New London Area Chamber of Commerce Newsletter

October 2014


October 23, 2014

10 a.m. - 7 p.m.



10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Open Houses at all Participating Businesses


6 - 7 p.m.

Chili Cook - Off - Taste Testing and Voting

Held at Crystal Falls Banquets & Catering


6 - 7 p.m.

Music by YO DJ Entertainment - James Kelley

Meet Your Business Neighbors - Socializing

Held at Crystal Falls Banquets & Catering


7 p.m.

Door Prize winners announced (must be present to win)

Held at Crystal Falls Banquets & Catering


For event details go to or call the Chamber office at (920) 982-5822


Annual Meeting Banquet
Silent and Live Auction Items Needed

Donate an item, gift certificate or cash for the purchase of auction items.

Call the Chamber at (920) 982-5822 for more information.
Network Health
Monthly Business Briefing / Networking Session

Wednesday, Oct. 15th, 2014   

 ** St. Joseph Residence Chapel **
Please Park on Road


Please be sure to attend this exciting educational and networking opportunity for Chamber members. On the third  Wednesday of each month from 8 - 9:15 a.m. join the Chamber in the St. Joseph Residence Chapel (please park on road) for our monthly business briefing / networking session.  


St. Joseph Residence will provide coffee and snacks for each session. Come join us and learn what's happening with the Chamber and each other. Each of you will be given the opportunity to introduce yourself and your business and share something about your business that you want others to know. Use this opportunity to promote and educate yourself with the offerings of other Chamber members. In addition, we encourage you to invite either an existing Chamber Member, a prospective Chamber Member or a public service person to the meeting. We will have a great prize drawing and a lot of networking opportunities.


A monthly reminder e-mail will be sent out to everyone on our e-mail distribution lists on Monday the week of the sessions. If you are not on our e-mail listing and would like to be added let us know. We hope you can join us! If you have any questions please call the Chamber office at (920) 982-5822  between 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. or visit

Trick or Treating in New London

Friday, Oct. 31st

5 - 7:30 p.m.


Warrior Princess Mud Run
Mosquito Hill Nature Center
Saturday, Oct. 4th

This Saturday, Mosquito Hill Nature Center of New London, will host thousands of runners who will be getting muddy, sweaty, and dressed in elaborate costumes thanks to the Warrior Princess Mud Run (WPMR), which combines a non-competitive 5K run with fun and unique obstacles including a Disenchanted Tire Forest, Muddy Moat Mayhem, and Cinderella Carriage Crawl. The WPMR will begin at 9 a.m. with the first wave of 75 participants.  Waves will continue every 10 minutes with the final wave of the day heading out at 2:10 p.m. The minimum age to participate is 13 years of age and anyone under the age of 18 will need to have a parent or guardian accompany them to packet pick-up the day of the event. The parent or guardian must sign the waiver online during the registration process for any minor. Runners are encouraged to register as soon as possible. The cost to participate is $85 from July 1st - Sept. 15th and $100 after Sept. 15th. All registrants must sign a medical waiver. For additional information contact Jenny Krikava at (920) 955-9119.

Old Glory Honor Flight
Welcome Home
Thursday, Oct. 9th

Old Glory Honor Flight invites everyone to come out to ATW airport in Appleton on Thursday, Oct. 9th to welcome home veterans taking their tour of honor to Washington DC.


Be there around 7:30 p.m. as the plane will arrive about 8:15 p.m.  Help make this day an experience they will never forget.


Visit for all the flight information and upcoming events.

New London's Water Street Vintage Doubles Size

Water Street Vintage, an antiques mall, is such a hit in New London that it's doubling its space after just eight months in business.  It will open its second floor on Oct. 11th with 35 new booths leased by antique, vintage and re-purposed item dealers.  See More... 

Water Street Vintage
Second Floor Grand Opening Celebration 

Please join Water Street Vintage for the Grand Opening Celebration of our second floor with over 35 vendor booths on Saturday, October 11th from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. See More... 

Cheese and Sausage Fall Family Fest
5K Run / Walk Results

The New London Parks and Recreation Department held a successful Cheese and Sausage Fall Family Fest 5k Run / Walk on Saturday, September 17th at the Bernegger River Walk. Click here for the top finishers.

