Chamber Connection
August 5th, 2016

TGIF!  Have a great weekend everyone!

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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!

We are still accepting teams ~ male or female players~ for the Chamber Golf Classic.  All proceeds from this event support the repair and replacement of the lighted Christmas displays.

The Chamber Golf Classic committee would like to thank the following businesses for their support of the tournament.

Empire District
Richmond Super 8
Troy Rust, AXA Advisors
Westbrook & Co.
Central Missouri Community Credit Union
Richmond News
Thurman Funeral Home
John E. Scowley, MD
Roberts Robinson's Chevrolet, Buick, GMC
Richmond Family Clinic
Linda's Floral
Griffith-Skiles American Legion Post #237
VFW Post # 4398
Richmond Downtown District
Oak Pointe of Richmond
City of Richmond
Wentworth Military Academy
Edward Jones-Richard W. Bidding/Rick A Smith-Financial Advisors
Liberty Hospital
Shirkey Nursing and Rehabilitation
Shirkey Hospice & Palliative Care
Signature Marketing
Richmond Rotary
Crossroads Hospice 
ShadeTree Entertainment
Pizza Hut 
Samantha Williams Photorgaphy
Richmond Red Cross Pharmacy
Clint Evans Heating & Cooling
Camille A. Johnston, PA
Bott Radio Network
Alvin's Heating & Cooling
Ray County Memorial Hospital
Steven W. Fawks, DDS

There is still time to sponsor a hole or game!  
Sign up today!


Richmond Rotary 

  The Richmond Rotary will hold their weekly meeting today, August 5th at Hometown Pizza at noon.  

Effective August 1, 2016 at the Farris Theatre:
Movie-Goers can get Free refills when they buy a large pop or large popcorn.
Ticket Prices: $7 for 2D and $10 for 3D

Richmond Farmer's Market
The Richmond Farmer's Market will be open this Saturday, August 6th from 7am to noon on the West side of the Richmond Square.  This event is sponsored by the Richmond Downtown District.

Click here to follow the Market on Facebook!

Shirkey Golf Course

Junior Golf Program is Here!
August 8,9,10, & 12
8am to 10pm
$35 for all days or $10 per day

Pass on your love for the game and keep your juniors busy this summer by signing them up for one of our Junior Golf Programs. Not only will they have fun, but they will learn the fundamentals they need to succeed at the game of golf. Call the Golf Shop at 816-470-2582 for more information or to sign up your junior golfers today!

Grace Church

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

 Ray County Library 

No Storytime
August 1st-31st
We will not have Storytime in August to allow us to prepare children's programming  for the rest of the year. Storytime will resume September 12th.

Northstar Wellness

    Richmond Kiwanis Club

Will host their weekly meeting on Tuesday August 9th at noon at the 19th Hole in Richmond.  

      Griffith-Skiles American Legion Post  #237    

On Tuesday August 9th,  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 August 10thfrom 1-3pm at their facility in Richmond.  

 Sponsored by Noble Unlimited

Protecting you and Your Family From Active Shooter & Terrorist Attack Seminar
August 18th @ 6:30pm
Ray County Library Community Room

This 3 hour class will explain tactics to be used by civilians and police officers to determine how to react during an active shooter or terrorist event, even if they are unarmed.  Police officers will be able to impart this information to citizens, businesses, churches, etc.  

Officers will receive a certificate for 3 hours Missouri POST hours.

Officers & civilians over 18 are welcome.
$10 fee payable at the door by check or cash

or call 816-612-5256
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