Chamber Chat April 28, 2017

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209 E Main #104., Beloit, KS 67420 ¨ 785-738-2717 ¨ beloitchamber@nckcn.com

Chamber Chat

Beloit Relays

Just a reminder the 77th Beloit Relays will be taking place today at Trojan Stadium.  Field events will start at 10am.  Preliminaries will start at 11am followed by the 3200m run and the running event finals.

PARTICIPATING SCHOOLS 1-2A

Bennington, Clifton/Clyde, Ell-Saline, Lakeside, Lincoln, Logan, Osborne, Pike Valley, Republic Co., Rock Hills, St. Johns-Beloit, Salina Christian, Salina-Sacred Heart, Smith Center, Solomon, Southern Cloud, Sylvan-Lucas, Tescott, Tipton, Thunder Ridge, Washington Co., Wilson

3-4A Abilene, Beloit, Chapman, Clay Center, Concordia, Ellsworth, Marion, Minneapolis, Phillipsburg, Riley County, Russell, Southeast of Saline

There will be a lot of people in Beloit so please welcome everyone with a smile!

 

Beloit Community Wide Garage Sale

The Beloit Community Wide Garage Sale will take place on Saturday, April 29th.  Sign up at the Waconda Trader & get two FREE Community-Wide Garage Sale signs & your sale location on the map with your PAID ad.  Cost is $6.00 for up to 10 words & $.50 per word thereafter.

Deadline is Noon, Friday, April 21st.  For more information contact the Trader at 738-2424.

 

Chamber Coffee! 

Join us for the “Chamber Coffee” Friday, May 12th at NCK Tech Conference Room, 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. (come and go) there will be tours of the house built by the students.

There will be refreshments and tons of networking!

 

Kettle Specials

Grilled Cheese: “The Tailgater” Texas Red Chili with beans, cheddar and Monterey Jack cheeses

Drink: Deschutes Mirror Pond Pale Ale, $3.50

 

 

Port Library

Genealogy Workshop & Informational Meeting

Saturday, May 6th

1:30pm-3pm

Port Library

Free and open to the public

Sponsored by:

Desire Tobey Sears Chapter KSDAR

And Kansas Society DAR

 

Kettle Events

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Beloit Typewriter Exchange

Book Signing by Lora K Reiter

Thursday, May 11th 10am-1pm

“From Ash Creek to China & Back

plus her other books will also be available.

Beloit Typewriter Exchange, 111 E Main St. Beloit, KS

 

KVSV Broadcast Schedule

Hear Kansas City Royals Baseball on AM1190 KVSV The Mix

Friday, April 28….MINNESOTA…………………………6:30pm

Saturday, April 29…MINNESOTA……………………..5:30pm

Sunday, April 30…..MINNESOTA……………………..12:30pm

Monday May 1st………….CHICAGO WHITE SOX…..6:30pm

Tuesday May 2nd………….CHICAGO WHITE SOX…..6:30pm

Wednesday May 3rd……..CHICAGO WHITE SOX…..6:30pm

Thursday May 4th………….CHICAGO WHITE SOX….12:30pm

Friday May 5th………………CLEVELAND …………………6:30pm

Saturday May 6th………….CLEVELAND………………….2:30pm

Sunday May 7th…………….CLEVELAND………………….12:30pm

 

Leadership Mitchell County

We are now accepting applications for the next Leadership Mitchell County Class 18! Please help us by nominating a friend, co-worker or family member who is from Osborne County, Jewell County or Mitchell County. Applications are due by June 1, 2017!

Visit our website and download the application here:

http://www.leadershipmitchellcounty.org/appbrochure.html

 

Beloit Area Prayer Breakfast

BELOIT AREA PRAYER BREAKFAST 

THURSDAY, MAY 4, 2017

6:30 to 7:45 AM

First United Methodist Church

Fellowship Hall

801 N. Bell St., Beloit, KS 67420

Speaker: Robert Davis

Local Businessman, Husband, Father  and Dedicated Follower of Jesus

Who will share about his prayer journey.

The breakfast is free. Donations are welcomed to help with similar future events.

Co-sponsored by the Beloit Ministerial Association and a group of local volunteers.

2017 National Day of Prayer Theme:

For Your Great Name’s Sake

Hear Us…Forgive Us…Heal Us!

Based on Daniel 9:9

 

The Pet Connection Tie-Dye Taco Tuesday

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Relay for Life Community Events 

Hopping for Hope at Sonic

Relay for Life volunteers are carhopping for hope at the Sonic in Beloit April 28 from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. where all cash tips will benefit Relay for Life. So stop by to eat or enjoy a special treat and donate to Relay for Life on April 28. If you would like to volunteer to work a two-hour shift contact Beth Holling at 785-545-5477. For more information visit www.facebook.com/RFLMitchellOsborneJewellKS 

Join Relay for Life at the Movies  

Join Relay for Life of Mitchell, Osborne and Jewell Counties (RFL) in celebrating another year with a Movie Event to launch the Relay for Life season. RFL invites all to attend the special showing of 50/50 at Solomon Valley Cinema in Beloit at 2:00 p.m. on April 29.

