Weekly Message ~ August 2019
Business News
Nominate Golden Acorn Award Recipients
The  Golden Acorn Awards  is a Menlo Park tradition. During this event,
the Chamber celebrates community achievement through the volunteer efforts and contributions of organizations and individuals.

The Nominating Committee will select award recipients in the fields of Business Excellence, Community Service, Professional Leadership, and Unsung Hero. The recipients are individual contributors, small businesses, organizations and non-profits serving
Menlo Park.

Nominations are due by August 12, 2019 ! You can complete the online form or fill out the  PDF nomination form !
Around Menlo Park
9th Annual Silicon Valley Bike Summit
Please join us at the 9th Annual Silicon Valley Bike Summit – our area’s largest gathering of active transportation leaders and organizers – from government, the private sector, non-profits, and the general public.

Thursday, August 1, 9 am to 6 pm
Mountain View Community Center
201 S. Rengstorff Avenue, Mountain View

Summer Concert Series - Fog City Swampers
The Summer Concert Series is a wonderful community event enjoyed by all ages as is a great way to engage with the Menlo Park residents. Families can picnic, dance, and visit with friends and neighbors while listening to a wide variety of music.

Fog City Swampers (Classic Rock)
Wednesday, July 31, 6:30 to 8 pm
Fremont Park, Menlo Park

Menlo Movie Series - Ralph Breaks the Internet
Welcome Menlo Park's newest community event for all ages. Launched in 2014, the Menlo Movie Series features free movies in Downtown Menlo Park. Be sure to bring a chair, blanket, and some snacks to enjoy, but most of all, don't forget to bring the family. Enjoy a night of watching the stars, under the stars.

Friday, August 2, 8:30 pm
Burgess Park, Menlo Park

National Night Out 2019
National Night Out is an annual nationwide event that encourages residents to get out in the community by holding block parties and getting to know their neighbors as a way to encourage crime prevention. It's a great approach to promote community-police partnerships and enjoy a Menlo Park summer evening surrounded by friends and family!

Tuesday, August 6, 6 to 9 pm
Various Neighborhoods, Menlo Park

Mark Your Calendar
July 31
6:30 to 8 pm, Fremont Park, Menlo Park

August 1
9 am to 6 pm, 201 S. Rengstorff Avenue, Mountain View

August 2
8:30 to 9:30 am, Chamber Conference Room

August 2
8:30 pm, Burgess Park, Menlo Park

August 6
6 to 9 pm, Menlo Park Neighborhoods

August 7
6:30 to 8 pm, Fremont Park, Menlo Park

August 9
8:30 pm, Burgess Park, Menlo Park

August 10
1 to 4 pm, 1090 Merrill Street, Menlo Park

August 10
5 to 8 pm, Marcela's Village Gallery, Menlo Park
Menlo Park Chamber of Commerce | (650) 325-2818 |  menloparkchamber.com