Scenic City Women’s Network Christmas Luncheon Set For Dec. 12

Tuesday, December 3, 2019

Scenic City Women’s Network invites the public to join them for the Dec. 12 Christmas Networking Luncheon. This networking event will convene at the Mountain City Club, 729 Chestnut St. in Chattanooga.  

Networking will be from 11:30 a.m.-noon, with the lunch and program beginning at noon.

"Enjoy the ambiance of the beautifully decorated Mountain City Club while vocalists Kelly Shultz and Sigrid Luther of First Presbyterian Church, perform Christmas music," organizers said. 

SCWN will give back to Shepherd’s Arms Rescue Mission for homeless women and children.  Bring gifts such as children’s throws, teddy bears and/or books.

Cost is $20. Reservation deadline is Tuesday, Dec. 10 at noon.  RSVP online at scwn.org. 

For more information, call 423-698-6262 or email admin@scwn.org.

If you or your business would like to sponsor future luncheons or events, contact Renee Nail at renee@scwn.org, or by calling 423-698-6262.
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