Cancer survivors and one caretaker can attend the movie for free. Please wear your purple shirt and RSVP to Bev Wiese at 785-373-6652. Individuals who have joined or formed a Team for RFL of Mitchell, Osborne and Jewell Counties online at www.relayforlife.org can attend for free. Community members are encouraged to join in on the fun by purchasing a $5.00 ticket at the door. For more information visit www.facebook.com/RFLMitchellOsborneJewellKS .

Cancer Tees Me Off

Relay for Life of Mitchell, Osborne and Jewell Counties hosts a Glow-in-the-dark Golf Tournament Saturday, May 6 at 3:00 p.m. Entry fee of $200 includes: supper, 1 free drink, mulligans, glow-in-the-dark supplies, 4 luminaries per team, and hole-in-one prize entry you’re your entire team. Teams must have one lady per team for the 4-person scramble. Glow packages to decorate your cart will be available to purchase day of the event. To register, contact: Stephanie Chancellor at steph@fnbbeloit.com, 785-738-8900 or Christie Fouts at cmfouts87@gmail.com, 785-346-6497. Registration deadline is May 1. 

Join the American Cancer Society at a Relay For Life® for Mitchell, Osborne & Jewell County

Join the fight against cancer and the movement to create a world with more birthdays, by participating in the American Cancer Society Relay For Life® on Saturday, June 3 at Chautauqua Park in Beloit starting at 4:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. This inspiring event unites the entire community in celebrating those who have had cancer, remembering loved ones lost, and providing an opportunity to fight back against the disease. Relay For Life supports the Society’s mission to save lives by helping people stay well, by helping people get well, by finding cures and by fighting back. To register for this FREE, family friendly event, or for more information, visit RelayForLife.org, or www.facebook.com/RFLMitchellOsborneJewellKS, or call 1-800-227-2345, or e-mail relayforlife.beloit@gmail.com

 

Mitchell County Clean-Up

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Heart Choices

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Have Any Exciting News to Share?

The Chamber wants to help spread the word about your business.  “Noteworthy News” is your opportunity to do just that.  It’s a great way to inform other Chamber members about anything that’s new within your organization.  Fill us in on what’s happening from staff changes to a new product or service.  Send it to beloitchamber@nckcn.com by Thursday at noon and I will include it in Chamber Chat!

 

Calendar of Events

Friday, April 28th – Beloit Relays – Trojan Stadium

Saturday, April 29th – City Wide Garage Sale

Saturday, April 29th – 9am-4pm – Conscious Discipline Workshop – Guaranty State Bank

Monday, May 1st– Saturday, May 6th – 8am-4pm – Mitchell County Clean-up

Monday, May 1st – 7pm – Mitchell County Fair Board – Guaranty State Bank

Tuesday, May 2nd – Noon – Rotary – Trail Room, Muni

Wednesday, May 3rd – Noon – Lions Club – NCK Tech

Thursday, May 4th – 6:30am-7:45am – Beloit Area Prayer Breakfast – United Methodist Church

Thursday, May 4th – Noon – Mitchell County Tourism – Courthouse

Saturday, May 6th – 1:30pm-3pm – Genealogy Workshop & Informational Meeting – Port            Library

Monday, May 8th – 5:30pm – Mitchell County Historical Society – Museum

Tuesday, May 9th – Noon – Rotary – Trail Room

Tuesday, May 9th – 7pm – Cassiopeia

Wednesday, May 10th – Noon – Lions Club – NCK Tech

Thursday, May 11th – Noon – Chamber Board

Friday, May 12th – 9am-10:30am – Chamber Coffee – NCK Tech Student Union

Tuesday, May 16th – Noon – Rotary – Trail Room

Wednesday, May 17th – 9:30am – Beloit Ministerial Association

Wednesday, May 17th – Noon – Lions Club – NCK Tech

Thursday, May 18th – 12:30pm – SVED Board

Saturday, May 20th – Glen Elder City Wide Garage Sale

Tuesday, May 23rd – Noon – Rotary – Trail Room

Wednesday, May 24th – Noon – Lions Club – NCK Tech

Saturday, May 26th – Monday, May 29th – Memorial Day Activities

 

 

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Chamber Chat April 21, 2017

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209 E Main #104., Beloit, KS 67420 ¨ 785-738-2717 ¨ beloitchamber@nckcn.com

 

Chamber Chat

Welcome New Chamber Member! 

The Chamber would like to welcome Posh as the newest member of the Chamber!  Posh is a full service salon that includes hair/nails, lash extensions, spa services, clothing, jewelry & accessories and an Aveda concept salon.   

Stop by 111 S Mill St. or call 785-534-1972 to book an appointment with Kasey, Tammi, Anita or Jenn!  

Congratulations to Posh on their beautiful downtown location and becoming a member of the Chamber.

 

Beloit Community Wide Garage Sale

The Beloit Community Wide Garage Sale will take place on Saturday, April 29th.  Sign up at the Waconda Trader & get two FREE Community-Wide Garage Sale signs & your sale location on the map with your PAID ad.  Cost is $6.00 for up to 10 words & $.50 per word thereafter.

Deadline is Noon, Friday, April 21st.  For more information contact the Trader at 738-2424.

 

Chamber Coffee! 

