Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events For Feb. 26-March 1

Thursday, February 21, 2019

Here is the Chattanooga Chamber calendar of events for Freb. 26-March 1:

Feb. 26, Leadership Chattanooga Alumni Association AM Regathering

7:30 to 9 a.m.

Mad Priest Coffee Roasters: 719 Cherry St.

Leadership Chattanooga graduates are invited to gather for coffee and networking.

No cost.

 

Feb.

26, Reality Check at Tyner Academy

9 to 11:30 a.m.

Tyner Academy: 6836 Tyner Rd.

If you would like to volunteer in presenting this household management exercise to ninth graders, please contact Cathy Humble at chumble@chattanoogachamber.com or 423.763.4321.

 

Feb. 26, Doing Business with the Government

9 a.m. to Noon

INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd. (Park across the street in the Republic lot)

Learn how to do business with the government in this comprehensive seminar which overviews the entire federal procurement process, from start to finish. The introductory course outlines everything you need to know about government contracting, and how to be successful in today’s procurement marketplace.

Register at tsbdc.org/chscc/.

No cost.

 

Feb. 26, East Brainerd Chamber Council Meeting

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

The Chattanooga Event Center: 2193 Park Dr.

Speaker: Dawn Hjelseth, greenIspaces

$12

 

Feb. 26, ChaTech Information Security Forum for Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs)

Noon to 4 p.m.

EPB Main Office: 10 W MLK Blvd.

This is a closed forum for CISOs of ChaTech member organizations, please contact Carla Askonas atcarla@chatechcouncil.org or 423.826.8700 to determine your participation eligibility.

 

Feb. 26, Public Service Industry Council Meeting

2 to 3:30 p.m.

Tyner  Academy: 6836 Tyner Road

Public Service is one of four Industry Councils partnering with Hamilton County's Future Ready Institutes. To getinvolved, please email mmoran@chattanoogachamber.com for more information.

 

Feb. 26, Ooltewah/Collegedale Monthly Mixer

5 to 7 p.m.

Springhill Suites: 8876 Old Lee Hwy.

Join the Ooltewah/Collegedale Chamber Council for their monthly mixer, held on the fourth Tuesday of every month. There will be complimentary light appetizers as well as drink specials.

No cost.

 

Feb. 26, All About Kiva, Small Businesses and Capital

5:30 to 7 p.m.

Urban League: 730 E MLBlvd.

Find out how your business could get a 0 percent interest loan of up to $10,000.

Call 423.756.1762 for registration information.

No cost.

 

Feb. 28, Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority (MNAA) Economic Inclusion Outreach Session

8 to 10 a.m.

INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd. (Park across the street in Republic lot.)

This outreach session will share upcoming bid opportunities with the Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority (MNAA) Terminal Garage and Airport Administration Building project.

Call 513-482-5362 for registration information.

No cost.

 

Feb. 28, Enterprise Gateway Chamber Council Meeting

8:15 to 9:30 a.m.

Hospice of Chattanooga: 4411 Oakwood Dr.

Speaker: Dr. John Tharp, Harrison Bay Learning Community

$10

 

Feb. 28, Reality Check at STEM School

9:45 to 11:15 a.m.

STEM School: 4701 Amnicola Hwy.

If you would like to volunteer in presenting this household management exercise to ninth graders, please contact Cathy Humble at chumble@chattanoogachamber.com or 423.763.4321.

 

March 1, Ooltewah/Collegedale Chamber Council Coffee

8:30 to 9:30 a.m.

Wired Coffee Bar: 5707 Main St.

Consider attending this monthly networking event in Ooltewah to catch up with the best business connections around.

No cost.

 

March 1, Ribbon Cutting for Cyclebar Chatt

11:30 a.m. to Noon

Cyclebar Chatt: 2372 Lifestyle Way, Ste. 162

Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting event for Cyclebar Chatt.

 

March 1, LCAA Lunch & Learn: Backstage at the Tivoli

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

Tivoli Theatre: 709 Broad St.

Join the Leadership Chattanooga Alumni Association as we get a backstage tour of the Tivoli and hear from the Tivoli Foundations Director Nick Wilkinson on how this transformation occurred plus future plans for the historic venue.

Call 423-763-4353 for registration information.

LCAA Members: $12

Non-Members: $16

 

More on these events and other support for your business at chattanoogachamber.com.

 


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