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September 2017

September 2017

1-Quarterly IMG Meeting, Chamber, 9:00 a.m.

2-Harvest Celebration for Children with Boggy Creek Vineyard

6-One Coast Awards, at Beau Rivage Resort & Casino, Biloxi, 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. The Jackson County Chamber of Commerce in conjunction with the Mississippi Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce, Inc., Ocean Springs Chamber of Commerce-Main Street-Tourism Bureau and Hancock County Chamber of Commerce, are pleased to announce the One Coast Awards. The One Coast Awards are the re-branding of the former Roland Weeks Hall of Fame, The Sun Herald Top 10 Under 40 and Community Leader Awards. (For more information about the One Coast Awards, contact 228-604-0014)

7-Leadership Jackson County Environmental Day, to learn about being a part of the Class of 2018, contact Linda Johnson at JohnsonL@jcchamber.com or call 228-762-3391

8-Paws Down Claws Down Draw Down with the Friends of the Jackson County Animal Shelter Pets, 7 to 10 p.m., North Bay VFW #6731 located at 4321 W. Gay Road in D’Iberville, www.fjcasp.com

8-Movie Under the Stars with the City of Pascagoula, Beach Park, Pascagoula, 8:15 to 10 p.m. (Rain out location will be shown at the Pascagoula Recreation Center 2935, Pascagoula Street; For further questions please call Suzanne Steinberger Kinsey at 938-2356); Featuring: Beauty and the Beast

9-Second Saturday Farmers Market with the City of Gautier, 8 a.m. until noon, George Martin City Park, 902 De la Pointe Drive (for more information contact Rachel Honea at 228-219-3259)

9-26th Gulf Coast Blues & Heritage Festival, Jackson County Fairgrounds, Pascagoula, Showtime is at Noon, For more information go to www.MSGulfCoastBluesFest.com

12-Membership IMG, Chamber, 9:00 a.m.

12-MSET Lunch & Learn, 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., The Infinity Science Center, One Discovery Circle, Pearlington, MS, contact Laurie Jugan at 228-688-1192 or lajconsulting@bellsouth.net.

13-Ribbon Cutting for Old School Learning Depot, 303 Delmas Ave. Cottage H, Pascagoula, 4:00 p.m.

13-Section 3 Business Workshop with the Port of Gulfport, Mary C. O’Keefe Cultural Center, 1600 Government Street, Ocean Springs, 2 to 4 p.m. (RSVP to Lillian Jenkins by calling 228-865-4300
or email lillian.jenkins@hornellp.com)

14-Emerge Pascagoula, Chamber, Noon

14th–Belk of Gautier’s Designer Event: One Day Only–Effy Fine Jewelry Trunk Show. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., please present post card for you extra discount. Contact the Chamber for a copy of the card. (Lancome Gift with Purchase, Beauty Sense, Anniversary Sale)

14-Belk of Gautier Business After Hours, 2800 Highway 90, Gautier, 4:00-6:00p.m. (Food by El Tapatio, Dodge’s Stores, Family Frozen Food)

15-Gulf Coast Human Resource Association is hosting the SHRM-CP Annual Employment Symposium, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Department of Marine Resources, BOLTON BUILDING AUDITORIUM, 141 Bayview Avenue, Biloxi (To register visit
GulfCoast.SHRM.org/events )

15-$2,500 Jackson County Chamber of Commerce Small Business Grant Deadline, 5:00 p.m. (emailed to CEO@jcchamber.com)

15-Third Fridays: Urban Artscapes, with the City of Pascagoula, Downtown Pascagoula, 5 to 8 p.m. (Live music; local artists; family activities; community partner booths; special promotions with downtown shops and restaurants); Contact the City of Pascagoula for more information at 228-938-2352

18-PROMISS’s Fall Dinner Meeting, Jackson County Chamber of Commerce, 720 Krebs Avenue, Pascagoula, 6 to 7 p.m. (Meals are complimentary and are provided by Lenny’s Subshop, Pascagoula; RSVP to 228-297-6477 by 10 am. the day of the event)

19-Community Relations IMG, Chamber, 9:00 a.m.

20-Jackson County Industrial Supplier Association’s Industry Q&A Roundtable, Chamber, 8 to 9 a.m.

20-Coffee with the Chamber: Meet and Greet for New, Current and Potential Chamber Members, 10:30 a.m.

21-Chef Challenge with Feeding the Gulf Coast, Biloxi Civic Center, 6 to 9 p.m. (For more information contact Haley Buchanan at (251) 653-1617 ext. 140 or at hbuchanan@feedingthegulfcoast.org)

21-Fall 2017 with the Jackson County Small Business Incubator: Entrepreneurial Panel Discussion, Jackson County Chamber of Commerce, 720 Krebs Avenue, Pascagoula, 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., bring your lunch, Register by calling Linda Johnson at 228-762-3391 or Janice Mabry at 228-875-3227

22-Regional Strategy IMG Meeting, Chamber, 8:30 a.m.

