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May 2016
 
City of New London
2016 Spring Yard Waste Pick - Up Schedule




Dog Day
 New London Library
Saturday, April 30th
10 a.m. - noon

It's Back....New London Area Chamber of Commerce
"Shopping Local Can Save You 10%"
Beginning May 1st
The New London Area Chamber of Commerce is putting action behind the importance of supporting the businesses that support our communities. We are working to spread the message that residents should support our businesses by shopping in the New London community. Maintaining a strong local economy keeps our community members employed and able to raise their families. Buying locally made products is also a great way to conserve energy, cut shipping costs for producers and save gas for buyers.

For more details click here.
Feather Fest
Sunday, May 1st
Hatten Park


Recharge, Refuel and Reclaim your life -
an Isagenix Health and Wellness Informational Event
Saturday, May 7th
9:15 - 10:30 a.m.


New London Chamber of Commerce
February Educational Opportunity
" Take Some Videos - YouTube" 
Tuesday, May 10th
7:30 - 9 a.m.
On Tuesday, May 10th, the New London Chamber of Commerce is holding their monthly educational opportunity entitled, "Take Some Videos - YouTube", from 7:30 - 9 a.m. at St. Joseph Chapel (please park on road). 

Video tells a story in a way that a still image can't. This workshop will focus on getting your YouTube account set up for your business and the various section to optimize your YouTube channel and drive more traffic to your videos.
 

This class will be presented by Rose Fields with Social Web Dzine.  Rose is offering a FREE social media review for your businesses to prepare for the workshops.

Please call the Chamber office at (920) 982-5822 or e - mail Tracy@NewLondonChamber.com to confirm your attendance.  

Estate Planning Seminar
Tuesday, May 10th - Appleton
Wednesday, May 11th - Green Bay
A good estate plan can minimize taxes and, more importantly, provide peace of mind.

At this seminar you will learn:
  • The importance of crafting an estate plan
  • How to identify the different types of estate plans and the current plan you may have in place
  • Pros and cons of each type of estate plan
  • Whether your current plan needs changes or updates
  • What type of plan best fits your needs and desires

Tuesday, May 10
6 - 7 p.m.
 
Fox Communities Credit Union
3401 E. Calumet Street * Appleton     
Wednesday, May 11
6 - 7 p.m.

Tundra Lodge Conference Center
865 Lombardi Avenue * Green Bay

Most Precious Blood School Spring Concert
Wednesday, May 11th
10 a.m. and 6 p.m.
Most Precious Blood School will be presenting their Spring Concert on Wednesday, May 11 at both 10 am and again at 6 pm. The concert will be held in the school gym. Students from grades 3 year old Pre-school through 4th grade will be honoring our country with a patriotic program called "Americans We."   Mrs. Denise Klemp will be directing the program.

Student projects will be on display in the school hallway to view. Projects from Science, Social Studies, Language Arts, and Art will be set up. An ice cream social will be held after the 6 p.m. performance. The public is invited to attend this most enjoyable program.
How to Find and Engage Todays Workers!
Thursday, May 12th, 5 - 7 p.m.
St. Joseph Residence Chapel


Wolf River Theatrical Troupe Presents
The Kitchen Witches
May 12, 13, 14, 19, 20 and 21

Fox Valley Technical College
Part - Time Job Fair
Friday, May 13th

 
Monthly Business Briefing / Networking Session

Wednesday, May 18th, 2016
** St. Joseph Residence Chapel **
Please Park on Road

  

Please be sure to attend this exciting educational and networking opportunity for Chamber members.  On the third Wednesday of each month from 8 - 9:15 a.m. join the Chamber in the St. Joseph Residence Chapel (please park on the road) for our monthly business briefing / networking session.  

 

St. Joseph Residence will provide coffee and snacks for each session. Come join us and learn what's happening with the Chamber and each other.  Each of you will be given the opportunity to introduce yourself and your business and share something about your business that you want others to know.  Use this opportunity to promote and educate yourself with the offerings of other Chamber members.  In addition, we encourage you to invite either an existing Chamber Member, a prospective Chamber Member or a public service person to the meeting. We will have a great prize drawing and a lot of networking opportunities.

 

A monthly reminder will be sent out to everyone on our distribution lists on Monday the week of the sessions.  If you are not on our listing and would like to be added let us know.  We hope you can join us! If you have any questions please call the Chamber office at (920) 982-5822 between 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. or visit www.NewLondonChamber.com/Events/MonthlyBusinessBriefing.  

