Midway Avenues Newsletter October 10,   2017
October Monthly Luncheon: Mayor Chris Coleman
A lot has happened in Saint Paul since 2006, when Chris Coleman first became Saint Paul's mayor. Hear from the mayor on accomplishments, the state of the city and what Saint Paul's priorities should be after his final term ends in December.

The Commodore
79 Western Ave. N.
Saint Paul, MN  55102

Wednesday, October 18
11:30 a.m.- 1 p.m.

Cost: $35 members, $50 non-members

Thank you to our Sponsors:

Transit Information:Bus 21A will drop you off on the corner of Selby & Western.

Thursday, November 2

393 Selby Ave. (near corner of Selby/Western)
Saint Paul, MN 55102

Thank you to our sponsors:                                                               
If taking transit, Red Cow is located near the 21 bus route stop at the corner of Selby/Western

Allsteel creates relevant and productive work environments for government facilities, higher education settings, and offices around the world as these spaces and the roles that people play in them continue to change and evolve.

Robin Mooney
Chamber Happenings

Lunch on the Line at Zait & Za-atar
Attendees at the Higher Ed event,
"The Power of a Positive Brand"


Taste! of Lunch on the Line

Thursday, October 26
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Midpointe Event Center
415 Pascal St. N. 

TASTE! of Lunch on the Line event brings together chamber and commu nity members to celebrate the diverse and unique restaurants located right in the heart of the Midway.

It's Reason to CELEBRATE!
We will have food on hand from over 15 restaurants so join us as we share food and fellowship. 

Confirmed Restaurants:
Bole Ethopian Restaurant
Buffalo Wild Wings
Colossal Cafe
The Naughty Greek 
Urban Growler

& more to come!

$35 -  Individual Partner- Member
$50 -  Individual Partner- Nonmember

$50 -  Sponsor Partner- Members Only

Benefits of Sponsor Partnership:     
  • Listed as a Supporting Partner to a Lunch on the Line Restaurant
  • Company name displayed in the program next to your partner restaurant
  • Invitation for one to attend the event
    ** Luncheon passes are not accepted at this event**

October's Economic Development Meeting
The $15 Minimum Wage Debate
October 31, 2017

The $15 minimum wage debate is coming to Saint Paul. What will the final proposal look like? 
What important questions must be asked?  Hear why the discussion must weigh in the needs of both employer and employee, and learn more of a historical context of wage issues.

This panel discussion will include:
  • Dr. John Spry, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Finance at the University of St. Thomas
  • A Business Owner
  • Saint Paul City Council President Russ Stark
Tuesday, October 31--please note the change of date
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

International Institute of Minnesota
1694 Como Ave.-2 blocks west of the Snelling/Como Avenue intersection
Saint Paul, MN  55108

RSVP Here for this free event
Thank you to our Sponsors:

St.Paul Port Authority Logo
Presenting Sponsor

Luncheon Sponsor

T he Band is Back!
The next Business After Hours will feature the Midway Chamber All Star Band. 
Come for the networking  and stay for the fun times and great live music.
Wednesday, November 8
4-6 p.m.

Half Time Rec
1013 Front Ave.
St. Paul, MN  55103

RSVP HERE   for this free event


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Midway Chamber of Commerce
1600 University Avenue West, Suite 301, Saint Paul, MN 55104

President's Circle

    Warners' Stellian 4 color             St.Paul Port Authority Logo


Director's Circle

   Anchor Bank            Hamline               Seven Corners Printing Logo 


Associate Circle

Ally People Solutions   Associated Bank   Bywater Business Solutions Episcopal Homes Espresso Services FastSigns Roseville   Hubbard Broadcasting Inc.  

Ideal Printers   Mendoza Law Office  Mahoney Ulbrich Christiansen & Russ, P.A.

Mortenson Construction St. Paul Saints Baseball Club