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January 21st, 2019

Spotlight on Carthage (Weekly) - Jan 21 2019

Spotlight on Carthage (Weekly edition) - Week of January 21, 2019

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 Event
Emerging Leaders (CEL) “People You Need to Know” w/Felix Wright
Reminder only, deadline has passed
Wednesday, January 23
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. ▪ First Christian Church Lighthouse, 801 S. Main
Cost $12* includes lunch from Red Onion Catering. For info, contact Mary Jo at 417-358 2373 or mjlittle@carthagechamber.com.

Chamber News
“Casino Royale” Banquet winners
Visit our Facebook page or check your favorite local media for a list of winners from Friday’s Chamber Banquet! Thanks again to all our sponsors - we couldn’t do it without you! Special thanks to all our attendees and volunteers, and congratulations to all the award recipients! For info, contact Mary Jo at 417 358 2373 or mjlittle@carthagechamber.com.

Social Media for Business Brown Bag Lunch SOLD OUT
Wednesday, January 30
Noon-1:00 p.m. ▪ Carthage Chamber conference room, 402 S. Garrison
Pack a brown bag lunch and join Neely to learn how to use social media for business! Please RSVP to Neely to be placed on the waiting list at nmyers@carthagechamber.com.

Expo & Home Show 2019 is Over Two-Thirds Sold Out
Do you have your booth reserved?
The 2019 Carthage Business Expo & Home Show will include a Business After Hours 5-8 p.m. on Friday, March 8 and Public Day from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. on Saturday, March 9. For info, contact Neely at 417-358-2373 or nmyers@carthagechamber.com.
Upcoming Chamber Events

Jan 22 ▪ Leads Group Two meeting
2:30 p.m. ▪ Chamber office, 402 S. Garrison
For info, contact Neely at 358 2373 or nmyers@carthagechamber.com.

Jan 23 ▪ Vision Carthage meeting
8 a.m. ▪ Chamber office, 402 S. Garrison
For info, contact Mark at 358 2373 or melliff@carthagechamber.com.

Jan 23 ▪ “People You Need to Know” w/Felix Wright
11:30 a.m. ▪ First Christian Church Lighthouse, 801 S. Main
SOLD OUT. For info, contact Mary Jo at 358 2373 or mjlittle@carthagechamber.com.

Jan 24 ▪ Board of Directors retreat
11:30 a.m. ▪ H.E. Williams, 831 W. Fairview
For info, contact Mark at 358 2373 or melliff@carthagechamber.com.

Jan 30 ▪ “Social Media for Business” Brown Bag Lunch
12-1 p.m. ▪ Chamber office, 402 S. Garrison
SOLD OUT. For info, contact Neely at 358 2373 or nmyers@carthagechamber.com.

Feb 27 ▪ Chamber 101 RESCHEDULED
9 a.m. ▪ Chamber office, 402 S. Garrison
Open to new and long-time members! For info, contact Neely at 358 2373 or nmyers@carthagechamber.com.

Member News
Bristol Manor has openings in their Carthage independent living center at 2131 S. River. To tour the facility or for more information, call Mary Gregory at 417-358-9788.

Villas at Myers Park is now leasing their senior apartments at 2512 S. Garrison. For more information, call Cheri at 417 359 7271.

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.

Jan 21 ▪ 19th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast
8-9:30 a.m. ▪ MSSU Billingsley Student Cntr, 3950 Newman Rd.
Cost $10/person, children under 5 free. For info, call 417 625 9795.

Jan 21 ▪ Bilingual Storytime w/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.

Jan 22 ▪ 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.

Jan 23 ▪ “Share the Bear” Community Event
Regular bank hours ▪ Old Missouri Bank, 530 W. Fir Rd., Ste E, Carthage
Free and open to the public. For info, call 417-359-4090.

Jan 23 ▪ Storytime w/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.

Jan 23 ▪ 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.

Jan 24 ▪ Senior Lunch ‘N Laugh
11:30 a.m. ▪ Carthage Nazarene, 2000 Grand Ave.
Free and open to the public, reservations appreciated. For info, call 417 358-4265.

Jan 24 ▪ 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.

Jan 27 ▪ 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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