Calendar of Events - Affton Chamber of Commerce



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Whether you’re an active player, want to get back into the game or just try a new sport, we want you here on Mondays nights! Call 314-615-8822 for more information.

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10/7/2019
-11/11/2019
6:00pm to 8:00pmAffton Community Center


Advertising Opportunity for Chamber Members ONLY
 
Welcome new residents to 63123 by including 200 copies of an advertisement flyer, coupon, or menu in this quarterly packet.
 
You provide the inserts...we’ll mail it for you! Deadline for submission is Tuesday, October 15 by 1:00pm.
 

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10/15/20191:00pm to 1:00pmLisa Rackley


Ladies of Oakland October meeting.  Open to the public.

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10/15/20191:00pm to 2:30pmNancy Harmon


Members working closely with legislators & government officials to improve Affton.

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10/16/20199:00am to 10:00amLisa Rackley


$20 a person or a table of 8 for $150. Table sponsors available for $50. Tickets include beer, soda, chips & salsa. 50/50 raffle, Rodent Roulette, Plinko, Silent Auction.

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10/19/2019 


Join us at Affton Community Center on select Saturdays for an open play family volleyball session! All skill levels welcome. Parents must be present. This is a great opportunity to practice and play in a non-competitive, fun environment. Dates may vary due to special events. Please call 314-615-8822 for more information.

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10/19/2019
-12/28/2019
9:00am to 11:30amAffton Community Center


St. John Paul II parish (formerly St. Dominic Savio and St. George parishes) will host it's annual trivia night on Saturday, Oct. 19. The event has been renamed in memory of Jim, due to his past role as emcee and trivia-question writer. 20% of the profits will go to the James J. Slama Scholarship Foundation. Over $1400 was raised for the scholarship last year!!

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10/19/20197:00pm to 10:00pm


The staff at Mercy Therapy Services - 9964 Kennerly will hold a free balance screening to establish an assessment of your fall risk. You must be able to walk without the help of someone else with or without an assistive device. Results can be forwarded to your doctor. If appropriate, your doctor may choose to pursue formal therapy.

Call 314-849-2366 for an appointment.

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10/22/20198:00am to 11:00amAmber ODonnell, PT, DPT



$35 per person. MEMBERS ONLY.
All attendees must prepay.

Since 2016, Crestwood-Sunset Hills and Kirkwood-Des Peres Area Chambers have hosted an annual economic conference.  This year, Affton, Brentwood, Chesterfield, Maplewood/Richmond Heights, Midwest Veterans and Webster Groves/Shrewsbury/Rock Hill Area Chambers of Commerce will join us to present the 4th Annual Mid-County Area Chambers of Commerce Economic Outlook Breakfast, Thursday, 10/24/19 at Sunset Country Club.  With a combined membership of 2200+, 1600+ businesses, and four County Council Districts (3, 5, 6 and 7), common economic issues will be amplified. 
 
At this year’s event Sam Page, M.D., St. Louis County Executive, will provide the keynote address, followed by a panel of economic leaders speaking on key components driving and encouraging Regional economic growth.  Panelists include Rodney Crim, Interim CEO, St. Louis Economic Partnership, Derek Grier, MO State Rep and Chair, House Workforce Development Committee, and Juli Niemann, EVP, Smith Moore.  Carol Daniel, long-time KMOX radio host, will emcee. 
 
As in previous years, attendees will include business, civic, legislative, and municipal leaders representing critical industries and related economic sectors in the Region. The 2019 Mid-County Area Chambers Economic Outlook Breakfast provides the opportunity for sponsors to meet with Chamber members creating and contributing to the economic significance of the Mid-County Region.
 
Objectives of the event: 
Collaborate and leverage collective influence for Chamber members.
Represent the value the St. Louis Mid-County Area delivers to the Region’s economic prosperity.
Provide a high-level networking opportunity for participants.

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10/24/20197:30am to 9:00amLisa Rackley


Join a park ranger on a 90-minute, 3 mile relaxing run from Ulysses S. Grant’s home, White Haven, to St. Paul’s Cemetery and back. Runners will explore the history of Grantwood Village and the original site of Grant’s “Hardscrabble” cabin. Free reservations are required. Call 314-842-1867 ext. 230.
 

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10/26/201910:00am to 11:30amUlysses S. Grant National Historic Site


The act of painting outside has played a key role in the history of the National Park Service. Join us for an introductory plein air watercolor class at Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site on Saturday, October 26, 2019, from 10 am – 12 pm with former NPS Artist-in-Residence, Melissa Bauer. Participants will learn plein air painting fundamentals and techniques from an experienced plein air artist. All necessary supplies will be provided by the National Park Service in partnership with Jefferson National Parks Association. 

Class size is limited to 12 people, and registration is required. A materials fee of $28 will be collected by Jefferson National Parks Association to help defray the cost of supplies. Participants are welcome to take home their watercolor pan sets, brushes, and pencils. The class runs from 10 am – 12 pm. Participants are welcome to stay longer on the park grounds to continue painting the historic architecture and foliage. Melissa Bauer will provide suggestions and encouragement throughout the day. 

