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Lima Memorial is proud to offer antibody testing for COVID-19 (SARS Coronavirus 2 IgG Antibody testing). This testing capability is the next fundamental step in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. The COVID-19 antibody testing is used to identify the presence of an immune response to SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19. Test results can be useful in tracking the spread of this infectious disease.

Only recommended for individuals who are at least 10 days post-symptom onset

Good Food Restaurants Presents Legacy Sounds LIVE, featuring local and regional musicians from Legacy Sounds & Rustgaze Records and hosted by the Civic Center Foundation. These concerts are free for the community thanks to all the organizers and sponsors.

Weekly Streamed Concerts

Tune in Wednesdays, at 7 pm for a Legacy Sounds LIVE streaming concert with Jason Wagner! Watch it on our Facebook page or at limaciviccenter.com. Watch live for a chance to win a gift card from Alter Ego Comics! The series is presented by Good Food Restaurants (Beer Barrel Pizza & Grill, Happy Daz Restaurants, and Old City Prime).

Watch it on our Facebook page or at limaciviccenter.com.

Downtown Lima Farmers Market: Our Vendors for Opening Day, June 2 Landeck Cattle Company Swiss Country Market Violet Valley Mike's Caramels Missy's Bake Goods Taste Tempters Delicious Delight The Noble Goose Bakehouse Progreen Lawncare, Landscaping, and Garden Center Hefner Farms Beautiful Bouquet Thanks to our Sponsor: Mercy Health - St Rita’s Medical Center

Come check us out and support local!

We have MANY local restaurants opening their doors to dine-in customers. And we're compiling the list for you here! Please remember to be kind and courteous to those around you and your waitstaff as they navigate their (and your) new normal. And please call or visit each establishment's page for details and requirements for their reopening. Click here to check back for the growing list! *Patio service where applicable. #lovelima#InThisTogetherOhio

Please call or visit each establishment's page for details and requirements for their reopening

We're so excited to see you! Lima Mall is now open Monday through Saturday, 11 am to 7 pm, and Sunday Noon to 6 pm. Keep updated with specific tenant openings at https://fal.cn/383K4

Monday through Saturday 11 am to 7 pm, and Sundays 12 pm to 6 pm

We can continue to be reached via phone and email Monday-Friday from 8 am-5 pm at 419-222-6075, via our Facebook page, Visit Greater Lima, and through our website at www.visitgreaterlima.com. We will provide updates to the information on our website and its calendar of events, as well as through social media channels with timely information as it happens. Please email info@visitgreaterlima.com with your business name and what your company may be doing differently during this period of uncertainty.

Email us with your Covid-adjusted information

Mark your calendars…we are re-opening the club on Thursday, May 21! Hours will be 4:00 – 10:00 on Thursday… Join us May 15th - 4:30-7pm as we celebrate with a Pizza/Wing carryout special. In keeping with Governor DeWine’s mandates and social distancing, you will see some changes in place to protect you and the staff. We are looking forward to seeing everyone real soon! *The lodge office will be open once more starting Tuesday, May 19, from 11:00 – 4:00 daily. Stop by to pay your dues.

Join us May 15th - 4:30-7pm as we celebrate with a Pizza/Wing carryout special.

We anticipate opening back up on May 26th. Stay tuned! #BreakingNews from the Lima YMCA..mark your calendars and follow their Facebook page for more info as the date approaches! #lovelima #InThisTogetherOhio www.limaymca.net

Mark Your Calendars!

The Department of Community Development will be hosting community meetings to get your input on the Consolidated Plan for the City of Lima. To join these meetings visit the city's website at: http://www.cityhall.lima.oh.us/DocumentCenter/View/5920/Lima-Public-Meetings-Flyer These meetings are being hosted on a virtual and telephone platform. Be sure to copy and paste the information for the meetings into your web browser to join the meeting.

Get involved in the future of YOUR community!

