Chamber Annual Meeting October 16The Annual Meeting of the Spencer Chamber of Commerce will have a different look and format this year as we change to a luncheon event.
As the result of a survey sent to Chamber members following last years meeting, it was decided to try something new, being aware of committments to jobs and family.
The meeting will be held on Thursday, October 16 from 11:30am to 1pm at the Clay County Regional Events Center. Cost is just $25 per person with reservations being taken at the Chamber office at 122 West 5th Street.
In addition to an update on Chamber …
Welcome the Newest Supporters of the Spencer Chamber
Miss Behavin' Botique
307 Grand Avenue
Spencer, IA. 51301
1370 Lake Street
Spirit Lake, IA. 51360
Clay County Trails Assn. - Kathy Fueston
127 East 21st Street
Spencer, IA. 51301
"Home Base Iowa" Meeting Scheduled for Clay CountyBusinesses in Clay County are invited and encouraged to attend an informational meeting on "Home Base Iowa" and how it can help fill staffing needs with qualified military veterans.
The meeting will be held on Thursday, November 20th from 10am to Noon at the Spencer Municipal Golf Course. There is no charge to attend this informational meetting.
Kathy Anderson, Iowa Economic Development Authority on Home Base Iowa will be the featured presenter.
- Governor Branstad's Home Base Iowa initiative
- How hiring qualified veterans can help your business
- How to incent the program
- Recruiting strategies for Iowa businesses
- Questions and Answers
Chamber Ag Committee Produces Fair VideoThe Spencer Chamber of Commerce Agriculture Committee has produced a video highlighting the Ag Programs and Events at the Clay County Fair.
The committee, with the cooperation of Spencer Municipal Utilities shot scenes at this year's Ag Experience then incorporating past fair footage. The intent of the video is to encourage public participation and support of the ag shows and to highlight the hard work and dedication of area young people that compete each year.
The video is available on the Chamber You Tube channel, https://www.youtube.com/user/SpencerIowaChamber, as well as on the Chamber Website under Featured Video.