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  1. Hi Everyone, This Saturday's forecast is currently partly cloudy and 80 degrees. A fantastic day to bring your Volvo, camera, and ideas to the 2018 Davis Meet Volunteer Appreciation Day at the California Auto Museum: Car Show, Museum Tour, Lunch, & Planning Meeting on Saturday, June 9, 2018 starting at 9:00 AM! For our 2018 Davis Meet volunteers that RSVP'ed and reserved a lunch selection: Lunch will be made available starting at 11:30 AM. Your lunch cost will be covered by the SacVCOA & GGVCOA. If you were NOT a 2018 Davis Meet volunteer & RSVP'ed and reserved a lunch selection: Lunch will be made available starting at 11:30 AM. Cash only is accepted for payment and smaller bills are appreciated as we have a limited amount of change. If you did not RSVP: Please bring your own lunch. To explore local restaurants in the area, please explore this searchable custom Google Map: https://www.google.com/maps/d/viewer?mid=1RkDxq74SQ4wImApzP2VzeCZdetFfL9oK&ll=38.571718760488174%2C-121.50825201108398&z=14 If you wish to tour the California Automobile Museum, you will need to cover the cost of your own admission. Adults (18 - 64): $10.00 For more information: https://www.calautomuseum.org/visit/admission-hours-and-directions/ Event Schedule: We will gather in front of the Museum beginning at 9:00 AM for an informal car show. The museum opens at 10:00 AM, (free admission for 2018 Davis Meet volunteers / $10.00 for non-volunteers). We will meet in the conference room (to the South of the front entrance) between 11:30 AM and 1:00 PM for lunch (lunch options discussed above). Lunch will be followed by our mid-year planning session at around 1:00 PM to discuss the events of the last half of the year-- come and join us if you have an idea for the future or would like to participate! --- Event Location: California Automobile Museum 2200 Front Street Sacramento, CA 95818 Google Map (will open in new tab/window) https://www.google.com/maps/d/viewer?mid=1RkDxq74SQ4wImApzP2VzeCZdetFfL9oK&ll=38.571718760488174%2C-121.50825201108398&z=14 --- Event Flyer: SacVCOAFlyerCAM_June18 (Google Doc at Google Drive): https://drive.google.com/open?id=1VuJnOSVga5LaEFqkwdewdk-jjGqGbIfEffcYT_jCRf0 Preview available on the website here: http://www.sacvolvoclub.org/Home/events/event-flyer --- Looking forward to seeing you all on June 9th! Take care, volvie!
  2. Hi Everyone, Hope you are well! Mark your calendars to join us for the 2018 Davis Meet Volunteer Appreciation Day at the California Auto Museum: Car Show, Museum Tour, Lunch, & Planning Meeting on Saturday, June 9, 2018. --- A message from Jeff Molander, SacVCOA Planning Committee: This is a special recognition day for everyone who volunteered and helped to support the 2018 Davis Meet on behalf of the Sacramento and Golden Gate VCOA chapters on April 28th - 29th. This was our largest Davis Meet ever, with more than 165 cars and many more Volvo enthusiasts in attendance. Although we are recognizing our Davis Meet volunteers, all Volvo owners and enthusiasts are welcome! For our 2018 Davis Meet volunteers the Sacramento and Golden Gate chapters are: Providing a free access to the auto museum between 10:00 AM and 11:30 AM, and Covering the cost of a box lunch of your choosing from Hannibal’s Catering. If you were not a 2018 Davis Meet volunteer: You may tour the museum if you wish (the museum opens at 10:00 AM), but at your cost of $10.00 for adults, We will provide a box lunch of your choosing from Hannibal’s Catering, but at your cost ($10.00 to $13.00). RSVPs with a lunch selection choice are required by Saturday, June 2nd. Event Schedule: We will gather in front of the Museum beginning at 9:00 AM for an informal car show. The museum opens at 10:00 AM, (free admission for 2018 Davis Meet volunteers / $10.00 for non-volunteers). We will meet in the conference room (to the South of the front entrance) between 11:30 AM and 1:00 PM for lunch (lunch options discussed above). Lunch will be followed by our mid-year planning session at around 1:00 PM to discuss the events of the last half of the year-- come and join us if you have an idea for the future or would like to participate! --- Event Location: California Automobile Museum 2200 Front Street Sacramento, CA 95818 Google Map (will open in new tab/window) https://www.google.com/maps/d/viewer?mid=1RkDxq74SQ4wImApzP2VzeCZdetFfL9oK&ll=38.571718760488174%2C-121.50825201108398&z=14 Date: Saturday, June 9, 2018 Time: 9:00 AM: California Auto Museum (in front of building) 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM: Informal Car Show (in front of building) 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM: Museum tour (on your own) 