Education Fair to Highlight Educational Options for Chilhowie

CHILHOWIE, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#schoolchoice–Parents interested in exploring different educational options for their
children are invited to the 2017 Education Fair of Smyth County from 2
to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017 (snow date: Jan. 31) at Chilhowie
Christian Church.

The Chamber of Commerce of Smyth County is hosting the education fair,
in partnership with National School Choice Week. The event will feature
information on public and private schools and resources for families
interested in home schooling.

This event is planned to coincide with the history-making celebration of
National School Choice Week 2017, which will feature more than 21,000
school choice events across all 50 states.

“We are excited to host the Education Fair of Smyth County. We want to
connect parents with different education options in Smyth County. We
also want to provide resources for adults to continue their education,”
said Sarah Gillespie, executive director of the Chamber of Commerce of
Smyth County. “And finally, we would like for private schools, public
schools, field trip locations and other educational opportunities to
network and use each other for the benefit of our children.”

For more information, contact the Chamber at (276) 783-3161 or

As a nonpartisan, nonpolitical public awareness effort, National School
Choice Week shines a positive spotlight on effective education options
for students, families, and communities around the country.

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Chamber of Commerce of Smyth County
Sarah Gillespie, 276-783-3161