Events for March 2017
Vista Chamber of Commerce
Mar 01   Vista Chamber Ribbon Cutting
The Vista Chamber of Commerce invites Chamber members, our Board of Directors, City officials and the public to a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Mr. Cabinet Care.
Date:   March 1, 2017
Time:   11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Website:   http://WWW.mrcabinetcare.com
Location:   Mr. Cabinet Care
1257 Activity Drive, Vista

 
Contact:   760-726-1122
Email:   info@vistachamber.org
Date/Time Details:   Wednesday, March 1
11:30 a.m.

 
Fees/Admission:   NO COST
Mar 01   Ragtime Banjo Band
RAGTIME BANJO BAND, George Yellich, Music Director
The First Wednesday of the Month Come on Stage and Sing Along and Dance, IT"S FREE!
Date:   March 1, 2017
Time:   05:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Location:   Veterans Association of North County
1617 Mission Avenue
Oceanside, CA 92058
Contact:   760-722-0148
Date/Time Details:   The First Wednesday of the Month
Fees/Admission:   FREE
Mar 02   Vista Chamber Government Affairs
Come Mix with Elected Officials and Their Reps:

We receive updates each month from our representatives from Federal, State, County and City government.  Keep up on what is happening in our community.
 
Chairman: Amber Ter-Vrugt
Date:   March 2, 2017
Time:   12:00 PM - 01:30 PM
Website:   http://vistachamber.org
Location:  
Vista Chamber of Commerce office
127 Main Street
Vista, CA 92084
Contact:   Vista Chamber of Commerce
Email:   info@vistachamber.org
Date/Time Details:  
12 noon on the first Thursday of the month.
Fees/Admission:   $7.00 catered lunch is available for purchase.
Mar 02   Alzheimer's San Diego Support & Discussion Group
Support  & Discussion Group - Vista Gardens Memory Care ... Please see attached flyer for details
Leaders:
Sandy Braff, MFT & Carol Genson
Date:   March 2, 2017
Time:   01:30 PM - 03:30 PM
Location:   Vista Gardens Memory Care
1863 Devon Place
Vista
Contact:   (858) 966-3303 Rebecca McDaniel, MSW
Email:   rmcdaniel@alzsd.org
Date/Time Details:   Every Thursday of the Month
 
Mar 02   Vista Chamber Ribbon Cutting
The Vista Chamber of Commerce invites Chamber members, our Board of Directors, City officials and the public to a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Indian Joe Brewing's Grand Re-Opening.
Date:   March 2, 2017
Time:   02:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Website:   http://www.indianjoebrewing.com
Location:   Indian Joe Brewing
2123 Industrial Court, Vista

 
Contact:   760-726-1122
Email:   info@vistachamber.org
Date/Time Details:   Thursday, March 2
2:30 p.m. Chamber Ribbon Cutting
3:00 p.m. Grand Re-Opening Ceremonies

 
Fees/Admission:   NO COST
Mar 02   2017 Miss Pride of Vista Scholarship Pageant
2017 Miss Pride of Vista Scholarship Pageant. Attend and Orientation on three dates. Rehearsals begin on March 19th and the 2017 pageant is April 22nd. Four age divisions (age as of pageant date).
Little Miss (8 to 10)
Junior Miss (11 to 12)
Miss Teen (13 to 16)
Miss Pride (17 to 24)
Teen and Miss winner receive scholarship money. Littles and Juniors receive prizes.
Date:   March 2, 2017
Time:   05:30 PM - 07:00 PM
Website:   http://www.facebook.com/missprideofvista
Location:   Coyote Cafe
1450 N. Santa Fe Ave.
Contact:   760-533-7203
Email:   missprideofvista@gmail.com
Date/Time Details:   Thursday, February 16 at 5:30 p.m.
Thursday, March 2 at 5:30 p.m.
Saturday, February 25 at 11 a.m.
Mar 03   Conference San Diego & the Great War
Conference on San Diego and the Great War
Date:   March 3, 2017
Time:   09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location:   The Veterans Museum at Balboa Park
2115 Park Boulevard
San Diego, 92101
Date/Time Details:   Friday, March 3
Saturday, March 4
8:30 a.m. Registration
9:00 a.m. Conference begins

