Events for August 2014
Miramar Pembroke Pines Regional Chamber of Commerce
Aug 02   College & Career Showcase
The Miramar Pembroke Pines Regional Chamber of Commerce is proud to support a College Showcase of area education institutions at the Shops at Pembroke Gardens.  Come and see area colleges and educational facilities while shopping for your back to school needs.
Date:   August 2, 2014
Time:   10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Location:   The Shops at Pembroke Gardens
(Fountain Area across from The Pub)
527 SW 145th Terrace
Pembroke Pines, FL 33027
Date/Time Details:   Saturday, August 2, 2014
10:00AM - 4:00PM
Fees/Admission:   Open to Public
Booth Price $165.00
Aug 04   Team Chamber Toastmasters
-Become a better and presenter
-Communicate with confidence
-Develop your leadership skills
- Listen Effectively
Learn these skills and more in a supportive, self-paced, fun atmosphere.
Date:   August 4, 2014
Time:   06:30 PM - 08:00 PM
Location:  

Brown Mackie College

3700 Lakeside Drive

Miramar Fl 33027

Date/Time Details:  

1st, 3rd and 5th Mondays
6:30PM - 8:00PM

Fees/Admission:   $60 for 6 months
New member please add $20 one time admin fee
Must be a Chamber Member to Enroll
Aug 05   Ambassador Committee Meeting

Ambassadors are the spirit of the Chamber. As liaisons of our Chamber, their constant presence at all Chamber functions provides a professionally hospitable atmosphere as well as assists in establishing relationships among its membership.

Date:   August 5, 2014
Time:   09:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location:   Miramar Pembroke Pines Regional Chamber of Commerce
10100 Pines Blvd. 4th Floor
Pembroke Pines, FL 33026
Date/Time Details:   Start Time: 9:00 AM
Aug 06   Workforce Development Committee
Consists of members in the business community who are interested in and supportive of advancing our education and workforce development future in our region. 
 
  • Young Entrepreneurship Academy: The Young Entrepreneurs Academy, or YEA!, is a groundbreaking educational program that takes students, ages 11 to 18, through the process of starting and running real businesses/social movements over the course of a full academic year.
Date:   August 6, 2014
Time:   08:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Location:   Miramar Pembroke Pines Regional Chamber of Commerce
10100 Pines Boulevard, 4th Floor
Pembroke Pines, FL 33026
Contact:   Robert Goltz
Email:   robert@miramarpembrokepines.org
Date/Time Details:   First Wednesday of the month at 8:30AM
Fees/Admission:   Must be member to attend.
Aug 06   City of Pembroke Pines Commission Meeting
Commissions of the City of Pembroke Pines meet to review local issues. The Chamber's Business Highlight of the Month is introduced to the members of the City's government and the public in attendance.
Date:   August 6, 2014
Time:   06:30 PM
Website:   http://www.ppines.com
Location:   Pembroke Pines Municipal Building 10100 Pines Blvd. Pembroke Pines, FL 33026
Date/Time Details:   Start Time: 6:30PM
Aug 06   City of Miramar Commission Meeting
Commission of the City of Miramar meet to review local issiues. The Chamber's Business Highligt of the Month is introduced to the members of the City's government and the public in attendence.
Date:   August 6, 2014
Time:   07:00 PM
Website:   http://www.ci.miramar.fl.us
Location:   Miramar City Hall 2300 CIvic Center Place Miramar, FL
Date/Time Details:   Start Time: 7:00 PM
Aug 07   Toastmasters - Pembroke Pines Club #6003 - Weekly Meeting
The mission of a Toastmasters club is to provide a mutually supportive and positive learning environment in which every member has the opportunity to develop and practice communication and leadership skills, which in turn foster self-confidence and personal growth.

The Pembroke Pines Club #6003 meets every Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. at Leeza's Place @ Memorial Hospital Pembroke / (Northeast corner of University Drive & Sheridan Street -- behind IHOP) in Pembroke Pines.

After our meeting we often get together for breakfast at IHOP (10% discount) from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. to network & share among the Pembroke Pines Club members.

GUESTS WELCOME! We hope to see you in our next meeting...

