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Events in the month of October 2019
DateEvent
10/01/19
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...
10/01/19
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...
10/02/19
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...
10/03/19
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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10/07/19
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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10/08/19
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...
10/08/19
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...
10/09/19
Southwest Valley Chamber of Commerce Board Meeting

This meeting is open to Members of the Southwest Valley Chamber of Commerce.

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

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10/09/19
West Valley Fall Career Fair

Meet with over 20 employers.

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10/09/19
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...
10/09/19
Benevilla - Debunking the Myths of Hospice Care

The popular Benevilla “Education Event Series” continues with a new senior topic of concern Wednesday, October 9th.  These FREE workshops for seniors provide resources and practical solutions to address life’s changes.  Each workshop is led by a carefully selected group of professionals who provide guidance and answers to your questions. 

The October 9th workshop called “Debunking the Myths of Hospice Care” will provide attendees with solutions and strategies to handle the unexpected challenges they may face as health changes arise either with themselves or a loved one.  Our experts will explore the many hospice care choices available to you.  Too often, many of these important decisions are made during times of crisis.

This FREE informational workshop will be held on Wednesday, October 9th from 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM at the Benevilla main campus in Surprise located in the Hellen and John M. Jacobs Independence Plaza at 16752 N. Greasewood Street, Surprise, Arizona, 85378.

The workshop will be hosted by experts from Hospice of the Valley and Faith Hospice & Palliative Care Alliance as well as a representative from the Benevilla C.A.R.E.S. team to answer your questions and offer direction.

Space is limited and reservations are requested.  Please call Benevilla at 623-584-4999 to reserve your spot.   Light refreshments will be available.

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10/10/19
Learn How to Get Your Business or Personal Stories Seen in Local Newspapers and Magazines

Times Media Group, Arizona largest free print and digital publisher wants you to know how to get your important stories seen in print and online. Get behind-the-scenes secrets of the print media world and find out how it can benefit your business or cause by putting thousands of eyes on your unique story!

Learn a little bit of the history of our publications and the different types of editorial features that we routinely cover. Attendees will meet the editor and learn about the types of stories being sought to include in upcoming issues. You will also get insights into the process of pitching stories, best pitching practices and where to reach the staff. 

While enjoying a complimentary lunch, you'll also be able to participate in a Q&A session with the editor who helps to shape the overall direction of the weekly newspapers and the bi-monthly Sound of Freedom magazine. 

During the October Lunch & Learn session you will also discover more about the west side Times Media Group publications including West Valley View, The Glendale Star, Peoria Times and Sound of Freedom. Additionally, you'll learn about opportunities to appear in their other 13 Arizona publications and 8 California publications.

Call the Chamber to RSVP 623-932-2260  


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10/10/19
Business After Hours: La Loma Village

This months mixer will be held at La Loma Village. Join us for mingling and networking!

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10/10/19
Pruning for beauty and health

Class covers the basics of pruning to keep your green investments healthy, functional and looking great.   
 

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10/11/19
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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10/11/19
Dine with the Spine Docs

Learning about spine treatment can help east the pain. Join us for a free luncheon with board-certified spine surgeons Shyam Shridharani, M.D. and Kenneth Hood, D.O., as they discuss spine disorders, causes, and options for relief.

Reserve your seat today at: www.abrazohealth.com/SpineSeminar

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10/12/19
Party for Joy Gala 2019

The event is a roaring 20's theme and will feature live music, dinner, auction and other fun activities to benefit Meals of Joy.

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10/14/19
Chamber Office Closed: Columbus Day

Southwest Valley Chamber of Commerce office will be closed Monday October 14. The office will reopen on Tuesday October 15 at 8:00am.

10/15/19
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...
10/15/19
Chamber Events Committee Meeting

Come and see what our Chamber Events Committee is all about! New members welcomed. Held at The Chamber, 289 N. Litchfield Rd.

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10/15/19
Father Kino: Journey to Discovery

Learn about this caring, charismatic, and multi-talented missionary who bridged the gap between European and Native American cultures in early Arizona. Between 1687 and 1711, he established 24 missions throughout northern Mexico and southern Arizona and laid the foundation for the beautiful San Xavier del Bac near Tucson. Presented by Dr. Barbara Jaquay. This is a FREE presentation hosted by the Litchfield Park Historical Society and The Church at Litchfield Park. For more information visit www.LPHSMuseum.org or call 623-535-4414.
 

