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Events in the month of April 2019
DateEvent
04/01/19
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.

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04/01/19
The Groves Comedy Show


 

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04/02/19
Estrella Toastmasters Meeting

Come out and join the Estrella Toastmasters group, they meet every Tuesday from 6:30 - 7:45am at the Chamber office, 289 N. Litchfield Rd., Goodyear

https://www.facebook.com/EstrellaToastmasters

https://www.meetup.com/EstrellaToastmasters

https://www.toastmasters.org/Pathways-Overview

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04/02/19
How to Trade What You Have for What You Want - Lunch N Learn

"How to Trade What You Have for What You Want"
 
How would you like to get all the things you want or need by trading what you have? For many years my license plate was "TRADE ME". I have traded for nice cars, a quarter million dollars of home remodel work, TV and Radio advertising, and just about anything you can imagine.
Anyone can trade what they have for what they want!
    Presented by Ric Mandelbaum, American Saver

Event is held at the Southwest Valley Chamber of Commerce, 289 N. Litchfield Rd., Goodyear
12:00 - 1:30 PM

Lunch will be provided, seating is limited, please call the Chamber to reserve your seat 623-932-2260

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04/02/19
HYC Presents: Glendale Power Hour Celebration

Come one, come all! You're invited to the Power Hour Celebration hosted by Homeless Youth Connection (HYC). Enjoy food, raffle prizes, and game cards at a premiere entertainment establishment. Help support the youth in our community! 

See you soon!

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04/02/19
HYC Presents: Avondale Power Hour Celebration

Come one, come all! You're invited to the Power Hour Celebration hosted by Homeless Youth Connection (HYC). Enjoy food, raffle prizes, and game cards at a premiere entertainment establishment. Help support the youth in our community! 

See you soon!

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04/02/19
How does the drought impact Avondale?

come and learn where your water comes from, how it gets to your home and how the current drought impacts you and your neighbors.  
Free. 
To reserve a seat contact Esmie Avila at 623.333.4422 or by emailing eavila@avondaleaz.gov   

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04/02/19
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.

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04/03/19
CE Class: 3 Hours of Disclosure


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04/03/19
Networking at Noon


Business & lunch networking event!

Open to all members of the Southwest Valley Chamber of Commerce.
Non-members and guests may attend twice with no obligation.



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

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04/04/19
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., 1800 N. Litchfield Rd., Goodyear

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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04/05/19
Urban Air Adventure Park Ribbon Cutting



Urban Air Adventure Park Ribbon Cutting

They offer dozens of attractions that are fun for the whole family. They’ve been voted Best Kids Birthday Party Place year after year and you’ll see why. Urban Air Adventure Park, 15305 W. McDowell Rd., Goodyear

Ribbon Cutting ceremony at 4:00PM

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04/09/19
Estrella Toastmasters Meeting

Come out and join the Estrella Toastmasters group, they meet every Tuesday from 6:30 - 7:45am at the Chamber office, 289 N. Litchfield Rd., Goodyear

https://www.facebook.com/EstrellaToastmasters

https://www.meetup.com/EstrellaToastmasters

https://www.toastmasters.org/Pathways-Overview

more info...
04/09/19
Branding, Social Media Reputation, and Simplify with Systems Lunch N Learn

"Branding, Social Media Reputation, and Simplify with Systems"
 
Small business owners deal with challenges each and every day. Overwhelmed, stressed, frustrated? Feeling absolutely stuck in a rut? I get it! If you spend your days thinking you have too much to do and too little time to do it, I can help!
  • Do you have a brand the customers/clients recognize?
  • Do you know how to maintain your brand and reputation?
  • Do you have systems in place to keep your business running smoothly?
  • Have you created proper training materials and platforms for you employees?
  • Looking to strategize your overall operational processes?
We will cover Branding, Managing your Social Media Reputation, and how to Simplify with Systems. You will walk away feeling inspired, ready to take action, and a better sense of how you can align your business from branding, social media, and creating systems.


