UCR MARCH 2019 SOCIAL
WHEN: March 12, 2019 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
WHERE: Porsche North Toronto
165 Yorkland Blvd
North York, ON M2J 4R2
Guest Speaker: Lori Schutz, daughter of Peter Schutz (ex-CEO Porsche AG)
Lori gave an inspiring speech at our annual banquet recently. We have invited Lori to be the guest speaker at our March 2019 social, which will be hosted by Porsche Centre North Toronto. Lori will bring copies of the book ” The Driving Force: Getting Extraordinary Results with Ordinary People” written by Peter Schutz, to the event. If you are interested to purchase the book, please indicate how many copies you want when you register at www.clubregistration.net The cost of the book is C$32.50 or US$25.00. Please bring cash or cheque when you pick up the book from Lori at Tuesday March 12 social, so you can save the shipping cost.
Peter was the CEO of Porsche AG from 1981 to 1987. Peter was instrumental in turning around Porsche AG during early 1980s and he was best remembered for blocking the plan to end production of the signature 911 model, which remains the quintessential Porsche.
Saturday, March 23, 2019, 11am-2pm
Venue: Braidan Tire, 9399 Markham Road (north of 16th Avenue), Markham
Driving Directions: https://www.google.ca/maps/dir//9399+Markham+Rd,+Markham,+ON+L3P+3J3firstname.lastname@example.org,-79.3344328,12z/data=!4m9!4m8!1m0!1m5!1m1!1s0x89d529deedfdf27b:0x76d7e3cbed10d442!2m2!1d-79.2643927!2d43.8968892!3e0
Braidan Tire will host a light lunch for our members and discuss technical maintenance issues. When you register for this event at www.clubregistration.net, please answer the questions by including topics that you want to discuss and we can let Braidan Tire know in advance
Please email us at [email protected] if you have any questions.
Tuesday, April 9th, 2019 6:30 – 9:00 PM
Venue: Islington Golf Club, 45 Riverbank Drive, Etobicoke, ON M9A 5B8 416.231.1114
Jim Kenzie is always popular as a speaker and he will be doing a return engagement this year. Jim has been one of the foremost Canadian Auto Journalists for over 30 years writing for the Toronto Star’s Wheel’s Section. He appears on Kenzie’s Korner on TSN’s Motoring which is in it’s 30thseason as well. Jim will be offering his automotive calendars featuring a cover photo of a lovely yellow Porsche Boxster this year. Fifty per cent of proceeds are donated to charity, so come and help out.
Registration for April Social is at www.clubregistration.net
$30 per person including taxes and gratuity.
Date: Sunday April 28th, 2019
Time: 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Location: 427 Auto Collision – 395 Evans Avenue (south of QEW – west of Kipling), Toronto ON
Cost: Free admission
Parking: Free parking available at the back – behind the 427 Auto Collision buildings;
Enter through a driveway on the east side of the 427 Auto Collision.
There will be off-duty Police Officer to help with the traffic to / from the driveway.
Date: Saturday, June 8, 2019 @ 10:00am – 3:00pm
Location: Boyd Conservation Area – Hillview. 8739 Islington Ave, Vaughan, Ontario L4L 1A6 (~30 to 40 min drive from Mississauga, Markham, or Downtown Toronto).
HOLD THE DATE – Details will be published soon
Venue: Downtown Porsche, 68 Parliament St., Toronto, Ontario M5A 0B2 (416) 603-9988 www.downtown.porschedealer.com
Downtown Porsche will once again be hosting a complimentary German-style Bar B Q and evening for UCR members and guests at their beautiful showroom in the heart of downtown Toronto. They’ve been hosting this annual event for many years. This is a great event for all of our members who work downtown. Brush up on your Porsche Brand knowledge as there’s usually a quiz on Porsche trivia with some excellent prizes awarded for the correct answers. Come and see the latest models from Porsche and enjoy the camaraderie of your fellow Porsche enthusiasts.
Cost: Please register in advance via www.ClubRegistration.net. There is no charge for this event. Members and guests are welcome.
OCTOBER SOCIAL: Tuesday, October 8, 2019, 6:30-9:00pm
Porsche Centre Oakville will again be hosting an evening for UCR members and guests at their showroom in Oakville, just off the QEW highway. This is a great event for all of our members, particularly those who live in the west end of the GTA. Come and see the latest models from Porsche and enjoy the camaraderie of your fellow Porsche enthusiasts.
Although there is no charge for this event, ONLY UCR MEMBERS CAN REGISTER FOR OUR CLUB EVENTS. Please register in advance via www.ClubRegistration.net so our hosts can properly prepare for this event.
DECEMBER HOLIDAY SOCIAL: Tuesday, December 10, 2019, 6:30-9:00pm
Venue: Pfaff Porsche, 105 Four Valley Drive, Vaughan, Ontario
Pfaff Porsche will be hosting a December Holiday Social again for UCR members. The social includes:
- Display of historic Pfaff race cars
- Try out the Porsche race simulators
- Food and beverage
- Tour of Pfaff’s 100,000 sq.ft. facility in Vaughan
- Toy Drive: If you donate a toy on Dec. 10, you will receive a raffle ticket that goes into the prize draw when you check in with our socials co-chair (Peter & Susan Blake). There will be a Macan or Cayenne with the trunk open to display all toys being donated.
Please register in advance via www.ClubRegistration.net There is no charge for this event, but the event organizer needs to know how many UCR members and guests will be attending so that they can provide the appropriate amount of refreshments and food for this event. ONLY UCR MEMBERS CAN REGISTER FOR OUR CLUB EVENTS