2018 EVENT'S CALENDAR

Includes a few un-highlighted non-chapter items that may be of interest to Chapter members.

Chapter General Meetings usually occur on the first Sunday of each month. (Summer schedule modified).

We meet at the Knights of Columbus Hall corner of Rutland Road and McCurdy at 2:00pm.

Interested in old cars? The group welcomes all car enthusiast.

 

 

  April 21 (Sat.) - Father Pandosy Clean-up.  9 - 12 bring a rake to help the Okanagan Antique Power Club clean-up the grounds for the June Show.

  April 28 (Sat.) Sandlewood Resort Car Show. 580 Yates Road from 10 to 1. Lunch provided.

   April 28 South Okanagan Chapter's Oliver BC Swap Meet. 250.462.2111 

  April 29 (Sun.) Capri Bowling. 1:00pm, 2games for $10.00 shoes included. Should be there a bit earlier to fit your shoes. Come along and have some fun!

  May 3 (Thur.) - TDK

  May 6 (Sunday) - Autoettes Spring Fashion Show at Kelowna Golf & Country Club. Fashion's by SUZANNE'S. Tickets are $40.00. Luncheon at 11:30 am. Door prizes and Silent Auction. All profits JOEANNA's HOUSE. For tickets Contact Audrey Risso.

  May 10 (Thur.) - NO TOUR TONIGHT!!!!!!

  May 11-14  VCCC Annual May Tour. North Island Chapter. Campbell River, B.C.. Celebrating the 60th Birthday of the Vintage Car Club of Canada.  Info on our National website  www.vccc.com 

  May 17 (Thur.) - TBD

  May 19 (Sat.) Rutland May Day Parade. Gather at YMCA off Hartman Road for a START TIME of 11:00am.

  May 20 (Sun.) - Peachland World of Wheels Show & Shine. 11AM - 4PM.  MEET at Peachland A&W and LEAVE as a GROUP at 8:00am. www.peachlandcarshow.com

  May 24 (Thur.) - TBD - NEED A LEADER! Jack, Joel & Al are not available to lead.

  May 25-26 Costal Swapmeet Abbotsford BC 604.540.6141 

  May 31 (Thur.) - NO TOUR TONIGHT!!!!!!

  June 1-3 (Friday-Sunday) - Father Pandosy Tractor & Car Show. HELP required for the COOK TRAILER and MANNING the GATES. Also need 10-15 vehicles  

for Saturday & Sunday CAR SHOW. 

  Jun 7 (Thur.) - Okanagan Chateau Car Show at 2100 Benvoulin Crt. From 11:00 - 3:00 with a lunch provided.

  June 10 (Sun.) - General Meeting at Lynn & Otto's. 2:00 pm. Club sponsored Chilly Dinner. Bring Lawn Chairs.

  June 14 (Thur.) - Mountainview Village Car Show at 1540 KLO Road. From 10:00 to 2:00 with lunch served.

  June 17 (Sun.) - North Okanagan Chapter Father's Day Show & Shine. Village Green. HELP required with our COOK TRAILER.

  June 21 (Thurs.) - Joel will be tonights Tour Organizer. TBD

  June 23 (Sat.) 8th Annual Glenmore Family Fun Day. 10:00am to 2:00pm in the Grace Baptist Church Parking lot, 1150 Glenmore Drive opposite Kelowna Golf Club. Parking off Highland Dr. North. Lunch provided. A 'Super Family Fun Day'.

  June 22, 23, 24  Peach City Beach Cruise - Penticton. Limited to 800 cars. Last year they sold out weeks before the show. REGISTER EARLY at www.PeachCityBeachCruise.com  or Phone 250-487-2302.

  June 28 (Thurs.) - Brookhaven Car Show at 1775 Shannon Lake Road. 10:30 to 12 with refreshments served.

  June 30 (Sat.) Westside Daze Parade - Parade begins at 10:30 am. Registration on Gossett Rd. between Brown Rd, and Old Okanagan Hwy.

  Month of July 2018 - Automotive Heritage Month - In Canada and USA.

  July 1 (Sun.) Westside Daze Show & Shine, Memorial Park 10:00 to 4:00. Register on site.

  July 5 (Thur.) - Cottonwoods Care Home at 2255 Ethel St. - 10:00 to 1:00. Lunch served.

  July 12 (Thur.) - Okanagan College Automotive Dept. 11:00 to 2:00 with a lunch served. Car Show and talk about our cars to two classes of automotive students.

  July 13, 2018 (Fri.) - Collector Car Appreciation Day - In Canada and USA.

  July 13 - 15 (Fri. Sat. Sun.) - Tremblay's Campout. Details to follow.

  July 14 (Sat.) - Founder's Day Parade & Car Show in Greenwood.

  July 14 (Sat.) HARBOUR FRONT CRUISE -Salmon Arm.  Marine Park - at the Wharf. 10:00am to 3:00pm with Registration at   9:00am. Great cars, music and food. Sponsored by Shuswap Chapter of the VCCC and Lordco. More Info 7789-489-5108.

  July 15 BCHRA Hot Rod Sunday Langley BC 604.576.6051 

  July 19 (Thur.) - Village at Mill Creek Car Show at 1450 Sutherland Ave. from 11:00 to 2:00. Lunch served.

  July 21 (Sat.) - Kelowna Golf & Country Club Car Show at 1297 Glenmore Rd. from 10:00 to 12:00. Snacks served.

  July 21-22 (Sat. & Sun.) - Sun Valley Cruise-in. Sat. 4PM - 9PM Downtown & Sunday 10AM - 3PM Polson Park. www.sunvalleycruisin.com 

  July 26 (Thur.) - Bear Creek Park & Bill Appel's. Meet at Mission Creek Park for 5pm picnic dinner (Optional). Tour leaves at 6:00 to Bill's model car making shop then off to Bear Creek and finishing up at the Dairy Queen.

