Thinking About
Starting a Business?

Topics Covered:
Reasons to Start a Business
What it takes to be an Entrepreneur
Feasibility of Your Business Idea
Business Plan
Overview of Steps to Opening the Business

Workshop

Sponsored By

Cherokee County Chamber of Commerce
Cherokee County Industrial Development Authority
Small Business Development Center at JSU

Thursday – February 28, 2019
9:00AM – 10:30AM

Cherokee County Chamber of Commerce
801 Cedar Bluff Road
Building A
Centre, Alabama 35960

Agenda

                             9:00AM Introduction———————Thereasa Hulgan, Exec. Director CCCOC
                             9:05AM Presentation———————-Joe Grimes, SBDC @ JSU
                           10:30AM——————————————-Adjourn

No Cost and Open to the Public

Please call and reserve your seat
Cherokee County Chamber 256-927-8455
JSU Small Business Development Center 256-782-5271

 

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Cherokee Co Public Library

Cherokee County Public Library

Library Holidays: Presidents Day, February 18 Fine Free week: 1st 7 Days of each month.
Visit http://www.tinyurl.com/mkofyke for library news. Find us on Facebook @ Cherokee County Public Library!

News and Special Events

1. TAB (Teen Advisory Board) meets the first Monday of the month—March 4th at 3:30 PM!

2. TAME YOUR TECH! Technology workshops are back and have new friends! (Sign up is only mandatory for Save and Organize Your Files, but prior registrations helps our instructor plan for materials.)

Save and Organize Your Files Monday, March 25 1:00 PM—3:00 PM
Class size for this workshop is limited; sign up soon!
Online Privacy Tuesday, March 26 1:00 PM—3:00 PM
Computer Troubleshooting Thursday, March 28 1:00 PM—3:00 PM

3. Green Bag Gardening Lunch Program Third Thursday of the month through November
12:00 PM—1:00 PM

February 21: Master Gardener’s Q & A. Find solutions to your gardening problems!
Tillie Morgan on Tomato Mistakes, Janice Knight on Seed Saving, and more…

March 21: Wonderful Wildflowers with Master Gardener Barbara East

April 18: Plant Exchange and Gardening Advice with Linda McDaniel and friends

Complete schedule available at the library, on our Facebook page or online @ http://www.tinyurl.com/mkofyke.

4. Lunchdate with Your State: First in our series of four lunchtime talks to celebrate the Alabama Bicentennial 12:00 PM – 1:00 P.M.

Friday, March 22: Alabama in Pictures with Wanda and Michael Green

5. Kids and Kin, a statewide supportive program for anyone providing care for a relative’s children (Grandparents, aunts. uncles, and older siblings), meets on February 5, 12, and 19, March 5 and March 19 at 10:30 AM. February 5: Putting Autism into Perspective
February 19: Understanding Dyslexia
February 26: Children’s Habits: Good or Bad?
Everyone welcome; contact Larinda Garrett at 334-465-0099 for more info.

6. Chair Yoga: Everyday stress? Join Linda Abernathy for a 15-minute stretch session!
2nd and 3rd Fridays each month. No special clothing needed. Easy, relaxing, fun and free!
11:45 a.m.—12:00 p.m., February 8 & 15…and beyond.

7. Genealogy Class with Rebecca Homan: Tuesdays from 1–3 PM. Call 256-927-5838 to register

8. Storytime: Tuesdays and Thursdays at 9:30. An early literacy boost for preschoolers!

9. The Sew Joyful Quilters meet at the library on Thursdays from 10:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M.

10. Reading Around Book Club meets on the first Monday of the month, 12:00 noon.

11. Drawing Class: Thursdays at 3:30 P.M.

Cherokee Co Public Library

library snowman

Library Holidays: Presidents Day, February 18
Fine Free week: 1st 7 Days of each month.
Visit http://www.tinyurl.com/mkofyke for library news. Find us on Facebook @ Cherokee County Public Library!

News and Special Events

1. TAB (Teen Advisory Board) meets on the first Monday of the month—that’s February 4th at 3:30 PM!

2. TAME YOUR TECH! They’re back and have new friends! Our technology workshops are new and improved for 2019! (Sign up is only mandatory for Save and Organize Your Files, but it does help our instructor plan for materials for all of the workshops, so if possible, please let us know you are coming.)

Facebook Monday, January 28 9:00 AM–11:00 AM
Save and Organize Your Files Monday, March 25 1:00 PM—3:00 PM
Class size for this workshop is limited; sign up soon!
Online Privacy Tuesday, March 26 1:00 PM—3:00 PM
Computer Troubleshooting Thursday, March 28 1:00 PM—3:00 PM

3. Chair Yoga: Holiday Stress? Join Linda Abernathy for a 15-minute stretch session! No special clothing needed. Easy, relaxing, fun and free! Call (256-927-5838), email ccplincentre@gmail.com, or visit us for more info. 2nd and 3rd Fridays each month
11:45 a.m.—12:00 p.m., February 8 & 15…and beyond.

