Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau Newsletter
Week of January 9, 2017 
Skate Dates
Get Your Skate On!
Holiday Outdoor Ice Rink
Civic Park
 Open Through January 16
Get your groove on with a pair of ice skates at Walnut Creek on Ice, in association with the 
Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau 
and  Walnut Creek Downtown .

Frosty & Friends
 Saturday, January 7
 11am - 1pm
Bring the kids to skate & visit with Frosty and a variety of fantasy characters.
Saturday, January 14
1 - 4 pm
Walnut Creek on Ice
1365 Civic Drive, Walnut Creek
for Complete Details
Join us for a wonderful afternoon of ice skating and fun activities including a caricature artist, photo booth, samples from Chicken & Waffles, and Raffles.

Part of the public attendee proceeds from the day will
benefit  CASA 
of Contra Costa County

Welcome  New Members

To learn more about these
 Chamber member businesses, 
visit their websites.
Jason Wolenik
Nicky Lecher
Miriam Lattanzi
and Solano
Sharon Zeppegno
Amen Clinics Inc
Kathy Rodriguez-Abbott
Elements Massage
Monica Hahn
What's Happening?

Back Home Again
A New Musical Featuring
 the Songs of John Denver
1601 Civic Drive
 January 11-21 
For a Peak at Rehersal

More information, click here.

Saturday, January 14
1 - 4 pm
Walnut Creek on Ice
1365 Civic Drive, Walnut Creek
Walnut Festival 
12th Annual Surf & Turf 
 Crab & Tri-Tip Feed
 Saturday January 14, 2017.

On the Road to China
 Shanghai & Beijing!
Back by popular demand. The Walnut Creek Chamber is heading back to China! Join us as we visit the cities of Beijing and Shanghai.  For a trip brochure,  Click here To ask for more information, call the Chamber and ask for Lynn Pauline. (925) 934-2007.
The State of Your City
State of the City Luncheon  
Monday, January 30 
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Walnut Creek Marriott
2355 N. Main Street
Tickets : $55*/person 
(If purchased by January 20*;
 $65 thereafter.)

To make reservations;  click here

You are invited to the  State of the City Luncheon  presented by the  Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau  in partnership with the  City of Walnut Creek with support from Walnut Creek Marriott Hotel, F&M Bank, and AT&T.

Mayor of Walnut Creek Rich Carlston and  Linda Rimac Colberg, Chair of the Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau  will review the current status of Walnut Creek and discuss what's ahead for the coming year. This annual luncheon offers a unique networking opportunity and is always a sell-out.  Reservations are required Tickets:  $55.00 / person if purchased by January 20; $65.00/person thereafter. Space is limited. Reservations Required. 

Early Bird About to Fly the Coop
6 More Days to Save...
Reserve before January 15, 2017 and Save $30 
Seating is Now extremely Limited.

Due to the very limited number of seats available,
 online registration is suspended. Please call the Chamber office at (925) 934-2007
 to make reservations. 

The  2017 East Bay Women's Conference  with keynote speaker Ashley Judd , Feminist, Social Justice Humanitarian and Award-winning Actor  and special featured guests, Amaryllis Fox, Former CIA Clandestine Service Officer, Writer, and Peace Activist and Debi Hemmeter, Co-Founder & Advisor of Lean In Director of Partnerships. Visit the EBWC website for more information.
SAVE $30
$195/person if purchased by January 15, 2017; $225 thereafter.

 Don't be disappointed,  the East Bay Women's Conference has sold out each year since inception.

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Up Close and Personal
Reserve Your Booth Space Now in the EBWC Exhibit Hall
Space is limited.
To reserve a space in the 
EBWC Exhibit Hall,  Click Here

Click Here  for  Exhibitor brochure

Access to nearly 600 women who are the leaders 
and decision-makers in their business and communities
Business listing in full color Conference program
Business listing and website link on Chamber website
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Ring in the New Year with a BASH
Chamber New Year Networking BASH

Chamber Business And Social Hour
Thursday, January 26 | 5:30 - 7:00pm
Heritage Bank of Commerce
101 Ygnacio Valley Road, Ste. 100,Walnut Creek

Please join us as we ring in the New Year with a Chamber B.A.S.H. hosted by Heritage Bank of Commerce. Our hosts plan an evening that will kick off 2017 in grand style and in the spirit of the occasion. The Chamber B.A.S.H. is always a great place to make important business connections, hear first-hand what's going on in the community, and meet with chamber members, and other business leaders. See you there! This event is FREE to all Walnut Creek Chamber Members . Non-member price is $10.00 (cash only) Please bring your business cards. TO REGISTER,   CLICK HERE  
Grand Opening Ribbon Cuttings
Join the Chamber Ambassadors and Staff as we help celebrate the Grand Opening of Crunch Fitness with a ribbon cutting ceremony.

Wednesday, January 18  - Ribbon Cutting at 5:30pm
2830 Ygnacio Valley Road, Walnut Creek

What we are is a diverse community; what we have is a culture of fun; what there is, is room for everyone: all kinds of people with all kinds of goals who've chosen to come reach them with us.  Crunch. No Judgments.
What's Not to Like?