To find information about our meetings or to become a new Toastmaster, please contact IVAN SALDIAS, VP of Membership - (305) 790-4076 / ivansaldias@bellsouth.net or MARIA ALEXANDRA SANCHEZ, VP of Public Relations - (954) 822-8919 / mariaalexandrasanchez@gmail.com.
Date:   August 7, 2014
Time:   07:30 AM - 08:30 AM
Website:   http://pembrokepines.freetoasthost.biz/
Location:   2261 N. University Dr, Pembroke Pines, FL 33026
Contact:   Ivan Saldias, VP of Membership or Maria Alexandra Sanchez, VP of Public Relations - (954) 372-7207
Email:   pembrokepinestm@gmail.com
Date/Time Details:   Every Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.
Fees/Admission:   Guest are welcome for free! Toastmaster membership is $75 per year.
Aug 07   Scholarship Committee
Encourages continued education opportunity for students through annual scholarship awards. Stimulates the participation of both the business and professional community in the educational process of mentoring the next generation of business and community leaders in our area high schools.
Date:   August 7, 2014
Time:   08:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Location:   Miramar Pembroke Pines, Regional Chamber of Commerce
10100 Pines Boulevard, 4th Floor
Pembroke Pines, FL 33026
Contact:   Robert Goltz
Email:   robert@miramarpembrokepins.org
Date/Time Details:   First Thursday of the month at 8:30AM
Aug 07   Governance Committee Meeting
The Governance Committee ensures that the Chamber operates consistently with best governance practices for similar organizations, identifies and recommends candidates to serve on the Board, and handles any other governance related matters
Date:   August 7, 2014
Time:   10:00 AM
Location:   Miramar Pembroke Pines Regional Chamber of Commerce
10100 Pines Boulevard, 4th Floor
Pembroke Pines, FL 33026
Contact:   Robert Goltz
Email:   robert@miramarpembrokepines.org
Date/Time Details:   First Thursday of the month at 10:00AM
Fees/Admission:   Must be a member of the Chamber.
Aug 07   Young Professionals 360 Training "Building Your Network to Build Success"
Young Professionals 360 Training "Building Your Network to Build Success"

LEARN TIPS ON HOW TO NETWORK AND BUILD YOUR REPUTATION THROUGH SOCIAL MEDIA, ATTENDING EVENTS AND BUILDING    EXISTING RELATIONSHIPS.
 

 
Date:   August 7, 2014
Time:   05:30 PM - 07:00 PM
Location:   KEISER UNIVERSITY
1640 SW 145th AVENUE
PEMBROKE PINES, FL 33027

 
 
Contact:   Robert Goltz
Email:   robert@miramarpembrokepines.org
Date/Time Details:   THURSDAY, AUGUST 7, 2014
5:30PM—7:00PM

 
 
Fees/Admission:   FREE FOR YOUNG PROFESSIONALS 360
AND CHAMBER MEMBERS.
$10.00 FOR NON-MEMBERS
MUST BE BETWEEN THE AGES OF 21-40 TO ATTEND.
 
SPACE IS LIMITED TO THE

FIRST 25 REGISTRANTS!
 
 
 
Aug 12   Membership Breakfast
Enjoy the BIG monthly event and learn about opportunities the Chamber provides for members. Meet and network with the newest Chamber members who will be honored at this event. Be there to experience the latest enhancement to this already hugely popular event. This event is open to the public and sponsors are encouraged to invite their own clients, members and associates for enhanced networking opportunities.
Date:   August 12, 2014
Time:   07:00 AM - 09:00 AM
Location:   S.W. Focal Point Senior Center 301 NW 103rd Avenue Pembroke Pines, FL
Date/Time Details:   Start Time: 7:00 AM
Fees/Admission:   $10 members; $20 non-members Online until Monday August 11th 4:00PM
1 Table Top and 2 Breakfast Entrances $35 Members Only
Aug 14   Toastmasters - Pembroke Pines Club #6003 - Weekly Meeting
The mission of a Toastmasters club is to provide a mutually supportive and positive learning environment in which every member has the opportunity to develop and practice communication and leadership skills, which in turn foster self-confidence and personal growth.

