Distinctly Different

 April 2017 

Thursday, April 27: Business After Hours

4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Farmers Savings Bank (205 West Main Street)    

Farmers Savings Bank invites all employees of Chamber member businesses and organizations to Business After Hours on Thursday, April 27 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at its downtown location (205 West Main Street). Enjoy networking along with great food and drink in a relaxed, informal setting.

May 2017

Wednesday, May 3: Chamber Scholastic Banquet

6:00 p.m. at the Orpheum Black Box Theater

In conjunction with Presenting Sponsor, Lennox Industries, the Chamber is pleased to announce plans for the 48th Scholastic Banquet. This annual event honors the top 5% of graduating seniors from East Marshall, GMG, Marshalltown, and West Marshall High Schools and will take place on Wednesday, May 3 at 6:00 p.m. at the Orpheum Black Box Theater. Chamber members are invited to attend. Cost is $20 per person. Register by April 17 here.

 

Tuesday, May 9: Chamber Ambassadors

4:30 and 4:45 p.m.

The Chamber Ambassadors are the good will arms of the Chamber, welcoming new and calling on established area businesses/organizations. Their scheduled time for courtesy calls and ribbon cuttings is at 4:30 and 4:45 on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month. Please contact the Chamber office if you would like to schedule a visit, 641-753-6645.

 

Thursday, May 11: Iowa Valley Leadership

All day

Each year, co-sponsors Marshalltown Area Chamber of Commerce and Iowa Valley Continuing Education select 25 to 30 dynamic individuals who represent a cross section of the community and bring diverse strengths to the team to create the Iowa Valley Leadership Class. These emerging leaders take part in a nine-month program that immerses them in a knowledge of different sectors of the community as well as engages them in activities. They go on to hold leadership positions in their companies, serve on non-profit boards, volunteer for community organizations and hold public office. These leaders help make Marshalltown a great place to live, work and do business.

Wednesday, May 17: Business After Hours

4:30 to 6:00 p.m. at Elmwood Country Club (1734 Country Club Lane)    

Elmwood Country Club invites all employees of Chamber member businesses and organizations to Business After Hours on Wednesday, May 17 from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. at its Clubhouse (1734 Country Club Lane). Enjoy relaxed networking along with great food and drink in the beautiful setting of this classic Marshalltown icon.

Thursday, May 18: Iowa Valley Leadership Class Graduation Day

12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Today culminates nine months of learning and participation for the class members of 2016-2017 Iowa Valley Leadership Class. Co-sponsored by Marshalltown Area Chamber of Commerce and Iowa Valley Continuing Education, the group consists of 25 to 30 dynamic individuals who represent a cross section of the community and demonstrate diverse strength sets. These emerging leaders have taken part in a program that immersed them in a knowledge of different sectors of the community as well as engages them in activities. They now go on to hold leadership positions in their companies, serve on non-profit boards, volunteer for community organizations and hold public office. These leaders help make Marshalltown a great place to live, work and do business.

 

Tuesday, May 23: Chamber Ambassadors

4:30 and 4:45 p.m.

The Chamber Ambassadors are the good will arms of the Chamber, welcoming new and calling on established area businesses/organizations. Their scheduled time for courtesy calls and ribbon cuttings is at 4:30 and 4:45 on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month. Please contact the Chamber office if you would like to schedule a visit, 641-753-6645.

 

June 2017

Wednesday, June 7: Marshalltown Regional Partnership Annual Banquet

To be announced

The Marshalltown Regional Partnership Annual Banquet is scheduled for Wednesday, June 7. This event will feature the Chamber’s 119th annual meeting and keynote presentation by Kent Stock. Click for a video of Stock. More details, including time, location, cost, and registration, will follow. Save the date!

Tuesday, June 13: Chamber Ambassadors

4:30 and 4:45 p.m.

The Chamber Ambassadors are the good will arms of the Chamber, welcoming new and calling on established area businesses/organizations. Their scheduled time for courtesy calls and ribbon cuttings is at 4:30 and 4:45 on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month. Please contact the Chamber office if you would like to schedule a visit, 641-753-6645.

 

Tuesday, June 27: Chamber Ambassadors

4:30 and 4:45 p.m.

The Chamber Ambassadors are the good will arms of the Chamber, welcoming new and calling on established area businesses/organizations. Their scheduled time for courtesy calls and ribbon cuttings is at 4:30 and 4:45 on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month. Please contact the Chamber office if you would like to schedule a visit, 641-753-6645.

 

July 2017

 

Tuesday, July 11: Chamber Ambassadors

4:30 and 4:45 p.m.

The Chamber Ambassadors are the good will arms of the Chamber, welcoming new and calling on established area businesses/organizations. Their scheduled time for courtesy calls and ribbon cuttings is at 4:30 and 4:45 on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month. Please contact the Chamber office if you would like to schedule a visit, 641-753-6645.

 

Tuesday, July 25: Chamber Ambassadors

4:30 and 4:45 p.m.

The Chamber Ambassadors are the good will arms of the Chamber, welcoming new and calling on established area businesses/organizations. Their scheduled time for courtesy calls and ribbon cuttings is at 4:30 and 4:45 on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month. Please contact the Chamber office if you would like to schedule a visit, 641-753-6645.

 

August 2017

 

Tuesday, August 8: Chamber Ambassadors

4:30 and 4:45 p.m.

The Chamber Ambassadors are the good will arms of the Chamber, welcoming new and calling on established area businesses/organizations. Their scheduled time for courtesy calls and ribbon cuttings is at 4:30 and 4:45 on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month. Please contact the Chamber office if you would like to schedule a visit, 641-753-6645.

 

Thursday, August 17: Chamber Educator Appreciation Breakfast

7:30 a.m. at Marshalltown High School cafeteria (1602 South 2nd Avenue)

The 25th Annual Educator Appreciation Breakfast, presented by Independent Insurance Services and hosted by the Chamber, serves as a kick-off to the 2017-2018 school year for educators, administrators, and support staff in the Marshalltown Community School District, Marshalltown Christian School, and St. Francis Catholic School. Gold Sponsors are Lennox Industries and Pizza Ranch. SagePoint Financial is the Bag Sponsor.

 

Thursday, August 17: Chamber Ambassadors Golf Outing

12:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at Elmwood Country Club (1734 Country Club Lane)

This annual summer tradition will be held at Elmwood Country Club with a shot-gun start at 12:30 p.m. Enjoy a great afternoon of golf, followed by dinner and prizes.

 

Tuesday, August 22: Chamber Ambassadors

4:30 and 4:45 p.m.

The Chamber Ambassadors are the good will arms of the Chamber, welcoming new and calling on established area businesses/organizations. Their scheduled time for courtesy calls and ribbon cuttings is at 4:30 and 4:45 on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month. Please contact the Chamber office if you would like to schedule a visit, 641-753-6645.

October 2017

 

Thursday, October 20 to Wednesday, October 26: 2017 Chamber Experience Trip to Panama

All day

Featuring Panama City, Gamboa, and Playa Blanca, this 7-day, 6-night trip, led by Chamber Explorations, is scheduled for October 20-26, 2017. Cruise the Panama Canal Transit, observe a rainforest, experience the lifestyle of a tropical native tribe, and get a taste of city life in Panama City. For more information, visit: www.marshalltown.org/work/chamber-events/travel/.