Chamber Events

Annual Event Calendar

For more information on these and other events, go to Upcoming Chamber Events.

For recordings of past events and presentations, go to Chamber Events & Presentations Library.


Let’s Connect at the Ribbon Cutting Ceremonyhelios-health

You are invited to the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at Helios Health AZ! Come check out the space, the services and meet the owners! They provide high quality healthcare for a low flat monthly fee. Welcome them to the community with the Mayor and the Sedona Chamber team!

When: Wednesday, December 1 from 4:00 – 4:30 p.m.
Where: 210 Sunset Drive, Suite A, Sedona

ContactErin Bruce, Partner Engagement Manager for more information


Holiday Chamber Mixersound-bites

Bring your holiday spirit and join us for tasty appetizers, music and networking. The mixer will be free of charge, and a cash bar will be available. Please register to reserve your spot.

WhenWednesday, December 8 from 5:00 – 7:30 p.m.
Where: Sound Bites Grill, 101 N State Route 89A, Ste F29, Sedona
Registration: RSVP here
Cost: Free
ContactErin Bruce, Partner Engagement Manager for more information


Partner Benefit Reviewrefresher-training

We would like to invite you to a Partner Benefit Review!
During this session we will highlight the benefits the Chamber offers. You will also meet new fellow members and even some ‘not so new’ members who will join us for a refresher. This workshop will inspire you to learn how to get the most out of our partnership!

If you have any questions, please contact Erin Bruce, Partner Engagement Manager  at 928.204.1123 (ext. 120).

When: December 10 9:00 – 10:00 a.m.
Where: Virtual
RSVP:  Please Register in advance.


Sedona Chamber Nonprofit Leadership Roundtable

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The Sedona Chamber proudly boasts 130 nonprofit members who work every day to support our greater Sedona community. We are here to support them in their work, this quarterly meeting is an added benefit of membership, thanks to the generous program underwriting by the Arizona Community Foundation.

Our next gathering will include networking, coffee and a snack. There will also be two presenters. Pat Schweiss, with the Sedona International Film Festival will speak about Successful Event Volunteer Programs. Judi Smith with Giving Smith will discuss Board Governance.

Not a member, to learn more, contact Erin Bruce, Partner Engagement Manager at ebruce@sedonachamber.com.

When: Wednesday, December 15 from 8:00 – 9:30 a.m.
Where: Mary D. Fisher Theatre, 2030 W State Route 89A, Ste A-3
RSVP:  RSVP here
Contact: Erin Bruce, Partner Engagement Manager with any questions.

For Nonprofit Information and Contacts, go to this Page.


Strategies for Success: Introduction to QuickBooks by Ben Shor, Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor

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Presented by Ben Shor, Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor

Ben Shor PortraitThis seminar is for individuals who are considering purchasing QuickBooks. The seminar will provide you with an overview of QuickBooks, so you have a basic understanding of how it works.

The seminar will review:

• Many aspects of QuickBooks, including setting up customers, invoicing, paying bills, reconciling accounts, producing financial reports, paying sales tax, and many other facets of this software program
• QuickBooks will be projected on a screen, so that you can see what it looks like and how it works
• The differences between QuickBooks Pro, Premier, Mac, the Online versions of QuickBooks, and Quicken

Ben will answer your QuickBooks questions during and after the presentation

To attend the workshop, the Yavapai College policy recommends wearing a mask when entering common spaces of the college building.

When: Thursday, January 13 from 8:00 – 9:00 a.m.
Where: Yavapai College, Sedona Center at 4215 Arts Village Drive, Sedona, AZ – Room 29aps-sponsor-by-250x59
Cost: Free
RSVP: Register HERE

Contact: Erin Bruce, Partner Engagement Manager for more information.


Community Pulse Eventaps-community-pulse-logo

Sedona Chamber of Commerce & Tourism Bureau is excited to invite YOU to the Community Pulse Event, a convening of community leaders from around the greater Sedona region will include representatives from the City of Sedona, Village of Oak Creek, Oak Creek Canyon, and the US Forest Service.