The Pembroke Pines Club #6003 meets every Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. at Leeza's Place @ Memorial Hospital Pembroke / (Northeast corner of University Drive & Sheridan Street -- behind IHOP) in Pembroke Pines.

After our meeting we often get together for breakfast at IHOP (10% discount) from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. to network & share among the Pembroke Pines Club members.

GUESTS WELCOME! We hope to see you in our next meeting...

To find information about our meetings or to become a new Toastmaster, please contact IVAN SALDIAS, VP of Membership - (305) 790-4076 / ivansaldias@bellsouth.net or MARIA ALEXANDRA SANCHEZ, VP of Public Relations - (954) 822-8919 / mariaalexandrasanchez@gmail.com.
Date:   August 14, 2014
Time:   07:30 AM - 08:30 AM
Website:   http://pembrokepines.freetoasthost.biz/
Location:   2261 N. University Dr, Pembroke Pines, FL 33026
Contact:   Ivan Saldias, VP of Membership or Maria Alexandra Sanchez, VP of Public Relations - (954) 372-7207
Email:   pembrokepinestm@gmail.com
Date/Time Details:   Every Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.
Fees/Admission:   Guest are welcome for free! Toastmaster membership is $75 per year.
Aug 15   Women in Business Committee Meeting
This committee organizes three business networking luncheons annually, which feature inspiring women speakers, providing a professional atmosphere for men and women alike.
Date:   August 15, 2014
Time:   08:30 AM - 09:30 AM
Location:  

 

 

 

Second Cup
11045 Pines Boulevard
Pembroke Pines, FL 33026

8:30 am – 9:30 am
Please RSVP of your attendance.
Date/Time Details:   Start Time: 8:30 AM
Aug 18   Team Chamber Toastmasters
-Become a better and presenter
-Communicate with confidence
-Develop your leadership skills
- Listen Effectively
Learn these skills and more in a supportive, self-paced, fun atmosphere.
Date:   August 18, 2014
Time:   06:30 PM - 08:00 PM
Location:  

Brown Mackie College

3700 Lakeside Drive

Miramar Fl 33027

Date/Time Details:  

1st, 3rd and 5th Mondays
6:30PM - 8:00PM

Fees/Admission:   $60 for 6 months
New member please add $20 one time admin fee
Must be a Chamber Member to Enroll
Aug 19   Chamber Communications Committee
The Communications Council connects communications professionals and serves as a source of knowledge for the Chamber and membership. The committee will host various trainings and seminars on communication and marketing for its members.
Date:   August 19, 2014
Time:   08:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Location:   Miramar Pembroke Pines Regional Chamber of Commerce
10100 Pines Boulevard, 4th Floor
Pembroke Pines, FL 33026
Contact:   Robert Goltz
Email:   Robert@miramarpembrokepines.org
Date/Time Details:   Third Tuesday of the month at 8:30AM
Fees/Admission:   Must be a member to attend
Aug 20   Sip & Taste Committee Meeting
As the signature event of the chamber and community this annual “wine and food tasting” event, features local culinary vendors, entertainment, art, demonstrations, and more.  The “Sip and Taste” is a first class evening out for the regional area and grows in attendance every year.  
 
Date:   August 20, 2014
Time:   08:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Website:   http://www.miramarpembrokepines.org/meetings-events/sip-wine-taste-heaven
Location:   NexPub Printing
3820 Executive Way
Miramar, FL 33025
Contact:   Robert Goltz
Email:   robert@miramarpembrokepines.org
Date/Time Details:   Third Wednesday of every month at 8:30AM
Fees/Admission:   Must be a member to attend.
Aug 20   City of Pembroke Pines Commission Meeting
Commissions of the City of Pembroke Pines meet to review local issues. The Chamber's Business Highlight of the Month is introduced to the members of the City's government and the public in attendance.
Date:   August 20, 2014
Time:   06:30 PM
Website:   http://www.ppines.com
Location:   Pembroke Pines Municipal Building 10100 Pines Blvd. Pembroke Pines, FL 33026
Date/Time Details:   Start Time: 6:30PM
Aug 20   City of Miramar Commission Meeting
Commissions of the City of Miramar meet to review local issues. The Chamber's Business Highlight of the Month is introduced to the members of the City's government and the public in attendance.
Date:   August 20, 2014
Time:   07:00 PM
Website:   http://ci.miramar.fl.us
Location:   Miramar Town Center 2300 Civic Center Place Miramar, FL 33025
Date/Time Details:   Start Time: 7PM
Aug 21   Toastmasters - Pembroke Pines Club #6003 - Weekly Meeting
The mission of a Toastmasters club is to provide a mutually supportive and positive learning environment in which every member has the opportunity to develop and practice communication and leadership skills, which in turn foster self-confidence and personal growth.

