Chamber Chat May 25, 2018

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

Chamber Chat

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State Track  Field Reports on KD Country 94

Friday & Saturday, May 25th and 26th

 

Transportation Needs 

Salina, Kansas – OCCK, Inc. Transportation, including Salina CityGo and 81 Connection, will be closed on Monday, May 28th, 2018, in observation of Memorial Day.

No vehicles will run on Monday, May 28th, 2018, including Paratransit vans and buses, as well as Salina CityGo buses and 81 Connection buses.

Transportation services will resume normal operating hours on Tuesday, May 29th.

For more information about OCCK, Inc., visit http://www.occk.com. For more information about CityGo and OCCK Transportation, visit http://www.salinacitygo.com. Or, contact the OCCK Transportation Center at 785-826-1583.

 

 Mitchell County Breastfeeding Coalition

The Mitchell County Breastfeeding Coalition will have a “Nurture Station Tent” available at Beloit Fun Day this Saturday, May 26 from 10 AM until 1 PM.

The white tent will be located near the Kid Zone on west Main street and will  provide a private, comfortable area complete with diaper changing station, water, and chairs to sit in while feeding, changing, or soothing a baby.

The Nurture Station Tent was created by the Mitchell County Breastfeeding Coalition through funding from the Kansas Breastfeeding Coalition to provide amenities to all families with young children at Mitchell County events. 

For more information about the tent or the Mitchell County Breastfeeding coalition, please call Tracey Palen at 545-3460.

 

Talking Tombstones, Open to the Public, 2 pm, Saturday & Sunday 

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Kettle Specials

Grilled Cheese: “Shanghai Hog”Chinese 5-spice braised pork, Kimchi slaw and provolone 

Drink: Defiance Brewing Co. Beers $3.50 

REMINDER: Kettle will close at 6 pm, Friday, May 25 for a private class reunion, but make sure and come out for their street dance on Saturday, May 26 from 9-midnight with rock group Sister Whiskey! No cover and lots of drink specials (please no coolers). Bring a lawn chair!!

 

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All are INVITED! STREET DANCE Downtown Beloit! 
The BHS Class of 1978 will host a street dance Saturday, May 26. We are extending this invitation to everyone in the community to join us for an evening of dancing and fellowship! The band, SISTER WHISKEY, will play from 9:00 p.m. until midnight, and the 200 block of South Mill Street will be blocked off for the event. Plan to start your evening off by “Cruz’n Mill” and then continue the homecoming weekend festivities by joining the class of 1978 for an evening of fun! Bring your lawn chairs. The Kettle will be selling your favorite wines, beers, and sodas if you need a refreshment. No Coole rs please. We hope to see you there!

 

NCK Wellness

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8 Man Pep Rally

The 33rd Annual Kansas 8-Man All-Star Football Games are scheduled for Saturday, June 9th at Trojan Field in Beloit beginning at 10:00 a.m.

The Beloit Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Pep Rally & Ice Cream Social for the players, coaches and fans on Friday, June 8th, starting at 2pm., in downtown Beloit.

Over 90 players and coaches will be introduced, signing autographs, playing games and treated to free ice cream. There will be games, giveaways, and much much more. This is a great way to come and help celebrate the best of the best in 8-Man football.

We would like ALL businesses to decorate with the 8-man team colors, which are GREEN, GOLD, RED, AND BLUE. Feel free to be creative  Let’s show everyone how proud we are to be hosting the 8-Man games in Beloit!

If you would like to help sponsor the 8 man pep rally, contact the Chamber office for more information at 785-738-2717 or by email at beloitchamber@nckcn.com.

