SEPTEMBER 2019
E-NEWSLETTER
 
 
 
 
And the Cranberry Country Chamber was finally able to set sail on the Pilgrim Belle with the weather cooperating 100%!  Thank you to all who attended; and we hope those who were unable to attend due to the reschedule can join us next time!
 
 
 
 
This is your Cranberry Country Chamber Crew! 
Welcome Aboard to the
Best of the Best! 
 
 
 
 
You'll stay afloat with Ambassador Tom Talbot and our Chamber on your side!
"I'm the King of the World" with the Cranberry Country Chamber!
 
 
 
 
MandM Solutions and Ambassador Mario Finkbiner & Marcia Geden won't let the sun set on you!
 
 
 
 
Thank you to photographers:
Todd Philie, Kevin "Quack" Quackenbush, Susan Cote, Maria Talbot
 
 
 
 
 
Thank you to Bill & Cindy Seckinger for once again hosting our Business After Hours at their home!  The rain ended, and we were able to enjoy networking and delicious food donated by Dennis Barbato/The Boston Tavern! 

Food and beverage flowed. Everyone dove in to Networking; and it was a splash! 
Sadly missed the photos of the swimmers who actually dove into the pool!
 
 
 
 
 
FALL in love with our Chamber...
Join Today during our Membership Drive!
 
 
 
 
Ladies' Golf Outing 
Presented by
Cranberry Country Chamber &
Taunton Area Chamber
​​​​​​​Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Hillside Country Club, Rehoboth MA
$65/player
(or $240 for registered foursome)
[Includes 9 holes green fees, breakfast items, lunch, 1/2 cart]
Hole Sponsorship $100
Lunch only $30/person
**All early registered golfers are welcome to join us at Poquoy Brook, 20 Leonard St., Lakeville for a Free Group Private Lesson August 13th 4:30 pm
Sign up on our website**
 
 
 
 
Event Sponsor:   
Morton Hospital / A Steward Family Hospital
 
 
 
 
Punctuate Like A Pro!
A Practical Approach to Using Common
Punctuation Marks the American Way
Speaker:  Susan Rooks, Grammar Goddess

Date:   Tuesday, September 10, 2019
Time:  7:30 – 9:00 a.m.
Place:  Cranberry Country Chamber of Commerce
9 Clayton Road, Middleboro, MA
*FREE*


Commas, Colons, Semicolons, Hyphens, Apostrophes, Quotation Marks, and Dashes…Ever question where you should use them?  In this hour and a half seminar, the Grammar Goddess will give you a brush up.  You will be surprised to see what you have forgotten! Allow Susan Rooks make you look like the SMART person you are!
 
 
 
 
Facebook 2.0 - Virtual Networking

Friday, September 13th 8:30 - 10:00 a.m.

Chamber: 9 Clayton Road, Middleboro

Join us as Gina Gillen spends more time helping us with our business and utilizing Facebook to Network
This event is FREE
 
Cranberry Country Chamber office is off route 44, down Mill St (same side as Kahians, passing Wood Palace Kitchens on left), Cross Clayton Road into parking lot. Side entrance into building.
 
 
 
 
Business After Hours at Boston Tavern
on the Back Deck
58 E. Grove Street, Middleboro, MA 
Tuesday, September 17th   5 - 7:00 pm

Join us as we kick off our Membership Drive!
Bring a potential member and enter our drawing for a small prize!
If that potential member BECOMES a member, your business earns an additional month of membership in the Chamber!
[Must be a current Cranberry Country Chamber member to participate in this raffle drawing!]

Register today to join us!  It is always a rewarding event at Boston Tavern
 
 
 
 
This was last year's Business After Hours!
Don't miss it this year, register today!
 
 
 
 
 40th Anniversary of Wood Palace Kitchens!
Join us in celebrating Wood Palace Kitchens’ 40th Anniversary on Thursday, September 19th from 5:00 – 8:00 pm for a Business After Hours Networking event in the Wood Palace Kitchens Showroom located at 7 Mill Street in Middleboro. Enjoy refreshments from Patricia’s Palate as well as beer and wine from the Bartending Service of NE. There will be door prizes, so don’t forget to bring your business cards!
Members of Metro South and Taunton Area Chambers will also be present!
Please RSVP by Friday, September 13th!
 
 
 
 
Join us September 20th for Family Medical Leave Information Session

Stoneforge Inn - 90 Paramount Drive - Raynham
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
$20/person-Chamber Member
$30/person-Non Chamber Member
Breakfast included in cost
Hosted by Cranberry Country Chamber & Taunton Area Chamber
Please join SCOTT HOKANSON from BRABO BENEFITS as he presents the most up-to-date “MPFML” compliance guidelines for Massachusetts employers . This law will go into effect on October 1st, 2019!
Make sure you are taking the necessary steps!

Both traditional employers & self-employed workers are required to comply with this new law and BRABO will provide a clear & concise educational session to help prepare you, as this goes into effect!
 
 
 
 
Are you truly LinkedIn?
Friday, September 27, 8:30 - 10:00 a.m. 
Chamber office:  9 Clayton Rd., Middleboro

Join us as Susan Rooks, The Grammar Goddess, helps us learn how to be Linked In to LinkedIn!
This event is FREE
Cranberry Country Chamber office is off route 44, down Mill St (same side as Kahians, passing Wood Palace Kitchens on left), cross Clayton Road into parking lot. Side entrance into building.
 
 
 
 
 
 
                
October         - TownePlace Suites Wareham Bus After Hours - 10/22/2019
                  - Grammar and Business Session Chamber office 10/25/2019
November      - Ryan's Family Amusements BAH w/Taunton Area Chbr 11/6/2019
                  -  Legislative Luncheon TBD
                  -  Stuff the Truck with Trucchi's Middleboro date tba
December     -  Lorenzo's Italian Restaurant - Tuesday, 12/10/2019                    
 
 
 
 
 
Thank you to John Danahey and NerdsToGo for your insightful and informative program on Cyber Security...while we know it is a stressful situation, we are better prepared to proceed to protect our business and personal systems!
 
 
 
 
Shining on the Course...getting ready for Diamonds in the Rough Ladies Golf
Thank you to Poquoy Brook & John Oteri for the lesson!
 
 
 
 
*Legislative & Business Info*
To learn more about the Chamber's involvement in legislative issues and the Southeastern Massachusetts Alliance of Chambers (SEMAC), click below:
 
 
 
 
 
Thank you to our NEW Members:
St. Anne's Credit Union
Thank you to our renewing Members:
BAMSI, Inc.
Bannister HACR
Butler Automatic Inc.
Capeway Slips
​​​​​​​Decas Cranberry Products, Inc.
Dennison Lubricants, Inc.
East Commerce Solutions
J.K. Olivieri Insurance Agency, Inc.
Kids Dental Care of Fall River, PC
MandM Solution Provider
Mama Deb's LLC Wicked Awesome Sauce
Old Colony Elder Services, Inc.
Pet Recess / Doggie Daycare
Plymouth Area Coalition for the Homeless, Inc.
​​​​​​​Ryan Family Amusements, Inc.
Shepherds Path, LLC
​​​​​​​Southcoast Health
​​​​​​​Sysco Corporation
Wood Palace Kitchens
 
 
 
 
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the Chamber Website or E-Newsletter:
 
 
 
 
The Cranberry Country Chamber of Commerce is providing a Career Center for members to list job openings.

Advertise your job openings here!  
Click on "Take me there" for info.
 
 
 
        
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