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Event Flyer Download Link:

SacVCOAFlyerDavis2017Planning_July16.pdf   (208k)

Event Flyer Includes:
-Page One
-Event Information and Notes

SacVCOAFlyerMtDiablo_October16.pdf  (444k)

Event Flyer Includes:
-Page One
-Event Information and Notes
-Page Two
-Screenshot and Link to Overview Google Map
-Page Three
-Screenshot and Link to Close-Up Google Map

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Full-Detail List (All Sacramento Area):


January 2016:
Event:    2016 SacVCOA Planning Meeting
Where:    Lunch & Planning Meeting:
Lots of Luck Chinese Restaurant
3084 Sunrise Blvd # 12
Rancho Cordova, CA
(916) 858-1525
Google Map (will open in new tab/window)
Date:    Saturday, January 23, 2016
Time:  
Lunch: 11:00A
Planning Meeting to follow Lunch
Cost:    
Lunch: TBD by menu choices, but you will need 
to cover your own lunch costs.
Notes:   See you there rain or shine!

Event Flyer:
SacVCOAFlyerPlanningMtg_January16.pdf   (458k)
Event Flyer (as forum post)
Event Flyer (as web page)


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February 2016:

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March 2016:

Sacramento Chapter:


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April 2016:

Sacramento Chapter and Golden Gate Chapter:

Event:   Davis Meet Weekend
Saturday Activities
Where: 
                Google Map (will open in new tab/window)

Date:    Canceled- No Davis 2016
Time:  
Cost:  
Notes: 

Event Flyer:
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Golden Gate Chapter and Sacramento Chapter:


Event:   Davis Meet Weekend
18th Annual Davis Car Show & Swap Meet
Where: 
                Google Map (will open in new tab/window)

Date:    
Canceled- No Davis 2016
Time:    
Cost:  
Notes: 

Event Flyer:
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Sacramento Chapter:


Event:    8th Annual EuroTech Tech Session 
Where:    
Tech Session:
EuroTech
3259 Monier Circle, #100 
Rancho Cordova, CA 95742
916-631-4118
Lunch:
Lots of Luck Chinese Restaurant
3084 Sunrise Blvd # 12
Rancho Cordova, CA
(916) 858-1525
Google Map (will open in new tab/window)
Date:    April 16, 2016
Time:   
Tech Session: 10:00A 
Lunch: ~1:00P
Cost:    
Tech session: Free!
Lunch: TBD by menu choices, but you will need 
to cover your own lunch costs.
Notes:    
Lunch to follow Tech Session
Rain or Shine!

Event Flyer:
SacVCOAFlyerEuroTechSession_April16.pdf   (443k)
Event Flyer (as forum post)
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May 2016:

Sacramento Chapter:

Third Saturday in May- IPD Garage Sale = May 21, 2016
http://www.ipdusa.com/blogs/424/2016-ipd-garage-sale

Event:   IPD Garage Sale
And related weekend activities
Where: 
Caravan Start Location:
Check out Turbobricks Forum if looking for a caravan
IPD
11744 NE Ainsworth Cir., Portland, Oregon 97220

Google Map (will open in new tab/window)
Date:     Saturday, May 21, 2016
Time:   
IPD Garage Sale
9:00A - 3:00P (Saturday)
Notes: 
There are usually other activities planned over the weekend.

Best place for information:
Direct link to Turbobricks 2016 IPD Topic:
http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=319666

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Sacramento Chapter:

Event:  
Where: 
                Google Map (will open in new tab/window)

Date:    
Time:  
Cost:  
Notes:  

Event Flyer:
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June 2016:

Sacramento Chapter:

http://www.ikea.com/us/en/
Event:   9th Annual Swedish Day at IKEA
With Sac Volvo Club T-Shirt Pre-Sales
Where: 
IKEA
700 IKEA Court
West Sacramento, CA 95605
Google Map (will open in new tab/window)
Date:     Saturday, June 11, 2016
Time:   
Cars & Coffee Event Start: 8:30A
Meet in IKEA Parking Lot, Row D
Lunch / Planning Meeting: 11:00 - 3:00P
Meet in IKEA Restaurant, 2nd Floor
Cost:
Free, except you must cover the cost of your own meal(s).
IKEA serves breakfast from 9:30A - 11:00A
Notes: 
-New earlier schedule to "help beat the heat."
-All Volvos and Saabs welcome!
-Sac Volvo Club Meeting in IKEA Restaurant
(IKEA no longer allows outside groups to reserve conference room)

-Event is free, except you must cover the cost of
your own IKEA breakfast and/or lunch:

Sac Volvo Club T-Shirt Pre-Sales Information

These shirts will be screen printed and of the same high quality as the Davis 2014 shirts and will only be offered for in-person pre-sales!

