April 24, 2014 - In This Issue:
Local Market Lunch & Learn

The Stony Plain Chamber is looking for a number of businesses interested in hosting a "Local Market Lunch & Learn" sessions.   Hosting business will have the opportunity to showcase themselves in front of a small audience of Chamber members (max 10-12), attending the Lunch & Learn session for free.   The Chamber will advertise the available sessions, accept registrations from Chamber members and will also provide the boardroom and AV equipment.  All Local Market Lunch & Learn sessions will run from 12:00-1:00pm on the day chosen by the business in consultation with the Chamber.  The hosting business will be responsible for preparing the presentation and covering the cost of the light lunch and beverages.  Interested businesses can contact Bonnie at 780-963-4545 or email at bonnie@stonyplainchamber.ca for further information.



Job Fair
On April 30, the Stony Plain Chamber is hosting a job fair 4 pm - 8 pm at Best Western Hotel. If you are an employer and would like to participate please call the Chamber office at 780-963-4545.

The employer education sessions will be rescheduled for the fall.
             Annual Joint Meeting for the Chambers of Commerce of Spruce Grove and Stony Plain and District
May 21, 2014
with guest speaker
Angus Watt
CEO and Partner at Angus Watt Advisory Group
Tickets $25 (includes lunch)
Stony Plain Golf Course
RSVP to the Chamber office by 2 pm Tuesday, May 12, 2014
Tri-Municipal Expo
Another Great Success!

Thank you to all of our exhibitors, sponsors and guests at the 2014 Expo! A special thanks to our Gold sponsor, The Sawmill, for hosting the exhibitor reception. The show was busy and vendors have provided us with so much positive feedback. A special thanks to the committee that brought it all to fruition.

Becoming a Community Builder

Becoming a Community Builder will be broadcasted LIVE from Town Hall in Stony Plain on May 9.  Registered BACB participants are invited to attend and RSVP to b.otto@stonyplain.com by May 7th.  BACB continues to accept new registrations on an ongoing basis.  Please go to  www.register14s.becomingacommunitybuilder.ca to register and find out more about the program.

Networking Golf Tournament
Thursday, June 19, 2014
Register as an individual or group before May 9th and SAVE!!
Featuring an 8:30 am Shotgun Start and Texas Scramble
Steak Lunch!

Learner Survey for Employees                                                    |

NorQuest College is working with Hanover Research to learn about the   post-secondary education needs and preferences  of employees in the EdmontonStewardship Region. This 10-minute survey is being administered by HanoverResearch on behalf of NorQuest College, and all responses are completelyanonymous. The survey will close on April 25, 2014.                             

As a thank you, you will have a chance to enter your name in a drawing for one of three $100 Visa gift cards at the end of the survey.                         

Survey Link: http://sgiz.mobi/s3/NorQuest-Learners-Survey                      

Spring in the Town of Stony Plain
Spring Edition of the Standard.

Stony Plain Standard

April 25         Pioneer Art Show @ Royal Canadian Legion, Stony Plain
April 26         Pioneer Art Show @ Royal Canadian Legion, Stony Plain
April 26         Canadian Country Music Legends @ the Heritage Park Pavilion
May 3           High Tea @ Pioneer Museum Tea House
May 3           Family Bike Safety Festival @ Glenn Hall Arena
May 10         Sax a la Carte with PJ Perry @ Multicultural Heritage Centre
May 21         Joint Annual Meeting: Chambers of Stony Plain and Spruce Grove @ Stony Plain GC
May 24         Horticultural Plant Sale @ Heritage Park Pavilion
May 29         Agriculture/Horticulture Members' Breakfast
May 30, 31,   Farmers' Days Rodeo & Exhibition (Pancake Breakfast & Parade)
     June 1   
June 3           Retail  Members' Breakfast
June 19         Networking Golf Tournament @ Cougar Creek GC
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Stony Plain and District Chamber of Commerce
4815 - 44 Avenue
Stony Plain, AB T7Z 1V5



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