Warrenton-Fauquier Chamber of Commerce
Chamber Chat March 2010
Chamber Welcomes New Board
and Ofﬁcers for 2010
l. to r.: Bob Sylcox, Middleburg Bank; Chairman of the Board George Turner, Marshall Consulting Group; Jan Sutton,
Farmers Insurance Group; Immediate past Chairman of the Board Stan Parkes, Edward Jones Investments; Vice Chair
of Membership Linda Wright, Jafra Cosmetics, International; Scott Merriman, Scenic America, Inc.; Talmage Reeves,
Fauquier County Dept. of Economic Development; Priscilla Hottle, Hottle and Associates; Vice Chair of Existing
Business Rich Benedetto, Media Box Studios; Vice Chair of Economic Development Greg Merritt, Hampton Inn; Kyle
Shrauger, F1 Computer Solutions, Inc.; Vice Chair of Legislative Affairs Tom Campbell, Long & Foster’s Campbell
Team, LLC; Vice Chair of Tourism Chris Pearmund, Pearmund Cellars, The Winery at La Grange, and Vint Hill Craft
Winery; Dr. Jonathan Lewis, Fauquier County Public Schools
Not present: Treasurer Ray Knott, BB&T and Pat White, Vint Hill Economic Development Authority
Chamber Members Offer Safer Bet/Less Risk
According to a new study credit risk. Chamber members pay their bills faster and usually possess better
conducted by the American Chamber credit scores than other businesses. This study compared credit scores and
of Commerce Executives (ACCE), payment behaviors of chamber across the United States. In the study, chamber of
chamber of commerce members offer commerce members possess an average credit score of 629, compared to a 557
a safer bet when it comes to business average score for businesses at large. Such scores – the payment behavior from
which they are derived -- play a signiﬁcant role in attracting lines of credit and
Inside this Issue . . . securing favorable terms from lenders and suppliers.
Chamber members have long been seen as responsible and reliable members
of their community. This study indicates that perception is correct. From a credit
Upcoming Events ............................... 3 standpoint, chamber members on average are better, more dependable businesses,
New Members..................................... 4 and as a result, have signiﬁcant advantages in obtaining the funds they need. The
current economy and tight credit environment make that especially important,
Signage Ordinance Study .................. 5
as the economic health of the entire supply chain is dependent on the payment
Winery Ordinance ............................. 5 behavior of each of its stakeholders. The study suggests that chamber members
Kudos ........................................... 6 & 8 are among the most dependable participants in this commercial ecosystem.
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Spring Festival Leadshare is Open For Business
Sponsorships Available The new year brings new opportunities for businesses wanting to join one of
our Chamber’s three Leadshare groups. The Tuesday and Wednesday Leadshares
Sponsorships and volunteer opportunities renewal period began in January, and Thursday Leadshare will being their new
are now available for the upcoming 32nd cycle in July. Now is the time to express your interest in joining them!
Annual Old Town Warrenton Spring Leadshare is a unique and wonderful opportunity to build your business through
Festival held from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Saturday, personal transactions at the regularly scheduled one-hour meetings, held once a
May 15. Sponsors receive coverage in all week (8:00 AM at Denny’s Restaurant). Only one business in each competing
printed materials, including newspapers,
industry is allowed to join Leadshare, so there will be no competition. As the
signage, email, and the Chamber Chat.
camaraderie of each group strengthens, and so does your business! As a Chamber
The following levels are available to
member in good standing, you may visit each of the three groups as a guest to
members: Silver at $250, Gold at $500,
determine which one will best ﬁt your personality and needs. Dues are $65
and Platinum at $1,200. Please call or email
annually (payable directly to the Leadshare group), with a one-time sign-up fee
the Chamber for more information. To take
full advantage of press promotions, Spring
Join a family of businesses who know how to improve their chances of success
Festival sponsorships must be received by
- join Leadshare! For more information: http://www.fauquierleadshare.com/
Verify Your Info! We Were Here For You!
