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Events

The Events page is a place for the Chamber, its members, and the community to advertise upcoming events.  Please contact the Chamber at 434-352-2621 to see if your event is eligible.

Upcoming events

    • 26 Nov 2014
    • 28 Nov 2014
    • Chamber Office

    Thanksgiving Holiday Hours

    Please note that the Chamber office will be closed at Noon on Wednesday, Nov. 26th and remain closed through Friday, Nov. 28th in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.  The office will reopen on Mon., Dec. 1st.

    The deadline for NewsBlast submissions is 10am on Monday, Nov. 24th for that week's edition.

    The Chamber wishes everyone a very safe & happy holiday with family & friends!

    • 30 Nov 2014
    • 2:00 PM
    • Abbitt Memorial Park & Main Street, Downtown Appomattox

    Christmas Parade & 
Community of Candles

    You are cordially invited to participate in the 21st annual Appomattox County Christmas Parade & Community of Candles on Sunday, November 30th beginning at 2pm in downtown Appomattox.

    Scheduled activities include:

    Hot chocolate & cookies (Hosted by the J. Robert Jamerson Memorial Library and Girl Scout Troop 1350)

    2pm - Gene Williams & Shaky Grass (Abbitt Park stage)

    3pm - Christmas Parade (starts at Appomattox Primary School)

    3:30pm - New Beginnings Gospel Singers w/Stanley Baker (Abbitt Park stage) *time is approximate following the parade

    5pm - Community of Candles walk in the Park (Abbitt Park)

    Parade entry categories are:  Band, Float, Antique Tractor, Marching Unit, Antique Vehicle, and Horse(s). Entry deadline is November 25th.  No entry will be taken after this date.  Parade line-up will be at the Appomattox Primary School on Ferguson Street at 2pm. Download the Entry Form here.  Completed entry forms should be mailed to Christmas Parade, PO Box 863, Appomattox, VA 24522.

    For more information on parade entries, please contact the Appomattox County Parks, Recreation & Tourism office at 434-352-5996.

    This event is sponsored by Appomattox County, Girl Scout Troop 1350 (Appomattox), J. Robert Jamerson Memorial Library, and the Appomattox County Chamber of Commerce.

    • 02 Dec 2014
    • 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    • Chamber Office

    Board of Directors Meeting

    Held the first Tuesday of each month (in case of a holiday, the meeting will be held the following Tuesday) for the Chamber's Board of Directors to conduct Chamber business.

    • 24 Dec 2014
    • 26 Dec 2014
    • Chamber Office

    Christmas Holiday Hours

    Please note that the Chamber office will close at Noon on Wednesday, Dec. 24th and remain closed through Friday, Dec. 26th in observance of the Christmas holiday.  The office will reopen on Monday, Dec. 29th.

    The deadline for NewsBlast submissions is 10am on Monday, Dec. 22nd for this week's edition.

    The Chamber wishes everyone a very safe & happy holiday with family & friends!

    • 31 Dec 2014
    • 02 Jan 2015
    • Chamber Office

    New Year's Holiday Hours

    Please note that the Chamber office will close at Noon on Wednesday, Dec. 31st and remain closed through Friday, Jan. 2nd in observance of the New Year's holiday.  The office will reopen on Monday, Jan. 5th.

    The deadline for NewsBlast submissions is 10am on Monday, Dec. 29th for this week's edition.

    The Chamber wishes everyone a very safe & happy holiday with family & friends!

    • 10 Jan 2015
    • 2:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    • Chamber Office

    Business of the Quarter nomination deadline

    Nominations for the Business of the Quarter (4th Quarter 2014) are due by January 10, 2015.  Click Here for the nomination form.

    • 10 Apr 2015
    • 12 Apr 2015
    • Clover Hill Village, 5747 River Ridge Road, Appomattox

    The Long Road Home Living History Event
    Five Events on the Road to Appomattox

    The Appomattox County Historical Society, together with the United Daughters of the Confederacy Appomattox Chapter 11, Lee's Lieutenants, and the Federal Generals Corps invite one and all to the final event on "The Long Road Home" leading to the 150th anniversary of Appomattox.

