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Message from the OA Board – June 2022

Summertime comes to Orinda!     Orinda Library Storytime is back in person at the Orinda Library, beginning June 1. Also, check out the library’s Summer...

A Message From the President – May 2022

Orinda – Keep on Truckin’     As the days grow warmer, The Orinda Association’s annual 4th of July Parade draws nearer! This year’s theme is...

Message from the OA Board – April 2022

Spring is in the Air     Spring is in the air. On April 1, Walk to Work Day, get out and enjoy our beautiful town....

Two Orinda Residents Become Orinda Association Board Members

(Courtesy of Kelly Sopak)State Farm Agent Kelly Sopak also coaches the Carondelet Women’s Basketball team.(Courtesy of Grace Paik)Grace Paik grew her creative solutions to...

Message from the OA Board – March 2022

All-Call Support for Our Best Hometown Parade     The Orinda Association Board wishes everyone a happy Spring Equinox (March 20), a time for renewal, reflection,...

President’s Message – February 2022

Volunteerism Strong in Orinda     Volunteerism is at the heart of our community, and it’s only fitting The Orinda Association (OA) celebrates the 20th anniversary...

Seniors Around Town Receives Mayor’s Award

(Jeff Heyman, Photographer)Since 2005, the volunteers of Seniors Around Town (SAT) program have been helping Orinda’s seniors get groceries and meet doctor appointments. They...

A Message from the OA President – January 2022

Happy New Year!     The Orinda Association Board wishes you a happy and healthy 2022! We hope you have been able to spend the recent...

Clean, Used and New Coat Donations Accepted Through December 15

(Courtesy of Krysta Lapcevic)Wagner Ranch Girl Scouts collected 273 adult and youth coats for the One Warm Coat organization in October. The donated coats...

A Message from the OA Board – December 2021

A Time for Giving     A few weeks ago, my very close friend of 25 years was killed in a tragic automobile accident. These moments...

Message from the OA Board – November 2021

November – A Month for Giving     Please collect your extra coats for the One Warm Coat Drive at The Orinda Association (OA) office. Drop...

The Orinda Association: Meet its Officers and Board Members

(Sally Hogarty, Photographer)Cindy Powell with Bill Hudson, the 2019 recipient of the William Penn Mott, Jr. Environmental Award.(Lori A. Cheung, Photographer)Latika Malkani helps unload...

OA Board Member Chris Laszcz-Davis Wins Lifetime Achievement Award

(Courtesy of Chris Laszcz-Davis) Long-time Orinda resident Chris Laszcz-Davis recently received a lifetime achievement award for her contributions to occupational and environmental hygiene over a...

Thank You for Making the Classic Car Show Success!

(David Dierks, Photographer)Crowds enjoyed the 17th Annual Orinda Classic Car Show.     The OA Board wishes to thank everyone who came out and supported...

Message from the OA Board – September 2021

Classic Car Show Rolls into Orinda Once Again!     While last year’s Car Tour was certainly fun with its livestream of the tour, it...

4th of July Parade Winners!

(Cindy Powell, Photographer)(L-R) Miramonte freshman Leila Bickerstaff, Kyra Gheyara and Mia Kimball and 8th-grader Sienna Gheyara were among the judges of this year’s 4th...

Seniors Around Town Recognizes and Appreciates Volunteer Drivers

(Kathy Enzerink, Photographer)The Orinda Association Board Member Cindy Powell, third from the left, joins volunteer Seniors Around Town drivers Greta Westeson, Joel Jackson and...

A Message from the OA Board – August 2021

Thank you, Orinda, and On to The Next Event!     Thank you to the many wonderful volunteers who made this year’s 4th of July...

Accomplished Teen Charis Woo Interns for The Orinda News

(Sally Hogarty, Photographer)High school junior Charis Woo is the new student intern for The Orinda News.     Well-rounded doesn’t begin to describe Charis...

A Message from the OA Board – July 2021

Enthusiastic Volunteer     We are thrilled to see you and your neighbors at the Fourth of July parade. It will be the first time...

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