We are encouraging individuals in our community to support local businesses by purchasing gift cards and donating them to the COVID-19 Community Response and Relief Fund.

This is a win-win-win opportunity for our community

This year for Mother's Day, give Mom the gift of new window treatments from Budget Blinds of Lima. Gift certificates are available. Call 419-222-8889 to transform any living space. Happy Mother’s Day!

Gift certificates are available. Call 419-222-8889

Great news! The ReStore in Lima will open to the public on Thursday, May 14. Our truck will start doing donation pickups on May 5. All items need to be outside the home or in the garage. You can schedule a pick up by going to the ReStore website and scheduling your own pick up (www.restorelima.org ) or call the ReStore at 419-222-4257. • You may start dropping off donations on Tuesday, May 12 during regular store hours.

Donations dropping off open again on Tuesday, May 12 during regular store hours.

If you need to install safety shields to comply with the government regulations during this pandemic, Lima Millwork can help. We can create them with safety glass or plexiglass. See the sample drawings below or contact Mark and we can create them to your specifications. mniemeyer@limamillwork.com 419-331-3303

Let us help you make your space safe for workers and visitors

Vandalia Rental Lima Grand Opening June 1, 2020

Monday June 1, 2020

Our office is still open - we have been able to waive some of the in-person requirements - and are doing much of what would happen in an office visit over the phone, so a client's time in the clinic is minimal (loading the card can't be done remotely). We provide nutrition education and offer a food package that they select from ''authorized foods'' at the grocery store - using a debit style card. These foods all meet nutritional guidelines.

We serve pregnant and post-partum women, infants and children up to the age of 5.

Looking for ways to relieve stress or anxiety? Take 3 minutes to be mindful and calm your body with this @GoNoodle activity, “Melting.” Mercy Health partners with @GoNoodle to keep kids moving and learning at home with free resources at https://gonoodle.com/goodenergy #GoodEnergy Practice melting away that icky frozen feeling you get when you're scared, frustrated, or angry.

Practice melting away that icky frozen feeling you get when you're scared, frustrated, or angry.

We recognize that the COVID-19 pandemic may be causing financial strain on your business — and stress for you as you consider how to best protect the health of your employees and the people you care about. During this difficult time, we want you to know there is a cost-saving option that is helping small businesses like yours save 20% to 25% on their monthly medical spend. The SOCA Benefit Plan is a health coverage solution designed to help small businesses. With plans designed to serve small employ

It's so easy to find out if your small business could be saving money on health insurance!

We are excited to announce that we will offer a curbside pickup service at the main library beginning Monday, May 11. Pickup times are 2-6pm Monday - Friday, and 10am-2pm on Saturday. You can request items in the following ways: ?? Call us at 567-712-5239 ?? Place a hold through the online catalog (how-to: https://youtu.be/ky3w_ep2J6s) ?? Contact us via Facebook Messenger Please give us 24 hours to get your materials ready. When you arrive, park by the main entrance and give us a call. We will bring your

There are many ways to request items!

Load your family in the car and drive through Lima Public Library's parking lot to get your a Library *Swag Bag with Reading Log, a free book, and more! There will be handouts for adults and teens too. Don't worry if you can't make it, all materials will be available online to print and participate. *While supplies last! Princesses and Super Heroes will be here to help us hand out the bags! See you in the parking lot on June 6. *Sponsored By: LLA https://www.facebook.com/events/2644583319160701/

Princesses and Super Heroes will be here to help us

Custom skywalk window letters, vinyl fence wrap, and column sign printed and installed by The Cheap Sign Company @ Lima Memorial Health System. Thank you for all you do LMH.

#InThisTogetherOhio

We care about our customers and our employees. We are open to serve you during this crisis. Please see Best One s response to the COVID-19 pandemic on their Facebook Page.

Serving your personal or fleet needs during this time.

