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Richmond, MO 64085
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Dear Chamber Friends,
The US Chamber is hosting a Webinar tomorrow, Tuesday, May 24, from 11 a.m. to Noon (CST) on the DOL's new overtime rule, released May 18. This session will be geared to helping employers understand how to comply with the new requirements. Participants will be able to ask questions.

Please register for the webinar here.

Participant Access Instructions - Dial in 5-10 minutes prior to the start time using the Participant phone number and Conference Passcode below:

Conference ID: 2971499
Participants, Toll free: 888-523-1228.

If you have any questions, please contact Monique Thierry, mthierry@uschamber.com, or John Gonzales, jgonzales@uschamber.com.

Richmond Mushroom Festival
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Richmond Chamber photos
Recent Photos: 2016 Business & Health Fair
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Sponsor Awards, Ribbon Cuttings, and Before Hours!

April 2016 Quarterly Luncheon
Quarterly Luncheon, April 2016
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Bird's-Eye View of Richmond, Missouri
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The next event that the Richmond Area Chamber of Commerce will be hosting is the Great American Celebration scheduled for July 1st.  If you have questions or would like to volunteer please contact Tonya Willim @ 816-776-5304

May 2016 Calendar of Events

                    May 1st,8th,15th,22nd & 29th-Grace Church Youth Ministry 6:30-8pm

May 3rd,10th,17th,24th & 31st-Richmond Kiwanis meeting @ noon @ 19th Hole

May 3rd,10th,17th,24th & 31st-American Legion hosts Bingo-open @ 4pm games @ 6pm

May 3rd– Evening Book Club @ Ray County Library @ 6:30pm

May 4th-Mushroom Festival meeting at noon at Hometown Pizza

May 4th- Smith Elder Business Law hosts “Long Term Planning”  in Pleasant Valley

May 4th,11th,18th & 25th-Oak Pointe provides FREE blood pressure checks 1-3pm

May 4th & 11th-Grace Church after school program til 5:30pm


May 5th –7th Fine Arts & Photo Show at Friends Gallery

May 6th– Good Samaritan Center Golf Tourney noon-4pm

May 6th,13th,20th & 27th-Richmond Rotary meeting @ noon @ 19th Hole/

May 7th– Richmond VFW Pancake & Sausage Breakfast 6-11am $6

May 9th,16th & 23rd-Ray County Library Family Story Time 10am and 1pm

May 9th,16th & 23rd-Ray County Library GED/HSE Tutoring 12-2pm

May 12th-  Learning Hour @ City Hall @ 1:30– KC Chamber & NGZ /Guest Speakers

May 12th-RCOC Executive Committee meeting 1:30 @ City Hall

May 14th, 21st & 28th– Farmers Market 7am-noon west side of Richmond Square

May 14th-MVCAA Softball Tourney @ 8am

May 14th– Orscheln Farm & Home blade sharpening 10a-2p $3 per blade

May 16th– Chamber Classic Golf Tourney meeting @ noon @ 19th Hole

May 17th– RCOC American Celebration meeting @ noon @ Jeffrey Kyle’s

May 18th– Crossroads Hospice “Benefit of Humor in Health Care” -Lee’s Summit

May 19th-  RCOC Board meeting @ 11:30am @ 19th Hole

May 20th– RCMH Gift Shop 20% OFF Sale!

May 20th– RCOC After Hours Hawaiian Luau & Hog Roast sponsored by Shirkey Health Services, The Medical Center & House of Hope 5:30-7:30pm @ 19th Hole

May 21st-  World League Wrestling @ Richmond Community Center @ 7pm

May 21st-  Farris Theatre presents Joseph Hall as Elvis @ 7pm

May 23rd– Red Cross Pharmacy opens at new location 

May 24th-  Learning Hour @ City Hall @ noon– Small Business Admin guest speaker

May 24th-  4th Tuesday Grief Support Group @ UCPC @ 7pm

May 25th– Day Time Book Club @ Ray County Library @ 9:30am



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