Make sure your information in the Wow! Historic back-to-back blizzards this past month. Hopefully, everyone took
online directory is accurate; we use it some time to appreciate the beauty and energy of Mother Nature before beginning
for the upcoming edition of the printed the grueling work of digging themselves out. Fauquier County Public Schools were
business directory. If you spot an error, closed for over a week, the Federal Government closed its doors for a few days,
call in corrections to 540-347-4414 or VDOT begged people to stay at home while they cleared the roads and the Governor
email firstname.lastname@example.org. declared Virginia to be in a State of Emergency. Through it all, your Chamber was
here for you.
LUNCH AND LEARN In September of each year, we take the time to remind you about being prepared
Wednesday, March 24, NOON for all types of emergencies, from excessive absences due to illness, to weather related
emergenices. We were sure to heed our own advice, and throughout the snow, and
“Doing Business between shovel shifts, your Chamber staff took the time to answer email, phone
with the County calls, and continue operations as completely as possible while not having a physical
Government” presence in our ofﬁces.
with Sue Monaco presenting A special thanks goes to Fauquier Springs Country Club, for their ﬂexibility as
at the Chamber Ofﬁce we tried to keep our February luncheon scheduled, and to Aﬂac - Amy L. Leddon,
205-1 Keith Street, Warrenton CPA. We would also like to thank David Jenkins of Tom Frost Firestone, for taking
RSVP by calling 540-347-4414. a moment out of his day to stop into the Chamber ofﬁces in our absence, to reset our
modem, ensuring our online directory would continue to stay up and running.
Inclement Weather Cancellation Policy
If Fauquier County Public Schools are delayed, all morning (before 11 AM) Chamber events and meetings will
be cancelled. If Fauquier County Public Schools are closed, all Chamber events for the day and evening will be
cancelled, and the ofﬁces will be closed. If you have questions about Chamber events in the event of severe weather or
any other emergency, please call the ofﬁce at 540-347-4414, the phone message will reﬂect any event cancellations.
Chamber Chat is a publication of the Fauquier County Chamber of Commerce
Chairman of the Board: George Turner ♦ Newsletter Editor: Karen Henderson ♦ Assistant Editor: Tessa Rasnick
205-1 Keith Street ♦ P.O. Box 127 ♦ Warrenton, VA 20188 ♦ 540.347.4414 ♦ FAX 540.347.7510 ♦ email@example.com
The Chamber’s mission is to serve the membership, promote responsible economic growth, a positive business climate and an
enhanced quality of life in Fauquier County and its trade area.
Submissions and ads for Chamber Chat are due at the Chamber ofﬁces by 1:00 p.m. on the 10th of the month prior to publication (for instance, June 10th for
publication in the July issue). If the 10th falls on a weekend or holiday, material is due the previous business day. Chamber Chat accepts and runs Kudos and
calendar items as space permits. For details on advertising opportunities in Chamber Chat, download the ad rate sheet at www.fauquierchamber.org/chat.html.
“To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson www.fauquierchamber.org
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Join us for the March Member Luncheon
Wednesday, March 3, from 11:30 A.M. until 1:30 P.M.
Fauquier Springs Country Club, 9236 Tournament Drive, Warrenton
As a division of The Fauquier Bank, TFB Wealth
Management Services is a team of licensed and certiﬁed
specialists in investments, ﬁnancial planning, and trust and
estate administration. Our goal is to deliver products and
services that offer valuable resources to everyone with a
desire to build ﬁnancial security. TFB Wealth Management
Services has proudly served our community for over 100
years. We are locally managed, highly accessible, and
extremely committed to helping you reach your goals.
$25 Member Must RSVP by 5:00 p.m. Friday, February 26, 2010 to receive this rate!
$40 if RSVP week of event/No RSVP/Invoice/No-Show after RSVP
$50 Non-member (payable in advance)
YOUR RSVP CONSTITUTES A FINANCIAL COMMITMENT – CANCELLATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED BY FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 26,
OR YOU WILL BE INVOICED
PLEASE CALL 540-347-4414 to RSVP
PLEASE JOIN US FOR AN
AFTER 5 SOCIAL
THURSDAY, MARCH 18 FROM 5:00 UNTIL 7:00 PM
6209 OLD AUBURN MILL ROAD, WARRENTON
The mission of the Fauquier County Fair is to carryout further
educational work with the citizens of Fauquier County by providing
grounds, facilities and ﬁnancial support and to conduct a fair whereby
the citizens may exhibit their projects in competition with each other.
