- Community Spotlight: New Hope Ministries
FREE COMMUNITY EVENT! Learn about the mission of New Hope Ministries, a social service agency that serves neighbors in times of need and supports their efforts towards stability. Take part in a mock food pantry simulation and act as part of a family in need. Each attendee will be given fake allocation funds and a description of their family's needs. Attendees will then have to stretch their funds as far as possible to get food, toiletries, etc. for the month. Join us as we meet with this community partner and learn of the ways young professionals can make a difference locally. Check out our website at: www.hanoverareayp.com/events
- June HAYP Happy Hour
Join us for this casual social event to welcome summer and network with local young professionals. Enjoy drinks on the patio at Bay City Restaurant. This event is FREE for members and non-members. Drink tickets provided for first time attendees and HAYP members. Food is on your own. Rain or shine, we'll be there! We typically have ~30 attendees at happy hour events. Check out our website at: www.hanoverareayp.com/events Thanks to Bay City for sponsoring this event!
- Adulting 101: Home Maintenance
Can you fix it? Yes, you can! Get the essentials of home repair all in one hour. Learn to identify basic tools for your toolbelt. Be part of a demonstration to hang a light, learn basic painting concepts, try spackling, and use caulk around tubs or counter tops. This is a FREE event but registration is required. Let's learn together! This is a free event for HAYP members, community members, and guests. All are welcome! Thanks to C.A.R.E. Property Services for sponsoring and hosting us!
- Building Future Leaders of York County
Building Future Leaders of York County (BFLYC) is the first conference of its kind in York, Pa. Eight different York County organizations – including Hanover Area Young Professionals (HAYP) – are combining forces to bring this valuable conference to the future leaders of York. The day will incorporate several educational sessions on what it takes to be an organizational leader. The day includes three break out session of your choice, sitting in on a panel of CEOs, networking with people within the community, and listening to a distinguished keynote speaker. Breakfast, lunch, and a social hour are also included in your registration. This year, the BFLYC committee is pleased to announce James Robbins as the key note speaker for the conference. He will speak on "The Three Areas of Leadership Mastery": inspiring leadership, personal mastery, and powerful presenting. We hope you'll join HAYP and other York County young leader organizations in participating in this wonderful conference! Registration is open on the BFLYC website at https://bflyc-pa.com/.
- Join our Team or Donate to Hanover Relay for Life
Team HAYP: The Young and the Professional is up and running! Hanover Area Young Professionals is working together to help raise funds and fight cancer. You're invited to participate on the team or donate to the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life event. https://bit.ly/2XU23c1 We’ll spend the next few weeks fundraising for the American Cancer Society. Then, on Saturday, May 18, we’ll honor the lives lost to cancer, celebrate survivors, and support the caregivers who so selflessly help others. Together, we’ll be a part of making a difference in this important cause. You can also contribute towards our team total! Please consider donating. https://bit.ly/2XU23c1
- May HAYP Happy Hour
Join us at Something Wicked on Thursday, May 16 for a happy hour, and network with other young professionals in the area! This event is free for members and non-members; guests are responsible for their own food and drinks. First drink is free for members and first-time attendees. Check out the website for more details: https://hayp.wildapricot.org/events
- April Wine Tasting + Happy Hour
**REGISTRATION REQUIRED for this free event! Sign-up by April 10!** Sign up at https://hayp.wildapricot.org/events Join us at the Brookmere Winery Tasting Room in Abbottstown (Rt. 194 N) on Thursday, April 18 for a happy hour, and network with other young professionals in the area! Members and non-members will enjoy free wine tastings. Members and 1st time attendees receive a drink ticket for a glass of wine or a local beer. Light snacks will be provided. Don't forget to officially register by April 10!
- Spring Clean
Want to help clean up the downtown? BYOG, Bring your own gloves, and we'll supply the tools. Bring your friends and family. All ages are welcome. Meet us in the fountain quadrant at 10 AM. Let's beautify the downtown together!
- March HAYP Happy Hour
Join us at Aldus Brewing Company on Thursday, March 21 for a happy hour, and network with other young professionals in the area! This event is free for members and non-members; guests are responsible for their own food and drinks. Check out the website for more details: https://hayp.wildapricot.org/events
- 3 v 3 Basketball Tournament
Hanover Area Young Professionals, York Young Professionals, and Launch Carroll are coming together to offer a 3 on 3 basketball tournament in preparation for March Madness. This event is open to all community members to participate. Players of all abilities are welcome for this fun event! This event is presented by Members 1st Federal Credit union and is hosted by the Hanover Area YWCA. Join us for tournament-style play. All teams will be guaranteed multiple games. The final number of games will be determined by the number of teams that register. A winner's bracket will be determined for the final games of the day based on records and points. Registration will be open until March 6. Schedule 9:30 a.m. – Registration 10 a.m. – Qualifier Games Begin 1 p.m. – Lunch Break 2 p.m. – Winner’s Bracket Begins 3:30 p.m. – Awards Presentation 4 p.m. – Happy Hour Mixer Teams may be composed of three or four players, but only three members will be allowed on the court at one time. Teams can be single gender or co-ed. All registrations include lunch, snacks, happy hour/mixer, door prizes, and a commemorative dri-fit t-shirt (non-player attendees may opt out of the t-shirt). Team registrations are $30 whether you have three or four players. Registration is required by March 6 for this event. Sign up at https://hayp.wildapricot.org/events