    "150th Anniversary of Appomattox"
    April 10-12, 2015
    Clover Hill Village
    5747 River Ridge Road (State Route 627)
    Appomattox,  VA  24522

    $10 per day/$15 two-day pass (adults)
    $5 per day/$7 two-day pass (children 12 & under)
    Infants - FREE!

    All ticket sales will be at the gate during the event.  For a complete schedule of events for the weekend, visit the Appomattox County Historical Society's website.

Past events

22 Nov 2014 Holidays for the Homeless Animals Fundraiser
18 Nov 2014 Oil Painting Workshop
12 Nov 2014 Veterans Resource Fair at American National University
03 Nov 2014 Board of Directors Meeting
01 Nov 2014 Bluegrass, Barbecue & Brew Festival
30 Oct 2014 Halloween in Abbitt Park
24 Oct 2014 Next Level Bow Hunting Workshop
23 Oct 2014 Annual Member HarvestFest Social
21 Oct 2014 Social Media Marketing Basics class
16 Oct 2014 Social Media Marketing Basics class
11 Oct 2014 Spaghetti Dinner & Silent Auction Fundraiser
10 Oct 2014 Appomattox Cheerz featuring "Southland"
10 Oct 2014 Business of the Quarter nomination deadline
07 Oct 2014 Board of Directors Meeting
07 Oct 2014 Social Media Marketing Basics class
25 Sep 2014 Social Media Marketing Basics class
25 Sep 2014 Member 3rd Quarter Luncheon
23 Sep 2014 Social Media Marketing Basics class
19 Sep 2014 Appomattox Cheerz featuring "Diamondback" with Elvis tribute artist Taylor Rodriguez
04 Sep 2014 Social Media Marketing Basics class
02 Sep 2014 Board of Directors Meeting
01 Sep 2014 Labor Day Holiday Hours!
28 Aug 2014 Lynchburg's Prisoner of War Camp
28 Aug 2014 Business Basics class
26 Aug 2014 Business Basics class
23 Aug 2014 Wine Festival at Clover Hill Village
22 Aug 2014 Great Aquatic Clean-Up at Holliday Lake State Park
21 Aug 2014 Business Basics class
19 Aug 2014 Business Basics class
17 Aug 2014 Stand-Up Paddleboarding at Holliday Lake State Park
15 Aug 2014 Appomattox Cheerz BIKE NIGHT featuring "Out of Spite"
14 Aug 2014 Sweeney Summer Concert Series in the Park featuring "Ken and Alli"
13 Aug 2014 "The Siege of Petersburg Begins" Civil War Conversation
13 Aug 2014 Job Fair & Career Expo at American National University
12 Aug 2014 Meteor Shower Hour at Holliday Lake State Park
07 Aug 2014 Social Media Marketing Basics class
05 Aug 2014 Board of Directors Meeting
05 Aug 2014 Business Basics class
02 Aug 2014 Sunset Paddle at Holliday Lake State Park
26 Jul 2014 Gold Panning Workshops
24 Jul 2014 Business Basics class
19 Jul 2014 Gold Panning Workshops
18 Jul 2014 Appomattox Cheerz featuring "Southbound"
17 Jul 2014 Business Basics class
17 Jul 2014 Junior Rangers Program
15 Jul 2014 Business Basics class
10 Jul 2014 Sweeney Summer Concert Series in the Park featuring "Riddle on the Harp"
10 Jul 2014 Business of the Quarter nomination deadline
07 Jul 2014 Business Basics class
04 Jul 2014 Independence Day (4th of July) Holiday Hours!
01 Jul 2014 Board of Directors Meeting
26 Jun 2014 Social Media Marketing Basics class
26 Jun 2014 Member 2nd Quarter Luncheon - cancelled!
20 Jun 2014 Appomattox Cheerz featuring "GrooveLine"
