Where Ohio Industry Meets Agriculture
Middlefield Chamber of Commerce Meeting
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Doors open at 11:45 am. Speaker is Barbara Titus, Vice President of Operations and International Sales of Sheoga Hardwood Flooring & Paneling: speaking about "Learn what the Gary Sinise FOundation is doing for our most critically injured combat veterans and how you can get involved" and Middlefield VFW Post Commander Jeff Gardner will give us updated information about the Middlefield VFW. Please bring canned goods to donate to the Middlefield VFW for the Veterans in Need Foundation. RSVP for this meeting by November 9th to 440-632-5705 or email@example.com.
Merry Middlefield - A Grinch Steals Christmas
Time: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Our Grinch will visit many businesses in the area and steal the toys that have been donated, attempting to ruin Christmas for everyone! This event is sponsored by Acquire Fire Protection, RadioActive Electronics, White House Chocolates, Watson's 87 Furniture, Living Well Massage & Body Work, and Gold Key Processing sponsoring the Coloring Contest Prizes - watch for the coloring page in the Middlefield Post Newspaper, and watch for more sponsors! Toy Drop Off Locations are White House Chocolates, Watson's 87 Furniture, Just For Fun Honda, Totally Fit Consulting, Gold Key Processing, Living Well Massage & Body Work,Acquire Fire Protection, Burton Health Care Facility, EcoWater Servisoft, Middlefield Post Newspaper inside Harrington Square Mall, Middlefield Library. Our Grinch will meet children & families and sign books to be given out, one per family, as the supply lasts, at Noon at the Cardinal High School Gym. Businesses who are members of the Middlefield Chamber of Commerce are eligable to be Toy Donation Drop Off Locations - with yard signs designation - anyone can drop off unwrapped, new toys, to be collected by the Middlefield Chamber and donated to Santa's Hideaway Hollow! Our Grinch will stop at members sites, who are toy donation locations, to visit and Try To Ruin Christmas by Stealing Toys!! Anyone and Everyone can follow our Grinch's vehicle and visit with him while he makes his stops. This will go on from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm, then at 6:00 pm, go to Great Lakes Outdoor Supply to hear our grinch read his story from the balcony inside, and visit with Grinch, Max, Cindy Lou Who and SANTA inside Great Lakes Outdoor Supply. The line to visit all will be directed around the perimeter of the store inside. Fireworks presented by Great Lakes OUtdoor Supply and Middlefield Village will start at 7:00, and can be seen from the parking lot of Great Lakes Outdoor Supply. There will be more details posted as they come in. Any questions on this event, how to become a member of the chamber, and become a toy drop off location, or participate in any other way, please call the chamber at 440-632-5705, or email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Watch for other activities in the area on that date: Craft Show December 8th inside the Cardinal Middle School. Tree Lighting in the Mini Park at 87 & 608 on November 23. Festival of Trees in the Middlefield Historical Society the last weekend of November and first weekend of December.
Cardinaires Annual Christmas Concert and Luncheon
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
The Cardinaires will perform at the Annual Christmas Concert and Luncheon at Mary Yoder's Amish Kitchen. This is a wonderful way to add to your Christmas season. Family Style Lunch will be served. Cost is $20 a person, space is limited. Please RSVP by December 7th to 440-632-5705 or email@example.com.
A Great Place To Grow A Business
The object of this organization shall be to more fully promote, develop and maintain the civic, industrial, agricultural, business and social interest of the Middlefield area in Geauga County, Ohio.
The Middlefield Chamber of Commerce is committed to working as a partner with retail, industrial and agricultural businesses in our area. Our efforts on behalf of our members are designed to create a climate of professionalism through:
- educational programming
- legislative updates
- informative newsletters
- affiliation with larger state and national business organizations
- staffed business office meeting members' needs and outside informational requests on a daily basis
We foster a spirit of cooperation among business professionals through:
- year-round networking opportunities, including monthly luncheons
- effective referral service, business to business
- community-wide promotions, such as Bicentennial Trade Dollar Program, Geauga County Bicentennial and Business After Hours programs to name a few
The Middlefield Chamber of Commerce takes pride in developing an ever-increasing package of benefits, allowing the small and mid-sized business to capitalize on programs usually only available to larger corporations. These include:
- Workers Compensation Group Rates
- Referrals and Promotions
- Cooperative Buying Programs
- Mailing List
- Enhanced Website
- Coaching and Mentoring
- Social and Civic Enhancement
For complete information about touring Geauga County checkout www.tourgeauga.com.