Local business events
Plymouth Chamber of Commerce events
Plymouth Chamber of Commerce events are listed at www.plymouthchamber.com. Call 508-830-1620 for more information. Events are at the Chamber office at 134 Court St., Plymouth, unless otherwise noted.
Jan. 10: Women Mean Business Luncheon, noon, Tavern on the Wharf, 6 Town Wharf, Plymouth
Jan. 16: Optical Designs Ribbon-Cutting and Business After Hours event, 4 to 6 p.m., 40 Industrial Park Road, Plymouth
Jan. 25: 2019 Plymouth Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting, noon to 2 p.m., $55 members, $80 nonmembers, $530 table of 10 members
Feb. 1: Excel I – Introduction to Excel, 9 to 11 a.m., Curry College Computer Lab, 20 North Park Ave., Plymouth, $45 members, $55 nonmembers
Feb. 8: Excel II – Intermediate Excel, 9 to 11 a.m., Curry College Computer Lab, 20 North Park Ave., Plymouth, $45 members, $55 nonmembers
Feb. 15: Excel III – Advanced Excel, 9 to 11 a.m., Curry College Computer Lab, 20 North Park Ave., Plymouth, $45 members, $55 nonmembers
March 28: Business Expo, noon to 5 p.m., Hotel 1620, 180 Water St.
Business Network International
BNI provides a positive, supportive and structured environment to exchange quality business referrals. BNI is the largest business networking organization in the world. It offers members the opportunity to share ideas, contacts and most importantly, business referral. Visit a BNI chapter listed below to learn more. Call the regional office at 21 Park St., Attleboro, for more information, 508-431-0212.
Plymouth Chapter of Business Network International meets from 7:30 to 9 a.m. Tuesdays at the Loring Center, 386 Court St., Plymouth.
Pinehills Partners chapter of BNI meets from 7:15 to 8:45 a.m. Tuesdays at Plymouth Country Club, 221 Warren Ave., Plymouth
Business Generators chapter of BNI meets from 7:30 to 9 a.m. Tuesdays at Plymouth Chamber of Commerce, 134 Court St., Plymouth.
East Coast Connectors chapter of BNI meets 7:30 to 9 a.m. Wednesdays at Hampton Inn, 10 Plaza Way, Plymouth.
Plymouth Area Chamber of Commerce
The Plymouth Area Chamber of Commerce is located at 134 Court St., Plymouth, and serves more than 750 businesses in the towns of Plymouth, Carver, Duxbury, Halifax, Hanson, Kingston, Marshfield, Pembroke and Plympton. Visit www.plymouthchamber.com or call 508-830-1620 for details of upcoming meetings and events. Office hours are from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
America’s Hometown Speakers Plymouth Toastmasters Club
America’s Hometown Speakers Plymouth Toastmasters Club will meet from 8 to 9:30 a.m. every first and third Wednesday of the month at the Plymouth Area Chamber of Commerce, 134 Court St. Cost to join a Toastmasters club is $36 every six months, with a one time registration fee for materials of $20.
First Saturday takes place from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. the first Saturday of the month in downtown Plymouth. Businesses on Court and Main streets and Main Street Extension stay open a little later and offer special deals. You can shop, dine, visit museums, listen to live music and grab a deal. Look for the First Saturday flag displayed outside all participating merchants. Visit www.firstsaturdayplymouth.com or the Facebook page for a list of all participating businesses.
Send your business news and photos to email@example.com or mail to Old Colony Memorial, 182 Standish Ave., Plymouth, MA 02360.