567 Club of Manitoba


                                             Minutes of Meeting – May 3, 2012

Meeting held at Bronx Park Community Centre with 20 members and one guest in attendance.

 MOTION by Jim B., seconded by Ken A. to accept the minutes of the minutes of the meeting of April 5, 2012.


Presentation by a Guest

 Rick, from Fine Woodwork provided samples of automotive custom signs hand carved from wood.  If members are interested, Rick can be contacted by phone at 885-2058.


Treasurer’s Report


  • Jean Marc reported the current bank balance maintained at $XXX after recent membership dues were paid, and at present we have 20 paid up members.


MAAC Report


  • July 13, 2012 Collector Car Appreciation Day on the Legislative grounds.
  • $500.00 bursary was awarded to a student at Murdoch McKay School in Transcona.
  • Ray indicated that the collector’s plate matter is still being discussed.


Old Business

 ·         June 10, 2012 is confirmed as our hosting night at Pony Corral and members should keep that night in mind.

·         Bob F. reported that a work party may be required at Bronx at some stage, but nothing has been confirmed yet.

·         Rick Porco indicated that jackets could be ordered through our supplier, who operates under the business name Xpressions Embroidery, and members can contact Xpressions directly at 253-6751 (ask for Mark).

·         June 16, 2012 has been set for the barbeque at Jean Marc’s home, and directions will be give prior to that date.


New Business


  • Cruise nights are back at Transcona Inn and Bill D. will set up a date for 567 Club.
  • Jerry M. got second place in his class at Transcona Car Show (East End).
  • Ken A. circulated  a sheet with gasket kits for sale.
  • Bill D. won a set of wheels at Transcona Car Show (East End).
  • Swap Meet at Red River Exhibition Park on Sunday, June 13, 2012.
  • July 7, 2012 is a benefit social for Janice’s daughter-in-law, at Selkirk Legion, and tickets will be available at the next 567 meeting.
  • Ken A. will follow up with West Kildonan Arena regarding an event for June 9, 2012.
  • Just a reminder that 567 Signs are being stored by:

 Ø       Marcel;

Ø       Bernie;

Ø       Bill;

Ø       Jean Marc


  • Ken A. raised the idea of an out of town car show, and some comments about going to either:

 Ø       Thief River Falls;

Ø       Karlstead;

Ø       Warrood


  • Bob F. asked if Marcel could act as recording secretary for part of the meeting on June 7, 2012, as he will not be able to attend until about 8:00 p.m.


Next meeting to be held on Thursday, June 7, 2012 at 7:30 p.m. at Bronx Park Community Club on 720 Henderson Highway.