2020 chamber calendar announced

The Franklin County Chamber of Commerce has announced its 2020 calendar with more details to come. Indiana Small Business Development Center workshops are denoted with an I and Purdue Extension Community Development workshops, which will be held at 7 p.m. at the Brookville Public Library, with a P: Jan. 22, online presence workshop (P); Jan. 29, planning website workshop (P); Feb. 5, social media workshop (P) and “My Business hit a Plateau” (I); March 5, annual chamber dinner; TBA, Networking at Noon; April 22, Women in Business Luncheon; May 20, financial statements workshop (I); June 11, Networking at Noon.

Also, July 17, Chamber Day, Franklin County 4-H Fair; Aug. 6, Chamber Golf Outing; Aug. 19, Legislative Town Hall; Sept. 2, creating a marketing plan workshop (I); October, membership preparation for 2021; Nov. 21, November Noel; Nov. 28, Small Business Saturday; Dec. 3, Networking at Noon.

Info: info@fcchamber.net. To register for Purdue Extension digital workshops: extension educator and chamber board member Dee Kleier, 765-647-3511 or dkleier@purdue.edu.

Batesville artisan joins county chamber

Andrea Designs, owned by Andrea Wagner, Batesville, is the newest member of the Ripley County Chamber of Commerce.

“Wagner handmakes all of her items and takes pride in her work,” reports chamber executive director Amy Thomas. She creates scarves, hats, gloves, shawls, jewelry and a number of other items and welcomes custom orders. Info: www.andreawagnerdesigns.com.