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Troy Maryvlle St. Jacob Marine Chamber of Commerce
Thursday May 17, 2018

MDKauffman Photography in Lebanon IL



Get Your Professional Headshot

Does your headshot need updated? Do you need a professional headshot for your LinkedIn account or new business card? On May 17th 18th MDKauffman Photography will be having 15 minute sessions at the Chamber Office. Headshots are $50 for chamber members that sign up before May 10th, it is $75 if you sign up after May 10th. $100 for non-members. Sign up here!


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Ameren Illinois Increases Incentives

Is your facility looking to reduce energy and maintenance costs? The Ameren Illinois Energy Efficiency Program has increased specific cash incentives to help offset an even larger portion of the costs of your next electric project!

Custom Electric incentive increased to $0.10 per kilowatt hour (Lighting and Non-Lighting). New Construction Lighting increased to new interior tiers of $0.14, $0.12, $0.10 with exterior at $0.12 per kilowatt hour. Waste Water Treatment Plants increased to $0.21 kilowatt hours. Feasibility Study incentive cap increased to up to 50 of energy savings . Municipal Owned Street Lighting increased to $0.70 per watt reduced for both Standard and Premium. These increased incentives are only available for a limited time, so start planning your next energy-saving project now. Energy advisors and specialists can help you identify potential projects and leverage these cash incentives. For more information or to schedule a free energy consultation, please visit this website.


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Best Deal for Phone/Internet

Are you paying too much for your phone and internet service? Let Complete Technology Solutions help you find the best deal. Get a free analysis today! Just email one month of local, long distance, or internet bills to see if they can save you money.

Email your bills to Debbie. If you have any questions or want to learn more, call Debbie at 618.443.5113. Click here for more info.


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Affordable Health Screenings

Life Line Screening will be performing a day of preventive health screenings at American Legion Post 708 on June 23. The Package is $149.00. Appointments are limited sign up by calling 1-800-640-6307, visit the website or text circle to 797979

That is why we wanted to announce that Life Line Screening will be performing a day of preventive health screenings at American Legion Post 708 on Saturday, June 23, 2018. This collaboration helps bring important health tests to our community at an affordable price. The tests look for signs of disease that can lead to stroke, heart attack or bone fracture. Life Line Screening scans for potential health problems for both men and women. The cost for a Wellness Package is $149.00. You must pre-register. Appointments are limited, so please sign up now by calling 1-800-640-6307 and receive a $10 discount off the package or visit Life Line Screening's website or text the word circle to 797979.


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Downpayment Plus Program at FCB Banks

The Downpayment Plus Program is back! Qualified buyers could receive up to $6,000 when purchasing a home. The Downpayment Plus is an annual grant program and funds are available until the grant is depleted, so act now. For more information, call FCB Banks - Maryville at 346-9090 or FCB Banks - Troy at 667-9090 and ask for one of our Loan Officers.


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Grand Opening Celebration Heavenly Rhythm Dance Studio

Join us for a Ribbon Cutting during the Grand Opening celebration of the new location of Heavenly Rhythm Dance Studio. They have a brand new location at 1124 Troy Road, Collinsville, IL. The celebration will begin at 10 AM.


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Day Trips with Friends 6/6

We are pleased to announce the Senior Center has the opportunity to take monthly day trips with FRIENDS, a group started by Guideon Richeson from Richeson Funeral Home. June 6th, Wednesday Soulard Market Food Tour Cost: $120.00 (includes tour, 6 tastings transportation) Departs 9:45 Richeson Funeral Home Senior contact info (667-2022).


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Day Trips with Friends 7/17

We are pleased to announce the Senior Center has the opportunity to take monthly day trips with FRIENDS, a group started by Guideon Richeson from Richeson Funeral Home. Here are some of the trips being offered: July 17th, Tuesday Warm Springs Ranch, Booneville, MO Tour of the Headquarters of the Budweiser Clydesdales Cost: $110.00 Departs from Richeson Funeral Home @ 9:00 a.m. Senior contact info (667-2022).


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Spring Book Sale

The Marine Library is holding a spring book sale from 8am to 6pm. Location is 202 E Silver St., PO Box 187 Marine, Illinois 62061. 

The book sale is one day--May 18 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.


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5K Run For Your Life

The Anderson Hospital Relay Team has coordinated a 5K Run for Your Life to take place during the event! The 5K Run/Walk begins at 6 p.m. on June 30th with same day registration beginning at 4 p.m. The relay team is currently looking for runners and sponsors to support the 5K and their Relay Team fundraising efforts! Runners will pay a $30 registration fee and receive a swag bag and shirt (shirts guaranteed if registered by June 12). Sponsors can participate at the $100 level by providing info/items in the runners swag bags or at the $200 level with swag bag inserts and logo on race shirts! More info on our website, Email Maddie here for more information or call 618-391-6712.


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Access to Fishing Program

Maryville Community Library will have rods and reels, provided by Illinois Department of Natural Resources, available to borrow much like checking out a book or movie. Tackle packets (that contain hooks, sinkers, bobbers, etc.) and instructional fishing literature of fishing is available. Available at no cost for users to keep when they borrow a fishing pole. Come in and check one out!


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Help Support the Maryville Library

Join eScrip at Schnucks to support the Maryville Community Library Friends of the Maryville Library joined eScrip at Schnucks where 3 of your purchase will be donated to the Friends of the Maryville Library. You just stop by Schnucks, request an eScrip card, register your card here, and present your card to the cashier when you shop at Schnucks. It's an easy way to support the library!


