Programs & Events

Chamber Programs


Administrative Professionals Luncheon

Attended by administrative professionals who are being saluted for the role they play in local businesses success.  (April)

Annual Meeting

An Annual Celebration of the year’s accomplishments.  (January)

Business After Hours

Networking events held in Chamber member businesses. No program – simply networking.  (Monthly except July)

Chamber Chatter

The first eight Members to register will join our Chamber President & CEO, Pam Carnes, for a chat online via Zoom. Attendees will have a chance to share what is going on in their business with Pam and seven other Chamber Members!

Chamber Classic Golf Tournament

Network with existing and potential clients during this annual golf outing.  (August)

 Coffee & Connections…For New Members

Orientation for new Chamber members to introduce them to all aspects of the Chamber. (Bi-Monthly)


A membership appreciation event offering fun, ice cream and networking.  (October)

Earth Day Recycling Event

Free to the public, this annual recycling event associated with Earth Day includes electronic recycling, aluminum drink can collection & onsite document/file destruction.  (April)

Emerge! A Professional Development Initiative

New in 2020, Emerge! is a professional development initiative comprised of three stand-alone one-day sessions designed to assist attendees in developing professional skills through a variety of topics. (March, June, October)

Good Morning Cherokee

The Chamber’s ‘Good Morning Cherokee’ breakfast meetings offer both current and future Chamber members the opportunity to conduct business and network with more than 200 fellow business leaders. (Monthly except January & July)

Jingle Bell $hop

A Holiday Shopping Extravaganza designed to keep local dollars local.  (November)

Leadership Lessons

This online leadership series will offer two sessions, featuring two speakers per session who will share thought provoking information to be used both on the job and in life! (October)

Meet & Eat Networking Luncheon

This networking opportunity will get you out in the community to visit a Chamber Member restaurant while enjoying the company of fellow Chamber Members & Chamber President & CEO, Pam Carnes!  (Monthly)

Passport to Employment

Assistance with resume development/review.  Open to the public and free of charge. (February)

Power Hour

Join us for an hour of fast paced group networking with fellow business leaders as well as the Chamber Board Chair, David Simmons, and Chamber President & CEO, Pam Carnes! Before the hour ends, you will have a chance to share about your business or organization for all to hear! (Monthly)

Regional Issues Awareness

Forums which focus on topics that effect not only Cherokee County and its residents but the region as well.  (Quarterly)


This event will highlight local businesses and provide an opportunity for fellow businesses and the community to preview their latest products and services in a fun and casual networking environment.   (August)


Workshops are coordinated for current and future Chamber members. Programs are designed based upon suggestions by the Chamber membership. Subjects vary and include informational programs designed for various types and sizes of businesses.  (Monthly)