ATTENTION:

The Roamin Angels Car Show has been cancelled for 2021. Be safe and cruise safely.

Grass Valley Graffiti: Week #2 The Mustang

Community Shines – Grass Valley Graffiti Event Series WEEK #2: The Ford Mustang is Wednesday, June 23. Big A Drive In 5-7pm Own a Mustang? Mustangs will be featured along with Ford’s new version. It’s a display the history of this classic Vehicle and it’s leading edge relative. COMMUNITY SHINES is a local group supporting the Grass Valley area and the Food Bank of Nevada County. A series of 8 bi-weekly events occurring at Grass Valley’s Big A that began on June 9, 2021 and is continuing through the summer…

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Trailblazers – June 2021

We had 16 at Trailblazers. The food was good and it was so nice visiting and seeing our friends. The patio was great with a cool breeze. Steve B. won the 50/50. Come to Trailblazers in July 20th, maybe you will win the $$. Ray and Pat thank you for attending.  Come join us the third Tuesday of the month – thru October  at 5pm.  If its cold outside, we will be able to dine inside.  Also there will be at 50/50 drawing every month with the big $$$ payoff…

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Memorial Car Show

Spring Hill Manor • Friday, June 25, 2021 – 11:30am – 1:00pm Event Coordinators: Diane & David B. It was a beautiful day for this special car show that David and Diane B. have been organizing since David’s mom, Lorraine, went to live at Spring Hill Manor about 5 years ago. Many club members may remember Lorraine as she attended pizza nights, game nights and several car shows, David’s dad, Les, also resided at Spring Hill during the last 6 months of his life. The employees at Spring Hill have…

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Loyalton Car Show

June 12, 2021– Twenty-one club members met in the parking lot by the Daily Donut Shop, many of us arriving close to 5:00 a.m. YES in the morning!  Yes, many of us seniors do actually see the early morning light occasionally, especially to take part in a day trip with the vintage, OLD classic cars loved and cherished by so many of our members. Leaving promptly at 5:30 a.m., we were going to a car show in a town which some call the “Loneliest Town in America Loyalton, California”.  Loyalton…

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Kudos and Announcements – July 2021

Gary B. and Pat G. of the Community Shines Project present a check of over $5,000. to the Nevada County Food Bank. The Community Shines Project is a local group who in conjunction with Big As and other local sponsors is sponsoring mini-shows with all the proceeds benefitting the local food bank. The next events are July 7 highlighting The Corvette and July 21 highlighting Air-Cooled vehicles like the VW and Porsche.  www.communityshines.com Loyalton Car Show: Congratulations to car show winners Rick M. with his beautiful 1939 Chevy Coupe and…

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Trailblazer Pizza Night – May 2021

Ray and Pat would like to thank the twenty-three friends & Roamin Angels that joined us for a fun evening at Trailblazers.  Lots of good food and visiting.  We discussed some of the coming events and would like to add more! Trailblazers served our group on the patio (no music) so we could enjoy one another’s conversations. Its starting to feel like maybe by this summer we will be almost back to some kind of normal.  So, please think of events, trips and local car shows and pass them on…

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This Is High School Auto Shop?

George Woodward and Kelsey Langel invited me to spend the afternoon in the auto shop. I thought I was in a college environment as the class is almost three hours long and very detailed.  In this class students were taught to clean the main bearings and install after measuring. Ten boys and one girl were full of enthusiastic energy. The shop was beyond anything I had in High School with half a dozen car hoists, brake, wheel, valve grinder along with tons of other equipment. The instructor George Woodward is…

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Kudos & Announcements – June 2021

Retire Your Old American Flags Properly If you’re like me we all wear out a couple of American flags per year. Those flags need to be retired properly. Remember back to the Clubs Car show days and one of the popular events was Troop 855’s evening Flag retirement ceremonies. Those scouts collected and retired some 600-800 flags at each event. Nevada County approached me about including that as part of their upcoming “Military Appreciation Days”. Rather than just buying boxes I thought the more positive happenings would be if our…

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The Free 2021 Maxwell Car Show

There were ten vehicles that went to the Maxwell Car Show. Our group included Daryl C., Karin and Bill R., John P., Steve B., Bill and Pat B., Bill and Ruth H., Bruce and Dee Ann B., Dave G., Dave and Sandy S. and Richard and Pat G. The morning was a little cool and we were all glad we brought a jacket or sweat shirt to wear.  But then the clouds went away and it was in the 80’s.  Perfect weather for a car show.   The Maxwell Car…

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