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Chamber Connection- February 27, 2020

Lezley Brown
By Lezley Brown, CEO/President, Hopkins County Chamber of Commerce

Guess what time of the year it is? Oh yes! It’s Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament time! Letters have gone in the mail this week for the 31st Annual Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament. Save the Date for Friday, April 10th at Sulphur Springs Country Club, and let us know right away if you would like to have a team. It’s a wonderful tournament to be shared with friends and family!

The Chamber is offering something brand new for the business community of Hopkins County. We are currently accepting individuals to participate in the Chamber Book Club: A Leadership Journey. This book club will focus on six different business-influenced books to provide an intentional path for leadership growth. Topics studied will include what to look for in establishing a team, performance habits, leadership styles, and how to have crucial conversations with your team. There will be no cost except for price of the books, and the capacity for the club is 20. If you have even a tiny bit of interest, call the Chamber at (903) 885-6515! We can tell you all about it, and we would love to welcome you on this leadership journey!

Sulphur Springs Library presents Hopkins County Reads

The Sulphur Springs Library is hosting their last Hopkins County Reads program on Thursday, February 27, at 6 p.m. They will welcome Ken Hanushek, PJC history professor, to talk about past Olympic inspirational moments along with the wonderful book, “Boys in the Boat,” by Daniel James Brown. Don’t miss it!

Main Street Theater Presents Death by Chocolate

The Main Street Theater Community Players Presents Death by Chocolate. Performances will be Friday, February 28 and Saturday, February 29, Friday March 6, and Saturday, March 7, at 6:30 p.m..; Sunday, March 1 and Sunday, March 8 at 1:30 p.m. Online reservations can be made at www.communityplayersinc.com or by calling (903) 885-0107. Main Street Theater is located at 225 Main St. in Sulphur Springs.

Workforce Solutions is hosting the 2020 Career & Community Resources Expo

Workforce Solutions of Northeast Texas is hosting their 2020 Career & Community Resources Expo on Tuesday, March 10, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the ROC, located at 116 Oak Ave. in Sulphur Springs. Registration is free and a great way to find the perfect candidate for your job opening and to promote your organization to hundreds of job seekers. Space is limited! For more information call (903) 885-7556 ext. 414.

SatPro is hosting a re-grand opening

SatPro Wireless Technologies is hosting a re-grand opening at their new location, 942 Main St. in Sulphur Springs, on Wednesday, March 11, at noon. Make plans to come see all the new items SatPro now has to offer.

Cypress Basin Hospice is hosting a Cornhole Tournament

Cypress Basis Hospice is hosting a Cornhole Tournament on Saturday, March 14, at Caps & Flasks in Sulphur Springs. The tourney begins with a warm-up at 10 a.m. and a start time at 11 a.m. There is a $50 entry fee per team, and the first-place team takes home a $500 cash prize. For more information and to register, visit www.cbhospics.org or [email protected]

HC Health Care Foundation Hosting Spring Fashion Show

The Hopkins County Health Care Foundation and Lou Nell’s are hosting their Spring Fashion Show on Tuesday, March 17, at 6 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church in Sulphur Springs. The show begins at 6 p.m. Tickets are available for purchase at Lou Nell’s or by calling the Foundation at (903) 438-4799.

Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office hosting Reintegration Informational Meeting

The Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office is hosting a Reintegration Program for Hopkins County. They will be having an informational session about the Reintegration Program to explain the benefits of hiring an ex-offender through the Workforce Solutions of Northeast Texas. This session will be held on Thursday, March 19, at the Hopkins County Regional Civic Center. Lunch will be provided.

Jettribe will have a Launch Banquet event

Jettribe will have a Launch Banquet on Thursday, March 19, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Cedar Canyon in Sulphur Springs. This event will serve as the new release of the 2020 sport wear line with a fashion show, prize giveaway, food, and DJ music. RSVP is requested by March 12. For more information contact [email protected] or by calling (214) 709-3523.

Wynar Unique Senior Living is hosting their ribbon cutting

Wynar Unique Senior Living is hosting their ribbon cutting celebration on Friday, March 20, at noon. Their location is 143 Lee St. in Sulphur Springs.

Ribbon Cuttings

Cornerstone Insurance hosted their ribbon cutting

Cornerstone Insurance hosted their ribbon cutting celebration on Friday, February 21, at noon. They are located at 2104 Monroe St. in Commerce.

Business Highlight

During the year 2020, The Hopkins County Chamber of Commerce is highlighting a business each week. Please join me in congratulating our Business of the Week for February 27, Cooper Lake State Park.

Author: Faith Huffman

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