Kids make sure you CALL SANTA on December 14th from 6pm-8pm at 715-748-8320. You will be able to talk with him and let him know what you want for CHRISTMAS!!! This event is sponsored by the Medford Lions Program. … See MoreSee Less
Hello from the Chamber ladies….we get to see celebrities and political people here at the Chamber…but none more exciting than this guy right here. Last night with Santa’s help and yours we raised over 1500 dollars for some great local charities!!!! We want to thank all those that braved the nasty weather to come down and help us lite the lights…Special thanks to Friends of the Downtown for serving up great refreshments…the Girl Scouts for carolling…Red Higgins and friends for the music..Brian and Kim Wilson and friends for organizing the Holiday Magic Display..AND our wonderful businesses that made trees and displayed trees for Christmas Trees for Charities…the businesses that donated lights and decorations and put up the beautiful displays along the Riverwalk ….It is so great to live..work ..and play in our extended community! Be sure to drive down and take a look at the beautiful displays on the Riverwalk…and when you are out shopping…thank our businesses for all they do for our community! … See MoreSee Less
THANK YOU-THANK YOU-THANK YOU to all the businesses and people who placed bids on the Christmas Trees for Charities. We are very thankful for the community for joining in on this wonderful program. There will be 12 organizations in our community that will be receiving the funds from the trees.
Businesses who decorated trees and hosted trees for Bidding: Rural Mutual Insurance Nicolet National Bank Buck Stop Taxidermy Time Federal Savings Bank Gelhaus Dental Our House Senior Living Bone & Joint Clinic in Medford Manpower Family Video Peoples Choice Credit Union Ackeret Appliance & TV Dave Showcase Furniture Healthy Skin & Body
Organizations who will be receiving the funds: Rainbow Gymnastics Foster Care Families in Taylor County Medford Girl Scouts Abiding Care Pregnancy Resource Center Huey’s Hideaway Hope Hospice Neighbor to Neighbor Program Restorative Justice of Taylor County Project Comfort & Joy Friends of the Downtown Medford Morning Rotary Club Stepping Stones … See MoreSee Less
CONTEST>>>CONTEST>>>CONTEST Would you like to win a $25 Chamber gift certificate for your Christmas Shopping? Then read this post to the end and follow the instructions…… So many times we hear – "there is never anything to do around here" Well when we hear that we always like to answer with a list of events put on by all of the good people in our area. So… in the next four days – here are a few things you may want to know…. THURSDAY – tonight!!! come on down to the City Park and help Santa light the beautiful scenes of Holiday Magic along the Riverwalk. Santa will be there at 6 and we will be treated by caroling from the Medford Giril Scouts and also by RED HIGGINS..the Christmas Trees for Charities will be on view for the last time for bidding and most importantly Santa will be there to listen to every kid’s wish!!! FRIDAY – Stetsonville Community Center Buffet – 4:30 – 7:00 SATURDAY – Children’s Christmas Corner 9-1 at the Medford Middle School. Chamber Businesses will offer great gifts for kids to buy all $15 and under – elves will help your kids shop and they will be wrapped to put under the tree … Santa will make a stop from 10 – 11:30….Huey’s Hideaway will have a pop-up shop offering educational toys for parents to purchase. -Craft Show and Amish Bake Sale – 8- 5 – Little Black Town Hall -Craft Fair with over 30 vendors – Camp 28 – Rib Lake – 9-5 -Courageous Cason’s Benefit 12-5 at Krug’s Towing and Repair…Featuring lots of family activities..help raise money for this great family! -Spaghetti Dinner 5-7 Sacred Heart Catholic Church – Stesonville -Red Higgins’ Classic Country Christmas Show –2 and 630 Medford High School Red/White Theater – Proceeds go to the Never Forgotten Honor Flight -Abby Christmas Parade – Abbottsford – starting at 7:30 SUNDAY – Special presentation on Alzheimer’s and dealing with family members afflicted – Immanuel Lutheran Church – Call the church for times. Gilman Community Choir Christmas Concert – Gilman High School at 2 pm Promise Quartet Christmas Concert – First Baptist Church – 6:30
Now you are at the end of this post – Look at everything you can attend in our extended community. To be eligible for the gift certificate – COMMENT BELOW which event you are attending OR and event that we may not have listed OR an event you would like to attend but can’t Our extended community is fantastic and look at all these events you can participate in!!! Try to get out and be a part of our community – the people that put on these events would appreciate it…and while you are in town – SHOP LOCAL!!! Support those businesses that make all of the neat things that happen in our town possible! The winner will be randomly picked from the comments and if we go over 100 comments we will pick 2 winners!!!! … See MoreSee Less
Bids are coming in on the Trees like crazy today!!!! Make sure you call our office to bid on some amazing Christmas Trees that will help out 14 local organizations in our community!!! Great way to have a decorated tree for the Holiday’s. Bidding will end Thursday night @ 6pm at the Medford City Park during the Lighting of the Lites and Holiday Magic Kick-Off. The Winners will be able to pick up their tree that night starting @ 6pm and going till 7pm. Bring the family down to See Santa at 6pm and then take a walk through the Holiday Magic along the river walk. … See MoreSee Less