Meeting/Event Information

Past Meetings

Mele Kalikimaka!

December 18, 2019
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Mt Hawley Country Club
7724 North Knoxville Avenue
Peoria, IL 61614-2026

It's a Hawaiian Christmas Party with traditional food and drink.

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Marketing for Growth

November 20, 2019
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Mt Hawley Country Club
7724 North Knoxville Avenue
Peoria, IL 61614-2026

Every business is looking to grow but how do you go about it?

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Information and Libations

November 07, 2019
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

The Twelve Bar

Peoria Heights,

Becoming a Woman of Your Destiny

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Central Illinois NAWBO Celebrates 40 Years!

October 23, 2019
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Mt Hawley Country Club
7724 North Knoxville Avenue
Peoria, IL 61614-2026

40 years ago women business owners in Central Illinois didn't have a place to learn, share and grow. Plus, the additional challenge of getting financing was overwhelming. Come learn how forward-thinking the business owners in Central Illinois were and

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The Joys and Challenges of Home-Based Businesses

October 17, 2019
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Mio Creativo
2200 W War Memorial Dr DL01 - Northwoods Mall (lower level by Sears)
Peoria, IL

These quarterly breakfast are designed to provide opportunities for new members or those who are not to be supported by the long-term members of NAWBO. Topics vary. Come with your business questions!

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Sip and Paint

September 25, 2019
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Mackinaw Valley Winery
33633 State Route 9
Mackinaw, IL

What could be better than a fall night at Mackinaw Valley Winery where you share a glass of wine with your CI NAWBO friends and enjoy painting your own wine glasses?

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Pathways to Success

September 19, 2019
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Par-a-dice Hotel
21 Blackjack Boulevard
East Peoria, IL 61611
http://www.paradicecasino.com

Our conferences features Mimi Brown as the Keynote Speaker. Mimi is the author of two books including "Amp Up Your Success, an award winning speaker, contestant on NBC's The Biggest Loser and has been nationally recognized for philanthropic work

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Branding from the Inside Out

August 21, 2019
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Mt Hawley Country Club
7724 North Knoxville Avenue
Peoria, IL 61614-2026

Brand identity is one of the most important aspects of any business. Without a brand identity it is increasingly difficult to gain an advantage in today's busy, cluttered, and competitive marketplace.

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Information & Libations

August 01, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Joe's Original Italian and Martini Bar
4609 N. Prospect
Peoria Heights, IL 61616

Work-Life Balance

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Dinner, Drinks, Celebrations and a Show!

July 25, 2019
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Barn III Dinner Theatre and Event Center
1451 Timberline Rd
Goodfield, IL

Join us as we celebrate the close of another wonderful NAWBO year!

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Awards Celebration and Laughs with Jeremy Nunes

June 19, 2019
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Mt Hawley Country Club
7724 North Knoxville Avenue
Peoria, IL 61614-2026

“Last Comic Standing” comedian Jeremy Nunes

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Information and Libations

June 06, 2019
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Oliver’s in the Heights
1231 E Samuel Ave
Peoria Heights , IL 61616

We are having a social! Join us for networking, food and beverages. You will have the chance to meet new people and enjoy the company of those you know as well!

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May Meeting-A Few Good Men: Learning From our Male Counterparts

May 15, 2019
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Mt Hawley Country Club
7724 North Knoxville Avenue
Peoria, IL 61614-2026

Join us as we hear from a panel of male CEO/Presidents about their path to leadership followed by a Q&A. Our meetings are open to members and guests. Social/networking time begins at 5:30 pm and dinner begins at 6:00 pm with the program following.

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Information and Libations

May 02, 2019
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Joe's Original Italian and Martini Bar
4609 N Prospect Road
Peoria Heights, IL 61616

Michelle Rouland will interview Pat Drake

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Breakfast with the Pros

April 25, 2019
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Express Employment Professionals
4111 N Prospect Road, Suite 3
Peoria Heights, IL 61615

These quarterly breakfast meetings are designed to provide opportunities for new members or non-members to be supported by the long-term members of NAWBO.

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"Fireside Chat with Chuck" April Monthly Meeting: Public Policy Update

April 17, 2019
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Mt Hawley Country Club
7724 North Knoxville Avenue
Peoria, IL 61614-2026

Our meetings are open to members and guests. Social/networking time begins at 5:30 pm and dinner begins at 6:00 pm with the program following.

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Information and Libations

April 04, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Varies - please check Central Illinois NAWBO Facebook for location. The Hearth, Oliver's or other Heights businesses

Alice Anthony, owner of Aleece's Pita Chips, will share her Life Story

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Member Recruitment Month

March 20, 2019
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Mt Hawley Country Club
7724 North Knoxville Avenue
Peoria, IL 61614-2026

Please help us grow our chapter by making our Membership Recruitment Month a huge success.

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Information and Libations

March 07, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Joe's Original Italian and Martini Bar
4609 N Prospect Rd
Peoria Heights, IL

Cindy Neal, Owner of Express Professionals, will speak on Leadership

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Hey, Girl! Take Care of Your Health!

February 20, 2019
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Mt Hawley Country Club
7724 North Knoxville Avenue
Peoria, IL 61614-2026

First, decide that you deserve some time to yourself each day. Stop feeling guilty for taking time out for you, and realize in the long run, it's a win-win for everyone.

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Information and Libations

February 07, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Varies - please check Central Illinois NAWBO Facebook for location. The Hearth, Oliver's or other Heights businesses

Pam Perrilles, Executive Director of CASA, will share Successful Event Planning

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Breakfast with the Pros - Getting Out of Your Comfort Zone

January 24, 2019
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Fidelity On Call, Ltd.
9006 N Industrial Road
Peoria, IL 61615

These quarterly breakfast meetings are designed to provide opportunities for new members or those who are not to be supported by the long-term members of NAWBO. Topics vary. Come with your business questions!

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Table Topics with Successful Business Women

January 16, 2019
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Kickapoo Creek Winery
6605 N. Smith Rd.
Edwards, IL 61528
http://www.kickapoocreekwinery.com

Plus Corporate Partner and Pearl Sponsor recognition night

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