Coffee with the Girls met in January in the Cape Fear Regional Jetport, hosted at Hamilton Realty Group's Airport location. Attorney & Counselor at Law, Zach Clouser, Clouser Law was the guest speaker. His topic was estate planning including asset protection and probate.
The next Coffee with the Girls will be held on February 19th at The Office Coffee and Wine Bar, 3280 George II Highway, BSL from 8:00am - 9:00am. All members are welcome and encouraged to attend.
Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for LaPolena Bed & Breakfast located at 201 River Drive in Southport. There was a fantastic turnout from the community at their Open House on January 17th.
From the private massage area to the fun sayings on the robes, LaPolena Bed & Breakfast owners Suzanne and Jeff Foster, owners/innkeepers have created a very warm and impressive addition to our accommodation offerings in Southport. And we might add this B&B is appropriately named for the maritime area that is Southport since the Italian translation to LaPolena is "figurehead", which is the carved wooden decoration found on the front ...
Southport Oak Island Chamber of Commerce-Welcome Center Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Polly's All American Grill, 505 N. Howe Street, Southport was held on January 17th. They are open 7am-7pm Monday - Saturday. Polly’s All American Gill is home to Southport’s only Bird Dog – chicken tender in a bun with bacon, cheese and your choice of dressing.
Left to Right:
Seth Robbins, Chamber Board of Directors; Felicia Sexton, Chamber Member; Ben Frazier, Chamber Ambassador; Colton Leonard, Staff/Family; Don Umensetter, owner; Barbara Umensetter, owner;
Jackie Cooper, Chamber Ambassador; & Meghan Casteen, Chamber Member.
COASTAL CONSUMER SHOWCASE
“Highlighting the Best Local Products and Services”
Southport, NC – The Coastal Consumer Showcase is once again coming to the St. James Community Center March 7th from 4:00pm-7:00pm. Admission is free to the public.
This exciting event gives Brunswick County residents a one-stop-shop to see products and services that local businesses in the community offer. Over 50 businesses will be on hand to answer questions and provide free samples, giveaways and demonstrations. One ticket to the Pick a Prize Auction will be given to those who attend and register, with additional tickets available for sale.
“This event provides a once-a-year opportu ...
Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting Ceremony was held at Anytime Fitness located in the Midway Commons Shopping Center at 2819 Midway Road, Bolivia. Anytime Fitness is a locally owned franchise.Get to a healthier place at Anytime Fitness! Their friendly, professional staff is trained to help you along your fitness journey, no matter how much support you need. Membership includes a free, no-pressure fitness consultation, global access to more than 3,000 gyms, and always open 24/7 convenience. January is a great time to get started! Visit during staffed hours or call for an appointment today! https://www.anytimefitness.com/gyms/4542/bolivia-nc-28422/
Participants will gather in the North Carolina Beach town to participate in the Oak Island Lighthouse Walk/Run on Saturday, April 13th. The event of the Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce is sponsored by Dosher Memorial Hospital and offers fitness activities on the beautiful coast for all levels with a ½ marathon, 10k, 5k, and One Mile Fun Run.
Registration for the Oak Island Lighthouse Run is now open online with the early registration deadline fast approaching on Monday, March 11th. Those registering after March 11th will spend more to register for the event and will not be guaranteed a t-shirt.
Plan on bringing the little ones for the One Mile F ...
Matthews Ministry held a Give Healthy Food Drive during the holiday season in an effort to provide healthy food to the children the agency serves. Southport Oak Island Chamber of Commerce-Welcome Center and Hamilton Realty Group participated as drop-off locations for the Give Healthy Food Drive.
The Give Healthy campaign is part of a larger campaign launched by the Brunswick Wellness Coalition (BWC) to increase access to healthy, nutritious food for those that are food insecure.
If you would like more information about the campaign and how you and/or your organization can get involved, contact BWC at 910-444-1872 or BrunswickWellnessCoalition@gmail.com.
Congratulations to Kelly Caudill of Oak Island for being the It's Worth The Drive Go Local December Receipt Passport Drawing winner of $100.00. We know that Kelly will be spending the money locally as she did when she completed the Go Local Collector puzzle. Thank you Kelly! If you want a chance to win $100 start collecting those receipts from local Southport-Oak Island businesses. The next drawing will be held on February 1st. So make sure to stop into the Southport Oak Island Chamber of Commerce-Welcome Center, 4433 Long Beach Road, Southport before January 31st, show us your receipts and enter the drawing.