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NOTICE


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Saguache Chamber of Commerce
General Meeting

Next general meeting is set for Tuesday August 1st at 6pm. Meeting place Saguache County Road and Bridge conference room in Saguache. Everyone is welcome!


-- Featured Scheduled Speakers --

Liza Marron, Executive Director, SLV Local Foods Coalition, Our Next Chamber Speaker

On Tuesday, July 11, 2017, 6 p.m. at the County Road & Bridge at 305 3rd. St. in Saguache, Ms. Liza Marron, Executive Director, SLV Local Foods Coalition will be the featured speaker for the Saguache Chamber Speaker Program.

Ms. Marron is the founding director of the San Luis Valley Local Foods Coalition, and is a well-known Saguache resident and activist, having been involved with many community organizations and activities over the years. The SLV Local Foods Coalition was formally established in 2011 with the following mission statement, "Foster an equitable local food system that restores the health of the people, community, economy and ecosystem."

One of the mottos found on their website at www.slvlocalfoods.org says "Real Foods, Local Farms, Eat SLV". Come and learn more about this wonderful non-profit and the many activities and projects that are underway. The SLV Local Foods Coalition is bringing opportunities to all SLV residents through its emphasis on local growers, healthy and organic foods, and distribution of healthy food to those in need.

The Chamber monthly meetings (as always) are open to the public. Please contact the Chamber at info@saguachechamber.org or call Barry at 719-322-7298 if you have any questions about this meeting or if you'd like to know more about the Chamber Speaker Program.




Next Public Auction Sale /
September 16, 2017



Printable 2017 Calendar Poster PDF




2017

MEETINGS - Date, Sponsor, Time, Location, Information Phone/Email

July

MEETINGS

4, 18 / Saguache County Board of Commissioners Meeting: 9:00 am, Saguache Road & Bridge Meeting Room, Saguache (Info: www.saguachecounty.net/index.php/commissioners)
5-26 / Pitkin Avenue Baptist Church: July 5, 12, 19, 26 starting at 4:30 pm, Preschool, homework assistance, tutoring (info: 719-655-0201)
6-27 / Abiding in Him Fellowship: July 6, 13, 20, 27 at 7:00 pm, Saguache Road & Bridge Meeting Room, Saguache (Info: 719-655-6226)
8 / Pitkin Avenue Baptist Church-Majestic Mountains Cowboy Fellowship: 5:00 pm, Saguache (info: 719-655-0201)
10 / Northern Saguache County Library District: 4:45 pm, Location alternates between the Saguache Public Library (Saguache) and the Baca Grande Library (Crestone) (Info: 719-655-2551)
11 / Chamber of Commerce General Meeting: 6:00 pm, Saguache Road & Bridge Meeting Room, Saguache (Info: www.saguachechamber.org)
11 / Town Board Meeting: 6:00 pm, Saguache Road & Bridge Meeting Room, Saguache (Info: 719-655-2232)
11 / Saguache Volunteer Fire Department: 6:30 pm, Saguache Fire Hut, Saguache
14 / Friends of the Library: 2:00 pm, Saguache Public Library, Saguache (info: 303-507-4821)
15 / American Legion Garcia Post 110: 9:00 am - 10:00 am, Saguache Road & Bridge Meeting Room, Saguache (Info: 515-480-1020)
19 / Saguache County Republicans Central Committee: 6:00 pm, Saguache Road & Bridge Meeting Room, Saguache (Info: 719-256-4215 or email radrake81143@yahoo.com)
29 / Saguache Sagebrush Quilters: 10:00 am - Noon, Saguache Road & Bridge Meeting Room, Saguache (Info: 719-850-0051)

EVENTS

1-2 / Flea Market Space Available: 8:00 am, 345 8th Street (Hwy 285), Saguache (Info: 515-559-4462)
4 / Annual Town of Crestone 4th of July Celebration: Crestone (719-256-4313)
5-26 / History Craft Day sponsored by Saguache County Museum: July 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm, Saguache County Museum, Saguache (Info: 719-256-4281)
29 / 6th Annual Hollyhock Festival: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm, Community Building & Various Locations throughout Saguache (Info: www.saguachechamber.org)





Saguache Town Map
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Full Draft of the 2017 Calendar of Events * Full Draft of the 2017 Calendar of Meetings



Scheduled Events and Functions



2017 Memorial Day Parade and Festivities
Sunday May 28th
Vendors in the park from
9 am to 4 pm / Parade downtown from 11 am to 12 pm.
Organized by the Saguache Conty Museum
*Memorial day festivities are growing due in large part to the efforts of our veterans and members
of American Legion Garcia Post 110

*Memorial Day History When and where did it originate and what does it mean? - By Terry Gillette
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Sunday, May 28th 59th Annual Re-Opening/Saguache County Museum: Pancake Breakfast/7:00 am - 11:00 am,
Museum open 9:00 am - 4:00 pm, Saguache (Info: 719-256-4281)

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Sundays at the Saguache County Museum





6th Annual
2017 Saguache
Hollyhock Festival
Saturday, July 29th 6th Annual Hollyhock Festival: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm, Community Building & Various Locations throughout Saguache
Info: Caroline Irwin-Chair (719) 850-0051

Photos * Review Poster

For more information please call 719-850-0051




8th Annual Art Festival
Saturday, August 19th 8th Annual Saguache Art Festival: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm, Smith Market Gallery & Various Locations throughout Saguache
(Info: 719-655-0155)

Photos

For more information please call 719-655-0155

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7th Annual Inter-Tribal Pow-Wow Celebration
Saturday, August 26th Traditional Intertribal Pow Wow: 10:00am - 8:00pm at Otto Mears Park, Saguache
(Info: email saguachepowwow@gmail.com)


Review Poster * Photos

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24th Annual Fall Festival
Saturday, September 16th 24th Annual Fall Festival & Quilt Show: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm, Otto Mears Park & Community Building, Saguache
(Info: 719-655-2824)


Review Poster * Photos

2017 Fall Festival
If you would like to paticipate as a vendor please fill out our vendor form sign the liability form and mail both
to the address on the vendor form.

Map of Booth Layout

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Chamber sponsors MVHS field trip to the Denver WESA Market


Mr and Mrs Bartee and the FBLA class
Details



Dates for SummerFest TBA
Alamosa, Colorado







Saguache Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 53
Saguache, Colorado 81149
719-655-2824
info@saguachechamber.org