Calendar

Jun
28
Wed
Small Business Resource Fair @ Salem State University, Marsh Hall
Jun 28 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

June 28, 2017 the Massachusetts Office of Business Development in partnership with the North Shore Alliance for Economic Development will be hosting a Small Business Resource Fair.  Representatives from State agencies and quasi-governmental agencies will be on hand to answer questions and talk about resources to assist existing businesses in Massachusetts and those wishing to locate to MA.

 

If you are starting or expanding your business, learn about resources available through the Commonwealth.  Representatives from State agencies and small business resources will be at hand to discuss how to help you.  Brought to you by the Massachusetts Office of Business Development, MA Small Business Development Center and the North Shore Alliance for Economic Development.

Jun
29
Thu
ShopTalks @SDM Foundation @ SDM Foundation
Jun 29 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Click here for the specific line up of topics.

All our tech talks are offered FREE of charge and take place at our shop at 465 Main Street in Melrose from 1:00-2:00 pm.

Please join SDM staff and invited guest presenters for these informal, conversational sessions.

Come learn something new with us!

For more information, contact us @ 781-606-2621 or info@sdmfoundation.net or reserve your seat here.

Sally Frank’s Farmers’ Market @ Bowden Park (at Cedar Park Train Station)
Jun 29 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Sally Frank’s Farmer’s Market runs weekly from June through October from 2pm – 7pm from June 8 – Sept. 7 then changing to 2-6pm form Sept. 14 – Oct. 26 in Bowden Park at the junction of Cedar Park W. Emerson, and Vinton Streets, Melrose. Each week you can find fresh, local produce, fresh fish, fine meats, poultry, eggs, maple syrup, honey, granola, and yogurt. Shoppers will also be able to purchase locally produced dips, spreads, sweet and savory preserves, baked goods, teas, salts, and other locally made items. Also expect fun events throughout the summer like, yoga and weekly musicians.

In addition to our Farms and Food vendors, each week we have up to 2 artisans and crafters, a personal care product, a local business and a non-profit.

Jul
6
Thu
Sally Frank’s Farmers’ Market @ Bowden Park (at Cedar Park Train Station)
Jul 6 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Sally Frank’s Farmer’s Market runs weekly from June through October from 2pm – 7pm from June 8 – Sept. 7 then changing to 2-6pm form Sept. 14 – Oct. 26 in Bowden Park at the junction of Cedar Park W. Emerson, and Vinton Streets, Melrose. Each week you can find fresh, local produce, fresh fish, fine meats, poultry, eggs, maple syrup, honey, granola, and yogurt. Shoppers will also be able to purchase locally produced dips, spreads, sweet and savory preserves, baked goods, teas, salts, and other locally made items. Also expect fun events throughout the summer like, yoga and weekly musicians.

In addition to our Farms and Food vendors, each week we have up to 2 artisans and crafters, a personal care product, a local business and a non-profit.

Jul
12
Wed
Breakfast Workshop: Using USPS® Every Door Direct Mail® @ StonehamBank
Jul 12 @ 7:30 am – 9:30 am

Join members from the Melrose, Stoneham and Wakefield Lynnfield Chambers for a breakfast presentation about the USPS® Every Door Direct Mail® (EDDM®) program. This program is an affordable targeted advertising technique that lets you map your marketing mail audience by age, income, or household size.

Targeted – Affordable – Easy

EDDM targets every single address in a geographic area that you define for your specific business marketing needs. Canvas entire regions and reach every resident and/or business using your specific parameters and at an affordable rate.

Our presenter will explain the USPS program, walk attendees through a typical set-up operation, and show how easy it is to get started using your local printer or by doing it yourself. You will learn how to register for your free EDDM account, how to choose an area for targeted direct mail, and tips for what to keep in mind in designing your mail piece.

Agenda

7:30am:  Check-in, breakfast, networking
8:00am – 9:30am: Presentation and Q&A

Jul
13
Thu
Sally Frank’s Farmers’ Market @ Bowden Park (at Cedar Park Train Station)
Jul 13 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Sally Frank’s Farmer’s Market runs weekly from June through October from 2pm – 7pm from June 8 – Sept. 7 then changing to 2-6pm form Sept. 14 – Oct. 26 in Bowden Park at the junction of Cedar Park W. Emerson, and Vinton Streets, Melrose. Each week you can find fresh, local produce, fresh fish, fine meats, poultry, eggs, maple syrup, honey, granola, and yogurt. Shoppers will also be able to purchase locally produced dips, spreads, sweet and savory preserves, baked goods, teas, salts, and other locally made items. Also expect fun events throughout the summer like, yoga and weekly musicians.

In addition to our Farms and Food vendors, each week we have up to 2 artisans and crafters, a personal care product, a local business and a non-profit.

Jul
20
Thu
Sally Frank’s Farmers’ Market @ Bowden Park (at Cedar Park Train Station)
Jul 20 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Sally Frank’s Farmer’s Market runs weekly from June through October from 2pm – 7pm from June 8 – Sept. 7 then changing to 2-6pm form Sept. 14 – Oct. 26 in Bowden Park at the junction of Cedar Park W. Emerson, and Vinton Streets, Melrose. Each week you can find fresh, local produce, fresh fish, fine meats, poultry, eggs, maple syrup, honey, granola, and yogurt. Shoppers will also be able to purchase locally produced dips, spreads, sweet and savory preserves, baked goods, teas, salts, and other locally made items. Also expect fun events throughout the summer like, yoga and weekly musicians.

In addition to our Farms and Food vendors, each week we have up to 2 artisans and crafters, a personal care product, a local business and a non-profit.

Jul
27
Thu
Sally Frank’s Farmers’ Market @ Bowden Park (at Cedar Park Train Station)
Jul 27 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Sally Frank’s Farmer’s Market runs weekly from June through October from 2pm – 7pm from June 8 – Sept. 7 then changing to 2-6pm form Sept. 14 – Oct. 26 in Bowden Park at the junction of Cedar Park W. Emerson, and Vinton Streets, Melrose. Each week you can find fresh, local produce, fresh fish, fine meats, poultry, eggs, maple syrup, honey, granola, and yogurt. Shoppers will also be able to purchase locally produced dips, spreads, sweet and savory preserves, baked goods, teas, salts, and other locally made items. Also expect fun events throughout the summer like, yoga and weekly musicians.

In addition to our Farms and Food vendors, each week we have up to 2 artisans and crafters, a personal care product, a local business and a non-profit.

Jul
28
Fri
5th Annual Summer Stroll @ Downtown Melrose
Jul 28 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The Fifth Annual Summer Stroll is brought to you by the Melrose Chamber of Commerce and signature event sponsor LCM PLUS.

Aug
3
Thu
Sally Frank’s Farmers’ Market @ Bowden Park (at Cedar Park Train Station)
Aug 3 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Sally Frank’s Farmer’s Market runs weekly from June through October from 2pm – 7pm from June 8 – Sept. 7 then changing to 2-6pm form Sept. 14 – Oct. 26 in Bowden Park at the junction of Cedar Park W. Emerson, and Vinton Streets, Melrose. Each week you can find fresh, local produce, fresh fish, fine meats, poultry, eggs, maple syrup, honey, granola, and yogurt. Shoppers will also be able to purchase locally produced dips, spreads, sweet and savory preserves, baked goods, teas, salts, and other locally made items. Also expect fun events throughout the summer like, yoga and weekly musicians.

In addition to our Farms and Food vendors, each week we have up to 2 artisans and crafters, a personal care product, a local business and a non-profit.