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Wondering what's happening with the Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce? Scroll through our list below to learn more and be sure to click the links for more information!

 

  • Gathering Hill Farm Ribbon Cutting and Open House on October 2. Join in the fun! ► Click here for details.
  • September Mixer at Painted Bar Stables on September 20. Join us! ► Click here for details.
  • Jerlando's Turns 20 - join us on September 13 to celebrate! ► Click here for details.
  • Friday on Franklin - September 1! ► Click here for event details.
  • Human Resources Issues - Big and Small. Join us at our Think Tank on September 12. ► Click here to learn more.
  • Cyber Security for Manufacturers Seminar on September 12 ► Click here for details.
  • Chamber Connections on September 5  ► Click here to read more.
  • Ribbon Cutting at Local 62 ► Click here to read more.
  • New Strategic Declaration Unveiled  ► Click here to read more.
  • Chamber Announces partnership with Better Business Bureau. ► Click here for details.
  • The Multi-Generational Workforce: join us at our August Think Tank! ► Click here to learn more.
  • Change the Trajectory of Your Life with Transformative Leadership. ► Click here to learn more!
  • Ribbon Cutting at Lake Country Kennels on July 28. Join us to celebrate a great local business! ► Click here for details.
  • July Think Tank: get ready for NYS Paid Family Leave! ► Click here for details.
  • Sample local wine, food, and spirits. Plus live music and art as it happens! Friday on Franklin July 7 ► Click here for details!
  • Join us for a Grand Re-Opening Celebration at Simply Your Best on July 6! ► Click here for details!
  • Chamber Connections Luncheon coming up on Monday, July 3. Free to attend! Come and meet your fellow members, learn more about the Chamber, ensure you are maximizing your benefits, and more! ►Click here for details.
  • Celebrate the newest shop in Watkins Glen! Join us at a ribbon cutting at Country Home and Gifts on Friday, June 23. ► Get the details here.
  • 4th of July Fireworks set in Watkins Glen for Friday, June 30! ► Click here for details!
  • Golf Tournament Sponsorships Just Announced! ►Click here for details!
  • June After Hours Mixer at Parmenter, Inc. in Montour Falls ► Click here for details and be sure to share with friends!
  • Learn about the Small Business Administration, its programs and opportunities at our June Think Tank on June 13. ► Click here for details.
  • Announcing Ambassador Debbie Rohde. ► Click here to learn more about Debbie.
  • Celebrate our Leadership Schuyler Graduates and join us for networking and refreshments at the May After Hours Mixer at Welliver on May 17. ► Click here for details and RSVP information.
  • Focused and Calm: Reigniting Inspiration for Your Life and Business. Join us at our next Think Tank on Tuesday, May 9. ► Click here for complete details, including information to RSVP.
  • Join us at the 2017 Health and Wellness Fair. Free to attend, interesting and informative seminars, visit with health and wellness-related vendors, shop for wellness products, a great opportunity for Mother's Day shopping, outdoor activities for kids (weather permitting), free samples, and so much more! ► Click here for more info.
  • Chamber Connections Luncheon coming up on May! ► Click here for complete details.
  • Learn about the latest and greatest tourism attractions in Schuyler County. Join us at the Brochure Exchange on Friday, April 28. ► Click here to learn more and view the list of attending businesses!
  • Updates on the Watkins Glen State Park entrance renovation project. ► Click here to learn more.
  • Fundamentals of Alcohol Intoxication Recognition Training. The Chamber is partnering with the Schuyler County Sheriff's Office to host this important training. ► Click here to learn more!
  • Join us at the Business Expo - visit with local businesses, learn about the goods and services available in our area, plus take advantage of some great offers, promotions, and chances to win prizes! ► Click here to learn more!
  • Chamber to welcome 83 New Members at New Member Breakfast in May ► Click here for complete details!
  • Job & College Fair on May 18! ► Click here for details!
  • April Think Tank: Multi-Generational Work Force ► Click here for more information!
  • Ribbon Cutting at Southern Finger Lakes Equipment Rental on April 6. ► Click here for complete details!
  • Chamber to host Hospitality Training Summit. ► Click here to learn more!
  • April Chamber Connections Luncheon Coming Up! ► Click here to read the press release!
  • Chamber Announces Strategic Plan ► Click here to read the press release!
  • Brochure Exchange Registration Now OPEN! Deadline is April 19. ►Click here for details. Click here to learn more about why your business or organization should attend!
  • Now Hiring Seasonal Visitor Center Assistants for Summer Season! ► Click here for details. Click here to download our employment application.
  • March After Hours Mixer at Grist Iron Brewing on Wednesday, March 15! ► Click here for details.
  • March Think Tank on Tuesday, March 14 will feature a seminar on Facebook Advertising. ►Click here for details.
  • Business Expo Registration Now Open! Deadline is March 31.Click here for details and click here to download the registration form.
  • Introducing Chamber Ambassador Matthew Sharpe ►Click here to read the press release!
  • Valentine's Day Specials & Experiences offered by Chamber Members! ►Click here to download the full list!
  • 2017 Scholarship Topics Announced! ►Click here for more info!
  • Have your professional head shot taken! Space fills quickly. Get all of the details ►Click here
  • Chamber Members: download our printable events calendar ►Click here
  • Join us for world-renowned speaker and performer Robin Crow! ►Click here for details.
  • What has your Chamber been up to? ► Click here for details.
  • February Think Tank to focus on press releases  - learn all there is to know ►Click here for details.
  • Our February Chamber Connections Luncheon is coming up! Join us! ► Click here for details.
  • Join us for Chamber Night at the ICE Bar! Special offer for members! ► Click here for details.
  • Bolstering the connection between local farmers/producers and local restaurants with a networking event. ► Click here to read more.
  • Read The Portal - 4th Quarter 2016 ► Click here!
  • Utilize the Chamber's Public Events Calendar to market and publicize your events! ► Click here to learn more.
  • Learn how to write and send press releases that count at our January Think Tank on January 10. ►Click here to learn more!
  • Chamber unveils new networking opportunity - Chamber Connection Luncheon! ► Click here to learn more!
  • Introducing Chamber Ambassador Jerakah Heady! ► Click here to read more.
  • 2016-2017 Leadership Schuyler Registration open now! ► Click here to learn more.
  • Farm Sanctuary recognized on FlipKey's list of where to "Travel and Give Back with These Top Volunteer Vacations". To read the article, please click here.
  • The December After Hours Mixer will be a wonderful celebration at the Harbor Hotel. ► Click here to view the details.
  • The December Small Business Think Tank will feature news and updates from our valued members! You don't want to miss it! ► Click here to learn more.
  • Our Annual Membership Meeting was held at Red Newt Cellars & Bistro on November 16. ► Click here to view the presentation.
  • Small Business Saturday is November 26. Our local businesses have come together with some great offerings and incentives for shopping local. ► Click here to learn more!
  • Applications are now available for 2017 Leadership Schuyler. ► Click here to learn more.
  • We are seeking nominations for our 2017 Awards. ► Click here for the details.
  • Our November After Hours Mixer and Annual Membership Meeting will be held at Red Newt. ► Click here for complete information.
  • We'll be hosting a seminar on changes to the Fair Labor Standards Act on November 15. ► Click here for more information.
  • Welcome Chamber Ambassador Cathy Hendrickson! ► Click here to read the press release.
  • Congratulations to the September Curb Appeal Contest winner! ► Click here to see the winner.
  • Registration now open for the 2017 SPARK! Leadership Conference. Click here to learn more!
  • Childcare Aware of Steuben & Schuyler County, the Corning Area Chamber of Commerce, and the Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce come together to present Child Care Forum. ► Click here for complete details.

