Discover Jenks ads now available

Advertisements are now being accepted for the annual Discover Jenks magazine, the definitive guide to all things Jenks for visitors, new residents and tourists.

The Chamber distributes Discover Jenks to local businesses, at major sporting events and in response to tourist inquiries from across the nation.

Discover Jenks features information about local businesses, community events and the community at large.

Click here to view advertising rates.

For questions, contact the Jenks Chamber at 918-299-5005.

Click here to view last year’s Discover Jenks magazine.

Members named to Tulsa People ‘A List’

Congratulations to all our members named to the Tulsa People Magazine’s A-List for 2017! They are:

Dine Local
Mazzio’s
Los Cabos
Ruth’s Chris Steak House

Fun For All
Andy B’s
River Spirit Casino Resort
Spain Ranch
Tulsa Drillers
Tulsa Oilers
Tulsa Technology Center

Shop Local
Reasor’s
River City Trading Post

Head to Toe
The Hearing Doctor

Services
Air Comfort Solutions
GH2 Architects
Renaissance Hardwood Floors
Tulsa Federal Credit Union
Woodland West Animal Hospital
Arvest
Baker Pools
BancFirst
Bank of Oklahoma
Brian D Wiggs
Christian Brothers Automotive
Mabrey Bank
MaidPro
Oklahoma Central Credit Union
TTCU
Windows by Jeff
Woodland West Pet Resort
Be sure to stop in and tell them congratulations!

View the full A-List here.

Jenks America Freedom Fest returns July 4

Celebrate Independence Day in downtown Jenks with the whole family!

Jenks America Freedom Fest is fun for everyone with food trucks, live music, a kids zone and more. The festival begins at 10 a.m. and ends at 4 p.m., just in time to head to RiverWalk Crossing for a seat at Los Cabos Boomfest, the biggest fireworks show around.

The Jenks America Kiwanis Club will be on hand again this year giving out free watermelon, so come hungry!

Want to get involved? Click here to download the sponsorship form.

Are you a food vendor? Click here to apply to participate.

We’re also looking for high-quality non-food art and artisanal products. Click here to apply.

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Summer reading program kicks off at the library

Save the date! Tulsa City-County Library’s Summer Reading Program starts May 30!

This summer, there’s a reading program for EVERYBODY in your family: babies, children, teens, and adults! Starting on May 30, visit any of the 24 locations ofthe Tulsa City-County Library to sign up. Teens and adults may also register online.

Earn great prizes and coupons for food and local recreation! Attend awesome free events! Read for the fun if it!

Visit www.TulsaLibrary.org/Summer for more information!

Leadership expert to address May luncheon

The Jenks Chamber of Commerce’ s May luncheon will feature leadership advice from a nationally-accredited expert on the subject.

The luncheon will take place at noon on May 17 at the Hive, 115 S. First St. in Jenks.

Dr. Sherry Been is an instructor at Tulsa Tech’s Leadership Institute. She will provide tips to help attendees become more effective in both business and their personal lives using a framework centered on Steven R. Covey’s best-selling book “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People.”

The cost to attend is $15 for Chamber members, $20 for non-members and non-RSVP’d guests.

RSVP to nick.demoss(at)jenkschamber.com by 5 p.m. May 15 to attend.

Please note this month’s speaker has changed in response to a scheduling conflict.

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Belk seeks non-profits for Charity Sale Event

Looking for a great way to raise money for your favorite non-profit organization?

Then you’ll want to be a part of Belk’s semi-annual Charity Sale Event on April 29th.

Participating charities raise money by selling tickets for $5 each, which entitles purchasers to attend a private 4-hour sale featuring 15-70% off rarely discounted brands storewide. The entire $5 from every ticket sold goes to the participating charity so it’s a great fund-raising opportunity. The more tickets you sell, the more money you’ll raise.

Tickets sales for this hugely popular event have begun so if you belong to or know of a charity interested in participating, please call Cindy at 918-447-6823 ext 202 for more information and pick up you participating form today!

February Luncheon: ‘Put Your Best Voice Forward’

In her entertaining and informative talk “Put Your Best Voice Forward,” Rena Cook shares insights on the correlation between voice and success. 

The luncheon will take place at noon on Feb. 15 at the Hive, 115 S. First St. in Jenks.

Tracing her history from Jenks High School drama teacher, to university professor, to internationally-acclaimed voice and speech trainer, Rena shares strategies and techniques that will have you speaking more confidently, breathing more deeply and standing a little straighter.

She holds an MA in Voice Studies from London’s Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, and an MFA in Directing from OU.

Learn more about Rena here.

The cost to attend is $15 for Chamber members, $20 for non-members and non-RSVP’d guests.

RSVP to nick.demoss(at)jenkschamber.com by 5 p.m. Feb. 13 to attend.

Chamber president receives IOM designation

Jenks Chamber of Commerce President Josh Driskell graduated last week from the Institute for Organization Management, receiving his official IOM designation.

The IOM designation signifies an individual has completed 96 hours of course instruction in nonprofit management.

The Institute for Organization Management is a program of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation.

Driskell attended and graduated from the program at the University of Arizona campus in Tucson. He was also honored as the speaker on behalf of his graduating class.

Learn more about the IOM program here.

January Luncheon to feature State of the Schools address

Jenks Superintendent Dr. Stacey Butterfield will deliver her annual State of the Schools address at the Chamber’s luncheon on Jan. 18.

The luncheon will begin at noon at the Hive, 115 S. First St. in Jenks.

Dr. Butterfield will provide an update on several major projects underway in the district, as well as a look ahead for Jenks Public Schools.

The cost to attend is $15 for Chamber members, $20 for non-members and non-RSVP’d attendees.

The deadline to RSVP is 5 p.m. Jan. 16. RSVP to nick.demoss@jenkschamber.com to attend.

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