Calendar of Events - Fenton Area Chamber of Commerce



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Connect Over Coffee: Edward Jones - Matt Thomason
12/13/19
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CHAMBER 101: Information Session (December)
12/17/19
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Events in the month of August 2019
DateEvent
08/02/19
UniGroup 20th Annual Trivia Night: Through the Decades

We believe higher education is a catalyst for positive transformative change. Since its founding, the UniGroup Scholarship Foundation has distributed more than $1,000,000 in scholarships to full-time undergraduate students, allowing them the opportunity to improve their lives and better their communities. For 2018-2020, the UniGroup Scholarship Foundation will award 14 scholarships totaling $34,000.

Trivia Night is the largest fundraising event for this foundation with 100% of the proceeds going directly to the UniGroup Scholarship fund.

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08/03/19
Fenton Community & Farmers' Market

Shop your hometown farmers' market this spring for local flavor and freshness. Now in its 7th year, Fenton Community & Farmers' Market features area vendors showcasing items such as fresh and locally grown produce, prepared food, flowers, baked goods, handmade crafts and more! Also enjoy live music and special events throughout the season!

Open every Saturday May 18th- September 28th.
*** NEW 2019 HOURS: 8AM-12PM

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08/04/19
"Love Is In The Air" Bridal Show at Holiday Inn Route 66

This is the ultimate St. Louis Bridal Show because “Love is in the Air!”

We start with a large, centrally located venue and transform it into a vibrant marketplace that brings together everything for your wedding. We add a spectacular fashion show and exhibits by the area’s leading wedding professionals.

We create excitement with unique promotions, and thousands of dollars in gifts and prizes. Be a VIB - one of the first 100 brides - and receive over $200 in merchandise and gifts, plus special offerings. Our GRAND PRIZE drawing will be for a HOT AIR BALLOON ADVENTURE FOR 2!

The result is the area’s premier bridal event.  It’s THE St. Louis Bridal Show not to miss. Don’t miss the opportunity to SAVE OVER $2500 on YOUR WEDDING!


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08/07/19
August Membership Luncheon at Andre's West

Do your palms start to sweat just thinking about Networking or do you just love it?  Networking done well is critical to building the right relationships. Karen Fox of Karen The Connector will make the presentation, “Understanding Personalities: The Key to Effective Networking.” She will review personality types and how to respond and adapt so your networking will produce positive results.

Sponsored by: American Family Insurance - Maitland & Associates, LLC

Cost: $20 FACC Members | $25 Non-Members
RSVP by Friday, August 2nd | Pre-Payment Appreciated

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08/10/19
Fenton Community & Farmers' Market

Shop your hometown farmers' market this spring for local flavor and freshness. Now in its 7th year, Fenton Community & Farmers' Market features area vendors showcasing items such as fresh and locally grown produce, prepared food, flowers, baked goods, handmade crafts and more! Also enjoy live music and special events throughout the season!

Open every Saturday May 18th- September 28th.
*** NEW 2019 HOURS: 8AM-12PM

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08/11/19
Handgun Bootcamp Intro with Steve Sulze

The intro is FREE, but you must sign up for the bootcamp that day, as it will be an ongoing cumulative training program. *All details will be given at the end of the intro course*
 
Most critical incidents happen within clinching distance to 6 feet, and they happen suddenly, violently and with little to no warning.
 
Designed with the Armed Citizen Defender in mind, our comprehensive system of self-defense is geared toward integrating the Krav Maga hand-to-hand and the firearm defense skills necessary to avoid or stop the threat at these distances and beyond through the use of intensive and innovative training practices.
 
This course will focus on the fundamentals of shooting, pistol craft, defensiveoffensive tactics, combatives, use of force, self defense, dry fire, force on force, live fire, drills and more!!

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08/12/19
FentonUMC/Red Cross Blood Drive

Monday, August 12, 2019

Blood Drive in honor of Kaylee Priscu

 

WHEN:  2:00 – 6:30pm

WHERE:  Fenton United Methodist Churc
 

Visit redcrossblood.org and enter UMCFenton to schedule appointment or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767).

Amazon is thanking donors with a $5 Amazon.com gift card*.  *rcblood.org/together


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08/17/19
Fenton Community & Farmers' Market

Shop your hometown farmers' market this spring for local flavor and freshness. Now in its 7th year, Fenton Community & Farmers' Market features area vendors showcasing items such as fresh and locally grown produce, prepared food, flowers, baked goods, handmade crafts and more! Also enjoy live music and special events throughout the season!

Open every Saturday May 18th- September 28th.
*** NEW 2019 HOURS: 8AM-12PM

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08/18/19
MO CCW - Conceal Carry Class

The CCW course is designed for people who wish to obtain their concealed firearms permit or learn permit-less carry safety laws. The course goes over basic handgun safety and range rules, proper firing techniques, Missouri laws pertaining to concealed carry and live-fire at the range.

