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This is the combined event calendar for the Business and Community events so you can best plan your activities in the Greater Meriden area. In addition, Business and Community Events which have been sanctioned by the Bicentennial Steering Committee appear on the Official Bicentennial Calendar for the City of Meriden.

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July 2016

 Meriden Farmers Market

Saturday, July 16, 2016 through Saturday, October 22, 2016 at 8:00 AM–12:00 PM
At Meriden Green

Description: This event only takes place on Saturdays. Rain or Shine. Fresh produce, specialty food booths, live music and a variety of guest vendors every week.

Location Info: 46 Pratt Street

September 2016

 Villa Capri AUCTION

Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at 8:00 AM
At Villa Capri

Description: Liquidation of 4 banquet rooms, 3 bars, 2 kitchen lines, 7 walkins, hobart conveyor dishwasher, mixers, pizza ovens, Alto Shams, pans & thousands of dishes/glass/kitchenwares/tabletop items, counter equip.

Location Info: 906 N Colony Rd. Wallingford, CT

Contact Info: Call 860-282-8733 Paradise

 Chamber Education/Technology Committee Meeting

Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: This Committee provides school-to-career opportunities for students of all ages, educators and businesses. It promotes business education and training partnerships in the greater Meriden area. The committee meets at 8:30 a.m. on the last Tuesday of the month. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony Street Suite 301 Meriden, CT

Contact Info: RSVP to the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203-235-7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Building a World Class Sales Organization - Sales Road Blocks

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 7:30 AM–9:15 AM
At Midstate Chamber

Description: Sandler Training presents this workshop series - Building a World Class Sales Organization. If you do not know the answers to the following questions or what to do about the, then this session is important to you and your greater success - How the typical salesperson;s greatest asset is more often their greatest liability? And what to do about it? - Why your prosect "shuts down" and begins resisting your "selling points"? - How to avoid prospecting "burn out"? - Why your motivation wanes and how to conquer it? - Why prospects give salespeople TIOs and why we accept it? - How to gain more control over any outcome we are out to create?

The last session will be on November 30th entitled On To Success.

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Suite 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Cost is $7 per session or $20 for the series. To register call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com

 Magic by Dave

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 1:00 PM
At Meriden Public Library

Description: David Wyskiel, Secretary of the New England Magicians Conference, Inc., will entertain us with a variety of magic that includes memory tricks, card tricks and many other amazing feats of magic. Dave's performance will be preceded by a history of magic from the time of the pharaohs through Harry Houdini and up to the present day. And wait until you see his manner of dress!

Location Info: 105 Miller St., Griffin Rm., Meriden

Contact Info: all are welcome to this free program co-sponsored by Castle Craig Adult Learning Center. If you would like to reserve a seat, contact the Community Services Department of Meriden Public Library at 203.630.6349.

 Chamber Young Business Leaders Committee Meeting

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 4:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: As one of the newest committees affiliated with the Chamber, members of the Young Business Leaders come together to engage in community life and expand professional and social opportunities. This group is geared toward professionals between the ages of 21 and 39 however the young at heart are always welcome. All committee chairs and officers must be between the ages of 21-39. We welcome new members to serve as ambassadors for the Central Connecticut area.

YBL meetings are held twice per month, including a morning business meeting held at the Midstate Chamber of Commerce and an evening social meeting held at various restaurants throughout the local area. Each meeting poses the opportunity to meet new people and develop projects that enrich our community.

For more information, contact the YBL chairman, Trey Bongiovanni, or any other member. Weíll be glad to answer any questions you have, and of course, tell you why you should become the newest member!

Location Info: 3 Colony Street Suite 301

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 4th Annual NSCT Charity Golf Tournament

Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 9:00 AM
At Lyman Orchards Golf Club, Middlefield CT

Description: This 4th Annual Charity Golf Tournament is to benefit the Wallingford Police Department & the Spanish Community of Wallingford. The Shot Gun Start Time will be at 9:00 AM. $575 a foursome or $150 a golfer. Cost includes: Green fee, cart, range balls, breakfast, banquet following tournament, prizes and Lyman Orchard Apple Pie.

*Sponsor opportunities available*

Contact Info: For more information or questions contact Tracy Guyette at (203) 949-6818 or e-mail.

 Financial Wellness Lunch While Learning

Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 11:30 AM–1:00 PM
At Masonicare at Ashlar Village

Description: Are you or a loved one over the age of 55 and interested in maximizing income during retirement? Masonicare at Ashlar Village and Masonicare at Home is sponsoring this FREE Lunch While Learning session. Presented by Liberty Mutual, this Financial Wellness seminar will provide a greater insight into asset preservation that promotes different opportunities to maximize retirement income needs along with wealth distribution.

Location Info: 74 Cheshire Rd., Wallingford

Contact Info: Complimentary lunch will be provided. Please RSVP to 203.679.6425 or e-mail by Sept. 26th. The event will be held in the Pond Ridge Assisted Living Building, North Entrance, 3rd Floor Activity Room.

 Nites in the City - Main & Vine

Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 5:30 PM–8:30 PM
At NEW Meriden Green

Description: Join us for Meriden's Annual Nites in the City Main & Vine Wine Tasting to support local charities. Over 25 Imported and Domestic Wines. There will also be Beer samples available. "A Taste of Meriden" will feature a sample of Meriden best restaurants with "A Taste Of Meriden!" Receive a FREE complimentary Wine Glass. A showcase & Sale of Fine Artwork will feature local area artists!

Sponsored by the City of Meriden, the Meriden Rotary and the Meriden Arts Council.

Location Info: State St., Meriden

Contact Info: Tickets are $20 in advance, $25 at the door. Tickets are available from participting non-profit organizations. Tickets are also available from Bob's Package Store, 1426 E. Main St., Meriden; Four Points by Sheraton, 275 Research Parkway, Meriden; the Meriden YMCA, 110 W. Main St., Meriden; and the Midstate Chamber of Commerce, 3 Colony St., Suite 301, Meriden.

 Car Buying Tips Workshop

Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 5:30 PM–6:30 PM
At Connex Credit Union

Description: Mike Taylor, Connex AVP of Indirect Lending, will present this workshop where you will leaern how to prepare yourself for the car buying process including topics of: choosing the right car; evaluating the payment options; leasing vs. purchasing; and how Connex CU delivers loan choices.

Location Info: 412 Washington Ave., North Haven

Contact Info: Members and non-members are welcome to attend. This workshop is free but you must register in advance.You can attend this workshop in persno or via webinar. You will make your selection when you register. Click here to register or call 1.800.CR.UNION.

 How to Protect Your "Stuff" in 3 Easy Steps

Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 6:15 PM–8:00 PM
At Four Points Sheraton

Description: It's all about family. Have you protected yours? Join us for a free workshop to learn how to protect your "stuff" in 3 easy steps. Life is complicated enough, protecting your family shouldn't be. Come to this free workshop and see how easy protecting your family can be! Henry C. Weatherby, renowned author and attorney, will show you how to save your family months of aggravation in the future. This workshop will cover frequently asked questions and common mistakes regarding: Wills & Trusts; Asset Protection; Nursing Home Issues; Medicaid Qualification; and Estate Taxes.

Location Info: 275 Research Parkway, Meriden

Contact Info: Refreshments will be served. To reserve your spot, please call 203.773.9930 or 860.349.2322. Seating is limited.

 Scents & Sensibility: Sniffing Through Our Stinky Past

Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 6:30 PM
At Meriden Public Library

Description: Think history stinks? Find out as Ehris Urhan and Velya Jancz-Urvan present their program "Scents & Sensibility: Sniffing through our stinky past and make/take herbal reed diffusers."

Today's history comes deodorized. Join us for a whiff of the past with historical tidbits such as: King Henry VIII had a festering leg wound that could be smelled from three rooms away and by the 1890s, there were approximately 300,000 horses and 1,000 tons of poop a day in London streets

Next, learn about the medicinal benefits of various herbs and essential oils including how cinnamon can help regulate blood sugar for diabetics; the Doctrine of Signatures tells us that eucalyptus cleanses "swampy" areas of the body, just as it cleanses malarial swamps; and rosemary has been recognized as a memory tonic since the ancient Egyptians, and is currently being studied for use in Alzheimerís.

Finally, create your own 8-ounce Herbal Reed Diffuser based on your preference/needs.

Location Info: 105 Miller St., Griffin Rm., Meriden

Contact Info: All are welcome to this free program funded by the Friends of the Meriden Public Library. Limited seating- registration required. To reserve a seat, contact the Community Services Department at (203) 6306349

 Nites in the City - Brewfest - Benefits Literacy Volunteers

Friday, September 30, 2016 at 5:30 PM–8:30 PM
At NEW Meriden Green

Description: Join us for Meriden's Annual Nites in the City Brewfest with proceeds to benefit Literacy Volunteers. Enjoy Beer and Wine samples, live Music, Free Hamburgers & Hot Dogs.

Sponsored by the City of Meriden, the Meriden Rotary and Bob's Package Store.

Location Info: State St., Meriden

Contact Info: Tickets are $20 in advance, $25 at the door. Attendees must be over 21 , ID required. To purchase tickets, call Literacy Volunteers at 203.235.1714 or the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901.

 Wine and Beer Tasting to Benefit ARC

Friday, September 30, 2016 at 6:00 PM–9:00 PM

Description: Tthe ARC of Meriden-Wallingford invites you to a Wine & Beer tasting in a beautifully renovated New England factory loft. Wine & Beer samples provided by our friends at NeJaimes Fine Wines & Spirits will be accompanied by hors díoeuvres from Chef Joe Flaherty. Enjoy wine, beer, food, & music all to benefit the ARC - a great night for a great cause!

