Lafayette Chamber of Commerce  December 7, 2015 News & Events
Wednesday, December 9 - Holiday Mixer at US Bank

Join us at U.S. Bank located at 3498 Mt. Diablo Blvd. on Wednesday, December 9  for food, fun, beverages and our big holiday raffle. This is the mixer you don't want to miss. Enjoy food from many of our award winning restaurants and caterers. Get recognized and bring a raffle prize. We promise a fun evening! The mixer is $10 for members. Bring at least 3 canned items for the Food Bank and admission is free.
 
Welcome to Our New Members!
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The following businesses joined the Lafayette Chamber of Commerce from November 30 - December 3:

National Cartridge Co. - Office Supplies
piece. - Clothing & Accessories

Business Person of the Year Nomination Form Available

We are accepting nomination forms for the 2016 Business Person of the Year. We will honor this person in January at our annual dinner which also includes the Mayor's State of the City Address and the introduction of our new Chamber Board.  Click here to download a nomination form.  Nomination forms are due Friday, December 11.


Traffic and Congestion Survey - We Want Your Input!

City of Lafayette logo The City of Lafayette wants to know what you think about traffic in the downtown.  Fill out a survey about your travel habits and give us your ideas about how to improve traffic congestion, parking, transit, and bicycle and pedestrian modes at www.lafayettecongestion.com

Go to www.lovelafayette.org/traffic for more information and periodic updates about the Downtown Congestion Study. For questions, contact Transportation Planner James Hinkamp at JHinkamp@lovelafayette.org.  

The survey and interactive map will be available through the end of December. Please forward this message and links to your friends and neighbors so we can get as much data as possible before considering solutions.

This Month's Sponsor
Thank you to Branagh Development & The Dana Green Team for sponsoring Lafayette's twinkle lights!

Branagh Development
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Wednesday, December 9 - Holiday Mixer at US Bank
Welcome to Our New Members!
Business Person of the Year Nomination Form Available
Traffic and Congestion Survey - We Want Your Input!
What's Happening at the Lafayette Library & Learning Center
Upcoming Chamber Events

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What's Happening at the Lafayette Library & Learning Center

Monday, December 07 - Crafty Corner - A Winter's Craft - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM - Children's Room. Just in time for the holidays, stop by the tables in the Children's Area to make a holiday paper folding craft. (Origami ornaments) For more information click here.

Tuesday, December 08 - An Hour of Code: Learn to Program - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM - Arts & Science Discovery Center. Do you want to learn computer programming? Join us in the Arts & Sciences Discovery Room for a one-hour session of programming activity. Students of all ages can choose from a variety of self-guided tutorials, for Elementary School through Middle School. Repeats again from 3:00-4:00 PM and from 4:00-5:00 PM. For more information click here.

Wednesday, December 09 - Wonders of the World Docent Lecture Series: Looking East - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM - Community Hall. Drawn from and organized by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Looking East (Asian Art Museum, San Francisco, October 30 - February 2, 2016) features more than 170 paintings, prints, furniture and decorative arts that trace the West's growing interest in Japan starting in the late 19th century. For more information click here.

Thursday, December 10 - Nature Journaling Workshop with Naturalist John Muir Laws - 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM - Homework Center. Do you want to keep a nature journal or bump your current practice to a higher orbit? Join us for the first of a monthly nature journaling workshop series. See the possibilities of what a journal can be and how to make journaling and drawing a life changing habit. If you already have a journal kit, bring it along plus any personal favorite sketching or nature study supplies. For more information click here.

Friday, December 11 - An Hour of Code: Learn to Program -  3:00 PM - 4:00 PM - Children's Room. Do you want to learn computer programming? Join us in the Arts & Sciences Discovery Room for a one-hour session of programming activity. Students of all ages can choose from a variety of self-guided tutorials, for Elementary School through Middle School. Repeats again from 4:00-5:00 PM. For more information click here.

Saturday, December 12 - An Hour of Code: Learn to Program - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM -  Children's Room. Do you want to learn computer programming? Join us in the Arts & Sciences Discovery Room for a one-hour session of programming activity. Students of all ages can choose from a variety of self-guided tutorials, for Elementary School through Middle School. Repeats again from 11:00-12:00, 12:00-1:00 and 1:00-2:00. For more information click here.

 
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Upcoming Chamber Events 

No Green Committee Meeting or Coffee with the Mayor events in November or December

December 9 - Holiday Mixer - 5:30pm - US Bank - 3498 Mt. Diablo Blvd.

December 23 - Chamber Office closes at noon from Christmas Holiday - reopens on Monday, January 4 at 9:00am.


Jay Lifson, Executive Director 

Lafayette Chamber of Commerce
100 Lafayette Circle, Suite 103
Lafayette, CA 94549