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM: Lunch (in conference room) 1:00 PM: SacVCOA Planning Meeting (in conference room) Cost: For our 2018 Davis Meet volunteers the Sacramento and Golden Gate chapters are: Providing a free access to the auto museum between 10:00 AM and 11:30 AM, and Covering the cost of a box lunch of your choosing from Hannibal’s Catering. If you were not a 2018 Davis Meet volunteer: You may tour the museum if you wish (the museum opens at 10:00 AM), but at your cost of $10.00 for adults, We will provide a box lunch of your choosing from Hannibal’s Catering, but at your cost ($10.00 to $13.00). Notes: This is a special recognition day for everyone who volunteered and helped to support the 2018 Davis Meet on behalf of the Sacramento and Golden Gate VCOA chapters on April 28th - 29th. All Volvo owners & enthusiasts are welcome! RSVPs with a lunch selection choice are required by Saturday, June 2nd. Your reservation is a financial obligation. Please contact us ASAP and cancel if you are unable to attend. Event Flyer: SacVCOAFlyerCAM_June18 (Google Doc at Google Drive): https://drive.google.com/open?id=1VuJnOSVga5LaEFqkwdewdk-jjGqGbIfEffcYT_jCRf0 Preview available on the website here: http://www.sacvolvoclub.org/Home/events/event-flyer RSVP: To RSVP and reserve your selections, please fill out one Google Form per person by Saturday, June 2nd: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdQ1mcjLTYWd7ZjLSmQqVZuGPvG8COPr4YwZTDQSUGzI_jSVw/viewform If you have questions, or need to cancel, please contact: Jeff Molander, SacVCOA Planning Committee, http://www.sacvolvoclub.org/Home/contactus#CUF Your reservation is a financial obligation. Please contact us ASAP and cancel if you are unable to attend. --- Looking forward to seeing you all on June 9th! Take care, volvie!
  3. Hi Everyone, Hope you are well and looking forward to the 2018 Davis Meet Volunteer Appreciation Day at the California Auto Museum: Car Show, Museum Tour, Lunch, & Planning Meeting on Saturday, June 9, 2018 starting at 9:00 AM! A friendly reminder that reservations with a lunch selection choice are required by Saturday, June 2nd. --- Need more information? Event Flyer: SacVCOAFlyerCAM_June18 (Google Doc at Google Drive): https://drive.google.com/open?id=1VuJnOSVga5LaEFqkwdewdk-jjGqGbIfEffcYT_jCRf0 Preview available on the website here: http://www.sacvolvoclub.org/Home/events/event-flyer --- Ready to RSVP? To RSVP and reserve your selections, please fill out one Google Form per person by Saturday, June 2nd: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdQ1mcjLTYWd7ZjLSmQqVZuGPvG8COPr4YwZTDQSUGzI_jSVw/viewform Your reservation is a financial obligation. Please contact us ASAP and cancel if you are unable to attend. --- Have questions or need to cancel? Contact Us, Attention Jeff Molander: http://www.sacvolvoclub.org/Home/contactus#CUF --- Looking forward to seeing you all on June 9th! Take care, volvie!
  4. Hi Everyone, Hope you are well, had a safe drive home, and had a great night's rest! Thank You: Thank you to all the Volunteers and Sponsors who made this year such a tremendous success! And, thank you to everyone that came out! We had a great time and look forward to seeing you all at the 2019 Davis Meet Weekend Events! --- Saturday Photos: 2018 Davis Meet Weekend Saturday Fast Drive Photos by Steven Cox (at Google Photos): https://photos.app.goo.gl/v6b61z3HJTF2HiG76 http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/photos --- Updates: Stay tuned for more updates as we finalize the car counts, confirm volunteer lists, compile the awards list information, go through our photos, and submit an article to Rolling Magazine! As information becomes available, the 2018 Davis Meet Weekend Past Event Coverage will be updated here: http://www.sacvolvoclub.org/Home/events/2018-past-events#M4a And, final highlights will be compiled here: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/past-events --- Event Photographers & Videographers: Interested in sharing your photos and videos with the SacVCOA, GGVCOA, and/or submitting photos for publication consideration in Rolling Magazine? If you would like to submit photos to Rolling Magazine for publication consideration, please contact us before sharing your photos online. For more information, please: Contact Us, Attention: Elizabeth Brown, Davis Photographer Coordinator: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/contact-us --- Have feedback, ideas, or suggestions for the 2019 Davis Meet Weekend Events? Interested in joining the team and contributing to the Event's success? Let us know! Contact Us, Attention: Elizabeth Brown, Davis Communication Coordinator: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/contact-us Take care, volvie!
