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  1. 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!
  2. 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!
  3. Hi Everyone,Hope you are well and looking forward to the 10th Annual Swedish Day at IKEA on Saturday, June 24th at 8:30A!All Volvos and Saabs welcome! To RSVP: Contact Jeff Molander, Event Coordinator http://www.sacvolvoclub.org/Home/contactus#CUF Google Map (will open in new tab / window): https://drive.google.com/open?id=11qCJfaId8Ci-9m7KQIy3ZOB46Wk&usp=sharing Full Details can be found above or at any of the following links: Event Flyer (Google Doc at Google Drive): SacVCOAFlyerIKEA_June17 Event Flyer Web Page: http://www.sacvolvoclub.org/Home/events/event-flyer Event Facebook / Discussion: https://www.facebook.com/events/396802044011615/ Looking forward to seeing you all on June 24th! Take care, volvie!
  4. Hi Everyone, Hope you are well! 2017 Davis Meet Weekend Wrap-Up & Thank You: In addition to all the fun and camaraderie, the 2017 Davis Meet Weekend was one for the record books! The official car count? 157 Volvos participated in the Davis Car Show on Sunday! The most ever in 18 events! The official sponsor count? 23 Sponsors supported the Davis Meet Weekend Events! The most ever in 18 events! 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 2018 Davis Meet Weekend Events! --- Stay tuned for more updates as we compile the awards list information, go through our photos, and submit an article to Rolling Magazine! As information becomes available, the 2017 Davis Meet Weekend Past Event Coverage will be updated here: http://www.sacvolvoclub.org/Home/events/2017-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? 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 2018 Davis Meet Weekend Events? Interested in joining the team and contributing the 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, 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!
  6. Hi Everyone, Just a quick 2017 Davis Meet Weekend update: davis.sacvolvoclub.org Event Pre-Registration is now Closed! Sunday Davis Car Show Participants: Please Register at the Entrance Gate! For more information: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/sun#TOC-Car-Show-Participant-Registration We look forward to seeing you all tomorrow and Sunday! Take care, volvie!
  7. Hi Everyone, Hope you are well and looking forward to this Saturday and Sunday! We're now only a couple days away from the official start of the 2017 Davis Meet Weekend! --- 2017 Davis Meet Weekend News, Updates, & Reminders! http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/ --- News: Sunday Davis Car Show & Swap Meet: -Two of our Northern California dealers will be bringing the new S90 and the new V90CC for all to see at Davis! -We have now sold all of our swap meet spaces, and there will be no day-of-show swap spaces available. Thanks to our swap meet sellers for a great response, we look forward to seeing you at the show! --- Updates: Saturday A-La-Carte Events: Event 2: Foothill Scenic Drive (Fast and Slow Groups): The routes have been tested and the event maps have been updated! 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 --- (Updated) Saturday Event Maps: (base map = "satellite") All Events with FAST Scenic Drive Route (For performance / modified cars): https://drive.google.com/open?id=1ALG9XZze9bcLF3K6PBuh6uovrgQ&usp=sharing All Events with SLOW Scenic Drive Route (For vintage / stock cars): https://drive.google.com/open?id=1sMkTAK9fTRxfdPMbn1ziYd9yPyc&usp=sharing If you previously saved an "All Events" Map to your mobile device, please double check that it updated! --- (New) Saturday Scenic Drive Driving Maps (base map = "map"): Event 2: Foothill Scenic Drive Driving Map with FAST Route (For performance / modified cars): https://drive.google.com/open?id=1YMHRiH5F-Cs-QNKM-2dRgBHxZkM&usp=sharing Event 2: Foothill Scenic Drive Driving Map with SLOW Route (For vintage / stock cars): https://drive.google.com/open?id=1T15QYOsXgRYk1BT_Ca9xtQHy_q4&usp=sharing --- Reminders: Sunday Davis Car Show & Swap Meet: -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. -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 --- We look forward to seeing you this Saturday and Sunday! Take care, volvie!
