Huron County Chamber of Commerce, Mele Kalikimaka is the thing to say On a bright Huron County Christmas Day! Join your fellow Chamber businesses, friends and employees for the annual Chamber Holiday After Hours, Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016, from 5-7p.m. at Kenilee Lanes, 14 E. Seminary St., Norwalk. This year It’s A Tropical Christmas so show off your best tropical attire with your Santa hat! The egg nog bar returns as well as the basket auction, free bowling and complimentary hors d’oeuvers. Donations for the basket auction are being accepted at the Chamber office from now through the BAH event. We look forward to seeing you “deck the halls” – tropical style!
**GIVE THE PERFECT GIFT THIS HOLIDAY SEASON!!**
Huron County Chamber of Commerce, 10 West Main Street, Norwalk; Chamber Gift Certificates are the Right Size, Right Color and Right amount. They can be used for breakfast, lunch and dinner and everything in between! (Groceries, gas, prescriptions, veterinary, auto, beauty, medical and many other products and services). Chamber gift certificates can be redeemed at any Huron County Chamber business. Call the Chamber 419-668-4155 to pre-order and we will have them ready for you to pick up. No fees or service charges. They can be purchased by anyone for any amount. Have out-of-town relatives and they don’t know what to get for the family? We will mail the gift certificates to them or to the recipient with a holiday card (pre-payment required). DON’T WAIT! Get your Chamber Gift Certificates TODAY!
Let the elves do the wrapping! Many papers to choose from, proceeds benefit MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) Hours: Thursdays & Fridays: 4:00pm-7:00pm, Saturdays: 10:00am-2:00pm
Huron County Chamber, 10 West Main St., Norwalk. Available through December 17th.
**HOME AND BUSINESS SHOW 2017**
Huron County Chamber of Commerce, Join us on February 25, 2017, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. for our 16th annual Home and Business Show. If you have not participated in the show we would encourage you to make it part of your marketing plan for 2017. If you have been an active participant in previous shows we thank you and invite you to return in 2017. This is an affordable opportunity, well marketed to the general public with no admission fee, right here in your own backyard. We will have stage demonstrations throughout the day, and the United Fund will again provide the lunch counter. But that’s not all! We have just signed a contract to bring UFC Heavy Weight Champion, Stipe Miocic to the Home Show! He will be here for pictures, autographs, etc. Make your reservations today for either a 8’ table (only) space, a 10x10 or 10x20 booth or contact the office if you should need to reserve bulk space. Note that electricity is very limited and does require an additional fee for access. If you have any questions regarding the show or need more information please contact the Chamber office and we’ll be glad to assist you.
Home and Business Show Pricing Guide for 2017
Reserved AND PAID FOR on or before 1/13/17 Reserved and/or paid for AFTER 1/13/17
Table Top 8 ft: $165 Table Top 8 ft: $185
Booth Size 10x10: $205 Booth Size 10x10: $225
Booth Size 10x20: $380 Booth Size 10x20: $420
IF ELECTRIC IS NEEDED PLEASE LET US KNOW NOW. These spaces are VERY limited. The cost for electric is $60.
**SNAPSHOTS WITH SANTA!**
Danielion ideals that BLOOM, 14 East Main St., Wakeman, 440-839-2020.
*Join us Sat. Dec. 3 from 9:30a – 2:00p and Sun. Dec 4 from 12 – 3p to get your picture with Santa (Please call to set up a time so we can make sure everyone gets their special photo with Jolly Ol’ St. Nick).
*Want to learn something new? Check into our variety of courses available through Danielion. Courses begin at 7p.m. and are scheduled to last approximately 2 hours. All courses are $15 plus materials and will be held at Danielion unless otherwise noted.
UPCOMING COURSES: 12/7: Holiday Entertaining ($25 @ Daniel’s home); 12/14: Pretty Perfect Packages; 12/21: Fresh Holiday Centerpieces.
**MAKE THEIR CHRISTMAS MERRY**
Donations for our Huron County Foster Kids,
Huron County currently has 27 foster children in their care. Children Services has called upon us to help make Christmas as merry as possible for these children. In order to purchase gifts, we at Pat O’Brien Chevrolet have been doing fundraisers.
On December 10th from 1-2, we will be hosting a party at our dealership. Santa will be there to distribute gifts and to take pictures with the kids. There will be crafts and activities as well. Additionally, we will provide each child with a duffel bag containing personal hygiene items. We would like to ask Chamber of Commerce members to assist, if possible. Please follow this link for a complete list of items to donate.Deadline for donations is December 7, 2016! All donations can be brought to the dealership.
