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CHAMBER NEWS
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The Lumberton Christmas Parade is scheduled for Saturday, November 20th, 2021.
Our finance committee is preparing to get started and floats are already being sold. Parade applications are located at the Chamber office. Please give us a call 910-739-4750 and we can email or fax an application to you. The Chamber is so looking forward to presenting this parade for 2021 since we were unable to have one in 2020!
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The Lumberton Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce our partnership with Spring Hill Press to produce our 2022 edition of our
City and County Maps. Representatives will begin contacting members today. For more information contact Spring Hill Press at 800-627-8141
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The Chamber Newsletter is printed and distributed by the Robesonian. This newsletter is also placed on our website lumbertonchamber.com which provides extra exposure for our valuable members. The ads are priced at a low price of $110.00 per month. For more information please call Diana at 910-416-5664 or Veda at 910-416-5843.
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The Chamber Image Committee has created an email for those of you who capture positive images and messages in our area. Please send your information to trendinginrobeson@gmail.com
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Please check out our website lumbertonchamber.com,
Lumberton Area Chamber ofCommerce FB page and
the FB page Trending in Robeson.
Please take the time to like
and share any information on these pages.
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COMMUNITY NEWS
Keep Robeson County Clean & Green Meeting
Thursday, September 23rd
Lumber River Council of Governments @ 6pm
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Lumberton Food Truck Festival has moved to Biggs Park Mall
September 25th 11 am -5 pm.
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31st Annual Pembroke Day at UNCP
Thursday, September 30th from 3-7 pm
for more information please call 910-522-5717
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2021 Quest for the Fittest CrossFit competition will be hosted by CrossFit QFE
October 16th, 2021.Call 910-736-1610 or email crossfitqfe@gmail.com for information.
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(CANCELLED)Robeson Regional Agricultural Fair
October 1-9, 2021
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37th Anniversary Clifford Bullard Memorial Golf Tournament
October 7th, 2021-Pinecrest Golf Course, Lumberton, NC
For more information, contact Lisa Hunt @ (910)272-3235 or
Carol Cummings @ (910)272-3236
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Bark at the Moon
Outdoor Reception to benefit the Robeson County Humane Society
Thursday, October 21 6-8 pm
3180 W. 5th Street, Lumberton
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The University of North Carolina at Pembroke
HOMECOMING
October 18-23, 2021
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The Lumberton Christmas Parade
Saturday, November 20th, 2021
 
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Entertainment
Carolina Civic Center Historic Theatre www.carolinaciviccenter.com
or call 910-738-4339
Givens Performing Arts Center www.uncp.edu/gpac
or call 910-521-6361
 
 
 
 
Cindy S. Kern
Lumberton Area Chamber of Commerce
Lumbertonchamber.com
910-739-4750
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The Lumberton Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday, September 9 in honor of the first anniversary of Happenings on Elm.  Happenings on Elm is a full-service restaurant located in downtown Lumberton that features a full-service food menu and wine and beer from French Broad River out of Asheville, NC.

The restaurant, owned and operated by Annette and Phillip Wallwork, features a large wine selection that varies in price from $5 a glass to $130 a bottle. Wine tastings are available on Tuesdays and Thursdays for $5.

The restaurant also features a large selection of local artwork for sale.  Original art, prints, handmade pottery, specialty items and gifts are displayed throughout the restaurant and showcase some of the best local artists. The restaurant also offers art/craft classes for adults and children.  The Schedule of upcoming classes can be found at wwww.happeningsonelm.com or you can follow them on Facebook.

 The 3,000 square foot facility is also available for private parties. Bridal showers, retirement parties, birthday parties, or other special events would be the perfect setting in this unique venue. The restaurant features an event room that can be booked for your special event or you can book the entire building. You can purchase all your food, wine, beer or other beverages with Happenings.

“Phillip and I are so excited to bring a venue like this to downtown Lumberton.  It has been my dream to find a place where I could share my passion of art and my love of wine and cooking to others,” said Wallwork.  “We are excited to see what the future holds for us.”

The Wallwork’s encourages people to come by and sample the many delicious food items on the menu and to shop.  The restaurant is very COVID friendly as it has small, individual rooms are available as well as take-out options. The restaurant is located at 605 North Elm Street in Lumberton and can be reached at 910- 674-4154.

