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November Agenda

By Beau Denton October 31, 2011

Set your clocks back one hour.6 Daylight Saving Time ends

Set your clocks back one hour.

11 Veteran’s Day

Many business and government offices will be closed today.

11 Mixon’s Health and Business Fair  

11 a.m.-3 p.m. at Mixon Fruit Farms, 2525 27th St. E., Bradenton. Free. For more information call (941) 748-5829 or email Debby LaMontaine at [email protected].

15 Successful Women Aligning Together (SWAT) Annual Luncheon

11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at Renaissance on 9th, 1816 Ninth St. W., Bradenton. $18 for SWAT members, $20 for nonmembers. Registration required by Nov. 11; visit swatnetworking.com/annual_luncheon.

16  Annual Tri-Chamber Networking Event

5-8 p.m. at Sarasota-Bradenton International Convention Center, 8005 15th St. E., Sarasota. $10 for members, $20 for nonmembers. For exhibit information, call Marie Pender at (941) 748-4842 ext. 121.

19 Annual Latin Chamber Gala 

6-11 p.m. at Lakewood Ranch Country Club, 7650 Legacy Blvd., Bradenton. $125 per person. For more information visit latinchamber.org/2011Gala.

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Thanksgiving

Deliver food and smiles to homebound seniors this holiday season through mealsonwheelsplus.org.

Coming in December

2012 Legislative Session Preview,

Dec. 1, 7:30-9 a.m. at the Bradenton Country Club, 4646 Ninth Ave. W. $25 for members; $50 nonmembers. RSVP by Nov. 23 to Lisa at (941) 748-4842; ext. 123 or manateechamber.com/events.

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Source: Trendwatching.com, October 2011

 

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