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Wednesday, July 13
Member's Monthly Meeting
LOCATION CHANGE::: TAKE NOTE!
HUNAN Chinese Restaurant at 4215 S. Sherwood Forest Blvd. in
Baton Rouge. Room available at 5:30 PM.
Meeting begins at 7:00 PM as usual. More parking north of the place
and in the back. Eat there prior to the meeting if you like. Any
prospective members that wish to join us to see if this is something you
want to get involved in, please come. This location change is just for
this month, St. George gave us last minute cancellation on our normal
Friday, July 15th and
Saturday, July 16th
PJackson, MS caravan to an indoor Corvette show staying overnight.
Jackson Convention Complex, 105 E Pascagoula St, Jackson, MS
Always a favorite. Entry fee $40. Inside the Convention Center air
conditioned, safely parked and secure overnight. All Corvette Show. Most of
our members will be leaving for this show on Friday, July 15 and staying
overnight. If heading out on Saturday, the day of show, try to arrive by
8:30 AM so you will have a place indoors to show your car. Everyone will
head home right after the show, usually around 4pm. Host hotel is Holiday
Inn at 110 Bass Pro Dr. in Pearl, MS and the number is 601-939-5238, mention
our club and the Corvette show. We usually just stay the Friday night and
come home on Saturday after the showThose that wish to have lunch on Friday
the 15th then drive up to Jackson..... meet up at Walk On's to eat lunch in
the Juban Crossing shopping center in Denham Springs at 10:45 AM. We will
eat and leave for Jackson. Juban Crossing is the exit past Range at Bass
Pro. The shopping center is on the left. Take the left hand lane entrance as
soon as you cross I-12, then go all the way to the back left where Walk On's
will be located. They open at 11:00 AM.
ALL meetings are now located at the St. George's Fire Station on Airline Hwy.,
Wednesday of the month. Next member's meeting June 8.
new members are always welcome to join us and see what a great group of
people buy and enjoy CORVETTES!
Reminders will be sent out closer to each meeting date.
Same times, 6:30 PM for social time, 7:00 PM meeting
Our officers for our club for
2016 and 2017:
President: Jim McLin
Vice-President: Daryle Gauthier
Secretary: Elaine Peck
Treasurer: Flo Winstead
Board Members: Barry Duplessis, David Bedell,
Steve Jones, Larry Barrios, Leon Winstead and
Parades / Homecomings Chairman: Maria McLin
Webmaster, Photographer: Karen Bedell
Ross Downing club rep: Leon Winstead
NCM Ambassador: David Bedell
St. Jude Annual Labor of Love Car Show
Chairman: Mike Segura
Past President: Mark Jurey
HERE to contact any of us.
Leon Winstead presenting Ross Downing Chevrolet in Hammond, LA, Barry Beck, with a sponsor trophy from our 2016 St. Jude Car Show.
Thanks to ALL who came to our 2016
show. Our club donation
$75,000.00 total to St. Jude Children's Research
next year's open car show will be
April 29, 2017.
Mark your calendars.
Record breaking year for our St. Jude donation thanks to our guests and all
who contributed and worked the show.
Total for 2016 donations = $75,000.00.
5 Generations shown here:
C4 C5 C6 C7
Baton Rouge Corvette Club Display
Sponsored by Corvette specialists.....
Chevrolet in Hammond, LA has C7 Stingrays now and arriving often. They
specialize in Corvettes in
sales and service. Recommended highly!
to go to their website to see
what they can do for you or your Corvette.
Labor of Love Open Car Show
19th Annual Show NEXT YEAR
Saturday, April 29, 2017
BE THERE! Rain or shine, it will
Click on the St. Jude logo for forms and
details (updated soon).
Click on a car to learn about that C series of Corvette.
to your fellow Corvette drivers!
invite all Corvette owners to join our fun group of
members that share the passion for such an outstanding
sports car. We have monthly meetings, second Wednesday of
each month except December. We meet at the St. George
Fire Dept. conference room in Baton Rouge. Details and the
application are included through the drop menu above so you
can join the club. ALWAYS so many events to choose from.
Our club helps support St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in
Memphis as our cause. We are a non-profit organization.
Be a MEMBER of the
National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, KY. Join for just $50 per
year to receive all newsletters, a discount for items in their store and
free entry to the Museum and events at the facility. Click the link below or go to:
VALVE COVER RACES:
Click here for rules and regulations to race Valve Covers.
Photos from our Sevierville, TN trip in March 2016
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MORE Corvette facts and history.... Click logo above!
Special celebrity guests this year
from the TV Show "Killing Fields" on Discovery Channel ... Rodie Sanchez,
Sheriff Brett Stassi and Aubrey St. Angelo. They gave out autographs and helped with our trophy presentations. Rodie
'55 T-bird in the show.