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January 2018

Where: Shear Artistry Day Spa & Salon, Atrium, 152 Simsbury Road, Riverdale Farms Shopping, Avon
When: Thursday, January 25, 2018
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Education Program
Planning Events to Highlight Your Business

presented by:
Joanne Beers/Avon Dollars For Scholars
Janina Cummings/Shear Artistry Day Spa & Salon
Jeffrey Hoess-Brooks/Avon Old Farms Hotel 

hosted by:  Shear Artistry Day Spa & Salon

Light Breakfast provided by
Avon Chamber of Commerce members
Avon Dollars For Scholars and Shear Artistry Day Spa & Salon


Hosting an event can boost your business. But planning an event can seem overwhelming.  Where do you start? Executing an event is all about the details, and this class will touch on the basics -- from why your business should consider an event, to best practices, to recruiting and motivating a committee, plus tips and tricks to help keep your event focused and on track. You will learn:

  • How a Successful Event Can Boost Your Business
  • Basics of Planning an Event -- Business or Personal:
    • The Purpose of the Event
    • Where it Will Be Held and How Many Guests are Expected
    • What Will Be Included -- Food, Beverages, Speakers, Entertainment, etc . . .
  • Establishing a Timeline to Assure It Is a Success
  • Responsibilities for the Budget, Promotions, Invitations, and Set Up and Clean Up

Also included with this class is a handy BROCHURE outlining what you need to know to plan an event.

Please Note

If there is inclement weather on January 25, this event will be rescheduled for   Thursday, February 1 

A Chamber announcement will APPEAR HERE, be POSTED on the Home Page of the Chamber's Website, and BROADCAST ON and POSTED TO the following stations: WTIC-AM (NewsTalk 1080), WFSB-Channel 3, WVIT-NBC 30, WTIC-FOX 61

For cancellation information sent directly to you, please consider signing up for each station's Storm Closing Text Alerts

Registration Required by Monday, January 22 

This is a MEMBERS ONLY Program

For more information contact Avon Chamber of Commerce at 860.675.4832 ext. 1.


Avon Chamber of Commerce - 412 West Avon Road - Avon, CT 06001 - 860-675-4832
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