4. Green Bag Gardening Lunch Program Third Thursday of the month through November
Green Bag resumes on the third Thursday of the month from 12:00 PM—1:00 PM

February 21: Master Gardener’s Q & A. Find solutions to your gardening problems!
Tillie Morgan on Tomato Mistakes, Janice Knight on Seed Saving, and more…

March 21: Wonderful Wildflowers with Master Gardener Barbara East

Complete schedule available at the library, on our Facebook page or online cwww.tinyurl.com/mkofyke.

5. Kids and Kin, a statewide supportive program for anyone providing care for a relative’s children (Grandparents, aunts. uncles, and older siblings) meets at the library on January 29 at 10:30. For more information, check the library Facebook page, stop by the library for a full program schedule or contact Larinda Garrett at 334-465-0099.

6. Genealogy Class with Rebecca Homan Tuesdays from 1–3 PM. Tuesdays. Call or drop by to sign up! 256-927-5838.

7. Preschool Storytime: Tuesdays and Thursdays at 9:30. It’s an early literacy boost for your children with stories, songs, rhymes, & crafts!

8. The Sew Joyful Quilters meet at the library on Thursdays from 10:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M.

9. Reading Around Book Club meets on the first Monday of the month, 12:00 noon.

February – Medical Month

Blood Assurance

705 East 4th Street

Chattanooga, TN 37403
(423) 756-0966

C.E.D. Mental Health Center

200 Dean Buttram Sr Avenue

Centre, AL  35960

256-927-3601

Cherokee Community Dialysis, LLC

485 Northwood Drive

Centre, AL 35960
(256) 266-1471

Cherokee County Health & Rehab Center

877 Cedar Bluff Road

Centre, AL 35960
(256) 927-5778

Cherokee County Health Department

833 Cedar Bluff Road

Centre, AL 35960
(256) 927-3132

Cherokee Eye Clinic

280 West Main Street

Centre, AL 35960
(256) 927-4030

Cherokee Home Care, LLC

104 C Northwood Drive

Centre, AL 35960

(256) 927-1144

Cherokee Quality Health Care

4055 Highway 9, Suite F

Cedar Bluff, AL 35959
(256) 779-6057

Cherokee Village Assisted Living

201 Dean Buttram Sr Drive

Centre, AL 35960
(256) 927-4307

Dean’s Drugs, Inc.

699 Cedar Bluff Road

Centre, AL 35960
(256) 927-5569

Drayer Physical Therapy Institute

1215 Chesnut Bypass  Suite B

Centre, AL  35960

256-266-1001

Floyd Cherokee Health Clinic

395 Northwood Drive

Centre, AL 35960
(256) 927-4900

Floyd Cherokee Medical Center

At Floyd Cherokee Medical Center, we’re here for your all-around health and including your comfort and convenience while you stay with us, visit patients, or stop by for an appointment or procedure.
400 Northwood Drive  *  Centre, AL 35960
(256) 927-5531

Floyd Primary Care & Urgent Care

391 Northwood Drive

Centre, AL 35960
(256) 927-7412

Go Play Therapy, LLC

220 West Main Street

Centre, AL 35960

256-266-1286

Lakeside Primary Care

396 Northwood Drive

Centre, AL 35960
(256) 266-1544

Mainstreet Family Urgent Care

1925 West Main Street

Centre, AL 35960
(256) 677-4552

Northeast Orthopedic Clinic

401 Northwood Drive

Centre, AL 35960
(256) 927-5733

Perry Medical Clinic, P.C.

401 Northwood Drive

Centre, AL 35960
(256) 927-3607

Preferred Health Services

230 West Main Street

Centre, AL 35960
(256) 927-7408

ProHealth Home Health

1496 Chesnut ByPass

Centre, AL 35960
(256) 927-5121

Pruitt & Eberhart, D.M.D. PC

1780 West Main Street

Centre, AL 35960
(256) 927-2600

Rehab Partners

1210 Chesnut Bypass

Centre, AL 35960
(256) 927-6095

Sarrell Regional Dental Center

215 C Industrial Blvd.

Leesburg, AL 35983
(256) 741-7340

The Medicine Shoppe

270 Industrial Boulevard

Leesburg, AL 35983
(256) 526-6337

Cherokee County Pubic Library

library snowman

Library Holidays: Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday, January 21
Fine Free week: 1st 7 Days of each month.
Visit http://www.tinyurl.com/mkofyke for library news. Find us on Facebook @ Cherokee County Public Library!