Join us for the “Chamber Coffee” Friday, May 12th at NCK Tech Conference Room, 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. (come and go)  There will be tours of the house built by the students.

There will be refreshments and tons of networking!

 

KVSV GM John Swanson Honored

Each year the Kansas Basketball Coaches Association names a winner of the media award given to a journalist or broadcaster that provides outstanding high school basketball coverage in the state of Kansas.

This year’s winner is KVSV Beloit’s GM John Swanson. John has been at KVSV since 1988….He has been the play by play voice of the Beloit High Trojans and St Johns Blujays since 1996.  Swanson has won numerous sports play by play awards from the Kansas Association of Broadcasters including 3 First Place awards in the state in the small market radio category in 2003, 2013 and 2016.

Some of the previous winners of the KBCA Media award include….Catch It Kansas-Wichita…WIBW Radio Sports Crew Topeka…Bruce Steinbrock formerly of WIBW Radio in Topeka…Chris Allison KGSO Radio in Wichita…Matt Walters KMAN Radio in Manhattan…and Rick Peterson and Brent Maycock of the Topeka Capitol Journal.

An awards ceremony will take place Saturday afternoon June 24th at 1:30pm at Pioneer Hall on the campus of Kansas Wesleyan University in Salina.  The Girls and Boys KBCA All Star Games will be played that evening.  Davis Dubbert of St Johns Tipton will play in the boys game.

“It’s a great honor to receive this award. It means alot!” …said Swanson.  “Just like in basketball it takes a great team effort to win…..in radio …it takes a great team to provide quality sports broadcasts and that is what we have at KVSV.”  Swanson also added…”We’ve never received any awards for this (laughing)….but B.J. and I figured up that I’ve probably told over 3100 jokes on the KVSV Morning show in the last dozen years or so too.

John Swanson still serves as GM, Morning Show co-host and High School Sports Play By Play Announcer at KVSV AM1190 The Mix and The Gold Standard in Music KVSV FM 105.5 in Beloit.

 

Kettle Specials

Grilled Cheese: “El Desayuno” Chorizo, diced peppers & onions, fried egg, Monterey Jack cheese

Drink: Goats do Roam White Blend, $4/$16

 

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KVSV Broadcast Schedule

Hear Kansas City Royals Baseball on AM1190 KVSV The Mix

Friday April 21st………….at Texas…………….6:30pm

Saturday April 22nd…….at Texas…………….6:30pm

Sunday April 23rd………..at Texas……………1:30pm

 

Relay for Life Community Events 

Join Relay for Life at the Movies  

Join Relay for Life of Mitchell, Osborne and Jewell Counties (RFL) in celebrating another year with a Movie Event to launch the Relay for Life season. RFL invites all to attend the special showing of 50/50 at Solomon Valley Cinema in Beloit at 2:00 p.m. on April 29.

Cancer survivors and one caretaker can attend the movie for free. Please wear your purple shirt and RSVP to Bev Wiese at 785-373-6652. Individuals who have joined or formed a Team for RFL of Mitchell, Osborne and Jewell Counties online at www.relayforlife.org can attend for free. Community members are encouraged to join in on the fun by purchasing a $5.00 ticket at the door. For more information visit www.facebook.com/RFLMitchellOsborneJewellKS 

Hopping for Hope at Sonic

Relay for Life volunteers are carhopping for hope at the Sonic in Beloit April 28 from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. where all cash tips will benefit Relay for Life. So stop by to eat or enjoy a special treat and donate to Relay for Life on April 28. If you would like to volunteer to work a two-hour shift contact Beth Holling at 785-545-5477. For more information visit www.facebook.com/RFLMitchellOsborneJewellKS.

Cancer Tees Me Off

Relay for Life of Mitchell, Osborne and Jewell Counties hosts a Glow-in-the-dark Golf Tournament Saturday, May 6 at 3:00 p.m. Entry fee of $200 includes: supper, 1 free drink, mulligans, glow-in-the-dark supplies, 4 luminaries per team, and hole-in-one prize entry you’re your entire team. Teams must have one lady per team for the 4-person scramble. Glow packages to decorate your cart will be available to purchase day of the event. To register, contact: Stephanie Chancellor at steph@fnbbeloit.com, 785-738-8900 or Christie Fouts at cmfouts87@gmail.com, 785-346-6497. Registration deadline is May 1. 

Join the American Cancer Society at a Relay For Life® for Mitchell, Osborne & Jewell County

Join the fight against cancer and the movement to create a world with more birthdays, by participating in the American Cancer Society Relay For Life® on Saturday, June 3 at Chautauqua Park in Beloit starting at 4:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. This inspiring event unites the entire community in celebrating those who have had cancer, remembering loved ones lost, and providing an opportunity to fight back against the disease. Relay For Life supports the Society’s mission to save lives by helping people stay well, by helping people get well, by finding cures and by fighting back. To register for this FREE, family friendly event, or for more information, visit RelayForLife.org, or www.facebook.com/RFLMitchellOsborneJewellKS, or call 1-800-227-2345, or e-mail relayforlife.beloit@gmail.com

 

Easy to Love, Difficult to Discipline Workshop

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Mitchell County Clean-Up

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Beloit Area Prayer Breakfast

BELOIT AREA PRAYER BREAKFAST 

THURSDAY, MAY 4, 2017

6:30 to 7:45 AM

First United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall

801 N. Bell St., Beloit, KS 67420

Speaker: Robert Davis

Local Businessman, Husband, Father and Dedicated Follower of Jesus

Who will share about his prayer journey.

