Sunday January 16, 2011


Coffee With Caruth

Have lunch with Colin Hanson Minister of Finance

Staff  Report


isa Caruth, Executive Director of the Chilliwack Chamber of Commerce, dropped by 98.3 Starfm Wednesday to talk with Scott and Lisa regarding what's happening with the Chamber lately and what's up in the future.


New Year, New Programs

No big changes per se right now. We are going to be rolling out some new programs and have to keep those under my, hat for now.


We do have a couple of events coming up; January 18th Chamber Connections at Frankie's Italian Kitchen and Bar and it will also be game night.


It is a fantastic spot and Rafael, he's just an incredible job restaurateur. We're happy to be having Chamber Connections there and the Tomato Pasta Flatbread, I actually crave it.


Discounted Bruins Tickets

It's game night (Bruins) and it's a home game that night so stay tuned and everyone watch for the Chamber newsletters and there'll be some special discounted tickets available.


January Chamber Lunch

January 27th, Supt. Keith Robinson from the RCMP will be talking to Chamber members about crime reduction strategies in our city. When it comes to those strategies, I think there is always room for improvement. 12:00 noon to 1:30pm at the Best Western Rainbow Country Inn, 43971 Industrial Way. Kindly RSVP by e-mail here or by phone (604) 793-4323


February Chamber Lunch

We have been lucky enough to secure Mr. Colin Hansen, Deputy Premier Ministry of Finance to come and speak with the Chamber. You can visit our website for more information. Any of you who have HST questions; the good, the bad and the ugly, this is time to ask. Thursday, February 24, 11:30am. The location is yet undetermined. Tickets are $25 for members and $35 for non-members. Please kindly RSVP by February 21st by e-mail here or call 604 793-4323


For more information on the lunches or how to become a member of the Chilliwack Chamber of Commerce visit:




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