Event Calendar

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May
29
Wed
After Hours Networking and Ribbon Cutting – Canby Pioneer Chapel Performing Arts @ Canby Pioneer Chapel Performing Arts
May 29 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

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Canby Pioneer Chapel Performing Arts are growing and becoming a part of Wilsonville’s emerging business community! Please help us welcome Canby Pioneer Chapel Performing Arts to the Chamber by attending their Ribbon Cutting Ceremony of their new outdoor event space!

Wine and appetizers will be served to the sounds of John Nilsen playing live on the Chapel’s beautiful grand piano. The Chapel’s famous tea sandwiches and desserts from Lux Sucre Desserts are not to be missed! Enjoy these treats while taking in the fresh air of the Chapel’s blooming English garden.

The event starts at 5 PM and Ribbon Cutting will take place at  5:45 PM.

Following the event, Chamber guests will receive half off admission for the 8 PM performance of John Nilsen.

Raffle Prizes for this Event Include: 

  • Tickets (4) & Wine to Midweek Chill – $90 value
  • Tickets (2) & Wine to Tony Starlight (Cowboy Songs) – $90 value
  • Tickets (4) & Wine to John Nilsen & Swimfish | June 22nd – $100 value
  • Tickets (4) & wine to John Nilsen & Swimfish | July 6th – $100 value
  • Tickets (4) Tea basket to Afternoon Tea – $125 value

Since 1884 “The Canby Pioneer Chapel” has proudly shared a very strong heritage and history in the city of Canby Oregon. It is one of the grandest and oldest structures in the state of Oregon. This lovely white-frame building augmented by a steep 40-foot bell tower, in classic Gothic Revival Style, is now the home of Canby Pioneer Chapel Performing Arts.

The “Canby Pioneer Chapel” is a magical performing arts center that is the place for concerts, lectures, recitals, corporate events, and parties. It is a charming venue that truly captivates the heart when you walk the English garden or enjoy the glorious performing arts center.

Owner, Marilyn Nash has been an entrepreneur and supporter of small businesses her entire life. In 2016 she received the prestigious Canby Chamber of Commerce Community Choice Award for her tireless efforts in supporting the arts and beautification of the city. Her love of music and performing arts will bring to Canby the finest in entertainment and performers from the Northwest and across the country.

Parking: Ample street parking on Elm and 3rd street.  Overflow parking in the shared lot of the Church behind the Chapel.

May
30
Thu
South Metro Young Professionals May Gathering @ World of Speed Motorsports Museum
May 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Networking | Leadership | Education | Appetizers | Raffle Prizes

 

 

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May 30, 2019 6 PM – 8 PM

Area young professionals are invited to the world famous Atomic Lounge above World of Speed Motorsports Museum! We’ll step back in time to network amongst the swanky and authentic mid-century décor. “Groovy Baby!” Raffle prizes include tickets for two to the Motorsports Museums!

Arrive early for FREE access the new Mario Andretti exhibit and get a taste of all that World of Speed has to offer. The museum will be opening their doors to us from 5pm to 6pm.

Education Topic: How to stand out in a noisy and crowded online world and become a social media Influencer in your industry

Social media is evolving daily and the challenge for today’s business person is to stand out in a crowded and noisy online world. You can break through the clutter and use your expertise to set you apart from the competition and create the business that you truly desire.

Participants will walk away with the knowledge to pick their platform of choice that makes the most sense to their business and execute to set themselves apart from the crowd.

Presented by: Andy Green of Green Group Realty

“There are approximately 9,000 real estate agents in the Portland market and when I moved here from Boise, Idaho in 2008 (knowing no one) I had to figure out a way to differentiate myself from the competition. I started by creating a brand and then utilized social media to expose my brand and personality to the world. I quickly built a company that has consistently been in the top 1% in the metro market.”

