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Sac Volvo Club 2017 Events  
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 January  1/28- 2017 Sac Volvo Club Planning Meeting
 February  2/11- Sac Volvo Club Meet-Up with Folsom Cars and Coffee
 March  3/18- 9th Annual EuroTech Tech Session, Lunch, & Planning Mtg
 April 18th Annual Davis Meet Weekend (DMW)
 4/29- DMW Sat: A-La-Carte Events                                          (w/ GGVCOA) 

 4/30- DMW Sun: 18th Annual Davis Car Show & Swap Meet   (w/ GGVCOA) 
 May   --open--
 June  6/17- IPD Garage Sale                                                        (Portland, Oregon)
 6/24- 10th Annual Swedish Day & Planning Mtg at IKEA, West Sac
 July  --open--
 August  TBD- Sac Volvo Club Camping Trip                                  
 September  9/16- Sac Volvo Club Fall Foothill Drive                                 
 October  10/20 - 10/22- VCOA National Meet                                               (Tulsa, OK)
 November  --open--
 December  --open--
 January  --open--      


January 2017:

Sacramento Chapter:

http://www.lotsofluckcafe.com/
Event:    2017 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 28, 2017
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_January17.pdf  (304k)
Event Flyer (as forum post)
Facebook Event-Discussion


2017 Sac Volvo Club Planning Meeting:

Thank you to everyone that came out!
We had a very productive meeting and welcomed two new members!

Special Shout-Out To:
Jon- Thank you for coordinating the event details!

Larry- Welcome to the SacVCOA Planning Committee!
We look forward to your contributions to the Chapter!


https://goo.gl/photos/8HL1KEGXCW8fDepo7
From 2017 Sac Volvo Club Planning Meeting

The entire album and/or individual photos can be seen anytime by clicking on the above photo or link.


Facebook Cover Photo:
https://www.facebook.com/SacVolvoClub/photos/a.257003554661852.1073741827.255882838107257/384904151871791/?type=3



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February 2017:

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, February 11, 2017
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

Event Flyer:
SacVCOAFlyerMeetUpFolsomCarsCoffee_February17  (Google Doc at Google Drive)
Event Flyer (as forum post)
Facebook Event-Discussion

The weather and turnout were great!
Thank you to everyone that responded to the Sac Volvo Club Meet-Up Event survey
and came out to enjoy the event!


Interested in more Meet-Up Events?



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March 2017:

Sacramento Chapter:

Event:    9th Annual EuroTech Tech Session
Tech Session, Cars & Coffee, Lunch, & Planning Meeting
Where:    
Tech Session / Cars & Coffee:
EuroTech
3259 Monier Circle, #100 
Rancho Cordova, CA 95742
916-631-4118
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, March 18, 2017
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:    
Coffee and/or Donut Volunteer(s) needed.
Please indicate your interest in your RSVP for the event and we will give you an up-to-date head count for the Tech Session. 
Lunch to follow Tech Session
Rain or Shine!
RSVP:
To RSVP (by 3/16):
Contact Michal Vachuska, Event Coordinator:
http://www.sacvolvoclub.org/Home/contactus#CUF

3-8-2017 Update:

Coffee Volunteer Found:
Thank you Walter!

3-7-2017 Update:
Donut Volunteer Found:
Thank you Missy!

Coffee Volunteer Needed:
Coffee location and volunteer details added to event map:

Google Map (will open in new tab / window)
And, can be found below in the 2-27-2017 event update.

2-27-2017 update:
Call for Coffee and Donut Volunteers:

Volunteers needed to purchase / donate coffee and donuts for the EuroTech Tech Session.
Amount needed to purchase / donate depends on number of volunteers and RSVPs received.

If interested, please note this in your RSVP to Michal Vachuska, Event Coordinator, before March 16th: http://www.sacvolvoclub.org/Home/contactus#CUF

Michal will be in contact with volunteers after the RSVPs close to discuss quantities needed.

Copy and Paste of Research for 2016 Event
(Prices and/or information may have changed-- Please call to confirm.)

