PCA Iowa Region - President's Apex

A selection of the most recent Schonesland Porsche Club messages from the club President. Please view the Newsletters for other great information from the club and the region.

President's Apex
June 2018
Will Macfarland - President

Memorial Day weekend is right up there with the best annual weekends for motorsports, and it always reinvigorates me. A good thing, too, as the sun is out, the skies are blue, the air is warm, and Schonesland is crackling with activity.

Local Events in June:
1) Iowa British Car Club Show – Sunday June 3, 9:00AM Registration, 3:00PM Awards, at The Picker Knows Antiques & Collectibles, 1208 Grand Ave, West Des Moines. Support our plucky enthusiast mates!
2) Longest Day Driving School – June 8-10, Raceway Park of the Midlands, with DMVR SCCA and BMW Club Iowa Chapter.
3) Schonesland Spring Tour – June 8-10. A driving tour of NE Iowa and SW Wisconsin, centered in Dubuque.
4) Schonesland Cars & Coffee – Saturday June 9, 8:00AM-9:30AM. Breakfast at Cozy Cafe Johnston.
5) Valley Junction Car Show – Thursday June 14, 5:00PM-9:00PM. Enjoy a warm weeknight on the main drag in Valley Junction. Food and beverages at The Hall during/after.
6) Schonesland Drive & Dine – Tuesday, June 19, 7:00PM-9:00PM, our monthly dinner drive is to Kaldera Restaurant in Pella, IA. Be there at 7:00!
7) Schonesland New Member Picnic – Saturday, June 23, 11:00AM-2:00PM, our annual event specifically to welcome new members! 587 157th Place, Otley, IA at Bob Timmerman and Linda Laine’s home. We’re looking for a strong showing here – a show of force for our new members! Besides, we’ll need lots of help to consume the WHOLE HOG ROAST!

National Events Upcoming:
1) Porsche Parade – July 8-14, Tan-Tar-A Resort, Lake of the Ozarks, MO. A full-week celebration of all things PCA. Nice to have it so close! We have around 20 members signed up to attend.
2) Rennsport Reunion VI – September 27-30, Raceway Leguna Seca, Monterey, CA. A factory-supported three-day weekend celebrating Porsche’s racing heritage, with some of its most iconic cars and drivers on-track.

Stay cool out there! You convertible drivers keep your hats handy!