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Chamber Networking Breakfast - 07/6/17
07/06/17
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Monthly Education Series - "Search Engine Optimization & Digital Marketing Tips"
07/11/17
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July Business After Hours
07/18/17
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Chamber Networking Breakfast - 07/20/17
07/20/17
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July Quarterly Member Luncheon
07/26/17
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Chamber Networking Breakfast - 08/03/17
08/03/17
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Monthly Education Series "Beyond Customer Service"
08/10/17
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August Business After Hours
08/15/17
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Chamber Networking Breakfast - 08/17/17
08/17/17
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Colorado's Touchstone Energy Cooperative's 2017 Golf Classic
08/21/17
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Monthly Education Series - "Basics of Bookkeeping"
09/12/17
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September Business After Hours
09/19/17
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October Business After Hours
10/17/17
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Monthly Education Series - "Intro to Marketing / Marketing Plan"
11/07/17
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November Business After Hours
11/21/17
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Monthly Education Series - "Speed Networking"
12/06/17
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December Business After Hours
12/19/17
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Events in the next 30 days...
DateEvent
06/21/17
 -09/05/17
2017 Row By Row Experience

Beginning June 21, 2017, visit any of the participating quilt shops and receive a free pattern for a row in a quilt. Combine your rows in any way to create a unique quilt that represents the fun you had traveling to the stores. Travel with friends, discover new quilt shops and have fun collecting rows!  Create a quilt using at least 8 different 2017 rows from 8 different 2017 participating RxR shops and be the first to bring it into a participating shop to win a stack of 25 fat quarters (6-1/4 yards of fabric!). Use that shop’s row in your quilt and win a bonus prize!  All new for kids ... Row By Row Junior!  Do you know a young person you would love to bring into the fun of sewing? Kids can play too! When traveling with an adult, children ages 6-14 can receive a free row pattern in any participating Row by Row Junior store. The patterns are designed and written just for kids.  Visit www.rowbyrowexperience.com and be sure to follow the Facebook page for your area to keep up to date as we go through spring. Simply search in Facebook for Row by Row Experience and the name of your state or province. You will find us there!  Here at Sew Motion, we are looking forward to seeing everyone in the store this summer and hearing about their Row By Row related travel exploits.
 

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06/26/17
 -06/30/17
Secret Life of Animals Nature Camp at Fox Run Park

 For children entering grades 1-5. Open your child’s eyes to the hidden world of wildlife all around them! Learn to find secret signs of animal life, amazing animal societies, and all about the creatures hiding in your own backyard!

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06/28/17
Nature Explorers: Nocturnal Nature

Children, ages 4-5 with an adult, will enjoy hands-on activities, puppet shows or stories, crafts, and a hike.
 

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06/28/17
 -06/30/17
Free Soccer Camp and VBS

Come on out to Free Soccer Camp and Vacation Bible School ages 4-10 welcome! The kids will be having a soccer camp, rally time, sing songs, learn about Jesus, and have snack time. We will be meeting at Limbach Park in Monument.

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06/28/17
Free Lunch and Learn

Free lunch and learn on Questions and Answers About Substance Abuse The Warning Signs, Treatment Options and Enabling Behaviors.  This is a free event please RSVP so we know how much food to order. You can RSVP to 719-445-9330

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06/28/17
Concerts in the Park

Enjoy the beautiful summer weather and listen to great music. Bring a chair and come to Limbach Park every Wednesday night from June 28 to August 2 (except July 5). There is music from 7:00 to 9:00 PM and there are two food vendors and two dessert vendors for your dining pleasure.

This week’s band is Atomic Fireballs. They play country, Americana, blues and pop music.

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06/29/17
Little Wonders: Tiny Tadpoles

Discover the world of nature with your 2-3 year-old. Interactive activities and a short hike make this the perfect introduction to the outdoors for your child. Child must be accompanied by an adult.

