Edgewood Chamber Friday Blast 11/30/12

  Friday Blast
             November 30,  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
 32 LOCAL businesses are locations for the Scavenger hunt all over town from 10am to 4pm on Saturday December 15. Pick up your map of the participating businesses at the Chamber Booth at the multi purpose room at Edgewood Elementary School beginning at 10am on Saturday.  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.
THE Night Glow PARADE
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. We will accept entries into the parade until next
Wednesday.  Please call the chamber at 850-2523 for your registration form.  Parade entry is FREE.
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.
Committee:
Linda Thomas, Cheryl and Vince Bonino,
Jerry  Guziel, Anne House, Tracy  and the Edgewood Police Department, Robin Prudencio.
note:  We want to thank JK and Sundee Perkins who were instrumental in the planning of this event in August, and who will be missed as members
of the committee and the Chamber.
 
 

MONDAY DEC 3 IS LAST DAY TO NOMINATE.
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
Bring completed form to the Edgewood Chamber office by 3pm Monday.
THE 21 CLUB

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 in early December.
Committee:
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!
 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.
Committee:
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.

 

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    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.
 
K-88.7 KXNM OPEN HOUSE
SATURDAY DEC 1  2PM
8 East Clements Road,
McIntosh, NM 87032
Come see what radio in our area is all about!
Potluck feast and silent auction.

   CRAFT SHOW
EDGEWOOD ELEMENTARY

      SAT DEC 1
9AM TO 4PM

COME SUPPORT LOCAL CRAFTERS! Breakfast with Santa

An annual event of the
East Mountain Chamber of Commerce at Los Vecinos.
Breakfast from 8:30 to 11:30am  Admission is $3. for children and $5 for adults.  Silent Auction, crafts for children, booths from local businesses and more.

Holiday Craft Show at the Moriarty Civic Center on December 1 form 9am to 4pm, put on the Moriarty Chamber of Commerce.
Festival of lights parade and lighting of Crossley Park in Moriarty
December 4
Hosted by the Moriarty Lions Club, Rotary and Chamber of Commerce.
The Parade starts at 6pm and the lighting of the park will immediately follow.
GIFT GIVING  TIME
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:
Mon-Thurs
10:00am – 3:00pm
Location:
95 State Road 344 Ste 3
(Library/Chamber Bldg)
Edgewood, New Mexico
Phone Numbers:
505-850-2523

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

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,
6:15pm
Chamber Offices
Luncheon
Wednesday December 12
11:30am
ECOC Board elections
at the Luncheon.
Tri Chamber Holiday Mixer
hosted by East Mountain
Chamber of Commerce
Wednesday December 12
at
TRYed by Fire Karaoke Klub
on George Court in Edgewood
5:30-7:30
Door prizes needed
Pot Luck
Contact Julie Albright
East Mountain Chamber
Triple Crown Corporate Partners for 2012:

Rich Ford
WalMartSASSEPCOR Water

Town of Edgewood
Meetings:

 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
mcc@mountainairchamber.com
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 Ponderings:
 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
Address:
PO Box 457 Edgewood NM 8701
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