The breakfast is free. Donations are welcomed to help with similar future events.

Co-sponsored by the Beloit Ministerial Association and a group of local volunteers.

2017 National Day of Prayer Theme:

For Your Great Name’s Sake

Hear Us…Forgive Us…Heal Us!

Based on Daniel 9:9

 

Leadership Mitchell County

We are now accepting applications for the next Leadership Mitchell County Class 18! Please help us by nominating a friend, co-worker or family member who is from Osborne County, Jewell County or Mitchell County. Applications are due by June 1, 2017!

Visit our website and download the application here:

http://www.leadershipmitchellcounty.org/appbrochure.html

 

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Thank You for renewing your Membership

The following businesses have reinvested in the community through the Beloit Area Chamber of Commerce.   

¨       Crop Production Services

 

Have Any Exciting News to Share?

The Chamber wants to help spread the word about your business.  “Noteworthy News” is your opportunity to do just that.  It’s a great way to inform other Chamber members about anything that’s new within your organization.  Fill us in on what’s happening from staff changes to a new product or service.  Send it to beloitchamber@nckcn.com by Thursday at noon and I will include it in Chamber Chat!

 

Calendar of Events

Tuesday, April 25th – 11am – Arbor Day Celebration – Chautauqua Park

Tuesday, April 25th – Noon – Rotary – Trail Room, Muni

Wednesday, April 26th – Noon – Lions Club – NCK Tech

Friday, April 28th – Beloit Relays – Trojan Stadium

Saturday, April 29th – City Wide Garage Sale

Saturday, April 29th – 9am-4pm – Conscious Discipline Workshop – Guaranty State Bank

Monday, May 1st– Saturday, May 6th – 8am-4pm – Mitchell County Clean-up

Monday, May 1st – 7pm – Mitchell County Fair Board – Guaranty State Bank

Tuesday, May 2nd – Noon – Rotary – Trail Room, Muni

Wednesday, May 3rd – Noon – Lions Club – NCK Tech

Thursday, May 4th – 6:30am-7:45am – Beloit Area Prayer Breakfast – United Methodist Church

Thursday, May 4th – Noon – Mitchell County Tourism – Courthouse

Monday, May 8th – 5:30pm – Mitchell County Historical Society – Museum

Tuesday, May 9th – Noon – Rotary – Trail Room

Tuesday, May 9th – 7pm – Cassiopeia

Wednesday, May 10th – Noon – Lions Club – NCK Tech

Thursday, May 11th – Noon – Chamber Board

Friday, May 12th – 9am-10:30am – Chamber Coffee – NCK Tech Student Union

Tuesday, May 16th – Noon – Rotary – Trail Room

Wednesday, May 17th – 9:30am – Beloit Ministerial Association

Wednesday, May 17th – Noon – Lions Club – NCK Tech

Thursday, May 18th – 12:30pm – SVED Board

Saturday, May 20th – Glen Elder City Wide Garage Sale

Tuesday, May 23rd – Noon – Rotary – Trail Room

Wednesday, May 24th – Noon – Lions Club – NCK Tech

Saturday, May 26th – Monday, May 29th – Memorial Day Activities

 

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Chamber Chat April 14, 2017

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209 E Main #104., Beloit, KS 67420 ¨ 785-738-2717 ¨ beloitchamber@nckcn.com

Chamber Chat

Beloit Easter Egg Hunt

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Glen Elder Easter Egg Hunt

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Hilltop Lodge Assisted Living

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Spring Market

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Chamber Coffee! 

Join us for the “Chamber Coffee” Friday, May 12th at NCK Tech Conference Room, 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. (come and go)  There will be tours of the house built by the students.

There will be refreshments and tons of networking!

 

Kettle Specials

Grilled Cheese: “The Zarya” beef stroganoff-style with Havarti  

Drink: Wichita Brewing Co Beers, $3.50

 

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KVSV Broadcast Schedule

Hear Kansas City Royals Baseball on AM1190 KVSV The Mix

Friday April 14…………L.A. Angels…….6:30pm

Saturday April 15…….L.A. Angels…….5:30pm

Sunday April 16……L.A. Angels…….12:30pm

 

Beloit Community Blood Drive

Blood Drive

Beloit Community

NCK Wellness Center Gym

3033 US Hwy 24

Tuesday, April 18

Noon-6pm

Please call 1-800-RED-CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit redcrossblood.org and enter:  Beloit to schedule an appointment.

 

Beloit Community Wide Garage Sale

The Beloit Community Wide Garage Sale will take place on Saturday, April 29th.  Sign up at the Waconda Trader & get two FREE Community-Wide Garage Sale signs & your sale location on the map with your PAID ad.  Cost is $6.00 for up to 10 words & $.50 per word thereafter.

Deadline is Noon, Friday, April 21st.  For more information contact the Trader at 738-2424.

