By Bonnie Seymour
News Star Reporter
The Pauls Valley Chamber of Commerce is proud to have one of the more active legislative groups amongst other Chambers and it is with that pride that the Chamber will be hosting U.S. Congressman Tom Cole Wednesday, August 12 for a “Town Hall Update” from 9:30 – 10:30 inside the Chamber office.
“He will being giving a little update on things that have been going on and taking a few questions as well, as time allows,” said Kristen Bolte, Executive Assistant at the Pauls Valley Chamber.
Cole will also be taking a tour of the new Samaritans facility while he is in the Pauls Valley area.
Another government geared event coming up for the Chamber is their Legislative Lunch, which will be taking place Thursday, September 10, beginning at 11:00 a.m. inside the Reynolds Recreational Center.
The free event will feature speakers with government associations, who will be announced at a later date.
Though the event is free, a RSVP is required to attend.
To RSVP, contact the Chamber office directly or go to the Chamber website and click the available link.
Other upcoming news and events from the Pauls Valley Chamber include:
•The August Chamber meeting will take place Tuesday, August 18, at noon and will feature the Pauls Valley Wellness Alliance as the speaker.
•The September Chamber meeting will take place Tuesday, September 15, with Mike Martin, the new Pauls Valley Superintendent scheduled to speak.
•The yearly Job Connection event will be taking place Tuesday, October 6.
Registration has already begun for interested employers and through September 6 the cost for a booth is $50.00. After that the cost goes up to $75.00 through October 2, the last day to register.
Forms can be picked up from the Chamber office or from Workforce.
•Work has already begun on the 2016 Chamber Guide and Directory. Those interested in having events placed in the directory or placing ads should contact the Chamber for details.