Mokena Chamber of Commerce Weekly E-Newsletter

WEEK OF JANUARY 2, 2018

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Welcome our newest members to the Mokena Chamber 
of Commerce

Skyline Provisions, Inc. 

Crafted Inc. 

Performance Sound, LLC

Mill Pond Dental Group

Andreano Law

Exterior Design Corporation

Gym-Kinetics Gymnastic School

Autumn Dental of Mokena

Caits Kitchen & Home

Lyon Communications  

Which Wich Superior Sandwiches

Same Day Tees

Revap Group Capital

Creamery

BNI Chapter

Big Bull
Smoked Meats Rest

Chicago Title

Clipper Magazine

KGM - Home Inspection Inc.

Treasure Island Florida Condo Rentals

Doc's Smokehouse and Craft Beer

Royalty Capital Corporation

ADS Media Group

Nyktin Incorporated

Edible Arrangements of Mokena

Accelerate Indoor Speedway

Wynndalco Enterprises, LLC

Village Realty Shoppe

AT&T

Vitality Health Systems

Willy World Cycles

The Goddard School

Emagine Entertainment

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BRING ON 2018!  
We are looking forward to a fantastic new year with you!
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A great kick-off for the year
would be to join us at the
 Inaugural Celebration
 of our
2018 Board & President Skye Bergeson!


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Available all year long at the Mokena Chamber Office!
The 2017 Ornament commemorates the Mokena Fire District's 100th Anniversary! Several past year ornaments still available to complete your collection. List of Available Ornaments
Contact the  Chamber office for purchasing information (708) 479-2468 or e-mail: chamber@mokena.com
 The Cost is $20 without stand / $23 with stand.
 
You can also purchase at the Chamber office:
The IMAGES OF AMERICA MOKENA 
Book by Mathew T. Galik.  
Only $20
 
Your enthusiastic support of the 
Mokena Chamber of Commerce
is genuinely appreciated! 
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NAVIGATING MOKENA
Chamber Logo 2010  
presents
NAVIGATING MOKENA
This is your opportunity as a Mokena Chamber Member to be a part of this unique product to help your customers find your business and give them information they need before they get there.  Reach more than 8,342 Mokena homes and businesses!
The MAP with your AD attached Publishes March 15, 2018
Space reservation deadline:  February 7
Ad approval deadline:            February 21
Please call: 708-326-9170 to reserve your Ad.
Print Flyer with complete details
Contact Lora Healy @ 708-326-9170 ext 31
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News from Lincoln-Way Community High School District 210

Special visitors attend Lincoln-Way Animal World classes


Lincoln-Way East students participate in annual Bridge Building Competition


Lincoln-Way cadets volunteer through the holidays
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Join us at our upcoming Chamber events
January 9 : General Membership Meeting, Mokena Community Library, 11327 195th St., Mokena, 8:15 to 9:30 a.m. 
Guest Speaker: Mokena Police Chief Steven Vaccaro - Topic: Mokena PD Happenings
Sponsor: Lyon Communications
Putting the social in your Business Social Media by Jim Sibley 

January 9 : Coldwell Banker-Honig Bell Ribbon Cutting and Business After Hours, 4 - 7 p.m. Ribbon Cutting at 5:30 p.m.
19222 S. LaGrange Road, Mokena

January 11 : Accelerate Indoor Speedway Grand Opening & Charity Event, Benefiting Special Olympics, 8580 Springlake Drive, Mokena.  12:00 pm to 10:00 pm - Ribbon Cutting at 12:30 pm - Lunch will be served 1:00 - 3:00 pm
EAT*DRINK*RACE*WIN
Print Flyer for complete details

January 11: Little Joe's & Spa Remedy jointly host a Multi-Chamber Business After Hours at Little Joe's Restaurante, 20805 S. LaGrange Road, Frankfort, 5 to 7 p.m. - Kick off the new year with a fun networking event. Appetizers, libations, a DJ, chair massages & more!  Flyer

January 17: Cancer Support Center Multi-Chamber Business After Hours & Ribbon Cutting, 19645 S. LaGrange Road, Mokena, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.- Please call to register (708) 478-3529

January 18: Crafted Bottle Shop & Gap Room Ribbon Cutting & Business After Hours, 19220 Greenwich Drive, Mokena 5-7pm 

January 26 : Mokena Chamber of Commerce Inaugural Celebration at Tuscany Falls Banquets, 9425 W. 191st Street, Mokena, 6:30 to 11:30 p.m., Dining, Dancing, Photo Booth, 5 hour open bar & more!  Save the Date!...and WATCH YOUR MAILBOX for your invitation arriving soon!
 