  5. Hi Everyone, Hope you are well! Lots of good news to report! 2018 Davis Meet Weekend: A. Date Set B. Website Updated C. Sponsors and Volunteers Needed --- A. 2018 Davis Meet Weekend- Date Set: The 2018 Davis Meet Weekend date has been set! Mark your calendars for: Saturday, April 28, 2018 - Sunday, April 29, 2018 Saturday will be A-La-Carte Events. Sunday is the Davis Car Show & Swap Meet. --- B. 2018 Davis Meet Weekend- Website Updated: The Davis Meet Weekend website has been updated with 2018 event information! Check it out: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/ Please note that event details are still being coordinated and confirmed. When details are released, announcements will be posted to the websites, mailing list, and social media pages. --- C. 2018 Davis Meet Weekend- Sponsors and Volunteers Needed: The success of the show depends on the time, talent, and contributions of our sponsors and volunteers! If you are able to contribute and/or interested in joining the team (or know anyone that is), please let us know! Details posted on the Davis Meet Weekend Website: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/ --- Take care, volvie!
  6. Hi Everyone, Hope you are well and enjoy your travels to the 19th Annual Davis Meet Weekend! --- 2018 Davis Meet Weekend Updates, & Reminders! http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/ --- Updates: Saturday A-La-Carte Events: Scenic Drive (Fast and Slow Groups): The event maps have been finalized and added as PDFs for ease of reference on the day of the event! Note: The route includes roads popular with cycling groups and is near busy hiking / running trails. Please be aware and share the road. http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/sat --- Reminders: Sunday Davis Car Show & Swap Meet: 1. Volunteers: More Volunteers are needed on Sunday morning to help with front gate check-in, parking, and registration operations on Sunday morning from 6:50 a.m. until 9:00 a.m. http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/volunteers If you can help, please Contact Us, Attention: Jon Manji, Volunteer Coordinator: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/contact-us Thank you to all volunteers-- your time and contributions are appreciated and make this event possible! 2. Pre-Registrants: Please bring your show registration, swap meet space, and/or t-shirt pre-order receipt(s) with you to the show! 3. Sunday Davis Car Show Day-of-Event Registration information: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/sun#TOC-Car-Show-Participant-Registration 4. T-shirt orders will be available for pickup at the registration table from 9 a.m. until the close of the show. Please bring your payment receipt with you. A few t-shirts will be for sale in a limited range of sizes. http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/sun#TOC-Davis-Show-T-Shirts-Available-by-Pre-Order --- We look forward to seeing you this Saturday and Sunday! Take care, volvie!
  7. Hi Everyone, Hope you are well and looking forward to the official start of the 2018 Davis Meet Weekend! We're now a couple days away! Saturday, April 28, 2018- Saturday A-La-Carte Events Sunday, April 29, 2018- Sunday Davis Car Show & Swap Meet http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org ----- Pre-Registration Reminder: If you have not yet Pre-Registered, a friendly reminder that the 19th Annual Davis Meet Weekend Pre-Registration closes tonight (April 25th) at midnight! ----- Call for Volunteers & Photographers: This year's show is shaping up to be one of the biggest yet! As the show grows, so does the need for volunteers! --- Volunteers: Interested in contributing to the show's success? Join the team! We especially need volunteers to help with front gate check-in, parking, and registration operations on Sunday morning from 6:50 a.m. until 9:00 a.m. http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/volunteers Let us know how you can help! Please Contact Us, Attention: Jon Manji, Volunteer Coordinator: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/contact-us --- Photographers: Plan on bringing your camera to 2018 Davis Meet Weekend and interested in sharing your photos? Please: -Reply to this post. -Or, Contact Us, Attention: Elizabeth Brown, Photographer Coordinator: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/contact-us We would love to submit your photos for publication consideration to Rolling Magazine as well as display them on the Chapter websites / social media! Questions about how your photos will be used? Check out the SacVCOA Policies, including Photo / Video and Social Media Policies here: http://www.sacvolvoclub.org/Home/policies --- Looking forward to seeing you all on April 28th and 29th! Take care, volvie!
