Connection 25 Expo -
jereWednesday, 22 May 2013
5/22/2013 1:00 PM - 7:00 PM, SAVE THE DATE AND RESERVE YOUR EXHIBIT SPACE TODAY!
Show hours will be 1 – 7 p.m., proceeded by a VIP 25th Anniversary Reception from 12 – 1 p.m. for exhibitors and invited guests.
The Chamber has been connecting businesses in a “face-to-face” format for 25 years. Be a part of this year’s Expo and explore the additional new ways that this year’s Expo can help your business to connect and make contacts.
This year's Expo will feature local middle and high school students from the future business leaders of tomorrow from the Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) debuting their newly launched businesses from 4 - 7 p.m. YEA students’ exhibiting in Connection is the culmination of the program’s overall goal; for the students to become CEOs of their own company or social movement!
RESERVE YOUR BOOTH NOW by completing and faxing/mailing the registration form and payment. Completed form may also be emailed to Kaye Lewis. Exhibit spaces are reserved on a first-come, first served basis, so don’t delay! Join our growing list of exhibitors listed below.
ABC 13 WSET
Appalachian Orthodontics of Lynchburg
BDC Capital Management
Beacon Credit Union
CASA of Central Virginia, Inc.
Central Virginia Community College
Central Virginia Federal Credit Union
Coleman-Adams Construction, Inc.
Creative Edge Design
DJ Electronics Plus
Embrace Home Loans
Employee Benefits Services
Evergreen Basement Systems
First National Bank
Flames Club/LU Athletics
Holiday Lake 4-H Educational Center
Jersey Mike's Subs
Life Focus Pictures
Life Net Health
I. H. McBride Sign Co.
MedExpress Urgent Care
Member One FCU
MWV - Land Sales, Inc.
The News & Advance
Old Dominion Job Corps
Runk & Pratt Senior Living Communities
Sayre Enterprises, Inc.
Servus Capital Management
SHRM of Central Virginia
Specialty Exterminating Co.
Virginia Technical Institute
Virginia Uranium, Inc.
YMCA of Central Virginia
Also featuring the bright, young entrepreneurs of the Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA):
Beanies, Tees, and Socks
HAVE YOUR CAKE and eat it too!
KDcre8tions Custom Bracelets
Planet Ice Cream
United Way Day of Caring -
jereWednesday, 22 May 2013
5/22/2013 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM, United Way's 20th Annual Day of Caring
Every business, organization, group and individual in Central Virginia is invited to donate your skills, labor, time and talents to fulfilling projects submitted by area non-profits. Projects can range from landscaping to painting to window- washing to cleaning and much more. Lunch is provided for participants at the Hillcat’s Stadium.
Let's Talk...Alzheimer's & Dementia: Communication & Behavior Challenges -
jereThursday, 23 May 2013
5/23/2013 4:30 PM - 5:30 , June Harvie, Certified Dementia Practitioner, will be sharing information about communication and behavior challenges when dealing with individuals who have dementia or Alzheimer’s. Please join us to learn more about dealing with this disease. Call 385-5102 to RSVP.
American Red Blood Drive/Mayberry Drive-in, Moneta -
jereSaturday, 25 May 2013
5/25/2013 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM, American Red Cross Blood Drive
1696 White House Road, Moneta
Saturday, 10:00am till 2:00pm
Every presenting donor receives a free pass to the movies to be used at any time this summer.
Stars and Stripes Forever: Patriotic Concert -
jereSaturday, 25 May 2013
5/25/2013 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM, On Saturday, May 26, at 8pm the Jefferson Choral Society performs a stirring patriotic concert that will have guests on their feet celebrating the freedoms so many have fought and died to protect. The Jefferson Choral Society concert will include performances by the Jefferson Youth Chorale and Cantate and the Chorus of the Blue Ridge. Prior to the show, from 7pm to 8pm, visitors can enjoy a moonlight serenade with music by ensemble Let’s Dance who will perform musical selections from the 1940s. The Memorial will remain open until 10:00pm. Tickets go on sale in April. Adults: $8.00 in advance or $10.00 at the door. Students ages 6-18: $5.00 in advance or $8.00 at the door. Children under 6 are free. Bring your own chair.
Remembering Their Sacrifice -
jereMonday, 27 May 2013
5/27/2013 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM, The Memorial commemorates Memorial Day with a special ceremony to officially recognize the men and women who have sacrificed for our freedoms. A number of plaques will be dedicated to commemorate various elements of D-Day. The program begins at 11am. Admission is free until noon. Guests are asked to bring their own chair.
Small Business Appreciation Breakfast -
jereTuesday, 28 May 2013
5/28/2013 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM, In celebration of the upcoming Small Business Week, the Lynchburg Regional Chamber and Sam's Club are co-sponsoring a Small Business Appreciation breakfast from 7:30 - 9:00 am on Tuesday, May 28. There is no cost and you do not have to be a member of Sam's Club or the Lynchburg Regional Chamber to attend..... just come anytime between 7:30 - 9:00 am and enjoy a complimentary breakfast! Information about Sam's Club and the Lynchburg Chamber will be available and representatives will be on hand to answer your questions about the benefits of membership. We look forward to seeing you there!
Constant Contact Workshop -
jereWednesday, 29 May 2013
5/29/2013 8:30 AM - 11:00 AM, Presented by CONSTANT CONTACT - Gina Watkins, Regional Director.
Session 1: Learn how to build relationships, drive revenue, and deliver real results for your business with Email Marketing.
Session 2: Learn about Social Media Campaigns that turn fans into customers, so you can increase business for your company!
There is NO CHARGE to attend, but RSVP IS REQUIRED to reserve your seat. To register, visit here or contact the Lynchburg Regional Chamber: (434)845-5966, or email email@example.com.
Registration begins at 8:00 am. Session 1 begins at 8:30, Session 2 will begin approximately at 9:45 am.
Once again, the Lynchburg Regional Chamber brings you the opportunity to learn marketing tips directly from the national companies that provide the services and products that are used by successful companies and organizations around the world!
Sport Clips Haircuts Ribbon Cutting -
jereThursday, 30 May 2013
5/30/2013 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Join with the Lynchburg Regional Chamber as we celebrate this Chamber member - free haircuts to all men who attend the ribbon cutting, plus some tasty snacks will be provided.
Central VA Industries Council Welcome Reception for Porter's Fabrication -
jereWednesday, 05 June 2013
6/5/2013 7:30 AM - 8:30 AM, You are invited to join us for a Welcome Reception for this new member of the Lynchburg Region's manufacturing and industrial community! There's no charge to attend, but please RSVP to 434-845-5966 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Coffee and pastries will be provided, courtesy of Belcan Staffing Solutions.
Porter's Fabrications specializes in metal fabrication services ranging from light sheet metal to heavy metal elements. They are located in the former Diebold facility on Cohen Place in Lynchburg.
This event is co-sponsored by:
Central VA Industries Council (CVIC),
Wingate by Wyndham, and Belcan Staffing Solutions.