You are invited to our next Chamber luncheon/meeting.
It's one you won't want to miss. Multiple Spotlights instead of one Keynote.

Join us Thursday, March 12th at the Rockford Community Center 7600 Country Road 50 (note location).

Please RSVP below today!

Our agenda is:
* Registration and Networking (11:30 am-noon)
* Call to Order
* Introductions
* Multiple Business/Community Spotlights
* Announcements
* Adjournment
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Invite a non- Chamber member business to check out our next Chamber luncheon/meeting in March for   FREE!
Have them come see first hand what the Chamber is all about. Please shoot us an email so we have appropriate head count for lunch at  [email protected] .
Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Contact:  Jeremy Zoss , 612-919-5918
 
Hennepin County Sheriff's Office Hosting Town Hall at Rockford High School

The Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office and Sheriff David Hutchinson will host the first event in a planned quarterly town hall series on Wednesday, March 4 th  at the Rockford High School Auditorium. At each town hall event, the public is invited to hear Sheriff Hutchinson and a panel of experts speak on a public safety topic and answer questions from the audience.

For this first town hall event, Sheriff Hutchinson discuss his first year in office, upcoming initiatives for the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office, and the roll of School Resource Officers. The second town hall, to be held in May at the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office Water Patrol headquarters, will focus on water safety.

“I would like to invite everyone from Rockford, the surrounding area, and Hennepin County as a whole to join us for our first town hall,” said Sheriff David Hutchison. “This will be a great for the public to hear the latest news from the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office. As an agency, we are excited to hear from the people of Hennepin County about what public safety questions are on their minds.”

The town hall event will be held  Wednesday, March 4, from 6 – 7:30 p.m .  at the Rockford High School Auditorium, 7600 County Rd 50, Rockford, MN 55373. This event is open to all. Attendees are asked to park in the west parking lot and enter the auditorium directly via the exterior doors.

And the winners are ... Kim from OFLC and
Becky from Becky's Bars & Potions!
They each emailed the code word "FLAPPER" and WON the drawing for TWO FREE tickets to the upcoming Saturday, March 7th RAHS Speakeasy!
Congratulations!
Please pick up your tickets at BANKWEST.

Mark your calendars:
The dates for the Community Meal are:
March 11
April 15
May 13
June 10
July 15
August 12
September 9

Held at Our Father's Lutheran Church
Rockford, MN 763-477-6300

Living Christ's Love, We Invite All to
 Worship, Learn, Disciple, & Serve.
Dates for Nourishing Hope through September at OFLC
Sharing love and faith by gathering and serving in our communities to address Health, Habitation and Hunger.

Save the date! Thousand Hearts Crow River Serve Day is Saturday, May 16. This year’s format has all projects running in the morning followed by lunch and short program at the Lions Building in Riverside Park, Rockford.

The Signature Projects we are known for remain: Elmwood Cemetery, Riverside Park, Ames-Florida-Stork House, Rockford Schools, Kids Against Hunger, Food Drive for RiverWorks Food Shelf, Red Cross Blood Drive, Eyeglass Collection for Rockford Lions and many more! Kids activities in the park are also included. Join over 300 volunteers who serve our Community on May 16!

Please be sure to follow Thousand Hearts Crow River Serve Day on Facebook, visit our website www.thousandhearts.weebly.com or email [email protected]

We are a program of RiverWorks Community Development
Check out upcoming events at Buffalo Hospital, part of Allina Health:

Childbirth Preparation/Birth Center Tours https://account.allinahealth.org/events/59339
Living with Cancer Support Group https://account.allinahealth.org/events/59262

Questions?
Contact Brenda Christensen
Administrative Assistant • Community Engagement & Wellness
Buffalo Hospital, part of Allina Health
Phone: 763-684-7025 • Fax: 763-684-7105 •  [email protected]
Mail Route 55000 • 303 Catlin Street • Buffalo, MN 55313
Rockford-Greenfield Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors:

Laura Franklin BANKWEST  - Acting President

Kris Strobel , Director at  Rockford Area Historical Society  - Past President

Melissa Joseph , Community Education & Facilities Coordinator at  Rockford Area Schools  - Vice President

Andrea Unger Wright-Hennepin Co-op Electric Assn.  - Secretary

Sharon Hertaus  - Treasurer

Chuck Tryon  - Board Member

Elizabeth Graunke BANKWEST  - Ex Officio

Nikki Nute Stone Creations Landscaping & Design, Inc.  - Ex Officio


The Community Calendar is ready for some more 2020 events and activities!  The calendar is for the community to find events in one spot. Annual events, special events, etc. Check it out  https://bit.ly/2XVoQ7c .   
  • Follow this link to view the Community Calendar sponsored by the Rockford Greenfield Area Chamber of Commerce: https://bit.ly/2XVoQ7c 
  • Are you the event planner in your world? Email your event(s) to be posted in the Community Calendar: [email protected].

After approval, events will be entered. Please include:
1.       Title
2.       Description
3.       Location (optional)
4.       Date
5.       Time
6.       Duration

Any questions or comments email  [email protected] .