President’s Remarks: Cheryl Badley passed away this past weekend in Nevada from a motorcycle accident. She was one of our founding members. Jim led us in a team drink to Cheryl
23 members present
50/50 Raffle~Need to be in it to win it! $45 won by Ken L. Coconuts won by Bob H., Ken N., 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
1. Quarterly Charity~ Last meeting for school supplies. Loose leaf paper, #2 pencils, erasers and 1 ½-2” three ring binders are needed. Becky Miketich will be making the delivery to Algonac Middle School.
2. Ink Cartridges St. John’s Port Huron youth group. Aka Lynda’s kids
3. Wire/Cords~ Keep the cords coming! Don’t forget about little pieces of scrap
4. 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.
5. Box Tops for Education~ Still collecting for Carsonville Port Sanilac Schools.
6. St. Clair County Parks~The Lexington Lions are collecting plastic grocery bags for Buddy Benches to be placed in St. Clair County Parks. Bob H. is the man in charge. 7. Tab Collection is going strong. Arizona club is now collecting tabs because of us!
Treasurer’s Report~ We have money and the checkbook balances! $5,550.79
Blood Drives~ Thur. Sep. 17 SC4 10-4, Fri. Sep 20 SCC Sheriff Office 1-7, Wed. Sep 25 SEMCO 10-4, Mon. Sep. 30 Colonial Woods Church 1-7
Remind~ New text to 81010 Make the message @4dkgde Send
Christmas Party 2019~ Anyone interested in organizing a party please meet with Shelly briefly after the meeting
Christmas Family~ New quarterly charity will be the family. Jim H. will look into details.
Roof Sit~ Sep 14-20 Jim H. filled us in. Candi moved to donate $200, Lynda C. seconded. Passed unanimously.
Mutt March~Sheri gave us the scoop. BWHS is trying raffles this year. An aging volunteer force is the reason for the change and they hope to raise more money.
Pig Out Pig Roast~ To benefit the Marysville Police Explorers. Sunday, October 6, $20 a ticket. Proceeds to purchase new equipment for the Explorers program. Location is old firehall at Marysville. Candi moved to donate $80. From the Keets account and Lynda C. seconded. Jane H. moved for the club to match the $80 for another radio. Ane seconded. Passed unanimously.
Additional news and updates~
PHOTSC~ No report
Tires and Treads~ This Saturday car and craft show at the Ruby Lions hall. We
are free to pass out fliers to recruit new members. Nov. 16 a comedy club at the
American Legion in Port Huron. We are going to sell tickets and get half the
proceeds of the tickets we sell. Women are encouraged to sit by the stage
and the men should sit in back! We need ticket sellers. Fran told us about a woman with terminal cancer
Who needs $225 to get plates on her car. $250 was moved by Ane W. and
Lynda C. seconded. Passed unanimously. Garfield is their next target school.
Road Clean Up~ September 29. 9:45 meet at the Park n Ride at Palms and I 94
Last one for the year.
Election Year~ Lynda C. will be the nominations officer. Nominations are being
accepted for ALL positions!
Pheeding Phrenzy~ Gars in Marine City Saturday, Sep. 28. Arrive around 6:00 pm.
Afterwards, we move to LaCroix to enjoy 10 Beach Drive.
Margaritafest~ Phun time with Carribean Blue!! Thanks Kelly and Erik for saving
Imagination Station~ Sep. 10-15
South Side Music Festival~ Ane The festival got moved up the hill and a good time
Was had by all.
Request for a Donation~ Candi told us about Jim and Donna’s grandson who is 28
Was recently diagnosed with Guillan Barre Disease. Jim gave us some details.
Candi moved to donate $250 and Lynda C. seconded.
Meat Raffle~ Bob H. wants to do it this year. He will run it if we get the license.
Thank You~ from the VAD.
Anniversary Party~ Thanks Jim and Donna Howard!
Birthdays: Pauline Nofs 09/04, Judy Langmesser 09/10, Beverly Thayer 09/13, Deb Olar 09/14, Joe Piechotte 09/23, Alan Case 09/24, Rob Ingles 09/24, Donna Howard 09/28
Meeting closed by birthday phlockers~ Team drink!!