Upcoming Tyrone Area Chamber of Commerce events

It’s a busy time of year for the Tyrone Area Chamber of Commerce, with many upcoming events planned.
The Tyrone Area Chamber Breakfast is set for May 11 at Joe’s Place.
The featured speaker will be Maureen Adams, assistant director of National Senior Service Corps. Adams is in charge of the Neighborhood Watch program in Blair County.
The Chamber breakfast begins at 7:30 a.m. and is open to the public. Reservations are appreciated, and tickets are $5 in advance or at the door.
Also, the third annual Tyrone Community Night at the Altoona Curve is scheduled for Saturday, May 13 at 5:05 p.m., when the Altoona Curve is scheduled to take on the Binghamton Mets.
Tickets are $5 and are available at the Chamber office or Gardners Candies. Children two and under enter the game for free.
Some of the entertainment scheduled for the evening includes “God Bless America” sung by TAHS students, first pitch by Mayor Jim Kilmartin and Chamber President Francis Brunhuber, between inning activities, birthday announcements and more.
The most recent Tyrone Area Chamber of Commerce Lunch-n-Learn has been scheduled for May 16 at Burley’s Restaurant.
The featured speaker will be Randy Tarpey, CPA. Tarpey is a partner in Harry K. Sickler Associates, Certified Public Accountants and is also a member of Team Ten LLC.
The topic will be “Small business assistance available through various economic development agencies”. The program will include information on where to go for help, what a business owner needs to do as well as legal and other issues.
Reservations are required. Call Rose Black at 684-0736 by May 15 to RSVP. Seating is limited. The cost is $15.
The Lunch-n-Learn will begin at 11:45 a.m. with lunch and networking. The program is scheduled for 12:15 p.m. with discussion from 12:45 to 1 p.m.
“An Evening With the Arts” to celebrate local talent is scheduled for May 25 from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Tyrone History Museum, Burley’s Restaurant and Wendy’s Joybeans and Bakery.
Individuals are encouraged to experience the visual and culinary arts in Tyrone.
Starting at Tyrone Rail Park, those on the tour will visit the in-museum art gallery and reception. Next, they will walk down to Burley’s for dinner and finish the evening with a stroll down to Joybeans for dessert and coffee or tea.
Seating is limited to 40 people, so reserve a space fast. Call 684-0736 for tickets or details.