Byron & Judy Dalhaus
Steve & Yvonne Shiell
Steve Shechter
Douglas Jack
Luis  &  Linda  Colarte   

Meeting February 7, 2018 with 46 members attending

Val Stratton opened the meeting at 5:30 PM and Steve Schechter led the Pledge of Allegiance.

Val welcomed Ralph & Joe Calello originally from New Jersey that has a 2000 Red Coupe

Minutes from last meeting were approved. Motion by Joe Tyberghein and seconded by Steve Shiell.

The treasurer’s report was given by Rich Stratton, beginning balance of $1963.51, receipts of $445, expenses $0 for an ending balance of $2408.51. Motion to accept Treasurer Report by Bill Petroff and seconded by Lee deBoer passed unanimously.

Old Business –

Joe T reported on Pecks – 30 attended, good ride.

Paul Levine reminded T-shirts two vendors on website will do embroidery, and Big Frog.

If you go to other events not on the schedule let Joe know and he can post on website so that you can join with other club members.

Loretta Haines will order your name badges if you need.

New Business


  1. 2nd annual Knights of Columbus show in Inverness (non-club event)

  2. Old World Restaurant – Feb 15th meet at the gas station on 50 by Walmart/Sam’s at 3pm

  3. Email if you are attending, so that they have the right number servers and also that the restaurant does not hold open tables that are not needed.

  4. March 11th Chasco Car Show New Port Richey starting point will be by email (non club event)

  5. March 23rd Mt Dora Museum of Speed-guided tour $18 pay there and then lunch at Plaza Guadalajara

  6. March 24th Love’s all Chevy Car Show-No Club cars in your class, outside judges (non club event)

  7. April 4th meeting at Bayport, arrangements to be made for parking

  8. April 18th Wed Tampa Bay Auto Museum in Pinellas Park, $5 each, then lunch at Quaker State and Lube, meets at Target leave at 9 am on Spring Hill Dr. will be on email

  9. April 14 & 15 Lakeridge Blues festival

  10. May 2nd meeting at Bayport

  11. Model Railway trip in Odessa

  12. June River Cruise $18.50 out of Bayport limit 12

  13. June 16 Coyote Rojo

  14. July Pool Party

  15. August researching, shows, starlight cruise and indoor event

  16. September Mystery Cruise Out

  17. October 20th Picnic at McKethan Lake, Poker Rally

  18. November Solomons Castle and Car Museum $16 (Cash or Check) Food available on site

  19. December had 34 participants, considering a January party, up to the members

  20. May Ecklers changed their show date

  21. Val announced Birthday and Anniversaries

Member comments:

Joe T has a friend that has a C3 with 9000 miles asking $20,000

Birthdays and Anniversaries were shared.
Other tidbits: Mel Haines shared with us the upcoming club Cruise on Celebrity March 2nd (55 attending) and next year’s cruise will be on the Harmony of the Seas out of Port Canaveral

Rich Stratton shared Sebring March 14th-17th, last month was Rolex at Daytona and we were able to get right next to the cars.

Sandee Michaels is compiling a Veterans project for the Library of Congress, if you are a Veteran and wish to be interviewed for the project let her know.

The 50/50 drawing was announced with $60.00 to Dianne Pfisterer. Additional prizes were Judy Haney won a pair of sun glasses and Art Vouthouris won a club shirt.

Meeting was adjourned-moved by Ann Petroff seconded by Dave Haney at 6:11 PM


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