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33rd Annual Golf Outing
Normanside Country Club 
150 Salisbury Road, Delmar 

Monday, September 17 

12pm Lunch    1pm Shotgun Start   5:30 pm Dinner & Awards

Join us for our 33rd Annual Golf Outing - an afternoon of golf and an evening of networking. The day includes lunch in the banquet room, 18 holes of golf, cart, use
of practice facilities and locker rooms, on-course refreshments, bag drop service
and dinner. There will be fun contests and a raffle to benefit two local
non-profit organizations.

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September Midday Networking Mixer 

Pioneer Bank 
329 Glenmont Road, Town Squire Plaza, Glenmont


**This event has been postponed due to damage at the branch following the
recent flooding in Glenmont. The event will be rescheduled for October;
stay tuned  for the new date.**

We are mixing things up with a Midday Mixer! We realize that it's challenging for some of our Members to attend evening events, and we want to make sure we provide a variety of ways our Members can connect and network.

Hosted by Pioneer Bank, lunch will be provided and there will be a fun giveaway - make sure to bring business cards to enter to win!


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to  become a


Take advantage of this
once-a-year opportunity to gain visibility for your business by sponsoring
the event.


Sponsorships range from
$100 up to $800.
Click below to view sponsorship packages
and details.


To realize the full benefit of your sponsorship and be included in the print brochure, lock in your sponsorship
by August 3.

Lock in your sponsorship TODAY!

The mailed brochure will go out next week - don't miss your chance
to take full advantage of your sponsorship.

Click here for player registration.

Thank you to our committed sponsors to date:











Graves Electrical Contracting



Albany Med EmUrgent Care - Glenmont
Good Day Honey
Shawna's Dogs
Sunmark Federal Credit Union
Vanguard Fine LLC


Applebee Funeral Home
Crossroads Ford
Four Corners Pharmacy
Hartmann Financial Group LLC
Nicholas J. Marino & Co., Inc.
Track 32 Italian Restaurant & Pub
Vanguard Fine LLC

to our Member businesses who were honored as a
Times Union Top Workplace for 2018!

Click here to see the complete list.

Chamber Member
LARGE CAP COM Federal Credit Union
MIDSIZE Keller Williams Capital District

Callanan Industries
SMALL Policy Research Associates, Inc.

Berkshire Hathaway

GTM Payroll Services


Taj of Glenmont will now be open with their regular hours on Tuesdays! Previously closed on Tuesdays, their new hours are as follows: SUN-THURS  11:30am-2:30pm & 4:30pm-9:30pm and FRI-SAT 11:30am-2:30pm & 4:30pm-10pm.

Normanside  cooking parties sell out FAST! Their 8/20 (France) and 9/20 (Nine Pin Cider) events are already sold out. If you would like to sign up for their 11/8 California event, call 518. 439.4505 x12 to reserve your spot. E njoy a four-course meal with a west coast influence perfectly paired with wines from the region. Click to learn more.

National Senior Citizen's Day is August 21, and Glenmont Abbey Village is celebrating with
 an entire lineup of events. Come for them all, or pick your favorite, the choice is yours!  This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited - RSVP by calling 518.208.1006. 9am Grab-And-Go Breakfast, 10:30am Bingo, 11am Nationwide Insurance Presentation, and 12pm Lunch & Learn with Food Mood Coach Joan Bender.

The Dole flavors of the week at Mauro's Menu are Vanilla and Raspberry!

Sunmark Federal Credit Union will hold their  2018 Sunmark Charity Golf Classic on Tuesday,  August 28. The event typically raises  $35-$40K to fund their charitable giving programs throughout the following year. Sponsorship levels range from  $250 all the way up to $5,000. If you would like to support this fantastic event, click here to learn more.

The Cue Theatre will hold auditions for Willy Wonka Jr. on August 27-28 from 6-8pm. Performances will be November 30-December 2. Come prepared with 16 bars of your favorite Broadway song! Click here for details.  

Something Olde, Something New will be closed for vacation from August 9 - August 14. They will reopen Wednesday, August 15!

