Polson Chamber of Commerce’s Calendar

General Meeting Luncheon @ Red Lion Ridgewater Inn & Suites
May 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

The Polson Chamber of Commerce General Meeting Luncheons will be held on the first Wednesday of each month.

  • April speaker is from the Lake County Community Development Center
  • May’s speaker is Richard Janssen with Natural Resource Department
  • June’s Speaker is Bridger Mahlum of the Montana Chamber of Commerce


Reservations are not required. For more information please call the Chamber office at 406-883-5969

Mission Valley Spring Trades Fair & Business Expo @ Polson High School Auditorium
May 4 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Businesses are invited to participate in this exciting, effective and unique marketing opportunity. The festive environment and tradition of the TRADES FAIR makes it convenient and fun for potential customers to experience your product or service.  We are proud to have a history of a tremendous variety of exhibitors, with virtually all aspects of commerce represented.

Introduction to Cash Flow Management @ Lake County Community Development Corporation
May 7 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Managing cash flow in your business is a balancing act between making sure all obligations are paid on time, doing everything you can to collect cash as quickly as possible, and not holding excessive cash balances. Learn how to identify and measure cash cycle times for inventories, receivables and payables.

Learn to Fly
May 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Ever want to learn how to fly.  Join Joe and Kathy Kuberka at Blue Goose Aviation for an open house on Saturday 11 May from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM.  They will discuss the requirements to learn how to fly and earn your private pilot license.

To get there take Irvine Flats Road (Near the KOA) until past all the white hangars on your left, turn into the open gate at the last hangar to parking near the windsock.  (Follow the “Learn to Fly” signs on Irvine Flats Road

The event is free, the information priceless, change in your life style – Unlimited!

Marketing and Social Media for Small Business @ Lake County Community Development Corporation
May 14 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

An effective marketing strategy is essential for business success. In this workshop, you’ll learn how to:

Identify target audiences

Develop demographic profiling and segmentation strategies

Develop effective messages

Develop your marketing mix

Select and use the social media channels that are best for your business

Develop a strategy for content on social media

Monitor your social media channels