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06/29/17
Expansion and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

The Recovery Village Palmer Lake is pleased to announce its 20,000 square-foot expansion, adding 52 treatment beds and additional amenities and services for clients.The premier treatment center is nestled between Denver and Colorado Springs, with scenic views of the Rocky Mountains and Santa Fe Trail. An open house is scheduled for Thursday, June 29 from 1–4 p.m at The Recovery Village Palmer Lake, located at 443 S. Hwy. 105 Palmer Lake, CO 80133.

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06/30/17
Ribbon Cutting - McDonald's

Ribbon Cutting

to celebrate the grand reopening of

McDonald's
450 Hwy 105
Monument CO


Celebrating from 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Ribbon cutting 11:00 AM
 

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06/30/17
Movie Nights at the Clocktower: Pete's Dragon

Enjoy summer evenings under the big screen.  This summer the Town of Monument will present outdoor movie nights.  These are free to the public and will take place in Jackson Creek at the Monument Marketplace Clocktower (between Walmart & Home Depot).  Everyone is invited to bring chairs and blankets to enjoy a movie under the stars.  Activities will begin at 7:00 pm. Movies will begin at dark (approx 8:30). 

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07/04/17
2017 Tri-Lakes 4th of July Celebration


 

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07/04/17
Tri-Lakes Business Accelerators (TLBA)

Grow your business with Tri Lakes Business Accelerators(TLBA): exchange warm, qualified referrals = business success.

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07/06/17
Chamber Networking Breakfast

Join us for Breakfast!
 
Chamber Networking Breakfast takes place the first and third Thursday of every month here at the Chamber office in downtown Monument.  Come check us out to see if this group is a fit for you.  Annual dues are $30 and Chamber membership is required.

Speaker:
David Jones - WellLife Studio
Charlie Searle - Motors/Meat/Music
 

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07/06/17
Nature Adventures: Rolypoly-ology

Children ages 3-6, with an adult, will enjoy puppet shows or stories, crafts, hands-on activities, and discovery time on the trail.

 

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07/06/17
Moe Bandy In Concert

Whether writing, recording new songs or traveling the world performing. Moe keeps one of the busiest schedules in show business. Some of his noteworthy accomplishments are: 10 # 1 Hits; 40 Top Ten Hits; 66 Chart Hits; 5 Gold Albums; Academy of Country Music Song of The Year; Academy of Country Music  Most Promising Male Vocalist of the Year; American Video of the year; Academy of Country Music and Country Music Association Duet of the Year.


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07/07/17
Moonlight Storytelling Hike at Fox Run

Join us at Fox Run Regional Park as we celebrate the beauty of nature and the Buck Moon with a hike and storytelling.

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07/07/17
 -07/08/17
Firefly Celebration and Night Hike

Yes, we have spotted fireflies in the park over the years! Learn about the lives of fireflies, make a firefly craft and hike to find these rare wonders in the park.

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07/08/17
Wildlife Gardens and Backyard Habitats

With wildfires and hotter temperatures, you may need to share garden space with the wild critters! Learn backyard gardening and permaculture tips from Becky Elder, Certified Permaculture Designer. Recommendations for non-toxic materials and practices and tolerance and respect for the wild things!
 

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07/08/17
Free Story Time with Puppets

Join a staff member from the Pikes Peak Library District for special animal stories with a special guest puppet too! Learn about summer reading programs. Then enjoy the trails on your own.

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07/10/17
 -07/14/17
Wild Child Adventures Nature Camp for Middle School

For students entering grades 6-8. Experience success with outdoor team challenges, survival basics, nature skills, crafts and service projects. Specially designed for middle school students.
 

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07/11/17
Tri-Lakes Business Accelerators (TLBA)

Grow your business with Tri Lakes Business Accelerators(TLBA): exchange warm, qualified referrals = business success.

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07/11/17
Monthly Education Series - "Search Engine Optimization & Digital Marketing Tips"


Search Engine Optimization & Digital Marketing Tips for 2017

By attending this class, you will learn the following:
  •          Search engine optimization (SEO) tips for local & national businesses
  •          How to get pin placement on Google Maps
  •          How to utilize the free Google “My Business” applications
  •          Internet marketing tips for 2017
After the class is completed, Infront Webworks will have a Q&A session, as well as offer a free business verification service for Google Maps

Presented By:
 Craig Mount, Owner of ClassyBrain

Presented in partnership with the Pikes Peak Small Business Development Center and generously sponsored by Ent Credit Union.
 

