April 14, 2016
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ATHENA Awards Ceremony
-May 6-
Palazzo Grande
54660 Van Dyke
Shelby Twp.

Chamber Golf Outing
-June 6-
Gowanie Golf Club
24770 South River Rd
Harrison Twp


Coffee Connection
-April 22-
Eos Cafe & Coffee House
30625 Jefferson
St. Clair Shores

Coffee Connection
-May 13-
Central Michigan University
28241 Mound

Get to Know Your Chamber
-June 2-
First State Bank
41240 Hayes
Clinton Twp.

Member Mixer
-June 14-
Blackfinn Ameripub
The Mall at Partridge Creek
17380 Hall Rd
Clinton Twp

Audio Net 
Hearing Center
22631 Greater Mack
St. Clair Shores

35980 Woodward
Bloomfield Hills

29425 23 Mile
Chesterfield Twp

8444 Engleman
Center Line
23233 Nine Mack Dr.
St. Clair Shores

19535 15 Mile
Clinton Twp

45747 Mound
Shelby Twp

Chamber Holds State of Chesterfield Township
Macomb County Chamber CEO Grace Shore, Chesterfield Township Supervisor Mike Lovelock, Macomb County Commissioner (District 8) Kathy Vosburg and Chamber Board Member Lori Doughty

The annual State of Chesterfield Township breakfast event was held on Friday, April 8 at the Township's offices.  Township Supervisor Mike Lovelock was the keynote speaker, while Macomb County Commissioner Kathy Vosburg and Phil Kraft from US Representative Candice Miller's office provided insight. Event sponsors were AT&T, Henry Ford Macomb Hospitals, Baker College, C&G Newspapers and First State Bank.  The Macomb County Chamber is proud to provide this State of the Community series to our surrounding communities and their residents.

Eos Cafe & Coffee House Opens

A ribbon cutting was held on Friday, April 8 for new member Eos Cafe & Coffee House at 30625 Jefferson in St. Clair Shores.  Eos is owned by Tony Zarife and Michael Antoun.  Attendees included St. Clair Shores City Manager Michael Smith and Mayor Pro-Tem John Caron, Chamber Ambassadors Rick Venet, Jeremiah Hoehner and Marcie Gracey and staff and family.  Everyone was treated to free coffee samples and half-off purchases.  They also announced that Eos is partnering with Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan for a charity preview event on Saturday, April 16, 5-9 pm at the cafe.  Admission is $10/person.  For tickets, contact Wigs 4 Kids at 586-772-6656 or maggie@wigs4kids.org. 

Click here to see the spotlight on Debra McKinley and Valerie Nunn.

Click here to see the spotlight on Loraine Cusumano and Patricia Lopez.

Click here to see the spotlight on Karen Beger and Mashell Carissimi.

Get more information and register for this 
wonderful event by clicking here.

Member News and Events 

Credit Union Opens Wayne County Branch
Michigan Schools and Government Credit Union held a ribbon cutting on March 29 at its new Livonia office, its first Wayne County branch.  The branch will continue the celebration April 18-23 with special giveaways and a Weber grill raffle for members and the community.  More information on the new office is available at msgcu.org/newbranch.

English Gardens Celebrates Earth Day
English Gardens is holding events in its area stores to usher in the spring gardening season.  "Get Ready to Garden" will be Thursday, April 21, 5-8 pm at all stores.  "Connect: Health, Home & Happiness" will be Saturday, April 23, 11 am, at the Clinton Township store (44850 Garfield Rd) and on Sunday, April 24, 1 pm, at the Royal Oak store (4901 Coolidge Hwy).  Find more details at EnglishGardens.com/events.

Anton Art Center Exhibits K-6 Student Show
Anton Art Center is running its newest exhibit, 2016 Biennial Macomb County K-6 Student Show, April 23-May 14. The Opening Reception and Award Ceremony is Saturday, April 23, 1-3 pm.  The Art Center is at 125 Macomb Place in Mount Clemens. Click here for more information.  The Art Center is also looking for Teaching Artists.  If interested, contact Executive Director Phil Gilchrist at 586-469-8666 or pgilchrist@theartcenter.org.

Credit Union Changes Name, Expands Field
Central Macomb Community Credit Union changed its name to FreeStar Financial Credit Union to better align with its new field of membership, which now encompasses 10 counties in Southeast Michigan and all military members throughout Michigan.  The credit union, which began in 1957 on Selfridge ANGB serving military members, has four branches in Macomb County and will look for expansion opportunities over the next few years.  President and CEO Drema Isaac said special pricing on loans and Certificates of Deposit are available at its branches during the month of April.

Rent a Suite for Pistons Playoffs
Looking for a way to entertain clients?  Palace suites for the Detroit Pistons playoff season are now on sale.  A suite purchase includes 12 tickets, three suite parking passes and the option to purchase additional standing suite tickets.  To secure a suite, email Nicole Houin here or call 248-377-8477.

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Be a Part of our Community Calendar
The Macomb County Chamber has launched a community-wide calendar of events on our website.  Each month, we will send out an email to interested organizations, giving them the opportunity to submit their event for consideration. If you'd like to get on the email distribution list, please email your contact information to: patricia@macombcountychamber.com.


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