Chamber Events

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.
Exclusive Sponsor: First Federal of Northern 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.

Athena Award Program
Date: Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Time: 11:30 a.m.
Location: The Sanctuary Inn and Conference Center, 1000 US 23 North
Details: Tickets are available for $20 each at the Alpena Area Chamber of Commerce. Sponsored by Alpena Power Company, Lafarge, Lisa Dietlin and Associates and Zonta Club of Alpena.

You CAN teach a P.I.G. to Sing - Human Resource Seminar
Date: Thursday, November 13, 2014
Time: 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Location: Alpena Community College Granum Theatre, 665 Johnson Street
Details: Keynote Speaker Mary Jane Mapes. Cost is $50 per person ($10 discount for Chamber and NEMHRA members). You can find more information and the registration form here. For questions please contact Jennifer at 989.356.9007, ext. 1124 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. This event is held in partnership with the NorthEast Michigan Human Resource Association.

Community China Trip Informational Meeting
Date: Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Time: 5:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Location: Alpena County Library Conference Room, 211 N. First Ave.
Details: Learn about a nine day trip to China. Starting at just $2,850 per person for chamber members, the trip includes round trip airfare from Detroit, four and five star hotels, three meals a day, all in-country transportation, a tour bus and English speaking tour guide, tourist attractions including the Great Wall, a tea plantation, the Forbidden City, Tian An Men Square, and many other must-see sites and must-do experiences. Click here for more information. Please contact the Chamber at 989.354.4181 to register, or with any questions you may have.

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: Registration forms are now available and being accepted.


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Ribbon Cuttings 
Glitz and Glamour Bridal & Gifts (new location)
Date: Friday, October 24, 2014
Time: 11:00 a.m.
Location: 2219 U.S. 23 South, Alpena
PRATTScape Gift & Garden Shop (new location)
Date: Tuesday, November 4, 2014
Time: 10:00 a.m.
Location: inside the Alpena Mall
If you would like to schedule a ribbon cutting please contact us at 989.354.4181.
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