New classes and workshops have been added at Free Movement Pilates
Dancing on the D's: Movement to Align will be taught by Karly Decker, Physical Therapist. She developed this class as a way to teach clients the functional movement patterns necessary for normal motor activity. There will be two FREE classes (8/10 6-6:45pm and 9/5 6:30-7:15pm), followed by a 5-week regular session (Wednesdays 6:30-7:15pm, 9/5-10/17 (no class 9/26), $60. And Melissa Hurt has added Yoga for Your Knees on 9/7 - click on their Mind Body scheduler for details and to sign up.

There is still time to sign up for one of Monolith Solar's FREE Solar Seminars in August! Learn everything you need to know about residential solar energy systems, community solar, financing options and more. Two dates are available, August 16 and 21 - click here to learn more and to reserve your spot (complimentary dinner is provided, reservations are required).

Visit Nicole's Restaurant and enjoy some of our new menu items, including  Duck Confit Salad,  Braised Rosemary Chicken and  Grilled Salmon.  Open Tuesday through Sunday for dinner. 

Barefoot Space needs YOU this Saturday!  Interested in experiencing Ashiatsu barefoot massage?  Three slots available during a teaching session on August 4 - 1pm, 3:30pm or 5pm. The massage will be from an experienced barefoot massage therapist, not a beginner!  Cost is $50!
Call 518-512-5010.

Evolve Handcrafted Soap Company offers handcrafted soaps from a unique blend of all-natural, all-organic vegetable oils and butters. Catch them at the Delmar Farmers market this August on Saturday, 8/5 and 8/19. 

S.F. Tollgate Apartments in Slingerlands is hiring a Maintenance Technician - We are looking for a great maintenance person to join our team. See job requirements at this link. Contact Elsa at 518-462-4606.

Light and fresh summer salads just added to the menu at Normanside in Delmar! Available for lunch and dinner Tuesday- Sunday. Great to-go too! 

Stop into Tomo Asian Bistro in Slingerlands midweek to enjoy music with your dinner, each Wednesday night

Monolith Solar Associates invites you to join them for a complimentary dinner event at Moscatiello's Italian Family Restaurant on Tuesday, August 14, 6:30 pm  or Treviso on Thursday, August 16, 6:30 pm, where you will be able to discover Your Place In The Sun . Learn everything you need to know about residential solar energy systems, community solar, financing options and more. Seats are limited and reservations are required. RSVP by clicking on the link

Come join us every second Monday of the month , for Paint and Sip Night at O'Slattery's ! Each month is a new image - no experience required. To register, contact Jill by email or visit the website .  All materials included; a 15 dollar deposit is required to hold your seat. The 20 dollar balance can be paid on arrival by either cash or check.

Rain Hair Studio is now retailing LipSense by SeneGence. A beautiful long lasting lip color system, there are  a variety of colors from pinks to reds to browns and more.... if you are interested in learning more about this product and how you can also enjoy other perks don't hesitate to call for more info. 518.915.1619

Did you know that  C & M Mechanical  installs ductless air conditioning systems? Call today to get yours: 518.768.8800.

If you struggle with paper organization, Sunday Basket Workshops by Pretty Neat Home Organizing can help you get things under control once and for all! The w orkshops are all virtual and are at 8pm - no leaving the house, no childcare concerns, no feeling embarrassed about your mess - and you still get the support of others and guidance from a professional organizer. Start with the Sunday Basket 1.0 Workshop, expand with the Sunday Basket 2.0 Workshop, and then maintain with the Sunday Basket Club. Click here to learn more.

Southern Fried Chicken is back on the menu at Roux! Enjoy 3 pieces of Buttermilk Fried Chicken, Honey Drizzle, Mashed Potatoes, Chicken Gravy and Grilled Asparagus. Call 518.487.4358 for reservations.

Manage your budget, cash flow, and expense tracking from a single app - BizNOW.  In today's competitive environment, you are on-the-go and your employees are moving just as fast. You need ways to simplify your world while still managing cash flow and protecting your business from fraud.  BizNOW is n expense management solution that moves as fast as you do.  BizNOW is a mobile-based, real-time solution. You can e asily view and search for detailed transactions for all employees; approve  or reject requests for funds or send additional money to your employees in real-time; i nstantly view uploaded transaction receipts and employee categorizations and memos; and more!  Stop by any Pioneer Bank branch to learn more about BizNOW, or click here  to see a demo and sign up.

