Emporia Chamber Updates

 

Chamber Updates

September 28, 2020 Emporia Area Chamber Updates is Sponsored by:

1. Coffee & Conversation

Join Coffee & Conversation Thursday, October 1 at 9:00 a.m., as LeLan Dains and Kristi Mohn from Lifetime give an update on what is happening at Lifetime and the future direction they are taking with the world-renowned gravel race.

RSVP your attendance in person or virtually through zoom. Any persons who would like to attend this event virtually will receive an email notification the day before. RSVP to ataylor@emporiakschamber.org or call 620-342-1600.

2. October Group Lunch

Step into the Fall season and join Group Lunch Wednesday, October 7 at 12:00 (noon). Group Lunch takes place the first Wednesday of every month. Each month get matched with a different group and enjoy a delicious lunch at a local Chamber member restaurant. Lunch is on your own.

RSVP at https://emporiakschamber.org/group-lunch/, call (620) 342-1600 or email ataylor@emporiakschamber.org.

3. Lyon County CARES Grant Opportunity

Lyon County is offering a Small Business Economic Development Relief Grant with funds they have received through the CARES Act coronavirus relief fund.

The program is designed to help with immediate and expected needs for existing businesses due to COVID-19, including working capital, inventory, wages, utilities or rent.  The maximum amount of each award will be determined at a later date.  It has been designed to be a broader program as compared to others linked to the CARES Act.

Deadline to submit applications is October 9, 2020.  You may download your application by clicking:  https://lyoncounty.org/index/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Fillable-Lyon-Co-Business-Application-Packet.pdf. Completed applications need to emailed to lyoncoed@gmail.com. Questions can be emailed to Garrett Nordstrom at gasinfo33@gmail.com

4. Drive Thru Flu Shot Clinic

Flint Hills Community Health Center and Newman Regional Health are offering Drive Thru Flu Shot Clinics in October.

Flint Hills Community Health Center will hold their flu shot clinic on Friday, October 2, at the Health Center in Emporia from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Then on Friday, October 9 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Eureka Clinic.

Newman Regional Health will host their drive thru flu shot clinic Tuesday, October 6th at the Lyon County Fairgrounds, Anderson Building Parking Lot from noon to 7:00 p.m.

The shot is free with most forms of health insurance, Medicare or Medicaid, as some restrictions do apply. Masks will be required to be worn at all locations.

5. 11th Annual Denim & Diamonds BBQ

The 11th Annual Denim & Diamonds BBQ will be held Wednesday, October 7th from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., located in the Newman Regional Health parking lot off of 12th Avenue. Get your orders in and enjoy a BBQ sandwich, sides, and a drink for $7.

Delivery, pickup, and drive thru orders only. Minimum order of 5 is required for delivery.  All proceeds will support the relocation and renovation of Newman Therapy Services. Contact Kathryn Martin, kmartin@newmanrh.org or (620) 343-6800 ext. 21920.

 

Contact Amanda Taylor, Public Relations Coordinator, for more information.
Emporia Area Chamber of Commerce, 719 Commercial St., Emporia, KS 66801

Thank you, VEKTEK for sponsoring today’s Emporia Area Chamber Update!

 

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September 25, 2020 Emporia Area Chamber Updates is Sponsored by:

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1. Sommers Auto Plaza Ribbon Cutting 

  • Join us  today with Sommers Auto Plaza at 11:30 a.m., located at 1806 W. 6th

2. October Group Lunch 

Step into the Fall season and join Group Lunch Wednesday, October 7 at 12:00 (noon) Group Lunch takes place the first Wednesday of every month. Each month get matched with a different group and enjoy a delicious lunch at a local Chamber member restaurant. Lunch is on your own.

RSVP at https://emporiakschamber.org/group-lunch/, call (620) 342-1600 or email ataylor@emporiakschamber.org.

3. Coffee & Conversation

Join Coffee & Conversation Thursday, October 1 at 9:00 a.m., as LeLan Dains and Kristi Mohn from Lifetime give an update on what is happening at Lifetime and the future direction they are taking with the world-renowned gravel race.

RSVP your attendance in person or virtually through zoom. Any persons who would like to attend this event virtually will receive an email notification the day before. RSVP to ataylor@emporiakschamber.org or call 620-342-1600.

4. Census 2020 Event

Emporia Public Schools and Emporia Migrant Education Program will be giving away tickets to those who complete the CENSUS onsite for a Free Taco or a piece of sweet bread, tomorrow Saturday, September 26 at 11:00 a.m., located at Panaderia Progresso y Tortas El Toro, 602 E 6th Ave.

 

Contact Amanda Taylor, Public Relations Coordinator, for more information.
Emporia Area Chamber of Commerce, 719 Commercial St., Emporia, KS 66801

Thank you, EVCO WHOLESALE & SAUDER CUSTOM FABRICATION for sponsoring today’s Emporia Area Chamber Update! &

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