Location Info: 76 Westbury Park Rd., Watertown

Contact Info: Tickets are $35 per person. Click here to purchase your tickets.

October 2016

 2016 Meriden Markham Airport Fly-in & Public Safety Festival

Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 9:00 AM–3:00 PM
At Meriden Markham Airport

Description: Everyone is invited to come out and enjoy the 2016 Meriden Markham airport Fly-In & Public Safety Festival. Enjoy Aircraft Judging with trophies awarded, Life Star and Eagle I helicopters, Meriden Police & fire Department Vehicles, Amber Alert Child Identification Program, Fastvax Mobile Clinic, Remax Hot Air Balloon, Aviation Art contest, Food, Music, Entertainment, Vendors, Bounce House, Face Painting, and much more.

Rain date will be October 8, 2016.

Sponsored by Re/Max, Meriden Markham Airport, Meriden Fly-In Committee in collaboration with EAA, Chapter 27, Civil Air Patrol, Silver City Flying Club and the Meriden Aviation Commission.

All proceeds from this event will help maintain our airport. Donation happily accepted.

Location Info: 213 Evansville Avenue Meriden, CT 06451

Contact Info: Interested vendors should email Cathy Battista or call 203-630-2878 or Click here to register your plane for judging or for more information.

 Energize CT Family Science Day 2016

Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 10:00 AM–3:00 PM
At Energize Connecticut Center

Description: Energize Connecticut will be holding their Annual Family Science Day. Bring the family out to enjoy family-friendly entertainment and educational, energy-focused activities which are scheduled throughout the day. Exhibits, shows and fun activities include Mad Science (science activities), Sciencetellers (storytelling and science experiements combined), eesmarts (energy crafts), Animal Embassy (learn about, see and touch rescued animals), Billy the Clown (balloon animals & clown show), Danny Magic (magic and comedy show), Girl Scouts of CT (information & crafts), Face Painting, Lakeshore Learning Store, FIRST Robotics (interative robot demonstration), and more.

The first 200 guests will each receive a new Energy Star LED Bulbs. TechniArt will be on-hand selling discounted LED bulbs.

Location Info: 122 Universal Drive North, North Haven

Contact Info: Click here to learn more about the Energize Connecticut Center or call 203.799.0460

 Red Moon Gala Celebrating 50 Years of Excellence

Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 6:00 PM–9:00 PM
At Middlesex Community College

Description: Join us for a special 50th anniversary kickoff to benefit the students of MxCC.Enjoy locat Beer tasting provided by Forest City Brewery, Middletown, Wine tasting provided by Rosabianca Vineyards, Northford, Dancing & music through the decades, Pop-up auctions with over $16,000 indonated items to date, and food to suit every palate.

Gold Sponsors are Connecticut Rental Center and Peach Pit.

Over the next year the College will host a variety of special events in recognition of MxCC's 50th anniversary.

Location Info: 100 Training Hill Road

Contact Info: For more information contact Corey Martell at (860)- 343-5701or e-mail.

 Presale: New York Islanders vs. Washington Capitals - Preseason game in Bridgeport

Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 7:00 PM
At Webster Bank Arena

Description: NHL Preseason game: New York Islanders will play the Washington Capitals

Tickets go on sale to the general public, Friday, June 3, at 10 a.m. and will be available online at Ticketmaster.com

Presale Opportunity Offer Code - BPTWBA

Location Info: 600 Main St, Bridgeport, CT 06604

Contact Info: For group ticket information please call 203.345.2300 Ext 7. Executive suites & premium seat packages are also available by calling 203.345.4841. Or got to for more information.

 92nd Open Member Show

Saturday, October 1, 2016 through Friday, November 4, 2016

Description: Gallery 53 will present teir 92nd Open Member Show with categories in Paintings (oil, acrylic, watercolor, pastel, mixed media), Photography, and Drawing.

Location Info: 53 Colony St., Meriden

Contact Info: For more information call 203.235.5347.

 Launch of the Working Cities Challenge in Connecticut

Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at 10:00 AM–12:00 PM
At Meriden Green

Description: The Federal Reserve Bank of Boston invites you to learn more about the Working Cities Challenge in Connecticut, a grant competition designed to support cross-sector, collaborative leadership and ambitious economic development strategies to improve the lives of low-income people in small- and mid-size cities in Connecticut.

CT Governor Dannel Malloy, Boston Fed President Eric Rosengreen, and other partners will celebrate the launch of the Working Cities Challenge in Connecticut.

Location Info: 134 State St. across from Community Health Center, Meriden

Contact Info: For more information about the Connecticut Working Cities Challenge, please contact David Radcliffe, CT Working Cities Director, at 617-784-0863 or e-mail. Click here to register for the event.

 Fraud and Prevention Awareness

Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at 5:30 PM–6:30 PM
At CEDF

Description: Come and hear the newest ways to help you as much as possible safeguard against becoming a victim of fraud. Presented by Dana Ulstad, Citizens Bank

Location Info: 965 E. Main St., Meriden

Contact Info: This is a free seminar. click here to register. For more information, contact Nancy Gray, Education Director at 203.235.2040 ext. 2040 or e-mail.

 Voices - A Video Installation on Domestic Violence

Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at 6:00 PM–7:30 PM
At Augusta Curtis Cultural Center

Description: All are welcome to attend "Voices", a video installation on domestic violence by Cat Del Buono in partnership with Chrysalis Domestic Violence Services. Tonight's presentation is an opening reception & vigil along with local suvivor art in the Rotunda.

Also join us on October 6th for a Panel Discussion on the impact of domestic violence in our community. Panelists include State Senator Dante Bartolomeo, Carlton Smith and Sharlene Kerekejza of Chrysalis, and a local survivor.

Location Info: 175 E. Main St., Meriden

Contact Info: Click here for more information on the Voices Project. Sponsored by Cariati Developers

 Financial Reality Fair

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 7:30 AM–11:00 AM
At Hamden High School

Description: The Connex and Wepawaug-Flagg Credit Unions are organizing a Financial Reality Fair for over 500 local high school students. A Financial Reality Fair is a real-world, hands-on experience where students are provided a budget sheet, based on their career choice. Students visit booths for housing, utilities, transportation, clothing, food, and more. After they balance their budget and meet with a financial counselor to review their standing. Students learn to balance their wants and needs to be able to live successfully on their own. Financial Reality Fairs are a collaborative effort of Connecticut's Credit Unions and have reached more than 25,000 students state-wide.

Location Info: 2040 Dixwell Ave., Hamden

Contact Info: We are looking for volunteers to help with this Fair. No experience necessary! If you're interested in volunteering, please e-mail.

 Chamber Health and Wellness Council Meeting

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Medical Center

Description: The Health and Wellness Council of Midstate Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to identifying and promoting best practices in community and employee health and wellness through advocacy for healthcare access, literacy, policy and programs, building healthier communities in the workplace and beyond.

Location Info: 435 Lewis Ave, Meriden CT

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 The New Adult Education:Key to Overdue Opportunity and a Dynamic Workforce?

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 9:00 AM–3:00 PM
At Middlesex Community College

Description: While adult education has been around for many years, the nature and quality has varied widely, depending on the type of community, whether any given school system sees adult ed as a positive or negative part of its K-12 system, and more. Recently, more people in Connecticut (and perhaps elsewhere) see the potential for adult ed, in partnership with higher education, to help many people who have struggled educationally to: - Improve their lives through pursuit of postsecondary education, often for the first time; - Help address shortages of specific skills in the economy, - Recognize the need for college credentials, of various types, to address these shortages; and, - Be one answer to declining college enrollments (especially at community colleges and state universities),

Connecticut is now embarked on an ambitious program of adult education. This conference will look at the rationale for these programs, and dig into the critical but thorny imperative to track the results of these programs over time.

Presented by the Center for Higher Education Retention Excellence and the Hartford Consortium for Higher Education

Location Info: 100 Training Hill Rd., Middletown

Contact Info: Click here to register and pay on-line. Registration fee is $75 if registered by Aug. 31st and $95 if register after Aug. 31st.

 Chamber Marketing & Publicity Committee Meeting

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 4:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: This Committee develops, directs & promotes the marketing efforts of the Chamber and Community. Among its tasks are brochures, ads, web site and the annual membership directory. It coordinates with other local, regional and statewide marketing efforts. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste, 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Misclassifying an Employee Can Cost You Big Bucks

Thursday, October 6, 2016 at 5:30 PM–6:30 PM
At CEDF

Description: CEDF presents this seminar to help you understand the Internal Revenue Service ruling which determines whether an individual is an employee or whether he or she is an independent contractor. Don't get caught because y ou were not informed. The fines are stiff and can even shut down a business for good. Presented by Attorney Victoria (Tory) Woodin Chavey, partner in the hartford Office of Jackson Lewis LLP.

Location Info: 965 E. Main St., Meriden

Contact Info: Click here to register. For more information, contact Nancy Gray, Education Director at 203.235.2333 ext. 2040 or e-mail.

 Voices - A Video Installation on Domestic Violence

Thursday, October 6, 2016 at 6:00 PM–7:30 PM
At Augusta Curtis Cultural Center

Description: All are welcome to attend "Voices", a video installation on domestic violence by Cat Del Buono in partnership with Chrysalis Domestic Violence Services. Tonight's presentation is a Panel Discussion on the impact of domestic violence in our community. Panelists include State Senator Dante Bartolomeo, Carlton Smith and Sharlene Kerekejza of Chrysalis, and a local survivor.

