Collinsville Chamber of Commerce May 2017 Newsletter
May Membership Luncheon
Thursday, May 4, 2017
Collinsville Library, 1223 W Main Street
11:45 am - 1:00 pm

Our speaker this month will be Cindi Carter Renfro, Economic Development Specialist with the U.S. Small Business Administration. Cindi will be discussing the SBA programs and services that are available to small business owners. 

Lunch is available for $10 per person. Lunch will be served at 11:45 and the meeting will begin promptly at noon.  No reservation required.
Google Workshop for Business
Wednesday, May 3, 2017
Collinsville Chamber of Commerce Office
1126 W Main Street
Come & Go from 10:30 to 1:30

We are excited to welcome Northeast Technology Center as they lead our members in a Google Workshop. This come and go event will take place at the Chamber office at 12th and Main Street. NTC instructors will take you through the process of getting your business on the map, growing your business online, advertising your business on Google, using Google Apps, building your free website, setting goals with Google Analytics, and learning how brands win in moments that matter. 

Bring a laptop if you have one (NTC will be bringing a few for those that don't have them) and stop by the office on May 3. This workshop is a FREE benefit offered to our Chamber members.
National Small Business Week
April 30-May 5 is National Small Business Week. We are so proud and supportive of Collinsville's small businesses. Please make it a point to visit some of your favorite local shops and restaurants this week to show your support! For a full list of Chamber Members, feel free to browse the directory on our website. 

Outdoor Summer Movies
Back by popular demand this summer in a
NEW LOCATION at Collinsville City Park!
FREE outdoor movies for the entire family! 

Grab your lawnchairs and blankets and join us for our best movie lineup yet!!

Thursday, June 1 - Moana
Thursday, June 8 - The Secret Life of Pets
Thursday, June 15 - Rogue One
Thursday, June 22 - Sing

Movies begin at dusk (approx 9pm).

New this year: FOOD TRUCKS! Concession items such as candy, soda and bottled water will also be available for purchase.

Take the kids to the splash pad at the park, grab dinner from a food truck, then settle in for some candy and a movie! 
Membership Renewals
Thank you to the following businesses for
renewing their memberships in April:

Smalygo Properties, Inc.
Trigent Technologies, LLC 
Member News & Events

  Be sure to visit JB's Market at 112 N. 17th St. this weekend for their Massive Meat Sale! 
Hogs 'N' Hot Rods
Presented by Collinsville Downtown, Inc.
Saturday, June 10, 2017
9:00 am to 6:00 pm

Hogs 'N' Hot Rods is now in its 16th year and this year's event proves to be the best ever.  Here are just a few of the events you can plan on seeing this year:

- Car & Motorcycle Show
- Motorcycle Swap Meet
- The Feed Store/Treasured Pediatric Care    Kid's Zone
- Crafts and Commercial Vendors
- Downtown Shopping & Dining
- Live Entertainment on the Sale Barn      Theatre Stage

For more information, call 918-371-5530.

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