Chamber News
Tuesday, March 9, 2021
Band Festival Parade Registration
The 82nd North Iowa Band Festival is just around the corner! Plans are progressing for the Saturday morning parade at 10AM on Saturday, May 29 (Memorial Weekend) here in Mason City.

Join the fun and enter your business in the parade! Click the button below for online registration or download the fillable PDF form here. The registration deadline is May 10, however, parade entries are placed in the order they are received, so don't delay.

For the safety of participants and spectators, all hand-outs (candy, flyers, trinkets) will be prohibited this year. Placement in the parade is based upon receipt of the entry form.

If you have additional questions, please contact the Chamber.
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Interested in a GREAT part-time gig?

We’re looking for a new member to join our team! Hours are 10AM to 2PM Monday-Friday in a fast-paced, positive environment.

We are looking for an outgoing upbeat person whose job title will be Service & Operations Associate, but who will be an enthusiastic supporter of our community and economic development mission. We need someone who LOVES North Iowa, anticipates needs, is a master organizer, and gets things done.  

Click below to view the full job posting. Please submit a letter of interest and your resume to
CEO Conversations
Sign up today for CEO Conversations scheduled for 11:30AM on Thursday, March 25 at the Commerce Center with Michael Davis of the IOOF Home & Community Therapy Center. 

CEO Conversations offers sage advice for finding your way in the business world. Davis will discuss his path to becoming CEO, share how he is effectively leading through a pandemic, and will offer advice to young and experienced leaders alike.  

Participation is limited to encourage thoughtful, valuable conversations, so register soon! 
Ag Breakfast - Virtual Tickets Still Available
Have you registered for the Ag Breakfast? While we've reached capacity for in-person attendance, registration is encouraged for our virtual option! Even if you'll be attending via Zoom, you still have the option to pick up your breakfast to go; simply indicate your breakfast preference at the time of registration.

Businesses are also invited to sponsor a booth on the streetscape at the event to provide information about their ag-related business. The price to sponsor a booth is $50.

Tickets are available to Chamber members for $12 each. Tickets are also available in books of 10 or 5 for a discounted rate. Click the button below to reserve tickets and contact the Chamber if your business is intersted in a booth space.
Wellness Tip
There is a lot of advice and opinions out there on exercise these days and sometimes it might be difficult to know what to believe. Check out this article by Athletico as they debunk some common workout myths!
Member News
Do you have an announcement for your business or an upcoming event? You can submit your events to our online calendar here, and we'll post it in this section of upcoming Chamber News emails.
  • The Human Resource Association of North Iowa (HRANI) is hosting the Unconscious Bias Workshop from 12-1:30PM on Tuesday, March 9 via Zoom.

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