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LAKELAND'S YOUNG PROFESSIONALS NETWORKING GROUP

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Upcoming Events

  • 11th Annual Lakeland City Commission SUN 'n FUN Breakfast
    11th Annual Lakeland City Commission SUN 'n FUN Breakfast
    Wed, Mar 06
    Skylight Hangar on the SUN 'n FUN Campus
    Mar 06, 2024, 7:00 AM – 8:30 AM
    Skylight Hangar on the SUN 'n FUN Campus, 3985 Laird Blvd, Lakeland, FL 33811, USA
    Mar 06, 2024, 7:00 AM – 8:30 AM
    Skylight Hangar on the SUN 'n FUN Campus, 3985 Laird Blvd, Lakeland, FL 33811, USA
    EMERGE Lakeland is invited to join the Lakeland Chamber of Commerce for the 11th Annual Lakeland City Commission SUN ‘n FUN Breakfast celebrating the 50th SUN ‘n FUN Aerospace Expo.
  • Lakeland Chamber of Commerce Member Meeting: Empowering Self-Care Strategies for Busy Entrepreneurs
    Lakeland Chamber of Commerce Member Meeting: Empowering Self-Care Strategies for Busy Entrepreneurs
    Tue, Mar 12
    Lakeland
    Mar 12, 2024, 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM
    Lakeland, 35 Lake Morton Dr, Lakeland, FL 33801, USA
    Mar 12, 2024, 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM
    Lakeland, 35 Lake Morton Dr, Lakeland, FL 33801, USA
    EMERGE Lakeland is invited to join the Lakeland Chamber of Commerce Member Meeting on March 12th for an empowering session on self-care and small business success!
  • Marketing Committee Monthly Meeting
    Marketing Committee Monthly Meeting
    Multiple Dates
    Tue, Mar 12
    Catapult
    Mar 12, 2024, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    Catapult, 502 E Main St, Lakeland, FL 33801, USA
    Mar 12, 2024, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    Catapult, 502 E Main St, Lakeland, FL 33801, USA
    Marketing will align on content and promotion strategies for the upcoming month.
  • Events Committee Meeting
    Events Committee Meeting
    Multiple Dates
    Tue, Mar 12
    The Joinery
    Mar 12, 2024, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    The Joinery, 640 E Main St, Lakeland, FL 33801
    Mar 12, 2024, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    The Joinery, 640 E Main St, Lakeland, FL 33801
    Events Committee meets at noon on the second Tuesday of the month at The Joinery (640 E Main St, Lakeland). Any EMERGE Member is welcome to join this voluntary committee!
  • New Member Luncheon
    New Member Luncheon
    Wed, Mar 13
    Lakeland Chamber of Commerce
    Mar 13, 2024, 11:45 AM – 1:00 PM
    Lakeland Chamber of Commerce, 35 Lake Morton Dr, Lakeland, FL 33801, USA
    Mar 13, 2024, 11:45 AM – 1:00 PM
    Lakeland Chamber of Commerce, 35 Lake Morton Dr, Lakeland, FL 33801, USA
    Get ready for our quarterly New Member Luncheon on Wednesday, March 13th, at the Lakeland Chamber of Commerce!
  • United Ways of Central Florida's COMMUNITY BREWS at CONCORD COFFEE
    United Ways of Central Florida's COMMUNITY BREWS at CONCORD COFFEE
    Fri, Mar 15
    Concord Coffee
    Mar 15, 2024, 7:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    Concord Coffee, 1037 Florida Ave S #135, Lakeland, FL 33803, USA
    Mar 15, 2024, 7:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    Concord Coffee, 1037 Florida Ave S #135, Lakeland, FL 33803, USA
    Score big for a cause at Community Brews: Concord Coffee!
  • Chamber of Commerce 2024 Legislative Wrap-Up Breakfast
    Chamber of Commerce 2024 Legislative Wrap-Up Breakfast
    Tue, Mar 19
    First Presbyterian Church
    Mar 19, 2024, 7:30 AM – 9:00 AM
    First Presbyterian Church, 175 Lake Hollingsworth Dr, Lakeland, FL 33801, USA
    Mar 19, 2024, 7:30 AM – 9:00 AM
    First Presbyterian Church, 175 Lake Hollingsworth Dr, Lakeland, FL 33801, USA
    EMERGE Lakeland is invited to dive into the heart of local policymaking at the Lakeland Chamber of Commerce's 2024 Legislative Wrap-Up Breakfast!
  • ProDev Committee Meeting
    ProDev Committee Meeting
    Multiple Dates
    Tue, Mar 19
    Lakeland
    Mar 19, 2024, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    Lakeland, 204 E Orange St ste 102, Lakeland, FL 33801, USA
    Mar 19, 2024, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    Lakeland, 204 E Orange St ste 102, Lakeland, FL 33801, USA
    We are always looking for new ideas and people to continually diversify our organization and improve how we develop the next generation.
