Renaissance Parking Regulations

The Bloomsburg Police Department issued the following press release regarding parking regulations during the Renaissance Jamboree this Saturday, April 29. 

The Bloomsburg Police Department would like to remind everyone of certain parking regulations enforced for The Annual Renaissance Jamboree taking place this Saturday, April 29, 2017. 

The event will close Main Street/SR0011 from Iron Street to Railroad Street, and Market St. from W. Ridge Ave to W. Pine Ave.  Uniformed officers, fire police and regulatory traffic control devices will detour traffic around Main Street using Railroad Street and 6th Street.  The event starts at 10 a.m. and runs through 5 p.m. and is a family oriented event.

No Parking is in affect daily on Main Street and Market Square from 2–5 a.m.  Parking will also be prohibited on Market Street from Main Street to Ridge Avenue and from Main Street to Pine Avenue.  Additional No Parking will be enforced at 3rd & Market Street near the Wesley Church and on Main Street at Iron in front of Saint Paul’s ChurchCars parked in these areas on Saturday will be ticketed and towed 2–5 a.m.. 

Portable restrooms will be located on Iron Street @ E. Main Street, on Center Street @ Main Street, at the Courthouse on Main St., and on Oyer Ave. @ W. Main St.

Handicapped Parking is available at the rear of the Public Library along W. Pine Ave.  Metered Parking is free on Saturday; however all other parking regulations will be enforced across the day. For more information call the Bloomsburg Police at 570-784-6779.

Welcome Cerridwen’s Garden

More than 550 businesses and organizations belong to the Chamber to receive benefits and support efforts to strengthen their businesses and our region. Increased membership allows us to offer additional programs and benefits, have a stronger voice in advocacy and be involved in more activities and initiatives in our communities. The Chamber welcomes its newest member, Cerridwen’s Garden, to help us fulfill our mission.

Located at 980 Columbia Blvd. (Rt. 11) next to Giant in the Scott Town Center, Cerridwen’s Garden is a floral gift shop and garden center. It specializes in locally handmade wreaths and is open 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday-Saturday. 

Additional contact information is available on the Chamber’s Online Directory

A reminder that anyone who recommends Chamber membership will receive a $25 gift certificate when that organization joins. 

Welcome Planet Fitness

More than 550 businesses and organizations belong to the Chamber to receive benefits and support efforts to strengthen their businesses and our region. Increased membership allows us to offer additional programs and benefits, have a stronger voice in advocacy and be involved in more activities and initiatives in our communities. The Chamber welcomes its newest member, Planet Fitness, to help us fulfill our mission.

Located at 225 Columbia Mall Blvd. inside the Columbia Mall in Buckhorn, Planet Fitness is open 24/7 and offers a plethora of cardio and strength equipment, high-end tanning, massage chairs, a 30-minute circuit and much more. Planet Fitness will host a ribbon cutting and grand opening event on Wednesday, May 3 beginning at 4 p.m. 

Additional contact information is available on the Chamber’s Online Directory.

A reminder that anyone who recommends membership will receive a $25 gift certificate when that organization joins.

WorkPlace Health Offers Full Range of Employer Health Services

Chamber members learned about the services offered by WorkPlace Health last Wednesday evening at April’s Business After Hours. WorkPlace Health, a division of Phoenix Rehabilitation and Health Services, offers a full range of services for area employers including drug and alcohol screening, OSHA testing, physical and health exams, and rehabilitation for workplace injuries. For more information about their services, visit wphealth.org or call the staff at the Bloomsburg location at 570-317-2794.
 
Business After Hours provide regular opportunities to build business relationships while learning about the services offered by other Chamber members. Join us for the next Business After Hours on Wednesday, May 17 at Columbia County Christian School.

There’s Still Time to Register for the Chamber Golf Outing

The Chamber’s annual Golf Outing, sponsored by Williams, is rapidly approaching. Scheduled for Thursday, May 25, at Knoebels Three Ponds Golf Club in Elysburg, this event features a full day of fun, food, drinks and golf. Cost is $85 per person or $340 per foursome and includes lunch, green fees, cart, a plated dinner, beverages on the course, prizes and a voucher for a free round of golf later in 2017. Registration for the four-person scramble begins at 9:30, lunch at 10 a.m. with a shotgun start at 11 a.m. To sign up, contact Eleanor at 570-784-2522 or fill out and return the registration form

Several sponsorships are currently available. If interested in one of these opportunities, please contact Matt Beltz at 570-784-2522 or email. Thanks to the following members that have already committed to supporting this year’s event: Williams (event sponsor), MetroCast Communications (lunch sponsor), Generations Construction (beverage sponsor), First Columbia Bank & Trust (snack sponsor) and the Berwick Health & Wellness Fund (snack sponsor).

The Chamber is also seeking a few volunteers to staff various holes on the golf course. If you’re not interested in playing but wouldn’t mind spending a day out on the golf course with friends, food and drinks, please contact Matt Beltz.