Iowan of the Day
Iowa State Fair
Nomination Deadline - Postmarked by July 1st, 2021
Each year the Iowa State Fair Blue Ribbon Foundation and Cookies Food Products collaborate to honor 10 outstanding Iowans. We look for citizens across the state with a strong work ethic, active involvement in their community, and drive to improve the great state of Iowa. Since 1997, Iowans have been recognized at the Iowa State Fair and your help is needed to continue this tradition!
Wouldn’t it be rewarding to recognize one of your community’s dedicated citizens with a fun-filled Iowa State Fair package?
Iowan of the Day winners receive:
Additional nomination forms are available at www.BlueRibbonFoundation.org/IOTD!
All Iowan of the Day nominations must be postmarked by July 1st, 2021.
Revisiting Fairfield Go Green Plan
Sierra Club of Southeast Iowa
Tuesday, June 22nd, 2021
12pm via Zoom
Join the Fairfield Area Chamber of Commerce for a Lunch and Learn Series session over the lunch hour on Tuesday, June 22nd at 12pm. This Lunch and Learn will feature the Sierra Club of Southeast Iowa. Please welcome Ken Ross and Mark Dwyer of the Sierra Club of Southeast Iowa as they discuss the Fairfield Go Green Plan.
This Lunch and Learn Series will be held online via Zoom. Please see Zoom details below.
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 846 0003 9748
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Meeting ID: 846 0003 9748
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For more information about the Sierra Club of Southeast Iowa, please visit:
"The Doctor said I wasn't having a Heart Attack - I was Suffering from a Broken Heart"
WHAT IS CORTISOL?
Think of cortisol as nature’s built-in alarm system. It’s your body’s main stress hormone. It works with certain parts of your brain to control your mood, motivation, and fear.
Your adrenal glands -- triangle-shaped organs at the top of your kidneys -- make cortisol.
It’s best known for helping fuel your body’s “fight-or-flight” instinct in a crisis, but cortisol plays an important role in a number of things your body does.
HOW DOES IT WORK?
CORTISOL'S CONNECTION TO TRAUMA
Too much cortisol symptoms include:
Learn more about Cortisol and Trauma - click here
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Business After Hours
Habitat for Humanity ReStore
Tuesday, June 15th, 2021
4:30pm - 6:30pm
Join us for Business After Hours at Habitat for Humanity ReStore! The ReStore is excited to host a live, in-person Business After Hours for attendees to enjoy. Come learn about the ReStore and how crucial it is to the success of the Greater Fairfield Area Habitat for Humanity! Savor a glass of wine and excellent appetizers from Sweet 'n Saucy and come learn what the ReStore is about; feel free to roam the store, spread the word about it and consider donations to it. We hope to see you there!
Greater Fairfield Area Habitat for Humanity is dedicated to eliminating substandard housing locally and worldwide through constructing, rehabilitating and preserving homes; by advocating for fair and just housing policies; and by providing training and access to resources to help families improve their shelter conditions.
Greater Fairfield Area Habitat for Humanity ReStore is located at 1903 Hwy 34 Business in Fairfield.
The Chamber Business After Hours is a free, monthly networking event open to Chamber Members, their guests and the general public. If you are interested in hosting a Business After Hours, please contact the Chamber at 641-472-2111 or by email at Info@FairfieldIowa.com.
Free Fishing Weekend
June 4th - 6th
Lots of people caught the excitement of fishing last summer. It's easy to join the fun!
Free fishing weekend (June 4-6) is a great time to learn how to fish, take your family fishing, or introduce a friend to fishing. Outdoor fun awaits at hundreds of Iowa lakes, thousands of miles of rivers or a neighborhood pond.
Here's a few tips for a fantastic fishing weekend.