 

Why Teens Kill? Seminar

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Kettle 3rd Anniversary

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KC Chiefs Ticket Fundraiser

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, May 25th-Monday, May 28th – Memorial Weekend Activities

Thursday, May 31st – 1pm-5pm – Why Teens Kill? Seminar – Methodist Church

Saturday, June 2nd – 7pm-10pm – Kettle 3rd Anniversary Street Dance – in front of Kettle

Friday, June 8th – 2pm – 8-Man All Star Pep Rally – Downtown Beloit

 

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Chamber Chat May 18, 2018

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

Chamber Chat

Memorial Day Weekend Schedule

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Kettle Specials

Grilled Cheese: “The Bowser” Italian sausage, caramelized onions with fennel, spicy marinara and provolone
Drink: Kansas Territory Brewing Co. Summer Breeze, $3.50

REMINDER: Kettle will close at 6 pm, Friday, May 25 for a private class reunion, but make sure and come out for their street dance on Saturday, May 26 from 9-midnight with rock group Sister Whiskey! No cover and lots of drink specials (please no coolers). Bring a lawn chair!!

 

KVSV Broadcast Schedule

AM1190 KVSV The Mix is the radio home for the KC Royals in North Central Kansas and South Central Nebraska 

Friday May 18th……NY YANKEES………6:30pm 

Sat May 19th……..NY YANKEES………5:30pm 

Sunday May 20th..NY YANKEES……..12:30pm

 

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All are INVITED! STREET DANCE Downtown Beloit! 
The BHS Class of 1978 will host a street dance Saturday, May 26. We are extending this invitation to everyone in the community to join us for an evening of dancing and fellowship! The band, SISTER WHISKEY, will play from 9:00 p.m. until midnight, and the 200 block of South Mill Street will be blocked off for the event. Plan to start your evening off by “Cruz’n Mill” and then continue the homecoming weekend festivities by joining the class of 1978 for an evening of fun! Bring your lawn chairs. The Kettle will be selling your favorite wines, beers, and sodas if you need a refreshment. No Coole rs please. We hope to see you there!

 

NCK Wellness

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“Greatest Archery Shoot”
North central Kansas to host “the greatest archery shoot in the world”.
The Rinehart R100 3D archery shoot will be May 19 and 20, 2018. The event will be hosted by North Central Kansas Shooting Sports archery club the “Waconda Lake Archers”. Over 100 life size animal targets will be set up on trails along the wooded creeks and rolling hills at Ringneck Ranch in southwest Mitchell county. This year’s course will offer an African safari range and a North American range. During past shoots in Kansas this event has attracted over 300 participants. People travel hundreds of miles to participate in this archery competition and the “just for fun” categories. Many people will shoot the 100 targets over the two-day period. If attendees plan to shoot all 100 in one day, they’ll need to arrive early, so they don’t miss any of the special events going on in the afternoons. Crossbows are allowed! The event is family friendly and non-shooters are welcome to walk along the course. If visitors intend to bring a pet be sure to bring a leash as there will be lots of people on the trails. The shoot has marked yardages but participants are welcome to bring rangefinders and binoculars. The R100 starts at 7:30am. Find more details on the event schedule and register online at http://www.R100.org. If attendees are interested in lodging, primitive camping, and RV camping on site call the Ringneck Ranch office at 785-373-4835. Overnight accommodations, RV parking, and restaurants can also be found at nearby locations in Beloit, Glen Elder, Cawker City, Downs, Osborne, Lucas and Lincoln. The Waconda Lake Archery club will be giving away a Kansas state park annual vehicle permit to two lucky people. To be entered into the drawing you must be two of the first 100 people to register for the event online. Winners will be announced once registration reaches 100.

For more than 15 years the R100 Archery Shoot, hosted by Rinehart Targets, has provided thousands of passionate archers with an event that caters to participants of all ages and skill levels. R100 is comprised of 20 tournaments across 20 different states that host a family oriented event with over 9,000 attendees per year. The R100 can be found at some of the nations finest archery clubs and continues to introduce youthful shooters to the great sport of archery season after season.

 

8 Man Pep Rally

The 33rd Annual Kansas 8-Man All-Star Football Games are scheduled for Saturday, June 9th at Trojan Field in Beloit beginning at 10:00 a.m.

The Beloit Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Pep Rally & Ice Cream Social for the players, coaches and fans on Friday, June 8th, starting at 2pm., in downtown Beloit.

