From Dec. 2 to Dec. 7 many Gerald businesses will be conducting a Scavenger Hunt. To play, simply purchase a card from any participating business for $2. Visit each business on the card and collect their token. If you manage to collect each token you may enter your card into a drawing for a 50" Sanyo LCD/HD Television. So far, participating businesses include: Gerald Automotive, Wheeler Antiques, Coldwell Banker Koehn, The BUZZ Inn, Gerald Home Center, The Gerald Area Library & Once Upon A Time Bookstore, and J&L Market.
Firmed up our plans for our big Christmas Celebration this evening and they include a PARADE OF LIGHTS!!!! Plan to participate with a float using Christmas lights, or any other lighted vehicle. It will be held Dec. 7, at 530 p.m. and we are all so excited to see what ideas everyone can come up with.
The next Chamber meeting is Wednesday, November 20th, at 5:30 pm. This is one week early due to Thanksgiving.
Whitehead Realty will be having a ribbon cutting at 5:15 pm at their new office across from J&L Market on Main Street Friday November 1st. Everyone welcomed!
Come on out on October 26th for Trunk or Treat sponsored by the Gerald Chamber of Commerce. We are having a hay ride, haunted house, carnival booths and a bon fire. There will be concessions provided at the Saddle Club Cook Shack as well! If your interested in participating please contact Linda Trest.
The next chamber meeting is scheduled for Wednesday 10/2 at 5:30PM at the City Park Equestrian Arena for planning of this event.
At the depot at Legion Park in Gerald.
Items on the agenda:
Old: Trunk or Treat, scavenger hunt in December
New: developing welcome packets for new residents, doing a survey to find out how the Chamber can be helpful to businesses in town
The next chamber meeting will be at the Depot at the Legion Park on August 28th at Noon. Topics of discussion will include Trunk or Treat and Elections. Everyone Welcome!!!
The next Chamber meeting is Wednesday, July 24 at 5:30 pm at the depot.
On the agenda is the nomination of officers for the 2013-2014 year for the election in August.
Everyone is welcome. Come join us!
The chamber will no longer be offering concessions at the weekly flea market. BUT, we have vendors with food items available so please come on out and stop in! Remember vendor spaces are FREE so if you or your organization is interested just come on up!!
Gerald's Community Outreach and Finders Keepers Resale Shop is going to celebrate it's 10th Anniversary on July 11th from 6 pm to 8 pm. Come join us at 17 E. Fourth Street.
If you have any questions please contact Maria Killian at 764-4357.