Jan. 26, 2018 

2nd Annual International Food  and Drink 
Festival is Sunday at the Silver Lake Mall

$25 through SATURDAY.
$10 for kids 6-12. 
Available on EventBrite by clicking here. 

($30 at the door)

It's family friendly with kids activities! 
Last year's event was a huge success and this year's event promises to be even better. Come taste beverages from Daft Badger, Tricksters, Mad Bomber, and North Idaho Cider, plus wines from around the world plus lots of food from local restaurants.  


Texas Roadhouse Lunch at Your Office     

I t's that time of year again! The Inland Northwest SIDS Foundation is collecting orders for their pick-up lunch fundraiser! Lunch is a yummy BBQ pulled pork sandwich, buttered corn, a honey butter roll, and coleslaw. 

Orders must be in by Monday, Jan. 29 to ensure Texas Roadhouse makes enough food :-)

Payment can be made at pick up with checks made out to Inland Northwest SIDS Foundation.

Just  call/text Liz at (208) 557-4371 with  how many lunches you want and what time you want to pick them up. They'll deliver lunches if you have orders for 10 or more. 

History Mystery: Do you know these people?   

The City of Hayden Historical Preservation Commission  needs  help identifying two individuals in the photo above. The event was a Hayden Lake Chamber of Commerce meeting at the Owl Cafe. They're hoping to identify the two gentlemen that are seated with glasses. If you know who they are please call the Chamber Office at (208) 762-1185. Other individuals in the photo are Harry Ross (seated to the left) and standing from L to R are Jim Robinson, George Erickson, Lloyd Stalus, and Ray Dean. 

Financial Workshops Offered by STCU   

STCU invites the community to attend the following workshops at the Hayden Library. 

Become Debt Free Workshop
Tuesday, February 6
6 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Being debt free is achievable, it just takes a different point of view. You will discover where your finances are now and where you want them to be, learn tools to make your debt free living possible, and learn the importance of celebrating milestones. A light meal is provided, so come early and bring a friend. For more details and registration, visit  https://stcu.org/workshops!
Protect Your Credit Score Workshop
Tuesday, March 20
6 p.m. to  7 p.m.
Learn why a good credit score is more important than ever. We will show you how a credit score is determined, how to maintain and earn a healthy credit score, and where to go for help. A light meal is provided, so come early and bring a friend. For more details and registration, visit  https://stcu.org/workshops

Awards Banquet and Culinary Competition 
Returns to StanCraft Boat Co. April 14
The Chamber is excited to announce that the Annual Awards Banquet and Culinary Competition will be held at StanCraft Boat Co. again this year. Thank you Robb and Amy Bloem for providing this amazing venue! 

Mark your calendars for Saturday, April 14. Last year's event was a ton of fun! Don't forget if you're a Gold or Platinum Chamber Member we'll be contacting you about your complimentary tickets. 

Your business can be involved by being a sponsor, purchasing a table, or donating something for the auction. Don't miss this one!  

H.A.Y.D.E.N. Awards Nominations  
It's time to recognize our community heroes. The Chamber is honored to recognize community members and businesses for their contributions and achievements. 

The H.A.Y.D.E.N. awards are presented each year at the Chamber's Annual Awards Banquet. Help us recognize our best by nominating a colleague, boss, employee, business owner, student, teacher, artist, or business for the annual H.A.Y.D.E.N. Awards. 

We all know people that are deserving for this prestigious Hayden-based award. Please take a few minutes to nominate someone! 
H.A.Y.D.E.N. Award Categories
            "H"     Human Rights or History
            "A"     Arts or Aerospace
            "Y"     Youth
            "D"     Distinguished Citizen
            "E"     Education
            "N"     New or Noteworthy Business or Non-Profit

Nomination forms can be emailed to you. Just send us an email by clicking  here

Previous Recipients: 
2017:  Pete Optekar, Unitech Composites, Karen Yother, Gary Norton, Sue Thilo, and Mad Bomber Brewing Co. 

2016: Eula Hickam, Michael Horswill, Hayden Little League, Ron McIntire, David and Lindsay Patterson, and Triple Play Family Fun Park. 

2015: JoAnn Harvey, Richard LeFrancis, Judy Eichelberger, Mary Sibulsky, Marilyn Griffitts, and the Inland Northwest SIDS Foundation

2014: Monty Danner, Jim Glenn, Rich Swoboda, Ben Tran, Corey and Rebekah Comstock, and Tessindorf Family Chiropractic. 

2013: Michelle Fink, Tonia Gable, Steve Omi Foundation, Wayne Syth, Jim Gray, and Numerica Credit Union. 

2012: Rebekah Kastning, Nancy Sue Wallace, Joe Regnere, Dale Stamper, Pam Pratt, and RDI Heating. 

Special thanks to our Platinum Members
Gold Member support is huge! Thank you.    

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