Events for September 2014
Wilkes Chamber of Commerce
Sep 24   WXII-12 Visits Wilkesboro for the Day
WXII-12 will be visiting Wilkes for the day. They will be live @ 5 and for the 6 pm evening news.  Come out to see the staff for autographs and a meet and greet.

​Wilkes Heritage Museum Front Lawn

Date:   September 24, 2014
Location:   Wilkes Heritage Museum Front Lawn 
Sep 24   Leadership Wilkes 2014 Session 4

Leadership Wilkes 2014
Session 4

"Today’s Leaders For Tomorrows Needs"
Leadership Wilkes is a program sponsored by the Wilkes Chamber of Commerce to develop a group of informed, committed, and qualified individuals capable of providing visionary and progressive leadership for Wilkes County.
Please meet at 8:30 am  in Chamber Boardroom

Date:   September 24, 2014
Time:   08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Location:   Wilkes Chamber of Commerce Boardroom
Contact:   Lynn Dyer 336.838.8662
Sep 26   Ribbon Cutting @ Tackle Barn
Ribbon Cutting @ Tackle Barn
Date:   September 26, 2014
Time:   12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Location:   3756 Hwy 16 South 
Moravian Falls, NC 28654
Contact:   Crissy Triplette
Date/Time Details:   12 noon
Sep 26   Ribbon Cutting @ Yadkin River Greenway New Trailhead
Ribbon Cutting for The Yadkin River Greenway for the New Wayside exhibit for the over mountain victory trail at Smoot Park 
Date:   September 26, 2014
Time:   03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Location:   Smoot Park Entrance 

Near the picnic area
Contact:   Crissy Triplette
Date/Time Details:   3 pm
Sep 30   Workforce Development Meeting

Workforce Development Meeting
Solutions for Success
 Whether your business is manufacturing building products, providing customer support services, or HVAC installation and repair, a motivated and capable workforce is critical to your success. NCWorks Career Center Services can link you to resources and information to help you recruit, screen, and train qualified employees. Come and learn more about the many services available to help you hire and retain a great workforce.
Tuesday,September 30th

12 p.m. - 1 p.m.

NCWorks Career Center
103 Call Street Ext.  Wilkesboro, NC
Lunch is provided
Brought to you by the Wilkes Chamber of Commerce and the High Country Workforce Development Board.
Reserve a seat for this event!

  • Call the Wilkes Chamber of Commerce at 336-838-8662

 Please RSVP your attendance plans by the Register Online link.

If anyone is interested in hosting and/or sponsoring lunch please contact Linda Cheek, (336) 838-8662.

Wilkes Chamber of Commerce Workforce Development Committee meets on the 2nd Wednesday of every other month @12 noon. Meeting locations are TBA through the Chamber calendar online, calendar insert of the monthly mailer, or email notices.

Ginger Shaffer, WIA Director of Wilkes Community College - VP Workforce Development

Date:   September 30, 2014
Time:   12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Location:   NCWorks Career Center Wilkes
103 Call St. Ext
Contact:   336-838-8662
Date/Time Details:   12:00 pm
Located at 103 Call St. Ext.

Brushy Mountain Rd on the right below the Coffee House
Sep 30   Ribbon Cutting and Open House @ NCWorks Career Center Wilkes
Ribbon Cutting and Open House at NCWorks Career Center Wilkes

1 pm -3 pm
Date:   September 30, 2014
Time:   01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Location:   103 Call St Ext.
Wilkesboro, NC 
Contact:   Crissy Triplette 336-838-8662
Date/Time Details:   1:00  pm