Meeting Minutes

Blue Water Parrot Head Club
Meeting Minutes 1/14/20
Lynwood Bar


President’s Remarks: Welcome to the Lynwood Bar!


21 members present Feel better everyone!


50/50 Raffle~Need to be in it to win it! $43 won by Candi L., Coconut won by

Donna H.


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. Janie passed out a copy of their wish list. You can also check their wish list on Amazon. Purse and jewelry sale Sat. Jan. 25 on Griswold between Michigan and Allen. It is on their website. 

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 a few 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!


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



Old Business:

 Blood Drives~  Fri. Jan. 17 McLaren Port Huron 8:00-2:00, Thur. Feb. 6, St. Clair Co Admin Building 9:00-3:00, Mon. Feb. 17 P.H. Elks 12:00-6:00


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


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


 Silver Sticks~Erik Still needs volunteers. There are a lot of empty slots. Erik will  hook you up with an easy job. Scorekeepers, Marshalls, etc. Call Eric at 810 300-3788


        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.


New Business~ 


Cancer Benefit~ for a lady Janie H. knows She needs a bone marrow transplant Sun. Jan 19 from 2-5 at Lynch’s.  

       There will be a 50/50 and basket raffle. Janie moved to donate $250, Ane seconded. Passed 


    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 



Additional news and updates~     


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

        Terry Burr is the new President. They have challenged the London Club to see 

Which club can collect the most between now and the end of the year. A case of beer is on the line!


        Tires and Treads~ 

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

Fran thanked everyone who attended her birthday party. 2 month old has stage 1 blastoma and they went shopping for him. Mystery event in June. 


        December Pheeding Phrenzy~ Was Dec. 18 at City Flats.


     January Pheeding Phrenzy~ Friday, Jan. 31 at Casey’s. Jim R. needs a head 

      Count. Please RSVP ASAP! 6:30


      February Pheeding Phrenzy~ Rivera in Marine City. Sat. Feb 29. Our Leap

        Year party!


   The Pollinators~ A film about the national bee population. Tickets have to be sold first to have a screening. 6:00 Tues. Jan. 21 at MJR at Chesterfield and Gratiot. Alan will post the ticket info on our Facebook page.


    Jim H. Christmas Kids~Took three trips to get them all in the house. Thanks everyone who helped in any way!


      Thank you ~ Christmas card from the family of  Rick Balmer with a $20 donation. Also, a thank you note from Tom and Candi for our $50 donation to the Humane Society in honor of Tom’s mom. 


    Mary Howard is having a cornea transplant. Please keep her in your prayers.


Birthdays: Ann Reichle Jan. 8, Amy Tenbusch Jan. 8, Becky Miketich Jan. 17, Tom Francis Jan. 17, Jim Howard Jan. 20, Shelly Piechotte Jan. 29


Meeting closed by birthday phlockers~ Team drink!