News and Special Events

1. TAB (Teen Advisory Board) meets on the first Monday of the month—that’s February 4th at 3:30 PM!

2. TAME YOUR TECH! They’re back and have new friends! Our technology workshops are new and improved for 2019! (Sign up is only mandatory for Save and Organize Your Files, but it does help our instructor plan for materials for all of the workshops, so if possible, please let us know you are coming.)

Facebook Monday, January 28 9:00 AM–11:00 AM
Save and Organize Your Files Monday, March 25 1:00 PM—3:00 PM
Class size for this workshop is limited; sign up soon!
Online Privacy Tuesday, March 26 1:00 PM—3:00 PM
Computer Troubleshooting Thursday, March 28 1:00 PM—3:00 PM

3. Chair Yoga: Holiday Stress? Join Linda Abernathy for a 15-minute stretch session! No special clothing needed. Easy, relaxing, fun and free! Call (256-927-5838), email ccplincentre@gmail.com, or visit us for more info. 2nd and 3rd Fridays each month
11:45 a.m.—12:00 p.m., January 18 February 8 & 15…and beyond.

4. Green Bag Gardening Lunch Program Third Thursday of the month through November
Green Bag resumes on the third Thursday of the month from 12:00 PM—1:00 PM

January 17: Kay Davis’ update on the Centre Beautification project. (All with an interest in gardening welcome!)
February 21: Master Gardener’s Q & A. Find solutions to your gardening problems!

Complete schedule available at the library, on our Facebook page or online cwww.tinyurl.com/mkofyke.

5. Kids and Kin, a statewide supportive program for anyone providing care for a relative’s children (Grandparents, aunts. uncles, and older siblings) meets at the library on January 15 & 29. For more information, check the library Facebook page, stop by the library for a full program schedule or contact Larinda Garrett at 334-465-0099.

6. Genealogy Class with Rebecca Homan Tuesdays from 1–3 PM. New class begins on Tuesday, January 22. Call or drop by to sign up! 256-927-5838.

7. Preschool Storytime: Tuesdays and Thursdays at 9:30. It’s an early literacy boost for your children with stories, songs, rhymes, & crafts!

8. The Sew Joyful Quilters meet at the library on Thursdays from 10:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M.

9. Reading Around Book Club meets on the first Monday of the month, 12:00 noon.

Cherokee Co Public Library

Library Christmas

Cherokee County Public Library Press Release 12/17/2018
310 Mary Street, Centre, AL 35960 256-927-5838 New email address: ccplincentre@gmail.com
Library Hours 8-5 Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 8-12 Wednesday Closed Saturday and Sunday

Library Holidays: and Dec 24 & 25, Christmas
Fine Free week: 1st 7 Days of each month.
Visit http://www.tinyurl.com/mkofyke for library news. Find us on Facebook @ Cherokee County Public Library!

Library Holiday Hours: Closed Christmas, December 24 and 25, and New Year’s, December 31 and January 1.
News and Special Events

1. TAB (Teen Advisory Board) meets on the first Monday of the month—that’s January 7th and February 4th at 3:30 PM!

2. Chair Yoga: Holiday Stress? Join Linda Abernathy for a 15-minute stretch session! No special clothing needed. Easy, relaxing, fun and free! Call (256-927-5838), email ccplincentre@gmail.com, or visit us to sign up. 2nd and 3rd Fridays each month
11:45 a.m.—12:00 p.m., December 21, January 11 & 18…and beyond.

3. Green Bag Gardening Lunch Program Third Thursday of the month through November
Green Bag resumes on January 17 at 12:00 noon with Kay Davis’ update on the Centre Beautification project. (All with an interest in gardening welcome!) Watch for next year’s complete schedule at the library, on our Facebook page and on our online catalog at http://www.tinyurl.com/mkofyke.

4. Kids and Kin, a statewide supportive program for anyone providing care for a relative’s children (Grandparents, aunts. uncles, and older siblings) meets at the library on December 18 and January 15 & 29. For more information, check the library Facebook page, stop by the library for a full program schedule or contact Larinda Garrett at 334-465-0099.

5. Genealogy Class with Rebecca Homan Tuesdays from 1–3 PM. New class begins on Tuesday, January 22. Call or drop by to sign up! 256-927-5838.

6. Preschool Storytime resumes January 8, 2019 Tuesdays and Thursdays at 9:30. An early literacy boost for your children with stories, songs, rhymes, & crafts!

7. The Sew Joyful Quilters meet at the library on Thursdays from 10:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M.

8. Reading Around Book Club meets on the first Monday of the month, 12:00 noon.

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