  B.A.B.E.S. of New London
Annual Banquet
Crystal Falls Banquet Facility
Thursday, May 19th
5 - 9 p.m.
On Thursday, May 19th, B.A.B.E.S. of New London is holding their Annual Banquet at Crystal Falls Banquet Facility from 5 - 9 p.m.  They will kick off the evening with cocktails at 5 p.m., followed by dinner at 6:30 p.m.  It will be an evening of fun and entertainment featuring silent auction items, live auction items and raffles.  Funds raised at this event will be used as a financial base for their programs.  Raffle tickets are available for purchase at the Chamber office - the cost of tickets are $10 each or 3 for $20.  If you are interested in attending the banquet or would like more details contact B.A.B.E.S. at (920) 982-9995 or Mindy at (920) 982-2197.
 
Mission of Hope House presents
6 Figures
Saturday, May 21st
Crystal Falls Banquets & Catering
8 p.m.
     

14th Annual Motorcycle Rodeo and Stupid Human Tricks
Bean City Bar & Grill
Saturday, May 28th
       

Caregiver Support Program
Mosquito Hill Nature Preserve
4th Wednesday of every month
1:30 - 2:30 p.m.
       

Family Movie Night
Wednesday, June 1st
7 - 8:30 p.m.
    
31st Annual New London Car Show and Swap Meet
Sunday, June 5th
Hatten Park
   
Relay for Life of New London - Clintonville
Friday, June 10th
New London Middle School Track
6 p.m. - 12 midnight
  

Speed, Agility, Strength Sports Clinic
Starting June 13th
6 week program for Middle and High School Athletes
   

2016 New London Chamber Golf Outing Information
Thursday, July 14th
Our 19th Annual Chamber Golf Outing will be held on Thursday, July 14th at Shamrock Heights golf*eat*drink*banquet*cater.  The day begins with registration and a cookout from 10 - 11 a.m.  Following registration and the cookout is the shotgun start at 11 a.m.  The outing fee includes; a cookout lunch, 18 holes of golf with cart, tee gifts and prizes, hole events, raffles and a sit down dinner at 5:00 p.m. 

The cost to participate is $75 per golfer ($57.50 per golfer who is a member of the course) or $300 per foursome ($230 per foursome if all are members of the course).  Don't delay; sign up today individually or with a team to join us for this popular Chamber event.    Click here for the Registration form.
 
Sponsorship opportunities are also available for this event.  This is a great visibility and networking opportunity for area businesses.  We have multiple opportunities available including monetary sponsorships, providing tee prizes or door prizes.  In addition, gain visibility through the donation of a raffle prize.  Click here for sponsorship opportunities (first right of refusal will be given to previous year sponsors.  Let us know what sponsorship you are interested in and we will work with you).   
 
An additional opportunity to participate would be to volunteer at the event.  If you are interested, contact the Chamber.    

Hilby's Golf Outing
Saturday, July 16th  

Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield and Aurora Health Care Announce Unique Joint Venture Health Insurance Company

  
Registration is underway at the
Day Care Center of New London, Inc.
for summer and fall enrollment
Day Care Center of New London, Inc. is a state licensed child care center offering care to children 6 weeks-10 years of age.
The Day Care Center of New London, Inc. collaborates with the School District of New London to house 4k right at day care for your convenience. Your child will be able to attend 4k at day care and you will not have to worry about any bussing issues. The children just walk down the hall to 4k. Any child 4 years old on or before Sept. 1, 2016 are eligible to register for 4k.
Staff at the Day Care Center of New London, Inc. consist of trained professionals in the field of early childhood and child development.
Some child activities include (but not limited to) unit discussion, large and small muscle, art, dramatic play, problem solving, food prep, stories, music, finger plays, singing, block building, outdoor activities, sand and water play, fieldtrips, meals and rest.
Please call Janet for more info at (920) 982-6544 Monday-Friday, 5 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Head Start Enrollment is Underway in New London 
CAP Services' New London Head Start program is now accepting applications for the 2016 - 2017 school year.
 
Head Start is a quality early childhood and family development program for families with children ages 3 to 4. The program also serves children with disabilities ages 3 to 4. Head Start provides educational, health, nutritional, social and emotional services for each child and offers support and family development services to all family members.
 
The New London Head Start program collaborates with the New London School District to provide Head Start and 4 - year - old kindergarten services at one site.
 
The program offers both center - based and home - based program options for children ages 3 to 4. A home - based Early Head Start option for pregnant mothers and children ages 0 to 3 is also available.
 
Parents are encouraged to call for an appointment to apply as soon as possible as enrollment is limited. They should call the New London Head Start Center at (920) 982-7677, Monday through Friday.
 
