Marshall Area Chamber Weekly Events Newsletter
April 20, 2018
In This Issue
Healthy Kids Day
Open House Retirement Reception
Master's Voice
Celebration of Southwest Stories
High School Students Make Art
Statewide STD Testing
Dry Needling Workshop
MAFAC Concert Series: Derik Nelson & Family
Comedy Night
Job Fair
50th Anniversary Painting Event
Everyday Leader
Lyon County Master Gardeners
Young Professionals Luncheon
Let's Connect
Marshall Community Foundation Grants
Marshall Kiosk Advertising
2018 Chamber Coupon Books
E-Connection Policies

Welcome New 
Chamber Members!

Featured Member

1500 Travis Rd
Marshall, MN 56258
(507) 532-4043

Have a job posting within 
your company?
Want to post it on the
Chamber website?


This is FREE for Chamber Members!


Log in to your ChamberMaster account 

and post now!  

Not sure how to log in? 

Call the Chamber at 


or email

to learn how!

Shop Local
Improve our community by continuing to shop local and make Marshall its' best!  





Minnesota Works
Where Talent Meets
 Its Match

SW Core Logo
SW MN Careers
SW MN Careers

Grow Minnesota!
'Get Ready to Grow' 
Grow Minnesota

  Marshall GreenStep
Marshall GreenStep


Healthy Kids Day

Saturday, April 21
10:00 am - Noon
Free Community Event
Open House Retirement Reception

Saturday, April 21
2:00-5:00 p.m. - Program at 3:30 p.m.
Marshall Golf Club
Master's Voice

Sunday, April 22
9:30 a.m. Worship with Master's Voice
6:00 p.m. Master's Voice Concert
Cornerstone United Methodist Church
Celebration of Southwest Stories

A Celebration of Southwest Stories
Join us as alumni and friends share their Southwest Stories in celebration of our 50th Anniversary.
Monday, April 23, 2018
5:30 p.m. Social  l    6:30 p.m. Dinner and Program
SMSU Conference Center - Upper Level
Tickets $25 per person, includes social hour and meal.

Our featured speakers will include:
Kelly (Fitzgerald) Andrews
Brad Bigler
David Danahar
Dorene Kronke-McCourt
David Simpson

Pre-registration required by NOON, FRIDAY, APRIL 20.
To RSVP, click HERE or call 507-537-6266.

High School Students Make Art

MAFAC Artist Exhibit Until April 27, 2018
MN Statewide STD Testing

April 25th, 2018
9:00am to 3:00pm
Big Stone Therapies Dry Needling Workshop

April 25th, 2018
MAFAC Concert Series: Derik Nelson & Family

Friday, April 27, 2018
7 pm
Marshall Middle School Theater
Avera Hospice Benefit & Auction

Friday, April 27, 2018
Tyler Golf Club
Comedy Night

Friday, April 27th
Marshall Golf Club
Ashtanga Workshop

Saturday, April 28, 9am-12pm
Museum Expo

Saturday, April 28, 10am-3pm
Lyon Co. Museum
Panel Discussion: How Can I Get Published?

Saturday, April 28, 1:30 P.M.
Marshall-Lyon County Library
Parks & Trails Legacy Event

Sunday, April 29
12-2:30 PM
Red Baron Arena
Job Fair

April 30th
Marshall Area YMCA
ADA Webinar


Name:  Webinar: ADA Compliance - From Workspace to Website - Is your business accessible?
Date:  April 30, 2018
Time:  12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Event Description:
Join us to learn about making your business ADA compliant, physically and digitally. We'll hear from David Fenley, from the Minnesota Council on Disability, on physical accessibility requirements and how this issue has affected businesses in Minnesota. To touch on the digital side of this, we will hear from Irish Titan's Darin Lynch and JE Urseth on how they help their clients' websites become accessible to all viewers. 
David Fenley, ADA Director, Minnesota Council on Disability
Darin Lynch, Founder and Chief Liberation Officer, Irish Titan
Jon-Eric "JE" Urseth, Digital Project Coordinator, Irish Titan

50th Anniversary Painting Event

Calling all Mustang Monets!
SMSU 50th Anniversary Art Event
Monday, April 30, 2018
5:30-8:00 p.m.
Brau Brothers
Join us for an evening of painting fun. Our own Mustang, Emily Petersen, will lead us in creating a Mustang masterpiece.
Supplies, hors d'oeuvres and one drink voucher included.  $50 per person.
Space limited to 25 people.  Must be 18 or older.
Questions, contact Stacy Frost, SMSU Foundation at 507-537-6483.
Everyday Leader

Friday, May 4th, 2018
Marshall High School
Tickets Only $50 - includes lunch!

