Chamber Updates

Chamber Updates

December 6, 2019 Chamber Updates is Sponsored by: 

Hello Emporia Area Chamber Member

Plan ahead and set your calendars for the following events

1. RSVP for the Leadership Emporia’s 32nd Class Luncheon Today

The 32nd Class of Leadership Emporia Academy will be recognized at their Celebration Luncheon on Friday, December 13, 2019, beginning at 11:45 a.m., at the Flint Hills Technical College.

Leadership Emporia Academy could not happen without the numerous volunteers who have put the program together. This year’s Celebration Lunch Sponsor is Sparklight and Program Contributor is Subway.

Help the 32nd Class of Leadership Emporia Academy celebrate their accomplishments!  Seating is limited, and reservations must be made by noon, Today, December 6, by calling the Chamber at 342-1600, email vstephens@emporiakschamber.org, or on-line by clicking here.  Lunch is $15 a person.

32nd Leadership Emporia Academy Class Members are:

Danielle Armitage, SOS, Inc., Carla Barnett, Community National Bank , David Brokaw, Agler & Gaeddert Chartered , Shelby Clark, Emporia State University, Jason Gifford, Lyon County Sheriff’s Office ,Bobby Hale, BLI Rentals, Dena Hale, ESB Financial , Teresa Hurlocker, Leadership Matters, Amie Jackson, Lyon County Clerk’s Office, April Jackson, Muckenthaler, Jane Kelley, USD 252, South Lyon County, Brandon Khan, Lyon County,  State Bank, Mindy Larson, Lyon County Sheriff’s Office, Joe Long, Norfolk Iron & Metal, Andrea Myers, Crosswinds Counseling & Wellness, Robyn Nienstedt-Whitaker, Crosswinds Counseling & Wellness, Jason Palmer, Hope Free Methodist Church, Kevin Risley, Emporia Police Department, Rich Sandstrom, Emporia Public Library, Will Senn, Emporia State University, Lori Siebenaler, Emporia Area Chmber & Visitors Bureau, Jordan Sosa, Lyon Country Sheriff’s Office, Ashley Williams, ESB Financial.

2. RSVP to December Business After Hours

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The Emporia Area Chamber and Visitors Bureau will host a Business After Hours on Thursday, December 12, from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. sponsored by the Flinthills Mall, Coach’s Neighborhood Grill & Bar, and Nex-Tech Wireless, 1632 Industrial Rd.

Begin with appetizers and a mixer at Coach’s Neighborhood Grill & Bar then head over to Nex-Tech Wireless for more fun and exciting door prizes.

Reservations are required to attend this event and can be called in to the Chamber office at 342-1600 or completed online by clicking here, or email ataylor@emporiakschamber.org to RSVP.

3. Advertise in the 2020 Emporia Relocation Magazine

The Emporia Area Chamber is once again partnering with The Emporia Gazette to produce the distinguished Emporia Relocation magazine.  The Chamber will distribute this far-reaching publication all over the United States in response to inquiries from prospective businesses and individuals considering a move to our area.  In addition, it is used by businesses when recruiting employees to their business.  Advertising in this high-quality magazine, helps make a statement about your commitment to the Chamber and the community as a whole. The magazine will include a business directory in which our members will be listed.

For more information and details click the link provided https://emporiakschamber.org/advertise-with-your-emporia-area-chamber-for-our-2020-relocation-magazine/ 

4. Longtime Central Care Center Doctor, Jorge Wong, to Retire

The Emporia Central Care Cancer Center is announcing the retirement of Radiation Oncologist, Dr. Jorge Wong.  After almost 20 years, Dr. Wong’s last day serving patients will be January 3, 2020.

Dr. Wong has been a member of the American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology, the American College of Radiology, the Radiation Therapy Oncology Group, the Sedgwick Osteopathic Association, the Harvey County Medical Society, the Sedgwick Medical Society and the Kansas Radiological Society.

To commemorate Dr. Wong’s distinguished career, an open house retirement reception will be held on Wednesday, December 18, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. at the Central Care Cancer Center in Emporia.  The public is invited to attend.

5. Skyline Restaurant announces Holiday themed lunch

Sodexo Dining Services will be hosting a holiday themed lunch in the Skyline Restaurant, within the Memorial Union at Emporia State University, Monday, December 9. The buffet fee will be $8 adults; $5 for kids ages 5-11 and free for kids ages 4 and under. Lunch will be served from 11 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Cash and credit cards will be accepted as payment.

