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7/8/2019 Member News
Chamber News - Week of July 8

Loudon County Chamber of Commerce

Calendar of Events for July, 2019

Last update July 8, 2019

Welcome New Members

CMC Marketing Agency – Christina Courtney

Celebrate Recovery of Loudon Co.                      Castleton Farms                                                   

Oakmont Custom Homes of TN, LLC                   Finishing Touch/Incredible Edibles                    

Adult Community Training                                    Premier Physical Therapy

Horse Haven of Tennessee                                   Premier Transportation                                        

                                                                                                                                                                                                           

                                                      ~ Chamber Events ~

Tuesday, July 9 – Chamber Business after Hours5:00 – 6:30 p.m.; hosted by Avalon Golf & Country Club, 1299 Oak Chase Blvd., Lenoir City.  Great food, networking and door prizes!  Call 865-458-2067 for more information.

~ Community Events ~

FARMERS MARKETS:  Tuesday, July 9 – Greenback Farmer’s & Craft Market:  10 a.m. - 2 p.m., Greenback Depot, 6736 Morganton Rd., Greenback.

Wednesday, July 10 – Tellico Village Farmer’s Market:  9 a.m. – 12 p.m., every Wednesday, in our new location – the Tugaloo Parking Lot.

Thursday, July 11 – 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, July 13 – Free Spay/Neuter Vouchers:  10 a.m., Roane State/Library Bldg., 100 W Broadway, Lenoir City.  Loudon County residents only – Picture ID required.  Pets must be four months or older.  Vouchers are limited to pet owners earning less than $20,000/year individual or $30,000/year for household.

Friday, July 19 – Movies in the Park:  Join us at Lenoir City Park for a free outdoor movie for the entire family!  Pack some snacks, grab a blanket or chair, and come watch a movie with us!  Our feature for July is The Lego Movie 2, rated PG.  All movies begin at dusk. 

Friday, July 26 – Pool Dance Party:  8 – 10 p.m., Loudon Water Park.  For more information, contact Loudon Parks and Recreation at 865-458-7525. 

~ Chamber Members Events & Specials ~

Wednesday, July 10 – Loudon Monroe Human Resources Association Meeting:  11:30 a.m., Cleveland State Community Center (Monroe County Center), 121 Grand Vista, Vonore.  Join presenter Lance Wheaton, Bureau of Workers’ Compensation, for Drugs in the Workplace:  How BIG is the problem?  Please RSVP to Lesa Williams at L.Williams@delconcausa.com.

Wednesday, July 10 – Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening Celebration for Oakmont Custom Homes of TN, LLC5 p.m., 481 Navigator Drive, Lenoir City, in beautiful WindRiver.  Join us as we cut the ribbon for a new Chamber member and help them celebrate their grand opening with their model home in WindRiver.  Call 865-458-2067 for more information.

Thursday, July 11 – 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, July 12 & Saturday, July 13 – Christmas in July at The Shoppes on the Square:  10 a.m. – 5 p.m., The Shoppes on the Square, 612 Grove Street, downtown Loudon.  Join us fur sales, refreshments and a door prize or two as we celebrate Christmas in July!  For more information, call 865-244-0207.

Saturday, July 13 – Christmas in July Sale at Depot Ceramic Shop:  9 a.m. – 2 p.m., Depot Ceramic Shop, 481 Leeper Pkwy., Lenoir City.  Get started on your holiday projects and gifts with our 20% off sale on all greenware and bisque pieces in the shop and even better bargains in a special sidewalk sale.  Call 865-317-1345 for details.

Wednesday, July 17 – 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, July 19 – Nights on Broadway:  4:30 – 8:00 p.m., downtown Lenoir City.  Music, food and craft booths along with free popcorn and popsicles.  Join us for the fun and bring the family!

Friday, July 19 – Ribbon Cutting for Just Store It! – Knoxville5:30 p.m., 1430 Everett Rd., Knoxville.  Join us as we welcome a new Chamber member and cut the ribbon for their business.  Great networking opportunity!  Call 865-458-2067 for more information.

Saturday, July 20 – Ribbon Cutting for the new location of The Sparkly Pig11:30 a.m., 119 East Broadway, Lenoir City.  Join us for the grand opening of the new location of The Sparkly Pig and help us cut the ribbon to make it official!  Specials, food, great networking.  Call 865-458-2067 for more information.

