Cool Cruiser's Newsletter




May 01, 2018   

Cool Cruisers Car Club                                                                                                                        Issue 349          

3149 S. 3rd St. Springfield, IL 62703                                                              


May Membership Meeting: 

John Carpenter called the 349th Members' Meeting of the Cool Cruisers Car Club to order at 7:02 PM. 


Welcome to new member Greg Tanner.  He has a 1988 Mustang.  Very nice to have you with us.  Welcome back to Steve Warren, glad that you joined.


J.C. gave the Treasurer's Report.   


John Archer reported the web site is current.  Also, he thanked everyone for attending now that spring in upon us.


Jim Mihalich gave a very nice report on the April 21st Amish  road trip.  9 vehicles and 23 cruisers made the trip for a total round trip miles of 170.  Also, Jim reported that due to a conflict with the Pawnee Car Show the June 9th Route 66 trip has been changed to a June 16th road trip to Casey, Illinois.  Detail information will be available at the June 5th members meeting.  thanks Jim and committee, a great job.  


Happy birthday to Sindy Landreth.


There were not any June anniversaries for members at the meeting.


Old Business:

The SPARC car show is June 2nd at Bunn on West Wabash, early registration until May 26th is $15.00.


Looking into if we need to fill all of the open committee positions.


New 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.


John Carpenter informed the board that he was ready to become permanent President and Mike Cantrall indicated that he would become  Vice-President.  John Archer made the motion, seconded by J.C. Hardy and ratified by the board.  Congratulations John and Mike . 


Members meetings for June, July and August will be at the Pizza Ranch.  Ask for the clubs price of $9.99.

Duane has set up a cruise-in at the Villa at Holly Brook in Chatham for June 15, 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM with lunch being provided.  Let Duane Know at the June 5th members meeting if going.  Also, he is getting another cruise-in scheduled for the Rickford House on White Oak Drive for sometime in June, more info at the June's meeting.



Again another great job Kathy, Even John Archer got 8 out of 12 right.   



Lisa Motika won the $20.00 door prize.



All Gone.


Next Meeting:

June 5th, 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********************



May 26 Cruise-in Steak-N-Shake Wabash Springfield, with  American Cancer Society  - 5:30-8:30PM         

NOTE: Judy Rockford will be at the May 26 cruise-in selling Illumarys for the American Cancer Society