Applications are currently being accepted for children from the New London and Manawa areas at the United Methodist Church, 709 West Pine St., New London. An appointment is necessary.
 
Families must meet federally established income guidelines and are asked to bring income verification to their appointment.  Families whose children have a documented disability are also encouraged to apply. Every effort is made to provide transportation but do to special circumstances; this may not always be possible. 

First State Bank Donates to Upcoming
Fehlberg Memorial Veterans Ride
First State once again made a donation of $250 and 20 cases of bottled water to the Fehlberg Memorial Veterans Ride. This year's event is on Saturday, June 11.
 
"This group works hard every year to put on a great ride that supports area veteran's relief organizations such as the Old Glory Honor Flight," said Brenda Hansen, the bank's vice president of marketing. "We also have employees who volunteer their time for this event; we like to support community efforts that our employees are passionate about."


First State Bank vice president of marketing, Brenda Hansen, presents a $250 check to Becky Schewe, president of the Fehlberg Memorial Veterans Ride. The bank is also donating 20 cases of bottled water for the participants in the June 11th event.
 


Board Members Elected at
FNLPM Annual Membership Meeting
More than fifty members and guests were in attendance for the recent Friends of the New London Public Museum (FNLPM) 2016 Annual Membership Meeting and Dinner. The event was held on Tuesday, March 29, at Shamrock Heights Golf & Supper Club in New London.  See More...
Free Frame Sale
Select Clearance Frames
Excludes Silhouette
 
Medina - Dale - Readfield Lions Club
Project - Blanket Day
The Medina - Dale - Readfield Lions Lions Club made blankets for police, fire, emt and other emergency personnel to give to kids in emergency situations, such as fire, accident, things like that. They had about 40 people help, from age seven to seventy. Project Linus is a nation wide organization and MDR Lions is proud to be a part of it, especially since MDR Lions is from small communities like Medina, Dale, Readfield.


New London Aquatic & Fitness Center Calendar
   

 
2016 Junior Golf Schedule & Program Options
 
Calendar of Events - Six week program:
June 9 - Group lesson times
June 16 - Group lesson times
June 23 - Group lesson times
June 30 - No Lessons
July 7 - No Lessons
July 14 - Group lesson times
July 21 - Group lesson times
July 28 - Banquet and fun day 10 a.m. - 12 noon ALL GROUPS
 
Program includes:
PGA Professional instruction with Corey Feller, Kevin McClone and staff, range balls, greens fees, complimentary club usage as needed*, weekly prizes, weekly beverage, welcome package, end - of - season cookout and plenty of banquet raffle prizes.
*Clubs can be purchased for $5.00 per club, ask for details.
 
Shamrock Heights junior golf program is dedicated to teaching young players all aspects of the game of golf.  Each student will learn about the basics of the golf swing, basic golf rules, basic golf etiquette, and how to act responsibly on the course.  At the end of the program, each student will receive a certificate of completion. In addition, all junior golfers 12 and under can play the course for only $5.00 with a parent.
 
Player Options (pick one that best fits the players and parents needs)
Group 1: Suggested age 12 - 17     (The Eagles)         Cost: $65.00
Time: 8 a.m. - 10 a.m. (High School Golf Team Readiness Program)
Description: For the older player or the more advanced younger player. This group will have more opportunities to play on the course and have on - course competitions, as well as individual lessons.
 
Group 2: Suggested age 9 - 12     (The Birdies)         Cost: $65.00
Time: 10 a.m. - 12 noon 
Description: For the player who is looking for more instruction on the game with less time actually on the course. This group goes through a lot of station work learning all aspects of  the game.
 
Group 3: Suggested age 6 - 9       (The Pars)             Cost: $50.00
Time: 12 noon - 1 p.m. 
Description: For the younger player who is new to the game.
 
 Click here for Application form.

APPLETON MEDICAL CENTER Becomes
THEDACARE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER-Appleton
ThedaCare today announced that Appleton Medical Center becomes ThedaCare Regional Medical Center- Appleton on Wed., April 6 The new name is part of an organization-wide rebranding effort announced two years ago so all locations throughout Wisconsin are identified with the same name. The change officially happens when the new exterior signs are installed.  See More...
 
VFW Post #2732
Friday Fish Fry
Every Friday
The VFW Post #2732 is hosting it's Friday Fish Fry every Friday beginning at 4 p.m.  Take out orders are available by calling (920) 982-9971.  For more details click here
VFW Post #2732
Operation Care Packages

 WDUX Radio Celebrates 60 Years


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New London Area Chamber of Commerce
Phone: (920) 982-5822
www.NewLondonChamber.com