Chamber News
Tuesday, September 22, 2020
Business After Hours this Thursday, September 24
Sponsored by the North Iowa Events Center
Business After Hours is back! Join us this Thursday, September 24 from 4:30-6:30PM in the Olson Building at the North Iowa Events Center (3700 4th St SW).

Come see the newly renovated Olson Building, which will be decorated as a wedding venue. There will be plenty of space for social distancing and mindful catering. Plus stick around for the Progressive Drawing and other prizes, drawn at 6PM.

Face coverings are recommended. See you there!
Annual Meeting - October 1
If you saw us around town on Friday in ball gowns, we were out delivering tickets to sponsors and award winners of our 104th Annual Meeting. Our highly anticipated Hollywood-themed premiere will take place from 10:30AM-Noon on Thursday, October 1 at Cinema West Theatre in Mason City.

"The Show Must Go On" and you don't want to miss this red carpet event, complete with paparazzi, movie theatre popcorn and soda. Attendees will watch a creative movie of our year in review, as well as film features of our award winners. All 10 auditoriums are reserved for the event to allow ample space for physical distancing.

Looking to rent a tux for the big event?! Drop in to Moorman's by Thursday this week and get yours rented at a discounted price - just mention it's for the Chamber's Annual Meeting!

Tickets are $25/person. Click below to purchase today!
Last Call for Membership Directory
Last call to advertise in the Chamber’s annual “North Iowa’s Best Businesses” Membership Directory. The directory includes all Chamber members in alphabetical order and by business category and will be distributed in December with Operation Thank You.

Contact Allyson by September 30 to confirm ad space.
YIELD Sponsors
Our 2020-21  YIELD (Youth Investing Energy in Leadership Development) program started last week, and we're excited to have students with us again!

High school juniors from Mason City recognized as good students and good citizens with leadership potential are selected to participate in the program each year.
 
Businesses are invited to sponsor the program with a $100 contribution designated to student course tuition. Please contact Allyson to become a sponsor of this valuable leadership program.
Wellness Tip
Begin each morning with the tree pose. According to the Huffington Post, people who practice yoga use 43% less medical services. This well-known yoga stance will help bring balance to your mind for the long week ahead.
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.

  • Walk to End Alzheimer's opening ceremony is scheduled for 9AM on Saturday, October 3. There will be a drive through Promise Garden at MCHS from 8:30-10AM.

Mystic Lanes
Buy one, get one free game of bowling (up to 4 people)
Good Shepherd, Inc.
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