Upcoming Hawk A Club Events
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2017 is off and running!
|Date||Hawk A Model A Club Event|
|August 19||Iowa Model A Day - For more information click here.|
|August 26||Club tour to view the Dale Lynch auto collection and Connie Lynch's doll collection in Iowa City and to visit the Antique Auto Museum in Coralville. Lunch will be in Iowa City at the Original Midtown Family Restaurant. Contact Wayne Van Gorp or Brenda Garbe for more details or to sign up for this tour.|
|September 5||BYOB Breakfast at the Bluebird Cafe, 650 W. Cherry St. in North Liberty. 9:30 AM. Those wishing to caravan, we will be leaving Hawkeye Downs at 8:30 AM.|
|September 14 - 15||Club tour to Dubuque, Iowa. Will will be stopping at the Trappist Monastery before lunch in Dubuque followed by a tour of Dubuque on Thursday. We will stay at the Port of Dubuque Hotel but leave before breakfast so we can stop to eat in St. Donatus before heading to Maquoketa to visit the Jackson County Historical Museum and the Clinton Engine Museum before lunch. Contact Joanie Meyer or Nancy Thorkildson for more details or to sign up.|
|September 16||Tech Session - Kasal Bros. Repair, Chelsea, IA 12 PM (see below for more info)|
|September 30||Swamp Fox Parade in Marion, 9 - 10 AM|
|October 7||Tech Session - D&R Engines, Marion, IA 9:30 AM (see below for more info)|
|October 18 - 20||Club tour to Spring Green, Wisconsin stopping at Breitbach's in Balltown for lunch. We will explore Frank Lloyd Wright's Taliesin on Thursday and Mineral Point on Friday before heading back home. Contact Jan Wenger or Jon Reynolds for more information about our last tour of the year.|
Upcoming Tech Sessions
September 16 - The Kasal Brothers will host demonstrations on how they repair radiators and gas tanks. They also have a "straight - 8" engine to show us along with some old green tractors. Their place is 2 miles south of Chesea on county road V18 (in Chelsea, turn south on Station Street) and their place in on the second bend in the road. We will start at 12 PM (noon).
October 7 - D&R Engines and Machine is starting to rebuild our Model A Ford engines and they will demonstrate block boring, crank grinding, and head planing. They can also sleeve new cylinders, too. Their place is at 2504 5th Avenue in Marion and we will start at 9:30 AM.
Hawk A Model A Ford Club Meetings are the 4th Tuesday of every month, except December
and start at 7:00 PM at the Hiawatha Community Center.