Tax Reform Seminar
Join us for a tax reform seminar on Thursday, March 1st from 7:30-9 AM in the Charleston City Hall basement meeting room. The presentation will be by Jeff Haywood, The CPA Superhero.
Children ages 3 to 7 are invited to free story times in the Ballenger Teachers Center of Booth Library, EIU.
Story times are planned from 10 to 11 a.m. on Saturdays, and each will have a specific theme. Programs will feature stories, crafts and activities. All children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
For more information about the Ballenger Teachers Center at Booth Library, visit http://www.library.eiu.edu/btc/ or call 581-8442.
The 34th annual Cheers! is a fun upscale cocktail party with dancing to raise funds for healthcare scholarships for area students. It is hosted by the SBL Volunteer Guild and Foundation. Cost is $75 a person.
Community Update Breakfast: Unique Suites Hotel
The Charleston and Mattoon Chambers will be hosting a joint Community Update Breakfast on March 8. The event will take place at the Unique Suites Hotel beginning at 7:30 AM. The guest speaker for the day will be President & CEO of the Illinois Chamber of Commerce, Todd Maisch. Tickets are $20 for members, $30 for non members, and tables of 10 are available.
Thank you to our sponsors: Coles Moultrie Electric Coop and First Mid-Illinois Bank & Trust!
Business After Hours: Plush Boutique
Board of Directors: Chamber Board Room
Diplomats Meeting: Unique Suites Hotel
Trivia Night: The Charleston Moose Lodge
The Chamber will be hosting a trivia night on Friday, March 23, at the Charleston Moose Lodge. The doors will open at 6;30 PM with the trivia from 7-9 PM. The Moose will also be hosting $1 food night from 5:30-7 PM.
The cost to participate is $10 per person and up to 10 people can be on a team. Pre-registration is available but is not required.
Easter Egg Hunt
Join us on Saturday, March 24, for our annual Easter Egg Hunt! The Easter Bunny will be here to help lead some games and start our hunt, so don't forget to bring your camera! Children will be split up into age groups for their Easter Egg Hunt fun. Ages up to 12 are welcome to participate! FREE and open to the community! This event will take place rain or shine.
When: Saturday, March 24, 10 am-12 pm
10 am: Meet the Easter Bunny and play games
11 am: The hunt begins!
Where: Lytle Park
Good Friday: Chamber Closed