  8. Hi Everyone, Hope you are well! A friendly 2018 Davis Meet Weekend reminder: There is one week left for Saturday RSVPs and Sunday Pre-Registration! http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/ --- Saturday will be A-La-Carte Events: -Cars & Coffee, hosted by Niello Volvo of Sacramento (Participation limited to Volvo-bodied and Volvo-powered vehicles) -Scenic Drive for Fast Group -Scenic Drive for Slow Group -7th Annual Pre-Davis BBQ Party Saturday Event RSVPs are now open and close Wednesday, April 25, 2018. Need more information?: Saturday Details: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/sat Ready to RSVP?: GGVCOA Information: http://www.ggvcoa.com/information/ --- Sunday is the Davis Car Show & Swap Meet. Sunday Car Show Pre-Registrations are now open and close Wednesday, April 25, 2018. (Note: Day-of-event registrations will be available.) Sunday Swap Vendor Pre-Registrations are now open and close Wednesday, April 25, 2018 (or until filled). (Note: Day-of-event registrations will not be available.) Need more information?: Sunday Details: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/sun Ready to Pre-Register?: GGVCOA Information: http://www.ggvcoa.com/information/ --- Interested in contributing to the 19th Annual Davis Meet Weekend as a Volunteer? Let us know! http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/volunteers --- Join the conversation on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/1980336568907780/ --- Looking forward to seeing you at the 19th Annual Davis Meet Weekend! Take care, volvie!
  9. Hi Everyone, Hope you are well! A friendly 2018 Davis Meet Weekend reminder: There is one week left to pre-order an event T-shirt! http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/ --- T-Shirt Pre-Sales: (Very limited sizes & quantities will be available at the show, so if you want a T-shirt, it is best to pre-order!) All shirts must be picked up at the show-- remember to bring your sales receipt! Need more information?: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/sun#TOC-Davis-Show-T-Shirts-Available-by-Pre-Order Ready to order?: http://www.ggvcoa.com/information/ --- Important Dates: Pre-Event: Tuesday, April 17, 2018- T-Shirt Pre-Sales close Wednesday, April 25, 2018- Saturday RSVPs & Sunday Pre-Registration closes Event: Saturday, April 28, 2018- Saturday A-La-Carte Events Sunday, April 29, 2018- Sunday Davis Car Show & Swap Meet Add these dates to your calendar to set personalized notifications / reminders: http://forum.sacvolvoclub.org/t268-sac-volvo-club-event-calendar --- Join the conversation on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/1980336568907780/ --- We look forward to seeing you all on Saturday, April 28th and Sunday, April 29th! Take care, volvie!
  10. Hi Everyone, Hope you are well! A 2018 Davis Meet Weekend update! http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/ --- Event Poster: A 13" x 19" poster is included with each registration! Check it out here: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/sun#TOC-Davis-Show-Poster A limited number of additional copies will be available at the Sunday event for $5 each while they last. --- Important Dates: Pre-Event: Tuesday, April 17, 2018- T-Shirt Pre-Sales close Wednesday, April 25, 2018- Saturday RSVPs & Sunday Pre-Registration closes Event: Saturday, April 28, 2018- Saturday A-La-Carte Events Sunday, April 29, 2018- Sunday Davis Car Show & Swap Meet Add these dates to your calendar to set personalized notifications / reminders: http://forum.sacvolvoclub.org/t268-sac-volvo-club-event-calendar --- Join the conversation on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/1980336568907780/ --- We look forward to seeing you all on Saturday, April 28th and Sunday, April 29th! Take care, volvie!
