Chamber Chat:  Weekly Update from the Chamber of Commerce

Report by Lisa Satterwhite, Chamber of Commerce
For Saturday, July 21, 2012

Did you know... Entry forms for the United Way/Chamber golf tournament are available at www.mymurray.com? Copies of the form will also be printed in the Murray Ledger & Times. The four-person scramble is Friday, Aug. 3 at Miller Memorial Golf Course. Each player will get lunch, a prize, a free golf club and a hole-in-one award of $10,000.

Coming Up Around Town:

  • 2012 FREE Sports Physicals for Athletes in Murray or Calloway Middle or High Schools, MCCH West Entrance, Today , 8 a.m. - Noon, call 270-762-1832 for more info.
  • Murray Art Guild Exhibitions, Workshops, Studio Time, www.murrayartguild.org or call 270-753-4059.
  • PIP Camp, Playhouse in the Park, for grades 1 - 12, through July 27, $130, call 270-759-1752 for more info.
  • Movies in the Park, Central Park Amphitheatre, every Friday in July, July 27:  Courageous, Free.
  • AARP Driving Course, Center for Health & Wellness, Aug. 1, 8 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., call 270-762-1348 for more info.
  • Make A Difference Day, Stewart Stadium, Aug. 11, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Alzheimer Support Group, Weaks Community Center, Aug. 14, 5 - 6:30 p.m.
  • Family Caregiver Support Group, Glendale Place Retirement Center, Aug. 20, 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.
  • Kentucky Kids Consignment, CFSB Center, Aug. 23 - 25.
  • Farmerís Market of Murray - Calloway County, Fridays 3 - 6 p.m.; Murray Main Street Farmerís Market, Saturdays, 7 a.m. - Noon.
  • Laser Light Music Shows, Golden Pond Planetarium, LBL, Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturdays, 5:30 or 7 p.m., Saturdays 8 p.m., through Sept. 1; Summer Nights Astronomy Programs, Golden Pond Planetarium, LBL, Saturdays 8 p.m., through Sept. 1, www.lbl.org.

Upcoming Ribbon Cuttings/Events:

Chamber on  the Breakfast Show, WNBS 1340 AM, First and Third Mondays, 7:30 - 8 a.m.

Bling It On, Barbara Barnett, 906A S. 12th St., July 26, 10:30 a.m. (second location).

Perkins Motor Plex Community Classic Golf Classic, Miller Memorial Golf Course, Aug. 3, 11:30 a.m. (lunch); 1 p.m. (tourney).

Murray Merchantís Sidewalk Sale, Aug. 3 - 5.

Trends & Treasures/Coldwater BBQ, 1306 S. 12th St., Aug. 8, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. (new ownership/second location).

Small Business Seminar, Commerce Center, Wednesdays Aug. 8 - Oct. 10, Noon - 1 p.m.

A Place Called Home, 1406E N. 12th St., Aug. 9, 11 a.m. (new member).

Welcome New Members:

Trends - N - Treasures, Cary and Julia Brandon, flea market/mall, 1306 S. 12th St., Suite H, Murray, KY  42071, 270-761-6255.

Blue Sky Solar, Chuck Houston, electric/utility, 1917 Norsworthy Rd., Kirksey, KY  42054, 270-489-2095.

Photo: Vintage inspired meets country chic at Gate 28 with owners Adrianne and Dustin Rogers.  In the same convenient but now expanded location, Gate 28 offers clothing, accessories, shoes and more.  Visit the boutique at 310 N. 12th Street or friend their page on facebook.

For more information on becoming a member of the Murray-Calloway County Chamber of Commerce or hosting a Chamber event contact Lance Allison or Lisa Farris Satterwhite at 753-5171.