Clicks & Bricks: Social Media for Small Businesses
Tuesday, June 19, 06:30 PM - Tuesday, June 19, 08:00 PM
This seminar will share up-to-date information on social media to our local small business and innovation community. Join us to learn:
how to use social media effectively and efficiently
what social media platforms fit with your target market(s)
best practices on using social media to build your business
Specific strategies for retail, restaurant and personal services businesses will be discussed.
Speakers include Maria Miranda, Miranda Creative and Jean Michael from Incredible Weight Loss Center.
1ST ANNUAL MYSTIC RIVER DAY
Sunday, July 08, 09:00 AM - Sunday, July 08, 02:30 PM
A day to celebrate the Mystic River community including:
- Children’s activities and games on the Mystic River Park green
- Learn about Mystic River history, local non-profits, animal encounters, discover volunteering opportunities
- Meet the Mystic mermaid in the park (photos!)
- Participating Downtown shops, restaurants, and bars will offer specials, discounts and extended happy hours throughout the day
- Sharkfest Swim, Kayak and SUP races down the Mystic River
Art After Dark
Tuesday, July 17, 06:00 PM - Tuesday, July 17, 08:30 PM
MMoA’s family-friendly concert series returns with live music by The Carleans, live art by Lief Nilsson, balloon art by April Brunelle, Pizzetta pizza, drinks, and dancing, all under the tent on our riverfront terrace.
Find more details here
Mystic Outdoor Art Festival
Saturday, August 11, 10:00 AM - Saturday, August 11, 06:00 PM
Planned and exectuted by the Greater Mystic Chamber of Commerce, the Mystic Outdoor Art Festival is the oldest of its kind in the Northeast region, and draws more than 85,000 people from around New England and beyond during this two day event. As a juried art show, the Mystic Outdoor Art Festival serves an audience of discriminating art enthusiasts, as well as weekend visitors and residents from surrounding communities including Groton, New London, Waterford, and southern Rhode Island.
The festival showcases over 230 artists, with more than two miles of arts and crafts including oils, watercolors, photographs, pastels, sculpture, woodwork, comics, acrylics, and more. The Mystic Outdoor Art Festival (MOAF) is free of charge, and features activities and artwork for all ages to enjoy, including a Children's Art Park.
Monday, June 18, 05:00 PM - Monday, June 18, 06:00 PM
Money Smart for Homeschoolers: Which Way to Pay
Tuesday, June 19, 09:00 AM - Tuesday, June 19, 10:00 AM
Wednesday, June 20, 12:00 PM - Wednesday, June 20, 01:00 PM
Get your finances on track. Learn how to budget, what your FICO score means and how to improve it.
SBA Workshop: Contracting 101
Wednesday, June 20, 06:00 PM - Wednesday, June 20, 08:00 PM
Learn how to do business with the State of Connecticut and the Federal Government. Topics covered will be where you need to be registered, how to find the bids, State and Federal Set-Aside Programs.
Instructor: Lisa Powell, U.S. Small Business Administration