12 Jun 2014 Social Media Marketing Basics class
07 Jun 2014 Holiday Lake Bluegrass Festival
05 Jun 2014 One-On-One Business Counseling
03 Jun 2014 Board of Directors Meeting
29 May 2014 Social Media Marketing Basics class
23 May 2014 Memorial Day Holiday Hours!
22 May 2014 So You Want to be a Federal Contractor? seminar
21 May 2014 So You Want to be a Federal Contractor? seminar
20 May 2014 Business Basics class
19 May 2014 Chamber Scholarship application deadline
16 May 2014 Appomattox Cheerz featuring "The BRB Band"
15 May 2014 Social Media Marketing Basics class
13 May 2014 Business Basics class
12 May 2014 Social Media Marketing Basics class
06 May 2014 Board of Directors Meeting
06 May 2014 Business Basics class
03 May 2014 Gold Panning Workshops
01 May 2014 Social Media Marketing Basics class
01 May 2014 One-On-One Business Counseling
26 Apr 2014 Gold Panning Workshops
25 Apr 2014 Fishing Camp
24 Apr 2014 Social Media Marketing Basics class
18 Apr 2014 Appomattox Cheerz featuring "Wysteria"
16 Apr 2014 Business Basics class
14 Apr 2014 Business Basics class
11 Apr 2014 The Long Road Home Living History Event
10 Apr 2014 Business of the Quarter nomination deadline
07 Apr 2014 Business Basics class
04 Apr 2014 Women's Outdoor Weekend
01 Apr 2014 Board of Directors Meeting
25 Mar 2014 Business Basics class
20 Mar 2014 Member 1st Quarter Breakfast
18 Mar 2014 Business Basics class
11 Mar 2014 Board of Directors Meeting
11 Mar 2014 Business Basics class
19 Feb 2014 Business Basics class
01 Feb 2014 Winter 4-H Cloverbud Camp
10 Jan 2014 Business of the Quarter nomination deadline
02 Jan 2014 One-On-One Business Counseling
30 Dec 2013 New Year's Holiday Hours!
23 Dec 2013 Christmas Holiday Hours!
15 Dec 2013 Victorian Tea
14 Dec 2013 United States Colored Troops at Appomattox (presented by Chris Bingham)
13 Dec 2013 Camouflage & Awareness Weekend
12 Dec 2013 Fighting Parsons of the Civil War
11 Dec 2013 Business Basics
11 Dec 2013 Native Americans in the Civil War - "Civil War Conversation"
10 Dec 2013 Business Basics
09 Dec 2013 Business Basics
07 Dec 2013 Christmas on Main Street with the Community of Candles
07 Dec 2013 Victorian Christmas Ornament Workshop at the Museum
07 Dec 2013 Going Green Christmas Camp
05 Dec 2013 One-On-One Business Counseling
03 Dec 2013 Business Basics
03 Dec 2013 Board of Directors Meeting
29 Nov 2013 Haversack Black Friday Weekend Sale
27 Nov 2013 Thanksgiving Holiday Hours!
24 Nov 2013 Festival of Trees - Family Open House
23 Nov 2013 Festival of Trees - Taste of the Seasons
23 Nov 2013 Festival of Trees - Tea with Mrs. Claus
22 Nov 2013 Annual Fish Fry
20 Nov 2013 Appomattox Angel Tree
19 Nov 2013 Business Basics
05 Nov 2013 Board of Directors Meeting
29 Oct 2013 Halloween in Abbitt Park
26 Oct 2013 CSI Camp at Holiday Lake 4-H Educational Center
24 Oct 2013 Annual Member Dinner/Social
11 Oct 2013 Appomattox Cheerz featuring "Southland"
10 Oct 2013 Business of the Quarter nomination deadline
07 Oct 2013 Citizen of the Year nomination deadline
04 Oct 2013 Women's Outdoor Weekend
01 Oct 2013 Board of Directors Meeting
