CHAMBER NEWS | NOVEMBER 2017
MONTHLY BUSINESS LUNCHEON
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 15 - 11:45 AM - LIBERTY CITY HALL
Program: Our guest speaker is Pi-Yi Mayo. A lifelong Baytown resident, Pi-Yi Mayo earned his undergraduate and law degrees at the University of Houston. In a career that spans over 30 years, he has extensive experience in elder law, Medicaid planning, special needs trusts, disability law, and veteran’s benefits.
Catered by: Generations Coffee and Sandwich Shop.
Menu: Chicken & Sausage Gumbo with Rice, Side-Potato Salad, Crackers, Assorted Cupcakes, Tea & Water.
Cost: $10.

Register in one of three ways:
1. Call the Chamber at 936.336.5736.
2. E-mail chamberadmin@imsday with your contact information and number of registrations.
3. Click the button below to register online using the Events calendar.
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NEWS BRIEFS
Chamber and community updates 

PUBLIC INPUT ON GRAND PARKWAY PROJECT
An Open House meeting to gather public input on the aesthetics plan for the SH 99 Grand Parkway H and I segments will be held on Tuesday, November 14 from 4:30-6:30 p.m. at the Dayton Community Center, 801 S. Cleveland Street. Visit the TXDOT link below for information:

CLEAN UP EVENT SCHEDULED IN LIBERTY
Liberty Woman's Club and the Liberty-Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce will be sponsoring a pick-up/pitch in cleanup on Monday, November 13th from 4-6PM. Volunteers will meet at the Vara Faye Martin Daniel Pavilion near Liberty City Hall. Supplies will be provided. Cleanup will be focused on the area around the courthouse and adjacent streets. Refreshments will be provided by Generations Coffee Shop.

UPCOMING COURSES OFFERED AT LEE COLLEGE EDUCATION CENTER
Two free sessions will be held at Lee College Education Center that are open to the public. The National Safety Council Distracted Driving Course is scheduled for Tuesday, November 14, 8-12 in Room 122. The Art of Conflict Resolution is set for Friday, December 1 from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Again, both classes are free and open to the public, including company employees and students. To register call 281.425.6311 or go online at www.lee.edu/rmi.

COUNTRY CHRISTMAS 2017
Mark your calendars for Tuesday, November 28th starting at 6 p.m. in downtown Liberty for the annual Country Christmas Festivities featuring Santa, food, music, wagon rides and fun for everyone. The City of Liberty is sponsoring the parade. If you'd like to place an entry in this year's parade, download the 2017 Country Christmas Parade Form on our website at libertydaytonchamber.com under "Forms & Documents". Click here for the direct link.

Country Christmas in Dayton will be held Saturday, December 2 from 4-8:30 p.m.at the Dayton Community Center. All activities will be the same as the Liberty event, but no parade is scheduled.

CITIZEN OF THE YEAR FORMS AVAILABLE
Forms for Citizen of the Year for Dayton and Liberty are now on the Chamber website. Information for nominations are included within. Download them here .
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COUSHATTA BUS TRIP
The next bus trip to Coushatta Resort and Casino is scheduled for Thursday, November 16 . The cost of the trip is $15, coordinated by Eliza Guidry. For reservations call 936.258.5345 or 936.402.0340 (cell).

Employment opportunities are still available with Tubular Enterprises, LLC (713.893.8487) in Anahuac and Crosby. The company is hiring General Laborers for both locations. Forklift, sandblasting, coating or pipe yard experience is a plus. Applications are available at 801 S. Jenkins in Anahuac and 17023 Bohemian Hall Rd. in Crosby, Monday thru Friday, 8AM - 5PM. Pay depends on experience.
MEMBER UPDATES
New members, ribbon cuttings and member business news.
WELCOME NEW MEMBERS

Tupperware Country
Cissy Lowe Villarreal (Independendent Tupperware Director)
P.O. Box 262
Daisetta, TX 77533
713.906.4846
tupperwarecountry@gmail.com
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RIBBON CUTTINGS | OPEN HOUSE EVENTS | MILESTONES

RIBBON CUTTING - Saturday, November 18 - 10 a.m.
Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening for McDonald's in Dayton. Corner of Hwy. 90 and Hwy. 321.

RIBBON CUTTING - Wednesday, November 29 - 10 a.m.
Sullins & Johnston, Attorneys at Law, PC
538 Main, Suite 400
Liberty
Light refreshments.

Wednesday, December 6 -- 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
City Florist & Gifts Annual Open House
Debbie Goudeau, Owner
1809 Jefferson Street in Liberty | 936.336.7241
Refreshments all day. Chicken & Sausage Gumbo w/Rice, Assorted Sandwiches, Condiments, Desserts, Punch & much more. Beautiful holiday arrangements ready to pick up. Sign up for drawings. Decoration demonstrations given by Ms. Debbie & her staff!

Congratulations - Health Claims Plus. October 2017 - 20 Years In Business.
Julie Jolley, President; Pete Thomas, V.P. Marketing & Sales; Brandy Goodwin, Executive Director; Peggy Cook, Business Manager.
2800 Beaumont Ave., Liberty. 936.334.9861
Health Claims Plus is a Texas owned and operated business. We focus 100% of our business on Ambulance and Fire Reimbursement (billing) techniques and procedural methods. Also, commercial office space rental.
CALENDAR
Event highlights throughout the month.
Wednesday, 15th, 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM
Monthly Business Luncheon

Thursday, 16th, 8:00 AM
Coushatta Bus Trip

Saturday, 18th, 10:00 AM
Ribbon Cutting / Grand Opening - McDonald's in Dayton

Wednesday, 29th - 10:00 AM
Ribbon Cutting - Sullins & Johnston, Attorneys at Law, PC
538 Main, Liberty

Tuesday, 28th, 6:00 PM
Country Christmas - Liberty

SAVE THE DATE
  • Saturday, December 2nd, 6 p.m. - Country Christmas in Dayton.
  • Wednesday, December 20th, 11:45 a.m. - Monthly Business Luncheon with guest speaker Frank Jordan of Nutritional Scientific Corp. presenting a special Christmas program. Catering by Ken Owens. Menu TBA.
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ONGOING EVENTS

  • Liberty Faux Real Trade Days, 321 FM 563 in Liberty. 936.391.8600. Many vendors on hand with crafts, clothing, food, antiques and much more. Held monthly. Facebook.
  • Liberty Street Rally (Cars, Coffee & More)on the square in Downtown Liberty. Meets on the 2nd Saturday of the month (weather permitting), 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. See classic cars, hot rods, motorcycles and more. Check Facebook for information.
  • Coffee with the Mayor. Held the third Thursday of each month. Citizens are invited to have coffee with Liberty Mayor Carl Pickett and City Manager Gary Broz in the council chambers of City Hall. This is an opportunity to discuss ideas or projects or to voice any concerns citizens may wish to express. 936.336.3684.
Highlights listed for the month are those occurring after the newsletter release date.Visit the online calendar at libertydaytonchamber.com for additional events and updated information throughout the month.
Liberty-Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce
1801 Trinity Street | Liberty, Tx. 77575 | 936.336.5736 | chamber@imsday.com
109 S. Main Street | Dayton, Tx. 77535 | 936.257.8926 | ldchamber@imsday.com
Visit us online at libertydaytonchamber.com