Events in Other Communities

$750 Holiday Shopping Spree Giveaway!

Get a quote on life insurance between October 1, 2018 and December 14, 2018 and you are entered to win!  Contact Deanne Stegeman, 9 Junction Dr  West, Ste 7, Glen Carbon, IL 62034, by email or by phone: 618-288-8746.  View the Flyer

Adult Zumba and Yoga Classes

Saturday mornings, Zumba @9 and Yoga @10. Sweat it out in Zumba, then stretch it out in Yoga. Take one or take both! Have a little one? We are excited to offer a creative movement class in conjunction with both our Zumba and Yoga classes. Get in a workout with peace of mind that your little one is being well taken care of and having a blast!  View the Flyer  and View the Website

Father McGivney Catholic High School Fall Event Sponsorship Package

Friday Night Lights Soccer Game 9/14
Homecoming Game 9/22 Event program at each game
Golf Classic Fundraiser 10/7 Event program, hole, cart & lunch signage
5K Run/Walk & Kid's Halloween Party 10/27 Flyers in participant bags and logo on shirts
In addition to event signage, you will also receive recognition at the events as well as on our website and social media sites.
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Contact: or call 618-855-9010

Dining to Donate at Applebees

Dine at Applebee's and 15% of your bill will be donated to:
American Legion Gifts to the Yanks Who Gave

Present this flyer to your server on Oct. 3rd, 17th and 31st from 4-9pm at Collinsville IL
You must bring this flyer for your donation to be counted.
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Let's Talk about the Home Show

October 17, 2019
11am - 1pm - Lunch is on Us!
Gateway Classic Cars, 1237 Central Park Drive, O'Fallon IL
-Registration on Site
-Walk the Floor to Pick Out Your Booth - or - View Your Booth
-Get the Most Out of Your Part in the Home Show
View the Flyer to Register

Save the Date for Bark 'N Brew ChamberNet

Save the date and join us on Wednesday, October 24, 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 and more!
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Apple Harvest Festival 5K

Benefitting Hospice of Southern IL
October 27, 2018 at Liberty Apple Orchard
Celebrating the Life of Adam Behrhorst
Registration Opens 8am and 5K start is 9am

Register online at

Annual HBA Music Trivia Event

Thursday November 1st: 5pm Happy Hour; 6pm Trivia Start
VFW Post 5691, 1234 Vandalia, Collinsville IL
Trivia & Dinner $25 each: Chicken Dinner with all the fixings including 2 FREE drinks
7 rounds of friendly music trivia; Prizes for BEST Halloween Costumes
1st, 2nd & 3rd place CASH prize and Door Prizes
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Good Mood Dessert Company Tasting Event

Good Mood Dessert Company Tasting Event
Saturday November 3 10am -6pm
Glen Carbon Senior Center, 157 N. Main St., Glen Carbon IL 62034
Moodicc is a chocolate covered curd.  The idea of Moodicc is to be a healthy protein-filled snack or dessert.  The chocolate covered curd is well known in Hungary.  The first curd candy bar was created in 1964.  Founders of Moodicc wanted to bring the wisodom of healhty food and give you a Hungarian experience. You can place orders at the event and/or through email.Contact Klara Schwarcz, Business Owner W: 618-974-6649 C: 618-514-9023  View the Flyer  View the Order Form

Equipping the Called Foster Closet Fundraiser - Trivia Night

Friday, November 9, 2018
VFW Collinsville IL
Doors open at 6pm
Game begins at 7pm
Tables of 10 $200 paid in advance.  After 10/25/18, tables of 10 are $250.
Payment accepted online - email
Bring Your Own Food/Snacks.  No Outside Beverages.  Cash Bar.  Silent Auction, Tricky Tray, 50/50 Raffle.
Equipping the Called NFP is a 501(c)3 charitable organization which helps foster families
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Mini Sessions at Heavenly Rhythm Dance Studio

Our Fall Mini Session registration is now open! Classes will be held on Saturday Mornings from November 10th through December 15th, with no class on November 24th.  Classes Available for 20 months and up!

