FEBRUARY 2019 NEWSLETTER
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The next RG Chamber coffee networking is Thursday morning, February 14th at 7:30-8:30 am at BANKWEST. Drinks and donuts/muffins will be available (no charge for this event).

Please click HERE to register or RSVP so we can get a head count. Thank you!

Didn't register, your schedule changed, now you're free? Join us anyways.

We are proud to announce our new Business of the Month... West Hennepin Auto & Tire!

West Hennepin Auto & Tire
7555 69th Ave North
Rockford, MN 55373
763-479-6395
wha@mechanicnet.com 

 Shop Hours:
Mon: 7:30am - 5:30pm
Tue: 7:30am - 5:30pm
Wed: 7:30am - 5:30pm
Thu: 7:30am - 5:30pm
Fri: 7:30am - 5:30pm
Sat: Closed
Sun: Closed 
SAVE THE DATE and join  our 2019 Spring Speakeasy fundraiser on March 2, 2019, starting at 7 pm in Molly's Wine and Spirits Event Center in Greenfield, in the lower level

Tickets will be available soon. Period dress encouraged but optional. Watch for more information!
 
Rockford Area Historical Society
Office: 763-477-5383

WELCOME ... new member!
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Common Thread Custom Apparel
Nicole Koshiol
(763) 442-2854

"Common Thread Custom Apparel is a local small business located in Greenfield MN. One area of focus is supporting the local needs of our activities and athletics gear and spirit wear. We also support businesses with top quality garment choices. We take your designs and your ideas and produce custom apparel built to your specification."

Renewing Members... Thank you!!

AW Smith LLC
7865 MN-55
Rockford  763-477-4949
www.awsmithllc.com

Buffalo Lodging LLC/ Buffalo Country Inn Suites
1002 Hwy. 55
Buffalo 763-682-5660

Hanson Auto Service
8261 MN-55, Rockford, MN 55373
(763) 477-5511

Our Father's Lutheran Church
3903 Gilbert Ave. SE
Rockford 763-477-6300 

Becky's Bars & Potions
Here are some of my up coming events:

February 8-March 8-April 12
Big Lake Winter Market
Location: Saron Lutheran Church - 311 Lake Street S: Big Lake, MN 55309
Winter Market Dates: Second Friday of the month from 3 - 6 pm

March 23 
Women's Expo - St Cloud Convention Center
All shows go on rain, snow or shine.
TIME:  (Saturday) 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
LOCATION:  St. Cloud River's Edge Convention Center; 10 4th Ave S

Community Expo in March

The 2019 Expo will be held at the Rockford High School on Saturday, March 16th from 9 am - 12 pm.

Please register no later than March 10th.
Statistics have shown that over 1,500 people visit the Community Expo. It is a great opportunity to exhibit your business/organization and connect with community members and potential customers.  There are also stage demonstrations, door/cash prizes, and a breakfast, which typically draw people into the Expo.

If paying by credit card,  Read and register HERE
 
If paying by check,  Read and register HERE
 
Please contact Melissa Joseph, Community Education and Facilities Coordinator, with any questions.

Rockford Area Schools Community Education
7600 County Rd. 50, Rockford, MN 55373
763-477-4563
In District- ext 3804

Get your  Greenbacks Dinner tickets ... soon!

Fans, Friends and Family of the Rockford Lions ... Greenbacks Dinner have been distributed to our members and are available for purchase. This years event will be on Saturday, April 13th and Starts at 5 pm at the Rockford Township Hall. The theme this year is your favorite Sports Bar (show off your team colors).

Entertainment this year will be provided by Shane Martin and his one man show, should be a great time as always. Tickets are $90/couple and includes buffet meal catered by River Inn.

Contact any member of the Rockford Lions today. Buy early because this will be a sell out!
Sharing love and faith by gathering and serving in our communities to  address Health, Habitation and Hunger.

Celebrating our 7th year!

More information and how you can get involvedcontact

MARK YOUR CALENDARS ...

The next Rockford-Greenfield luncheon meeting will be on Thursday, March 14th from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm at Wright Hennepin Electric

Mark your calendars for the next Chamber luncheon/meeting dates:
May 9 at WHE
July 11 at BANKWEST
September 12 at WHE
November 14 at WHE

Coffee/Donut networking meetings:
February 14 at BANKWEST
June 13 at BANKWEST
August 8 at BANKWEST

April and December are Tax/Holiday Mixers - TBD
RG Chamber Board Members:

Kris Strobel, Director at Rockford Area Historical Society - acting president

Elizabeth Graunke, BANKWEST - past president
Nikki Nute, Stone Creations Landscaping & Design, Inc. - vice president
Andrea Unger, Wright-Hennepin Co-op Electric Assn.  - secretary
Sharon Hertaus, Remax Consultants - treasurer

Melissa Joseph, Community Education & Facilities Coordinator at RAS

Laura Franklin, BANKWEST


 

Rockford-Greenfield Area Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 413
Rockford, MN 55373

rockfordgreenfieldchamber@gmail.com

 

The Chamber is a voluntary organization of people with business, professional, and 
educational interests working together towards enhancing and improving the economic, civic, and cultural interests of our communities.