 

COMMUNITY TO UNITE TO FIGHT CANCER

American Cancer Society Relay For Life Kicks Off with Movie Event

Join Relay for Life of Mitchell, Osborne and Jewell Counties (RFL) in celebrating another year with a Movie Event to launch the Relay for Life season. RFL invites all to attend the special showing of 50/50 at Solomon Valley Cinema in Beloit at 2:00 p.m. on April 29.

Cancer survivors and one caretaker can attend the movie for free. Please wear your purple shirt and RSVP to Bev Wiese at 785-373-6652 by April 15.

Individuals who have joined or formed a Team for RFL of Mitchell, Osborne and Jewell Counties online at www.relayforlife.org by April 15 can attend for free. Community members are encouraged to join in on the fun by purchasing a $5.00 ticket at the door.

Actors Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Seth Rogen team up to beat the odds in a film that Peter Travers of Rolling Stone calls “achingly hilarious and heartfelt.” Diagnosed with spinal cancer, 27-year-old Adam (Gordon-Levitt) navigates the road to recovery with the sometimes overbearing support of his crude best friend (Rogen), his smothering mother (Anjelica Huston) and an inexperienced therapist (Anna Kendrick). Inspired by a true story, 50/50 is an honest yet hysterically funny account of a young man’s journey towards healing.

A special thank you to our sponsors for making the movie event possible: Farmway Co-op, S&S Drug, Cunningham Telephone & Cable, H&R Block, Fouts Insurance and Solomon Valley Cinema.

Donations are welcome. Money raised will fight cancer by helping people stay well and get well, by finding cures, and by fighting back.  All proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society. 

The American Cancer Society Relay For Life is a community celebration where individuals and teams camp out, picnic, dance, play games and take turns circling around a track “relay” style to raise funds and fight cancer.  The event opens as cancer survivors lead the way around the track and are honored with the Survivor Lap.  As the sun begins to set, the warm glow of hundreds of luminaria light the field in an emotional silent ceremony. Each bag lit is in honor of a loved one who won the fight against cancer or in remembrance of a special someone who lost their battle. The American Cancer Society Relay For Life represents hope in that those lost to cancer will not be forgotten, that those who face cancer will be supported, and that one day, cancer will be eliminated.

Started in 1985, Relay For Life began with one man who circled around a track for 24 hours raising $27,000.  This year, Relay For Life has grown to more than 5,200 communities and more than 25 countries worldwide.

The RFL of Mitchell, Osborne, and Jewell Counties event takes place Saturday, June 3, 2017 at Chautauqua Park in Beloit from 4:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. To find out more information visit www.facebook.com/RFLMitchellOsborneJewellKS

 

Relay for Life Community Events 

Hopping for Hope at Sonic

Relay for Life volunteers are carhopping for hope at the Sonic in Beloit April 28 from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. where all cash tips will benefit Relay for Life. So stop by to eat or enjoy a special treat and donate to Relay for Life on April 28. If you would like to volunteer to work a two-hour shift contact Beth Holling at 785-545-5477. For more information visit www.facebook.com/RFLMitchellOsborneJewellKS.

Cancer Tees Me Off

Relay for Life of Mitchell, Osborne and Jewell Counties hosts a Glow-in-the-dark Golf Tournament Saturday, May 6 at 3:00 p.m. Entry fee of $200 includes: supper, 1 free drink, mulligans, glow-in-the-dark supplies, 4 luminaries per team, and hole-in-one prize entry you’re your entire team. Teams must have one lady per team for the 4-person scramble. Glow packages to decorate your cart will be available to purchase day of the event. To register, contact: Stephanie Chancellor at steph@fnbbeloit.com, 785-738-8900 or Christie Fouts at cmfouts87@gmail.com, 785-346-6497. Registration deadline is May 1. 

Join the American Cancer Society at a Relay For Life® for Mitchell, Osborne & Jewell County

Join the fight against cancer and the movement to create a world with more birthdays, by participating in the American Cancer Society Relay For Life® on Saturday, June 3 at Chautauqua Park in Beloit starting at 4:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. This inspiring event unites the entire community in celebrating those who have had cancer, remembering loved ones lost, and providing an opportunity to fight back against the disease. Relay For Life supports the Society’s mission to save lives by helping people stay well, by helping people get well, by finding cures and by fighting back. To register for this FREE, family friendly event, or for more information, visit RelayForLife.org, or www.facebook.com/RFLMitchellOsborneJewellKS, or call 1-800-227-2345, or e-mail relayforlife.beloit@gmail.com 

 

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Beloit Area Prayer Breakfast

BELOIT AREA PRAYER BREAKFAST 

THURSDAY, MAY 4, 2017

6:30 to 7:45 AM

First United Methodist Church

Fellowship Hall

801 N. Bell St., Beloit, KS 67420

Speaker: Robert Davis

Local Businessman, Husband, Father and Dedicated Follower of Jesus

Who will share about his prayer journey.

The breakfast is free. Donations are welcomed to help with similar future events.

Co-sponsored by the Beloit Ministerial Association and a group of local volunteers.

2017 National Day of Prayer Theme:

For Your Great Name’s Sake

Hear Us…Forgive Us…Heal Us!