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07/12/17
 -07/13/17
Nature Explorers: Sun Power!

Children will enjoy hands-on activities, puppet shows or stories, crafts, and a hike. For 4-5 year olds accompanied by an adult.

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07/12/17
Free Nature Storytime

Join a staff member from the Pikes Peak Library District for a special nature story time and craft. Learn about summer reading programs.

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07/12/17
Concerts in the Park

Enjoy the beautiful summer weather and listen to great music. Bring a chair and come to Limbach Park every Wednesday night from June 28 to August 2. There is music from 7:00 to 9:00 PM and there are two food vendors and two dessert vendors for your dining pleasure.

This week’s band is Soul School. They play contemporary pop, R&B, and dance music.

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07/13/17
Ribbon Cutting - Bliss Gallery

Grand Opening of New Gallery

Bliss Gallery
243 Washington St
Monument CO 80132


Open house 11:30 am to 12:30 am
Ribbon Cutting at 12:00 pm

 

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07/15/17
 -07/16/17
WMMI Anniversary Weekend

The Western Museum of Mining & Industry invites you to celebrate the museum’s 35th anniversary!
 
This event commemorates the 1982 opening of the museum’s North Gate Blvd. exhibit building. Located on 27 acres at the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, the Western Museum of Mining & Industry offers a contrasting combination of beautiful Colorado landscape and a world-class technical history collection centering on America’s mining industry. Come to “The Museum That Works” and see the variety of educational programming comes together! Among the activities is our 19th and 20th century steam engines rumbling to life, the artistry of blacksmithing in our blacksmith shop, the operation of the museum’s unique ten-stamp ore mill, and watch the Gold Canyon Gunfighters provide a wild west show!! The weekend will also feature vendors, food trucks, and fun for all ages. For more information please visit www.wmmi.org

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07/15/17
Are There Fish in Fountain Creek?


A unique and biodiverse assemblage of fishes live right here in our backyard! Join us to learn more about the fish of Fountain Creek. Presenter, Paul Foutz, is a biologist with Colorado Parks and Wildlife, and works in streams throughout the Arkansas Basin in southeast Colorado.

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07/15/17
Cripple Creek Music Fest

Join us in Cripple Creek for a full day of live music, food, and beer. The festival features the Christopher Shayne Band, Molly Hatchet, and headline Joe Nichols!


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07/17/17
 -07/21/17
STEM Summer Camp by Science Matters

 
Drone Academy
Assemble a Drone of your own. After we assemble and name your drone, learn how to fly it using the Four Forces of Flight. Go to Flight School with plenty of flight time to practice the basics of operating a Drone safely. As we get more advanced, we’ll navigate an Aerial Obstacle Course. While on the ground, we explore how the IR Control works and signals to the Drone. Must be entering the 3rd grade to participate in this camp. 

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07/17/17
Ribbon Cutting - Lucky Pet at Home Pet Care Services

A new business, Lucky Pet at Home Pet Care Services, provides care in the pet's home so they don't have a place to hold a ribbon cutting. But we want to celebrate with them, so we're holding their ribbon cutting right here at the Chamber of Commerce, 166 Second Street, Monument.
 
Open House 11:30 AM to 1 PM
Ribbon Cutting at Noon
 

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07/18/17
Tri-Lakes Business Accelerators (TLBA)

Grow your business with Tri Lakes Business Accelerators(TLBA): exchange warm, qualified referrals = business success.

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07/18/17
July Business After Hours

Join the Tri-Lakes Chamber at our monthly networking mixer brought to you by Perry Park Country Club. 
These events are a perfect opportunity to meet face to face with many other business professionals, shaking hands and exchanging business cards for the purpose of promoting your product or service, while enjoying great food and refreshments at Perry Park Country Club. 

