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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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April 2024

WBDC: Marketing Fundamentals (7-Part Series)

Wednesday, April 10, 2024 through Wednesday, May 22, 2024 at 12:00 PM–1:30 PM
At Your Computer

Description: Gain a comprehensive understanding of marketing and the tools to develop a strategic marketing plan. This interactive 7-session course is for business owners looking for instruction, support, and expert advice on marketing principles and the ability to put them into action.

The course culminates with a peer-to-peer review session giving you access to a live focus group and actionable feedback. You will leave this course with a comprehensive marketing plan and tactics which you can put in place immediately to help grow your business.

Classes are on Wednesday's - April 10th, 17th, 24th, May 1st, 8th, 15th, and 22nd, 2024.

Contact Info: Registration deadline is March 27, 2024 at 5:00 pm. Cost is $149 / $74 / $0. Click here for more information or to register.

May 2024

WBDC: Business Concept Clinic - 7 Sessions

Tuesday, May 7, 2024 through Tuesday, May 28, 2024 at 5:30 PM–7:30 PM
At Your Computer

Description: Gain a clear understanding of business building fundamentals and emerge from this class with a solid blueprint firmly in hand. Turn your business idea into a well thought-out road map for your venture. This 7-session course is taught virtually by industry experts in a dynamic peer-to-peer environment and is supported by online tools and decision worksheets to guide you every step of the way.

Classes are on Tuesdays and Thursdays - May 7th, 9th, 14th, 16th, 12st, 23rd, and May 28th, 2024.

Contact Info: Application due by April 26th at 5:00 pm. Registration is required. Cost is $149 for the whole class. Click here for more information or to register.

Girls Inc. Girls Who Game - 4 Week Workshop

Thursday, May 16, 2024 through Thursday, June 6, 2024 at 6:30 PM–7:30 PM
At Girls Inc.

Description: Girls Inc. presents a 4-week workshop on Thursdays where girls (ages 8+) will activate their brains using Girls Inc. Operation SMART curriculum! Your student will enjoy participating in STEM-based projects, allowing them to explore different kinds of gaming and even create games made with their own hands and ingenuity.

Location Info: 130 Lincoln St., Meriden, CT

Contact Info: Cost is $65 for members. Click here for more information or to register.

Women, Wisdom, Wealth & Wellness Powered by NESSO Group

Wednesday, May 22, 2024 at 4:00 PM–7:30 PM
At NESSO Group

Description: Mark your calendars for Women, Wisdom, Wealth & Wellness, Powered by NESSO Group featuring Keynote Speaker, Renee Bauer, attorney and founder of Happy Even After Family Law FirmHer bestselling book, SHE WHO WINS won the 2023 American Book Fest Award for Women. But her faborite role is being a personal hype squad for women to chase their big, bold, dreams.

Location Info: 409 Canal St., Milldale, CT 06467

Contact Info: Registration is required for this event and space is llimited. For more information call 860-374-4010 or click here to RSVP.

Ribbon Cutting at Jerk Fusion

RSVP Now Wednesday, May 22, 2024 at 5:00 PM–6:00 PM
At Jerk Fusion

Description: Join us for the opening of this new business and new chamber member!

Location Info: 680 Old Colony Road Meriden

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

Golf Committee Meeting

RSVP Now Thursday, May 23, 2024 at 8:30 AM–9:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce Conference Room

Description: This group helps plan and solicit sponsorships for the annual tournament. This committee begins meeting in January to plan for the June tournament.

Location Info: 546 South Broad Street, Suite 2C, Meriden, CT

Contact Info: Call the Meriden Chamber at 203.235.7901 oremail us, or register online.

Visioning Series Strategic Track 2: Mapping the City of Meriden

RSVP Now Thursday, May 23, 2024 at 4:00 PM–6:30 PM
At Meriden Public Library

Description: The Meriden Economic Development Corporation (MEDCO), the Meriden Office of Economic and Community Development and the Midstate Chamber of Commerce will hold a (joint) series of strategic planning events during the spring of 2024. The purpose of the event is to begin the development an economic development strategy for the City and MEDCO for the next 3-5 years.

What are Meriden's key assets (opportunities) and challenges

  • Brownfield(s) Opportunities,
  • Regional Impacts on Business Growth
  • Opportunities for large scale projects
  • Downtown Growth and Development
  • Local and regional infrastructure

Refreshments will be served, so registration is required for this free event.

Location Info: 105 Miller Street, Meriden

Free Understanding and Building Credit Seminar

Thursday, May 23, 2024 at 6:00 PM–7:30 PM
At American Eagle Financial Center

Description: American Eagle Financial Credit Union is holding an Understanding and Building Credit seminar Attendees will have the opportunity to meet one-on-one with a Certified Credit Union Financial Counselor (CCUFC) before the seminar (5:00 p.m.).

Location Info: 333 East River Dr., East Hartford, CT

Contact Info: The seminar is open to members and non-members. Click here for more information or to register.

City of Meriden's 2024 Memorial Day Parade

Monday, May 27, 2024 at 10:00 AM–11:30 AM
At Veterans Memorial Boulevard

Description: On behalf of American Legion, Post 45 & City of Meriden would like to invite you to participate in Meriden's 2024 Memorial Day Parade. Start time of 10 am, lineup will begin on Curtis Street starting at 8:45 am. Mission of Parade " Honor" and Focus our attention on all of our FALLEN Brothers & Sisters, so we never forget.Grand Marshall's this year, "The Antique Veterans of Meriden".

Location Info: Broad Street, Meriden, CT

Contact Info: Bob Williams Jr.bwilliamsjr@meridenct.gov203-641-4622

Chamber Education/Technology Committee Meeting

RSVP Now Tuesday, May 28, 2024 at 8:30 AM–9:30 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.

