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Chamber of Commerce Meeting


Last updated 5/17/2016 at 4:30pm

The Borrego Springs Chamber of Commerce meeting today, May 17 at 8 a.m., the board updated the town on this months plans.

Friday, May 20, Rams Hill homes will hold an open house from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. 30 homes will be on display for the general public and agents. All are welcome to come to view the houses and the golf course.

Also on Friday, May 20, will be the last Sundowner event from 7 - 10 p.m. La Casa del Zorro will be the host and the festivities will be held poolside by the Fox Deb Pool. Hors d'oeuvres will be served and a cash bar will be provided. La Casa asks that people bring their own pool towel instead of a chair to this event.

The 2017 Village guide is in the planning stages. Contact the chamber if you would like your business in the guide as they need to be in by the end of the month.

The Borrego Springs community sponsor group is still reviewing the community plan. The next board meeting will take place on June 2 at 4:30 p.m. at the high school. Please come out and hear about what is happening in town. Also on the agenda is Bill Berkley and Linda Haddock's appointments to fill the vacant seats on the board.

On June 14 and 18, Race Across America (RAAM) will be passing through Borrego Springs, bringing 317 racers from 23 nations in to the town. More information on this event will follow later this week.

November 4 - 5 the 6-12-24 Hour World Time Trial Championships will hold their third competition in Borrego Springs. Sponsoring the nonprofit charity will be the Borrego Springs Chamber of Commerce & Visitors' Bureau. The Borrego Springs Resort & Spa will be the host for the event. Bike Repair and Maintenance Sponsor will include Bike Borrego. 2015 had 96 racers from 12 nations. More on this event as we get closer.

Borrego Springs will be featured as one of California's hidden gems. A film crew will be shooting a 90-second video next week to highlight Borrego and the dark sky community. Please welcome Time Inc., the production company, to Borrego Springs!

Borrego Springs will also be featured in the Japanese Airlines-Skyward, the magazine you find in the backseat of airplanes. The company will be in Borrego next week to finalize the issue that will be coming out in August. Please look out for people taking pictures and gathering information next week. Also welcome them to Borrego Springs!

The Chamber of Commerce next scheduled meeting will be held on June 21 at 8 a.m.

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