Design:
T-Shirt Color = Ash
Front = Small two color VCOA logo on left pocket area
Back = Large five color SacVCOA logo

SacVCOA T-Shirt Design Mock-Up

Prices:
S - XXL (2XL) = $20
XXXL (3XL) = $25

Shipping will be available via USPS for an additional $7.

We will have limited ability to make change, so please consider a donation to the Sac Volvo Club if you do not have exact change.

A minimum of 12 T-Shirts need to be ordered for the order to be placed.

If this minimum is not met, we will hold the T-Shirt pre-orders until the minimum is met.

Note that these T-shirts are custom ordered products so there will be no returns / refunds / exchanges.


Event Flyer:
SacVCOAFlyerIKEA_June16-wT-Shirt.pdf   (488k)
Event Flyer (as forum post)


Sacramento Chapter:

Website(s):
http://capitolconcours.com/ or
http://www.shrinersconcours.com/ or
http://capitolconcours.org/
Event Name: Shriner's Capital Concours d'Elegance
Location: On the Capital Mall, Sacramento, CA
Google Map (will open in new tab/window)
Date:  
Time:  
Notes: This is an important charity event in our area and an opportunity to see some amazing automobiles!
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July 2016:

Sacramento Chapter:

Event: Davis 2017 Planning Meeting & Volunteer Round-Up!
Where: RSVPs Required for location details
Date: Saturday, July 9, 2016
Time:
Planning Meeting: 9:30A - 12 noon
(Optional) Lunch: ~12 noon - 1:00P
Cost:
Planning Meeting: Free!
Coffee & Donuts will be provided.
(Optional) Lunch: TBD by menu choices,
but you need to cover the cost of your own meal.
Notes:
This is a working planning meeting for the Sac Volvo Club to start planning details, organizing sub-planning committees, and finding volunteers for the Davis 2017 weekend events.

Official dates and details will not be discussed at this meeting as we still have a lot to discuss and plan before releasing an official announcement.

That said, we welcome anyone to attend who would like to actively contribute to the success of Davis 2017 via behind-the-scenes planning and/or day-of-the-event volunteering.

To ask Questions and/or RSVP:
Contact Jon Manji

Event Flyer:
SacVCOAFlyerDavis2017Planning_July16.pdf   (208k)
Event Flyer (as web page)
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August 2016:

Sacramento Chapter:


Event:   3rd Annual Camping at Rollins Lake

Where: 
                Google Map (will open in new tab/window)

Date:    
Canceled
Time:    
Cost:  
Notes:  

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Sacramento Chapter:


Event:
Where: 
                Google Map (will open in new tab/window)

Date:
Time:
Cost:
Notes:

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September 2016:

National Meet:

http://vcoa.org/
http://vcoa.org/events/national-events

September 15, 2016 - September 18, 2016

Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin

http://sacvolvoclub.forumotion.net/t224-2016-vcoa-national-meet


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Sacramento Chapter:


Event:
Where: 
                Google Map (will open in new tab/window)

Date:
Time:
Cost:
Notes:

Event Flyer:
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October 2016:


Sacramento Chapter:


http://carsandcoffeefolsom.com/
Event: Sac Volvo Club Meet-Up with Folsom Cars and Coffee
Where: 
Folsom Palladio at Broadstone
430 Palladio Pkwy
Folsom, CA 95630
Near Sports Authority               
Google Map (will open in new tab/window)

Date: Saturday, October 1, 2016
Time: 7:00A - 9:00A
Cost:

-Car Show: Free
-Coffee / Lunch (Optional): TBD by Restuarant / Menu Choices, but you will need to cover the cost of your own coffee and/or lunch.
-Check out the Folsom Palladio Directory for more information:
http://gopalladio.com/
Notes:
Have a Meet-Up Event Idea?
Please take a moment to share your thoughts!:
Sac Volvo Club Meet-Up Event Survey

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Golden Gate Chapter and Sacramento Chapter:

CJ's Shop in Alameda: Canceled
Park Street Show: Scheduled for October 8, 2016
You can still attend the Park Street Show, if you wish,
but CJ will not be hosting the Volvo car show this year.