Our goal is to provide a forum for sharing factual information related to how we are collaboratively working to address local issues to ensure the balance between a thriving tourism economy and visitor experience with environmental stewardship and quality of life for our residents.

The event is sponsored by Arizona Public Service (APS).

When: Wednesday, February 9, 2022 from 9:30 – 11 a.m.
Where: The Sedona Performing Arts Center at 995 Upper Red Rock Loop Road
Register to Attend: RSVP to Attend

Contact: Erin Bruce, Partner Engagement Manager for more information.


Strategies for Success: Setting Up QuickBooks Desktop Software Seminar by Ben Shor

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Presented by Ben Shor, Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor

Ben Shor PortraitThis seminar is for individuals who are about to begin using QuickBooks Pro or Premier, or have begun using one of these programs, but are not sure they set it up correctly. The seminar will take you step by step through the process of setting up QuickBooks Pro and Premier.

The seminar will cover:

• The initial set-up
• Customizing the layout
• Setting preferences
• Modifying the Chart of Accounts
• Downloading bank and credit card transactions into QuickBooks
• Adding customers, vendors, and items

To attend the workshop, the Yavapai College policy recommends wearing a mask when entering common spaces of the college building.

When: Thursday, February 17 from 8:00 – 9:00 a.m.
Where: Yavapai College, Sedona Center at 4215 Arts Village Drive, Sedona, AZ – Room 29aps-sponsor-by-250x59
Cost: Free
RSVP: Register HERE

Contact: Erin Bruce, Partner Engagement Manager for more information.


Strategies for Success: Sales Using QuickBooks Desktop Software Seminar by Ben Shor

Handling Sales Using QuickBooks Desktop Software Seminar3_badge_desktop_large
Presented by Ben Shor, Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor

Ben Shor PortraitThis seminar is for individuals who are about to begin using QuickBooks desktop software, or have begun using it, and need further training. The seminar will take you step by step through the process of handling sales in QuickBooks Pro and Premier.

This seminar will cover:

• Entering customer details
• Setting up items
• Creating estimates
• Creating invoices
• Creating sales receipts
• Receiving payments
• Creating a report of money owed by each customer
• Sending statements to customers

To attend the workshop, the Yavapai College policy recommends wearing a mask when entering common spaces of the college building.

When: Thursday, March 10 from 8:00 – 9:00 a.m.
Where: Yavapai College, Sedona Center at 4215 Arts Village Drive, Sedona, AZ – Room 29aps-sponsor-by-250x59
Cost: Free
RSVP: Register HERE

Contact: Erin Bruce, Partner Engagement Manager for more information.


FREE Shredding Event for our Sedona Communityshredding-event

Sedona residents may shred three banker boxes for free. Please lineup in the parking lot at the Sedona Chamber Event sign and remain in your car. For safety reasons, this will be a contactless event. Please place your items to be shred in your back seat or trunk for staff to handle.

When: Wednesday, March 16  from 9:00 – 10:00 a.m.
Where: Sedona Performing Arts Center, Parking Lot

Contact: Erin Bruce, Partner Engagement Manager, for more information


SCORE & SBDC Counseling

Free, confidential business counseling from SCORE (Senior Corp of Retired Executives) and SBDC (Small Business Development Center) is available to any business owner or entrepreneur, whether just starting up or working to improve an existing small business.

When: By Appointment
Where: Mentoring sessions available remotely
RSVP:  Call Wade Bell to schedule your appointment at 609.792.5812 or email him.
Contact: Erin Bruce, Partner Engagement Manager, for more information

For more information on SCORE, click here.
For more information on Yavapai SBDC or Coconino SBDC.


CEO Talk

Sedona Chamber President and CEO, Candace Carr Strauss invites you to the next CEO talk. The topic will be TBD.walk-and-talk-250x200

When:  TBD
Where: Sedona Chamber of Commerce Administrative Office,  45 Sunset Drive, Sedona 86336
Contact: For more information call Jessica Gooch 928.204.1123  ext 100