All Reineke Family Dealership locations will remain open in all departments to best serve our customers, all while taking extra precautions to keep our customers and employees safe. We understand you may want to limit personal travel for a period of time so we will offer free pick-up and delivery of your vehicle for service appointments. If you are interested in test-driving and/or purchasing a vehicle, our website is easily accessible to facilitate any transaction, or we will have a team member bring the

we will offer free pick-up and delivery of your vehicle for service appointments

We now have hand sanitizer! Thanks to our friends at HeartLight Pharmacy Services, we have three sizes of locally made sanitizer for all your needs - 250ml ($8.00), 150ml ($6.50), and 125ml ($5.50).

Thanks HeartLight Pharmacy Services!

This FREE mobile app allows you to so many things from your smartphone. ? Receive push notifications from the Chamber ? Access your Member Information Center (MIC) ? View member listings ? Update your own profile information ? Register, pay, and check-in for events ? Interact with other Chamber members ? Post & view jobs, Hot Deals, and member-to-member specials

All Things Chamber at the Tap of Your Finger

Due to the statewide COVID-19 stay-at-home order, the Ottawa River Cleanup is postponed until further notice. Please watch for updates on our Facebook Page

Please watch for updates on our Facebook Page

During this challenging time, we understand that most businesses will need personal protective equipment for their staff ongoing. For this reason, we would like to connect with you with a supplier that is producing hundreds of thousands of units per day. Materials will arrive within 10-14 business days from the time you place your order. Please use the coupon codes listed below in order to receive the Chamber discounts. Website: https://www.nexvoostore.com. We hope you find this information helpful.

Use Coupon codes listed to receive the Chamber discounts

Spectrum?s Hotspots ? https://www.spectrum.com/free-wifi-hotspots/ohio/lima Watch Communication?s Hotspots ? https://watchcomm.net/uncategorized/public-wifi-hotspots/ JFS & Many Schools have also boosted their WiFi to reach their parking lots

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Applied Industrial Technologies has KN95 masks available to order. The KN95 masks are an FDA approved equal substitute of the N95 face masks to help get supply out to the masses. Please feel free to reach out to me with any questions at all!

The KN95 masks are an FDA approved equal substitute of the N95 face masks

Reserve your garden space today. Contact LACNIP at 419-302-4166 or by email - yourneighborhoodpartners@gmail.com.

Gardening is a great way to practice social distancing during the coronavirus crisis

Beanie shares his Happy Neighborhood tips!

Be respectful of your neighbors.

Our garden center is officially open! From fresh flowers, trees, and shrubs, to patio furniture, Stock+Field has everything you need to get your yard ready for spring.

Everything you need to get your yard ready for spring.

As you disinfect surfaces to protect you and your family from COVID-19, be sure to include your car! Did you know your steering wheel can have up to four times the amount of germs than the average public restroom? Cleaning frequently touched surfaces daily with alcohol solutions that contain at least 70 percent alcohol is vitally important to slowing the spread of this disease. Do not use bleach or hydrogen peroxide as these will damage your car's interior.

Did you know your steering wheel can have up to four times the amount of germs than the average public restroom?

WIC is a supplemental food and nutrition education program that provides approximately $35 per month in healthy foods to children under five, pregnant and postpartum women, as well as breastfeeding support and/or infant formula for babies.

WIC is a supplemental food and nutrition education program

The CDC now recommends people over age 2 wear cloth face masks when outside their homes. As retail stores open this week, if you plan to go shopping, please check to make sure children are allowed to enter the businesses you will be visiting. If they are allowed, make sure you have a mask for your children over the age of 2. Here are some frequently asked questions about the use of face masks for children during the COVID-19 pandemic. http://ow.ly/eDEd50zwB39

Make sure to have masks for children when shopping

As our country starts to slowly returning employees back to work, we are offering our Return to Work Safely Program. We are assisting employers in mitigating the potential future spread of COVID-19 in the work setting and have established a screening model to help employees feel as safe as possible when returning to their workplace.

