THE PURPOSE OF THE ESCALON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE IS…
TO PROMOTE BUSINESS
TO PROTECT BUSINESS
TO ENCOURAGE BUSINESS
TO PROMOTE ECONOMIC GROWTH
August arrives with the bright future of a new school year, new sports seasons and lots of Chamber activities to look forward to. Hopefully the days of triple digit heat are over and we can settle in to this lazy dog days of summer where all things are possible. As you may have heard that there is an election coming up. For the first time in a while there is a vacancy on the City Council and we will be holding a forum to introduce the candidates in early September if necessary. Our City Council works hard to keep Escalon the place we love to live in and so this will be an opportunity to elect the best person to support the city needs.
Activities scheduled so far for August are:
- August 7 from 11 - 3Sunday in the Park free hot dogs and activities for the kids and great music to entertain. Free event
- August 13th 3:00 we have the privilege of doing a Ribbon Cutting for the new Youth Center3:30 - 6:00 Open House.
- August 27th our Second Annual Farm to Fork Dinner at Grandpa’s Barn — locally grown products - entertainment - fantastic ambiance$40.00 see website for details
There is still room for an addition Coffee/Mixer or two - Give Pat a call at 988-0582 to schedule
Also scheduled for the rest of the year areThe Candidates Forum in September if necessary, October’s Sunday in the Park and Citywide Yard Sale, The Lighting of the Hospice Tree on Nov 29th and Christmas on Main on Dec. 3. In discussion is a dinner to honor a citizen and business of the year which we hope to be able to schedule sometime in November
Starting this month you will notice banner ads of local businesses on the website. if you would like to display an ad please contact the Chamber. If you haven’t yet followed the links of our members to their website, you can find out monthly deals and all sorts of information about our member’s businesses.
As always - THINK ESCALON FIRST