Kaleidoscope
Apr
1
7:30 pm19:30

Kaleidoscope

  • RiverCenter for the Performing Arts – Bill Heard Theater Stage

The Columbus State University Schwob School of Music presents "Kaleidoscope" an amazing fast-paced showcase of talent from around the world, this concert is truly a marquee event for Columbus. 250 students are featured in different combinations, with short selections moving seamlessly from one to the next. Excitement builds right to the end of this 70 minute extravaganza. Prepare to be blown away!

This ticket usually sells for $20 but is FREE for YP Members! A private reception for YP members will be on the stage in Legacy Hall following the performance.

To reserve your ticket simply click here.

Apr
6
6:00 pm18:00

Social Engagement Committee Meeting

  • TBD

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Social Engagement Committee is to create relational and social value for YP membership. By partnering with existing organizations in the community, this committee will support the cultural and artistic resources in the community.

Apr
7
11:30 am11:30

Get on Boards (part 1)

  • Columbus GA Chamber of Commerce, Saunders Boardroom

A four-part leadership series, designed to prepare Young Professionals to be leaders within the community and be better prepared to serve on boards within the community if and when called upon.

Apr
11
6:00 pm18:00

Servant Leadership Committee Meeting

  • TBD

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Servant Leadership Committee is to give back to the community. This committee will encourage and facilitate community service in the local community. Focus will be on connecting YPs to local projects and non-profit entities that need volunteers and facilitate the creation of more qualified young volunteer leaders for board service.

Learn on the Go
Apr
12
11:30 am11:30

Learn on the Go

  • Columbus GA Chamber of Commerce, Saunders Boardroom

A lunch series featuring a community leader who speaks on various leadership topics to provide YPs with the resources needed for career and personal growth.

Apr
18
6:00 pm18:00

Leadership & Career Development Committee Meeting

  • TBD

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Career & Leadership Development is to provide YPs with exceptional leadership learning opportunities and recognize YPs for exceptional leadership and service in the community. This committee facilitates participation in unique career development opportunities outside of the workplace. It is also the goal of this committee to expose area business to talented YPs and vice versa.

Apr
26
6:00 pm18:00

Governmental Affairs Committee Meeting

  • The Cannon Brewpub

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Governmental Affairs committee is to educate YP members about the political process and critical local and regional issues. The goal is to enhance awareness and engage YP members by promoting active dialogue among YP members, political candidates, and public officials. YP does not support specific political parties or groups.

May
4
6:00 pm18:00

Social Engagement Committee Meeting

  • TBD

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Social Engagement Committee is to create relational and social value for YP membership. By partnering with existing organizations in the community, this committee will support the cultural and artistic resources in the community.

May
9
6:00 pm18:00

Servant Leadership Committee Meeting

  • TBD

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Servant Leadership Committee is to give back to the community. This committee will encourage and facilitate community service in the local community. Focus will be on connecting YPs to local projects and non-profit entities that need volunteers and facilitate the creation of more qualified young volunteer leaders for board service.

May
16
6:00 pm18:00

Leadership & Career Development Committee Meeting

  • TBD

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Career & Leadership Development is to provide YPs with exceptional leadership learning opportunities and recognize YPs for exceptional leadership and service in the community. This committee facilitates participation in unique career development opportunities outside of the workplace. It is also the goal of this committee to expose area business to talented YPs and vice versa.

May
24
6:00 pm18:00

Governmental Affairs Committee Meeting

  • The Cannon Brewpub

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Governmental Affairs committee is to educate YP members about the political process and critical local and regional issues. The goal is to enhance awareness and engage YP members by promoting active dialogue among YP members, political candidates, and public officials. YP does not support specific political parties or groups.

May
26
11:30 am11:30

Get on Boards (part 2)

  • Columbus GA Chamber of Commerce, Saunders Boardroom

A four-part leadership series, designed to prepare Young Professionals to be leaders within the community and be better prepared to serve on boards within the community if and when called upon.

Jun
1
6:00 pm18:00

Social Engagement Committee Meeting

  • TBD

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Social Engagement Committee is to create relational and social value for YP membership. By partnering with existing organizations in the community, this committee will support the cultural and artistic resources in the community.

See How They Run
Jun
2
12:00 pm12:00

See How They Run

  • Columbus GA Chamber of Commerce, Saunders Boardroom

A half-day seminar where Young Professionals can hear from elected officials on what it takes to run for office, the ins and outs of running a campaign, etc.

Jun
13
6:00 pm18:00

Servant Leadership Committee Meeting

  • TBD

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Servant Leadership Committee is to give back to the community. This committee will encourage and facilitate community service in the local community. Focus will be on connecting YPs to local projects and non-profit entities that need volunteers and facilitate the creation of more qualified young volunteer leaders for board service.