 
Fees/Admission:   $35 Basic Adult Entry
$25 for Seniors
$15 for Students and Active Military with ID
 
Mar 04   MiraCosta Horticulture Club Meeting
MiraCosta Horticulture Club Meeting The MiraCosta Horticulture Club will meet March 4th 12:30PM, at MiraCosta College, One Barnard Dr., Oceanside, Student Center Bldg. 3400, Aztlan Rooms A & B 2nd Floor. Our members Sue McDonnell and Tandy Pfost will present a sharing of experiences with tillandsias. Our main speaker is John Bagnasco, a well-known and appreciated horticulturalist in San Diego. After his horticultural degree he had experiences with several nursery operations in purchasing and marketing. Here in San Diego County he’s our radio garden advisor and has been for many years. The breadth of his knowledge and his speaking skill makes him an interesting speaker. This time he’ll be covering new veggies for 2017! After the main speaker is finished there will be a plant raffle. The meetings generally finish around 3PM. The meeting is open to the public. For more information call 760 721 3281. Be sure to keep May 20th and 21st open to attend our annual plant sale!
Date:   March 4, 2017
Time:   12:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Website:   http://MCHClub.org
Location:   1 Barnard Drive Oceanside CA
Contact:   C Fehner 7607213281
Email:   cfehener@earthlink.net
Date/Time Details:   3/4/2017 12:30
Fees/Admission:   Free
Mar 05   STEM In Your Backyard-Vista
STEM In Your Backyard, has a vision to unite San Diego communities through sparks of science. Each program features a miniversion of EXPO day on either a weekend afternoon or afterschool timeframe allowing for students,families and business leaders within each community to interact and engage in learning together. Meet a scientist or engineer and check out hands-on and interactive activities for the family!
Date:   March 5, 2017
Time:   01:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Website:   https://www.lovestemsd.org/stem-your-backyard
Location:   Main Street Parking Lot (next to Avo Playhouse)
Contact:   Biocom Institute 858-455-0300
Email:   bleck@biocom.org
Date/Time Details:   3/5/17 1pm-5pm
Fees/Admission:   Free admission for the whole family!
Mar 06   Exercise your creativity - sculpt!!
Sculpting classes with local artist and sculptress, Jeannie Ortiz. We will work in a variety of materials: from modeling clay to soap, plaster, wood, stone, and whatever else we can get our hands on. Classes are for all ages: 7 to 97. Classes are continuous year round, so you can start anytime.
Date:   March 6, 2017
Time:   02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Location:   We meet under the palapa in Alta Vista Gardens at the top of the hill in Brengle Terrace Park in Vista.
Contact:   Jeannie Ortiz (760) 414-1056 for more information
Email:   jeanniem.ortiz@cox.net
Date/Time Details:   Classes are on Mondays 2-5 pm and Thursdays 10:30 am to 12:30 pm.
Fees/Admission:   Youth through 19 pay $15.00 per class and adults pay $20.00 per class.
Mar 07   Vista Chamber Ribbon Cutting
The Vista Chamber of Commerce invites Chamber members, our Board of Directors, City officials and the public to a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Bella Mente Montessori Academy during their Grand Re-Opening. Light refreshments will be served following the ceremonies.
Date:   March 7, 2017
Time:   01:00 PM - 01:30 PM
Website:   http://www.bellamentecharter.org
Location:  

