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November 12th, 2018

Spotlight on Carthage (Weekly) - Nov 12 2018

Spotlight on Carthage (Weekly edition) - Week of November 5, 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, November 12 2 p.m. • Chamber office, 402 S. Garrison Please join the Chamber to celebrate our new members Monday, November 12 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, & Tina Burgess – Carthage Animal Hospital · Carthage Chronicle ·CDL Electric · Karma Wright and Clara Joslyn – Community National Bank & Trust · Countryside in the City · Elite Real Estate Group · Elusive Body Arts Tattoo & Piercing Studio · Florette by Countryside · Joslyn’s Artisan Market · Old Time Reunion Event Complex · Ron’s Powerwash · Karie Currence – Specialty Risk · Sun Loan · Sun Solar · 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! Chamber News Mercy Carthage Pulmonology Unit Ribbon Cutting Tuesday, November 13 4:00 p.m. • 3125 Dr. Russell Smith Way Join the Chamber of Commerce to celebrate the new Mercy Hospital Carthage Pulmonology Clinic. Please RSVP to Neely at nmyers@carthagechamber.com. Don’t forget to drop your card in the fishbowl for your chance to win the 4th quarter prize valued at $100 from Halo Salon. Afternoon Apps and Apps “Snackinar” Wednesday, November 14 3:30-4:30 p.m. • Carthage Chamber conference room, 402 S. Garrison Join Neely to learn about some apps that can make your professional lives a little easier while you nibble on some delicious homemade apps! Please RSVP to Neely at nmyers@carthagechamber.com Schmidt Associates PC Ribbon Cutting Thursday, November 15 4:00 p.m. • 1105 Industrial Dr. Join the Chamber of Commerce and Schmidt Associates PC to Schmidt Associates new location. Please RSVP to Neely at nmyers@carthagechamber.com. Don’t forget to drop your card in the fishbowl for your chance to win the 4th quarter prize valued at $100 from Halo Salon. Joslyn Artisan Market Ribbon Cutting Friday, November 16 4:30 p.m. • 342 Grant Join the Chamber of Commerce to celebrate the opening of Joslyn Artisan Market. Please RSVP to Neely at nmyers@carthagechamber.com. Don’t forget to drop your card in the fishbowl for your chance to win the 4th quarter prize valued at $100 from Halo Salon. Nominate your favorite businesses & individuals for 2018 Chamber awards by November 30 It is that time of year again…time to nominate YOUR favorite businesses and individuals for the 2018 Chamber awards. Awards will be presented at the Carthage Chamber of Commerce 2019 Annual Banquet on Friday, January 18. Find the nomination form on our website or contact Mary Jo for more information at mjlittle@carthagechamber.com. Upcoming Chamber Events Nov 12 ▪ Monday Member Meet-up 2 p.m. ▪ Chamber office, 402 S. Garrison For info, contact Neely at 358 2373 or nmyers@carthagechamber.com. Nov 12 ▪ Leads Group One meeting 2:30 p.m. ▪ Chamber office, 402 S. Garrison For info, contact Neely at 358 2373 or nmyers@carthagechamber.com. Nov 13 ▪ Marketing/Business Expo & Home Show meeting 4 p.m. ▪ Chamber office, 402 S. Garrison For info, contact Neely at 358 2373 or nmyers@carthagechamber.com. Nov 13 ▪ Mercy Carthage Pulmonology ribbon cutting 4 p.m. ▪ 3125 Dr. Russell Smith Way For info, contact Neely at 358 2373 or nmyers@carthagechamber.com. Nov 14 ▪ Non-Profit Network meeting 9 a.m. ▪ Chamber office, 402 S. Garrison For info, contact Neely at 358 2373 or nmyers@carthagechamber.com. Nov 14 ▪ “Apps & Apps” Snackinar 3:30 p.m. ▪ Chamber office, 402 S. Garrison For info, contact Neely at 358 2373 or nmyers@carthagechamber.com. Nov 15 ▪ Board of Directors meeting 7:30 a.m. ▪ Chamber office, 402 S. Garrison For info, contact Mark at 358 2373 or melliff@carthagechamber.com. Nov 15 ▪ Schmidt Associates ribbon cutting 4 p.m. ▪ 1105 Industrial Dr. For info, contact Neely at 358 2373 or nmyers@carthagechamber.com. Nov 16 ▪ Joslyn’s Artisan Market ribbon cutting 4:30 p.m. ▪ 342 Grant For info, contact Neely at 358 2373 or nmyers@carthagechamber.com. Nov 20 ▪ Emerging Leaders (CEL) Night of Service 5-8 p.m. ▪ Carthage Crisis Center, 100 S. Main (use east entrance) Everyone is welcome! For info, contact Mary Jo at 