Saline County Chamber of Commerce
Autumn begins tomorrow! The fall season always brings about fun activities to do in our area. Watch our weekly newsletter for updates on what will be coming up through out the season in Saline County.
Monthly Luncheon
Our monthly luncheon is next Thursday at the Harrisburg Library. This luncheon is no cost to attend. Mark your calendars for 9/28 at noon. We hope to see you there.
Ribbon Cuttings
  • Harrisburg Medical Center ER- TOMORROW at Noon

  • Southern Charm- 9/29 at Noon

  • Air Evac Lifeteam- 10/5 at Noon (Lunch Provided)

  • WLC Management- 10/6 at Noon
Member Business News:
Harrisburg Medical Center - Open House TOMORROW
Harrisburg Medical Center invites you to their open house celebrating the completion of their new Emergency Room. They will have refreshments available, door prizes, and a ribbon cutting at noon.
Catskin Days
Catskin Days are September 21, 22, and 23.  Watch for us on Saturday at the parade.
Saline County CEO Car Wash- Saturday
The Saline County CEO program is doing a car wash on Saturday from 10:30a-4p at the Harrisburg Citgo Knapp Mart.
Long Term Care Seminar- 9/26
The Villas of Holly Brook are hosting a long term care seminar. RSVP required by 9/22. Call 618-253-7149 to reserve your spot today.
SIC Health Fair- 10/4
SIC is hosting their annual health fair on October 4th from 9am-Noon in the Harry Crisp Student Center in "B" Building.  There will be over 30 booths with different screenings, flu shots, and a blood drive that day. 
Booth spaces are still available for any health-related organizations who wish to present. Those interested in procuring a space for a booth may call Lori Cox 252-5400, extension 2300. 
Bluegrass and Barbecue Festival- 10/7
The annual Bluegrass & Barbecue Festival will be held on Saturday October 7th at the Saline Creek Pioneer Village and Museum in Harrisburg. The festival will be from 9:30a-5p. 
New Business
If you are out and about please take a moment to welcome the following business to the chamber. 
Southern Charm
Business of the Week
Congratulations to our business of the week, Craze Concepts! Stop by and see Jeri Lyn. Craze Concepts offers event planning, fresh and sil k floral arrangments, gifts, and home décor. They are located at 835 E. Poplar Street in Harrisburg.
Thank you!
Thank you to Jim Hayes Inc. for allowing us to use this beautiful Jeep for the Harrisburg Homecoming Parade and the Town and Country Days Parade last week. Look for us at Catskin Days Parade in Carrier Mills this Saturday.
Shop Southern Illinois-
SHOPSOUTHERNILLINOIS on Facebook and follow @SHOPSOUTHERNIL on Twitter, tell us that you pledge to shop southern Illinois this holiday season by using the hashtag #IBUYSI on Facebook and Twitter for a chance to win a prize each week valued at $100 minimum. 

Pictures to the left are of the Regional Luncheon on 9/19 at the Carterville Community Center. Arla Murphy, Kristen Shull, Olivia Bradley, and Emily Shaw were there representing the Saline County Chamber.
Our newsletter comes out each Thursday. To get information included in our weekly newsletter please email us by noon on Tuesday with your information. Thank you!
Saline County Chamber of Commerce
110 E. Locust Street Suite 203- Harrisburg, IL 62946   (618)252-4192