Chamber Buzz

Friday, April 13, 2018

Weekly / Monthly Events
Bingo @ V.F.W. Post
Every Thurs. night Jan - Dec. 7:00 - 10:00 pm. 531 Lincoln Ave... read more .

Fri - Sat. 4/13 - 4/14. 6:00 - 10:00 pm. Sun. 4/15. 12:30 - 4:30 pm. Eagle Theater, 319 N Plum...  read more

Spring Leaf and Brush Collection
Thru 5/4. Pontiac City Limits...  read more

Community Heart & Soul Kick Off Party
Wed 4/18. 6:30 pm. Eagle Theater, 319 N Plum...  read more

Making Your Dollars Stretch - Part 1
Thurs 4/19. 5:30 - 6:30 pm. Pontiac Public Library, 211 E Madison... read more

Improv Mafia
Fri 4/20. 7:00 - 10:30 pm. Eagle Theater, 319 N Plum...  read more

Check out the  Pontiac Area Chamber Calendar for more events in April.

Chamber Golf Outing 
Friday, June 8

Click here for more information on sponsorship opportunities or putting together a team to play!
City to Share Updates and Plans for Future at Issues & Eggs
Join us at Baby Bull's on Thursday, April 19 at 7:30 am to hear Mayor Bob Russell and Bob Karls share the current state of the city of Pontiac. They will also talk about where is the city is headed in the future including the Community Heart & Soul program. 

Cost is $10 for Chamber members and $15 for non-members.  Call 815.844.5131 to RSVP today or email .
Shop Late till 8 - Spring Fever Hits Downtown Pontiac
Do a little shopping in downtown Pontiac on Thursday, April 19 from 5:30 - 8:30 pm.

Participating Pontiac Chamber members include:
Charmed Boutique PK Unkorked
Hustedt Jewelers Once 'n Again
DeLong's Casual Dining The Cup and the Scone
Wright's Furniture ACE Hardware
Home Wishes Pontiac Community Art Center

Community Heart & Soul Program Key to Long Term Planning for City of Pontiac
Come join the Community Heart & Soul kick off party on  Wednesday, April 18 at 6:30 pm at the Eagle Theater, 319 N Plum St. 

The Heart & Soul program is designed to help take Pontiac into the future. The program relies heavily on volunteers t o reach all segments of the community to determine what matters most to its residents and develop plans to improve our community.  

RSVPs for the event are requested, but not required. Call 815.844.1187 or email Or register at or
Chamber Members Are Hiring
The following Chamber members have jobs available. Check out the job board for full details.
 1. Caterpillar , lathe/mill, drill, bore specialist, shop helper, material checker and handler, assembly and test specialist
 2.  SOCU , part-time teller
 3.  County Market , store director, cashier, meat stocker clerk and deli clerk
 4. Thorton's , guest services and management, full and part-time positions available. 
 5.  Manpower , mig welders, general laborers, machine operators, forklift operators
 6.  Edinger's Filling Station , part-time cooks
 7. Futures Unlimited, full-time direct support persons
 8. Subway of Pontiac, various positions available

If you have a job that you would like posted with the Chamber, contact the office at 815.844.5131 or