CBN-Alliance Networking Group

RSVP Now Tuesday, May 28, 2024 at 8:30 AM–9:30 AM
At Hamden Regional Chamber

Description: CBNAlliance OPEN Networking Group Meeting: Join Chamber Business Network Alliance which is an OPEN LEADS Group comprised of members from the Midstate Chamber and the Hamden Chamber. All industries welcome (and multiple individuals from the same industry are welcome). Network and make new connections!

Location Info: 2969 Whitney Ave., Hamden

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

HOLA Committee Meeting

RSVP Now Tuesday, May 28, 2024 at 3:30 PM–4:30 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action (HOLA) monthly meeting.

The Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action (HOLA) engage Hispanic businesses so that, through the Chamber, they can obtain exposure, growth, and involvement in the community.

Location Info: 546 S. Broad St., Ste. 2C, Meriden

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

Construction Open House Regarding the I-91, I-691, & Rte. 15 Meriden Interchange

Tuesday, May 28, 2024 at 5:00 PM–7:00 PM
At Meriden Public Library

Description: The Connecticut Department of Transportation invites you to join them to learn more about the construction activities on Interstate 91, Interstate 691, and Route 15 in Meriden, and how the CT Departmentof Transportation is improving safety and operations in the area. Come meet the team, view the plans, and hear about the construction schedule of work.

Open House will be from 5:00 to 6:00 with the Presentation from 6:00 to 7:00.

Location Info: 105 Miller St., Meriden, CT

Remember and Honor Our Veterans

Wednesday, May 29, 2024 at 2:00 PM
At The Curtis Home

Description: Memorial DayRemember and HonorPlease join us on Wednesday, May 29, 2024as we honor and remember all of our verterans-past and present.The Curtis HomeCeremony, Live Music, RefreshmentsPlease RSVP if you will be able to join us and would like to speak at the ceremony

Location Info: 380 Crown Street, Meriden, CT

Contact Info: Al Mislow or Lauren Berling203-237-4338

Business After Hours at Pertrillo's Craft Fair & Events-Meriden Mall

RSVP Now Wednesday, May 29, 2024 at 4:30 PM–6:00 PM
At Meriden Mall

Description: All are welcome to join us for mingling, socializing and networking to grow your contactsPetrillo's Craft Fair & Events-Business After Hours

RSVP

Location Info: 470 Lewis Avenue, Meridn, CT 06451

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

Gof Committee Meeting

RSVP Now Thursday, May 30, 2024 at 8:30 AM–9:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce Conference Room

Description: This group helps plan and solicit sponsorships for the annual tournament. This committee begins meeting in January to plan for the June tournament.

Location Info: 546 South Broad Str, Suite 2C, Meriden, CT

Contact Info: Call the Meriden Chamber at 203.235.7901 oremail us, or register online.

WBDC: Introduction to QuickBooks Online

Thursday, May 30, 2024 at 5:30 PM–6:30 PM
At Your Computer

Description: Join Sherry Konwerski, WBDC Business Advisor and QuickBooks Pro Advisor, for a general overview of QuickBooks Online. Learn the basic features and functionality of this tool and determineif it is the best solution for your needs.

This class is recommended for those who aren't familiarwith bookkeeping or accounting.

Contact Info: Registration is required. There is no fee for this webinar. click here to register.

June 2024

Health and Wellness Council Meeting

RSVP Now Wednesday, June 5, 2024 at 8:30 AM–8:30 AM
At Miller Memorial

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: 360 Broad St., Meriden, CT 06450

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

Visioning Series Strategic Track 3: Funding Opportunity and Strategies

RSVP Now Wednesday, June 5, 2024 at 4:00 PM–6:30 PM
At Meriden Public Library

Description: The Meriden Economic Development Corporation (MEDCO), the Meriden Office of Economic and Community Development and the Midstate Chamber of Commerce will hold a (joint) series of strategic planning events during the spring of 2024. The purpose of the event is to begin the development an economic development strategy for the City and MEDCO for the next 3-5 years.

Funding Opportunity and Strategies:

  • Current overview of the Cities grant making process and success,
  • State and Federal programs available for redevelopment, transportation and other infrastructure needs
  • Preparing the City to maximize the opportunities in the funding marketplace

Refreshments will be served, so registration is required for this free event.

Location Info: 105 Miller Street, Meriden

WBDC: Demystifying Sales - A Guide to Building a Simple Sales System

Wednesday, June 5, 2024 at 12:00 PM–1:00 PM
At Your Computer

Description: Unlock the secrets of successful selling in this dynamic and insightful class designed to unravel the complexities of the sales process. This course provides a simple strategy for individuals and businesses looking to create an effective sales system. Students will gain valuable insights into sales strategies, techniques, and best practices, making it an essential resource for anyone seeking to enhance their sales skills and drive business growth.

Contact Info: Click here for more information or to register.

Ribbon Cutting - Sabor De Mi Tierra Deli and Juice Bar

RSVP Now Thursday, June 6, 2024 at 5:00 PM–6:00 PM
At Sabor De Mi Tierra Deli and Juice Bar

Description: All are invited to join us to welcome this new business and new chamber member!

Location Info: 744 Murdock Ave., Meriden, CT

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

WBDC: Small Business Funding - "Meet the Lenders"

Thursday, June 6, 2024 at 12:00 PM–1:00 PM
At Your Computer

Description: Are you thinking a business loan might be in your future?Have questions about what lenders look for?

Join us for a panel discussion with three lenders to talk about what makes a business "bankable" and things you can begin to do now to set yourself up for success in the future. Topics include what you need to know before you apply, what documents are needed, when is the right time to get a loan & how to set yourself (and your business) up for success.

Contact Info: Registration is required. There is no fee for this webinar. Click here to register.

WBDC: The Best Google Tools for Optimizing your SEO

Thursday, June 6, 2024 at 1:00 PM–2:00 PM
At Your Computer

Description: Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is how your website is found online. Google can often be cryptic about what they care about on websites, but they've created quite a few resources that can give you insight into what your customers find important. Using these tools can help optimize your keywords to get found on Google.

