Tag Archives: Black Hills

10 Winter Activities around the Black Hills

Author: Kiara Poitra, Receptionist & Events Coordinator Many people may think that winter is a slow, and boring time of the year. Many even get cabin fever. That is the case if you don’t have a clue what kind of activities there are! Here in the Black Hills, there are so many fun and amazing […]

Let it go!

Author: Veronica Grosek Merry Christmas, Sturgis! I hope you all had a relaxing Christmas and Christmas Eve. Mine involved a LOT of holiday chocolates, a race to finish all of my homemade gifts on time, a house full of family and friends, Christmas Day Chinese cuisine, and the obligatory late-night viewing of A Charlie Brown […]

Kiara’s Take: Volunteering vs. Donating Money

Author: Kiara Poitra, Receptionist & Events Coordinator When it comes to volunteering versus donating money, it all comes down to whether you have time or money. Contributing and taking initiative within a good organization is no different. Anyone with a considerate heart will eventually ask themselves whether it is better to give to charity or volunteer […]

Calling All Bloggers

Author: Veronica Grosek Happy week-before-Christmas! Our final big event of 2019 is currently in progress, and we are looking forward to a couple quieter months of business mixers, event planning, administrative tasks, and new ideas! One item on my mind has been opening up our Chamber blog to Members for contributions. Who better to write […]

What makes a community great?

Author: Kiara Poitra, Receptionist & Events Coordinator Humans are made to live and work with others in a community so humanity can thrive. Humans are social beings that have evolved to exist with each other. I have done some research and here are nine critical factors that make a good community: The quality of a […]