For more info, visit our website

We are proud to support GoNoodle: Good Energy at Home, a free online resource for our community. It is a new way for families to stay active and spark good energy at home together. This includes movement videos, printable downloads, and offline activities - with new resources posted every week. Sign up at https://www.GoNoodle.com/goodenergy for regular updates. #GoodEnergy

New resources posted every week

The safety of our guests and team members around the world is our top priority. We hope you stay safe and healthy, and when you re ready, we look forward to welcoming you at one of our hotels. Learn more at wyndhamhotels.com/covid-19

When you are ready, we look forward to welcoming you at our hotel

Need to go on a book run? We are here Mon. - Fri. 2-6 pm and Sat. 10 am-2 pm for curbside pickup. Just give us 24hrs and we'll have your items ready! Holds can be placed over the phone or through our online catalog.

but I broke a sweat.... does it count?

IMS/Quadient is offering discounts for specific hardware/software services for Chamber Members. All NEW postage meter customers will receive 25% off hardware, first six months free meter rental and (2) ink cartridges at no charge. Neopost is now Quadient IMS is still the local authorized dealer for Neopost/Quadient Postal equipment/folders/inserters and document creation.

IMS will set up, install and assist with the customer's jobs and needs during this process, at no additional charge.

Are you planting a garden this year? Many of us are finding we have a lot more time on our hands. We have pallets $6 each (cash only). We are available to get you a pallet or more. Stop in 1470 Neubrecht Rd Mon-Thurs 7:30-3:30 and Fridays time varies (call ahead to check our available times 419-229-5736

Stop in at the hours listed for $6/pallets

We?re here for your dining pleasure. Who couldn?t use a little Lee?s Chicken to brighten their day? We hope food always brings a smile. Stop in for lunch or dinner - Drive-Thru, Carry Out and DoorDash are all available.

Who couldn?t use a little Lee?s Chicken to brighten their day?

Our Famous Recipe Chicken is always cooked fresh, never frozen. Open for drive thru, carry out and pick up. Our Famous Recipe Chicken is always cooked fresh, never frozen. Then it's honey-dipped, hand-breaded in our special blend of herbs and spices, and pressure-cooked to seal in the flavor

Drive-Thru, Carry Out and DoorDash

No matter how many appetizers you choose, they are all 1/ 2 price! Monday – Friday, 11am-4pm. To Go at all RMH Applebee’s locations. See you soon!

Get your appetizers!

For the safety of our employees and customers, we will be operating solely from our drive-thru until the Shelter-in-place is lifted. Customers can still call ahead (419-991-1990) but will have to pick up through the drive-thru window. Semi-truck drivers are welcome to park in the back and walk up to the window to order! We are open Monday-Sunday 10:30 am - 8:00 pm We appreciate everyone's continued support during these unprecedented times.

we will be operating solely from our drive-thru until the Shelter-in-place is lifted

Buckeyes at Home is the coming together of Buckeyes past and present to boost the experience of our fellow Ohioans beyond the bounds of the university. We invite faculty, staff, students, alumni, friends, and their families to view these videos, share them in your networks, and stay connected. New content will be added to the following categories regularly, so check back often.

We invite faculty, staff, students, alumni, friends, and their families to view these videos, share them in your networks, and stay connected.

Ladies night IN has gone VIRTUAL, with designer purse BINGO! Welcome to the newest way to enjoy your favorite game with your favorite people and win DESIGNER purses!

Put on your comfy clothes and join our LIVE event via Zoom for 10 rounds of PURSE BINGO!

We have access to masks. They can be custom ordered for any business or organization or they can be ordered plain. Below is a picture of one that we had made for us. They can be ordered in single-ply or 3-ply

They can be ordered in single-ply or 3-ply

Our Lima Locations are back open!! We are excited to provide you with a safe and clean experience each and every time you visit Bruster's Car Wash! Our hours are going to be 7 am - 7 pm Monday - Saturday and Sunday 8 am - 7 pm. Our first hour will be for designated for 60+ and at-risk customers (7 am - 8 am Monday - Saturday and 8 am to 9 am Sunday). Pet washes and vacuums will be CLOSED Propane Exchanges and Refills are available We look forward to serving you.

