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May 2019
Free Paper Shredding Event | May 4
Three Components of Ensuring Your Assets Are Well Protected | May 9
Delivery Available Via Dine In CT
Did you know that Seasons Tap Room-inspired menu can now be delivered directly to your door? Why not check it out for your next meal at home.
April Birthstone | Diamonds

See their large selection of diamond jewelry, specially priced. 12 months 0% financing throughout the store
Heirloom Jewelry

Bill Selig Jewelers has 40 years experience restoring family heirloom Jewelry
Membership Special

Farmington Woods Golf Club is offering you a chance to get away from slow play with a wonderful promotional package. For just $2800 you can become a member of Farmington Woods for the entire 2019 season!
During the month of April, participating eateries will be donating a percentage of sales from select menu items to the Fresh Start School
Refer A Friend Special Offer

Refer a friend or family member and they get $25 off their arch support purchase
Mothers Day Brunch
Half Price Wines Every Thursday
RSVP by calling 860.677.2155 or email receptionrra@benchmarkquality.com
Caregiver Support Group
The complexity of Alzheimer's disease and related dementias impacts the family and relationships. A support group provides an opportunity to learn more about the different stages of this progressive disease and offers tips on ways to cope.
Free Shred Day | June 1
Safe and secure paper shredding will be provided by InfoShred. Bring up to three boxes/bags of paper (per person) for on-site confidential shredding. You may leave in staples, paper clips, and envelopes. Do not bring binders, regular trash or business shredding.




Half Price Wines Every Thursday
A New Leash on Life for Pets with Cancer | May 15
An estimated 6 million dogs
and nearly 6 million cats will be diagnosed with cancer this year. Connecticut-native and UCONN alumnus Ashley Kalinauskas is working on a new, personalized treatment that offers new hope and helps pets and their owners fight the disease.
Be one of the first businesses to place an ad in the new Avon Today publication. Your ad will run in three print-and-digital monthly magazines for one all-inclusive rate. Debut Advertisers receive a 10% discount for their entire campaign; non-profits receive a 15% discount.

In addition, advertisers receive:
> 100% Distribution to every address, including businesses, in Avon, Canton & Simsbury
> Fourfold Online Presence - In all 3 magazines [with link to your website] and in Today Publishing's online directory [with another link to your website].
Avon Today Magazine Debut Discount
Self-Care For Caregivers | May 11
In this mini-retreat we well be discussing why mindful self-care is vital for you to be able to be fully present for your loved one. You can release resentment and guilt. We will look at ways to give you a break that you CAN fit into your day. And…we will explore how to begin the process of finding understanding about your past relationship with Mom or Dad and how old hurts become a barrier to being the kind of care-giver you want to be.


Garners Awards

Congratulations to our member Avon Old Farms Hotel , for being named Best of Weddings 2019 by The Knot and Couples Choice Award 2019 by WeddingWire
Centennial Documentary Premiers on CPTV

The hour long documentary Made Possible: The Business of Junior Achievement premiered on CPTV on December 20 and tells the story of 100 years of JA, which started in Springfield, Massachusetts in 1919.
Celebrating 20 Years

Congratulations to the staff and residents of member Middlewoods of Farmington , who this year are celebrating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of this independent and assisted living senior community.

Welcomes Sandra D. Lawson to the Firm

Member Pullman & Comley is pleased to announce the addition of Sandra D. Dawson to the firm's Government Finance practice. Ms. Dawson has an established reputation in the practice of bond law and will serve clients throughout the state of Connecticut. She is based out of the firm's Hartford office.
Sponsors Manufacturing Matters Podcast

Member and Corporate Sponsor Simsbury Bank sponsors the Podcast Manufacturing Matters , where listeners can hear from experts in business, education and government share their insights on the resources, infrastructure, workforce, and commitment needed to make Connecticut a manufacturing powerhouse once again.

Team Members Graduate from Connecticut Bankers Association Program

Member Simsbury Bank is pleased to announce that Joseph Beale, VP, Sr. Relationship Manager and Jennifer Onion, Mortgage Processor/Closer, graduated from the two year Connecticut Bankers Association Connecticut School of Finance and Management program. The graduation ceremony was held in Trumbull on Wednesday, April 10 th
(L to R): Graduate Jennifer Onion, Mortgage Processor/Closer; Roger DelGiorno, VP, Mortgage Operations Manager; graduate Joseph Beale, VP, Sr. Market Manager; and Joan Bulanowski, SVP, Chief Mortgage and Operations Manager.
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