Le Mars Chamber of Commerce e Mars Thumbs NEWSLETTER
2017
  March
LE MARS AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE Agri-Business Luncheon featuring
  Mike Naig, Deputy Sec’y of Agriculture Tuesday, March 21, 2017 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Le Mars Convention Center Upper Level Price $10
9:30 a.m. Chamber Coffee Sponsored by Plymouth County Farm Bureau Morning Program beginning at 10:30 a.m. Eamonn Byrne, CEO Plymouth Energy, LLC 11:30 a.m. Luncheon Presentation of “Outstanding Service to Agriculture” Award 12:00 p.m. Featured Speaker, Mike Naig Deputy Secretary of Agriculture
Get info and make reservations here.
2017 Color Me Sweet Run/Walk
Event: Run or walk the 5k. Wear white and you will be multi-colored when you run through the color stations. This fun run will not be timed. Time: Pre-party fun begins at 10:00am with Zumba®. Run/walk starts at 10:30am.  Where: Willow Creek Golf Course, 935 Park Lane, Le Mars, IA 51031 Course: The 3.1 mile paved trail wraps around the Willow Creek Golf Course and campgrounds. Register:Register online at www.lemarsymca.org.Or pay cash, check or credit card at the Le Mars YMCA. Deadline: Register by May 28 for the early bird rate.   Fee: Register by May 28                      Register May 29-June 8                   Register June 9 - 10 $25 per person (age 18 and over)       $35 per person (age 18 & over)     $45 per person  (age 18 & over) $15 per person (ages 6-17)                 $25 per person (ages 6-17)            $35 per youth   (6 -17) Free for ages 5 and under.                   Free for ages 5 and under.               Free for ages 5 and under   T-shirt Fee: $10.00 (Must order by May 28)                               T-Shirt Size: Adult S M L XL XXL                                T-shirt size:  Youth XS S M L     
Saturday June 10 (rain or shine)     Run/walk starts at 10:30am      Zumba at 10:00am New this year,   Get slimed with colored gel
Color Me Sweet stations will be throwing gel and powder.
Youth on Mainstreet
April Leusink Le Mars Physical Therapy
Grow Your Skillset
Gehlen Cafeteria Staff Employee of the Month
April Leusink Le Mars Physical Therapy
Employee of the Month
Future Lunch’n Learns
Lunch Menu Lunch catered by 4 Brothers.    Burgers, chips and beverage.   
Empower yourself by learning about our community and participating with the people and organizations that are trying to make Le Mars a better place.
emPOWER Lunch Monday, March 20  Glen Houts and Ashley Pinkelman Iowa Works Tuesday, May 23, 2017 Educational Workshop    Cheryl Wells will present
March Lunch and Learn Monday, March 6th Blue Bunny Ice Cream Parlor – 2nd floor      12 P.M. Noon Cost $15.00 per person includes lunch Attend without Lunch $10.00 Must have reservations  call   546-8821
March Lunch ‘n Learn
The Learn:   Jim and Roxie Rahn Youth for Christ
March
ribbon cuttings 1st 1st Wednesday	Coffee / Le Mars YMCA         Tuesday		Coffee / Ritz Chiropractic, meet the new Chiropractor Dr. Jay Penning                             Wednesday	Coffee and 10:00 am Ribbon Cutting / PinnedUp Hair Studio (36 Central Avenue NE)     Tuesday	Coffee /   Plymouth County Farm Bureau at Convention Center prior to Ag Luncheon    Wednesday	Coffee / Habitué Coffee House & Cakes to Remember 7th 7th 8th 8th
Upcoming Events to get on your calendar . . .
Chamber Agri-Business Luncheon, Tuesday March 21, 2017
Golf Tournament, Tuesday August 8th, 2017 Rain date: 8/15
21st 21st 29th 29th
Chamber Coffee Schedule
5 after
Participate, support, encourage . . . stand tall for Le Mars.
Big Brothers, Big Sisters Opportunities in Le Mars Easter Egg Hunt at Cleveland Park 4/15 Doyle Baseball Academy 4/8-9 Friends of Gehlen Catholic Ball 4/22 International Women’s Day Soup Supper 3/8