Manhattan Young Professionals

About Us


We provide networking opportunities and social interactions to young professionals in the Manhattan Area.

Who is a young professional and why should you be involved?
  • Are you between the ages of 21 and 40?
  • Do you want to learn about and become more involved in your community?
  • Are you looking to be a leader in your industry?
  • Do you want to build lasting personal and business relationships?
  • Would you like to help influence the business community?
  • Do you want to be more involved in the Chamber?
If you answered yes to any of the above, contact Dena Huff or by phone 785-776-8829.

Upcoming Events



2016 Events


December 31, New Year's Eve Party, 8 p.m., The Bluemont
December 12, Dale Carnegie Training - Building your Network, 1:30 p.m. - 4 p.m
November 13, Green Apple Bike Build, 2-5 p.m.
November 12, Chili Cook-off, CANCELLED
October 28, Halloween Party, 8 p.m., Four Points by Sheraton
June 21, 5:30 p.m., Aggieville Olympics
May 7, 10:00 a.m., Tour of tower at Tuttle Creek Dam
April 21, 11:30 a.m., Blueville Nursery, Educational Lunch - Customer Service
March 22, 5:30 p.m., Bump & Bounce soccer at the Northeast Community Park
February 16, 11:30 a.m., Educational Lunch
January 14, 5:30 p.m., Music Trivia at Colbert's

"Hooray Thursday" Socials


This is an informal, no-agenda event. A get together over cocktails to mingle. In the spirit of having no agenda, Hooray Thursday will start after work (5ish) and have no end time. Come as you are, when you want and leave when you want. Use this time to get to know your other MYP members better. There will be no charge for this event (but drinks are on your own).

December - no event in December
November 17
October 27 - No event because of Halloween Party on Oct. 28
September 29 - Liquid Art Winery
August 25 - Little Apple Brewery
July 28 - The Boulevard
June 30 - Carlos O'Kelley's
May 26 - Hibachi Hut
April 28 - Famous Dave's
March 31 - Houlihans
February 25 - Powercat
January 28 - Bourbon & Baker

Group Lunch


Get to know other YP's in a small group setting! You will be paired up with 4-5 other YP's to enjoy lunch at a local Chamber member Manhattan restaurant. Each month, you will be paired up with a different group at a different restaurant for a chance to get to know new members each time! Lunch is on your own.
Jan. 7
Feb. 2
March 3
April 5
May 5
June 7
July 7
Aug. 2
Sept. 1
Oct. 4
Nov. 1
Dec. 1