In this class, you will learn Setting up Google Analytics, Google Search Console and Google My Business, Using Google Trends and Google Keywords Planner for identifying your keywords and more.

Contact Info: Click here for more information or to register.

WBDC: Unleashing the Power of Your Financial Statements (3-part series)

Thursday, June 6, 2024 through Thursday, June 20, 2024 at 5:30 PM–7:00 PM
At Your Computer

Description: Financial statements are a collection of summary-level reports about your business' financial results, financial position, and cash flow. They include the income statement, balance sheet, and cash flow statement.

Join WBDC Business Advisor Patricia Klapper as she explains each financial statement and how you can use them to gain a better understanding of your business financials.

Sessions are on June 6th, 13th, & 20th.

Contact Info: Registration is required. Cost is $30. Click here for more information or to register.

WBDC: Financial Tune-Up

Friday, June 7, 2024 at 9:00 AM–10:00 AM
At Your Computer

Description: Do you know how well your business has been performing this year?

Peek under the hood of your business with WBDC Business Advisor Tanya Kelley, as she reviews strategies to help gauge the health of your business and focus on reaching your financial business goals for the year.

This class is designed for business owners operating for at least 1 year, that have the following financials: 2023 Balance Sheet, 2023 Income Statement (can use your Schedule C from tax return), Year-to-Date (YTD) Balance Sheet, YTD Profit & Loss/Income Statement, and 2024 Budget.

If you have only one of these documents, such as your YTD Profit & Loss Statement, we still encourage you to attend.

Contact Info: Reigstration is required. There is no fee for this webinar. Click here for more information or to register.

FREE Drive-Thru Electronics Recycling & Paper Shredding Day

Saturday, June 8, 2024 at 9:00 AM–12:00 PM
At American Eagle Financial Center

Location Info: 333 East River Dr., East Hartford, CT

Contact Info: Click here for more information.

Hamden Fest 2024

Saturday, June 8, 2024 at 11:00 AM–4:00 PM
At Hamden Town Center Park

Description: The Hamden Fest will kick off with an extravagaza of events and activities. The Hamden Regional Chamber of Commerce in partnership with the Town of Hamden, presents this exciting event which will include: 19th Annual Business & Community Expo; Hamden Half Marathon & 5K Road Race; Hamden Library Book Sale; Food Trucks & Food Vendors; Arts, Crafts & Civic Fair; Kid's Zone by Hamden Youth Service Bureau, Concerts and Entertainment. Come enjoy this lively festival that will bring together businesses, arts, culture and community.

Location Info: 2761 Dixwell Avenue, Hamden, CT

Contact Info: For questions on the Expo or premier location availability, call 203.288.6431. Click here for more information and festival times.

CBN-Alliance Networking Group

RSVP Now Tuesday, June 11, 2024 at 8:30 AM–9:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: CBNAlliance OPEN Networking Group Meeting: Join Chamber Business Network Alliance which is an OPEN LEADS Group comprised of members from the Midstate Chamber and the Hamden Chamber. All industries welcome (and multiple individuals from the same industry are welcome). Network and make new connections!

Location Info: 546 South Broad Street, Meriden, CT 06450

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

The Annual Ray Parmentier Classic Golf Tournament

Wednesday, June 12, 2024 at 10:00 AM

Description: Save the Date!

EmpowHER - Chamber Women in Business Group

RSVP Now Friday, June 14, 2024 at 10:00 AM
At Meriden Historical Society

Description: EmpowHER monthly meetingJoin us as we continue our women in business group for chamber members to network, discuss leadership and industry topics, and have fun!

Location Info: 41 West Main St., Meriden, CT 06450

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

Government and Business Development Committee

RSVP Now Friday, June 14, 2024 at 2:00 PM–3:00 PM
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. The committee is working on the 2024 Legislative Action Agenda- please submit information on issues that may impact your business / organization in this legislative session.Open to ALL!

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

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

Meriden-New Britain-Berlin YMCA 4th Annual Night of Stars Fundraising Event

Friday, June 14, 2024 at 7:00 PM–10:00 PM
At Mountain Mist Outdoor Center

Description: The Meriden-New Britain-Berlin YMCA is proud to announce the fourth annual Night of Stars fundraising event to support the community mission of the Y. This year we are pleased to honor our stars of the night, Eliot White and Liz White Notarangelo. All proceeds benefit the Meriden-New Britain-Berlin YMCA's Annual Campaign.

Together, we can provide safe fun summer camp, high quality nurturing childcare, STEM and arts programs to nurture creative minds and spirits, opportunities for kids and adults to stay active, housing for those who are homeless, and holiday meals for our neighbors in need.

Location Info: High Hill Rd., Meriden, CT

Contact Info: Tickets are $50 for one or $90 for two. Tickets will NOT be sold at the door. You can purchase them at the Meriden YMCA front desk, over the phone by calling 203.235.6386, or by clicking here.

For more information call or Carmen at 203-440-0260.

Gaylord Gauntlet 5K Trail and Obstacle Run

Saturday, June 15, 2024 at 7:00 AM–4:00 PM
At Gaylord Specialty Healthcare

Description: Gaylord Gauntlet 5K Trail and Obstacle Run Set for June 15, 2024Registration Now Open for 10th Annual Fundraiser for Adaptive Sports Programming

Have you always wanted to run a 5K? Registration is now open for the annual Gaylord Gauntlet 5k Trail and Obstacle Run. More than 1,000 adaptive and able-bodied runners will participate in the Saturday, June 15, 2024 race.

Online registration for racers of all abilities aged 12 and over is open and can be completed at www.gaylordgauntlet.org. Proceeds from the tenth annual event will support the Gaylord Sports Association, Connecticut's largest adaptive sports program, which offers 16 adaptive sports and recreation programs at little or no charge to individuals with physical and visual impairments, including wounded veterans.