Presented by Liz Illg, Puff and Fluff Grooming and Pet Sitting

Event is held at the Southwest Valley Chamber of Commerce, 289 N. Litchfield Rd., Goodyear
12:00 - 1:30 PM

Food will be provided, please call the Chamber to reserve your seat & lunch 623-932-2260

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04/09/19
Business Builders - The InnovationHub @ GoodyearAZ

Monthly free networking event featuring Guest Speaker: Jarrett Hickman, "Building Long-Lasting Business Relationships." One-hour presentation followed by one hour of networking. Early-stage entrepreneurs and existing small businesses welcome and encouraged to attend.

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04/09/19
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...
04/10/19
Southwest Valley Chamber of Commerce Board Meeting

Time: 7:30 - 9:00AM
Location: Chamber Office, 289 N. Litchfield Rd., Goodyear

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04/10/19
Networking at Noon


Business & lunch networking event!

Open to all members of the Southwest Valley Chamber of Commerce.
Non-members and guests may attend twice with no obligation.



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

more info...
04/11/19
Save Taxes to Increase Your Bottom Line Lunch N Learn

"Save Taxes to Increase Your Bottom Line"
 
Learn the difference between strategic tax planning, tax avoidance, and tax evasion. Increase your bottom line.
The tax program is normally $250 but Randall is offering a $150 discount for Chamber members making it only $100.


Presented by Randall Bingham, Financial Futures Tax Services
Event is held at the Southwest Valley Chamber of Commerce, 289 N. Litchfield Rd., Goodyear
11:30 - 1:00 PM

Lunch will be provided, please call the Chamber to reserve your seat & lunch 623-932-2260

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04/11/19
Bridgewater Assisted Living Ribbon Cutting


Welcome this new assisted living facility to the Southwest Valley! Learn more about their independent living, assisted living, and memory care. Enjoy food, drinks, and entertainment!  Bridgewater Assisted Living, 295 E. Van Buren St., Avondale

Ribbon cutting ceremony at 4:30PM

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04/11/19
Business After Hours - Thompson Funeral Chapel


Stop by and have some fun at Thompson Funeral Chapel. They have a very special unveiling that will totally knock your socks off when you see it! Business After Hours is a great way to make connections and have fun at the same time!

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04/11/19
Gun Laws Workshop at AZFirearms & Pot of Gold Auctions - What to do if you have to use your gun in self defense

Gun Law Workshop
Know Your Rights

Thursday April 11th 6:30-8:30

AZFirearms & Pot Of Gold Auctions
215 E Western Ave Avondale

Sponsored by USLawShield

Would you know what to do next if you had to defend yourself?
Class taught by Law Enforcement and an Attorney...know your rights and learn the facts!


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04/12/19
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.

This event is free for Chamber Members and first-time attendees, there is a $5 cash only attendance fee for returning non-members.

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04/12/19
Carlos Rosales Agency Grand Opening

Help us in welcoming the Carlos Rosales Agency! Enjoy some refreshments and come see their new office. In addition to being an insurance agency, they are a year-round amber alert child safety center as a part of the Operation Kidsafe program. After the ribbon cutting they will have free and private amber alert ready safety forms and safety tips.

Ribbon cutting ceremony will begin at 10AM on April 12th.
1457 N. Eliseo Felix Jr. Way, Ste. 101, Avondale

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04/13/19
AAEM Farmers Market


 

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04/13/19
Litchfield Park Historical Society Water Fest


 
Free event. This is a fun, educational, and interactive event for all ages that teaches about Arizona’s water resources, history, and management. Hands-on activities, demonstrations, displays and a food truck. Museum will be open for tours.
 

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04/13/19
2019 12U Athletics Golf Tournament

The 12U Athletics Baseball team will be traveling to Cooperstown, New York this summer to compete in the annual nationwide tournament for their division.  We are hosting a Spring golf tournament to raise funds for our boys to travel, stay, play, and explore in the birthplace of baseball.  Any skill levels are welcome to sign up and compete in this golf tournament.  Teams are composed of 4 players with a $100 entry fee which covers cost of course, cart, and dinner (post-tournament).  See the details below as well as the attached registration form.  Also attached is the tax information form that can be used for any donations because, yes, the Athletics is a nonprofit.

