Feb
    21
    Thu
    The Future of Healthcare in the Indian Valley @ Indian Valley Country Club 650 Bergey Rd. Telford PA 18969
    Feb 21 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am

    Join the leaders of the three leading health care systems of the region as we discuss the future of healthcare. The Chamber will host a panel discussion with leaders of Abington-Jefferson Hospital of Lansdale, Grand View Health in Sellersville and St Luke’s Quakertown. We will hear about where healthcare is headed, how we can expect to access it in the future, emerging trends and how it will affect your business.

    Presenters:

    Katie Farrell, Chief Administrative Officer, Abington-Jefferson Health

    Jean Keeler, President, CEO, Grand View Health

    Dennis Pfleiger, President, St. Luke’s Quakertown Campus

    Feb
    23
    Sat
    Storytime with Dr. Chen
    Feb 23 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

    Dr. Chen, a pediatric gastroenterologist from St. Luke’s, will be reading “I am Martin Luther King Jr.” and “I Will Not Ever Never Eat a Tomato” at the children’s story time event. Dr. Chen specializes in pediatric nutrition and feeding problems, celiac disease, digestion disorders, loss of appetite and weight loss.

    Mar
    5
    Tue
    Job Fair 2019 @ Franconia Heritage Banquet & Conference Center 508 Harleysville Pike Telford PA
    Mar 5 @ 3:00 pm – Mar 5 @ 7:30 pm

    Job seekers from all

    professions and industries,

    including skilled workers

    are invited to attend

    FREE Job Fair.

    Companies are seeking to

    fill full-time, part-time and

    seasonal positions.

    Bring copies of your resume.

    Download the form to register as an employer/exhibitor.

    Click here to pay your employer registration online.

    Mar
    12
    Tue
    Exploring Membership re-scheduled
    Mar 12 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am

    Currently a Member?
    Thinking of Becoming a Member?
    Not sure how you can benefit from a chamber membership?

    Learn How to Maximize Your Membership with the Indian Valley Chamber of Commerce!

    Join us for a Complimentary Breakfast on February 12th at Henning’s Market in Harleysville

    Mar
    15
    Fri
    Legislative Forum 2019 @ Franconia Heritage Banquet & Conference Center 508 Harleysville Pike Telford PA 18969
    Mar 15 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am

    The Legislative Committee is pleased to sponsor a Legislative Breakfast with Senator Bob Mensch,

    Senator Maria Collett, Representative Marcy Toepel and Representative Steve Malagari, Friday,

    March 15, 2019. The Breakfast Meeting will be held at Franconia Heritage Banquet & Conference Center, 508 Harleysville Pike, Telford, PA 18969, 7:30 a.m. 9:00 a.m.

    The Legislators will bring us up to date on what is happening in their committees, as well as

    provide information on issues of timely importance to business. This is also an opportunity to meet

    our legislators.

    Please Note: Cancellation notice must be given 24 hours prior to the meeting for refunds or credits.

    We look forward to seeing you at this important event!

    Mar
    19
    Tue
    Business Builder: Networking with a Purpose @ Souderton Mennonite Homes Friendship Room 207 W. Summit St. Souderton
    Mar 19 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am

    Are you just starting out in your networking career?

    Or maybe you have been networking for a while and just can’t seem to get any traction.

    Scott Little, VP Commercial Lending, Harleysville Bank, will discuss ways you can jump-start this potentially frustrating task and turn it into the lead-producing activity you want it to be.

    In fact, you might even learn to enjoy networking if you successfully employ Scott’s techniques.

