Event Calendar

Jan
3
Wed
January 2018 Monthly Meeting and Networking Event
Jan 3 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Speaker:  Elaine Turso

Topic: Thinking Outside the “Box” to Build Your Referral Network

About Elaine…

Elaine is an award winning photographer, and a savvy business owner. Whether she is speaking to women and girls about body
image and empowerment, or speaking with fellow business owners, Elaine is an engaging, enthusiastic speaker! Her out of
the box thinking and quick witted ideas, have helped her audiences by leaving them with  new tasks to try.

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We’ll gain access to Elaine’s “creative brain”, receive new business ideas and learn ways to connect with collaborative partners to build your referral network.  Soon you’ll be sending referrals back and forth in a creative money making way!

Our January Meeting Spotlight Sponsor is: Judi Brown with Tacoma Trophy. You already know that Tacoma Trophy is the place to go when you need any kind of award, but did you know that they can also help you with business cards and promotional materials?  Stop by and chat with Judi to learn more about all the treasures Tacoma Trophy has to offer!

Our January Meeting Showcase Vendors are:   Gracemarie Peters with Norwex,   Don’t forget to grab your meeting passport at the check in table and visit our vendors for a chance to win their prizes at the end of the meeting.  Some vendors may have cash & carry items for sale and most accept credit/debit cards, cash or personal checks as payment.

 

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Feb
7
Wed
February 2018 Monthly Meeting and Networking Event
Feb 7 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

 

Presenters: 

Michelle Graham, Elder Care Consultant & Ondrea Nelson, Retirement Planner

Topic: Are You Really Ready for Your “Golden Years”?

About our  Presenters…

 Michelle Graham is an entrepreneur, author, speaker/teacher, paralegal and elder care consultant.  Michelle and her husband (and business partner, Jerry) have a great  passion for helping families place their loved ones in a reputable and caring facility in which to live out the rest of their days.  Michelle is well versed in the inner workings of the Social Security system and the long term care arena.
Ondrea Nelson is a long term care & life insurance specialist helping to educate and protect individuals and families throughout America.  She has a sincere desire to educate communities and families by helping them understand and make sound, informed decisions about their future long-term care & life insurance options. Ondrea understands the very personal nature of the long-term care insurance business, both personally and as an agent having experienced family, friends and clients who have needed and are currently receiving long-term care.
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Michelle and Ondrea will be educating us on the in’s and out’s of the US Social Security System, the world of senior care options, long term care insurance and more.  There will be time for you to ask those burning questions you have after their presentation, so come prepared to learn about how to plan accordingly so you can enjoy your “golden years” to the fullest!  Some of the information will answer the following questions;
  • How does the Social Security system work?
  • Who needs long term care insurance?
  • What does long term care insurance cover?
  • Will I have enough money to retire on when I want to?
  • What will the Cost of Care be and what factors effect this?

 

Our February Meeting Spotlight Sponsor is:  Michelle Graham, with Graham & Graham Elder Care Consultants, LLC  If you have questions about planning for a loved one or for yourself as you enter your “golden years”, stop by and chat with Michelle.

 

Our February Meeting Showcase Vendors are:   Marie Kidwell with AA2 Repair and Maintenance, Carol Colvin with doTerra Essential Oils,   Don’t forget to grab your meeting passport at the check in table and visit our vendors for a chance to win their prizes at the end of the meeting.  Some vendors may have cash & carry items for sale and most accept credit/debit cards, cash or personal checks as payment.

 

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Mar
7
Wed
March 2018 Monthly Meeting and Networking Event
Mar 7 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Speaker:  Susan Rohrer, Washington State Historical Society – Coordinator of The Women’s History Consortium

Topic:  The Wild Women of Washington State! Women Who Made a Difference…

About Susan…

Susan Rohrer is a graduate of the University of Minnesota and has worked in the museum field for over twenty years presenting exhibits, education programs and statewide commemorations.

Susan has worked for the Washington State Historical Society since 1998, beginning as the Education Curator at the State Capital Museum for six years, followed by becoming the museum’s manager and is now currently the Director of Statewide Heritage Outreach.  Susan has spoken on professional museum practices at regional and national conferences. Her current projects include managing the statewide commemoration of the World War One Centennial, coordinating the Women’s History Consortium and developing exhibits and programs to celebrate and commemorate the 2020 National Women’s Suffrage Centennial in Washington State.

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March is Women’s History Month!  The people of the Pacific Northwest have a record of independence and self-determination which is exemplified by the woman who have inhabited our region from the beginning of recorded history to the present time.  This presentation will focus on the women who brought change and lead the way to more opportunities for women in the business, public, social and cultural sectors of society.  Controversy, courage and hard work; these are the stories of Washington’s wild women from recent and past history who made a difference!

Our March Meeting Spotlight Sponsor is:  Amy Hatcher with Cafe Pacific Catering.   Amy and her amazing team at Cafe Pacific cater events all over Western Washington – from weddings to corporate parties and luncheons, Cafe Pacific Catering provides professional service and fresh, delicious food to all of their clients!  Stop by to chat with Amy about your upcoming event or just to say hello and find out more about her and the wonderful services she provides.

Our March Meeting Showcase Vendors are:   Michelle Murtagh with Ruby Ribbon, Andrea Day with Plexius Worldwide,   Don’t forget to grab your meeting passport at the check in table and visit our vendors for a chance to win their prizes at the end of the meeting.  Some vendors may have cash & carry items for sale and most accept credit/debit cards, cash or personal checks as payment.

 

 

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Apr
4
Wed
April 2018 Monthly Meeting and Networking Event
Apr 4 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

 

Social Media Panel of Experts: Answering all of your questions and conundrums!

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May
2
Wed
May 2018 Monthly Meeting and Networking Event
May 2 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

 

Speaker:  TBD

Topic: TBD

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Our May Meeting Spotlight Sponsor is:

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Jun
6
Wed
June 2018 Monthly Meeting and Networking Event
Jun 6 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

 

Speaker:  TBD

Topic: TBD

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