Location Info: 175 E. Main St., Meriden

Contact Info: Click here for more information on the Voices Project. Sponsored by Cariati Developers

 Chamber Government and Business Development Committee

Tuesday, October 11, 2016 at 8:30 AM
At Chamber Board Room

Description: The Government & Business Development Committee monitors local, state (in coordination with CBIA) and federal (in coordination with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce) legislative issues impacting business and considers programs to add value for Chamber members dues investment.

This committee meets at 8:30 a.m. on the second Tuesday of each month. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Meriden, CT 06450

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Board of Directors Meeting

Wednesday, October 12, 2016 at 3:30 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Chamber Board of Directors is made up of business leaders from different sectors who meet monthly to provide oversight to the Chamberís program of work and set policy for the organization. The Board meets on the second Wednesday of each month.

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Business After Hours Showcasing Star Auto

Wednesday, October 12, 2016 at 5:00 PM–7:00 PM
At Star Auto

Description: Star Auto invites the members of the Midstate Chamber to come out and celebrate Fall at their Tailgate Party. Meet their staff, learn about their services and network with other business owners. Enjoy some delicious tailgating food, Networking, Door Prizes, and more. Weather permitting we will be outdoors on the lot. †

Location Info: 333 S. Broad St., Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Access Health CT Community Conference

Thursday, October 13, 2016 at 7:30 AM–4:00 PM
At Radisson Hotel

Description: Access Health CT is hosting their first statewide Community Conference to bring together our statewide community partners, including health care providers, Certified Application Counselors, community-based organizations, and representatives of organizations seeking to build a healthier Connecticut for all. The panels will include topics such as: Access to Care; Health Insurance Literacy; Effective Outreach Strategies, and much more.

7:30 am - Registration & Breakfast 8:30 am to 2:00 pm - Program 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm - Additional training for Certified Counselors

Location Info: 100 Berlin Rd., Cromwell

Contact Info: The conference is Free. Breakfast and lunch will be provided. Click here to RSVP today to reserve your spot and keep up to date with the latest conference news! If you have any questions about this event, please contact us via e-mail.

 Chamber Ambassadors - Membership Committee Meeting

Thursday, October 13, 2016 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Ambassadors have traditionally had the role of retaining and increasing membership of the Chamber, and in recent years have been developing a network for welcoming new businesses to the area and thanking businesses that continue their membership on an annual basis.

The Ambassadors Membership Committee meets at 8:30 a.m. on the first Tuesday of each month.

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste. 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 SCORE - Counseling Sessions for Businesses

Thursday, October 13, 2016 at 9:00 AM–12:00 PM
At Chamber of Commerce

Description: Looking for FREE business advice? Perhaps you are looking to expand your services or are considering a new product - or something else! Call or email to make an appointment for this free and confidential 1 hour Business Counseling session. Chamber members get first preference for appointments. SCORE is a group of volunteer business people - more info on them may be found here at their website.

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Italian Immigration to Meriden

Thursday, October 13, 2016 at 6:30 PM
At Meriden Public Library

Description: Christine Pittsley of the CT State Library, will presents "They Came From Italy - Italian Immigration to Meriden at the Turn of the Century." More information to come.

Location Info: 105 Miller St., Meriden

 Chamber Breakfast Club Celebrates Hispanic Heritage

Friday, October 14, 2016 at 7:30 AM–9:00 AM
At Il Monticello

Description: The HOLA committee of the Midstate Chamber invites ALL members to this special program as we celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month!

More details to follow on our Shining Star Award winners AND our special guest speaker, but be sure to mark your calendar and devices now!

Program is as follows: 7:30 to 8:15 Arrival, Full Buffet Breakfast, Networking; 8:15 to 8:30 Chamber Announcements, Recognition; 8:30 to 9:00 Presentations with Q & A

Location Info: 577 So. Broad St., Meriden

Contact Info: Cost is $20 in advance, $25 at the door, $30 for non-members. Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Community Clean-up Day with City of Meriden & Council of Neighborhoods

Saturday, October 15, 2016 at 9:00 AM–12:00 PM
At Citywide - Kickoff at City Hall

Description: The City of Meriden & the Council of Neighborhoods are sponsoring a Community Clean-up Day on Saturday October 15th from 9am to 12 Noon. The event will start with a meet and greet at City Hall. Supplies such as Trash bags and gloves will be provided. Safety instructions will be presented by the Meriden Health Department and the Meriden Police Department. Free t-shirts will be handed out to the first 150 volunteers. Volunteers will then head out to assist with clean-up activities in designated neighborhood areas throughout the city. The event will conclude with a light thank you lunch at 11:30 for those that participate in the clean-up. Volunteers are needed for the event. All residents, businesses, civic organizations, scout troops, school clubs, and service clubs are invited to participate. High School students, this is a great way to earn your community service hours!

Contact Info: For further information or to sign up to volunteer please call: Holly Wills (203) 634-1248 or Rob K (203) 639-6595.

 Wallingford Rotary Club Proudly Presents Libations at The Library

Monday, October 17, 2016 at 6:00 PM–8:00 PM
At The Library Wine Bar & Bistro

Description: The Wallingford Rotary Club presents libations at The Library with all proceeds to benefit Liberty Bank & Rotary Thanksgiving Project. Enjoy cash bar, raffle and a silent auction.

Location Info: 60 N. Main St., Wallingford

Contact Info: Hors d'oeuvres included. Tickets are $30 pp in advance, $35 pp at the door. Tickets can be purchased at: Gallagher Travel 203.265.2856; Maryam Taylor 203.265.1821; Louis Passariello 203.631.4721 or e-mail Pat Coppola.

 Chamber Human Resources Roundtable

Tuesday, October 18, 2016 at 8:30 AM
At Record-Journal

Description: The HR Roundtable will be an interactive forum for anyone who has Human Resources/personnel responsibility, including small business owners, office manager, and front line supervisors.

Our objective is to: ē Provide a forum to exchange ideas ē Offer guidance regarding employee related concerns (Hiring, Firing, FMLA, Performance Reviews, etcÖ) ē Discuss current HR trends ē Stay informed regarding legislation ē Provide chamber members with another avenue for professional development and networking

Join the conversation!

Location Info: 500 South Broad St., Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 34th Annual Business Women's Forum - Strategies for Success

Friday, October 21, 2016 at 8:00 AM–4:00 PM
At Aqua Turf Club, Plantsville, CT

Description: come to the 34th Annual Business Women's Forum featuring Judy Smith, Founder and President of Smith & Company, Crisis Management Expert, Author & Inspiration for Hit TV Show Scandal. AND Christine Casher, Expert on fun, Creativity & Innovative Ideas: Certified Speaking Professional and Author of THE GOOD STUFF: Quips & Tips on Life, Love, Work and Happiness.

Workshop Speakers are: Kelley Biskupiak, Barbara Wold, Kate Hanley, Sandra Long, Kim Kasparian, Tracy Knofla, and Giovanna Tiberii Weller.

Sponsorship Opportunities are available. Sponsors to date: MacDermaid Performance Solutions, Republican American, PowerStation Events, Liberty Bank, O&G Industries, Outfront Media, Waterbury Hospital, Carmody, and HealthyCT

Location Info: 556 Mulberry St,

Contact Info: Early Bird Registration Closing Soon! Tickets are ONLY $175 through June 30th! Click here to register

 Living Independently with Mobile Health Technology - Lunch & Learn

Friday, October 21, 2016 at 11:30 AM
At Wallingford Senior Center

Description: Cheryl Olson, Masonicare at Home's program manager of mobile health technologies, will present this informationve discussion for you to learn how technology can help you live independently both at home and on the go while providing peace of mind for both you and your loved ones.

Location Info: 238 Washington St., Wallingford

Contact Info: Complimentary lunch will follow. Please RSVP to the Wallingford Senior Center at 203.265.7753 by Oct. 13th

 Chamber Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action Meeting

Friday, October 21, 2016 at 12:00 PM–1:00 PM
At American Job Center

Description: The Chamber's Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action Committee invite all members regardless of nationality to attend their monthly meetings. HOLA's Objectives are: Encourage participation in the Chamber; Encourage participation in the Community; Grow leadership from the Hispanic Community; Improve business connections; Participate in promoting Hispanic Heritage including in Meridenís Bicentennial and in October which is Hispanic Heritage Month; Share success stories of the group; Encourage and mentor the youth by providing excellent Hispanic role models; Have some fun!

Open to ALL!

Location Info: 87 West Main St., Meriden, CT

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com

 10th Annual Arts & Craft Exhibit and Sale

Friday, October 21, 2016 at 6:00 PM–9:00 PM
At Augusta Curtis Cultural Center

Description: All are welcome to the attend the 10th Annual Arts & Crafts Exhibit and Sale to benefit Seniors Have Dreams Too, Inc. Enjoy food & beverages, drawings, door prizes, and entertainment.

Location Info: 175 E. Main St., Meriden

Contact Info: General Admission is $20, Seniors and Students are $!0. For more information call 203.824.3967 or 203.631.9286 or click here to visit their website.

 Digitization Fundraiser

Saturday, October 22, 2016

Description: Tired of having boxes of photographs, photo albums that take space, VHS tapes with no players, old movies without a projector to screen them?

Here is your chance to convert them into digital documents. Digital Memory Media of East Brunswick, NJ will be here to collect your old media and, for a fee, they will convert it to digital form for you in their laboratories.