If you would like to become a member of the board or just volunteer
please contact our President Brenda Rich at 540-270-1659
Fauquier Fair Incorporated is a 501(C)3 non-proﬁt corporation,
donations made to the fair could qualify for charitable donation
PLEASE RSVP TO 540-347-4414
www.fauquierchamber.org “It’s easy to make a buck. It’s a lot tougher to make a difference” —Tom Brokaw
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TAKE ADVANTAGE OF BUSINESS EXPO EXPOSURE!
The 2010 Fauquier Home & Business Rapidan; Oak View National Bank; form download the 2010 Fauquier
Expo will be held on Thursday, April and Times Community News.Take Home & Business Expo brochure
1, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the H.L. advantage of this opportunity to online at www.fauquierchamber.org/
Pearson National Guard Armory. Many showcase your business to fellow 2010ﬂyer.pdf or call the Chamber ofﬁce
thanks to member businesses committed Chamber members and the public at one at 540-347-4414.
to supporting the 2010 Fauquier Home of several different sponsorship levels:
& Business Expo! Platinum Sponsors ($1,500) Daylight Saving Time Begins
Platinum Sponsor: Hampton Inn; Gold Sponsors ($800) MARCH 14
Gold Sponsor: BB&T; Silver Sponsors: Silver Sponsors ($500) • Turn Clocks Ahead 1 Hour
Appleton Campbell, Inc.; Golden Participants ($250) • Check Smoke Detectors
Rule Builders, Inc.; Hospice of the For more details and a registration
New Members - Joining in January 2010
Please join us in welcoming our newest Chamber members by patronizing their businesses.
Chamber membership reﬂects integrity as a business owner and demonstrates support of our community.
Gina C. Moore, MD, PLC
Dr. Gina C. Moore
Assurity Financial Services 419 Holiday Court #100A
Mr. Bill Stern Warrenton, VA 20186 Marlin F. Rekow, DDS &
210 N. Main Street, Suite 1 (540) 341-4102 Assoc., PC
Culpeper, VA 22701 www.warrentonwomen.com Ms. Mary Lewandowski-Rekow
(540) 825-3259 Healthcare & Services 9 N. Third Streeet, #204
Mortgage Loans Warrenton, VA 20186
Decor Painting Company Ms. Joy Lee Powell Gebhard
Mr. Bill Patterson 9146 John Mosby Highway
P.O. Box 297 Upperville, VA 20185 Mobile Massage by Diane
Casanova, VA 20139 (540) 592-3249 Ms. Diane McCawley
Casanova, VA 20139 Antiques & Collectibles (540) 219-3150
(540) 272-2743 www.mobilemassagebydiane.
Home Improvement & Repair com
Ms. Kristen Maxey
Dr. Mary Koralewski 9500 Technology Drive
Dr. Mary Koralewski Manassas, VA 20110 The Cold War Museum
20 Rock Pointe Lane, Suite 204 (703) 794-1225 Mr. Gary Powers, Jr
Warrenton, VA 20186 www.jtcinc.biz 7172 Lineweaver Road
(540) 359-0430 Computer Services & Consulting Warrenton, VA 20187
Clinical Psychology (703) 273-2381
Leslie Jayne Artisan Studio
Ms. Leslie Patterson
5093 Grace Church Lane
Casanova, VA 20139
“Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.” —Mahatma Gandhi www.fauquierchamber.org
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County BOS Continues
Winery Ordinance Study
After several months of Public Hearings on the proposed
Farm Winery Zoning Ordinances, the Board of Supervisors
CONNECTING PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES TO moved to delay further action until more information could
BUSINESS AND THEIR COMMUNITIES be obtained. Many wineries have stated that imposition of
(some of) the proposed ordinances appears to be in conﬂict
with existing State laws. Issues still under discussion
include hours of operation, types of roadways wineries can
Contact our Opal Business be located on, noise ordinances, required reports, and types/
Services Center for: numbers of events held at the facilities. The BOS is working
diligently to ensure the County’s regulations are in line
with the Commonwealth’s. The Fauquier Wine Council, a
confab of the county’s wineries, has begun to work together
Packaging and Assembly to express their concerns in an ongoing and open forum with
Fauquier County’s vineyards and wineries are both
tourist and agricultural attractions that bring a number of
visitors and associated business dollars to our area. This
Mention this Ad and Receive stream of customers enhances revenues for many different
10% Off Your Service businesses such as hotels, beds and breakfasts, fuel stations
Offer Valid thru 8/31/2010 and restaurants, not to mention the wineries themselves.
