Chamber Chat July 8, 2016

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Chamber Chat

Rolling Hills Grand Opening/”Wire Cutting”

The Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a Grand Opening/”Wire Cutting” for Rolling Hills Electric at their new facility in Beloit on July 8th at 11am.

VFW will start the festivities off with the presenting of the colors followed by the Pledge of Allegiance.  The Rolling Hills Board President will give a short message and then the Board will “cut the wire”.  Doug Jackson will give a short message and introduce dignitaries.

Tours will follow along with a light lunch of hot dogs.

Please join the Chamber in congratulating Rolling Hills on their new facility and making an investment in the community.  We are proud to have them here!


Kettle Specials

Kettle’s specials next week are:

Grilled Cheese: “The Larry” ham, roasted wine-marinated mushrooms and Swiss cheese

Weekly Wine Special: Silvaner halbtrocken Gysler, $8/$28

Wednesday Wine Duo: Somerset Ridge dry reds, $14


Ribbon Cutting/Open House for Schroeder Building & Supply

Schroeder Building and Supply will be hosting an open house for their new showroom on Thursday, July 14th.  A ribbon cutting from the Chamber of Commerce will kick everything off at 9am and the open house will continue throughout the day.

Schroeder Building & Supply is located in North Central Kansas on Willow Springs Way just off of US Highway 24 near the Super 8.  Phone number:  (785) 534-1365.

Things around the house eventually get older and need some repairs. Schroeder Building & Supply, LLC and Premier Cabinetry & Design can provide you with an excellent home repairs service so you can keep your house up and running. We will help you transform an outdated room into a modern comfort with our many remodeling services.

With Schroeder Building & Supply, LLC and Premier Cabinetry & Design, your general contractor will be skilled in many areas and will gladly come to your home to fix anything. If you are in need of anything from custom cabinets or window installation, we are the company that can help you. Our home improvements and repairs service has earned us a recognizable reputation in Beloit, turning visions into reality. With our experience and expertise, you can trust that all of your repairs and home renovations are in good hands with us.

When you are looking for an excellent general contractor, contact Schroeder Building & Supply, LLC and Premier Cabinetry & Design in Beloit, KS for expert advice and service. Schroeder Building & Supply, LLC can provide you with excellent upgrades! Let us draw up plan for your bathroom or kitchen remodeling project. Along with building new homes and remodels we build our own custom cabinets where other contractors order their cabinets. Building our own custom cabinets allows us to be cheaper than our competitors. We have been in business since 1967 building and provide quality custom homes, remodels, and cabinets. We will work with you to design and build your building projects just the way you want.

Our Services:

  • Custom New Homes
  • Custom Cabinetry
  • Kitchen Remodels
  • Bathroom Remodels
  • Window & Door Installation
  • General Contractors



Community Blood Drive



Glen Elder Funday

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Kettle Events

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2016 Mitchell County Fair Program of Events

Monday, July 25, First Christian Church, Beloit

9am                             Judging of 4-H Foods

Judging of Arts & Crafts

9am-11am                  Family and Consumer Sciences (FACS) Judging Contest

10am                           4-H Bake Sale in First Christian Church Lobby

Tuesday, July 26, Fairgrounds

8:30am                        Pet Show

9am                             Dog Show

Wednesday, July 27, Fairgrounds

9am                             Horse Show

6pm-8pm                    All Livestock (beef, bucket calf, swine, sheep & goats) will be checked in                                       and weighed at the fairgrounds

6pm-8pm                    Open class entries may be entered

6pm-9pm                    Moore’s Greater Show

Thursday, July 28, ARM BAND NIGHT (6pm-9pm)

8am-10:30am             Enter all other 4-H and open class exhibits, except for livestock

10am                           Judging of 4-H and Open Class Poultry and Rabbits

Judging of 4-HPhotography

10:30am                      Judging of Bucket Calves

11am                           Judging of Crops, Garden and Flowers

Judging of 4-H Rocketry

Judging of 4-H Posters, Notebooks, Displays and Club Food Booths

11:30am                      Judging of 4-H Woodworking, Electric, Welding & Entomology

1pm                             Judging of Open Class Foods, Clothing, Needlework, Flowers & Art

Lisa Johnson x/Leap of Faith Soap Shopper and Fiber Farm doing a Goat                                        Milk and fiber demonstration (in bull barn)

2:30pm                        Judging of Open Class Crops & Garden

3pm                             Judging of Open Class Photography (to follow 4-H photography judging;                                        starting time approximate)

5pm                             Creature Feature presented by Kansas Wildlife and Parks and Tourism