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04/13/19
DeeCilla Comfort Center presents Community & Coffee

On 13 April, DeeCilla Comfort Center is inviting volunteers out to join us as we build Hope For the Future.

We will be preparing for our event scheduled for 20 April where we will participate in Goodyear's Hop and Hops Easter Extravaganza.

 


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04/13/19
Night for Life


Night for Life 2019: Be Heard!
 
Night for Life is a fundraising gathering to generate energy, raise awareness, and get the community involved in the Southwest Center mission. The event will include dinner, awards, a live auction, raffles, and entertainment!  
 
Southwest Center is an integrated health care clinic in downtown Phoenix. We are leaders in providing quality prevention, education, medical care, and supportive services to the community, with specialties in serving LGBTQ+ individuals, those affected by HIV/AIDS, and anyone seeking non-judgmental, culturally competent sexual health care. Whether it's for prevention, medical care, or supportive services, our staff meets our community where they are at and gives them the tools, love, and encouragement they need to meet their goals and lead healthy lives.

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04/15/19
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...
04/16/19
Estrella Toastmasters Meeting

Come out and join the Estrella Toastmasters group, they meet every Tuesday from 6:30 - 7:45am at the Chamber office, 289 N. Litchfield Rd., Goodyear

https://www.facebook.com/EstrellaToastmasters

https://www.meetup.com/EstrellaToastmasters

https://www.toastmasters.org/Pathways-Overview

more info...
04/16/19
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...
04/17/19
Networking at Noon


Business & lunch networking event!

Open to all members of the Southwest Valley Chamber of Commerce.
Non-members and guests may attend twice with no obligation.



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

more info...
04/19/19
D-BAT Avondale Good Friday Camp


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04/20/19
Yates Buick GMC Rock N Roll Easter


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04/20/19
Goodyear Hop & Hops - Easter at the Ballpark

Eggs and bunnies and beer, oh my! The City of Goodyear is HOPPY to present the first ever Easter celebration, Hop and Hops. Blending traditional and not-so-traditional Easter activities, there is sure to be something for everyone at this inaugural event!

Hop & Hops will feature the Easter Bunny's arrival, the ultimate egg pit, temporary tattoo/egg dying station, candy, giveaways, games, live music and multiple egg drops that are sure to captivate and electrify attendees. Relax and watch the fun from the comfort of the outfield pavilion with a beer in hand at the “Hops Garden."

The City of Goodyear has been hosting events at Goodyear Ballpark since it opened more than 10 years ago. Your requests have been heard for an Easter extravaganza and we are eggs-cited to create a brand-new community tradition!

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04/20/19
Parents Night Out - Presented by Estrella Gymnastics

Estrella Gymnastics presents Parents Night Out!

Parents need a break to go out sometimes too! Drop your children off for a fun night of movie watching, open gym, fitness games, and pizza!  

And your child can bring a friend for free!

For more information or to reserve a spot call 623-932-1053


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04/23/19
Estrella Toastmasters Meeting

Come out and join the Estrella Toastmasters group, they meet every Tuesday from 6:30 - 7:45am at the Chamber office, 289 N. Litchfield Rd., Goodyear

https://www.facebook.com/EstrellaToastmasters

https://www.meetup.com/EstrellaToastmasters

https://www.toastmasters.org/Pathways-Overview

more info...
04/23/19
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...
04/24/19
Networking at Noon


Business & lunch networking event!

Open to all members of the Southwest Valley Chamber of Commerce.
Non-members and guests may attend twice with no obligation.



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

more info...
04/25/19
 -04/28/19
Club Pilates Goodyear Soft Open

Club Pilates Goodyear is celebrating it's soft open April 25 - 28!

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04/25/19
Adelante Healthcare Ribbon Cutting


 
Come see this great new healthcare facility! This nonprofit, 45,000-square-foot facility offers everything from Family and Internal Medicine, Dental, Ob/Gyn, Behavioral Health, they even have an onsite laboratory and pharmacy! Welcome will begin at 2:30PM, Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at 2:50PM.

Adelante Healthcare, 13471 W. Cornerstone Blvd., Goodyear

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04/26/19
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.

