir:
Saturday, June 24th, 8:30-10:00 am
Saturday, July 15th, 8:30-10:00 am
Sunday, July 23rd, 10:15-11:45 am
Your commitment: You Must attend all three practices; and you Must be prepared to be at the Dragon Boat Festival for the whole day on Saturday, July 29th
Finally, you must be an OCA Colorado Member. Not a member? Now is the perfect time to join!
If you are interested and/or have any questions, please contact Johnny Poon (Team Captain) at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thanks for being a part of our annual Lunar New Year celebration! If you were unable to attend this year, we hope you take the opportunity to join us next year. Wishing you and yours a healthy, happy and prosperous year of the Rooster!