May 2017
Chamber Reminders
April 30 - May 6 is National Small Business Week.  
  • There are 680,628 registered establishments in Georgia (SOS: 3/1/17)
  • According to the Georgia Department of Labor, 302,499 business establishments represented Georgia employment in 2Q of 2016. Of those:
    • 99.8% are categorized as small (fewer than 500 employees)
    • 97.7% employed fewer than 100
    • 94.6% employed fewer than 50
    • 78% employed fewer than 10 
 
In recognition of Small Business Week, the Chamber will host a luncheon seminar on May 2.  See information below for registration.  This is one seminar you do not want to miss.  

To attend, RSVP to habchamber@windstream.net or call 706-778-4654 by April 28.  Members $15 and non-members $20.
This Month's Advertisers:
The Habersham Hacienda
New Chamber Member!!



Advertising Unlimited

706-886-6622
888-690-6622 
A Garden For Wellness

Starting May 1
Thursday''s 2 pm
Joint Freeing Class will be moving to 5 pm
AND
Tuesday's Journey Through the Chakras Class
will be moving to 5:30 pm

Saturday Movie Night is Back!
May 6 - 5:30 pm
Herds of Hooves
Natural Horsemanship Demonstration
and Movie Unbranded
For more info, click HERE.
The Children's Gallery


City of Alto

 
Cornelia Train Depot Museum
The Depot museum is a train lovers delight. Located downtown next to the Big Red Apple monument.  Artifacts include memorabilia from Southern Railway Company and the Tallulah Falls Railroad Company and two restored cabooses.  An electric car charging station is located on site as well as a kid's splash pad.
Contact: Jessie Owensby  
706-778-8585
dmanager@corneliageorgia.org

Currahee Vineyard & Winery

 
Erin London

Goodwill of North Georgia

Hartford House Furniture

Sarah Is Back 
Two Day Sale
Possible Extension; please call or email
706-778-3449
ssmith@hartfordhousefurniture.com
Hartford house
126 Anderson Circle
Alto, GA 30510
Holcomb's Office Supply & Christian Products

Click HERE for more savings!
706-778-4173
484 Town Centre Drive
Cornelia, GA 30531 
Jaemor Farms


King Vision Care

Net-Tech Services

North Georgia Zoo

Fiber Farm & Art Festival
April 29th & 30th from 10-4p
It's sheep shearing time! Come join us and learn all about sheep shearing, spinning, and get free samples of wool! Check out Interactive Farm Demonstrations. Learn how to spin, trim hooves, train, and more!
 
Come out to see all of the vendors and their creations! From Fiber Arts, Homesteading, Woodworking, Pottery, Knitting, Painting, Crafts and more!
Come learn about sheep and alpaca shearing, learn about spinning, fiber art and more! Enjoy pottery, woodworking and other demonstrations. Buy local homemade, handcrafted products. *create your own take home wool crafts, porcupine quill jewelry and more! *additional fees may apply

Special School Rates!
Friday April 28th only
Reserve your home school or school group and pay only  $5  admission- includes farm area- petting zoo and sheering demonstrations.

Call now for more info
706-348-7279



 Habersham County Chamber of Commerce
668 U.S. 441 Business | P O Box 366
Cornelia, Georgia 30531
706.778.4654