Also, helping us get the word out by sharing our endeavor by flyer, email blast, or posting it on your Facebook page or website is greatly appreciated. Thank you in advance for anything you can do to help these misplaced children have a wonderful holiday. Your friends at Pat O’Brien Chevy Buick Norwalk
Firelands Symphony Orchestra, 334 East Washington Street, Sandusky, 419-621-4800; Full Orchestra with Special Guest Vocalists Conner Bogart O’Brien and Tia Karaplis. Sunday, December 11, 4:00 p.m. at the Sandusky State Theatre. Call Box Office For Tickets: 877-626-1950. www.FirelandsSymphony.com
**GIVE A GIFT – GET A GIFT!**
AAA (Norwalk), 275 Benedict Ave., Norwalk, 419-668-1622. **Give a gift – get a gift!** Save $10 on a new AAA Gift Membership now through December 31st, and receive a free $10 gift card for each new gift membership purchased! You can choose a gift card from dozens of merchants including retailers, restaurants, gas stations and more. You can also save $10 on a new membership for yourself, and get an added bonus. Visit AAA Norwalk, 275 Benedict Avenue or call 419-668-1622 for details.
**DECEMBER 2016/JANUARY 2017 EVENTS**
Now through Dec. 24: Holiday Gift Mart
Dec. 3: Sensory Friendly Holiday Event, Ernsthausen Performing Arts Center (NHS), 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Christmas in the Village 12 – 4 p.m. Downtown Wakeman.
Dec. 9: Fisher-Titus Auxiliary Cookie Walk, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Dec. 24: American Red Cross Blood Drive, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Jan. 7: Sensory Friendly Trip to the Movies, 10 a.m. “Sing”
Jan. 21: Winter Hike, 10 a.m., Veteran’s Memorial Lake Park Clubhouse (North entrance)
See attached Calendar for more events and details.
Visit Healthy Living Online for more resources such as various classes, available screenings, and more. https://www.fisher-titus.org/
**A WARM WELCOME!**
Information Technologies & Training, 50 N. Linwood Avenue, Norwalk, 419-663-4500 or 567-805-4147. Information Technologies and Training is very pleased to announce that on November 7th,
Tim Meanor joined our team! Tim will be responsible for all aspects of Sales and is eager to exceed your expectations. Tim comes to us with over 25 years of technology and sales experience. This extensive experience coupled with his customer care attitude made him a good fit for our team. You can reach Tim at: firstname.lastname@example.org Thank you for your loyal business!
**CHAIR MASSAGE, WINE AND CANVAS, and MORE**
D & D Smith Winery, 401 West Main Street, Norwalk. Hours: Mon-Tues closed, Wed 1-5, Thurs 1-9, Fri 1-10, Sat 12-11, Sun 12-6
New at D&D! - Take a dated picture of you having fun at D&D Smith Winery and post on our Facebook page. You must link D&D to your page. I'll put names in drawing for end of month for two of our standard dinners and an appetizer (up to a $22 value). Good for 30 days!!
Special through 12/30/16: Get two Meals and a Bottle of Wine for $28 (up to a $30 value).
*12/3/16 Wine and Food Pairing Saturday - $25 per person - Call to reserve your tickets. We'll have several pairings with our wines and foods to enjoy from 7-9p including some desserts! Each couple gets a food and wine pairing wheel to take home!
Chair Massage and Taco Night 12-15-16 6-9p
*12/10/16 Wine & Canvas event at D&D!
*12/15/16 Chair Massage & Taco Night, 6-9p
*12/24/16 Open 12pm to 5pm to celebrate Christmas Eve with family!
*12/25/16 Closed for Christmas!
*12/31/16 New Year's Open till 1 am
**LIKE US ON FACEBOOK**
Seitz Design and Construction, Inc., 49A Benedict Ave, Norwalk, 419-668-4178; We are excited to announce that we are now on Facebook! Please click the link to “Like” and share our page, https://www.facebook.com/Seitz-Design-Construction-Inc-1269421329745859/ to stay up-to-date on our latest news, tips and photos!
