Neosho Area Chamber of Commerce
What’s Happening the Week of 12/24/12
P.O. Box 605 · 216 West Spring Street · Neosho, MO 64850 · 417-451-1925
Welcome to our Newest Member
Please add the following new member to your Chamber Business Directory:
Thoratan Enterprises, LLC
67100 E. 260 Rd.; Grove,OK
Community Christmas Dinner
The Community Christmas Dinner will be held on Christmas Day from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at The Civic. Everyone is welcome to come and enjoy a FREE holiday dinner with a family atmosphere! To volunteer, pledge donations or turn in names, call Roberta at KNEO Radio Station at 451-5636.
58th Annual Neosho Holiday Classic
The 58th Annual Neosho Holiday Classic will be held December 26th – December 29th! Mark your calendars to attend the region’s premier basketball tournament! Tournament Pass – $25, Day Pass – $8, Session Pass (AM or PM – $5. Brackets and schedules to be released soon. Stay posted by visiting their website at www.neoshoholidayclassic.com, Facebook page, and follow at www.twitter.com/neoshoclassic.
The Advocates for Better Choices will host a Chili Supper on Friday and Saturday, December 28th & 19th from 4:00 – 9:00 p.m. at the Neosho High School Gym Concession Area. Have a bowl of chili and fixins while you enjoy the 58th Annual Neosho Holiday Classic Basketball Tournament. Cost – $5 – Adults, $4 – Seniors and Children 12 and under. All proceeds benefit the Newton County Juvenile Drug Court.
First Friday Coffee
Newton County Drug Court will host January’s First Friday Coffee on January 4th from 7:30 – 8:30 a.m. at the Newton County Courthouse (2nd Floor Courtroom) at 101 S. Wood. This is a great opportunity to visit and network with fellow Chamber Members! Mark your calendars to attend!
Coffee with Carver
George Washington Carver National Monument will host “Coffee with Carver” on Thursday, January 17th at 10:00 a.m. inside their visitor center. January’s conversation is the Usefulness of All Things. A park ranger will give a short talk showing examples of how George Washington Carver found value and beauty in common materials. Followed by a make-and-take session of cornhusk dolls.
Job Fest 2013
The Workforce Investment Board will host Job Fest 2013 on Tuesday, January 29th from 2:00 – 7:00 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Convention Center in Joplin. For more information, visit www.workforcezone.com/jobfest.
Your Neosho Area Chamber of Commerce Office will be closed on Monday and Tuesday, December 24th & 25th in celebration of Christmas!
Your Chamber staff wishes you and your family a Merry Christmas and a prosperous New Year!