The 7th Annual “Chefs Night Out”
A tasty and elegant affair, to benefit Food Share of Lincoln County, is a cure for the winter blahs. Come join us on April 23, 2012 from 6:30-9:00 pm at the Newport Best Western Agate Beach Inn. Tickets are $30 each or 2/$50 and are available at Food Share, the Performing Arts Center, or at www.foodsharelincolncounty.com. Tickets may also be purchased at the door.
Havana Nights – This Saturday!!!
Banquet and Balloon Auction, a major fundraiser for the Greater Newport Chamber of Commerce, will be held on Saturday evening, April 28th at the Best Western Plus Agate Beach Inn in Newport. This year’s theme is “Havana Nights.”The Cuban themed event will include dinner, both a live and silent auction, a costume contest, and a few surprises. Come as you are or dress in your favorite Cuban-inspired Garb. Limited tickets are still available at $45 each. The Chamber is seeking donations for the auction. No donation is too big or too small! Call the Chamber office for information, tickets, and to donate. (541) 265-8801.
Mark your calendar! Wednesday, May 2nd Yummy Bowl Chinese Restaurant will host Dine Out for Samaritan House. Yummy Bowl in Newport will donate 15% of the days proceeds to Samaritan House Homeless Family Shelter.
Know Your Newport
Hospitality services are not just for summer guests. With year around events and activities your employees need to be friendly, knowledgeable, and able to provide that positive front-line impression to visitors and locals alike. Once again the Chamber is offering Know Your Newport, a hospitality training seminar geared to help your employees showcase your business and others in the area. This training, held on May 16th, will feature two sessions, morning and evening and is free of charge.
To be a vendor or to learn more information about the training seminar, please call Kim at 541-265-8801 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Healthy FORE Life Golf Tournament
The 8th Annual OCCC Foundation Healthy FORE Life Golf Tournament, a benefit for the college’s nursing program, will be held at Salishan Golf Links on Friday, May 11 with a 1:00 p.m. shotgun start. The Foundation is seeking additional sponsors as well as raffle donations. Title Sponsor is Samaritan Health Services, other sponsors include Bank of the West, Bayshore Family Medicine, Beecher Carlson Insurance, CoastCom, Day CPM Services, Grimstad and Associates, Margaret Kerr and Smokey Aschenbrenner, Killer’s Pest Elimination, Bruce Koike-OCCC Interim President, Lincoln City Lion’s Club, NW Natural, North Lincoln Sanitary Services, Oceanview Senior Living, Pacific Power, Pacific West Ambulance, Prudential Taylor & Taylor Realty Co., Safeway, SPCH Department Managers, Thompson’s Sanitary, and West Coast Bank. Registration includes a sack lunch, snacks, golf cart, goodie bag and prizes, fee is $99 until April 30; increases to $109 on May 1. Call 541-867-8531 or register on-line at www.oregoncoastcc.org/golf-tournament.