FEBRUARY 9, 2022
ISSUE NO. 3
Impromptu Skating Rink at Stoneham Central Middle School
Last Chance! Tell Us Your Priorities for Local Economic Recovery Funds
Let us know how you would like to see local recovery funds spent.
The Town of Stoneham will receive approximately 7 million dollars in American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funding, as well as state and federal funds to support pandemic recovery efforts in the coming months.
We want to hear from you! Please take our five minute survey no later than Monday, Feb. 14th to let us know what your priorities are for local recovery. All information will be reported anonymously and in aggregate. Take the survey
Tues Feb 15, 3:30-5:00PM
It’s been a while. Let’s shake off the winter blues with a little networking!
If you’ve been missing your regular networking opportunities, sign up for this multi-chamber event.
You will have direct introductions with dozens of other business professionals. Explain your services. Talk about your ideal customers. See how you can help others succeed during this challenging time.
There is a $10 fee for members and a $20 free for non-members. Learn more or register
Women in Business Series Returns in April
Thurs Apr 7, 5:30 – 7:30 PM
April networking brings May referrals. This is an in-person Multi-Chamber event. Come GROW relationships with fellow business women that may help you SPRING FORWARD in your business.
Enjoy complimentary appetizers, cash bar, and some fun networking activities too!
There is a $10 fee for members and a $20 fee for non-members. Learn more or register
Chamber Legislative Breakfast with Secretary Kennealy
Tues March 8, 7:30-9:30am
Four Points by Sheraton Wakefield
Join us for breakfast and a conversation hosted by Sen. Jason Lewis and featuring Secretary of Housing and Economic Development, Mike Kennealy, as well as Sen. Brendan Crighton, Rep. Rich Haggerty, Rep. Mike Day, and Rep. Kate Lipper-Garabedian.
There is a $20 fee for members and a $25 fee for non-members. Learn more or register
Upcoming Public Works Projects
Lots of improvements coming to Stoneham this construction season.
The following work is slated to happen this construction season
- New water main on Main Street (Elm to Maple St)
- Handicap crossing at the Post Office
- Phase 8 sewer improvements (south of Elm Street and north of William St block)
- Main Street resurfacing, Marble to South Street, (dependent on MassDOT)
- Stoneham Square redesign
- Montvale Ave, Main Street, and Elm Street resurfacing as part of the Eversource project
MWHC Community Health Needs Assessment Survey
MelroseWakefield Healthcare and the Institute for Community Health are asking for your participation in a brief survey on the health needs of the people that live and work in the communities that MelroseWakefield Healthcare serves.
Please visit melrosewakefield.org/CHNASurvey to take the brief survey survey and have the have the option to be entered to win a $100 Visa gift card.
If you have any questions or problems with the survey, please contact Barbara Kaufman at email@example.com.
Stoneham Reads Makes 2022 Book Selection
Stoneham Reads is a community-building project offered through the Stoneham CDC. This year’s selection,Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is available now at The Book Oasis and Stoneham Public Library North of Boston Library Exchange. Get your book now and join the spring book group. Learn more
The Arbors at Stoneham Offering Complimentary Valentine’s Grab-and-Go
The Arbors is offering sweet treats to their professional partners on February 11th. Wine, gourmet cheese and chocolate covered strawberries are included in this year’s grab and go.
RSVP to Camille by calling (781) 435-1958 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange your pick-up.
The Residence Club Now Offering Leasing & Purchase Options
Located 10 miles from Boston, The Residence Club offers 10 two-bedroom, two-bathroom, living room + kitchen open concept apartments that are now available for purchasing and leasing. Learn more
Stage Music Center Offering a Valentine Themed FREE Party!
On February 12, from 2 – 3PM, Stage Music Center will host a free music party for kids ages 6 to 9 yrs old with disco dancing, karaoke, Valentine’s Day themed arts and crafts, treats and more!
This event is offered at no cost, but registration is required. Register at bit.ly/valentine-party-schoolkids.