Dueling Pianos

Proceeds Benefit Hospice of Southern Illinois
November 16, 2018
Hidden Lake Winery
10580 Country Rd 400 E, Aviston, IL 62216
Doors Open at 7pm, Howl at the Moon 8pm
Tickets - $35, Table of 8 - $250.
To purchase tickets, visit
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11th Annual Hawaiian Luau Trivia Knight

Special Olympics Illinois & Law Enforcement Torch Run Present the 11th Annual Hawaiian Luau Trivia Knight
December 1, 2018 Doors open at 6 & Trivia at 7

O'Fallon KC Hall 402 E Highway 50
$25 per person / $200 table of 8
Table decorating contest, costume contest, 8 rounds of Trivia, 50/50, games and the top 2 tables win a cash prize!
For More Info Contact Caylee Cook at Ccook@Soill.Org Or 618-654-6680
To sponsor, donate or play call 618-654-6680
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One Legacy Guided Story Sharing

We share stories! Available in print and digital format: Family Historian Journal, MindsEye, EZ Cards, and

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View Special Pricing for TMSM Chamber Members and View the Flyer

Highway Construction Careers Training Program

Students learn about tool use, equipment, and the math and communication skills needed to be successful on the job in most construction industries.
FREE to a limited number of individuals who meet these qualifications:
--Have a high school diploma or high school equivalency cert.
--Have a valid driver's license
--Have a minimum TABE score of 8.0
--Interview satisfactorily with program staff
--Test drug free
Next Session: Aug 21 - Dec 5th, 2018
East St. Louis Community College Center
601 James R. Thompson Blvd.
Preregistration required: Contact Melissa Snelson at 618-874-6528
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MWR Financial Solutions

MWR Financial Edge - Learn how to make, save and grow your money like the Wealthy
Our experts do all the work!
Ask how to get your membership free!  View the Flyer

Sprint by Wireless Lifestyle Member Deal

Spring by Wireless LIfestyle is offering 20 % off all Accessories to Troy Maryville St Jacob Marine Chamber of Commerce members!  This deal is only available at:
4219 S. St. Rt. 159
Glen Carbon, Il 62034
Call 618-288-3030 for more information
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Dementia Friendly Madison County Program Offering Free Classes for Businesses & Organizations

Every part of the community has a unique role  in meaningfully supporting people with dementia and  their family and friend care partners.

Dementia-Friendly Madison County provides education and resources tailored to different segments of our county – health professionals, retailers, legal and financial services, faith communities, local government, etc. – all of whom encounter individuals with memory impairments.

For more information about bringing this program  to your office or organization, contact  Gail Shaw at St. John’s Community Care - 344-5008  View Flyer

CPR Party

If an emergency occurs, are you prepared to help?  Host a CPR / First Aid Party and receive your training free!  Have fun and learn.  By combining Emergency and Safety Trainers' unique teaching methods and a non intimidating setting, the result is a learning experience that ou won't forget when needed.

To book your CPR party or for more info, call us at 314-596-2497 or 573-366-3436
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Free High School Equivalency Certification* Classes

Free High School Equivalency Certification* Classes
*Comparable to GED* certfication

Day and evening classes start soon in your area (as early as May 14th - please see the flyer for more information)

Sign up for a required preregistration/orientation session held at the SWIC Belleville, Red Bud, Sam Wolf Granite City campuses and the East St. Louis Community College Center.

