Life in the Little Apple
Manhattan Young Professionals
About Us
Group in woodsWe 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
November 12 - Chili Cookoff
November 5 - Habitat Build Day
October 28 - Halloween Party, 8 p.m., Four Points by Sheraton
July 14, 11:30 a.m., Four Points at the Sheraton, Workplace Emergency Awareness
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 Hooray Thursday because of Halloween Party on Oct. 28
September 29 - Liquid Art Winery
August 25 - Little Apple Brewery
July 28 - Boulevard Grill
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. 4
Sept. 1
Oct. 4
Nov. 1
Dec. 1

Dena Huff