  11. Hi Everyone, Hope you are well! A couple 2018 Davis Meet Weekend updates! http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/ --- T-Shirt Pre-Sales are now open! Davis Meet Weekend Event T-Shirts available through Pre-Order. (Very limited sizes & quantities will be available at the show, so if you want a T-shirt, it is best to pre-order!) All shirts must be picked up at the show-- remember to bring your sales receipt! Need more information?: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/sun#TOC-Davis-Show-T-Shirts-Available-by-Pre-Order Ready to order?: http://www.ggvcoa.com/information/ --- Important Dates: Pre-Event: Tuesday, April 17, 2018- T-Shirt Pre-Sales close Wednesday, April 25, 2018- Saturday RSVPs & Sunday Pre-Registration closes Event: Saturday, April 28, 2018- Saturday A-La-Carte Events Sunday, April 29, 2018- Sunday Davis Car Show & Swap Meet Add these dates to your calendar to set personalized notifications / reminders: http://forum.sacvolvoclub.org/t268-sac-volvo-club-event-calendar --- Join the conversation on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/1980336568907780/ --- We look forward to seeing you all on Saturday, April 28th and Sunday, April 29th! Take care, volvie!
  12. Hi Everyone, Hope you are well and looking forward to the 10th Annual EuroTech Tech Session, Lunch, & Planning Meeting this Saturday, March 24th! Coffee and Donut Volunteers have been found for the EuroTech Event! Please be sure to thank them on Saturday! Shout out to our event volunteers: Daniel! Thank you for your generous donut donations! Michal! Thank you for your generous coffee donations! Google Map (will open in new tab/window): https://drive.google.com/open?id=1ET256jV6dc40o92jEDJY9-5yfbE&usp=sharing Event Flyer (Google Doc at Google Drive): SacVCOAFlyerEuroTech_March18: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1dsJdRTTF7Fa858p9D5NVthxUaW4r-yyDX1idFRXRERo/edit?usp=sharing Facebook event / discussion: https://www.facebook.com/events/149247959114773/ See you at EuroTech on the 24th starting at 10:00A! Take care, volvie!
  13. Hi Everyone, Hope you are well! Mark your calendars now for the 10th Annual EuroTech Tech Session, Lunch & Planning Meeting: A message from Michal Vachuska, SacVCOA Planning Committee: Hello everyone! You are invited to join us for the 10th Annual EuroTech Tech Session, Lunch, and Planning Meeting on Saturday, March 24, 2018 starting at 10:00A. EuroTech is a local shop specializing in all phases of Volvo diagnostics, service, and repairs. The owner, Peter Mausolff, has many years as a Volvo tech. The session will be a free flow format with Peter and his staff available to answer questions, take a look at your car, or even get it on a lift to check out that issue you have been avoiding. So, bring your immaculate, dirty, dinged, vintage, new, or barely alive Volvo! There is no charge for this event. We are looking for someone (or a few people) to donate coffee and/or donuts. If you would like to do so, please indicate this in your RSVP for the event and we will give you an up-to-date head count for the Tech Session. After the Tech Session, we will have Lunch and the Planning Meeting at a nearby Chinese restaurant. Please RSVP by March 22, 2018. Meeting Location: Tech Session: 3259 Monier Circle, #100 Rancho Cordova, CA 95742 916-631-4118 www.SacEuroTech.com Lunch / Planning Meeting: Lots of Luck Chinese Restaurant 3084 Sunrise Blvd # 12 Rancho Cordova, CA (916) 858-1525 http://www.lotsofluckcafe.com/ Google Map (will open in new tab/window): https://drive.google.com/open?id=1ET256jV6dc40o92jEDJY9-5yfbE&usp=sharing Meeting Time: Tech Session: 10:00A Lunch / Planning Meeting to follow (~1P) 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! Event Flyer: SacVCOAFlyerEuroTech_March18 (Google Doc at Google Drive): https://docs.google.com/document/d/1dsJdRTTF7Fa858p9D5NVthxUaW4r-yyDX1idFRXRERo/edit?usp=sharing Preview will be available on the website here (after the January 27th Cars & Coffee Event): http://www.sacvolvoclub.org/Home/events/event-flyer RSVP by 3/22: Contact Michal Vachuska, Event Coordinator http://www.sacvolvoclub.org/Home/contactus#CUF Facebook Event Post (RSVP and/or join the discussion): https://www.facebook.com/events/149247959114773/ Looking forward to seeing you all on March 24th! Take care, volvie!