BGSU Firelands, One University Drive, Huron, 419-433-5560; Take care of all your Spring 2017 enrollment needs in one night! Wednesday, Dec. 7, 5 – 7 p.m. Application Fee Waived for Spring 2017! A night for students, transfer students, and re-enrolling students. (Please bring your college transcripts; for transfer students who hoave less than 30 semester hours or 45-quarter hours bring you high school transcripts) www.firelands.bgsu.edu/admission/quickenroll.html or call 419-372-0607.
**NEW FALL AND HOLIDAY DECOR **
Naturally Country Naturally Country – 845 Lais Road – Norwalk – 419-668-4340
Summer has officially come to a close. Mother Nature is beginning to show us her new color pallet as the days grow cooler. Fall is the time for warm, rich and cozy colors. Shades of cocoa browns, muted greys and steely sky blues, mustard seed yellow, rusty coppers and lipstick red. If it's been awhile since you have updated your colors, try something new! Bring your color pallets or photos of your room. Our designers are here to show you how to bring it all together. See what's new for fall and the Holidays. Get a Taste of Christmas! New Styles! New Colors! New Designs! New Ideas! The showroom is filled and ready for you! Visit our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/NaturallyCountryFloralDesign/ for lots of photos too! TIME: 10am - 6pm Every Day
First United Methodist Church, 60 West Main Street, Norwalk. Enjoy a FREE hot meal every 3rd Monday of every month from 5pm-6:30pm. Everyone is welcome.
**GOT OLD, OUTDATED PHONES? TRADE THEM IN!**
Frontier Communications, 29 West Main St., Norwalk; 419-663-8088, 1-888-894-8024; you’re invited to take advantage of this rare opportunity to trade in an old, outdated phone system for a special allowance toward the purchase of a new, modern, productivity-enhancing communication solution from Frontier Communications. Due to popular demand, we have extended this special offer until December 31. This is a limited-time offer, available only to select businesses in our region. Call 1-888-894-8024 or go online today for more information. Visit http://business.frontier.com/tradein2016
Information Technologies & Training, 50 N. Linwood Avenue, Norwalk, 419-663-4500 or 567-805-4147. Spend your lunch hour with us and eat, drink and be educated! Popular software topics will be discussed and also demonstrated by Microsoft Office Specialists. Take this opportunity to enjoy a meal and become familiar with tools to make your job easier! Cost is $20 and includes lunch. Call to sign up today. All sessions are held from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. in the Conference Room of Information Technologies and Training.
**HOME FOR SALE**
Century 21 Premiere Properties, Annette Wilcox Listing: 157 Woodlawn Ave, Norwalk, 419-668-2100; This beautiful ranch is situated on a spacious corner lot in a great neighborhood. The current owners have tastefully updated the entire home and it is completely move in ready. The kitchen features ample cabinetry, decorative tile backsplash, an abundance of counter space, and a large peninsula for an eat-in kitchen area. The open concept layout flows into the formal dining space perfect for entertaining company. The large windows on the front of the home offer natural light for the main living area with a wood burning fireplace and faux tin ceiling. Wood flooring flows throughout the main living area and down the hallway. There are three spacious bedrooms and the master has an oversized closet. A full finished basement offers extra space for a family room/rec room and there is a large amount of storage space. The perks continue outside with a large 2 car garage and a gorgeous stamped patio. The charm this home has to offer is endless. Seller is related to the listing agent.
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**BUY A CAVS CHAMPIONSHIP MAT**
Shipley's Office Supply & Furniture Inc., 10 North Foster Street, Norwalk. Cleveland Cavaliers Mat
26” X 42” (includes sales tax). Great by the grill, in the man cave, under the dog bowls, by the garage door or use it as a table saver at your family picnic. Quantities Limited! Stock #CAVMAT.
Call 419-660-9872 or go on the web www.shipleysx-tra.com
**INSURANCE DISCOUNT FOR CHAMBER MEMBERS**
Flickinger Insurance, 30 East Main Street, Norwalk. 10% off your commercial insurance program for all Chamber members, Call today for a Quote 419-668-4406 or visit us at www.flickingerinsurance.com
**LOOKING FOR A RIDE?**
Excursions by Evans, Norwalk. Whether you need a ride for a wedding, prom, wine tour, birthday or anything else you can imagine we have a Mercedes Sprinter Limo that will get you there!
Call 419-668-1469 to book your event today!
**HOME FOR SALE**
Mike Myers Realty Inc., Norma Schaechterle listing, 13A Adams St., Norwalk. Inviting Condo! 3 bedroom, 2 bath with 2nd floor 900 sq. ft. mother-in-law suite w/access to garage or a 4th bedroom single family condo. Asking Price $134,900Call Norma today at 419-706-7060 or email email@example.com for a Free Market Value. Let us do the Work! For Norma’s listings go to www.normasellshomes.com.
