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This is our combined event calendar for the Business and Community events so you can best plan your activities in the central Connecticut community.  We want you to know what a vibrant and active community looks like!

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May 2019

Young Business Leaders of CT Meeting

RSVP Now Thursday, May 16, 2019 at 8:30 AM–9:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Young Business Leaders of Connecticut invites all young professionals between 21 and 39 years old to come and be Involved in this group affiliated with the Midstate Chamber of Commerce that offers personal and professional growth opportunities to all. TELL US what you want / need to achieve your goals for 2018, 2019 and beyond.

Location Info: 546 South Broad St., 2C, Meriden

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

Hartford Healthcare Cancer Institute: Free Skin Screenings!!

RSVP Now Thursday, May 16, 2019 at 4:45 PM–6:00 PM
At Hartford Healthcare Cancer Institute @ The Hospital of Central Connecticut

Description: FREE SKIN SCREENINGS!!

According to the National Council on Skin Cancer Prevention, there are over one million new cases of Skin Cancer diagnosed in the U.S. each year, out numbering all other cancers combined. While Skin Cancer is the most common form of Cancer, it is also highly treatable if detected early.

Have you had a Skin Screening?

Are you uninsured or underinsured?

Register for this FREE skin screening and take a healthy step toward skin cancer prevention and early detection.

An Appointment is NECESSARY and space is VERY LIMITED!!

Location Info: 183 North Mountain Rd., New Britain, CT 06051

Contact Info: To Register and Secure your spot, call: 1-855-HHC-HERE

2019 Job, Employment and Career Fair at Westfierld Meriden Mall!

RSVP Now Friday, May 17, 2019 at 12:00 PM–3:00 PM
At Westfield Meriden Mall

Description: Employers looking to hire can find the talent on Friday, May 17, 2019 at the 2019 Job, Employment and Career Fair at Westfield Meriden Mall, 470 Lewis Ave., Meriden, CT.

Our previous Job Fairs in 2018 were amazingly SUCCESSFUL and attracted over 500 registered job seekers with a variety of talents. All exhibiting employers were very pleased and now we're hosting a pre-summer job fair at Westfield Meriden Mall.

Start the summer of 2019 off right with the talent that your company requires.

Westfield Meriden Mall will be transformed into an employment networking space from 12:00 p.m. through 3:00 p.m. and feature 25 employers or more.

The job fair is co-hosted by Workforce Alliance, the American Job Center, the Midstate Chamber of Commerce, Westfield Property Group Meriden and the Record-Journal Media Group.

Location Info: 470 Lewis Ave., Meriden, CT

Contact Info: Employers can register through the Midstate Chamber of Commerce at (203) 235-7901, email info@midstatechamber.com or contact the Workforce Alliance at (203) 867-4030 x 254.

Employers can also visit www.midstatechamber.com/calendar/2019jobfair/ for more details and to see which other businesses are participating!

Chamber Ambassadors - Membership Committee Meeting

RSVP Now Tuesday, May 21, 2019 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: 546 So. Broad St., Suite 2C, Meriden, CT 06450

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

GOLF Committee Meeting

RSVP Now Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at 4:00 PM–5:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce Office

Description: Golf Committee Meeting:

All members are welcome to help plan for the 32nd Annual Ray Permentier Classic.

Location Info: 546 So. Broad Street, Suite 2C, Meriden, CT 06451

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

Hartford Healthcare Cancer Institute: Free Skin Screenings!!

RSVP Now Friday, May 24, 2019 at 5:00 PM–6:15 PM
At Hartford Healthcare Cancer Institute @ Midstate Medical Center

Description: FREE SKIN SCREENINGS!!

According to the National Council on Skin Cancer Prevention, there are over one million new cases of Skin Cancer diagnosed in the U.S. each year, out numbering all other cancers combined. While Skin Cancer is the most common form of Cancer, it is also highly treatable if detected early.

Have you had a Skin Screening?

Are you uninsured or underinsured?

Register for this FREE skin screening and take a healthy step toward skin cancer prevention and early detection.

An Appointment is NECESSARY and space is VERY LIMITED!!