Bella Mente Montessori Academy

1737 W. Vista Way, Vista

Contact:   760-726-1122
Email:   info@vistachamber.org
Date/Time Details:   Tuesday, March 7
1:00 p.m.
Fees/Admission:   NO COST
Mar 08   Vista Chamber Business Mixer
The Vista Chamber of Commerce and Easy Turf invite you to join us for an evening of networking, food, fun and music.
  • Raffle Prize drawings
  • Complimentary hors d'oeuvres
  • No host bar
  • Great Connections
  • No reservations required
Date:   March 8, 2017
Time:   05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Website:   http://www.vistachamber.org
Location:   Easy Turf
2750 La Mirada Drive, Vista
Contact:   760-726-1122
Email:   info@vistachamber.org
Date/Time Details:   Wednesday, January 11
5 - 7 PM
Fees/Admission:   $5 for Members
$20 for Prospective Members
No RSVP required to attend
Mar 09   Vista Chamber Ribbon Cutting
The Vista Chamber of Commerce invites Chamber members, our Board of Directors, City officials and the public to a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for LA FUENTE CHARTER ACADEMY.
Date:   March 9, 2017
Time:   09:00 AM - 09:30 AM
Website:   http://WWW.SPRINGSCS.ORG
Location:   La Fuente Charter Academy
700 E. Bobier, Vista

 
Contact:   760-726-1122
Email:   info@vistachamber.org
Date/Time Details:   THURSDAY, MARCH 9
9:00 A.M.

 
Fees/Admission:   NO COST
Mar 09   Alzheimer's San Diego Support & Discussion Group
Support  & Discussion Group - Vista Gardens Memory Care ... Please see attached flyer for details
Leaders:
Sandy Braff, MFT & Carol Genson
Date:   March 9, 2017
Time:   01:30 PM - 03:30 PM
Location:   Vista Gardens Memory Care
1863 Devon Place
Vista
Contact:   (858) 966-3303 Rebecca McDaniel, MSW
Email:   rmcdaniel@alzsd.org
Date/Time Details:   Every Thursday of the Month
 
Mar 09   What Happens After My Adjustments?
You are invited to come and discover what happens in your body after a scientific adjustment. Dr. Williams has an exciting presentation that will keep you on your toes. Find out all the steps to how you are living longer and how your body is preventing cancer. Appetizers will be served. Bring a friend and spread the word, they will be grateful that you did!
Date:   March 9, 2017
Time:   07:15 PM - 08:30 PM
Website:   http://www.healthfromwithinCA.com
Location:   Health From Within Family Wellness Center
818 Marron Road, Suite 103
Carlsbad, CA 92008
Contact:   (760)385-8352
Email:   hfwdoctors@gmail.com
Date/Time Details:   Thursday, March 9, 2017
 at 7:15pm
Fees/Admission:   n/a
Mar 10   Vista Chamber Member Orientation
Come find out what the Vista Chamber of Commerce is all about! This is a great meeting for new businesses, prospective Chamber members, new managers at existing Chamber businesses, and more. You will find how the Chamber impacts our community and how you can maximize your investment on Chamber Membership. Lunch is on us, and provided by one of our member restaurants. An RSVP is appreciated.
Date:   March 10, 2017
Time:   12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Website:   http://www.vistachamber.org
Location:   Vista Chamber Conference Room
127 Main Street
Vista, CA 92084
Contact:   760-726-1122
Email:   Cathy@vistachamber.org
Date/Time Details:   Friday, March 10
12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Fees/Admission:  

No Cost. RSVP Appreciated.

Mar 11   Super STEM Saturday
Super STEM Saturday is a FREE EVENT with over 100 interactive demonstrations and hands-on science activities including: Rocket launches, Scientist chats, Build-a-Robot stations, Model displays, Animal encounters, and Magic shows!
Date:   March 11, 2017
Time:   10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Website:   http://www.ssstem.com
Location:   California State University San Marcos
333 S. Twin Oaks Valley Road, San Marcos
Date/Time Details:   Saturday, March 11
10 AM to 4 PM
Fees/Admission:   FREE EVENT
Mar 11   The Wonder of Elvis
The Wonder of Elvis - The Tribute  
The Wonder of Elvis - The Tribute starring Rob Ely as Elvis Presley
Experience the wonder of Elvis in this exciting one-man show starring Rob Ely, the King of Elvis Tribute Artists!
In this multi-faceted presentation portraying the three major phases of Elvis's career, Rob Ely delivers the most popular and exciting hits of Elvis, with all the moves and signature costumes Elvis fans have come to love.
From the early Fifties to the Black Leather '68 Special and into the Las Vegas jumpsuit era, Rob Ely IS the King in this hip shakin',

lip curling evening of great Elvis fun, suitable for the whole family!

