Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events Nov. 6-10

Friday, November 3, 2017

TUES/7 Downtown Council Coffee with the Council

7:30 - 9 a.m.

AIM Center: 472 West MLK Blvd.

Join the Downtown Council in a discussion focusing on key

issues facing the Downtown footprint.

 

TUES/7 Member Orientation

8:30 - 10 a.m.

Member Orientation:  811 Broad St.

 

TUES/7 North Chattanooga Council Meeting

11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

The INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd.

$10

 

WED/8 midTown Council Meeting

11:45 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Family Justice Center: 5705 Uptain Rd.

$10

 

WED/8 Ribbon Cutting for Radius Mountain Creek

4:30 - 5 p.m.

Radius Mountain Creek: 936 Mountain Creek Rd.

 

THUR/9 Career Crunch (Day 1 of 2)

9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Tennessee National Guard Armory : 1801 Holtzclaw Ave.

Career Crunch is a two-day career fair for 8th graders.

Local professionals from more than 80 companies

tell students about the educational requirements for in-demand jobs to

encourage them to make good choices while still in school. To

volunteer contact Cathy Humble at 423.763.4321 .

 

THUR/9 Excel at Excel: Beginner's Excel Training

11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

The Chattery: 302 W. 6th St., Suite 3G

Attend this session to learn about setting print parameters, formatting spreadsheets, sorting information, filtering information, splitting and combing cells, simple formulas, PivotTables, and other features of Microsoft Excel. Register here.

 

THUR/9 Southside Council Meeting

Noon - 1 p.m.

Green|Spaces: 63 E Main St.

$12

 

THUR/9 Ground Breaking for Noon Development

4:30 - 5 p.m.

Noon Development: Corner of MLK & Riverfront

 

FRI/10 East Brainerd Council Coffee

8:30 - 9:30 a.m.

Morning Point: 7620 Shallowford Rd.

 

FRI/10 Career Crunch (Day 2 of 2)

9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Tennessee National Guard Armory: 1801 Holtzclaw Ave.

Career Crunch is a two-day career fair for 8th graders.

Local professionals from more than 80 companies tell students about the educational requirements for in-demand jobs to encourage them to make good choices while still in school. To volunteer contact Cathy Humble at 423.763.4321.

 

FRI/10 Excel at Excel: Intermediate Excel Training

11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

The Chattery: 302 W. 6th St., Suite 3G

Attend this session to learn about formatting spreadsheets, PivotTables, Vlookups, splitting cells, creating drop down lists, forecasting and other advanced features of Microsoft Excel. Register here.

 

FRI/10 LCAA Lunch & Learn

11:30 a.m.  – 1 p.m.

Chamber Board Room, 811 Broad St.

Presenter:  Julie Baumgardner, President & CEO, First Things First

Topic:  Modeling a Work Life Balance in Leadership

Register HERE



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