Greater Stamford Area Chamber of Commerce

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  Greater Stamford Area Chamber of Commerce.


Happy Trails!
Riders out on Headwaters Trails, enjoying a Catskills spring day.
(Thanks to Bob Glas of Jefferson for providing the photo!)

includes events from all over the greater Stamford area - and beyond. 

We have copies of the 2012 Delaware County Travel Guide available, if anyone would like to have an individual copy, or copies to distribute at your place of business.  Get in touch.
If you're a Chamber member and interested in being a vendor at the next pop-up farmers' market (May 24), please e-mail Velga for more details.

Mix & Mingle! 
Meet other community members!
Brochure & business card exchange!


It's coming, right on schedule!


Join us on Thursday, April 26th from 5:30 to 7 PM at the Stamford Railroad Station. 

All Aboard for Business mixer.

RR Station

Featuring a few classic menu items from the dining cars of America's railroads!
Crab Cakes served on the Baltimore & Ohio Line
Swedish Meatballs from the Pennsylvania  Railroad
Vidalia relish and flank steak on baguettes, a variation of the Broiled Tenderloin Steak on Toast served on the Pennsylvania Railroad
...along with other many other choices!
Catered by Chamber member 
The Coffee Pot of Hobart. 



Mtn. Eagle


   This week's headlines:    

Stamford Takes Lead On So. Kortright Wastewater Project
State To Pick Up Local Share Of Disaster Response & Recovery
Conesville On Tap For Advanced Communications
Jefferson Town Board Hears JCS Budget Presentation
Why A Shelter Pet Is Sometimes A Better Choice  

  Read it here or pick up a copy -

on newsstands today!  



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Catskills News of the Week
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Other News of Note:

From the Prattsville Housing Committee:   

We will gratefully accept donations from individuals and vendors- of seeds, new or used garden tools, garden books, plants (vegetables and herbs welcome), trees or shrubs, or funds to purchase these items for gardeners beginning again. Thank you in advance for your generous donations!


To donate or for further information,

please call Greene County Master Gardener, Bonnie Blader at 518.989.6211.


Cornell Maple Webinars (Free) begin soon.  More details here.
The I LOVE NY Travel Guide for 2012 is out.  You can find out about ordering your copy here




Vendors are being sought for this year's Hobart Horseshoe Festival.  More details here




gardenFest 2012 in Margaretville this weekend.




At C.O.R.E. Values Thrift Store,  
Two-Week Sale ~ 4-18 - 4/28

1/2-Price All Adult Tops, 1/2-Price Bedskirts, Spring Scarves- 2 for $1, & Cassettes are 10 for $1.


Chamber members - are you taking advantage of the discounts you are eligible for?  


And if not, what are you waiting for?


Roxbury Arts Group offers a 10% discount on copy & design services to member businesses & organizations.   



How to reach 20,000 people - The Watershed Post has a special10% discount on advertising for members. Get the rates here.




Special rates are available to you on WRIP-FM (104.5 Stamford).  Click here to learn more about these low-low-low rates.  Click here to hear a sample ad.




Interested in becoming a member? 

Click  here to find out more.


Have fun out there!

GSACC Executive Committee  

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Breezy Acres Bed & Breakfast gets a new sign from Signs From Above.


Brovetto's Dairy & Cheese House is hosting a Cheesemaking Workshop.


The Cowbella
 Covergirls win first place in CUTE this week.



The Green Turtle Deli & Grill is open, with their regular hours.


The Hidden Inn asks you to weigh in on Friday OR Sunday all-you-can-eat buffets.

A sure sign of spring - Hillhaven Farms will be opening at the end of April!!!!!!!



Bears vs. Beekeepers at Horton Hill Farm in Jefferson.


at La Basse Cour Farm.



Mary Kay Beauty Consultant Yolanda Trappenburg has some great gift ideas.


Get it quick - it's delivered FRIDAY morning.
Featured flavors of Bread Fellows bread at The Sheep's Nest this week: Rustic Semolina Sesame & Multi-Grain Madness.




If you are inexperienced they will be more than happy to show you the ropes and/or send you out on the course with someone who has been a Mentor already. 


Each Mentor has his or her own cart for the morning. On that cart you will provide a score card, evaluation forms and anything else needed.  Mentors are not instructors of the golf swing.


There is still time - The Turquoise Barn retreat is offering a discount if you bring friends to their April retreat.  Details here.




Moving right along!
Wade's Towne and Country Florist & Gift Shoppe is MOVING to 79 Main Street, in Stamford.  Mischell assures up that the shop on Harper Street will still be open for all your floral needs during the move.  Keep up with new announcements from them on Facebook


Sounding better than ever in the greater Stamford area! Tune in at 91.3 FM or stream it live!


2011's Not-For-Profit of the Year

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 Do you have a sale, a concert, a community dinner coming up?  We invite you to submit it to the calendar by clicking here