CHAMBER EVENTS FOR DECEMBER-January 2014/2015

Popup Holiday Gala & Auction Thursday, Dec. 11 6 to 10 p.m. Parklane Towers 1 Parklane, 5th Floor Pop-up boutiques, pop-up art galleries and even pop-up restaurants are all the rage. These initiatives “pop up” unannounced, quickly draw in crowds, and then disappear or morph into something else, adding to retail the fresh feel, exclusivity and element of surprise. The Chamber Holiday Gala & Auction will this year be a pop up auction, transforming the venue into a strolling supper, silent auction and entertainment venue. Tickets are $40 each or $75 per couple and can be ordered by calling 313-584-6100 or going to www.DearbornAreaChamber.org. A Tale of Our Cities Tuesday, Jan. 13 11:30 to 1:30 p.m. The Fairlane Club 5000 Fairlane Woods Drive, Dearborn The first in the Business Builder Series of 2015, this event features “A Tale of Our Cities.” Dearborn Mayor John O’Reilly Jr. and Dearborn Heights Mayor Dan Paletko will detail a business recap of 2014 and forecast for 2015. This event is a great way for business owners, city officials and residents to hear what is happening in the business sector in the Dearborn area. Register today for only $30 per person for members and $35 for non-members. A wonderful lunch is included. Register online at www.dearbornareachamber.org.