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October 15th, 2018

Spotlight on Carthage (Weekly) - Oct 15 2018

Spotlight on Carthage (Weekly edition) - Week of October 15, 2018
Our mission: To improve the overall business climate for our members and quality of life for the community through sponsorship of programs which promote civic and economic development, stimulate growth, and support relevant political action.
Our vision: To foster and facilitate the success of Carthage area businesses, so our community is financially healthy and the people living, working, and playing in Carthage can enjoy a higher quality of life.
All events are subject to delays or cancellations. Call ahead to confirm.
Spotlight News
Emerging Leaders (CEL)
“The Power of Impromptu Speaking” Lunch & Learn
Tuesday, October 23
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. ▪ Stone’s Throw Dinner Theatre, 2466 W. Old 66
The Carthage Chamber of Commerce and Greater Joplin Toastmasters invite Chamber members ages 21-40 to participate in this Lunch & Learn, as they discuss how to harness the power of impromptu speaking. Practical exercises and tips to make you shine the next time you are asked to speak on the spur of the moment.
Cost $12* includes lunch. TODAY is the last day to RSVP for this luncheon. For info, contact Mary Jo at 417-358-2373 or mjlittle@carthagechamber.com.

October 8th, 2018

Spotlight on Carthage (Weekly) - Oct 8 2018

Spotlight on Carthage (Weekly edition) - Week of October 8, 2018
Our mission: To improve the overall business climate for our members and quality of life for the community through sponsorship of programs which promote civic and economic development, stimulate growth, and support relevant political action.
Our vision: To foster and facilitate the success of Carthage area businesses, so our community is financially healthy and the people living, working, and playing in Carthage can enjoy a higher quality of life.
All events are subject to delays or cancellations. Call ahead to confirm.
Spotlight News
Monday Member Meet up
Monday, October 8
2 p.m. ▪ Chamber office, 402 S. Garrison
Please join the Chamber to celebrate our new members TODAY at 2 p.m. at the Chamber office. Meet our new members, new employees at member businesses, and new businesses. New members will have a chance to tell our Ambassadors, board members, and fellow members about their businesses.
Breanna’s House Cleaning · Amber Feingold, Christine Matchell, Kayla Switzer, and Tina Burgess – Carthage Animal Hospital · Carthage Chronicle · CDL Electric · Karma Wright and Clara Joslyn – Community National Bank & Trust · Countryside in the City · Elusive Body Arts Tattoo & Piercing Studio · Florette by Countryside · Jason Poe & Jeff Schilling - Guaranty Bank · Old Time Reunion Event Complex · Rush-Hoover Media Group · Karie Currence – Specialty Risk · Sun Loan · Trident Clinical Development
Remember to drop your card in the fishbowl for your chance to win the 4th Quarter Prize valued at $100 from Halo Salon. RSVP to Neely at nmyers@carthagechamber.com.

October 1st, 2018

Spotlight on Carthage (Weekly) - Oct 1 2018

Spotlight on Carthage (Weekly edition) - Week of October 1, 2018
Our mission: To improve the overall business climate for our members and quality of life for the community through sponsorship of programs which promote civic and economic development, stimulate growth, and support relevant political action.
Our vision: To foster and facilitate the success of Carthage area businesses, so our community is financially healthy and the people living, working, and playing in Carthage can enjoy a higher quality of life.
All events are subject to delays or cancellations. Call ahead to confirm.
Spotlight News
Parade & Pageant Entries Due TODAY
Applications for the 2018 Maple Leaf Parade and entry forms for ALL Maple Leaf Pageants are due TODAY!  Download your application from www.CarthageMapleLeaf.com or visit our office at 4th & Garrison.
Last Day to Get into Maple Leaf Goodie Bags
TODAY is the last day to get your business’s “goodie” into 500 goodie bags to be handed out on the square on Maple Leaf parade day! For only $50 and 500 items, you can get the attention of at least 500 visitors and residents. Goodie bags will be the drawstring backpack kind generously provided by Mother Road Coffee. Items may include logoed goodies, coupons, flyers, etc.  Bring your 500 goodies to Mary Jo at the Chamber office TODAY to participate.

September 24th, 2018

Spotlight on Carthage (Weekly) - Sep 24 2018

Spotlight on Carthage (Weekly edition) - Week of September 24, 2018
Our mission: To improve the overall business climate for our members and quality of life for the community through sponsorship of programs which promote civic and economic development, stimulate growth, and support relevant political action.
Our vision: To foster and facilitate the success of Carthage area businesses, so our community is financially healthy and the people living, working, and playing in Carthage can enjoy a higher quality of life.
All events are subject to delays or cancellations. Call ahead to confirm.
Spotlight News
“Magic under the Maples”
Tuesday, September 25
12:30-10:30 p.m. (see times below)
Carthage Senior Center, 404 E. 3rd
Carthage Emerging Leaders (CELs) will be partnering with the Carthage Senior Center to host an evening of music and revelry for Carthage area senior citizens.
Contact Mary Jo to sign up for one or more times:
     12:30-1:30 p.m. setup
     7-10 p.m. greeting, mingling, hosting event
     10-10:30 p.m. cleanup
Whether you have 30 minutes, an hour, or the entire afternoon and evening, whatever time you can give would be welcome.  Families and kids are welcome!
Admission for the evening will be $5 (cash only), paid at the door.  All proceeds go toward the Center’s event-related expenses.  Guests are welcome to bring snacks and goodies to share.
For info, contact Mary Jo at 417 358-2373 or mjlittle@carthagechamber.com.

September 17th, 2018

Spotlight on Carthage (Weekly) - Sep 17 2018

Spotlight on Carthage (Weekly edition) - Week of September 17, 2018
Our mission: To improve the overall business climate for our members and quality of life for the community through sponsorship of programs which promote civic and economic development, stimulate growth, and support relevant political action.
Our vision: To foster and facilitate the success of Carthage area businesses, so our community is financially healthy and the people living, working, and playing in Carthage can enjoy a higher quality of life.
All events are subject to delays or cancellations. Call ahead to confirm.
Spotlight News
Mid-Morning Mingle
Friday, September 21
9:30-10:30 a.m. • Maple Tree Terrace, 2510 Clinton
Please join us between 9:30 and 10:30 a.m. this Friday, September 21 for the next Mid Morning Mingle hosted by Maple Tree Terrace. Shake some hands, meet some fellow members, have some breakfast snacks and coffee, and share information about your business. ONLY 3 speaking spots remain.  To secure a speaking spot or RSVP, contact Neely at 417 358 2373 or nmyers@carthagechamber.com.

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