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Members and Guests present:  Robert & Frankie Douglas, Howard & Evelyn Freedman, Rodger & Jan Eddy, Roy & Beverly Asbahr, Bill Jabs, Chris Cataldo, Bill Price, Bob Earls, Matt Hackney and Larry Cox.


Director Bill Jabs called the meeting to order at 7:00 pm and mentioned that the seat belt installation session was coming up on March 11th at Freedmanís garage and the Oregon Gardens tour was April 29th & 30th.


Secretaryís Report:  A motion was passed to dispense with reading last monthís meeting minutes.


Treasurerís Report:  Treasurer Howard Freedman reported a gross treasury balance of $10,035.66 which when offset by $1,250 owing for the Valentineís day brunch and $1,600 going for fall tour payments leaves a net balance of $7,185.66.


Sunshine Report:  Evelyn Freedman reported that Ray Dunford is home and doing well but still using a walker to get around.  She said that Bev Smith was not doing well.


Activities Report:  Bill Jabs said that the seat belt installation session on March 11th at Freedmanís garage was set for 10:00 am.  He reminded those who are having belts installed to bring the belts and all hardware.

Howard Freedman said that the annual CCCA Meeting would be in Reno from March 29th thru April 2nd.  At present those that will be attending from our Oregon chapter are: Potters, Freedmanís, Mitchelís and Jerry Szerlip.  Jerry will be taking one of his Packardís for display in the Grand Classic.

Rodger Eddy gave us the agenda for the upcoming Oregon Gardens tour on April 29th & 30th.  He said that we will meet at the Mt. Angel Abbey on Saturday the 29th for lunch and a tour of their fascinating library.  We will go from there on to the Oregon Gardens where we will be staying that evening and then tour of the gardens on Sunday.  It is expected that we will have other car club members joining us on this tour.

Bill Jabs said that Sylvia Potter is planning for a ladies tea that will be held on May 6th.


Membership Report:  Membership Chairman Bill Price reported on our members who have not yet paid their 2017 dues.  Larry Cox said that the 2017 membership directory is soon to be published and he needs to know who is in and who is out ASAP. 


Tours Report:  Howard Freedman reported that the Fall/September tour is sold out with (20) cars and (38) people currently signed up.  He said that for the most part lodging accommodations will be such that we will all be together this year.


Newsletter Editor & Webmaster Report:  Neither Newsletter editor Larry Schick or Webmaster George Potter were present but Bill Jabs commented on what a great job they were both doing.


Old Business / New Business:  Rodger Eddy read a letter from Leanna Lee indicating an interest in joining us on tours.  Leanna and her late husband were once members of Oregon CCCA.

Bill Jabs said that he is looking for people and material for our monthly membership meeting programs.  Larry Cox offered to do a presentation on basic troubleshooting of electrical system problems.  Howard Freedman suggested that Larry do his ignition system presentation again and tape it for use on our website and other CCCA educational opportunities.


Bill Jabs reminded us of the upcoming April 6th thru 9th Portland Swap Meet and a journed the meeting at 7:35 pm.