Saturday, July 20 – Loudon County Republican Party Presents Bluegrass and BBQ:  6 – 8 p.m. at The Barn, 9080 Steekee Creek Rd., Loudon.  Bring a lawn chair and join us for great music, food, home ice cream and more!  Tickets are $20, kids 12 and under are FREE.  To purchase tickets, please call 865-643-1840. 

Monday, July 22 – Premier Transportation Casino Road Trip:  Escape the ordinary and reserve your seat today for an exclusive trip to Harrah’s Cherokee Casino!  $25 per person, round trip.  Price includes transportation on a luxury touring coach plus $40 of FREE play credit/Harrah’s Caesar’s Rewards Card.  Pick-up at The Venue at Lenoir City, 7690 Creekwood Park Blvd., Lenoir City.  Visit www.gopremiertn.com/destinations for trip details plus terms and conditions.  Reserve your seat today!

Wednesday, July 24 – Ribbon Cutting for Cooks Pest ControlNoon, 150 Cotton Mill Blvd., Lenoir City (just off of Town Creek Pkwy.).  Join us as we cut the ribbon for a new Chamber member!  Great networking – bring your business cards, bring a friend and join us for the celebration!  Call 865-458-2067 for more information.

Saturday, July 27, Sunday, July 28, & Monday, August 5 – 2019 Shoney’s KidCare Photo ID Event:  Saturday, July 27 – 11 a.m. – 5 p.m., West Town Mall, inside in front of JC Penney; Sunday, July 28 – Noon – 6 p.m., Foothills Mall in the Center Stage area; Monday, August 5 – 3 – 6 p.m., Jacob Building at Chilhowee Park, at Knox County Mayor Glenn Jacobs’ School Mania.  Now in its 25th year, Shoney’s KidCare Photo ID events will provide FREE KidCare Photo IDs for children, which enable parents to have information readily available for authorities in the event their child is ever reported missing.  The IDs include a color photograph, fingerprints, important information such as height, weight, and date of birth, a medical profile, the “Seven Rules for Safety”, and a 24-hour National Center for Missing an dExploited Children hotline number.  Each participant will also have the opportunity to visit with Shoney Bear.  

Banking on Education Tickets now Available!  Get your ticket for a $500 prize drawing – four prizes from Citizens Bank, First Tennessee, ORNL Federal Credit Union and Knoxville TVA Employees Credit Union.  A $20 contribution provides you with an opportunity to win $500!  Only 100 chances available for each prize.  All proceeds benefit schools supply program and grants through the Loudon County Education Foundation.  Drawing for all four $500 prizes will be held on Friday, August 30th, 4 p.m., at the Lenoir City School Central Office.  You do not have to be present to win.  Tickets may be purchased at Loudon County Education Foundation, 410 Wharf Street, Loudon, or from any LCEF Board member. 

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 Soap 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 Neighborhood at Tellico Village is proud to announce Premier Residences at Tellico Village, a Five Star Premier Senior Living Community opening July 2019.  Independent living at Premier Residences at Tellico Village, 150 Chatuga Drive West, Loudon, offers a world of possibilities with a full range of services and amenities to make every day even better than the last.  To schedule at personalized tour, call 865-408-0211. 

US Cellular has great summer deals for you, your home and your business!  Customers can qualify for $300 contract buyouts when you switch your cellular service to US Cellular.  If you bring your own phone, you can receive a $30 credit per line for the first five months.  These offers can be combined as well, so the savings can be huge!  We are also having a HUGE sale on all of our latest smart phones for people switching to US Cellular or adding lines to their existing accounts for all of July!  And we are extending our Tripled Refer-a-Friend bonus for all of July.  If our current customers refer their friends or family, they’ll get $150 per line!  US Cellular also has the latest in Outdoor Security Monitoring for your home – our Arlo Go 4G LTE HD Camera and our Spartan GoCam 4G LTE are available at US Cellular.  Put our Techspertise to work to find the right technology solution for your business!  To discover even more, talk to a Business Solutions Specialist about asset management, monitor and control, automation and operations, communications and more!  Visit US Cellular at 804 Hwy. 321 N, Ste. 300, Lenoir City, or call 865-816-3656 for more information.