Chamber Legislative Coffee
Saturday, April 4 9:00 a.m.
C.L. Hoover Opera House

Saint Xavier Blue & Gold Festival


Saint Xavier Catholic School is hosting a Blue and Gold Market on Saturday, March 28 from 8:30am - 4:00pm at 200 N. Washington Street in Junction City. The Blue and Gold Market is a collection of crafters, artists, and direct sales vendors. There is a $1.00 admission fee which makes guests eligible for the iPad drawing. Other activities at the market include a bake sale, breakfast and lunch options available, and the chance to get your picture taken with the Easter Bunny! For more information, please email St. X at 

Youth Hiring Fair




Small Business Development Seminar


Marketing for Success: Developing effective marketing efforts to grow your business


On Tuesday, April 14 at 6:00 p.m the Junction City Area Chamber of Commerce Economic Development Commission is hosting a Marketing for Success Seminar presented by the Washburn Kansas Small Business Development Center at Dorothy Bramlage Library

Whether you're a start-up or an established business, marketing is key to your future growth and success. This seminar will help you develop a marketing plan, build your brand, and use your time and money effectively. Special attention will be given to creating and measuring online and social media marketing efforts. Seminar participants will receive resource guides and worksheets to help them in creating a comprehensive marketing plan. 


Contact the Dorothy Bramlage Library,785-238-4311, to register or the Chamber of Commerce, 785-762-2632, for questions. 


Junction City First

Junction City Area Chamber of Commerce's "Junction City First" 

is an aggressive, economic development business expansion and attraction plan. Junction City First has input and support from the private and public sectors within the City of Junction City and Geary County. The initiative is raising funds to develop and implement increased economic development initiatives over the next five years.


In partnership with local governments, community organizations and businesses, the Junction City Area Chamber of Commerce is building a cooperative vision for achieving measurable goals related to specific economic development initiatives: business recruitment and marketing, business retention and expansion, workforce development, enhancing economic development capacity and entrepreneurship.


Junction City First is proving to be a successful capital campaign. The efforts to date have raised $1 million toward the $1.2 million goal. As an additional source of funding Junction City First will have a tremendous impact on economic development in the area.  Investors will have the opportunity help guide the direction of future development to grow and sustain the community. If you have not yet invested, contact to schedule a meeting to learn more about how investing in Junction City can help your business. 


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Economic Development Commission
Employment Opportunities

Desk Job Fitness
Wednesday, March 25
7:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Mercy Regional Health 
Prof. Dev. Cntr, 3rd Floor
1823 College, Manhattan

MAC Breakfast
Thursday, March 26
7:30 a.m. 
GC Convention Center

Blue & Gold Market
Saturday, March 28
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
St. Xavier Catholic School
200 N. Washington

Youth Hiring Fair
Saturday, March 28
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Firsyth Community Center
22900 Hitching Post Road, Fort Riley

Ambassadors' Meeting
Thursday, April 2
7:30 a.m. 
Chamber Office

Chamber Legislative Coffee
Saturday, April 4
9:00 a.m.
C.L. Hoover Opera House

EDC Meeting
Thursday, April 9
8:30 a.m.
Chamber Office

MAC Board Meeting
Thursday, April 9
4:00 p.m.
Chamber Office

Thursday, April 9
7:30 p.m.
C. L. Hoover Opera House

Quarterly Chamber Breakfast
Tuesday, April 28
7:30 a.m.
G.C. Convention Center

Chamber Quarterly Breakfast
Cornerstone Members
Keystone Members
Junction City Area Chamber of Commerce | |
222 W. 6th Street
PO Box 26
Junction City, KS 66441