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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 meeting place.

 

 

  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.,  on 2nd   Wednesday of the month.  Next member's meeting June 8.  Prospective

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

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

 

 

   

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

   

 

 

   

 

 

 

   

 

 

  

 

 

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

    

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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

 Mike Segura.

 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 

  CLICK  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 Hospital.  Our 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:
     C3     C4    C5    C6   C7
Perkins Rowe Baton Rouge Corvette Club Display

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Sponsored by Corvette specialists.....

 

Ross Downing Chevrolet in Hammond, LA has C7 Stingrays now and arriving often.  They specialize in Corvettes in
sales and service.  Recommended highly!
Click here 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 happen!
Click on the St. Jude logo for forms and  details  (updated soon).

 

 
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Always WAVE
to your fellow Corvette drivers!
          We 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.
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Photos from our Sevierville, TN  trip in March 2016
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Special celebrity guests this year were 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 had his '55 T-bird in the show.