27 Sep 2013 Virginia Water Fowling Workshop
20 Sep 2013 Appomattox Cheerz featuring "Out of Spite"
14 Sep 2013 Celebrate Pamplin!
06 Sep 2013 Appomattox Cheerz featuring "Wysteria"
03 Sep 2013 Board of Directors Meeting
23 Aug 2013 Hunter Skills Weekend
16 Aug 2013 Appomattox Cheerz featuring "Imposters"
10 Aug 2013 It's Easy Being Green Series
09 Aug 2013 Holliday Lake State Park Weekend Events - Aug. 9 - 11
06 Aug 2013 Board of Directors Meeting
03 Aug 2013 Appomattox Cheerz "Beach Bash" featuring "The Overtime Band"
23 Jul 2013 Member Luncheon
19 Jul 2013 Appomattox Cheerz featuring "Creeksyde"
10 Jul 2013 Business of the Quarter nomination deadline
09 Jul 2013 Board of Directors Meeting
21 Jun 2013 Appomattox Cheerz featuring "Whiskey Myers"
04 Jun 2013 Board of Directors Meeting
21 May 2013 Member Breakfast
20 May 2013 Chamber Scholarship application deadline
17 May 2013 Appomattox Cheerz featuring "Southbound"
10 May 2013 Joel Sweeney & the Banjo - "From Africa to Appomattox"
07 May 2013 Board of Directors Meeting
04 May 2013 An Evening of Swing
18 Apr 2013 The Life of Robert E. Lee
17 Apr 2013 The Life of Robert E. Lee
13 Apr 2013 Use of Herbs in the Mid-19th Century
10 Apr 2013 Business of the Quarter nomination deadline
10 Apr 2013 "Charleston Harbor" - Civil War Conversation
07 Apr 2013 BUY LOCAL Fundraiser
06 Apr 2013 19th Century Women's Fashions
05 Apr 2013 The Long Road Home Living History Event
02 Apr 2013 Board of Directors Meeting
12 Mar 2013 ACT Project Committee Meeting
12 Mar 2013 Member Luncheon
05 Mar 2013 Board of Directors Meeting
12 Feb 2013 ACT Project Committee Meeting
10 Feb 2013 Victorian Valentine Workshop
05 Feb 2013 Board of Directors Meeting
24 Jan 2013 The Embattled Emblem
19 Jan 2013 Fee-Free Day: First Annual 19th Century Games Tournament
12 Jan 2013 Preservation Workshop
10 Jan 2013 Business of the Quarter nomination deadline
09 Jan 2013 Civil War Conversations
08 Jan 2013 Board of Directors Meeting
31 Dec 2012 New Year's Holiday Hours!
24 Dec 2012 Christmas Holiday Hours!
21 Dec 2012 Members Holiday Shopping Days
15 Dec 2012 DeVault Family Vineyards Wine Tasting
12 Dec 2012 Civil War Conversations
11 Dec 2012 "Start Smart" Seminar
08 Dec 2012 Victorian Christmas Ornament Workshop and Pictures with Santa
04 Dec 2012 Board of Directors Meeting
02 Dec 2012 Christmas on Main Street with the Community of Candles
22 Nov 2012 Thanksgiving Holiday Hours!
14 Nov 2012 Civil War Conversations
13 Nov 2012 "Start Smart" Seminar
13 Nov 2012 Board of Directors Meeting
11 Nov 2012 Victorian Tea Program
03 Nov 2012 Women's Clothing During the Civil War
20 Oct 2012 Appomattox Bluegrass Concert Series 2012 - "Mayberry Night"
19 Oct 2012 Civil War Book Fair
12 Oct 2012 Appomattox Cheerz featuring "Wysteria"
11 Oct 2012 Annual Member Dinner
10 Oct 2012 Civil War Conversations
09 Oct 2012 Social Media Planning: Where You Should Be on the Web
06 Oct 2012 Wine Tasting of Molliver Vineyards & Winery Wines
02 Oct 2012 What is a Marketing Plan?
02 Oct 2012 Board of Directors Meeting
22 Sep 2012 19th Century Women's Fashion
