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Strive2Thrive Update Rise N Shine Breakfast

 Join the Albany Area Chamber for Strive2Thrive Update Rise N Shine Breakfast on December 6 from 7:30 a.m. – 9 a.m. at Sowega Council on Aging. The Strive2Thrive Update Rise N Shine Breakfast celebrates the successes of its families, acknowledges its community partners and volunteers and reports on the future of Strive2Thrive.

Wild Side Running

Wild Side Running has been serving the Albany area for more than four years, specializing in running and walking shoes and fitness apparel. Wild Side Running also sells nutritional items and accessories such as water bottles, lights, hydration belts, massage therapy and compression gear. Owner Chris Phillips believes what sets his business apart is his one-on-one customer service, taking the time to make sure the fit is correct and the customer is getting a product that works for them. A member of the Albany Area Chamber since just after opening, Phillips says, “As a small business, we benefit from a very aggressive Think Local campaign that our Chamber puts together. Other communities would benefit from this model.”

2341 Lake Park Drive
229-395-5778
www.wildsiderunning.com
Contact: Chris Phillips

 


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Popham Mechanical Contractors, Inc.

Popham Mechanical Contractors, Inc. has been serving the Albany area since 1979, providing full-service industrial plant maintenance and new construction. Popham specializes in process piping fabrication and installation, structural fabrication, equipment removal and installation, electrical and controls. Serving all of Georgia, Popham offers 24/7 on-call services and a well equipped and maintained fleet of construction equipment. A member of the Albany Area Chamber of Commerce since 2003, Popham Mechanical Contractors, Inc. says it benefits from its Chamber membership by staying informed of business opportunities in and around the Albany area. “It also provides an excellent source for advertising and meeting other business owners.”

1705 Krug Street
229-439-1839
www.pophammechanical.com
Contact: Phyllis Lewis

 


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South Georgia College Art Competition

The Albany Area Arts Council hosts the 14th Annual South Georgia College Art Competition which OPENS FRIDAY, November 3.

Join the Albany Area Arts Council and the Student Artists from Albany State University and Valdosta State University for the opening reception and awards ceremony. Friday November 3, 2017 from 6-8PM in the AAAC’s Carnegie Library Gallery at 215 North Jackson Street.

Can’t make the opening? Visit the gallery.

You may view the Exhibition until it closes November 21, 2017.

Gallery Hours

Monday, noon – 4 p.m.

Tuesday, 2 – 4 p.m.

Wednesday, noon – 4 p.m.

Thursday, noon – 8 p.m.

Central Plumbing & Heating Contractors of Albany, Inc.

Central Plumbing & Heating Contractors of Albany, Inc. has been serving the Albany area since 1963, providing commercial plumbing. The owners believe what sets their business apart is their exceptional customer service and quality of work. A member of the Albany Area Chamber of Commerce since 2011, Central Plumbing & Heating Contractors of Albany, Inc. says it benefits from its Chamber membership because it provides exposure they couldn’t obtain on their own. “It lets contractors working in Albany know we are available for their plumbing jobs.”

1931 Ledo Road
229-432-7194
Contact: Jason Lofton and Lee Eppley

 


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