The Gauntlet will be held entirely on the 400-acre Wallingford campus of Gaylord Specialty Healthcare. The course offers a blend of wooded trail and open field running with 24 natural and man-made obstacles � including a mud pit, fire pit, a rock wall climb, vine swings, and a larger-than-life waterslide � to test an athlete's strength and endurance.

Check-in begins at 7:00 a.m. with the initial wave launching at 8:00 a.m. and the final wave launching at 2:00 p.m. The Gauntlet is a rain-or-shine event. All runners will receive a Gaylord Gauntlet t-shirt and a ticket for a free beer or other beverage. Attendees will have the opportunity to purchase food from various food trucks in the Gauntlet festival area.

Contact Info: Click here for more details or to register.

Chamber Meet & Greet

RSVP Now Tuesday, June 18, 2024 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: Join us to chat and gather information on how the Midstate Chamber can help YOUR BUSINESS GROW! Learn about our variety of programs as well as our phenomenal Committees. This event is FREE and we encourage you to take advantage of this opportunity!

This program is designed for "not-yet members" - feel free to invite other friends in business.

Location Info: 546 South Broad Street, Suite 2C, Meriden, 06450

Contact Info: Call the Meriden Chamber at 203.235.7901 or email us, or register online.

Chamber Membership & Ambassador Committee

RSVP Now Thursday, June 20, 2024 at 9:00 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The purpose of the Membership Committee is to develop, support and enhance the Membership Efforts of the Greater Meriden Chamber of Commerce. The Membership Committee has established four written goals:

- To Support the Efforts of the Chamber Ambassadors

- To Review and Recommend Membership Benefits

- To Conduct and Evaluate Membership Surveys and

- To Review and Recommend Changes in Dues Structure.

The Membership Committee meets at 9:00 a.m. on the third Thursday of each month.

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

Contact Info: RSVP to the Greater Meriden Chamber at 203-235-7901 or info@meridenchamber.com.

Young Business Leaders Meeting & Networking

RSVP Now Thursday, June 20, 2024 at 4:30 PM
At MidState ARC

Description: Young Business Leaders Monthly meetingThis group comes together to expand professional and social opportunities, to engage in community life, and serve as the voice fr the growing number of up-and-coming industry professionals in the area.

Weigh in on branding of this group and how to reach more members and increase membership.

Location Info: 200 Research Parkway, Meriden

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

CBN-Alliance Networking Group

RSVP Now Tuesday, June 25, 2024 at 8:30 AM–9:30 AM
At Hamden Regional Chamber

Description: CBNAlliance OPEN Networking Group Meeting: Join Chamber Business Network Alliance which is an OPEN LEADS Group comprised of members from the Midstate Chamber and the Hamden Chamber. All industries welcome (and multiple individuals from the same industry are welcome). Network and make new connections!

Location Info: 2969 Whitney Ave., Hamden

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

HOLA Committee Meeting

RSVP Now Tuesday, June 25, 2024 at 3:30 PM–4:30 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Chamber's Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action (HOLA) Committee will be meeting.

Location Info: 546 S. Broad St., Ste. 2C, Meriden

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

Midstate Chamber Board of Directors Meeting

RSVP Now Wednesday, June 26, 2024 at 3:30 PM–5:00 PM
At Hilton Garden Inn

Location Info: Barnes Rd., Wallingford

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

Visioning Series Track 4: Business Attraction, Retention, Expansion & Creation

RSVP Now Thursday, June 27, 2024 at 4:00 PM–6:30 PM
At Meriden Public Library

Description: The Meriden Economic Development Corporation (MEDCO), the Meriden Office of Economic and Community Development and the Midstate Chamber of Commerce will hold a (joint) series of strategic planning events during the spring of 2024. The purpose of the event is to begin the development an economic development strategy for the City and MEDCO for the next 3-5 years.

Business Attraction, Retention, Expansion (BRE) and Business Creation: The MEDCO and City will explore it's current approach to BRE and Business Creation (Business Incubation and Technical Assistance)

Refreshments will be served, so registration is required for this free event.

Location Info: 105 Miller Street, Meriden

July 2024

SAVE A LIFE WITH ONE SPRAY

Tuesday, July 2, 2024 at 9:00 AM–10:00 AM
At Meriden Health Department

Description: Meriden Health DepartmentSAVE A LIFE With One SprayFREE Community Narcan TrainingLearn what an overdose looks like and how to reverse them.All attendees get a Narcan kit, certificate of completion, and other prevention resources.Trainings are FREE and open to Meriden residents and organizations.

Location Info: 165 Miller Street, 2nd Floor, Meriden, CT

Contact Info: Register:Elizabeth DeMerchantPublic Health Educator203-630-4288

Health and Wellness Council Meeting

RSVP Now Wednesday, July 3, 2024 at 8:30 AM–8:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

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: Always Best Care, 20 Ives Rd. #202B, Wallingford, CT

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

CBN-Alliance Networking Group

RSVP Now Tuesday, July 9, 2024 at 8:30 AM–9:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: CBNAlliance OPEN Networking Group Meeting: Join Chamber Business Network Alliance which is an OPEN LEADS Group comprised of members from the Midstate Chamber and the Hamden Chamber. All industries welcome (and multiple individuals from the same industry are welcome). Network and make new connections!

Location Info: 546 South Broad Street, Meriden, CT 06450

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

Midstate Chamber Board of Directors Meeting

RSVP Now Wednesday, July 10, 2024 at 3:30 PM–5:00 PM
At TBA

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

Business After Hours at Colonial Flooring America

RSVP Now Thursday, July 11, 2024 at 4:30 PM–6:00 PM
At Colonial Flooring America

Description: All are welcome to join us for mingling, socializing and networking to grow your contacts at this celebration for showroom updates and renovations!

