Meeting Minutes

Blue Water Parrot Head Club
Meeting Minutes 5/14/19
Lynwood Bar


President’s Remarks:  Welcome to the Lynwood Bar. Remember your waitress. Team drink! Here’s to Ray!


25 members present


50/50 Raffle~Can’t win if you don’t play! $55 won by Tom L. Coconuts won by

Pat M, Pauline N., and Ken N.


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~ Save A Soul Animal Sanctuary and Rescue. See the need list under Old Business.

  2. Ink Cartridges St. John’s Port Huron youth group. Aka Lynda’s kids

  3. Wire/Cords~ Keep the cords coming!

  4. Baby Bottle Challenge~ New captains are Jane Howard and Lynda Caryl!!!

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

  6. Anthony’s Autism Awareness~ is collecting bottle caps for Buddy Benches.

      This is our last meeting to collect. We have collected A LOT!


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



Old Business:

Blood Drives~ May 15, Port Huron High School 8:00-2:00, May 23, McLaren Port Huron 8:00-2:00


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


   Save A Soul~ Need List: puppy pads (lots!) paper towel, baby wipes, bleach for

   laundry, Nylabones (non-edible), meal worms. June is the last month to donate

   With the club.


Looking to add new members~ ideas? Air Margaritaville will be playing in Marysville Sunday, July 14, 8:30-10:00. Can we set up a booth? Hand out fliers?  Have a flier to post? Bob H. will drive around and post fliers. We will make a sign to hang on the door to the deck informing people that we are having a meeting and they are invited to attend.


Putt n For Paws~ June 15 Karen R. Wish list is on our website. Begin at 3:00 with a get-together at the Lexington Brewing Company afterwards. $7.00 per person



New Business:


      Plastic wrapping collection~ Bob H. Dry cleaner bags, bubble wrap, vegetable bags from grocery bags, hard plastic caps and grocery bags. Bring them to the meeting or give them to Bob Howard. This is for the St. Clair County Parks. Their goal is a bench in every county park.


      Bark for Life~ Candi Saturday, June 1 in Palmer Park 10:00-1:00. Steve moved to donate $100, Sheri seconded. Passed unanimously. Bring your dog(s) and join the fun!


   Parade~ July 17, theme is space. We need to refurbish the float. Stay tuned for details.

Additional news and updates~


       PHOTSC~ Here Comes Summer party made over $650. Fun was had by all! Duc cruise July 20, board at 6:30, depart at 7;00. Cost $25.00 Canadian. Tickets available soon. Mark’s backyard POETS in July will be his birthday party and there will be live music. It is all happening on July 27.


Bowling Fundraiser~ $298 basket raffles. Grand total was $600. Another success! We will try to schedule it earlier in the year next year. Money went to Volunteers Assisting the Disabled for their camp at Camp Cavell.


       Tires and Treads~ Fran is the speaker at the NHS induction at Northern, if we   

        have fliers ready by next meeting T&T can distribute them at the car show, a

       comedy show is being planned for “Hunter’s Widow Weekend” in November


       Pheeding Phrenzy in April~ Lynch’s took good care of us. We are more than

      welcome to come back!


       Pheeding Phrenzy for May~ Sat. May 25 Backyard party at Jim and Karen’s

    4780 Maitland Road, Clyde. 5:00 until ???? Bring a dish you are known for.


       Tupperware Fundraiser~ Kelly P. She has regular books. She closed out the

    fundraiser. We made $39.20. Out of the regular book, Kelly will donate her hostess

    gifts to the club for raffle baskets. Thanks Kelly!


    Road Clean up~ Cancelled due to weather.  Steve will get us the dates soon. End

    Of July sometime.


    Huron Pointe Youth Shotgun Steak Dinner~ Sheri shared that Friday, June 14

    From 5-8 is this year’s event. Tickets are $15 for adults (13 and up), $10 for

    Kids (ages 5-12) For more info call (810) 364-6321


    Back in Canada, a lime is now .78 cents. Could we set up a Go Fund Me page so

     the Canadians can afford limes? PHUNNY!


    Marysville Police Explorers Program~Austin P.  4th grade bike rodeo Jane moved

    that we purchase a boy and a girl bike. Keets will buy one bike and the adults will

    buy the Other one. Candi seconded. Passed unanimously.


    Scholarship Fund~ Jim R. Can we split the $500 into two $250 scholarships?

    Sheri explained how close the applications are. Discussion was held. The decision

    Was to split it this year. Future funding for the scholarship fund was discussed.


    Spare Change Challenge~ Donna H. won. Total raised was $584.99 for Kids in

    Distress. Pauline moved and Erik seconded to round that up to $600. Passed



Birthdays: Chris Haywood May 10, Lynda Caryl May 12, Casey Ross May 19, Candi   Lozowski May 25, Suzy Case May 28

Meeting closed by birthday phlockers~ Team drink!