President’s Remarks: Welcome to the Lynwood Bar in beautiful Marysville. Remember your waitress. Team drink!
29 members present
50/50 Raffle~Need to be in it to win it! $63 won by Pat M. Coconuts won by Pat M., Fran M., and Becky M.
Merchandise~ We have merchandise! T-shirts are $20. XXL $23
Sweatshirts are $30. XXL $33 Hats are $10, and license plate holders are $1.00
Quarterly Charity~ School supplies for a school TBD. Loose leaf paper, #2 pencils, erasers and 1 ½-2” three ring binders are needed.
Ink Cartridges St. John’s Port Huron youth group. Aka Lynda’s kids
Wire/Cords~ Keep the cords coming! Don’t forget about little pieces of scrap
Baby Bottle Challenge~ Captains are Jane Howard and Lynda Caryl!!! Lynda’s team is the Jimmy’s Tiny Pirates. Jane’s is Beach Babes. The Ennis
Center for Children will be the recipient of the money.
Box Tops for Education~ Still collecting for Carsonville Port Sanilac Schools.
St. Clair County Parks~The Ft. Gratiot Lions are collecting bottle caps and all things plastic for Buddy Benches to be placed in St. Clair County Parks. Packing pillows, grocery bags, etc. Bob H. is the man in charge.
Treasurer’s Report~ We have money and the checkbook balances! Balance of $5,900.59
Blood Drives~ Tues. July 30, CMH Electric Ave. 10 - 4, Fri. Aug. 9, McLaren PH 8:00 -2:00, Wed. Aug. 14, St. Edwards 12:45 - 6:45, Fri. Aug. 16, SCC Admin Building 9:00 - 3:00
Remind~ New text to 81010 Make the message @4dkgde Send
Parade~ Wednesday, July 17, at 6:30. Line up N of Glenwood on Huron around
5:30. The theme is Space. Our pirate ship will have rocket engines. Dress “spacey”
This Saturday, July 13 we will put the finishing touches on the float beginning at 4:30.
Party afterwards for those who care to. Bring a dish to pass.
New Member~ Sara Miller. Phinz up!
VAD~ Need help at a casino night. Tuesday, July 23, 6-10 at Camp Cavell. Talk to Jim if you would like to help. You get a T-shirt for volunteering!
Liliana’s Law~ Fran M. brought a guest named Tabatha Kerr. Her young daughter was killed by a table at school. She is circulating petitions to get her bill for timely school inspections through the Education House Committee. Bill 4739 has 3 sponsors. Petitions can also be signed electronically. Go to www.lilianaslaw.com
Lynda C. moved to donate $250 to her cause. Jim H. seconded. Passed unanimously.
Additional news and updates~
PHOTSC~Duc cruise is SOLD OUT! Mark’s backyard POETS in July will be his birthday party and there will be live music to celebrate not only his birthday, but also his retirement. It is happening on July 27.
Putt n 4 Paws~Karen R. We donated $235 plus all the goodies. Jim R. got a hole
In one! We will do it again next year, hopefully on a Sunday.
Tires and Treads~ Will be in the parade with a DeLorean. They will be making a
delivery to Keewhadin Elementary Aug. 28 from 6-8pm. There will be a D.J. and
Vehicles. Also have events planned for Sat. September 14 in Ruby and Sat. Nov.
16 at the American Legion in Port Huron.
Pheeding Phrenzy Updates~ June’s was held at the Lexington Brewing
Company and Wine House after Putt N 4 Paws. July’s will be on Sun. July 28
at the Junction Buoy at 4:00. Pup Morse is going to be the entertainment.
August will be the anniversary party at Jim and Donna’s. Date TBA
Road Clean Up~ Sunday, July 14. Meet at 9:45 at the Park and Ride at Fred Moore Highway and I 94. Donuts will be provided!
Huron Pointe Youth Shotgun Steak Dinner~ Sheri Thanks to those who came!
It was the most profitable dinner to date. It did not rain and the steak was
Yard Sale Trail~ Keep saving your stuff! We will sell Sat. and Sun. August 10 and 11. We have secured a location on M25 just N of Metcalf. NO tube TVs or entertainment centers! Jim R. will be sending out updates.
Save A Soul~ Shelly delivered the items to Anna at her sanctuary. She was VERY appreciative. Over the summer they will be moving to Swartz Creek where they will have more land and a bigger barn.
A Friendly Fundraiser~Bill P. reported that our $250 donation was greatly appreciated by the family dealing with medical bills due to cancer.
Thank you notes~ Received from Kids in Distress, (Relay) Bark for Life, and
Hannah Winkler left a message on our Facebook page.
Birthdays: Ane Whaling 07/03, Steve Mayer 07/07, Catherine Wilkinson 07/08, Terry Burr 07/10, Tim Horan 07/12, Kelly Parker 07/12, Dennis Heath 07/23
Meeting closed by birthday phlocker Kelly~ Team drink!