Digital Memory Media will donate a percentage of the fees collected to the Meriden Historical Society.

Location Info: 1090 Hanover St., Meriden

 Run for The ARC - 10K Run & 5K Run and Walk

Saturday, October 22, 2016 at 8:00 AM
At The ARC of Meriden-Wallingford

Description: The ARC of Meriden-Wallingford invites you to join them for their first annual RUN FOR THE ARC - a USATF Certified 5K RUN & WALK and 10K RUN to benefit this local non-profit that has been working for over 60 years to support men, women, and children with developmental disabilities. This USATF certified course begins and ends at their main office - 200 Research Parkways, Meriden, CT. It passes through portions of Meriden and Wallingford to emphasize our deep roots in and decades of service to both communities.

Awards will be given for the following: one course record winner; overall 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place for men; overall 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place for women; the first place male winner in each age group; and, the first place female winner in each age group. Age groups include the following: Under 18, 18-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, and, 70+. Arc of Meriden-Wallingford employees and their immediate families may participate in the various events, but they cannot be considered for awards regardless of where they place.

T-shirts are included in the registration fees; although, they would welcome - and would be very grateful for - an additional donation of $10 to offset the costs to their organization. Because of RaceWire's shipping policies we cannot provide a free t-shirt to anyone who registers on or after September 21, 2016.

We will have an after-race awards ceremony and party on the lawn adjacent to our building.

Location Info: 200 Research Parkway, Meriden

Contact Info: Cost for the 5K is $25 (3.1 miles) and $35 for the 10K (6.2 miles). Click here for more information or to register before race day. Registration begins at 8:00 am. Please arrive on time to pick up your number and packet and ensure convenient onsite parking and smooth registration. The 10K race begins at 9:00 AM. The 5K race begins at 9:15 AM.

 2nd Annual Loredana Nesci Memorial Run

Sunday, October 23, 2016 at 8:30 AM
At Hubbard Park

Description: Take strides to end domestic violence at the 2nd Annual Loredana Nesci Mmemorial Run to honor the life and legacy of Loredana Nesci.. New this year will be a Kids Run and a 10k along with the traditional 5k. Runner and walkers of all ages are welcome. All proceeds will benefit the Rocco Nesci Education Fund and Meriden-Wallingford Chrysalis whose mission is to promote healthy relationships, safe families, and violence-free communities. The first 150 registered runner/walkers will receive a free T-shirt.

Location Info: 979 W. Main St., Meriden

Contact Info: Registration begins at 8:30 am, Fun Run begins at 9:30 am and Race starts at 10:00 am. Click here to register on-line.

 Chamber Education/Technology Committee Meeting

Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: This Committee provides school-to-career opportunities for students of all ages, educators and businesses. It promotes business education and training partnerships in the greater Meriden area. The committee meets at 8:30 a.m. on the last Tuesday of the month. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony Street Suite 301 Meriden, CT

Contact Info: RSVP to the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203-235-7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Living Independently with Mobile Health Technology - Lunch & Learn

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 11:30 AM
At Meriden Senior Center

Description: Cheryl Olson, Masonicare at Home's program manager of mobile health technologies, will present this informationve discussion for you to learn how technology can help you live independently both at home and on the go while providing peace of mind for both you and your loved ones.

Location Info: 22 W. Main St., Meriden

Contact Info: Complimentary lunch will follow. Please RSVP to the Meriden Senior Center at 203.237.0066 by Sept. 26th

 Chamber Young Business Leaders Committee Meeting

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 4:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: As one of the newest committees affiliated with the Chamber, members of the Young Business Leaders come together to engage in community life and expand professional and social opportunities. This group is geared toward professionals between the ages of 21 and 39 however the young at heart are always welcome. All committee chairs and officers must be between the ages of 21-39. We welcome new members to serve as ambassadors for the Central Connecticut area.

YBL meetings are held twice per month, including a morning business meeting held at the Midstate Chamber of Commerce and an evening social meeting held at various restaurants throughout the local area. Each meeting poses the opportunity to meet new people and develop projects that enrich our community.

For more information, contact the YBL chairman, Trey Bongiovanni, or any other member. Weíll be glad to answer any questions you have, and of course, tell you why you should become the newest member!

Location Info: 3 Colony Street Suite 301

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Business After Hours/Grand Re-Opening of the Fairfield Inn by Marriott

Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 5:00 PM–7:00 PM
At Fairfield Inn by Marriott

Description: The Midstate and Quinnipiac Chambers of Commerce invited all to attend the Grand Re-Opening of the Fairfield Inn by Marriott. Come and tour their newly renovated facility. Meet the staff and see how the Fairfield Inn can accommodate your next visitor. Enjoy tours, food provided by Spice Catering Group, beverages, networking, door prizes and more.

Location Info: 10 Miles Dr., Wallingford

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Come Together! Featuring The Fab Four

Saturday, October 29, 2016 at 6:00 PM–11:00 PM
At Oakdale Theatre

Description: The MidState Medical Center Auxiliary will host an evening of musical entertainment by the renowned Fab Four featuring cocktails, reception, and silent auction. Sponsored by Stanley Black & Decker.

Location Info: 95 S. Turnpike Rd., Wallingford

Contact Info: For additional information and tickets, please contact Tina Fabiani at 203.694.8101 or click here to purchase tickets online.

November 2016

 Chamber Health and Wellness Council Meeting

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Medical Center

Description: The Health and Wellness Council of Midstate Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to identifying and promoting best practices in community and employee health and wellness through advocacy for healthcare access, literacy, policy and programs, building healthier communities in the workplace and beyond.

Location Info: 435 Lewis Ave, Meriden CT

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Save the Date 2016 Health & Wellness & Safety Expo

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at 12:00 PM–7:00 PM
At Westfield Meriden

Description: The Health & Wellness Committee of the Midstate Chamber of Commerce presents their 2016 health & Wellness & Safety Expo with over 30 exhibitors. Meriden Safety Award at 12:00 noon and various demonstrations at Center Court. Visit various Exhibits from 12 to 5 pm with information and give-aways on physical, financial, home health & wellness and more.

Exhibitors are invited to a Business After Hours from 5 to 7 pm.

More information to come.

Location Info: 470 Lewis Ave., Meriden

Contact Info: Exhibit cost is $200 for members and $500 for non-members. Sponsorship Opportunities available. Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Marketing & Publicity Committee Meeting

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at 4:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: This Committee develops, directs & promotes the marketing efforts of the Chamber and Community. Among its tasks are brochures, ads, web site and the annual membership directory. It coordinates with other local, regional and statewide marketing efforts. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste, 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Government and Business Development Committee

Tuesday, November 8, 2016 at 8:30 AM
At Chamber Board Room

Description: The Government & Business Development Committee monitors local, state (in coordination with CBIA) and federal (in coordination with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce) legislative issues impacting business and considers programs to add value for Chamber members dues investment.

This committee meets at 8:30 a.m. on the second Tuesday of each month. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Meriden, CT 06450

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Board of Directors Meeting

Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at 3:30 PM
At Meriden Masonic Foundation

Description: The Chamber Board of Directors is made up of business leaders from different sectors who meet monthly to provide oversight to the Chamberís program of work and set policy for the organization. The Board meets on the second Wednesday of each month.

Location Info: 112 E. Main St., Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Business After Hours featuring the Meriden Masonic Foundation

Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at 5:00 PM–7:00 PM
At Meriden Masonic Lodge

Description: the Meriden Masonic Foundation invites all members and their staff to come out and view their newly renovated facility and learn about the many charitable things that the Meriden Masons and Shriners do in Connecticut. Enjoy Networking, Refreshments, Door Prizes and more.

Location Info: 112 E. Main St., Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Ambassadors - Membership Committee Meeting

Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Ambassadors have traditionally had the role of retaining and increasing membership of the Chamber, and in recent years have been developing a network for welcoming new businesses to the area and thanking businesses that continue their membership on an annual basis.

The Ambassadors Membership Committee meets at 8:30 a.m. on the first Tuesday of each month.

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste. 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 SCORE - Counseling Sessions for Businesses

Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 9:00 AM–12:00 PM
At Chamber of Commerce

Description: Looking for FREE business advice? Perhaps you are looking to expand your services or are considering a new product - or something else! Call or email to make an appointment for this free and confidential 1 hour Business Counseling session. Chamber members get first preference for appointments. SCORE is a group of volunteer business people - more info on them may be found here at their website.

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action Meeting

Friday, November 18, 2016 at 12:00 PM–1:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Chamber's Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action Committee invite all members regardless of nationality to attend their monthly meetings. HOLA's Objectives are: Encourage participation in the Chamber; Encourage participation in the Community; Grow leadership from the Hispanic Community; Improve business connections; Participate in promoting Hispanic Heritage including in Meridenís Bicentennial and in October which is Hispanic Heritage Month; Share success stories of the group; Encourage and mentor the youth by providing excellent Hispanic role models; Have some fun!

Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Suite 301, Meriden, CT

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com

 Chamber Education/Technology Committee Meeting

Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: This Committee provides school-to-career opportunities for students of all ages, educators and businesses. It promotes business education and training partnerships in the greater Meriden area. The committee meets at 8:30 a.m. on the last Tuesday of the month. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony Street Suite 301 Meriden, CT

Contact Info: RSVP to the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203-235-7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Business Basics: finance & QuickBooks

Tuesday, November 29, 2016 through Wednesday, December 14, 2016 at 6:00 PM–8:30 PM
At CEDF

Description: CEDF is offering a workshop series on Financial Management of your Business. Sessions are on Tuesdays & Wednesdays

Location Info: 965 E. Main St., Meriden

Contact Info: Click here to register or for more information call Nancy Gray, Education Director at 203.235.2333 ext. 2040 or e-mail.

