Meeting Minutes

Blue Water Parrot Head Club
Meeting Minutes 11/12/19
Lynwood Bar


President’s Remarks: Welcome to the Lynwood Bar, the home of the Blue Water Parrothead Club. Thank you veterans!!


26 members present


50/50 Raffle~Need to be in it to win it! $53 won by Connie! Coconuts won by Connie H., Tim N., and Bill 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

Time to stock up for the cooler weather!



1. Quarterly Charity~ Will be our foster kids.                        

2. Wire/Cords~ Keep the cords coming! Don’t forget about little pieces of scrap. Holiday lights season is here. Save those dead strings.

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.

4. 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.

5. Tab Collection is going strong. We are going to split our tabs between Mid Michigan and Detroit Ronald McDonald houses. Thomas Edison Elementary is going to be collecting for us. Yay! 


Treasurer’s Report~ We have money and the checkbook balances! $4,627.70


Old Business:

Blood Drives~ Tues. Nov. 19 SC4 10-4, Thurs. Nov. 21 St. Clair High School 8-2,

Thurs. Dec. 5, Port Huron Northern 8-1


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


     Meat Raffle~ We have the license! Tickets are printed and ready to sell. $10 a piece. Only 300 will be sold. All tickets, sold with money or unsold, must be turned in by March 1!! Drawing will be held at the March meeting. Prizes are gift cards to C Roys: 5th place $50 , 4th place $75, 3rd place $125, 2nd place $250, and first place is a $500 gift card to C Roys! 


   Comedy Club~ Sat. Nov. 16 at the PH American Legion. Tickets are $20 and we get $10 from each ticket sold!! Jim and Janie have tickets to sell. Doors open at 7:00. Checks are made payable to Tires and Treads. Wear your best Parrotphanlia! Tires and Treads has sold about 40 tickets. Tickets are available at the door. There will be a bar and concessions. 50/50 raffle also. 6 for $5.00. First drawing for T&T, second drawing for us. We can sell merchandise also.


    Foster Kids~ Jim H. We have three young girls from the same household. Dec. 15 shop and wrap. Bring items to our December meeting!!


New Business:


     Election  Results~ Lynda C. Bob Howard is the new vice president.


     Ink Cartridges~ Lynda said they are not collecting them any more. 


     Santa Parade~Jim H. No Saturday float build party before the parade. Jim has a commitment. November 29 at 6:00. Line up 5:30 by the YMCA. Dress in your best parrotphenalia. 


     Christmas Party Opportunity~ We have access to a brand new hall December 18...City Flats!  That will be our Christmas Party/ Pheeding Phrenzy. More info to follow. Check your email and Reminds.


      Float Winter Storage~ The pole barn

     Silver Sticks~Erik Regional the first weekend in Dec. Really need help in Jan. 2nd, 3rd, and 4th weekends. Erik will hook you up with an easy job. Kelly makes it phun!


Additional news and updates~


      PHOTSC~  Bowling is Nov. 30 at Marcin Bowl in Point Edward. 10 pin. Lanes are reserved so numbers of attendees is requested.  Bowling begins at 7:00. $15 for 2 games and shoes. Bring an unwrapped toy. Saturday,December 14 is their Christmas Party. Starts around 5ish. Let Di know if you are attending so she has enough food. LOL!


    Tires and Treads~ 5 schools are looking for winter coats. Shop Goodwill and Salvation Army.


       Hard Plastic Caps~ Trinity Lutheran at 10th and Griswold is collecting them. Feel free to drop them off at the doors on the side street. The Senior Center downtown will take prescription bottles and caps. They are doing it forever! Take the labels off the bottles and keep the caps on.


    Meeting of the Minds~ Hot and Awesome!


Birthdays: Steve Padgett Nov. 1 


Meeting closed by birthday phlocker~ Team drink!!