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fundraisers! BIG 2

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Chamber meeting & awards luncheon set for Dec. 1 The Lubbock Chamber of Commerce will host its Annual Meeting and Awards Luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Dec. 1 at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center. This 5-Star celebration will include recognizing annual award winners and celebrating the 5-Star Chamber and its member businesses. This year ’s featured speaker will be Aaron Davis. For more than two decades, Davis has been teaching and encouraging others about the positive impact of choosing an Attitude of a Champion both personally and professionally. As a member of the 1994 National Championship Nebraska football team and working with companies such as PayPal, Goodyear, Wal-Mart and Cargill, Davis understands firsthand what it takes to perform like a champion and the incredible benefits of a Full-Fledge Champion Attitude.

His speaking and consulting company, Aaron Davis Presentations, Inc., received the Chamber of Commerce “Outstanding Minority Owned Business” award and Toastmasters International awarded him the “Communication & Leadership Award”. He was also recognized by the Lincoln Business Journal as one of Lincoln’s 40 Under 40 business achievement award winners. Cost of the luncheon is $50. Chamber members get a discounted price of $35. A table of eight may be purchased for $400 for a silver level sponsorship, $550 for a gold level and $1,000 for platinum level. Deadline to purchase tickets is noon Nov. 28. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit, call the Chamber at 806-761-7000 or email Sheri Nugent at sheri.

New Neighbors auction & bake sale, Nov. 11

New Neighbors will be having its annual live auction and bake sale at 9:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 11. This meeting will serve as a regular meeting and fundraiser for the service projects. Proceeds from the bake

sale will go to the Lubbock charities supported by New Neighbors. The meeting will be at Hillcrest Country Club, 4011 N. Boston. Cost is $20. To attend, call Judy Carnes at 806-407-3028 or e-mail

Sometimes I wonder whether the world is being run by smart people who are putting us on, or by imbeciles who really mean it. Mark Twain

Rum Bundt Cake

Pumpkin Rolls

Pie Sale!

Order your Thanksgiving Day pies, and they will be delivered straight to your door.

Call Lake Ridge Chapel & Memorial Designers to place your order, 806-698-8085.

Bourbon Chocolate Pecan Pie

Buttermilk Chess Pie

The annual

Christmas Tour!

The tours will take place on Dec. 8 from 10-2 and 5-8. Enjoy touring some of the most beautifully decorated homes for the holiday season! Tickets are $15 and can be purchased by calling Lake Ridge Chapel & Memorial Designers at 806-698-8085, or from any Lake Ridge Ladies member.

Lake Ridge Ladies is an organization Want to learn more? that provides support and comfort for Call 806-698-8085, all widows in the Lubbock community or visit through dinners together, game days, and community involvement.

Golden Gazette November 2016  

Lubbock's Senior Newspaper

Golden Gazette November 2016  

Lubbock's Senior Newspaper