Stop in and say hello at our new location in downtown Grove -
111 W. 3rd Street
Upcoming Ribbon Cuttings
Thursday, January 27, 10 a.m.
Sandman Financial
311 S. Grand, Grove

Thursday, February 3, 10 a.m.
Sawyer-Phillips Insurance
At the Chamber office
Upcoming Events
We would love to help you get your information out! If you would like to have your business activities listed in next week's newsletter email [email protected]  before noon on Tuesday or submit your event to our website calendar of events page at
CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates)
Is your church, group, business or organization looking for speakers to come and inform your members on organizations making a difference in Grove and Delaware County? Why not consider inviting CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) of Northeast Oklahoma to come and do a presentation. To request a speaker from CASA of Northeast Oklahoma, please call/text Mark Ogle, Resource at 918-694-2510 or email him at [email protected].

Offers Certified Service Officers to assist veterans and their families with their VA benefits. Van transport service to and from the VA hospital in Fayetteville, AR. Assist veterans and their families during distressed situations. Call 918-787-6402 for more information.

Grove Springs Dance Class will begin the week of January 17 at Grove Playmakers Theatre, 121 E. 3rd St. Classes are available for boys and girls who are students through high school. Schedules are available for home-schooled students as well as those in public schools. Information of fees, schedules, etc. are available by leaving a message at 918-786-8950 or by email at [email protected].

Taste testings have moved to Fridays from 4 - 6 p.m. Also, a food truck will be on-site at Grove's Royal Liquor January 21 from 4 - 7 p.m. so a snack or a meal can be purchased during the free taste testing event. Watch their Facebook page for more details.

Wednesday, February 9, 11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Transfer and Career Fair to be held at NEO Student Union Ballroom
To reserve your table, email Keeley Adams at [email protected]

Wednesday, January 19, 5 – 9 p.m., Craft Burgers & Booze Night at Doc’s
Thursday, January 20, 6 – 9 p.m., Prime Rib & Karaoke at Doc’s with Jason Morgan
Friday, January 21, 5 – 9 p.m., Friday Night Chef’s Special at Doc’s
Friday, January 21, 7 – 10 p.m., Jon Moody entertains live at Doc’s
Saturday, January 22, 3:30 & 7 p.m., NFL Divisional Playoff Games Coverage at The Anchor
Sunday, January 23, 7 a.m. – 2 p.m., Sunday Brunch at Doc's Bar & Grill
Sunday, January 23, noon, 3:30, and 7 p.m., NFL Football Conference Championship Games Coverage at The Anchor
Tuesday, January 25, 5 – 9 p.m., Taco & Tequila Tuesday at Doc’s
Tuesday, January 25, 7 p.m., “Tuesday Trivia Night” at The Anchor
Wednesday, January 26, 5 – 9 p.m., Craft Burgers & Booze Night at Doc’s 

Every Monday night from 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m., The Bluegrass and Acoustic Jam
is back on Monday nights in the Library/Lounge. All are welcome!
Ribbon Cutting
AmeriSpec Home Inspections
A ribbon cutting was held on Thursday, January 13 by the Grove Area Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors for new business AmeriSpec Home Inspections. Todd Franke is the Grove franchise owner and is looking forward to serving the Grove and Grand Lake communities. Todd is very knowledgeable and has a double degree in Architecture and Civil Engineering and has spent many years in a career in those areas. Todd plans to be here for many years to come and is already out and about getting involved in the community. He is licensed and insured and inspects both home and commercial properties.

Attending the ribbon cutting were Donnie Crain, president of Grove Area Chamber of Commerce; Susie Kyman; Todd Franke; Jamie Lynn Johnson, Capital Carpet Cleaning; Deanne Gesell, Webb Insurance; Michelle Stevens-Holt, The Cole Organization; and Judi Hall Johnson, McGraw Realtors - Grand Lake.
Eggs & Issues
Thank you to Representative Josh West and Senator Michael Bergstrom for your comments and the chance to ask questions at the pre-legislative session Eggs & Issues on Friday, January 14. St. Andrew's Episcopal Church cooked up a wonderful breakfast.

Public Service Company of Oklahoma (PSO) is the sponsor of our legislative breakfasts and we appreciate their support.
Resolve to spend more time at the Lake in 2022 - on and off the water!
New this year - the Grove Winter Concert Series at Grove's Performing Arts Center. Three great shows with something for everyone!
* CJ Newsom's Classic Country & Comedy - Jan. 29, 2022
* A Tribute to the King Starring Matthew Boyce - Feb. 5, 2022
* Members Only - Feb. 12, 2022
General Admission Tickets are $10 +tax per person per show (ages 3 & under are free) and can be purchased by calling (918) 786-9079.
Want to attend all three? You can - and save! - all three tickets for only $25 per person plus tax.
Vendor booths are available. Call the Chamber office at
918-786-9079 to reserve your space.
Tuesday, March 8, 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Come and experience a full day of power packed comprehensive training that will encourage, empower, and take your life and business to the next level. You will hear from some of the nation’s top entrepreneurs.

Topics range from “Visionomics'': Where vision and economics collide to make an impact. “From Chaos to Culture”: How culture affects business growth.
You will walk away with solid tools on how to implement vision, mission, goals, and strategies that can be implemented immediately into your life and business.

Cost for this AWESOME training is only $25 for Grove Area Chamber of Commerce members or $35 for non-members. Lunch is included.
To reserve your seat, contact the Chamber at (918) 786-9079.
Board of Directors
Mike Williams, Shangri-La Resort

Elizabeth West, Grand Lake Mental Health Center
Immediate Past Chairman

Andy Stewart, Patricia Island Country Club
Chairman Elect

Kim Shearer, Grand Country Pest Control

Dustin Able, Grand Savings Bank
Sharie Cox, Grove's Royal Liquor
Marty Follis, The Real Estate Book
Todd Harrison, Ferra Aerospace
Cindy Hefner, Northeast Oklahoma Electric Cooperative
Matt Henderson, Grove Insurance Associates
Lindsay Jarvis, Minerva Canna
Jamie Johnson, Grove Nursing Center
Jamie Perryman, Grove Dental Associates
Teresa Poindexter, The Regatta on Grand
Kelly Scruby, J-K Services
Autumn Wilhelm, Grand River Abstract & Title Co.
Steve Williams, Williams Homes

Darren Cook - Ex Officio

Grove Area Chamber of Commerce | 111 W. 3rd St., Grove, OK
(918) 786-9079
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