RSVP

Location Info: 1116 North Colony Rd (across from Staples Plaza), Wallingford CT

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

EmpowHER - Chamber Women in Business Group

RSVP Now Friday, July 12, 2024 at 10:00 AM
At Meriden Historical Society

Location Info: 41 West Main St., Meriden, CT 06450

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

Government and Business Development Committee

RSVP Now Friday, July 12, 2024 at 2:00 PM–3:00 PM
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. The committee is working on the 2024 Legislative Action Agenda- please submit information on issues that may impact your business / organization in this legislative session.Open to ALL!

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

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

Chamber Meet & Greet

RSVP Now Tuesday, July 16, 2024 at 4:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: Join us to chat and gather information on how the Midstate Chamber can help YOUR BUSINESS GROW! Learn about our variety of programs as well as our phenomenal Committees. This event is FREE and we encourage you to take advantage of this opportunity!

This program is designed for "not-yet members" - feel free to invite other friends in business.

Location Info: 546 South Broad Street, Suite 2C, Meriden, 06450

Contact Info: Call the Meriden Chamber at 203.235.7901 or email us, or register online.

Chamber Membership & Ambassador Committee

RSVP Now Thursday, July 18, 2024 at 9:00 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The purpose of the Membership Committee is to develop, support and enhance the Membership Efforts of the Greater Meriden Chamber of Commerce. The Membership Committee has established four written goals:

- To Support the Efforts of the Chamber Ambassadors

- To Review and Recommend Membership Benefits

- To Conduct and Evaluate Membership Surveys and

- To Review and Recommend Changes in Dues Structure.

The Membership Committee meets at 9:00 a.m. on the third Thursday of each month.

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

Contact Info: RSVP to the Greater Meriden Chamber at 203-235-7901 or info@meridenchamber.com.

Young Business Leaders Meeting & Networking

RSVP Now Thursday, July 18, 2024 at 4:30 PM
At MidState ARC

Description: Are you 21-35 and looking for an OPPORTUNITY to meet fellow young folks interested in business and community while enjoying professional development segments AND giving back? Join us for this meeting!

Weigh in on branding of this group and how to reach more members and increase membership.

Location Info: 200 Research Parkway, Meriden

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

CBN-Alliance Networking Group

RSVP Now Tuesday, July 23, 2024 at 8:30 AM–9:30 AM
At Hamden Regional Chamber

Description: CBNAlliance OPEN Networking Group Meeting: Join Chamber Business Network Alliance which is an OPEN LEADS Group comprised of members from the Midstate Chamber and the Hamden Chamber. All industries welcome (and multiple individuals from the same industry are welcome). Network and make new connections!

Location Info: 2969 Whitney Ave., Hamden

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

HOLA Committee Meeting

RSVP Now Tuesday, July 30, 2024 at 3:30 PM–4:30 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Chamber's Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action (HOLA) Committee will be meeting.

Location Info: 546 S. Broad St., Ste. 2C, Meriden

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

August 2024

57th Meriden Annual Puerto Rican Festival

RSVP Now Sunday, August 4, 2024 at 12:00 PM–8:00 PM
At Hubbard Park

Description: Announcing the 57th Annual "Meriden Puerto Rican Festival"There will be live Latin entertainment providing a variety of Latin music including Salsa and Merengue. A cultural tent will feature displays of Puerto Rican food, art, information about famous Puerto Ricans, cultural customs, and more. There will also be activities for children, families and the elderly. Numerous vendors will be on hand to provide a wide offering of Spanish foods and miscellaneous novelties. The event is free to all Meriden and non Meriden residents.

Location Info: 979 West Main Street, Meriden, CT

Contact Info: For more information coantact Hector Cardona Sr. via phone at 203-537-0117 or e-mail.

Health and Wellness Council Meeting

RSVP Now Wednesday, August 7, 2024 at 8:30 AM–8:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

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: Always Best Care, 20 Ives Rd. #202B, Wallingford, CT

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

EmpowHER - Chamber Women in Business Group

RSVP Now Friday, August 9, 2024 at 10:00 AM
At Meriden Historical Society

Location Info: 41 West Main St., Meriden, CT 06450

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

Government and Business Development Committee

RSVP Now Friday, August 9, 2024 at 2:00 PM–3:00 PM
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. The committee is working on the 2024 Legislative Action Agenda- please submit information on issues that may impact your business / organization in this legislative session.Open to ALL!

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

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

CBN-Alliance Networking Group

RSVP Now Tuesday, August 13, 2024 at 8:30 AM–9:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: CBNAlliance OPEN Networking Group Meeting: Join Chamber Business Network Alliance which is an OPEN LEADS Group comprised of members from the Midstate Chamber and the Hamden Chamber. All industries welcome (and multiple individuals from the same industry are welcome). Network and make new connections!

Location Info: 546 South Broad Street, Meriden, CT 06450

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

Midstate Chamber Board of Directors Meeting

RSVP Now Wednesday, August 14, 2024 at 3:30 PM–5:00 PM
At TBA

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

Chamber Membership & Ambassador Committee

RSVP Now Thursday, August 15, 2024 at 9:00 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The purpose of the Membership Committee is to develop, support and enhance the Membership Efforts of the Greater Meriden Chamber of Commerce. The Membership Committee has established four written goals:

- To Support the Efforts of the Chamber Ambassadors

- To Review and Recommend Membership Benefits

- To Conduct and Evaluate Membership Surveys and

- To Review and Recommend Changes in Dues Structure.

The Membership Committee meets at 9:00 a.m. on the third Thursday of each month.

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

Contact Info: RSVP to the Greater Meriden Chamber at 203-235-7901 or info@meridenchamber.com.

Young Business Leaders Meeting & Networking

RSVP Now Thursday, August 15, 2024 at 4:30 PM
At MidState ARC

Description: Are you 21-35 and looking for an OPPORTUNITY to meet fellow young folks interested in business and community while enjoying professional development segments AND giving back? Join us for this meeting!

Weigh in on branding of this group and how to reach more members and increase membership.

