Newsletter for the Week of 06/26/2017

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Mark your calendars for this Chamber Membership Luncheon
July 11, 2017, 11:30 a.m. - 1:00p.m. 
at The Torch

Seating is limited so RSVP now!
RSVP by Friday, July 7, at 
or call (706) 778-4654

Members - $20, Non-Members - $25
Catering by Sweet Breads

Speaker: Nick Scheman, Gainesville Toastmasters Club

Joint Business After Hours
Over 75 attendees enjoyed the June joint Habersham/Stephens Business after Hours hosted by The Orchard Golf & Country Club.  Food and fellowship were enjoyed by all. 
L-R:  Myra Chandler, Melvia-Lynn Dickinson, Julie Paysen, Judy Taylor, Randy Brooks,  Katie Brooks, Mike Miller, Sidney Roland, III, Wendy Behrens, Kerry Edwards and Brent Edwards
In This Issue
Chamber News

 Chamber Chat
Chamber Chat on Windstream Cable Channel 4:

Mon- 3:00 pm
Tues- 1:30 & 8:00 pm
Thurs- 1:30 pm
Fri- 11:30 am
Sat- 3:00 pm
Sun- 10:00 pm
MORE Chamber News:

1490 AM
6:30-7:00 am  

1450 AM & 107.7 FM  
3rd Wednesday  
8:00 am  

The Northeast Georgian  
Chamber Connection  
3rd Friday 
Chamber News & Events
Recent Ribbon Cuttings
Congratulations to All About Monroe!
Pictured is Lisa Downs-Smith, owner of All About Monroe, cutting the ribbon surrounded by Habersham Chamber representatives, friends, family and staff.
Congratulations to the VFW Grant Reeves Post 7720!
Pictured is Post Commander Bill Miles of the VFW Grant Reeves Post 7720  cutting the ribbon surrounded by VFW members, veterans, and Habersham Chamber representatives.
Upcoming Ribbon Cutting

The Paint Store
Date: June 30, 2017
Time: 12:15 p.m.
1370 Cannon Bridge Road, Demorest

Disclaimer: This event was previously reported to be on June 20th instead of June 30th. It has been corrected with our apologies.
Grateful Head Salon
Date: July 7, 2017
Time: 12:15 p.m.
1370 Cannon Bridge Road, Demorest
Verizon Wireless Cornelia
Date: July 12, 2017
Time: 12:15 p.m.
101 Market Centre Drive, Cornelia
Networking Opportunities

1st & 3rd Tuesday     
LEADS Lunch    
Next Meetings:
12 Noon     
@ Hampton Inn
161 Market Corners  


2nd & 4th Wednesday 
NETWORKING Breakfast   
Next Meetings:
8 am - 9 am     
@ Crossroads Cafe, 
188 Habersham Crossing (Hwy 115 W.)
Speaker: TBA
*Light breakfast provided  
Northeast Georgia Safety Association
Every Second Wednesday       

11:30 am -1:00 pm
Chef's Touch Bistro, 188 North Main Street, 
Speaker: TBA
Please park in public parking lot across from Bistro
*Attendees may purchase lunch

Non Profit Networking
Next meeting
Thursday, July 13th, 8:30 a.m.
at The Torch
800 Cannon Bridge Rd.
 Demorest, GA. 
Topic:  Donor Cultivation
Speaker: TBA
Community News & Events
14th Big E Fest
Art-Full Barn
Daniel Smith and Marabu Demonstrations   Friday, July 14th and Saturday July 15th. Mark your calendar now and watch for final details.
Red Cross Blood Drive   Monday, June 26th, 2:00 - 6:00.  Call us or visit if you want to schedule an appointment time or drop in during those hours even if you haven't pre-scheduled.  The need for blood is unfortunately always high in summer.
City of Demorest

Habersham Football
Habitat for Humanity of Northeast Georgia
Sautee Nacoochee Community Association
Art Studio at SNC Offers Summer Workshops
The Sautee Nacoochee Center art studio will be offering
a variety of classes and workshops during the summer
These classes include: Colored Pencils, Watercolor Batik, Leather Art,
 and Beginning to Advanced Watercolors
For more information and to register for these workshops, call
the Sautee Nacoochee Center at  706-878-3300  or click HERE
Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.
Sir Winston Churchill  
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Cornelia, GA 30531