Andy’s experience in using social media to create one of the top real estate businesses in the metro Portland market is a proven blueprint on how you can not only generate more sales but position yourself as the expert in your industry to provide more opportunities and help you accomplish your professional goals.

Andy is an entrepreneur, real estate biz owner, coach and trainer. He believes the real estate agent has direct control of their success. He believes in simplifying the process. The way he impacts agent’s success is by changing the way they think, providing simple to follow plans and coaching them to success. His company has given back over $100,000 to the local and worldwide community.

Jun
5
Wed
WACC Morning Spark and Ribbon Cutting – EyeHealth Northwest @ Eye Health Northwest
Jun 5 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am

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Let’s celebrate new Chamber member EyeHealth Northwest with a ribbon cutting ceremony!

 

Wow – check out this events raffle prizes!

  • $100 wine basket from Week Day Wine
  • 2 pairs of sunglasses, Maui Jim and Oakley
  • Eye Health NORTHWEST swag for all attendees
About EyeHealth Northwest:

At EyeHealth Northwest, our Opticians are committed to helping you get the best pair of glasses you have ever had. Opticians are Nationally Certified by the American Board of Opticianry and participate in ongoing continue education courses to deliver the best possible care with the most advanced technology and fashion. We can take the stress out of the process, making it enjoyable for you and your family.

With more than 60 years of experience in Portland, we are now driving the Portland look by designing and curating original frame collections based on our optical expertise – Bridge City Spex. We understand the importance of individuality, functionality, and quality. The Bridge City Spex Collections can be found exclusively at our eleven EyeHealth Northwest optical shops.

VIP Reception Oregon Tech Student Project Symposium @ Oregon Institute of Technology
Jun 5 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Chamber members are invited to attend the VIP Reception sponsored by the Wilsonville Area Chamber of Commerce.

The Oregon Tech Student Project Symposium showcases the projects that students work on during their studies at the Oregon Institute of Technology and includes project posters and demonstrations. Students, faculty, family members, employers, legislators, education and industry partners, as well as other members of the public,  are invited to attend.

From 4-5 pm a special VIP event sponsored by the Wilsonville Area Chamber of Commerce will be held highlighting top projects to local business and government leaders and Oregon Tech alumni.

Event Schedule:

  • 4:00-5:00 PM  Wilsonville Chamber of Commerce VIP Industry Partner Reception
  • 5:00-6:30 PM Poster and demonstration session

Projects this year will include an autonomous underground rover, desalination feasibility study for Saudi Arabia, BiFacial photovoltaic panel fabrication and characterization, a VR powered weather app built in Unity, and many many more.

Location: Oregon Tech’s Portland-Metro Campus (located in Wilsonville):

 

Jun
12
Wed
LUNCH & LEARN: SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING FOR SMALL BUSINESS @ Wilsonville Chamber of Commerce
Jun 12 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

This seminar is aimed at small business owners interested in learning about social media marketing.

Free $0 for WACC Members $15 Non-members

BYOL (Bring Your Own Lunch) | Beverages will be Provided 

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Want to learn more about using social media to drive customers to your business? Join us at the Wilsonville Chamber of Commerce for a Lunch & Learn focusing on Social Media for Small Businesses presented by Andy Green of Green Group Real Estate.

In this dynamic Lunch & Learn, you will learn the importance of social media marketing and how to improve your online presence to increase new customers coming right to your door.

The actionable takeaways from this course are:

  • How to pick your social media platform of choice that makes the most sense for your business.
  • How to stand out in an online crowd (how to set your company apart from the competition).
  • Tips on creating winning content that will engage your audience.
  • Top 3 things a small company should be doing on Facebook if they have limited time?

About Our Speaker – Andy Green!

Andy is an entrepreneur, real estate biz owner, coach, and trainer. Andy’s experience in using social media to create one of the top real estate businesses in the metro Portland market is a proven blueprint on how you can not only generate more sales but position yourself as the expert in your industry to provide more opportunities and help you accomplish your professional goals.