Cool Cruiser's Newsletter



June 05, 2018   

Cool Cruisers Car Club                                                                                                                        Issue 350          

3149 S. 3rd St. Springfield, IL 62703                                                              

June Membership Meeting: 

John Carpenter called the 350th Members' Meeting of the Cool Cruisers Car Club to order at 7:00 PM. 


Welcome to new members Eddie Johnson and Mark and Dawn Koster.   Very nice to have you with us.  Also welcome new members to the club Jamie and Tina Altlg, Bernie Niemeyer and Denny and Lonnie Scales.


J.C. gave the Treasurer's Report.   Good job.


John Archer reported the web site is current.  Also, great turn out, thanks all for attending.


Happy Happy birthday to Angela Weiss, John Davidson and John Blair.


Celebrating  anniversaries in June are:  Sindy and Jerry Landreth, Jan and Stan Porter and Brenda and Eric Westphal.  Congratulations.  Three more lucky guys.


Jim Mihalich gave a preview of the upcoming road trip to Casey.  Also the shirts have been ordered and will be in before the trip.  If wanting to get one let Jim know.


Old Business:  We had 69 registered  vehicles at the April 22nd Cruise-In, not bad for a cool windy day.  Winners of the two $25.00 drawings were Mike Cantrall and Mark Koster.  Ryan Miller won the 50/50 and donated $40.00 back to the club.  Thank you Ryan.  Also, thanks to Mike Cantrall for cooking the dogs.


Mike Hall reported on the upcoming Pawnee Car Show.  It is June 9 at Rte 104 and 5th street in Pawnee - 8Am to 2PM


J.C. reported that Karen Reeder is planning a Celebration Of Life for Dave on July 7th at the Jerome Civil Center.  J.C. will have more information at the July Members Meeting.


Special Cruise-ins, the first June 7 at the Bickford House, 11 to 2 with lunch, the second June 15 at the Villa at Holly Brook in Chatham, 11 to 2 with lunch.  Duane took names for attendees.


New Business:  We had 55 registered vehicles at the May 26th Cruise-In.  A nice night.  Winners of the the two $25.00 drawings were Carlene Alcorn and John Carpenter.  Carlene donated hers back to the club and John C. bought door prizes for the club.  Thanks Carlene and John C.  Jim Mihalich won the 50/50.

There were 42 registered vehicles at the SPARC Plug Car Show.


There was a Car Show Committee Meeting after the Members Meeting.  J.C. gave an update.


Dash Plaque: Any wishing there picture on a dash plaque Contact J.C.  217-528-1590


Club Calendar:  We are taking names for the club Calendar those interested contact J.C. or John Archer


Trivia: Thanks Kathy another great job.   


 Drawing:  Ed Van Der Wal won the $20.00 door prize.


Adjournment:   Jerry and Jim said lets go.


Next Meeting:

July 3rd, 2018 Members Meeting @ Pizza Ranch @ 7:00 PM.


Corporate Sponsors for 2018 are Auto Zone And Steak n Shake: Thank you for your support.



President: John Carpenter:      217-891-4910       Board Chairperson: John Archer: 217-787-4480

Vice President: Mike Cantrall  217-725-8548      V. B. Chairperson: Jim Mihalich: 217-891-3434

 Secretary:  Mary Ann Archer:  217-787-4480     Bill Russell:           217-496-3137                            

Treasurer: J.C. Hardy:                217-528-1590    Debbie Childress: 217-652-6614                            

                                                                              Marcia Allen:        217-528-1590

                                                                              Jane Mihalich:      217-891-3434

                                                                              Dan Darling:         217-488-6432                                                                                                                                                                   Duane Weiss:       217-652-7202

                                                                              Jerry Landreth:    217-622-9417

********************REMEMBER IT IS JUST FOR THE FUN OF IT********************


June 8, Lot Cruise-in Virden at Hardee's 6-9 PM

June 9, Car Show Pawnee 8- 3 PM

June 9, Cruise-in  Rock & Roll Hardee's  5:30-8:30

June 15, Cruise-in  Petersburg Hardee's 5:30-8:30 PM

June 16, Car Show, Swap meet  & road trip Casey, Il 10-3 PM

June 16, Cruise-in Spfld. Burger Bar 2-9 PM

June 16, Cars & Coffee Robert's Auto 9-12

June 17, Car Show Rushville 9-3PM

June 23, Springfield  Steak-n-Shake  Wabash 5:30-8:30

June 30, Cruise-in Lincoln Culvers 5-9

July 1, Cruise-in Springfield Lakeview Church Toronto Road 12-4PM