BIKE RACE – The Tour De Strongland, being held on Saturday, September 10th and Sunday, September 11th, is the oldest and largest citizen’s bike race in Southwestern Pennsylvania. It includes on and off road races; including races for kids. Registration form; Map & Directions; Cover.
BUSINESS TO BUSINESS TRADE SHOW- this event will encourage every Chamber member to set up a business display in a large room that is full of business displays promoting products and services. It is designed to encourage a lot of meeting and interaction among businesses that will help them to become more familiar with things that can be done to directly benefit one another. The interaction will set the stage for sales and exchange of products and ideas. More details to come in future months.
RIVER SOJOURN – Scenic river adventure; paddling through the beautiful Allegheny, Kiskiminetas and Conemaugh Valleys. Share in the rich heritage of these unique waterways as you network with other members. This year's sojourn will be held on May 12 - 15, 2011 at the Enviromental Learning Center. Click here for a flier.
FISHING TOURNAMENT - MEMBER PICNIC - A family event, the Fishing contest at Northmoreland park is open to the public. Times and date TBA.
GOLF OUTING – Our annual golf scramble is always held at one of the most beautiful and scenic courses in our region and this year is no exception. Apollo Elks Lodge #386 Golf Course will host the 2011 outing on Friday, June 24th. Click on "GOLF OUTING" to check out our Major & Tee Sponsors this year. Click here for the flier to golf and/or sponsorship. (Members and Guests only).
CLAM BAKE– In an informal setting, at River Forest Country Club from 7pm to 9pm on Thursday, April 28th, members will meet with our elected officials from local, county, state and federal government. Click here for a registration form and to see which elected officials are invited. (Members and Guests only of the 5 Chamber Federation).
To find out more about the Home Show click on the HOME SHOW above. Click here for the HomExpo Vendor application form, vendor contract and the floor plan for the show. When you send in the application with your payment, you must send in the vendor contract and your certificate of insurance at the same time. Click on Home Show to go to the Home Show page and get the list of vendors, crafters and kiosk spaces that are already in the show.
QUIZ BOWL/MATH LEAGUE – Academic competition among the eight high schools in the region.
HARRISBURG TRIP – Members take a trip to the state capitol to meet with legislators.
COMMISSIONERS BREAKFAST – Breakfast meeting with the Armstrong and Westmoreland County commissioners. (Chamber Members and Guests only). This year's Halloween Breakfast was held at the Willowbrook Country Club on October 28, 2011. Check out the Breakfast page to find out about the Candidates that are running for your County's Commissioner Seat.
NEW MEMBER ORIENTATION
ANNUAL MEETING/DINNER - Chamber's Annual Dinner & Meeting held in Novmeber. (Chamber members & Guests)
BUSINESS BASHES – Open houses for a new business or current business that have remodeled or moved. All chamber members are invited and activites include tours, door prizes and refreshments.