FREE for Chamber Members 
$5 for partner members
$10 for non-members

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07/18/17
Lewis-Palmer School District Public Hearing

Lewis-Palmer School District Public Hearing - Charter School Application Waiver

Lewis-Palmer School District 38 is seeking waiver from the State Board of Education regarding the charter school application process. This waiver request will be considered at a public hearing on July 18, 2017, at 5:00 p.m. at the District 38 administration building.

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07/19/17
 -07/20/17
Little Wonders: Darling Dragonflies

Discover the world of nature with your two or three year-old. Interactive activities and a short hike make this the perfect introduction to the outdoors for your child. For 2-3 year old toddlers accompanied by an adult.

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07/19/17
Nature on Tap at Fossil Craft Beer Company

Grab a beer & learn a little about nature. $1 of every beer will be donated to Friends of El Paso County Nature Centers.

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07/19/17
Concerts in the Park

Enjoy the beautiful summer weather and listen to great music. Bring a chair and come to Limbach Park every Wednesday night from June 28 to August 2. There is music from 7:00 to 9:00 PM and there are two food vendors and two dessert vendors for your dining pleasure.

This week’s band is The Inman Brothers Band. They play Americana, variety and pop music.

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07/20/17
Chamber Networking Breakfast - 07/20/17

Join Us for Breakfast!

Networking Breakfasts take place the first and third Thursday of every month in the Chamber of Commerce Community Room from 7:30-9:00 AM. Listen to 10-minute informative talks from two fellow members. Meet and mingle with other business people over a tasty breakfast provided by the speakers. Everyone gets 30 seconds to introduce themselves and tell what's up in their business.

Check us out once for free to see if this group is a fit for you. Annual dues are $30 and Chamber membership is required.

This week's speakers are:
Julie Davis - JMD (productivity & efficiency expert)
Jeff Bahls - Green Tree Planning

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07/20/17
Twos & Threes Outdoors: Kids Love Mud!!!

Explore nature with your 2 or 3 year-old through interactive activities, a story and a short hike.
 

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07/21/17
Movie Nights at the Clocktower: Finding Dory

Enjoy summer evenings under the big screen.  This summer the Town of Monument will present outdoor movie nights.  These are free to the public and will take place in Jackson Creek at the Monument Marketplace Clocktower (between Walmart & Home Depot).  Everyone is invited to bring chairs and blankets to enjoy a movie under the stars.  Activities will begin at 7:00 pm. Movies will begin at dark (approx 8:30). 

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07/22/17
Bear Creek Nature Center Plant Walk

Join Amber Shanklin, Conservation Director at Palmer Land Trust, to learn about plants that thrive in Colorado Springs. During a 1 mile hike along Nature Center trails we will learn to identify some common native plants, learn about their adaptations, and some of the threats they face.

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07/22/17
Frog Frenzy

Frogs are an indicator species of healthy environments and frogs are fun! Learn about frogs, toads, and salamanders, make a frog craft and look for frogs in the ponds.

 

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07/25/17
Tri-Lakes Business Accelerators (TLBA)

Grow your business with Tri Lakes Business Accelerators(TLBA): exchange warm, qualified referrals = business success.

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07/26/17
Quarterly Member Luncheon

Join us at the Air Force Academy Stadium Press Box. 
Meet the Board and show appreciation for those who have helped us. 
This is a fantastic opportunity to see who has recently joined the Chamber as well as catch up with those you may not have seen for a while. This is the perfect opportunity to learn about our new members and their businesses while enjoying a delicious lunch. 

Register now to save your seat!

Check in begins at 11:00 am

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07/26/17
Free Lunch and Learn

Free lunch and learn on Suicide Awareness and Prevention.  This is a free event please RSVP so we know how much food to order. You can RSVP to 719-445-9330

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07/26/17
Concerts in the Park

Enjoy the beautiful summer weather and listen to great music. Bring a chair and come to Limbach Park every Wednesday night from June 28 to August 2. There is music from 7:00 to 9:00 PM and there are two food vendors and two dessert vendors for your dining pleasure.

This week’s band is Wirewood Station. They play Americana, bluegrass, folk and pop music.

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