21 Sep 2012 Appomattox Cheerz featuring "PolyChrome"
20 Sep 2012 "Start Smart" Seminar
12 Sep 2012 Civil War Conversations
08 Sep 2012 Dance During the Civil War
07 Sep 2012 Appomattox Cheerz BIKE NIGHT featuring "Out of Spite"
06 Sep 2012 Member Breakfast
05 Sep 2012 "Start Smart" Seminar
04 Sep 2012 Board of Directors Meeting
25 Aug 2012 Appomattox County Historical Society Wine Festival
25 Aug 2012 The Art of Spinning
24 Aug 2012 Friends of Holliday Lake State Park Concert featuring Dallas Wesley
17 Aug 2012 Appomattox Cheerz featuring "Whiskey Myers"
16 Aug 2012 "Start Smart" Seminar
15 Aug 2012 Six Week Class
11 Aug 2012 Scarlett's Clothing was Hollywood Fiction: What Women Really Wore
11 Aug 2012 Civil War Railroads
08 Aug 2012 Civil War Conversations
07 Aug 2012 Board of Directors Meeting
25 Jul 2012 "Start Smart" Seminar
12 Jul 2012 "Start Smart" Seminar
04 Jul 2012 Independence Day Holiday Hours!
03 Jul 2012 Board of Directors Meeting
26 Jun 2012 Retail Merchants Association hosts Roundtable Discussion on Bad Checks AND What Are Your Legal Rights?
16 Jun 2012 Evergreen Music and Lavender Festival
15 Jun 2012 Appomattox Cheerz featuring "Dragonfly"
15 Jun 2012 Holiday Lake 4-H Educational Center's Upcoming Programs
07 Jun 2012 Member Luncheon
05 Jun 2012 Board of Directors Meeting
02 Jun 2012 Appomattox Cheerz "Beach Bash" featuring "Overtime"
01 Jun 2012 Ann Wilcox Memorial Heart Tournament
28 May 2012 Governor's Bowl Chamber of Commerce Challenge
28 May 2012 Memorial Day Holiday Hours!
23 May 2012 United Way "Day of Caring" Projects
19 May 2012 Appomattox Public Safety Open House & Health Fair
19 May 2012 Classic Car Show
18 May 2012 Appomattox Cheerz featuring "Diamondback"
11 May 2012 Golf Tournament to benefit Cornerstone Christian Academy
10 May 2012 Grow Your Business by Exporting Seminar & Workshop
09 May 2012 Civil War Conversations
05 May 2012 COPS Poker Run
01 May 2012 Board of Directors Meeting
27 Apr 2012 Appomattox Farmer's Market
26 Apr 2012 National College's Spring Job Fair
21 Apr 2012 An Evening of Swing
20 Apr 2012 Appomattox Cheerz featuring "Sick N Tired"
20 Apr 2012 Walmart's Pet Promotion Weekend
19 Apr 2012 Country Cook-Off to Benefit Relay for Life Fundraiser
17 Apr 2012 "Dynamic Solutions for Better Business" Employer Conference
13 Apr 2012 The Long Road Home Living History Event
11 Apr 2012 Civil War Conversations
10 Apr 2012 Board of Directors Meeting
31 Mar 2012 Museum of the Confederacy-Appomattox Grand Opening
28 Mar 2012 Basics of Business Ownership
15 Mar 2012 Start Smart Seminar
14 Mar 2012 Civil War Conversations
13 Mar 2012 Board of Directors Meeting
10 Mar 2012 The BIG Game Show
07 Mar 2012 Member Breakfast
05 Mar 2012 "Staying Relevant to a Changed Customer" Workshop
14 Feb 2012 Board of Directors Meeting
12 Jan 2012 Board of Directors Meeting
30 Dec 2011 New Year's Holiday Hours!
23 Dec 2011 Christmas Holiday Hours!
08 Dec 2011 Board of Directors Meeting
04 Dec 2011 Christmas on Main Street with the Community of Candles
02 Dec 2011 "Essentials of Leadership" = Essential to Your Success