 Building a World Class Sales Organization - On to Success!

Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at 7:30 AM–9:15 AM
At Midstate Chamber

Description: Sandler Training presents this workshop series - Building a World Class Sales Organization. Attendees will learn to determine if your existing sales people have what it takes to sell in highly competitive markets and get you to your next goals; whether your sales people have the crucial elements necessary for sales success; how to determine the health and viability of your sales opportunity pipeline, and more.

Sessions are as follows: May 25th - Hire Winners Only July 27th - What Plan? September 28th - Sales Road Blocks November 30th - On To Success

for more information on program content, please contact Ron Taylor at 203.549.1943 or e-mail ront@tem-sandler.com.

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Suite 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Cost is $7 per session or $20 for the series. To register call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com

 Chamber Young Business Leaders Committee Meeting

Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at 4:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: As one of the newest committees affiliated with the Chamber, members of the Young Business Leaders come together to engage in community life and expand professional and social opportunities. This group is geared toward professionals between the ages of 21 and 39 however the young at heart are always welcome. All committee chairs and officers must be between the ages of 21-39. We welcome new members to serve as ambassadors for the Central Connecticut area.

YBL meetings are held twice per month, including a morning business meeting held at the Midstate Chamber of Commerce and an evening social meeting held at various restaurants throughout the local area. Each meeting poses the opportunity to meet new people and develop projects that enrich our community.

For more information, contact the YBL chairman, Trey Bongiovanni, or any other member. Weíll be glad to answer any questions you have, and of course, tell you why you should become the newest member!

Location Info: 3 Colony Street Suite 301

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

December 2016

 Chamber Health and Wellness Council Meeting

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Medical Center

Description: The Health and Wellness Council of Midstate Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to identifying and promoting best practices in community and employee health and wellness through advocacy for healthcare access, literacy, policy and programs, building healthier communities in the workplace and beyond.

Location Info: 435 Lewis Ave, Meriden CT

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Marketing & Publicity Committee Meeting

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at 4:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: This Committee develops, directs & promotes the marketing efforts of the Chamber and Community. Among its tasks are brochures, ads, web site and the annual membership directory. It coordinates with other local, regional and statewide marketing efforts. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste, 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Ambassadors - Membership Committee Meeting

Thursday, December 8, 2016 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Ambassadors have traditionally had the role of retaining and increasing membership of the Chamber, and in recent years have been developing a network for welcoming new businesses to the area and thanking businesses that continue their membership on an annual basis.

The Ambassadors Membership Committee meets at 8:30 a.m. on the first Tuesday of each month.

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste. 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 SCORE - Counseling Sessions for Businesses

Thursday, December 8, 2016 at 9:00 AM–12:00 PM
At Chamber of Commerce

Description: Looking for FREE business advice? Perhaps you are looking to expand your services or are considering a new product - or something else! Call or email to make an appointment for this free and confidential 1 hour Business Counseling session. Chamber members get first preference for appointments. SCORE is a group of volunteer business people - more info on them may be found here at their website.

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Government and Business Development Committee

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at 8:30 AM
At Chamber Board Room

Description: The Government & Business Development Committee monitors local, state (in coordination with CBIA) and federal (in coordination with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce) legislative issues impacting business and considers programs to add value for Chamber members dues investment.

This committee meets at 8:30 a.m. on the second Tuesday of each month. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Meriden, CT 06450

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Board of Directors Meeting

Wednesday, December 14, 2016 at 3:30 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Chamber Board of Directors is made up of business leaders from different sectors who meet monthly to provide oversight to the Chamberís program of work and set policy for the organization. The Board meets on the second Wednesday of each month.

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 12th Annual HOLA Holiday Friendraiser

Wednesday, December 14, 2016 at 5:00 PM–7:30 PM
At Silver City Sports Bar & Grill

Description: The Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action (HOLA) present their 12th Annual Holiday Fundraiser. Enjoy complimentary traditional appetizers, fabulous prize drawings, cash bar. No Admission Fee! Donations and sponsorships are gladly accepted and ALL Proceeds benefit the 2016 Education Awards for Area Hispanic Students. SPECIAL THANKS to Silver City Sports Bar & Grill and Four Points by Sheraton.

Location Info: 275 Research Parkway, Meriden, CT.

Contact Info: Sponsorship opportunities are available. Please call the Midstate Chamber for more information or to RSVP at 203-235-7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action Meeting

Friday, December 16, 2016 at 12:00 PM–1:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Chamber's Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action Committee invite all members regardless of nationality to attend their monthly meetings. HOLA's Objectives are: Encourage participation in the Chamber; Encourage participation in the Community; Grow leadership from the Hispanic Community; Improve business connections; Participate in promoting Hispanic Heritage including in Meridenís Bicentennial and in October which is Hispanic Heritage Month; Share success stories of the group; Encourage and mentor the youth by providing excellent Hispanic role models; Have some fun!

Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Suite 301, Meriden, CT

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com

 Chamber Education/Technology Committee Meeting

Tuesday, December 27, 2016 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: This Committee provides school-to-career opportunities for students of all ages, educators and businesses. It promotes business education and training partnerships in the greater Meriden area. The committee meets at 8:30 a.m. on the last Tuesday of the month. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony Street Suite 301 Meriden, CT

Contact Info: RSVP to the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203-235-7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Young Business Leaders Committee Meeting

Wednesday, December 28, 2016 at 4:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: As one of the newest committees affiliated with the Chamber, members of the Young Business Leaders come together to engage in community life and expand professional and social opportunities. This group is geared toward professionals between the ages of 21 and 39 however the young at heart are always welcome. All committee chairs and officers must be between the ages of 21-39. We welcome new members to serve as ambassadors for the Central Connecticut area.

YBL meetings are held twice per month, including a morning business meeting held at the Midstate Chamber of Commerce and an evening social meeting held at various restaurants throughout the local area. Each meeting poses the opportunity to meet new people and develop projects that enrich our community.

For more information, contact the YBL chairman, Trey Bongiovanni, or any other member. Weíll be glad to answer any questions you have, and of course, tell you why you should become the newest member!

Location Info: 3 Colony Street Suite 301

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

January 2017

 Chamber Government and Business Development Committee

Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at 8:30 AM
At Chamber Board Room

Description: The Government & Business Development Committee monitors local, state (in coordination with CBIA) and federal (in coordination with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce) legislative issues impacting business and considers programs to add value for Chamber members dues investment.

This committee meets at 8:30 a.m. on the second Tuesday of each month. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Meriden, CT 06450

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Business After Hours Showcasing the Meriden YMCA's New Athletic Center

Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at 5:00 PM–7:00 PM
At Meriden YMCA Athletic Center

Description: The Meriden YMCA would like to invite all members and staff to their NEW Athletic Center complete with CrossFit Training. Enjoy Networking, Refreshments, Door Prizes and more.

Location Info: 74 Cambridge St., Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Board of Directors Meeting

Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at 3:30 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Chamber Board of Directors is made up of business leaders from different sectors who meet monthly to provide oversight to the Chamberís program of work and set policy for the organization. The Board meets on the second Wednesday of each month.

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 SCORE - Counseling Sessions for Businesses

Thursday, January 12, 2017 at 9:00 AM–12:00 PM
At Chamber of Commerce

Description: Looking for FREE business advice? Perhaps you are looking to expand your services or are considering a new product - or something else! Call or email to make an appointment for this free and confidential 1 hour Business Counseling session. Chamber members get first preference for appointments. SCORE is a group of volunteer business people - more info on them may be found here at their website.

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Marketing & Publicity Committee Meeting

Thursday, January 12, 2017 at 4:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: This Committee develops, directs & promotes the marketing efforts of the Chamber and Community. Among its tasks are brochures, ads, web site and the annual membership directory. It coordinates with other local, regional and statewide marketing efforts. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste, 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Health and Wellness Council Meeting

Saturday, January 14, 2017 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Medical Center

Description: The Health and Wellness Council of Midstate Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to identifying and promoting best practices in community and employee health and wellness through advocacy for healthcare access, literacy, policy and programs, building healthier communities in the workplace and beyond.

Location Info: 435 Lewis Ave, Meriden CT

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action Meeting

Friday, January 20, 2017 at 12:00 PM–1:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Chamber's Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action Committee invite all members regardless of nationality to attend their monthly meetings. HOLA's Objectives are: Encourage participation in the Chamber; Encourage participation in the Community; Grow leadership from the Hispanic Community; Improve business connections; Participate in promoting Hispanic Heritage including in Meridenís Bicentennial and in October which is Hispanic Heritage Month; Share success stories of the group; Encourage and mentor the youth by providing excellent Hispanic role models; Have some fun!

Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Suite 301, Meriden, CT

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com

 Save the Date 1/23/2017
Meriden Pizza, Pasta and Politics with Meriden City Council

Monday, January 23, 2017 at 6:00 PM
At Hunter's Ambulance Education and Training Facility

Description: Meet the Meriden City Council and the NEW Meriden City Manager. Save the date! Details to follow.

 Chamber Education/Technology Committee Meeting

Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: This Committee provides school-to-career opportunities for students of all ages, educators and businesses. It promotes business education and training partnerships in the greater Meriden area. The committee meets at 8:30 a.m. on the last Tuesday of the month. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony Street Suite 301 Meriden, CT

Contact Info: RSVP to the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203-235-7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

February 2017

 Chamber Health and Wellness Council Meeting

Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Medical Center

Description: The Health and Wellness Council of Midstate Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to identifying and promoting best practices in community and employee health and wellness through advocacy for healthcare access, literacy, policy and programs, building healthier communities in the workplace and beyond.