Over 90 players and coaches will be introduced, signing autographs, playing games and treated to free ice cream. There will be games, giveaways, and much much more. This is a great way to come and help celebrate the best of the best in 8-Man football.

We would like ALL businesses to decorate with the 8-man team colors, which are GREEN, GOLD, RED, AND BLUE. Feel free to be creative  Let’s show everyone how proud we are to be hosting the 8-Man games in Beloit!

If you would like to help sponsor the 8 man pep rally, contact the Chamber office for more information at 785-738-2717 or by email at beloitchamber@nckcn.com.

 

Why Teens Kill? Seminar

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Color Out Cancer Run

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Beloit Senior Center

Thursday, May 24th, 2018 join us from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. for BINGO Night. Dessert and beverages will be provided. BINGO will be held at the Beloit Senior Center  220 N. Hersey, Beloit, KS. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. Seating is limited so please RSVP to reserve your seat. Call Debbie at 785-738-5802 or send an e-mail to: beloitseniorcenter@nckcn.com to reserve your spot today.

 

Talking Tombstones

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NCK Tech Students Medal at National Level of Business Professionals of America Competition
Dallas, TX – The North Central Kansas Technical College Business Professionals of America (BPA) organization made up of the Information Technology (IT) and Digital Marketing (DM) Departments returned home from the National Leadership Conference for Business Professionals of America with 14 top 10 spots on the leaderboard. The competition was held in Dallas, TX on May 8 – May 12, 2018.

NCK Tech President Eric Burks praises the students and faculty stating, “At NCK Tech we take great pride in delivering a quality hands-on education. It’s wonderful that these students could go out and apply what they learned well enough to finish in the Top 10 in the nation! What a fantastic experience for them and a great validation of all they’ve learned. It also speaks volumes about the quality of our instructors, Robert McCreight, Ashley Wiles, Jason Rinaldo, and Tom Magnett. They have worked hard to help prepare these students for competition, and even more importantly, for the workforce.” Business Professionals of America helps prepare students for careers in business, computer, and office occupations. Universities, Colleges, Technical Colleges, Community Colleges, and Vocational Schools participate in the post-secondary organization.

Individual awards are as follows:
• 2nd Network Design Team won by Ryne McCreight (Jewell, KS) and Zach Warner (Belleville, KS)
• 3rd Fundamental Desktop Publishing won by Darrick Doeschot (Steele City, NE)
• Top 10 Fundamentals of Web Design won by Darrick Doeschot (Steele City, NE)
• Top 10 Fundamental Desktop Publishing won by Jonah Hardacre (Concordia, KS)
• Top 10 Computer Programming Concepts won by Darrick Doeschot (Steele City, NE)
• Top 10 Information Technology Concepts won by Darrick Doeschot (Steele City, NE)
• Top 10 Integrated Office Applications won by Alexandria Hullett (Aurora, MO)
• Top 10 Computer Network Technology won by Zach Warner (Belleville, KS)
• Top 10 Systems Administration Using Cisco won by Zach Warner (Belleville, KS)
• Top 10 Digital Publishing won by Stephanie Raymer (Beloit, KS)
• Top 10 Business Meeting Management Concepts won by Stephanie Raymer (Beloit, KS)
• Top 10 Project Management Concepts won by Stephanie Raymer (Beloit, KS)
• Top 10 Visual Basic/C# Programming won by Hunter Huyghebaert (Miltonvale, KS)
• Top 10 Computer Security won by Hunter Huyghebaert (Miltonvale, KS)
• Top 10 Presentation Management Individual won by Angela Riley (Beloit, KS)
• Top 10 PC Servicing & Troubleshooting won by Caleb McJunkin (Burdett, KS)

Additional Information about the Information Technology and Digital Marketing Programs can be accessed at http://www.ncktc.edu.