Connect Columbus
Jun
15
5:30 pm17:30

Connect Columbus

  • RiverCenter for the Performing Arts

Opportunity for YPs to unite within the community, this event is dedicated to helping YPs find the "to do" in the Columbus region. This event offers YPs unique opportunities to connect with members of the YP program, as well as various social, civic and recreational groups.

Jun
20
6:00 pm18:00

Leadership & Career Development Committee Meeting

  • TBD

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Career & Leadership Development is to provide YPs with exceptional leadership learning opportunities and recognize YPs for exceptional leadership and service in the community. This committee facilitates participation in unique career development opportunities outside of the workplace. It is also the goal of this committee to expose area business to talented YPs and vice versa.

Learn on the Go
Jun
28
11:30 am11:30

Learn on the Go

  • Columbus GA Chamber of Commerce, Saunders Boardroom

A lunch series featuring a community leader who speaks on various leadership topics to provide YPs with the resources needed for career and personal growth.

Jun
28
6:00 pm18:00

Governmental Affairs Committee Meeting

  • The Cannon Brewpub

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Governmental Affairs committee is to educate YP members about the political process and critical local and regional issues. The goal is to enhance awareness and engage YP members by promoting active dialogue among YP members, political candidates, and public officials. YP does not support specific political parties or groups.

Jul
6
6:00 pm18:00

Social Engagement Committee Meeting

  • TBD

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Social Engagement Committee is to create relational and social value for YP membership. By partnering with existing organizations in the community, this committee will support the cultural and artistic resources in the community.

Jul
11
6:00 pm18:00

Servant Leadership Committee Meeting

  • TBD

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Servant Leadership Committee is to give back to the community. This committee will encourage and facilitate community service in the local community. Focus will be on connecting YPs to local projects and non-profit entities that need volunteers and facilitate the creation of more qualified young volunteer leaders for board service.

Jul
18
6:00 pm18:00

Leadership & Career Development Committee Meeting

  • TBD

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Career & Leadership Development is to provide YPs with exceptional leadership learning opportunities and recognize YPs for exceptional leadership and service in the community. This committee facilitates participation in unique career development opportunities outside of the workplace. It is also the goal of this committee to expose area business to talented YPs and vice versa.

Jul
21
11:30 am11:30

Get on Boards (part 3)

  • Columbus GA Chamber of Commerce, Saunders Boardroom

A four-part leadership series, designed to prepare Young Professionals to be leaders within the community and be better prepared to serve on boards within the community if and when called upon.

Jul
26
6:00 pm18:00

Governmental Affairs Committee Meeting

  • The Cannon Brew Pub

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Governmental Affairs committee is to educate YP members about the political process and critical local and regional issues. The goal is to enhance awareness and engage YP members by promoting active dialogue among YP members, political candidates, and public officials. YP does not support specific political parties or groups.

Aug
3
6:00 pm18:00

Social Engagement Committee Meeting

  • TBD

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Social Engagement Committee is to create relational and social value for YP membership. By partnering with existing organizations in the community, this committee will support the cultural and artistic resources in the community.

Aug
8
6:00 pm18:00

Servant Leadership Committee Meeting

  • TBD

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Servant Leadership Committee is to give back to the community. This committee will encourage and facilitate community service in the local community. Focus will be on connecting YPs to local projects and non-profit entities that need volunteers and facilitate the creation of more qualified young volunteer leaders for board service.

Aug
15
6:00 pm18:00

Leadership & Career Development Committee Meeting

  • TBD

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Career & Leadership Development is to provide YPs with exceptional leadership learning opportunities and recognize YPs for exceptional leadership and service in the community. This committee facilitates participation in unique career development opportunities outside of the workplace. It is also the goal of this committee to expose area business to talented YPs and vice versa.

Learn on the Go
Aug
23
11:30 am11:30

Learn on the Go

  • Columbus GA Chamber of Commerce, Saunders Boardroom

A lunch series featuring a community leader who speaks on various leadership topics to provide YPs with the resources needed for career and personal growth.

Aug
23
6:00 pm18:00

Governmental Affairs Committee Meeting

  • The Cannon Brewpub

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Governmental Affairs committee is to educate YP members about the political process and critical local and regional issues. The goal is to enhance awareness and engage YP members by promoting active dialogue among YP members, political candidates, and public officials. YP does not support specific political parties or groups.

Sep
7
6:00 pm18:00

Social Engagement Committee Meeting

  • TBD

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Social Engagement Committee is to create relational and social value for YP membership. By partnering with existing organizations in the community, this committee will support the cultural and artistic resources in the community.

Sep
12
6:00 pm18:00

Servant Leadership Committee Meeting

  • TBD

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Servant Leadership Committee is to give back to the community. This committee will encourage and facilitate community service in the local community. Focus will be on connecting YPs to local projects and non-profit entities that need volunteers and facilitate the creation of more qualified young volunteer leaders for board service.

