Whidbey Cruzer News Letter

            May 7, 2019  Whidbey Cruzer News Letter

Meeting called to order by Pres John.  All officers present except Duane and Lana.  

47 members in attendance.  Currently have 103 paid members.  No guests noted. 

New cars: Fred has obtained a 1973 Ford Pickemup Truck.  Lynn Holmes has a 1967 Pontiac GTO with 465CID engine & 6 spd tranny.

Pres John talked about driving our classic cars now that the weather has turned nice and we should meet on the 3rd Thursday of the month, 6-7pm, at the Rite Aid parking lot in Oak Harbor, police permitting.

Pres John provided Duane’s report: Dues are now payable for the 2019-2020 Cruzer year running July 1, 2019 through June 30, 2020, price of membership is $30 per member.  Pay at our next meeting on June 4th or mail your check to Whidbey Cruzers, PO Box 1875, Oak Harbor, WA 98277.

Treasurer Kathy provide the latest financial status: Club’s opening balance $4,451.40, Intake $198.50, Exhaust $580.82, & our ending balance was $4,069.08.

Gary Swanson advised the club that he had visited Ed Hammond and that Ed was having some problems in dealing with his pancreatic cancer situation.  Club wishes to thank Gary for his visit to cheer Ed up. We are all pulling for Ed to get well.

VP Jackie provided details about the Holland Happening’s Walk of Honor that had about 60 cars attending and the Rotary’s Club of appreciation for the Cruzer Cars always attending this event.

The breakfast cruise to Neil’s Clover Patch in Langley on May 5, was attended by 12 cars with a scenic cruise back via a potty stop at Ft Casey, by sneaking past the guards with no Discovery Pass.

The Round A Voo is on for June 30th at Anacortes and tickets for this event were being sold tonight at this meeting and also at the June 4 meeting or mail checks to Whidbey Cruzers, PO Box 1875, Oak Harbor, WA 98277, RSVP by June 17th.  A detailed flyer will be available at the June 4 meeting and emailed.

Car Show Harry reports the following:  Monroe Swap meet May 18th & 19th. 

June 1st- Anacortes Corvette Show

June 2nd-Anacortes Open Show

June 2nd-Blast from the Past-Sedro Woolley

June 2nd-Haugen Show-Ferndale

June 8th-Downtown Arlington

Bruce Biddle won the 50/50 raffle.

Next meeting: VFW on Goldie Road in Oak Harbor, June 4th, 7pm.

Ron Teker, Secy, rteker@comcast.net