Wash that dirt right off of your car #InThisTogetherLima

Get your CUSTOM SIGNAGE SOLUTIONS FOR HEALTH AND SAFETY at Office Depot Protect your customers and employees. Click Here for many more offerings!

Protect your customers and employees.

As you prepare to head back into the office, consider the need for these Back to Work Solutions including health and safety products, essential office items and much more! We can help you build your own kit with any combination of products or provide them for your company individually. We will even handle the fulfillment and distribution of these essential items if you need us to. Take a look at just a few of the items we can provide to help you, your employees and your customers get back to work.

Helping you, your employees and your customers get back to work.

Outdoor recreation is permitted and we are doing all we can to comply with social distancing requirements. Come out and golf!

Check our Facebook page to see if closed due to weather

We're open in Lima! No Offense - business don't come in, call us first! Due to COVID-19. Stay safe!

No Offense - But Don't Come In...... call us first

We're excited to partner with local businesses to offer Shop Local - Lima, Ohio shirts! These shirts are printed in Ohio. We are all facing difficult times, and the ''Support Where You Live: Shop Local'' fundraiser will help raise funds for local Lima Community businesses! Each shirt purchased will raise $7 for the business that you choose during the checkout process. Once 100 shirts are purchased, Ortinau Art will increase the donation amount to $10 per shirt purchased!

Each shirt sold raises money for the business! #InThisTogetherLima

Equip your staff members with the essentials they need to help stay healthier and more produtive. Now more than ever, it’s essential to provide employees, clients, and workers with equipment that can help prevent the spread of germs and foster a healthier environment. That’s why Office Depot® is proud to carry essential items from Deflecto with a wide range of essential protection solutions that include safety spacing discs, wellness barriers, disposable face shields.

Safety spacing discs, wellness barriers, disposable face shields.

Sherwin Williams is proud to support our healthcare heroes through donations of N95 masks, gloves, and hand sanitizer. We appreciate you today and every day. #SherwinStrong #LifeAtSherwin #InThisTogether

Donating N95 masks, gloves, and hand sanitizer

We love our healthcare workers and medical professionals and appreciate all they do every day to help us all stay healthy and active. This selection includes some of the essential Healthcare Responder items to help those helping others rise and thrive every day. When time permits, let’s schedule a phone/video chat to discuss how, together, we can help you, your customers and your employees ‘Rise and Thrive’.

Let’s schedule a phone/video chat to discuss how, together, we can help you, your customers and your employees ‘Rise and Thrive’.

THANK YOU!! We want to offer a small thank you to all healthcare heroes and first responders! Any 16 oz hot or iced coffee will be on us! Upgrades available - Just let us know by showing your badge or ID!

#InThisTogetherLima

It is never too late to start: Healthy = happy! Get your smoothie at Dash & Joey's and get (or keep) going down the right path.

It is never too late to start: Healthy = happy!

As a next step in reopening our branches, we are returning to standard/normal branch hours for drive-thru window transactions and personal appointments in the lobby. Our branches located in grocery stores and a few without drive-thru teller windows continue to be temporarily closed. If you have been exposed to someone with COVID-19 or are showing symptoms, we ask that you not enter our branch lobbies and conduct your transactions through one of our drive-thru teller windows.

Getting hours back to normal

Did you know that there are free shelf-stable meals for youth being distributed at SAFY each Tuesday and Friday from 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. here in Lima during the pandemic? Please see details below.

Tuesday and Friday from 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Over 600 students are using an NOSF scholarship to attend 1 of 66 private schools for this school year. If you are thinking you want to send your child to a private school but can't afford it, check out Northwest Ohio Scholarship Fund, Inc. All the Catholic schools in Lima and Delphos, as well as Temple Christian students, are eligible. The application deadline is Friday, May 29.