  14. Hi Everyone, Hope you are all well! This Saturday's forecast is currently partly cloudy and 58 degrees. A fantastic day to bring your Volvo, camera, and ideas to the 10 th Annual EuroTech Tech Session, Lunch, & Planning Meeting! Just a quick friendly reminder, if you haven't already done so, please RSVP to Michal Vachuska, Event Coordinator, before March 22nd: http://www.sacvolvoclub.org/Home/contactus#CUF And, please let him know if you can donate coffee or donuts in your RSVP. Google Map (will open in new tab/window): https://drive.google.com/open?id=1ET256jV6dc40o92jEDJY9-5yfbE&usp=sharing Event Flyer (Google Doc at Google Drive): SacVCOAFlyerEuroTech_March18: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1dsJdRTTF7Fa858p9D5NVthxUaW4r-yyDX1idFRXRERo/edit?usp=sharing Facebook event / discussion: https://www.facebook.com/events/149247959114773/ See you at EuroTech on the 24 th starting at 10:00A! Take care, volvie!
  15. Hi Everyone, Hope you are well and looking forward to the 10th Annual EuroTech Tech Session, Lunch, & Planning Meeting in Rancho Cordova on Saturday, March 24, 2018! The EuroTech Tech Session / Cars & Coffee runs from 10:00A to 1:00P and is a great opportunity to put your Volvo on the lift and check things out before Davis! Volunteers are still needed to purchase / donate coffee and donuts for the EuroTech Tech Session. If interested, please note this in your RSVP . The Lunch & Planning Meeting will be at Lots of Luck Restaurant and runs from 1:00P to 3:00P. Google Map (will open in new tab / window): https://drive.google.com/open?id=1ET256jV6dc40o92jEDJY9-5yfbE&usp=sharing Please RSVP by Thursday, March 22, 2018. To RSVP: Contact Michal Vachuska, Event Coordinator http://www.sacvolvoclub.org/Home/contactus#CUF Full Details: Event Flyer (Google Doc at Google Drive): SacVCOAFlyerEuroTech_March18 Event Flyer Web Page: http://www.sacvolvoclub.org/Home/events/event-flyer Event Facebook / Discussion: https://www.facebook.com/events/149247959114773/ Looking forward to seeing you all on March 24th! Take care, volvie!
  16. Hi Everyone, Hope you are well and looking forward to the 19th Annual Davis Meet Weekend on Saturday, April 28, 2018 - Sunday, April 29, 2018! The Davis Meet Weekend website has been updated with all the current Saturday & Sunday event details! Saturday RSVPs and Sunday Pre-Registration are now open! http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/ --- Saturday will be A-La-Carte Events: -Cars & Coffee, hosted by Niello Volvo of Sacramento (Participation limited to Volvo-bodied and Volvo-powered vehicles) -Scenic Drive for Fast Group -Scenic Drive for Slow Group -7th Annual Pre-Davis BBQ Party Saturday Event RSVPs are now open and close Wednesday, April 25, 2018. Need more information?: Saturday Details: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/sat Ready to RSVP?: GGVCOA Store: http://www.ggvcoa.com/store/ --- Sunday is the Davis Car Show & Swap Meet. Sunday Car Show Pre-Registrations are now open and close Wednesday, April 25, 2018. (Note: Day-of-event registrations will be available.) Sunday Swap Vendor Pre-Registrations are now open and close Wednesday, April 25, 2018 (or until filled). (Note: Day-of-event registrations will not be available.) Need more information?: Sunday Details: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/sun Ready to Pre-Register?: GGVCOA Store: http://www.ggvcoa.com/store/ --- Interested in contributing to the 19th Annual Davis Meet Weekend as a Sponsor or Volunteer? Let us know! http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/contact-us --- Join the conversation on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/548663975344305/ --- Looking forward to seeing you at the 19th Annual Davis Meet Weekend in April! Take care, volvie!
  17. Hi Everyone, A quick update: The Sunday Volunteer Opportunity descriptions and times have been updated on the Davis Meet Weekend website: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/volunteers Interested in volunteering at the 2018 Davis Meet Weekend? Let us know! http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/contact-us Take care, volvie!
  18. Hi Everyone, A quick update: The 2018 Sponsor Information Letter has been added to the Davis Meet Weekend website: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/sponsors Interested in supporting the 2018 Davis Meet Weekend? Let us know! http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/contact-us Take care, volvie!
