|Date Available||ECC Coffee or After Hours|
Sponsors - Contact Melissa Chambers if you'd like to host
Door Prizes of $ECC Currency
Dues for Sponsor & Associate Members are Payable in January
Submit Dues Prior to January 30th, 2017 for "ECC Currency" Drawing
|AUGUST 17, 2017||Membership Meeting|
|7pm - Essex Community Room|
|August 27, 2017||
Miss Essex & Little Miss Essex Crowning!
2p.m. - Trojan Hall - Admission $1.00 all ages.
This is the first 2017 Essex Labor Day event.
Join us for the celebration & support of our local youth.
Complimentary refreshments served.
Entry forms are linked to the Labor Day Schedule.
|September 1, 2017||
Labor Day Bleacher Set-Up
8:00a.m. - Friday Meet at Derby Track
Chair - Brian Kirchert - 712-370-6016
|September 2 - September 4, 2017||
Join us for our GREAT BIG - Small Town Celebration!
|September 5, 2017||
Labor Day Bleacher Tear-Down
8:00a.m. Tuesday - Meet at Derby Track
Chair - Brian Kirchert - 712-370-6016
ECC - Labor Day Wrap-Up Meeting
All ECC Members & Labor Day volunteers are invited to join us for
dinner & the ECC wrap-up report.
More details to come.
|November 16, 2017||ECC Annual Meeting|
|6pm Dinner, Meeting & Awards ~ RSVP by November 14|
|November 23, 2017||Happy Thanksgiving!|
|Thanks to all of our members who have volunteered time, given donations, or helped to spread the good news about ECC events! Your dedication is truly appreciated!|
|December , 2017||Santa's Workshop|
Trojan Hall ~ Come Visit Santa!
Santa will arrive on his special sleigh at 9am. with workshop activities until 10:30am.
A special setting for photos with Santa....Bring your camera! (or we'll take pictures & post them for you to share!)
Face Painting & Decorate a Cookie
Books, Educational Toys, & Gifts for Sale with proceeds benefiting Essex Community Schools.....Great gifts for children, grandchildren, relatives, neighbors, & friends.
Watch a video with your friends, too!
Come for great shopping, your children's Christmas picture & community spirit.
Kids ~ Letters to Santa are available to color & give to Santa!
Hot Cocoa & Holiday Punch Served.
Sponsored by Essex Community Club, Tri-Valley
Bank, Essex Community Schools, Essex Fire Fighters Assoc.
|Christmas Lighting Contest|
|6pm - Judging Begins ~ No need to register, just turn lights on.|
~ People's Choice Award Grand Prize
~ Holiday Theme Award ~ Best Outdoor Tree or Yard Display
~ Best Use of Lights Award ~ Business Award
~ Creativity Award ~ Visual Appeal Award
~Best Porch or Window Display ~ Most Colorful Display
$10 Currency to Winners in Each Category
$20 Currency Grand Prize
|December 25, 2017||Merry Christmas!|
Giving feels great!
Thanks to all ECC members who have given time, money, or shared ECC good news through conversation about our efforts in "Working for the Betterment of Essex, Iowa!"
|December 31, 2017||
ECC Currency - Redeem 2017 "ECC Currency"
by this expiration date.
- We are currently accepting assistance &
vendor permits for
2018 Labor Day activities. Event chairs are listed on the
schedule. Please contact the event chair or Labor Day Chair
with questions or to offer help. All 2018 Committees are open.
As events are confirmed, they will be updated ~ Contact
Melissa Chambers to
volunteer to chair an event. Visit the
2018 Working Schedule
to view events as
they are being confirmed.
|April ??, 2018||Office Professionals Luncheon|
12Noon - Luncheon
Held at Faith Evangelical Covenant Church
Menu & RSVP Date on flyer linked to event title.
RSVP by Friday, April ?? to email@example.com
|May 2018||Plant Downtown Flower Pots|
May 15, 2018
2018 Labor Day Events
Sign up to host 2018 Labor Day events.
Vendor Chair, ___________________ or
ECC Director, Melissa Chambers ~ firstname.lastname@example.org
|May ??, 2018||
Memorial Day Services
11am ~ Essex Cemetery
Hosted by Essex American Legion and Auxiliary Post #333
Grand Marshal Nominations
Submit names by May 31st via e-mail or post-mail to Melissa Chambers.
email@example.com ~ or ~ ECC P.O. Box 334, Essex, Iowa 51638
Please include 3-5 sentences why person (couple) is a good nominee.
Grand Marshal Ballots Mailed
Voting by ECC Sponsor & Associate Members.
Membership is open to any individual, business, or organization.
June 15, 2018
2018 Labor Day Event ~ Permit Forms Due
All forms for Food & Beverage, Street Vendors & events due by this date;
intention to host the activity is due by May 15 - paperwork and payment due by June 15.
American Legion Country Club, Shenandoah
4:45-5:15pm Registration ~ 5:30pm Shotgun Start ~ 8pm Dinner Served
Register at Bank Iowa 712-379-3111 or Tri-Valley Bank 712-379-2201
Rain Date -
Grand Marshal Ballots Due ??
Post mark by this date to be counted in tally.
Business Community Improvement - Grant
All businesses in the Essex Community School District are eligible to apply.
Grant Application Grant Letter