Chamber Connection
December 24th, 2015

Merry Christmas everyone.  We hope that you have a nice time with your families over this holiday!

 If you would like to have something included in our weekly blast, please email me by the Wednesday prior to your event with the details.  

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Chamber News!


Did you know the Chamber has an area job listings section on our website?  Chamber members are able to list their available positions on there for FREE!

The next drawing will be held January 5th, 2016!

The Richmond Area Chamber of Commerce will close at noon on Thursday December 24th & 31st.  We will be closed on Friday December 25th & January 1st.  Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
Richmond Rotary 

There will be no meeting the last 2 weeks of December due to the holidays.  Find them on Facebook!

The Richmond Rotary Club has Reverse Raffle Tickets for Sale! The event will be Feb.20th at the Ray County Memorial Veterans building. Win up to $ 7,500.00 along with many other prizes. Great auction Items for the taking. Tons of Royals autographs. A great meal for two, all for the low price of $125.00. All proceeds go for many local causes. Call Scott or any Rotary member for tickets. My number is 470-2661. Tickets sell fast. You do not need to be present to win the Grand Prize

Farris Theatre

Wednesday, December 23 at 2:00 p.m.
Saturday, December 26 at 7:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m.
Sunday, December 27 at 2:00 p.m.
Tuesday, December 29 at 2:00 p.m.
Thursday, December 31 at 2:00 p.m.
Grace Church

Every Sunday from 6:30pm to 8pm at their location 606 South Camden St. in Richmond.

Every Wednesday after school (even on early release days)  there is a FREE after school program until 5:30pm for grades K-6th.  

    Ray County Library

   Monday December 28th
GED tutoring is available from noon to 2pm

Family Storytime
Ray County Library
Mondays December 28th  10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.
 Join us for our weekly storytime as we sing, read and make crafts! The planned activities will help develop early literacy skills and are targeted for ages 0-5. Children 2 years old and under must have an adult with them throughout the program.

Richmond Kiwanis Club

will not have a meeting on Tuesday December 29th

 Richmond Kiwanis holds a chili dinner in February and create table place mats that advertise local businesses and organizations that all attendees will see when sitting and eating. 300+ people attend the chili dinner each year. The cost is $25.00 per ad.  Contact Rochelle McCaulley at 816-776-5102 for more information.   

      Griffith-Skiles American Legion Post  #237    


On Tuesday December 29th,  The American Legion will be hosting
Bingo Night
at the Ray County Memorial Veteran's Building.  
The doors will open at 4pm for the meal and games will start at 6pm.  It only costs $20 to play all evening.  

     Oak Pointe Assisted Living Facility

will have blood pressure checks available Wednesday December 30th from 1-3pm at their facility in Richmond.  
The Richmond Area Chamber of Commerce is working hard to ensure that every decision made is supporting our effort to... 
"Be Relevant!"


Natalie Lamar
Executive Director
Richmond Area Chamber of Commerce
phone 816-776-6916
fax 816-776-6917