Blue Water Parrot Head Club
Meeting Minutes 11/8/22
President’s Remarks~ Welcome to the Lynwood Bar! Remember to record your volunteer hours.
Jim opened the meeting with a traditional TEAM DRINK!
New Member~ Kim Salgot
26 members present
50/50 Raffle ~Can’t win it if you are not in it! 50/50 of $55 won by Sue A.
Coconuts won by Kelly P, Pauline N, Jim H, Janie H, Ken N, Bob C, Karen R,
Bill P, Connie H.
Merchandise~ Deb O. T-shirts are $20. XXL $23 Sweatshirts are $30. XXL $33 Hats are $10. We also have vinyl decals and license plate holders. It’s long sleeves weather!
1. Quarterly Charity~ Our charity is DHHS for Christmas.
Gift cards in any amount to Target, Meijer, Kohl’s, Penney, etc.
2. Wire/Cords~ Keep the cords coming! Don’t forget about little pieces of scrap. Holiday light strings are great.
3. Spare Change Challenge ~Our next cause is DHHS for Christmas 2023. New captains are
Tom L and Jim R. Adding Canadian change to the challenge.
4. Tab Collection ~Keep saving them and get your friends and
coworkers to do it too! We are getting tabs from the Schutz Family McDonald’s Restaurants.
Rachel K. in Key West is collecting for us.
Treasurer’s Report~ We have money and the checkbook balances. Balance of $5,632.45
Deb does an awesome job!
Blood Drives~ Please go online and set up an appointment
www.redcross.org Limited spaces are available! See the Treasurers
Report for dates, time, locations, and availability. 4 to choose from!
Remind~ New text to 81010 Make the message @4dkgde Send
Santa Parade~ Jim H. Day after Thanksgiving. Starts by Casey’s. Float will be in place by 5:30. Bring any left-over Halloween candy. The Saturday before that (11/19) will be float decorating day. 3888 North Road. 4:00 Party to follow at Jim and Donna’s.
Foster Kids~ Jim H. If you buy something before our shopping day, let Jim H. know so he can cross it off the list. Our group shop will be Sunday, Dec. 4 at the Mall at 1:00. We usually go out to dinner after.
Christmas Party~ Bob H. Has been moved to 6889 State Rd. Burtchville. Still on Saturday, December 3. Party begins at 6:30, we will eat at 7:00 and the music begins at 8:00. Band stops at 11:00, but we can DJ if anyone wants to party-on! B.Y.O.B and Club will supply mixes, ice, and cups. Cost will be $30 per person. Friends and family are invited! Brand new barn on the far right.
Silver Sticks~ Erik P. He has retired from Silver Sticks!
Additional News and Updates:
Tires and Treads~ Calendars are still available. Leo is in remission but must continue chemo. He has a 60% chance. Cici has brain cancer. She is 11 and does not want any more treatments. Second school is 6 mos. to 5-year-old kids. Dollar General on Dove has named them as their Christmas charity. T and T collect clothes year ‘round. They collect empties also. Deliver to 2426 Hueling Road.
Meat Raffle~ Bob H. Tickets make great gifts and stocking stuffers!
We have 98 tickets left and 3 months to sell them.
10 Beach Drive is playing New Year’s Eve at the PH Eagles. No cover. 8:00-1:00
MOTM~ Jim R. Jim got to brag on us a little bit. They liked the wire and tab collections.
People are impressed by us! Next year it will be in Gulf Shores.
Dates to Remember:
11/9 National Fried Chicken Sandwich Day
11/13 World Kindness Day
11/19 National Carbonated Beverage with Caffeine Day
11/23 Thankful for My Dog Day
11/28 Cyber Monday
Birthdays: Steve Padgett Nov. 1
Meeting closed by birthday phlocker~ TEAM DRINK!
December Birthdays: Lisa Leyere, Fran Morris, Gary Reichle, Ken Nofs, Bob H,