Community awards nominations sought
The Largo/Mid-Pinellas Chamber of Commerce is accepting nominations for its Citizen of the Year and Mac Norcross Small Business Person of the Year awards.
Presentations will take place at the chamber's 59th annual meeting on Sept. 16 at the Sheraton Sand Key Resort, 1160 Gulf Blvd, Clearwater.
The nomination deadline is Aug. 19. For nomination forms or for more information about award criteria, call the chamber at (727) 584-2321 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
It's time for annual Shake, Rattle & Bowl
The Largo/Mid-Pinellas Chamber of Commerce will hold its seventh annual Shake, Rattle & Bowl from 5:30 to 8 p.m. on July 20 at Liberty Bowling Lanes, 11401 Starkey Road, Largo. This networking event will feature bowling, refreshments and a variety of prizes.
The cost is $200 to sponsor a lane, which includes a team of four to five bowlers, the company name advertised on the bowling lane, food and beverages, name and logo on a commemorative program, and prize contests. Basic team registration is $125 for a team of four to five players, food and prize contests.
Space is limited to 12 teams. To register or for more information, call the chamber at (727) 584-2321 or e-mail email@example.com.
SCORE business counseling available
The Largo/Mid-Pinellas Chamber of Commerce hosts business counseling services provided by the Service Corps of Retired Executives at its offices by appointment every first and third Thursday of the month. SCORE counselors represent working and retired business executives who volunteer their experience providing help for people looking to start a business and for owners or managers of existing businesses. There is no cost involved. Counseling appointments can be made by calling (727) 584-2321.