Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events June 9-15

Thursday, June 6, 2019

Here is the Chattanooga Chamber calendar of events for June 9-15. 

June 11, Hixson Community Coffee
8-9 a.m.
Southern Heritage Bank: 2120 Northgate Park Ln., Ste. 100
Join the Hixson Chamber Council for their monthly Council Coffee.
No cost. 

June 12, Ribbon Cutting for Steve Eddinger Agency
11:30 a.m. to noon
Steve Eddinger Agency: 817 Ridgeway Ave.
Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting event for Steve Eddinger Agency.

June 12, MidTown Chamber Council Meeting
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Spare Time Chattanooga: 5518 Brainerd Rd.
Topic: Plans for the new I-75/I-24 interchange
Speaker: TDOT
$12

June 12, ChaTech Connect: 2019 Scholarship Awards
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Volkswagen Chattanooga: 8001 Volkswagen Dr.
ChaTech Scholars are outstanding IT/Computer Science majors at regional universities and institutions. This year ChaTech awards a total of $22,500 in scholarships. Please join us for a lunch and scholarship award ceremony sponsored and hosted by Volkswagen Chattanooga.
Call 826-8700 for registration information.
Members: No cost, Non-Members: $20 

June 13, Southside Chamber Council Meeting
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
green|spaces: 63 E. Main St.
Speaker: Mauri Systo, Chattanooga Neighborhood Enterprise
$12 

June 13, TSBDC Small Business Orientation
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd. (Park across the street in the Republic lot)
This class is for anyone who is thinking about starting a business or has recently started a business. In this seminar, we cover business entity options, tax registration, the importance of business planning, financing options and more.
Register at tsbdc.org/chscc/.
No cost. 

June 13, INCubator Open House
4-8 p.m.
INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd. (Park across the street in the Republic lot)
Rediscover Chattanooga’s hidden gem, the INCubator at the Hamilton County Business Development Center, as we celebrate over 30 years in the entrepreneurial ecosystem. Tour Tennessee’s largest mixed-use incubator which is home to 60 startups building businesses in our backyard to impact the globe. Presented by Elliott Davis.
No cost.

June 13, East Brainerd Off the Clock
5-7 p.m.
Splitz Alley: 6241 Perimeter Dr.
Join the East Brainerd Chamber Council for their monthly Off the Clock mixer at Splitz Alley, held on the second Thursday of each month. Enjoy complimentary light appetizers as well as bowling.
No cost.

June 13, YPC After Hours
5:30-7:30 p.m.
INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd. (Park across the street in the Republic lot)
Join YPC for an After Hours event at the INCubator’s Open House. This is a great opportunity for professionals, entrepreneurs and business owners to network and mingle centered on great food, drinks and music.
Register at ypchattanooga.org
No cost. 

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


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