Meeting Minutes

Blue Water Parrot Head Club
Meeting Minutes 2/13/18
Lynwood Bar




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


31 members present


50/50 Raffle Can’t win if you don’t play! $58.00 won by Deb O. Coconuts won by Diane S. and Cathy W.



  1. Quarterly Charity~Hunter Hospitality House. All things paper! Paper towel, tissues, t.p., napkins.

  2. Pop tab battle with the Great Lakes Region Ask your friends to save! We are shooting for 300 lbs.

  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. Last month to donate is next month! Totals will be revealed at the April meeting. Only a $68.00 difference between the two teams!

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

  7. Tires and Treads~ No report


Treasurer’s Report~ We have money and the checkbook balances! Balance of $4,834.32

Thanks Tom for collecting 50/50!


Old Business:

Hunter Hospitality House~ Housekeeping help is needed. 45 to 60 minutes is all. Call Garrett at (810) 824-3679 to volunteer. Your volunteer hours count for our club.


Bowling Phundraiser~ March 24, Port Huron Lanes, 2-5pm. Tickets are $15 for 2 games and shoes. Tickets available at our Feb. and March meetings and at the door. 50/50 and other raffles too. Invite friends! Form a team! Bring paper goods for HHH and get a free raffle ticket. Pheeding Phrenzy at Casey’s afterwards.    We have created a Facebook page about it.


Blood Drives~ Fri. 2/16 DTE Belle River 2-5 Sun. 2/18 Holy Family Catholic Church, Memphis, 8-2 Mon. 2/19 PH Elks 12-6 Tues. 2/20 SCC Mental Health time? Thur. 2/22 Countryside Family Center, Sandusky 12:30-6:15 Tues. 2/27 Croswell Community Center 12-5:45 and 10-4 Thur. 3/8 PH Northern 8-1 Mon. 3/19 Sacred Heart Church, Yale 11-5


Scholarships~ Are now open! Students with a connection to a Parrothead member are eligible for the BWPHC scholarship of up to $500. Apply through our website. Application deadline is March 31 at 11:59 p.m. PHIP scholarship is available through They award three scholarships: one $2,000.00, one $3,000.00, and one $5,000.00.


   Christmas Party 2018~ First meeting is upcoming


St. Patrick’s Day Parade~ Date change! Saturday, March 10. Meet at Glenwood and Pine Grove/Huron at 11:00. Parade begins at noon. Pub crawl immediately after. We meet at the Palms Krystal Bar. Looking for a dry place for the float build. Tentatively the 3rd. We are in the FUN category!


Golf Outing~ Puttin’ for Paws putt-putt south of Lexington. Bonfire at the Parker’s after! Jim R. will chair.


    New Business:

    Margaritaville Foods~ Feed the Frenzy program 2018 When we plan on a big fundraiser, Margaritaville Foods will provide us with stuff free of charge. Possibly for golf outing.


February Pheeding Phrenzy~ Saturday, February 24. Foxfire Fixins Marine City (the old Bill’s Duck Inn) 6:30


Garage Sale~ Start saving good stuff. Jim takes the good stuff that does not sell to the Uniquely Me Boutique. He just picked up a check for $27


Additional news and updates~

Mrs. Padgett~ The showing for Steve and Bill’s mom will be tomorrow, Feb. 14 from 2-8 at Bower and Rose in Marine City. A reception will be held Thursday, Feb. 15 at Pine Shores Golf Club from 4-8. Please keep the family in your thoughts and prayers.

Club donated $50 to the family.


PHOSC~ In May Here Comes Summer Charity Music Event. $15 advance, $20 at door. Duc cruise on Sat. July 21. Only have room for 160 people. Thanks Lee!


Pheeding Phrenzy for April~ Considering a “luck of the draw” destination on April 27.


Motorcycle Accident Victim~ Deb O. knows of someone who was involved in a

   deer/motorcycle accident. Donna H. motioned to send a donation of $250, Lynda seconded. Motion passed.   

January Pheeding Phrenzy~ Great Lakes Italian took very good care of us.


Motorcycle Accident Victim~ Al has an update. Bill Richards is at Regency for the foreseeable future. He was making a left turn and a kid was trying to beat a light. Every bone below the waist is broken. Motion made by Candi to donate $250, Bill P. seconded. Passed with one nay.


Quadruple Organ Transplant Recipient~ Kyle Berry from PH Elks Ane motioned to donate $150 to his foundation, Steve P. seconded. Passed with one nay.


Silverstick~ Switched from keg to can beer. Saved the tabs for us. Yay!


501c3~ Need a free lawyer!


Thank you~ From Steve on behalf of the Padgett family for the thoughts, prayers, and support.


Maragaritfest 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.

Birthdays: Marlene Hock 02/03, Glen Witalec 02/05, Sheila Bach 02/07, Gary Hock 02/11, Pat McKenzie 02/18 Austin Piechotte 02/23

Meeting closed by birthday phlockers Team drink!