Jefferson Park Chamber of Commerce Newsletter

Recent News and Events

The Jefferson Park Chamber of Commerce would like to thank the following participants in our our 9/11 memorial ceremony: Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 311, 16th District Police Commander William Looney, Senator John Mulroe, Alderman John Arena, Joan Moody of Moody Plumbing who sang “God Bless America” and Larry Zimmerman of Nadig Newspapers who played “Taps.”


Upcoming Meetings and Events

Our Next Meeting: Thursday, Oct. 13th 8:30 a.m. Copernicus Center, 5216 W. Lawrence

FREE Parking – FREE Refreshments FREE Networking Guest Speaker: Frank Suerth, NW Chicago Historical Society. Learn about the area’s history, plus join us for a brief tour of the center’s historic theater. The Copernicus Center will be one of 3 Jeff Park buildings featured in Open House Chicago on Oct. 15-16

The Jefferson Masonic Temple and Our Lady of Victory Church will also be in the citywide architectural festival, which includes free tours of each location Click Here
MARK YOUR CALENDAR: There will be a multi-chamber networking event Wednesday evening, November 9, 2016 at the Copernicus Center.


Jefferson Park Community Garage Sale

9 am to 1:30 pm Sunday, Sept. 25, at the Copernicus Center (sponsored by the Jefferson Park Chamber of Commerce, the Jefferson Park Neighborhood Association and Copernicus Foundation)


Jefferson Park Sunday Market

9:30 am to 1:30 pm Sunday, Sept. 25 at Jefferson Memorial Park


Looking to start a small business?

Please attend the city’s Small Business Center “On the Road” Expo” at the Copernicus Center from 10 am to 2 pm Saturday, Oct. 29 — free mini-makeovers will be offered!


Holiday Marketing Opportunity!!!

The chamber is seeking sponsors for its movie and Santa visit on Nov. 25.

The comedy classic “Home Alone” will be shown for free at the historic theater inside the Copernicus Center, 5216 W. Lawrence Ave. For $100, you can have your logo on the flier or promote your business inside the lobby. You must be a member in good standing to take advantage of this offer. To join or renew your membership, visit or contact us at or call (773) 736-6697.


In the News

The Jefferson Park Chamber thanks the SRB Community Spirit Garden for its beautification efforts at Lipps/Ainslie and Jefferson Park Forward for its efforts at Lawrence/Milwaukee … greatly appreciated!



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