**STOP IN TODAY**
Myers Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, 1111 Castalia Street, Bellevue. Come on in to Myers Chrysler Dodge Jeep and ram. Your dealer for the people. Our mission is to get you out of that car you hate and into something a nicer... something newer. All while keeping the highest standards, quality and respect you deserve. Check out our website for up to date prices and lease specials www.Myersautocenter.com
**2016 CHRISTMAS SPECIALS**
Laser Images, 28 West Main Street, Norwalk. Early Bird Special Personalized Holiday Cards / Full Color Copies Discount and Business Card Special. Contact Laser Images today if there is an item you are looking for and we will see if we can find it! Specials through December 31, 2016.
**NOW OFFERING AUTOMOTIVE DETAILING**
EZ Auto Convenience, 57 North Prospect Street, Norwalk. We have Packages starting from $99 up to $179 plus add on options. Wednesdays we will hand wash and vacuum interior, $19 for cars and $25 for trucks and SUVS’s.
**DANCE ACADEMY FOR YOUR YOUNGSTERS**
Cynthia Kniffin Dance Academy, 22 West Main Street, 2nd & 3rd Floor, Norwalk, Cynthia Kniffin Dance Academy is all you need, if you are looking for quality dance instruction, a family atmosphere with great fun and imaginative learning? Look no further!! CALL OR REGISTER ONLINE NOW! 419-668-4622 or download forms from our website: www.CynthiaKniffinDanceAcademy.com “Where Grace Takes Place”
Be sure to click on our name above and watch our short video!
**EAGLE CREEK AND CAMEO PIZZA AT THE CREEK**
Eagle Creek Golf Club, 2406 New State Road, Norwalk. 419-668-8535. Eagle Creek gift cards may be used in the golf shop and Cameo at the Creek. A great stocking stuffer!
Cameo at the Creek Restaurant, 419-668-9197 Monday closed. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 4pm to 9pm, Friday and Saturday 11am to 10pm, Sunday 11am-9pm. Take Out, Delivery or Dine In and Order Online www.eaglecreekgolf.com! Check out our daily specials, coupons and gorgeous view. ALWAYS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC !!!
Accurate Meaning Translations, 22 Patrician Drive, Norwalk. English – Spanish translation of documents, websites, certificates, marketing materials. My translations include professional edition by a third party. Other languages available through my business associate. Paula Lukac, MA – Professional Translator 419-341–2585. Accurate Meaning Translation Services, LLC – www.AccurateMeaning.com
**MODEL YEAR DEALS**
North Central Ag, LLC, 100 Industrial Drive, New London. Stop in for the best deals on model year 2015 tractors and mowers from Massey Ferguson and Husqvarna. Equipment is brand new and has the full warranty. 0% financing available with approved credit. Visit our New London store today! (419) 281-7820.
**RIDDLE ME THIS**
Shekinah Expediting, 202 Republic Street, Norwalk. What has a long 128 inch bed, runs great, moves products from your facility to the destination fast (but safely), and has a great price rate? Give up? Why it is none other than the Shekinah Expediting cargo van - we will even throw in the driver at no extra cost! Interested? Call David (aka Batman) at Shekinah Expediting for your free quote today
**SUPER TAG EVENT**
Pat O’Brien Chevrolet Buick, 300 Milan Avenue, Norwalk. Up to $4000 off MSRP select model 2016 Cruze LTD and Malibu LTD. Up to $9000 off MSRP select model 2016 Silverado, and up to $3300 off MSRP select model 2016 Equinox. $100 mail in rebate (debit card) on a set of 4 select brand tires. 30 day price match guarantee on select brand tires. See dealer for details.
Jimmy’s Backyard BBQ, 201 Milan Avenue, Suite E, Norwalk. Now delivering to Norwalk, Milan, and Monroeville. Call 419-668-2200.
**48 MONTHS NO FINANCING ON LAWN MOWERS**
Tuffman Equipment and Supply, 501 U.S. 20, Norwalk. Offering 48 months no financing on qualifying FERRIS lawn mowers throughout the spring and summer months. Visit www.tuffmanferris.com to preview the many different models available. You can also schedule a demo via our website at www.tuffmanequip.com or by calling 800-622-7052. Offers end September 2016.