Kettle 3rd Anniversary

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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

Saturday, May 19th – Sunday, May 20th – World’s Greatest Archery Shoot – Ringneck Ranch

Tuesday, May 22nd – Noon – Rotary – Trail Room @ Muni

Wednesday, May 23rd – Noon – Lions Club – NCK Tech

Friday, May 25th-Monday, May 28th – Memorial Weekend Activities

Thursday, May 31st – 1pm-5pm – Why Teens Kill? Seminar – Methodist Church

Saturday, June 2nd – 7pm-10pm – Kettle 3rd Anniversary Street Dance – in front of Kettle

Friday, June 8th – 2pm – 8-Man All Star Pep Rally – Downtown Beloit

 

Stay up to date!
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Follow us on Twitter: @BeloitChamber
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Chamber Chat May 11, 2018

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Chamber Chat

Chamber Coffee

Join us for the “Chamber Coffee” Friday, May 11th at the NCK Tech Conference Room, from 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. (This will be at NCK Tech)

At 9:30am, NCK Tech will be giving tours of the NCK Tech Home. After the tour, stick around for more discussion!

There will be refreshments and tons of networking!

 

Schoen Funeral Home

Barry Schoen, Funeral Director Assistant and Memorial Sales Specialist

Barry Schoen is now a full time staff member at Schoen Funeral Home and Monuments with his wife Sylvia. Barry and Sylvia are first generation funeral home owners. They have been serving families from the same location on Hersey Ave since 2011. He has worked behind the scenes since Schoen’s purchased the building (formally Harrison Funeral Home) in 2014.

The Schoen’s recently took the opportunity to utilize Barry’s strengths and talents within their family owned and operated business, and are excited to serve families together.

“Barry has been the mastermind behind our entire business” Sylvia states, “without him I would have never took a chance with a funeral home that had lost its former reputation, or even gotten into memorial sales.” Barry wanted to offer the families they serve more, and he wanted to do it all from one location. Thus adding memorial sales, benches, vases in granite and metal, laser etchings, cemetery lettering, stone repair and restoration, and bronze and aluminum plaques to what they offer.

Barry has all the proper knowledge to assist with pre planning, at need planning, and memorial design/ sales.

Stop by the Schoen’s sometime to meet Barry!

Barry can be contacted at

785-738-2235

schoenfhm@gmail.com

 

Pet Connection Taco Friday

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Kettle Specials

Grilled Cheese: So popular we’re doing it again!  “The Hangover” Bacon & Sausage gravy, fried egg, cheddar cheese, chipotle mayo

Drink: Newman’s Own Chardonnay, $6/$20

 

KVSV Broadcast Schedule

KVSV AM1190 The Mix is your radio home for the KC Royals in North Central Kansas and South Central Nebraska.

Friday May 11th………….at Cleveland………..5:30pm

Saturday May 12th……..at Cleveland………..2:30pm

Sunday May 13th………..at Cleveland……….11:30pm

 

 

 

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BHS Class of 1978
The BHS Class of 1978 will host a street dance Saturday, May 26. We are extending this invitation to everyone in the community to join us for an evening of dancing and fellowship! The band, SISTER WHISKEY, will play from 9:00 p.m. until midnight, and the 200 block of South Mill Street will be blocked off for the event. Plan to start your evening off by “Cruz’n Mill” and then continue the homecoming weekend festivities by joining the class of 1978 for an evening of fun! Bring your lawn chairs. The Kettle will be selling your favorite wines, beers, and sodas if you need a refreshment. No Coole rs please. We hope to see you there!

 

NCK Wellness

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Bike Across Kansas Challenge
Bike Across Kansas Challenge starting May 16th where people can sign up to ride the same distance as BAK riders do over the course of 3 months which totals 559 miles or about 43 miles a week.

