Calendar of Events - Valdosta-Lowndes County Chamber of Commerce
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Events in the month of April 2022
4/12/2022 - 4/12/2022
Join us for a free course to learn the benefits of gardening, urban farming & organic growing- to eat and sell!

When: Tuesday, April 12, 2022 - 9:30am-2:30pm

Where: Hahira Train Depot, 220 W. Main Street, Hahira, GA 

Lunch Break: 11:30-12:30pm

Agenda:
  • Welcome - Betty Morgan, Vice President for Business Development with the Valdosta-Lowndes County Chamber of Commerce
  • Hahira’s Farmer Market- What to do if you grow more than you need, how to become an Urban Garden Entrepreneur, and What sells best with Jennifer Price
  • Basic Growing Knowledge- Growing edible veggies, how to prevent and manage weeds/insects/disease, and what is in your soil with Joshua Dawson, Ag and Natural Resources Agent, Lowndes County Extension
  • Miller Hardware - Demonstration on how to build a raised garden bed, information on soil placement and different types, and other raised garden bed options
  • Urban Beekeepers- What you need to know about bees and pollinating your garden with Dana Drew
  • Cottage Kitchen - Basic info on how to start, apply for a license, and who to contact for kitchen inspection with Kelsey Griggs- the owner of Kelsey’s Bake Awa

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4/14/2022 - 4/14/2022
Want to start a business? Join small business experts and other aspiring entrepreneurs at this special workshop to learn how to turn your idea into a business in just one day!

Learn to:
  • Write your business plan
  • Register your business and protect your brand
  • Straight forward financing and budgeting technique
  • All things web and marketing on a budget
  • Opportunity to make your business pitch and get feedback
Thursday, April 14th, 2022
8:30-3:00pm
City Hall Annex
300 North Lee Street

Lunch Provided

Presented by the City of Valdosta and the SEEDS Business Resource Center

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4/19/2022 - 4/19/2022
We hope you can attend the Women of the Chamber Brunch on April 19th at 11:30 a.m. at Steel Magnolias. This event is a continuation of the series that we kicked off in 2021.

Our special guest brunch speaker is Dr. Kimberly Mackey, a board-certified adult, and pediatric neurosurgeon. Only 12% of all neurosurgeons are women, and our community is very proud to have her on staff at SGMC. 


Date: Tuesday, April 19th
Time: 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Steel Magnolias - 132 North Patterson Street

Brunch Buffett Includes: 
  • French Toast Casserole, with Blueberries and Maple Syrup
  • Scrambled Eggs with Green Onion
  • Steel Magnolias Shrimp and grits Andouille Sausage Gravy, Creamy Gayla Grits
  • Sausage links & Fruit
Beverages: Coffee, Sweet Tea, and Soda included
  • Bloody Mary's and Mimosas available for purchase

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