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Leadership Spencer 2017Registrations are now being accepted for the 2017 Leadership Spencer Class from the Spencer Chamber of Commerce.
The 10-week course begins on Monday, March 6 and continues each Monday through May 8th. Each class is held from 3 to 5 pm with topics such as Health and Wellness, Public Safety, Agriculture, Public Utilities, Entreprneurship and much more. The Leadership Spencer program was introduced in 1989 as a way for those new to the community or new to a career position to learn more about the community in which they live and work. It is a true hands-on experience taking participants…
Clay County Tourism Grant Applications Now AcceptedThe tourism committee of the Clay County Convention and Visitors Bureau is now accepting applications for the newly revised Clay County Tourism Grant program.
With the support of the City of Spencer and Clay County, the Tourism Grant will provide funding for those entities planning events in Clay County.
The funds are available to businesses, organizations, government agencies and individual who plan on holding an event, new or existing. Eligible events include festivals, sporting events/tournaments, performances, trade shows or exhibits that occer within Clay County and are designed to attract particpants from the local area as well outside of Clay County. …
Spencer Strides Community Walk Prize WinnersThose participating in the Spencer Strides Community Walks in 2016 were given the chance to win monthly prizes worth at least $100 simply by taking time to enjoy the outdoors walking around Spencer during their lunch hour.
The Spencer Blue Zones Worksite Wellness Committee, now known as the Clay County Health and Wellness Committee initiated the monthly walks in February of 2016. Those inidividuals and groups taking part received a punch card noting the months they were active in the walk. At the end of the 2016 cards were collected and a drawing of the monthly prizes was held at the Spencer Chamber of Commerce offices.…
2017 Eggs and Issues Legislative ForumsThe dates for the 2017 Spencer Chamber of Commerce "Eggs and Issues" Legislative Forums have been set.
There will be three sessions taking place on a Saturday morning from 9 to 10:30am at the Spencer City Hall Council Chambers. State Representatives Senator David Johnson, Representatives Daniel Huseman, Megan Jones and John Will regularly attend the forums along with special guests State Auditor Mary Mosiman, Congressman Steve King and Lt. Governor Kim Reynolds frequently attending.
The 2017 dates are as follows:
- Saturday, January 21 - sponsored by Iowa Lakes Community College
- Saturday, February 16
- Saturday, March 11 - sponsored by Spencer Hospital
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