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Troy Maryvlle St. Jacob Marine Chamber of Commerce
Thursday June 14, 2018

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CHAMBER EVENTS

ChamberNET

Please join us for food, fun and networking at Anderson Hospital 6800 State Route 162 Maryville, IL 62062 on Thursday August 2, 2018 at 5pm until 7pm.

 

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CHAMBER INFO

Vote for Us!

We were nominated, now its time to vote! Please cast your Vote for Troy/Maryville/St.Jacob/Marine Chamber of Commerce to win this years 2018 Best of Southwest Illinois Contest. Vote here!

 

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EVENTS IN OTHER COMMUNITIES

Madison County Employment & Training

We asist with tuition, fees, uniforms, and graduation cost. Career counseling job search assistance. Training opportunities for careers in industries with high growth occupations. 101 E. Edwardsville Road Wood River, IL 62095 For more information visit website. Time: 9am-11am Dates: June 20th, June 27th, July 11th, July 25th, Aug. 8th, Aug. 22nd, Sept. 5th, Sept. 19th, Oct. 3rd, Oct. 17th, Oct 31st, Nov. 14th, Nov. 28th, Dec 12th.

 

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TROY EVENTS

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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Library Book Sale June 16th

The Friends of the library hosts two book sales each month on the first Friday and third Saturday of the month from 9 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Come pick up great books at incredible prices. Proceeds benefit the library. The Tri-Township Library is located at 209 South Main Street. Troy, Illinois 62294. Contact the Tri-Township Library at (618) 667-2133.

 

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Summer Lunch Program

Ministries Unlimited is pleased to announce its partnership with 6 local churches and the summer lunch program at Meadow Dr. Park and Tri-Township Library. A brown bag lunch is served M-F, 11:30-12:30, now until August 10, first come, first served. The churches are: Friedens UCC, The Pentecostals of Troy, Bethel Baptist, Troy United Methodist, St. Jeromes Catholic and Pathway Church. Ministries Unlimited has donated $5,000 back to the community of Troy by sponsoring the summer lunch program.

 

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Tri-Township Park Summer Camp

Summer Weekly Camp is beginning June 11- August 10th. No camp provided the week of the 4th of July. For more information regarding hours and prices check out our website or contact us at 618-667-6887.

 

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MARINE EVENTS

Marine Homecoming

The Marine Homecoming will be on June 29th-30th. There will be rides, food, music, bingo, parades, vendors, and more! Children parade will be Saturday night. Fri-Friends of Bluegrass 6-9pm Fri-Breach of Peace 9-1am Sat-Buffalo Road 8-12am

 

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MARYVILLE EVENTS

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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Cambridge House Job Fair

Cambridge House of Maryville is hosting a Job Fair on Tuesday, June 26, 2018 from 12pm- 4pm. Fill out an application and be entered to win a $100 gift card! Call 618-288-2211 for more information.

 

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CARSTAR Soaps it Up!

Join us for a car wash fundraiser at CARSTAR in Maryville on Saturday, June 16th from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM. A minimum donation of $10 gets you one ticket. Proceeds to benefit Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. Tickets may be purchased in advanced at CARSTAR, or the day of the event.

 

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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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Reception Honoring Dr. Gingrich

Please join us for reception honoring Dr. Gingrich as we wish her well in her future endeavors. The reception will be held on Saturday June 23, 2018 at 2pm until 5pm at the Maryville Women's Center 2016 Vadalabene Drive Maryville, IL.

 

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Skate Music Camp

Join us for our 3rd Annual SkateCamp! Learn to skate or advance your skills! $10 Registration includes food/snacks, a T-shirt, and mid-week trip to Earth Surf Skatepark (provide your own transportation). This year, in conjunction with SkateCamp, we are offering MUSIC CAMP as an alternative for students with other interests! Students will enjoy a week of musical fun and training from our very talented Children's Minister, Mary Wisnasky! If you have questions about registration and/or add-on purchases, please feel free to call our church office at 618-288-9600 or email us.