Location Info: 435 Lewis Ave, Meriden CT

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Board of Directors Meeting

Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at 3:30 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Chamber Board of Directors is made up of business leaders from different sectors who meet monthly to provide oversight to the Chamberís program of work and set policy for the organization. The Board meets on the second Wednesday of each month.

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 SCORE - Counseling Sessions for Businesses

Thursday, February 9, 2017 at 9:00 AM–12:00 PM
At Chamber of Commerce

Description: Looking for FREE business advice? Perhaps you are looking to expand your services or are considering a new product - or something else! Call or email to make an appointment for this free and confidential 1 hour Business Counseling session. Chamber members get first preference for appointments. SCORE is a group of volunteer business people - more info on them may be found here at their website.

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Marketing & Publicity Committee Meeting

Thursday, February 9, 2017 at 4:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: This Committee develops, directs & promotes the marketing efforts of the Chamber and Community. Among its tasks are brochures, ads, web site and the annual membership directory. It coordinates with other local, regional and statewide marketing efforts. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste, 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Government and Business Development Committee

Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at 8:30 AM
At Chamber Board Room

Description: The Government & Business Development Committee monitors local, state (in coordination with CBIA) and federal (in coordination with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce) legislative issues impacting business and considers programs to add value for Chamber members dues investment.

This committee meets at 8:30 a.m. on the second Tuesday of each month. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Meriden, CT 06450

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action Meeting

Friday, February 17, 2017 at 12:00 PM–1:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Chamber's Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action Committee invite all members regardless of nationality to attend their monthly meetings. HOLA's Objectives are: Encourage participation in the Chamber; Encourage participation in the Community; Grow leadership from the Hispanic Community; Improve business connections; Participate in promoting Hispanic Heritage including in Meridenís Bicentennial and in October which is Hispanic Heritage Month; Share success stories of the group; Encourage and mentor the youth by providing excellent Hispanic role models; Have some fun!

Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Suite 301, Meriden, CT

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com

 Chamber Education/Technology Committee Meeting

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: This Committee provides school-to-career opportunities for students of all ages, educators and businesses. It promotes business education and training partnerships in the greater Meriden area. The committee meets at 8:30 a.m. on the last Tuesday of the month. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony Street Suite 301 Meriden, CT

Contact Info: RSVP to the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203-235-7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

March 2017

 Chamber Health and Wellness Council Meeting

Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Medical Center

Description: The Health and Wellness Council of Midstate Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to identifying and promoting best practices in community and employee health and wellness through advocacy for healthcare access, literacy, policy and programs, building healthier communities in the workplace and beyond.

Location Info: 435 Lewis Ave, Meriden CT

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Save the Date 3/1/2017
Connecticut Business Day at the Legislative Office Building

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at 8:00 AM–12:00 PM
At Legislative Office Building

Description: Save the dateÖprogramatic details to follow!

Location Info: 300 Capitol Ave, Hartford, CT 06106

 Chamber Board of Directors Meeting

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at 3:30 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Chamber Board of Directors is made up of business leaders from different sectors who meet monthly to provide oversight to the Chamberís program of work and set policy for the organization. The Board meets on the second Wednesday of each month.

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 SCORE - Counseling Sessions for Businesses

Thursday, March 9, 2017 at 9:00 AM–12:00 PM
At Chamber of Commerce

Description: Looking for FREE business advice? Perhaps you are looking to expand your services or are considering a new product - or something else! Call or email to make an appointment for this free and confidential 1 hour Business Counseling session. Chamber members get first preference for appointments. SCORE is a group of volunteer business people - more info on them may be found here at their website.

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Marketing & Publicity Committee Meeting

Thursday, March 9, 2017 at 4:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: This Committee develops, directs & promotes the marketing efforts of the Chamber and Community. Among its tasks are brochures, ads, web site and the annual membership directory. It coordinates with other local, regional and statewide marketing efforts. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste, 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Government and Business Development Committee

Monday, March 13, 2017 at 8:30 AM
At Chamber Board Room

Description: The Government & Business Development Committee monitors local, state (in coordination with CBIA) and federal (in coordination with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce) legislative issues impacting business and considers programs to add value for Chamber members dues investment.

This committee meets at 8:30 a.m. on the second Tuesday of each month. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Meriden, CT 06450

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action Meeting

Friday, March 17, 2017 at 12:00 PM–1:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Chamber's Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action Committee invite all members regardless of nationality to attend their monthly meetings. HOLA's Objectives are: Encourage participation in the Chamber; Encourage participation in the Community; Grow leadership from the Hispanic Community; Improve business connections; Participate in promoting Hispanic Heritage including in Meridenís Bicentennial and in October which is Hispanic Heritage Month; Share success stories of the group; Encourage and mentor the youth by providing excellent Hispanic role models; Have some fun!

Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Suite 301, Meriden, CT

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com

 Chamber Education/Technology Committee Meeting

Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: This Committee provides school-to-career opportunities for students of all ages, educators and businesses. It promotes business education and training partnerships in the greater Meriden area. The committee meets at 8:30 a.m. on the last Tuesday of the month. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony Street Suite 301 Meriden, CT

Contact Info: RSVP to the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203-235-7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

April 2017

 Chamber Health and Wellness Council Meeting

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Medical Center

Description: The Health and Wellness Council of Midstate Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to identifying and promoting best practices in community and employee health and wellness through advocacy for healthcare access, literacy, policy and programs, building healthier communities in the workplace and beyond.

Location Info: 435 Lewis Ave, Meriden CT

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Government and Business Development Committee

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at 8:30 AM
At Chamber Board Room

Description: The Government & Business Development Committee monitors local, state (in coordination with CBIA) and federal (in coordination with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce) legislative issues impacting business and considers programs to add value for Chamber members dues investment.

This committee meets at 8:30 a.m. on the second Tuesday of each month. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Meriden, CT 06450

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 SCORE - Counseling Sessions for Businesses

Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 9:00 AM–12:00 PM
At Chamber of Commerce

Description: Looking for FREE business advice? Perhaps you are looking to expand your services or are considering a new product - or something else! Call or email to make an appointment for this free and confidential 1 hour Business Counseling session. Chamber members get first preference for appointments. SCORE is a group of volunteer business people - more info on them may be found here at their website.

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Marketing & Publicity Committee Meeting

Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 4:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: This Committee develops, directs & promotes the marketing efforts of the Chamber and Community. Among its tasks are brochures, ads, web site and the annual membership directory. It coordinates with other local, regional and statewide marketing efforts. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste, 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action Meeting

Friday, April 21, 2017 at 12:00 PM–1:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Chamber's Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action Committee invite all members regardless of nationality to attend their monthly meetings. HOLA's Objectives are: Encourage participation in the Chamber; Encourage participation in the Community; Grow leadership from the Hispanic Community; Improve business connections; Participate in promoting Hispanic Heritage including in Meridenís Bicentennial and in October which is Hispanic Heritage Month; Share success stories of the group; Encourage and mentor the youth by providing excellent Hispanic role models; Have some fun!

Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Suite 301, Meriden, CT

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com

 Chamber Education/Technology Committee Meeting

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: This Committee provides school-to-career opportunities for students of all ages, educators and businesses. It promotes business education and training partnerships in the greater Meriden area. The committee meets at 8:30 a.m. on the last Tuesday of the month. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony Street Suite 301 Meriden, CT

Contact Info: RSVP to the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203-235-7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Reserve the Date 4/29/2017
39th Annual Meriden Daffodil Festival

Saturday, April 29, 2017 through Sunday, April 30, 2017 at 10:00 AM–5:00 PM
At Hubbard Park

Description: SAVE THE DATEÖdetails about Midstate Chamber Business Expo and other info to follow!

If you are interested in Exhibiting, look for Early Bird rates in November & December 2016.

Location Info: West Main Street, Meriden, CT

Contact Info: Call the Chamber at 203.235.7901 for details.

May 2017

 Chamber Health and Wellness Council Meeting

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Medical Center

Description: The Health and Wellness Council of Midstate Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to identifying and promoting best practices in community and employee health and wellness through advocacy for healthcare access, literacy, policy and programs, building healthier communities in the workplace and beyond.

Location Info: 435 Lewis Ave, Meriden CT

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Government and Business Development Committee

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at 8:30 AM
At Chamber Board Room

Description: The Government & Business Development Committee monitors local, state (in coordination with CBIA) and federal (in coordination with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce) legislative issues impacting business and considers programs to add value for Chamber members dues investment.

This committee meets at 8:30 a.m. on the second Tuesday of each month. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Meriden, CT 06450

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Board of Directors Meeting

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 3:30 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Chamber Board of Directors is made up of business leaders from different sectors who meet monthly to provide oversight to the Chamberís program of work and set policy for the organization. The Board meets on the second Wednesday of each month.

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 SCORE - Counseling Sessions for Businesses

Thursday, May 11, 2017 at 9:00 AM–12:00 PM
At Chamber of Commerce

Description: Looking for FREE business advice? Perhaps you are looking to expand your services or are considering a new product - or something else! Call or email to make an appointment for this free and confidential 1 hour Business Counseling session. Chamber members get first preference for appointments. SCORE is a group of volunteer business people - more info on them may be found here at their website.