23-Viva Pascagoula: Connecting Cultures and Communities, River Park, 4100 Clark Street, Pascagoula, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. (For more information: 228-938-2352)

26-Renaissance the Runway with the Bacot McCarty Foundation, IP Casino Resort & Spa, Studio A, Doors Open at 6:15 p.m., Show Starts at 7:00 p.m. (Tickets are $25; for more information: www.bacotmccarty.org and bacotmccarty@gmail.com)

28-2017 Annual Chamber Leaders Retreat, Gulf Hills Hotel & Conference Center, 13701 Paso Road, Ocean Springs, 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. (Pre-registation required; Sponsorships Available: Contact the Jackson County Chamber of Commerce at 228-762-3391)

October 2017

October 2017

1-7–Crusin’ the Coast 2017

2-Ribbon Cutting for Coca Cola’s Union with Coca Cola United, 7900 Hwy 57, Vancleave, 10:00 a.m.

3-Pascagoula Area Council’s Breakfast with the Mayor, Jackson County Chamber of Commerce, 720 Krebs Avenue, Pascagoula, 8:00 to 9:00 a.m.

3-5–Defense Innovation: Technology Acceleration Challenges, Tampa, Florida, http://defenseinnovation.us

7-Zonta Club of Pascagoula Area’s 40th Annual “Day in the Plaza”, 9 to 5 a.m., Pascagoula Downtown Plaza, www.zontapascagoula.com, 228-762-8011

10-St. Vincent de Paul Community Pharmacy Charity Golf Tournament at Grand Bear, Shotgun starts: 8 a.m. and 1:00 p.m., For more information email director@svdprx.org or call 228-374-9097 ext 305

10-MEC Road Show, 11:30 to 1 p.m., Grand Magnolia Ballroom & Suites, 3604 Magnolia Street, Pascagoula

12-Business After Hours at Pascagoula River Audubon Center, 5107 Arthur Street, Moss Point, 4 to 6 p.m.

13-Legislative Forum ~ A Preview of the 2018 Mississippi Legislative Session ~
Presented by the Regional Strategy Issue Manager Group of the Jackson County Chamber of Commerce, Jackson County Chamber of Commerce, 720 Krebs Avenue, Pascagoula, 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. (Open to Chamber members and guests), RSVP to 228-762-3391

13-Movie Under the Stars with the City of Pascagoula, Beach Park, Pascagoula, 8:15 to 10 p.m. (Rain out location will be shown at the Pascagoula Recreation Center 2935, Pascagoula Street; For further questions please call Suzanne Steinberger Kinsey at 938-2356); Featuring: Hocus Pocus

14-Second Saturday Farmers Market with the City of Gautier, 8 a.m. until noon, George Martin City Park, 902 De la Pointe Drive (for more information contact Rachel Honea at 228-219-3259)

14-9th Annual Rotary Club of Ocean Springs Run for Art, Culture and Education (RACE) and Post-Race “Smarty Party”, 6:15 p.m. Kids Fun Run, 7 p.m. Adults Race, Contact Mike Streiff at 228.324.2136 or mike.streiff@bxs.com

17-90th Annual Chamber Membership Meeting ~Since 1927~, Hilton Garden Inn Pascagoula, 2703 Denny Ave., Pascagoula, 11:30 to 1 p.m. (Tickets and Sponsorships Available)

19-Fall 2017 with the Jackson County Small Business Incubator: Developing Your Own Cyber Security Plan, Jackson County Chamber of Commerce, 720 Krebs Avenue, Pascagoula, 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., bring your lunch, Register by calling Linda Johnson at 228-762-3391 or Janice Mabry at 228-875-3227

20-Third Fridays: Galactic Adventures, with the City of Pascagoula, Downtown Pascagoula, 5 to 8 p.m. (Live music; local artists; family activities; community partner booths; special promotions with downtown shops and restaurants); Contact the City of Pascagoula for more information at 228-938-2352

24-Ribbon Cutting for Southern Signs & Graphics, 1408 Hwy. 90, Suite 3, Box 9, Gautier, 10 a.m.

November 2017

November 2017 

10-Movie Under the Stars with the City of Pascagoula, Beach Park, Pascagoula, 8:15 to 10 p.m. (Rain out location will be shown at the Pascagoula Recreation Center 2935, Pascagoula Street; For further questions please call Suzanne Steinberger Kinsey at 938-2356); Featuring: Ghostbusters

11-Jackson County Veterans Day Program with the Jackson County Chamber of Commerce

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