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Welcome to Vancouver’s Networking Website, www.vancouvernetworkingevents.com. I hope you enjoy these networking updates and events list. Here is a little info that might help. This site has two parts, a list of groups that meet at a regular time and place listed by opening this link standard-6-page-events-list last updated 10/17/2016. When you open the link, it opens a word document sorted by day that shows what groups are meeting, what size the group is, where they meet and who is the contact person. The list has a revision date at the bottom so you know if you have the most recent version. Second scroll down for a list of meeting times for current events. If you know of a networking event or group that meets and would like to get the word out, please let me know. If you are receiving multiple copies of this email or want to be added or removed from the list please email me at kris@synergycolumbia.com.

This Week’s Events:

Monday June 12th 3:30-4:30 PM The GVCC will have a free ribbon cutting at ILoveKickboxing located at 1825 SE 164th Ave, Suite 120, Vancouver, WA  98683. Join the GVCC “Red Coats” for a fun ribbon cutting ceremony on Monday June 12th at 4:00 p.m. as we celebrate our new GVCC member ILoveKickboxing! They are located at 1825 SE 164th Ave Suite 120. Come “kick it up” with us  and meet the awesome staff, tour the facility and enjoy some refreshments! See you there!

Tuesday June 13th 1:30 AM1:00 PM Join Southwest Washington SHRM for their monthly luncheon located at Royal Oaks Country Club 8917 NE Fourth Plain Blvd. Vancouver, WA 98662.  Http://swshrm.shrm.org/events/2017/06/june-chapter-meeting-luncheon-power-team-synergy
The speaker and topic will be Power Of TEAM Synergy with George Carroll. 

Tuesday June 13th 5-7 The GVCC will have a Business After Hours at pin located at Peoples Injury Network Northwest 2501 SE Columbia Way Ste 120, Vancouver, Washington 98661. Join the Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce for a unique Business After Hours experience at Peoples Injury Network Northwest (PINN)! The team at PINN is planning a fantastic and fun event with demos of their equipment and services and a chance to meet their owner and therapist on site. Food and beverage will be provided, as well as the opportunity to win prizes and make new connections! PINN is subject matter experts in industrial rehabilitation. Their rehabilitation clinic features unique high bay warehouse spaces where many manufacturing, retail, and construction job tasks can be simulated. You will see where they assist injured workers getting back to work and back to life. $10 for members/$20 for non-members.

Thursday June 15th 11:30-1:00 PM The Camas/Washougal chamber will meet at Camas Meadows Golf Course. The mission of the Camas/Washougal Economic Development Association is to help retain and expand existing companies as well as bring new businesses to the community. The speaker Mr. Dennis has been involved in contacting a variety of companies that are interested in moving to, or expanding within the local area. To attend the luncheon please  RSVP to adminassistant@cwchamber.com or call (360) 834-2472,   48 hours before the event. The cost is $20 for members / $25 for guests, The doors will open at 11:30 AM for networking,  with the program beginning at 12:00 PM. This event is sponsored by The Port of Camas/Washougal.

Thursday June 15th 4-6 PM Join the SWCA (South West Contractors Association) Team for Thirsty Third Thursday sponsored by Jim West of Zenith Properties NW! SWCA members and interested guests are welcome to attend.

Thursday at June 15th 6 PM – 8:30 PM Ladies Night Out at Windy Hills Winery located at Windy Hills Winery
1346 S 38th Ct, Ridgefield, Washington 98642. Come enjoy a glass of wine and shop with our awesome LOCAL vendors! We will have clothes, jewelry, chocolate, bags, a variety of beauty products, essential oils, fun custom mugs and cups, and of course WINE! Check out the list of vendors below that will be apart of this fun evening!

Up Coming Events:

Monday June 19th 5-7 PM The GVCC will have a Free Ribbon Cutting at Simply Thyme Catering located at Hampton Inn and Suites,  Vancouver East WA 98683. You are invited to join the GVCC Ambassador team on Monday June 19th at 5:00 p.m. for a fantastic ribbon cutting ceremony celebrating Simply Thyme Catering’s 2nd decade in business! A party will be held at the Hampton Inn located at 315 SE Olympia Dr. Don’t miss this exciting evening! It will be filled with delicious food, yummy beverages, and great prizes! See you there!

Wednesday June 21st 3-7 PM Elphin Services will have the Longest Day. Join the GVCC “Red Coats” for the ribbon cutting ceremony of Elfin Services, Inc on Wednesday June 21 at 3:30 p.m. (the summer solstice) at Burnt Bridge Creek Elementary, 14619 NE 49th St # A. The theme is “The Longest Day” and they will be celebrating love for all those affected by Alzheimer’s disease. Bring the whole family and enjoy delicious food, carnival games and raffle prizes. See you at the party!

Friday June 23rd 7:30-9 AM the Battle Ground Chamber will have North County Networking located at Mill Creek Pub 1710 SW 9th Avenue,Battle Ground, WA 98604. This is a free admission event. Come and bring plenty of business cards to pass out and learn about each others business.

Saturday June 2th 4-5 PM Please join Columbia Credit Union (CCU) and the Community Military Appreciation Committee (CMAC) at The Camas Costco (192nd St. and 1st Ave.) on June 24th for our 4th Annual Heroes Celebration. There will be a car show starting at 4:00, then at 5:00 our Heroes appreciation event will begin in the warehouse. Come see Police, Fire, the 40 et 8 Locomotive, face painting, balloon artists and more. The first annual Bill Morehouse award recognizing first responders that go above and beyond in the community will be given out. Donations will be collected for CMAC with exciting door prizes that everyone is eligible to win. No Costco Membership needed to shop during the event. CCU will be on hand surprising people with “Making Life Better” moments!

Monday, June 26 at 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM Join the Impactful Women Social Hour located at Bread & Honey Cafe
3526 N Vancouver Ave, Portland, Oregon 97227. Join us for a night of connecting! You never know who you will meet at the Impactful Women Social Hour. We are a no-fee professional networking group with a focus on creating community among our attendees, growth both personally and professionally, and providing educational opportunities to help our members meet their goals. The Social Hour is on the 4th Monday of every month alternating between Vancouver and Portland locations. The format is relaxed and informal. We socialize, network and make new connections! Those interested in having 30 seconds of mic time to promote their business can donate a raffle prize for the evening. Invite your positive, motiviated, like-minded friends to join you! We hope to see you there.

Wednesday July 19th 5-7 PM Join the GVCC for a Free Ribbon Cutting at Chappelle’s Towing & Jacobus Carstar Uplift Pro located at 6710 NE St Johns Rd, Vancouver, Washington 98661.You are invited to celebrate with the GVCC Ambassadors, Chappelle’s Towing and Jacobus Carstar as they present to a lucky local recipient, a CAR!! A ribbon cutting ceremony will take place at Jacobus Carstar, 6710 NE St Johns Rd, on July 19th at 5:30 p.m. Join us for a barbecue and a fun time celebrating this generous gift from the Uplift Car Give Away Program, to someone in need. See you there!