August 2017

Wednesday, August 9th (2nd Wednesday of Every Month)Old Speckled Hen crest
Pub Night North -5:30 p.m.

The Crow’s Nest Pub, 115 Prospect St., Newmarket
Please let Sandra Knight know if you are attending. (905) 640-6732
or email

Aug 12th and 13th — Brits on the Lake – All-British Motoring Revival
great_britain_flagSaturday- Lark in the Park, Sunday – All British Car Show
For more information visit

Sunday, August 13th –  11 a.m. to 5 p.m. – Leather Town Festival,
45 Mill St.,East, Acton   –  Click here to view poster.
Classic cars wanted to be put on display on the street outside Acton Town Hall Centre.  See website for details.

Sunday, August 13th – 9 a.m. – Whitchurch-Stouffville Museum Car Show
14732 Woodbine Avenue in Vandorf.  Held in the Museum grounds, with food, heritage demonstrations, prizes, free admission for car driver and passenger, air-conditioned tea room, all Museum building open, and live music.  Open at 9am for Antique, early Classic, mid classic, late classic, and truck categories.  Further details from the Bumby’s 905-836-1406 or

 Wednesday, August 16th (3rd Wednesday of Every Month)
Old Speckled Hen crestPub Night West of West – 6:30 p.m.
Location varies. For this month’s location contact Wally Stubgen 519-745-1728.

Wednesday, August 23rd (4th Wednesday of Every Month)

Old Speckled Hen crestPub Night Niagara – 7:00 p.m.
Location varies. For this month’s location contact Bob Dobrenski 905-562-4776

Saturday, August 26thYouth Driving Experience at Caledonia Fairgrounds
Hosted by Haggerty Insurance , youths between 15 and 25 years of age can learn how to drive a classic vehicle with manual transmission.  Click here for more information and registration forms. 

Saturday, August 26th – 1000 Islands International Rally/Tour
Starting points in Ontario, Montreal and New York.  Click here for more information or here for the event flyer.

Sunday, August 27th – Annual Croquet Event
At the home of Walter and Stella Bumby.  meet for brunch at the Pickle Barrel restaurant at 11a.m. The address is 17215 Yonge St. Newmarket, situated between Davis Drive and Mulock on the east side, opposite the clock tower.  After brunch we will have a short drive and end up at the Bumby farm for croquet and refreshments. No knowledge of croquet is required, if you can pick up a croquet mallet that’s all you need to know, the rest is fun.  Prizes for the closest score to the hidden score will be awarded. Please confirm before August 24th so we can notify the restaurant re the numbers. Hope to see you then.  Stella & Walter.  905-836-1406

***Tuesday, August 29th – Pub Night West – PBGWMGBBQ & Trivia  Challenge – 5:00 p.m. 
Old Speckled Hen crest Hosted by Paul Barrett and Gord Whatley at Barrett Barracks
2546 Mindemoya Road, Mississauga, ON L5C 2R2

Please RSVP to Gord 416 727 0441 or Paul 905 276 9292