Orchestra’s Leadership

The Johns Creek Symphony Orchestra announced the appointment of four new members to its Board of Directors, including Peter Hildebrandt, Marilyn Margolis (pictured), Karen Wall, and Diana Weitz, Now entering its 13th season, the Johns Creek Symphony Orchestra is metro Atlanta’s only fully-professional, part-time symphonic orchestra, made up of professional musicians from all over the greater metro Atlanta area. Conducted by Founder and Music Director J. Wayne Baughman, the JCSO provides musical enrichment through a five-concert series of performances, as well as additional educational programs and special events each year. 

Virtually Unforgettable


Virtual Reality will changes how you spend your night out. Fight zombies, explore space, swim with whales, tour the world, or see what it’s like to walk a tightrope across a canyon, all within a short drive from home in a bright, clean environment that’s fun for the whole family.

NexusVR recently opened at Howell Crossing in Duluth and is great for nights out, birthdays, and team events, providing Virtual Reality experiences for all ages and interests.  NexusVR.com – Peachtr

Never Enough Thyme 

The family-owned and operated gourmet restaurant – recently opened its second location at Alpharetta City Center in the Mercantile building at 8 S. Main St. The new location offers breakfast, lunch, and dinner seven days a week. Known for its generous servings of homecooked favorites, Never Enough Thyme’s menu offers traditional items as well as those with a twist like Tuscan meatloaf, Cajun tacos, Italian sausage egg rolls, and huevos ranchero wraps. Catering and a private event space are also available, as is wine and beer. Never Enough Thyme is located in the Mercantile building, whose exterior architecture represents the traditional dry goods store found in every community. Situated at the corner of S. Main St. and N. Broad St, the building also offers a walk-up window and outdoor seating. 

See and Be Seen

The Johns Creek Chamber networking committee connects Johns Creek Chamber members to the local business community through weekly and monthly networking events. Weekly networking on Wednesday mornings at the Johns Creek Baptist Church is $5 for members, $10 for visitors, 9:30AM – 11 AM.  Women’s Connections is the third Friday of the month, 9 AM – 10:30 AM at different restaurants around town.  The Men’s Late Lunch networking is sent for the fourth Thursday of the month at 2 PM at Abbotts Bar & Grill. More at JohnsCreekChamber.com

Luau Mixer

Join hundreds of chamber members fromthe Alpharetta, GwinnettJohns Creek and North Fulton Chambers of Commerce as we unite for this unique after-hours networking experience. Partnership Opportunities are available!
Take advantage of the limited partnership opportunities available. All levels (except Palm Tree Sponsor) include a five-foot exhibitor table and two chairs. The event is August 14, 3 PM – 7:30 PM  on Technology Circle in Johns Creek. More info at JohnsCreekChamber.com or lhouston@johnscreekchamber.com

GA School of Ortho Gives

Georgia School of Orthodontics (GSO) has selected four Sandy Springs and Gwinnett County-based children with complimentary orthodontic treatment through its Gift of a Smile program at its state-of-the-art Duluth and Atlanta facilities. The program provides free orthodontic care to children in the metro area who need braces but cannot otherwise afford it. GSO also donated $500 toward school supplies to six Gwinnett and Sandy Springs schools that nominated the most children. GSO received more than 200 nominations from area schools.  Visit BracesToday.com.