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Events in the month of May 2018
DateEvent
05/01/18
Meet the School Districts Lunch

Learn how the local districts serve our community and join us for Fabulously Fun Networking at the 3rd Annual Meet the School Districts Lunch.  To register, please click here. 

Tuesday, May 1
Meet the School Districts Lunch
11:30 am to 1:15 pm
Arizona Broadway Theatre
7701 W. Paradise Ln., Peoria

Advanced Reservations are Required.
Click Here to RSVP.
$30.00 West Valley Women Members
$35.00 Non West Valley Women Members

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05/01/18
Lunch N Learn - Doing Construction Business With Luke AFB

"Doing Construction Business With Luke AFB"
Commercial Contractors, Architects, and Engineers definitely need to attend this lunch. You'll learn the who, what, why, and how of doing business with Luke.
Speaker: Major Barbara Divine & Ms. Mary Peetz, Luke AFB

Lunch is sponsored by Angel's Diner, please let us know if you will be attending at 623-932-2260 or info@southwestvalleychamber.org

Please join us May 1st from 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, at the Southwest Valley Chamber of Commerce office, 289 N. Litchfield Rd., Goodyear.
 

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05/01/18
POT OF GOLD LIVE AUCTION

Pot Of Gold Live Auction
215 E Western Ave Avondale
623-935-9907
PotOfGoldEstate.com
Tuesday May 1st
Bidding Starts at 6:00 p.m.


400 Lots of Antiques, Collectibles, Jewelry, Coins, Art, Firearms, Cars, Boats, Motorcycles, Vintage Toys, Vintage Furniture, Coin-op, and the Unique and Rare! There is something for everyone!  Come and preview items starting at Noon on Auction Day.
Pot Of Gold knows how to treat their auction customers right… Auctions are indoor, air conditioned, with comfy chairs, food trucks, free cake and cookies, amazing treasures, and a whole lot of fun!
Can’t make the live auction? NO PROBLEM…
Bid online up to 1 hour before the auction starts. PotOfGoldEstate.com

more info...
05/01/18
Bingo Night - American Legion Post #61

The American Legion Post #61 hosts bingo each Tuesday night starting at 6:45 PM at, 35 N. Dysart Rd., Avondale.

Bingo nights have 17 games including Quickie, Early Bid, Double Action and a $1,000 progressive game.

Supports the are's youth and veterans.
For more info call 623-932-4960.

more info...
05/02/18
Networking at Noon

Business & lunch networking event!


Located at:
    Haymaker Restaurant Co.
    1800 N. Litchfield Rd.
    Goodyear, AZ 85338

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05/03/18
8:00 Round Up Networking

 
SMART Referrals “8:00 Roundup” Networking Group

Meeting starts at 8:00 AM

The location of the meeting is at Rudy’s Bar-B-Q 
located at 845 N Litchfield Rd, Goodyear, AZ, 85338

To 
RSVP for that meeting either on our Meetup page (SMART Referrals Business Networking Group)https://www.meetup.com/S-M-A-R-T-Referrals-Southwest-Marketing-And-Referral-Team/events/llqndpyxcbxb/, on our Facebook Page (SMART Referrals “8:00 Roundup” Networking Group) https://www.facebook.com/events/1788576651215086/ orhttps://www.facebook.com/events/199226247299840/ by texting / calling me (Darren Mullins) at 602-499-6427, or by emailing me at darren.mullins@libertymutual.com.  

 

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05/03/18
Chamber 101

Have you been thinking about joining the Southwest Valley Chamber of Commerce? Are you a new member and need help taking advantage of the Chamber's benefits? Or, have you been a member for a long time and need a refresher on what the Chamber can do to help you and your business? Then come out to Chamber 101!
Catering by Haymaker Restaurant Co.

This event is FREE, but space is limited. Please call the Chamber at 623-932-2260 to RSVP and save yourself a seat!

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05/04/18
Staples Small Business Week & Expo

Thanks for being such a loyal customer and an important part of our local community. I’d like to invite you to our Small Business Week celebration from April 29th – May 5th
 
Below are just a couple of reasons to stop by:
 
­– Enter our Small Business Week Sweepstakes from 4/29 through 6/2 for a chance to win $1,000 in Print & Marketing Services. Just make a purchase of $25 or more in-store* and get a code to enter online. Visit Staples.com/smbweek for more details.
-- Our Print & Marketing Team can help you with everything – from banners to brochures to business cards and more.  Visit the in-store exhibit to learn more.
Visit our Small Business Expo on May 4, from 9AM to 9PM. You’ll meet and network with other small businesses and learn tips on how to grow your business with new marketing materials.
 