  8. Hi Everyone, Hope you are well! FAQ: I am bringing my Volvo to Davis, but it is a work-in-progress. Where is the non-exhibit parking? Answer: The Davis Car Show & Swap Meet welcomes all Volvo-bodied and Volvo-powered cars! You are more than welcome to register your work-in-progress Volvo in the show! Many unveil the progress of their restoration / modification projects at Davis and we would love to see yours, no matter what part of the process your project is in! http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/about Photos of past Davis Events can be found here: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/photos Please note: You can participate in the car show with or without participating in the People's Choice Awards voting! http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/sun#TOC-Davis-Car-Show-Award-Categories Need more information about the Sunday Davis Car Show & Swap Meet?: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/sun Ready to Pre-Register for the Sunday Davis Car Show?: https://www.ggvcoa.com/events/davis-2017/sunday-registration/ --- If you still prefer participate as a spectator: There is limited street parking around Davis Central Park. Please arrive early and observe the posted parking regulations. City of Davis Links available on the Trip Planning page: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/trip --- We look forward to seeing you on April 29th and 30th! Take care, volvie!
  9. Hi Everyone, Hope you are well! I've been in contact with Gary Lodge. The issue with PayPal not connecting when pre-registering for the 2017 Sunday Davis Car Show has now been fixed! We apologize for any inconvenience. --- If you have yet to pre-register, you can do so here: https://www.ggvcoa.com/events/davis-2017/sunday-registration/ --- If you already pre-registered and experienced the PayPal issues: Gary Lodge and Nels Berg are attempting to get in contact with everyone that pre-registered before the event via the e-mail address you entered in the registration form. The Sunday Davis Car Show registration forms were going through-- it is just a matter of arranging / coordinating payment. Depending on your preference, you can either pay via PayPal before the event, or at the gate on the day of the event. --- If you prefer to pay via PayPal before the event, please send me (Elizabeth Brown) an e-mail and I will forward it to Gary Lodge: Contact Us, Attention: Elizabeth Brown at: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/contact-us --- If you prefer to pay at the gate on the day of the event, your name will be added to a list at the gate. (Although you may also consider bringing your current receipt to confirm your pre-registration discount, just in case). --- If you have any further questions, please let us know. We look forward to seeing you on the 30th! Take care, volvie!
  10. Hi Everyone, Hope you are well and looking forward to the official start of the 2017 Davis Meet Weekend! We're now one week away! Just a friendly reminder that we are determining if there is interest in offering the show posters for sale, and if so, how many to print. http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/sun#TOC-Davis-Show-Poster Interested in purchasing an Official Show Poster? Let us know! Reply to this post. Or, Contact Us, Attention: Al Simons, Sponsor Coordinator: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/contact-us --- Important Dates: Pre-Event: Tuesday, April 25, 2017- Saturday RSVPs close Friday, April 28, 2017- Sunday Pre-Registration closes Event: Saturday, April 29, 2017- Saturday A-La-Carte Events Sunday, April 30, 2017- Sunday Davis Car Show & Swap Meet http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org --- For ease of reference, all the 2017 Davis Meet Weekend: News, Important Dates, Updates, & Reminders that were sent out on April 8th can be found as a forum post earlier in this topic. Or, here: http://forum.sacvolvoclub.org/t247-april-29-30-2017-18th-annual-davis-meet-weekend-w-ggvcoa#504 --- Looking forward to seeing you April 29th & 30th! Take care, volvie!
  11. Hi Everyone, Hope you are well! Just a friendly reminder that volunteers and photographers are needed! Volunteers: Interested in contributing to the show's success? Join the team! We have a number of volunteer opportunities available: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/volunteers Let us know what interests you / how you can help! --- Update: 4/19/2017: We especially need volunteers to help with parking and gate operations on Sunday morning from 7:30 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. Please Contact Us, Attention: Jon Manji, Volunteer Coordinator: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/contact-us --- Photographers: Plan on bringing your camera to 2017 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 Polices here: http://www.sacvolvoclub.org/Home/policies --- Important Dates: Pre-Event: Tuesday, April 25, 2017- Saturday RSVPs close Friday, April 28, 2017- Sunday Pre-Registration closes Event: Saturday, April 29, 2017- Saturday A-La-Carte Events Sunday, April 30, 2017- Sunday Davis Car Show & Swap Meet http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org --- For ease of reference, all the 2017 Davis Meet Weekend: News, Important Dates, Updates, & Reminders that were sent out on April 8th can be found as a forum post earlier in this topic.Or, here: http://forum.sacvolvoclub.org/t247-april-29-30-2017-18th-annual-davis-meet-weekend-w-ggvcoa#504 --- Looking forward to seeing you all on April 29th and 30th! Take care, volvie!
