MACC June Meeting Reminder
Our June General Membership Meeting
will be held at 5:30 on Wednesday, June 13, 2012
at the home of Wes Wickham
2517 Clark Road
(Southeast corner of Clark and Hunters Creek)
Social hour is at 5:30pm with the meeting beginning at 6:00pm. If you would like to bring a hors d'oeuvres please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Members are encouraged to join as we will be announcing the winner of our second annual MACC Award - whereby a Person, Business or Organization is chosen by nominations we received throughout the year. Don't miss out on this exciting evening of networking and to congratulate our award recipient for making our community a better place to live. Please RSVP to email@example.com by June10th if you plan to attend.
Enjoy the friendship of our local community.
See you there.
New and Renewing Members for 2012
Thanks to our new and renewing members this month for 2012 listed below! Your membership helps us to continue to offer community events that promote the Metamora area, its residents and business owners in a positive manner! If you would like to join or renew your membership in the Metamora Chamber, Click Here.
- Lapeer District Library-Metamora Branch
|The Village of Metamora does! Come visit downtown Metamora for the Lapeer Road Country Car Cruise on Saturday, June 16th. Hundreds of vintage cars will be on-display...as you explore the quaint Village of Metamora! Enjoy the sights and sounds of a 1950's band in Harmer Park. The White Horse parking lot will be filled with classic cars all day...and hosting an outdoor BBQ, walking 50's impersonators, contests in the park, a special 1950's Diner Menu and staff dressed in theme. For additional information, please contact the the Village office at 810-678-2932 and ask for Tina.|
COTH's Grand Marshall Revealed
|The committee members of the renewed Celebration of the Horse Festival are very optimistic that the 2012 one-day event (September 29th) will be bigger and even better than before! While there has been incredible support within the committee, the heartfelt support received from the community has been wonderful especially from the Founder of Metamora's Celebration of the Horse festival, Carol Yunkes, who has humbly accepted the role of Grand Marshall for this year's Celebration parade. To read Carol's story, please visit http://www.celebrationofthehorse2012.com/coths-grand-marshall.php.|
Thursdays are Music in the Park
|The Metamora DDA will be sponsoring Music in the Park every Thursday from 7pm-9pm beginning June 21st with a classic rock band, Lester Bangs! Mark your calendars for Thursday evenings of music and classic cars in Harmer Park. Click here for this year's line-up of musicians.|
Interested in Horses & Hounds?
|This is an opportunity to get your new or young horse used to hounds, or to motivate yourself to wake up your riding muscles! The Metamora Hunt kennels is offering hound exercise on the roads or fields (on horseback) this summer on Saturdays now through July 14th. Please call the Hunt kennels for a starting time before each date at 810-678-2711.|
Youth Art Saturdays in Downtown Lapeer
|Registration is open for Gallery 194ís very popular Youth Art Saturdays in downtown Lapeer. Registration is open to children in second through fifth grade. Parents interested in signing up their children can log onto www.gallery194.com or call the gallery (810-245-4223) for more information and to register.|
Youth Art Saturdays will allow young students to work with local art educators Nick Lange and Marianna Fiedor to explore and build their appreciation of the arts. Students will work with a variety of mediums as they learn about color theory, perspective, composition and various aspects of art. The six week workshop will culminate in a student exhibit and a meet the student artist gathering that will allow these young artists to experience their work on display at Gallery 194 in the lower level.
Dancing, Singing, Stretching through the Decades
|Metamora's Old Town Hall will be bustling with local talents as they dance, sing, and stretch through the decades during the Country Days and Hot Air Balloon festival on August 25th between noon and 5:00pm! Our line-up this year includes Pilates with Elayne, On-Pointe Dance Group, Harmony Gateway Chorus, Tir Na'Og Irish Dancers, and Third Degree Burns. For additional information on Metamora's Country Days, please visit www.metamorachamber.org for applications, schedule of events, etc.|