This event is free for Chamber Members and first-time attendees, there is a $5 cash only attendance fee for returning non-members.

more info...
04/26/19
Budget Mini Storage Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting


 
Budget Mini Storage invites you to check out all the awesome new additions and renovations. They've expanded over 9 additional acres and remodeled their office. They will have appetizers, raffle prizes, activities and more! Come see their state of the art facility on April 26th, the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony will be at Noon with an Open House until 4pm.

 

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04/27/19
TeenyTown Playland Grand Opening

Grand Opening for TeenyTown Playland!  First we will have the ribbon cutting and then fun! In addition to playing for half price all day, we will have bounce houses, outdoor fair games with prizes, face-painting, and much more!

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04/27/19
Goodyear Lakeside Music Fest 2019

FREE EVENT!
Food Trucks, VIP Tent, Kids Zone, Beer and Wine Tent and MORE!

SAVE the DATE! April 27, 2019, 4-9pm
The West Valley Arts Council presents the
6th Annual Goodyear Lakeside Music Fest in Estrella featuring SMASH MOUTH!

Opening Bands include:
Walt Richardson
Rebel Heart
New Chums
Mike Eldred Trio

Smash Mouth takes the stage at 8 PM!

Estrella Lakeside Amphitheater
10300 S. Estrella Parkway
Goodyear, AZ 85338

Keep up-to-date with the latest news and next years dates and music line-up by following

#GLMFest on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram!

Special thanks to our Sponsors: Estrella by Newland Communities, City of Goodyear, & Desert Diamond Casinos!

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04/29/19
Lunch N Learn - Public Speaking for the Terrified

If you’d choose paper cuts over public speaking, this is for you.

Every business owner, artist, author and entrepreneur MUST network, connect, speak and communicate with other people, no matter how you might feel about public speaking. Let’s make it easier. Join us for our next “lunch and learn” session to help you become more comfortable in public speaking.

Sean Buvala from The Small-Tooth-Dog Publishing Group runs you through fun, non-threatening, and easy story games to help you loosen up. He’ll share with you immediately-useful ways to increase your confidence as you develop, craft and share your story-based content and presentations.

Together, we will experience tips for how speak with others in a clear and calm manner. This lunch-and-learn is for all skill levels. Come terrified or terrific; it’ll be fun.

This is a body-and-voice interactive workshop that could really turn you into the chatterbox you know you need to be to get your business moving.

There is no charge for this workshop.

Please let us know if you will be attending 623-932-2260.


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04/30/19
Estrella Toastmasters Meeting

Come out and join the Estrella Toastmasters group, they meet every Tuesday from 6:30 - 7:45am at the Chamber office, 289 N. Litchfield Rd., Goodyear

https://www.facebook.com/EstrellaToastmasters

https://www.meetup.com/EstrellaToastmasters

https://www.toastmasters.org/Pathways-Overview

more info...
04/30/19
Become a SCORE Mentor Today! 11am-12pm

SCORE, an SBA affiliated organization comprised of successful business executives who volunteer to assist persons starting new businesses without charge, is expanding its presence in the Southwest Valley! If you are looking for a way to have fun while helping others please come to our presentation on April 30.  SCORE may be for you!


SCORE is looking to expand its presence in the Southwest Valley! On April 30th from 11:00AM – 12:00PM SCORE will hold an event at the Southwest Valley Chamber of Commerce to recruit local successful business people to help new entrepreneurs bring their business dreams to reality! 
 
 

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04/30/19
Become a SCORE Mentor Today! 130pm-230pm

SCORE, an SBA affiliated organization comprised of successful business executives who volunteer to assist persons starting new businesses without charge, is expanding its presence in the Southwest Valley! If you are looking for a way to have fun while helping others please come to our presentation on April 30.  SCORE may be for you!


SCORE is looking to expand its presence in the Southwest Valley! On April 30th from 1:30PM – 2:30PM SCORE will hold an event at the Southwest Valley Chamber of Commerce to recruit local successful business people to help new entrepreneurs bring their business dreams to reality! 
 
 

more info...
04/30/19
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...