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Community Mixer: Celebrating the Big Switch
Nov
13
5:30 PM17:30

Community Mixer: Celebrating the Big Switch

  • Armadilla Wax Works Candle Factory (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Familiar with the big “Red Barn” thrift store on Highway 69 in Prescott Valley? Our dear friends Denise and Kent with Armadilla Wax Works are in the process of relocating to the iconic location. Join us on November 13th to celebrate the big relocation and network with fellow independent businesses in the area.

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August Community Mixer at the Arizona Heritage Center
Aug
21
6:00 PM18:00

August Community Mixer at the Arizona Heritage Center

The Arizona Heritage Center is excited to host our August Community Mixer for Local First AZ members. The mixer will be held in the grand front lobby of the museum, but members will also have access to museum exhibits. Tour Arizona’s history or stop in to one of the two featured exhibits, “A Place For All People” and “I Have a Name”.

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Flagstaff Member Mixer: Team Building in Business
Aug
15
5:00 PM17:00

Flagstaff Member Mixer: Team Building in Business

Learn all about creative team building skills and showcase the importance of positive morale in business with our guest speaker, Sharon Tewsbury-Bloom. Experience performances and open demonstrations by Momentum Aerial Studio as they showcase their newest studio addition.

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June Community Mixer at Dorian
Jun
19
6:00 PM18:00

June Community Mixer at Dorian

This month’s Community Mixer will be held at Dorian in Scottsdale. Themed after the famed Dorian Gray in Oscar Wilde’s The Picture of Dorian Gray, this restaurant offers a unique atmosphere with a chill vibe. Sample rosé wine (it’s never too late to celebrate Rosé Day!), enjoy hors d’oeuvres and happy hour drink prices.

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Flagstaff Member Mixer: Summer Welcome
Jun
13
5:30 PM17:30

Flagstaff Member Mixer: Summer Welcome

Join us for our Flagstaff Welcome Summer Member Mixer at the Extreme Adventure Course on June 13th! Flag Extreme has offered free demo's of their courses, and Mother Road Brewery will be offering their local brews onsite. RSVP below, and please invite 2-3 local businesses who would be interested in learning more about the organization!

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May Member Gathering at Local First Arizona HQ! (Metro Phoenix)
May
15
6:00 PM18:00

May Member Gathering at Local First Arizona HQ! (Metro Phoenix)

Celebrate the locally owned businesses in Arizona! This month we’re inviting you to our Local First Arizona offices downtown for an open house style event. Join us for a 30-min. business workshop with Gordon Parkman who will use his four decades of experience to show you how to plan for success in your business.

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Sustaining Community with Friends of the Verde
May
15
5:30 PM17:30

Sustaining Community with Friends of the Verde

Friends of the Verde River has been working tirelessly to restore habitat, sustain flows and promote community stewardship to support our beloved Verde River system. Let’s take some time to pause and thank their team for their continuous involvement and support of the greater Verde Valley community and it’s businesses.

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Community Banking Month at Sense of Place
Apr
18
5:30 PM17:30

Community Banking Month at Sense of Place

In recognition of Community Banking Month, local businesses and key stakeholders are joining forces to shed light on the impact community banks have on business development in rural settings. Join us to learn about the power of banking locally and ways to make the transition easy and profitable.

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October Lunch Mixer: Hula's Modern Tiki (Metro PHX)
Oct
3
11:30 AM11:30

October Lunch Mixer: Hula's Modern Tiki (Metro PHX)

Give yourself a break with us and check out Hula’s new location in uptown Phoenix! We’ll be lunching and networking in the Tiki Room with local entrepreneurs from around the valley. Bring plenty of business cards, and be ready for your 30-second intro.

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12th Annual Rural  Policy Forum - Wickenburg, Az
Aug
9
to Aug 10

12th Annual Rural Policy Forum - Wickenburg, Az

  • Wickenburg Community Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join us in Wickenburg, August 9th and 10th for the 12th Annual Rural Policy Forum, a gathering of  rural economic development professionals, nonprofits, community leaders, business owners, tribal communities, and other rural stakeholders who are interested in sustaining rural communities.

This is an opportunity to hear strategies from national experts as well as learn about success stories from around Arizona that give rural leaders like you the tools, resources and relationships they need to face current challenges.

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