Events for May 2016
Wilkes Chamber of Commerce
May 06   Leadercast - Hosted by Wilkes Chamber of Commerce

Leadercast 2016 Tickets are officially on sale! 
http://event.leadercast.com/location/wilkeschamber




MORE INFO: http://event.leadercast.com/location/wilkeschamber
PURCHASE: https://www.xorbia.com/e/lc382/leadercast-2016

Leadercast includes a light breakfast, lunch and beverages. 

Earn Continuing Education credits in the fields of nursing and HR. General CEU credits are also available. 

Date:   May 6, 2016
Location:   The Stone Center
613 Cherry Street
North WilkesboroNC 28659
Email:   dzacharias@wilkesnc.org
Date/Time Details:   8am - 8:30am  Registration 
9am-4pm
Fees/Admission:   $75.00 
May 10   Ribbon Cutting @ US Army Recruiting
Join us for a Ribbon Cutting @ US Army Recruiting on Tuesday, May 10th @ Noon!!

Date:   May 10, 2016
Time:   12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Location:   1301 Westwood Lane Ste. 6
Wilkesboro 
Email:   dzacharias@wilkesnc.org
Date/Time Details:   12pm
May 11   Workforce Development Meeting
Workforce Development Meeting

Wednesday ~ May 11, 2016

12:00 noon 

Topic:

Digging for Dirt or Mining for Gold~Social Media Use in Employment Practices

Many companies are using social media to assist with their recruiting and hiring efforts. Join us for a discussion about the benefits and pitfalls of this rapidly growing trend. Learn more about national statistics, efforts to inform students about "digital dirt", and share your practices with the use of social media in recruitment and screening. 
 
Date:   May 11, 2016
Time:   12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Website:   http://www.wilkeschamber.com
Location:   Wilkes Community College – Room #1112 Alumni Hall
Contact:   Dana Zacharias
Email:   dzacharias@wilkesnc.org
Date/Time Details:   12 Noon
May 12   CrimeStoppers
Crime Stoppers Committee Meeting
 

2nd Thursday/month @ 8:30am - Chamber Boardroom
 
Committee Members please RSVP your attendance plans by clicking on "Register Online".
 

Crime Stoppers committee meets on the 2nd Thursday of each month at 8:30am in the Chamber Boardroom, unless otherwise notified.
 
If interested in joining this committee, please contact Linda Cheek,
(336)838-8662
lcchamber@wilkesnc.org
 
 
WILKES COUNTY CRIME STOPPERS
(336)667-8900
  
Date:   May 12, 2016
Time:   08:30 AM - 09:30 AM
Location:   Wilkes Chamber of Commerce Board Room
Contact:   Linda Cheek 336.838.8662
Email:   lcchamber@wilkesnc.org
Date/Time Details:   8:30am
May 18   Executive & Full Board Committee Meeting

Wilkes Chamber of Commerce Executive & Full Board Committee Meeting 

  
  Please RSVP attendance plans by the "Register Online" link or by calling our office (336)838-8662.

 Wilkes Chamber of Commerce Executive Committee, Full Board and Ex-Officio members  meet the 3rd Wednesday of every other month @ 3:30pm in the chamber boardroom unless otherwise announced . 
 
Brent West, Complex H/R Manager, Tyson Foods, Inc. ~ 2016 Chairman of the Board
  
  
 
Date:   May 18, 2016
Time:   03:30 PM - 04:30 PM
Website:   http://www.wilkesnc.org
Contact:   336.838.8662
Email:   dzacharias@wilkesnc.org
Date/Time Details:   3:30
Fees/Admission:  
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May 19   Business After Hours @ Branciforte's Brick Oven

                   Join us for an After Hours Event @ Branciforte's  Brick Oven!!

                             

 
Date:   May 19, 2016
Time:   05:30 PM - 07:00 PM
Location:  

810 Main St, North Wilkesboro, NC 28659
 

    
    
Phone:(336) 838-1110
 
Email:   dzacharias@wilkesnc.org
Date/Time Details:   5:30 - 7pm 
May 23   Wilkes Acoustic Folk Society-Monthly Meeting






Regular monthly meeting and jam session-including Old Time, Blue Grass, Acoustic Folk, song and dance.
Everyone is invited to attend and don't forget to bring your instruments!  

WAFS meets the fourth Monday of each month at the Watson Stage on the Campus of Wilkes Community College April thru September.

October thru March the meetings are held at the Wilkes Heritage Museum.

Date:   May 23, 2016
Time:   07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Website:   http://www.wilkesfolks.org
Location:   Watson Stage Wilkes Community College &
Wilkes Heritage Museum
Contact:   336.957.6442
Email:   info@WilkesFolks.org
Fees/Admission:   Free admission