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Easley Chamber of Commerce JumpStart Membership Orientation
Apr 28, 2015
8:00am-9:30am
SC Women's Business Center- Entrepreneurial Readiness Workshop
Apr 28, 2015
11:30am-1:30pm
SC Works Hiring Event, Belton
Apr 29, 2015
9:00am-4:00pm
The Clydesdales Are Coming
Apr 29, 2015
5:00pm-7:00pm
Greater Easley Chamber of Commerce: Special Fifth Thursday Luncheon
Apr 30, 2015
11:30am-1:00pm
Elected Officials Meeting on Education
Apr 30, 2015
3:00pm-5:00pm
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April
28
Beginning
Apr 28th 8:00am
Ending
Apr 28th 9:30am

Easley Chamber of Commerce JumpStart Membership Orientation

Where
Greater Easley Chamber of Commerce 2001 E. Main Street Easley, SC 29640 [ Map ]
Description
JumpStart Membership Orientation

jump-start ('j?mp-'stärt)
v. To start or reinvigorate (an activity, system, or process)
n. Resource for Chamber members to discover membership benefits
JumpStart


Tuesday, April 28, 2015
8:15 - 9:30 AM
Greater Easley Chamber
of Commerce
2001 E. Main Street, Easley


The Ambassador Committee invites you to join us at JumpStart,which is designed to be a guide to getting the most out of your Chamber membership. Attendees have the opportunity to network with other businesses, while learning about Chamber programs to help promote and grow their business. This event will provide useful information and fun networking for new members, new employees of member businesses, and existing members who would like a refresher course about Chamber programs and services.

Light refreshments will be served. Remember to bring your business cards and start expanding your business network!
Age Group
21+
April
28
Beginning
Apr 28th 11:30am
Ending
Apr 28th 1:30pm

SC Women's Business Center- Entrepreneurial Readiness Workshop

Where
University Center of Greenville 225 S Pleasantburg Dr #7 Greenville, SC 29607 [ Map ]
Description
We start helping women by inviting you to join our "Entrepreneurial Readiness Program." In this workshop we help you evaluate your skills as an entrepreneur by discussing common traits of successful entrepreneurs and learning what lenders are looking for. This is an opportunity for potential business owners and current business owners to learn about building a strong foundation for their business. After attending this program, you can set up an appointment with our business counselor to discuss the specifics of your business and a plan of action.

Enter the University Center and turn to the left. This class room is on the 2nd floor down the 500 Hallway. Room 513

Price: $25.00
http://bit.ly/1EmgKHG
Age Group
18+
April
29
Beginning
Apr 29th 9:00am
Ending
Apr 29th 4:00pm

SC Works Hiring Event, Belton

Where
504 Guthrie Road Belton, SC 29627 [ Map ]
Description
HomTex in Belton will be holding a job fair on Wednesday, April 29th from 9 a.m.- 4 p.m. onsite at 504 Guthrie Road Belton, SC 29627. I have attached a flyer with details about the job fair. I have also opened job orders for these positions which are in veteran hold status right now. Candidates can stop by SC Works and complete an application to take to the job fair. I have attached the application to this email as well. You may have candidates inquire about this site being the LoomCraft building in Belton. This is the correct site to attend—Homtex is opening a section of LoomCraft for their operations. If you have any questions, please contact Meredith Durham, Virtual Recruiter with SC DEW at ldurham@dew.sc.gov or 864-722-9267.
Age Group
18+
April
29
Beginning
Apr 29th 5:00pm
Ending
Apr 29th 7:00pm

The Clydesdales Are Coming

Where
Downtown Landrum, SC [ Map ]
Description
The world-famous eight-horse Budweiser Clydesdale hitch will make a special appearance in Landrum on April 29 as part of a "Week of the Horse" celebration leading up to therunning of the Block House Steeplechase on Saturday, May 2.

The Budweiser Clydesdales make hundreds of appearances a year but not usually in a town of Landrum's size.

The Clydesdales will be on North Trade Street in Landrum starting at 5pm preparing for the parade that will start at 6pm and feature members of local military groups and representatives of
other horse breeds from the area. Groups of dramatic black Fresians, lively gaited Paso Finos, and mini donkeys pulling carts, among other equines, will appear.
- See more at: http://www.upcountrysc.com/events/The-Clydesdales-Are-Coming-905/details#sthash.1UAYiJam.dpuf
Age Group
Family Friendly
April
30
Beginning
Apr 30th 11:30am
Ending
Apr 30th 1:00pm

Greater Easley Chamber of Commerce: Special Fifth Thursday Luncheon

Where
DunBurks Premier Events 110 S. Pendleton Street [ Map ]
Description
Please join us as Blake Sanders, Design Associate with Alta Planning & Design, presents a complete overview of the new Pickens County Doodle Trail. Slated to be ready for use on Memorial Day weekend, the project creates a 7.5 mile recreational trail connecting the cities of Pickens and Easley. Mr. Sanders will give an overview of the planning process to develop the trail and offer details on what the community should expect when the trail opens next month.

In addition, Blake and Chris Mann, City of Easley Councilman and co-chair of the City's Doodle Trail Committee, will present the short-term and long-term options under consideration to extend the trail and bring the trailhead from Fleetwood Drive to downtown Easley.
Age Group
21+
April
30
Beginning
Apr 30th 3:00pm
Ending
Apr 30th 5:00pm

Elected Officials Meeting on Education

Where
Fisher Middle School 701 Millennium Blvd, Greenville [ Map ]
Description
Elected Officials Meeting - April 30, 2015
Ten at the Top's Second Upstate Elected Officials Meeting of 2015. A reception will follow the meeting, we hope you can join us for hors d'oeuvres and networking.
Age Group
21+