• Encounter Oak Ridge

  • Encounter Oak Ridge is a four-session program designed to introduce Oak Ridge to new residents, new employees and everyone interested in learning more about the community where they live and/or work.

    Each session will focus on different aspects of the Oak Ridge community.

    Participants will be introduced to the unique aspects of Oak Ridge - a small, southern town with international influence and impact.

    The cost to participate in the program is $400 per person and includes meals, transportation and program costs. Unless otherwise noted, all sessions take place on Monday afternoons from 2:00-7:00 p.m. Millennium Partners receive a 10% discount.

    To register for the program, click here.



    • September 9, 3:00 - 8:00 p.m. - "Opening the Gate: an Introduction to Oak Ridge" - History, tour, dinner and attend Oak Ridge City Council Meeting
    • September 16 - "The Federal Presence & Oak Ridge Partners: $3B in Your Backyard" - Tour Federal Sites
    • September 23 - "Challenges & Opportunities: City and County Leaders and the Issues They Face" - Learn how issues are being addressed for the community's future
    • September 30 - "Life in Oak Ridge" - Learn about the numerous enrichment opportunities and the Oak Ridge Quality of Life; reception with Oak Ridge leaders

    To download a brochure with a registration form, click here. To register online, click here