 

 

“Greatest Archery Shoot”
North central Kansas to host “the greatest archery shoot in the world”.
The Rinehart R100 3D archery shoot will be May 19 and 20, 2018. The event will be hosted by North Central Kansas Shooting Sports archery club the “Waconda Lake Archers”. Over 100 life size animal targets will be set up on trails along the wooded creeks and rolling hills at Ringneck Ranch in southwest Mitchell county. This year’s course will offer an African safari range and a North American range. During past shoots in Kansas this event has attracted over 300 participants. People travel hundreds of miles to participate in this archery competition and the “just for fun” categories. Many people will shoot the 100 targets over the two-day period. If attendees plan to shoot all 100 in one day, they’ll need to arrive early, so they don’t miss any of the special events going on in the afternoons. Crossbows are allowed! The event is family friendly and non-shooters are welcome to walk along the course. If visitors intend to bring a pet be sure to bring a leash as there will be lots of people on the trails. The shoot has marked yardages but participants are welcome to bring rangefinders and binoculars. The R100 starts at 7:30am. Find more details on the event schedule and register online at http://www.R100.org. If attendees are interested in lodging, primitive camping, and RV camping on site call the Ringneck Ranch office at 785-373-4835. Overnight accommodations, RV parking, and restaurants can also be found at nearby locations in Beloit, Glen Elder, Cawker City, Downs, Osborne, Lucas and Lincoln. The Waconda Lake Archery club will be giving away a Kansas state park annual vehicle permit to two lucky people. To be entered into the drawing you must be two of the first 100 people to register for the event online. Winners will be announced once registration reaches 100.

For more than 15 years the R100 Archery Shoot, hosted by Rinehart Targets, has provided thousands of passionate archers with an event that caters to participants of all ages and skill levels. R100 is comprised of 20 tournaments across 20 different states that host a family oriented event with over 9,000 attendees per year. The R100 can be found at some of the nations finest archery clubs and continues to introduce youthful shooters to the great sport of archery season after season.

 

NCK Tech Carpentry House Auction

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8 Man Pep Rally

The 33rd Annual Kansas 8-Man All-Star Football Games are scheduled for Saturday, June 9th at Trojan Field in Beloit beginning at 10:00 a.m.

The Beloit Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Pep Rally & Ice Cream Social for the players, coaches and fans on Friday, June 8th, starting at 2pm., in downtown Beloit.

Over 90 players and coaches will be introduced, signing autographs, playing games and treated to free ice cream. There will be games, giveaways, and much much more. This is a great way to come and help celebrate the best of the best in 8-Man football.

We would like ALL businesses to decorate with the 8-man team colors, which are GREEN, GOLD, RED, AND BLUE. Feel free to be creative  Let’s show everyone how proud we are to be hosting the 8-Man games in Beloit!

If you would like to help sponsor the 8 man pep rally, contact the Chamber office for more information at 785-738-2717 or by email at beloitchamber@nckcn.com.

 

Why Teens Kill? Seminar

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Color Out Cancer Run

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Heart Choices

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Becker Autos & Trailers

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Talking Tombstones

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Kettle 3rd Anniversary

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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.
 Kettle

 

 

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, May 11th – 9am-10:30am – Chamber Coffee hosted by NCK Tech – @NCK Tech

Friday, May 11th – 5pm-10pm – NCK Tech Carpentry Open House

Monday, May 14th – 5:30pm – Mitchell County Historical Society – Museum

Tuesday, May 15th – Noon – Rotary – Trail Room @ Muni

Tuesday, May 15th – Noon-1pm – NCK Breastfeeding Lunch & Learn – Heart Choices

Wednesday, May 16th – 9:30am – Beloit Ministerial Association

Wednesday, May 16th – Noon – Lions Club – NCK Tech

Thursday, May 17th – 7pm – NCK Tech House Auction – NCK Tech

Thursday, May 17th – 12:30pm – SVED Board – NCRPC

Saturday, May 19th – Sunday, May 20th – World’s Greatest Archery Shoot – Ringneck Ranch

Tuesday, May 22nd – Noon – Rotary – Trail Room @ Muni

Wednesday, May 23rd – Noon – Lions Club – NCK Tech

Friday, May 25th-Monday, May 28th – Memorial Weekend Activities

Thursday, May 31st – 1pm-5pm – Why Teens Kill? Seminar – Methodist Church

Saturday, June 2nd – 7pm-10pm – Kettle 3rd Anniversary Street Dance – in front of Kettle

