Our Events

Upcoming Events for January, February  & March 2019


Business Buzz
Friday, January 18 at 8:15 a.m.
Friday, February 1 at 8:15 a.m.
Friday, February 15 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: Jimmy John’s Columbia City
Monday, January 21 at 9 a.m.
Location: Jimmy John’s, 289 W. Walker Way Suite #3
Promote your business, non-profit, community interests and network with others. RSVP by January 18 at noon to: office@whitleychamber.com

Ambassadors Kickoff
Thursday, January 24 at noon
Lunch will be provided!
Location: Chamber Board Room, 128 West Van Buren Street
Gather for lunch and our planning kickoff for the new year! We’ve got exciting plans for the Ambassador Program in 2019!
RSVP by January 21 to: office@whitleychamber.com or call 248-8131.

Chamber on the Road: South Whitley
Friday, February 1 at noon
Location: East of Chicago Pizza, Churubusco
Meet us for camaraderie and conversation. You’ll have the opportunity to promote your business, non-profit, community interests and network with others. Meetings are laid back, conversational and offer an opportunity to learn more about our community. Lunch is on your own. RSVP to office@whitleychamber.com and we’ll save a seat for you!

Chamber Legislative Update
Sponsored by NIPSCO and the Regional Chamber of Northeast Indiana
Saturday, February 2 at noon
Location: Chamber Board Room, 128 West Van Buren Street
State Senator Andy Zay and State Representative Christopher Judy will be present to give an overview of current topics in state government. Additionally, they will take constituent questions.
RSVP by January 21 to: office@whitleychamber.com or call 248-8131.

Whitley County EXPO
You still have time to become a sponsor!
Saturday, March 9 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Location: Indian Springs Middle School, 1692 SR 9, Columbia City
The annual Whitley County EXPO showcases the best business and non-profit organizations in Whitley County. The event features more than 50 booths, entertainment, prizes and in 2018 welcomed more than 2400 visitors. Booth registration and sponsorship opportunities are still available.
For a registration form or more information: office@whitleychamber.com or call 248-8131.

State of the City with Mayor Ryan Daniel
Sponsored by NIPSCO and United Consulting
Friday, March 15 at 11:45 a.m.
Location: The Center for Whitley County Youth, 201 West Market Street
Columbia City Mayor Ryan Daniel will give an overview of the past year as well as an insightful look forward into plans and projects for the year ahead.
RSVP by March 11 to: office@whitleychamber.com or call 248-8131.

In the year ahead…
– South Whitley Garage Sales – April 26-27
– Chamber 100 Years Gala – May 2019 (details TBA)
– 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