December 2017

Pontiac Owners Association, Christmas dinner was held Sunday, December 3, 2017, in Bennington at Nate’s Stumble Inn.  Thankyou to owner and club member, Roger Nieman and his son for hosting us!  Fourty-nine POA members were in attendance, including Santa and Mrs. Claus. Continue reading


September 2017

Pontiac Owner’s Association was called to order Friday, September 1, 2017, by President Chuck Merica.  The meeting location was Elkhorn’s Don Carmelo’s with twenty-two members, present.

Chuck highlighted some past car events attended by members: Pontiac Tech Day; Pontiac Show and Shine at Restore a Muscle Car; Pontiac Challenge Drag Event at I-29 Dragway; Mav Motorshow and Millard Days Car Show. Continue reading

August 2017

A Pontiac Owners Association meeting was held in conjunction with Pontiac Tech Day, Sunday, August 13, 2017.

Thanks to Larry Davis, the Sunday event was held at Plaza Buick-GMC at 119th & I Streets, in Omaha. Twenty four POA members attended the meeting, with President Chuck Merica, presiding. Members and non-members parked their Pontiacs (27) under the Plaza canopy, where they asked and answered car questions, and promoted POA membership.

President Chuck highlighted the past months’ car events: POCI Nationals in Texas, Kuch Motorsports Tour, Ashland Car Show, Hy-Vee Show and Shine and local cruise nights.

Longtime club member, Dick Frederickson, recently passed away. Club members attended his wake and his funeral, to pay their respects. Our deepest sympathies to son Tom and his family.

Jim Black has returned home from his bike trip across the northern United States. Jim’s 3 month ride was cut short at 6 weeks, when his bike was hit by a motorist, outside of Rochester, Minnesota. Jim was injured but will be okay and intends to be pedaling, again soon.

Sunday, August 20th will be the Pontiac-GMC Show and Shine at Restore a Muscle Car, north of Lincoln. Members get there early and help where ever needed-food vendor, placing signs or parking. Please remember to bring non-perishble food items for the Food Bank. Tom Smith, from Velocity channels’ Fast n Loud and Misfit Garage, will be at this Pontiac show.

Thanks to Mary Schwanz, the new 2017 roster, is now available.

Monty Hopkins and Layna Gunderson, motioned and seconded to adjourn the meeting. Following adjournmemt,eighteen members ate at Millard Roadhouse nd finished the day with Food!

Diane Rappl