Weekly Message - April 2019
Chamber Networking Event this Wednesday!
Join 6 of San Mateo County's Chambers as we mix together at the new luxury Encore Apartments in April for our Chamber Networking Event!

*Encore Apartments does have a parking structure, but once it is full, attendees must use street parking.

Wednesday, April 17, 5 to 7 pm
855 Veterans Boulevard, Redwood City

Egg Hunt this Saturday
Join us for a day of spring fun! The Bunny will arrive at 10 am for pictures and the hunt will start at 10:20 am. Residents will be delighted with bounce houses, crafts, a candy guess, photo opportunities with the Bunny, and more! Activities are co-sponsored by Fire Station 77 and the Menlo Park Fire District. 

Saturday, April 20, 10 am to 12 pm
Burgess Park & Kelly Park

Block Party Registration is Open!
Menlo Park's 13th Annual Downtown Block Party is on Wednesday,
June 12, 2019 from 5:30 to 8 pm on Santa Cruz Avenue. Sign
up today to showcase your business to Menlo Park residents and

Easter Sunday Restaurants
Easter is the perfect day to enjoy some great food with your friends and family. Join one of these local restaurants for Easter brunch or dinner this Sunday, April 21st !

  • Amici's East Coast Pizzeria
  • Angelo Mio
  • Bistro Vida
  • British Bankers Club
  • Camper
  • Carpaccio
  • Flea Street Cafe
  • Galata Bistro
  • Left Bank Restaurant
  • Madera at Rosewood Sand Hill
  • Menlo Tavern
  • Oak + Violet at Park James Hotel
  • Trellis Restaurant
  • Porta Blu at Hotel Nia

*Cafe Borrone will be closed on Easter Sunday, but feel free to enjoy an Easter Brunch there on Saturday!
Caltrain Bike Car Design Workshop
Caltrain is holding a joint workshop with the Bicycle Advisory Committee, the Citizen’s Advisory Committee, and you, the public. This workshop will have a board game-style exercise where attendees will work with to-scale models to come up with different ideas for the interior layout of the train cars. You will be able to see firsthand the tradeoffs in design by adding and removing seats, bike spaces, and other amenities. If you ride Caltrain with your bike, please come and share your ideas!

Wednesday, April 17, 5:45 to 7:30 pm
1250 San Carlos Ave, 2nd Floor Auditorium, San Carlos

Porta Blu Cooking Series
Join Chef de Cuisine Michael Riddell for a hands-on culinary journey around the world during Porta Blu's weekly cooking series. Offered  every Friday from 7 to 8 pm , Chef Michael will lead guests through a one-hour class, utilizing tips and tricks that can be taken home and practiced in your own kitchen. Wine will be served, and registration is required. This Friday's class is on Eating on a Diet Paleo vs. Keto .

Friday, April 19, 7 to 8 pm
Hotel Nia, 200 Independence Dr, Menlo Park


April 17
5 to 7 pm, 855 Veterans Boulevard, Redwood City

April 17
5:45 to 7:30 pm, Sam Trans HQ, San Carlos

April 19
7 to 8 pm, Hotel Nia, Menlo Park

April 20
10 am to 12 pm, Burgess & Kelly Park, Menlo Park

April 27
10 am to 2 pm, 333 Shoreway Road, San Carlos

April 27
11 am to 3 pm, 1105 Valparaiso Avenue, Menlo Park
Menlo Park Chamber of Commerce | (650) 325-2818 |  menloparkchamber.com