Reading Chapter

Featured Event

Dorney Park

Day at Dorney Park

Oct. 7 | 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Join the Lehigh Valley Chapter for its annual day at Dorney Park. Celebrate the season with The Great Pumpkin Fest where kids can enjoy scare-free Halloween entertainment presented by the PEANUTS. Looking for a scare? Halloween Haunt offers frightening attractions like immersive mazes and thrilling shows.

Registration includes parking ($20 value), a ticket to the park, and a catered meal.

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Upcoming Events


Behavioral Interviewing and Employee Retention Costs

Oct. 17 | 7:30-10:00 a.m.
Berks County Community Foundation

The Reading Chapter Business and Industry Committee presents a program with Chet Mosteller, founder and president of Mosteller & Associates. Hear this respected professional with extensive experience in human resources discuss behavioral interviewing, the high cost of employee turnover, and employee retention costs in today’s business climate.

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Latest Reading Chapter Event


Happy Hour on the Patio

The Reading Chapter Cooperation with the Bar Committee and the Berks County Bar Association met for a night of drinks, appetizers, and networking on July 25 at the Berkshire Country Club. Donations of socks, gloves, and hats were also collected for the less fortunate in their community. View photos >


2017 Summer Outing

Reading Chapter members gathered July 10 for a day of golf at Golden Oaks, followed by dinner at Fish Pond West. Attendees enjoyed a meal of steak and lobster over red and white checkered cloths, which have become emblematic of the event. View photos >


2017 Reading Chapter Annual Meeting

Chapter members met at Stokesay Castle on May 18 for the Chapter Annual Meeting and a game of whodunit. New leadership was inducted and successful candidates and honored guests were recognized. The Volunteer Service Award recipient, Franki Aitken, was also honored. View photos >

2017 Economic Forecast and Trends and Pa. Business Update

Kamran Afshar and Dave Patti discussed global and national economic forecasts and business trends at the Reading Chapter's program on May 12. Learn about Pennsylvania’s business environment and what is being done to make our state more business friendly.

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Inspire Future CPAs in the Classroom

Meet with students, teach financial literacy concepts, and discuss careers in accounting. The PICPA has prepared presentations for speakers. Partner with a school from our list or establish a partnership of your own.

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Keith R. Hoffman

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