24 Nov 2011 Thanksgiving Holiday Hours!
10 Nov 2011 Board of Directors Meeting
09 Nov 2011 Civil War Conversations
05 Nov 2011 Music, Medicine and Emancipation: Life in Appomattox & 19th Century America
20 Oct 2011 Annual Member Dinner
20 Oct 2011 Retail Merchants Association hosts breakfast to discuss E-Fairness
13 Oct 2011 Board of Directors Meeting
12 Oct 2011 Civil War Conversations
07 Oct 2011 Appomattox Cheerz featuring "Overtime"
01 Oct 2011 Ember Fest 2011
30 Sep 2011 Golf Tournament to benefit Cornerstone Christian Academy
09 Sep 2011 Appomattox Cheerz featuring "Sick 'N Tired"
08 Sep 2011 Board of Directors Meeting
27 Aug 2011 Appomattox County Historical Society Wine Festival
14 Aug 2011 Virginia 4-H/NRA Shooting Education Camp
12 Aug 2011 Appomattox Cheerz featuring "Southland"
11 Aug 2011 Board of Directors Meeting
10 Aug 2011 Civil War Conversations
22 Jul 2011 Appomattox Cheerz featuring "Rare Form"
14 Jul 2011 Board of Directors Meeting
13 Jul 2011 Civil War Conversations
12 Jul 2011 Member Luncheon
11 Jul 2011 Day Camp Series
22 Jun 2011 NRA Gun Safety Class
21 Jun 2011 Babysitting 8-Hour Class
18 Jun 2011 Holliday Lake State Park's 75th Anniversary Event
18 Jun 2011 Adult CPR & Universal First Aid Class
18 Jun 2011 CPR & First Aid Class
16 Jun 2011 Pet First Aid Class
10 Jun 2011 Appomattox Cheerz featuring "Out of Spite"
10 Jun 2011 Golf Tournament to benefit Muscular Dystrophy Association
09 Jun 2011 Board of Directors Meeting
04 Jun 2011 Golf Tournament to benefit Mt. Comfort's Guatemala Missions
03 Jun 2011 Ann Wilcox Memorial Heart Tournament
24 May 2011 Connection Trade Show, Lynchburg
13 May 2011 POSTPONED DUE TO RAIN! Appomattox Cheerz featuring "Dragonfly"
12 May 2011 Board of Directors Meeting
06 May 2011 Appomattox Cheerz featuring "Papa Groove"
29 Apr 2011 Appomattox Farmer's Market
28 Apr 2011 Security and Personal Safety Workshop
14 Apr 2011 Board of Directors Meeting
13 Apr 2011 Member Breakfast
10 Mar 2011 Board of Directors Meeting
28 Feb 2011 Appomattox Cheerz Committee meeting
10 Feb 2011 Board of Directors Meeting
13 Jan 2011 Board of Directors Meeting
05 Dec 2010 Annual Christmas Parade & Community of Candles
28 Oct 2010 Annual Member Dinner
09 Oct 2010 Historic Appomattox Railroad Festival
08 Oct 2010 Appomattox Cheerz featuring "Southland"
02 Oct 2010 Ember Fest 2010
30 Sep 2010 Funding Your Tech Development: Intro to SBIR grants and Venture Capital
17 Sep 2010 Appomattox Cheerz featuring "Casper"
03 Sep 2010 Appomattox Cheerz featuring "Mama Said"
01 Sep 2010 3rd Quarter Member Breakfast
27 Aug 2010 Appomattox Cheerz featuring "Surrender"
13 Aug 2010 Appomattox Cheerz featuring "Out of Spite"
30 Jul 2010 Appomattox Cheerz featuring "Dragonfly"
23 Jul 2010 Appomattox Cheerz featuring "The Janitors"
22 Jul 2010 National College's Free "Financial Planning" Workshop
Appomattox County Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 704
276 Court Street
Appomattox, VA  24522-0704
(434) 352-2621     
(434) 352-0294 fax
Office Hours:  Mon-Wed-Fri  9:00am-2:00pm

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