 

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The Ribbon is Cut for Triumph Beauty Academy

Triumph Beauty Academy was founded in Robeson County by ShaLella Love, Sharon Smith and Shanese Spaulding, to provide Estheticians a place to prepare for the workforce in the Cosmetic Arts health and beauty industry. The Academy is a North Carolina Board of Cosmetic Arts Licensed Post Secondary Education Facilities.

The  Academy has two state board approved curriculums. One is the concentration to become a state licensed Esthetician, and the other is the opportunity to become a state licensed Esthetician Instructor, both allowing students to gain employment in  Day Spa’s, Dermatology Offices, Plastic Surgery Centers, opening their own Business, or teach as an Instructors.

The Academy prepares learners in Robeson and surrounding counties to become educators, and business entrepreneurs. Their program prepares graduates to sit for the NC State Board of Cosmetics Arts Examiner. The program’s length is 600 hours (6 months) for future estheticians or 1200 hours (12 months) for instructors. Their courses are designed to teach students how to care for skin and enhance beauty professionally.  The coursework also includes teaching the proper blood exposure, safety, and sanitation procedures to avoid spreading infectious diseases to practice in a clean and safe work environment.

The school is flexible, offering an online curriculum as well as in the classroom making it easier for students to come to classes that better fit their schedule.  They are located at 312 North Elm Street in Lumberton and  can be reached at 910-316-1337 or by email soesthetic21@gmail.com .

ShaLella, Sharon and Shanese are excited to prepare learners for the workforce in the health and beauty industry.

Chamber Happenings!

CHAMBER NEWS
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The Lumberton Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce our partnership with Spring Hill Press to produce our 2022 edition of our
City and County Maps. Representatives will begin contacting members today. For more information contact Spring Hill Press at 800-627-8141

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The Chamber Newsletter is printed and distributed by the Robesonian. This newsletter is also placed on our website lumbertonchamber.com which provides extra exposure for our valuable members. The ads are priced at a low price of $110.00 per month. For more information please call Diana at 910-416-5664 or Veda at 910-416-5843.
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The Chamber Image Committee has created an email for those of you who capture positive images and messages in our area. Please send your information to trendinginrobeson@gmail.com
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Please check out our website lumbertonchamber.com,
Lumberton Area Chamber of Commerce FB page and
the FB page Trending in Robeson.
We have a lot going on so take the time to like
and share any information on these pages.
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COMMUNITY NEWS
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Robeson Art Guild 1st Annual Charity Golf Tournament
Pine Crest Golf Club, August 28, 2021, 1:00 pm
*Note: There will also be a Silent Auction from 12:00 pm until 4:30 pm
Many pieces of art from local artist & others as well as a photo shoot,
private showing at Carolina Civic Center and much more!
For more information contact: Jim Tripp @ (910)374-7276,
Richard Monroe @ (910)618-7555 or The Guild House @ (910)816-7481
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31st Annual Pembroke Day at UNCP
Thursday, September 30th from 3-7 pm
for more information please call 910-522-5717
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2021 Quest for the Fittest CrossFit competition will be hosted by CrossFit QFE
October 16th, 2021.Call 910-736-1610 or email crossfitqfe@gmail.com for information.
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Robeson Regional Agricultural Fair
October 1-9, 2021
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37th Anniversary Clifford Bullard Memorial Golf Tournament
October 7th, 2021-Pinecrest Golf Course, Lumberton, NC
For more information, contact Lisa Hunt @ (910)272-3235 or
Carol Cummings @ (910)272-3236
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The University of North Carolina at Pembroke
HOMECOMING
October 18-23, 2021
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Southeastern Health Foundation Advocates
Boots & BBQ
Friday, October 22, 2021 7:00 pm
Southeastern Ag Center Arena
For more information call 910-735-8296
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The Lumberton Christmas Parade
Saturday, November 20th, 2021
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Entertainment
Carolina Historic Theatre www.carolinaciviccenter.com
or call 910-738-4339
Givens Performing Arts Center www.uncp.edu/Gpac
or call 910-521-6361

Cindy S. Kern
Lumberton Area Chamber of Commerce
Lumbertonchamber.com
910-739-4750

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Richard Monroe Awarded

Mickey Gregory presented Richard Monroe with the Order of the Long Leaf Pine which is the highest award for State service granted by the office of the Governor.  Mickey shared information about Richard’s extraordinary service to our City and County providing a history of his career, awards, volunteerism, leadership roles and many accomplishments.