Our Events

Upcoming Events for March through April 2019


Business Buzz
Friday, April 5 at 8:15 a.m.
Friday, April 19 at 8:15 a.m.
Location: Brew’ha Coffee Shop, downtown Columbia City
Promote your business, non-profit, community interests and network with others.
Ribbon Cutting: Mad Apple Crossfit 3C
Saturday, March 23 at 11:30 a.m.
Location: Mad Apple Crossfit 3C, 496 W Plaza Dr Unit 9, Columbia City
Join us to celebrate the opening of new member business, Mad Apple Crossfit 3C, a fitness facility in Columbia City. RSVP to office@whitleychamber.com and we’ll save a spot for you!
Ambassadors Meeting
Tuesday, March 26 at noon
Location: Chamber Board Room, 128 West Van Buren Street
Bring your lunch and some great ideas!
RSVP to: office@whitleychamber.com or call 248-8131.
Chamber Womens Lunch 
Wednesday, March 27 at noon
Leslee Hill of the Women’s Economic Opportunity Center will lead us on an adventure in personal branding. Learn some important tips and tricks to set yourself apart and to highlight your best attributes. Lunch is included. $15 per person.
RSVP to: office@whitleychamber.com or call 248-8131.

HOT TOPICS: “Hiring & Firing in the Era of Social Media” 

Tuesday, April 9 at 10 a.m.

Attorney Adam Bartom will present a program every manager in business or non-profit will NOT want to miss. What are some of the concerns and pitfalls of social media when it comes to hiring and firing employees? Get answers to your questions at this important event. No cost to members.

RSVP to office@whitleychamber.com or call (260) 248-8131.

Ambassadors Meeting

Tuesday, April 23 at noon

Location: Chamber Board Room, 128 West Van Buren Street
Bring your lunch and some great ideas!
RSVP to: office@whitleychamber.com or call 248-8131.

Ribbon Cutting: United Way of Whitley County
Wednesday, April 24 at 12 p.m.
Location: United Way of Whitley County, 219 West Van Buren Street, Columbia City
An open house will begin following the ribbon cutting and continue until 6 p.m. We are welcoming the community to tour our space, meet our board and staff and to learn more about the United Way. The community is invited to enjoying light refreshments while visiting and connecting with community partners. RSVP to office@whitleychamber.com and we’ll save a spot for you!

South Whitley’s Annual Garage Sales

Friday, April 26-Saturday, April 27

Thousands of people flock to South Whitley every spring for the annual garage sales. Get involved by…sponsoring the event OR reserving a booth space.

For more information on reserving a booth space, call the Chamber at (260) 248-8131 or email office@whitleychamber.com

To become a sponsor for just $75, contact jennifer@whitleychamber.com

In the year ahead…
– Chamber Golf Outing – August 15 at 11 a.m. at Eagle Glen Golf Course
– Annual Meeting – October 24 (details TBA)
– Pumpkins on Parade – October 31 from 3 to 6 p.m.
– Christmas Open House & Parade Night – November 29 from 4 to 6 p.m.
– Ambassador & Member Christmas Party – December 19 from 1 to 3 p.m. at Super 8