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  • Marketing Opportunities Guide

  • Put your business front and center by sponsoring a Chamber event, annual program, or digital media.

    New network building events in 2022 include the Battle of the Business Bowling Tournament and the Local Lunch for restaurants.  BE PRO BE PROUD and Connecting Educators in Industry are focused on building the workforce pipeline for our community.  Also new this year are two annual program sponsorships, the Governmental Affairs Committee, and the Chamber Ambassadors, both focused on advocacy for a strong, business friendly climate in our community, county, and state. 

    Or promote your business utilizing the Chamber website, which received more than 145,000 visits in 2021. And don't forget the long running favorites; the Annual Meeting & Business Expo, the Golf Classic, Business After Hours, and the Arkansas Scholars Award Ceremony.




  • Hand Build Lidded Boxes, Ingredient Bowls, Garden Gnomes, and Spoon Rests

    March 6, 13, 20 & 27 from 5:00-7:00 pm
    02/06/2023 - 03/26/2023

    The classes will introduce the potter to the three basic techniques of hand building – Pinch, Coil, and Slab construction. In each class, we're making something different. Mar. 6 (free-style lidded boxes), Mar. 13 (textured ingredient bowls), Mar. 20 (garden gnomes), and Mar. 27 (spoon rests with fused glass). The class fee covers instruction, clay, tools, glaze and firing. Fee $27.  For ages 13 and up. Registration required.