March 17, 2013

Business briefs: March 17, 2013


Building seminar

PLATTSBURGH — Plattsburgh Housing Outlet Inc. will hold a Home Building Seminar on Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Dino’s Pizza, 795 Route 3 (formerly Broadview Deli, next to Wilson Appliance) in Plattsburgh.

The seminar will offer guidance on topics such as lender requirements, manufactured and modular homes, advice on finding and developing a building site and time frames for home building. Experts from all areas of construction and banking will give an overview of the process and participants will also have the opportunity to ask questions during the second hour.

Dinner will be served during the event and there is no cost or obligation. Participants must RSVP ahead of time as space is limited. Interested adults may call 800-794-6250 by Tuesday or email with their name, phone number and number in their party.

For more information, contact Michelle LaBounty at 563-6250, ext. 21.

Business mixer

PLATTSBURGH — Imaginarium, Days Inn and Pasquale’s Pizzeria will host the next North Country Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours. 

The chamber invites area business people to the mixer on Thursday from 5:30 to 7 p.m. The event will be held at Imaginarium Children’s Museum, 4709 St. Rt. 9, Plattsburgh.

The event will feature a birthday bash complete with a gift bag for everyone to take home. Participants can check out their first phase of exhibits and learn what Imaginarium is all about.

Attendees may bring a business card for a chance to win door prizes including Imaginarium membership, a family-night package including a free night at Days Inn & Suites, pizza, Regal movie tickets, a five-piece set of American Tourister luggage, a free meeting room rental at Days Inn with breakfast catered from Adirondack Coffee Roasters, or a $100 Visa gift card.

Business After Hours is an opportunity to expand business networks and is open to all chamber members and their employees. Future members are encouraged to contact the chamber for a special-guest pass. The fee for Business After Hours is $3 with an advance reservation and $4 without. For more information, or to make reservations, call the chamber at 563-1000.

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