May 2016 Newsletter 
  
Winnetka-Northfield Chamber of Commerce
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Dear Chamber Members:

CREATE IMPRESSIVE NAME RECOGNITION AND IMPACT FOR YOUR BUSINESS LOCALLY IN THE 60093 ZIP CODE MARKET
HOW?  Be our partner for the number one BLOCK PARTY on the North Shore,  " LET LOOSE ON LINCOLN!"   Your business NAME AND LOGO will have tremendous branding exposure flanking both sides of the stage, REACHING your current and potential clients attending OUR LOCAL street festival held  in Winnetka on Saturday, July 16.  Many more perks included.  See sponsorship details
 
2016 Sidewalk Sale is held  two days in Winnetka and Northfield; Friday, July 15 and Saturday July 16, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Applications have been emailed to past participants. The application is available in the Sidewalk Sale section of the chamber website.  WINNETKA'S BLOCK PARTY (Let Loose on Lincoln) will follow the sidewalk sale on Saturday evening on Lincoln Avenue, south of Elm Street featuring the Chicago Catz.  Food, wine and beer will be abundantly available.
 
A BIG SHOUT OUT and THANK YOU...read Terry's 
entire letter


Terry DasonTerry Dason
Executive Director | Winnetka-Northfield Chamber of Commerce
( 847) 446 - 4451  
  
VISIT THAILAND AND HONG KONG WITH THE WNCC!!!
The WNCC is offering a 10 day trip departing September 15, 2016
Airfare, hotels, guided tours, breakfasts, transfers,and taxes included!!!
MONTHLY WNCC BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING
Tuesday, May 10, 7:30-9:00am
Winnetka Community House, 620 Lincoln, Winnetka
All Chamber Members welcome to attend!
MULTI CHAMBER MEGA CONNECT LUNCH-NETWORKING
Thursday, May 12,11:30am-1:30pm
Chateau Ritz, 9100 N. Milwaukee, Avenue, Niles, IL.
BUSINESS FOR BREAKFAST
Sponsored by  Weiss & Company, LLC.
Jay Greenstein will be at the griddle serving up his amazing pancakes,(batter provided by Northfield Restaurant)  it only happens once a year...don't miss it!
Wednesday, May 20  7:30-9:00am
Winnetka Community House, 620 Lincoln Avenue, Winnetka,IL.
THE 39th NORTHFIELD FARMERS MARKET
Opens THIS MONTH, May 21 and run 22 weeks through October 15
Become a sponsor and get your business' name in front of thousands of people throughout the summer!  If you have questions please call 
Jacquie at (847) 446-4451
Bring your Business to the Northfield Farmers' Market
If you would like to sign your business up to use the Chamber tent for a date this summer, as a WNCC member, you are entitled to use it at no cost for one week.
To reserve your date, call Jacquie at the WNCC office, 847-446-4451
COOK COUNTY FORUM
Cook County Commissioner Gregg Goslin: co-host Cook County President, Toni Preckwinkle
Tuesday, May 24, 10:00-11:00am, Bredemann Lexus, 2000 Waukegan Road, Glenview, IL.
WNCC RIBBON CUTTING AS
THE FLOURED APRON CELEBRATES 1ST ANNIVERSARY
Join the WNCC as we hold a ribbon cutting for Winnetka's newest 501C organization as they celebrate their first anniversary.
Wednesday, May 25, 5:00pm
Winnetka Congregational Church, 725 Pine Street, Winnetka
FUELFED COFFEE & CLASSICS
Sunday, May 30, 9:00-1:00am
and the last Sunday of every Month through October 20!
Corner of Lincoln and Elm Street, Winnetka, IL
SPIN OF STEEL--SPYNERGY CYCLING STUDIO
To benefit the National Melanoma Tissue Bank at Robert Lurie Cancer Center at Northwestern University Hospital 
Wednesday, May 4, 4:00-7:00pm
813 Oak Street, Winnetka, IL.
THE JUNIOR LEAGUE OF EVANSTON-NORTH SHORE
 KITCHEN TOUR
Friday, May 6, 9:30am-1:30pm
2016 WNCC CHAMBER OF COMMERCE SIDEWALK SALE
Friday, July 15 and Saturday, July 16
Click on the link below to download an application
DR. KENNETH MILIN, DDS.
As you may know, Dr. Kenneth Milin has been practicing dentistry in the same Winnetka location for more than 33 years and is now moving... 
VILLAGE OF WINNETKA SPRING CLEAN UP
May 9 thought May 12
WELLNESS WEDNESDAYS AT MRS. GREEN'S MARKET
Wednesdays, 11am-6pm
Mrs Green's Market Natural Market, 925 Green Bay Road, Winnetka
THE WINNETKA CLUB HOUSE WALK
Wednesday, May 18, 10:00am-3:00pm
VILLAGE OF WINNEKTA
Guide to Fire Sprinkler "Change of use" Requirements
DOCUMENT DESTRUCTION EVENT
Saturday, May 14 from 9:00 - 11:00 AM
1390 Willow Road, Winnetka
WHAT'S HAPPENING AT WOMEN'S EXCHANGE 
Spring and Summer 2016
to see a detailed description of all of the Women's Exchange programs scheduled for Spring and Summer.
THE WINNETKA-NORTHFIELD ROTARY
meets Thursdays, 12:15pm, Winnetka Community House
620 Lincoln Avenue, Winnetka, IL.
VILLAGE OF WINNETKA
Expect Delays on Sheridan Road During Stormwater
Improvement and Resurfacing Project 

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EMPLOYEE PARKING
It's the time of the year to begin the process of renewing your employee's village parking permits.
BEST CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
Make it Better's "best of 2016" voting has begun
This year the WNCC has been added to the ballot!
KIOSKS AVAILABLE
We are accepting bookings for both the West Elm and Hubbard Woods Kiosks for 2016, call Jacquie at (847) 446-4451
USE YOUR ELEVATED LEVEL MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS
If you are a Platinum, Gold or Silver Member of the Chamber, you have benefits of that membership that you should use to promote your business
FACEBOOK AND TWITTER
The WNCC Social media presence is growing!!!
Have you logged onto facebook pages and checked out the latest post from both the Winnetka-Northfield Chamberr and Northfield Farmers' Market.
Our presence on Facebook and Twitter has greatly increased in the past year.  "Like" them both and you won't have to wait for our eblasts-newsletters to know what is happening in the WNCC world.
WNCC MEMBERS IN THE NEWS   
 CLICK HERE to be directed to the Community News Section of the Winnetka-Northfield Chamber of Commerce Website.  You can read about our members in the news and news from our members!
If there is Community News you would like to have included on the website, please use the link to the Community News submission form which is provided on the website or send an email to: wcc@winnetkanorthfieldchamber.com
UPCOMING CHAMBER EVENTS AT A GLANCE

  WNCC Monthly Board of Directors Meeting, Tuesday, May 10, 7:30-9:00am, The Winnetka Community House, Winnetka, IL. .
Multi Chamber Mega Connect Lunch and Networking, Thursday, May 12, 11:30am-1:30pm, Chateau Ritz, 9100 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Niles,IL
  Business for Breakfast, Member of the Month, XXXXX Wednesday, May 18,   7:30--9:00am, The Winnetka Community House, Winnetka, IL.
Cook County Forum, Tuesday, May 24, 10:00-1:00am, Bredeman Lexus, 2000 Waukegan Road, Glenview, IL.
Ribbon Cutting, The Floured Apron, The Winnetka Congregational Church, Thursday, May 25, 5:00pm, 725 Pine Street, Winnetka, IL.

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