  12. Hi Everyone, Hope you are well! Just a friendly reminder that the 2017 Davis Saturday A-La-Carte Event RSVPs close on Tuesday, April 25, 2017! These events require require a head count / reservations. If you do not RSVP, we cannot guarantee that you will be able to participate in the Saturday activities you want. --- UPDATE: 4/17/17: We have a formal reservation for Karting (Event 4), with a maximum of 24 people. If we exceed that number, you may still be able to race on your own, but you will not be part of the VCOA group. This is due to available time slots at the facility. At this time we have 15 slots already spoken for. Event 4: K1 Speed Indoor Electric Kart Racing4:00P (arrive by 3:30P to register) http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/sat --- We will create a wait list after the Saturday RSVP deadline, to fill day-of-event openings 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 that you provided. Need more information?: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/sat Ready to RSVP?: https://www.ggvcoa.com/events/davis-2017/saturday-registration/ --- Important Dates: Pre-Event: Tuesday, April 25, 2017- Saturday RSVPs close Friday, April 28, 2017- Sunday Pre-Registration closes Event: Saturday, April 29, 2017- Saturday A-La-Carte Events Sunday, April 30, 2017- Sunday Davis Car Show & Swap Meet http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org --- For ease of reference, all the 2017 Davis Meet Weekend: News, Important Dates, Updates, & Reminders that were sent out on April 8th can be found as a forum post earlier in this topic. Or, here: http://forum.sacvolvoclub.org/t247-april-29-30-2017-18th-annual-davis-meet-weekend-w-ggvcoa#504 --- Looking forward to seeing you all on April 29th and 30th! Take care, volvie!
  13. Hi Everyone, In case you have been unable to Pre-Register for the Sunday Davis Car Show due to issues with PayPal not connecting: We are aware of the issue and working on a solution. We apologize for any inconvenience. We hope to have this resolved as soon as possible and will update again as soon as it is resolved. In the meantime, if you have any questions, please: Reply to this post. Or, Contact Us, Attention: Elizabeth http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/contact-us And, your message will be forwarded to the proper person. Take care, volvie!
  14. Hi Everyone, Hope you are well! Just a friendly reminder that the 2017 Davis T-Shirt Pre-Sales close on Sunday, April 16, 2017! (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?: https://www.ggvcoa.com/events/davis-2017/t-shirts/ --- Important Dates: Pre-Event: Sunday, April 16, 2017- T-Shirt Pre-Sales close Tuesday, April 25, 2017- Saturday RSVPs close Friday, April 28, 2017- Sunday Pre-Registration closes Event: Saturday, April 29, 2017- Saturday A-La-Carte Events Sunday, April 30, 2017- Sunday Davis Car Show & Swap Meet --- For ease of reference, all the 2017 Davis Meet Weekend: News, Important Dates, Updates, & Reminders that were sent out on April 8th can be found as a forum post above. Or, here: http://forum.sacvolvoclub.org/t247-april-29-30-2017-18th-annual-davis-meet-weekend-w-ggvcoa#504 Take care, volvie!
  15. Hi Everyone,Hope you are well! 2017 Davis Meet Weekend News, Important Dates, Updates, & Reminders! http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/ ----- News: The 2017 Davis Meet Weekend is already breaking records! We have 23 sponsors supporting the weekend activities! Please join us in thanking them! http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/sponsors Let's see how many records we can break this year! Interested in contributing to the show's success? Join the team! We have a number of volunteer opportunities available: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/volunteers Let us know what interests you / how you can help! ----- Important Dates: Pre-Event: Sunday, April 16, 2017- T-Shirt Pre-Sales close Tuesday, April 25, 2017- Saturday RSVPs close Friday, April 28, 2017- Sunday Pre-Registration closes Event: Saturday, April 29, 2017- Saturday A-La-Carte Events Sunday, April 30, 2017- 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 Or, http://forum.sacvolvoclub.org/t247-april-29-30-2017-18th-annual-davis-meet-weekend-w-ggvcoa#503 ----- Updates & Reminders: Trip Planning: We've received word that a couple of the local hotels are fully booked for the weekend. (Please feel free to confirm in case of last minute cancellations.) Need Resources? Local links and interactive / searchable maps: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/trip Prefer Recommendations? If you are on Facebook, feel free to network for Hotel / Motel ideas at the Davis Facebook Event discussion here: https://www.facebook.com/events/548663975344305/ As you plan your trip, if you have any tips or tricks you would like to share, please let us know! --- T-Shirts: The last day to order is Sunday, April 16, 2017. 