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The Chamber Insider June 2017

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County Fair Parade!

The Nodaway County Fair is right around the corner, July 13th, 14th and 15th, and it is time to start planning your entry for the Fair Parade! Hosted by the Maryville Chamber Ambassadors, this mid-summer tradition is a great way to First Friday Coffee Event raise awareness of your business or organizations for FREE with the hundreds who Get your antioxidants, meet fellow turn out to watch. This year’s theme is “Discover the Magic of Memories.” The Fair Chamber members and kick off your parade will continue to use it’s route beginning on W. Fourth Street and then day! Join us on: turning South onto North Buchanan, ending at Second Street. Registrations will be accepted up to the morning of the parade, but pre-registration is greatly apFriday, preciated and guarantees you better placement in the line-up. Attached you will June 2nd at 7:30 am find the registration brochure, which you can also find available at Hosted by Simply Posh Boutique 2206 S. Main If you would be interested in hosting a coffee event in 2018, please contact Lily at the Chamber, 582-8643, months are filling up quickly!

Upcoming Meetings & Events First Friday Coffee: June 2, 7:30 a.m. Ambassadors: June 12, 12 CIE Building on NWMSU Campus.


Chamber Social: June 21, 4:30 p.m. Oak Pointe of Maryville Assisted Living and Memory Care. Young Professionals of Maryville: June 29, 5 p.m. Burny’s Sports Bar & Upper Deck

Young Professionals of Maryville! The first gathering of the Young Professionals of Maryville was a great success! And we are looking forward to what’s next to come. The next After Hours gathering will be held on June 29th at Burny’s Sports Bar & Upper Deck. If you are 40 year’s old or younger you are invited to join us for networking and fun!

This Month’s Chamber Social! This month we are excited to partner with Chamber Member Oak Pointe Assisted Living & Memory Care for our Social! Wednesday, March 15th, we will attend their Wine Down Wednesday, to enjoy cheese, wine AND beer, for an exciting twist on our monthly Social!

Did You Know?

Your Business can use the Chamber Website! We want to make sure that you are using your Chamber Membership to it’s fullest ability! Did you know you can post job openings on the Chamber website? You can update your business profile, and post promotions! If you want to take advantage of this opportunity simply use your membership log-in. Don’t know your log-in? Know your log-in but need help navigating the website? Contact the Chamber by calling (660)582-8643 or email We are here to help!

Would you like to see your advertisement in the Monthly Newsletter? Contact the Chamber to advertise your business in the Monthly Newsletters. We would love to help your business.

Keep your money in our community! Instead of using the internet for your License Bureau needs, come in and see us! We would love to help you! Have questions about what documents to bring that will help make it fast and easy? Just call us at 660-582

Would you like to get involved in Chamber Committees? Contact Lily White to hear about all the exciting Chamber Committees that will be meeting to help coordinate all Chamber Events! Email

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Thank you for supporting our

Kids Block Party! The Chamber enjoyed celebrating the Kids Block Party with you, your children and all the local businesses and organizations that joined us! The rain held off the perfect amount of time and we appreciate everyone that came out to celebrate the summer with us! We want to specifically thank K&M Amusement, Ameri-CAN Port-a-Pot, Maryville Middle School, Maryville Public Safety and the Nodaway County Commissioners for their support of our event!

Are you qualified for a Ribbon Cutting? Have you had changes in ownership of your business? Added a new professional? Or done some huge remodeling in your business? You could be qualified to have a Ribbon Cutting! If you would like to see if you’re qualified or schedule a Ribbon Cutting, please email!

Did you know?

All of your employees are Chamber Members too!

We love having the boss at everything we do! But did you know that every employee is a Chamber Member as well? If you, your friend or anyone you know works for a Chamber of Commerce Member Business they are welcome to join us at any event or committee meeting we hold! So feel free to reach out to us, let us know what’s going on at your business OR what you would like to

Thank you Chamber Champions! For everything the Chamber does there is a sponsor behind the scenes making it happen! We would like to take a moment to thank our 2017 Chamber Champions!