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Marketing & Publicity Committee Meeting

Thursday, May 11, 2017 at 4:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: This Committee develops, directs & promotes the marketing efforts of the Chamber and Community. Among its tasks are brochures, ads, web site and the annual membership directory. It coordinates with other local, regional and statewide marketing efforts. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste, 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action Meeting

Friday, May 19, 2017 at 12:00 PM–1:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Chamber's Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action Committee invite all members regardless of nationality to attend their monthly meetings. HOLA's Objectives are: Encourage participation in the Chamber; Encourage participation in the Community; Grow leadership from the Hispanic Community; Improve business connections; Participate in promoting Hispanic Heritage including in Meridenís Bicentennial and in October which is Hispanic Heritage Month; Share success stories of the group; Encourage and mentor the youth by providing excellent Hispanic role models; Have some fun!

Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Suite 301, Meriden, CT

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com

 Chamber Education/Technology Committee Meeting

Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: This Committee provides school-to-career opportunities for students of all ages, educators and businesses. It promotes business education and training partnerships in the greater Meriden area. The committee meets at 8:30 a.m. on the last Tuesday of the month. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony Street Suite 301 Meriden, CT

Contact Info: RSVP to the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203-235-7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

June 2017

 Chamber Health and Wellness Council Meeting

Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Medical Center

Description: The Health and Wellness Council of Midstate Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to identifying and promoting best practices in community and employee health and wellness through advocacy for healthcare access, literacy, policy and programs, building healthier communities in the workplace and beyond.

Location Info: 435 Lewis Ave, Meriden CT

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 SCORE - Counseling Sessions for Businesses

Thursday, June 8, 2017 at 9:00 AM–12:00 PM
At Chamber of Commerce

Description: Looking for FREE business advice? Perhaps you are looking to expand your services or are considering a new product - or something else! Call or email to make an appointment for this free and confidential 1 hour Business Counseling session. Chamber members get first preference for appointments. SCORE is a group of volunteer business people - more info on them may be found here at their website.

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Marketing & Publicity Committee Meeting

Thursday, June 8, 2017 at 4:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: This Committee develops, directs & promotes the marketing efforts of the Chamber and Community. Among its tasks are brochures, ads, web site and the annual membership directory. It coordinates with other local, regional and statewide marketing efforts. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste, 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Government and Business Development Committee

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at 8:30 AM
At Chamber Board Room

Description: The Government & Business Development Committee monitors local, state (in coordination with CBIA) and federal (in coordination with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce) legislative issues impacting business and considers programs to add value for Chamber members dues investment.

This committee meets at 8:30 a.m. on the second Tuesday of each month. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Meriden, CT 06450

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Board of Directors Meeting

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at 3:30 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Chamber Board of Directors is made up of business leaders from different sectors who meet monthly to provide oversight to the Chamberís program of work and set policy for the organization. The Board meets on the second Wednesday of each month.

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action Meeting

Friday, June 16, 2017 at 12:00 PM–1:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Chamber's Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action Committee invite all members regardless of nationality to attend their monthly meetings. HOLA's Objectives are: Encourage participation in the Chamber; Encourage participation in the Community; Grow leadership from the Hispanic Community; Improve business connections; Participate in promoting Hispanic Heritage including in Meridenís Bicentennial and in October which is Hispanic Heritage Month; Share success stories of the group; Encourage and mentor the youth by providing excellent Hispanic role models; Have some fun!

Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Suite 301, Meriden, CT

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com

 Chamber Education/Technology Committee Meeting

Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: This Committee provides school-to-career opportunities for students of all ages, educators and businesses. It promotes business education and training partnerships in the greater Meriden area. The committee meets at 8:30 a.m. on the last Tuesday of the month. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony Street Suite 301 Meriden, CT

Contact Info: RSVP to the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203-235-7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

July 2017

 Chamber Health and Wellness Council Meeting

Wednesday, July 5, 2017 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Medical Center

Description: The Health and Wellness Council of Midstate Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to identifying and promoting best practices in community and employee health and wellness through advocacy for healthcare access, literacy, policy and programs, building healthier communities in the workplace and beyond.

Location Info: 435 Lewis Ave, Meriden CT

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Government and Business Development Committee

Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at 8:30 AM
At Chamber Board Room

Description: The Government & Business Development Committee monitors local, state (in coordination with CBIA) and federal (in coordination with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce) legislative issues impacting business and considers programs to add value for Chamber members dues investment.

This committee meets at 8:30 a.m. on the second Tuesday of each month. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Meriden, CT 06450

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 SCORE - Counseling Sessions for Businesses

Thursday, July 13, 2017 at 9:00 AM–12:00 PM
At Chamber of Commerce

Description: Looking for FREE business advice? Perhaps you are looking to expand your services or are considering a new product - or something else! Call or email to make an appointment for this free and confidential 1 hour Business Counseling session. Chamber members get first preference for appointments. SCORE is a group of volunteer business people - more info on them may be found here at their website.

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Marketing & Publicity Committee Meeting

Thursday, July 13, 2017 at 4:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: This Committee develops, directs & promotes the marketing efforts of the Chamber and Community. Among its tasks are brochures, ads, web site and the annual membership directory. It coordinates with other local, regional and statewide marketing efforts. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste, 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action Meeting

Friday, July 21, 2017 at 12:00 PM–1:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Chamber's Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action Committee invite all members regardless of nationality to attend their monthly meetings. HOLA's Objectives are: Encourage participation in the Chamber; Encourage participation in the Community; Grow leadership from the Hispanic Community; Improve business connections; Participate in promoting Hispanic Heritage including in Meridenís Bicentennial and in October which is Hispanic Heritage Month; Share success stories of the group; Encourage and mentor the youth by providing excellent Hispanic role models; Have some fun!

Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Suite 301, Meriden, CT

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com

 Chamber Education/Technology Committee Meeting

Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: This Committee provides school-to-career opportunities for students of all ages, educators and businesses. It promotes business education and training partnerships in the greater Meriden area. The committee meets at 8:30 a.m. on the last Tuesday of the month. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony Street Suite 301 Meriden, CT

Contact Info: RSVP to the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203-235-7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

August 2017

 Chamber Health and Wellness Council Meeting

Wednesday, August 2, 2017 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Medical Center

Description: The Health and Wellness Council of Midstate Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to identifying and promoting best practices in community and employee health and wellness through advocacy for healthcare access, literacy, policy and programs, building healthier communities in the workplace and beyond.

Location Info: 435 Lewis Ave, Meriden CT

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Government and Business Development Committee

Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at 8:30 AM
At Chamber Board Room

Description: The Government & Business Development Committee monitors local, state (in coordination with CBIA) and federal (in coordination with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce) legislative issues impacting business and considers programs to add value for Chamber members dues investment.

This committee meets at 8:30 a.m. on the second Tuesday of each month. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Meriden, CT 06450

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Board of Directors Meeting

Wednesday, August 9, 2017 at 3:30 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Chamber Board of Directors is made up of business leaders from different sectors who meet monthly to provide oversight to the Chamberís program of work and set policy for the organization. The Board meets on the second Wednesday of each month.

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 SCORE - Counseling Sessions for Businesses

Thursday, August 10, 2017 at 9:00 AM–12:00 PM
At Chamber of Commerce

Description: Looking for FREE business advice? Perhaps you are looking to expand your services or are considering a new product - or something else! Call or email to make an appointment for this free and confidential 1 hour Business Counseling session. Chamber members get first preference for appointments. SCORE is a group of volunteer business people - more info on them may be found here at their website.

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Marketing & Publicity Committee Meeting

Thursday, August 10, 2017 at 4:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: This Committee develops, directs & promotes the marketing efforts of the Chamber and Community. Among its tasks are brochures, ads, web site and the annual membership directory. It coordinates with other local, regional and statewide marketing efforts. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste, 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action Meeting

Friday, August 18, 2017 at 12:00 PM–1:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Chamber's Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action Committee invite all members regardless of nationality to attend their monthly meetings. HOLA's Objectives are: Encourage participation in the Chamber; Encourage participation in the Community; Grow leadership from the Hispanic Community; Improve business connections; Participate in promoting Hispanic Heritage including in Meridenís Bicentennial and in October which is Hispanic Heritage Month; Share success stories of the group; Encourage and mentor the youth by providing excellent Hispanic role models; Have some fun!

Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Suite 301, Meriden, CT

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com

 Chamber Education/Technology Committee Meeting

Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: This Committee provides school-to-career opportunities for students of all ages, educators and businesses. It promotes business education and training partnerships in the greater Meriden area. The committee meets at 8:30 a.m. on the last Tuesday of the month. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony Street Suite 301 Meriden, CT

Contact Info: RSVP to the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203-235-7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

September 2017

 Chamber Health and Wellness Council Meeting

Wednesday, September 6, 2017 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Medical Center

Description: The Health and Wellness Council of Midstate Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to identifying and promoting best practices in community and employee health and wellness through advocacy for healthcare access, literacy, policy and programs, building healthier communities in the workplace and beyond.

Location Info: 435 Lewis Ave, Meriden CT

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Government and Business Development Committee

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 8:30 AM
At Chamber Board Room

Description: The Government & Business Development Committee monitors local, state (in coordination with CBIA) and federal (in coordination with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce) legislative issues impacting business and considers programs to add value for Chamber members dues investment.

This committee meets at 8:30 a.m. on the second Tuesday of each month. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Meriden, CT 06450

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Board of Directors Meeting

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 3:30 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Chamber Board of Directors is made up of business leaders from different sectors who meet monthly to provide oversight to the Chamberís program of work and set policy for the organization. The Board meets on the second Wednesday of each month.

