Meeting Minutes

Blue Water Parrot Head Club
Meeting Minutes 4/10/18
Lynwood Bar


President’s Remarks: Welcome to the Lynwood Bar. Team drink! Take care of your waitress!


37 members present


50/50 Raffle Can’t win if you don’t play! Lynda C won $54.00 . Coconuts won by Gail K. and Cathy W.



  1. Quarterly Charity~ Marysville SOS Food Pantry All things food!

  2. Pop tab battle with the Great Lakes Region Has ended for 2018. 426 pounds collected by our club! Ask your friends to save! Just picked up Michigamme Elementary!

  3. Ink Cartridges St. John’s Port Huron youth group

  4. Scrap metal and cords~ Keep the cords coming!    

  5. March of Dimes Challenge ~ Blue Water Babies vs. Team Pinky Poo. And the winner is… Team Pinky Poo by $12.48! Grand total $975.82!!

  6. Box Tops for Education~ Still collecting for Carsonville Port Sanilac Schools.

  7. Tires and Treads~ On cruise control until June. Have a 10% night at Texas Roadhouse Thursday, April 26 from 3-9. 100% of proceeds go to the Crull Closet.


Treasurer’s Report~ We have money and the checkbook balances! Balance of $6,328.04


Special Presentation~ Paper products and a $500 check were presented to Hunter Hospitality House!


Old Business:

Bowling Phundraiser~ Pauline did a great job with her first fundraiser! HHH received paper products and $500!! A GREAT time was had by all! Pauline would like to make this an annual event for a different charity each year. YAY!


Blood Drives~ St. Clair County Tech 8-2 April 13, Marysville K of C 1-7 April 23, Croswell Lions Building 12-5:45 April 25, St. Clair County Community College 10-4 April 26


Scholarships~ We have two applicants! The applications will be read by Shelly, Janie, and Donna.


Christmas Party 2018~  Plans are underway. Tentative date is Friday, November 30 at the Lions Hall in St. Clair. Corner of King and St. Clair HWY. Next committee meeting is April 17, 5:00 at the Maritime Center.


Golf Outing~Still an option. Puttin’ for Paws just south of Lexington. It will also be the day of our Pheeding Phrenzy. We will pick a place up that way.

Garage Sale~ Continue saving good stuff! Weekend of August 17 and 18.


Road Clean-Up~ Sunday, April 22, Sunday July 15, Sunday, September 23. Meet at the Park and Ride on Fred Moore (I 94) across from the BP at 9:45 a.m.. Mark your    calendars now! Scavenger Hunts will be happening.


Beer Tent~ Antique boat show in Port Huron. No go.


New Business:   

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


Spare Change Challenge~ Need two new captains! Kelly is captain of the Tropical Tykes

Donna Howard is the other captain. Thanks ladies!


Additional news and updates~

PHOSC~ 2 events coming up this summer. May 20 charity music event. Pretty much sold out. July 21 is the Duc D’Orleans cruise $25.00 for the evening. Jim R. has two tickets he will raffle off at the June meeting. It was a sell out last year. Don’t wait to get your tickets! Thanks Dennis!

P.O.E.T.S. begins Saturday, May 5 in Courtwright


Maragaritafest in Lexington~ August 24 and 25 7pm to 10pm 10 Beach Drive Friday night, and Air Margaritaville Saturday night. Kelly and Eric can reserve chairs.


    March Pheeding Phrenzy~ At Casey’s. We packed the area. Waitresses were great!


    April’s Pheeding Phrenzy~ Drew from the suggestions made by the members in attendance. The Atrium Cafe will be the place. April 27, 6:00 pm


501(3)c~ In progress! Ken L. filled us in on what Dan Lawyers office said about raffle license. We cannot just tell them we sent it in each year. We need to send it in again every year. If we get the 501, that will be eliminated.


Adair Suckerfest is Sunday, May 6. Jim R. can tow the float. 7 miles of eating and drinking and parading! Line up at 10:00, parade begins at noon. $10.00 to enter. Proceeds are going to Kids in Distress. After-glow at Jim and Karen’s.


International Day Parade~ Wednesday, July 11 at 6:30. No theme yet. Need to do some sail mending.


Wine Trail~ May 20, Seaway Terminal from 1-5. Lynda will have more details next month.


Port Sanilac Marina Tenth Annual Open House~ This Saturday. Go to their website and register. Lots of fun!!

Birthdays: Karen Racz 4-02, Denise Soyko 4-02, Viola Burr 4-04, Fred Bach 4-07, Ron Morris 4-10, Bernie Nummer 4-11, Lee Randall 4-11, Mike Olar 4-16, Sue Milton 4-16, Kim Clute 4-18, Cynthia Lane 4-18, Bill Padgett 4-27


Meeting closed by birthday phlockers Team drink!