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6/10/2019 Member News
Chamber News - Week of June 10

Loudon County Chamber of Commerce

Calendar of Events for June, 2019

Last update June 10, 2019

 

Welcome New Members

Horse Haven of Tennessee                                  Premier Transportation

Protomet Corporation                                          Tisha Little Shelter Insurance                       

Donna Eason, Individual Member                       Just Store It! – Knoxville                                

Dr. Jerry G. Wood, Individual Member                Smart Trips                                                            

                                                                                                                                                                                                            

                                                      ~ Chamber Events ~

Tuesday, June 11 – Chamber Business after Hours5:00 – 6:30 p.m.; hosted by First Tennessee Bank, 510 US Hwy. 321 N, Lenoir City.  Great food, networking and door prizes!  Call 865-458-2067 for more information.

~ Community Events ~

FARMERS MARKETS:  Tuesday, June 11 – Greenback Farmer’s & Craft Market:  10 a.m. - 2 p.m., Greenback Depot, 6736 Morganton Rd., Greenback.

Wednesday, June 12 – Tellico Village Farmer’s Market:  9 a.m. – 12 p.m., every Wednesday, in our new location – the Tugaloo Parking Lot.

Thursday, June 13 – Downtown Loudon Farmer’s Market:  4 – 8 p.m., every Thursday, downtown Loudon.  Contact Loudon Parks & Recreation at 865-458-7525 for more information.

Saturday, June 15 – Wharf Street Market in Historic Downtown Loudon:  4 – 8 p.m., Wharf Street, Historic Downtown Loudon.  Wharf Street Market has something for everyone!  Downtown shops will be open late, shop with vendors, food court, and kid’s world.  Stop by Wharf Street Market then head to the Historic Loudon Theatre for a live concert!  Anyone interested in having a booth, please contact Shannon Mott at 585-750-3032. 

Friday, June 21 – Nights on Broadway in Historic Downtown Lenoir City:  4:30 – 8:00 p.m., Historic Downtown Lenoir City.  Food trucks, crafters, local vendors, free popcorn, free popsicles, and stores staying open late for your shopping convenience! 

~ Chamber Members Events & Specials ~

Tuesday, June 11 – 1 Year Customer Appreciation Day at First Tennessee Bank:  Noon – 3 p.m., 510 U.S. Hwy. 321 N, Lenoir City.  We want to recognize the loyalty and cooperation of our clients during this transition year with refreshments under the tent!  Come out and celebrate with us!

Wednesday, June 12 – Loudon Monroe Human Resource Group Meeting:  11:30 a.m., Malibu Boats, 5075 Kimberly Way, Loudon.  Join Presenter Scott Packett of RCI for “The New Definition of HR:  HR Analytics turns Human Resources into High Returns” (https://tninkrci.com/).  Closed toe shoes required – also safety glasses required and will be provided if you do not have your own pair.  Please RSVP to Paul Boyles at p.boyles@delconcausa.com

Thursday, June 13 - 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 https://committee100lc.com/.

Thursday, June 13 – 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.

Thursday, June 13 – Saturday, June 15; Thursday, June 20 – Sunday, June 23 – The Tellico Community Players Presents The Glass Menagerie:  Tellico Community Playhouse, 304 Lakeside Plaza, Loudon.  Tennessee Williams first successful play was The Glass Menagerie; he went on to become one of America’s most highly regarded playwrights.  To reserve your tickets and seats online, visit www.tellicocommunityplayhouse.org.  Call 865-657-3609 for more information.

Sunday, June 16 – Father’s Day Buffet at Calhoun’s at the Marina:  11 a.m. – 8 p.m., 4550 City Park Drive, Lenoir City.  Bring the entire family and celebrate Dad with our special Father’s Day Buffet featuring many of your Calhoun’s favorites!  Call 865-988-9838 for more information.

Sunday, June 16 – Special Father’s Day Fresh Food Bar and Free Pie for Dad at Shoney’s Restaurants:  Shoney’s makes it easy to take care of Dad with the famous breakfast Fresh Food Bar in the morning or the special “Dad-sized” dinner Fresh Food Bar beginning at 11 a.m. and offered all day.  You’ll find favorites like steak, coconut shrimp, BBQ ribs, fried chicken and meatloaf, plus Shoney’s famous Soup, Salad, Fruit and Vegetable Bar.  All Dad’s will receive a free slice of Shoney’s famous Strawberry Pie (with adult meal purchase).  Treat Dad and Grandpa this Sunday for Father’s Day!

