Chamber making big plans for the summer

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The Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors met on April 10 to discuss upcoming plans for 2013.

The first of three 5K races is scheduled for April 20. The Earth Day 5K race will take place at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Airport.  Runners are encouraged to pre-register at the Chamber office but may also register the day of the race.  Registration will begin at 8 a.m. with the race starting at 9 a.m.

April’s membership luncheon will be April 24 at noon at Biancke’s Restaurant. This month’s luncheon is being sponsored by WCYN and is free to chamber members. The speakers will be Sheree Allgood and Gina Martin from Cincinnati Regional Tourism.

The 2013 membership directory will be finalized and published this month on our website and in print. Businesses who are not members of the Chamber are encouraged to join immediately in order to be included in this important directory.

 The Chamber of Commerce will be partnering with WCYN to bring the first Summer Concert Series to downtown Cynthiana. Six bands have been scheduled for Friday nights between June 21-July 26. The Summer Concert Series will be free to the public and will be held on the Courthouse Square between 6:30-8:30 p.m. Weekly band sponsors include: Biancke’s Restaurant, Kentucky Bank, Harrison Memorial Hospital, Rohs Opera House, Whalen & Company/Beverly Cooper, and the Cynthiana Arts Council.