Estimate of donation based on locations nearest to event in Rancho Cordova, CA for convenience.
(Feel free to call around to get your own estimates.)

Starbucks Coffee at Sunrise & White Rock
3110 Sunrise Blvd.
Rancho Cordova, CA 95742-7310
916-859-0163
http://www.starbucks.com/store-locator/search/detail/11634

Friday Hours: 4:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Saturday Hours: 4:30 AM to 10:00 PM

Order Details:
-Place Order one day in advance
-Traveler Coffee (To-Go Cardboard Box Coffee with cups, creamer, sugar, stir sticks, napkins)
-One box = 10 servings of 8 oz cups
-Cost varies according to roast purchased: $12.95 - $14.95 (roast options = blonde, medium, dark)

Howard's Donuts
2340 Sunrise Blvd
Gold River, CA 95670
916-638-7509
http://www.yelp.com/biz/howards-donuts-gold-river

Friday Hours: 4:30 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday Hours: 4:30 am - 3:00 pm

Order Details:
-Place order one day in advance
-Donuts are ordered by the dozen
-Regular dozen (includes cake and old fashioned) = $9.99 per dozen
-Fancy dozen (includes bars and jelly) = $10.99 per dozen


Event Flyer:
SacVCOAFlyerEuroTech_March17 (Google Doc at Google Drive)
Event Flyer (as forum post)


EuroTech 2017:
Thank you to everyone that came out!
We had a great time and look forward to seeing you all at the next event!

Special Shout-Out To:

Michal!
Thank you for coordinating the EuroTech Tech Session Details!

Walter and Missy!
Thank you for your generous coffee and donut donations!

Ken!
Welcome to the SacVCOA Planning Committee!
We look forward to your contributions to the Chapter!


https://goo.gl/photos/s7Di7aF4x2Xv7PNSA
From 2017 EuroTech Tech Session

The entire album and/or individual photos can be seen anytime by clicking on the above photo or link.


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April 2017:

Sacramento Chapter and Golden Gate Chapter:

2017 Davis Meet Weekend Sponsor Poster

http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/sat
Event:   Davis Meet Weekend: Saturday
A-La-Carte Events

Event 1: Cars & Coffee
Event 2: Foothill Scenic Drive (Fast and Slow Groups)
Event 3: Lunch at Old Spaghetti Factory
Event 4: K1 Speed Indoor Electric Kart Racing
Event 5: 6th Annual Pre-Davis BBQ Party


Where: 

Sacramento County, CA

Event Maps (All are Google Maps that will open in new tab/window):


All Events (Updated April 27th):

All Events with FAST Scenic Drive Route (For performance / modified cars)

All Events with SLOW Scenic Drive Route (For vintage / stock cars)


Driving Maps (Added April 27th):

Event 2: Foothill Scenic Drive Driving Map with FAST Route (For performance / modified cars)

Event 2: Foothill Scenic Drive Driving Map with SLOW Route (For vintage / stock cars)

Date:    Saturday, April 29, 2017


Time: 
Event 1: Cars & Coffee
8:00A-10:00A

Event 2: Foothill Scenic Drive (Fast and Slow Groups)
10:00A Start

Event 3: Lunch at Old Spaghetti Factory
1:00P Reservation

Event 4: K1 Speed Indoor Electric Kart Racing
4:00P (arrive by 3:30P to register)

Event 5: 6th Annual Pre-Davis BBQ Party
2:00P (if not at K1 Speed)

Cost:   Depends on event(s) selected.
See Saturday Event Details for more information

Notes: 

RSVPs close Tuesday, April 25, 2017.

A wait list will be created after RSVPs close.
-Day-of-event openings will be filled on a first come, first served basis.
-If there is space available, we will confirm that in an e-mail to you, using the contact e-mail address you provided.
-The Saturday Wait List closes Friday, April 28, 2017.

Full details / information updated at the event website:

http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/



PDF Archive of 2017 Davis Meet Weekend Website (at Google Drive):

2017 Davis Meet Weekend Website (April 16 & 28, 2017)



Event Coverage Starts Below Davis Car Show & Swap Meet Information.



