Upcoming Events

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P.O. Box 643
Ruckersville, VA 22968
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    June Networking Breakfast Meeting @ Hills Grille @ Greene Hills Club
    Jun 7 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am

     Join us at the Hills Grille in Stanardsville for the Chambers June Networking breakfast meeting.

    “White Run Reservoir Project Overview/Town Hall for Businesses” hosted by the Greene County Chamber of Commerce

    We are pleased to welcome John Barkley, County Administrator, to our Wednesday, June 7 Chamber meeting to discuss the current status of the Water Impoundment project, including optional financial scenarios prepared by the County’s consultant.   The Board of Supervisors will be holding a Town Hall for the general public in the near future to ask questions, but this session is designed specifically to provide local businesses an update on what the project means for their business.  Alan Yost will discuss the project’s impact on overall economic development for the County also.  Because we want to make sure that everyone has an opportunity to ask any questions, we will be extending the breakfast session by 30 minutes so that networking and breakfast will be from 8-8:30 a.m. with the presentation from 8:30-9:30 a.m., although we certainly understand if you need to leave before 9:30 a.m. The meeting will be held at the Hills Grille at Greene Hills Country Club.  

    Not a member, but interested in finding out more-contact our Executive Director, Shari Bedker at 434-906-4859, sbedker@greenecoc.org.

    Stanardsville’s 4th of July Celebration!
    Jul 4 all-day

     Sparks will Fly on the 4th of July!

    Be a Chamber “VIP’ at this year’s 4th of July Celebration in Stanardsville!

    We have a designated picnic/viewing area located on a nice grassy area behind the football field announcer’s booth. Sam’s Club has generously donated “SWEETS’ for everyone to enjoy throughout the evening. You will also have easy access to the activities and vendors that will be on the field. The parking lot located in between NGPS and NGES will be Chamber Member parking. The lot is marked “Faculty Lot”, and we will send you a parking pass that must be displayed on your dash board. With your registration, you will receive a “Food Voucher” that will be good for a meal at several vendors located on the field. You will be able to choose from, Papa John’s pizza, the Bavarian Chef, hamburgers & hotdogs, and BBQ.


    Not a member, but interested in finding out more-contact our Executive Director, Shari Bedker at 434-906-4859, sbedker@greenecoc.org.

    August Networking Breakfast Meeting @ Lafayette Inn & Restaurant
    Aug 2 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

    Join us at the Lafayette Inn & Restaurant in Stanardsville for the Chambers August Networking breakfast meeting.

    “Speed Networking”

    We want to know about you and your business.  All attendees will have an opportunity to say a 3o second “Elevator Pitch” with ONE condition! You must give one personal fact about yourself. For example, “Tiffany has twin boys or Shari went to high school with Brad Pitt”.

    Not a member, but interested in finding out more-contact our Executive Director, Shari Bedker at 434-906-4859, sbedker@greenecoc.org.

    September’s Networking Breakfast @ Blue Ridge Cafe
    Sep 6 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am


    Join us at the Blue Ridge Cafe in Stanardsville for the Chambers September Networking breakfast meeting.


    “The Future of Ruckersville”

    Along with Greene’s Planning Office, Economic Development Office, and TJ Planning Commission, Greene County’s business and residential community will be invited to participate in a collaborative effort to develop a comprehensive long term vision for the Ruckersville area.   Learn more about the process and how you can participate in creating Ruckersville’s future. 

    Not a member, but interested in finding out more-contact our Executive Director, Shari Bedker at 434-906-4859, sbedker@greenecoc.org.

    2nd Annual Quad County Business Summit @ Spring Creek Events Center
    Oct 4 @ 8:30 am – 2:00 pm


    The second annual Quad-County Business Summit is a collaborative effort between the Economic Development Centers of Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa and Orange Counties, their respective Chambers of Commerce and the Central Virginia SBDC. It is intended to bring together businesses from the four county region for a half-day of networking and educational programs. Various business professionals will speaker on a vast range of topics including: marketing strategy, employee engagement, business resources, and the regional economic outlook.

    The event is FREE to attend and breakfast and lunch will be provided.

    More details are forthcoming; so please check back frequently for updated information.

    PLEASE NOTE: This event is FREE; however, pre-registration is required.

    Humpday Social at Stone Mountain Vineyards @ Stone Mountain Vinyards
    Oct 18 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

    We invite our Members and their guests to join us for beautiful views and wonderful wine at Stone Mountain Vineyards.  The Vineyard has graciously agreed to host this wonderful social for us. We hope to see you there! Please note this is a members only event. For information on joining the Chamber, contact Shari Bedker at sbedker@greenecoc.org

    November 1, 2017 Networking Breakfast @ Hills Grille at Greene Hills Country Club
    Nov 1 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

    Greene Hills ClubJoin us at the Hills Grille, for networking and breakfast on Wednesday, November 1, 2017.  In addition, Darla Rose of Bankers Insurance will talk about 2017-2018 Open Enrollment Options:  The Good, the Bad and the Ugly.  Darla will talk about what’s available in the marketplace for individuals, and options for groups from small to larger groups with the various carriers, as well as the BOST, Allstate offerings for Chamber Members and High Deductible Health Plans and Health Savings Accounts. 



    Lunch & Learn – Business Taxes @ Lafayette Inn & Restaurant
    Nov 10 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

    The Lafayette Inn & Restaurant in Stanardsville will be hosting a Lunch and Learn session with Lawrence Martin, CPA from Hantzmon Wiebel, LLP, on Thursday, November 10, 2017.   Attendees will enjoy a light networking lunch served by the Lafayette,  followed by a presentation by Mr. Martin.  He will be going over any 2017 changes in the tax code that would affect small businesses and a general overview of what small businesses need in preparation to prepare their 2017 tax returns. Non-members are welcome to attend.

    Not a member, but interested in finding out more-contact our Executive Director, Shari Bedker at 434-906-4859, sbedker@greenecoc.org.

    12th Annual Parade of Lights @ Town of Stanardsville
    Dec 2 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

    We are proud to present the 12th Annual Parade of Lights co-sponsored by the Town of Stanardsville. Come join this magical celebration on Saturday, December 2nd at 5:30pm with pre-parade entertainment beginning at 4:30 p.m.! There are several other events happening around the county on the 2nd to help get everyone in the holiday spirit! Come out and enjoy this year’s lively lights and festive floats this holiday season! Click the link below to register!

    2017 Parade of Lights Registration

    If you are interested in participating and or helping in the Parade, please contact us at office@greenecoc.org for more information

    Let’s Do Lunch! @ Sombrero's
    Dec 5 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

    Let’s Do Lunch! Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at Sombrero’s in Stanardsville.  Everyone needs lunch, right?  We have some great restaurants in the area, many of whom are not able to attend the networking breakfast, so we are starting a new, easy, delicious way for networking.  We are encouraging everyone to head to Sombrero’s at noon on Tuesday, December 5 to enjoy lunch with other Chamber members and order off the menu.  No cost, but we will collect RSVP’s to give Bernardo and Lucrecia a heads up on how many people will be stopping by! https://www.greenecoc.org/pay-as-you-go-event-registration/