SFCC General Membership Meeting
Wednesday, June 29th, 2016
The general Membership meeting was called to order at 7:30 by Sgt at Arms Dave Mutschelknaus
Mike G shared an interesting and entertaining story on snakes with the group
Jeff Armstrong requested 9 convertible corvettes to drive in the Hot Harley Nights parade to allow children from Make A Wish to ride along. These cars would lead the route for Hot Harley Nights.
The University of Okoboji Corvette Club is having a car show on July 29th– 30th. There is a drive and dine event with the car show.
Kim Vanderwerf, a club member, will be having surgery at Mayo Clinic for a tumor to his right eye. Please send well wishes to him and his wife, Teri.
Glen and Mic Hofer reprinted 20 copies of DVD of the history of SFCC, BHCC originally made in 2006. They are asking for $5.00 for each DVD.
Stan Dressan has sold his C4 Corvette. He has a car cover and key fob for this model for sale.
Roger and Lola Coon had a history of SFCC with pictures displayed on poster boards for members to view.
212 members for SFCC. MJ introduced new members John and Deb Platestrom. They have recently moved to the area. They have owned a 2008 red coupe for the past 4 years. They did attend BHCC last year. Rick and Deb Bishop have been past/intermittent members. Currently they own a 2015 C7. Gayle and Patti Reiner’s are past members visiting this evening. Linda and Bob Moorland are past members who are also visiting, Bob was president of the club in 1976. They are attending BHCC this year.
Jason will have information soon regarding an event August 19th – 21st in Hastings NE. This will be a high speed event held in conjunction with Jerry’s. Jason is also helping with the auto cross and drag races at BHCC. Autocross is at Black Hills State 8:00 to 12:00 on Friday. Barry did speak of adding a new twist to the autocross this year with a “battle of the pros” component. Volunteers are needed.
Dusty had the merchandise trailer out front of Callaway’s. A discount was given tonight on purchases. Dusty also has a small amount of SFCC caps.
Lisa Glasgow reports the club finances are solvent.
Mike G is planning a picnic at the end of July in place of the general meeting. More details to come. Please check the website for details.
Kris reported on BHCC. There are 351 cars registered. 370 people are signed up for the banquet. 44 different clubs are registered. 558 people are signed up for the mixer in Spearfish. 425 are signed up to attend events at Jerry’s on Wednesday. Numbers signed up for different events: 83- autocross, 80 – poker run, 100- Women’s event, 600- Vette Street, 100 – drag races. 4 seminars are being held.
Due to the Department of Transportation repaving Spearfish Canyon highway the Dream Cruise will be cancelled. Kris will send out a notice to registrants who have signed up for this event. The tours are mostly full. Please wear blue to the banquet to help represent SFCC.
Barry Konken requests volunteers at 8:00 on Wednesday of BHCC to help with parking. Currently 400 people are signed up to attend. A drone will fly over at noon for pictures with owners standing by their cars.
The May spring rally went well.
Break: 50/50 raffle drawing tickets were sold by Dave Mutschelknaus, Sgt at Arms. Winners were $106 to Jan Hudson, $106 to Children’s Inn. And a $20 gift card to Wes Jolin. A Frying Pan gift card was won by BJ and Lisa Glasgow. A Pizza and Culvers gift card was won by Wes Jolin.
A motion to adjourn the meeting was made by Bob and seconded Kathy. Motion carried. The meeting was adjourned at 8:40.
The next Board Meeting will be August 23rd, 2016 at CJ Callaway’s at 6:30 pm.
The next General Membership meeting will be August 31st, 2016 at CJ Callaway’s at 7:30 pm.
Jane Mutschelknaus, Secretary