Planning a move for yourself or your senior parent Organize Senior Moves , a member of NASMM will help you during this  stressful emotional  time. Call 518.621.6568 for a  free consultation.

Having a problem with one of your Stihl products? Stop by any of the A. Phillips Hardware locations to get your Stihl products serviced - we have one in town right on Delaware Avenue. They also refill propane tanks at their  Albany, Delmar, and Waterford locations and do exchanges at their Voorheesville and Schenectady locations.

Don't miss these Summer Specials from CapitalCare Family MedEsthetics - available 7/15-8/14/18. $650 Lip Augmentation , Microdermabrasion $99ea or $360 for 4; Sheerwave Skin Tightening buy face + neck and get eye area free; and 20% off ALL sunscreen brands.

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2 Howard Place, Suite 1
Delmar, NY 12054

5 Vista Boulevard
Slingerlands, NY 12159

26 Century Hill Drive
Latham, NY 12110

16 Corporate Woods Blvd.
Albany, NY 12211

241 Route 9W, Suite 300
Glenmont, NY 12207

Slingerlands, NY 12159

Labbie Electrical Contractors
180 Kenwood Avenue
Delmar, NY 12054


The community pools at The Spinney at
Van Dyke are almost complete! Learn about
all the amazing amenities they have to offer
at this 55+ Active Adult Rental Community
by clicking below.

Don't forget - you can now join
or  renew your dues online .


On August 14, in Saratoga, NYSTAR will be holding an event where defense focused manufacturing organizations meet directly with hand-picked business and technology experts for one-on-one consultations. At this  match-maker style event, defense focused manufacturing organizations meet directly with hand-picked business and technology experts in one-on-one consultations. Attendees will be given the opportunity to meet with and learn about the expertise offered by such resources and see how this could fit into their diversification ideas and plans. Click for details.

The U.S. Small Business Administration is reminding small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and most private nonprofit organizations that Aug. 13 is the filing deadline for Federal Economic Injury Disaster loans in New York as a result of excessive rain that began on April 1, 2017.
This disaster declaration includes the following counties: Albany, Cayuga, Chenango, Clinton, Delaware, Erie, Essex, Franklin, Genesee, Greene, Hamilton, Herkimer, Livingston, Madison, Monroe, Montgomery, Niagara, Oneida, Ontario, Orleans, Otsego, Saint Lawrence, Schenectady, Schoharie, Schuyler, Seneca, Steuben, Tompkins, Wayne and Yates in New York.  Applicants may apply online using the Electronic Loan Application (ELA) via SBA's secure website. Completed loan applications must be returned to SBA no later than Aug. 13, 2018.


The Tuesday Delmar Farmers Market is open for the season on Tuesdays, 2:30-6pm, at  Delmar First United Methodist Church , 428 Kenwood Avenue, Delmar. Stop by for the first of the season produce and farm fresh items. 

The Saturday Delmar Farmers Market  is open for the season on Saturdays, 9am-1pm at the Bethlehem Middle School on Kenwood Avenue.  Visit the website for details. 

View the current  menus  for  Extra Napkin  and  Mercato's Pizzeria & Restaurant ! Both restaurant are located across the street from Delaware Plaza - Extra Napkin serves up burgers, salads, wraps, juice and more, and Mercato's has been providing Delmar with pizza and Italian favorites since 1997.

On Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays between 10 AM and 2 PM, the Town of Bethlehem accepts donations for Habitat ReStore of the Capital District of slightly used furnishings, cabinets, and other building materials at the Town of Bethlehem Transfer Station, 136 Rupert Rd, Selkirk, NY. See the Flyer for details.    
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View the online version of the Bethlehem Business map here.

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Internships & Part-Time Positions

Interested in hosting a High School student for an Internship or paid part-time work shifts?  Register your business by completing the form.  Click here , or use the below link.

For additional details, contact the District Program Liaison  Nick Petraccione at 518.439.4921 x22053, or contact the Chamber at 518.439.0512.


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