October 2013


Leona Lodge is located in Leona Heights Park just off of CA 13, and near the 580/ CA13 intersection in Oakland- From CA 13
- Take Carson Street Exit toward Redwood Road
- Keep right at fork, follow signs to Leona Lodge
- Turn right on to Mountain Blvd. (destination will be on left) – 4444 Mountain Blvd.

From the Oakland Airport

- Take Airport Drive SE which turns into 98th Street
- Take 98th Street several blocks to the 580 West toward Downtown Oakland/ San Fran
- Keep Right, (for short distance)
continue on CA 13 Warren Fwy Follow signs for CA 13 Berkley – Take Carson Street Exit toward Redwood Road
- Keep right at fork, follow signs to Leona Lodge
- Turn right on to Mountain Blvd. (destination will be on left) – 4444 Mountain Blvd.

map to Leona Lodge

Haway!

Attached is the agenda for the Saturday Nov. 2nd Northern California Osage Gathering at Leona Lodge in Oakland. Below is some additional information.

What: Fall Northern California Osage gatheringWhen: Saturday, November 2nd 10am-7pm

Where: Leona Lodge, 4444 Mountain Blvd, Oakland CA

RSVP: osages@northerncaliforniaosage.org

Lunch & Dinner & Raffle: If possible, please bring a dish for the potluck and raffle item (raffle item can be gently used)

Accommodations for Nor Cal Osage gathering

The Oakland airport is a 15 to 20 minute drive from Leona Lodge. San Francisco is the next closest airport & the drive to the lodge depends on traffic (usually 45-60 minutes).

Hotels:

There is any number of hotels to choose from around the airport which is in closest proximity to the Lodge. Other areas to look for hotels are Emeryville and South Berkley. The hotels over in Emeryville are in the best area of town.

Emeryville

-Marriot Courtyard Emeryville is one option http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/oakmv-courtyard-oakland-emeryville/

Oakland Airport Hotels are not only at the airport, you can get to Leona Lodge and avoid the freeway.

-Red Lion Inn http://www.redlion.com/our-hotels/california/oakland-airport/ 

-La Quinta which is no frills, but clean, convenient and economical http://www.lq.com/lq/properties/propertyProfile.do?propId=858.

Camping:

Happy Campers, there is camping within a 15 minute drive of Leona Lodge at Anthony Chabot Park. http://www.ebparks.org/parks/anthony_chabot 1-888-327-2757

Elected Officials attending

In addition to the agenda items, it appears Chief Red Eagle and more than half of the Osage Congress is coming. Each elected official, as usual, will have five minutes to speak, and they will be available for questions.

Please forward this information to any Osage you think may be able to come to this gathering.

Thank you,

The Northern California Osage Steering Committee

www.northerncaliforniaosage.org

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