The Pembroke Pines Club #6003 meets every Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. at Leeza's Place @ Memorial Hospital Pembroke / (Northeast corner of University Drive & Sheridan Street -- behind IHOP) in Pembroke Pines.

After our meeting we often get together for breakfast at IHOP (10% discount) from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. to network & share among the Pembroke Pines Club members.

GUESTS WELCOME! We hope to see you in our next meeting...

To find information about our meetings or to become a new Toastmaster, please contact IVAN SALDIAS, VP of Membership - (305) 790-4076 / ivansaldias@bellsouth.net or MARIA ALEXANDRA SANCHEZ, VP of Public Relations - (954) 822-8919 / mariaalexandrasanchez@gmail.com.
Date:   August 21, 2014
Time:   07:30 AM - 08:30 AM
Website:   http://pembrokepines.freetoasthost.biz/
Location:   2261 N. University Dr, Pembroke Pines, FL 33026
Contact:   Ivan Saldias, VP of Membership or Maria Alexandra Sanchez, VP of Public Relations - (954) 372-7207
Email:   pembrokepinestm@gmail.com
Date/Time Details:   Every Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.
Fees/Admission:   Guest are welcome for free! Toastmaster membership is $75 per year.
Aug 21   Government & Legislative Affairs Committee Meeting
Legislative action is one of the highest priorities for members of the Chamber. This committee gathers information on business legislative issues, prepares policy information and makes recommendations regarding legislative action to the board of directors.
Date:   August 21, 2014
Time:   08:15 AM - 10:00 AM
Location:   Miramar Pembroke Pines Regional Chamber of Commerce
10100 Pines Boulevard . 3rd Floor Conference Room
Pembroke Pines, FL 33026
Contact:   Robert Goltz
Email:   robert@miramarpembrokepines.org
Date/Time Details:   Third Thursday of the month at 8:15AM
Fees/Admission:   Must be a member to attend.
Aug 21 - Aug 23   Golfsmith Xtreme Pembroke Pines, FL Grand Opening Celebration
To celebrate the newest edition of the Golfsmith presence in Florida, Golfsmith International will be hosting a three-day Grand Opening Celebration on Thursday, August 21- through Saturday, August 23 at its new Pembroke Pines location (12151 Pines Blvd, Pembroke Pines FL 33026). Each day will feature a full day of activities and contests for guests to enjoy including $7,500 in giveaways, instructional clinics and demo events with TaylorMade and Callaway. The full schedule of events is as follows: ? Thursday, August 21 ? An invite-only sneak peak event will feature a 1 day only discount for Leaderboard members. The first 200 customers in the store will receive a 2 pack of Bridgestone golf balls and at each location customers can register to win a set of Taylor Made SLDR irons! ? Friday, August 22 ? The first 100 customers in the store will receive a gift with additional contests all day for a chance to win Taylor Made merchandise. Also, customers will be able to take advantage of the 1 day only doorbuster; Taylor Made Burner Plus iron sets exclusively sold at $229.98 while supplies last ? a $70 saving! ? Saturday, August 23 ? The first 100 customers in the store will receive a gift with additional contests all day for a chance to win Callaway merchandise including the all-new Big Bertha V Series Driver!
Date:   August 21, 2014 - August 23, 2014
Time:   10:00 AM - 08:00 PM
Website:   http://www.golfsmith.com/ps/display?page=ps/pembroke-pines-opening
Location:   12151 Pines Blvd, Pembroke Pines FL 33026
Contact:   Golfsmith 512-837-8810
Date/Time Details:   Thursday August 21 - Saturday August 23 All day event
Fees/Admission:   Free
Aug 22   Past Chair Breakfast
The Immediate Past  Chair Ismael Monroig is arranging our first breakfast with past Chairs of the Chamber, to bring them up to speed on current Chamber activities and solicit their input and support for the Chamber as we continue to grow and move forward.

