Calendar of Events - Charleston Area Chamber of Commerce
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09/10/15
 -05/19/16
Lake Land College Leadership Series

Leadership Series
Your leaders mush become extraordinary leaders for organization to succeed.  This program is designed to develop and enhance the skills of your leaders.  All participants will develop individualized and practical skills that will take their leadership skills to the next level and transform them into extraordinary leaders.

THE SERIES INCLUDES:
Communicating for Superior Teamwork
8 am - noon  September 10, 2015

Principles & Qualitiesof Genuine Leadership 
8 am - noon  October 8, 2015
Communication Excellence: Managing Performance with DiSC
8 am - noon November 5, 2015
Providing Constructive Feedback
8 am - noon December 17, 2015
Coaching - Developing Others
8 am - noon January 14, 2016
Leading Change at Every Level
8 am - noon February 11, 2016
Resolving Conflict within Your Team
8 am - noon March 10, 2016
Delegating for Shared Success
8 am - noon April 28, 2016
Giving Recognition
8 am - noon May 19, 2015


 

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05/04/16
Executive Committee Meeting

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05/09/16
Girl Scouts of Southern Illinois Golf Classic

Girl Scouts of Southern Illinois 27th Annual Girl Scout Golf Classic

 

May 9, 2016 - Sunset Hills Country Club – 2525 S. State Route 157 – Edwardsville, IL  62025

 

For 27 years, the Girl Scout golf tournament has played a significant role in funding programs and providing opportunities and financial assistance so all girls can participate in Girl Scouting regardless of their financial circumstances. Please help us continue our mission of building girls of Courage, Confidence and Character who make the world a better place and provide more opportunities for girls in southern Illinois by supporting our Girl Scout Golf Tournament!

Register today at www.gsofsi.org or call Jill Gobert at 618-307-3605.


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05/10/16
Board of Directors Meeting

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05/12/16
Business After Hours, hosted by Jackson Avenue Coffee

Chamber members and guests are invited to join us for an evening of networking, food, activities, and a 50/50 raffle hosted by Jackson Avenue Coffee.
 

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05/14/16
Races for All Paces

Sarah Bush Lincoln's 10th annual Races for all Paces, a multi-race event is set for Saturday, May 14, on the campus of Eastern Illinois University. The event includes a half marathon, as well as an individual 10K, 5K Run/Walk, 1-Mile Run/Walk, and even races for young children, including a “Toddler Trot” for kids ages 3 to 5 and a “Diaper Dash,” for kids under age 3. In addition, a 10K Relay/Predicted Time Challenge provides an opportunity for friends and co-workers to work together to improve their fitness level. Teams of six will run the 10K (6.2 miles) with each member running about one mile.  For more information and to register, go to www.sarahbush.org

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05/17/16
Buiness Before Hours, hosted by City of Charleston

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05/17/16
Effingham Courthouse Museum

The beautiful county courthouse, a historic building has remained a source of pride and, for those with a knowledge of its history, a bold proclamation of the spirit and direction of this part of Illinois. It is a reflection of the cultural foundations important since the first settlers came into this area.Bring money for lunch after the tour at Joe's Pizza (salads, sandwiches, pasta, too!) 

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05/18/16
What are Public Works?

Come learn how a city organizes and funds the processes that support the infrastructure.  This includes:

 

1) The City of Charleston's Public Works Department accomplishments in FY 15/16.

2) Explanation of various revenue sources for Public Works

3) Work plans and budgets for 2016-2021 in the Street, Utility, Water Treatment, Waste Water Treatment, and Engineering Departments

4) Process of establishing W/S rates using expense, revenues, and the CAMP (Capital Asset Management Plan) spreadsheet

 
 

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05/19/16
Diplomats Meeting

Diplomats Meeting is located at the UHotel.

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05/20/16
Jonah Fish Fry

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05/30/16
Memorial Day

Chamber Closed for the holiday