Club  Meeting Minutes

Valley British Auto Club

Monthly Dinner Meeting

May 4, 2021

Meeting Information

  • Date: May 4, 2021

  • Meeting Time: 6:30 pm

  • Location: A.J. Armenian Cuisine, Fresno, Maroa Ave. & Shaw

Officers Attending

  • Warren Prouty-President

  • Dennis Davi-Secretary/Treasurer

Officer Absent

  • Rick Rogers-Vice President


  • Martin Connolly, Russ Weber, Larry Zerwig

In Attendance

  • 26 members from the Fresno, Clovis, Lemoore, Madera & Sanger area.


  • May meeting attendees approved minutes from the April 6, 2021 meeting.

Treasurer Report

  • March Car Show report. Income $2,865.00----Expenses $1,698.85.

  • Balance as of May 4, 2021-$3,524.98

Members Report

  • As of May 4, 2021 we have 72 members

Old Business

  • Martin addressed the members about the car show, how it was a good turnout of 64 paid entries.

  • Members responded about the arraignment of different Marques. Having a Bentley, MGA, Jaguar, etc.; arrangement more interesting. It was a hit,+.

  • Jay Newson said to make it easier on what we sell at the booth, is to have a check list form at the booth.

  • It was mention next year get extra speakers with the cordless mic so the general public and entrants could hear better.

  • Jay mention the Dixon Show in Sept 19 is coming. Try


New Business

  • Warren said Steve Phillips is experiencing motor trouble with his Mini. He will not participate in the British Extravaganza at Buttonwillow May 15-16, 2021.

  • Warren E-type (frankin-jag) thinks he might have forgot to install a 0-ring in the transmission which leaked and smoke came inside. Just in case, fire extinguisher in the front seat.

  • Warren asked if anyone would like to suggest the next car run, email him.

  • Jim Parnagian had reserved parking spaces for club members at the dinner meeting at A.J. Armenian Cuisine. Thank you.

Meeting adjourned at 8:30pm

Next meeting, set your calendar June 1.

Member Spotlight

Craig Schlesser

I work for Sears as an in home repair tech, and have been with them for about 10 years. My wife and I like to travel, snorkel, and I like scuba diving a little. I received my 1964 TR-4 in 1983 as a graduation gift.