• Chamber News and Events

  • March 12, 2018


    Chamber News & Events This Month

    Please note that everything underlined is a link to more information.

    Fire & Ice Gala - Congratulations to our honorees!

    • Gary LaPorta - Pillar of the Community
    • Joe Wetzel - Carroll V. Shreve Award Winner
    • The Falls Church Episcopal - James S. Elkin Award Winner
    • Hilton Garden Inn Falls Church - Chamber Appreciation Award Winner

    Thank you to everyone who attended and contributed to the Chamber's Fire & Ice Gala. We will let you know when photos and video are available! 


    Networking Luncheon - Tues, March 20, 11:30 - 1:15, Italian Cafe. Presentation by Tax Analysts' CEO Cara Griffith on Federal tax changes. This will be an important presentation to help small businesses make the most of the new laws. 

    Networking Mixer - Hosted by the Falls Church Wellness Center, the March Networking Mixer has been rescheduled to Tues, April 1 because of local schools' spring break the last week of the month.


    Member News and Events This Week

    Please note that everything underlined is a link to more information. 

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    • Memorial Day Distillers Festival - FC Distillers is inviting Chamber members to participate in its Memorial Day Distillers Festival on Sat, May 26. Proceeds will benefit Operation Turbo that sends boxes of love to troops overseas. If you are interested in securing a booth, email Alison Oleson of Your Team Friday for details.
    • Falls Church Memorial Day Parade & Festival - The City of Falls Church is accepting applications for vendors at its Memorial Day Parade! Click here for a copy of the application. Or, feel free to join the Chamber at its booth - details on doing so will be provided in April.   

    CBC Forum on Economic Development - Edward Saltzberg will speak at this form, co-sponsored by the Chamber, on Thurs, March 15 at  7 pm, American Legion Post 130.

    Falls Church Distillers Fundraiser - FC Distillers is hosting a fundraiser for Standing Strong on Fri, March 16 from 4 - 11 pm. Live music, silent auction, tours, and 20% of proceeds will benefit Standing Strong.

    The Art of Assisting - Dancing Mind is hosting this event to learn alignment and make friends on Sat, March 17 at 8 am - 4 pm. 

    Passion of Remembrance - FC Arts new mixed media show starts Sat, March 17 and runs through Sat, April 21. 


    St Patrick's Day Festivities

    Chalk Paint Mixology Class - Stylish Patina is hosting this at their Mosaic location on Sun, March 18, 1 - 3 pm.


    Weekly Events - Click on the link to find details on regularly scheduled member events such as...

    • Bring Your Own Piece Chalk Painting Class
    • Creative Cauldron's The Snow Queen
    • Open Acoustic Mic Night, District Trivia, and Texas Hold'em at FC Distillers
    • Acoustic music and weekend brunches at Dogwood Tavern
    • Mighty Kids yoga & fitness Classes at Dancing Mind
    • Mad Fox Brewing Company's Tuesday Yappy Hour with Barkley Square and Wednesday Running Club
    • Events and brunch at Ireland's Four Provinces
    • The Kensington's Parkinson's Communications Club on Wednesdays and Energized Fitness for Parkinson's on Fridays
    • Friday Night Meditation Hour at the Center for Spiritual Enlightenment
    • Falls Church Farmers Market on Saturdays
    • Mosaic's Farmers Market on Sundays
    • For weekly restaurant specials, visit Hot Deals.

    Event Photos - Visit www.brendasphotos.com to see Brenda Schrier's photos from our luncheons and click here to see Melissa Robison's photos from the 2017 Gala. 



    Click on the links to see all of the great offers being made by Chamber members for the general public and members! 

    These discounts are available to you and your employees for work or personal use! Feel free to distribute the links or this email to staff and others you think might be interested in Chamber and Chamber member events! 

    Members' Only Discounts - Check out the special offers just for Chamber members and their employees from Command Performance and SAWP. 

    Hot Deals - Click on the link for offers available to the general public from Dogwood Tavern, FC Distillers, Fairfax County Park Authority, Mad Fox, SAWP, and Supercuts.

    Want your events and special offers posted in our weekly email announcements? Post them to our website and they will be included the week of your event! Need help? Contact Cathy

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