Calendar of Events - White Bear Area Chamber of Commerce

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4/20/20214:00pm to 7:00pmChick-Fil-A

Futures in Bloom 2021 - Healthcare Heroes

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Join us for the Century College Foundation virtual breakfast fundraiser event,
Futures in Bloom!

Event MC Laura Keithahn, Vice President of Hospital Operations at M Health Fairview St. John’s Hospital, will lead you through a series of personal stories detailing the tremendous adaptability and sacrifice our students, alumni, employees and healthcare heroes have demonstrated this past year.

Learn how you can support Century students and the incredible partnerships between Century and our local hospitals and clinics. You will also connect in real time with fellow attendees in small group chat rooms.

Join us as we honor our Century community heroes!

Register in advance: HERE

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4/22/2021 Shari Wilson

Connecting is the heart of the WBACC Women in Business group. Through this amazing group of entrepreneurs and industry professionals you will find people with like minds who 'get' you! It is a great way to find a mentor, get results, build your confidence and find inspiration. They don't believe in strangers, only people they haven't met yet! If you haven't been to a Women in Business meeting - please join us to connect, learn & grow. Reservations are required and a link to the event will be sent one day prior.

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4/22/202111:30am to 1:00pmShari Wilson


2021 Adopt-A-Highway
White Bear Area Chamber of Commerce
April 24, 2021 | 9:00am - 12:00pm
Join us on Saturday, April 24th to beautify Highway 61. Since 1990 the White Bear Area Chamber has been an "Adopt A Highway" sponsor, cleaning up a 2 mile stretch of Highway 61 that runs through the downtown area of White Bear Lake.

We start the day at 9:00 am outside the Chamber office with rolls & juice, watch a short safety video, get vests, gloves, trash pickers and bags, then hit the road.  

After a great morning of friends and pickup, we'll all gather again for lunch before heading home.

Children must be 13 years of age or older and supervised by an adult.

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4/24/20219:00am to 12:00pmMaureen Francis

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4/27/20214:00pm to 7:00pmChick-Fil-A


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4/27/20215:00pm to 8:00pmMaureen Francis

Big Red Barn Sale
Saturday, May 1, 2021 | 11:00am - 4:00pm

The big red barn at the Bruentrup Heritage Farm will be home to 40+ artisans, crafters, vintage sellers, flea market and direct sellers. Shoppers can safely enjoy both outdoor and well-ventilated indoor environments. Do the Twist or dance a hoedown to a live band playing '50s and country music, and when you get hungry, grab some deep-fried tacos or corn dogs or pork chops on a stick (on sale), made by the volunteers at the Maplewood Area Historical Society. Also, check out the exhibits and tour the grounds! 

Masks will be required in the barn. Rules pertaining to COVID-19 restrictions will apply. For safety purposes, only a limited number of shoppers at a time will be allowed to browse the indoor shopping areas. Vendors will be on each floor of the barn and also on the grounds. The Maplewood Area Historical Society volunteers will be maintaining clean, disinfected public areas. The Bruentrup Heritage Farm is an accessible space, however, the barn basement area is slightly more difficult to enter with a wheelchair.

WHERE: Bruentrup Heritage Farm, 2170 County Road D East, Maplewood, 55109
WHO: Sponsored by the Maplewood Area Historical Society
COST: Free admission. Donations to the Maplewood Area Historical Society accepted.
CONTACT: Mary O’Malley, 651-330-3862, email:

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5/1/202111:00am to 4:00pmMary OMalley


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5/1/202112:00pm to 6:00pmJanee Katz

Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
Pontoons on Bald Eagle
4444 129th Street North | White Bear Lake
May 4th | 3:30pm
Spring is happening and you are invited to join us at Pontoons on Bald Eagle for their Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Celebration! We will get to learn more about their various water-fun rental options and hear from the owners about their entire operation. You will not want to miss this celebration on the lake and Remember your business cards! 
Pontoons are perfect for relaxing with your friends and family for a beautiful day out on Bald Eagle Lake. A day on one of our pontoons is a day you will never forget!

At Pontoons on Bald Eagle we rent you the world’s premier luxury Bennington pontoons, you will be driving a luxury boat with a quiet, easy to operate Yamaha engine.

Our brand new fleet of 2021 luxury Bennington pontoons come with: a live well, bass seats, fishing rod holders, three luxurious couches that are cushioned and upholstered in yacht grade soft-touch premium vinyl, reclining captain’s chair, Bluetooth stereo system, bimini top, depth finder, swimming ladder and of course an anchor.

Just bring your swimsuit, food, and beverage of choice and we will handle the rest. The boat will be in the water ready to go when you arrive and we will provide all of your safety equipment including life jackets, fire extinguisher, and throwable cushion along with an orientation of the boat and lake so you feel comfortable before leaving the dock.

We provide free gas and never charge for whatever amount of gas you use. With over 1,000 acres of water, the best fishing in the area, and an island with a sand bar there is plenty to see and do on Bald Eagle

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5/4/20213:30pm to 4:00pmShari Wilson

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5/4/20214:00pm to 7:00pmChick-Fil-A


Celebrate Mother's Day on Sunday, May 9th with a wine and chocolate tasting at the winery! Your host Louisa Hext  
will guide you through a 90-minute wine and chocolate pairing class which showcases regional wines and locally crafted chocolates. Hone your expertise by discerning the subtle flavor notes during the pairing.
Louisa, who currently lives in Minneapolis, hails from London, England. She is an entertaining storyteller who excites and engages her audience. Come and explore the complex world of chocolate and wine! A great adventure for Mother's Day! 

