Patrick County Chamber of Commerce, Stuart, Virginia
Patrick County - Stuart, Virginia - Blue Ridge Mountains
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Scheduled Events

September 2015

Willis Gap Community Center OPEN JAM

Sep 1 - Dec 31

7:00pm-10:00pm - Every Friday night 7:00 pm until 10:00 pm! The Center has been jamming successfully for over fifteen years. All skill levels are invited to attend. Bluegrass. Country, Old time is played during the jam, the Center also loves Gospel. Mr Otto Hiatt is Director for the order of the Jam. He plays the Large Bass, and his wife Nellie plays the Flat Top Guitar.
Willis Gap Community Center - Ararat, VA

November 2015

2015 Christmas Home Decorating Contest

Nov 25 - Dec 12

Do you always have the best Christmas Decorations in your neighborhood? Would you yard make Clark Griswold envious? Well then the Patrick County Chamber of Commerce wants to recognize your hard work. County residents are invited to participate in the Chamber’s 2nd Annual Holiday Home Decorating Contest. This year our event will be even bigger as our Top 3 will receive a cash prize. Third place will receive $50.00, Second Place will receive $75.00 and our Grand Prize Winner will be chosen from our entries and will be awarded $100 dollars. The winning entry will also be featured on the Chamber website and social media sites. The Christmas Home Decorating Contest is limited to county residents who have entered by 12 noon on Wednesday, December 9, 2015. Judging will take place on Friday December 11, 2015 from 5:30-9:00 pm. All homes are asked to have their displays ready for judging at this time. The winner will be announced on Monday, December 14, 2015. To enter: contact the Chamber of Commerce by phone at 694-6012 or email and enter Christmas Home Decorating Contest in the subject line. Please provide your name and address when entering.
Patrick County - 276-694-6012
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December 2015


Dec 3

The Reynolds Homestead will host its 7th annual Victorian Christmas After Hours event for members of the Patrick County Chamber of Commerce on Thursday, December 3 at 5:30 p.m. Chamber members are invited to tour the authentically decorated Victorian Rock Spring Plantation house and enjoy refreshments in the Continuing ...Education Center. Costumed docents will be stationed throughout the house to assist visitors and other volunteers will serve as hostesses for the event. “We always look forward to hosting members of the Patrick County Chamber at Christmas each year,” said senior program manager Lisa Martin. “It’s great to kick off the holiday season with a networking and social event for our friends in the Chamber.” The twenty-foot Christmas tree will be decorated with handmade ornaments from the Homestead Decorative Painters Exchange, the Hook-in-Hand Exchange, the Weavers Exchange and the Postcard Club. All of the ornaments are for sale and proceeds go to support club activities and community service projects. Attendees are requested to RSVP with the Chamber Office November 30, 2015 at 276-694-6012.
Reynolds Homestead - Critz - 276-694-6012
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A 'Hometown Christmas' in Stuart, Virginia

Dec 5

All Day Events - VENDOR BLENDER AT THE STAR THEATRE 10:00am - FREE TO THE PUBLIC 318 Patrick Avene - Stuart - 276-692-6706
Town of Stuart - Stuart - 276-694-3811 -

Holiday Cookie Exchange

Dec 5

HOLIDAY CHRISTMAS COOKIE EXCHANGE Sponsored by the Patrick County Chamber of Commerce To Benefit Mountain Valley Hospice Families Please come and join in the fun! As part of the Vendor Blender on Saturday, Dec. 5, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. after the Christmas Parade and participate in “THE GREAT COOKIE EXCHANGE. Bake three dozen of your favorite cookies, and you’ll be picking out two dozen treats to take home with you. The extra dozen you bring will be shared with our Hospice friends and families. We will provide the boxes and papers to wrap up the cookies you will be taking home. We also invite you to share your recipes and we’ll provide copies for guests who LOVE your cookies!
Star Theatre - Stuart

Holiday Cookie Exchange

Dec 5

HOLIDAY CHRISTMAS COOKIE EXCHANGE Sponsored by the Patrick County Chamber of Commerce To Benefit Mountain Valley Hospice Families
Star Theatre - Stuart

Patrick County Marketing & Selling Crafts/Arts

Dec 8

6:00-8:00pm - Amanda Slaughter & Michelle Workman with the Virginia Tourism Corporation will lead this session.
Patrick County Community Center - Stuart - 276-693-2005 -

January 2016

Patrick County Basics of Photography in Business/Marketing

Jan 12

6:00-8:00pm - A good picture or video can be one of the most effective ways to promote a business…let your audience see what your business has to offer. Michelle Workman, Photographer/Videographer will lead this one of a kind session
Patrick County Community Center - Stuart - 276-693-2005 -

February 2016

Patrick County Customer Service/Hospitality

Feb 9

6:00-8:00pm - In today’s world, customer service alone can catapult organizations to incredible success or remorseful failure. In our new age of social media and citizen journalism, meeting expectations are a minimum. Companies simply cannot afford to have dissatisfied customers! Providing excellent customer service means delivering a service experience that goes well beyond the expectations of your clients enticing them to return for more.
Patrick County Community Center - Stuart - 276-693-2005 -

Corporate Gold Club

Mountain Rose Inn

SamCo Construction

Stanburn Winery

Whitlow Excavating

Angels Above Design

RIver Community Bank

Brian Jessup, CPA

Virginia Workforce Centers

Carter Bank & Trust

Primland Resort

Outdoor Entertainment

Mountain Valley Hospice

Clark Gas & Oil