Cool Cruiser's Newsletter




September 04, 2018   

Cool Cruisers Car Club                                                                                                                        Issue 353          

3149 S. 3rd St. Springfield, IL 62703                                                          



Sept. 11 11 am - 2 pm Villa South in Chatham, call Duane

Sept. 14 Lot Cruise Virden Hardee's

Sept. 15 Petersburg Classic Car Display downtown 12-3

Sept. 16 Rte 66 Car Show Sherman Village Park 9-4

New Cruise-in: September 29, 2018 Top Cats on Sangamon Av. 4:30-7:30 pm.

Sept. 30 Beardstown Car Show.  Meet @ Walgreens 8:00 AM, Bruns Lane and Jefferson St. to cruise over as a group. 

Oct. 13 Road trip to Brussels.  Flyer and more info at the October meeting.

Oct. 19 Lincoln's Home - Trunk or Treat.  Let Duane know if interested in attending.


Membership meeting October 2nd at Char House @ 7:00 PM.


September Membership Meeting:      

John Carpenter called the 353rd Members' Meeting of the Cool Cruisers Car Club to order at 7:02 PM. 


J.C. gave the Treasurer's Report.   


Happy birthday to Mary Ann Archer, Carol Dankoski,  John Carpenter, Ryan Miller and Amy Taylor.  Happy Birthday.


Celebrating  anniversaries in September are:  None for members present.   


New Members:

Ed and Francee Brown - 1982 and 2014 Corvettes.  Welcome to the Cool Cruisers Car Club.


New Business:  

48 registered vehicles at the August 18, 2018 Steak N Shake Cruise-In.

Received sponsorship for the 2019 calendar from Farmers Insurance, their name will be printed at the bottom of each page.

Mark Koster has joined the Board of Directors - Welcome Mark.

Rick Finn will setup and administer a Facebook Page for the club.  Thanks Rick.

Need to have some entertainment at Cruise ins.  Any ideas let John C. know.

Plan on attending the September 29th cruise-in at Topcats we need a good turnout.

John C. asked if we should just stay with Steak N Shake for our 2019 cruise-ins or have a coupe at Steak N Shake and a couple each at other places, he asked for a show of hands for having the cruise-ins at different locations -  Membership unanimously voted for the multi locations.


The Board of Direction are to be elected for a two year term in November.  Mike Cantrall and Ryan Miller are the Nomination Committee, if interested in running for the board please contact either Mike at 217-725-8548 or Ryan at 217-414-8666 prior to the October members meeting.  At the October meeting the committee will present all interested candidates before opening the nominations at the meeting.  To be nominated at the meeting the candidate must be at the meeting.  The committee will present the candidates at the November meeting for election.


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


Trivia: Thanks Kathy.  Another great job.   


Drawing:  John Archer (about time) won the $20.00 door prize.


Adjournment:   John C. made the motion to adjourn,  seconded by John A.  By-By.


Next Meeting:

October 2nd, 2018 Members Meeting @ Char House Ranch @ 7:00 PM. Ask for 10% discount

 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 Cantral:  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    Marcia Allen:        217-528-1590

                                                                              Jane Mihalich:      217-891-3434

                                                                              Duane Weiss:       217-652-7202

                                                                              Jerry Landreth:    217-622-9417

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