May 022013

Chamber Luncheon

City of Fort Lupton

May 2013 Featured Business

When: Wednesday, May 08, 2013
Time: 11:30am
Where: Vintage Aero Flying Museum
7125 Parks Lane
Fort Lupton, CO 80621
Food will be provided by the Fort Lupton Police Department. The program will be provided by Jim Snook.Directions:  East on Highway 52 to County Road 41.  North on County Road 41 to County Road 16.  West on County Road 16 one mile to the Museum.   Please be sure to RSVP to the Chamber office NO LATER THAN 5/6/13

Business After Hours

Please plan to join us for a Business After Hours event on Tuesday, May 7th from 5 – 7PM at Platte Valley Medical Center.  RSVP to Mariann Johnston by April 30th at (303) 857-3410 or

Center.  RSVP to Mariann Johnston by April 30th at (303) 857-3410 or

2013 Trapper Days Information

37th Annual Fort Lupton Trapper Days Booth and Vendor Application Available

(Fort Lupton) The Fort Lupton Trapper Days Committee is seeking booths and vendors for the upcoming Trapper Days scheduled for the weekend of September 5-8, 2013. Booths and vendors will move this year to Denver Avenue and will be available to the public all day on Saturday, September 7, 2013, immediately following the Trapper Days Parade. Booths will need to be dismantled by 5:30 pm on the 7th.

This year’s theme is “Looking Forward through the Lens of Our Past” and booths and vendors are encouraged to follow the theme of this year’s event.

Booths are encouraged from non-profit and youth-related groups, businesses seeking to sell or promote their business and food vendors. Non-profit informational and youth-related groups will not have to pay a fee, non-profit sales groups will be charged $20 for their booth and business food or information, along with non-food vendor sales, will be charged $30 for their booth space. The Weld County Department of Public Health and Environment has specific requirements which all food vendors must comply with for this event. Further food information is available by calling the department at 970-304-6415 or visiting their website. In addition, the sale of knives, firearms, illegal weapons or fireworks of any type is strictly prohibited.

All booths are 12’ x 12’ and operators are expected to supply their own tables, chairs, display equipment, power and overhead covering.

All applications for booths must be complete and received by August 31, 2013. For an application please contact Janet Lee at 303-710-1579 or via email at

Chamber seeking Door Prizes!

The door prizes at the monthly luncheon have been quite a hit! If you have one or two items that you think would be suitable for Door Prizes at our monthly luncheons, please drop them by the Chamber Office or call Barbara and she will be glad to pick them up. Thank you.

Membership Announcements

Please remember that the Fort Lupton Chamber of Commerce is here to help and encourage community growth within our city! If you have any announcements of upcoming events, employment opportunities, changes in business services, etc. please feel free to email them to Barbara and she will assist you in spreading the word!

Please send email announcements to or you can call Barbara at 303-857-4474!

South Platte Valley Historical Society Events

The South Platte Valley Historical Society is having a very exciting month! They are hosting some fun events, which are listed below. Please contact the people listed for each event, or you may contact the visitor center at 303-857-1710 for more event details.

Seventh Annual Heritage Fair

When: May 4, 2013
Where: The Fort Lupton Fort
Cost: $5.00 parking fee
There will be food, and public parking available.

May 2013 Calendar
5/01 – Board Meeting
5/04 – Seventh Annual Heritage Fair
5/08 – Chamber Luncheon
5/12 – Happy Mother’s Day!
5/27 – Memorial Day

Chamber office will be closedin observance of Memorial Day.Thankyou to all ofthose who have foughtfor our freedom!

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Apr 082013
Bank of Colorado

April 2013 Showcase Business

The Fort Lupton Chamber of Commerce is seeking an Administrative Assistant.  The position requires approximately 20 hours per week.  Starting pay is $11-12 per hour depending on qualifications.  Hours are flexible as long as a set schedule at the Chamber office is maintained. Duties include coordinating all Chamber activities, assisting the Board of Directors, special events planning, maintaining financial records and reports, providing membership services, recruiting new members, and maintaining a favorable public image for the Chamber.  Administrative experience required.  Event planning, Quickbooks, payroll, website maintenance and social media experience preferred.

A complete application includes:

  • A cover letter indicating interest and qualifications for the position
  • A completed application which can be obtained at
  • A resume of work and educational history
  • Three (3) reference letters

Please respond, via email to with a cover letter, application, resume and reference letters in PDF or WORD format by 5pm on April 24, 2013.  Incomplete responses will not be considered.  Reply through this posting only—no phone calls please.

Job Description – Administrative Assistant 2013

Application 4-4-13 rev

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