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3/11/2019 Member News
Chamber News - Week of March 11

Loudon County Chamber of Commerce

Calendar of Events for March, 2019

Last update March 11, 2019

SAVE THE DATE!

Annual Chamber Open Golf Tournament

Friday, April 12, 2019

8:30 a.m. Shotgun Start

Avalon Golf and Country Club

Call 865-458-2067 for more information

 

Welcome New Members

Norwex – Natalie Jenkins-Rice                    Crown Services, Inc.

Insta Dri                                                          Mulberry Street Animal Clinic                      

Bow Wow Mobile Dog Grooming                 Rosemary Quillen / Keller Williams             

Marcie Nichols / Keller Williams                   Paramount Title Services, LLC                    

Farmers Home Furniture                               Loudon Funeral Home & Cremations, Inc. 

Aqua Clear Water Systems, LLC                  Southern Bell Events                                    

Epic Nine                                                         Farm Credit Mid-America/Rural 1st    

                                                                                                                                                                                                           

                                                      ~ Chamber Events ~

Tuesday, March 12 – Chamber Business after Hours5:00 – 6:30 p.m.; hosted by Miss Marie’s Fashions, 610 Grove Street, Loudon.  Great food, great networking, door prizes and so much more!  Call 865-458-2067 for more information.

Friday, March 15 – Chamber Breakfast at River Oaks Place, Lenoir City7:30 – 9:00 a.m., hosted by River Oaks Place, 100 Fifth Ave., Lenoir City.  Join us for a fabulous breakfast networking event – the best way to start your day!  Call 865-458-2067 for more information.

~ Community Events ~

Tuesday, March 12 – Greenback Farmer’s & Craft Market:  10 a.m. - 2 p.m., Greenback Depot, 6736 Morganton Rd., Greenback.

Saturday, March 16 – Loudon County Veterans Resource and Job Fair:  10 a.m. – 2 p.m., War Memorial Building, 103 B Street, Lenoir City.  If you are an employer looking for a team player, a punctual person used to schedules and structure, one who knows how to communicate, if you value professionalism and respect, the ability to perform in stressful situations, a person that has problem solving skills and leadership skills, then you are looking for a Veteran!  If you would like to hire a Veteran, this is the job fair to attend.  There is no cost to attend this event.  We will provide a table and two chairs for each employer or resource provider. Please arrive around 9:15 for sign-in and set-up.  Lunch will be provided.  If you need electricity in your booth, please include the information in your RSVP.  Please RSVP to David.M.Webb@TN.gov no later than February 16th

Saturday, March 23 – Loudon Spring Fling:  11 a.m. – 6 p.m., downtown Loudon.  Shop with downtown merchants and crafts vendors, cook-out with Fat Hats from 11-2, inflatables for kids, and music on the Fountain Square!  For more information, call Loudon Parks and Recreation at 865-458-7525. 

.~ Chamber Members Events & Specials ~

Now – Monday, April 1 – “Spring” into The Backdoor Gallery Store-wide Sale:  The Backdoor Gallery, 105 W Broadway, is having a 50% off store wide sale on all boutique items and 20% off on all in-stock frames, mattes, prints and canvas!  Call 865-253-3772 for more information.

Tuesday, March 12 – Walk Loudon County Kick-Off Event:  The Loudon County Health Improvement Council, in cooperation with Walk Across Tennessee, will be hosting Walk Loudon County at the Greenway in downtown Lenoir City from 4-8 p.m.  Local law enforcement K-9 units, fire rescue, parks and recreation, fitness centers, health department, and many more will be present to showcase health/wellness and public safety resources available to residents of Loudon County.  Walking of the Greenway will be from 6-8 p.m.  Come and join us for Walk Loudon County!

Wednesday, March 13 – Loudon Monroe Human Resource Group Meeting:  11:30 a.m., Cleveland State Community Center (Monroe County Center), 121 Grand Vista, Vonore. Join us and Presenter LeeAnn Foster of Team Foster HR Strategy presenting Mildred Ramsey’s Super Supervisor:  When Your Team Needs a Leader, Give Them a Champion!.  Meal price is $12 and payable by check or cash.  We will be giving away two entries to our April Legal Update Conference (value $50 each) at our March meeting.  Entries will be taken from all dues paid members who are present at our March meeting. Please RSVP to Lesa Williams at L.Williams@delconcausa.com.   