Location Info: 200 Research Parkway, Meriden

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

Chamber Meet & Greet

RSVP Now Tuesday, August 20, 2024 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: Join us to chat and gather information on how the Midstate Chamber can help YOUR BUSINESS GROW! Learn about our variety of programs as well as our phenomenal Committees. This event is FREE and we encourage you to take advantage of this opportunity!

This program is designed for "not-yet members" - feel free to invite other friends in business.

Location Info: 546 South Broad Street, Suite 2C, Meriden, 06450

Contact Info: Call the Meriden Chamber at 203.235.7901 or email us, or register online.

CBN-Alliance Networking Group

RSVP Now Tuesday, August 27, 2024 at 8:30 AM–9:30 AM
At Hamden Regional Chamber

Description: CBNAlliance OPEN Networking Group Meeting: Join Chamber Business Network Alliance which is an OPEN LEADS Group comprised of members from the Midstate Chamber and the Hamden Chamber. All industries welcome (and multiple individuals from the same industry are welcome). Network and make new connections!

Location Info: 2969 Whitney Ave., Hamden

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

HOLA Committee Meeting

RSVP Now Tuesday, August 27, 2024 at 3:30 PM–4:30 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Chamber's Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action (HOLA) Committee will be meeting.

Location Info: 546 S. Broad St., Ste. 2C, Meriden

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

September 2024

Health and Wellness Council Meeting

RSVP Now Wednesday, September 4, 2024 at 8:30 AM–8:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

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: Always Best Care, 20 Ives Rd. #202B, Wallingford, CT

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

CBN-Alliance Networking Group

RSVP Now Tuesday, September 10, 2024 at 8:30 AM–9:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: CBNAlliance OPEN Networking Group Meeting: Join Chamber Business Network Alliance which is an OPEN LEADS Group comprised of members from the Midstate Chamber and the Hamden Chamber. All industries welcome (and multiple individuals from the same industry are welcome). Network and make new connections!

Location Info: 546 South Broad Street, Meriden, CT 06450

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

Midstate Chamber Board of Directors Meeting

RSVP Now Wednesday, September 11, 2024 at 3:30 PM–5:00 PM
At TBA

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

EmpowHER - Chamber Women in Business Group

RSVP Now Friday, September 13, 2024 at 10:00 AM
At Meriden Historical Society

Location Info: 41 West Main St., Meriden, CT 06450

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

Government and Business Development Committee

RSVP Now Friday, September 13, 2024 at 2:00 PM–3:00 PM
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. The committee is working on the 2024 Legislative Action Agenda- please submit information on issues that may impact your business / organization in this legislative session.Open to ALL!

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

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

Chamber Meet & Greet

RSVP Now Tuesday, September 17, 2024 at 4:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: Join us to chat and gather information on how the Midstate Chamber can help YOUR BUSINESS GROW! Learn about our variety of programs as well as our phenomenal Committees. This event is FREE and we encourage you to take advantage of this opportunity!

This program is designed for "not-yet members" - feel free to invite other friends in business.

Location Info: 546 South Broad Street, Suite 2C, Meriden, 06450

Contact Info: Call the Meriden Chamber at 203.235.7901 or email us, or register online.

Chamber Membership & Ambassador Committee

RSVP Now Thursday, September 19, 2024 at 9:00 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The purpose of the Membership Committee is to develop, support and enhance the Membership Efforts of the Greater Meriden Chamber of Commerce. The Membership Committee has established four written goals:

- To Support the Efforts of the Chamber Ambassadors

- To Review and Recommend Membership Benefits

- To Conduct and Evaluate Membership Surveys and

- To Review and Recommend Changes in Dues Structure.

The Membership Committee meets at 9:00 a.m. on the third Thursday of each month.

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

Contact Info: RSVP to the Greater Meriden Chamber at 203-235-7901 or info@meridenchamber.com.

Young Business Leaders Meeting & Networking

RSVP Now Thursday, September 19, 2024 at 4:30 PM
At MidState ARC

Description: Are you 21-35 and looking for an OPPORTUNITY to meet fellow young folks interested in business and community while enjoying professional development segments AND giving back? Join us for this meeting!

Weigh in on branding of this group and how to reach more members and increase membership.

Location Info: 200 Research Parkway, Meriden

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

CBN-Alliance Networking Group

RSVP Now Tuesday, September 24, 2024 at 8:30 AM–9:30 AM
At Hamden Regional Chamber

Description: CBNAlliance OPEN Networking Group Meeting: Join Chamber Business Network Alliance which is an OPEN LEADS Group comprised of members from the Midstate Chamber and the Hamden Chamber. All industries welcome (and multiple individuals from the same industry are welcome). Network and make new connections!

Location Info: 2969 Whitney Ave., Hamden

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

Chamber Education/Technology Committee Meeting

RSVP Now Tuesday, September 24, 2024 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Education/Technology 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 St., Ste. 301, Meriden

Contact Info: RSVP to the Greater Meriden Chamber at 203-235-7901 or info@meridenchamber.com.

12th Annual Latino Winemakers Wine Tasting

Thursday, September 26, 2024 at 5:30 PM–8:30 PM
At The Farms Country Club

Description: You're invited to SCOW's 12th Annual Winemakers Winetasting Fundraiser! Be sure to invite your colleagues, friends, and family to enjoy a night of networking, celebration & the discovery of your new favorite wine! This annual wine tasting event will include tastings of a variety of wines from South America, Spain, and Califormia, delicious food and dessert options, music and dance performances, raffles, and more!

Location Info: 180 Cheshire Road, Wallingford

Contact Info: Details coming as we get closer to the event.

