Calendar of Events - Affton Chamber of Commerce
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Annual Awards Nomination
08/27/19 - 11/15/19
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Economic Outlook Breakfast
10/24/19
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November Membership Luncheon
11/14/19
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Trivia Night - Presented by J & J Construction & Remodeling
11/23/19
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Key to the 123
12/04/19
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December Membership Luncheon
12/12/19
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New Resident Mailing
01/15/20
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Annual Awards & Dinner Auction Gala
02/01/20
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Events in the next 30 days...
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10/24/19
Affton Community Awareness Fair

Learn about new and updated facts about your Community. The meeting is planned to have a brief presentation and roundtable sessions by Affton Fire Protection District, St. Louis County Police Department, Affton-Southwest Precinct, Councilwoman Lisa Clancy, District 5; Councilman Ernie Trakas, District 6; and the ACIA. 

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10/24/19
Economic Outlook Breakfast


$35 per person. MEMBERS ONLY.
All attendees must prepay.

Since 2016, Crestwood-Sunset Hills and Kirkwood-Des Peres Area Chambers have hosted an annual economic conference.  This year, Affton, Brentwood, Chesterfield, Maplewood/Richmond Heights, Midwest Veterans and Webster Groves/Shrewsbury/Rock Hill Area Chambers of Commerce will join us to present the 4th Annual Mid-County Area Chambers of Commerce Economic Outlook Breakfast, Thursday, 10/24/19 at Sunset Country Club.  With a combined membership of 2200+, 1600+ businesses, and four County Council Districts (3, 5, 6 and 7), common economic issues will be amplified. 
 
At this year’s event Sam Page, M.D., St. Louis County Executive, will provide the keynote address, followed by a panel of economic leaders speaking on key components driving and encouraging Regional economic growth.  Panelists include Rodney Crim, Interim CEO, St. Louis Economic Partnership, Derek Grier, MO State Rep and Chair, House Workforce Development Committee, and Juli Niemann, EVP, Smith Moore.  Carol Daniel, long-time KMOX radio host, will emcee. 
 
As in previous years, attendees will include business, civic, legislative, and municipal leaders representing critical industries and related economic sectors in the Region. The 2019 Mid-County Area Chambers Economic Outlook Breakfast provides the opportunity for sponsors to meet with Chamber members creating and contributing to the economic significance of the Mid-County Region.
 
Objectives of the event: 
Collaborate and leverage collective influence for Chamber members.
Represent the value the St. Louis Mid-County Area delivers to the Region’s economic prosperity.
Provide a high-level networking opportunity for participants.

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10/26/19
Family Open Play Volleyball

Join us at Affton Community Center on select Saturdays for an open play family volleyball session! All skill levels welcome. Parents must be present. This is a great opportunity to practice and play in a non-competitive, fun environment. Dates may vary due to special events. Please call 314-615-8822 for more information.

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10/26/19
Run Through History

Join a park ranger on a 90-minute, 3 mile relaxing run from Ulysses S. Grant’s home, White Haven, to St. Paul’s Cemetery and back. Runners will explore the history of Grantwood Village and the original site of Grant’s “Hardscrabble” cabin. Free reservations are required. Call 314-842-1867 ext. 230.
 

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10/26/19
Free Plein Air Watercolor Workshop at Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site

The act of painting outside has played a key role in the history of the National Park Service. Join us for an introductory plein air watercolor class at Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site on Saturday, October 26, 2019, from 10 am – 12 pm with former NPS Artist-in-Residence, Melissa Bauer. Participants will learn plein air painting fundamentals and techniques from an experienced plein air artist. All necessary supplies will be provided by the National Park Service in partnership with Jefferson National Parks Association. 

Class size is limited to 12 people, and registration is required. A materials fee of $28 will be collected by Jefferson National Parks Association to help defray the cost of supplies. Participants are welcome to take home their watercolor pan sets, brushes, and pencils. The class runs from 10 am – 12 pm. Participants are welcome to stay longer on the park grounds to continue painting the historic architecture and foliage. Melissa Bauer will provide suggestions and encouragement throughout the day. 

To register visit: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/plein-air-watercolor-workshop-at-the-park-registration-65419075215
 

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10/27/19
AHS Membership Meeting

Pot Luck Luncheon followed by Membership meeting.  Program presented by John Murphy.....Authentic Portrayal of an 18th Century Barber Surgeon.

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10/28/19
Adult Pick-Up Volleyball Games

Whether you’re an active player, want to get back into the game or just try a new sport, we want you here on Mondays nights! Call 314-615-8822 for more information.