 
Date:   March 11, 2017
Time:   03:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Location:   AVO Theater
303 Main Street, Vista
 
Date/Time Details:   Saturday, March 11
3:00 & 7:30 p.m.
 
Fees/Admission:   TICKETS - RESERVED SEATING:
$39.00 - Adult 
$36.00 - Seniors/Students/Military
$26.00 - Children 12 and Under 

Tickets are available online or in person at the
Avo Playhouse
303 Main Street
Vista, CA
760-724-2110/Tickets: http://www.vistixonline.com/
Mar 12   VCC Openinng Art SHow & Reception
We welcome the public to the Chamber of Commerce Office for an Opening Reception for artists Krista Timberlake and Dawn Hough Sebaugh. Timberlake's show is entitled "Aqua Chroma Watercolors". Sebaugh is an internationally known artist.
Please stop in to meet the artists and to view their beautiful watercolors and multimedia pictures that adorn our walls. Light refreshments will be served.
Date:   March 12, 2017
Time:   12:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Website:   http://www.vistachamber.org
Location:   Vista Chamber of Commerce
127 Main Street, Vista
Contact:   760-726-1122
Email:   info@vistachamber.org
Date/Time Details:   Sunday, March 12
12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Fees/Admission:   Free. Open to the public.
Mar 12   North County St. Patricks Day Festival
St. Patrick's Day Parade and Festival is the only family friendly Irish Festival in North County San Diego.  Featuring a parade, vendors, kids activities and live Irish music it's a day everyone can be Irish! Robin Hood's Archery Extravaganza!
  • Taste of Ireland Food Crawl
  • Exclusive Irish Whiskey Patch
  • Live Bands, Bagpipes, and Dancers
  • "Paddy's Pull"Arm Wrestling & Tankard hold Strength Games
  • "Putt Stop" gof game
  • Irish Jig Contest, Costume contests
  • "March of the Queen" people parade and more!
http://www.northcountystpatsfest.com
 
Date:   March 12, 2017
Time:   12:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Website:   http://www.northcountystpatsfest.com
Location:   Downtown Historic Vista
Date/Time Details:   Sunday, March 12
12:00 to 6:00 p.m.
Mar 12   Shelter to Soldier First Annual Dog Walk
First Annual Dog Walk to benefit Shelter to Soldier "Saving lives, two at a time".
Walk YOUR dog in the Downtown Vista St. Patrick's Day Celebration! Directly after our walk we will continue the fun at the America Legion for lunch, basket raffles, pet adoptions and vendor information. Please join us on March 12th as we walk in the Vista, CA St. Patrick's Day celebration.  Participants will meet at the Vista Village Creek (in the grass area between the Wave Water Park and Frazier Farms) at 2pm, we will walk through Vista with our dogs and then having an appreciation lunch at the American Legion Post 365 (1234 S Santa Fe Ave, Vista, CA 92084) immediately following the celebration.  There will be Gift Basket Raffles, Pet Adoption opportunities, and Vendor information.
Date:   March 12, 2017
Time:   03:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Website:   http://www.classy.org/vista/events/north-county-supports-shelter-to-soldier-dog-walk/e116425
Location:   Downtown Vista
American Legion Post 365
 
Email:   northcountyssts@gmail.com
Date/Time Details:   March 12, 2017
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. Downtown Vista St. Patricks Day Parade
4:00 - 5:00 p.m. American Legion Post 365
Mar 12 - Mar 14   Servant Leadership Conference 17

The Music of Servant Leadership Conference:

Is your leadership out of tune? Have your employees lost their rhythm? Come with us on a day and a half journey as we study the pieces that must come together to create a beautiful melody in your workplace.