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Sacramento Chapter with Golden Gate Chapter:

http://www.parks.ca.gov/?page_id=517
Event:   Mt. Diablo: Second Conquer the Devil Drive
Where: Meeting Location:
              Ygnacio Plaza Shopping Center
              1835 Ignacio Valley Rd.
              Walnut Creek, CA 94598
              Meet behind the Ygnacio Plaza Shopping 
              Center Sign

                Google Map (will open in new tab/window)
Date:    Saturday, October 15, 2016
Time:    9:30A
Notes:  -A fun drive (not high speed) to the top of 
              Mt. Diablo (One of the two best vistas in the 
              world according to the Discovery Channel). 

             -The drive will take about an hour with stops for 
              vistas (one on the way up and one on the way 
              down).
             -Lunch will be around 12noon (you need to bring 
              your own).
             -Take the scenic route home:
CBS 13 Getaway Guru: One Tank Trip to Mt. Diablo
Things to Bring:
            -$10 State Park Entrance Fee (collected at the 
             gate)
            -Lunch / Picnic / Drinks 
             (no alcohol allowed in park)
            -Plenty of water for you and your Volvo
             (just in case of overheating)
            -Chair
            -Binoculars
            -Camera
Questions or RSVP with Helen and Gary Lodge.

Event Flyer:
SacVCOAFlyerMtDiablo_October16.pdf  (444k)
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Website(s):
 
Event Name:  
Location:  
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Date:  
Time:  
Notes:  
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National Meet:

Event:
Where: 
                Google Map (will open in new tab/window)

Date:
Time:
Cost:
Notes:

Event Flyer:
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November 2016:

Sacramento Chapter:

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December 2016:

Sacramento Chapter:

https://www.facebook.com/events/143961709388895/
Event: Holiday / End of the Year Party
Where: 
At the Lodge's Home
Concord, CA
RSVP for address / directions
Date: Saturday, December 3, 2016
Time: 1:00P - 4:00P
Cost: Free
Notes:
Message from Gary and Helen Lodge:

The Golden Gate Volvo Club would like to invite all its members and also invite the Sacramento Volvo Club members to our Holiday/End of the Year party.
Please join us for all of the fun. We will provide the food.
We live in Concord so it should be an easy drive for both clubs.
So mark your calendar it is on December 3rd at 1:00PM to 4:00PM.

Please RSVP to GGVCOA@yahoo.com. We will reply with the address and directions to our house, if needed.

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January 2017:

Sacramento Chapter

Event:   SacVCOA 2017 Planning Meeting
Where: 
                Google Map (will open in new tab/window)
Date:    
Time:   
Notes: 

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Other Local Event Links:

Golden Gate Chapter of the VCOA
http://www.ggvcoa.com/

Turbobricks Forum

Volvospeed Forum
Link update:
Was:
http://volvospeed.com/vs_forum/index.php?
s=525cc056b4436fda76eeb9c67b7312ab&showforum=3
You must me a registered member of the forum to view the 
"Member Announcements" section.

EuroSunday
EuroSunday now requires registration / log-in to view the 
Sacramento event information.

Norcal Volvos Forum
     Forum (not currently active-- lots of spam activity)
http://www.norcalvolvos.com/     
     Home page (no longer available)



Sacramento Community Links:

Newspaper: The Sacramento Bee
Local Interest Paper: Sacramento News & Review

Mobile: Caltrans Quickmap (will open in browser. There is also an app.)

Baseball: Sacramento River Cats, SF Giants AAA Affiliate
Soccer: Sacramento Republic FC
Football: UFL Sacramento Mountain Lions

Sacramento Local Wiki: https://localwiki.org/sac/

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