.St. Marys Area Chamber of Commerce
....53 S. St. Marys St., St. Marys PA 15857 * phone 814-781-3804 * fax 814-781-7302
Chamber News & Announcements

Annual Golf Outing to be Held on
September 10 - Save the Date!!

Our Annual Chamber Golf Outing will be held on September 10th at Bavarian Hills Golf Course. We are currently looking for door prizes for the event. If you would like to make a donation please contact the Chamber office and we would be happy to pick them up. If you are interested in playing in the event or being a sponsor please contact Ashley at aodell@stmaryschamber.org. Thank you for your support!

A Message from Chamber Choice - Sept. 9 Webinar
Join us for a 30-minute educational webinar hosted by JRG Advisors that discusses "The Self-Funded Approach to Employee Benefits". If you are an employer seeking a unique and cutting edge benefits solution that allows you to customize and mold your employee benefits plan around the requirements of your business, register today! Aaron Ochs, Employee Benefits expert from JRG Advisors, will discuss the following:
• The difference between traditional fully insured and self-insured medical plans
• How a company can benefit from offering a self-funded medical plan in today's business climate
• The different types and purpose of Stop Loss Insurance
• Have your questions answered
The webinar will be held on Tuesday, September 9 at 10:00 AM. To register, please click here.

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Member News & Announcements

Reminder: Winery at Wilcox Book Club Ends Aug 27
The last book club will meet on August 27th at 1:00PM. They will be discussing “Serena” by Ron Rash.

Order Your 2014 Cutest Pet Calendar by Sept. 1
The 2014 Cutest Pet calendar sponsored by St. Marys Dairy Queen has raised over $2,700 for the Elk County Humane Society. The calendar is now being put together and every animal who participated will be included. Please consider purchasing this very serviceable calendar and enjoying our local animal stars!! The calendars are $12 each and you can order yours at the St. Marys Dairy Queen on South St. Marys Rd. Deadline for orders is September 1.

Helpmates, Inc. to Sponsor Multiphasic Testing, Sept. 6
Helpmates, Inc. and Kane Community Hospital will be holding their annual Multiphasic Testing on Saturday, Sept. 6th, 2014 from 6am – 9:30am at St. Leo’s Social Hall in Ridgway on Depot St. 30 blood tests for $35.00, additional tests available for an additional fee including A1C hemoglobin test for diabetics. To register please call 1-800-565-9200 ext. 4570. Helpmates Home Nurses will have flu shots available for $20.00 (Medicare accepted). If you are uninsured or under insured do not miss this opportunity.

Lions to Host Rabies Clinic - Sept. 6
The St. Marys Lions Club will hold its annual rabies clinic on Saturday, Sept. 6 from 9 to 11 at the Benzinger Park Building off of Fleming Road in St. Marys. Pets will be vaccinated by the staff from the Elk County Veterinary Clinic. The cost will be $10 per pet, and the clinic is open to everyone.

The Winery at Wilcox - Monaco's "An Intimate Boutique" - Sept. 24
It's an all-day affair that runs from 1 to 9 PM, featuring fall foods paired with wine. First 25 women to purchase will receive a discount!! Cost is $10. Please RSVP by Sept. 22. For more details call 814-375-6885 or email dubwineshop@wineryatwilcox.net.





Welcome to our newest member!
• Century Custom Homes & Garages
• Manufacturing Solutions, Inc.
• Absolute Powder Coating LLC

Great Courses Offered Locally
Check these great local training opportunities!

Upcoming Red Cross Blood Drives
The American Red Cross is facing a looming blood shortage. Donations are down approximately 8% and the shortfall is significant enough that there could be an emergency situation in the coming weeks.
Sept. 4 10 AM-3:30 PM DuBois Nursing Home
Sept. 5 NOON-5:30 PM American Red Cross, Clearfield
Sept. 8 10 AM-3:30 PM Penn State DuBois Gym
Sept.12 10 AM-3:30 PM Penn Highlands DuBois
Sept. 15 NOON-5:30 PM Clearfield Community
Knights of Columbus
Sept. 19 NOON-5:30 PM American Red Cross Clearfield
Visit www.redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-733-2767 to schedule an appointment.

Chemist's Curio In-Store Special
Solar Flying Bird or Butterfly. Battery or Solar powered, battery not included - 40% off! New Fall merchandise in stock! Ask clerk for an August sale flyer. Sale prices good thru August 31. GRUMPY CAT merchandise now available! CLEARANCE Special: Bauble Lulu Beads and Bauble Lulu Jewelry Buy One, Get One free.

Laurie Laughner Travel Presents
Sept. 13 - Pirates vs. Cubs Bus Trip includes bus, game ticket, meal, & postgame Lynyrd Skynard concert
Oct. 5 -11:
Visit Tunica, Casino Capital of the South, & Memphis, home of the blues! 7 days/6 nights. $609 includes transportation, lodging, meals, and more!
Jan. 15 - 25, 2015 - Hawaii Cruise! 7 nights on board the Norwegian Pride Of America - visit Maui, Hilo, Kona, Kauai, Honolulu. Call 814-594-1778 for more info.

Have Something to Announce?
If your business or organization has something to announce. post it here!! Send an email with your name, the name of your company or organization, and the details of your event to aodell@stmaryschamber.org

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