Upcoming Events!

The Great American Mountain Rally Revival

Gary Hamilton, the Rally-master for the Great American Mountain Rally Revival, sent us a request for volunteers to man checkpoints when the rally passes through CT on Friday October 12th.

No experience is required, and they will have a quick checkpoint class to show folks how to man the clocks and time cars.  The route is shown below, and you will see they are running through the Western portion of Ct from the Danbury area up to the MA border.

CTR Great Americam Mtn rally map

If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Gary directly by email ghamilton.2007@gmail.com or by phone 978-500-8039.  Also if you are interested in any other days, they will also be running the 13th-14 in VT & NH.

To get more details about the rally, its history, and the route check the links below.

Hemmings Article:  https://www.hemmings.com/events/detail?listing_id=52283

SCCA Registration:   https://www.motorsportreg.com/events/great-american-mountain-rally-revival-salem-golf-club-scca-new-england-roadrally-899014

Steve McKelvie’s Blog:  https://stevemckelvie.wordpress.com/?s=revival

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The CTR/CTMG Fall Foliage Tour

A.k.a. “A pleasant driving tour of picturesque western Connecticut”  

Our fall foliage run will occur on Saturday the 13th of October and will start in Southbury, CT at the Southbury Green Shopping Center, 775 Main Street.  Take exit 14 off I-84, then turn right at the light on Main Street. Turn right at the next light into the Shopping Center parking lot.  We will gather in front of the  gazebo. 

Tea (coffee) and snacks are available across from our gathering point at Starbucks.  (Or if you like Dunkin Donuts, it’s 2 blocks left on Main Street!)

Plan to arrive by about 9:30 a.m.  A brief drivers meeting will take place at 10:00 am, and we will depart the parking lot about 10:20 a.m.  Participants will follow a published route, the driving distance will be approximately 73 miles. We will take a break approximately mid way along the route.

The “driving tour” will end at a family style eatery where we can enjoy a lunch and the company of our fellow participants.

If you have any questions send an email to gdabrowski@yahoo.com

Please RSVP to the organizer (gdabrowski@yahoo.com) if you plan on joining in the fun!  

Come join us and enjoy a pleasant driving tour of picturesque western CT!

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Cardone and Daughters – ‘FALL OPEN SHOP’

October 20th 2018 at 9 AM – 1 PM

Dave and Nancy Cardone are hosting their Fall Open Shop event at their Westbrook location. The event starts at 9am and goes to 1pm. Coffee and donuts will be served for breakfast with hamburgers and hot dogs for lunch.

Attendees are asked to bring a non-perishable food item for the Shoreline Soup Kitchen.

Cardone and Daughters are at 4 Custom Drive in Old Saybrook, across from the Motor Vehicles building.

Their website is at https://www.cardoneanddaughter.com/

Rain date for the event is the following Saturday.

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Christmas wreath

2018 CT Triumph and MG Club’s Winter Holiday Gathering

Saturday, December 8th at 5:00 PM

at

Il Monticello Banquet Facility

577 South Broad Street

Meriden, CT 06450, USA

Wallingford-Meriden Town Line – Route 5

(203) 265-3553

There will be a cocktail reception immediately followed by a dinner buffet, which includes various dinner options, coffee/tea and desserts.

Cost: $40.00 per couple, $20 single (see CTR club option in Newsletter announcement)

Note: Please bring donations for Waterford Country School

Waterford School

http://www.waterfordcountryschool.org/

(Any unwrapped toy, personal hygiene item, books, pajamas, will be appreciated by the children of all ages during the holidays) 

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