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GALLOPIN' GERTIE MODEL "A" FORD CLUB OF TACOMA, WA.

 

PO BOX 14

Tacoma, WA  98401


This club is a chapter of the Model "A" Ford Club of America and a Region of the

The Model "A" Restorer's Club.

The club was founded in 1964

Club's Purpose Statement

We are a club to serve as a medium of exchange of ideas, information and parts for admirers of the Model "A" Ford and to aid them in their efforts to restore and preserve the car in its' original likeness.

  • Click on PDF to get a printable copy of the club's By-Laws
  • For an application to join click HERE   (Once you have the form open please use the printer icon to print the form in the proper format)
  • Click HERE to view or print a copy of the most recent Gerties' Gossip  ***

***Do to the ongoing concerns with Coronavirus (Covid 19) pandemic: The Almost Spring Swap Meet for March, 2021 has been canceled. Our current plans are to continue the swap meet in 2022. We are currently working on our plan for contacting Vendors regarding refunds for 2021 or rolling their registration over to 2022. We will be contacting Vendors in the next few weeks.

Thanks you for your interest and participation in the

Almost Spring Swap Meet over the years and we hope to see you in

 2022..***




General meetings held every 4th Thursday of the Month.  Dinner at 6:30 PM. meeting at 7:00pm.  If you are interested in our club and would like to be a guest at one of our meetings please contact Janet Gundlach - to reserve a spot.

OUR BOARD


PRESIDENT:   Chuck Nordstrom - modelaguy@comcast.net

TRUSTEE Membership:   John Michaud - duahclmnhoj@yahoo.com

VICE PRESIDENT/TOURS:  Jerry Fulwider - rediwolf@comcast.net

TRUSTEE Historian:  Marsha DuBreuil

SECRETARY:  Carrie Dira - cgdira@gmail.com

TRUSTEE Work Shop:  John Hash - 31vicky@comcast.net

TREASURER:  Janet Gundlach  janetspg@msn.com

Contact for dinner reservations

TRUSTEE Program:   Lonnie Wangen - dlwangen@aol.com

CHAPTER REP: Carrie Dira - ballardpacific@msn.com

EDITOR:   Ina Armor & Marsha DuBreuil gossipeditor2@yahoo.com

Swap Meet chairmanMike Thoe  mthoe@live.com  

Co-chair: Terry Bontrager tgbontrager@wavecable.com

Swap Meet Registrar Tim and Bonnie Nau  (360)863-2877

smidgeon@comcast.net


Sunshine:  Kathy Sommers (253)891-3073  sommers_1@msn.com & Bonnie Kirmse (360-893-6663)

Librarian:  James McCartney

Tech Advisors: Steve Breiting and Keith Clark

                            

CALENDAR OF EVENTS


Upcoming

Events

If you need more info about any event posted on the Gerties’ calendar, contact at Jerry Fulwider - rediwolf@comcast.net

***PLEASE CHECK HERE FOR ANY IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENTS OR INCLIMENT WEATHER NOTIFICATIONS***


EVENT CANCELLATIONS

IT IS BOARD POLICY TO FOLLOW STATE HEALTH OFFICIAL RULES AND/OR GUIDELINES TO LIMIT GROUP GATHERING SIZE TO SLOW THE SPREAD OF CORONOVIRUS, THE FOLLOWING EVENTS ARE CANCELLED: 


  •  ALMOST SPRING SWAP MEET FOR 2021 IS CANCELLED
****GOOD NEWS****

THE “MEN’S WEDNESDAY BREAKFAST” AND THE
“OVER THE DITCH BREAKFAST ARE ON AGAIN.
Expect the host restaurant to follow State Covid Guidelines.

 May
 June 17th
  • Farmer’s Market & Car Meet—Lemay Marymount 3pm-7pm- no cost to attend
 June 18th
  • Stafford Suites—15519 62nd St Ct E, Unite E, Sumner 1-3 pm
 June 19th
  • Strawberry Feed at Bob and Karen Schwartz. More information to follow
 June 26th
  • Steering Box Workshop-10:00 am– John Hash’s Shop
 July
 July 1st
  • Life Enrichment Health Center -1301 No Highland Parkway, Tacoma
July 8th 
  • Board Meeting
 July 15th
  • Farmer’s Market & Car Meet—Lemay Marymount 3pm-7pm- no cost to attend
 July 22nd
  • Club Picnic - Nisqually Picnic area at Point Defiance Park
 August
 Aug 7th
  • Fletcher Anderson Picnic-Chehalis—See page 4 of the Gossip
 Aug 12th
  • Board Meeting
 Aug 19th
  • Farmer’s Market & Car Meet—Lemay Marymount 3pm-7pm- no cost to attend
 Aug 26th
  • General Membership Meeting—TBD
 Aug 28th - 29th
  • LeMay Marymount car auction
 September
 Sept 5th - 6th
  • Elma Raceways Labor Day Tour. See page 3 of the Gossip
 PLEASE CHECK COVID GUIDELINES BEFORE ATTENDING GERTIE FUNCTIONS TO SEE IF THEY AFFECT THE EVENT AND MIGHT BE CANCELLED.
 

MEN’S WEDNESDAY BREAKFAST

HELD EVERY WEDNESDAY MORNING OF THE

MONTH AT COUNTRY ROSE CAFE

15803 PACIFIC AVE. SOUTH 7:30AM

Contact: Earl Hines 253-301-4826

 

GERTIE GALS BREAKFAST

WILL BE HELD ON THE 1ST TUESDAY OF EACH

MONTH AT ELMERS. 8:30 AM

CONTACT: KATHY SOMMERS OR KARIE AUSTIN FOR

DIRECTIONS

CANCELLED


ACROSS THE DITCH BREAKFAST

Will be held on the 1st Tuesday of each month
at “That One Place”
1397 Olney Ave SE 
Port Orchard 98366 7:30am All are welcome.
Contact: Bob Campy at (253-370-4062 or
e-mail campyra@yahoo.com) if you plan to attend.



  
  

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