Friday, June 8th – 2pm – 8-Man All Star Pep Rally – Downtown Beloit
Stay up to date!
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Follow us on Twitter: @BeloitChamber
Follow our blog on WordPress..search for Beloitchamber

Chamber Chat May 4, 2018

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

Chamber Chat

Breast Friends Foundation

barbara st. john bake sale

 

 

Chamber Coffee

Join us for the “Chamber Coffee” Friday, May 11th at the NCK Tech Conference Room, from 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. (This will be at NCK Tech)

At 9:30am, NCK Tech will be giving tours of the NCK Tech Home. After the tour, stick around for more discussion!

There will be refreshments and tons of networking!

 

Kettle Specials

Grilled Cheese: “The Hangover” Bacon & Sausage gravy, fried egg, cheddar cheese, chipotle mayo

Drink: Shock Top Ruby Red, $3.50

 

 

KVSV Broadcast Schedule

KVSV AM1190 The Mix is your radio home for the KC Royals in North Central Kansas and South Central Nebraska.

Friday May 4th………….DETROIT………..6:30pm

Saturday May 5th……..DETROIT………..2:30pm

Sunday May 6th………..DETROIT……….12:30pm

 

Mitchell County Fair

The 2018 Mitchell County Fair, July 26 – 28, is quickly approaching!!

As we work on putting together the Fair Book, which includes all Open, 4-H and FFA Class information for fair participants and spectators. The Book also includes Class rules and regulations, the fair schedule and the opportunity for the community to support the fair through program advertisement.

If you would like to support the Mitchell County Fair by being a program sponsor, please contract Kendall Gasper at 308-390-2607 or mitchellcofairboard@yahoo.com

We appreciate your support and look forward to see you at the fair!

 

 

Zachary’s Ace Hardware

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Kettle

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BHS Class of 1978
The BHS Class of 1978 will host a street dance Saturday, May 26. We are extending this invitation to everyone in the community to join us for an evening of dancing and fellowship! The band, SISTER WHISKEY, will play from 9:00 p.m. until midnight, and the 200 block of South Mill Street will be blocked off for the event. Plan to start your evening off by “Cruz’n Mill” and then continue the homecoming weekend festivities by joining the class of 1978 for an evening of fun! Bring your lawn chairs. The Kettle will be selling your favorite wines, beers, and sodas if you need a refreshment. No Coole rs please. We hope to see you there!

 

NCK Wellness

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Bike Across Kansas Challenge
Bike Across Kansas Challenge starting May 16th where people can sign up to ride the same distance as BAK riders do over the course of 3 months which totals 559 miles or about 43 miles a week. John McClure from Blue Hills Bike Shop in Osborne KS. will be at the Wellness Center from 3-7pm on Monday May 7th. He is bring bikes and gear for people to see what he offers. He can also fully service your old bike so you can ride it again.

 

 

“Greatest Archery Shoot”
North central Kansas to host “the greatest archery shoot in the world”.
The Rinehart R100 3D archery shoot will be May 19 and 20, 2018. The event will be hosted by North Central Kansas Shooting Sports archery club the “Waconda Lake Archers”. Over 100 life size animal targets will be set up on trails along the wooded creeks and rolling hills at Ringneck Ranch in southwest Mitchell county. This year’s course will offer an African safari range and a North American range. During past shoots in Kansas this event has attracted over 300 participants. People travel hundreds of miles to participate in this archery competition and the “just for fun” categories. Many people will shoot the 100 targets over the two-day period. If attendees plan to shoot all 100 in one day, they’ll need to arrive early, so they don’t miss any of the special events going on in the afternoons. Crossbows are allowed! The event is family friendly and non-shooters are welcome to walk along the course. If visitors intend to bring a pet be sure to bring a leash as there will be lots of people on the trails. The shoot has marked yardages but participants are welcome to bring rangefinders and binoculars. The R100 starts at 7:30am. Find more details on the event schedule and register online at http://www.R100.org. If attendees are interested in lodging, primitive camping, and RV camping on site call the Ringneck Ranch office at 785-373-4835. Overnight accommodations, RV parking, and restaurants can also be found at nearby locations in Beloit, Glen Elder, Cawker City, Downs, Osborne, Lucas and Lincoln. The Waconda Lake Archery club will be giving away a Kansas state park annual vehicle permit to two lucky people. To be entered into the drawing you must be two of the first 100 people to register for the event online. Winners will be announced once registration reaches 100.