Art Barter, SLI founder and CEO has said, “Help your employees find the beat, then watch them dance.” Servant leadership is no quickstep. It’s like a waltz with dips and turns, a journey that takes patience and dedication. With inspiring speakers, interactive sessions, and a wide array of tools to equip you on your journey, you’ll leave this conference with pep in your step and a desire to lift those around you.

Date:   March 12, 2017 - March 14, 2017
Time:   04:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Location:   Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina
333 West Harbor Drive
San Diego
Date/Time Details:   Sunday, March 12 starting at 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, March 14 ending at 2:30 p.m.
Fees/Admission:   To Register: http://servantleadershipinstitute.cvent.com/events/servant-leadership-conference-2017-san-diego-the-music-of-servant-leadership/event-summary-48b16700cccf428aae8de0bf6c350b24.aspx?ct=t(2017_Servant_Leadership_Conference_Micha2_7_2017)&mc_cid=02b76b7650&mc_eid=816c9b55d6
Early Bird until February 12 $1,175.00
Regular Rate $1.375.00
Non-profit, Active Military & Full Time Students $875.00
Mar 14   Vista City Council
Vista City Council - meets on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month at 5:30 PM in the City Council Chambers at City Hall.
Date:   March 14, 2017
Location:   200 Civic Center Drive, Vista
Date/Time Details:   Meets on the second and the fourth Tuesdays of each month at 5:30 PM. Council meetings are shown on cable television - Fridays at 5:00 PM on Cox Communications (Channel 19) and Thursdays at 6:00 PM on Adelphia Cable (Channel 3)
Mar 14   Membership Committee Meeting
Visit Prospective & current members in teams to explain Chamber benefits. (i.e. You can create warm leads for yourself!)
Date:   March 14, 2017
Time:   08:15 AM - 09:15 AM
Location:   Vista Chamber of Commerce
127 Main Street
 
Contact:   Paula Waring - Vista Chamber of Commerce Membership Director (760) 726-1122
Email:   www.vistachamber.org
Date/Time Details:   Second Tuesday of the month @ 8:15 a.m.
Mar 14   Vista Chamber Technology Tuesday
This Technology Tuesday, Aaron & Madeleine Gobidas of Go Be Rewarded will present "How to Use the new Facebook Ad Manager".This is a brown bag lunch...bring your own lunch.
  • Create a FAcebook ad/boosted post
  • Properly target your customer base
  • Use features such as geotargeting, lead forms, canvas, video, and how to attach special offers
  • Get in front of 4.000 targeted customers with only a $100 budget
Date:   March 14, 2017
Time:   12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Website:   http://www.vistachamber.org
Location:   Vista Chamber of Commerce
127 Main Street
Contact:   Cathy Witschger (760)726-1122
Email:   Cathy@vistachamber.org
Date/Time Details:   Tuesday, March 14
12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Fees/Admission:   No cost. RSVP's are appreciated.
Mar 14   Hiring at Happy Hour
We have planned a series of unique recruitment events called Hiring at Happy Hour, where employers from specific industries can discuss job opportunities with potential employees in an informal setting. These events are free and open to the public. Food and drinks will be available for purchase. Please bring printed copies of your resume.
Date:   March 14, 2017
Time:   04:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Website:   http://www.workforce.org/events
Location:   Advanced Manufacturing
Intergalactic Brewing Company
9725 Carroll Centre Road
San Diego, CA  92126
Email:   tiffanygarcia@workforce.org
Date/Time Details:   Tuesday, March 14
4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Fees/Admission:   Free. RSVP at http://www.hhham.eventbrite.com
Buy your own food & beverage.
Mar 15   Vista Chamber Lunch & Learn
Vista Chamber of Commerce extends an invitation to the public to attend our Lunch & Learn. This month features a presentation on "permaculture" by Mary "Klibs" Dralle, owner of "Cooking With Klibs". Permaculture (Permanent Agriculture) is the conscious design and maintenance of cultivated ecosystems which have the diversity, stability & resilience of natural ecosystems. Join us to learn more and to enjoy a delicious lunch!
Date:   March 15, 2017
Time:   12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Website:   http://www.vistachamber.org
Location:   Vista Chamber of Commerce
127 Main Street, Vista
Contact:   Cathy Witschger (760) 726-1122
Email:   Cathy@vistachamber.org
Date/Time Details:   Wednesday, March 15
12:00 to 1:00 p.m.    
Fees/Admission:   No cost.
Mar 16   Alzheimer's San Diego Support & Discussion Group
Support  & Discussion Group - Vista Gardens Memory Care ... Please see attached flyer for details
Leaders:
Sandy Braff, MFT & Carol Genson
Date:   March 16, 2017
Time:   01:30 PM - 03:30 PM
Location:   Vista Gardens Memory Care
1863 Devon Place
Vista
Contact:   (858) 966-3303 Rebecca McDaniel, MSW
Email:   rmcdaniel@alzsd.org
Date/Time Details:   Every Thursday of the Month
 
