Marshall Area Chamber Weekly Events Newsletter
March 10, 2017
In This Issue
MAFAC Artist Reception
Science Saturday
MAFAC Concert Series
Marshall Food4Kids
Wee Care Preschool Open House
High School Art Stars
Best Foods for Optimal Health
St. Patrick's Day Parade
Ghent FD Prime Rib Supper
Document Management Lunch & Learn
Advanced Eyecare Business After Hours
United Way Year in Review
Ellayne Conyers
Willow Sweeney
Chamber Coupon Books
City Board & Commissions
E-Connection Policies

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MAFAC Artist's Reception: A Marriage of Line and Texture

Reception March 10, 6-8 P.M.
Science Saturday

Marshall-Lyon County Library
3/11/2017 at 10:30 a.m.
MAFAC Concert Series: Acoustic Eidolon

Sunday, March 12, 2017 at 7 pm
Schwan Community Center for the Performing Arts
Marshall Food4Kids

Monday, March 13
5:00-8:00 p.m.
Wee Care Preschool Open House
Wee Care Preschool Open House is Tuesday, March 14th, from 4:30-6 p.m. 

Please join us for some fun activities, meet our staff and sign up for Fall 2017 preschool classes! Visit our website for more information and to download and print our registration form at
Heidi Aufenthie

High School Art Stars

March 14-April 14, 2017
Opening Reception on Tuesday, March 14th - 5-7p.m.
Best Foods for Optimal Health

Best Foods for Optimal

The focus at our office is your health! Along with a properly functioning nervous system,  comes other important areas of health to cover like nutrition. This talk will inform you  about what types of foods we should be eating and what specific items that will better  suit a healthy lifestyle.

Tuesday, March 14th at Balanced
Health Chiropractic at
6:30 PM

Presented by: Dr. Casey Paluch

| 800 East Main St. | Marshall, Mn | 56258 507-337-2424

St. Patrick's Day Parade

Friday, March 17, 2017
Please contact Mari at the Wooden Nickel 532-3875 to be in the parade.
Ghent Fire Relief Association Prime Rib Supper

The Ghent Fire Relief Association

SATURDAY, MARCH 18th, 2017 - 6:00 PM

Contact any Ghent Fire Department Member for Tickets.

Document Management Lunch & Learn

March 20, 2017 | 11:45 AM-12:45PM
Marshall Chamber
Please RSVP online at 

Advanced Eyecare Business After Hours

Thursday, March 23rd
4:30-6:30 PM

United Way Year in Review

Thursday, March 23rd
3:45-4:00 p.m. Social
4:00-5:00 p.m. Program

Ellayne Conyers Farewell

Thursday, March 23rd
5:00-7:00 PM
Wooden Nickel

Willow Sweeney

Marshall Area Chamber of Commerce, Southwest Minnesota State University
and The Schwan Food Company present

Willow Sweeney

Back by popular demand, Willow will be here to share her strategies of replacing negative energy with healthy and effective workplace energy.  We have yet to meet someone that can match Willow's energy, so come prepared to be entertained and rejuvenated.

Wednesday, March 29th
SMSU Conference Center
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

$20 Chamber members
$35 Non-Chamber 
cost includes a pasta bar lunch

2017 Chamber Coupon Books

They're here! 2017 Chamber Coupon books are available NOW! 

This book is worth over $2,200 for only $25!

We have limited quantities at the Chamber office, but check out the list of local groups selling books as well!
  • MHS Track
  • Minneota Volleyball
  • United Way of Southwest MN
  • SW Swim Club
  • MHS Dance Line
  • Relay for Life
  • Marshall Area Wrestling
  • Marshall HS Girls Hockey
  • PEO Chapter AS- Joyce Strootman
  • Prairie Dance Alliance
  • SMSU Tennis
  • Literacy Volunteers
  • Lakeview School After Prom

Let us know if you need contact information
for these groups!

City Boards & Commissions


Adult Community Center - 3 openings
 (1) unexpired term to expire 5/31/19
         (2) 3-yr terms to expire 5/31/20
Airport Commission - 2 openings
         (2) 3-yr terms to expire 5/31/20
Economic Development Authority - 1 opening
         (1) 6-yr term to end 5/31/23
Marshall Municipal Utilities - 1 opening
         (1) 5-yr term to end 5/31/22
Planning Commission - 2 openings
            (2) unexpired term to expire 5/31/20
Policy Advisory Board - 1 opening
         (1) 3-yr term to end 5/31/20
Public Housing Commission - 3 openings
         (3) 3-yr terms to end 5/31/20
These positions represent an opportunity for interested residents of Marshall to become more involved in local government activities.  Positions are nonpaying.  Interested residents can obtain additional information and applications from the City Administrator's Office at the Municipal Building, 344 West Main St., Marshall, MN. (Call 537-6760) or at the following website:   The completed application should be returned no later than Friday, March 24, 2017.  Appointments will be made by the Mayor and City Council as set forth in policy statements.
Mayor & City Council
City of Marshall

Chamber Member Hot Deals             

Any Chamber me mber may submit hot deals! 
Ask about your login by  emailing or c all the Chamber at 532-4484.

Chamber Member Job Postings             
  • United Community Action Partnership
  • Southwest Health & Human Services
    •          Director
    •          Communications Officer
  • Vast Broadband
    •          Regional General Manager
  • Stoneberg, Giles & Stroup, P.A.
    •          Legal Assistant
  • Heritage Poine Senior Living
    •          Community Life Activity Assistant
  • Canby Inn & Suites
    •          Night Auditor
  • AP Design
    •          Screen Print Operator
  • Carlson & Stewart Refrigeration
    •          Payroll, Benefits, & Human Resources Administrator
  • State Farm Insurance-Andrew Suby
    •          Account Representative - State Farm Insurance Agent Team Member

Any Chamber me mber may submit job postings! Ask about your login by 
emailing or c all the Chamber at 532-4484.

Chamber E-Connection Guidelines and Policies

Newsletter Goals and Audience
The purpose of the Chamber E-Connection newsletter is to share our members' events with  other business and community members. It is an informational newsletter and helps to promote  our member businesses and their events.
Each Friday, our newsletter is sent to over 1,500 individuals. Our separate emails are sent to  the same list, but are held especially for our Chamber events and Business After Hours.

Newsletter Policy
E-Connection events are included based on requests from the member business. The following criteria are requested by the Marshall Area Chamber for event submissions:
  • Events flyers or submissions must be an actual event. We do not include sales or promotions.
  • Events can be included in the E-Connection for 2 weeks Free of charge, and you have the option of adding one additional week for $10. 3 weeks is the max per event.
  • Submissions must be sent the Wednesday prior to that Friday's
    E-Connection to be included to

  • All event flyers are for Marshall Area Chamber of Commerce members only. 
Any Chamber member businesses events can be submitted to the Chamber website as well here. Click submit new event.
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Marshall Area Chamber of Commerce
118 West College Drive
Marshall, MN 56258
(507) 532-4484