Calendar of Events - The Chamber Grand Forks - East Grand Forks
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2019 Community Profile/Membership Directory Ad Registration
08/01/18 - 12/31/18
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Public Affairs Program
09/25/18 - 09/25/19
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2018 October Brown Bag - Recruiting in Times of Low Unemployment
10/17/18
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Events in the next 30 days...
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10/17/18
2018 October Brown Bag - Recruiting in Times of Low Unemployment

What are successful strategies to recruit new hires from entry level to professional  positions? What do candidates respond to, and what do employers unintentionally do that prevents them from getting the best talent? Hear the tricks that Professional Recruiters utilize, and innovative techniques to increase your applicant flow!
Through this interactive workshop you will learn:
* How to attract talent from a wide area
* What is the role of starting pay?
* Information for all types of industries!
 
Presented by:
Mike Henke
Mike Henke Inc. partners with companies throughout the Midwest in the areas of Training and Development.  For more information visit: mikehenkeinc.com.
Wednesday, October 17, 2018
11:30am – 1:00pm
The Chamber Board Room
$20/person ~ Member (Includes Lunch)
$30/person ~ Non-Member (Includes Lunch)
 
 
Registrations are available online only.
  
Seating is limited to 32 Attendees. Sign up soon!
 
Reservations not cancelled 3 days prior to event will be invoiced.
 
 

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10/06/18
 -10/27/18
Voter Connection Series

The Voter Connection series will host several candidates from federal to city levels of the midterm election each Saturday afternoons. In this open forum series candidates will give a short speech and then open the floor to an informal Q & A. Light refreshments will be served. The series began in September and will go through November 3rd, ending with an informational session about when/where to vote in this year’s election. 

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10/06/18
 -11/03/18
French Taste & Voter Connections (Saturdays)

The Voter Connection series will host several candidates from federal to city levels of the midterm election every Saturday. In this open forum series candidates will give a short speech and then open the floor to an informal Q & A.

French Taste will serve savory & sweet crepes for lunch!

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10/17/18
MAC Meeting

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10/20/18
Star Wars Reads

The UND Bookstore will be hosting a Star Wars Reads event on Saturday, October 20th.  This event has something for everyone.
We will have story time along with refreshments at 10:30 am and activities throughout the day.  
Games, activities, trivia, and prizes.  Fun for the entire family  
Free event!
Come dressed as your favorite character!

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10/27/18
Haunted Stacks

The annual after hours event is one you don't want to miss, get your costumes on and bring the whole family for trick or treating, games, food , prizes and the infamous haunted stacks maze.

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11/02/18
Farm to Table

Farm to Table - University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC)

Join the University of Minnesota Crookston community for a celebration of Northern Minnesota grown and raised foods.  Enjoy an evening dinner prepared by local chefs, featuring foods grown by UMC students, alumni and friends. UMC senior, Caleb Rempel and UMC Horticulture Lecturer, Rick Abrahamson, have been growing a multitude of vegetables and sunflowers for this Farm to Table event.

Savor vintage and select wines produced by Fantesca Estate & Winery and local poultry grown in central Minnesota by Protein Alliance.

UMC's inaugural Farm to Table event kicks off at 5pm, November 2 in the University Teaching & Outreach Center(UTOC).
Enjoy local spirits while watching the UMC hunt seat equestrian team as they prepare for their regional riding and horse shows. Equitation over fences is judged on how riders are positioned on the horse, how effective they are in using their aids while communicating with their mount when completing a course.
Buy Tickets now:  http://z.umn.edu/farmtotable

5:00 p.m. – 5:40 p.m. 
Social and Equitation Showcase-University Teaching & Outreach Center 
5:40 p.m. - 5:55 p.m.
Depart the UTOC for Bede Ballroom, Sargeant Student Center

6:00p.m. – 8:00p.m.
Farm to Table Dinner featuring:

  • Fantesca Estate & Winery, a California wine company owned by University of Minnesota alumni Duane & Susan Hoff.  Duane is the son of longtime Crookston residents and UMC faculty Dave & Irene Hoff.
  • Protein Alliance is a global meat brokerage and trading company located in central Minnesota and owned by Jeff Stauffenecker & Carl Wittenburg, both UMC alumni.

Seating is limited for this unique event, registration due by October 25. We are unable to accommodate registration and payments at the door.
Buy Tickets now:  http://z.umn.edu/farmtotable


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11/06/18
Small Business Committee Meeting

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11/08/18
Grief Journeys for Adults Support Group

Hospice of the Red River Valley offers a free ongoing grief support group for adults 18 years and older who have experienced a loss through death. The group meets on the second Thursday of each month from 1:30-3 p.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 200 3rd St. NW, East Grand Forks, Minn. This group is free and open to the public. For more information or questions, call (800) 237-4629 and ask to speak to the bereavement department.
 

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11/08/18
Grief During the Holidays

Managing grief in times of celebration can be overwhelming. Suffering the loss of a loved one is difficult any time of the year, but the holiday season can intensify feelings of loss. This presentation will enable attendees to identify and learn how to manage the mixed and painful emotions that can surface when grieving during the holidays. Participants will also learn important self-care strategies. This class is free and open to the public; no registration required for this class.

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11/08/18
Riverside Christian School Fall Banquet

Riverside Christian School is hosting their fall banquet and silent auction at the Alerus Center on November 8th. Featured  speaker is actor and producer of “God’s Not Dead”, David A.R. White.  Doors open at 6pm.  Tickets are for $40 and can be purchased online at www.rcsrams.com or by phone at 218-773-1770. 
 

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11/13/18
MAC Exec Meeting

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11/15/18
The Chamber Farmers Appreciation Banquet

The Chamber’s Agribusiness Committee has been organizing this evening of dinner, entertainment and fellowship for over 18 years. The generous donations of our sponsors allow over 300 area farmers to attend at no cost.

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