Posts With Keyword ‘Pella Chamber of Commerce’

State Sales Tax Holiday Begins Today

Posted: Friday, August 6th, 2010 at 6:29 am

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Those shopping for shoes and clothing in Iowa on Friday and Saturday will not have to pay the state’s seven percent sales tax, as part of the annual sales tax holiday.

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Weather, Food Draws Large Crowd for ‘Ag in the City’

Posted: Friday, August 6th, 2010 at 6:27 am

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Despite a history of having to battle the weather, the conditions for “Ag in the City” for Thursdays in Pella were about as good as anyone could have hoped for, as was evident by the large crowd that turned out for the event.

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Opportunity to Save on Shoes, Clothing this Weekend

Posted: Wednesday, August 4th, 2010 at 6:25 am

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Iowa’s annual sales tax holiday is this coming weekend.

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‘Latino Festival’ Adds Spice to Thursdays in Pella

Posted: Friday, July 30th, 2010 at 6:27 am

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Thursdays in Pella took on a bit more cultural flavor this week as “Latino Festival” was the theme for the event.

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‘Thursdays in Pella’ Tonight

Posted: Thursday, July 29th, 2010 at 6:23 am

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This week’s Thursdays in Pella event will have a little ethnic flair this time around, as “Latino Festival” night will be the theme for the evening.

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Latin Spice Added for This Week’s ‘Thursdays in Pella’

Posted: Sunday, July 25th, 2010 at 6:29 am

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Thursdays in Pella will have a little ethnic flair this week, as “Latino Festival” night will be the theme for the event.

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Art Fills Central Park for ‘Thursdays in Pella’

Posted: Friday, July 23rd, 2010 at 6:23 am

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Despite the hot and muggy conditions, Pella’s Central Park was still overflowing with creativity Thursday evening, as “Artapalooza” took over Thursdays in Pella.

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Tonight’s ‘Thursdays in Pella’ Highlights Art

Posted: Thursday, July 22nd, 2010 at 6:23 am

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Pella’s Central Park will be bustling with creative expression during this week’s Thursdays in Pella event, which is themed “Artapalooza.”

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‘Corporate Challenge’ Competitors Sought for ‘Thursdays in Pella’

Posted: Wednesday, June 30th, 2010 at 6:25 am

The Pella Chamber of Commerce is accepting teams to compete in the Corporate Challenge at this week’s “Thursdays in Pella” event.

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This Week’s ‘Thursdays in Pella’ Going ‘Green’

Posted: Sunday, June 27th, 2010 at 6:29 am

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“Go Green” is the theme for this week’s “Thursdays in Pella” event.

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New Map Shows Good Broadband Coverage in Marion County

Posted: Thursday, June 24th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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A nonprofit organization commissioned by the Iowa Utilities Board has created a detailed map of broadband coverage across the state.

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New Director Selected for ‘Positively Pella’

Posted: Monday, June 21st, 2010 at 6:23 am

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The Pella Chamber of Commerce’s “Positively Pella” program has a new director. Lexi Kanis has been chosen to lead the program, which provides a variety of new resident services to people new to Pella, or those considering moving in.

“She will be touring new residents throughout our community to make sure that potential new hires like the community, as well as the job they’re coming into,” says Pella Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Karen Eischen, “and also to be a welcoming face and follow those through the process of their move and the year following their move.”

Eischen adds that Kanis brings many positive attributes to the position, which helped her stand out from the other candidates during the interview process.

“She just has a great personality, a great knowledge of the community, and brings a lot of energy and ideas,” said Eischen. “We were just really impressed with her, and I’m sure the community will be as well.”

Lexi Kanis is a Pella native and a recent graduate of Central College. She will begin working at the Pella Chamber of Commerce on June 30th.

Pets to Be Highlighted at Upcoming “Thursdays in Pella”

Posted: Sunday, June 20th, 2010 at 6:27 am

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“Paws & Claws” will be the theme of this week’s “Thursdays in Pella” event.

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Rain Holds Off to Allow Another Successful ‘Thursdays in Pella’

Posted: Friday, June 18th, 2010 at 6:29 am

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Sunny skies and hot, humid weather replaced the threat of rain in Thursday evening’s forecast, allowing for another well-attended “Thursdays in Pella” event.

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Pella Has Great Gift Ideas for Dad, says Chamber Director

Posted: Friday, June 18th, 2010 at 6:21 am

Area residents don’t have to go far to make this year’s Father’s Day a special one for their dads.  

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Auction, Concert Part of Tonight’s ‘Thursdays in Pella’

Posted: Thursday, June 17th, 2010 at 6:25 am

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Pella’s Christian Opportunity Center is the featured sponsor for this week’s “Thursday’s in Pella” event.

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‘Make a Difference’ at this Week’s ‘Thursdays in Pella’

Posted: Sunday, June 13th, 2010 at 6:27 am

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Pella’s Christian Opportunity Center (COC) is the featured sponsor for this week’s “Thursdays in Pella” event.

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Weather Passes Through, Allows for Successful ‘Thursdays in Pella’

Posted: Friday, June 11th, 2010 at 6:29 am

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Rains and cloudy skies passed through just in time Thursday afternoon, allowing for another well-attended “Thursdays in Pella” event.

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‘Thursdays in Pella’ Welcomes ‘Blast from the Past’

Posted: Thursday, June 10th, 2010 at 6:29 am

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KNIA/KRLS Radio is sponsoring this week’s “Thursdays in Pella”, which will bring a “Blast from the Past” to Pella’s downtown square.

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KNIA/KRLS Sponsoring this Week’s ‘Thursdays in Pella’

Posted: Wednesday, June 9th, 2010 at 6:25 am

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Area residents can enjoy a “Blast from the Past” at this week’s “Thursdays in Pella.”

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