Monthly meetings, Business Expo and October events!
Sent Date: 09/04/19
Supporting businesses and the community in working together to make Grand Ledge
a great place to live and do business
Thank you for an amazing concert season! We brought 26 musical acts to the stage over the course of the summer, 35 businesses supported the series and we saw more than 7000 people attend Music in the Park during the entire summer! Thank you to our presenting sponsors Nick Cypher Farm Bureau Insurance and Eaton Federal Bank for being with us each week! Thankfully our Michigan Plumbing Fireworks BEAT the lightening last week! See you all in June 2020 at the new stage!
Our monthly chamber meetings start next week. September 11th at 9am in the community room of city hall at 310 Greenwood Street. Come learn something new and meet new people! Our speaker this month is Scott A. Breen a partner at Willingham & Coté, P.C. law firm, as well as a Grand Ledge resident and parent. He will be discussing tax planning, business entities, liquor licensing, mergers and acquisitions, succession planning, and all types of general business transactions.
Looking for information about local businesses and resources in Grand Ledge? Come to our first Business Expo September 19th from 4-7 pm at City Hall at 310 Greenwood Street! It is free to attend and open to the public. More than 30 local businesses have signed up to attend so we will be filling the gymnasium and the community rooms in City Hall. Join us for prizes and giveways! For more information, click here.
Friday October 11th-Sunday October 13th will be the 40th anniversary of the Color Cruise and Island Festival in Island Park! Some of your familiar favorites will be back, as well as new demonstrations kids can see, touch and take home for FREE. For more information, click here.
Saturday October 12th join us for a beer fest in the ballfield!
Souvenir glass is included in your purchase. There will be beer, cider, music and food!
For more information and to buy tickets, click here.
Trick or Treaters unite! Our Bridge Street Trick or Treating is October 25th from 5:30-7pm. Businesses, the plaza and both sides of Bridge Street will be bustling with kids!
We are starting to see some fall veggies at the market!
Come check it out on Saturdays from 9am-1pm at Jaycee Park.
Sept 4- Painting Class Sept 4- Alpha Sept 5- Painting Class Sept 5- Painting Class Sept 5- Crafting for a Cause Sept 5- Kegs & Corks for a Cause Sept 6- Beginning Drawing Class Sept 6- Children 6-12 Classic Art Classes Sept 7- Pet Adopt-a-thon/Ask a Vet Sept 7- Create, Play, and Learn Saturday Storytime Sept 9- Painting Class Sept 9- Homeschool Study Group Sept 10- Painting Class Sept 10- Preschool Storytime Sept 11- Painting Class Sept 11- Alpha Sept 12- Painting Class Sept 12- Painting Class Sept 12- Auction for Advocacy- A Night to End Child Abuse Sept 12- The Great American Trailer Park Musical Sept 13- Beginning Drawing Class Sept 13- Children 6-12 Classic Art Classes Sept 14- Clay Sculpture & Glazing Workshop Sept 14- Creating a Poem: A Poetry Workshop in Two Parts (Registration Required) Sept 14- Sing, Dance, and Move Saturday Storytime Sept 15- CBD Wellness Workshop Sept 16- Painting Class Sept 16- Homeschool Study Group Sept 17- Painting Class Sept 17- Preschool Storytime Sept 17- Paws for Reading Sept 18- Painting Class Sept 19- Painting Class Sept 19- Painting Class Sept 19- Crafting for a Cause Sept 20- Beginning Drawing Class Sept 20- Children 6-12 Classic Art Classes Sept 22- Speaker - Is the Lord in Our Midst or Not? Sept 23- Painting Class Sept 23- Homeschool Study Group Sept 24- Painting Class Sept 24- Preschool Storytime Sept 25- Painting Class Sept 26- Painting Class Sept 26- Painting Class Sept 27- Beginning Drawing Class Sept 27- Children 6-12 Classic Art Classes Sept 27-5:30 PM Homecoming Parade and Football Game Sept 27- 2019 GLPS Homecoming Parade Sept 28- Clay Sculpture & Glazing Workshop Sept 30- Alcohol Ink Workshop Sept 30- Painting Class Sept 30- Homeschool Study Group Oct 1- Painting Class Oct 1- Preschool Storytime Oct 1- Paws for Reading Oct 2- Painting Class Oct 3- Painting Class Oct 3- Painting Class Oct 3- Crafting for a Cause Oct 4- Beginning Drawing Class Oct 4- Children 6-12 Classic Art Classes
Did you know that even if you don't own a local business that you can still show your support for Grand Ledge by helping the Chamber build a stronger community? The chamber hosts several large festivals and your "friendship" helps make those events happen!