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10/15/19
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...
10/16/19
Chamber 101: Morning Edition

Chamber 101 Morning Edition is designed to accommodate those with busy schedules and no lunch time availability.

Join us at The Chamber for an hour of lively, fast-paced and information-filled presentation showing you the basics of our Chamber memberships. 298 N Litchfield Rd. Goodyear. Call 623-932-2260 to RSVP

Seating is limited to 20 people! Registration closed Monday Oct 14.
 
Thanks to Gila River Hotels & Casinos for sponsoring this event.
 

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10/16/19
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...
10/16/19
Father Kino: Journey to Discovery

Learn about this caring, charismatic, and multi-talented missionary who bridged the gap between European and Native American cultures in early Arizona. Between 1687 and 1711, he established 24 missions throughout northern Mexico and southern Arizona and laid the foundation for the beautiful San Xavier del Bac near Tucson. Presented by Dr. Barbara Jaquay. This is a FREE presentation hosted by the Litchfield Park Historical Society and The Church at Litchfield Park. For more information visit www.LPHSMuseum.org or call 623-535-4414.
 

more info...
10/17/19
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Billy Moore Days Festival & Parade

Billy Moore Days will take place in Historic Avondale with the return of  the event’s favorite elements including the Billy Moore Days Parade and Carnival, and marks the 73rd anniversary of Avondale's incorporation.

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10/17/19
Video Marketing for Small Business! - Lunch N Learn



Video Marketing for Small Business!
Ok, so you don’t like being in front of the camera… we get it! Unfortunately, you’re going to have to get past that for a few minutes to better your business. Did you know video accounted for 74% of all internet traffic in 2017? So there’s some real upside to exploring ways to use video, and many ways to do it effectively.

Presented by Chris Amos, DexYP|Thryv

Lunch sponsored by DexYP|Thryv, please call the Chamber to reserve your seat 623-932-2260

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10/19/19
Troubleshooting irrigation systems

Learn how to identify and correct problems and maximize the efficiency of your irrigation.    
 

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10/19/19
Programming an irrigation timer

Mystified about watering times.  Hands on instruction creating a schedule to meet your plants needs.     
 

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10/19/19
Anti Bullying Carnival

Anti Bullying Celebration Carnival at Rancho Santa Fe Elementary

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10/21/19
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...
10/21/19
Ignite Yoga Studios Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

The Ignite Yoga Foundation is a non-profit organization that provides yoga scholarships and programs to demographics in need.  


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10/22/19
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...
10/22/19
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...
10/23/19
Business & Breakfast featuring Sheriff Paul Penzone

Maricopa County Sheriff Paul Penzone is the featured speaker at Business & Breakfast, the Chamber’s unique professional event.

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10/23/19
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...
10/24/19
Goodyear Medical Plaza Grand Opening

PMB cordially invites you, your staff and family to join us for the Grand Opening of the Goodyear Medical Plaza on Thursday, October 24th from 5:00-7:30 PM. We will have speakers from the city and development teams, along with appetizers, drinks and some musical entertainment in the lobby. The project is an adaptive reuse project - PMB converted the 1980's era Harkins movie theater into a medical office space adjacent to the Abrazo West Campus Hospital.

A ribbon cutting will take place at 5:00pm. Please send your reservation to RSVP@pmbllc.com.

Date & Time
Thursday October 24th 5:00 - 7:30pm

Location
Goodyear Medical Plaza
1325 N. Litchfield Road
Goodyear, AZ


 

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10/24/19
Growing fruit trees in the desert

From exotic to native fruits this class describes over 20 different types of fruit in detail. Discussion will cover water, fertilizer, pollination, fruit thinning and planting tips. 

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10/25/19
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...
10/25/19
Pot of Gold Estate Liquidations Ribbon Cutting

Join us for the opening of Pot of Gold Estate Liquidations NEW LOCATION!!

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10/29/19
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...
10/29/19
A BOOtiful Night at the Chamber

The annual family-friendly, safe "Trick or Treat" event hosted by Chamber Members. Hundreds of children and families in costume show up at the Chamber office. Members, who are also in costume, give candy and other goodies. It's a free community event. Trick or Treat Early - Wear Your Costume! Chamber Office, 289 N. Litchfield Rd., Goodyear

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10/29/19
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...
10/30/19
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...