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Membership Luncheon - June 2019
06/11/19
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Marion Chamber Golf Fun Day - Registration
06/14/19
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Marion Chamber Golf Fun Day - Sponsorship
06/14/19
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Lunch & Learn June 2019
06/19/19
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2019 Southern Illinois Made Expo
07/27/19 - 07/28/19
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5th Annual Marion Chamber Legislative Summit
08/23/19
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Live2Lead: Southern Illinois 2019 - Registration
10/25/19
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Live2Lead: Southern Illinois 2019 - Sponsorship
10/25/19
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Events in the month of January 2019
DateEvent
01/02/19
 -01/12/19
Wilderness First Responder

TOUCH OF NATURE
WILDERNESS FIRST RESPONDER

You will learn to deal with medical emergencies when help is miles away and dialing 911 is not an option.
You will be prepared for emergency situations that involve prolonged patient care, severe environments and improvised equipment.

Topics include patient assessment, body systems, equipment improvisation, trauma, environment medicine, toxins, backcountry medicine, wilderness rescue and much more!

Be prepared for a lot of time spent outside - rain, snow, ice or shine. Plan according to the region and time of year.

WFR Full Course $750, Jan. 2-10
Recertification $350, Jan. 11-13

1-888-WILDMED
www.wildmed.com
“FACE ANY CALLENGE, ANYWHERE”
WILDERNESS MEDICAL ASSOCIATES
For all outdoor leaders and enthusiasts
 

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01/02/19
Chamber Night at the Saluki Men's Game v. Missouri State

Show support to SIU Basketball and your local chamber of commerce!  We are competing with other regional chambers on a special promotion surrounding the Mayor's Cup game on January 2nd.  Use the code "Marion" at check out, and it will put us in the running.  The chamber with the most tickets sold will get recognition at the game and $500 for our local community!!  Tickets are available at www.siusalukis.com/tickets.  

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01/08/19
Marion Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors meeting

The Marion Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors meeting will be held at 8 a.m. at Heartland Regional Medical Center. 

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01/11/19
 -01/13/19
Wilderness First Responder

TOUCH OF NATURE
WILDERNESS FIRST RESPONDER

You will learn to deal with medical emergencies when help is miles away and dialing 911 is not an option.
You will be prepared for emergency situations that involve prolonged patient care, severe environments and improvised equipment.

Topics include patient assessment, body systems, equipment improvisation, trauma, environment medicine, toxins, backcountry medicine, wilderness rescue and much more!

Be prepared for a lot of time spent outside - rain, snow, ice or shine. Plan according to the region and time of year.

WFR Full Course $750, Jan. 2-10
Recertification $350, Jan. 11-13

1-888-WILDMED
www.wildmed.com
“FACE ANY CALLENGE, ANYWHERE”
WILDERNESS MEDICAL ASSOCIATES
For all outdoor leaders and enthusiasts
 

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01/11/19
Freddy's Frozen Custard and Steakburgers - Ribbon Cutting


Join the staff of Freddy's Frozen Custard and Steakburgers for a ribbon cutting at their new location.  

Friday, January 11, 2019
10:30am

Freddy's Frozen Custard and Steakburgers
2700 West DeYoung St
Marion, IL

 

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01/12/19
Night At The Theater Trivia Night


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01/14/19
Event Meeting: Annual Awards Banquet & Auction

Meeting to discuss the Annual Awards Banquet & Auction.  Agenda to be emailed to committee members.

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01/18/19
Pepsi MidAmerica Job Fair

Hiring Event at Pepsi MidAmerica on January 18th 8am-4pm and 19th 8am-12pm located at Crisp Container, 700 Skyline Drive, Marion  IL. No appointments, walk-in applications only.  HR Staff and Managers will be present to conduct on the spot interviews.

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01/18/19
98th Marion Chamber of Commerce Annual Awards Banquet & Auction

The Marion Chamber of Commerce cordially invites you to attend our 98th Marion Chamber of Commerce Annual Awards Banquet & Auction Friday, January 18, 2019, at The Pavilion. 

Dinner Menu
Provided by Great Boars of Fire
Romaine and Baby Greens Salad with Feta Cheese, Pine Nuts, Craisins & Raspberry Vinaigrette Dressing.
Prime Rib and Garlic Rib Chicken Breasts
Twice Baked Potatoes and Green Beans
Gourmet Dinner Rolls with Butter Patties
Delicious Desserts

2019 Annual Awards Nomination Form
Nominations are being accepted for the Chamber's Annual Awards for Distinguished Member, Distinguished Business, Citizen of the Year, Lifetime Achievement, and Young Professional Leadership.  