Mar 16   Vista Chamber Ribbon Cutting
The Vista Chamber of Commerce invites Chamber members, our Board of Directors, City officials and the public to a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for
CINEPOLIS JR. AUDITORIUM at their Grand Opening celebrations.
Date:   March 16, 2017
Time:   01:30 PM - 02:00 PM
Website:   http://www.cinepolisusa.com/vista
Location:  

CINEPOLIS THEATER

25 Main Street, Vista
 

Contact:   760-726-1122
Email:   info@vistachamber.org
Date/Time Details:   THURSDAY, MARCH 16
1:30 P.M.
Fees/Admission:   NO COST
Mar 17   Good Morning Vista @ Monarch at Shadowridge Apts
You are Cordially Invited to:
Good Morning Vista @ Monarch

Monarch at Shadowridge Apartments and the Vista Chamber of Commerce would like to invite you to this morning network coffee group.

Meet other community & business professionals and exchange contacts.
 
Date:   March 17, 2017
Time:   08:00 AM - 09:00 AM
Location:   At Monarch's Clubhouse
1850 Thibido Road
Vista
Date/Time Details:   The 3rd Friday of the Month
February 20, 2015
Fees/Admission:   Monarchs will provide light refreshments
No Cost to attend!
Mar 17   SCORE Women's Networking Breakfast
Women's Networking Breakfast-Connect, Learn, Grow-Celebrating Women Just Like You! The topic today:
INFLUENCER MARKETING and the RENAISSANCE in PR  
 
 There's a renaissance happening in one of the most unlikely places - Public Relations.  Think PR is antiquated and old-school?  Think again!  With all of the noise on the Internet, getting a 3rd party endorsement has become more valuable than ever!  Fortunately, the evolution of social and digital media have created a wealth new opportunities for digital marketers - especially in the realm of PR.  But as is always the case, there's a monetary and strategic advantage to embracing these new strategies early on.  Attend our 3/17 seminar and get a first mover advantage while being part of the renaissance that is 'Digital PR'.
The speaker is John Bertino, an inbound markting and SEO expert.

 
Date:   March 17, 2017
Time:   08:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Website:   http://www.sandiegoscore.org
Location:   Jacobs Center
404 Euclid Avenue
San Diego, 92114
Contact:   SCORE 619-727-4874
Email:   score0140@scorevolunteer.org
Date/Time Details:   Friday, March 17
8:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Fees/Admission:   Attendee $15
Exhibitor $65
Mar 17   Vista Chamber Ribbon Cutting
The Vista Chamber of Commerce invites Chamber members, our Board of Directors, City officials and the public to a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for SOLUTIONS FARMS, a Solutions For Change affiliate.
Date:   March 17, 2017
Time:   10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Website:   http://WWW.SPRINGSCS.ORG
Location:   Solutions Farms
948 La Rueda Drive, Vista

 
Contact:   760-726-1122
Email:   info@vistachamber.org
Date/Time Details:   Friday, March 17
10:00 a.m.