Location Info: 435 Lewis Avenue, Meriden, CT 06450

Contact Info: To Register and Secure your spot, call: 1-855-HHC-HERE

Chamber Education/Technology Committee Meeting

RSVP Now Tuesday, May 28, 2019 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: 546 So. Broad St., Suite 2C, Meriden, CT 06450

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

GOLF Committee Meeting

RSVP Now Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at 8:30 AM–9:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce Office

Description: Golf Committee Meeting:

All members are welcome to help plan for the 32nd Annual Ray Permentier Classic.

Location Info: 546 So. Broad Street, Suite 2C, Meriden, CT 06451

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

June 2019

GOLF Committee Meeting

RSVP Now Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at 8:30 AM–9:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce Office

Description: Golf Committee Meeting:

All members are welcome to help plan for the 32nd Annual Ray Permentier Classic.

Location Info: 546 So. Broad Street, Suite 2C, Meriden, CT 06451

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

Save the Date!!: Franciscan Sports Banquet and Silent Auction

RSVP Now Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at 5:30 PM–9:30 PM
At Aqua Turf Club

Description: Save the Date to come and attend the Franciscan Sports Banquet and Silent Auction.

This event is being held to Benefit the Franciscan Life Center and Franciscan Home Care and Hospice Care.

We will be honoring the following people:

Jay Wright, Head Coach, Villanova Men's Basketball, Saint Francis Award

Sharon Robinson, Educational Consultant for Major League Baseball and Author, Saint Clare Award

Paul Polo, Senior Vice President, ACMT, Inc., Jim Calhoun Community Service Award

Ray Andrewsen, General Manager, WQUN, Dean of Sports Award

John Sullivan, Owner, Sullivan Brothers Remodeling, LLC, Mother Shaun Appreciation Award

Bob DeMayo, Head Coach, North Haven High School Boy's Baseball, Recognition Award

Cost: $65.00/person. Children 12 and under: $30.00.

Come and Show your appreciation for all of these amazing people who have done an excellent job serving our community!! From all of us at the chamber, We say thank you and we hope to see everyone there!!

Location Info: 556 Mulberry St, Plantsville, CT 06479

Contact Info: For more information or to learn more about the Franciscan Sports Banquet and Silent Auction Call 203-237-8084 or visit flcenter.org or franciscanhc.org

Chamber Health and Wellness Council Meeting

RSVP Now Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at 8:30 AM
At Chamber Office~ Place TBD

Description: The Council is dedicated to identifying and promoting best practices in community and employee health and wellness through advocacy for health care access, literacy, policy and programs.

Location Info: Address TBD

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

 Save the Date 6/5/2019

Midstate Chamber's 32nd Annual Chamber Golf Tourney - ALL are Welcomed to play!

RSVP Now Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at 10:30 AM–8:00 PM
At Hunter Golf Course and Violi's Restaurant

Description: Details to follow…

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

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

SPONSORS Midstate Chamber's 32nd Annual Chamber Golf Tourney

RSVP Now Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at 10:30 AM

Government and Business Development Committee

RSVP Now Tuesday, June 11, 2019 at 8:30 AM–9:30 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 generally meets at 8:30 a.m on the second Tuesday of each month. Open to ALL!

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

Contact Info: Call the Meriden Chamber at 203.235.7901 or info@meridenchamber.com.

Chamber Board of Directors Meeting

RSVP Now Wednesday, June 12, 2019 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 Chamber's program of work and set policy for the organization. The Board meets on the second Wednesday of each month.

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

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

SCORE: Free Confidential Coaching for Small Business Folk

RSVP Now Thursday, June 13, 2019 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.

Chamber Ambassadors - Membership Committee Meeting

RSVP Now Tuesday, June 18, 2019 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: 546 So. Broad St., Suite 2C, 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

RSVP Now Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at 9:00 AM–10:15 AM
At TBD

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 Meriden's 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!

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

Young Business Leaders of CT Meeting

RSVP Now Thursday, June 20, 2019 at 8:30 AM–9:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Young Business Leaders of Connecticut invites all young professionals between 21 and 39 years old to come and be Involved in this group affiliated with the Midstate Chamber of Commerce that offers personal and professional growth opportunities to all. TELL US what you want / need to achieve your goals for 2018, 2019 and beyond.

Location Info: 546 South Broad St., 2C, Meriden

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

Chamber Education/Technology Committee Meeting

RSVP Now Tuesday, June 25, 2019 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: 546 So. Broad St., Suite 2C, Meriden, CT 06450

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