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June 17, 2019
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Politics at the Pub

Please join the Southeast Metro Political Action Committee (PAC) for Politics @ the Pub! Enjoy lively conversation with Chamber members, local elected officials, candidates, and others who share the desire to have a vital, thriving business...

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Online Auction Ready for Your Bids
The River Heights Chamber's Online Auction (in conjunction with the Golf Classic) is part of the largest Chamber Fundraiser!

The auction has great items and experiences (like this trip to Duluth - pictured here) you don't want to miss, so log on today !

Check out the online auction here - bidding will automatically close at 6:00 p.m. on June 24, 2019.
Colleen Murphy Roth Attends U.S. Chamber Institute Program with other Chamber Professionals Around the Country
Membership Director Colleen Murphy Roth attended year one of U.S. Chamber Institute in Madison, Wisconsin last week. 

A program of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, Institute is the premier nonprofit professional development program for association, chamber, and nonprofit professionals fostering individual growth through interactive learning and networking opportunities.

Congratulations Colleen!
Vandalia Glassworks Ribbon Cutting
Vandalia Glassworks celebrated their Ribbon Cutting on Thursday, June 13 with the Chamber and had their community Grand Opening event on June 15.

Visit them online at http://www.vandaliaglassworks.com or in-person at 103 Concord Exchange North, South St. Paul!
Inver Grove Heights Dog Park
Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting
The City of Inver Grove Heights welcomed it's new off-leash dog park to the community on Tuesday, June 11 with a ribbon cutting ceremony from Mayor Tourville, City Council members and the Chamber/IGH CVB!
Upcoming Chamber Events
Chamber Meetings & Events This Week:

Tuesday, June 18
  • 3:00-4:30 p.m. - Ambassadors Business Visits @ Click here for schedule
  • 7:00 p.m. - Chamber Night at the Twins Game @ Target Field

Wednesday, June 19
  • 8:00 a.m. - Business Owners Roundtable @ Chamber Office

Thursday, June 20
  • 8:00 a.m. - River Heights Chamber Board of Directors @ Chamber Office
  • 4:30 - 6:00 p.m. - Business Card Exchange @ Mississippi Pub, IGH
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Economic Development & Workforce News
Inver Grove Heights Property for Lease:
Click on the development flyer for more details
Member News & Events
Taps & Apps Summer Brew Series
Wednesday, June 19th 
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Mendota VFW
1323 Sibley Memorial Hwy
Mendota, MN 55150

Celebrate Summer and support Neighbors at the same time! Bring your friends, co-workers or family and join us! Enjoy some tasty brews, lawn games, snacks, a silent auction and more!

Each admission comes with two drink tickets. The food truck from Hometown Meats will be on hand with delicious burgers and brats available to purchase if you get hungry!

Minnesota Unemployment Seminar
Tuesday, July 9, 2019
8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Washington County Government Center
14949 62nd St N, Room 16 (lower level)
Stillwater, MN 55082

The Minnesota Business Tax Education Partnership is holding a seminar in Stillwater, Minnesota for employers and their representatives who are interested in information on state and federal employment taxes and other employer responsibilities. This seminar will be presented by experts from the Minnesota Department of Revenue, Minnesota Unemployment Insurance Program, the United States Department of Labor, the MN Department of Labor and Industry and the MN Workers’ Compensation Insurers Association.

·    Worker status (independent contractor vs employee)
·    Employment Tax basics (withholding, depositing and reporting)
·    Unemployment Insurance (tax rates, wage reporting, benefit account issues)
·    State & Federal Labor Standards (Wage & Hour)
·    Workers’ Compensation Information and Requirements

No fee. Advanced registration is required here.
Congratulations to the Ambassador of the Month for May
Andy Lucking
Lucking Wealth Management (LWM, LLC)
2315 Waters Drive
Mendota Heights
(651) 272-3511
Order Your Chamber Apparel Here
To go along with the rebranding of the River Heights Chamber, we'd like to offer you the fun opportunity to wear some great Chamber embroidered apparel! These are comfortable, quality pieces you'll enjoy and it's a great way to spread the word about your involvement in the River Heights Chamber!

Hot Deals & Employment Opportunities!
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