Thursday, March 14 – Lenoir City Committee of 100 Meeting:  11:30 a.m., The Venue at Lenoir City, 7890 Creekwood Park Blvd., Lenoir City.  Lunch will be served at 11:30 a.m. in order to allow more time for networking and fellowship prior to the meeting, which will begin near noon.  If you are not a member and are interested in attending, please call Ron Jordan at 865-755-2978 for more information or RSVP at www.lenoircity100.com

Thursday, March 14 – Networking Today International – Lenoir City Meeting:  6:00-7:30 p.m., Loudon County Visitors Bureau, 1075 Hwy. 321 N, Lenoir City, lower level.  No exclusivity.  Relationship focused.  You do not have to attend every week.  For more information, contact Amanda DeBord at Amanda.debord@edwardjones.com or 865-986-0833.

Friday, March 15 – Groundbreaking Ceremony for New Downtown Lenoir City Brewery and RestaurantNoon, 200 E Depot Street (the old LCUB Building), Lenoir City.  Lenoir City Mayor and City Council cordially invite you to attend a groundbreaking ceremony for the new downtown brewery and restaurant.  Lunch will be served.

Friday, March 15 – Saturday, March 16 – Spring Open House at The Shoppes on the Square:  10 a.m. – 5 p.m., 612 Grove Street, Loudon.  Spring is coming soon and we can’t wait!  Come by The Shoppes on the Square to help us welcome in the warm sunny weather.  Special sales and refreshments.  Door prizes too!  Call 865-244-0207 for more information.

Saturday, March 16 – St. Patrick’s Day Dinner in The Barn at Country Kinfolk:  5 – 8 p.m., 270 Hickman St., Lenoir City (behind Hardee’s).  Tickets are only $18.95 per person – enjoy traditional Irish foods like Sauerbraten, Shepherd’s Pie, Corned Beef, Cooked Cabbage, Breads, Our Famous Desserts and More!  We will have Live Entertainment and a trivia game during the event.  Call 865-250-8733 or email countrykinfolkfarms@gmail.com to make your reservations for this Irish Feast!

Saturday, March 16 – St. Pat’s Irish Fest at Citico’s at WindRiver:  5 – 9 p.m., 2698 Oakum Court, Lenoir City.  The evening will feature an Irish buffet, Irish cocktail and beer specials, full bar, festive games and live music!  Tickets are $35 per person, includes food and live music by The Jay Eric Band.  Alcohol purchased separately.  Festive attire including kilts are encouraged!  Tickets may be purchased in advance or at the event.  Contact Cindy Hinson at 865-988-1864 or email cindy.hinson@windriverliving.com

Friday, March 22 – Breakfast Club:  9 – 10 a.m., Country Kinfolk Café, 270 Hickman St., Lenoir City, behind Hardee’s.  Join Edward Jones Financial Advisor Amanda DeBord for this month’s Breakfast Club.  Enjoy a complimentary hot breakfast while gaining valuable information about investing in a relaxed atmosphere.  Please RSVP by Wednesday, March 20, by calling Sara Barrett at 865-986-0833.

Saturday, March 23 – Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser Event for Lenoir City High School Band Boosters:  8:00-10:00 a.m., Aubrey’s Restaurant, 401 Town Creek Rd. E, Lenoir City.  Tickets are $5 and may be purchased from any band student or at the door.  LCHS Band Boosters promotes and encourages participating with support and financial assistance for improvements for our band students.  Please come and support your Lenoir City High School Marching and Concert Bands!

Saturday, March 30 – 5th Annual ATF Games – The Ultimate Test of Strength, Endurance and Determination:  9 a.m., hosted by Anytime Fitness, 2087 Hwy. 72 N, Loudon.  The time is now... The 5th Annual Anytime Fitness Games is upon us! We will be celebrating with other local businesses, food, and more! Anyone and everyone is welcome to this event! Members will compete in teams of 4 against one another to see who is the fittest. Gym vs Gym. Who is going to win?  $10 registration fee per participant – all proceeds will go directly to A.T.F. Missions.  For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/events/767974643558432/.

Saturday, March 30 – Christ Our Savior Lutheran Church Presents The Old Paths in Concert:  6 p.m., Christ Our Savior Lutheran Church, 260 Wade Road West, Loudon.  Join us for a great evening of music with The Old Paths.  Visit them at www.oldpathsonline.com.  Tickets are $10 in advance, $15 at the door.  Call the Church office at 865-458-9407 or Bob Traum at 865-458-4848 to reserve your tickets.