Fauquier County also beneﬁts from tax money returned
to their coffers. We applaud the BOS and the Zoning
Department for continuing their due diligence as they work
towarda comfortable resolution of the disparity of thoughts
on this difﬁcult subject. Our wineries and vineyards are a
treasure we must preserve, and the Chamber supports the
fact that as small businesses, they are entitled to the same
rights as others.
To learn more about Didlake or to find
As Fauquier County looks toward amending signage
employment opportunities log on to ordinances this year, their newly formed committee
www.didlake.org comprises many chamber members. Along with the Director
Contact: Bernie Carpenter of Economic Development, Talmage Reeves and Andrew
Didlake, Inc. Hushour from Fauquier County zoning, other member
10164 Marsh Road participants include: Ray Knott from BB&T, Dave Colleran
Bealeton, VA 22712 of D&D Signs,Inc., Greg Merritt from the Hampton Inn,
(540) 439-3505 Rich Trimble of KRT Architectural Signage, Inc., Todd
firstname.lastname@example.org Benson from the Piedmont Environmental Council,
Phil Clark of the Southern Fauquier Business Owners
Association, Pat White from the Vint Hill Economic
Development Authority, and Judy Smore from Waverly
Station at Bealeton, LLC. We thank them for their time!
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• J & D Handyman Services on their new location at 5 Broadview Avenue, Warrenton.
• Rappahannock Electric Cooperative as they provide applications for the selection of six high school juniors to
apply to attend the 2010 National Rural Electric Cooperative Association’s Youth Tour to Washington D. C.
• Philip Carter Winery on the beginning of their wine education classes.
• Shelly’s Floral Enterprise on receiving the top Wedding Wire Rating for Excellent Quality of Service,
Responsiveness, Professionalism, Value of Cost and Flexibility.
• Chamber members celebrating anniversaries: D & D Signs, 7 years in Warrenton; Discovery Publications, Inc., 19
years; Falcon Communications Solutions, Inc., 15 years; Hottle and Associates, 2 years; Mary Leigh McDaniel,
27 years as a Chamber of Commerce member; Meadows Electric, 27 years; and Rankin’s Furniture, 44 years.
• Harmon’s Hayrides, Carriages, & Training who again received the Brides’ Choice Award by WeddingWire.com
and also selected again as “One of the Best Transportation Companies” by Washingtonian Magazine.
• Sheena Mellenger of A Formal Affair Bridal & Formal Boutique now certiﬁed as a bridal consultant.
• Piedmont Symphony Orchestra who donated a concert ticket as a door prize for the canceled February Luncheon.
• Rappahannock National Bank on their move into their new branch at 216 Broadview Avenue, Warrenton.
• Sonabank for their generous contribution to the American Red Cross for disaster relief in Haiti.
• Pearmund Cellars, Piedmont Symphony Orchestra, Marilyn Shackelford – Long & Foster, and
Rappahannock Cellars who donated door prizes for the January After 5 Social.
• Paul Lockhart of Buccaneer Computer Systems, who made a donation to the Chamber.
• John Kiernan, Blue Line Studios, who custom created the Washington Capitals’ 35th Season Lithograph.
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Thank you to the following members for renewing their membership
investments in January!
Afro-American Historical Assoc. Graebel Movers (Mid-Atlantic) Richard W Robison, RWR Design
of Fauquier Co GRC Photography & Design Services
Airlie Foundation & Conference Hampton Inn Scenic America, Inc.
