Celebrating 65 years of Corvetting at Shaheen Chevrolet in Lansing, MI. Photo credit to Tom Faupel.

Late Breaking News

Welcome!

“Make new friends, but keep the old. One is Silver and the other’s Gold”. Those words are from a poem written in the 19th century. But they’re timeless, aren’t they! So, please join the Capital City Corvette Club in welcoming the following new friends into our membership:

  • Mark & Kelly Barnes, from Eaton Rapids, recently joined our ranks! They drive a 1999 Red convertible.
  • Gary Pratt comes to us from Holt. Gary drives a 1988 Black coupe.
  • Bob and Elizabeth Hedlund, from Grand Ledge, have also joined recently. They drive a 2010 Torch Red Grand Sport coupe.

We would also like to welcome back returning members:

  • Steve and Barb Musselman recently purchased a new Corvette and have rejoined Capital City Corvette Club. They live in DeWitt and now drive a 2014 Crystal Red Corvette.
  • Stephen Toth, of St. Johns rejoined as a late renewal. Stephen drives a 1999 Torch Red convertible.
  • Mike and Janet Sprague, from Mulliken, rejoined as a late renewal. They drive a 2000 coupe with black and purple graphics. Mike was our Competition Director for many years.

Reminder - All members are invited to send a picture of their Corvette(s) for the "Members Corvettes" album on our Flickr account. Pictures may be sent to 4c.webmaster@cccorvette.org. Be sure to include your name and the year of your Corvette.  You may also send pictures of Corvettes you owned in the past for our Past Luvs album.

CCCC Facebook Page:

Facebook   Check out Capital City Corvette Club's Facebook page @capitalcitycorvettelansing.  We need members
   to join the group and post to help keep it fresh and alive!  The page is maintained by Dave Voss.

CCCC Sponsor:Display case at Shaheen Chevrolet.

Shaheen Chevrolet is the sponsor of Capital City Corvette Club! Shaheen's is one of the area's finest Chevrolet dealers. Ben Behnke is our club contact.

Call Ben at 517.881.9253 when looking for your next new or used vehicle! He will be pleased to offer assistance to all CCCC members that don't have an established relationship with another Shaheen sales consultant.

Capital City Corvette Club partners with Shaheen's to put on a local car show in September.  This years show will take place on September 8 and will benefit Ele's Place, a healing center for grieving children and teens.

Shaheen ChevroletShaheen Chevrolet has provided a beautiful showcase in their Community Room to display club artifacts. Stop in and check it out!

2024 Board of Directors

The following members were elected to serve as our 2024 Board of Directors:

President Kyle Felts
Governor/Vice President Simon Reiffer
Competition Director Kevin Mead
Membership Director Angela Hyde
Newsletter Editor Tom Faupel
Points Director Daniel Burk
Public Relations Director Chuck Miller
Secretary Melissa Hass, Tim Wells
Social Director Vacant Position
Treasurer James Sutherland

NCCC President's Message:

Click here to read the latest message from Deb Murphy, President of the National Council of Corvette Clubs. You will find it toward the bottom of the home page of the NCCC Website. Deb sends a monthly message, via email, to all members of NCCC at the email address listed in the national database. If you are not receiving it, please contact our Membership Director so that she can check your email address in the database.

Future Corvette Owners Association:

Click here to visit the Future Corvette Owners of America Website.Our own Melissa Felts was recently appointed as the National Director of the Future Corvette Owners Association.  Melissa brings fresh energy and ideas and will work toward making exciting changes to the program to get the kids more involved.

FCOA is a unique "Corvette Club for kids" that was formed to interest the younger generation in the Corvette hobby and is the youth division of the National Council of Corvette Clubs. With the hope that they will go on to become active NCCC members when they turn 16, this generation of kids are the Corvette enthusiast of the 21st century and the very foundation of NCCC's future.

Click here to visit the Future Corvette Owners of America Website.For a one-time fee of $10.00 you can enroll your children, grandchildren, nieces, nephews and those you have guardianship of in this program until they reach the age of 16. New FCOA members receive a membership packet that includes a membership card and some trinkets. FCOA membership and apparel information is available by clicking on this link. Be sure to process all FCOA enrollments through Angela Hyde, our Membership Director. Angela tracks how many FCOA members are sponsored by our members. CCCC members are currently sponsoring 30 FCOA members!

National Council of Corvette Clubs and Region News:

Click the following links for additional NCCC and Michigan Region information.
NCCC Website | Convention Information | Facebook | Insurance Information & Waivers
Michigan Region Website | By-Laws | Calendar | Event Flyers | Meeting Minutes | Points Standings

NCCC Discounts:

NCCC members are eligible for discounts from various companies ranging from Corvette parts and accessories; flooring; hotels; racing helmets; insurance; travel planning; buy or sell listings; books or magazines; Corvette themed clocks, flags, artwork, furniture, canvas photography; and through their Commercial Club Rewards Program, Sears offers NCCC members discounts on Craftsmen tools, Kenmore and brand name appliances, exercise equipment, grills, mowers, tractors, televisions, mattresses, generators, snow throwers, water softeners, garage storage, and gift cards.

The Discounts page on the NCCC Website offers additional information and links to discounts offered by friends of NCCC. Be sure to check it out before ordering or purchasing items so you can maximize your shopping experience.

St. Jude Tire Raffle

Visit the NCCC Website for ticket information and cutoff dates for the individual raffle drawings. This information is located directly below the NCCC President's Message on the home page.

All funds raised support St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Each entry costs $25.00 and is specific to a particular drawing. When you purchase your ticket(s) you will choose which drawing you wish to enter. The winner of each raffle will receive a certificate for a set of four tires. All drawings will be held during Governor Meetings in St. Louis.

Become a National Corvette Museum Member!

National Corvette MuseumCapital City Corvette Club is a Lifetime Club Member of the the National Corvette Museum.

We also encourage our members to our to join individually to help support the Museum. Individual memberships are $65 per year, or $2,000 lifetime. Lifetime memberships for those over 65 are $750 for 20 years! NCM membership provides you with free admission to the Museum, except during special gated events.

See Casey Mulvany, our NCM Ambassador, if you have questions or would like more information on becoming an individual member of the NCM.

Are You Receiving Club Emails?

Some email service providers direct messages sent to multiple addresses straight to spam.  Please check your spam folder so that you don't miss the monthly newsletter and messages about meetings and other events.  It may help to add the following addresses to your email address book:  4c.president@cccorvette.org and 4c.board@cccorvette.org.  We went through a process to get those two addresses white listed, but we're still slipping through the cracks.