Men of St. Leonard and their muscle cars
Men of St. Leonard kicked off its first meeting of the year Sept. 7 when local car enthusiasts held a mini car show following the first day of school at St. Leonard Elementary School. The boys reviewed car show etiquette before seeing the cars, which included a 1940 Packard Rat Rod, 1951 Chevy, 1964 Chevy Nova, 2008 C6 Corvette, 2018 Corvette Z06, 2010 Corvette Grand Sport, 2012 Mustang Boss 302,
2013 Corvette 427 Collector’s Edition, 2014 Corvette Stingray, and a 2018 Porsche 718 Boxster. The highlight of the Albert Lee opens the hood of his 1951 Chevrolet as St. Leonard Elementary School Vice Principal Alkeisha Williams, right, looks on during the recent Men of St. Leonard event.
car show for many was hearing the engines rev
up, particularly the Packard Rat Rod, which was Children check out Johny Brook’s 1940 Packard Rat Rod during the recent Men of St. Leonard after school program for male minority students at St. Leonard Elementary School.
pieced together from 17 different cars and included a toilet and a window
unit air conditioner. The Men of St. Leonard is an after school program for male minority students at SLES, which encourages students to be proud of their heritage and strive for excellence and engage in many activities. The club, which is always looking or new members, is sponsored by St Leonard Elementary School teachers Barbara Broussard and Jeanette Gionfriddo.
Johny Brooks, Stewart Weems, Jr. Stewart Weems, Sr. Larry Gross,
Joe Broussard, Terrence Gross, Lankford Johnson, Albert Lee
Rob Gionfriddo. 1940 Packard Rat Rod Group picture cars 1951 Chevy
Men of St. Leonard after school program for male minority students at St. Leonard Elementary School recently kicked off the year with a car show.