  • Volunteer Committee Monthly Meeting
    Volunteer Committee Monthly Meeting
    Multiple Dates
    Wed, Mar 20
    211 E Main St
    Mar 20, 2024, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    211 E Main St, 211 E Main St, Lakeland, FL 33801, USA
    Mar 20, 2024, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    211 E Main St, 211 E Main St, Lakeland, FL 33801, USA
    Volunteer Committee meets the 3rd Wednesday of the month, noon at COhatch (211 E Main St in downtown Lakeland).
  • Lakeland Chamber of Commerce Biz & Brew at Swan Brewing
    Lakeland Chamber of Commerce Biz & Brew at Swan Brewing
    Thu, Mar 21
    Swan Brewing
    Mar 21, 2024, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
    Swan Brewing, 115 W Pine St, Lakeland, FL 33815, USA
    Mar 21, 2024, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
    Swan Brewing, 115 W Pine St, Lakeland, FL 33815, USA
    Raise a glass to networking success at the Lakeland Chamber of Commerce's Biz & Brew event!
  • United Way of Central Florida's Women United SPRING GARDEN PARTY
    United Way of Central Florida's Women United SPRING GARDEN PARTY
    Sat, Mar 23
    Location is TBD
    Mar 23, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Location is TBD
    Mar 23, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Location is TBD
  • United Way of Central Florida's COMMUNITY BREWS: SWAN BREWING
    United Way of Central Florida's COMMUNITY BREWS: SWAN BREWING
    Thu, Mar 28
    Swan Brewing
    Mar 28, 2024, 3:00 PM – 10:00 PM
    Swan Brewing, 115 W Pine St, Lakeland, FL 33815, USA
    Mar 28, 2024, 3:00 PM – 10:00 PM
    Swan Brewing, 115 W Pine St, Lakeland, FL 33815, USA
    Sip for a Cause at Community Brews: Swan Brewing!
  • United Way of Central Florida's YLS Mixology Class 2024
    United Way of Central Florida's YLS Mixology Class 2024
    Thu, Mar 28
    Cob & Pen
    Mar 28, 2024, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
    Cob & Pen, 1221 Florida Ave S, Lakeland, FL 33803, USA
    Mar 28, 2024, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
    Cob & Pen, 1221 Florida Ave S, Lakeland, FL 33803, USA
    Unleash your inner mixologist at United Way of Central Florida's YLS Mixology Class 2024.
  • United Way of Central Florida's COMMUNITY BREWS: SWAN BREWING - Day 2
    United Way of Central Florida's COMMUNITY BREWS: SWAN BREWING - Day 2
    Fri, Mar 29
    Swan Brewing
    Mar 29, 2024, 12:00 PM – 10:00 PM
    Swan Brewing, 115 W Pine St, Lakeland, FL 33815, USA
    Mar 29, 2024, 12:00 PM – 10:00 PM
    Swan Brewing, 115 W Pine St, Lakeland, FL 33815, USA
    Sip for a Cause at Community Brews: Swan Brewing!
  • Chamber of Commerce's Lunch and Learn - Business Immigration
    Chamber of Commerce's Lunch and Learn - Business Immigration
    Tue, Apr 16
    Lakeland Chamber of Commerce
    Apr 16, 2024, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    Lakeland Chamber of Commerce, 35 Lake Morton Dr, Lakeland, FL 33801, USA
    Apr 16, 2024, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    Lakeland Chamber of Commerce, 35 Lake Morton Dr, Lakeland, FL 33801, USA
    Dive into the world of Business Immigration at Lakeland Chamber of Commerce's Lunch and Learn!
  • EMERGE Volunteer Group at United Way's DAY OF CARING
    EMERGE Volunteer Group at United Way's DAY OF CARING
    Fri, Apr 19
    Location is TBD
    Apr 19, 2024, 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    Location is TBD
    Apr 19, 2024, 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    Location is TBD
    EMERGE Volunteers are gearing up to lend a hand to a Lakeland-based nonprofit on this special day of giving back. Let's roll up our sleeves and make a positive impact together with United Way of Central Florida!
  • Lakeland Chamber of Commerce's Banker Bestie with Crews Bank & Trust
    Lakeland Chamber of Commerce's Banker Bestie with Crews Bank & Trust
    Tue, Apr 23
    Lakeland Chamber of Commerce
    Apr 23, 2024, 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM
    Lakeland Chamber of Commerce, 35 Lake Morton Dr, Lakeland, FL 33801, USA
    Apr 23, 2024, 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM
    Lakeland Chamber of Commerce, 35 Lake Morton Dr, Lakeland, FL 33801, USA
    Connect with your 'Banker Bestie' at Lakeland Chamber of Commerce's Banker Bestie event with Crews Bank & Trust!
  • EMERGE Volunteers at PACE Center's 10-Story Challenge 2024
    EMERGE Volunteers at PACE Center's 10-Story Challenge 2024
    Fri, May 03
    Lakeland Electric
    May 03, 2024, 10:00 PM – May 04, 2024, 12:00 AM
    Lakeland Electric, 501 E Lemon St, Lakeland, FL 33801, USA
    May 03, 2024, 10:00 PM – May 04, 2024, 12:00 AM
    Lakeland Electric, 501 E Lemon St, Lakeland, FL 33801, USA
    Volunteers Needed!
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