Marshall Area Chamber Weekly Events Newsletter
August 11, 2017
In This Issue
Lyon County Fair
Tough Enough to Wear Pink Chamber/CVB
Farmer's Market
Dare to Fair Talent Show
Home Stretch Workshop
Pitch the Commissioner
Game-Planning Meals at Balanced Health Chiropractic
United Way Taste of Italy Spaghetti Dinner
A Little Night Music
Family Event
Let's Connect
Sounds of Summer Back to the Blue Moon
Sounds of Summer 2017
Chamber Speaker Event: Rick Olson
Culture Fest
MAFAC Photography Competition Vote
Crazy Days Thank You
City Boards & Commissions
E-Connection Policies

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Lyon County Fair

August 9-13, 2017
Lyon County Fairgrounds
FREE Parking & Admission

Advance tickets for the Lyon County Fair including the Grandstand shows for the rodeo and the demolition derby, as well as wristbands for the carnival ( $15 advance and $20 at the gate). 
Advance tickets can be found at the following establishments:
-Dalagers Service Station in Minneota
- Food Pride in Tracy
- Cottonwood Coop Convenience Store
- Russell Community Service Center
- Balaton First Independent Bank
- KMHL in Marshall
- Hy Vee Foods in Marshall


Tough Enough to Wear Pink

Friday, August 11th
Rodeo starts at 7:00pm

Farmer's Market

Saturdays 7:30 am to Noon

Dare to Fair Talent Show

August 12, 2017

The sign-up sheet for the talent show will be in the fair office 
noon until Saturday at 11am.  
Stop in to sign up for a time to show off your talent!


Home Stretch Workshop

August 14 & 15, 2017
5:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Marshall Area Chamber of Commerce
Register online or call 

Pitch the Commissioner
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Lyon County Government Center (2nd Floor)

Game-Planning Meals

Balanced Health Chiropractic
Wednesday, August 16, 2017

United Way Taste of Italy Spaghetti Dinner

Wednesday, August 16, 2017
4:30-7:30 pm
SMSU Conference Center

United Way of Southwest Minnesota proudly presents the Taste of Italy Spaghetti Dinner. This 16th annual charity event will be powered through volunteers and support from U.S. Bank team members. Proceeds from this special community dinner will benefit United Way programs, initiatives and partnerships throughout southwest Minnesota. 

A Little Night Music

August 16th - 7 pm
Liberty Park Band Shell

Family Event

Vast Broadband and Marshall Community Services are inviting local and area families to join in the fun at the Red Baron Arena and Expo on Wednesday, August 16th ! 

Scheduled activities include: open skating at the Lockwood rink (6-9pm), a showing of the family movie "Trolls" on the big video board (7 - 8:30pm) and face painting. Concessions with popcorn will be available for sale courtesy of the SWMN Lama Project.  Movie attendees are encouraged to bring their own comfortable chairs/blankets, etc. for floor seating with additional seating available in the bleachers.

Event admissions: $10 per family or $3 per person---includes skates/skate rental and movie.  Don't miss it!
Let's Connect

When: Thursday, August 17th
Where: AmericInn (1406 East Lyon Street)

Who wants to talk about their business?  Who wants more leads?  Check out our networking event that gives you a chance to show off your company with your one minute verbal commercial while enjoying a light breakfast and learning about other local businesses.  Be sure to bring brochures to display and business cards to share!

Sounds of Summer Back to the Blue Moon


S ounds of Summer 2017


Chamber Speaker Event: Rick Olson

Join us for our next Chamber Speaker event on Wednesday, August 23rd
11:30-1:00 at Southwest Minnesota State University (Conference Center-Upper Level)


America says customer service is the worst ever. How can you turn it around and give outstanding service? Rick Olson is a nationally known customer service expert, author, and professional speaker. In his presentation, Rick will take you behind the scenes to see how the most admired service companies give Out of This World Customer Service. Rick will share the 10 commitments that employees can live out to elevate service to a much higher level.


Rick has spoken in all 50 states and addressed over 1,000,000 people.  His speaking style is very engaging with plenty of humor.

$25 Chamber members
$40 Non-Chamber 
Includes lunch

Culture Fest

Friday, August 18, 2017
4:00-8:30 p.m.
Schwan's Parking Lot

MAFAC Photography Competition Vote
Vote for your favorite photo now through August 16, 2017 at MAFAC Arts Center

Crazy Days Thank You

Thank you to Southwest Sanitation and Marshall Fire Department for their setup on Main Street during Crazy Days this year! We appreciate you donating your time and resources for this event.
-Marshall Downtown Business Association

City Boards & Commissions

Airport Commission - 2 openings    
         (2) 3-yr terms to expire 5/31/20
Planning Commission - 1 opening
         (1) 3-yr term to expire 5/31/20

Cable Commission - 5 openings
         (1) term to expire 5/31/18
         (2) terms to expire 5/31/19
         (2) 3-yr term to expire 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, August 18, 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 Job Postings             
  • Avera Marshall
    • Dietary Aide - Various Shifts Available
    • Dietary Aide - Avera Tyler
    • Long Term Care RN or LPN
    • Emergency Department RN
    • Labor & Delivery RN
    • Medical/Surgical Unit RN
    • Full Time Clinic RN or LPN
    • Medical/Surgical RN - As Needed
  • North Star Mutual Insurance Company
    • Underwriting Technician-Personal Lines
    • Assistant Claims Representative
  • US Bank 
    • Collector
  • Schwan's Company
    • Recruiting Coordinator
  • Vishay HiRel Systems LLC
    • Vishay - Production Operator. Fulltime and Partime positions available
  • Prairie Home Hospice & Community Care
    • LPN
  • New Horizons Crisis Center
    • Redwood County Program Coordinator
  • Open Door Health Center
    • Certified Medical Assistant or Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Hoganson Chiropractic
    • Chiropractic Assistant
  • United Community Action Partnership
    • Bus Driver
  • Lyon County
    • Heavy Equipment Operator
  • The Dog House
    • Groomer
  • The Note Gallery
    • Guitar Instructor
  • Prairie's Edge Casino Resort
    • Banquet Manager

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

Chamber Member Hot Deals          
  • C&N GameRoom Outlet and Security
    • Figit Spinners
    • Zume into some Summer Fun!
  • ACE Home & Hardware
    • Ace August Red Hot Specials
    • Ace 5000 Stores Celebration
  • Prairie's Edge Casino
    • Tickets Tracy Byrd

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