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Meeting Minutes

Meeting Minutes

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Meeting Minutes November 15, 2016

Posted on January 8, 2017 at 7:30 PM

FOA met at the Golden Corral in Winder on 11/15/16.

Bill Howell opened the meeting at 7pm.

Sue gave us the treasury report and club balance after the Moonshine Show and the sell of the audio equipment to the Dixie Cruisers for $450.

Moonshine Show Oct. 21,22,23 had a 1000 cars over the 3 days. and the club will have a good take from it money wise. Next year the Moonshine Show will host the Galaxie National and a banquet in the Museum on Oct 28,2017.


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October 18, Meeting Minutes

Posted on January 8, 2017 at 7:25 PM

October meeting 10/18 was held at the Golden Corral in Winder.

Bill Howell opened the meeting at 7:14 PM

Sue Howell gave us the treasury report, club balance , and information on club insurance for next year.

Walt made a motion that we sell our audio equipment to the Dixie Cruisers for $450 and it passed with a member vote.

Walt also talked about the Moonshine Show coming up Oct. 21,22,23 in Dawsonville and we discussed the shows we want to have for 2017,...

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Monthly meeting 9/11/2016

Posted on October 18, 2016 at 10:20 PM


Jeff opened our picnic meeting at Hurricane Shoals Park at 3:05pm.

Sue gave us the treasury report and said we will be paying $350 for next years insurance. Walt will make sure we have the coverage we need.

We talked about the most important shows coming up like MEGMC show at Maggie Valley on Oct 1st, and most important our FOA Moonshine show Oct. 21,22, and 23 in Dawsonville. Then next year our Chili Cook Off open to more people. The Summit Show again...

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Monthly meeting 8/14/2016

Posted on October 18, 2016 at 8:55 PM

Bill opened the meeting at Provino's at 3:55PM.

Jeff has told the club that he would be stepping down as President after the Sept. meeting.

We talked about the next meeting on Sept. 11 at Hurricane Shoals Park pavilion 3. The club will provide the meats and everyone will bring a dish.

Sue gave the club treasury report and the club is in good shape. Walt is looking for a buyer for our PA equipment.

Next we discussed the up coming Moonshine sho...

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July 10, 2016 Meeting Minutes

Posted on August 15, 2016 at 12:25 AM


Jeff opened the July meeting at 3:15PM that we met at Bill & Sue Howell's Home & Garage. We had just finished a grand lunch meal .

Sue gave the treasury report that finds the club in a good position. To find out the particulars you need to attend the meetings.

Jeff delivered the membership report stating the we are at 186 members. We had 4 new members join at the Summit Show.

The Summit Show on June 25, ( the hottest day of the ye...

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No Meeting in June

Posted on August 15, 2016 at 12:25 AM

Meeting Minutes May 15, 2016

Posted on July 18, 2016 at 9:00 PM


Jeff opened the May 15th meeting at Provino's at 3pm. He gave us the club membership report stating that we have 179 active and 102 charter members.

Sue reported on the club's treasury status, which is in good shape for the upcoming shows.

Jeff opened the discussion up about the FOA Summit Show on June 25,2016. Bill and Walt have picked out the trophies for the show. We got them at a good price from Summit. We will have a best in show t...

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Sunday Aptil 3, 2016

Posted on May 15, 2016 at 12:00 AM


Jeff opened the FOA meeting Sunday 4/3/2016 at 3:30PM at Provino's Mall of Ga.

Jeff gave us a report on our membership being 102 Charter Members and 77 members having paid their dues.

We talked about up coming events such as our Summit Show on June 25th. Bill and Walt are working on the trophies and the venders for the show. NEGMC is planning a night out at the Tiger Drive-in for June 4th. Foa is planning a pick nick at Hurricane Shoals park on Set. 11th a...

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no meeting in March of 2016

Posted on May 15, 2016 at 12:00 AM

We had a great day for our 2016 Chili Cook Off . We had 10 pots of Chili to taste and enjoy. We presented 5 pots of Chili with a trophy . We had a good group of people, but we were looking for a better turn out with the weather being so good and the great location at Fort Yargo.

Meeting Minutes Febuary 21, 2016

Posted on March 8, 2016 at 9:50 PM

The FOA met at Provino's at the Mall on 2/21/2016 at 2:30PM. Jeff opened the meeting at 3:40PM after we had a great meal.

Sue Howell gave her first treasury report as the new club Treasurer. The bills have been paid and the club is in good shape.

Jeff presented the membership report since he took that over from Sue. We have 102 Charter Members now.

