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Second Gear Performance Tech Session 10/6/2018

We are pleased to announce that a special TECH SESSION has been confirmed with Second Gear Performance for Saturday morning October 6th starting at 9:00 AM and ending at 12:30 PM +/-. Iniel looks forward to seeing his PCA friends and guests at this event.

Second Gear Performances address: 294 N. First Street Stroudsburg, PA 18360

Light refreshments will be provided. There is no restriction on how many may attend.

Second Gear will try to accommodate all vehicles for a under vehicle view on the lift, hoping to accommodate 20 + first come first serve, sign-in when arrive.

Please register by responding to the recently sent email blast!! Make sure to include which car you will be bringing with you and if you will have any guest(s).

As this is a wheels up event, we will have PCA insurance as well as waivers to be signed upon arrival, thanks for the continued interest in PCA events and we look forward to seeing you there.

July Cars and Coffee 7/28/2018

 

The July Cars and Coffee will be at Cafe Fraiche at the Elevate Business Building in Hazleton on July 28th from 8am to 11am The attached picture indicates the best route into the parking lot from 15th street or Church Street (rt309). We had 17 cars, 10 of which were Porsches at the last event. Let’s outdo the Porsche turn out in July. See ya there.

Address:
780 N. Church St.
Hazleton, PA 18201

Cafe Fraiche:
https://www.mycafefraiche.com/

Pocono Region PCA Summer Picnic 8/19/2018

Sunday, August 19, 2018
Emily’s Bed and Breakfast, Lattimer Mines, Pa

Attached below is the link for registration for this years Pocono Region PCA Summer Picnic.

https://www.motorsportreg.com/events/pocono-pca-summer-picnic-emilys-bed-breakfast-974028

A big thank you to Tommy Hopeck, who continues to tirelessly work for the betterment of membership within our club as he has put together yet another amazing event for membership to enjoy! THANK YOU TOMMY!!

All details for the event are included within the registration pages so please do read thru everything first and then, if there are any questions, please direct them here or to Tommy (event registrar) and we will work to get you your answer.

We will have a short general membership meeting in lieu of the normal third Tuesday date.

 

The Dragon Run (PA-RT 125) 7/7/18

The Dragon Run (PA-RT 125) has been set to start at 9:30 AM on July 7, 2018, at the Park and Ride off of exit 145 from I-81 on Tomhicken Road, near Hazleton.
Breakfast will be provided for 9:30 AM at no charge, with a Coal Miners theme: Pepper and egg sandwiches with Hot Italian sausage and juice.
Drivers meeting to be at 9:45am and depart by 10am. 
 
“Turbo” Tommy Hopeck setup a great route though historical Coal Mining County, towns include: Centralia, Mount Carmel, Shamokin, Tower City, to lunch near Fort Indiantown Gap about 80 miles
This drive will continue to Tamaqua area, Heislers Dairy, total 130 miles.
There will be several hill climbs and curvy roads.
 
If you plan to attend please text me with your count to 570-294-5510 by Friday noon so I have a count for breakfast sandwiches.
Any last minute attendees are also welcome.  
 
Lunch stop is planned at Pizza Town II in Jonestown. http://www.pizzatowntwo.com/ .
The finishing point is Heislers Dairy outside of Tamaqua.  http://www.heislersdairy.com/ 743 Catawissa Rd., Tamaqua, PA 18252. 
 
Link: PA-125
https://www.pa-mag.com/pa-125-gold-mine-rd/

July 2018 General Membership Meeting, Tuesday July 17, 2018

Notice of our Pocono Region Monthly Membership Meeting to be held at Grotto Pizza, Harvey’s Lake PA

Who will win the Oil Can money?  (you need to be present to win.)

July 17, 2018

 

Directions: https://www.google.com/maps/dir/”/grotto+pizza+harveys+lake/@41.3515855,-76.1026124,12z/data=!4m8!4m7!1m0!1m5!1m1!1s0x89c5150b1b2f01eb:0x115c7211bdce3dd0!2m2!1d-76.0325725!2d41.3516067

 

Pocono PCA PA Dragon Drive and Dine Saturday June 23, 2018

Come out to enjoy a fun drive with the Pocono Region PCA. This drive and dine will start in Hazleton, Pa, traverse through historic coal country, and continue down the epic PA Dragon. There are 2 driving options. The first option is ~80 miles and will end at the lunch stop near Ft Indiantown Gap. The second option will continue after lunch to Heisler’s Dairy for ice cream in Tamaqua and will round out ~125 miles. There is no fee to join in on the fun, lunch and ice cream would be at the participants expense though.

https://www.motorsportreg.com/events/pocono-pca-pa-dragon-dine-drive-984912

June 2018 General Membership Meeting, Tuesday June 19, 2018

Join us for our Pocono Regions’ monthly membership meeting at Boulder View Tavern

 

Directions: https://www.google.com/maps/dir/”/boulder+view+tavern/@41.0516404,-75.6548663,12z/data=!4m8!4m7!1m0!1m5!1m1!1s0x89c4f917a3cdcbbf:0x875338b88028d355!2m2!1d-75.5848264!2d41.0516616

 

Website:http://www.boulderviewtavern.com/

 

Who will win the Oil Can money?  (you need to be present to win.)

New Member Breakfast & Poker Run 5/20/18

It is with great pleasure that I would like to invite you and all our new Pocono Members to our Annual New Members Breakfast and Annual Poker Run.

This year’s event will begin at 8:30AM, next Sunday the 20th, starting with a breakfast meet and greet for members and significant other who have either joined or transferred in since our last breakfast a year ago. ( Perkins Rt. 309, Wilkes Barre north of Blackman St. )
Pocono will pick up the tab for these new members and their navigator.

Following breakfast at 10 am we will be leaving from Perkins parking lot to embark on our annual Poker Run.
Mike Platt and I have played out a course with some new scenic Porscheable roads and fun stops. The ride will end at The Top of the 80s in Hazleton for Prizes and a late lunch for those interested.
This is of course for all Pocono PCA Members so please, don’t be shy and try to attend.

See you Sunday!

Regards,

Mark

Mark S. Frumkin
VP and Tour Chair
Pocono PCA