Chamber elects new directors
The Warrensburg Chamber Chamber of Commerce elected new directors at its December meeting.
The Chamber’s Board of Directors for 2014 are veteran board members Brooke Ackley, Candice Healy, Donna Combs, Kathy Hill, and Lynn Smith, joined by new directors Yvonne Miller, Julie Harrington Gallup, Anna Busser, Roberta Carruthers, Katie Galusha, Linda Marcella and Teresa Whalen.
The board’s meetings are to be held at 6 p.m. on the first Thursday of each month. On the agenda for the January Board meeting is the election of officers.
Over the next several months, the board will be discussing new events for 2014. The chamber currently sponsors the World’s Largest Garage Sale and the Warrensburg Holiday Craft Fair. Added in 2013 and now planned as an annual event is the town’s Fourth of July parade, which may also incorporate additional family-friendly activities.
In January the Chamber will be launching a membership drive. The annual dues are $85 for businesses and $25 for individuals that seek to join.
The Chamber’s officers express their thanks to retiring board member Scott Joseph for his service on the board. he was sales manager of Enzo Optics, a local business that recently discontinued operating.
Spin exercise classes scheduled
The Riverstreet Athletic Club is now offering a new series of spin classes with exercise bicycles, and area residents are welcome to participate. The sessions are conducted by Wendy Ryan. Featuring non-impact exercise, the spin classes are offered on Sundays at 9:30 a.m., Tuesdays at 10 a.m. and Thursdays at 6 p.m.. They are 45 minutes to one hour long.
The first three classes are free, then the charge is $5 per class or $30 a month. Participants are asked to bring small towel and water bottle. For details, contact Wendy Ryan at: email@example.com or drop in at the Riverstreet Athletic Club during one of the sessions.
Cost increase for cemetery plots
The cost to purchase a plot in Saint Cecilia’s Cemetery off Hudson St. in Warrensburg increased as of Wednesday Jan. 1 from $400 to $500. For details, contact Dawn Brunner at 623-2021 or at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Special days for Burghers
Belated December birthday wishes go out to Kathy Quintal, Kathie Ferullo, Denise Putney, Tim Morrison, and Dean Ackley.
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