Center Hazelwood Title & Escrow, Inc. Sigma College of Small Business, Inc.
Allen Real Estate Co., Ltd. Highland Commons SkyWorld Aviation, Inc.
Alwyngton Manor Holtzman Vogel PLLC Smith-Midland Corp.
American Disposal Services, Inc. Homes By Sweet, LLC Southern Fauquier Business
Amerisist JFT-AIA Owners Assoc
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield Jiffy Lube Stafford Rooﬁng & Siding Co., Inc.
Appleton Campbell, Inc. Jim Harris Buick-Pontiac-GMC SunTrust Mortgage, Inc.
Archie O. Edwards - Long & Jud A. Fischel, P.C. The Fauquier Bank
Foster KLNB Retail The Marshall Agency, Inc.
Arthur E. McKenny Lawrence J. Finkel, MD, PC The Mental Health Association of
Assurance Agency, Inc. Leading Edge Screen Printing, Inc. Fauquier County
Austin Realty Management & M3Company, Inc. The Oare Agency, Inc.
Investments, Inc. March of Dimes The Pegler Pension Group
Ben Freeman Construction, LLC Marriott Ranch The Warrenton Salvation Army
Bluegrass Unlimited, Inc. Marshall Consulting Group Times Community News
Bohler Engineering, PE Mary Beth Williams, PhD., TML- A Xerox Company
Brookside Communities, LLC LCSW Tom Frost Firestone
Brown & Bigelow McClanahan Camera United Recovery Service, Inc.
cbgreene interiors, llc Merchant Software Updegrove, Combs, McDaniel &
Claire’s at the Depot Miller Brothers, Inc. Wilson, PLC
Diana Feldman - Long & Foster Miller Orthodontics Vint Hill Economic Development
Didlake, Inc. Moser Funeral Home Authority
Discovery Publications, Inc. Mulford Mediation Vintage Ridge Vineyard
Dok Klaus Computer Care Northern Piedmont Community Virginia Gold Cup Association, Inc.
Dominion Foundation Vulcan Materials Company
Earth Design Associates, Inc. NOVEC WACHOVIA
Edward Jones Investments- O’Roark Asset Management Warrenton Mini Storage
Thomas Tucker Oak Springs of Warrenton Warrenton Pediatrics, LLC
Falcon Communications Patricia A. Woodward Your Community PhoneBook
Solutions, Inc. Paws Awhile Pet Motel
Fallon, Myers & Marshall, LLP PBGH, LLP
Farm Credit and Country Peter B. Schwartz New maps are here!
Mortgages Piedmont Environmental Council Come by your Chamber
Fauquier Community Action Piedmont United Way ofﬁce to pick up a few.
Fauquier Free Clinic, Inc. PNC Bank
Fauquier Medical Associates
Primary Investment &
Management, Inc. FREE!
Flory Small Business Center, Inc. Pro 1 Auto, Inc. Great for clients and
Flying Circus Foundation, Inc. Raggo Advertising Products customers, out of town
Fresta Valley Christian School Rankin’s Furniture guests, and new
Gavin E. Reynolds, DDS Rappahannock Cellars employees!
Giant Food, LLC Rappahannock National Bank
Golden Rule Builders, Inc. Rappahannock-Rapidan CSB/AAA Also available online.
www.fauquierchamber.org “The way you see them is the way you treat them and the way you treat them is the way they often become.” - Zig Ziglar
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• Edward Jones, whose Chamber members include ﬁnancial advisors Sarah Atkins, Stan Parkes, and Thomas
Tucker, ranked No. 2 by FORTUNE Magazine in its 11th year on “Best Companies to Work For List”, and has been
on the list for the past eight years.
• Fauquier Health and the Times Community News as they work together to produce a monthly news page
spotlighting a different topic each month on health and wellness.
• Boys and Girls Club, honored by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors as a “2009 Citizen of the Year.”
• Dr. Robert B. Iadeluca recently appointed to the Hospice of the Rapidan’s board of directors.
• A Formal Affair Bridal & Formal Boutique on being selected as a “2010 pick” in The Knot Best of Weddings
magazine for the third consecutive year.