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?: https://www.ggvcoa.com/events/davis-2017/t-shirts/ --- Saturday A-La-Carte Events: RSVPs close Tuesday, April 25, 2017. These events require require a head count / reservations. If you do not RSVP, we cannot guarantee that you will be able to participate in the Saturday activities you want. We will create a wait list after the Saturday RSVP deadline, to fill day-of-event openings 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 that you provided. Need more information?: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/sat Ready to RSVP?: https://www.ggvcoa.com/events/davis-2017/saturday-registration/ --- Sunday Car Show & Swap Meet: 1. Event Registration: Pre-Registration closes Friday, April 28, 2017. Swap Spaces are by Pre-Registration only, and will be cut off when we're sold out, so register early. Need more information / Ready to Pre-Register?: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/sun#TOC-Swap-Meet-Vendor-Registration Car Show Spaces are by Pre-Registration or at the Entrance Gate. Need more information?: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/sun#TOC-Car-Show-Participant-Registration Ready to Pre-Register?: https://www.ggvcoa.com/events/davis-2017/sunday-registration/ 2. Show Poster: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/sun#TOC-Davis-Show-Poster Interested in purchasing an Official Show Poster? Let us know! Reply to this post. Or, Contact Us, Attention: Al Simons, Sponsor Coordinator: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/contact-us 3. Award Categories Added: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/sun#TOC-Davis-Car-Show-Award-Categories ----- We look forward to seeing you all on Saturday, April 29th and Sunday, April 30th! Take care, volvie!
  16. Hi Everyone, Hope you are well! Please join me in welcoming Michal Vachuska, our newest Planning Committee Member, as he coordinates the next Sac Volvo Club event! A message from Michal Vachuska, SacVCOA Planning Committee: Hello everyone! You are invited to join us for the 9th Annual EuroTech Tech Session, Lunch, and Planning Meeting on Saturday, March 18, 2017 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 to donate coffee and/or donuts, if you would like to do so, please indicate this in your RSVP for the event and we can 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 16, 2017. 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_March17 (Google Doc at Google Drive) Preview will be available on the website here (after the February 11th Cars & Coffee Event): http://www.sacvolvoclub.org/Home/events/event-flyer To RSVP (by 3/16): Contact Michal Vachuska, Event Coordinator http://www.sacvolvoclub.org/Home/contactus#CUF Looking forward to seeing you all on March 18th! Take care, volvie!
  17. Hi Everyone, Hope you are all well (and rested after the time change)! This Saturday's forecast is currently partly cloudy and 71 degrees. A fantastic day to bring your Volvo, camera, and ideas to the 9th Annual EuroTech Tech Session, Lunch, & Planning Meeting! One agenda hot topic: How to best celebrate Volvo's 90th Anniversary at the 2017 Davis Meet Weekend. Just a quick friendly reminder, if you haven't already done so, please RSVP to Michal Vachuska, Event Coordinator, before March 16th: http://www.sacvolvoclub.org/Home/contactus#CUF Google Map (will open in new tab/window):https://drive.google.com/open?id=1ET256jV6dc40o92jEDJY9-5yfbE&usp=sharing Facebook event / discussion: https://www.facebook.com/events/1837010839844963/ See you at EuroTech on the 18th starting at 10:00A! Take care, volvie!
  18. Hi Everyone, Hope you are well! Following up from yesterday's message: Coffee and Donut Volunteers have been found for the EuroTech Event! Please be sure to thank them on Saturday, March 18th! Shout out to our event volunteers: Missy! Thank you for your generous donut donations! Walter! Thank you for your generous coffee donations! Looking forward to seeing you all on the 18th! Take care, volvie!
  19. Hi Everyone, Hope you are well! A few event updates for the 9th Annual EuroTech Tech Session, Lunch, and Planning Meeting on Saturday, March 18, 2017: 1. RSVP Reminder 2. Donut Volunteer Found 3. Coffee Volunteer Needed --- 1. RSVP Reminder: Just a friendly reminder that RSVPs are needed! Accurate head count needed for: -Volunteers purchasing donuts and/or coffee. -Restaurant reservation Please RSVP to Michal before Thursday, March 16th: http://www.sacvolvoclub.org/Home/contactus#CUF --- 2. Donut Volunteer Found: Volunteer Shout-Out! Please be sure to thank her on Saturday, March 18th! Missy! Thank you for your generous donut donations for the EuroTech Event! --- 3. Coffee Volunteer Needed: We are still looking for a volunteer to purchase and donate coffee! Interested? Let us know in your RSVP! The coffee shop nearest to the event location along with helpful information for event volunteers has been added to the event map for your convenience: Google Map (will open in new tab/window): https://drive.google.com/open?id=1ET256jV6dc40o92jEDJY9-5yfbE&usp=sharing This information can additionally be found in the previous / above post. --- Looking forward to seeing you all on the 18th! Take care, volvie!
