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Lone Star Corvette Club 2017 Rotating Charity
Organization: Patriot PAWS Service Dogs (PPSD) - a 501 (c) (3) organization established in 2006, and based in Rockwall, TX
Mission: To train and provide service dogs of the highest quality at no cost to disabled veterans with mobile disabilities in order to help restore their physical and emotional independence.
Patriot PAWS Service Dogs
PPSD is an accredited member of Assistance Dogs International; the only certifying service dog organization in the U.S. Lori Stevens, Founder and Executive Director, is a Certified Professional Dog Trainer with over 30 years of experience. A member of several professional organizations, including The Association of Professional Dog Trainers, Lori is an AKC approved evaluator for the Canine Good Citizen Program. She is also a Certified Animal Trainer through the Karen Pryor Academy of Dog Training Professionals, where she graduated with distinction.
- Lori has received prestigious recognition for her work, including: American Legion Auxiliary 2009 Woman of the Year – historically awarded to prominent women like Condoleezza Rice, Laura Bush and Elizabeth Dole;
- Named in 2009 by NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams as 1 of 5 U.S. women making a difference; and
- Texas Department of Criminal Justice 2011 Governor’s Criminal Justice Volunteer Service Award.
PPSD developed a partnership with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice teaching volunteer inmates to train service dogs for disabled veterans. This program not only increases the number of dogs in training at PPSD, but gives inmates a valuable skill when released back into society.
Lone Star Corvette Club
Just bought a new Corvette? Or just love them? You have come to the right place! The Lone Star Corvette Club is dedicated to the Corvette lifestyle and the people that own them. Our Club slogan says it all:
Good Friends… Great Cars!
Founded in 1982, the Club now has over 1,000 members – each with his/her own story to tell of how they found that perfect “Vette.” Based in the Dallas – Fort Worth Metroplex, it offers just about any activity an owner of “America’s Sports Car” could want: Road Trips, Day Trips, Open Road Racing, Drag Racing, Autocross, NCRS (National Corvette Restorers Society), Car Shows, Displays and Parades, the Lone Star Corvette Classic, Club Meetings, and most of all, fun times with good friends.
The Club takes at least one significant road trip each year, usually in conjunction with a Corvette event. To get an even better feel about what this Club is all about, click on the “Newsletter” button and read the latest issue of our award winning, online, newsletter.
Check out the events and activities LSCC has scheduled for the next few months. Some of the activities have limited capacity, online sign-up recommended.
Events, activities, trips, and volunteer opportunities can be found on the Club’s online Recreation Event List. Check back often for new activities, trips, events, shows, and volunteer opportunities.
Good-Guys Lone Star Spring Nationals
March 17/18/19, 2017
The Club has once again been offered the opportunity by the Good-Guys Rod & Custom Association to be the Host Club at their 7th Annual Spring Lone Star Nationals to be held at the Texas Motor Speedway on Friday, March 17th through Sunday, March 19th...
As the host Club, we provide volunteers to assist with the event. As we have done for the past few years we need volunteers to help park cars in designated areas on Saturday and on Sunday. In addition we have additional volunteer opportunities on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday verifying participant tickets at the entrance to the south tunnel at TMS. You are welcome to sign up family members and friends to help.
Details of volunteer opportunities are provided below.
The Good-Guys Rod & Custom Association makes a substantial donation to LSCC, which helps fund Club activities.. In addition to free admission and parking for ALL THREE DAYS of the Event ($20 value), volunteers will receive the following:
- On Saturday, FREE Entry into the "Mighty Muscle Show" (If your cars is a '55-'72) for LSCC volunteers ($45 value.)(Good-Guys membership ($35) is needed for the entry to be put into the computer systems.) Since the cutoff year for the event is 1972 on Friday and Saturday, the vehicles would need to fit the cutoff year for the event.
- On Sunday, FREE Entry to the Super Sunday Get-Together ($30 value) that allows all LSCC members' vehicles to come into the show and be judged.
- Preferred parking area at event for LSCC volunteers' cars and early entrance into event.
- Good-Guys will provide special event T-shirts for LSCC members who participate and work at the event.
- Host Club picture in the “Goodtimes Gazette” publication.
Information and Sign up
Good-Guys 7th Spring Lone Star Nationals
Texas Corvette Association Open Car Show
John Raiden will be our leader for this year’s event and will announce caravan plans shortly.
Boerne - Texas Corvette Association's 25Th Annual Car Show - 4/21/2017
The Texas Corvette Association’s (TCA) 25th Annual Open Car Show is Saturday, April 22, 2017 rain or shine on the Main Square in Boerne, TX. Expected to draw more than 350 entrants and hundreds of car enthusiasts, this year’s show offers a weekend of exciting activities. What began so long ago as a one-day car show now comprises an entire weekend filled with activities for the entire family. In its tenth year as an official Fiesta event and once again in the beautiful city of Boerne, this Open Car Show is open to all types of vehicles and offers something for everyone and if you’re not registering and showing your car, general admission is FREE!
Many of you have already booked your rooms at Ye Kendall Inn. If you haven't, you can do that by calling (830) 249-2138. If no rooms are currently available, ask to be put on the waiting list since rooms may become available later.
Other hotels are available, check the event website for more information.
Entry into the car show is $30.00 if done by April 17, after April 17 $35. Includes a beautiful TCA Corvette t-shirt. For online registration for the car show go to http://texas-corvette-association.com/car-show-registration
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Want to find out when and where future events are coming up? Keep informed at the following web sites located on the Competitive Events Tab:
Autocross At Brookhaven College - 3/18/2017
Open Road Racing
The Big Bend Open Road Race is April 19 - 22, 2017
The April race takes place on US Highway 285 South from Fort Stockton to Sanderson and back (about 59.0 miles each way - or 118.0 miles).
Contact Mike Black for more details.
Contact Dennis Corder, Competitive Events Officer, with any additions or corrections.