• Discovery Publications, Inc. for featuring Chamber members: Gina C. Moore, MD, PLC; Jerry’s Subs & Pizza;
Allstate – Warrenton Insurance & Financial Services; and the Lord Fairfax SBDC.
• Donna Lipinski of Blue Ridge Immigration Law Center, PLLC, the moderator, and Marie Washington of the
Law Ofﬁce of Mark B. Williams, PLC, the contact person, for the Young Lawyers Conference of the Virginia
State Bar’s immigration conference.
• Kathy Harper, Discovery Publications, Inc. on receiving the “Conservation Business Partner Award” from the
John Marshall Soil and Conservation District for publicizing preservation programs.
• Barrel Oak Winery who raised a total of $40,000 for charity through fundraisers and bottle sale donations along
with 5,000 canned food items donated to Fauquier FISH.
• Salon Emage & Day Spa on the promotion of Molly Davis.
• Narmada Winery, their Primita was selected 2009 Best Virginia Dessert Wine at the 2009 World Wine
Championships along with silver medals for their 2008 Mom and Midnight wines. They also donated $2 to the
American Red Cross for every bottle sold on February 6 and 7.
• Fauquier Health whose Foundation ofﬁce and their Community Outreach ofﬁce moved into their new location at
170 West Shirley Avenue.
• Matthew Faulconer, Rappahannock Electric Cooperative, elected Chairman for the Virginia Agribusiness Council.
• Middleburg Bank on their new website, www.middleburgbank.com.
• Scenic America, Inc. on adding sedan services for their customers beneﬁt.
• PBGH, LLP on forming a new afﬁliate, Artiﬁce Forensic Financial Services, LLC.
• Spiritual Care Support Ministries on receiving a grant on behalf of ExxonMobil Employees’ Favorite Charities
• Rappahannock Electric Cooperative, their President and CEO Kent D. Farmer has been appointed as a director of
the Virginia Chamber of Commerce.
• Warrenton Pediatrics who welcome Dr. Alex Eisen, D.O., FAAP to their practice.
• Blue Line Studios, John Kiernan, who donated a hand-embellished, framed painting to nominees from three local
• Times Community News for featuring Chamber members Burch Builders Group, LLC and Groves Hardware,
LLC concerning our snow assault.
• Scenic America, Inc., chosen as the ofﬁcial transportation company of the Washington Nationals thru 2014.
• Oak Springs of Warrenton on receiving an outstanding state survey.
• Narmada Winery who raised a $500 donation for the American Red Cross.
• Fresta Valley Christian School’s Kay Graves who placed ﬁrst in the public speaking competition for Fauquier
County high school students sponsored annually by the Rotary Club of Warrenton.
• Gary Newell, Buccaneer Computer Systems, to be the honoree of the” 2010 Fauquier County Good Scout Award.”
• Cindy Greene, cbgreene interiors, llc, honored for her help and dedication by the Hospice of the Rapidan, Inc.
• Fauquier Springs Country Club who kindly did not charge the Chamber for the canceled February Luncheon.
