MEREDITH — The Meredith Area Chamber announces that is offering a new membership category, titled associate realtor member, is available to real estate associates/agents who are affiliated with a brokerage office that is a member of the Chamber.
Within the Real Estate and Business Brokers section of the Chamber's website, www.meredithareachamber.com there will be a new sub category listing the individual associate members along with information about each associate including their website. An associate member will also receive Chamber mailings and eblasts and have the opportunity to leave literature and business cards at the Chamber office.
More information about this new category is listed on the Chamber's website or may be obtained by calling the Chamber office at 279-6121. The Meredith Area Chamber of Commerce consists of 300 businesses representing the towns in the Winnipesaukee, Squam, and Newfound Regions of Central New Hampshire.
Last Updated on Monday, 22 July 2013 09:06
BRISTOL — On Saturday, August 31 at 9 a.m. runners and walkers will leave from Basic Ingredients Bakery located on Rt. 3A in Bristol to "run their buns off" for a 4.2 mile jaunt.
Basic Ingredients Bakery and Gift Shop and NH Adventure Boot Camp for Women invite people to join the event. This year's race beneficiary will again be the Jacob Earl Messersmith (JEM) Memorial Scholarship Fund.
The JEM Scholarship helps support one Newfound High School graduate wishing to pursue a higher education in the arts with a $1,000 scholarship. The 2012 scholarship recipient was Abbey Symonds and the 2013 recipient was Gabrielle Tetreault.
Run Your Buns Off was originally designed to promote fitness, food and fun all in one venue. All who cross the finish line will be awarded one of NH's best sticky buns. One sticky bun averages 420 calories, and running 4.2 miles will average a 420 calorie burn.
The top 3 male and female runners as well as the fastest team will be awarded prizes and everyone has a chance to win at the ever growing raffle filled with goodies donated by local businesses. Register for the Run Your Buns Off 4.2 Miler online at www.lightboxreg.com/runyourbunsoff. For more information or to download a brochure/registration form, visit www.basicingredientsnh.com.
Last Updated on Monday, 22 July 2013 09:01
ASHLAND — Former State Senator Jim Rubens will be guest speaker at the July 27 Pemi Baker Valley Committee's spaghetti dinner which will be held from 5-7 p.m. at the American Legion Hall on Main Street in Ashland.
Rubens has served as New Hampshire state senator, chair of the platform committees of both the national Independence Party in 1993 and the New Hampshire Republican Party in 2000. Until recently, he chaired the Granite State Coalition Against Expanded Gambling, which spearheaded the successful effort to defeat a casino bill supported by Governor Maggie Hassan in the House by 57 votes.
Cost of the dinner is $10 per person, children 5 - 12 years $5, 4 and under free with a special family price of $25. Donations of non-perishable goods for the Plymouth Community Closet are appreciated.
For more information contact Omer Ahern 603-536-2224 or Henry Ahern at 603-536-3880.
Last Updated on Monday, 22 July 2013 08:58
LACONIA — The Lakes Region Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a trip to Beijing and Shanghai, China in the Spring of 2014.
To learn more about this travel opportunity, join the Chamber for an informal meeting on Tuesday, July 30 at 5:30 p.m. The meeting will be held in the conference room at the Hampton Inn & Suites at 195 Laconia Road in Tilton.
The 9-day trip is scheduled from April 2 to April 10, 2014 with a cost of $2,500 per person, including airfare from JFK Airport, 4-Star hotel accommodations, three meals per day, ground transportation with guided tours in China. The points of interest include The Great Wall, Tiananmen Square, The Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, Beijing and Shanghai.
"Having had the experience of this trip in March with chamber executives from across New England, I am pleased to offer this travel opportunity to our community," states Karmen Gifford, Executive Director of the Lakes Region Chamber of Commerce. "The trip offers an amazing chance to travel the People's Republic of China, the world's most populous country with a population of over 1.35 billion. The tours explore fascinating old culture, the changes to new modern culture and insight into the world's fastest growing major economy. For those interested in learning more about business in China, a business conference can be set up including industry talks."
The Lakes Region Chamber of Commerce service area covers the towns of Alton, Andover, Belmont, Center Harbor, Franklin, Gilford, Gilmanton, Hill, Holderness, Laconia, Lakeport, Meredith, Moultonborough, Northfield, Salisbury, Sanbornton, Tilton, Weirs Beach and Wolfeboro. For more information about the Lakes Region Chamber of Commerce, visit www.lakesregionchamber.org, find them on Facebook or call (603) 524-5531.
Last Updated on Monday, 22 July 2013 08:54
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