Forest City Connect is a Forest City Professional group organized by a local team (Shelley Current, Evan Fritz, Anna Stene, Heidi Fedders, Jackie Richardson and Norma Hertzer) .
The mission is to CONNECT professionals in Forest City through EDUCATEion in topics that enhance professionalism, and ENGAGE through job and volunteer opportunities focusing on the importance of involvement in growth of the Forest City community.
Getting connected our community doesn’t stop at a certain age, so everyone is welcome! Are you looking to meet other professionals in Forest City? Check out our upcoming connect events on our facebook page (search for Forest City Connect). All events are open to the public and most are free to attend.
Have questions? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
January 16, 2020
Waldorf University, Salveson Hall
Guest Speaker: Waldorf Head Football Coach Josh Littrell
Topic: How to Lead Without A Title
February 20, 2020
Location: TSB Bank (lower level Community Room, access on behind building)
Guest Speaker: Courtney Wooge, President of Forest City Economic Development and owner of FCIS Insurance
Topic: How to Ask for A Raise
September 17, 2020
Location: Merrick Park, Forest City
Informal social event: Open to those who are new to the community and want to get connected.
Topic: Pizza Social
October 15, 2020 (Rain date October 22nd)
Location: Meet at the Chamber (106 S. 4th Street)
Speaker: Dr. Kevin Mason will give a historical walking tour of downtown Forest City.
Topic: Historical Walking Tour of Forest City
October 25, 2020
Location: Meet at the Chamber of Commerce (106 S. 4th St.)
Topic: Rake the Town