S18MACC - $10 off tickets for Chamber members
Lyon County Master Gardeners 

Saturday, May 5, 2018
Marshall Lyon County Library
12:30-4:00 PM

Young Professionals Luncheon

The April Young Professionals luncheon was held at the Lyon County Museum.
Thank you to Dr. Lloyd Petersen, who spoke on the Grand Army of the Republic, the focus of a traveling exhibit, Boys in Blue: The Grand Army of the Republic, A Civil War Veterans' Organization. The exhibit runs at the museum until June 1.

Let's Connect

Let's Connect 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. Our next Let's Connect event is Thursday, June 21st.

Marshall Community Foundation Grants

The Marshall Community Foundation (MCF) is pleased to announce that our spring grant cycle has begun.  We are accepting applications from Marshall non-profits to support the great work they do in our community.
Please share this information.  Deadline for completion is end of day Thursday, May 3, 2018.  Completed forms may be emailed to  If email isn't an option for you please contact me for alternative arrangements. 

Grant requests may be submitted for up to $5,000 and must align with the foundation's priorities of:
  • Community Improvement
  • Diversity
  • Wellness
  • Youth Development
We prefer to fund new/enhanced programs and partnerships or one-time projects.
The Marshall Community Foundation is one of over 20 community foundations established via partnership with the Southwest Initiative Foundation.  A local advisory board identifies needs in the community, grants dollars to local non-profits, and raises funds to grow the endowment.  Earnings from the foundation's endowment are used to fund grants offered twice per year.  MCF has granted over $130,000 since it's founding. 
Donations to MCF are always welcome.  Donations are tax deductible as allowed by law.  Donations are accepted online via

Marshall Kiosk Advertising

Kiosk Advertisements Available
3 Spots Available
to advertise on the downtown kiosks for $250.00. The advertisement agreements run for 12 months starting on June 1st, 2018 through May 31st, 2019. 
Please note: this is a first-come 
first-serve basis with limited spots. 
If you are interested, please email

2018 Chamber Coupon Books are HERE!

Limited quantity! We only have a handful left at the Chamber office!

Books may be purchased through the following groups as well. Let us know
if you need a contact!
  • MHS Track
  • United Way
  • SW Swim Club
  • MHS Dance Line
  • Relay for Life-Betsy Jo Kack
  • Marshall Area Wrestling
  • Marshall HS Girls Hockey
  • PEO Chapter AS
  • Prairie Home Hospice
  • Prairie Dance Alliance
  • Lakeview School After Prom
Chamber Member Job Postings             
  • Avera Marshall
    • C.N.A. - Up to $1000 sign on bonus & We could pay 100% of your college tuition!
    • EMT-Avera Tyler
    • RN or LPN - Avera Tyler Sunrise Manor 56 hours/2 weeks
    • Registered Nurse - 60 hours/2 weeks!
    • Family Practice Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant
    • Patient Service Representative/Registration - Multiple positions in Marshall
    • RN or LPN - OB/GYN Clinic - As needed
    • Dietary Aide - Tyler!
    • Quality Specialist
    • Echo/Vascular Technologist
    • Registered Nurse - In-Patient Behavioral Health - As needed
    • Optometry Assistant - Full Time!
    • Dietary Aide - As needed!
    • Director of Patient Care Services - Avera Tyler
    • Optometry Assistant - As Needed!
    • Patient Care Technician - Emergency Department
    • Clinic RN, LPN or MA
    • RN - Labor & Delivery
    • RN - Long Term Care - 64 hours/2 weeks
    • Housekeeping - 16 hours/2 weeks!
    • Clinical Coordinator
  • City of Marshall
    • Concessions Manager
    • Maintenance Operator (Wastewater Treatment Facility)
  • Marshall Public Schools
    • Director of Business Services
  • Vishay HiRel Systems LLC
    • Vishay - Production Operator (FT, PT Day and PT Evening) 
    • Vishay - Summer Temporary Fulltime Production Operator
  • Schwan's Company
    • Sr Financial Analyst
    • Tax Analyst
  • Vast Broadband
    • Business Account Executive
    • Residential Sales Rep
  • Marshall Lyon County Library
    • Customer Care
  • North Star Mutual Insurance Company
    • Senior Accountant
    • System Administrator
    • Assistant Claims Representative
  • Big Stone Therapies
    • Clinic Administrative Assistant
  • Prairie Home Hospice & Community Care
    • Full Time RN Case Manager
    • Part Time LPN

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         
  • Marshall Frame Shop
    • Plan ahead for Mother's Day (May 13th)
      and Father's Day (June 17th)

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.
Chamber Logo
Marshall Area Chamber of Commerce
118 West College Drive
Marshall, MN 56258
(507) 532-4484