Loudon County, TN News


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7/17/2017 Member News
Chamber News - Week of July 17

Loudon County Chamber of Commerce

Calendar of Events for July, 2017

Last update July 17, 2017

Welcome New Members


The Backdoor Gallery & Sweet Lime Boutique        Louise Gallery Studio

Networking Today International – Lenoir City          Whistle Stop Boutique                                

US Cellular, Premier Locations                                     Nicola's Furniture
Southern Bliss Boutique                                                 Lily Mae's Boutique, LLC


Save the Date

Loudon County Chamber Masquerade Gala

Thursday, November 2 – 6 p.m. – The Venue at Lenoir City

~ Chamber Events ~

Tuesday, August 8 – Chamber Business after Hours and Ribbon Cutting
5:00 – 6:30 p.m.; Lenoir City Chiropractic, 207 Myers Rd., Lenoir City.  Join us for this great double event – a ribbon cutting to officially open the beautiful new facility for Lenoir City Chiropractic, and our monthly Business after Hours!  Great food, great networking, door prizes and so much more!  For more info, call 865-458-2067.  

~ Community Events ~

Tuesday, July 18 – Networking LC2 Special Launch Meeting:  8 a.m., Loudon County Visitors Bureau, 1075 Hwy. 321 N, Lenoir City, lower level.  This is a great opportunity for you to grow your business, gain more referrals, and be a part of a new local networking group.  We will discuss the amazing opportunity our community has with this special launch meeting.  Bring business cards to share with the group.  Refreshments will be served.  For more information, call DeAnna at 865-809-1683 or email Deanna.lawson@libertymutual.com; or Sandi at 865-363-5529 or email Sandi@loudoncountychamber.com

Wednesday, July 19 – Joint Operation:  9 a.m. – 2 p.m., The Jacob Building at Chilhowee Park, 3301 E Magnolia Ave., Knoxville.  A free event to provide veterans and their families with a one-stop shop to access local resources and services.  Services include VA claim assistance, education, vocational rehabilitation, employment, mental health, housing, business loans and more.  Hosted by Senator Bob Corker, Senator Lamar Alexander, Congressman Jimmy Duncan, Mayor Tim Burchett, Mayor Madeline Rogero.  Contact Senator Corker’s offce at 865-637-4180 for more information. 

Wednesday, July 19 – Farmer’s Market at the Tellico Village Yacht Club:  9 a.m. – Noon, 100 Sequoyah Drive, Loudon. 


Thursday, July 20 – Loudon Farmers’ Market:  2 – 8 p.m., downtown Loudon.  For more info or to reserve your spot, call Loudon Parks & Recreation at 865-458-7525. 


Thursday, October 5 – Friday, October 6 – Mid-South Workers Comp Association Annual Conference:  This conference is only in Knoxville every three years and this year’s theme is “Putting on the Helmet on Prevention and Early Intervention”, to be held at the Crown Plaza Hotel, 401 W Summit Hill Dr., Knoxville.  The deadline for early registration for the discounted rate is July 31, 2017.  You can register and pay at www.mswca.org.    

~ Chamber Member Events & Specials ~


Now through Friday, July 28 – Banking on Education:  Help the Loudon County Education Foundation support our area teachers with supplies and grants.  Purchase a ticket for only $20 and you might win one of FIVE prizes of $500 each!  Only 100 chances will be sold for each $500 prize.  The drawings will be held on Friday, July 28th at 3 p.m. at The Venue at Lenoir City, 7690 Creekwood Park Blvd., Lenoir City.  Purchase your tickets at The Loudon County Education Foundation, The Loudon County Chamber of Commerce (318 Angel Row, Loudon), Athens Federal Community Bank, Citizens Bank, Knoxville TVA Employees Credit Union, ORNL Federal Credit Union, or SouthEast Bank.  You do no need to be present to win! 

Tuesday, July 18 – Whistle Stop Boutique Opening Day:  11 a.m. – 6 p.m., 322 Grove St., Loudon.  Loudon’s newest boutique – shop for clothing, jewelry and accessories!  Located in the old Red Door Galleries, just down from The Lyric Theatre.  Call 865-657-6359 for more info.

Wednesday, July 19 – Loudon County Habitat for Humanity Women Build Meet & Greet:  10:00 – 11:30 a.m., 238 Hwy. 70 W, Lenoir City.  Come and bring a friend or two, meet new friends and see good friends from past builds, and find out more about the 2017 Women Build, now scheduled to start the second week in August!  If you have questions or need directions to our new office, please call Sandi Byrd at 865-458-0704, option 2, ext. 4, or email her at Sandra@LoudonCountyHabitat.org

Wednesday, July 19 - Networking LC Meeting:  11 a.m., Loudon County Visitors Bureau, 1075 Hwy. 321 N, Lenoir City, lower level.  Please RSVP to dane.ogden.d622@statefarm.com.

Thursday, July 20 – Breakfast Club:  9 – 10 a.m., Hampton Inn, 585 Fort Loudoun Medical Center Drive, Lenoir City.  Join Edward Jones Financial Advisor Amanda DeBord for Breakfast Club and enjoy a complimentary hot breakfast in a relaxed atmosphere while Amanda shares the latest investment news.  Please RSVP by Monday, July 17 by calling Sara at 865-986-0833.

Thursday, July 20 – Community Shred Day at SouthEast Bank:  11 a.m. – 1 p.m., SouthEast Bank, 596 Town Creek Parkway, Lenoir City.  Clean out all those old important papers and bring them down to be shredded!  For more information, call 865-635-7130.

Thursday, July 20 – Sunday, July 23 – Tellico Community Players Present The Savannah Sipping SocietyFour unattached ladies, each with her own eccentricities, meet by chance as a result of their shared hatred of a hot yoga class, and spend the next six months building a deep friendship as they sip various alcoholic drinks on Randa’s Savannah veranda.  An abundance of laugh-out-loud lines and plot complications ensure that the sentimentality of the heartwarming conclusion is earned.  Visit www.tellicocommunityplayhouse.org to reserve your tickets online.  Tickets go on sale 30 days prior to the first performance of the show.  The Playhouse Box Office opens the week before the 1st performance, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., Monday-Friday.  The theatre is located at 304 Lakeside Plaza, Tellico Village, Loudon, 865-657-3609.

Saturday, July 22 – Ceramic Glazing Class at Depot Ceramic Shop:  10 a.m. – 2 p.m., Depot Ceramic Shop, 820 Dixie Lee Circle, Lenoir City.  Create elegant and dramatic pieces for your home with the rich luster of Duncan Metallic Glazes and the earthy look of Courtyard Glazes.  There is also a secret ingredient incorporated that will guarantee to make you smile.  Come join the fun and create these beautiful elegant pieces for your home.  $30 includes the ware.  Call 865-816-3020 for details or visit www.DepotCeramicShop.com.  

Thursday, July 27 – Networking Today International – Lenoir City Wine & Cheese Event:  5:30 – 7:00 p.m., at LeNoir Southern Belgian Bistro, 123 E Broadway, Lenoir City.  There is no cost to attend.  Come check out our B2B networking group.  We would love to have you attend!  Please RSVP by Wednesday, July 26 to Amanda or Sara at sara.barrett@edwardjones.com or by calling 865-986-0833.

Friday, July 28 – Summer Music in the Lounge:  6:30 p.m., Citico’s Restaurant & Club.  Rexax and enjoy live music by Fredda Valentine on July 14th, and Logan Murrell on July 28th in Citico’s Lounge every 2nd & 4th Frdiay through September.  Order food and drinks from the bar and settle in for a great evening of summer sounds.