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Events available for Registration...

Ladies Network Lunch
02/27/18
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Legislative Luncheon
03/09/18
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Taste of Duarte 2018
05/23/18
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Events in the month of February 2017
DateEvent
02/04/17
MDBAA Black History Jazz Brunch

Please join the Monrovia Duarte Black Alumni Association as we host our first Jazz Brunch to kick off Black History Month. Enjoy sounds from The Nolan Shaheed Quartet, great food, and jazz history. Tickets are $30 per person and can be purchased in advance at Simply Divine Salon and Spa 319 W. Huntington Dr., Monrovia.

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02/07/17
The Diagnosis is Alzheimer’s Disease: Now What?

Receiving a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia can be overwhelming and leave both caregiver and loved one feeling unsure about next steps.
Join us for a free session on Tuesday, February 7, from 10–11:30 a.m. at Westminster Gardens where you will learn four critical steps you can take to improve well-being for both of you.
In this session, you'll learn how to:
 
  • Initiate available treatments
  • Seek education and support
  • Connect with the caregiving community
  • Plan together for the journey ahead
Don’t wait on this great opportunity. Seating is limited so please RSVP today.  
 

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02/07/17
Tri-Chamber Mixer at Methodist Hospital


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02/08/17
Frozen Sweet Open House

GRAND OPENING!

NEW BUSINESS

FROZEN SWEET
Custard - Treats

1428 E. Huntington Dr., Duarte
(Buena Vista Street in the Grocery Outlet shopping center)

Wednesday, February 8
4:00-4:15 p.m. - Chamber Ribbon Cutting

All items will be 50% off the entire day!

Fresh pressed coffee

We make our frozen Custard fresh, in store, everyday.
Come on by and try it out!!!

www.frozensweet.com

Please R.S.V.P. to the Duarte Chamber of Commerce
626-357-3333

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02/10/17
BBQ Judging Workshop*CLASS CANCELLED*

The California BBQ Association (CBBQA) Judging Workshop is suited for certified BBQ judges (CBJ), cooks interested in how CBJs judge BBQ, and enthusiasts wanting to learn more about BBQ and how it is judged in sanctioned contests.


The workshop will discuss how people become certified judges, how to get into a BBQ contest as a judge, what the roles and responsibilities are for judges, types of BBQ categories and how each cut of meat is trimmed and presented, how appearance, taste and texture is judged, regional types of BBQ across the country, and addresses many of the BBQ judging myths seen on television.


This class is in its fourth year and taught by master judges, contest organizers, contest representatives, and professional BBQ cooks on the BBQ. Though CBBQA membership is not required, it is strongly encouraged. Membership is just $36/year and a link to become a member can be found on the top right of the CBBQA.org homepage or here: http://www.cbbqa.org/wiki/index.php?title=Membership.


Topics will include:

• Working with contest organizers (Robert Stouffer)

• Roles and Responsibilities (Kelly McIntosh)

• History of BBQ (Aaron Staines)

• Jump-starting Your Judging Experience (Scott Simpson)

• BBQ Anatomy & Demo (Donna Fong)

• Regional BBQ & Demo (Harry Soo)

• Appearance (Cindy Wilcken)

• Texture & Tenderness & Demo (Julie Poe)

• Importance and Psychology of Taste (Harry Soo)

• Judging Myths (Panel Q&A)


Students who have accounts on JudgeBBQ.com will receive credit for the course. Each participating student will receive a workshop pin on the day of the class. Please email Donna Fong at butchersdaughter@hotmail.com for a registration form.

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* Please note that this workshop is not affiliated with any sanctioning body and does not certify students as judges for BBQ sanctioning bodies.


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02/10/17
Duarte Women's Club Spaghetti Dinner

Spaghetti Dinner
 
  • Brought to you by Duarte Women's Club
  • Enjoy nice dinner
  • Door Prizes - Opportunity Drawings

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02/14/17
Healthy Living Series - Women's Health

Free Healthy Living Series

Maryvale Family Resource and Early Education Center
2501 East Huntington Dr.
Duarte, CA

Second Tuesday of each month from 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

February topic:
Women's Health
Learn about the health risks, symptoms, treatments, and causes of important issues for women, from reproductive, breast, pregnancy & prenatal health care, to menopause issues.

RSVP to Graciela Avila, Office Manager
626-263-9133
 

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02/16/17
Duarte School District Board Meeting

Regular Board Meeting of the Duarte Unified School District.

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02/16/17
MADIA Tech Launch Event

MADIA Tech Launch Event: THURSDAY On-Site Meet-Up at Tanner Research with serial tech and health entrepreneur, John Tanner, February 16, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., 825 S Myrtle Ave, Monrovia, CA 91016.

Join MADIA Tech Launch at Tanner Research for another Second THURSDAY Meet-up on February 16. As before, the primary objective is to bring together our members, entrepreneurs, and entrepreneur-minded people for networking. In addition, serial tech and health entrepreneur*, John Tanner, will discuss Integrated Circuits, Pogo Sticks, Robots, And Heart Disease. We will also discuss future MADIA events and building on the entrepreneurial ecosystem already at the heart of San Gabriel Valley. Please join us! While here, you are invited to enjoy a healthy and delicious buffet dinner for $8.50 per person. Sign-up at https://madia_tech_launch_feb_meetup.eventbrite.com.
*Tanner Research, Inc. (Founder, CEO) (www.tanner.com), The Nutrition Science Foundation (Founder, Director) (www.nusci.org), Little Green Forks (Founder, President) (www.littlegreenforks.com), and Tanner Care Health and Wellness Center (Founder, CEO) (www.tannercare.com).


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02/21/17
Good Morning Duarte Networking Breakfast

Connect with the Community! ALL Businesses and Residents are welcome


7:00 a.m. - 7:30 a.m. Networking
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Program


Members with reservation $15 A reservation made is a reservation paid.
Potential members $20
Full buffet American/Mexican breakfast/Coffee/Desserts
Round about introduction of your business. Bring business cards

Program:  626 Golden Streets Event,
Foothill Transit partnering with LA Metro & Bike SGV

Please note **A Reservation made is a Reservation Paid**

 

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02/23/17
Sales and Use Tax Business Seminar

Simplifying Taxes for Your Business
(Presented by the Board of Equalization)

 
  1. Sales and use tax, What's Taxable?
  2. Responsibilities as a seller in California
  3. How your business can avoid problems
  4. Where to find BOE resources and services

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02/23/17
Dual Chamber Networking Mixer

Duarte and Irwindale Chambers Networking Mixer
  • Networking and Raffle prizes
  • Great food and drinks


 

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02/25/17
Electronic e-waste recycling event

The Duarte Chamber of Commerce is teaming up with:
Computer Recycling Team Inc. for

Electronics e-Waste Recycling Event

Saturday, February 25 (rescheduled from February 18)

Time:  9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Where:  Foothill Family
1801 Huntington Dr.
Duarte

WHY?
Get rid of the old electronics, maximize your square footage and it's good for the environment!
Also bring printers, keyboards and mice, etc.

 

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02/28/17
Ladies Brown Bag Network Lunch

Ladies Networking Brown Bag Lunch
Please bring your own lunch. Drinks and desserts will be provided.


Chamber Members - FREE

Potential New Members - $10
(No charge if you join the Chamber)


 

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