FroYo Junction Date Night
RSVP for MAC Breakfast
The Junction City Military Affairs Council will host the next monthly breakfast on Thursday, February 23 at 7:30 a.m., at the Geary County Convention Center.
As always, reservations are important. The deadline to register for the breakfast will be Friday, February 17, at 5:00 p.m.
Cost of the breakfast is $12 per person. New this year: military service members rate of $10! Fee is payable by check or cash at the door, or  online here . You do not have to sign in to register, and the cost is $12.00 regardless if you are a chamber member or not. Breakfast begins at 7:30 a.m.
To make a reservation, please contact the
JC Chamber,  or 785-762-2632. If you wish to be invoiced, please make sure we have your email. Thank You!
Business After Hours-Symphony in the Flint Hills
Ribbon Cutting: Xclusive Nutrition
Law Enforcement Training
VFC Fight Night
Ladies' Night Out
Flint Hills Home Show
Legislative Coffee

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In This Issue
Quick Links
Economic Development Commission
Employment Opportunities

Food Policy Council Meeting
Thursday, February 16
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Geary County Health Department
Business After Hours- Symphony on the Flint Hills
Thursday, February 16
5:00 - 7:00 pm
C.L. Hoover Opera House
Citizens Police Academy
Thursday, February 16
6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Junction City Police Department

Ribbon Cutting: Xclusive Nutrition
Friday, February 17
11:00 - 1:00 p.m.
127 S. Washington

Five Money Questions for Women
Friday, February 17
12:00 p.m.
Dorothy Bramlage Public Library

Law Enforcement Training
Friday, February 17
1:00 - 5:00 p.m.
210 E 9th Street

Antique Showcase Dinner
Friday, February 17
6:30 - 9:00 p.m.
Geary County Historical Society
530 N. Adams
VFC Fight Night
Saturday, February 18
6:00 p.m.
Marriott Hotel and Convention Center

CVB Meeting
Tuesday, February 21
12:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Chamber Office

Ladies' Night Out
Tuesday, February 21
5:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Courtyard by Marriott
Board of Directors Meeting
Wednesday, February 22
9:00 - 10:30 a.m.
Chamber Office
MAC Breakfast
Thursday, February 23
7:30 - 9:00 a.m.
Geary County Convention Center
Citizens Police Academy
Thursday, February 23
6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Junction City Police Department

Special Olympics Kansas Regional Basketball and Cheerleading Tournament
Saturday, February 25
9:00 a.m.- 5:00p.m.

1ID 100th Anniversary Video Shout Out
Dear Chamber Members,
The 19th Public Affairs Detachment is in the process of recording happy birthday video shout-outs for the 1st Infantry Division's 100th anniversary.
If your directorate/unit/organization is interested in recording a happy birthday message to the Division, please contact CPT Ed Alvarado at (760) 238-7497 or .
If you have questions, please call, email or text me.
Thank you for showing your support to the Big Red One on this historic occasion!
Bob Everdeen
Public Affairs Director
Fort Riley, Kansas
(785) 240-5654 / DSN 520
Mobile: (785) 307-4510

NASLR Non-Coal Reclamation Award:

Bayer Construction

Each year producers, private and county, are encouraged to submit applications for outstanding reclamation work completed during the previous year. A review committee made up of six representatives from agencies who have programs involving natural resources review the applications and select the award recipient. The award is presented by the Governor or a representative of the Governor at the Kansas Aggregate Producer's Association Annual Conference held in January. The state winner's application is then submitted for consideration for the National Association of State Land Reclamationists (NASLR) Non-coal Reclamation Award.
Kansas Aggregate Producers Association/ Kansas Ready Mix Concrete Association  Held there 50 th Annual Convention January 11-13th in Overland Park Kansas.
This year Bayer Construction, Manhattan Kansas, was recognized with the" Governors Mined Land Reclamation Award" for their efforts at the Martin Quarry Location 2116 13th Rd Clay Center, Ks. For Demonstrated excellence in Implementing Mind Land Reclamation and Conveying a positive image of mining .
Bayer Construction has won this award 4 times and a National Reclamation award twice.

Small Business Consulting 
Available for Chamber Members
Junction City Area Chamber of Commerce Economic Development helps support the SBDC in providing assistance free of charge to new and existing businesses. Services for those starting a business include business plan review, research and marketing assistance, licensing information, advice on preparing to meet with a loan officer and bookkeeping strategies. Existing businesses can receive help with finding new marketing opportunities including social media, growth/expansion, local, state and federal tax laws and regulations, trade opportunities, human resources and succession planning. Check out or contact Laurie Pieper our Washburn University representative at785-587-9917 to get started today! Laurie has office hours every other Tuesday in our office.


2017 Board of Directors
| Stan Hambright | Maureen Gustafson | Ty Arneson | Ben Bennett | Mike McCallister |
| Theresa Bramladge | Karen Jameson | Clint Junghans | James Jacobs | Dr. Corbin Witt | L. J. Baker | Rich Jankovich | 
| Brad Johnson |
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