Chambers set schedules
■ The Soldotna Chamber of Commerce meets at noon Tuesday at Froso’s. A holiday surprise is planned. Lunch is $13. For more information call 262-9814.
■ The Kenai Chamber of Commerce meets at noon Wednesday at the Kenai Visitor and Culutral Center. A presentation on a local non-profits, including the Kenai Peninsula Food Bank, Toys for Tots, and Love INC is scheduled. Lunch is $15. The chamber requests those planning to attend RSVP at 283-7989.
Local businesses collecting Toys for Tots
The following businesses are drop-box locations for the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots drive:
■ Spenard Builder’s Supply, 40575 Kalifornsky Beach Road, Kenai;
■ Spenard Builder’s Supply, 48855 Funny River Road, Soldotna;
■ Hey Good Lookin’, 36160 Kenai Spur Highway, Suite A, Soldotna;
■ Midas, 43850 Sterling Highway, Soldotna;
■ First National Bank, 11408 Kenai Spur Highway, Kenai;
■ First NationalBank, 44501 Sterling Highway, Soldotna;
■ Soldotna Chamber of Commerce, 44790 Sterling Highway, Soldotna
■ Hobbies, Crafts, and Games, 35105 Kenai Spur Highway, Soldotna
■ Homer Electric Association, 280 Airport Way, Kenai;
■ Kenai Visitor Center, 11471 Kenai Spur Highway, Kenai
■ Central Peninsula Hospital, 250 Hospital Place, Soldotna;
■ Peninsula Clarion, 150 Trading Bay Road, Suite 1, Kenai;
■ Stanley Ford, Kenai Spur Highway, Kenai;
■ Computer Renaissance, 44661-B Sterling Highway, Soldotna;
■ Kenai Peninsula College, 156 College Road, Soldotna;
■ Jumpin’ Junction, 42115 Kalifornsky Beach Road No. A2, Soldotna;
■ Kalifornsky Beach Elementary, 1049 East Poppy Lane, Soldotna;
■ Lynden Transport, 41306 Sterling HHighway, Soldotna;
■ Stanley Chrysler, 44055 Sterling Highway, Soldotna.
For more information go to www.toysfortots.org.
Open house at Karlene's
A Soldotna Chamber of Commerce open house will take place at Karlene’s Acupuncture and Day Spa from 1-4 p.m. Saturday, with tours, prize drawings and refreshments.
Small Business Development Center plans workshops
The Alaska Small Business Development Center has scheduled seminars in Suite 12 at the Red Diamond Center. To register online, go to: http://aksbdc.ecenterdirect.com, click training events, go to Centers Location, select Kenai Peninsula/South West, click Browse: find seminar, click Sign Up and complete registration.
“Recordkeeping for Taxes” ($70) — QuickBooks 2011 Recordkeeping for Taxes is offered on Dec. 11 from 5-9 p.m. or on Dec. 13 from 1-5 p.m. Each class will be in Suite 12 at AK SBDC in the Red Diamond Center. Online registration deadline for both classes is Dec. 7 by 5 p.m.
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