Monday, December 21, 2015

Last one for 2015 Landshark Ledger 12/23

Happy Holidaze and Merry Christmas Parrot Heads!!
 
Here's hoping that everyone has a GREAT Christmas and that you enjoy sharing the holidays with friends and loved ones!!

THANK YOU  STLPHC board members--we could not have done everything without you!!!

You should have recieved an invite to be a group member on google groups--if you don't have a googel account--(it is free) sign up and accept the invite--we are going to be trying a blog and group distrbution in 2016.

2015 members--the last Landshark Ledger for 2015 membership will go out on January 27--sign up fo 2016 today, the next trip around the sun is going to be a GREAT one!!

NEW YEAR'S TROCK'IN EVE with Southern Drawl Band-CLICK HERE. Mike and the boys are needing a head count so they can order the correct amount of appetizers and champagne-they are getting nervous, so if you plan on going, sign up.

NEXT UP--2016 Kickoff Party January 30 at Parrots Bar and Grill

MARDI GRAS--February 6--$50--Joe has invited us to be a part of the "Box O Pirates" again this year--the them is Shark Hunt--Click Here  to let him know you are interested.

Here are some reminders/changes as we head into another trip around the sun:

Landshark BLOG--I will be posting the Landshark Ledger on a Blog at this address: http://landsharknews.blogspot.com/
Google Groups--You should have recieved an invite to accept being a member of the 2015 STLPHC Membership Group. This group will be the distribution list for the Landshark Ledger for the 2015 membership thru January 31 and a new list will be made up for 2016 membership. These are my attempts to keep all members notified of the STLPHC happenings without the spam returns.
STLPHC web site--www.stlphc.org We will be revamping the web site and will include links to all the other means of communication.
Facebook--We currently have 2 groups on Facebook that many announcements are made
Dave Redman
President
St. Louis Parrot Head Club
PREZ ON TWITTER    
@PREZSTLPHC

Club Web Site- http://www.stlphc.org/ 

STLPHC ON TWITTER  
@stlphc
STLPHC MINI MART ON FACEBOOK http://www.facebook.com/STLPHCMM?fref=ts
STLPHC SOCIAL SCENE ON FACEBOOK http://www.facebook.com/STLPHC?fref=ts


Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Landshark Ledger 12/16/15

Happy Holidaze and Merry Christmas Parrot Heads!!
 
It has taken me a couple of weeks to get my head clear and my thoughts together, but WHAT A PARTY WE HAD!!! Many thanks to all who participated and sorry if you missed it. A HUGE THANK YOU to Mike McEnery and Dave Bennett for covering our behinds on Friday evening and Saturday morning and to everyone for being understanding of the situation with SDB and what we did to keep the party alive!!
 
Here are the results (besides a little dry mouth and blurry vision)
 
We raised $5671 not including the Toys for Tots that we are still waiting to hear our count:

  • $3740 for Circle of Concern
  • $1286 for St. Patrick Center
  • $555 for 2016 Relay for Life
  • $100.00 for Project Backpack
  • Plus a bunch of toys for Toys for Tots
 
Thank you to everyone who donated, helped sell tickets, and participated in all of our efforts--We do PARTY WITH A PURPOSE!!! Our 2015 efforts are:
  •  $26610--cash donations
  • 2052--man hours
Congratulations to 2015 Parrot Head of the Year--Ken Harris!!

THANK YOU 2015 STLPHC board members--we could not have done everything without you!!!

NEXT UP--2016 Kickoff Party January 30 at Parrots Bar and Grill

Here are some reminders/changes as we head into another trip around the sun:

Landshark BLOG--I will be posting the Landshark Ledger on a Blog at this address: http://landsharknews.blogspot.com/
Google Groups--You should have recieved an invite to accept being a member of the 2015 STLPHC Membership Group. This group will be the distribution list for the Landshark Ledger for the 2015 membership thru January 31 and a new list will be made up for 2016 membership. These are my attempts to keep all members notified of the STLPHC happenings without the spam returns.
STLPHC web site--www.stlphc.org We will be revamping the web site and will include links to all the other means of communication.
Facebook--We currently have 2 groups on Facebook that many announcements are made
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Dave Redman
President
St. Louis Parrot Head Club
PREZ ON TWITTER    
@PREZSTLPHC

Monday, December 14, 2015

Announcement 12/4

ATTENTION! Due to an emergency in Knoxville, Southern Drawl Band will not be at Sybergs tonight---We have cancelled the shuttles and hird Mike McEnery and friends to play tonight at the doubletree for those who have motel rooms. We will have SDB or Dave Bennet entertain us tomorrow depending on Quad cities.

The motel is cancelable until 4 pm today if you choose.

Recap--Not shuttles tonight and no SDB at Sybergs
We will be having Mike McEnery this evening and the Bloody Brunch is still on for Saturday morning.

