Monthly Archives: October 2013

After 5 Main Street Health Insurance by Butler & company

AFTER 5 AT OCONTO CHAMBER’S NEWEST BUSINESS

The Oconto Area Chamber of Commerce sponsored an After 5 and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for one of Oconto’s newest businesses, Main Street Health Insurance by Butler & Company at 1022 Main St. Oconto on Thursday, October 24th from 5-7 P.M. Their phone number is 920-834-4200. This new business is locally owned by Sandy and Frank Mathy who have been serving the small group health insurance industry for 20+ years. Butler & Co. has been in business since 1993.  The purpose of this business is to educate customers regarding  health insurance needs. Between Medicare rules & options and the recent ObamaCare initiatives, the need for health insurance education is greater than ever.
The staff consists of Diana Tiegs and Sandy Mathy and is open 9 A.M. – 5 P.M. Monday and Wednesday and 8 A.M. to 4 P.M. on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. Appointments are also available evenings. The Butler group operation is also staffed by Carolyn Mueller, Sharon Aubry, Cindy O’Leary, Peggy Hartman, Elizabeth Kostichka, Barb Koch, Edie Minor, Judy Anderson, Sam Mueller, Erik Mathy and Scott Boucher. The staff will help you review your financial situation and work through the paperwork to help you find a health plan that is suitable for your specific needs. They will also help you find available programs that you may eligible for to offset some of your health care expenses. The staff is offering FREE educational sessions. Medicare Mondays is at 10 AM and 5 PM. ObamaCare Wednesdays consists of sessions at 10 AM and 5 PM  These events are only for educational purposes and no plan specific benefits or details will be shared.
There are green bags that can be picked up at the business for compiling Medicare or health insurance related mailings. Bring in the bag and a member of the staff will sort it all out for. Butler & Company is not a government agency but an independent insurance agency that is contracted with all of the major individual, senior and group health carriers in the state. They have made a commitment to assist residents of the area in learning more about their health insurance options. Stop in for a no-cost discussion, or just to have a cup of coffee or snack. Remember that no question is too small for the Main Street Insurance staff to answer.
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Winter Wonderland

25th WINTER WONDERLAND 2013

IMPORTANT DATES:
NOVEMBER 16     Decorating Day- Free Lunch
NOVEMBER  24    Lights of Love Tree Lighting
NOVEMBER  25    Light Testing (for Participants)
NOVEMBER 29     Lighting of the Park at 6:30 P.M.
JANUARY 2            Last day park is lit

******This is the 25th year for this event, so the Oconto Area Chamber of Commerce will award a gift certificate to the group, business or individual who has the best decorated site.

ANGEL TREE: We need to limit the number of Angel trees to 12. It will be on a first come basis. The committee will purchase lights, provide a lighted sign and decorate your tree. Your cost is $200 enclosed with your completed form below.

CUT TREES: We will have boom trucks and operators available on Saturday, November 16 to assist you the stringing of the lights. There will be cut trees brought in which will be available to decorate for a fee of $25 each.

PLEASE FILL IN THE FORM BELOW. YOU MUST ENCLOSE YOUR REMITTANCE WITH THIS FORM IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE!
MAKE YOUR CHECK PAYABLE TO : 2013 WINTER WONDERLAND
No site or tree will be reserved without payment. This is necessary to map out Holtwood Park.

Cut and mail this form and your check to: WINTER WONDERLAND
PO BOX 103
Oconto, WI 54153

Name of Business/Group/Individual ________________________________
TELEPHONE # _________________________________________________
Have cut tree brought in? $25 each tree enclosed $_____________________
Angel Sponsor? $200 enclosed $_____________________________________
Put up Lighted silhouette_____________
Decorate Real tree in park ? There are not many left so this will be on first come basis _______________________________
Other donation $ __________________

2013 WINTER WONDERLAND GUIDELINESThank you for registering for this year’s event. The following guidelines must be followed:

1. ONLY mini lights can be used.

2. Trees that can be decorated with a ladder may have decorations with mini lights. Decorations must be suitable for the theme of Winter Wonderland, be weatherproof and will not damage the tree while up or when removing. Only mini lights are allowed on trees.

3. When putting up lights, no more than 3 sets can be connected together. Any more may cause a fuse in the string to burn out. LEAVE MALE END OF CORD HANGING AT THE BASE OF THE TREE.

4. A sign indicating your name can be placed by your tree or display. The sign is only to include your name or business name. NO ADVERTISING ALLOWED! All signs/silhouettes must be illuminated with a floodlight. Signs can be no larger than 2 feet by 2 feet.

5.  Extension cords are available from the Committee on SATURDAY ONLY!
These cords are to be used only for hooking your tree to the electricity.

6. The Committee DOES NOT furnish spotlights. A maximum of 50 watts can be used.

7. Committee assistance will be available on SATURDAY ONLY!

8. You are responsible for maintaining your decorations, lights and display. Please remove all decorations from your tree as soon as possible after the last lighting day. This includes small purchased trees, If you do not comply with this you will not be asked to participate again.

9. MEMORIAL POLICY: Memorials can be remembered on the “LIGHTS OF LOVE” tree with a donation. You may decorate a tree identifying the tree as “John Smith” tree, not “In Memory of John Smith”. WATCH THE MEDIA FOR THE FORMS AND INFO FOR THE LIGHTS OF LOVE TREE.

PLEASE FOLLOW THESE SIMPLE GUIDELINES TO MAKE IT EASIER FOR ALL INVOLVED IN PLANNING AND DECORATING.

The Winter Wonderland Committee will provide food and refreshments while decorating on Saturday only.

This beautiful event could not happen without YOU.
If you have any questions, call Kathy or Ron at Image Apparel at 834-5606.