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 SCORE - Counseling Sessions for Businesses

Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 9:00 AM–12:00 PM
At Chamber of Commerce

Description: Looking for FREE business advice? Perhaps you are looking to expand your services or are considering a new product - or something else! Call or email to make an appointment for this free and confidential 1 hour Business Counseling session. Chamber members get first preference for appointments. SCORE is a group of volunteer business people - more info on them may be found here at their website.

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Marketing & Publicity Committee Meeting

Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 4:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: This Committee develops, directs & promotes the marketing efforts of the Chamber and Community. Among its tasks are brochures, ads, web site and the annual membership directory. It coordinates with other local, regional and statewide marketing efforts. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste, 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action Meeting

Friday, September 15, 2017 at 12:00 PM–1:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Chamber's Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action Committee invite all members regardless of nationality to attend their monthly meetings. HOLA's Objectives are: Encourage participation in the Chamber; Encourage participation in the Community; Grow leadership from the Hispanic Community; Improve business connections; Participate in promoting Hispanic Heritage including in Meridenís Bicentennial and in October which is Hispanic Heritage Month; Share success stories of the group; Encourage and mentor the youth by providing excellent Hispanic role models; Have some fun!

Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Suite 301, Meriden, CT

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com

 Chamber Education/Technology Committee Meeting

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

October 2017

 Chamber Health and Wellness Council Meeting

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Medical Center

Description: The Health and Wellness Council of Midstate Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to identifying and promoting best practices in community and employee health and wellness through advocacy for healthcare access, literacy, policy and programs, building healthier communities in the workplace and beyond.

Location Info: 435 Lewis Ave, Meriden CT

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Government and Business Development Committee

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at 8:30 AM
At Chamber Board Room

Description: The Government & Business Development Committee monitors local, state (in coordination with CBIA) and federal (in coordination with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce) legislative issues impacting business and considers programs to add value for Chamber members dues investment.

This committee meets at 8:30 a.m. on the second Tuesday of each month. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Meriden, CT 06450

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Board of Directors Meeting

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 3:30 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Chamber Board of Directors is made up of business leaders from different sectors who meet monthly to provide oversight to the Chamberís program of work and set policy for the organization. The Board meets on the second Wednesday of each month.

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 SCORE - Counseling Sessions for Businesses

Thursday, October 12, 2017 at 9:00 AM–12:00 PM
At Chamber of Commerce

Description: Looking for FREE business advice? Perhaps you are looking to expand your services or are considering a new product - or something else! Call or email to make an appointment for this free and confidential 1 hour Business Counseling session. Chamber members get first preference for appointments. SCORE is a group of volunteer business people - more info on them may be found here at their website.

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Marketing & Publicity Committee Meeting

Thursday, October 12, 2017 at 4:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: This Committee develops, directs & promotes the marketing efforts of the Chamber and Community. Among its tasks are brochures, ads, web site and the annual membership directory. It coordinates with other local, regional and statewide marketing efforts. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste, 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action Meeting

Friday, October 20, 2017 at 12:00 PM–1:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Chamber's Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action Committee invite all members regardless of nationality to attend their monthly meetings. HOLA's Objectives are: Encourage participation in the Chamber; Encourage participation in the Community; Grow leadership from the Hispanic Community; Improve business connections; Participate in promoting Hispanic Heritage including in Meridenís Bicentennial and in October which is Hispanic Heritage Month; Share success stories of the group; Encourage and mentor the youth by providing excellent Hispanic role models; Have some fun!

Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Suite 301, Meriden, CT

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com

 Chamber Education/Technology Committee Meeting

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: This Committee provides school-to-career opportunities for students of all ages, educators and businesses. It promotes business education and training partnerships in the greater Meriden area. The committee meets at 8:30 a.m. on the last Tuesday of the month. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony Street Suite 301 Meriden, CT

Contact Info: RSVP to the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203-235-7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

November 2017

 Chamber Health and Wellness Council Meeting

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Medical Center

Description: The Health and Wellness Council of Midstate Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to identifying and promoting best practices in community and employee health and wellness through advocacy for healthcare access, literacy, policy and programs, building healthier communities in the workplace and beyond.

Location Info: 435 Lewis Ave, Meriden CT

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Board of Directors Meeting

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at 3:30 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Chamber Board of Directors is made up of business leaders from different sectors who meet monthly to provide oversight to the Chamberís program of work and set policy for the organization. The Board meets on the second Wednesday of each month.

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 SCORE - Counseling Sessions for Businesses

Thursday, November 9, 2017 at 9:00 AM–12:00 PM
At Chamber of Commerce

Description: Looking for FREE business advice? Perhaps you are looking to expand your services or are considering a new product - or something else! Call or email to make an appointment for this free and confidential 1 hour Business Counseling session. Chamber members get first preference for appointments. SCORE is a group of volunteer business people - more info on them may be found here at their website.

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Marketing & Publicity Committee Meeting

Thursday, November 9, 2017 at 4:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: This Committee develops, directs & promotes the marketing efforts of the Chamber and Community. Among its tasks are brochures, ads, web site and the annual membership directory. It coordinates with other local, regional and statewide marketing efforts. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste, 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Government and Business Development Committee

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at 8:30 AM
At Chamber Board Room

Description: The Government & Business Development Committee monitors local, state (in coordination with CBIA) and federal (in coordination with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce) legislative issues impacting business and considers programs to add value for Chamber members dues investment.

This committee meets at 8:30 a.m. on the second Tuesday of each month. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Meriden, CT 06450

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action Meeting

Friday, November 17, 2017 at 12:00 PM–1:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Chamber's Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action Committee invite all members regardless of nationality to attend their monthly meetings. HOLA's Objectives are: Encourage participation in the Chamber; Encourage participation in the Community; Grow leadership from the Hispanic Community; Improve business connections; Participate in promoting Hispanic Heritage including in Meridenís Bicentennial and in October which is Hispanic Heritage Month; Share success stories of the group; Encourage and mentor the youth by providing excellent Hispanic role models; Have some fun!

Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Suite 301, Meriden, CT

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com

 Chamber Education/Technology Committee Meeting

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: This Committee provides school-to-career opportunities for students of all ages, educators and businesses. It promotes business education and training partnerships in the greater Meriden area. The committee meets at 8:30 a.m. on the last Tuesday of the month. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony Street Suite 301 Meriden, CT

Contact Info: RSVP to the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203-235-7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

December 2017

 Chamber Health and Wellness Council Meeting

Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Medical Center

Description: The Health and Wellness Council of Midstate Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to identifying and promoting best practices in community and employee health and wellness through advocacy for healthcare access, literacy, policy and programs, building healthier communities in the workplace and beyond.

Location Info: 435 Lewis Ave, Meriden CT

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Government and Business Development Committee

Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at 8:30 AM
At Chamber Board Room

Description: The Government & Business Development Committee monitors local, state (in coordination with CBIA) and federal (in coordination with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce) legislative issues impacting business and considers programs to add value for Chamber members dues investment.

This committee meets at 8:30 a.m. on the second Tuesday of each month. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Meriden, CT 06450

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Board of Directors Meeting

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 3:30 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Chamber Board of Directors is made up of business leaders from different sectors who meet monthly to provide oversight to the Chamberís program of work and set policy for the organization. The Board meets on the second Wednesday of each month.

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 SCORE - Counseling Sessions for Businesses

Thursday, December 14, 2017 at 9:00 AM–12:00 PM
At Chamber of Commerce

Description: Looking for FREE business advice? Perhaps you are looking to expand your services or are considering a new product - or something else! Call or email to make an appointment for this free and confidential 1 hour Business Counseling session. Chamber members get first preference for appointments. SCORE is a group of volunteer business people - more info on them may be found here at their website.

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Marketing & Publicity Committee Meeting

Thursday, December 14, 2017 at 4:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: This Committee develops, directs & promotes the marketing efforts of the Chamber and Community. Among its tasks are brochures, ads, web site and the annual membership directory. It coordinates with other local, regional and statewide marketing efforts. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Ste, 301, Meriden

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

 Chamber Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action Meeting

Friday, December 15, 2017 at 12:00 PM–1:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Chamber's Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action Committee invite all members regardless of nationality to attend their monthly meetings. HOLA's Objectives are: Encourage participation in the Chamber; Encourage participation in the Community; Grow leadership from the Hispanic Community; Improve business connections; Participate in promoting Hispanic Heritage including in Meridenís Bicentennial and in October which is Hispanic Heritage Month; Share success stories of the group; Encourage and mentor the youth by providing excellent Hispanic role models; Have some fun!

Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony St., Suite 301, Meriden, CT

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@midstatechamber.com

 Animee Club at the Library

Monday, December 18, 2017 at 2:30 PM
At Meriden Public Library

Description: Are you a fan of anime, manga or just like Japanese culture? All are welcome whether youíre an otaku or just discovering anime and manga.

Location Info: 105 Miller St., Griffin Rm., Meriden

Contact Info: This program is geared for teenagers 13-18. Registration is not required. Food and drink are provided. If you have any questions contact Melissa via e-mail or call (203) 238-2347.

 Chamber Education/Technology Committee Meeting

Tuesday, December 26, 2017 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: This Committee provides school-to-career opportunities for students of all ages, educators and businesses. It promotes business education and training partnerships in the greater Meriden area. The committee meets at 8:30 a.m. on the last Tuesday of the month. Open to ALL!

Location Info: 3 Colony Street Suite 301 Meriden, CT

Contact Info: RSVP to the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at 203-235-7901 or info@midstatechamber.com.

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