For more information and tickets click here

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5/9/202112:00pm to 6:00pmJanee Katz

Heart 4 Art 2021

Heart 4 Art is WBCA’s annual (and only) fundraiser dedicated entirely to supporting programming at YOUR art center. All WBCA arts programming, gallery exhibitions and community outreach initiatives are made possible because of the generosity of donors just like you! Join us as we embark on a new, virtual, season of Heart 4 Art that nourishes what comes alive through the arts.

Stay tuned all spring to learn how your support makes a difference. Mark your calendars for the grand finale online event on May 13!

Download & Mail: Click here for a form

Please drop off mail containing gifts or private information at a post office, or by hand to a mail carrier. 


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5/13/2021 Lori Swanson





Pre-Show Happy Hour: 6:30PM

Main Video Program: 7:00-7:30PM

Silent Auction Closes: 8:00PM

Join us for an evening filled with special musical performances from talented local actors, a special message from LPT's Executive Director, Rob Thomas, a unique silent auction, and creative ways to celebrate from the comfort of your own home. 

Check back here for themed recipes & cocktails to make from the comfort of your own home! (Videos launching April 20th, 2021!)

Take a picture of how you're celebrating and use the hashtag #LPTGala2021 to be entered to win a season subscription for our 2021/2022 season!

It's Easy!

1. Register to participate virtually. Through this platform you can bid on auction items and make donations from 10:00AM on Thursday, May 13th to 8:00PM on Thursday, May 20th! Bid from your couch and if you win, we'll mail everything to you in the coming weeks. Easy!
2. Follow us on Facebook ( or visit this page at 7:00PM on Thursday, May 20th to tune into our virtual program.

*Thanks to provisions in the CARES Act in tax year 2021 you have the opportunity to deduct above-the-line up to $300 of charitable gifts for filers taking the standard deduction and an expanded limit on charitable contributions for itemizers.*

This year was an unprecedented year for arts organizations. With YOUR help, your community stage was able to hold successful children's programming, stream our first virtual Season 67 3/4, and host an outdoor concert series & continuing virtual book club.

We are not out of the woods yet. The effects of COVID-19 are potently affecting all arts organizations. Please donate what you can today, so that Your Community Stage remains a thriving and vibrant arts center for generations to come.

* $50 can give the gift of a beautiful costume piece for one actor

* $100 can give the gift of personal protective equipment for staff, teaching artists, and performers

* $250 can give the gift of one student scholarship for a Lakeshore Players Education Program

* $500 can give the gift of acquiring a professional videographer for online events and productions

* $1,000 can give the gift of production rights for one performance of our MainStage shows

* ANY amount funds theatre education and enrichment in your community! 



1000 Words Photography - MN

Artistry MN

Becca Hart

Brave New Workshop

Cafe Latte

Castle Danger Brewing

Christine Wade

Club Pilates White Bear Lake

Commonweal Theatre Company

Como Friends

Daleko Arts

Darryl Skobba & Kathleen McLaughlin

Deb Berry Photography

Elena Glass

Frank Murphy Designs

Great Lakes Aquarium

Ginny Leutgeb

Guthrie Theater

History Theatre

Jen Burleigh-Bentz

JP Barone & Victoria Reinhardt

Kowalski's White Bear Lake

Kwik Trip

LifeCore Yoga

Lyric Arts Main Street Stage

Mall of America

Melting Pot Restaurant

Michael & Linda Kay Smith

Minnesota Jewish Theatre Company

NorthHaus Folk School

Park Square Theater

Peggy & Craig Witthaus

PureBarre Woodbury

Rob Thomas

Ruth Chris' Steakhouse

Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra

Saint Paul Saints

Stages Theatre Company

Stefanie Fauth, Spirited Voice Designs

Stevie Ray's Comedy Cabaret

Surdyk's Catering

The Alchemist

Theater Latte Da

Three Rivers Park District


U of MN Landscape Arboretum

W.A. Frost & Co.

White Bear Country Inn & Rudy's Redeye Grill

White Bear Lake Floral

Wild Mountain Waterpark

Yellow Tree Theatre

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5/20/20216:30pm to 8:00pmRob Thomas

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5/25/20214:00pm to 7:00pmChick-Fil-A

Guest Speaker: TBD
Location: Wherever you are!
Tuesday, June 1st | 7:30am - 9:00am
.Join us for a morning of Chamber Connections following a presentation from Angelia Millender, President of Century College, we will enjoy a time of connecting with other business leaders, grow your area network, share ideas and promote your businesses. All you have to do is register for this event and you will be sent a link to the meeting one day prior to the event.

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6/1/20217:30am to 9:00amShari Wilson

There is no better way to spend a
Friday in June
than on the Golf Course!

Join us for a Fun Golf Tourney Unlike Any Other...
The White Bear Area Chamber

 "Not Your Typical Golf" Tourney
Friday, June 4th, 2021

Registration Fee includes:
Green Fees, Cart, Chance at Great Prizes, Driving Range, Putting Green, Course Games & Contests
9 FREE Beer / Beverage Holes & 9 FREE Food Holes
and this year with a 

10:00 am Shotgun Start

Register NOW to get the Early Bird Special!  
Prices go up after May1st.

$135 Individuals
$500 Foursome

Reserve your spots today!

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6/4/202110:00am to 4:00pmMaureen Francis

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 Lisa Beecroft


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 Lisa Beecroft

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6:00pm to 9:00pmLisa Beecroft

8:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Memorial Beach, White Bear Lake. Featuring Free & Easy Band. Food & beverages available for purchase.  Sponsored by: Explore White Bear, White Bear Lake Rotary Club, and White Bear Lake Superstore 


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7/2/20218:00pm to 11:00pmLisa

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