October 2024

Health and Wellness Council Meeting

RSVP Now Wednesday, October 2, 2024 at 8:30 AM–8:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

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: Always Best Care, 20 Ives Rd. #202B, Wallingford, CT

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

CBN-Alliance Networking Group

RSVP Now Tuesday, October 8, 2024 at 8:30 AM–9:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: CBNAlliance OPEN Networking Group Meeting: Join Chamber Business Network Alliance which is an OPEN LEADS Group comprised of members from the Midstate Chamber and the Hamden Chamber. All industries welcome (and multiple individuals from the same industry are welcome). Network and make new connections!

Location Info: 546 South Broad Street, Meriden, CT 06450

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

Midstate Chamber Board of Directors Meeting

RSVP Now Wednesday, October 9, 2024 at 3:30 PM–5:00 PM
At TBA

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

EmpowHER - Chamber Women in Business Group

RSVP Now Friday, October 11, 2024 at 10:00 AM
At Meriden Historical Society

Location Info: 41 West Main St., Meriden, CT 06450

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

Government and Business Development Committee

RSVP Now Friday, October 11, 2024 at 2:00 PM–3:00 PM
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. The committee is working on the 2024 Legislative Action Agenda- please submit information on issues that may impact your business / organization in this legislative session.Open to ALL!

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

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

Chamber Meet & Greet

RSVP Now Tuesday, October 15, 2024 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: Join us to chat and gather information on how the Midstate Chamber can help YOUR BUSINESS GROW! Learn about our variety of programs as well as our phenomenal Committees. This event is FREE and we encourage you to take advantage of this opportunity!

This program is designed for "not-yet members" - feel free to invite other friends in business.

Location Info: 546 South Broad Street, Suite 2C, Meriden, 06450

Contact Info: Call the Meriden Chamber at 203.235.7901 or email us, or register online.

Chamber Membership & Ambassador Committee

RSVP Now Thursday, October 17, 2024 at 9:00 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The purpose of the Membership Committee is to develop, support and enhance the Membership Efforts of the Greater Meriden Chamber of Commerce. The Membership Committee has established four written goals:

- To Support the Efforts of the Chamber Ambassadors

- To Review and Recommend Membership Benefits

- To Conduct and Evaluate Membership Surveys and

- To Review and Recommend Changes in Dues Structure.

The Membership Committee meets at 9:00 a.m. on the third Thursday of each month.

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

Contact Info: RSVP to the Greater Meriden Chamber at 203-235-7901 or info@meridenchamber.com.

Young Business Leaders Meeting & Networking

RSVP Now Thursday, October 17, 2024 at 4:30 PM
At MidState ARC

Description: Are you 21-35 and looking for an OPPORTUNITY to meet fellow young folks interested in business and community while enjoying professional development segments AND giving back? Join us for this meeting!

Weigh in on branding of this group and how to reach more members and increase membership.

Location Info: 200 Research Parkway, Meriden

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

CBN-Alliance Networking Group

RSVP Now Tuesday, October 22, 2024 at 8:30 AM–9:30 AM
At Hamden Regional Chamber

Description: CBNAlliance OPEN Networking Group Meeting: Join Chamber Business Network Alliance which is an OPEN LEADS Group comprised of members from the Midstate Chamber and the Hamden Chamber. All industries welcome (and multiple individuals from the same industry are welcome). Network and make new connections!

Location Info: 2969 Whitney Ave., Hamden

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

Chamber Education/Technology Committee Meeting

RSVP Now Tuesday, October 29, 2024 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Education/Technology 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 St., Ste. 301, Meriden

Contact Info: RSVP to the Greater Meriden Chamber at 203-235-7901 or info@meridenchamber.com.

HOLA Committee Meeting

RSVP Now Tuesday, October 29, 2024 at 3:30 PM–4:30 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Chamber's Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action (HOLA) Committee will be meeting.

Location Info: 546 S. Broad St., Ste. 2C, Meriden

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

November 2024

Health and Wellness Council Meeting

RSVP Now Wednesday, November 6, 2024 at 8:30 AM–8:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

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: Always Best Care, 20 Ives Rd. #202B, Wallingford, CT

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

EmpowHER - Chamber Women in Business Group

RSVP Now Friday, November 8, 2024 at 10:00 AM
At Meriden Historical Society

Location Info: 41 West Main St., Meriden, CT 06450

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

Government and Business Development Committee

RSVP Now Friday, November 8, 2024 at 2:00 PM–3:00 PM
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. The committee is working on the 2024 Legislative Action Agenda- please submit information on issues that may impact your business / organization in this legislative session.Open to ALL!

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

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

CBN-Alliance Networking Group

RSVP Now Tuesday, November 12, 2024 at 8:30 AM–9:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: CBNAlliance OPEN Networking Group Meeting: Join Chamber Business Network Alliance which is an OPEN LEADS Group comprised of members from the Midstate Chamber and the Hamden Chamber. All industries welcome (and multiple individuals from the same industry are welcome). Network and make new connections!

Location Info: 546 South Broad Street, Meriden, CT 06450

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

Midstate Chamber Board of Directors Meeting

RSVP Now Wednesday, November 13, 2024 at 3:30 PM–5:00 PM
At TBA

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

Chamber Meet & Greet

RSVP Now Tuesday, November 19, 2024 at 4:00 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: Join us to chat and gather information on how the Midstate Chamber can help YOUR BUSINESS GROW! Learn about our variety of programs as well as our phenomenal Committees. This event is FREE and we encourage you to take advantage of this opportunity!

This program is designed for "not-yet members" - feel free to invite other friends in business.

Location Info: 546 South Broad Street, Suite 2C, Meriden, 06450

Contact Info: Call the Meriden Chamber at 203.235.7901 or email us, or register online.

Chamber Membership & Ambassador Committee

RSVP Now Thursday, November 21, 2024 at 9:00 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The purpose of the Membership Committee is to develop, support and enhance the Membership Efforts of the Greater Meriden Chamber of Commerce. The Membership Committee has established four written goals:

- To Support the Efforts of the Chamber Ambassadors

- To Review and Recommend Membership Benefits

- To Conduct and Evaluate Membership Surveys and

- To Review and Recommend Changes in Dues Structure.