358 2373 or mjlittle@carthagechamber.com. Member News Suddenlink Communications' Carthage retail store is partnering with The Salvation Army of Carthage to host an Angel Tree this year! They have an Angel Tree set up at the store for customers, community members, and employees to select a child and donate this holiday season. The Salvation Army in Carthage is collecting Angel Trees until December 14th and donations will be accepted at the Suddenlink store, 2540 Grand Ave. Upcoming Member Events Through Nov 18 ▪ “Art of Quilting” Fiber Exhibition Fri & Sat 12-5 p.m., Sun 1-5 p.m. ▪ artCentral, 1110 E. 13th St. FINAL WEEKEND. Free and open to the public, donations welcome. Underwritten by Edward Jones Financial Advisors. For info, call 417 358 4404. Through Dec 3 ▪ Nordic Semester MSSU, 3950 Newman Rd. Open to the public, many events offered at no charge. Find events and details at www.mssu.edu/academics/international-studies/themed-semester. For info, call 417-625-9736. Nov 13 ▪ Freeman Advantage Blood Pressure Screenings 7-8:30 a.m. ▪ Northpark Mall Food Court, 101 N. Rangeline Rd. Free and open to Advantage members. For info, call 417 347-5837. Nov 13 ▪ Why Export to Scandinavia? 9:30-10:45 a.m. ▪ MSSU SBTDC, 3950 Newman Rd. Free and open to the public. For info, call 417-625-3128. Nov 13 ▪ Candidate Forum: Dr. Harold Arnett 3 p.m. ▪ Crowder College, 601 Laclede, Neosho Open to the public. For info, call 417-455-5540. Nov 13 ▪ 16th Annual Festival of Wreaths 4 p.m. ▪ Crowder College, 601 Laclede, Neosho Open to the public. For info, call 417-455-5646. Nov 13 ▪ Bariatric Weight-loss Seminar 5:30-6:30 p.m. ▪ Freeman Business Center Conf Rm, 3220 McClelland Blvd. Free and open to the public. For info, call 417-347-1266. Nov 13 ▪ 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. Nov 13 ▪ DoTerra Make and Take 6-7:30 p.m. ▪ Palms Massage & Day Spa, 341 S. Main Open to the public. For info, call 417-310-6159. Nov 13 ▪ 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. Nov 13 ▪ Nordic Film Festival: “Children of Nature” (1991) 7 p.m. ▪ MSSU Cornell Auditorium, 3590 Newman Rd. Free and open to the public. For info, call 417 625-9736. Nov 14 & 17 ▪ Carthage Farmers Market Opens 7 a.m. ▪ north side of square, 119 E. 3rd St. Open to the public. Presented by Carthage Hardware. For info, call 417 358¬ 3579. Nov 14 ▪ 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. Nov 14 ▪ Starting a Small Business: The First Steps 1:30-4:30 p.m. ▪ MSSU SBTDC, 3950 Newman Rd. Cost $29/business (2 attendees). For info, call 417-625-3128. Nov 14 ▪ Cancer Support Group 2-3 p.m. ▪ Freeman Cancer Institute, 3415 McIntosh Circle Free and open to the public. For info, call 417-347-4029. Nov 14 ▪ Caregiver Support Group 4 p.m. ▪ Mercy Hospital Carthage, 3125 Dr. Russell Smith Way Free and open to the public. Co-sponsored by Maple Tree Terrace. For info, call 417-358-7201 or 417-359-8808. Nov 14-15 ▪ Mid-America Trade Summit Wed 6-8 p.m. & Thu 7:45 a.m.-4:30 p.m. ▪ Univ of MO, Columbia MO Cost $195. For info, call 573-884-5312. Nov 14 ▪ 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. Nov 15 ▪ Cyber Awareness: Cyberfraud, Third-Party Risk, Incident Response, and Pillars of Success 11 a.m.-2 p.m. ▪ MSSU North End Zone Facility, 3950 Newman Rd. Cost $15/person. For info, call 417-625-3128. Nov 153 ▪ Candidate Forum: Dr. Glenn Coltharp 3 p.m. ▪ Crowder College, 601 Laclede, Neosho Open to the public. For info, call 417-455-5540. Nov 15 ▪ 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. Nov 16 ▪ Projecting Cash Needs 1:30-4:30 p.m. ▪ MSSU SBTDC, 3950 Newman Rd. Cost $69. For info, call 417-625-3128. Nov 17 ▪ Community Brunch 9:30-11 a.m. ▪ Carthage VFW Post 2590, 16759 Inca Rd. (Oak & 171/96) Open to the public. For info, call 417-358-1657. Nov 18 ▪ 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. Chamber members, if your Event is missing from this list, email Mary Jo at mjlittle@carthagechamber.com! Are you getting your Chamber Text Alerts? Sign up for text reminders about networking, events & Chamber news! Text CARTHAGE to 417-356-3157 to subscribe. Powered by txtfyre. 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