 

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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.

 

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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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VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL

Friedens UCC VBS

Rolling River Rampage VBS Begins with a family dinner at 5:00pm in our Fellowship Hall. Free event. Followed by VBS from 6:00pm-8:30pm. Please call the office 618.667.6535 or sign up at our website. 

 

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Good Shepherd VBS

Good Shepherd Lutheran Church School will be hosting Vacation Bible School June 25th-June 29th from 9:00 am-12:00pm

 

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Seuss in the Summer VBS

St. Michael's Episcopal Church is hosting Seuss in the Summer Vacation Bible School When: Mon, July 16, 10:00 am Fri, July 20, 10:30 am from 5:30pm-8:00 pm Where: St. Michael's Episcopal Church, 111 O'Fallon Troy Rd, O'Fallon, IL 62269

 

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Splash Canyon VBS

Join us at St.Jerome Catholic Church for Splash Canyon Vacation Bible School Vbs is open to all children entering Pre-K through 5th grade this fall. Many Volunteers are needed! There is no cost for our VBS. Fees are covered from our annual Family Trivia Night hosted by our Youth Group.

 

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EVENTS IN OTHER COMMUNITIES

2018 Culver's Car Shows

The 2018 Car Show dates are here and you don't want to miss out! 
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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Bark N' Brew

What a treat! Save the date for the 2nd annual Bark 'N Brew on Wednesday, October 24th, 2018. Bring your furry friend to Gateway Center for a pet friendly Yappy Hour featuring dog-friendly play space, a costume contest, local beers, tasty food more!

 

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Business Series with Nathan Stooke

Join Wisper Internet for a business series featuring Wisper CEO, Nathan Stooke. Sessions include lunch. $25 per session or attend all 4 sessions for $85. RSVP to marketing@wisperisp.com. Tuesday, July 10 What I'd Do Differently: What to do and what not to do, learn from my path as a business owner. Tuesday, July 17th Hiring Rockstar Employees: Employees are your greatest asset. Learn how to find and hire the rockstars. Tuesday, July 24th Leadership: Learn how to choose to be a leader and how to apply it to your organization. Tuesday, July 31st Growing Pains: Growing too fast? Learn how to keep the culture

 

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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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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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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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SWIC Funding for Your Future

SWIC is hosting free walk-in workshops to help you determine your financial aid eligibility. They will be held June 14 from 2-5 p.m. and June 15 from 9 a.m. to noon at the Belleville Campus, 2500 Carlyle Ave., in the Liberal Arts Complex. No reservations necessary.
 
No commitment to enroll at SWIC or accept financial aid necessary to attend the workshops. Helpful items to bring to the workshops include: Photo ID Federal Student Aid ID 2016 Federal Tax Returns or Estimated Income 2016 W2 s or Estimated Income Social Security Number and birthdate Other Income documents (SSI, TANF, child support, disability, etc.) Value of investments, stock, bonds or mutual funds Balance of bank account (checking/savings) Month and year of marital status Information above may be needed for spouse or parent/guardian pending response to dependency status questions on the application. Campus tours are available during the workshops. For more information, contact Enrollment Services at 618-235-2700, ext. 5526 or visit out website.

 

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OTHER NEWS

Should You Outsource Work?

What can you outsource that you add no value to? How about your bookkeeping, calendar management, email management, and database manager - for beginners! imagine what it would be like to never reconcile that checking account again! Never schedule an appointment, or minimize the number of emails you respond to! And all those business cards from networking events...how about getting them into a format and using them to market your business - or at least develop relationships with coffee or lunch appointments? Sound like it's too good to be true? Not at all! Signature Virtual Assistance can do all this and more! How about meeting for coffee and learn what we can do for you to increase the hours in your day! Contact us today at via email or 314.425.4612.

 

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