At the meeting, Robert  Goltz, Chamber President, will be available to answer any  questions regarding plans for the organization and  current happenings. This is a great way to get involved with the organization you assisted in laying the foundation for.
Date:   August 22, 2014
Time:   08:00 AM - 09:30 AM
Location:   Mayor's Cafe
1677 N Hiatus Road
Pembroke Pines, FL 33026
Contact:   Robert Goltz
Email:   robert@miramarpembrokepines.org
Date/Time Details:   Friday,  August  22, 2014
8:00 AM
Fees/Admission:   By Invitation Only
Past Chairs of the Miramar Pembroke Pines Regional Chamber of Commerce
Aug 26   Young Professionals Committee
The YP360 Committee is comprised of young professionals ages 20-40. The committee, which meets monthly, plans events for young professionals.. Events include networking events at Chamber member firms, casual socials, seminars, educational luncheons, government speakers and community service activities.
Date:   August 26, 2014
Time:   08:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Location:   Miramar Pembroke Pines Regional Chamber of Commerce
10100 Pines Boulevard, 4th Floor
Pembroke Pines, FL 33026
Contact:   Robert Goltz
Email:   robert@miramarpembrokepines.org
Date/Time Details:   Fourth Tuesday of the month at 8:30 AM at the Chamber.
 
Aug 26   Member Orientation
Please join us and along with other
Chamber members for
Orientation
at the Chamber Office
 
You’llbe introduced to the Chamber Programs, Benefits
and Perks; you’ll meet your support staff;
and you’ll get answers to your
questions about the Chamber and the Business Community
R.S.V.P. is requested to the Chamber Office
 (954) 432-9808
Date:   August 26, 2014
Time:   08:45 AM - 09:45 AM
Location:  

 Pembroke Pines Municipal Building, 10100 Pines Boulevard, 4th Floor Pembroke Pines. 

Contact:   Samia Chevannes 954-432-9808
Email:   samia@miramarpembrokepines.org
Date/Time Details:  
Last Tuesday of the month
8:45AM - 9:45AM
Aug 26   Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) Information Session

Join us for an info session about the Young Entrepreneurs Academy. Whether you are a student, parent, guidance counselor, or teacher, this is your opportunity to learn more about this program, ask questions, and hear from a past student and parent.

The Young Entrepreneurs Academy – or YEA! – is an exciting, fun, projects-based afterschool program that teaches middle and high school students to start and run their own real businesses. YEA! classes will meet each week on Tuesdays from 4-7 p.m starting in November. Prior experience with business is not required. All that is required is an interest in and excitement for business. For more information on the Young Entrepreneurs Academy, visit our website  or contact yea@miramarpembrokepines.org.

 

Date:   August 26, 2014
Time:   05:30 PM - 06:30 PM
Website:   http://www.miramarpembrokepines.org/meetings-events/young-entrepreneurs-academy-yea
Location:   To Be Announced
Contact:   Robert Goltz
Email:   yea@miramarpembrokepines.org
Date/Time Details:   Tuesday, July 22, 2014
5:30PM - 6:30PM
Fees/Admission:   FREE but Pre-Registration is required
Aug 27   Chamber for Good/NonProfit Committee
This council convenes nonprofit members to share best practices, network, and give input on Chamber programs and services geared to nonprofit members
Date:   August 27, 2014
Time:   08:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Location:   Miramar Pembroke Pines Regional Chamber of Commerce
10100 Pines Boulevard, 4th Floor
Pembroke Pines, FL 33026
Contact:   Robert Goltz
Email:   robert@miramarpembrokepines.org
Date/Time Details:   Fourth Wednesday of the month at 8:30AM
Aug 28   Toastmasters - Pembroke Pines Club #6003 - Weekly Meeting
The mission of a Toastmasters club is to provide a mutually supportive and positive learning environment in which every member has the opportunity to develop and practice communication and leadership skills, which in turn foster self-confidence and personal growth.