  19. Hi Everyone, Here is the Facebook Event Post (RSVP, join the discussion, and organize caravans): https://www.facebook.com/events/1980336568907780/ Take care, volvie!
  20. Correction: Please RSVP by Friday, November 17, 2017 for the Holiday Party. Take care, volvie!
  21. Hi Everyone,Hope you are well!Mark you calendars now to celebrate the holidays with us on November 26th at the California Automobile Museum!Full Event Details:A message from Ken Rothaus, SacVCOA Planning Committee:You are invited to join us for the Sac Volvo Club Holiday Party and check-out our Car Club Cavalcade Display at the California Automobile Museum on Sunday, November 26, 2017 from 2:00P – 7:00P.The California Automobile Museum celebrates the holidays with a Tree Trimming Party and Potluck Dinner on the first Sunday after Thanksgiving. I will provide the tree, you provide the trimmings (such as a postcard sized photo of your Volvo with a hole punched into it to hang on the tree) and bring one cold side dish, salad, or dessert potluck item to share! The museum will provide the main course (smoked or barbecued chicken), complimentary coffee, and a cash bar.The Sac Volvo Club has also been selected for the California Automobile Museum Car Club Cavalcade Display for the month of November. The display showcases the early history of Volvo in America with six Sac Volvo Club member vehicles from a 544 to a 144 and can be viewed the entire month of November during normal Museum hours.Please RSVP by Saturday, November 17, 2017 for the Holiday Party.See you there rain or shine! Meeting Location: California Automobile Museum2200 Front StreetSacramento, CA 95818(916) 442-6802www.calautomuseum.org Google Map (will open in new tab/window) Date: Sunday, November 26, 2017 Time: 2:00P - 7:00P Cost: TBD by potluck & tree trimming choices, but you will need to cover your own costs. Notes: Items to bring: -Tree trimmings (such as a postcard sized photo of your Volvo with a hole punched into it to hang on the tree) -One cold side dish, salad, or dessert potluck item to share Event Flyer: SacVCOAFlyerHolidayParty-Cavalcade_November17 (Google Doc at Google Drive): https://docs.google.com/document/d/1KXzSetPNF_yywAErq6tN6U7EgGUzNpqcXTTKaCPwHiU/edit?usp=sharing Preview available on the website here: http://www.sacvolvoclub.org/Home/events/event-flyer To RSVP: -Reply to this post -Contact Us: http://www.sacvolvoclub.org/Home/contactus#CUF -Or, RSVP at the Facebook Event Post: https://www.facebook.com/events/906790172803533/ And, your message will be forwarded to Ken Rothaus, Event Coordinator Looking forward to seeing you all on November 26th! Take care, volvie!
  22. Hi Everyone, Hope you are well and staying cool through this heat wave! With the Rolling Magazine issue with the 2017 Davis Article starting to arrive in VCOA member mailboxes, we are pleased to share all the 2017 Davis Meet Weekend Event Coverage on the Davis and SacVCOA websites: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/ http://www.sacvolvoclub.org/Home/events/2017-past-events#M4a --- The Sacramento and Golden Gate Chapters of the VCOA wish to thank everyone who contributed to the success of this year's show-- We could not have done it without you! --- Have anything to share (photos & videos and/or feedback & suggestions)? Interested in sponsoring and/or volunteering for 2018 Davis Meet Weekend? Let us know! Contact Us, Attention: Elizabeth Brown: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/contact-us --- We look forward to seeing you all for the 2018 Davis Meet Weekend! Take care, volvie!
  23. Hi Everyone, Davis 2017 planning is underway and the date has been set! Mark your calendars for: Saturday, April 29, 2017 - Sunday, April 30, 2017 Saturday will be A-La-Carte Events. (Similar to 2015's events: Cars & Coffee, Scenic Drive, Lunch, Go-Kart Racing, Dinner) Sunday is the Davis Car Show & Swap Meet. Full details posted on the newly re-designed Davis Meet Weekend Website: davis.sacvolvoclub.org Looking forward to seeing you all in April 2017! Take care, volvie!
