Upcoming All Membership Social!

Please note change in Start Time from earlier information: We are starting at 10 am/program 10:30 am rather than 11 am!!!!

Date: Saturday, April 21, 2018 
Location: Imola Motorsports, Plymouth
Time: Check-in/Registration 10 a.m.

Nord Stern is holding our annual New Members/All Members Socials at long-time Nord Stern advertiser and supporter, Imola Motorsport in Plymouth, this coming Saturday, April 21.

This is YOUR chance to hear about what we do, when we hold events, and how you can participate. You can also join/renew your Nord Stern membership and meet other members. Not JUST for new members, it’s definitely about time to gather and enjoy some old-fashioned Porsche time.

After our presentation, Imola is hosting an Open House. This is your chance to visit and learn about the services they offer.

Since last Saturday’s meeting at Auto Edge was cancelled due to weather, this is your opportunity to get up to date on the 2018 Nord Stern Activities.

Attached is the meeting agenda. Please register, and be seated by 10:30 a.m. so we can start and finish on time!

See you there, Ed(mund) Vazquez, Nord Stern Membership, Questions: membership@nordstern.org

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CANCELLED!

Saturday, April 14th’s Membership Social and Tech Session at Auto Edge in Maplewood has been CANCELLED due to inclement weather!

The 2 Membership Socials scheduled for April 21 at Imola Motorsports and the April 22 event at Werkstett 533 in Rochester are still on tap!

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2018 Membership Socials ‘On Tap’

2018 All Membership Socials – On Tap!

While there won’t be beverages ‘on tap’ there will be refreshments and plenty of time to hear about all things ‘Nord Stern’ as well as a time to get-together after this really, rather long, winter! We can’t promise it’ll be hot outside but it’ll be warm and toasty at all 3 of our locations.

These meetings are fun; a time for new members to come, hear from the veterans about our events and activities, ask all those questions and meet other like-minded Porsche fanatics.

Pick one, pick all three!

Saturday, April 14

Auto Edge, Mahtomedi
9:30 a.m. Registration
11:30 p.m. Lunch; 12 p.m. Tech Session

Saturday, April 21

Imola
11 a.m. -2 p.m.
Social, Presentations, Open House

Sunday, April 22

Noon Lunch
1 p.m. DE Tech
Werkstett 533, Rochester (come see the new shop, rebuilt after last year’s devastating fire!)

Questions: membership@nordstern.org

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April 2018 Nord Stern Newsletter

April 2018 Nord Stern Newsletter 

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Your Porsche wants its picture taken!

ONLY ONE MONTH AVAILABLE!
Deadline April 1 . . . Buy that last month or get your raffle ticket/s!

The Nord Stern 2019 Charity Calendar

This year’s beneficiary is the the Boys and Girls Club of the Twin Cities in memory of long-time Nord Stern and PCA member Teresa Westberg Pfister. Teresa was an active member on their Board of Directors and cared deeply for their mission.*

The Details:

  • 11 Months available, minimum $400 each; first come, first served
  • Cover Photo, cost: $500
  • New this year … one month will be raffled off at $50 a ticket, drawing at the April business meeting!

AND we have a GOAL to raise $8,000 this year. Let’s best the 2017 total of $5,911.
We CAN do it! So, how can you, a Nord Stern member, contribute?

  1. Buy one of the months Online here
  2. Or, Secure your raffle ticket, or tickets (!) here
  3. Or, Make a direct donation via our Charity Calendar page here
  4. Or, Do all of the above! Online here

*“The Boys and Girls Club of the Twin Cities enables all young people, especially those who need us the most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens. Serving 9,000 youth at nine locations.”

Now doesn’t that sound just like “T” ?? And remember, all makes and models of Porsche are encouraged to participate. Garage queen NOT a requirement!

So point your browser to the project page and reserve your month in the 2019 Charity Calendar!

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March 2018 Nord Stern Newsletter

March 2018 Nord Stern Online Here

Featuring our upcoming Membership Socials: April 14 (Auto Edge), April 21 (Imola); April 22 (Werkstatt). More information on Page 11 of the newsletter.

Upcoming MAC events: Registration now open at motorsportreg.com for Novice Driving School #1 at Dakota County Technical Center – April 22 and Novice Driving School #2 at DCTC – July 3

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Annual Meeting and Holiday Party Update

Did you miss the notice? Planning on attending the party but just haven’t RSVP’d? Well, Deadline is fast approaching – RSVP by Friday, February 2 to secure your dinner reservations!

Nord Stern Region of PCA – Holiday Party and Annual Meeting 
Saturday, February 10, 2018
6:30 p.m. 

