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December 2017

Tuesday, December 12: 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.

Wednesday, December 13: Manufacturers Appreciation Luncheon

 

Noon on the Iowa Valley campus (3702 South Center Street)

 

The Chamber is pleased to announce the upcoming Manufacturers Appreciation Luncheon to be held Wednesday, December 13 at noon on the Iowa Valley campus (3702 South Center Street). Presented by Iowa Valley Continuing Education and JBS, the annual event pays tribute to Marshalltown’s rich manufacturing history. Keynote speaker, Emily Schmitt of Sukup Manufacturing, will present the company’s Safe T Homes program. These metal housing units are used in areas ravaged by natural devastation, such as Haiti after the 2010 earthquake. The sturdy homes are assembled on site with simple hand tools. To make reservations, contact the Chamber office at (641) 753-6645. Cost to attend is $20 per person. Gold sponsors of the event are Alliant Energy and Woodruff Construction.

Thursday, December 14: 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.

 

Thursday, December 14: Business After Hours

4:30 to 6:00 p.m. at Great Western Bank’s Southridge branch location (3 East Southridge Road )

Great Western Bank invites all employees of Chamber member businesses and organizations to their holiday Business After Hours on Thursday, December 14 from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. at their Southridge branch location, 3 East Southridge Road. Enjoy fantastic food and drink, while connecting with other Chamber member employees.

 

Monday, December 25 and Tuesday, December 26: Partnership Offices Closed

All day both days

The Marshalltown Regional Partnership offices including: Marshalltown Area Chamber of Commerce, Marshalltown Convention & Visitors Bureau, Marshall Economic Development, and Fisher Community Center will be closed in observance of the holiday.

 

Friday, December 29: Partnership Offices Closed

All day

The Marshalltown Regional Partnership offices including: Marshalltown Area Chamber of Commerce, Marshalltown Convention & Visitors Bureau, Marshall Economic Development, and Fisher Community Center will be closed in observance of the holiday.

 

January 2018

Monday, January 1: Partnership Offices Closed

All day

The Marshalltown Regional Partnership offices including: Marshalltown Area Chamber of Commerce, Marshalltown Convention & Visitors Bureau, Marshall Economic Development, and Fisher Community Center will be closed in observance of the holiday.

 

Tuesday, January 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, January 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.

 

Thursday, January 18: Iowa Valley Leadership

Half day work 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.

 

Tuesday, January 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.

Wednesday, January 24: Business Leaders Legislative Luncheon

Time and location to be determined

Representatives from the Iowa Chamber Alliance and U.S. Chamber of Commerce will share their predictions about the 2018 legislative session. Event details, registration information, and costs will be forthcoming.

Saturday, January 27: Chamburrrrr Scurry 5K

9:00 a.m. at Iowa Valley Continuing Education – Dejardin Hall (3702 South Center Street)

Hosted by the Marshalltown Area Chamber of Commerce and Gold Sponsor Iowa Valley Continuing Education, 5K run/walk entrants will compete on the Marshalltown Community College campus. Awards, presented by JBS, will be given to overall male and female winners, as well as top male and female finishers in each age division. All participants receive a t-shirt and are invited to the after-race Flurry Feed sponsored by NuCara Pharmacy. Silver sponsors of the event are Lennox, Marshalltown Broadcasting, and Times-Republican.

February 2018

Thursday, February 8: 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.

 

Tuesday, February 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, February 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.

 

March 2018

Chamber Des Moines Summit & Legislative Day

Date to be determined (takes place in February or March); all day event

The 22nd annual Des Moines Summit and Legislative Day is an opportunity for Chamber members, local area community and business leaders, and community members to travel to the Iowa State Capitol in Des Moines for a series of meetings with both Senate and House majority and minority leaders, as well as elected officials. Hosted by the Chamber along with Presenting Sponsor Lennox Industries, participants will discuss with lawmakers those key legislative issues important to the Marshalltown area. For registration details, contact the Chamber office at (641) 753-6645.

 

Tuesday, March 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, March 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.

 

April 2018

Tuesday, April 10: 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, April 12: 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.

 

Tuesday, April 24: 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.

 

May 2018

Tuesday, May 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, May 10: 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.

 

Thursday, May 17: Iowa Valley Leadership Class Graduation Day

11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

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 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.