BE ON THE LOOKOUT FOR
SPONSORSHIP AND RAFFLE DONATION INFORMATION

                                                              
Join us on January 26 to celebrate the
Installation of your 2018 Board of Directors

Executive Committee :
President: Skye Bergeson - Edward Jones
President Elect: Open
Vice President: Ed Kasza - The Little Guys
Secretary: Michelle Depaolis-Lincolnway Community Bk
Treasurer: Mary Frost - Frost & Associates LTD.
 
Board of Directors :
Shetal K. Patel - Aesthetica Day Spa
Lora Healy -  22 nd Century Media
  Mahjabeen Sulemanjee Botocek- Greenhouse Group
Kevin Mathers - KGM Home Inspectors
Chuck Gosney - Money Mailer
Bridget Fogarty - Clarendale of Mokena
Austin Copley - Nyktin Incorporated
Leticia Martino- Young Living Essential Oils
Follow the Mokena Chamber on social media to stay up to date on the latest chamber happenings!
 

     Check out what's going on with 
your fellow chamber members!
(If you would like your information included below, we need your information as either a Word Document, PDF, or a website link by 2:30 p.m. on the Friday before the week you would like it included. Email information to chamber@mokena.com)
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Mokena Community Park District presents
Winter Break JUMP FEST - January 4, 2018 
3 - 8 p.m. at The Oaks Fitness Center
10847 W. LaPorte Road, Mokena
Great Opportunity for Community Hours
  • Volunteers must be age 16 & over.
  • Volunteer shifts are:  1:30-5:00 pm. or 4:30-8:00 p.m.
  • Anyone interested in volunteering should contact Laurel Welch at 708-390-2404 or lwelch@mokenapark.com by December 27.  
  • All volunteers must sign a waiver. Volunteers under age 18 must have a parent/legal guardian signature on the waiver. 
Town Center Bank Business Seminar
GROW SMART by Jim Gallo
Free Lunch at Gatto's Restaurant, 1938 E. Lincoln Hwy, N.L.
11:30 a.m., Register with Shirley Pirko 815-806-7007
January 24, 2018

Lincoln-Way Area Business Women's Organization (LWABWO) 
Are you looking to join a community of women focused on giving back and having a great time? The Lincoln-Way Area Business Women's Organization (LWABWO) meets the third Tuesday of each month from 6-8 p.m., September through June. Dinner meetings take place at Gatto's in New Lenox, 1938 E. Lincoln Hwy. LWABWO is a non-profit club formed in 1971.  Our main focus is to provide scholarship funds to graduating female high school seniors and adult women for the purpose of continuing education. We are always looking for new members. Please visit 
www.LWABWO.org for further information.  
DATE OF MEETINGS:
 1/17/18; 2/20/18; 3/20/18; 4/17/18; 5/15/18; 6/19/18

Earn Back-Scratch Chamber Cash!!
Do you want to earn $20 in Chamber Cash? The Mokena Chamber of Commerce is offering $20 in "Back-Scratch Cash" to any Chamber Member who refers a new business that joins the Mokena Chamber.
You are eligible for the reward for each new member you refer. Your Chamber Cash will be issued on a monthly basis and will be good towards most Chamber functions from events to membership dues! So get out there and start referring!!! 

($600 maximum to be earned in a calendar year). 

Marietta Kafka Glass
Asst. Executive Director 
Mokena Chamber of Commerce 
19150 Wolf Road, Suite C
708-479-2468 (p)
 
708-479-7144 (f)