 

  • 2017 SPARK! Leadership Conference registration open now! Register today for this great opportunity. ► Click here to read all about it.
  • 2017 Travel Guide Cover Photo Contest coming to a close soon! Enter today! ► For details, click here.
  • October After Hours Mixer with a twist - hosted in Montour Falls. ► For details, click here.
  • October Friday on Franklin features wine, beer, spirits, gourmet popcorn, local cheese, delicious baked goods, locally-roasted coffee, and more! ►Click here for the full list of participants.
  • Maximize your presence on our website. Learn more at our Small Business Think Tank in October. ►Click here to learn more.
  • Schuyler County Hall of Fame to induct three distinguished individuals. ► Read the full story here.
  • Team from Arrowhead Creek wins 2016 Donald Brubaker Memorial Golf Tournament. ► Click here for the full results.
  • October Small Business Think Tank - maximize your presence on our new website! ► Click here to learn more.
  • Expedia names the village of Watkins Glen one of the Top 55 Beautiful Destinations in the world! ► Click here to read all about it.
  • Alex Gibson unveils Eagle Scout project at Gifford Park ► Click here to read all about it.
  • September After Hours Mixer at Hazlitt 1852 Vineyards - The Oasis ► Click here to read all about it.
  • State Farm & Tobey's Ribbon Cutting ► Click here to read all about it.
  • Golf Tournament Call for Teams & Sponsors ► Click here to read all about it.
  • Best of the Twin Tiers Awards ► Click here to read all about it.
  • July Curb Appeal Contest Winner - Rose's Cuttin' Up ► Click here to read all about it.
  • August After Hours Mixer at Lakewood Vineyards ► Click here to read all about it.
  • Ambassador Kim Wilson ► Click here to read all about it.
  • El Rancho Ribbon Cutting ► Click here to read all about it.

More Chamber-related news coming soon!