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Museum Passes

Museum Passes @ Maryville Community Library Have you heard? The Maryville Community Library has partnered with the Edwardsville Children's Museum and now has 3 museum passes for checkout! Each pass allows admission for up to 4 people. In addition, save 10 on museum merchandise when you use the pass! Passes are only available to Maryville Patrons 18 up. Please contact the Maryville Community Library at 618-288-3801 with any questions.


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Pre-Loaded Kindles at Maryville Library

Check out a Pre-Loaded Kindle Today! Maryville Community Library has Kindles pre-loaded with a variety of popular books available for check out. The easiest way to enjoy an eBook: just turn it on and read. Adult Patrons only.


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Story Time at Maryville Library

Join us at 10:30 for Storytime at Maryville Community Library. Saturday Storytime is an interactive program of stories, crafts, songs, and fun for you and your child. This is for all ages and registration is not required. Hope to see you all there.


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Teens @ The Library

If you would like to read a book and discuss it with the Teens @ the Library, stop by the Maryville Community Library to join and receive a free copy of the next book. On May 19 at 2:00 p.m. the group will discuss Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck. To sign up, visit the library, call 618-288-3801, or email.


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Website Databases

Take a look at the Maryville Community Library's website, and explore our collection of databases. Databases include: A to Z USA A to Z World Culture A to Z World Travel Consumer Health Complete Consumer Reports First Search Legal Information Reference Center Science Reference Center MasterFILE Premier Novelist


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2018 Culver's Car Shows

The 2018 Car Show dates are here and you don't want to miss out! 
Cruise #2: May 19th (5p-8p) 
Cruise #3: June 16th (5p-8p) 
Cruise #4: July 21st (5p-8p) 
Cruise #5: August 18th (5p-8p) 
Cruise #6: September 15th (5p-8p) 
Halloween Cruise: Oct. 20th (4p-7p)
If you have any questions call (618) 344-8780 or come by at 100 United Dr in Collinsville IL 62234


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CPR Party

If an emergency occurs, are you prepared to help? Host a CPR/First Aid Party! Emergency safety trainers can provide you with the training to save a life in a similar way. By combining unique teaching methods a non-intimidating setting, you will have a learning experience that you won't forget. Host a party and receive your training free! To book your CPR party or for more information call 314-596-2497 or 573-366-3436.


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Gateway Foundation Event

Saturday, May 19 10:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M. at Troy United Methodist Church 407 Edwardsville Road Troy, IL 62294
Join us for engaging presentations from Tim Ryan and Joe Turner. Despite a successful career, heroin stole half of Tim Ryan's life and eventually took his own son. Tim's mission is to help one addict at a time transform their lives from dope to hope. Today he is one of the nation’s leading experts on the pandemic, delivering riveting, highly practical speeches and workshops to equip and motivate his audience.

Joe Turner founded the Recovery Warriors, a group with the goal of helping people find treatment centers and educating communities about the drug epidemic that has taken far too many lives.

For More Information Contact: Jason Ford or call
618.345.3970 Ext 3416. Gateway Foundation Would Like To Thank Sober For Life Radio And A New Perspective Inc. For Sponsoring This Event.


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Hard Road Theatre Productions

Hard Road Theatre Presents their 2018-2019 Summer Season.
Mary Poppins Jr: 6/21-23 @ 7:00 p.m. 6/24 @ 2:00 p.m @ Highland Elementary Auditorium
Annie Jr: 7/12-14 @ 7:00 p.m. 7/15 @ 2:00 p.m @ Highland High School
Kennel Oklahoma: 7/27-28 8/3-4 @ 7:30 p.m 7/29 8/5 @ 2:00 p.m. @Highland Elem


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Savvy Caregiver Training Session

St. John's Community Care will offer Savvy Caregiver Training several times through 2018 using a curriculum developed by the University of Minnesota. For more information or to register call 618-344-5008.

Are you a caregiver for a family member who has Alzheimer's disease or another related disorder? Does that person live at home? Are you looking for ways to increase your knowledge and confidence in this role? The series of 6 classes will be held Tuesday evenings from 6 - 8 pm on April 17 24 - May 1,8,15,22 at Fairview Heights Community Room, 10025 Bunkum Road, Fairview Heights, IL 62208. Each series is limited to a maximum of 12 families. There is no cost to those attending. Registration is required. Ruth s House is offering complimentary care for person with dementia with reservation. For more information call 618-344-5008.


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Steps for Life Walk/Run

On Saturday September 29th, come join the Relevant Pregnancy Options Center at the Steps for Life Walk/Run! Registration begins at 7 AM, Run starts at 8 AM, and the walk starts at 8:05 AM. We hope to see you there!


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Summer Science Camp

If you love science, experiments, and making discoveries about the world around you, or simply want to know more about how the world works, then our science camp is for you! This summer we will be exploring five areas of science using hands-on STEAM techniques along with the scientific method. Science Camp will be hosted by Mrs. Jennifer Doyle. Mrs. Doyle has a degree in biology from McKendree University and is a certified science teacher. She has six years of teaching experience in subjects ranging from Conceptual Chemistry to PreAP Biology. This camp is open to anyone entering 3rd-6th grade. Invite your friends and family! Contact Jennifer Doyle via email by June 1st Hurry, camp fills up at 30 students!


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