  July 29 (Sun.) - Dominion Radio Astrophysical Driving Tour. Also known as the White Lake Observatory. Learn about this world class astronomy facility along with a fun day of driving. Details to follow.

Kamloops Chapters - Proposed Bus Trip to Reno!

  August 7 to 13 - For Hot August Nights and the Reno Swap Meet .They need a total of 32 people to sign up to make this happen!

  There are 2 options August 7 to 13 or August 7 to 14, seems to be $50 to $100 difference in the price for the extra day.

  But the whole bus has to make the choice of which option they want!

   See Linda's Feb. 16th email for details OR check Kamloops Chapter Web Page.

     Link to Sparks, Nevada Hot August Nights Schedule: https://hotaugustnights.net/event-schedule-2/  

  Aug. 2 (Thur.) - Historical/Observation Driving Tour. Tour of some local Historical facts and a few clues to identify.

  August 4 (Sat.) - Rotary Wheels Car Show Penticton BC 250.493.6565   We invite all interested owners to visit the Rotary Wheels Car Show website and register for this year's event. Please feel free to pass on this email to anyone who may be interested in attending.  Sue, Colleen and Barry are working hard on organizing the entertainment, food vendors and Beverage Garden and we hope to see many of you again this year. Feel free to contact us if you have any questions regarding this year's Car Show.  FYI, our Club has changed its name from Penticton Okanagan Rotary Club to Penticton Sunrise Rotary Club.  Different name but same hard-working people. http://www.pentictonrotarywheelscarshow.ca

  August 5 (Sun.) - Kars Under the K Car Show in Keremeos. Register online at www.karsunderthek.wix.com/karsunderthek 

  August 6 - B.C. Day Holiday.

  August 9 (Thur.) - Caldwell Heritage Farm Tour, 4275 Goodison Drive at 5:00pm. Picnic dinner, coffee and treats supplied. This is Jake & Julies beautiful farm now being cared for by their daughter Kristi, son-in-law Jamie, and the grandkids.

  August 11 - Hot August Nights Kamloops. Information on the web. 

  August 12 (Sun.) - Uptown Rutland Show & Shine. HELP required with the COOK TRAILER & PARKING.

  August 16 (Thur.) - Sunpoint Village Car Show at 700 Rutland Rd. from 11:00 to 2:00 with lunch provided.

  August 19? (Sun) - Lake Country Custom & Classic Car Show. www.lakecountrycarshow.com 

  August 23 (Thur.) - A&W Cure for MS Car Show at Capri Mall Location 4:00 to 7:00. Food vouchers & prizes.

  August 26 (Sun.) - Falkland, Chase Salmon Arm Driving Tour - Al to organize and CONFIRM.

  August 30 (Thur.) - TBD

  Sept. 1 (Sat.) - IPE Parade in Armstrong with a 10:00am start. Contact Al Dalsvaag at 250-862-0662 for details.

  Sept. 6 (Thur.) - Heritage Retirement Residence Car Show. 3630 Brown Road West Kelowna. 11-2 Lunch served.

  Sept. 8 (Sat.) - Endless Summer Show & Shine in Summerland. 9:00 to 4:00 in Memorial Park. Information on the web. 

   September 9 (Sun.) - Queen City Cruise Nelson BC 250.352.9650

  Sept. 13 (Thur.) - Chatsworth Car Show, 1831Parkview (off Leckie) from 4:00 to 7:00 with BBQ dinner.

  Sept 15 (Sat.) Interclub picnic. Time and location to be confirmed.

  Sept. 20 (Thur.) - Summerhill Winery Car Show, 4870 Chute Lake, 1-4 Appetizers and Wine Tasting. Pub Dinner @ Creekside Pub to follow.

  Sept. 27 (Thur.) TBD

  Sept. 29 (Sat.) - Vibrant Vine Winery Car Show at 3240 Pooley Rd.. Wine tasting with food available at reduce cost.\

  Oct. 27 (Sat.) - Annual Okanagan Chapter Awards Banquet. Kelowna Golf & Country Club. Details to follow.

  

 

 

OKANAGAN CHAPTER 2018 EXECUTIVE

PRESIDENT   JIM CARPENTER  250-878-3498

VICE-PRESIDENT JOEL PRICHARD 

PAST PRESIDENT TED ANDERSON

TREASURER HARRISON KORNELSON

SECRETARY LINDA KOVACH with Bea Himmler as back-up.

MEMBERSHIP JOEL PRICHARD  ( Marie Assisting)  

EVENTS - BEA HIMMLER & AUDREY RISSO

WAYS & MEANS - IAN LAUDER. 

TOURS - JACKE OAKES & AL DALSVAAG

GOVERNORS - AL DALSVAAG & JIM CARPENTER 

  EDUCATION DIRECTOR - GEORGE STALEY 

 SUNSHINE  - JOSIE CUNNINGHAM

  CHAPTER COMMUNICATIONS - LINDA KOVACH 

AUTOETTES' PRESIDENT - AUDREY RISSO

  REGALIA - MYRNA NELSON 

TROPHIES - GORD ANGUS

PRESS - IDELLE WATKIN 

 GUESS WHO'S COMING TO DINNER - MARIE MACRAE & HARRY WRIGHT

KEEPERS OF THE KEYS & GEN. MTG. COFFEE - AL & DIANE DALSVAAG

CHAPTER WEB PAGE FACILITATOR - BILL FLEMING 

Please refer to your Roster for email addresses and phone numbers.