  24. Hi Everyone, Hope you are well, staying cool, and looking forward to the 10th Annual Swedish Day at IKEA this Saturday, June 24th! All Volvos and Saabs welcome! The local meteorologists are forecasting the heat wave to continue on Saturday, with the peak heat arriving around 4:00P, so a few reminders and quick tips: Before arriving at the event, please: -Consider wearing light weight and/or loose fitting clothing. -Bring sun protection (a hat, sunscreen, long sleeve shirt, etc.) and plenty of water for yourself, your family, and your pet(s). At the event: -Same earlier start time as last year: 8:30A (to help beat the heat!): Cars & Coffee Meeting Time: 8:30A IKEA Parking Lot, Row D Lunch / Planning Meeting Time: 11:00A – 3:00P IKEA Restaurant, 2nd Floor Google Map (will open in new tab / window): https://drive.google.com/open?id=11qCJfaId8Ci-9m7KQIy3ZOB46Wk&usp=sharing -Please drink plenty of water and monitor yourself, your family, and your pet(s) for signs of heat stress. -Shade can be found near our designated parking area (row D) under the IKEA building overhangs. -On Saturdays, IKEA opens at 10:00A and the IKEA restaurant opens at 9:30A, serving breakfast from 9:30A - 11:00A with lunch service beginning at 11:00A. [You will need to cover the cost of your own meal(s)]. To RSVP: Contact Jeff Molander, Event Coordinator http://www.sacvolvoclub.org/Home/contactus#CUF Full Details can be found above or at any of the following links: Event Flyer: SacVCOAFlyerIKEA_June17 (Google Doc at Google Drive): https://docs.google.com/document/d/1dCACLdTlXM1WrAE0wTVkwZujPsIZ0uVa6RHwYf5q5cQ/edit?usp=sharing Event Flyer Web Page: http://www.sacvolvoclub.org/Home/events/event-flyer Event Facebook / Discussion: https://www.facebook.com/events/396802044011615/ See you all this Saturday! Take care, volvie!
  25. Hi Everyone, Hope you are well! Mark you calendars now to celebrate Swedish Midsummer with us on June 24th at the 10th Annual Swedish Day at IKEA! Full Event Details: A message from Jeff Molander, SacVCOA Planning Committee: You are invited to join us for the 10th Annual Swedish Day at IKEA on June 24th at 8:30A (same earlier start time as last year). All Swedes and their Volvos and Saabs are welcome! If you have yet to have the pleasure of attending this event, it is a very informal friendly event where Swedish cars and their owners (who may or may not be Swedish) gather in the parking lot of IKEA, near the entrance door (around row D, see the map below) and we mingle and chat the morning away until we feel the pangs of hunger and head upstairs to the second floor to purchase our lunches from the IKEA restaurant and move to a group of reserved tables for a leisurely lunch. Lunch will be followed by our mid-year planning session to discuss the events of the last half of the year-- come and join us if you have an idea or would like to participate! Meeting Location: IKEA 700 IKEA Court West Sacramento, CA 95605 http://www.ikea.com/us/en/store/west_sacramento Google Map (will open in new tab/window) https://drive.google.com/open?id=11qCJfaId8Ci-9m7KQIy3ZOB46Wk&usp=sharing Meeting Time: Cars & Coffee Meeting Time: 8:30A IKEA Parking Lot, Row D Lunch / Planning Meeting Time: 11:00A – 3:00P IKEA Restaurant, 2nd Floor Cost: Free, except you must cover the cost of your own meal(s) at the IKEA restaurant. IKEA also serves breakfast from 9:30A – 11:00A. IKEA Restaurant: http://www.ikea.com/us/en/catalog/categories/departments/food/ IKEA Food Nutrition PDF: http://www.ikea.com/ms/en_US/IKEA_Food/IKEA_Nutritional_Dec2014.pdf Notes: -New earlier schedule to “help beat the heat.” -Feel free to enjoy breakfast and/or lunch whenever you wish. -IKEA no longer allows outside groups to reserve the conference room. Instead, we will have lunch and hold the Planning Meeting in the IKEA restaurant. Event Flyer: SacVCOAFlyerIKEA_June17 (Google Doc at Google Drive) Preview will be available on the website here (after the March 18th EuroTech Tech Session Event): http://www.sacvolvoclub.org/Home/events/event-flyer Sac Volvo Club Event Facebook Page (add the event to your calendar / join the discussion): https://www.facebook.com/events/396802044011615/ To RSVP: Contact Jeff Molander, Event Coordinator http://www.sacvolvoclub.org/Home/contactus#CUF Looking forward to seeing you all on June 24th! Take care, volvie!