The Membership Committee meets at 9:00 a.m. on the third Thursday of each month.

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

Contact Info: RSVP to the Greater Meriden Chamber at 203-235-7901 or info@meridenchamber.com.

Young Business Leaders Meeting & Networking

RSVP Now Thursday, November 21, 2024 at 4:30 PM
At MidState ARC

Description: Are you 21-35 and looking for an OPPORTUNITY to meet fellow young folks interested in business and community while enjoying professional development segments AND giving back? Join us for this meeting!

Weigh in on branding of this group and how to reach more members and increase membership.

Location Info: 200 Research Parkway, Meriden

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

CBN-Alliance Networking Group

RSVP Now Tuesday, November 26, 2024 at 8:30 AM–9:30 AM
At Hamden Regional Chamber

Description: CBNAlliance OPEN Networking Group Meeting: Join Chamber Business Network Alliance which is an OPEN LEADS Group comprised of members from the Midstate Chamber and the Hamden Chamber. All industries welcome (and multiple individuals from the same industry are welcome). Network and make new connections!

Location Info: 2969 Whitney Ave., Hamden

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

Chamber Education/Technology Committee Meeting

RSVP Now Tuesday, November 26, 2024 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Education/Technology 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 St., Ste. 301, Meriden

Contact Info: RSVP to the Greater Meriden Chamber at 203-235-7901 or info@meridenchamber.com.

HOLA Committee Meeting

RSVP Now Tuesday, November 26, 2024 at 3:30 PM–4:30 PM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The Chamber's Hispanic Outreach Leaders in Action (HOLA) Committee will be meeting.

Location Info: 546 S. Broad St., Ste. 2C, Meriden

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

December 2024

Health and Wellness Council Meeting

RSVP Now Wednesday, December 4, 2024 at 8:30 AM–8:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

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: Always Best Care, 20 Ives Rd. #202B, Wallingford, CT

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

CBN-Alliance Networking Group

RSVP Now Tuesday, December 10, 2024 at 8:30 AM–9:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: CBNAlliance OPEN Networking Group Meeting: Join Chamber Business Network Alliance which is an OPEN LEADS Group comprised of members from the Midstate Chamber and the Hamden Chamber. All industries welcome (and multiple individuals from the same industry are welcome). Network and make new connections!

Location Info: 546 South Broad Street, Meriden, CT 06450

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

Midstate Chamber Board of Directors Meeting

RSVP Now Wednesday, December 11, 2024 at 3:30 PM–5:00 PM
At TBA

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

EmpowHER - Chamber Women in Business Group

RSVP Now Friday, December 13, 2024 at 10:00 AM
At Meriden Historical Society

Location Info: 41 West Main St., Meriden, CT 06450

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

Government and Business Development Committee

RSVP Now Friday, December 13, 2024 at 2:00 PM–3:00 PM
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. The committee is working on the 2024 Legislative Action Agenda- please submit information on issues that may impact your business / organization in this legislative session.Open to ALL!

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

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

Chamber Meet & Greet

RSVP Now Tuesday, December 17, 2024 at 8:30 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: Join us to chat and gather information on how the Midstate Chamber can help YOUR BUSINESS GROW! Learn about our variety of programs as well as our phenomenal Committees. This event is FREE and we encourage you to take advantage of this opportunity!

This program is designed for "not-yet members" - feel free to invite other friends in business.

Location Info: 546 South Broad Street, Suite 2C, Meriden, 06450

Contact Info: Call the Meriden Chamber at 203.235.7901 or email us, or register online.

Chamber Membership & Ambassador Committee

RSVP Now Thursday, December 19, 2024 at 9:00 AM
At Midstate Chamber of Commerce

Description: The purpose of the Membership Committee is to develop, support and enhance the Membership Efforts of the Greater Meriden Chamber of Commerce. The Membership Committee has established four written goals:

- To Support the Efforts of the Chamber Ambassadors

- To Review and Recommend Membership Benefits

- To Conduct and Evaluate Membership Surveys and

- To Review and Recommend Changes in Dues Structure.

The Membership Committee meets at 9:00 a.m. on the third Thursday of each month.

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

Contact Info: RSVP to the Greater Meriden Chamber at 203-235-7901 or info@meridenchamber.com.

Young Business Professionals Meeting

RSVP Now Thursday, December 19, 2024 at 4:30 PM
At MidState ARC

Description: Are you 21-35 and looking for an OPPORTUNITY to meet fellow young folks interested in business and community while enjoying professional development segments AND giving back? Join us for this meeting!

Organization & Community Leader, Pam Fields, Executive Director, MidState ARC, will host the meeting and provide information on the organization and WHAT IT MEANS when asked TO BE ON A BOARD of a NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION!

Weigh in on branding of this group and how to reach more members and increase membership.

Location Info: 200 Research Parkway, Meriden

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

CBN-Alliance Networking Group

RSVP Now Tuesday, December 24, 2024 at 8:30 AM–9:30 AM
At Hamden Regional Chamber

Description: CBNAlliance OPEN Networking Group Meeting: Join Chamber Business Network Alliance which is an OPEN LEADS Group comprised of members from the Midstate Chamber and the Hamden Chamber. All industries welcome (and multiple individuals from the same industry are welcome). Network and make new connections!

Location Info: 2969 Whitney Ave., Hamden

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

April 2025

129th Annual Meeting, Dinner, Awards & Silent Auction of the Midstate Chamber

RSVP Now Thursday, April 10, 2025 at 4:30 PM–8:30 PM
At Aqua Turf Club

Description: Save this date for THE NETWORKING AFFAIR of theyear. Join us in celebrating the 2025 honorees and welcoming our new and veteran board member. More information to come.

Location Info: Plantsville, CT

Contact Info: Call the Midstate Chamber at 203.235.7901, email info@meridenchamber.com, or register online.