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Events

These are the upcoming area events with a community, family or entertainment theme. These include visual arts and performances, cultural and sporting events, fairs and festivals, tours and more.

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March 2021

Preparing for the Golf Season presented by Gaylord Specialty Healthcare PT Dept.

Friday, March 5, 2021 at 12:00 PM–1:00 PM
At Via Zoom

Description: Gaylord Specialty Healthcare Physical Therapy Dept invites you to join Dr Corey Podbielski Via Zoom for a presentation on Preparing for the Golf Season.

Discussion topics include:
*Getting into shape for golf
*Warming up before a round
*Keeping the "high stress" areas resilient

Contact Info: RSVP to Jamesrusso@gaylord.org. Zoom information will be given after registration.

Paint with the Kiwanis--A Virtual Painting Class

Sunday, March 7, 2021 at 2:00 PM
At Virtual via Zoom

Description: Join us for a Virtual Painting Class to support the Meriden Kiwanis Club.

Each attendee will receive a kit with one canvas, paint and brushes!
Kits can be picked up on Friday, March 5 from 5-7pm at Girls Inc. (130 Lincoln St, Meriden).

A Zoom link will be emailed to paid attendees on Saturday, March 6.

Questions? Email meridenkiwanis@gmail.com.

Registration will be limited to 50 people, register below.

Contact Info: Register here.
Payment accepted through Venmo or check - see registration formfor details. Your spot will be confirmed when payment is received.

SCORE: Free Confidential Coaching for Small Business Folk

RSVP Now Thursday, March 11, 2021 at 9:00 AM–12:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: Please call the chamber at 203.235.7901 to make your confidential appointment with a SCORE councilor.

Location Info: 546 So. Broad st., Suite 2C, Meriden, CT 06450

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

Masonicare Presents: Margaritas in March

Thursday, March 11, 2021 at 4:00 PM–5:30 PM

Description: Masonicare invites you to join our Community Crawl.

Enjoy a refershing margarita while visiting part of our continuum, featuring our residential options. You will meet the staff at our Residential Care Home, Independent Rental and Assisted Living Community.

Reservations required, location information at time reservation made.

Contact Info: Please call the Help line at 1-888167919997 to reserve your Margarita.

SBA Webinar; Key to Golbal Market Success

Tuesday, March 16, 2021 at 2:00 PM

Description: Join SBA's Office of International Trade as we celebrate the impact Small Business Development Centers (SBDCs) have on the export success of U.S. small businesses.

For more than 40 years, countless entrepreneurs and small business owners have received assistance to start, grow and expand their businesses with the help of an SBDC.

The webinar will include:
*Insights from successful small business exporters who have effectively tapped the services of SBDCs and International Trade Centers to sell overseas
*Strategies for launching or expanding your global sales
*Briefings from SBDC and SBA international trade specialists on resources available to support your global market success, including grant programs to support the costs of expanding your company's international sales

Register today

Contact Info: register here.

Strong Steps Fall Prevention, Free Screening

Saturday, March 27, 2021 at 10:30 AM–1:00 PM
At Ivy Rehab

Description: Join Ivy Rehab Physical Therapy and their StrongSteps fall prevention experts in a FREE screening for adults 55 and older.

We'll cover strength, balance, aerobic ability and more - andsee where you can reduce your risk for falls. You'll learn yourspecific risk for falls based on age, gender and your results.

And discover what you can do to improve your fitness.

What is the StrongSteps program?
Designed for both active and sedentary adults, StrongStepsoptimizes wellness, reduces the risk of falling, and minimizesother barriers to living life to the fullest.

Call to reserve your screeing time. 203-265-0018.

Testing time is approx 20 - 25 minutes
Wear comfortable clothes and shoes.

Precautions to ensure your safety are a priority. Socialdistancing and masks for all participants are required.

Location Info: 101 North Plains Industrial Rd, Wallingford, CT 06492

Contact Info: Phone to reserve your time 203-265-0018 or visit Visit www.IvyRehab.com/locations to find the location nearest you and learn more!

April 2021

SCORE: Free Confidential Coaching for Small Business Folk

RSVP Now Thursday, April 8, 2021 at 9:00 AM–12:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: Please call the chamber at 203.235.7901 to make your confidential appointment with a SCORE councilor.

Location Info: 546 So. Broad st., Suite 2C, Meriden, CT 06450

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

June 2021

34th Annual MidState Chamber Golf Classic, the Ray Parmentier Memorial

RSVP Now Wednesday, June 16, 2021 at 10:00 AM–7:00 PM
At Hunter Golf Club

Description: Join us for a great day on the golf course to raise funds for the Chambers Sanford S. Shorr Education Awards.

More information to come.

Location Info: 688 Westfield Rd., Meriden, CT 06450

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

August 2021

Old Fashioned "Polish Picnic" sponsored by PNA Lodge

Saturday, August 14, 2021 at 1:00 PM–8:00 PM
At Fabulous PNA Park

Description: Join us in celebrating the 120Th Anniversary of our Polish National Alliance, Lodge #513

Featuring from Brulington Ontario, Canada Grammy Nominated John Gora & Gorale--Playing Polka, Rock, Disco Polo and more from 2pm to 7pm.

Food by CZAPIAGA's Polish Market and can be purchased separately from Admission fee of $5.00 PP--Children under 16 free

Everyone Is Welcome

Location Info: 171 North Plains Industrial Road, Wallingford, CT 06492

Contact Info: www.pnapark.com

September 2021

Wheeler Clinic 36th Annual Golf Classic

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Description: Register today for Wheeler Health's 36th Annual Golf Classic, Presented by Mutual of America.

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Join us at the Country Club of Farmington for another year of great golf, food, and an opportunity to help raise money for an amazing cause. Register to golf or sponsor the tournament today; this event will sell out! ,P.See how your support makes an impact.,BR.This year's tournament supports our Basic Needs Fund, which addresses a range of environmental and social factors that interfere with a patient's health and well-being, but which are not addressed by other means of funding. This fund allows our community health workers to address environmental conditions in the homes, neighborhoods, and communities of patients at our Family Health & Wellness Centers that might lead to poor health outcomes and cannot be accessed through a patient's own resources and/or community-based programs.

Contact Info: register or sponsor here.

MidState Chamber's 125th Anniversary Celebration & Awards Dinner

RSVP Now Saturday, September 18, 2021

Description: Save the Date. More information to come.

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