Upcoming Chamber Events

Shades of Ireland Travel Presentation
Date: Tuesday, April 4, 2017
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Location: Alpena County George N. Fletcher Library, 211 N. First Ave.
Details: Our next community trip will be traveling to historic Ireland. Join us for this presentation to hear all about the different places you will experience on this trip including Dublin, Kilkenny, Killarney, Blarney Castle, the Cliffs of Moher and so much more. The trip is scheduled for November 1-10, 2017. Please RSVP to 989.354.4181 or info@alpenachamber.com if you would like to attend this meeting.

Fireworks Fundraising - Bracelet Sales Event
Date: Thursday, April 6, 2017
Time: 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Location: Century 21 Crow Realty, 605 South Ripley Blvd.
Details: Help us reach our goal of $22,017.74. Volunteers will be outside collecting donations and selling fireworks bracelets.

Fireworks Fundraising - Bracelet Sales Event
Date: Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Time: 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Location: Culligan Plaza, corner of Second Ave. & Chisholm St.
Details: We will be collecting donations and selling bracelets to reach our goal for this year's fireworks. Stop by and help, there might even be a few surprises!

Chamber Open House
Date: Thursday, April 27, 2017
Time: 4:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.

Details: More information will be available soon.

Leadercast: Powered by Purpose
Date: Friday, May 5, 2017
Time: 8:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Location: Alpena Community College Granum Theatre, 665 Johnson St., Alpena
Details: In 2017, Leadercast will be exploring what can happen when teams and individuals are connected with purpose, creating a strong organizational culture with intentional leadership that inspires extraordinary results. Tickets are $75 for Alpena Chamber members and $105 for prospective members. Contact info@alpenachamber.com or 989.354.4181 to purchase tickets. For more information on sponsoring this event please contact Ashley at adefisher@alpenachamber.com.

Annual Economic Development Meeting
Date: Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Details: Private event for members at an economic development tier. If you are interested in moving up contact us at 989.354.4181.

Good Morning Alpena Breakfast  - Let’s Get Growing
Date: Friday, May 12, 2017
Time: Breakfast start at 7:00 a.m. with the program beginning at 7:30 a.m.
Location: Alpena County George N. Fletcher Libar, 211 N. First Ave.
Details: Cost is $9 per person. Registration is required to 989.354.4181 or info@alpenachamber.com. Sponsored by Sunrise Mission.

Front Door Fireworks Bracelet Sales Event
Date: Saturday, May 13, 2017
Time: 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Location: Neiman's Family Market, Perch's IGA and Walmart
Details: Volunteers will be at these stores taking donations and selling bracelets for the fireworks.

Fireworks Bracelet Sales Event
Date: Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Time: 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Location: Alpena Area Chamber of Commerce office, 235 W. Chisholm St.
Details: We want this to be the best fireworks show yet, swing through on your lunch hour and buy a bracelet!

Last Chance Bracelet Sales Event - Fireworks Fundraising
Date: Friday, June 2, 2017
Time: 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Location: Alpena Alcona Area Credit Union, Bagley Street
Details: This will be your last chance to support this year's fireworks and get a 2017 glow-in-the-dark bracelet!

Good Morning Alpena Breakfast  - Brown Trout Festival Kick-off
Date: Friday, July 14, 2017
Time: Breakfast starts at 7:00 a.m. with the program beginning at 7:30 a.m.
Location: At the Small Boat Harbor in the tent
Details: Cost is $9 per person. Registration is required to 989.354.4181 or info@alpenachamber.com. Sponsored by Accident Fund Insurance Company of America.

30th Annual F.L.O.G. Fest Golf Outing
Date: Friday, August 11, 2017
Details: We will be celebrating our 30th year with something special. More details to come!

Good Morning Alpena Breakfast - United Way Kickoff
Date: Friday, September 8, 2017
Time: Breakfast starts at 7:00 a.m. with the program beginning at 7:30 a.m.
Location: APlex, 701 Woodward Ave.
Details: Cost is $9 per person. Registration is required to 989.354.4181 or info@alpenachamber.com.

7th Annual Alpenopoly Grub Crawl
Date: Thursday, September 14, 2017
Details: Back again! More details will be available at a later date.

Shredder Day
Date: October 18, 2017
Time: 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Location: Alpena Recycling Center, 4344 M-32
Details: Michigan Confidential Document Destruction is proud to offer this FREE service to Chamber Members.

Bolenz Jewelry Holiday Parade
Date: Friday, November 24, 2017
Time: 5:30 p.m.
Details: Annual holiday parade down Chisholm Street and Second Ave. Registration for the parade will take place later in the year.

Good Morning Alpena Breakfast - Community Development Update
Date: Friday, December 1, 2017
Time: Breakfast starts at 7:00 a.m. with the program beginning at 7:30 a.m.
Location: Art in the Loft, 109 N. Second Ave.
Details: Cost is $9 per person. Registration is required to 989.354.4181 or info@alpenachamber.com. Sponsored by Alpena County George N. Fletcher Library.

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Shades of Ireland Trip Information

2016 Annual Report

 
Ribbon Cuttings 
 
Star Staffing Alpena Anniversary Ribbon Cutting
Date: Friday, April 14, 2017
Time: 10:30 a.m.
Location: 537 W. Chisholm Street, Suite 100, Alpena
 
First United Methodist Church 150th Anniversary Ribbon Cutting
Date: Monday, April 17, 2017
Time: 12:00 p.m.
Location: 167 S. Ripley Blvd., Alpena
 
Sports Unlimited - Grand Re-Opening
Date: Friday, April 21, 2017
Time: 9:30 a.m.
Location: 3137 US 23 South, Alpena
 
Ben's Soft Pretzels (new ownership)
Date: Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Time: 10:00 a.m.
Location: 1251 M-32 West (inside Meijer)
 
If you would like to schedule a ribbon cutting please contact us at 989.354.4181.
 

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