Elgin Chamber of Commerce Blog
Welcome to the Elgin Chamber of Commerce's blog. We will use this blog to share with you upcoming events in Elgin.
October 7, 2019
This week's announcements………..
You are invited to join us as we welcome Elgin Wellness Shoppe to their new location at 109 N. Main Street. Ribbon Cutting will be on Thursday, October 10 at 5:30.
Join the Main Street Program and the Downtown Public Art Plan Committee to celebrate the mural dedication on Thursday, October 10 at 6:30pm at the alley at 116 Depot Street – next to the post office.
Sip Shop and Stroll
Come downtown Thursday, October 10 to enjoy all the festivities from 5pm-8pm.
Safe Trick or Treat Trail
You are invited to participate in this fun event on Thursday, October 31st from 6-8 pm in Downtown Elgin. This is a great way to share a fun safe evening with the youth of our community and promote your business.
Register to pass out treats on the trail by contacting email@example.com Limited space available - you provide your own table and chair and the treats, you'll be in a space under a canopy in front of a downtown business.
October 1, 2019 'We have a busy week in Elgin!'
Happy Monday! We have a busy week in Elgin! Below are a few reminders about upcoming events:
NATIONAL NIGHT OUT - Downtown Party
Join your business neighbors and friends for a National Night Out gathering on Tuesday, October 1st. It will be held at the State Farm Insurance Office at 14 North Main Street at 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Please attend and meet your neighbors.
HOMECOMING PEP RALLY & PARADE
Show your Wildcat Spirit and support our Elgin students on Wednesday, October 2nd at 6:30 p.m. at Veterans' Memorial Park. Parade will travel down Main Street at 6:30 p.m. - followed by the pep rally.
OCTOBER MEMBERSHIP LUNCH
This month's membership meeting will be held on Thursday, October 3 at the Library Community Room at 11:30 a.m. Our speaker will be Sheila Lowe with the Bastrop County COAD (Community Organizations in Disasters). The COAD is a community organization made up of public, private, voluntary and nonprofit agencies and organizations in Bastrop County who may provide support in all phases of a disaster; Preparation, Response, Recovery and Mitigation. The COAD is a collaborative working group in which all the participants are equal partners and strive to deliver necessary resources for a disaster phase. Make plans to join us to learn more about the County COAD and how the Elgin Chamber of Commerce is involved in the organization. Lunch is $10 and payable at the door. Please RSVP to the Chamber office at 512-285-4515 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
CITY OFFICES AT FLEMING CENTER - Open House
Following the Chamber lunch on Thursday, stop by the Fleming Center at 802 N. Avenue C for refreshments and a tour of the new Community Services and Code Enforcement offices.
HOMECOMING FOOTBALL GAME
Support the Elgin Wildcats on Friday, October 4th as they take on the Marble Falls Mustangs at Wildcat Stadium at 7:00 p.m.
FOSTER COMMUNITY CARES
Elgin Families are invited to this special event on Saturday, October 5, 2019, from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Lagos Elementary in Manor. Representatives from 20 organizations will share more about the support services available for adoptive/foster and kinship care families and how people, churches and civic groups can volunteer to help those families in the Manor and Elgin communities. It's a fun, family-friendly event with snacks, raffle prizes, giveaways, and activities, plus there will be a mini info session for those interested in becoming foster/adoptive parents. For more information on how you can help, contact @fostercommunity.org
Have a great week!
Elgin Chamber of Commerce
114 Central Avenue | P.O. Box 408
Elgin, Texas 78621
512 | 285-4515
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