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Cyber Security Seminar
Date: Friday, April 25, 2014
Time: 8:00 a.m.-9:30 a.m.
Location: ACC CTR 106, 665 Johnson St.
Details: Cyber Security is crucial to us all. Geared toward businesses, this seminar will help you protect your data from intruders, theft and other crimes that could result in serious repercussions. Click here for more information. Seminar is free to attend but please RSVP to the Chamber at 989.354.4181 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Refreshments will be provided. Sponsored by Bank of Alpena.

Regional Leadership Forum - an event by the Business Leaders for Michigan
Date: Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Time: 3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
Location: ACC, CTR 106, 665 Johnson Street
Details: Jobs are on the rise and Michigan’s economy is growing again. And while our growth outpaces many other states, we can’t declare victory yet, because we’re still a long way from becoming a top ten state. Join us at this forum to find out what Michigan needs to do to grow more jobs, personal incomes and a healthy economy and, more importantly, what you can do to help make it happen. View this flyer to learn more. Please RSVP to the Chamber at 989.354.4181 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Front Door Fireworks Button Sales Event
Date: Saturday, May 3, 2014
Time: 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Location: Neiman's Family Market, Perch's IGA and Wal*Mart
Details: Volunteers will be selling buttons in front of these stores to raise money for this year's 4th of July fireworks. Help us reach our goal of $21,500!

Leadercast: Beyond You
Date: Friday, May 9, 2014
Time: 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Location: ACC Granum Theatre, 665 Johnson St.
Details: Speakers lined up for this live broadcast include: Andy Stanley, Malcolm Gladwell, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Randall Wallace, Laura Schroff, Dr. Henry Cloud, Simon Sinek, Bill McDermott and Laura Bush. Cat Deeley and Tripp Crosby will be co-hosting this event. We are currently accepting reservations AND sponsors for this event. Tickets are $69 for employees of Alpena Chamber of Commerce Members and $99 for employees of prospective members. The tickets include the energizing program, workbook, a chance at prizes, lunch, and refreshments. Reservations can be made by contacting the Chamber. Interested in sponsoring this great event? Click here for more information or contact Ashley at the Chamber.

Good Morning Alpena Breakfast - Hidden Gems of Alpena
Date: Friday, May 16, 2014
Time: 7:00 a.m. breakfast, 7:30 a.m. program
Location: Alpena CRTC, Alpena
Exclusive Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
Details: Cost is $8 per person. RSVP required to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 989.354.4181.

Drive Buy Button Sales Event
Date: Friday, May 23, 2014
Time: 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Location: Alpena Alcona Area Credit Union on Bagley Street, Alpena
Details: Get your fireworks button and help us light up the sky this 4th of July! 

Lafarge 4th of July Parade
Date: Friday, July 4, 2014
Time: 11:00 a.m.
Location: begins at the Alpena County Fairgrounds, travels down 11th Avenue to right on Chisholm Street to left on Second Avenue to left on Fletcher Street, ending in large parking lot on right before the Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary.
Details: More information will be available soon.

Good Morning Alpena Breakfast - Michigan Brown Trout Festival Kick-off
Date: Friday, July 18, 2014
Time: 7:00 a.m. breakfast, 7:30 a.m. program
Location: in the Big Tent at the Small Boat Harbor
Exclusive Sponsor: Accident Fund Insurance Company of America
Details: Cost is $8 per person. RSVP required to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 989.354.4181.

FLOG Fest Golf Outing
Date: Friday, August 8, 2014
Details: More information to come at a later date!

Good Morning Alpena Breakfast - United Way Kick-off
Date: Friday, September 5, 2014
Time: 7:00 a.m. breakfast, 7:30 a.m. program
Location: APlex, 701 Woodward Ave.
Details: Cost is $8 per person. RSVP required to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 989.354.4181.

4th Annual Grub Crawl
Date: Thursday, September 11, 2014
Location: Alpena
Back again by popular demand, stay tuned for details.

Red, White & Blue Review
Date: Saturday, October 4, 2014
Location: Alpena CRTC
Details: Information will be available soon.

Good Morning Alpena Breakfast - Service Clubs of Alpena
Date: Friday, November 7, 2014
Time: 7:00 a.m. breakfast, 7:30 a.m. program
Location: Alpena Senior Citizens Center, 501 River St.
Details: Cost is $8 per person. RSVP required to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 989.354.4181.

Bolenz Jewelry Holiday Parade
Date: Friday, November 28, 2014
Time: 5:30 p.m.
Location: The parade begins at the Annex building parking lot at the corner of Chisholm and Ninth Street. The parade route begins by turning left onto Chisholm, left onto Second Avenue, right onto Water Street, and ends in the parking lot behind City Hall. No early departures from the route.
Details: More to come at a later date.

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Ribbon Cuttings
 
Up North Property Services
Date: Monday, April 21, 2014
Time: 11:00 a.m.
Location: 105 W. Chisholm St. Suite 101
 
Child & Family Services of Northeast Michigan (remodel)
Date: Thursday, May 1, 2014
Time: 1:45 p.m.
Location: 1044 US 23 North
 
Little Dreamers
Date: Wednesday, May 7, 2014
Time: 11:00 a.m.
Location: 109 W. Chisholm St.
 
Sunrise Veterinary Services (new owners)
Date: Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Time: 1:00 p.m.
Location: 2640 US 23 South
 
If you would like to schedule a ribbon cutting please contact us at 989.354.4181.
 
 
 
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