Based on Daniel 9:9 

 

Thank You for renewing your Membership

The following businesses have reinvested in the community through the Beloit Area Chamber of Commerce.   

¨       Hinkle Termite & Pest Control

¨       Rolling Hills Electric 

 

Have Any Exciting News to Share?

The Chamber wants to help spread the word about your business.  “Noteworthy News” is your opportunity to do just that.  It’s a great way to inform other Chamber members about anything that’s new within your organization.  Fill us in on what’s happening from staff changes to a new product or service.  Send it to beloitchamber@nckcn.com by Thursday at noon and I will include it in Chamber Chat!

 

Calendar of Events

Friday, April 14th – Good Friday

Saturday, April 15th – 10 am-3pm – Spring Market – Tipton Community Center

Saturday, April 15th – 10:30am – Easter Egg Hunt – Beloit Sports Complex

Saturday, April 15th – 10:30am – Easter Egg Hunt – Glen Elder Park

Sunday, April 16th – Easter Sunday

Tuesday, April 18th – 10am-6pm – Hilltop Lodge Assisted Living 12th Anniversary Open House –    Hilltop

Tuesday, April 18th – Noon – Rotary – Trail Room, Muni

Tuesday, April 18th – Noon-6pm – Community Blood Drive – NCK Wellness Center Gym

Wednesday, April 19th – 9:30am – Beloit Ministerial Association

Wednesday, April 19th – Noon – Lions Club – NCK Tech

Wednesday, April 19th – 7pm – Community Foundation Awards Presentation – Porter House

Thursday, April 20th – 12:30pm – SVED Board

Tuesday, April 25th – Noon – Rotary – Trail Room, Muni

Wednesday, April 26th – Noon – Lions Club – NCK Tech

Friday, April 28th – Beloit Relays – Trojan Stadium

Saturday, April 29th – City Wide Garage Sale

Saturday, April 29th – 9am-4pm – Conscious Discipline Workshop – Guaranty State Bank

Monday, May 1st– Saturday, May 6th – 8am-4pm – Mitchell County Clean-up

Monday, May 1st – 7pm – Mitchell County Fair Board – Guaranty State Bank

Tuesday, May 2nd – Noon – Rotary – Trail Room, Muni

Wednesday, May 3rd – Noon – Lions Club – NCK Tech

Thursday, May 4th – 6:30am-7:45am – Beloit Area Prayer Breakfast – United Methodist Church

Thursday, May 4th – Noon – Mitchell County Tourism – Courthouse

 

Stay up to date! 

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Chamber Chat April 7, 2017

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209 E Main #104., Beloit, KS 67420 ¨ 785-738-2717 ¨ beloitchamber@nckcn.com

Chamber Chat

 

Chamber Coffee!

(TODAY)

Join us for the “Chamber Coffee” Friday, April 7th hosted by Guaranty State Bank at the Chamber Office from 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. (come and go)

There will be refreshments and tons of networking! 

 

LAWYER TO SPEAK AT BELOIT SENIOR CENTER

There will be a law information meeting at the Beloit Senior Center on Monday, April 10th, starting at 6:30 PM.  Attorney Kay Prather will conduct the meeting, covering such topics as Wills, Trusts, Powers of Attorney, Living Wills, Reverse Mortgages, etc.  There will also be a question/answer session.  There is no charge for this event, which is open to all area residents regardless of age.  The event is sponsored by the Beloit City Senior Center, and the Mitchell County Council on Aging.  Call Jay Rowh at 785-738-0241, or the Beloit Senior Center at 785-738-5802 for further details. 

 

Becker Autos & Trailers

All of us at Becker Autos & Trailers would like to cordially invite you to attend our Camper Show and Open House on our lot in Beloit this weekend!

Great show specials now thru Sunday! Food, Cash Prizes, Door Prizes, Sales incentives and more!

Friday and Saturday 9A-6P and Sunday Noon-3P.

Even if you’re not in the market, we’d love for you to come out and see what we have to offer! 

 

US Senator Jerry Moran Town Hall Meeting 

US Senator Jerry Moran will be in Beloit for a Town Hall Meeting on Tuesday, April 11th, 12:30pm-1pm at NCK Tech Student Union.

Area residents are encouraged to attend and share feedback with Senator Moran on the critical issues facing Kansas and the nation.  The issues Senator Moran focuses on and the work he does in Washington, D.C., are largely based on the conversations he has with Kansans during town hall meetings. 

 

Kettle Specials

Grilled Cheese: Bierock

LAST WEEK FOR SOUP: Green Bean Dumpling

Drink: Walnut River Brewery Beers, $3.50 

 

Coffee & Conversation with US Congressman Roger Marshall

The public is invited to join U.S. Congressman Roger Marshall for a Town Hall in Beloit from 9:30-10:30 a.m. on Thursday, April 13, at the Porter House Lobby, 209 E. Main, Beloit. 

“I look forward to returning to the district to talk with fellow Kansans about the issues, ideas and concerns they have,” Congressman Marshall said. “Every time we sit down, define problems together and civilly discuss them, we move closer to real solutions.”

This event is open to the press.

