Growers Market | Thursdays CCA Concert: The Accidentals | Sept 10 CCA Concert: Ellis Delaney | Sept 11 Taste of the Trail | Sept 18 CCA Concert: Bruce Springsteen | Sept 18 CCA Theatre: Almost Maine | Sept 24 & 25
MARKETING & PROMOTIONS
Chatfield Community Guide
Thanks to everyone who expressed interest in an ad. There is still a little time to get a spot. Deadlines and costs are listed below. Deadlines: Sept 3 – Confirm you would like a spot, Oct 1 – Submit artwork or information if you are having one designed by the Alliance. Levels: Full-page (5″ x 8″) = $200 | 2 spots. – Half page (5″ x 4″) = $100 | 4 spots. – 1/4 page (2.5″ x 3.5″) = $50 | 1-2 pages (up to 8 spots).- 1/8th page (2.5″x2″) = $25 | 1-2 pages (up to 16 spots) LINK to an online version of the guide
Taste of the TrailTaste of the Trail is a region-wide promotion/opportunity to get people to stop in Chatfield to experience our food/beverage sectors but also our shops and attractions. It’s sponsored by the Root River Trail Towns and includes Chatfield, Fountain, Preston, and Harmony. Here is a link to the current scheduled events: https://chatfieldmn.org/2021/05/10/taste-of-the-trail/. Contact Sara if you have a promotion/activity you would like added to the days events. Thanks!
September Social Media Holiday CalendarAnother content/post idea calendar from Hey Orca!
COMMUNITY PROJECTS + NEWS
Small Cities’s Block Grant SurveyChatfield is eligible to apply for the Small Cities Development Program which offers funding for housing (owner and rental), and/or commercial rehab in small communities but we NEED your help! Before an application is submitted, community interest needs to be determined AND the more interest, the more eligible we are. Details and surveys can be found at: https://chatfieldmn.org/…/property-rehab-and-community
Western Days 2021 SurveyPlease take 5 minutes to help the Western Days Committee plan for next year by filling out the online survery HERE>
Workforce + EmploymentFollow this page’s blogs regarding attracting and retaining workforce in a tight labor market: https://www.careerforcemn.com/future-attracting-and-retaining-workforce
The next “Workforce Wednesday” webinar from the MN Department of Employment and Economic Development will be September 1 at 11am with the topic of “Resident Recruitment and Welcoming Communities Initiatives” as a way of bringing in new employees.