6pm                             Judging of Beef

Ident-A-Kid with the Mitchell County Sheriff’s Department

6pm                             Free Entertainment – Francis McCune (singer)

6pm-9pm                    Moore’s Greater Show

7pm                             Kids Rodeo & Mutton Bustin’

Free Entertainment-Jim Hoy (Cowboy Historian and Folk entertainer)

8:30pm                        Free Entertainment-TBA

9pm                             Free Entertainment – TBA

Friday, July 29, ARM BAND NIGHT (6pm-9pm)

9am                             Judging of Swine ½ Hour after Swine Show completion

5pm                             Free Entertainment – Gabby Smith (singer and guitar)

5:30pm                        Money Scramble in the Hog/Sheep arena

6pm                             SASS Cowboy Shooting (cattle show arena outside)

6pm-9pm                    National Guard Kids games

6pm-9pm                    Moore’s Greater Show

7pm                             Demolition Derby at the Grandstand

Free Entertainment – NCK Dance Center

7:30pm                        Free Entertainment – TBA

8pm                             Free Entertainment – TBA

8:30pm                        Free Entertainment – TBA

Saturday, July 30, ARM BAND NIGHT (6pm-9pm)

9am                             Round Robin

5pm                             Livestock Sale

5pm                             Free Entertainment – Finney Family Orchestra

6pm                             Vetter Family Band

6pm-9pm                    Moore’s Greater Show

6:30pm                        Enduro Race at the Grandstand

7pm                             Free Entertainment – Noma Pfister (piano)

8pm                             Free Entertainment – Craig Plottner (guitar)

9pm                             Free Entertainment – TBA

Sunday, July 31

8am-11:30am             Check out exhibits and clean up



Have Any Exciting News to Share?

The Chamber wants to help spread the word about your business.  “Noteworthy News” is your opportunity to do just that.  It’s a great way to inform other Chamber members about anything that’s new within your organization.  Fill us in on what’s happening from staff changes to a new product or service.  Send it to by Thursday at noon and I will include it in Chamber Chat!


Calendar of Events

Friday, July 8th – 11am – “Wire Cutting”/Grand Opening – Rolling Hills Electric

Monday, July 11th – 7pm – Mitchell County Historical Society – Legion Annex

Tuesday, July 12th – Noon – Rotary – Trail Room, Muni

Tuesday, July 12th – 7pm – Cassiopeia

Wednesday, July 13th – Noon – Lions Club

Thursday, July 14th – 9am – Ribbon Cutting/Open House – Schroeder Building & Supply

**(DATE CHANGE)Thursday, July 14th – 12:30pm – SVED Board – NCRPC

Monday, July 18th – Heather Hartman’s Birthday

Tuesday, July 19th – Noon – Rotary – Trail Room, Muni

Tuesday, July 19th – 11am-6pm – Community Blood Drive – NCK Wellness Gym

Wednesday, July 20th – 9:30am – Beloit Ministerial Association

Wednesday, July 20th – Noon – Lions Club

Saturday, July 23rd – Glen Elder Funday

Tuesday, July 26th – Noon – Rotary – Trail Room, Muni

Wednesday, July 27th – Noon – Lions Club

Wednesday, July 27th-Saturday, July 30th – Mitchell County Fair

Monday, August 1st – 7pm – Mitchell County Fair Board – Guaranty State Bank

Tuesday, August 2nd – Noon – Rotary – Trail Room, Muni

Wednesday, August 3rd – Noon – Lions Club

Thursday, August 4th – Noon – Mitchell County Tourism – Courthouse

Friday, August 5th – Saturday, August 6th – Tipton Picnic

Monday, August 8th – Mitchell County Historical Society – Legion Annex

Tuesday, August 9th – Noon – Rotary – Trail Room, Muni

Tuesday, August 9th – 7pm – Cassiopeia

Wednesday, August 10th – Noon – Lions Club

Tuesday, August 16th – Noon – Rotary – Trail Room, Muni

Wednesday, August 17th – 9:30am – Beloit Ministerial Association

Wednesday, August 17th – Noon – Lions Club

Thursday, August 18th – First day of School

Thursday, August 18th – Noon – SVED Board – Hebrews – Glen Elder

Friday, August 19th – Saturday, August 20th – Cawker City Twine-a-thon Cook-Off

Tuesday, August 23rd – Noon – Rotary – Trail Room, Muni

Wednesday, August 24th – Noon – Lions Club

Tuesday, August 30th – Noon – Rotary – Trail Room, Muni

Wednesday, August 31st – Noon – Lions Club


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