More information will be coming as we get closer to each activity.
Apr 14: Train Museum Tour.. Mark Schneider Hosting
On the second Saturday of April AHCO members have two places to be. First is the Stacked Sandwich Shop located at 1643 SE 3rd Ave (Click for map from the Sandwich Shop to the Rail Museum). Meet there at 11:45 am. Next at 12:45 pm we drive a mere 0.4 mile to Oregon Railroad Heritage Museum located at 2250 SE Water Ave (click to see map). The museum contains several very large locomotives, models trains, a gift shop, and lots of railroad history. There is ample safe parking on a gravel lot beneath the Highway 99 viaduct.
This is the Southern Pacific No. 4449. The locomotive is 110 ft long, 16 ft tall and weighs 433 tons. Although massive the engine can move along in excess of 100 mph.
The museum has several model trains on display.
Museum tour scheduled for 1:00 PM.
May 12: Queen’s Rallye, North Plains at British Auto Works, free lunch and prizes. Mark Schneider Hosting
June 9: Cruise’n Sherwood car show in Old Town Sherwood Hosted by John Carter
June 21 – 24: Canadian NW Meet 2018
The AHOABC will be hosting the 2018 North West Meet at the Prestige Ocean Front Resort, 6829 W Coast Rd, Sooke, BC, Canada, V9Z 0V1
Sooke is located on the Southern tip of Vancouver Island about an hour west of Victoria’s Inner Harbor. Registration for this event is $110 per person. Registration covers Friday night BBQ/Pub night and Saturday night banquet.
Room rates per night: (plus taxes and fees)
Std Queen or King – $148.99 (Queen X 10, King X 4)
Harbor View Room – $165.99 (Dbl X 10, King X 8)
Oceanfront Room – $225.49 (King X 7)
Oceanfront w/balcony – $249.49 (King X 8)
Breakfast will be on your own. All prices are Canadian Dollors
Registration may be done on line or by mail. Forms available by clicking on appropriate link below
Driving tours and other places of interest will be laid out. Those attending from the U.S. may want to take advantage of the Blackball Ferry from Port Angeles to Victoria or the Washington State ferry from Anacortes to Sidney. Either choice would be shorter and avoid the lines at the border crossings.
Hotel Reservations: Please phone the hotel at 250-642-0805 to book. Make sure that you mention the Austin Healey Meet to ensure your discounted rate. Please book before May 21st to ensure rate and room.
Hosted by George Koeber
Please note: These prices are in Canadian Dollars. Currently the US Dollar is about 20-25% higher. Something priced at $100 CDN will cost $75-$80 US.
July 14: Michael Hartfield will host a dinner at his house in Bend, OR. We will tour over, have a picnic lunch and stay the night in wonderful motel hear Michael’s house.
Aug 19: Vashon Island Tour with Cascade Club (overnighter). George Koeber hosting.
Sep 7 – 9: ABFM at PIR
Sep 16 – 21: Healey Rendezvous
Place: Madras, Oregon. Inn at Cross Keys Station, innatcrosskeysstation.com.
Early arrivals Sunday, September 16 (recommended arrival day). “Official” first day with evening welcome reception, Monday the 17th. The event wraps up Thursday evening, September 20, with awards dinner. Friday, September 21 is a drive-home day that begins at the Inn.
For all the details check www.HealeyRendezvous.org
Oct 13: Overnight in Newport at Shilo Inn. Details to follow.
Oct 17 – 21st: California Healey Week 2018
Nov 10: Putt-putt golf and lunch at Island Greens.
Dec 8: Christmas Party.
Mark your calendars for all these fun activities for the rest of 2018! (After all, you could be the big winner of each activity’s life-changing raffle!) And remember, BJ9’s are always welcome to any activity.
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