 

Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting

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Kettle Events

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Hilltop Lodge Assisted Living

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KVSV Broadcast Schedule

Hear Kansas City Royals Baseball on AM1190 KVSV The Mix

Friday April 7th………..6:30pm at Houston

Saturday April 8th…….5:30pm at Houston

Sunday April 9th……….12:30pm at Houston

 

Glen Elder Easter Egg Hunt

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Beloit Community Wide Garage Sale

The Beloit Community Wide Garage Sale will take place on Saturday, April 29th.  Sign up at the Waconda Trader & get two FREE Community-Wide Garage Sale signs & your sale location on the map with your PAID ad.  Cost is $6.00 for up to 10 words & $.50 per word thereafter.

Deadline is Noon, Friday, April 21st.  For more information contact the Trader at 738-2424.

 

Beloit Easter Egg Hunt

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Spring Market

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Beloit Community Blood Drive

Blood Drive

Beloit Community

NCK Wellness Center Gym

3033 US Hwy 24

Tuesday, April 18

Noon-6pm

Please call 1-800-RED-CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit redcrossblood.org and enter:  Beloit to schedule an appointment. 

 

COMMUNITY TO UNITE TO FIGHT CANCER

American Cancer Society Relay For Life Kicks Off with Movie Event

Join Relay for Life of Mitchell, Osborne and Jewell Counties (RFL) in celebrating another year with a Movie Event to launch the Relay for Life season. RFL invites all to attend the special showing of 50/50 at Solomon Valley Cinema in Beloit at 2:00 p.m. on April 29.

Cancer survivors and one caretaker can attend the movie for free. Please wear your purple shirt and RSVP to Bev Wiese at 785-373-6652 by April 15.

Individuals who have joined or formed a Team for RFL of Mitchell, Osborne and Jewell Counties online at www.relayforlife.org by April 15 can attend for free. Community members are encouraged to join in on the fun by purchasing a $5.00 ticket at the door.

Actors Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Seth Rogen team up to beat the odds in a film that Peter Travers of Rolling Stone calls “achingly hilarious and heartfelt.” Diagnosed with spinal cancer, 27-year-old Adam (Gordon-Levitt) navigates the road to recovery with the sometimes overbearing support of his crude best friend (Rogen), his smothering mother (Anjelica Huston) and an inexperienced therapist (Anna Kendrick). Inspired by a true story, 50/50 is an honest yet hysterically funny account of a young man’s journey towards healing.

A special thank you to our sponsors for making the movie event possible: Farmway Co-op, S&S Drug, Cunningham Telephone & Cable, H&R Block, Fouts Insurance and Solomon Valley Cinema.

Donations are welcome. Money raised will fight cancer by helping people stay well and get well, by finding cures, and by fighting back.  All proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society. 

The American Cancer Society Relay For Life is a community celebration where individuals and teams camp out, picnic, dance, play games and take turns circling around a track “relay” style to raise funds and fight cancer.  The event opens as cancer survivors lead the way around the track and are honored with the Survivor Lap.  As the sun begins to set, the warm glow of hundreds of luminaria light the field in an emotional silent ceremony. Each bag lit is in honor of a loved one who won the fight against cancer or in remembrance of a special someone who lost their battle. The American Cancer Society Relay For Life represents hope in that those lost to cancer will not be forgotten, that those who face cancer will be supported, and that one day, cancer will be eliminated.

Started in 1985, Relay For Life began with one man who circled around a track for 24 hours raising $27,000.  This year, Relay For Life has grown to more than 5,200 communities and more than 25 countries worldwide.

The RFL of Mitchell, Osborne, and Jewell Counties event takes place Saturday, June 3, 2017 at Chautauqua Park in Beloit from 4:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. To find out more information visit www.facebook.com/RFLMitchellOsborneJewellKS

 

Relay for Life Community Events 

Hopping for Hope at Sonic

Relay for Life volunteers are carhopping for hope at the Sonic in Beloit April 28 from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. where all cash tips will benefit Relay for Life. So stop by to eat or enjoy a special treat and donate to Relay for Life on April 28. If you would like to volunteer to work a two-hour shift contact Beth Holling at 785-545-5477. For more information visit www.facebook.com/RFLMitchellOsborneJewellKS.

Cancer Tees Me Off

Relay for Life of Mitchell, Osborne and Jewell Counties hosts a Glow-in-the-dark Golf Tournament Saturday, May 6 at 3:00 p.m. Entry fee of $200 includes: supper, 1 free drink, mulligans, glow-in-the-dark supplies, 4 luminaries per team, and hole-in-one prize entryyou’re your entire team. Teams must have one lady per team for the 4-person scramble. Glow packages to decorate your cart will be available to purchase day of the event. To register, contact: Stephanie Chancellor at steph@fnbbeloit.com, 785-738-8900 or Christie Fouts at cmfouts87@gmail.com, 785-346-6497. Registration deadline is May 1. 

