March 2017

What's Happening At The Chamber

This year’s FAWN (Frankfort Area Women’s Night) was a huge success with more than 120 women attending the sold out, Feb. 23 event at Emagine Theatres.

Thanks to the Events Committee for all their hard work in planning this fun night out, soliciting sponsorships and collecting more than 50 raffle donations, stuffing swag bags, setting up the event, cleaning up and more!

Thanks to our sponsors: Dr. Dominik Dubravec, DDS; Orange Theory Fitness; RE/MAX Synergy-Peggy Alexa; Riverside Healthcare; Salon Agape, The Dressing Room, Gwendolyn Sterk & The Family Law Group; Bokay; Biskup and Segui Pediatric Partners; Kurtz Memorial Chapel; Latko Wealth Management; Mayor Jim Holland; Ringold CPAs & Consultants; and This & That Gifts. Thank you to all our raffle donors, who are listed on our website, and to Cindy Behnke for taking our red carpet photos.

A special thanks to our distinguished servers: John Clavio, Steve Hogan, Tom Kara, Keith Ogle, Kevin McGuire, Jeff Modjeski, Bob Peters, Rich Rappold and Andrew Wright. They were real sports. The night would not have been the same without them!

See back page and Chamber Facebook page for more photos!

Up next, Frankfort Community Showcase, 10 to 2, March 18, at the Lincoln-Way East HS Field House. As this goes to print, we have a few booths still available for this event, which attracts about 1,500 visitors from across the area.

Next month, Pub, Grub, Network! on April 27. Watch for details and registration soon! Space is limited!

To keep up-to-date with all the Chamber happenings, watch your emails and the Chamber website.

Hope to see you soon!

Business Bullets

Book your event at the Frankfort Township Event Centre, 20701 Landings Pointe, Frankfort, any day in March or April and receive $100 off the rate. Accomodations for 25-250 people. Exclusions may apply. Visit Call today and schedule your showing. 815-469-4907.

Porter Place, 17833 Harlen Ave., Tinley Park, will host. Plan Ahead: Exploring Guardianship and Power of Attorney, is a FREE community event for adults with aging parents. March 16, 6-7:30 p.m. Seating is limited. Reserve your spot today, 708-781-1045.
KidsWork Children’s Museum has extended its Friday night hours til 7:30 p.m. Registration today for the Engineering For Kids programs, which start March 10. Open 9-3, March 6, Casimir Pulaski Day. At 10, local author Renee Galvin will read her new book, “Teal.” Open 9-3, March 27 for Spring Break. Wild Wednesday, March 29, 4-5pm with animals from Exotic Wildlife Sanctuary.

Frankfort Park District 18th Annual Spring Craft & Vendor Show, 9-3, March 25, FREE admission at the Founders Center. March 25 at Noon is the free Spring Time Hunt, outside on the west side of Founders Center for ages 2-8. Grab your kites and join us for the 12th Annual Family Fun Fly on Tues., March 28 from 11-Noon at Fort Frankfort at Commissioners Park. Bring your own kite or borrow one from the Park District.

See the Events calendar at for more!

Business Spotlights

Salon Agapé & Co

13 Old Frankfort Way
Frankfort, IL 60423
(815) 806-7511
Salon Agapé & Co - Frankfort Chamber Business Spotlight March 2017

Agapé: the highest form of sacrificial love that is universal and unconditional. It’s the kind of love that welcomes you with arms wide open and strives to create a positive and uplifting experience in your day.

At Salon Agapé & Co.,13 Old Frankfort Way, owners Stephanie Galmines and Judi Kopacz and their team strive to create an environment and experience fitting to the name. Our passion is customized service excellence from the minute you walk in the door.

It is our desire to enhance natural beauty, to bring beauty from the inside out, to cultivate an inner awareness unique to each client we serve. We are fun, yet professional, and we want everyone to feel welcomed.

We are a team of life-long learners, assembled with our clients in mind. We carefully recruit the best talent and provide them with the education, resources and leadership for continuous personal development. We emphasize the strength of TEAMWORK, functioning as a unit to present the best options for you!

Our offerings include all types of hair services from cuts and color to perms and extensions. We also have an extensive esthetics menu including facials, waxing and a fan favorite, The Gold Coast firming and lifting treatment. We also have four certified lash technicians, who create amazing lash extensions, and airbrush and special effect make-up artists, too!

Call for an appointment today. You’ll see AND feel the difference. Agapé--it’s what it’s all about! 815-806-7511.

Salon Agapé will host a Ribbon Cutting/Reception from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 11.

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