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March Events S U N M O N T U E W E D T H U F R I S A T
1 2 8:00 AM, Leadshare 3 8:00 AM, Leadshare 4 8:00 AM, Leadshare 5 6 Rogers Ford Farm Winery
at a Glance… Denny’s Restaurant Denny’s Restaurant Denny’s Restaurant Season Opening
Member Luncheon Winemaking Seminar, 10 AM
Wednesday, March 3 www.vinthillcraftwinery.com
Member Luncheon 11:30 - 1:30 PM 2008 Volpe Sangiovese Release
The Fauquier Bank www.threefoxvineyards.com
Sponsored by Barrel Tasting,
Fauquier Springs www.wineryatlagrange.com
The Fauquier Bank HR Management Certificate Country Club Musical Comedy Murders, 8 PM Musical Comedy Murders, 8 PM
6-9 PM www.lfccworkforce.com www.fctstage.org www.fctstage.org
Wednesday, March 10 7 8 9 8:00 AM, Leadshare 10 8:00 AM, Leadshare 11 8:00 AM, Leadshare 12 13
Business Wellness Day Denny’s Restaurant Denny’s Restaurant Denny’s Restaurant
Ancient Roman Trivia Days
Chamber Chat www.threefoxvineyards.com
Thursday, March 18 Business Wellness Day
E-Submission St Patrick’s Day at the Winery
After 5 Social 9:30 AM - 2 PM www.foxmeadowwinery.com
Deadline 1:00 PM Chili & Wine Night
Sponsored by 2008 Volpe Sangiovese Release at the Chamber Offices Wine Maker’s Dinner, 7 PM
www.threefoxvineyards.com HR Management Cert. 6-9 Fauquier County www.wineryatlagrange.com
Please call 540-347-4414 to www.pearmundcellars.com
Fauquier Fair PM Board of Supervisors
Barrel Tasting, schedule an appointment with an Meeting 6:30 PM
Warrenton Town Council Musical Comedy Murders, 8 PM Musical Comedy Murders, 8 PM
www.wineryatlagrange.com SBDC Business Counselor www.fctstage.org www.fctstage.org
Mtg. 7:00 PM
Wednesday, March 24
14 DAYLIGHT SAVING TIME 15 16 8:00 AM, Leadshare 17 8:00 AM, Leadshare 18 8:00 AM, Leadshare 19 Young Professionals 20 Annual Barrel Tasting
Business Wellness Day Turn Clocks Ahead 1 Hour Denny’s Restaurant Panera 8::30 AM www.grayghostvineyards.com
Denny’s Restaurant Denny’s Restaurant
Ancient Roman Trivia Days Flory Small Business Workshop,
www.threefoxvineyards.com After 5 Social 9 AM - 1 PM, 703-335-2500
Upcoming Events St Patrick’s Day at the Winery
trick’ Barrel Tasting,
www.foxmeadowwinery.com St Pa 5:00 - 7:00 PM
Thursday, April 1 Business Expo Fauquier County Fair Winemakers Dinner
Young People’s Concert, 3 PM Essentials of Communication 1-5
www.piedmontsymphony.org Wine Tasting, 11 - 6 PM 6209 Auburn Mill Rd, www.narmadawinery.com
2010 Fauquier HR Management Cert. 6-9 PM
Musical Comedy Murders, 8 PM www.lfccworkforce.com Warrenton Cinderella 11 AM & 2 PM
Home & Business Expo www.fctstage.org www.fctstage.org
8:00 AM, Leadshare
8:00 AM, Leadshare
21 22 23 8:00 AM, Leadshare 24 27
25 8:00 AM, Leadshare 26 Ballet Academy of Warrenton
Annual Barrel Tasting Denny’s Restaurant Denny’s Restaurant Denny’s Restaurant
Wednesday, April 7 www.grayghostvineyards.com Business Wellness Day
Member Luncheon Cinderella 2 PM 9:30 AM - 2 PM
Sponsored by Lunch & Learn Business Directory
Barrel Tasting, HR Management Certificate Advertising Deadline
Dr. Robert B. Iadeluca www.wineryatlagrange.com 6-9 PM Noon
www.lfccworkforce.com “Doing Business with County
Cinderella 11 AM & 2 PM
Equinox Celebration Government” Chili & Wine Night
Wednesday, April 14 www.foxmeadowwinery.com www.wineryatlagrange.com
at the Chamber Office
Business Wellness Day 28 29 30 8:00 AM, Leadshare 31 8:00 AM, Leadshare APRIL 2 3
Denny’s Restaurant Denny’s Restaurant 8:00 AM, Leadshare
Thursday, April 15 Denny’s Restaurant
After 5 Social Fauquier Home &
Cinderella 2 PM
Sponsored by www.fctstage.org Business Expo
Pearmund Cellars HR Management Certificate 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6-9 PM www.lfccworkforce.com
H.L Pearson Armory
Wednesday, April 28 692 Waterloo Rd, Warrenton
Business Wellness Day
Saturday, May 15 This month’s Member Luncheon sponsor is The Fauquier Bank!
32nd Annual Old Town