Chamber Connection Issue 7 DawsonCo-Newsletter_Vol7_3-0 - Page 12

Calendar of Events Ongoing, Every Friday—Amicalola Regional Farmers Market opens at Tractor Supply Company, 3:30-7 p.m. Enjoy locally grown fresh produce and handmade arts and crafts. Tractor Supply is located at 6921 Highway 53 East, Dawsonville. Monday, September 11, Patriot Day Memorial Service, Fire Station 1, 9 a.m. Join Dawson County Emergency Services to show appre- ciation and express gratitude to all Veterans, Active Duty Military and Public Services Personnel for their dedication to our country and to honor the memory of those who lost their lives on Septem- ber 11, 2001. Fire Station 1 is located at 393 Memory Lane. Monday, September 11, Dawson County Drug Awareness and Recovery Expo, 6 p.m., The Church at War Hill, 8847 Highway 53 East. The Dawson County Friends of Recovery is celebrating Na- tional Recovery Month by hosting a Drug Awareness and Recovery Expo. The expo will offer information on drug prevention, treat- ment and how using drugs effects families. Tuesday, September 12, Community Network Meeting, Dawson- ville City Hall, Joe Lane Cox Community Room, 9 a.m. Please join us as we work together for sharing information and services to help build a strong, vibrant, healthy community. This month’s featured agency will be: Dawson County Sheriff, Jeff Johnson. For more information contact Nancy Stites at 706-265-1981. Thursday, September 14, Business Luncheon with the Chamber, Professional Development Center, 30 Main Street, 11:30 a.m. Join us for lunch and an opportunity to network as well as learn about issues that are of importance to the business community. $14/ members who RSVP before the event and $17 at the door and for non-members. This month’s speaker will be Dawson County School Superintendent Dr. Damon Gibbs. Friday, September 15, National POW/MIA Recognition Day, Veterans Memorial Park, 5 p.m. Join Veterans Affairs of Daw- son County in remembering POW and MIA soldiers at Veterans Memorial Park, Highway 9 North. There will be a presentation of the POW/MIA flag, Missing Man Table and recognition of Georgia POWs/MIAs with a bell salute. The Dawson County High School JROTC will also participate. be hosted at the Dawson County Chamber of Commerce, 44 Commerce Drive. Thursday, September 21, Women of the Chamber, Northside Dawson Medical Campus, 5-7 p.m. Enjoy a ladies’ night filled with fun, food, pampering and networking hosted by Northside Hospi- tal-Forsyth. Saturday, September 23, Pups in the Park, Rock Creek Park, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Enjoy a 5K Run, Zero K No Run, pet parade, dog show and contests, dog demonstrations, pet adoption, merchandise, kid activities and food while supporting the Dawson County Humane Society. For more information visit www.dawsoncountyhumanesoricety.org. Tuesday, September 26, Business After Hours hosted by Bowen Center for the Arts, 5-7 p.m. Network with business and commu- nity leaders while sharing about your business. Bring plenty of business cards to pass out and increase your visibility by offering a door prize. Monday, October 2, 22nd annual Dawsonville Lions Charity Golf Tournament, Crystal Falls Golf Club, 10 a.m. Support the Dawson- ville Lions while also enjoying a day on the golf course. Tourna- ment fee includes boxed lunch, golf, awards dinner banquet, door prizes and more. For more information visit www.dawsonvillelions.org Thursday, October 12, Business Luncheon with the Chamber, Professional Development Center, 30 Main Street, 11:30 a.m. Join us for lunch and an opportunity to network as well as learn about issues that are of importance to the business community. $14/ members who RSVP before the event and $17 at the door and for non-members. Friday-Sunday, October 27-29, Mountain Moonshine Festival, downtown Dawsonville. Enjoy craft vendors, car shows, food, mu- sic and more during this annual festival in downtown Dawsonville. For more information visit, www.kareforkids.org. Tuesday, September 19, Ribbon Cutting, America’s Benefit LLC, 11 a.m. Help us celebrate one of our newest members! Trace and Kathleen McCoy of America’s Benefit ribbon cutting ceremony will 2017 Chairman’s Club Platinum Sponsor Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta 12 | Dawson County Chamber of Commerce Gold Sponsor Sawnee EMC Amicalola EMC Townley Construction Silver Sponsors Development Authority of Dawson County Etowah Water and Sewer Authority State Farm-Roger Slaton United Community Bank University of North Georgia Bronze Sponsors BB&T