Meeting Minutes

Blue Water Parrot Head Club
Meeting Minutes 10/8/19
Lynwood Bar


President’s Remarks: Thank you for coming and supporting our club!!


31 members present


50/50 Raffle~Need to be in it to win it! Thank you Tom for selling 50/50! $59 won by Connie H. Coconuts won by Deb O., Ken L., Dennis H., and Austin 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! To get the deal on the order, Deb ordered 5 extras. They are a different fabric like the sweat wicking type.



1. Quarterly Charity~ Will be our foster kids.                        

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. Holiday lights season is approaching. Save those dead strings.

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~ Need to scan something? Karen R.

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. We are going to split our tabs between Mid Michigan and Detroit Ronald McDonald houses.


Treasurer’s Report~ We have money and the checkbook balances! $4043.95 

Old Business:

Blood Drives~ Wed. Oct. 9, Lake Huron Medical Center 7:15-1:15, Thur. Oct 10, 2215 Court Street 8-2, Mon. Oct 21, PH Elks 12-6, Tue. Oct. 29, St. Clair Twp Offices 10-4, Mon. Nov. 4 McLaren PH 8-2, Tue. Nov.5, Marysville HS 8-2


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


Christmas Party 2019~ Due to a lack of a planning committee, there will be no club Christmas party this year. 


     Christmas Family~  New quarterly charity will be foster kids. Jim H. requested 3 kids preferably from the same family.  

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! Al thinks we should have a coconut prize for the #1 seller.



New Business:


      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. Kelly suggested taking some of the profit and put it in the scholarship fund. To be discussed. Wear your best Parrotphanlia!


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.  Bring an unwrapped toy. Saturday,December 14 is their Christmas Party. 


      Pig Out Pig Roast~ To benefit the Marysville Police Explorers was held this past Sunday. All food was donated so it was 100% profit. They raised over $2,500


      Tires and Treads~ Car show was a huge success! People are already talking about next year’s event. This Sunday at McCallums Orchard beginning at noon is a car show.


      Road Clean Up~ 6 cleaners and 1 driver cleaned the westbound side and used 14 bags. Steve P. won the scavenger hunt! Adair bar afterwards for chow. Phun was had by all! 


      Elections~ Will be held at tonight’s meeting. Lynda has ballots for us.


      Pheeding Phrenzy~ No Pheeding Phrenzy in November or December due to the Holidays. October’s Phrenzy at Gar’s was enjoyed by all!


      Imagination Station~ Jim said he emailed asking for an update and is waiting for a reply.


      Sad news~ Steve Griffor passed away September October 3. 


      Donna Howard~ Grandson had an MRI and he does not have multiple sclerosis!


      Karen R. Box Tops~ Carsonville/Port Sanilac is no longer collecting them. The new system is a receipt scanning system. 


   Hard plastic~ A girl scout troop in Algonac is collecting them, as is Trinity Lutheran, and First Methodist on Lapeer.


Birthdays: Gail Kalisz Oct. 6, Diane Slovitt Oct. 8, Joan Francis Oct. 19, Darlene Molesworth Oct. 27, Jane Howard Oct. 30


Meeting closed by birthday phlockers~ Team drink!!