Young Professionals Network schedules meet-up event

GLOVERSVILLE — The Fulton-Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce’s Fulton-Montgomery Young Professionals Network has scheduled a meet-up event from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday from at Down by the River Kayak Rentals, Erie Terrace, Amsterdam, according to a news release.

At the event, Down by the River Kayak Rentals owner Audrey Egelston will be guiding kayak tours on the Mohawk River, Amsterdam. There are only 10 kayak rentals available, so RSVP at the earliest convenience to ensure a spot. The cost is $10 a person. Anyone who has their own kayak is welcome to join the group at no charge and explore the guided tour, the news release stated.

RSVP is required and can be made on the group’s Facebook page or by contacting Sarah Hafter at the Chamber at (518) 725-0641 or via e-mail at, the news release stated.

The FMYPN is looking for business professionals in the “20-something to 40-something” age range to connect and participate in this networking event. The mission of the group is to foster an environment for young professionals in the FMRCC region to network, conduct community outreach programs and to interact with community leaders. Although the targeted age range for this group is “20-something to 40-something,” the expertise, participation, and comradery of professionals of all ages is sought, welcomed and encouraged, the news release stated.

To find out more about the FMYPN, follow the group on social media — Twitter (@FulmontYPN), Facebook (FMYPN) or Instagram (FMChamberNY No. FMYPN). There is also a Facebook event page for more information about the Wednesday event, which was rescheduled from June 27, due to inclement weather, the news release stated.