Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events For March 26-29

Thursday, March 21, 2019

March 26, East Brainerd Chamber Council Meeting

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

The Chattanooga Event Center: 2193 Park Dr.

Speaker: Steven Wagner, Erlanger Health System Foundation

$12

 

March 26, LCAA PM Regathering

4:30 to 6:30 p.m.

Virgola: 608 Georgia Ave.

Leadership Chattanooga graduates and guests are invited to stop by for networking and to catch up with LC classmates.

No cost.

 

March 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.

 

March 26, Introduction to Enneagram

6 to 7:30 p.m.

The Chattery at Chattanooga WorkSpace: 302 W. 6th St., Ste. 3L

This short introduction to the Enneagram framework will give you a broad overview of the nine types and how they relate to one another, the patterns that each type exhibits and the opportunities to have more harmonious relationships with all types available with this understanding.  
Register 
at thechattery.org.

$15

 

March 27, Ribbon Cutting for Southern Hearth & Patio

2 to 2:30 p.m.

Southern Hearth & Patio: 6513 Lee Hwy.

Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting event for Southern Hearth & Patio.

 

March 28, Reality Check at East Hamilton High School

7:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.

East Hamilton High School: 2015 Ooltewah-Ringgold Rd.

Reality Check teaches ninth graders budgeting and emphasizes the connection between education and income by allowing students to roleplay as heads of household on a set budget. Community volunteers are needed to assist with this event. To volunteer for this Chattanooga Chamber career readiness program, please contact Cathy Humble at 423.763.4321 or chumble@chattanoogachamber.com.

 

March 28, Enterprise Gateway Chamber Council Meeting

8:15 to 9:30 a.m.

Hospice of Chattanooga: 4411 Oakwood Dr.

Speaker: District 4 Hamilton County Commissioner Warren Mackey

$12

 

March 28, Pick the Brain of a CPA

11 a.m. to Noon

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

In this one-hour Q&A session, you can ask the CPA any and all of your business-related accounting questions. Bring your questions and something to take notes with.

Speaker: Adam Osborne, Henderson Hutcherson & McCullough

Register at tsbdc.org/chscc/.

No cost.

 

March 28, ChaTech Women Social, Supported by AT&T

4 to 6 p.m.

UTC College of Engineering & Computer Science Building, Maytag Room: 735 Vine St.

Welcome to ChaTech Women’s first social of 2019! This is a great networking opportunity for college students and established professionals interested in empowering and supporting women in technology.

Find info at chatechcouncil.org.

No cost.

 

March 28, Creative Journaling 101

6 to 7:30 p.m.

The Chattery at Chattanooga WorkSpace: 302 W. 6th St., Ste. 3L

In this class, you'll learn how to set up the six most important pages in your bullet journal so you can walk out of class ready to begin a more productive and organized life.    

Register at thechattery.org 

$15

 

March 29, YPC Luncheon

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

E Spaces: 651 E. 4th St.

Join YPC for their monthly luncheon.

Register at ypchattanooga.org.

Members: $5

Non-Members: $15

 

March 29, Ribbon Cutting for River City Pottery

3 to 3:30 p.m.

River City Pottery: 6413 Lee Hwy., Ste. 135

Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting event for River City Pottery.

 

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


BASF In Chattanooga Honored For Workplace Safety And Health Record

Hamilton County WWTA Board Names Michael Patrick Executive Director

Office Furniture Warehouse To Hold Networking Event On April 26


The Tennessee Occupational Safety and Health Administration has awarded BASF-Lost Mound Drive in Chattanooga with the Governor’s Award of Excellence for Workplace Safety and Health. TOSHA Assistant ... (click for more)

The Hamilton County WWTA Board of Commissioners named Michael Patrick as the organization’s executive director at Wednesday’s meeting. Prior to joining the WWTA, Mr. Patrick was the director ... (click for more)

Office Furniture Warehouse, two-time winner of the Chattanooga Chamber of Commerce’s Small Business of the Year Award, is inviting the community to celebrate its recent victory at its 1900 Stuart ... (click for more)


Business

BASF In Chattanooga Honored For Workplace Safety And Health Record

The Tennessee Occupational Safety and Health Administration has awarded BASF-Lost Mound Drive in Chattanooga with the Governor’s Award of Excellence for Workplace Safety and Health. TOSHA Assistant Commissioner Steve Hawkins presented the award Thursday to the company’s employees and management team in Chattanooga. “BASF-Lost Mound Drive has demonstrated a strong commitment ... (click for more)

Hamilton County WWTA Board Names Michael Patrick Executive Director

The Hamilton County WWTA Board of Commissioners named Michael Patrick as the organization’s executive director at Wednesday’s meeting. Prior to joining the WWTA, Mr. Patrick was the director of the city of Chattanooga’s Water Wastewater Resources Division. He was responsible for the overall operation of the city’s regional water and wastewater collection and treatment system. ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Police Charge Gang Member With Gun Violations After Tying Him To Car Used In Several Recent Robberies

Police have arrested a gang member on gun charges after tying him to a car used in several recent robberies. Thomas Dewayne Sales, 21, of 1705 Wilcox Blvd., was charged with two counts of being a felon in possession of a firearm as well as marijuana possession. An officer said on Saturday at 8:30 p.m. he was passing by 1705 Wilcox when he saw a white Nissan Sentra with tinted ... (click for more)

Dalton Police Department Seeks Suspects In Car Break-Ins

The Dalton Police Department is seeking help from the public to identify two men who broke into three vehicles parked at the Planet Fitness gym on Walnut Avenue. There have been several car break-ins in this parking lot over the past year because people using the gym often leave valuables inside of their cars instead of taking them inside. The suspects in these three break-ins ... (click for more)

Opinion

Why Does Walden Need A Large Grocery Store? - And Response (2)

The town of Walden has a population of 2,118 people. What do those citizens need with a 49,000 square foot grocery store? Or with 10,000 square feet of commercial office space? Or a fuel island? Or increased tractor trailer traffic with proportional damage to the road up and down the mountain? Or multiple traffic lights at the “W” Road intersection and at Timesville Road? When ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: An Easter Invitation

One of the hardest things a lot of people face is one of the easiest. Every so often someone will ask me about my faith and, while I mention it occasionally in a story, I never want to force my spirituality on anyone. But for some people, just the thought of asking God for forgiveness and His gift of eternal life is scary and it shouldn’t be. It costs nothing yet is priceless. And, ... (click for more)