Holiday European Cruise

Sail to Europe's oldest and most enchanting Christmas Markets while enjoying beer pairing dinners onboard with AMA Waterways from December 14th - 21st
Call Malliet Travel at (920) 538-5825 now for pricing and details.  
New London Fish and Game Club
has Peasant Hunting Permits 

The New London Fish and Game Club has pheasant hunting permits available. For additional information call Dale Sternhagen at (920) 779-6346 or (920) 209-0486.

The Wolf River Theatrical Troupe of New London
is holding open auditions for their
Christmas Dinner Theatre

On Thursday, Oct. 2nd and Monday, Oct. 6th, the Wolf River Theatrical Troupe is holding open auditions from 4 - 8 p.m. at St. Joseph's Chapel for their Christmas Dinner Theatre, 'The Christmas Bus and Gift of the Magi'. They are looking to cast 1 man and 1 woman (50-65 years), 1 man and 1 woman (20-40 years), 4 boys and 4 girls (10-18 years), 4 women (50 + years), 2 men (40-70 years) and 1 man (17-20 years). For additional information contact Barbara Koster at (920) 359-1238.  

Workplace Wellness Gets Positive Response

More than 30 New London area business leaders attended a meeting in August aimed at introducing chief executive officers and human resource professionals to best practice principles of initiating and sustaining workplace wellness programs in their businesses.  See More... 

NLPM PRESENTS "NATIVE STITCHES AND STORIES"! The art of storytelling and quilting combined

On Wednesday, Oct. 8th, the New London Public Museum announces the next Curiosity Series presentation of 2014, "Native Stitches and Stories" presented by Debra Morningstar, Oneida Storyteller and Pat Ehrenberg, Wisconsin Quilt Artist. Join them.  The presentation is from 6 - 7:30 p.m. A historical Tapestry of Traditional, Native Quilt Making...story and song artfully woven together by Oneida Storyteller, Debra Morningstar and Wisconsin Quilt Artist, Pat Ehrenberg. Together, they invite you to visit the cultural regions of the Four Directions of Turtle Island, including the Eastern Woodlands of the Iroquois to the deserts of the Hopi people. Pat shows her beautifully crafted Quilts from each cultural area woven with Debra's traditional Tribal stories and history. You'll be delighted to see the common themes of TWO, ancient-traditional art forms while connecting the past, present and future.  Admission is free. Registration is not necessary, but space is limited to the first 50 people. To reserve a spot or for additional information call the museum at (920) 982-8520.  

New London Founsation Launches Campaign to Expand, Remodel Hospital's Emergency Department

ThedaCare Foundation-New London is launching a $560,000 fundraising campaign to expand and renovate the emergency room at ThedaCare Medical Center-New London.  See More... 

Cellcom to Offer iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus
on September 26th

Warming Our Children One Coat at a Time

We haven't had much of a summer, and winter will be here before you know it. Once that cold air hits us we'll be looking for those warm coats again. If you're thinking of purchasing a new coat this year, please consider donating a coat that will be dry cleaned and given to a less fortunate child.


New coats are always welcome as well, and there will be boxes in all of the 15 Fox Communities Credit Union branches to collect those much needed coats. The branches can be found at Coats can be dropped off until November 2, during normal business hours. Coats for Kids is an annual drive with the Salvation Army

The Bulk-Priced Food Shoppe LLC

Gluten Free Events  

The Bulk-Priced Food Shoppe LLC has set two (2) dates for their Gluten Free Event - Saturday, October 18th, in Greenville and Saturday, October 25th, in Green Bay.  Watch for more details in early October by visiting their website

Coldwell Banker The Real Estate Group
is pleased to announce their
Greenville and New London office's
August Chairman's Circle list 

Greenville office Chairman's Circle


Gabriell Laughlin   470-8489

Ron Petit              858-9746

Dean Haack          470-2883   


 New London office Chairman's Circle


Sandy Dufrance    841-5374

Dave Radtke         585-5298

Dale Ferg             585-2277

Katie Frederick     538-2120

Ken Laudoff          205-7981

Kris Rohloff           538-5747 


Click  here  for Additional October Event Flyers 
(Submitted by Members)

Click here for Complete Community Events Calendar
New London Area Chamber of Commerce
Phone: (920) 982-5822