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December 10th, 2018

Spotlight on Carthage (Weekly) - Dec 20 2018

Spotlight on Carthage (Weekly edition) - Week of December 10, 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, December 10

2 p.m. ▪ Chamber office, 402 S. Garrison

Please join the Chamber to celebrate our new members Monday, December 10 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.

66 Glass

Wendi Douglas – Carthage Press

Countryside in the City

Elite Real Estate Group

Florette by Countryside

Luis Rangel – Guaranty Bank

Joslyn’s Artisan Market

Peck & Jen’s

Ron’s Powerwash

Sun Solar

Villas at Myers Park

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. 

 

Chamber News

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Christmas Open House

Thursday, December 13

2-4 p.m. ▪ Chamber office, 402 S. Garrison

RSVP to Neely at nmyers@carthagechamber.com.

 

Reserve your “Casino Royale” Banquet sponsorship no later than Monday, December 17

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to market your business to nearly 500 event attendees and show your support for all the awards given out that night!  The DEADLINE to pledge your sponsorship for the Chamber’s 2019 “Casino Royale” Banquet is NEXT MONDAY.  For info, contact Mary Jo at 417‑358-2373 or mjlittle@carthagechamber.com.

 

Upcoming Chamber Events

Dec 10 ▪ Monday Member Meetup

2 p.m. ▪ Chamber office, 402 S. Garrison

For info, contact Neely at 358‑2373 or nmyers@carthagechamber.com.

 

Dec 10 ▪ Leads Group One meeting

2:30 7 p.m. ▪ Chamber office, 402 S. Garrison

For info, contact Neely at 358‑2373 or nmyers@carthagechamber.com.

 

Dec 12 ▪ Non-Profit Network meeting

9 a.m. ▪ Chamber office, 402 S. Garrison

For info, contact Neely at 358‑2373 or nmyers@carthagechamber.com.

 

Dec 13 ▪ Christmas Open House

2-4 p.m. ▪ Chamber office, 402 S. Garrison

For info, contact Neely at 358‑2373 or nmyers@carthagechamber.com.

 

Member News

The Carthage Senior Center is giving back to the community this Holiday Season by providing a Gift Giving Tree for their Carthage Meals on Wheels clients. If you would like to participate, you may come by the Center at 404 E. 3rd St. and choose a name from the tree or make a donation to go toward gifts. Wrapped Gifts should be returned to the Center no later than December 19th. They appreciate all the support to make this Christmas extra special for those in need. For info, call 417‑358‑4741.

 

Upcoming Member Events

through Feb 14 ▪ Student Art Exhibit

Mon-Fri 9 a.m.-6:30 p.m. (except holidays) ▪ Crowder College Longwell Museum, 601 Laclede, Neosho

Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-455-5526.

 

Dec 10 ▪ Bilingual Storytime with Ms. Janine (ages 0-6)

10 a.m. ▪ Carthage Public Library, 612 S. Garrison

Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-237-7040.

 

Dec 11 ▪ QuickBooks Desktop: Utilization, Tips, and Tricks

1-4 p.m. ▪ MSSU SBTDC, 3950 Newman Rd.

Open to the public, $79/person.  For info, call 417‑625-3128.

 

Dec 11 ▪ Caregiver Support Group

6 p.m. ▪ Oak Pointe of Carthage, 300 W. Airport Dr.

Free and open to the public. For info, call 417-358-3355.

 

Dec 11 ▪ Carthage City Council meeting

6:30 p.m. ▪ Carthage City Hall, 326 Grant

Free and open to the public. For info, call 417-237-7000.

 

Dec 12 ▪ Storytime with Ms. Sherri (ages 0-6)

10 a.m. ▪ Carthage Public Library, 612 S. Garrison

Free and open to the public.  For info, call 417-237-7040.

 

Dec 12 ▪ Caregiver Support Group

4 p.m. ▪ Mercy Hospital Carthage, 3125 Dr. Russell Smith Way

Free and open to the public. For info, call 417-358-7201 or 417-359-8808.   

 

Dec 12 ▪ Texas Hold ‘Em

7 p.m. ▪ Carthage VFW Post 2590, 16759 Inca Rd. (Oak St. & Hwy 171/96)

Open to the public.  For info, call 417-358-1657.

 

Dec 13 ▪ Social Hour

10:45 a.m. ▪ Carthage Senior Center, 404 E. 3rd St.

Free and open to the public. Sponsored by Maple Tree Terrace.  For info, call 417-358-7201 or 417-358-4741.

 

Dec 13 ▪ Business Financials: The Basics

2:30-4:30 p.m. ▪ MSSU SBTDC, 3950 Newman Rd.

Open to the public, $49/person.  For info, call 417‑625-3128.

 

Dec 13 ▪ 6th Annual CHS Show Choir Spaghetti Dinner

5-9 p.m. ▪ Carthage High School, 2600 S. River

Tickets $12 adults, $10 students. Open to the public. For info, call 417‑359‑7020.

 

Dec 13 ▪ Queen of Hearts

7 p.m. ▪ Carthage VFW Post 2590, 16759 Inca Rd. (Oak St. & Hwy 171/96)

Open to the public.  For info, call 417-358-1657.

 

Dec 14 & 15 ▪ 2018 Choirs of Christmas

5:30 p.m. ▪ Precious Moments Chapel, 4321 Chapel Rd.

Free and open to the public.  Featuring area choirs.  For info, call 417‑359‑2874.

 

Dec 15 ▪ Visit with Santa

9:30-11:30 a.m. ▪ Southwest Missouri Bank, 300 W. 3rd St.

Free and open to the public. For info, call 417-358-7201 or 417-358-9331.

 

Dec 15 ▪ Visit with Santa

1-4 p.m. ▪ Carthage Ford, 2920 Grand

Free and open to the public. For info, call 417-358-4037.

 

Dec 16 ▪ Pool Tournament

3 p.m. ▪ Carthage VFW Post 2590, 16759 Inca Rd. (Oak St. & Hwy 171/96)

Open to the public.  For info, call 417-358-1657.

 

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*Cancellations will be refunded ONLY IF cancellation is received more than 24 hours before start of event. Substitutions are allowed.

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