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Sacramento Chapter and Golden Gate Chapter:

2017 Davis Meet Weekend Poster
Event:   Davis Meet Weekend: Sunday
18th Annual Davis Car Show & Swap Meet

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


Date:     
Sunday, April 30, 2017

Time:    
8:00A- Gates Open
9:00A- Show Starts
10:30A- Gates Close
1:30P- Awards Presentation

Cost:  
Swap Vendor spaces available through Pre-Registration only (first come-first served).
$40.00 = Two parking spaces (roughly 10' x 20')
Form BOE-410-D required (see information here)

Car Show participants may Pre-Register or Register on the Day of the Event.
$25.00 = Pre-Registration & VCOA Member Day of Event
$30.00 = Non-VCOA Member Day of Event

T-Shirts available through Pre-Sales only.
$15.00 = S, M, L, XL
$19.00 = XXL (2XL), XXXL (3XL), XXXXL (4XL)
2017 Davis Meet Weekend T-Shirt

Notes: 
T-Shirt Pre-Sales close Sunday, April 16, 2017.

Registration closes Friday, April 28, 2017.

Pre-Registrants:
If you have already paid online for your show registration, swap meet space, or a t-shirt, please bring your receipt with you to the show!

Full details / information updated at the event website:

http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/




PDF Archive of 2017 Davis Meet Weekend Website (at Google Drive):

2017 Davis Meet Weekend Website (April 16 & 28, 2017)

Sunday Details Web Page (April 28, 2017)

 

Rolling Article:

Coming Soon!


Saturday Davis Meet Weekend Events / Results:

Scenic Drive Maps:
Fast Group Route (Performance / Modified Cars):

April 29, 2017 Saturday Davis Meet Weekend Events / Scenic Drive Fast Route


Slow Group Route (Vintage / Stock Cars):

April 29, 2017 Saturday Davis Meet Weekend Events / Scenic Drive Slow Route


K1 Speed Electric Kart Racing Results:

Coming Soon!


Sunday Davis Meet Weekend Events / Results:

Davis Car Show & Swap Meet Award Winners:

Coming Soon!


Pictures & Videos From Davis Meet Weekend:


GGVCOA Facebook:

Turbobricks Forum Topic:

Davis 2017 at Imgur:


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Interested in sharing your photos with us and/or submitting your photos for publication consideration in Rolling Magazine?


Thank you to everyone who has shared and submitted photos, videos, or links (whether named or anonymous), it is appreciated!


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June 2017:

Sacramento Chapter:

https://www.ipdusa.com/blogs/435/2017-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, June 17, 2017
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 2017 IPD Topic:
http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=329735

Event Flyer:
Event Flyer (as forum post)
Facebook Event-Discussion


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Sacramento Chapter:

http://www.ikea.com/us/en/
Event:   10th Annual Swedish Day at IKEA
Cars & Coffee, Lunch, & Planning Meeting
Where: 
IKEA
700 IKEA Court
West Sacramento, CA 95605
Google Map (will open in new tab/window)
Date:     Saturday, June 24, 2017
Time:   
Cars & Coffee Event Start: 8:30A
Meet in IKEA Parking Lot, Row D
Lunch / Planning Meeting: 11:00A - 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

IKEA Nutrition PDF:
Notes: 
-Earlier schedule to "help beat the heat."
-All Volvos and Saabs welcome!
-Feel free to enjoy breakfast and/or lunch whenever you wish.
-Sac Volvo Club Meeting in IKEA Restaurant
(IKEA no longer allows outside groups to reserve conference room)


Event Flyer:
SacVCOAFlyerIKEA_June17 (Google Doc at Google Drive)
Event Flyer (as web page)
Event Flyer (as forum post)
Facebook Event-Discussion

10th Annual Swedish Day at IKEA 2017:

Thank you to everyone that came out and celebrated Swedish Midsummer Day with us!
We survived the heat wave, had a great time, and look forward to seeing you all at the next event!

Special Shout-Outs:

 Jeff Molander- Thank you for:
-Coordinating the IKEA Event Details!
-Your generous coffee and donut donations!

Photos coming soon!

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