CHAMBER Quarterly BRIEFINGS
August 3, 2016
Members with websites, we encourage you to
add a Chamber logo graphic
and link to your website. For the graphic and
instructions please visit, Grab-The-Code.
Executive Director Paul Cole
DOCTORS are OPEN
and 3rd Weekends of each month 4 to 7 PM on Fridays and noon to 7 PM on
Saturdays visit the Smoke Doctors for some of your favorite ribs and
pulled pork! SO Good! Call Tony at 502-773-8336 and place your orders.
Located at 2898 LaGrange Road, Smithfield, KY, 40068.
"They treat the
6, Froggy Field Party @ RenFaire Grounds
06 August -
Froggy Field Party at the Kentucky Highland Renaissance Faire Grounds, 955
Elm Street, Eminence KY. Gates open at 5 P.M. Featuring Josh Goodlett,
Sunday Best and Larry Williams, along with Don Edlin and Jamie Tingle! For
tickets and information visit:
information! KY Loud and Proud!!!
6, FREE Electronics Recycling courtesy Eminence Speaker
Saturday, August 6, 10 A.M. - Noon
Follow the signs in front of Eminence
Speaker to drop-off location. An Eminence Speaker representative will assist
We will accept the following items:
Computers / Computer Monitors
Cell Phones / Telephones
No Appliances ,Please!
August 6, Customer appreciation Day @
Perry's Hardware and Lumber is celebrating 25
years in serving our community. On Saturday August 6th and they will have
their annual customer appreciation day. Please help them celebrate! See
attached flyer for more info.
August 11-14, Theater downstream Present
Theatre Downstream presents Steel Magnolias¯ at
the Henry County High School, Thursday thru Saturday at 7 P.M. and Sunday
the 14th , at 3 P.M. Check it out at
13, Eminence Day
event will now be held in the City parking lot, across from the Depot/City
Hall. Three different bands providing music throughout the day, numerous
booths setup, pizza eating contest. Booth Participation Information
Contact Tonia Bell -502-321-5411.
13, DAV Truck/Car/Motorcycle Cruise
11:00 am -
4:00 pm - by the Henry County Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary. Unit
#155. Place: IAA Insurance Auto Auction, 891 Ballardsville Rd. (Hwy. 22),
Eminence, KY. Dash Plaques for first fifty entries. Concessions Available.
$5.00 donation + Food (nonperishable dry, can, boxed) for the St. Agnes
Charity House for Lexington VA Hospital patients and families and the
Homeless Veterans shelter in Louisville. Contact Ray Brees at 1-502-220-9255
for further information . See the
13, Smith-Berry Winery
Winery presents the Rigby's, a Beatles Tribute Band. Enjoy an evening under
the stars, with a delicious dinner, listen to some Beatles music and dance
the night away! Call 502-845-7091 or visit
www.smithberrywinery.com for more information.
August 18-28, Kentucky State Fair
Come visit the Henry County Booth
in the Pride of the "Counties"¯ section. All the usual businesses that
want us to again display their banners and information, please try to have
it at the chamber office by 12 August allowing us time to pack and transport
September 4, Louisville BATS DAY
Browning Chevrolet night at Louisville Slugger Field. Browning's are
offering a limited number of free tickets to the chamber members. There will
again be $1 hot dogs and Pepsis along with post game fireworks. For more
detailed information, call Browning's at 845-4212. Please stay tuned for
future announcements and details. We attended last year and it was awesome
and we had a great time!
September 10, Arts & Crafts Guild Show
10 A.M. to 4 P.M. - Arts and
Crafts Show, by the Hennry County Arts and Crafts Guild at the Henry County
MONEYWI$E Monthly Newsletter The theme for July is “Buying in
Bulk: What You Need to Know.” Bulk buying can save you and your
family valuable money. However, when done incorrectly, bulk
buying has the potential to cost you money. Buying in bulk
requires careful planning and budgeting to guarantee that you
are getting the best savings while avoiding waste.
approved our working toward a way to help you get to know other chamber members
and also help keep information flowing. We plan to start an Ambassador’s Club
with interested volunteers, adjusting the ideas to fit our smaller
The only requirement to be a
Chamber Ambassador is that you be a employee or owner of a business in good
standing with the Chamber or be an associate member and want to expand your
knowledge of our business community. There are numerous ways to take part in
this program. [[MORE
ABOUT THIS PROGRAM ]] This gives you an opportunity to meet other
chamber members, discuss ideas and problems in common, and strengthen both
your business and the chamber.
Pat and Lloyd Gray
Are you a new HCCC member?
Have you changed your email address?
To UPDATE existing Membership Information call Paul, or email:
knowing all the stats on Henry County?? Check this amazing site out!
Just select for Henry County Kentucky or whatever community or state.
If your business can benefit
(Check) Henry County First campaign to keep
money in Henry County, call the office to be a member. It costs the business
nothing, and when a certificate is used in your business, let the Chamber
know and a check is written for the amount of the certificate. We all win
because that money stayed in Henry County. We have 15 retail businesses
listed now, and we certainly could use more.
Maintaining your membership
in the Chamber not only helps you, but it helps the entire community. If
there were no chamber, businesses would have no unified voice to promote the
county and its resources. Our executive director goes outside the county to
meetings and events to promote Henry County. It is another arm to make sure
Henry County stays successful.
links to some interesting information on Henry County that
were prepared by our Extension Community and Economic
Development Initiative. They suggested that the data would
be of interest to many community leaders.
Henry County Extension Agent
Don’t forget to
send me YOUR breaking news. My e-mail is or call 845-0806.
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday -9:30- 2:30
PO Box 355 / 11 N. Main
New Castle, KY 40050
FAX: (502) 845-5313
If you have questions
about any Chamber activity,
call Paul at 845-0806.
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