Join the American Cancer Society at a Relay For Life® for Mitchell, Osborne & Jewell County

Join the fight against cancer and the movement to create a world with more birthdays, by participating in the American Cancer Society Relay For Life® on Saturday, June 3 at Chautauqua Park in Beloit starting at 4:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. This inspiring event unites the entire community in celebrating those who have had cancer, remembering loved ones lost, and providing an opportunity to fight back against the disease. Relay For Life supports the Society’s mission to save lives by helping people stay well, by helping people get well, by finding cures and by fighting back. To register for this FREE, family friendly event, or for more information, visit RelayForLife.org, or www.facebook.com/RFLMitchellOsborneJewellKS, or call 1-800-227-2345, or e-mail relayforlife.beloit@gmail.com 

 

Nex-Tech 

Attention! Tech Edge, presented by Nex-Tech, is coming up on May 25, 2017. Registration is currently open at www.nex-tech.com/techedge.

Tech Edge is a one-day business IT conference aimed at educating individuals of the new and upcoming technologies available for businesses.

You’ll enjoy:

  • An inspiring keynote presentation
  • Breakfast, lunch and snacks
  • Breakout sessions and Hands-on labs
  • Prize-A-Palooza – your chance at $15,000 in prizes!

Visit www.nex-tech.com/techedge for more information. 

 

Easy to Love, Difficult to Discipline Workshop

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 Mitchell County Clean-Up

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Beloit Area Prayer Breakfast

BELOIT AREA PRAYER BREAKFAST 

THURSDAY, MAY 4, 2017

6:30 to 7:45 AM

First United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall

801 N. Bell St., Beloit, KS 67420

Speaker: Robert Davis

Local Businessman, Husband, Father

and Dedicated Follower of Jesus

Who will share about his prayer journey.

The breakfast is free. Donations are welcomed to help with similar future events.

Co-sponsored by the Beloit Ministerial Association and a group of local volunteers.

2017 National Day of Prayer Theme:

For Your Great Name’s Sake

Hear Us…Forgive Us…Heal Us!

Based on Daniel 9:9

 

 Thank You for renewing your Membership

The following businesses have reinvested in the community through the Beloit Area Chamber of Commerce.   

¨       Kansas Gas Service 

 

Have Any Exciting News to Share?

The Chamber wants to help spread the word about your business.  “Noteworthy News” is your opportunity to do just that.  It’s a great way to inform other Chamber members about anything that’s new within your organization.  Fill us in on what’s happening from staff changes to a new product or service.  Send it to beloitchamber@nckcn.com by Thursday at noon and I will include it in Chamber Chat!  

 

Calendar of Events

***** DATE CHANGE!!!!!  Friday, April 7th – 9am-10:30am – Chamber Coffee – hosted by       Guaranty State Bank – Chamber Office

Saturday, April 8th – 7:30pm – Battle of the Musicians – Kettle

Monday, April 10th – 6:30pm – Law Information – Beloit Senior Center

Monday, April 10th – 7pm – Mitchell County Historical Society – Legion Annex

Tuesday, April 11th – Noon – Rotary – Trail Room, Muni

Tuesday, April 11th – 12:30pm-1pm – U.S. Senator Jerry Moran Town Hall Meeting – NCK Tech

Tuesday, April 11th – 7pm – Cassiopeia

Wednesday, April 12th – Noon – Lions Club – NCK Tech

Wednesday, April 12th – 4pm – Ribbon Cutting at Posh – 111 S Mill St.

Thursday, April 13th – 9:30am – Coffee & Conversation with US Congressman Roger Marshall –        Chamber Office/Porter House Lobby

Thursday, April 13th – Noon – Chamber Board

Friday, April 14th – Good Friday

Saturday, April 15th – 10 am-3pm – Spring Market – Tipton Community Center

Saturday, April 15th – 10:30am – Easter Egg Hunt – Beloit Sports Complex

Saturday, April 15th – 10:30am – Easter Egg Hunt – Glen Elder Park

Sunday, April 16th – Easter Sunday

Tuesday, April 18th – 10am-6pm – Hilltop Lodge Assisted Living 12th Anniversary Open House –    Hilltop

Tuesday, April 18th – Noon – Rotary – Trail Room, Muni

Tuesday, April 18th – Noon-6pm – Community Blood Drive – NCK Wellness Center Gym

Wednesday, April 19th – 9:30am – Beloit Ministerial Association

Wednesday, April 19th – Noon – Lions Club – NCK Tech

Wednesday, April 19th – 7pm – Community Foundation Awards Presentation – Porter House

Thursday, April 20th – 12:30pm – SVED Board

Tuesday, April 25th – Noon – Rotary – Trail Room, Muni

Wednesday, April 26th – Noon – Lions Club – NCK Tech

Friday, April 28th – Beloit Relays – Trojan Stadium

Saturday, April 29th – City Wide Garage Sale

Saturday, April 29th – 9am-4pm – Conscious Discipline Workshop – Guaranty State Bank

Monday, May 1st– Saturday, May 6th – 8am-4pm – Mitchell County Clean-up

Monday, May 1st – 7pm – Mitchell County Fair Board – Guaranty State Bank

Tuesday, May 2nd – Noon – Rotary – Trail Room, Muni

Wednesday, May 3rd – Noon – Lions Club – NCK Tech

Thursday, May 4th – 6:30am-7:45am – Beloit Area Prayer Breakfast – United Methodist Church

Thursday, May 4th – Noon – Mitchell County Tourism – Courthouse

 

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