Don’t miss out: A great, fun evening celebrating all things Porsche in the heart of a downtown Minneapolis

Location: Mill City Museum in downtown Minneapolis
Program: Dinner, Music, A Few Awards, 2018 Officers

Cost: $65 per person, Cash Bar

Register online at clubregistration.net and search for Nord Stern events!

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2018 Nord Stern Schedule as of 1/31/2018

FEBRUARY 2018

6 Nord Stern Monthly Business Meetings (1st Tuesday)
Time: Social 6:00 p.m., Meeting 7 p.m.
Location: James Ballentine VFW, 2916 Lyndale Ave. S.
All Members are Welcome to attend

10 Nord Stern Annual Holiday Party and Annual Meeting
Location: Mill City Museum, Mpls
Time: 6:30 p.m. Cocktails, Dinner and Program
Cost: $65 per person, registration at clubregistration.net
Music by Steven C.

MARCH 2018

6 Nord Stern Monthly Business Meetings (1st Tuesday)
Time: Social 6:00 p.m., Meeting 7 p.m.
Location: James Ballentine VFW, 2916 Lyndale Ave. S.
All Members are Welcome to attend

APRIL 2018

3 Nord Stern Monthly Business Meetings (1st Tuesday)
Time: Social 6:00 p.m., Meeting 7 p.m.
Location: James Ballentine VFW, 2916 Lyndale Ave. S.
All Members are Welcome to attend

14 Nord Stern’s All Membership Social
9:30 a.m. Registration
Auto Edge, Mahtomedi
11:30 p.m. Lunch; 12 p.m. Tech Session

21 Nord Stern’s All Membership Social
Location: Imola, Time, late morning – Details TBA 

22 Nord Stern’s All Membership Social
Time: 1 p.m., Gina and Brian O’Neill’s Home, Rochester

25-29 PCA’s Treffen Tamaya (Albuquerque, New Mexico) 

27 Nord Stern First Fling Driver Training
Brainerd International Raceway
Eventmaster: Jim Bahner, Registration: clubregistration.net

28-29 Nord Stern First Fling Driver Ed
Brainerd International Raceway
Eventmaster: TBA, Registration: clubregistration.net

MAY 2018

1 Nord Stern Monthly Business Meetings (1st Tuesday)
Time: Social 6:00 p.m., Meeting 7 p.m.
Location: James Ballentine VFW, 2916 Lyndale Ave. S.
All Members are Welcome to attend

JUNE 2018

24 Nord Stern Annual All Porsche Show
Location: Roseville Central Park

JULY 2018

27-29 Nord Stern Club Race and Driver Education
Brainerd International Raceway
Eventmaster: Jim Bahner, Registration: clubregistration.net

29 Auto Lieben Car Show – Tentative
Location: Afton Alps grounds

AUGUST 2017

11 Nord Stern Vino In The Valley – Drive
Maiden Rock, WI; Eventmaster: Randy Walker

SEPTEMBER 2018

3 Rochester Labor Day Picnic and BBQ
Location: Brian and Gina O’Neil’s home
Questions: Jeff Boehm, jeffandbj@gmail.com

15 2018 Oktoberfest
Location: Automotorplex in Medina, Details TBA

12-16 PCA’s Treffen Banff (Alberta, Canada)

28-30 Nord Stern Fall Color Tour – Duluth
Headquarters: Pier B

OCTOBER 2018

5 Nord Stern Fall Fling Driver Training
Brainerd International Raceway
Eventmaster: Jim Bahner, Registration: clubregistration.net

6-7 Nord Stern Fall Fling Driver Ed
Brainerd International Raceway
Eventmaster: TBA, Registration: clubregistration.net

14 Bark & Beer Tour
Questions: Jeff Boehm, jeffandbj@gmail.com

Car Events of Interest:

“Third Thursdays” of each month
Informal ‘Post-Work’ Social, 5:30 p.m. at

Utepils Brewing, 225 Thomas Ave No. Mpls, 55405
utepilsbrewing.com

Site of the old Glenwood Englewood Water Co. on near Further Performance Motors (Nord Stern Advertiser!)

MN Cars and Coffee

Canterbury Park, 1100 Canterbury Rd. Shakopee
www.mncandc.com
First Saturday, April through October, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Cars and Caves – Note: No April date

A monthly car show and garage open house held at the Chanhassen Autoplex from 8 a.m. – Noon

May 5, June 2, July 7, August 4, Sept 1, October 6

**Please note: Nord Stern sponsored events are officially designed ‘Nord Stern’ and/or PCA (Porsche Club of America) activities. All other events of potential interest to club members may be added, upon request and dependent on space availibility, to the calendar as a courtesy to the organizer, or organizing entity at the discretion of the editor.

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February 2018 Nord Stern Newsletter

February 2018 Nord Stern Newsletter

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January 2018 Nord Stern Newsletter

January 2018 Nord Stern Newsletter

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