 
Fees/Admission:   NO COST
Mar 20   Cabi Fashion Event
Ladies, Please come by for cabi fashion, friendship and refreshments. You are sure to find something special in the new Spring/Summer collection! Please feel free to bring a friend or two! RSVP to Lee Puglisi leepuglisi05@gmail.com or 760-828-5700 Cabi Fashion will be at the Women Who Will Event in September...come see what it is all about!
Date:   March 20, 2017
Time:   04:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Location:   ICP America, Inc. 1070 Joshua Way Vista, CA 92081
Contact:   Lee Ann Puglisi leepuglisi05@GMAIL.COM
Date/Time Details:   March 20th at 4:00 p.m.
Mar 21   Board of Directors meeting
Date:   March 21, 2017
Time:   07:30 AM - 09:00 AM
Location:   Chamber Office
127 Main Street
Vista, Ca
Contact:   Chamber Office (760)726-1122
Email:   info@vistachamber.org
Date/Time Details:   Meets the third Tuesday of the month at 7:30 am
Mar 21   Education Committee
Join us for our Monthly Education Committee meeting as we discuss issues and resources available in the world of Education.  Each month we have different guest speakers to talk about diverse educational topics.
Date:   March 21, 2017
Time:   04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Location:   Vista Chamber of Commerce
127 Main Street
Vista, CA 92084
Email:   info@vistachamber.org
Date/Time Details:   Third Tuesday of the Month
4:00pm
Fees/Admission:   None.
Mar 23   Alzheimer's San Diego Support & Discussion Group
Support  & Discussion Group - Vista Gardens Memory Care ... Please see attached flyer for details
Leaders:
Sandy Braff, MFT & Carol Genson
Date:   March 23, 2017
Time:   01:30 PM - 03:30 PM
Location:   Vista Gardens Memory Care
1863 Devon Place
Vista
Contact:   (858) 966-3303 Rebecca McDaniel, MSW
Email:   rmcdaniel@alzsd.org
Date/Time Details:   Every Thursday of the Month
 
Mar 24   Meet the Leaders with Vista Chamber of Commerce

Join us for our Annual Meet the Leaders Dinner on Friday March 24, 2017 @ Shadowridge Golf Club at 6:00pm.  Congressman Darrell Issa will be our keynote speaker.  Other speakers we have invited are California State Senator Patricia Bates and Board of Equalization Vice Chair Diane Harkey.

Meet the Leaders Disclaimer:
The Vista Chamber of Commerce is a non-partisan organization.  This is the 8th Annual Meet the Leaders event that the Vista Chamber has hosted. Meet the Leaders is not a political fund raiser for any candidate.  The Chamber does not endorse candidates on any level.  Meet the Leaders is meant to create a forum where business, civic and community leaders can connect with their elected officials that represent them at the local, county, regional, state and federal level.  The cocktail hour provides an opportunity for attendees to mix, mingle and discuss items that are of interest to them.  The speaker presentations are meant to give our representatives a chance to share what projects they are working on. Meet the Leaders does not include a question and answer session.  As with all Chamber events, all attendees are expected to conduct themselves with the utmost respect and professionalism.  Dialogue between parties of varying viewpoints is highly valued and is expected to be done respectfully. Disruptive behavior will result in being removed from the event.  Tickets are all final sale, refunds will not be issued.
 

Date:   March 24, 2017
Time:   06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Website:   http://www.vistachamber.org
Location:   Shadowridge Golf Club
1980 Gateway Drive, Vista

 
Contact:   760-726-1122
Email:   info@vistachamber.org
Date/Time Details:   Friday, March 24
6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Fees/Admission:   Cost is $125 per person.
Sponsorship opportunities are available.

