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Drive and Dine at Madava Farms - Crown Maple Producer

Posted on September 27th, 2016 12:16 PM by Jeff Kriz


Join your fellow HVR members for a splendid Fall drive to Madava Farms in Dutchess County NY for a tour of the Crown Maple Syrup production facility.  Our tour will begin Sunday, October 30 starting at 12 noon.  Please plan to arrive by 11:30am to place your lunch order from the Cafe menu (https://www.crownmaple.com/visit-madava-farms/farmstand-cafe); after the tour concludes (about 1 hour), our lunches will be ready to enjoy!

Cost for the tour is $10 per person, plus lunch and beverage.  Payment will be made on arrival at the facility.

Please send a message to Jeff Kriz, HVR Secretary (mailto:jwkriz@verizon.net, phone:914-434-8382), letting us know if you plan to attend and the number in your party.  Please respond no later than Friday, October 21.

If anyone would like to organize a group drive to Madava Farms, please let us know the details.

Directions to Madava Farms can be found here: https://www.crownmaple.com/visit-madava-farms/plan-your-visit.

See you there!

HVR Picnic and People's Choice Concours - Saturday, Sept 10

Posted on August 15th, 2016 12:23 PM by Jeff Kriz



Come and enjoy the annual Hudson Valley Region PCA picnic and People’s Choice Concours!  Mark your calendar NOW for Saturday 10 September starting at 1 pm.


 HVR member Peter Ludwig has again generously invited us to his gorgeous estate in New Paltz.  The meal will be catered by renowned Rosticceria Rossi & Sons.  The delicious Italian-style menu includes: 



  • Caesar Salad
  • Rigatoni Bolognese
  • Chicken Saltimbocca
  • Broccoli in Garlic & Olive Oil
  • Pastries and Cookies for dessert!


Soft drinks and coffee are included; beer will be donated by Al Daniels, owner of Half Time Beverage in Poughkeepsie. COST PER PERSON IS $30.



Incredible location, fabulous food, a great time for catching up with fellow members and beautiful Porsche’s to admire.  We will have a People’s Choice judging in categories to be announced, with fabulous trophies for the winners in each category and, of course, the BEST OF SHOW!



PLEASE SEND YOUR CHECK made out to HVR PCA, indicating number of members in your party.  Send your check to Jeff Kriz, HVR Secretary, 9 Ogden Rd., Ossining, NY 10562.  We MUST receive payment no later than THURSDAY, 25 AUGUST 2016!  Be sure to include an email address where we can send confirmation; directions to Peter’s house will be included in the confirmation message.



So polish up your Porsche!  Rain or shine, we look forward to seeing you and your members of the HVR family.


Cheers and Happy Driving!


PCA and Merkur Club Garage Tour / BBQ

Posted on July 27th, 2016 10:26 AM by Jeff Kriz

The PCA and MCA (Merkur Club of America) garage tour/BBQ/ Paintless Dent Removal will be from 12pm - 4pm Saturday August 13th at 21 School House Lane in Rosendale, NY 12472. Delicious food and non alcoholic beverages will be provided with some help from the PCA and MCA. If you would like to bring a favorite side dish or dessert, that would be great! Bring your own alcohol if you would like, no race tracking or burnouts through our neighborhood afterwards.

An excellent paint-less dent removal tech (Jeff Voorhess) will be on site . Please let me know if you would like to hire him to remove dents ahead of time , so Jeff knows how to schedule his Saturday. Food, friends and cars what more can I say!! 

Please contact Bart at: 1-845-346-5340 or bartdyshuk@hvc.rr.com;  Bart would like a headcount for food purchase.

     Looking forward to seeing you,
     Bart Dyshuk and Family

Spring..er..Mid Summer Breakout

Posted on July 9th, 2016 10:20 AM by Jeff Kriz


Well it looks like we will have a "Mid Summer Breakout" this year. Date is set for Saturday July 30th at Advanced Auto in New Windsor. Please rsvp to Jeff Kriz (jwkriz@verizon.net) if you can make the event. Dogs, burgers and sausage will be provided by the HVR. Bring a folding chair and an adult beverage if you so desire. We will begin at 12 noon and wind it up around 4pm. So come on out, talk cars, show off your latest modifications etc. Meet your other members and have a general good time talking P-car.