Follow this link to find the pdf file for the Christmas Walk Brochure. We are excited to have so many businesses and people contribute to being involved in the Rockton Christmas Walk. This will be a magical time this for the Village of Rockton. We hope to see you there!
The Rockton Christmas Walk would like to say Thank You to our sponsors!
The Village of Rockton has some great companies in town that support and give back to community and we would like to say Thank You for supporting your local chamber and the Village during the Christmas Walk weekend. It is an honor to
Rockton Christmas Walk Events will be listed on the Christmas Walk brochure that will be distributed this week. Here is a recap of the events that we know of and that are listed on the brochure. This will help you choose the events you wish to attend during this busy holiday weekend. The Rockton Chamber
Our April Lunch and Learn will be presented by Francisca Amador of Blackhawk Bank, Beloit, WI. The presentation will be on Credit Scores, Budgeting and Retirement.
Francisca Amador has a wealth of knowledge on these topics and many years experience in the banking and financial planning industry. She will be speaking on how credit scores affect
The Rockton River Market is excited to announce it has been approved by the Illinois Agricultural Department for its Illinois Fresh program to sell Illinois products. For more info about Illinois Fresh, visit: IL Ag, Illinois Fresh The market has also been listed on the Local Harvest community website which also supports locally grown produce
is the founder of Breathing Space, an organization that provides personal coaching, team retreats, and leadership consulting. She is also the Director of Development at Carpenter’s Place, a Rockford non-profit that provides the tools to rebuild the lives of the homeless. She has worked in both non-profit and pastoral roles for twenty years, including
Join us in watching Laura becomes Mary Todd Lincoln and how she has researched history to become the character.
Local Actress Laura Keyes explains the difficulties and Rewards of becoming a historical figure. Through her program she discusses how she started in this hobby and how effective portrayal of a historical figures can impact teaching others
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History of RoRo Expo:
In 1992, under a different name and smaller in size, the early beginnings of RoRo Expo began. The name “RoRo” came to be in 1996, as a spinoff of BOCO, which stands for the Boone County Expo. The original idea for RoRo was to have an
The Rcokton Chamber of Commerce swore in the newly elected and re-elected Officers and Directors. Rockton Mayor Dale Adams officiated the installation of those elected and gave his congratulations to the officers and directors, and said he hopes the Chamber continues to grow.
The new Officers are (from left to right): Ryan Rydell, Director; Dennis
A Note from the President
By: Dennis McCorkle
I would like to begin by saying Thank You to our former Executive Director, Laura Baker, for all the wonderful things she did for the Chamber 2.0 initiative, and wish her luck in her new position.
At the Rockton Chamber we are moving ahead and looking for ways to continue serving the