LB Junior Chamber Events!


Holiday Social

Come network and socialize with everyone from young professionals to industry veterans at one of our most popular events of the year--the Holiday Social! Past and present members of the Long Beach Junior Chamber will be in attendance, so be ready to mix and mingle, and enjoy tasty drinks and eats. 


What: Holiday Social! (Alumni-New Member Social)

When: Thursday, December 8, 2016 at 7pm - 9pm

Where: Public Beer Wine Shop, 121 W 4th St, Long Beach, CA 90802 (Big beer & wine selection!)

Questions? Contact Stephanie at (818) 439-4262 or 



2016's Upcoming Events

Speaker Series: Let's Talk Elections

Thursday, October 20 at 7pm


Format: A “fireside chat”

Fireside Chatters:
Kevin Wallsten, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, CSU Long Beach
Clia Desiree Zwilling, President, Long Beach Young Republicans
Max Franco, President, Long Beach Young Democrats
Weston LaBar, Founding Partner, PEAR Strategies

Discussion: Join us for a lively conversation with some of Long Beach's leading public policy analysts and future leaders. We'll be speaking about everything from mass media's impact on the upcoming elections to this unconventional presidential election. 

Heavy appetizers will be included.

Costs: $15 members (LBJC, LBYR, LBYD)

$20 non-members. 
Non-member ticket purchase link: cgi-bin/ webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted _button_id=VY5Z3XQBR4AWU


Long Beach Junior Chamber Elections

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

The Long Beach Junior Chamber will be election their new Board of Directors for 2017. If you'd like to apply for a position, contact Chairwoman Stephanie Thara at Elections will be held at Rossi LLP (400 Oceangate #1000, Long Beach, CA 90802) at 7:00pm. 


Shop With A Cop

Saturday, November 12, 2016

The Long Beach Junior Chamber and the Long Beach Police Foundation are joining forces again to provide a shopping spree and a day of fun for local youth on Saturday, November 12th at Target on Bellflower Blvd. To get involved, contact President Kristina Barger at


Big Red Bus Social 

Saturday, November 12, 2016


Join the Long Beach Junior Chamber and

the Young Professionals at the Petroleum Club for


Thursday, November 17th


Meet @ Tantalum Restaurant

6272 E Pacific Coast Hwy, Long Beach

$30 Tickets / $25 for LBJC & TYP Members

Questions: contact Kia at


December 8: Volunteer Ronald McDonald House   

December 15: Holiday Social  

*events are subject to change. Have questions about LBJC or upcoming events? Contact VP Membership Mike at



EXCLUSIVE Port of Long Beach Tour

Don't Miss the Boat!

Thursday, May 26
Presentation: 6pm, Harbor Tour: 7-8:30pm

Join the Long Beach Junior Chamber for a Long Beach Port Harbor Tour on Thursday, May 26th at 6pm. Space is limited and seats will fill up quickly, so reserve your seat today!

Tickets $10 / LBJC Members $5
To Purchase Tickets CLICK HERE
Questions? Ask Kristina - or 925-487-9160




An Entrepreneurship Odyssey

An Entrepreneurship Odyssey

Tuesday, May 17 AT 6:30PM-9:00PM


The Long Beach Junior Chamber is proud to present our first installment of this year's Speaker Series, An Entrepreneurship Odyssey.

From seed to maturity, the road of entrepreneurship is an epic adventure. Come listen to and be inspired by the stories of three local Long Beach business owners as they explain the hows, the whys, and the challenges they each face at their respective phases of the business life cycle.

  • Samantha Argosino – Owner of The Brass Lamp Book Bar
    gave up the life of a corporate internal auditor to start her own bar*
  • Romeo Garcia – Owner of Romeo Chocolate
    *former dean of student services who turned to a life of chocolate*
  • Francisco Dominguez – Owner of Last Mile Services, LLC
    * former B2C appliance sales manager who now owns his own B2B installation service*

Time will also be allotted for a question and answer period following the speakers' presentations. The event will start promptly at 7PM but feel free to come at 6:30PM to mingle and enjoy some small plates compliments of the Long Beach Junior Chamber.

We can’t wait to see you there!


Where Do I Go

  • The Brass Lamp Book Bar
    245 Promenade North, Suite 200
    Long Beach, CA 90802
    (Across the Promenade from Michael’s and Beachwood BBQ)

When Do I Go

  • Tuesday, May 17th, 2016
    6:30 - 7PM - Mingle
    7-8PM - Speaker Presentations
    8-9PM - Question and Answer Period

Where Do I Park

  • Downtown Long Beach Parking Structure right across the street from the Brass Lamp. Free for the first 2 hours! Entrances from 3rd and 4th St.
  • Additional downtown lots and metered street parking as they are available. 

 How Much Do I Pay

  • LBJC Members - $15
  • Non-Members - $20

All net proceeds go to Long Beach Junior Chamber's Shop with a Cop





Enjoy a flight of wines, socialize with members, and take part in the discussion: Wine and Business 101

- "How to Navigate a Wine List and Impress Your Clients Part II"

Your facilitator, Ted Contreras, is a Certified Sommelier. He became a French Wine Scholar and an Italian Wine Specialist in 2015. Admission includes light appetizers and a blind tasting tutorial. Learn how to guess the wine's country of origin, region, sub-region, varietal, and vintage.

All net proceeds go to:

Long Beach Junior Chamber's Shop with a Cop