Deadline is Monday, May 15th.
The Leadership Toombs-Montgomery Steering Committee is currently seeking nominations for the 2017/2018 class.
If you’d like to nomination someone, please complete the attached nomination form and return it to the Chamber.
Click HERE for the nomination form.
GAME PREVIEW DAY
Get Ready to Raise Your Company’s Leadership Lid.
The Leadership Game is a fun yet challenging experience designed to help you and your team better understand core leadership principles and values.
At no charge to you, your company is invited to send one or two employees to participate in our Game Preview Day. Each participant will get to experience the game first hand and fully understand how the leadership principles, practices and discussions can begin to strengthen our teams.
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Choose one time slot: 10:00-11:30am or 12:30-2:00pm
Maximum of two per company
Cost – free
Limited to 12 participants per time slot.
Registration is required by calling Carmela at (912) 293-8566 or email@example.com
Toombs-Montgomery Chamber of Commerce
2805 East First Street
Vidalia, GA 30474
912.537.4466 FAX 912.537.1805
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Please Join Meadows Park Health & Rehabilitation on Monday May 15th at 10:30 a.m. as Toombs County Commissioner, David Sikes Proclaims National Nursing Home Week
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE 5-2-2017
CONTACT: Alexa Carter Britton
Executive Director, Vidalia CVB
The Temptations Review featuring Dennis Edwards Coming Back to Vidalia!
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member Dennis Edwards and the Temptations Review will headline this year’s Outdoor Concert Series brought to you by the Vidalia Convention and Visitors Bureau. Edward’s was selected as a replacement for the lead singer of the Temptations David Ruffin in 1968 and for more than 30 years has been considered a moving influential force in the R&B music industry. Dennis Edwards began his music career with the Contours in the 1960’s. Utilizing his unique style and smooth delivery of music The Temptations achieved the first Grammy award for Motown records with Dennis Edwards as lead singer. Some of the hit recordings include “Ball of Confusion” , “Cloud Nine”, “Papa was a Rolling Stone”, Can’t Get Next to You”, “Psychedelic Shack”, “ My Girl”, “Just my Imagination” and many, many more. Dennis Edwards has earned 14 Gold albums, 6 Platinum records, and 7 Grammy Awards, as well as, being a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the Alabama Hall of Fame. The Temptations Review featuring Dennis Edwards will kick off this year’s series on Saturday June 10th. Advance tickets will be $10.00 each, a limited number of reserved seats will be available for $20.00 and will include parking. Purchase tickets at the Vidalia Onion Museum or at the Downtown Vidalia Association Main Street Office. Tickets the day of the event will be $15.00.
The second concert will be held on Tuesday July 4th and will feature Atlanta’s A-Town A-List. The A-Town A-List has been playing amazing events all over the Southeast and around the entire country since their 2010 debut. The A-Town A-List is a carefully curated combination of performers with impressive musical, vocal, dance and theatre experience. With resumes that include performances alongside the likes of Bruce Springsteen, The Black-Eyed Peas, and Stevie Wonder, the band members each bring to the stage a combination of unique talents. Together, they form a magnetic energy that will entice every partygoer to the dance floor. The band plays timeless classics to modern hits, from groovin’ funk to soulful, slow-burning ballads. All three singers’ performance chemistry is infectious, evoking the emotional delivery of nearly every fan-favorite of the past 60 years …from Bruno Mars to Frank Sinatra and from the Beatles to Katy Perry and Beyonce. The concert will include the City of Vidalia’s annual 4th of July Fireworks show, which has become one of the area’s favorites and draws attendee’s from miles around. Tickets for the 4th of July event will be $5.00 per ticket and may be purchase at the gate.
Rounding out the series will be the 2nd Annual “Savor Vidalia. A Celebration of Wine, Food & Jazz” featuring the return of Joe Gransden and his 16 Piece Big Band. Gransden and his band blew away the attendees during last year festival and have quickly become one of the busiest groups on the jazz scene. Originally formed in 2009, Joe and the guys have continued to build momentum and are performing numerous shows around the country. The band’s new release entitled “It’s A Beautiful Thing” has sold incredibly well and is getting radio air play all over the world! The cd was recorded live at Cafe 290 in Atlanta where the band holds a steady gig twice every single month. “The Big Band truly has its own sound and really swings!” says Gransden, “I attribute that to the arrangements that were all written by jazz trombone great Wes Funderburk! It’s such a pleasure to front a band of top musicians that can interpret Wes’ arrangements perfectly! These guys are the best!” There legion of fans continues to grow as well. Savor Vidalia will take place on October 21st and will also feature food and wine vendors from all over the state. The annual Outdoor Concert Series is held at the Stage at City Park in beautiful downtown Vidalia behind Vidalia City Hall at 114 Jackson Street. Keep an eye out for ticket information for this event and the rest of the Outdoor Concert Series by going to the Convention and Visitors Bureau webpage at www.vidaliaarea.com and Visit Vidalia on Facebook.
You’re Invited to the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at MRMC for The Tommy and Shirley Strickland Cancer Center on Wednesday, May 17th at 4:00 p.m.
Meadows Regional Medical Center will host an American Red Cross blood drive Friday, May 19 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the Meadows Private Dining Room.
Members of the community are encouraged to participate in the event. All types of blood are needed. Walk-ins are welcome. All presenting donors will be entered into a raffle for $25 if Meadows achieves five units over their goal of 33 units. If 10 units over the goal is achieved, the raffle will be for $50.
For more information or to sign up for the event, contact Elizabeth Harvill at 912-538-5892 or firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up.