Calendar of Events - White Bear Area Chamber of Commerce
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January 2020

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Virtual Morning Chamber Connections - Guest Speaker: Steve Schad, President of Optima Advisory - Staying Motivated While Working Remotely
3/2/2021 - 3/2/2021
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Virtual Lunchtime Chamber Connections
3/11/2021 - 3/11/2021
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Events in the month of January 2020
Morning Networking - Guest Speaker: Lisa Beecroft & Perry Petersen, White Bear Area Food Shelf - BEAR'ly Open

Morning Networking
Coffee, Breakfast & NETWORKING!
Guest Speakers: Lisa Beecroft & Perry Petersen, White Bear Area Food Shelf - BEAR'ly Open

BEAR'ly Open XIII, Saturday, February 1, 2020
Key's Cafe - Upstairs conference room
2208 4th Street, White Bear Lake
Tuesday, January 7, 2019
7:30 - 9:00am

Start the month out by joining us and enjoying a great morning of networking with Chamber Members! The BEAR'ly Open is right around the corner and Lisa Beecroft and Perry Petersen will share ideas on how to get involved with this event and explain the enormous impact that it has on our community. Most important fun fact is that ALL proceeds go to the White Bear Area Food Shelf! Everyone will have an opportunity to market their business while enjoying a fantastic breakfast! The only cost to attend is for your breakfast. Please RSVP as space is limited.
Business connections are a valuable Chamber option. When Chamber members make business connections the entire community prospers. 

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Lunchtime Networking - Manitou Grill

Lunchtime Networking
January 9th, 2020

Manitou Grill and Event Center
2171 Fourth Street, WBL
11:30am - 1:00pm
With a new year brings, new opportunities for you and your business. Thanks to the many benefits for attending Lunchtime Networking, this group is growing exponentially every month! Here's just a few reasons to put this date on your calendar!  
  • Great Visibility for you and your business
  • Gain new contacts and referrals
  • Stay current in the ever-changing business climate
  • Share your knowledge and experience
  • Form new friendships with like-minded people
  • This is the self-proclaimed FUN Chamber group
  • Enjoy a fabulous lunch
And there are many, many more! Join us as we look forward to a new year of fun Chamber Networking. Space is limited and registration is required. Cost to attend is for your lunch only.

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Friends & Family Day at Success Fitness



Introducing Friends & Family Day @Success!

Grab a friend or family member (or both) and join us for a fun-filled hour that will do a body good!
REGISTER NOW! (space is limited!)
Small group sampler workouts begin every half hour:
  • 20 Minutes of weight training
  • 20 Minutes of Pilates (core!)
  • 20 Minutes of personalized yoga (flexibility & relaxation)
Just $10 to participate AND all attendees will receive a $10 coupon towards a future service! (Pssst... that's like getting your workout for FREE! Whoo hoo!!)
As 2019 comes to a close, we want to say THANK YOU to each and every one of you for being a part of the Success family!

We are so grateful to get to do what we love and we couldn't do it without all of you!  

Whether you are brand new in the gym, or have been with us since the early years, we look forward to continuing to serve you in the new year, and for years to come!

Why Success

We are often asked what makes us different from other gyms.  Here are a few of the things we pride ourselves on...
  1. SIMPLICITY.  We have everything you need and nothing that you don't.  As we like to put it, get in, get to work, and get on with your day.  
  2. COMMUNITY. You are never just a number at Success.  We are a private facility with a great sense of community among our clients and trainers.  Our clients are like family.
  3. HARD WORK.  When you workout at Success you will work hard, and so will we!  We don't believe in magic pills or gimmicks... we believe in consistent hard work... it's how we've been in business as long as we have, and it's how we make sure our clients get the quality service they deserve.
To experience the Success difference, book your FREE CONSULTATION TODAY!

We look forward to seeing you at the gym soon!!

Do you know and AWESOME trainer or instructor looking for a place to call home?? 

We would love to meet them!

You can have them contact Grace at:


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35th Annual Wedding Expo


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Century College Legislative Advocacy Bootcamp

Century College Legislative Advocacy Bootcamp
January 14, 2020 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Century College East Campus | Room E2313
3300 Century Ave. N | White Bear Lake

Community members are invited to join students, alumni, staff and faculty at the Century College Legislative Advocacy Boot-camp. Representative (and Century alum) Peter Fischer, Senator Chuck Wiger, and Senator and Century instructor Jason Isaacson will give a legislative overview, including how the state budget process and legislative session works and how citizens can turn an idea into a bill. 

A panel of alumni citizen advocates, moderated by Century faculty and former MSCF Government Relations Committee Chair Rick Nelson, will share their personal experiences and tips and tricks for successful advocacy at the capitol.

Attendees will gain a better understanding of the legislative process and tips for successfully advocating for Century, its students, and other interests.

This event is free and open to the public, but registration is required HERE.

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State of Maplewood Luncheon and Mayoral Address

State of Maplewood Luncheon and Mayoral Address
Featuring keynote speaker Superintendent Christine Osorio
Wednesday, January 15 | 11:00am - 1:00pm
Maplewood YMCA Community Center
2100 White Bear Ave., Maplewood

Business, education, and government leaders are invited to the fifth annual State of Maplewood Luncheon. This event allows the Maplewood community to collaborate on building a stronger city. Hear about our 2019 accomplishments, learn what's planned for the year ahead, and help us recognize the business community's great work in the areas of innovation, environmental sustainability, and social responsibility.

