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Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce Newsletter  




Week of  January 13, 2020
Welcome New Members

To learn more about these new member businesses,
visit their websites.
Learn More About Us
New Member Orientation Meeting
Wednesday, January 29
 4pm - 5pm
Walnut Creek Chamber
1280 Civic Dr. #100, Walnut Creek

Join us at our orientation for new members, existing members and prospective members. This meeting offers an overview of the Chamber, programs & events, public policy initiatives and activities, sponsorship opportunities, networking, and ways to get involved.   
To register,  click here .
TEXAS HOLDEM

Soroptimist
of 24-680 Walnut Creek
TEXAS HOLDEM
TOURNAMENT
&
BACK FORTY TEXAS BBQ
BBQ DINNER
Saturday, February 22
6:00 - 10:00 PM

For complete details and to make a reservation, 
Contact Kim Grossberg
(925-735-1117) 

click here  or
visit their  website

Click here for flyer.
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2650 Shadelands Drive, Suite C
Walnut Creek, CA 94598

NOW OPEN!  
For Indoor Swim Lessions
American Swim Academy has been teaching the Bay Area to swim since 1973. Our goal is to promote water safety, comfort and stroke technique for all ages and abilities. View flyer  here  & visit our  website.

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Marketing & Advertising 
A variety of effective marketing opportunities are available through the Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce. They include Web Advertising, e-Broadcast Advertising, and more! 
Click here.
For Members Only
  


Job Postings


See What's Happening
Visit the
 CHAMBER WEBSITE
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GET YOUR SKATE ON!
HOLIDAY OUTDOOR ICE RINK
NOW - JAN. 20, 2020

CLICK HERE
FOR ALL THE COOL DETAILS

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Stars to the Rescue XXIX
Saturday, January 18
Lesher Center for the Arts 
For details, click here.
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Diablo Ballet

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Upcoming Concerts

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See What's Playing  Click here 

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CLICK HERE
 FOR ALL EVENTS
  
State of Our City
Don't Let This Crowd Pass You By


EBWC MARKETPLACE

DUE TO THE LIMITED NUMBER OF EXHIBITOR BOOTH SPACES REMAINING,
PLEASE CALL THE CHAMBER OFFICE TO MAKE A RESERVATION.
925 - 934-2007

It's In the Bag










Put Your Brand in Front of 600+  of the Most Influential Women in the Bay Area!
This is a member only opportunity. 
  
Would you like to put your company brand in front of 600+ of the most influential women in the Bay Area? If so, consider participating in the  EBWC Swag Bag marketing offer.The East Bay Women's Conference is set for  Monday, March 2 at the San Ramon Marriott.  Part of the fun each year is the conference swag bag. The bags are filled with fun and practical items for the attendees to take home and also serve as a convenient way to carry everything they collect throughout the day.
 
We are offering ten  Walnut Creek Chamber members  the opportunity to participate. The fee, exclusive of your costs for producing and delivering the item, is $250.   If you are interested in participating, please contact Shawn Filardi at the Walnut Creek Chamber for more information.   sfilardi@walnut-creek.com  or (925) 934-2007.

Ring in the New Year!
January New Year BASH
Hosted by Industrious Office & Heritage Eats
Thursday, January 30 |  5:30 PM - 7:00 PM 
Industrious Office,1212 Broadway Plaza, Walnut Creek

Our January BASH & New Year Celebration  will be hosted by  Industrious Office with catering from Heritage Eats. We can't think of a better way to begin 2020 than with a Chamber BASH. 

This event is FREE to all Walnut Creek Chamber Members; please remember to bring your business card. Non-member admission is $20.00 [cash or check only] and a business card.  

REGISTRATION IS APPRECIATED,  CLICK HERE

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HOST A CHAMBER BASH  IN 2020 (Member Opportunity)
Have you been waiting to host a Chamber Business and Social Hour? Now's your chance to let us know. The Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce is accepting member requests to fill our 2020 calendar. For h osting details & application, click here . For more information, contact Linda Vesneski, Chamber Membership Director, (925) 934-2007.
Meet Your New Neighbor
The Walnut Creek Chamber Ambassadors and staff invite you to join them as they help celebrate the grand opening of a new member business with a ribbon cutting ceremony.

Saturday, January 25|  10:00am
Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

2846 Ygnacio Valley Rd
Walnut Creek -  Orchards shopping center

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Available to Serve
If you're interested in serving our community, there are a number of opportunities available to serve on commissions in Walnut Creek.  Applications are being accepted for vacancies on the Design Review Commission; Planning Commission; Board of Appeals and for a Walnut Creek representative on the Central Contra Costa Transit Authority Advisory Committee. Applications will be taken through January 24, 2020.

Applications are available at www.walnut-creek.org; at the City Clerk's Office, 1666 N. Main Street; by phone (925) 943-5818; and via e-mail at smartinez@walnut-creek.org
Frozen Through January 20
Walnut Creek On Ice!
Open Now through January 20, 2020
RAIN OR SHINE...
SKATING IS ALWAYS FUN AT THE PARTIALLY COVERED RINK
 
Whether you continue a tradition or begin a new one, Walnut Creek On Ice is the perfect destination for holiday fun. The rink is open for night skating under the stars and is available for birthday parties, skating lessons, private parties, & fundraisers.

For all the COOL DETAILS,  CLICK HERE  or call 925.935.SNOW (7669).
  
Walnut Creek On Ice is brought to you by the  Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau and  Walnut Creek Downtown . The community and skaters from all over the Bay Area look forward to this holiday tradition, now in its 15th season, but it would not be possible without its sponsors: 

Veterans First
 Open - 24 places remaining
 1/16/2020 2:00 PM 

  Events and Training Program Support (916) 527-8400



SACRAMENTO, CA - The Veterans Business Outreach Center (VBOC) in collaboration with U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs SAOWEST presents the CVE Certification Seminar and Webinar to be hosted at VBOC, Conference Room or via webinar. Learn the step-by-step process to be certified through the Center for Verification and Evaluation (CVE) to verify Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Businesses (SDVOSBs) and Veteran-Owned Small Businesses (VOSBs). SDVOSBs and VOSBs who want to participate in the VA's Veterans First Contracting Program must be verified by CVE in order to be eligible for VA contract set-asides. 
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