My team and I are here to support you with everything you need to succeed – from office supplies, to technology and furniture, to marketing materials. The next time you’re in the store, please feel free to ask for me. I’m always happy to talk about how we can help your business go further.

Please confirm if you would like to set up a table..
 
See you soon.
 
Tyler Williams
General Manager
1755 N Pebble Creek Parkway
Goodyear, AZ 85395
623.535.0798

 

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05/04/18
Planet Fitness Ribbon Cutting


Join us on May 4th to welcome Planet Fitness to the Chamber family! They are open and staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. With no commitment and only $10 a month, what's not to love!?

Ribbon cutting ceremony will start at Noon.
Planet Fitness, 515 S. Cotton Lane, Goodyear, AZ 85338
 

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05/05/18
Water Walk 5k


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05/05/18
Racing for Hope

Homeless Youth Connection is excited to announce the fourth annual Racing for Hope, a unique and festive ga that features a blend of the rustic Southwest with the colorful pageantry and elegance of the Kentucky Derby. Guests will enjoy all the grand traditions of the Kentucky Derby, including southern and southwestern cuisine, a complimentary glass of champagne, donning fashionable derby hats and wagering on the ponies, all while socializing in a “millionaires’ row” setting.  The event culminates in the Run for the Roses, which will be simulcast on large screens placed throughout the setting for all to see and enjoy.

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05/07/18
Alzheimers Association Desert Southwest Chapter Support Group Meeting

There is no cost or commitment. Support groups provide a forum to share feelings, concerns, information and as a way of supporting and encouraging each other.

more info...
05/08/18
Bingo Night - American Legion Post #61

The American Legion Post #61 hosts bingo each Tuesday night starting at 6:45 PM at, 35 N. Dysart Rd., Avondale.

Bingo nights have 17 games including Quickie, Early Bid, Double Action and a $1,000 progressive game.

Supports the are's youth and veterans.
For more info call 623-932-4960.

more info...
05/09/18
Networking at Noon - FIELD TRIP!

Networking At Noon – FIELD TRIP!
We’re hitting the road this week for a famous NAN field trip! We’ll be going to Rosati’s Pizza and Sports Pub in Avondale. Bring your business cards and grab a slice! Join Chamber members for food and networking at Rosati’s Pizza and Sports Pub, 1729 N. Dysart Rd., #108, Avondale
 

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05/09/18
AAA presents: Travel Talk with Brendan Vacations

Join AAA and Brendan Vacations for a free travel event.  From Castles to kilts to legends and lochs, Ireland and Scotland have it all.  Discover hand-crafted travel experiences and must-see highlights from Brendan Vacations' travel experts. 
  • Exclusive event savings
  • One-on-one travel planning
  • Chance to win a $200 Grand Prize*
    *travel credit
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
Presentation at 2:30pm
PebbleCreek
Tuscany Falls Clubhouse
16262 Clubhouse Drive
Goodyear, AZ
RSVP to 602-230-3183 or
Hilda.Paulino@Arizona.AAA.com

more info...
05/10/18
The SMART (Southwest Marketing And Referrals Team) Referrals

The SMART (Southwest Marketing And Referrals Team) Referrals "Lunchtime Business Builders" Networking Group is for small business owners and professionals located in the Southwest Valley

more info...
05/10/18
Business After Hours - Yates Buick GMC

Join us for one heck of a party! Yates is going all out to make this a night you won't soon forget. There will be beer & wine, catering, door prizes, and they've even hired a live band to perform!


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05/11/18
Friday Business Connections

FBC is "The Place" for business professionals to come together to CONNECT, learn, and share ideas. This networking event is free to attend and everyone is welcome! Bring your business cards, your brightest smile, and a friend.

Doors open at 7:30am.

more info...
05/11/18
Ribbon Cutting - Carol & Company Salon


Carol & Company Salon is a one stop shop for everything beauty related. They do haircuts, waxing, manicures, pedicures, facials, massages, and more! Come by and say hi at Carol & Company Salon, 3810 S. Estrella Pkwy., Goodyear

Ribbon cutting ceremony will start at Noon.

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05/12/18
The Learning Experience - Grand Opening Open House

Grand Opening Event from 9am-1pm
Red Carpet inspired family photos, vendors, bounce house , food, classroom activities, live dj and dance party

more info...
05/14/18
Grand Opening: Army Recruiting Center

Grand opening of a new Army Recuiting office.

more info...
05/15/18
Grand Opening: Arizona Federal Credit Union Avondale

Grand opening of a new credit union branch.

more info...
05/15/18
Three Rivers Monthly Historical Presentation

You Are Invited!