For more information email catering@emporia.edu or call (620) 341-5907.

   

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

Thank you, CLINT BOWYER AUTOPLEX for sponsoring today’s Chamber Update!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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December 2, 2019 Chamber Updates is Sponsored by: 

Hello Emporia Area Chamber Member

Plan ahead and set your calendars for the following events

1. RSVP Deadline Today for the final 2019 Group Lunch of the year

Enjoy a delicious prime rib stew and homemade bread at the Gufler Mansion for the end of the 2019 Group Lunch year Wednesday, December 4, at 12:00 (noon) located at 612 West 12th Ave. Cost is $10 and payment is due upon arrival. Call 342-1600, email, ataylor@emporiakschamber.org or online at https://emporiakschamber.org/group-lunch/.

2. The 42nd Annual Community Christmas Parade “A Super Hero Christmas” & Letters to Santa

The biggest Super Hero of the holiday season “Santa Claus” is coming to downtown Emporia Tuesday, December 3 at 7:00 p.m. Bring your friends, family, and a cup of cheer and witness the 42nd Annual community Christmas Parade, “A Super Hero Christmas.”

Join the Christmas lighting and dedication at 6:30 p.m., in front of the Trusler Business Center, 719 Commercial Street.

Don’t forget, Santa’s mailbox will be located outside the Emporia Area Chamber office the night of the parade. Then it will be at the Emporia Public Library, 110 E. 6th Ave. from December 4- 18. All letters dropped off for Santa that include contact information (name & address) will receive a letter from Santa.

3. Celebrate Leadership Emporia’s 32nd Class 

The 32nd Class of Leadership Emporia Academy will be recognized at their Celebration Luncheon on Friday, December 13, 2019, beginning at 11:45 a.m., at the Flint Hills Technical College.

Leadership Emporia Academy could not happen without the numerous volunteers who have put the program together. This year’s Celebration Lunch Sponsor is Sparklight and Program Contributor is Subway.

Help the 32nd Class of Leadership Emporia Academy celebrate their accomplishments!  Seating is limited, and reservations must be made by noon, Friday, December 6, by calling the Chamber at 342-1600, email vstephens@emporiakschamber.org, or on-line by clicking here.  Lunch is $15 a person.

32nd Leadership Emporia Academy Class Members are:

Danielle Armitage, SOS, Inc., Carla Barnett, Community National Bank , David Brokaw, Agler & Gaeddert Chartered , Shelby Clark, Emporia State University, Jason Gifford, Lyon County Sheriff’s Office ,Bobby Hale, BLI Rentals, Dena Hale, ESB Financial , Teresa Hurlocker, Leadership Matters, Amie Jackson, Lyon County Clerk’s Office, April Jackson, Muckenthaler, Jane Kelley, USD 252, South Lyon County, Brandon Khan, Lyon County,  State Bank, Mindy Larson, Lyon County Sheriff’s Office, Joe Long, Norfolk Iron & Metal, Andrea Myers, Crosswinds Counseling & Wellness, Robyn Nienstedt-Whitaker, Crosswinds Counseling & Wellness, Jason Palmer, Hope Free Methodist Church, Kevin Risley, Emporia Police Department, Rich Sandstrom, Emporia Public Library, Will Senn, Emporia State University, Lori Siebenaler, Emporia Area Chmber & Visitors Bureau, Jordan Sosa, Lyon Country Sheriff’s Office, Ashley Williams, ESB Financial.

4. Advertise in the 2020 Emporia Relocation Magazine

The Emporia Area Chamber is once again partnering with The Emporia Gazette to produce the distinguished Emporia Relocation magazine.  The Chamber will distribute this far-reaching publication all over the United States in response to inquiries from prospective businesses and individuals considering a move to our area.  In addition, it is used by businesses when recruiting employees to their business.  Advertising in this high-quality magazine, helps make a statement about your commitment to the Chamber and the community as a whole. The magazine will include a business directory in which our members will be listed.

For more information and details click the link provided https://emporiakschamber.org/advertise-with-your-emporia-area-chamber-for-our-2020-relocation-magazine/

   

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

Thank you, BLUESTEM & LYON COUNTY STATE BANK  for sponsoring today’s Chamber Update!

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