The application deadline is Friday, May 29.

TSC IS OFFERING NORMALLY PAID MOVIE CHANNELS FOR FREE DURING THE "STAY AT HOME" ORDER

Staying at home never looked so good.

We are here and ready to answer your call when your business is ready to make your work environment safer! This business just had All Service Glass install our state of the art Plexiglass! Let us help you make your employees' and customers' health a top priority today! Call us at 419-227-0027. Are you a Lima/Allen County Chamber of Commerce Member? SAVE 10% on Plexiglass!

Chamber members SAVE 10%

Sign Pro Imaging Inc. in Lima is selling inspiring signs for area residents to stick in their yards. The first sign brings awareness to the most vulnerable populations by allowing buyers to decorate it using a national hashtag. The second sign is brightly colored and double-sided to display a reassuring message to those passing by.

We are all in this together - get your sign now!

Helping Lima celebrate love for more than 58 years! Open again to serve you safely! We want you to know that we are here for you! We are excited to be re-opened! Come and see us! As we make our way in these unprecedented times - TOGETHER we can make it through!

As we make our way in these unprecedented times - TOGETHER we can make it through!

Our goal is to spread signs hope while giving hope during this time of crisis. There are many people who are needing more than just a sign, they need hope given to them in the assistance of mental health support. Funds raised from these signs will go to providing mental health services for those in need in Allen, Auglaize and Hardin counties.

“SIGNS OF HOPE” TO SPREAD HOPE

Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwiches, 1570 Harding Hwy, Lima, OH 45804 is currently open from 9:30 am - 8 pm. Times may vary depending on how the next week or so goes. Open for Delivery, Carryout, and Drive-Thru - we are trying to help reach all of our Lima citizens at their homes or their place of employment. Jimmy John's can set a meeting spot for employees who work in the medical field to help prevent any extra germs coming their way.

FREE Lil John Sandwich for Lima City Schools students - M-F between 11 am and 2 pm

Our dining rooms are opening on May 21st. Come on out for a meal! We are taking all precautions to keep our employees and customers safe! We will be here to serve you the same great food and service that you’ve come to love.

We will be here to serve you the same great food and service that you’ve come to love

The Lima is location is planning to re-open our dining rooms today, May 26, which is five days after the state has allowed us to do so. We utilized the additional time to train our staff on enhanced sanitation protocols while remaining open for Curbside TO-GO. As you may know, we have always been proud of our high sanitation standards. But we realize that actions speak louder than words, so you will see several additional measures in our dining room.

We realize that actions speak louder than words, so you will see several additional measures in our dining room.

In accordance with the current guidelines, Apollo Career Center will have a Virtual Graduation Ceremony.

Schedule released soon to return school-issued items and pick up your personal items, certificates, and completion certificate.

If you’re ready to gain peace of mind that your premises have met the sanitation requirements using CDC and WHO guidelines then let’s start a conversation! Give peace of mind to your community and team members that you are providing a sanitized environment for them to enjoy. Get a FREE estimate by filling out this form or call us at 419.339.3999

Reduce the risk of the spread of germs, bacteria, and viruses at your home or business.

Call ahead and have your smoothie waiting for you. You can also use GrubHub! While you are at home social distancing, all there is to do is eat or drink. Make sure you are eating and drinking good healthy things to keep your immune system up. All our smoothies have fresh fruits and veggies with no added sugars.

All our smoothies have fresh fruits and veggies with no added sugars.

Fellow Fat Kids! Kinda a quiet week around here - Check us out today from 11:00 am until sold out at The Pony Keg! •Thursday(5/14): The Pony Keg Lima 11am-sold out Follow our Facebook page for daily updates

Find us near you and get your BBQ ''Fix''

The dining room is opening on May 21st. Come on out for a meal! We are taking all precautions to keep our employees and customers safe! We will be here to serve you the same great food and service that you’ve come to love.

we will be here to serve you the same great food and service that you’ve come to love