Midway Chamber of Commerce January 15, 2019
Your weekly news, event information & updates
  • TOMORROW January Monthly Membership Meeting & Legislative Panel
  • DATE EXTENDED-- Auction Items for 100th year Gala
  • January Economic Development Meeting
  • WILL Power Event: Self-Care Prioritizing You
  • Chamber Connect- NEW EVENT!!
January Monthly Membership Meeting &
Legislative Panel

Our keynote speaker, public affairs leader, Tom Horner.
Co-founder of Himle Horner, the chief of staff to former
U.S. Senator Dave Durenberger, and 2010 gubernatorial candidate, Horner is now president of Horner Strategies LLC







Location:
Delta Hotels by Marriott | Minneapolis Northeast
1330 Industrial Boulevard NE
Minneapolis, MN 55413
(Just off of Hwy 280 & Broadway) 

Date/Time Information:
Wednesday, January 16- TOMORROW
10:00-11:30 a.m.- Legislative Panel
11:30 a.m.- Noon- Luncheon Networking
Noon- 1:00 p.m.- Luncheon

**Join us as your schedule allows**

Fees/Admission:
$45 members
$60 non-members
This includes networking, program and lunch.

January Monthly Membership Meeting and Legislative Panel

Join  Senator John Hoffman  and additional elected officials as we discuss current issues facing local and state government. 




Panelists include:

Representative  Alice Hausman (66A)
Representative Kaohly Her (64A)
Representative  John Lesch (66B)
Representative  Rena Moran (65A)
Senator Dick Cohen (64)

We will also honor our Leadership Awards finalists as we lead up to the Annual Celebration & Leadership Awards that will be held Saturday, February 9.
Thank you Sponsors















DEADLINE EXTENDED- January 18
Donate to our auction & support us during our 100th year.
  We will recognize our donors in the following ways:   
  • Item listed, including the name of your organization, on the bidding site which will be seen seven days prior to and at the event. The auction will be seen by approx. 500 people.

  •  Item will be displayed with the name of your organization at the event

  •  Recognition on the Midway Chamber of Commerce website

Donating is easy!
Please fill out the  Donation Form   & submit to beth@midwaychamber.com .
Thank you for your generosity!
We are 100-years old!
Join us for our largest event of the year!
It is a spectacular evening of fellowship,food & our annual Leadership Awards.
 
Our Centennial Celebration will feature:
·      2019's Leadership Awards
·      Music by the South Side Aces and Alicia Renee
·      Electronic Auction- Stay tuned for exciting auction offerings. 
·       Live Auction- Stay tuned for exciting auction offerings. 
·       Cocktail reception & dinner
·       & more

Fees/Admission:
$125 per person
 
**Special rate for new members and nonprofits with fewer than 10 employees**
Please call the office at 651-646-2636 or email  beth@midwaychamber.com .
 
Location:
InterContinental Hotel, St Paul Riverfront
11 E Kellogg Boulevard
St Paul, MN 55101
 
Date/Time Information:
Saturday, February 9
5:30-9:00 p.m.
 
 
***Tables and sponsorship opportunities are available-
please contact the office for more information.***
Thank you to our Presenting Sponsor
Thank You to our Current Sponsors:
Camp, LLC
La Rouge Entertainment
Ribbon Cutting & Grand Opening- Delta Hotel by Marriot
Please join your fellow member Delta Hotel by Marriot Minneapolis Northeast as they celebrate the opening of their newly renovated hotel.

There will be heavy appetizers, food stations, chef stations and beverages to enjoy as you experience the beautiful new space. Drawings and prizes will round off the event. 


Location:
Delta Hotel by Marriott Minneapolis Northeast
1330 Industrial Boulevard
Minneapolis, MN 55413

Date/Time Information:
Thursday, January 17
4:00- 7:00 p.m

**Please note the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony will take place between 5:30-6:00**


Fees/Admission:
This is a free event, but please let us know you are attending.

Please register directly with Delta Hotel using  this link .
Economic Development Meeting

Please join us on each fourth Tuesday for every month for our Economic Development Meetings.
In January, we will be at Midpointe Event Center.

January's meeting will cover:

  • Improving business climate in Saint Paul
  • Discussing pressing business related issues
  • Identifying solutions offered by the city

Location:
Midpointe Event Center
415 Pascal St. N.
Saint Paul, MN 55104

Date/Time:
Tuesday, January 22
11:30 a.m.- 1 p.m.

Fees/Admission:
This is a free event, make sure to register! Lunch provided by the Midway YMCA

Thank you event sponsors:
Self Care: Prioritizing You
Self-care is a powerful strategy to engage in activities that aid us to gain or maintain an optimal level of overall health, which includes physical, psychological, emotional, social, and spiritual components of our well-being.

Please join us as Rachel Bents shares her insights before our breakout session where the conversation continues. 

Rachel Bents, M.A., M.Ed., Certified Personal Trainer & Nutrition Coach has over 20 years of experience coaching, training and motivating people to be their best selves. 


Location:
Urban Growler
2325 Endicott Street
St. Paul, MN 55114


Date/Time Information:
Thursday, Jan 24
4:30-6:30 pm

Fees/Admission:
This is a free event, but please let us know you are attending. 

Thank you event sponsors:
Named "Best Dive Bar" and
"Best Burger" in City Pages!

We are headed to Half Time Rec!
 Join us as we celebrate and support our local businesses along the Green Line. Every month we visit a restaurant on or near the Green Line! 





Location:
Half Time Rec
1013 Front Avenue
Saint Paul, MN 55103

Date/Time Information:
Thursday, February 7
Noon-1 p.m.

Thank you to our Lunch on the Line Sponsors
New Event!
Chamber Connect





This is an opportunity for new members, members who want to reengage with us or have new employees that wish to build their Midway Chamber of Commerce network.

This is your opportunity to meet the Chamber staff, introduce your organization, and familiarize yourself with the variety of benefits we offer while making connections within the Midway Chamber of Commerce membership. 

At each orientation, an Ambassador or Board member will welcome the group prior to an open discussion that will cover all you need to know to start making your Chamber membership work for you. 

Topics will include:
  • Networking Events
  • Special Events
  • Marketing Services
  • Programs
  • Communications
Location:
Spruce Tree Centre- First Floor Conference Room
1600 University Ave. W.
Saint Paul, MN 55104

Date/Time Information:
Thursday, February 28
4-6 p.m.

FREE EVENT


Event Sponsors:
Keller Williams Premier Realty- Randi Dahl
Thrivent Financial - Sabrina Fay
Say hello to our newest member,
The mission of United Theological Seminary of the Twin Cities seeks to foster intellectual, spiritual, and personal growth, to educate and innovative, and compassionate leaders.
Lewis Zeidner, President
767 Eustis Avenue Street
Saint Paul, MN 55104
Thank you Renewing Members

Feline Rescue, Inc.

Hamline University

HBG

Huot Manufacturing Company

Lethert, Skwira, Schultz & Co LLP

Impressions, Inc.

McGrann Shea Carnival Straughn & Lamb, C

Steamatic of the Twin Cities

The Laundry Doctor
President's Circle Sponsors:
Director's Circle Sponsors:
Associates Circle Sponsors:
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