Community Events Friday, June 2: Join 97.1 The ‘Vill/ Nodaway Broadcasting to celebrate Big Fish 37! Get your FREE entry form for your chance to win $3,700 and enjoy fishing at Nodaway Lake Friday and Saturday. For more information contact Joyce Cronin at (660)582-2151 or Friday, June 2: Beginning at 7 p.m. join Josh the Otter at the Maryville Aquatic Center to learn all about safety around water. For more information contact Maryville Parks and Recreation at (660)562-2923 or visit Saturday, June 3: Enjoy the first ever Make It Maryville Shop Hop! Between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. visit all of the participating businesses, enjoy shopping for clothing and home décor, and be entered for a chance to win the Grand Prize gift collection valued at over $500. Hosted by: HOME By Sonja, Minnie Lane, Simply Posh Boutique, On-the-Spot Designs, Ferluknat Farm Fabrics Art and Home, Blue Willow Boutique, The Nesting Place, Bittersweet Florist and Maryville Florist. Saturday, June 10: 97.1 The ‘Vill/ Nodaway Broadcasting presents the 36th Annual County Show Down Preliminary’s in the Maryville Downtown Square. If you are interested in competing or would like more information contact Joyce Cronin at (660)582-2151 or Wednesday, June 14: Celebrate Flag Day at Franklin Park beginning at 5:30 p.m. enjoy a Flag Raising ceremony, Bike Parade and More! For more information contact Maryville Parks and Recreation at (660)562-2923 or visit Thursday, June 15: Don’t forget to visit HOME By Sonja to learn the best tips and tricks for home décor. Every 3rd Thursday of the month at 6 p.m. For more information contact Sonja Wolbert at (660)582-3862 or Saturday, June 17: Enjoy the first annual Deux Filles Vintage Market held at Ferluknat Farm Fabris Art and Home and Kool Kat’s. Venders will be selling between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. For more information about the event or to learn how to be a vender contact Holly Kay Cronk at (660)254-4888 or Wednesday, June 21: Join Oak Pointe of Maryville Assisted Living & Memory Care, Backyard Vine & Wine and your Maryville Chamber of Commerce for a combined Wine Down Wednesday! The Chamber Social and Wine Down Wednesday will be held in the Oak Pointe Courtyard, enjoy samples of local Wine and conversation with community individuals! For more information contact Stephanie Reed at (660)562-27-99 or Lily White at (660)582-8643. Maryville Parks and Recreation Concerts in the Park: All of the Maryville Parks and Recreation Concerts will begin at 7:30 p.m. and will be held at Donaldson West Side Amphitheater. For more information about any of the concerts contact Maryville Parks and Rec. at (660)562-2923 or visit June 3: The Big Time Grain Co. June 10: Liverpool June 17: Poison Overdose Northwest Missouri State University Presents it’s Summer Movie Series: All movie showings will begin at 7 p.m. and will be held in the Ron Houston Center for the Performing Arts. For more information contact the Office of Student Involvement at (660)562-1226 or June 6: Pretty in Pink June 13: Fantastic Beast and Where to Find Them June 20: Ferris Bueller’s Day Off June 27: Beauty and the Beast Maryville RII School Calendar The school calendar can be found at Get out and support your Hounds! Northwest Missouri State University Calendar The university calendar can be found at Once a Bearcat, always a Bearcat! Get out there and cheer


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July 15 July 16 9:30 am 9:30

PRE-REGISTRATION We are looking forward to your participation in the 2017 Nodaway County Fair Parade! Pre-registration is greatly appreciated. To ensure a faster and more orderly registration process on parade day, the parade committee requests that you complete this registration form and send it to: Maryville Chamber of Commerce 408 North Market • Maryville, MO 64468 Before Wednesday, July 12

To be judged, an entry must be registered, have a parade line-up number and be in line by 8:00 a.m. (horses 8:30 a.m.) Non-judged entries should be in line by 8:30 a.m. The parade will start promptly at 9:30 a.m. If you are unable to pre-register, please complete this form and present it at the registration desk on the morning of the parade. Additional forms are available at the Chamber office.


Contact Name: Organization or Business: Address, City, Zip: Phone Number: E-Mail Address (Optional):

Indicate e-mail to receive line-up number prior to parade day.

Entry Category (Circle One) Judged Entries Float – Organizational Float – Commercial Antique Car – Antique Truck Antique Implement Horse Other Judged Entry Describe:

Non-Judged Entries Commercial Vehicles, Trucks or Farm Implements Political Candidates Motorcycles Other Non-Judged Entries Describe:

Please note- Floats, vehicles, implements, etc. may not be any wider than 25 feet and no taller than 14 feet to be included in the parade.

Description of Parade Entry (Will be Read by Announcer)

PARADE DAY From 7-8:30, pick up your parade line-up number at the Registration and Parade Staging area in the large parking lot west of the Houston Performing Arts Center on West College Drive. To access this drive, go north on Country Club Road to College Ave. Entries with horses will be positioned at the rear of the parade. Horse entries will also be responsible for their own animal waste removal. For more information or questions, please contact the Chamber office.

WAIVER: I hereby for myself, my heirs and administrators assume any and all risks which might be associated with the Nodaway County Fair Parade. I waive and release any and all rights and claims for damages which I may have against the organizers and any others connected with this event, their representatives, successors and assigns for any and all injuries or damages of any kind whatsoever suffered by me as a result of taking part in the Nodaway County Fair Parade and any related activities. Name: ____________________________________________ Date:_____________________

PARADE THEME: Discover the Magic of Memories

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