Three Rivers Historical Society

Presents:

 

Caring for our Historians

Nydia Montijo from the Foundation for Senior Living

will discuss the range of services in the long-term care system and present suggestions on how to pay for them.

Take this opportunity to get more information for

yourself or your loved ones.

Tuesday, May 15th, 3 PM

Goodyear Community Room

14455 W. Van Buren, Goodyear

 

All are welcome, bring a friend!


more info...
05/15/18
POT OF GOLD LIVE AUCTION

Pot Of Gold Live Auction
215 E Western Ave Avondale
623-935-9907
PotOfGoldEstate.com
Tuesday May 15th
Bidding Starts at 6:00 p.m.


400 Lots of Antiques, Collectibles, Jewelry, Coins, Art, Firearms, Cars, Boats, Motorcycles, Vintage Toys, Vintage Furniture, Coin-op, and the Unique and Rare! There is something for everyone!  Come and preview items starting at Noon on Auction Day.
Pot Of Gold knows how to treat their auction customers right… Auctions are indoor, air conditioned, with comfy chairs, food trucks, free cake and cookies, amazing treasures, and a whole lot of fun!
Can’t make the live auction? NO PROBLEM…
Bid online up to 1 hour before the auction starts. PotOfGoldEstate.com

more info...
05/15/18
Bingo Night - American Legion Post #61

The American Legion Post #61 hosts bingo each Tuesday night starting at 6:45 PM at, 35 N. Dysart Rd., Avondale.

Bingo nights have 17 games including Quickie, Early Bid, Double Action and a $1,000 progressive game.

Supports the are's youth and veterans.
For more info call 623-932-4960.

more info...
05/16/18
Networking at Noon

Business & lunch networking event!


Located at:
    Haymaker Restaurant Co.
    1800 N. Litchfield Rd.
    Goodyear, AZ 85338

more info...
05/17/18
Class: Effective Websites

Part of the yearlong marketing series hosted by Dex-YP in partnership with the Southwest Valley Chamber of Commerce. This free training session is open to the public.

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05/18/18
Grand Opening: Mor Furniture Avondale

Celebrating the opening of a new location!

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05/19/18
Hairspray Jr. Performance & Arts Show

You're invited to Hairspray Jr!
A performance presented by Arts Academy at Estrella Mountain
Saturday, May 19, 2018
Hairspray Jr. Performance 2-4 pm
RSVP REQUIRED SEATS ARE LIMITED
jbauer@plccharterschools.org
Reception and Art Show 4-6 pm
ADULTS ONLY
Wine and Hor d'oueves will be served.
Child Care will be available for both the performance and reception.
Reservations are required: jbauer@plccharterschools.org


It is Arts Academy at Estrella Mountain's pleasure to invite you to our upcoming performance of Hairspray Jr. on Saturday, May 19, 2018.

Each semester Arts Academy at Estrella Mountain puts on a performance for our families. This semester we are including the community and we are delighted to extend an invitation to you!

The performance will be followed by a reception and Art Show. All art work has been done by our students. There will be a live auction auctioning several pieces of art work created by our students. The money from the auction will be used towards our future Football Field.

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05/21/18
Alzheimers Association Desert Southwest Chapter Support Group Meeting

There is no cost or commitment. Support groups provide a forum to share feelings, concerns, information and as a way of supporting and encouraging each other.

more info...
05/21/18
Lunch N Learn - How to Write a Press Release

Small-business owners are invited to learn one time-honored method for communicating with the staff of media-outlets at an upcoming workshop in the West Valley. "How to Write a Press Release" is the subject of our no-cost workshop at the Southwest Valley Chamber of Commerce. 
 
The one-hour workshop is open to the public and begins promptly at noon on Monday, May 21, 2018. The Chamber office is at 289 N. Litchfield Road in Goodyear, Arizona.

Participants will leave this workshop with the skills needed to create a basic media release that respects the needs of both the business and the hard-working people in the media. "Every business needs to communicate better. Mastering the succinct and audience-focused media release is needed skill for any entrepreneur," says Sean Buvala, the workshop presenter. "In the short workshop, I'll teach the basics of the media release and what I have learned over the last 32 years of marketing my own business."

About Sean Buvala:
Sean is a west-valley resident and has been writing press-releases for decades. He's a professional speaking coach and an award-winning storyteller who travels nationally working with business and education clients.

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05/22/18
Bingo Night - American Legion Post #61

The American Legion Post #61 hosts bingo each Tuesday night starting at 6:45 PM at, 35 N. Dysart Rd., Avondale.