The Pembroke Pines Club #6003 meets every Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. at Leeza's Place @ Memorial Hospital Pembroke / (Northeast corner of University Drive & Sheridan Street -- behind IHOP) in Pembroke Pines.

After our meeting we often get together for breakfast at IHOP (10% discount) from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. to network & share among the Pembroke Pines Club members.

GUESTS WELCOME! We hope to see you in our next meeting...

To find information about our meetings or to become a new Toastmaster, please contact IVAN SALDIAS, VP of Membership - (305) 790-4076 / ivansaldias@bellsouth.net or MARIA ALEXANDRA SANCHEZ, VP of Public Relations - (954) 822-8919 / mariaalexandrasanchez@gmail.com.
Date:   August 28, 2014
Time:   07:30 AM - 08:30 AM
Website:   http://pembrokepines.freetoasthost.biz/
Location:   2261 N. University Dr, Pembroke Pines, FL 33026
Contact:   Ivan Saldias, VP of Membership or Maria Alexandra Sanchez, VP of Public Relations - (954) 372-7207
Email:   pembrokepinestm@gmail.com
Date/Time Details:   Every Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.
Fees/Admission:   Guest are welcome for free! Toastmaster membership is $75 per year.
Aug 28   Net @ Nite (Networking at Night)

Net @ Nite (Networking at Night) 

Premier networking event held at a different member's place of business each month.

 

Known for Networking brings together businessmen and women for networking, door prizes, hors d' oeuvres and refreshments. 
 

Where & When

Location: YMCA Pembroke Pines
501 SW 172nd Ave
Pembroke Pines, Fl 33029

Thursday, August 28, 2014
5:30PM - 7:00PM
$5 Members online - $15 Non- Members online
$10 Member at the Door - $20 Non Members at the Door 

Date:   August 28, 2014
Time:   05:30 PM - 07:00 PM
Location:   YMCA Pembroke Pines
501 SW 172nd Ave
Pembroke Pines, Fl 33029
Date/Time Details:   Thursday, August 28, 2014
5:30PM - 7:00PM
Fees/Admission:   $5 Members Online
$15 Non Members Online
Aug 29   Never Eat Lunch Alone Chamber Luncheon
The Chamber is starting a new networking lunch programfor our members.  The concept is frpm author Keith Ferrazi and his book "Never Eat Alone."  Twice each month the Chamber will hold these lunch meetings for ten members that register.    You will be responsible to pay for your own lunch at the restaurant, and yes you must order lunch.  During the lunch, participants will be able to network and also ask questions about how the Chamber can be of assistance to your individual business.  The goal is to help you our member build stronger relationships with others.

This is an opportunity to meet other business people in a way that is different from any networking opportunity you may have experienced. Instead of focusing on collecting and passing out cards, it’s about connecting with other business people in a relaxed setting, and forging professional relationships in a personal way.

If you register and do not show up to the luncheon.  You will not be able to register for upcoming "Never Eat Lunch Alone" Lunches for three months.



 
Date:   August 29, 2014
Time:   11:30 AM - 01:00 PM
Location:   Texas Roadhouse
3241 SW 160th Avenue
Miramar, FL 33027
Date/Time Details:   Friday, August 29, 2014
11:30AM - 1:00PM
Fees/Admission:   FREE - RSVP Required
Aug 31   Team Chamber Toastmasters
-Become a better and presenter
-Communicate with confidence
-Develop your leadership skills
- Listen Effectively
Learn these skills and more in a supportive, self-paced, fun atmosphere.
Date:   August 31, 2014
Time:   06:30 PM - 08:00 PM
Location:  

Brown Mackie College

3700 Lakeside Drive

Miramar Fl 33027

Date/Time Details:  

1st, 3rd and 5th Mondays
6:30PM - 8:00PM

Fees/Admission:   $60 for 6 months
New member please add $20 one time admin fee
Must be a Chamber Member to Enroll