Jeff discussed the FOA Annual Chili Cook Off that is coming up on March 13th at Fort Yargo from 1:30 to 4P...

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January 10 2016 Meeting Minutes

Posted on March 7, 2016 at 8:00 AM


WE had our January meeting at Provino's Italian Restaurant on Jan. 10th ,2016 at 2:30PM.

Jeff opened the meeting at 3;45PM

Jeff had not yet put together a membership report as he and Sue Howell have been exchanging duties between membership and treasury. Joy gave us her last report as treasurer as she has handed that task over to Sue. Sue and all the club members thanked Joy for her years of hard work as treasurer . Joy gave us the status of the club...

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December 2015 meeting

Posted on January 11, 2016 at 12:25 AM


Jeff took the notes from our December meeting at the palacial Bill Howell Car Emporium and Bar and here they are.


The Moonshine Festival had a really good turn-out. There was a communication problem and the news about no judging or popular vote didn’t reach the participants.


There were several Officer changes that were made and there was no member opposition to the changes. Those changes were:


Sue Howell assu...

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September 13 2015

Posted on October 3, 2015 at 3:30 PM


We had the FOA September meeting/picnic at Hurricane Shoals Park on 9/13/2015 @ 2 to 5 pm. We had a good turn out. The club provided the essentials and everyone else brought a side dish. There was a lot of good sides to be had. Everybody enjoyed the park and the food from what I heard.

Jeff opened the meeting after we ate with some anoucements about the up coming Moonshine Show and other shows. That will be our next show, so we need all of us to help with putting ...

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June 2015 Minutes

Posted on June 28, 2015 at 9:55 PM

This months meeting was at Soprano's Grill.  Jeff opened the meeting at 4 pm. The list of memberships was sent by Jeff to John Clor (Ford Performance). Discussed the Summit car show set for July 18th and approved trophies for the show. Bill and Walt are making the trophies, They have spent a lot of time on them so far and they look great.

Joy gave the treasury report and asked if we would consider which charities we'd like to donate to this year. Sue brought up about a car sh...

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May 2015 Minutes

Posted on June 18, 2015 at 11:15 PM

We had our May meeting at Provino's @ the Mall of Ga.on the 17th. Jeff opened the meeting at 4:02PM.

Jeff opened a discussion about the Chili Cook Off. This year we didn't have the turn out that we've been use to. This cook off was later than we have ever had it. The conscientious is that we need to have it earlier next year, so we will set a new date back in February.

Joy gave us the treasury report and we had some people signing up to join the club.


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April 2015 Chili/ meeting

Posted on May 17, 2015 at 11:50 AM


Well another Chili Cook Off has come and gone. There must be something very wrong with what we are doing. We have good weather, we have plenty of Chili, we have club members show up, but my, i mean the best Chili gets over looked. I can't figure it out.

We had a great day at the park, we needed more club members to participate. A good time was had by all that attended. I don't have the names of the so called winners but that will be revealed next month. We didn't ge...

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Meeting Minutes - March 8th, 2015

Posted on March 28, 2015 at 10:20 AM



We had our March meeting at O'Charley's restaurant at the Mall of Ga.

Jeff opened the meeting at 4:03PM while we were waiting on our food to arrive.

Jeff began with all the up coming shows that were happening in March and our up coming Chili Cook Off at Fort Yargo on Sunday April 12th from 1 to 4 pm. If you can cook a good pot of Chili, bring it if you dare. Some of the South's finest Chili Chefs will be competing for the coveted Chili Cha...

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Feburary 8. 2015 Meeting Minutes

Posted on March 9, 2015 at 12:05 AM

The FOA club met at the Macaroni Grill at the Mall of Ga. on 2/8/2015 at 3pm. Jeff Beaver ( President) opened the meeting at 3PM.

While eating a great lunch Jeff announced that we will meet at O'Charleys next month on March 8th at 3PM.

Joy gave us the treasury report.

Jeff brought up the Annual Chili Cook Off that will be on April 12th at Fort Yargo again this year. At the time of the meeting the club was unsure of the place of t...

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January 25 2015 Minutes

Posted on January 26, 2015 at 9:50 PM


It was requested that everyone think of award categories for the Summit show in July. Also, we need as many pistons and connecting rods as possible for the trophies.

The Chili Cook-off date and location is tentative and will be discussed at the next FOA meeting. A suggestion was raised to have the Chili Cook-off at Loganville Ford.

For the Chili Cook-off, It hasn't been decided whether to have categories or a popular vote.

It was agreed t...

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no December meeting was held

Posted on January 26, 2015 at 9:50 PM