Bingo nights have 17 games including Quickie, Early Bid, Double Action and a $1,000 progressive game.

Supports the are's youth and veterans.
For more info call 623-932-4960.

more info...
05/23/18
West Valley Women: SW Valley Quarterly Breakfast

Kick off your day with fabulously fun networking at West Valley Women's SW Valley Quarterly Breakfast.  Candace Wiest, President & CEO, West Valley National Bank, will give an update on banking.  To register, please click here. 

Wednesday, May 23
SW Valley Quarterly Breakfast
7:30 am to 9:00 am
Cancer Treatment Centers of America
14200 W. Celebrate Life Way, Goodyear

Advanced Reservations are Required.
Click Here to RSVP.
$25.00 West Valley Women Members
$30.00 Non West Valley Women Members

more info...
05/23/18
Networking at Noon

Business & lunch networking event!


Located at:
    Haymaker Restaurant Co.
    1800 N. Litchfield Rd.
    Goodyear, AZ 85338

more info...
05/24/18
Business & Breakfast: Luke Air Force Base - The 2018 Update

Featured speakers:
Lt. Col. Matt "Skid" Williams, Operations Group
Mary Peetz, Small Business Specialist
Larry Keen, Sponsorship Manager
Ana Robinson, MWR Contracting Officer

more info...
05/24/18
The SMART (Southwest Marketing And Referrals Team) Referrals

The SMART (Southwest Marketing And Referrals Team) Referrals "Lunchtime Business Builders" Networking Group is for small business owners and professionals located in the Southwest Valley

more info...
05/24/18
Ribbon Cutting: MBH Weight Loss and Wellness

MBH Weight Loss and Wellness is a medically supervised clinic for weight loss, B12 injections, hormone therapies, testosterone replacement and so much more!

Here's what to expect!
    Multiple raffle prizes which you do not have to be present to win. The winner will be announced via email.
    Door prize giveaway every hour - must be present to win.
    Food & refreshments.
    Demonstrations on the Ultrashape Power - noninvasive lipo machine, as well as mini consults to help determine which size for the ultrashape power promotional package.

    Several ribbon cutting discounts valid for that day only:
        1) $50 every weight loss package
        2) Botox $7.99/unit
            Filler- Buy 1 get 1 1/2 off
        3) Ultrashape Power Package--
            10 or 15% off ultrashape power series  (full 3 treatment series)
            3 IV hydrations
            Supplements
            Free Consultation
            $25 gift certificate to keep or give away
            OVER $700 IN SAVINGS (depends upon size of area to be treated)


Help us in welcoming them, 3301 N. Litchfield Rd., Ste. 700, Goodyear

Ribbon Cutting ceremony will start at Noon.

more info...
05/25/18
Friday Business Connections

FBC is "The Place" for business professionals to come together to CONNECT, learn, and share ideas. This networking event is free to attend and everyone is welcome! Bring your business cards, your brightest smile, and a friend.

Doors open at 7:30am.

more info...
05/25/18
Parent Night Out

Parents get to enjoy a night out while the kids attend a fun Karate Glow Weapon Event! 

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05/29/18
Lunch N Learn - Personal Economic Model


Personal Economic Model

This class will educate you on how to bring clarity to the often misunderstood issues of balancing your current lifestyle desires with your future lifestyle requirements.

Lunch will be provided, please RSVP by calling the Chamber at 623-932-2260.
Hosted by LifeTyme Financial Group, LLC!

Please join us May 29th from 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM, at the Southwest Valley Chamber of Commerce office, 289 N. Litchfield Rd., Goodyear.

more info...
05/29/18
Bingo Night - American Legion Post #61

The American Legion Post #61 hosts bingo each Tuesday night starting at 6:45 PM at, 35 N. Dysart Rd., Avondale.

Bingo nights have 17 games including Quickie, Early Bid, Double Action and a $1,000 progressive game.

Supports the are's youth and veterans.
For more info call 623-932-4960.

more info...
05/30/18
Networking at Noon

Business & lunch networking event!


Located at:
    Haymaker Restaurant Co.
    1800 N. Litchfield Rd.
    Goodyear, AZ 85338

more info...
05/31/18
Lunch N Learn - Get in the Zone and Stay There


Get in the Zone and Stay There

How to identify your strength zone or what you do well and focus on becoming outstanding.

Lunch will be provided, please RSVP by calling the Chamber at 623-932-2260.
Hosted by Yanick Hicks, The JOHN MAXWELL Team

Please join us May 31st from 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM, at the Southwest Valley Chamber of Commerce office, 289 N. Litchfield Rd., Goodyear.

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