Sharpnack Chevrolet Buick Cadillac, 1330 Conwell Avenue, Willard. $9.95 Oil change (up to 6 quarts), includes filter, tire rotation and multi point inspection. Also, receive an exterior wash and windows plus vacuum compliments of Tom Sharpnack. We will pick up and deliver back to you at home or work with no additional charge. 419-935-0194. Call to make your appointment and request all services upon arrival.
JDB Home Improvements, *NEW LOCATION! 46 Jefferson Street, Norwalk.* Home Maintenance Warranty. We will inspect your home for potential damages. We do roofing, siding, gutters, doors, windows, decks and additions. We are licensed and insured. Call 419-660-8052 or go to www.jdbhomes.com
**STUDENT FREE CHECKING**
Civista, 36 East Seminary Street, Norwalk. You want the best financial future for the students in your life. Student Free Checking from Civista Bank will help them get started on the right foot with all the features and account access options to take them anywhere. There’s no minimum balance and no monthly service charge with free online banking and eStatements, mobile banking, bill pay and more. Contact Patti Rodgers at the Norwalk East Seminary Street office or Tracy Stang at the Norwalk Milan Avenue office for all the details. Civista Bank. Member FDIC.
Laser Images, 28 West Main Street, Norwalk. Specials will be good all year!
**NEW PATIENT SPECIAL**
Monroeville Dental, 136 North Ridge Street, Suite C, Monroeville. Dr. George Trask & the Team at Monroeville Dental would like to offer you, as a new patient, the opportunity to receive $100 off any restorative treatment. Simply mention this ad to acquire this new patient special. Call us at
419-465-2574 to schedule your first appointment today! Visit our website: monroevilledental.com
**GREAT PRICE ON POSTCARDS**
Town Money Saver, Large custom postcards designed, printed and mailed to you for only $0.15 each, which includes Norwalk, Milan & Monroeville and of course, this also includes the postage!! Don’t need that many? We can customize your order to fit your business needs at a very competitive price! Hurry to reserve your date. Call Sandy 419-706-1390.
**HIGH EFFICIENCY FURNACE REPLACEMANT PROGRAM **
Hohler Furnace & Sheet Metal, 202 Milan Avenue, Norwalk. Hohler Furnace & Sheet Metal was recently recognized as a Top Performer in the Columbia Gas High Efficiency Furnace Replacement Program. Less than 10% of all registered HVAC Contractors received this recognition throughout Columbia Gas Service Territory. Homeowners can receive a $300.00 credit when they install a 96% AFUE or higher gas furnace. For more information about Columbia Gas High Efficiency Furnace Replacement Program contact Rich Hohler at 567-424-6317.
KeyBank, 51 East Main Street, Norwalk, You work hard for your customers. Here’s a rate that will work hard for you. Key Business Gold Money Market Savings Account has 0.50% and 0.30% variable APYs. If you or your clients are interested in learning more please contact me at 567-424-4060 or by email Jacqueline_S_Reed@KeyBank.com
**WHERE DO I START WHEN BUYING A NEW HOME?**
Union Home Mortgage Corp, 19 Whittlesey Avenue, Norwalk, 419-887-19056 promiseskept
Wanting to buy a home but not sure where to start? Are you or a friend/relative looking to purchase a home in the next month, year? Contact the Todd Lillo Team with Union Home Mortgage Corp. for a free, thorough purchase analysis and pre-qualification review. Todd has been in the mortgage field since 1995. Born & residing in Huron County, Todd looks forward to providing local, professional service. Real estate agents, friends and family trust us and we hope you will too. Call us today at 419-668-9922 or apply online 24/7 at www.toddlillo.com.
Regular hours of operation:
Monday & Wednesday - 9:30 a.m. - 8;30 p.m.
Tuesday & Thursday - 10:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Friday & Saturday - 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Closed on Sundays.
Thanksgiving the library closes at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday November 23rd and is CLOSED on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday November 24th. The library is open on the Friday and Saturday after Thanksgiving.
Christmas and New Years the library is open its regular hours except:
CLOSED Friday December 23, 2016 thru Monday December 26, 2016. Open December 27th thru December 29th.
CLOSED Friday December 30, 2016 thru Monday January 2, 2017. Open January 3, 2017 and resumes regular hours.
Dec 07, 2016
Dec 08, 2016
Board of Directors Meeting
Dec 08, 2016
General / Service Safety Council
Dec 08, 2016
Dec 13, 2016
Dec 14, 2016