Meeting Minutes

Blue Water Parrot Head Club
Meeting Minutes 2/11/20
Lynwood Bar


President’s Remarks: Welcome to the Lynwood Bar in beautiful Marysville


30 members present


50/50 Raffle~Need to be in it to win it! 50/50 won by Tom L. Coconuts won by Kelly P., Alan C., and Erik P


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

Time to stock up for the cooler weather!



1. Quarterly Charity~ Blue Water Area Humane Society. Needed items include unscented clumping cat litter, Purina Cat Chow, bleach, and more. You can check their wish list on Amazon. 

2. Wire/Cords~ Keep the cords coming! Don’t forget about little pieces of scrap.

3. 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. Just two months left!

4. Bob’s Plastics~Bob H is collecting all things plastic. Hard caps, plastic grocery bags, prescription bottles, etc. Prescription bottles need to have lids on and labels off.   5. Tab Collection is going strong. We are going to split our tabs between Mid Michigan and Detroit Ronald McDonald houses. Keep bringing those in and thank you very much! There are about 1,100 tabs in one pound. We have delivered over 1 million tabs. This year we should hit the multi million tab club!!


Treasurer’s Report~ We have money and the checkbook balances! Balance of $4676.60

Old Business:

 Blood Drives~  Mon. Feb. 17 Port Huron Elks 12:00-6:00, Tues. Feb. 18, St. Clair Co Mental Health 10:00-4:00, Wed. Feb. 19 SC4 10:00-4:00, Thur. Feb. 20, St. Clair Twp. Offices 9:00-3:00


 Remind~ New text to 81010 Make the message @4dkgde Send


 Meat Raffle~ All tickets and/or money are due March 1!


 Silver Sticks~ Erik is glad it is over! He said it went well.


        Home Helping ~ Lynda C. The St. John’s Youth Group is going to be 

refurbishing homes again this year. They need homes to refurbish. If you 

Know anyone who could benefit from this program, give the names to Lynda. 


Bowling Event~ Pauline ~ “Spring Fling” We will have raffle baskets and 50/50 again. Proceeds will be split between the Blue Water Area Humane Society and our scholarship fund. Date is Saturday, April 25 at the Zebra Bowl O Drome from 1:00-4:00. Tickets are $15

We need raffle items!! Only 2 meetings left to bring in items!


         Yard Sale~ It is NOT too early to start thinking about this summer’s Yard Sale 

    Trail. We could have sold much more last year if we had it. Set aside your

      good junque. If items are boxed, they can be given to Jim any time


 New Business~ 

         Christmas Party 2020~ City Flats. More details to come. Date is the 

     third Saturday in December the 19th.


      St. Patrick’s day Parade~ Jim H. Sat. March 14 parade and pub crawl. Parade at 

      Noon. Float build party tentatively set for March 7. Line up across from Pine 

      Grove Park. We meet at Palms Krystal after the parade. RSVP to Candi or Bob


 Additional news and updates~     


        PHOTSC~  July 18 is the Duc Cruise. 10 Beach Drive will be the entertainment. 

     POETS begins May 9. Begins about 4:00. More info to come. 


        Tires and Treads~ 

Sat, May 2 is a Mud Bog in Carsonville. It goes all day. Wear your boots! 

Gates open at 10:00. Show starts at noon and goes to 10:00 pm. Jim Kohler 

donated pennants and parts of monster trucks to raffle off. More details to come!


        January Pheeding Phrenzy~ Everyone had a good time at Casey’s.


        February Pheeding Phrenzy~ Rivera in Marine City. Sat. Feb 29, 6:30. Our Leap

        Year party! 


        March Pheeding Phrenzy~ Saturday, March 28 at the Tally Ho in North Lakeport

     at 6:30


     Foster Kids~ Jim H. Thank you from the DHHS for our participation. We also received a note from each of the kids thanking us. 


     Jenny friend of Janie~ called Janie to thank us for our support.


     Shooting Group steak dinner~ Coming up again. Stay tuned for details. Thanks 



     Adair Suckerfest Parade~ Sunday, May 3 at noon.


     Pat McKenzie~ Had bypass surgery in Gulf Shores Alabama. Thoughts and prayers to her!


     Kelly P.~ Asking for prayers for her daughter who has cancer.

     VAD Benefit~ Jim and Co. attended. Jim won 50/50 and donated it back. Jim

     Will drive next year if anyone wants to come!


  Birthdays: Sheila Bach 02/07, Claudette Green-Lunney 02/09, Pat McKenzie 02/18, Suzy Horan 02/26 


 Meeting closed by birthday phlockers~ Team drink!