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UPCOMING 2014 CHAMBER EVENTS
April 30  (Wed) 12:00-2:00pm - "Networking Luncheon" hosted by Fort Lee Business Center
Place:  Fort Lee Business Center, 1605 John Street, Fort Lee
Cost: No Charge (Space is Limited - Pre-Registration Required)
Description:  "Networking: No More Cold Calling" presented by: Teddy Fattoross, Founder & CEO, International Speaker, Trainer, Coach, Mentor. No one likes cold calling. By improving your skills you can say goodbye to cold calling and network your way to success. Learn great techniques from an expert to ensure effective networking, increase your ability to connect with people and close more business.   Call the Chamber Office at 201-944-7575 to register.
   
May 14  (Wed) 8:30-10:00am - Bridge to Success Breakfast- "Social Media Best Practices" hosted by Allied Financial
Place:  Fort Lee Museum, 1589 Parker Ave, Fort Lee
Cost: No Charge (Space is Limited - Pre-Registration Required)
Description: Learn some useful tips.   "Social Media Best Practices" presented by Chamber Member Al Matesic, Swamp80, specializing in collaborating with marketing, PR and advertising agencies to enhance their digital offerings.  Call the Chamber Office at 201-944-7575 to register.
   
May 18  (Sun) - Volunteers Needed - Gran Fondo Bike Race
Place:  Assignments at Ross Boat Dock Area and various locations in Fort Lee
Cost: No Charge (Need 60+ volunteers)
Volunteer Shifts:  8am-1pm or 1pm-6pm
Volunteer Description: Join us as a volunteer to show the world, once again, the BEST of the Fort Lee Region. Volunteering for Gran Fondo is a fun experience, with camaraderie, goodwill and excitement. Volunteers play a key role in creating an unforgettable experience for athletes, spectators, journalists and special guests from all over the world Call the Chamber Office at 201-944-7575 to register.
Event Description: 2014 Campagnolo Gran Fondo New York - Starting from the GW Bridge New York City, 6000+ cyclists will head up to Bear Mountain and back finishing this 100-mile race at Ross Boat Dock Area in Fort Lee.
   
May 21  (Wed) 6:00-8:0pm - Business After Hours at Le Jardin - Sponsored by Restoration 1
Place:  Le Jardin, 1257 River Road, Edgewater
Cost: $20 Members; $30 Future Members
Description: A perfect opportunity to reconnect with fellow members and make new connections while enjoying drinks and hors d'oeuvres n the patio overlooking the Hudson River.  Call the Chamber Office at 201-944-7575 to register.
   
June 18  (Wed) 1 pm Shotgun Start - "Spring Golf Outing - Wild Turkey"
Place:  Crystal Springs - Wild Turkey Course, 11 Wild Turkey Way, Hamburg, NJ 07419
Cost: $165 Golfers Package  (Sponsorships available)
Description: Join the Fort Lee Regional Chamber of Commerce' for our Spring Golf Outing.  A perfect opportunity to play on the popular Wild Turkey course while networking and enjoying a fun-filled day.   Golfer Fee of $165 includes 18 holes with cart and one soft drink/water, Deli Buffet Lunch, Dinner including 1 cocktail, unlimited putting and driving range, bag drop service, balls and of course our famous raffle. Sponsorship opportunities are also available.  Click here for brochure.
   
June 25 (Wed) 12:00-1:30pm - "General Membership Luncheon"
Place:  Villa Amalfi, 793 Palisade Ave, Cliffside Park
Cost: $35 Members; $45 Future Members
Description: Announcement of the 2014 Person of the Year, installation of the 2014-15 Board of Directors presentation of the Beautification Awards.
   
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MEMBER NEWS & EVENTS
Fort Lee Memorial Day Parade Honoring our Armed Forces
Event Date:  May 26 (Mon), 10am Start Time
Place: Fort Lee from Jack Alter Community Center, North on Center Avenue past the VFW 2342 Hall and end in Constitution Park
Cost: 
No Cost
Description:  Show Your Support for our veterans.  Come Cheer along the parade route.  Also looking for volunteers with convertibles to drive our veterans in the parade.  Or make a food/money donation to support the parade. For more info call George at 201-615-9055 or email gaporto417@gmail.com. See flyer (attached).
   
Fort Lee Arts & Music Festival 2014 - Call for Vendors, Crafters & Artists
Event Date:  June 1 (Sun), 11am - 6pm
Place: Main Street, Fort Lee
Cost: 
Vendor Fee - $75 for 10ft x 10ft space - No charge for visitors day of event
Deadline for Vendor Applications:  May 23
Description:  Call 201-592-3663 for vendor application forms or visit www.fortleenj.org to download. Deadline for vendors is May 23.
   
Fort Lee Museum "John Barrymore Exhibit"
Exhibition Dates:  Through June 2014
Place: 
Fort Lee Museum.1588 Palisade Avenue
Cost:  Free and open to the public

Museum Hours: 
Weekends from 12 noon to 4 PM, Wednesday evenings from 7 PM to 9 PM and for groups during the week by appointment.
Description: 
The Fort Lee Historical Society has mounted this exhibit to celebrate the Barrymore family including Barrymore patriarch and Broadway thespian Maurice Barrymore who was a resident of the Coytesville section of Fort Lee from the late 19th into early 20th century.  

 

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