Old Fashioned Farmers Association
P O Box 882
Van Wert OH 45891
The OFFA show went really well for July 2016. We thank everyone who made that possible-members, visitors, sponsors and people who participated in events and displays.
After a busy summer it is time to get ready for the 2017 show, which is June 29 thru July 2. The featured tractor this year is Allis-Chalmers, plus equipment, along with a variety of hit and miss engines of all brands. Following is the schedule of meetings for the coming year. All brands of tractors and equipment at always welcome to display at the show.
Below is a list of meeting datesand times.
|February 14 ||7:00 pm ||Directors Meeting |
|March 14||7:00 pm||General Membership|
|April 11||7:00 pm||Directors Meeting|
|May 9||7:00 pm||Directors Meeting|
|June 13||7:00 pm||General Membership |
|June 25||1:00 pm||Set up for the Show|
|June 29 & 30, July 1 & 2||Show time||41st Annual Show|
|July 11||7:00 pm||After Show Critique|
|August 8||7:00 pm||Directors Meeting|
|September 12||7:00 pm||Directors Meeting|
|October14 Fall Potluck||6:00 pm||General Membership|
|November 14 Election of Officers||7:00 pm||General Membership|
|December 9 Christmas Potluck||6:00 pm||General Membership|
October and December are potlucks for the General Membership and their families. OFFA will provide meat and drinks for the potlucks. Please bring a covered dish or two and table service. The potlucks will be held at St. Paul's Reformed Church in America - 6077 German Church Road, Ohio City, OH. This is handicap accessible. Directions are:
Convoy-Heller Road south from 224 (where 49 goes into Convoy) to German Church Road. Turn left. First church on the left side (white church).
Elections will be held at the November meeting. Anyone interested in a position, please let anofficer or trustee know of your interest so your name can be put on the ballot.
The December meeting will be our Christmas Party, complete with a visit from Santa. Don't forget to bring items for our annual Christmas Auction. It is a lot of fun and brings in some funds for the club.
Come join in the fun. If anyone has any suggestions or ideas for the show or would like to serve on one of the committees, please let one of the officers or directors know, drop us an email, or come to one of our meetings.
D'Wight Sheets, President
The Old Fashioned FarmersAssociation