Walker County COC 2014 Membership Appreciation Luncheon

Monday, August 11, 2014

The Walker County Chamber of Commerce will host the 2014 Membership Appreciation Luncheon on Friday, Sept. 12 from 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. at the Walker County Agricultural Center, 10052 N Hwy 27, Rock Spring, Ga.

Members and potential members alike are invited to enjoy a day of networking and fellowship in a county fair atmosphere including lunch, door prizes, static displays, games and more.  This year COS Business Products & Interiors will also sponsor an ice cream bar.

"If your business or organization would like to learn more about the Walker County Chamber of Commerce, its programs, activities and councils, or if you are interested in becoming a member, please plan to attend this event," officials stated.

 

The event is free, however registration is requested.  For more information, or to register, contact Glenda Jones at 706-375-7702 or info@walkercochamber.com.

Note the event will take place outdoors under the covered area behind the Agricultural Center, please dress accordingly.


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