Meet The New 2024 Chamber Officers/Directors

2024 Officer/Directors

Matthew Harvey- President

Beth Tircuit- Vice President

Kelli Blackerby- Treasurer

Sheryl Stanley- Secretary


Blaine Alexander

Betsy Blevins

Gaye Doyle

Kadee Todd

Kenneth Fuller

Mark Blackerby

Now taking orders for Christmas Lollipops for the Square

The Leonard Chamber of Commerce is taking orders for lollipops to be displayed on the Square during Christmas. The cost of a new lollipop or to have yours displayed is $25. The money raised from the lollipops will benefit the Leonard Toy Drive.

Here is the form and template for how you wish your lollipop to app (.PDF file)Please contact Kelli Blackerby at to reserve your lollipop.

Payments may be:
• Made online at (click on donate, select other, and put lollipops)
• Mailed to the Leonard Chamber of Commerce at P O Box 117 Leonard, TX 75452
• Dropped off with Kelli at K D Johnson, Inc. (100 West Collin Leonard)

To have your lollipop displayed for the Dec 2nd Christmas Parade, requests and payments must be received by November 10, 2023. Lollipops will be displayed at random.

If you have any questions, please get in touch with Kelli Blackerby at

Here are a few past examples – (click to see full version)

2023 Leonard Picnic LIVE Music Lineup!

Good Vibes Leonard Picnic

Let’s share some “GOOD VIBES!”

THURSDAY: The Blandelles
FRIDAY: Matt Hillyer > Two Tons of Steel
SATURDAY: Chad Cooke Band > Braxton Keith > Josh Ward

Three days of summer fun!! Carnival, food trucks, Leonard Sports Association Tournaments, beer & wine, (NO COOLERS ALLOWED) fireworks and more!

July 20-22, 2023 at The Leonard City Park, FREE ADMISSION! Parking donations are ALWAYS appreciated!

A big thank you to our sponsors so far! There are still opportunities to sponsor this 144-year-old Leonard Tradition! Deadline May 31.
Learn more and submit your sponsorship online now!

144th Annual Leonard Picnic Theme: GOOD VIBES!

Good Vibes Leonard Picnic
Are you ready for the good vibes of summertime?

But more importantly, are you itching for ways to promote your business in front of the largest crowd Leonard gathers all year long?! ☀️🎆🎡

This year marks the 144th Annual Leonard Picnic, and the Leonard Chamber of Commerce has high hopes to make it the best yet, by bringing bigger-name artists and events attracting people far & wide to show off our growing & thriving community!

We have a variety of sponsor levels that fit any business’s budget. Starting at just $100 all the way up to the Diamond (title) Sponsor that is still available this year!

If you have any interest, there is a quick link on our website: Sponsor the Leonard Picnic

Or contact Blaine 903-449-1076 or Sheryl 903-449-2322

Time to renew your membership for 2023!

Please visit the 2023 Leonard Chamber of Commerce Membership form page.

In order to have your business listed in the 2023 Chamber Directory and be listed on the program at the annual banquet, please submit the form and membership fee to us by no later than January 31, 2023.

The Chamber directory is placed in the greeter bags that are given to new residents by the City of Leonard and other water companies. We also have an online directory available to the public all year long.

You can submit your membership and pay securely online. Or, mail the printed .pdf form (also found on this page) with payment to the Leonard Chamber of Commerce PO Box 117, Leonard, TX 75452.

If you have any questions, please feel free to email us at

Country Christmas Event December 3 on the Square

Tree Lighting and Parade, hayrides, Hot Chocolate, Hot Cider, Fudge, brownies, cookies, S’mores, Honor Choir, LHS Band, 5k Jingle Jog, Chili Cookoff, and Live Music. Schedule and times coming soon! For the latest updates, see the Facebook event.

This event will be held on the Leonard Square.

Make plans to join us after the parade at Benediction On The Square, downtown Leonard and enjoy Live Music with Bailey Rae! YAJC will also be hosting a Chili Cookoff at the venue. See more details and a video with Bailey Rae’s music on the Facebook post.