For more than 15 years the R100 Archery Shoot, hosted by Rinehart Targets, has provided thousands of passionate archers with an event that caters to participants of all ages and skill levels. R100 is comprised of 20 tournaments across 20 different states that host a family oriented event with over 9,000 attendees per year. The R100 can be found at some of the nations finest archery clubs and continues to introduce youthful shooters to the great sport of archery season after season.

 

8 Man Pep Rally

The 32nd Annual Kansas 8-Man All-Star Football Games are scheduled for Saturday, June 9th at Trojan Field in Beloit beginning at 10:00 a.m.

The Beloit Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Pep Rally & Ice Cream Social for the players, coaches and fans on Friday, June 8th, starting at 2pm., in downtown Beloit.

Over 90 players and coaches will be introduced, signing autographs, playing games and treated to free ice cream. There will be games, giveaways, and much much more. This is a great way to come and help celebrate the best of the best in 8-Man football.

We would like ALL businesses to decorate with the 8-man team colors, which are GREEN, GOLD, RED, AND BLUE. Feel free to be creative  Let’s show everyone how proud we are to be hosting the 8-Man games in Beloit!

If you would like to help sponsor the 8 man pep rally, contact the Chamber office for more information at 785-738-2717 or by email at beloitchamber@nckcn.com.

 

Why Teens Kill? Seminar

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Color Out Cancer Run

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Heart Choices

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Becker Autos & Trailers

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Kettle 3rd Anniversary

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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.
 Stephanie Meier Photography

 

 

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, May 4th – 9am-11am – Breast Friends Bake Sale – Guaranty State Bank
Saturday, May 5th – 11am-1pm – Zachary’s Ace Hardware 10 Year Anniv. at current location
Monday, May 7th – 7pm – Mitchell County Fair Board – Guaranty State Bank
Tuesday, May 8th – Noon – Rotary – Trail Room @ Muni
Tuesday, May 8th – 7pm – Cassiopeia
Wednesday, May 9th – Noon – Lions Club – NCK Tech
Thursday, May 10th – Noon – Chamber Board
Friday, May 11th – 9am-10:30am – Chamber Coffee hosted by NCK Tech – @NCK Tech
Monday, May 14th – 5:30pm – Mitchell County Historical Society – Museum
Tuesday, May 15th – Noon – Rotary – Trail Room @ Muni
Tuesday, May 15th – Noon-1pm – NCK Breastfeeding Lunch & Learn – Heart Choices
Wednesday, May 16th – 9:30am – Beloit Ministerial Association
Wednesday, May 16th – Noon – Lions Club – NCK Tech
Thursday, May 17th – 12:30pm – SVED Board – NCRPC
Saturday, May 19th – Sunday, May 20th – World’s Greatest Archery Shoot – Ringneck Ranch
Tuesday, May 22nd – Noon – Rotary – Trail Room @ Muni
Wednesday, May 23rd – Noon – Lions Club – NCK Tech
Friday, May 25th-Monday, May 28th – Memorial Weekend Activities
Thursday, May 31st – 1pm-5pm – Why Teens Kill? Seminar – Methodist Church
Saturday, June 2nd – 7pm-10pm – Kettle 3rd Anniversary Street Dance – in front of Kettle
Friday, June 8th – 2pm – 8-Man All Star Pep Rally – Downtown Beloit

 
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