To register visit: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/plein-air-watercolor-workshop-at-the-park-registration-65419075215
 

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10/26/201910:00am to 11:30amJulie Northrip


Pot Luck Luncheon followed by Membership meeting.  Program presented by John Murphy.....Authentic Portrayal of an 18th Century Barber Surgeon.

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10/27/201912:30pm to 3:30pmCharlie Brown


ambassador (am-bas-uh-der, -dawr)
a person who acts as a representative or promoter of a specified activity
Ambassadors are official representatives of the Affton Chamber that serve as volunteers on the “front-line” of our meetings & events. Help educate prospective members & guests, welcome new members, and facilitate networking. Committee attends Affton Chamber events (meetings, ribbon cuttings, social hours, etc.) and facilitates Key to the 123 Seminar.

If you are interested in finding out more information about becoming an Ambassador, please contact Mandy.

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10/29/201910:00am to 11:00amMandy Montgomery


Have lunch at the beautiful Historic Oakland House, built in 1853.  Celebrate a birthday with friends or just come for the ambiance.  

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11/7/201911:00am to 1:30pmDot Huebener


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11/7/20195:30pm to 7:00pmLisa Rackley


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11/11/2019 



The New Tax Law After 1 Year—Practice Is Very Different From Theory.

presented by Joe Eckelkamp, The E & A CFO Group
Lots of myths/misconceptions exist about the impact of 2017’s tax law changes (TCJA). The law of unintended consequences also applies. Now that we’re through a full tax cycle under those rules, we know some predictions were incorrect, some are being felt more slowly than expected, and some were dead-on accurate. Find out the real outcome.

$15 Members | $20 Non-Members
Please register by November 8.

Sponsored by All Family Care

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11/14/201911:15am to 1:00pmLisa Rackley


8th Annual Affton Christian Church Craft Fair
Free Admission - Food and beverages available for purchase. 100% of the proceeds from space rental and the food sales are being donated to the Salvation Army Disaster Fund. Elevator and handicapped restrooms available. Please come and enjoy all the different crafts ready for purchase. Support our crafters and a worthy cause.

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11/16/20199:00am to 3:00pmJan Carson/Barb Grofe


Ladies of Oakland November meeting.  Open to the public.

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11/19/20191:00pm to 2:30pmNancy Harmon


Members working closely with legislators & government officials to improve Affton.

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11/20/20199:00am to 10:00amLisa Rackley


Join a park ranger on a 90-minute, 3 mile relaxing run from Ulysses S. Grant’s home, White Haven, to St. Paul’s Cemetery and back. Runners will explore the history of Grantwood Village and the original site of Grant’s “Hardscrabble” cabin. Free reservations are required. Call 314-842-1867 ext. 230.
 

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11/23/201910:00am to 11:30amUlysses S. Grant National Historic Site


Question: What’s an Awesome Way to Spend an Evening?
Answer: Trivia Night!
Teams consist of up to 8 players. Cost is $160.00 per team for 10 Rounds and a fun-filled evening. Price includes Popcorn, Beer, Soda, and water.

Presented by J & J Construction & Remodeling

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11/23/20196:30pm to 10:00pmLisa Rackley


ambassador (am-bas-uh-der, -dawr)
a person who acts as a representative or promoter of a specified activity
Ambassadors are official representatives of the Affton Chamber that serve as volunteers on the “front-line” of our meetings & events. Help educate prospective members & guests, welcome new members, and facilitate networking. Committee attends Affton Chamber events (meetings, ribbon cuttings, social hours, etc.) and facilitates Key to the 123 Seminar.

If you are interested in finding out more information about becoming an Ambassador, please contact Mandy.

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11/26/201910:00am to 11:00amMandy Montgomery


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11/28/2019
-11/29/2019
 


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11/30/2019 


Watch Santa Claus ride to the Affton Community Center on a fire truck from the Affton Fire Protection District! Santa will light the holiday tree and pass out treats to children. Enjoy a dance recital by Footnotes and don’t forget your camera for a great photo opportunity! Call 314-615-8822 for more information.
 

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12/1/20193:30pm to 4:30pmAffton Community Center



Unlock your Membership!
Learn how to make the most of your Affton Chamber membership by taking advantage of opportunities to network, market your business, use online tools, and more!
New Members, New Representatives, and Prospective Members Welcome
Complimentary

 

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12/4/20198:00am to 9:00amMandy Montgomery


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12/5/20195:30pm to 7:00pmLisa Rackley


Hear a story, see a puppet show, visit with Santa, get a home baked cookie from Mrs. Claus.

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12/7/2019
-12/8/2019
11:00am to 3:00pmCharlie Brown


Hear a story, see a puppet show, visit with Santa, get a home baked cookie from Mrs. Claus.

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12/11/2019
-12/13/2019
9:00am to 1:00pmCharlie Brown


$15 Members | $20 Non-Members
Please register by December 6.

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12/12/201911:15am to 1:00pmLisa Rackley


Cash in on unwanted goods or perhaps find your next treasure at the Affton Community Center Flea Market. We can't wait to see what you will find!

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12/14/20198:30am to 1:00pmAffton Community Center


Hear a story, see a puppet show, visit with Santa, get a home baked cookie from Mrs. Claus.

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12/14/2019
-12/15/2019
11:00am to 3:00pmCharlie Brown


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