Sep
15
11:30 am11:30

Get on Boards (part 4)

  • Columbus GA Chamber of Commerce, Saunders Boardroom

A four-part leadership series, designed to prepare Young Professionals to be leaders within the community and be better prepared to serve on boards within the community if and when called upon.

Sep
19
6:00 pm18:00

Leadership & Career Development Committee Meeting

  • TBD

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Career & Leadership Development is to provide YPs with exceptional leadership learning opportunities and recognize YPs for exceptional leadership and service in the community. This committee facilitates participation in unique career development opportunities outside of the workplace. It is also the goal of this committee to expose area business to talented YPs and vice versa.

Sep
27
6:00 pm18:00

Governmental Affairs Committee Meeting

  • The Cannon Brewpub

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Governmental Affairs committee is to educate YP members about the political process and critical local and regional issues. The goal is to enhance awareness and engage YP members by promoting active dialogue among YP members, political candidates, and public officials. YP does not support specific political parties or groups.

Oct
5
6:00 pm18:00

Social Engagement Committee Meeting

  • TBD

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Social Engagement Committee is to create relational and social value for YP membership. By partnering with existing organizations in the community, this committee will support the cultural and artistic resources in the community.

Oct
10
6:00 pm18:00

Servant Leadership Committee Meeting

  • TBD

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Servant Leadership Committee is to give back to the community. This committee will encourage and facilitate community service in the local community. Focus will be on connecting YPs to local projects and non-profit entities that need volunteers and facilitate the creation of more qualified young volunteer leaders for board service.

Oct
17
6:00 pm18:00

Leadership & Career Development Committee Meeting

  • TBD

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Career & Leadership Development is to provide YPs with exceptional leadership learning opportunities and recognize YPs for exceptional leadership and service in the community. This committee facilitates participation in unique career development opportunities outside of the workplace. It is also the goal of this committee to expose area business to talented YPs and vice versa.

Oct
25
6:00 pm18:00

Governmental Affairs Committee Meeting

  • The Cannon Brewpub

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Governmental Affairs committee is to educate YP members about the political process and critical local and regional issues. The goal is to enhance awareness and engage YP members by promoting active dialogue among YP members, political candidates, and public officials. YP does not support specific political parties or groups.

Scream on the Green
Oct
27
6:00 pm18:00

Scream on the Green

  • CSU RiverPark Campus

An outdoor movie free and open to the public, this is the largest YP event of the year. NEW this year, we will be partnering with Uptown's Friday night concert series.

Nov
2
6:00 pm18:00

Social Engagement Committee Meeting

  • TBD

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Social Engagement Committee is to create relational and social value for YP membership. By partnering with existing organizations in the community, this committee will support the cultural and artistic resources in the community.

Learn on the Go
Nov
8
11:30 am11:30

Learn on the Go

  • Columbus GA Chamber of Commerce, Saunders Boardroom

A lunch series featuring a community leader who speaks on various leadership topics to provide YPs with the resources needed for career and personal growth.

Nov
14
6:00 pm18:00

Servant Leadership Committee Meeting

  • TBD

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Servant Leadership Committee is to give back to the community. This committee will encourage and facilitate community service in the local community. Focus will be on connecting YPs to local projects and non-profit entities that need volunteers and facilitate the creation of more qualified young volunteer leaders for board service.

Nov
21
6:00 pm18:00

Leadership & Career Development Committee Meeting

  • TBD

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Career & Leadership Development is to provide YPs with exceptional leadership learning opportunities and recognize YPs for exceptional leadership and service in the community. This committee facilitates participation in unique career development opportunities outside of the workplace. It is also the goal of this committee to expose area business to talented YPs and vice versa.

Nov
29
6:00 pm18:00

Governmental Affairs Committee Meeting

  • The Cannon Brewpub

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Governmental Affairs committee is to educate YP members about the political process and critical local and regional issues. The goal is to enhance awareness and engage YP members by promoting active dialogue among YP members, political candidates, and public officials. YP does not support specific political parties or groups.

Dec
7
6:00 pm18:00

Social Engagement Committee Meeting

  • TBD

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Social Engagement Committee is to create relational and social value for YP membership. By partnering with existing organizations in the community, this committee will support the cultural and artistic resources in the community.

Dec
12
6:00 pm18:00

Servant Leadership Committee Meeting

  • TBD

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Servant Leadership Committee is to give back to the community. This committee will encourage and facilitate community service in the local community. Focus will be on connecting YPs to local projects and non-profit entities that need volunteers and facilitate the creation of more qualified young volunteer leaders for board service.