The morning session of the class will take place in the classroom. Live-fire will be conducted in the afternoon.

Students are required to fire 20 practice rounds and 20 qualification rounds from either a revolver OR semi-automatic. Certificates are issued upon successful completion of the course and shooting qualification.

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08/19/19
30th Annual FACC Golf Tournament at Tapawingo

The Fenton Chamber's most popular fundraiser sells out each year! Proceeds from the tournament go towards facilitating new Chamber programs and growing the FACC Scholarship Fund. To date, the Fenton Chamber has awarded over $300,000 to area high school graduates. Golfing, Sponsorship, Advertising & Volunteer Opportunities are available - all are reserved on a first come, first served basis.

Thank you to our Title Sponsor, Dobbs Tire & Auto Centers!

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08/22/19
CHAMBER 101: Get the Most Out of Membership

Join us for a one-hour information session at which we will highlight: who we are, what we do, benefits of membership and ways to maximize your investment of time and funds by utilizing opportunities offered by the Chamber to grow business and cultivate new business relationships. Joe and Kelly of the Fenton Chamber will run the session, providing a comprehensive overview of membership areas, including new opportunities like digital billboard ads and group health insurance for members.

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08/22/19
After Hours/Open House at Grand Rental Station

The team at Grand Rental Station invites you to their location in Fenton for an After Hours event! Enjoy refreshments, meet the ownership & staff, take a tour of their facility to find out all that they have to offer, and network with those in attendance. We hope to see you there!!!

Open house style event: arrive when you can... stay as long as your schedule permits!

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08/23/19
Connect Over Coffee: Drury Inn & Suites - Fenton

After undergoing a complete renovation earlier this year, Drury Inn & Suites St. Louis - Fenton invites members of the Fenton Chamber business community to join their management team for coffee and networking. Learn about services available to area businesses, take a tour of the many facility renovations, and network with fellow members and guests in attendance.

Light refreshments and coffee provided.

Event Fee
$10 - Fenton Chamber Members
$20 - Non Members

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08/23/19
RiverChase Summer Movie Series: Senior Night

Enjoy a night out with the family while watching box office hits on the BIG Screen! Get ready for three spectacular movies this Summer.

Senior Night at the Movies! Featuring Singing in the Rain

Friday, August 23, 7:30 p.m.

Stay cool this Summer with a classic movie indoors at RiverChase! We will have popcorn and soda for purchase.

Fee: Free for Members
$3 for Non-Members

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08/24/19
Fenton Community & Farmers' Market

Shop your hometown farmers' market this spring for local flavor and freshness. Now in its 7th year, Fenton Community & Farmers' Market features area vendors showcasing items such as fresh and locally grown produce, prepared food, flowers, baked goods, handmade crafts and more! Also enjoy live music and special events throughout the season!

Open every Saturday May 18th- September 28th.
*** NEW 2019 HOURS: 8AM-12PM

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08/25/19
Women's Self Defense Seminar

Beginner - Women's Only Self Defense Seminar
Location: Xtreme Krav Maga & Fitness - Chesterfield (inside House of Pain gym)
Date: Sunday - August 25th, 2019
Time: Noon -  2:30pm


 

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08/28/19
Success Group: FREE Business Resources at SLCL

Join us at the new Meramec Valley branch of St. Louis County Library for an introduction to all of the resources that the library has to offer for market research, prospecting, business planning, and more! Reference Librarian, Mel Lambert will present on this topic. Mel worked in advertising for 13 years before becoming a librarian. When the opportunity arose at the county library for her to assist startups, small businesses, and entrepreneurs using the FREE resources they so desperately needed and wanted, she jumped at the chance.

No Charge for FACC Members | Non-Members: $10
RSVPs Appreciated to Adequately Prepare for Group

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08/28/19
8th Annual SERVPRO Golf Tounament to Benefit Shriners Hospital

Annual Golf Tournament to Benefit Shriners Hospital for Children
Hosted by: SERVPRO Fenton/South Ballwin & SERVPRO West Kirkwood/Sunset Hills

Tournament Information
Wednesday August 28th | Tee Off: 11am
at Tapawingo National Golf Club

Contact: Mary Overkamp-Tournament Director
314-858-1688 |
moverkamp@servprokirkwood.com

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08/31/19
1-Year Anniversary Event at Mackenzie Brewing Co.

Let’s all raise a glass to MKNZ Brewing turning one! We have a full day of events that start on Friday and turn into a fiesta on Saturday! Special anniversary tees + pint glasses... Prizes... and more! Come celebrate with us!!!

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08/31/19
Fenton Community & Farmers' Market

Shop your hometown farmers' market this spring for local flavor and freshness. Now in its 7th year, Fenton Community & Farmers' Market features area vendors showcasing items such as fresh and locally grown produce, prepared food, flowers, baked goods, handmade crafts and more! Also enjoy live music and special events throughout the season!

Open every Saturday May 18th- September 28th.
*** NEW 2019 HOURS: 8AM-12PM

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