YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS CLUB AND BIZ KIDZ
The Young Entrepreneurs Club
Our annual Biz Kidz Boot Camp covers all you need to know about creating, marketing, and selling a product at Astoria Sunday Market. You will meet past Biz Kidz and Market vendors throughout the day. Lunch is provided to all participants. There is no charge for this workshop thanks to our sponsors Recology of Western Oregon, Jeremy Mills State farm, Clatsop Community Bank and Polk-Riley Printing & Design!
Monday, January 30 — Open House and tips on creating or inventing your own product. Pizza & beverages served. Begins at 6 pm. 4-H Clubhouse at Clatsop County Fairgrounds.
Saturday, March 11 — Boot Camp for Biz Kidz and Young Entrepreneurs. 10 am to 4 pm
Sunday, April 23 — Annual Vendor Luncheon — Astoria Event Center. 10 am to 1 pm
Sunday, May 14, 2017 — Opening Day of Astoria Sunday Market
Monday, June 12 — Workshop:To Market, To Market! Preparing for your first day. Begins at 6 pm.
Sunday, June 18 –1st Biz Kidz Market Day!
Sunday, September 3 — Final Biz Kidz Market Day
Sunday, October 8 — Close of 2017 Astoria Sunday Market season
Monday, October 16 — Grant Deadline (postmarked or delivered)
The 4-H Club House located on Walluski Loop by the Clatsop County Fairgrounds.
The Boot Camp focuses on the ABCs of building a business and at the conclusion of these workshops participants will have the backbone of their business plan for submission to the annual grant program.
We encourage all participants to visit Astoria Sunday Market prior to the final workshop and your first day as a Biz Kid vendor.
The 4-H Foundation provided a $2,000 grant in 2009 to support the start-up of this program. Recology of Western Oregon has supported this program since its first season ensuring that the workshops remain free and that we have funds to purchase, repair and replace equipment. 2017 sponsors also include Jeremy Mills State Farm, Clatsop Community Bank and Polk-Riley Printing & Design.The Young Entrepreneurs is a program of Astoria Sunday Market working in partnership with 4-H of Clatsop County to offer an opportunity for Kids K—12 to bring their special talents, skills or interests to a whole new level! Become a Young Entrepreneur or Market Biz Kid by growing or making a product and selling it at Astoria Sunday Market during the 2011 season!
For more information call (503) 325-1010.