Wednesday, June 19 – Historic Downtown Lenoir City Merchants Association Meeting:  8:30 a.m., Roane State Community Room, 100 West Broadway, Lenoir City.  If you are interested in the development of downtown Lenoir City, we invite you to attend.  Contact Mary Bright at 865-317-3652 or email marybright293@gmail.com for more information.

Friday, June 21 – Saturday, June 22 – 2019 Tennessee Valley Lineman Rodeo Hosted by Lenoir City Utilities:  Lenoir City Utilities has been awarded the opportunity to host the 2019 Tennessee Valley Lineman Rodeo.  The event site will be located on TVA’s property located at Hwy. 321 and Hwy. 444 on the Fort Loudoun/Tellico Reservoir.  The rodeo consists of multiple individual events where Lineman, Apprentice Lineman, Senior Lineman and Teams compete against each other during the two-day rodeo.  Utilities and Co-ops will be represented across TVA’s region form states including Tennessee, Alabama, Kentucky, Mississippi and Georgia.  LCUB looks forward to being able to showcase our beautiful surroundings with other utilities and co-ops from across the TVA territory.

Friday, June 28 – Breakfast Club:  9 – 10 a.m., Country Kinfolk Café, 270 Hickman Street, 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, June 26th by calling Sara Barrett at 865-986-0833.

Just in time for Summer – Great Classes at Cook N Craft Academy:    We have cooking and crafting classes for kids 5 to teen, such as pasta making, kite making, unicorn baking, baking workshop, ice cream making and more!  https://cookncraftacademy.com/summer-camps We also have some fun classes for the “adult kids”, such as Rose Petal Soup and Rose apple Dessert and Cauliflower Crust Pizza!  https://cookncraftacademy.com/upcoming-classes  Cook N Craft Academy continues to host birthday parties and caters breakfasts, lunches and dinners.  Call us at 865-384-8796 for your next event!

The Whitestone Country Inn is excited to announce their first ever Summer Gospel Concert Series – and you could be a Sponsor!  Beginning July 5th and running through September 14th, Whitestone Country Inn will be presenting some of the best artists in gospel music – July 5 – The Voices of Lee; August 3 – Wes Hampton; August 10 – Gordon Mote; August 17 – Guy Penrod; August 23 – Jeff & Sheri Easter; September 6 – The Martins; September 13 – Adam Crabb; and September 14 – The Isaacs.  Whitestone Country Inn is looking for sponsorships for this series – Title Sponsor, Gold Sponsor and Silver Sponsor – with great benefits for each sponsor level.  Contact Gabe Collier at gabe@whitestoneinn.com or call 865-376-0113 for more information. 

The Pregnancy Resource Center’s Mobile Medical Unit is in Lenoir City every Thursday!  The Mobile Medical Unit is located in the Walmart parking lot from noon – 4 p.m. every Thursday, and there is no appointment required to be seen on the Mobile Medical Unit.  The Unit is able to provide pregnancy testing and ultrasounds, as well as counseling.  If you know someone who needs the Pregnancy Resource Center’s resources, please refer them to the Mobile Medical Unit, or call 865-977-8378. 

Climatize Heating & Cooling is looking for a part-time receptionist.  Five days per week, 7:30 a.m. – 1 p.m., Lenoir City office.  Please contact Angela at 865-816-6477 for more information or to apply for the position.

US Cellular Lenoir City has your Outdoor Security Monitoring needs covered!  The Arlo Go 4G LTE HD Camera works with Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant, view in HD, receive instant motion or sound alerts, listen in or talk back with 2-way audio, and the Spartan GoCam 4G LTE has remote image or video when the camera is triggered by motion or timer, invisible nighttime infrared illumination with 80-foot+ flash range, and a unique design for rugged deployment.  For more information, visit at 804 Hwy. 321 N, Lenoir City or call 865-816-3656.

Planning an event soon?  Let Whitestone Country Inn help you!  From an overnight stay, event for your business, church or group, weddings and rehearsal dinners, anniversaries, birthdays, or special celebrations, Whitestone Country Inn has you covered.  Contact Gabe Collier at 865-376-0113 for a free lunch and tour of the Whitestone facility.