  20. Hi Everyone, Hope you are well and looking forward to the 18th Annual Davis Meet Weekend on Saturday, April 29, 2017 - Sunday, April 30, 2017! The Davis Meet Weekend website has been updated with all the current event details! http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/ Saturday will be A-La-Carte Events: -Cars & Coffee -Foothill Scenic Drive (Fast and Slow Groups) -Lunch at Old Spaghetti Factory -K1 Speed Indoor Electric Kart Racing -6th Annual Pre-Davis BBQ Party RSVPs are now open and close Tuesday, April 25, 2017. Sunday is the Davis Car Show & Swap Meet. Registrations are now open and close Friday, April 28, 2017. --- 2017 marks the 90th Anniversary of Volvo! We would like to celebrate the occasion at the 18th Annual Davis Meet Weekend. And, we would love to hear your thoughts and ideas! Contact Us, Attention Webmaster: http://davis.sacvolvoclub.org/contact-us Or, join the conversation on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/548663975344305/ --- Looking forward to seeing you at the 18th Annual Davis Meet Weekend in April! Take care, volvie!
  21. Hi Everyone, Volunteers are 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 Take care, volvie!
  22. Hi Everyone, Hope you are all well! Thank you to everyone who shared your thoughts, ideas, and suggestions for Sac Volvo Club Meet-Up Ideas! Combining multiple ideas and votes, our next Meet-Up Event will be an informal get-together with Folsom Cars and Coffee on Saturday, February 11, 2017 from 7A - 9A at the Folsom Palladio at Broadstone. http://carsandcoffeefolsom.com/ http://www.sacvolvoclub.org/ Meeting Location: Folsom Palladio at Broadstone 430 Palladio Pkwy Folsom, CA 95630 Near Sports Authority Custom Google Map with Meeting Location and nearby Restaurants: https://www.google.com/maps/d/viewer?mid=19JXevTo86vVxJl-UUPlTiG9PUGA Meeting Time: Saturday, February 11, 2017 Folsom Cars and Coffee runs from 7:00A to 9:00A (The event unofficially runs from 8:30A to 10:00A) Cost: Car Show: Free Coffee / Lunch (Optional): TBD by Restaurant / 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/ Event Flyer: SacVCOAFlyerMeetUpFolsomCarsCoffee_February17 (Google Doc at Google Drive) Preview available on the website here: http://www.sacvolvoclub.org/Home/events/event-flyer Looking forward to seeing you all on February 11th! Take care, volvie!
  23. Hi Everyone, Tomorrow's forecast is clear and sunny! (Yeah!) See you there! Take care, volvie!
  24. Hi Everyone, Hope you are well and enjoying your summer! The Sac Volvo Club Planning Committee thought it would be fun to seek member ideas for local meet-up events. We created a short survey to better gather responses and respond to ideas. Please take a moment to fill out the survey and share your suggestions! (Created with Google Forms inside the Sac Volvo Club domain.) https://goo.gl/forms/OrwTjFqbDYDa2gww1 This from is also featured on the Sac Volvo Club Home Page: http://www.sacvolvoclub.org/ We look forward to reading your suggestions and seeing you at the first meet-up event! Take care, volvie!
  25. Hi Everyone, A quick follow-up while we are all thinking of ideas for the 2017 Event Calendar to share at the Saturday, January 28, 2017 Planning Meeting! Please let us know your ideas for a January or February Sac Volvo Club Meet-Up Event! The survey is always open, so please keep those ideas coming! Direct Link to Sac Volvo Club Google Forms Survey: https://goo.gl/forms/OrwTjFqbDYDa2gww1 Thank you to everyone that responded to the survey so far and attended our first Meet-Up Event with Folsom Cars and Coffee in October! Looking forward to seeing you all at a local Meet-Up Event soon! Take care, volvie!