    Join us for “Networking for a Purpose” Tuesday, March 19, 7:30 a.m. 9:00 a.m. Breakfast 7:30 8 a.m., seminar begins at 8 a.m. The seminar will be held in the “Friendship Room” at Souderton Mennonite Homes, 207 W. Summit St., Souderton

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    Scott R. Little, VP Commercial Lending, Harleysville Bank, has been in the banking industry for over 25 years and effective networking is an important part of growing his commercial loan business. Little has experience providing networking training internally at Harleysville Bank and for other chambers of commerce. He is an active volunteer in the Indian Valley, chairing the Board of the Telford Industrial Authority along with other community business groups. Little spends his free time as an Assistant Scoutmaster with his son’s Boy Scout Troop in Quakertown and teaching K-1 children at his church. His tag line is, “You’ll get a lot, from a Little.”

    Please Note: Cancellation notice must be given 24 hours prior to the meeting for refunds or credits.

    Mar
    26
    Tue
    2nd Annual Transportation Summit!
    Mar 26 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

    Come and hear the latest in transportation information featuring:

    Kenneth McClain, District Exceuctive for PennDOT District6

    Rochelle Culbreath, SEPTA’s Manager Legislative Affairs

    Representative from the Pennsylvania Turnpike

    Andrew J. Besold, LCI, Transportation Planner II Montgomery County Planning Commission

    SPONSORSHIPS are still available for this important event! Sponsorships start at just $100 and will feature your company’s logo and information in our monthly newsletter, social media AND at the event! Please contact us at 215-997-9100, or, marketing@ptma-mc.org for more info.

    Apr
    16
    Tue
    PA One Call Free Excavator Training
    Apr 16 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am

    Are you up to date on the latest changes to Act 287 as amended, otherwise known as the Underground Utility Line Protection Act? The law was amended in 2018 with new enforcement, reporting requirements and numerous other changes. In light of this, Pennsylvania One Call System, Inc. will be conducting free training sessions in the area starting in March. I would like to invite you, your co-workers and all of your staff members to attend this vital training.

    Additional classes throughout the state may be viewed at https://www.pa1call.org/PA811/Public/POCS_Content/News/Free_Excavator_Training.aspx

    All classes start precisely at 8:00 AM and end at 10:00 AM. A complimentary breakfast will be served between 7:30 AM and 8:00 AM.

    Excavator training sessions are for any professional excavator who works within the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and for anyone associated with damage prevention. The class objectives are to teach the ‘Five Steps to Safer Digging’ techniques for planning, notifying, responding, protecting and your obligations according to the state law–PA Act 287 of 1974, as amended. The training offers interactive training where you can engage with the presenter by answering questions anonymously. Pre-registration is required.

    The classes are free, but pre-registration is required. To register, go to www.paonecall.org/events and click on the preferred class. You can also register by contacting me directly via email at gjkrawchuk@pa1call.org or by phone at 215.859.0896. Don’t miss out on this valuable training: register now!

    May
    10
    Fri
    LeaderCast Live 2019: Leading Healthy Teams @ Calvary Church 820 Route 113 Souderton
    May 10 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

    Leadercast Live is the largest one-day leadership event in the world, broadcast live each year from Atlanta to hundreds of Host Sites around the globe. In 2019, Leadercast Live will bring together experts in leadership and organizational health to help attendees master the art and science of developing and leading healthy teams.

    As leaders, we may wonder what defines a team’s success. Is it based solely on achievement, or is there more to the story? The best leaders know a successful team is made when focus, care, attention and development are directed to its members. Healthy teams yield effective collaboration, fulfilled employees, high organizational engagement and greater long-term success. Learn what it takes to ensure your team functions at its highest and healthiest.

    May
    22
    Wed
    Ribbon Cutting Telford Night Market @ Marketplace at Telford Station Penn Avenue & Main Street Telford PA 18969
    May 22 @ 4:45 pm – 5:00 pm

    The Telford Night Market is a seasonal family-friendly open-air night market. TNM features independent vendors selling curated food, fresh produce, merchandise and art. TNM has live music, kids’ crafts and games, and a seating area to have dinner or a snack. TNM works with surrounding nonprofits and businesses for community collaborations that celebrate the diversity and heritage of Telford, PA