 
Mar 25   Fabulous After 50: Dating, socializing and finding happiness at a new age!!!!
Professor Terri Wallis shares her 50+ years of experience in this light hearted yet serious look at how to keep going after the age of 50! Fabulous after 50 yrs is a course to assist you in finding your path or getting back on your path to health, happiness, and fun! We will focus on the inside and outside to create our best life yet! This is an introductory course on “How to be your best self NOW!” In the first class on March 25th we will cover the topic of dating and socializing. The topic are covered in the context of life as a 50+ adult. We will talk about new social rules for dating, sexuality, expectations, and who pays???? Yes, the rules are different now but the game is the same! We will talk about how and where to find new ways to socialize and why.
Date:   March 25, 2017
Time:   09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Website:   http://www.vistaadultschool.org/
Location:   Vista Adult School Address: 510 Sunset Dr, Vista, CA 92081 Phone: (760) 758-7122
Contact:   Phone: (760) 758-7122
Date/Time Details:   9am - 12noon
Fees/Admission:   $25.00 pre-registration is required
Mar 27   Women Breaking Boundaries - Latina Leaders
Women Breaking Boundaries: Latina Leaders
This is a distinguished speaker series featuring successful women leaders in nontraditional fields. Join us for food, panel discussion and Q&A.
Panelists:
  • Alessandra Lezama, CEO Abacus Next
  • Ana De Santiago, Deputy District Attorney, San Diego County DA Office
  • Catherine Garcia, News Anchor NBC 7 News
  • Mara Elliott, City Attorney San Diego

 

 
Date:   March 27, 2017
Time:   05:30 PM - 07:00 PM
Website:   http://csusm.edu/go/wbb
Location:   USU Ballroom @ California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) 
333 S. Twin Oaks Valley Rd, San Marcos, CA 92096
Date/Time Details:   Monday, March 27, 2017
5:30pm – 7pm
Fees/Admission:   Students, Faculty, Staff, and Alumni (free) / Community Members ($10)
RSVP’s and Community Tickets: https://csusm-womenbreakingboundaries-spring2017.eventbrite.com
Mar 28   Vista City Council
Vista City Council - meets on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month at 5:30 PM in the City Council Chambers at City Hall.
Date:   March 28, 2017
Location:   200 Civic Center Drive, Vista
Date/Time Details:   Meets on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month at 5:30 PM. Council meetings  are shown on cable television - Fridays at 5:00 PM on Cox Communications (Channel 19) and Thursdays at 6:00 PM on Adelphia Cable (Channel 3)
Mar 29   Vista Chamber Lunch Mob
Join us on Wednesday, March 29 at 12:00pm for our lunch Mob at Big Jim's 395 Grill in Vista.  This is an informal networking opportunity to grow your business network, eat with some friends and love on a chamber member restaurant.  There is no cost to attend, however each guest pays for their own lunch.   A Chamber representative will greet everyone at the door and direct you to our area.  You’re going to eat anyway, might as well join us!
Date:   March 29, 2017
Time:   12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Website:   http://www.vistachamber.org
Location:   Big Jim's 395 Grill
777 E. Vista Way
Vista, CA
Contact:   760-726-1122
Email:   info@vistachamber.org
Date/Time Details:   12:00 to 1:00 pm
Fees/Admission:   No host: Buy your own lunch
Mar 30   Alzheimer's San Diego Support & Discussion Group
Support  & Discussion Group - Vista Gardens Memory Care ... Please see attached flyer for details
Leaders:
Sandy Braff, MFT & Carol Genson
Date:   March 30, 2017
Time:   01:30 PM - 03:30 PM
Location:   Vista Gardens Memory Care
1863 Devon Place
Vista
Contact:   (858) 966-3303 Rebecca McDaniel, MSW
Email:   rmcdaniel@alzsd.org
Date/Time Details:   Every Thursday of the Month
 
Mar 30   VCC Beer Committee
This month the Vista Chamber of Commerce Beer Committee meets at Indian Joe Brewing. Join us for a some beer tasting or a pint among new and old friends and associates. Members buy their own. It's a fun and casual time!
Date:   March 30, 2017
Time:   05:30 PM - 07:00 PM
Website:   http://www.vistachamber.org
Location:   Indian Joe Brewing
2123 Industrial Court, Vista
Contact:   760-726-1122
Email:   info@vistachamber.org
Date/Time Details:   Thursday, March 30
5:30 p.m.
Fees/Admission:   No cost. BYOB (Buy Your Own Beer)