New Member Before Hours
Wednesday, November 2, 8-9 a.m. Dunkin’, 245 S. Bolingbrook Dr. (Formerly New Member Breakfast Club) New to the Chamber? Please join us in a casual, pay-your-own way setting to meet fellow Chamber members and introduce you and your business. RSVP here.
Ribbon Cutting for Dickey’s BBQ
Thursday, November 3, 4:30 p.m., 1242 W Boughton Rd., Bolingbrook. We’re welcoming back Dickey’s to the fold. They have new ownership and new management. Come help them feel the Bolingbrook love. RSVP here.
Bolingbrook Area Networking Group
Thursday, November 10, 7:30-9 a.m., Bolingbrook Chamber Office, 201 Canterbury Ln., Suite B, Bolingbrook. Looking to grow your prospect base, build strategic partners, and generate more referrals?
Join the Bolingbrook Area Networking Group today and take advantage of the many benefits this industry-exclusive business and relationship building group can provide to your company. Expand your sales team by providing and following up on referral sources.
Guests (including Non-Members) are always welcome to determine if your industry is eligible. Official B.A.N.G. (Bolingbrook Area Networking Group) membership is available to members of the Bolingbrook Area Chamber of Commerce. Contact us at 630.226.8420 or email.
an Educating Evening of Whiskey, Wine & Scholarship
Thursday, November 10, 5:30 p.m., Bolingbrook Golf Club, 2001 Rodeo Dr.,Bolingbrook. An evening of whiskey and wine tastings with passed hors d'oeuvres includes discussion, interaction with networking on the side. This non-traditional fundraiser has NO raffles, NO 50/50, NO auction. The Chamber invites all business leaders to be part of shaping the area work force. One hundred percent of proceeds go to the scholarship fund. Sponsored by Southern Glazer’s, Illinois American Water and AT&T. Tickets: $100/$150. Register here or call 30-226-8420.
Food for Thought: Illinois Secure Choice
Friday, November 11, 11:30 a.m-1 p.m., Bolingbrook Community Center, 201 Canterbury Lane, Suite B, Bolingbrook. Illinois Secure Choice is the state mandated retirement plan that requires Illinois employers (with 25 or more employees and in business for two years) that currently do not offer a retirement plan to enroll. This November the employee threshold lowers to 15; and in 2023 the threshold lowers to five with penalties and fines for non-compliance. Specifics of the retirement program and how it affects your business will be presented by BACC Board Chairman Billy Hearth, of Edward Jones Investments, with an opportunity for questions and answers. Catering provided by Bailey's Catering. Fee $18. Register here.
Ribbon Cutting for Senior Helpers
Thursday, November 17, 4:30 p.m., 484 W Boughton Rd., Suite B, Bolingbrook. Please join the Bolingbrook Area Chamber of Commerce and Village of Bolingbrook officials in welcoming Senior Home Helpers to our community. RSVP here.
Small Business Coalition
Friday, November 18, 7:30-9 a.m., Bolingbrook Chamber Office, 201 Canterbury Ln., Suite B, Bolingbrook. To develop an open forum roundtable discussion for small business owners covering a variety of topics faced by your business each day. As small business owners you will provide this resource to each other by sharing common obstacles, best practices and resources.
This is a FREE before-hours networking/business forum event, but advance RSVP, here, is requested. You do not have to be a member of the Bolingbrook Chamber of Commerce to attend; however, we are sure once you attend and see the value in our groups, you will certainly want to join! Please contact us at the Chamber Office at (630) 226-8420 for more information.
Contact us at 630.226.8420 or email.
Tuesday, November 22, 8-9 a.m., 201 Canterbury Lane, Suite B, Bolingbrook. All BACC members are welcome to attend. Our Ambassadors are an elite group within our chamber who help on-board our members, provide a welcoming spirit to events and are the most visible members of the Chamber. Please RSVP here.
Office closed: Happy Thanksgiving
Thursday and Friday, Nov. 24-25
Toastmasters International Chapter
Monday, November 28, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Chamber Office, 201 Canterbury Lane, Suite B, Bolingbrook. Toastmasters International is a nonprofit educational organization that operates clubs worldwide for the purpose of promoting communication, public speaking and leadership.
Contact the Bolingbrook Area Chamber of Commerce to RSVP, 630.226.8420. You can also RSVP online or via e-mail.