The party tomorrow evening is at the Maryland Heights Rec center---
Address: 2344 McKelvey Rd, Maryland Heights, MO 63043


--
Dave Redman
President
St. Louis Parrot Head Club
PREZ ON TWITTER    
@PREZSTLPHC

Club Web Site- http://www.stlphc.org/ 

STLPHC ON TWITTER  
@stlphc
STLPHC MINI MART ON FACEBOOK http://www.facebook.com/STLPHCMM?fref=ts
STLPHC SOCIAL SCENE ON FACEBOOK http://www.facebook.com/STLPHC?fref=ts
NEW--November/December STLPHC Dispatch--Click Here
December 5-7--STLPHC Holidaze Weekend
2016 STLPC membership renewals are NOW OPEN--expires December 31. Click Here for 2016 application

TODAY IS THE LAST DAY FOR TICKET SALES!!! NO TICKETS WILL BE SOLD AT THE DOOR! So if you plan on coming next Saturday night or know someone they need to purchase on line today or let me know they are coming. We are ordering the food tomorrow and will begin planning for those who we know are coming.
Here are some reminders for next weekend's party goers!
  • CLICK HERE for a list of everyone who has paid for the Holidaze Party (Only 6 days left to register!!) Please check all three tabs at the bottom and let me know if any discrepancies.
  • November 30 is the last day to buy tickets for the Holidaze Party--No tickets at the door due to having to order food. CLICK HERE
  • Limited tickets left for both bloody mary brunches on Saturday (SDB) and Sunday (Jerry Diaz)--CLICK HERE
  • Shuttle slots are filling up--CLICK HERE to purchase and CLICK HERE to reserve spots.
  • Volunteers needed--the party is only as good as the help---CLICK HERE
December 4-6--Holidaze Party Weekend--TIMES AND REMINDERS

FRIDAY 12/4

  • Southern Drawl Band at Sybergs Westport from 10-12--$5 cover charge charged by Sybergs

  • Shuttle times from Westport Doubletree--7:50 (FULL) 8:10 (5 spots remaining)

  • Shuttle times from Sybergs--12:25 (10 spots), 12:50 (9 spots) and 1:10 (2 spots)
SATURDAY 12/5
  • 9:30 Bloody Mary Brunch with SDB $10 at Westport Doubletree (we have a few spots remaining first come first served)
  • 4-6 at Westport Doubletree we have a room for gathering for pre-party
  • 5:15--Decorating volunteers and set up party room
  • 5:45 Registration begins
  • Shuttle times from Doubletree 5:10 (12 spots remaining), 5:35 (4 spots remaining), 6:00 (full) 6:20 (2 spots remaining)
  • 6-7 Music by Jason Simmons
  • 7-8 Pasta House Dinner
  • 7-11 Music by Hannas Reef
  • 6-9:30 Silent Auction
  • 6-9 Mini Mart/Membership booth will be open
  • 6-9 $ Raffle and Lottery Scratch-off raffle sales
  • 9-10 50/50
  • 11-12 clean up and everyone must be out of convention room by midnight
  • Shuttles back to Doubletree 11:15 (4 seats remaining), 11:35 (6 seats remaining), 11:50 (Full), 12:15 (10 seats remaining)
  • Table decorating contest (awards at 9)
  •  Ugly sweater contest (parade at 8:45 and awards at 9)
  • Toys for Tots (unwrapped toys)
  • $ dance with a marine @8:30
SUNDAY 12/6
  • 9:30-11:30 Bloody Mary Brunch with Jerry Diaz $10 at Westport Doubletree (we have a few spots remaining first come first served)
All the Holidaze activities scheduled for December 4-6 are available thru Paypal on the home page of STLPHC.org
 
We need your pictures for the Holidaze slideshow--Click here and drag and drop your images in this folder
 
Volunteers needed!!
If you can help out at the holidaze party--Click here and sign up

Raffle information...(1 in 300 chances to win!!)
 
We are holding a cash raffle to benefit St Patrick Center. We have 300 tickets to sell for the drawing which will be held at the Holidaze party in December. Tickets cost $20 and the cash prizes are: $1500, $500, $300, $200, $200, $100, $100, $50, $50. Winners do NOT have to be present to win! *Tickets will be available at most club activities.* Contact Jane Ellen (charity.stlphc@gmail.com) if you'd like to purchase your tickets by mail. Be sure to let your family and friends know they can purchase these tickets as well. Paypal is available on the website www.stlphc.org.
 
Silent Auction items needed
 
The Charity team is in the process of organizing this year's silent auction and asks for your help. We know that many of our members are quite talented and we are asking them to donate their goods/services as an auction item. Please inform charity.stlphc@gmail.com of your donation and it's value so a certificate can be created and then presented to the auction winner.

NEW YEARS EVE in Peoria IL with Southern Drawl Band--

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Join us for the biggest New Years Eve party in the Mid-West! We're ringing in the New Year at the beautiful Travelodge in Peoria, Illinois and we've put out the call to our fans from Southern Illinois to St Louis and from the Quad Cities in Iowa to Southern Wisconsin and Chicago to party with us. It's going to be the biggest party in the entire Mid West and you don't want miss it!
TICKET ONLY: This purchase is for admittance to the event which is $50 per person. This price includes hors d'oeuvres/snacks, champagne toast at midnight, games and a beachball drop at midnight along with all the fun you can handle (and) a full show from the Southern Drawl Band. There will be a cash bar available as well.
SPECIAL ROOM RATE:
Don't want to miss any of the fun? Grab a room for only $94 (plus tax) and stay up with us all night! We've blocked out over 200 rooms but hurry they'll go fast!
Call (309) 686-8000 to reserve (please use code: SDB to get discount rate)
Doors open:
8pm- The party kicks off with food and games
9:30pm- Southern Drawl Band takes the stage to party
at Midnight- ball drop and champagne toast followed by more SDB music!!
ARE WE READY FOR A PARTY---Parrot Heads!!

2016 STLPC membership renewals are NOW OPEN--expires December 31.


--
Dave Redman
President
St. Louis Parrot Head Club
PREZ ON TWITTER    
@PREZSTLPHC

Club Web Site- http://www.stlphc.org/ 

STLPHC ON TWITTER  
@stlphc
STLPHC MINI MART ON FACEBOOK http://www.facebook.com/STLPHCMM?fref=ts
STLPHC SOCIAL SCENE ON FACEBOOK http://www.facebook.com/STLPHC?fref=ts