The Charles County Chamber of Commerce with the support of College of Southern Maryland, Southern Maryland Newspapers, and University of Maryland Charles Regional Medical Center will hold the Charles County Women’s Fair on Saturday March 18, 2017 at the College of Southern Maryland La Plata Campus Center for Business and Industry, 8730 Mitchell Road La Plata, MD 20646. Doors will open at 8:00 AM and the program will run from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Registration cost is $35 per person and includes breakfast, lunch, goodie bags and women’s health, wellness and education sessions.
The event will include speakers, presenters and exhibitors aimed at uplifting and educating today’s woman. Attendees can expect two full breakout sessions with presentations provided by a variety of speakers covering topics related to reaching your full potential in business, stress management and more. In addition, attendees will enjoy a health and wellness exhibit including blood pressure screenings, stroke & diabetes education and women & heart disease education. Attendees will strengthen and sooth their body and mind with interactive yoga demonstrations, seated massages, hand dip paraffin waxes and a self-defense classes. Local businesses and nonprofits will display their products and services in the exhibition hall as well. Please look forward to the event keynote speaker, Latisha Durham, of the Integrated Navigation, Controls and Displays Systems Lead for the Navy’s E-2D Advanced Hawkeye. She seeks to inspire young minority women to be exposed Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) through mentorship and after-school educational programs. Finally, you don’t want to miss the unveiling of a unique visual wall of women sponsored by the Zonta Club of Charles County, College of Southern Maryland and other local civic organizations recognizing women in the community who embody the characteristics that inspire, motivate and educate themselves and others to be their best.
Businesses and organizations can get involved with this event through sponsorships, exhibiting their product or service, advertisement placement, or providing promotional materials for attendee goodie bags. To purchase tickets and sponsorships visit bit.ly/ccwomensfair
. The exhibitor and advertisement placement deadline is February 24, 2017. Be sure to follow the event on the ‘Charles County Chamber of Commerce’ Facebook Page.
The Charles County Chamber of Commerce provides leadership in supporting and promoting the free enterprise system through business development, education, and sound ethical values for the benefit of our members and our communities.