To nominate an individual, please fill out the following form or call or visit the Marion Chamber of Commerce office to receive the nomination form. All nominations must be received by 4:30 p.m. on November 20, 2018. Awards will be presented at the Marion Chamber of Commerce's 98th Annual Auction and Awards Banquet. 

ONLINE NOMINATIONS FORM or DOWNLOADABLE FORM - PDF
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Sponsorships
This event is an evening of celebration and reflection on the past year.  We thank our amazing sponsors for helping to make the event so memorable.

SPONSORSHIP INFORMATION

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01/18/19
Taylor Mason

Taylor and his "friends" are coming back! There will be special "family pack" pricing again for this event. Tickets will go on sale before Christmas. Details coming soon.

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01/19/19
Pepsi MidAmerica Job Fair

Hiring Event at Pepsi MidAmerica on January 18th 8am-4pm and 19th 8am-12pm located at Crisp Container, 700 Skyline Drive, Marion  IL. No appointments, walk-in applications only.  HR Staff and Managers will be present to conduct on the spot interviews.

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01/22/19
Marion Chamber Membership Committee meeting

The Marion Chamber Membership Committee will meet at noon at the Chamber office. 

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01/23/19
Marion Chamber of Commerce Marketing Committee meeting

The Marion Chamber of Commerce Marketing Committee meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 8 a.m. at the Chamber office. 

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01/23/19
Marion Chamber of Commerce Sister City Committee meeting

The Marion Chamber of Commerce Sister City Committee will meet at the chamber office at 9am.

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01/24/19
Event Meeting: Grad Spree

This is a meeting for the post-Marion High School gradation event, Grad Spree.  To learn more about this event, please contact the chamber office.  Committee members will receive an agenda via email.

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01/25/19
Ribbon Cutting at the 618 Tap House

Join us as we celebrate the ribbon cutting of one of the newest restaurants in town!  

618 Tap House features 31 draft beers with local selections, top shelf mixed drinks, and a strong wine and bourbon menu. Come try your favorite drink and one of our great food options today!

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01/25/19
SIH Logo Reveal & Celebration

This is the first in a series of major announcements for SIH in 2019 which will positively impact the health and well-being of our patients and the people of Southern Illinois.

Appetizers, drinks and interactive da Vinci surgical robotic demonstrations to follow.

For more information, please call 618.457.5200 ext. 67934


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01/26/19
Marion Main Street Winter Open

Join us for our Marion Main Street Winter Open. Create a team of 2. Each $50 ticket will include 6 drink tickets, a t-shirt, food at each place, and an insane amount of fun! The course will be comprised of Bennie's, Union Street Pub, John Brown's on the Square, Martini Joe's, and Pookie's.
For more information and tickets, contact us on here!

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01/26/19
Hospice of Southern Illinois 9th Annual Red Carpet Gala

Join us for the 9th Annual Red Carpet Gala "The Ultimate Musical Roadtrip" Presented by: Heartland Regional Medical Center. Don't miss the premier social event of Southern Illinois! Tickets go on sale Friday October 5th at 8:30 p.m. Individual Tickets - $100 each, Table of 8 $650 and Table of 12 $900.

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01/30/19
Lunch & Learn January 2019: Lead Like a Girl

Eat, learn, discuss & grow!  
Raise your leadership and connect with others in a fun learning environment!

This Month's Topic: LEAD Like A Girl 
Join special guests Loretta Graham and Kim Vrooman of the Girl Scouts of Southern Illinois as they share with us their passion for empowering over 10,000 girls and 3,700 adult volunteers in our region.  

Loretta is the 2018 Live2Lead Transformational Leader and CEO of the Girl Scouts of S.I.  Kim is Director of Communications for Girl Scouts.  Their experience will inspire you to be a leader who builds courage, confidence, and character among those you serve.
 

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01/30/19
Weekly Job fair with the Southern Illinois Miners

Are you looking for a FUN summer job?! Well, Rent One Park will hold WEEKLY job fairs on Wednesday starting January 30th until March 27th, 4pm to 6pm in the Diamond Club. Please come prepared to interview and have a completed application that can be found on our website.

http://siminers.com/information/Job_Opportunities


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