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Mission Statement:
To advance, promote, and encourage successful business growth for our members.
Whit's Frozen Custard - Ribbon Cutting

On Friday, September 20th, 2019, new downtown Mount Airy business, Whit’s Frozen Custard hosted their Grand Opening! With owners, staff, Whit’s Frozen Custard headquarters representatives, Little Whit the Penguin (Whit’s Frozen Custard mascot), Chamber staff and members, and many members of the community joined together to celebrate with an official Ribbon Cutting Ceremony. Join us in welcoming Whit’s to the business community and downtown Mount Airy! Now who wants dessert?
(PS. This week's flavor is Pumpkin Spice!)

Ep. 1: The Golden Goose

Listen to the very first episode of Let's Talk Business Podcast, all about the Autumn Leaves Festival, and stay tuned for new episodes every month.
13 Bones Opens Wedding Venue

"Some people believe major opportunities in life come along in their own time. Rather than try to force your way along, you just wait for the right moment, ready when the chance presents itself.
That philosophy has certainly served well the five owners of 13 Bones, who opened their popular Mount Airy steakhouse a decade ago.
Now, the owners are venturing into a new world with today’s open house of 13 Bones Wedding Venue & Event Destination at the former Cabins at White Sulfur Springs." Read More

Article Provided by The Mount Airy News
Chamber Programs / Events
TOMORROW October 3rd - Business After Hours

Join Dr. Leslie Stoklosa and Nourish Family Chiropractic for a fun Business After Hours on Thursday, October, 3, 2019. Chamber members and their families are invited to attend. Use this opportunity to spread awareness about your business, and enjoy an evening of casual networking and fun activities with your family!
Next Business After Hours
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October 24th - Candidates Forum
Mount Airy City Schools Central Office Headquarters

Come hear from the candidates running for the Mount Airy City Commissioners and ask them questions.
October 11th-13th - Autumn Leaves Festival™

Get ready for the 53rd Annual Autumn Leaves Festival™ and enjoy #3 of 3 videos showcasing the famous event. We are so excited for the food, arts / crafts, and music! Click the video above to watch.
Friday, December 6th, 2019

Mark your calendars for the Chamber's annual Holiday Gala!

JOIN THE COMMITTEE We are seeking Chamber members interested in serving on the Holiday Gala Committee. Contact Randy Collins, Chamber President for more information. Randy@MtAiry NCChamber.org
Member / Community Info.
Surry Community College - Small Business Center
Did you know the SBCN services, including the business seminars and webinars, are free? They are a community-based provider of education, training, counseling, networking, and referrals. Any small business owner or prospective small business owner can benefit!
Upcoming Free Seminars

Tuesday, October 8, 2019 6pm-8pm
Location: SCC Center for Public Safety

Thursday, October 10, 2019 6pm-8pm
Location: SCC V-Bldg

Tuesday, November 5, 2019 6pm-8pm
Location: SCC Center for Public Safety

Registration deadlines extended!