Learn more and schedule a required preregistration appointment: 618-235-2700 ext 5525
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On-the-Job Training Helping Your Business

Illinois WorkNet Centers offer On-the-Job Training (OJT) to help your business save hiring and training cost for new hires.
The OJT Program Provides:
Cost Savings; Excellent Employees; Convenience

Your Business Can Participate if:
- OJT position is permanent and full-time (32+ hours/week)
- OJT position pays at least $10/hour
Contact us to learn more about how your business can participate!
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Madison County Employment and Training Services

Through the Madison County Employment and Training Department and the Local One-Stop Centers, we can recruit a qualified pool of applicants tha tmeet the specific needs of your business or organization.  The following services are provided:
- Recruitment Assistance
- Job Fair/Hiring Event Coordination
- Labor market Information
- Testing
- On the Job Training (for qualified employees)
- Incumbent Worker Training (for qualified businesses)
- Apprenticeships
Get Involved with Madison County Employment and Training - View the Flyer

Incumbent Worker Training

Incumbent Worker Training (IWT) can help qualifying companies upgrade the skills of existing employees that will ultimately help the company remain competitive, increase profits, and support the growth of the company.  Based on the size of the company, up to 90% of the costs of training can be reimbursed through the program.

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Requirements for Registering an Apprenticeship Program

Registered Apprenticeship benefits employers by providing them with a pipeline of skilled workers with industry-specific training and hands-on experience.  Registered Apprenticeship programs are customizable to match the employer's need and highly flexible in order to always meet the employer's changing requirements.

View the Flyer to find out more about creating a Registered Apprenticeship Program

2018 Free Telco Analysis

Are you paying to omuch for your phone and internet service?
Let us discover your best deal with a FREE analysis!
All we need is one month of local, long distance and internet bills to see if we can save you money.  Email your bills today to  or call Debbie at 618-443-5113 to learn more.
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2018 Grizzlies Schedule

Check out the 2018 Gateway Grizzlies Schedule!
GCS Credit Union Ballpark
2301 Grizzlie Bear Blvd
Sauget, IL 62206
*Dates and Times Subject to Change
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College Sitters+Nannies+Tutors

Making life easier for Moms (it’s what we do).
Whether you have a meeting at school or just need to run errands, we’re the simple solution to your day to day needs.

4 Free Sitter Hours - Offer good for 4 Free consecutive hours.  Requires new customers complete family set-up process with College Nannies+Tutors.  Customer may be billed for additional hours.  Use promo code:

Edwardsville | 618.551.0363
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Respite Care at Cedarhurst in Edwardsville

Special Pricing for Respite Services
All-inclusive Respite Care: $100/day
(Maximum of a 60 day stay - after 60 days, you are welcome to stay with usas a full-time resident.  Please ask for details.)
Offering a better solution for seniors who are recovering from a hospital or rehabilitation stay.
Call: 618-979-3602
7108 Marine Rd, Edwardsville IL 62025
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Gateway Foundation Treatment Centers

The Hidden Dangers of Alcohol

Even moderate alcohol consumption can have negative effects. In honor of Alcohol Awareness Month in April, Gateway illustrates the hidden dangers of drinking alcohol.

Want to Learn More? Watch Gateway's Alcohol Awareness Month Video Series at

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Lindenwood First Responders' Grant

Lindenwood University is Offering $3600 per year towards First Responders' Future*
* Please view the flyer for restrictions
Supporting those who protect their communities everyday.
Lindenwood University Accelerated Program for Working Adults
-Classes meet one night a week
-Earn up to 36 credit hours/year - 9 credit hours/quarter
-Earn a Master's degree in 15 months
-Students can begin the Bachelor's degree program without any previous college credits
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2017 Needs Assessment

Illinois's community action agencies are conducting a study of the needs of low-income people.  Results from the study will be considered by Illinois's community action agencies for planning, developing and delivering agency  activities, services and initiatives.  If you could please take a few moments to fill out the survey, it would be greatly appreciated.
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Take the Survey

McArther's Tae Kwon Do & Fitness 2 for $20 Special

Come Kick It with Us...
2 for $20 Taekwondo Special- 2 weeks of classes, 2 classes per week!
Enroll after the 2 weeks, and your $20 goes towards your new membership and uniform!
Offer valid for new members only.

Intersection of I-255 and Collinsville Road, Collinsville, IL

Call 618-345-2953 to set up your appointment today!
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