Registration: The registration fee is $20 per participant and is limited to the first 100 guests who register. Don't miss this opportunity to engage with other community leaders, city officials, and business people. 

Join us as we share how we're going to make our great city even better!

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Snowman Intarsia at White Bear Makerspace

Snowman Intarsia White Bear Makerspace
5966 Highway 61 | White Bear Township
6:00pm - 9:00pm | January 16th 

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Vertical Chess Board at White Bear Makerspace

Vertical Chess Board at White Bear Makerspace
5966 Highway 61 | White Bear Township
6:00pm - 9:00pm | January 20th 

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Women in Business

Women In Business
Thursday, January 23, 2020

2171 Fourth Street, WBL
11:30am - 1:00pm 

This networking group is amazing, growing, engaging and doesn't believe in strangers, only people they haven't met yet!  Connecting is the heart of Women in Business Networking. Start with a friendly conversation, stir in a little business and enjoy a great meal. Each meeting begins and ends with informal networking, learn from a great line-up of speakers addressing topics relevant to women in business. If you haven't been to a Women in Business lunch - please join us to connect, learn & grow. The only cost is for your lunch and reservations are required. 

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Ribbon Cutting Celebration for QuickHit Fitness Lab!

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
QuickHit Fitness Lab
4649 White Bear Parkway | White Bear Lake
January 24th | 11:00am

Join us as we celebrate the new location of QuickHit Fitness Lab in White Bear Lake with our first Ribbon Cutting Ceremony of the year! We will learn all about their Robotically Controlled Resistance machine, their world-class supplement line and how to get a full body workout in just 20 minutes! The NorthStar Ambassador challenge is still on! Attend 10 Ribbon Cuttings this year and receive free advertising along with other bonuses! Remember your business cards!
At QuickHIT Fitness Labs, we’re shaking up the fitness industry. We have Labs across the nation, and our focus is 100% on improving our clients quality of life, for the rest of their life. We help people of all ages increase strength, energy and overall health. We’re changing people’s lives, 20-minutes at a time.
QuickHIT Fitness Labs is a personal training studio where you can workout one-on-one with an experienced trainer and get healthy and strong in less than an hour each week. We use a high-intensity training method and specialized equipment that makes our 20-minute workouts extremely efficient, effective, and safe for people of all ages and fitness levels.​

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Program: Then & Now: Downtown White Bear Lake - Part I

Explore the buildings and scenes of downtown White Bear Lake that have changed and be surprised by so much that has remained the same! This illustrated program highlights many of White Bear’s popular businesses along Clark Avenue, Washington Avenue and a portion of Third Street.

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Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Celebration for Nothing But Hemp!

Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Celebration
Nothing But Hemp
4762 Banning Ave. | White Bear Lake
January 30th | 3:30pm

Join us as we celebrate the Grand Opening of Nothing But Hemp in Downtown White Bear Lake! We will meet the owners, Steven Brown, CEO and Eva Droz, COO, learn about how they got started and what hemp actually is and what it does. And yes, we will leave time for shopping after the Ribbon Cutting! Remember your business cards!

Nothing But Hemp was established out of the need and desire to provide individuals with a healthy and safe alternative for dealing with chronic pain, alleviating anxiety, and decreasing depression through CBD oil. 

As most people are aware big bad pharmaceutical companies are getting people addicted to pain pills and depression medicines. We found through research that most pharmaceutical medicines  are harmful for humans to consume and have tons of addictive properties.

We found this wrong and inhumane. That is why we created Nothing But Hemp to help people find a natural CBD oil way to deal with pain and depression without causing addiction and an increase chance of suicide from taking pharmaceuticals.   We have faced it ourselves and have lost a friends and relatives because of pharmaceuticals effects. That is why we have so much passion for CBD oil. 

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Frassati Catholic Academy Open House and Spaghetti Dinner

Frassati Catholic Academy invites you to our open house to explore all that Frassati has to offer our young people. Meet the principal and teachers, take a tour and enjoy dinner! 

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Custom Cribbage Board at White Bear Makerspace

Custom Cribbage Board White Bear Makerspace
5966 Highway 61 | White Bear Township
6:00pm - 9:00pm | Thursday, January 30th 

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Bear'ly Open - Community Dance

BEAR'ly Open Community Dance
January 31, 2020 | 6:00pm - 11:00pm
Beat Western Plus White Bear Country Inn
4940 Highway 61 N | White Bear Lake

Kickoff the BEAR’ly Open weekend at the Community Dance on January 31, 2020 at Best Western Plus White Bear Country Inn from 6:00-11:00 p.m.

The evening begins with a social hour that includes hot appetizers and a cash bar, a silent auction and prize drawing, a wall of wine, and more.At 7 p.m. there will be a short program hosted by the White Bear Area Emergency Food Shelf, followed by an evening of music and dancing by WildCat Combo. 

The BEAR’ly Open is an official event of the 2020 Saint Paul Winter Carnival.

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