Monday, September 18, 2017 |  serving the tri-state region
Ribbon Cuttings, Open Houses
& Press Conferences
Tue Sept 19 - Ribbon Cutting at 4:30 PM for Antidote 71 (formerly JD Gordon Creative Labs), Ho-Chunk Centre, 600 4th St., Ste 227. They are celebrating their new office in the Ho-Chunk Centre. Social Hour following the ribbon cutting until 7:00 PM.
Wed Sept 20 - Ribbon Cutting at 4:30 PM for new Chamber member, Sabrina Cooley, Licensed Massage Therapist, 4700 Gordon Dr., Ste. 103. Free chair massages and refreshments following the ribbon cutting until 6:30 PM.
Thur Sept 21 - Ribbon Cutting at 2:00 PM for new Chamber member, Senior Lifestyle Advantage Magazine, at the Siouxland Chamber Office, 101 Pierce St. Refreshments will be served following the ribbon cutting.
Thur Sept 28 - Ribbon Cutting at 4:30 PM for new Chamber member, Stamp Shop Central, hosted by M's on 4th / Uncorked, 1019 4th St. Drinks and appetizers will be served following the ribbon cutting.
Chamber Events
Government Relations Meeting
September 22, 2017
7:00 AM
Siouxland Chamber of Commerce
101 Pierce Street

We will be discussing K-12 education policy and budget with Paul Gausman, Superintendent of the Sioux City Community School District. Dr. Gausman will walk us through a quick primer on Iowa's school funding environment and discuss the District's legislative policy agenda.
15th Tri-State Governors' Conference
September 26, 2017
Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center

12:00 Noon - 1:00 PM
Lunch including Governors' Remarks

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Issues Presentation

Register here.
Cyber Security for Small Business
September 27, 2017
7:30 AM
Siouxland Chamber of Commerce
101 Pierce Street

Det. Zach Lewis with the Sioux City Police Department will provide real-world strategies that you can employ to protect your business from cyber attacks, financial crimes, and fraud.

Free for members of the
Siouxland Chamber of Commerce.
September Rush Hour Connect

September 21, 2017
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM

Hosted by:
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Siouxland
3650 Glen Oaks Blvd.

Community Events
Fri Sept 22 - Shredtastic and Drug Take Back, hosted by Siouxland Center for Active Generations at 313 Cook St., from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM. Semi-annual event for seniors and caregivers to safely dispose of confidential papers and unused or expired medications.
Sat Sept 23 - Pets on Parade 5K Run/1 Mile Walkbenefiting the Siouxland Humane Society, at Riverside Park at 9:00 AM. Free food, entertainment, vendor tables and a large silent auction after the run/walk. Register and find out more here.
Sat Sept 23 - 1st Annual Walk-N-Roll, hosted by Crossroads of Western Iowa, at The Miracle League of Sioux City Complex, T-Shirt Pick-Up and Registration at 9:00 AM; Walk at 10:00 AM, Breakfast & Festivities at 10:30 AM. Find out more here.
Sat Sept 23 - Nature Calls 2017, benefiting the Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center at the Sioux City Convention Center from 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM. Nature Calls combines beer and wine tasting, nature art market and a charity auction. Get your tickets or find out more here.
Mon Oct 9 - Emerald Ash Borer Workshop, hosted by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach - Woodbury County, 4728 Southern Hills Dr., 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM. Call 712.276.2157 or e-mail to register. Find out more here.
Tue Oct 10 - Human Trafficking Awareness Training, hosted by Siouxland Coalition Against Human Trafficking at the Community Recreation Center, 320 10th St., in Onawa, IA from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM. To register e-mail or call 712.281.4840. Find out more here.
New Chamber Investor(s)
Stacie Baccam, Operations Manager
1700 Riverside Blvd.
Sioux City, IA  51109
Melisa Schager, Administrator
2730 Pierce St., Ste. 201
Sioux City, IA  51104-3764
Jesse Albert, Solutions Specialist
12330 Cary Circle
La Vista, NE 68128
September Chamber Anniversaries


The following businesses and organizations are observing milestone anniversaries as Siouxland Chamber of Commerce investors.

45 Years
United Real Estate Solutions

25 Years
Alzheimer's Association
Cloverleaf Cold Storage

20 Years
Custom Woodworks

15 Years
Castle on the Hill Apartments

5 Years
Iowa Vocational Rehab
1 Year
Aflac Regional & District Office
Century 21 ProLink - Jim Gergeni
Century 21 ProLink - LeMars
Edward Jones Investments
Jumpy Monkey Coffee Roasting Co.
Keller Williams of Siouxland - Kristie Drent
Mike's Saloon
Sheehan Strategic Solutions
Siouxland Optimist Club
The Summit at Sunnybrook Village