Edgewood Chamber Friday Blast On Saturday 7-17-12



  Friday Blast
             November 16,  2012
    Your Chamber,
Working for you…

Edgewood Holiday Hunt n Glow
Shopping, Scavenger Hunt, Parade, Visit from Santa,
and Hot Air Balloon Glow
 is December 15
click HERE for your form
Over 30 LOCAL businesses are going to be locations for the Scavenger hunt all over town from 10am to 4pm on Saturday December 15.  We are advertising in Albuquerque, Santa Fe, as well as the East Mountain/Estancia Valley area to bring folks in to play the game in our stores.  The winner of the scavenger hunt will receive a 4 wheeled cart filled with approimately
$1200 in gifts from the participants.
lines up at Wal Mart at 4pm and begins at 5pm toward
the Soccer Field going South on SR 344.  Enjoy the lighted floats and (dare we hope) horses and cheerleaders,
and great fun all wrapped in lights. Wal Mart is setting up a display of lights for your vehicle/horse, etc for the parade.
SANTA will be at the end of the parade and will set up shop for our kids at the Covered Pavilian on the Soccer field, while a number of Hot Air Balloons set up a
GLOW…. enjoy the time with Christmas Caroling from the Moriarty High School Choir, and hot chocolate and coffee and goodies sold by non profits to help keep you warm.
We are hoping that this event becomes Edgewood’s Holiday Tradition, beginning this year.. please participate, bring your friends and family to shop, play the game, line up for the parade, visit Santa, watch the Balloon Glow, and help us to create a huge and fun Edgewood Tradition!
call Madeline at 850-2523 for more information.



We will be holding our annual election for three board positions on the Edgewood Chamber of Commerce
Board of Directors.
We will be holding both electronic and in person voting on the second Wednesday in December.
In person voting will take place at the monthly luncheon on December 12.
Nomination forms are available HERE


Edgewood Chamber’s

21st Anniversary
Banquet, Dance, and Auction

has been scheduled for

Saturday January 19, 2013

in the Belle Union Saloon
(known that evening as:

The 21 Club)
at Founder’s Ranch owned by SASS.

We will have tickets for this

great event available by the end of November.


Robin Markley, Chair &Decorating;
Chris Hopper Food/Beverage Set up;
Stuart Seagers, Kathy Haynes and Martha Dotster, Auction;

Saul Araque, Awards;
Linda Thomas and Howard Calkins,
Ticket Sales;

Leota Harriman,Advertising/Printing.

Your committee is working hard to make this a fun-filled evening for everyone!

Note: Our former Chair, Buttercup from SASS is moving away next week.  We will miss you,
and we wish you great happiness!

 Leadership Edgewood 2013
We are presently accepting applications for Leadership Edgewood 2013. Stop by the office to talk about it if you’re interested. Only 20 persons will be registered in the class, Deadline for registration is December 17.

The 2013 session will begin in January and will run on the THIRD Thursday of every month January through June.


Chair: Brenda Murray;

Martha Eden, Lori Harris, Leota Harriman, Stuart Seagers, and Nicole Dray.
And another wonderful and informative year is being planned right now.



    Area Happenings
This Friday Blast Section is reserved for your events or happenings in the area!  If you have an upcoming event or a special happening that you would like to see in the Blast, please email it to the office by Wednesday. Approved information will be reviewed and inserted in the Blast on the following Friday.


is sponsoring a Craft Show in
Tijeras at Los Vecinos Community Center,
November 17, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm.
This craft show Benefits East Mountain Family
& Friends.We are collecting toys to give to
East Mountain families. We will have over 40
different crafters present, it’s a great chance to do
some Christmas Shopping.


The Holidays Are Coming! 

   The Holidays Are Coming!


Along with them come shopping, cooking, cleaning, parties, visitors and more

in addition to all the daily norms!

Are you looking for Simple Solutions to survive it all?

 First…learn from Jennifer King,
instructor at Defined Fitness &
health nut extraordinaire how
nutrition and exercise go hand
in hand to keep stress under control!

Then…Enjoy a relaxing chair massage by Cassie Christensen,owner of 4 Essential Balance

Where: Linda’s Home

24 Cody Road, Edgewood

When: 1:00 – 3:00 pm Saturday, November 17th

RSVP to Linda by phone or text 505.463.2647


The 5th Annual

Edgewood Lions

Arts and crafts show

Saturday Nov 24

with a red, green chili cook off between Frank Lasky and Jo White. 

 the show runs 9 to 3pm   
Looking for a gift that will please young or old?
AVON products are a great gift for him or her…ages newborn to 99.
Check out holiday brochures at www.youravon.com/karronsmith
I am offering holiday specials through Campaign 26 – just mention Edgewood Chamber
and receive 10% off all orders $50+ or 20% off all orders $100+
and receive 10% off all Bon Jovi products!
Discounts good on personal deliveries only.
Contact Karron Lee Smith at 505-281-3218  or
About Us 
Hours of Operation:
10:00am – 3:00pm


95 State Road 344 Ste 3
(Library/Chamber Bldg)
Edgewood, New Mexico
Phone Numbers:

info@ edgewoodchambernm.com
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Edgewood Chamber of Commerce
Executive Director:
Madeline Heitzman
Board of Directors
     Chris Hopper                   2013
Vice President:
      Misty Miller                     2013
      Patrick Thompson         2013
       Robin Markley                2013
Board Members at Large:
Ray Seagers                          2013
Saul Araque                           2013
Howard Calkins                    2012
Gary Birkman                        2012
Martha Eden                          2012

Membership:  Howard Calkins
Marketing:              Misty Miller
Political Affairs & By Laws:
Ray Seagers
Events:                 Committees
Education:                  Lisa Vigil
Programs:      Brenda Murray
Luncheons:     Linda Thomas
Edgewood Chamber

Board Meeting

Monday December 10,

Chamber Offices


Wednesday December 12

ECOC Board elections
at the Luncheon.

Tri Chamber Holiday Mixer
hosted by East Mountain
Chamber of Commerce
Wednesday December 12
TRYed by Fire Karaoke Klub

on George Court in Edgewood

Door prizes needed
Pot Luck
Contact Julie Albright
East Mountain Chamber

Triple Crown Corporate Partners for 2012:

Rich Ford



        Town of Edgewood

 meets First and Third Wednesdays of the month
at 6:30pm
Edgewood Community Center
  Planning & Zoning meets First and Third Mondays of the month at 6:00pm Edgewood Community Center. 

Other Chambers:
East Mountain Chamber meets
the first Thursday of the month at
11:30am.  Call 281-1999 or
Moriarty Chamber meets
at noon the third Tuesday of the month at the Moriarty Civic Center.  Call 832-4087
Mountainair Chamber meets the first Tuesday of the month at 11:30am at the Shaffer Hotel. 847-2975 or
If you read this line call me
at 850-2523. Nobody called last week.  So that means I don’t have to write this anymore.  🙂
 If you are a chamber member, you can leave your business cards, rack cards and flyers at the Visitors center inside the South door to the Library. Be sure to get your information over here. It’s part of your benefit as an Edgewood Chamber member!
Stop by the office to see Madeline if you have any questions , or call my cell 850-2523.
2012 Edgewood Chamber of Commerce – All rights reserved
PO Box 457 Edgewood NM 8701