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10/29/19
Ambassador Committee Meeting

ambassador (am-bas-uh-der, -dawr)
a person who acts as a representative or promoter of a specified activity
Ambassadors are official representatives of the Affton Chamber that serve as volunteers on the “front-line” of our meetings & events. Help educate prospective members & guests, welcome new members, and facilitate networking. Committee attends Affton Chamber events (meetings, ribbon cuttings, social hours, etc.) and facilitates Key to the 123 Seminar.

If you are interested in finding out more information about becoming an Ambassador, please contact Mandy.

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11/02/19
Family Open Play Volleyball

Join us at Affton Community Center on select Saturdays for an open play family volleyball session! All skill levels welcome. Parents must be present. This is a great opportunity to practice and play in a non-competitive, fun environment. Dates may vary due to special events. Please call 314-615-8822 for more information.

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11/04/19
Adult Pick-Up Volleyball Games

Whether you’re an active player, want to get back into the game or just try a new sport, we want you here on Mondays nights! Call 314-615-8822 for more information.

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11/07/19
Open Luncheon

Have lunch at the beautiful Historic Oakland House, built in 1853.  Celebrate a birthday with friends or just come for the ambiance.  

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11/07/19
Board of Directors Meeting & Planning Session

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11/09/19
Family Open Play Volleyball

Join us at Affton Community Center on select Saturdays for an open play family volleyball session! All skill levels welcome. Parents must be present. This is a great opportunity to practice and play in a non-competitive, fun environment. Dates may vary due to special events. Please call 314-615-8822 for more information.

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11/11/19
OFFICE CLOSED

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11/11/19
Adult Pick-Up Volleyball Games

Whether you’re an active player, want to get back into the game or just try a new sport, we want you here on Mondays nights! Call 314-615-8822 for more information.

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11/13/19
Labor Law Breakfast on 2019 NLRB Update

In 2019, the National Labor Relations Board has made numerous and significant changes to labor law.  Michael Evans with Hartnett Reyes-Jones, LLC will discuss these changes and their impact on workers. This will be a great presentation. We hope to see you there. Breakfast is at 8:00 a.m. The program starts at 8:30 a.m. The cost is $20 a person. 
 

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11/14/19
November Membership Luncheon


The New Tax Law After 1 Year—Practice Is Very Different From Theory.

presented by Joe Eckelkamp, The E & A CFO Group
Lots of myths/misconceptions exist about the impact of 2017’s tax law changes (TCJA). The law of unintended consequences also applies. Now that we’re through a full tax cycle under those rules, we know some predictions were incorrect, some are being felt more slowly than expected, and some were dead-on accurate. Find out the real outcome.

$15 Members | $20 Non-Members
Please register by November 8.

Sponsored by All Family Care

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11/15/19
Holiday Craft Fair Benefiting BackStoppers

Come shop at Woodard's! To become a vendor, visit www.woodard247.com/craftfair.com to download an application.
 

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11/16/19
Annual Craft Fair

8th Annual Affton Christian Church Craft Fair
Free Admission - Food and beverages available for purchase. 100% of the proceeds from space rental and the food sales are being donated to the Salvation Army Disaster Fund. Elevator and handicapped restrooms available. Please come and enjoy all the different crafts ready for purchase. Support our crafters and a worthy cause.

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11/16/19
Family Open Play Volleyball

Join us at Affton Community Center on select Saturdays for an open play family volleyball session! All skill levels welcome. Parents must be present. This is a great opportunity to practice and play in a non-competitive, fun environment. Dates may vary due to special events. Please call 314-615-8822 for more information.

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11/19/19
Ladies of Oakland Monthly Meeting

Ladies of Oakland November meeting.  Open to the public.

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11/20/19
Economic Development Committee Meeting

Members working closely with legislators & government officials to improve Affton.

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11/23/19
Family Open Play Volleyball

Join us at Affton Community Center on select Saturdays for an open play family volleyball session! All skill levels welcome. Parents must be present. This is a great opportunity to practice and play in a non-competitive, fun environment. Dates may vary due to special events. Please call 314-615-8822 for more information.

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11/23/19
Run Through History

Join a park ranger on a 90-minute, 3 mile relaxing run from Ulysses S. Grant’s home, White Haven, to St. Paul’s Cemetery and back. Runners will explore the history of Grantwood Village and the original site of Grant’s “Hardscrabble” cabin. Free reservations are required. Call 314-842-1867 ext. 230.
 

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11/23/19
Trivia Night - Presented by J & J Construction & Remodeling

Question: What’s an Awesome Way to Spend an Evening?
Answer: Trivia Night!
Teams consist of up to 8 players. Cost is $160.00 per team for 10 Rounds and a fun-filled evening. Price includes Popcorn, Beer, Soda, and water.

Presented by J & J Construction & Remodeling

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