Dec
19
6:00 pm18:00

Leadership & Career Development Committee Meeting

  • TBD

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Career & Leadership Development is to provide YPs with exceptional leadership learning opportunities and recognize YPs for exceptional leadership and service in the community. This committee facilitates participation in unique career development opportunities outside of the workplace. It is also the goal of this committee to expose area business to talented YPs and vice versa.


Mar
22
6:00 pm18:00

Governmental Affairs Committee Meeting

  • The Cannon Brew Pub

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Governmental Affairs committee is to educate YP members about the political process and critical local and regional issues. The goal is to enhance awareness and engage YP members by promoting active dialogue among YP members, political candidates, and public officials. YP does not support specific political parties or groups.

Mar
21
6:00 pm18:00

Leadership & Career Development Committee Meeting

  • B Merrells

 

Mar
14
6:00 pm18:00

Servant Leadership Committee Meeting

  • TBD

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Servant Leadership Committee is to give back to the community. This committee will encourage and facilitate community service in the local community. Focus will be on connecting YPs to local projects and non-profit entities that need volunteers and facilitate the creation of more qualified young volunteer leaders for board service.

Cocktails & Company
Mar
9
5:30 pm17:30

Cocktails & Company

  • Green Island Country Club

Register Here

5:30 PM – Networking
6:00 PM – Program Begins

Join the Young Professionals as we host Greater Columbus GA Chamber of Commerce President & CEO, Brian Anderson for our very first Cocktails & Company of 2017.
 
Free Member Exclusive
YP MEMBERS ONLY
Includes hors d'oeuvres and beverages

Cocktails & Company grants YPs the opportunity to gather in an intimate setting with an established regional leader who shares personal experiences of triumphs, struggles & life lessons. Members have the opportunity to engage the speaker through questions to gain insight on his/her professional development and leadership journey.

Mar
1
6:00 pm18:00

Social Engagement Committee Meeting

  • Wild Wing Cafe

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Social Engagement Committee is to create relational and social value for YP membership. By partnering with existing organizations in the community, this committee will support the cultural and artistic resources in the community.

YP Oscar Noteworthy Party
Feb
24
6:00 pm18:00

YP Oscar Noteworthy Party

  • RiverCenter for the Performing Arts

Walk the red carpet and join the Young Professionals for a night at the Symphony with a Noteworthy party to prelude the Columbus Symphony Orchestra at the Oscars. For only $25, YP's receive food, drinks & a ticket to the concert featuring the most memorable Oscar-winning film scores. 

Thrill to the music of John Williams (Star Wars), John Barry (Out of Africa and James Bond), Maurice Jarre (Lawrence of Arabia) and many, many more. Right this way, and smile pretty for the paparazzi

Feb
22
6:00 pm18:00

Governmental Affairs Committee Meeting

  • The Cannon Brewpub

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Governmental Affairs committee is to educate YP members about the political process and critical local and regional issues. The goal is to enhance awareness and engage YP members by promoting active dialogue among YP members, political candidates, and public officials. YP does not support specific political parties or groups.

Feb
21
6:00 pm18:00

Leadership & Career Development Committee Meeting

  • Wild Wing Cafe

 

Feb
14
6:00 pm18:00

Servant Leadership Committee Meeting

  • TBD

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Servant Leadership Committee is to give back to the community. This committee will encourage and facilitate community service in the local community. Focus will be on connecting YPs to local projects and non-profit entities that need volunteers and facilitate the creation of more qualified young volunteer leaders for board service.

Feb
2
6:00 pm18:00

Social Engagement Committee Meeting

  • Columbus Civic Center

Night at the Cottonmouths

Admission: $10 if you'd like to attend the game or FREE for just the meeting

Committee meetings are a great way to get involved. Join a committee and get to know other young professionals with your interests, learn from local leaders and contribute to something new.

The mission of the Social Engagement Committee is to create relational and social value for YP membership. By partnering with existing organizations in the community, this committee will support the cultural and artistic resources in the community.

Health Means Business Forum
Feb
2
8:30 am08:30

Health Means Business Forum

  • CSU, Cunningham Center

The Columbus, GA Forum is part of the national Health Means Business campaign to promote better health through economic opportunity. The Forum will explore the links between health and economic development, and is part of an exciting campaign created in partnership with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.

For more info: https://www.uschamberfoundation.org/event/columbus-ga-health-means-business-forum

To register: https://www.regonline.com/builder/site/?eventid=1904742

Young Professionals 2017 Kickoff
Jan
12
6:00 pm18:00

Young Professionals 2017 Kickoff

  • RiverMill Event Centre

Join the Greater Columbus Georgia Young Professionals as we celebrate the successes of 2016 and look ahead to 2017. 

This evening is free and open to anyone ages 21-40 to come and discover why the Young Professionals program is truly a light in our community and how YOU can be apart of it!