Seasonal Position Opening at the Harmony Visitor Center

The Harmony Area Chamber of Commerce is seeking a seasonal Visitor Center assistant for the 2019 season. The Visitor Center offers the opportunity to meet visitors from all over the world while becoming involved in Harmony’s business community, and in Harmony events.

Weekend hours are every other Saturday from 10am-4pm from April through October.

Weekday hours are 9 hours per week within the hours of 10am-4pm, Tuesday through Friday, May through October with some flexibility as to which days of the week. Additional hours may be available on an as needed basis.

Responsibilities include- Visitor Center duties including but not limited to; speaking with guests and answering questions about Harmony and the surrounding area, directing guests to local businesses and attractions, keeping brochure shelves stocked and keeping public areas tidy.

Administrative tasks such as answering the phone, making calls, receiving and sending emails, organizing data, fulfilling requests for Visitor Guides, updating mailing lists, preparing mailings, making minor website updates, etc.

Assisting the Chamber of Commerce director with coordinating community events, possible staffing of community events.

Other responsibilities or tasks may be assigned as they come up, and as workload allows.

Education Requirements – High School Diploma or GED.

Hourly Salary is dependent upon experience level.

To apply, please send a letter of interest, employment history and three references to:

Attention: Becky Hoff
Harmony Area Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 141
Harmony, MN 55939

Or email to: director@exploreharmony.com with the words ‘Job Application’ in the title.

Homespun Harmony Store Opening

HACC board members and members of the Harmony community joined the LaFreniere Family on Saturday, December 1st for a ribbon cutting ceremony at Homespun Harmony, located at 45 Main Avenue North, Downtown Harmony. The new store features yarns, fiber art supplies and gift items. Current store hours are Tuesdays from 5pm-8pm and Saturdays from 10am-6pm. On Tuesday evenings, an informal crafting group will meet in the store’s living room. Crafters of all skill levels are invited to visit and work on projects, get some assistance starting a new project, or on finishing an old one!

Pictured from left to right – Jan Bigalk, Deb Skaalen, Vicki Christiansen, Kerry Kingsley, Ginnie Randa, Marsha LaFreniere, Lillianna LaFreniere, Joe LaFreniere, Becky Hoff, Ralph Beastrom. Photo credit to Janell Randa

 

Harmony Enterprises donates a wall mural and SmartPack Automatic Compactor to the Visitor’s Center

Harmony, Minnesota - Explore Harmony. Harmony Enterprises SmartPack Automatic Trash CompactorChamber of Commerce Director, Becky Hoff, states, “So often guests to the Visitor Center ask about local industry in Harmony, and of course we always tell them about Harmony Enterprises! This new mural and compactor are compelling visual pieces that tell the story of Harmony Enterprises, and help people learn more about what goes on in our community. We’re also excited about the practical time and space saving aspects of the new compactor. Thank you for this contribution to our Visitor Center!” 

Read more about Harmony Enterprises and their SmartPack Automatic Compactor here.