Weekly Message - April 2019
BUSINESS NEWS
Menlo Park Transportation Master Plan Oversight and Outreach Committee Meeting
The Transportation Master Plan Oversight and Outreach Committee will be discussing the prioritization strategy for the projects identified as part of the Transportation Master Plan at their upcoming meeting scheduled for  Tuesday, April 23 , at 6 pm at the Arrillaga Family Recreation Center .

The Transportation Master Plan is the City's first and will provide the ability to identify appropriate projects to enhance the transportation network, conduct community engagement to ensure such projects meet the communities’ goals and values and prioritize projects based on need for implementation.

Earth Day Event this Saturday!
Come celebrate Earth Day at Shoreway Environmental Center , a Free Family Event!

There will be: Petting Zoo, Recycling Site Tours, Face Painting, Free Compost, Book Swap, Raffle Baskets, Battery Drop-off, and Eco-Crafts!

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

AROUND MENLO PARK
Community Disaster Preparedness Fair 
Disasters can happen to anyone....Are you prepared?

To celebrate Earthquake Preparedness Month, come and join your friends and neighbors in learning how to be safe and prepared in case of earthquakes, fires, and floods. Menlo Fire Protection District, Red Cross, USGS, PG&E, CERT, Adapt, and much more will be at the Free Disaster Preparedness Fair.

Saturday, April 27, 11 am to 3 pm
1105 Valparaiso Avenue, Menlo Park

Menlowe Ballet Presents TRIPTYCH
Menlo Park’s resident professional ballet company presents TRIPTYCH, ‘art in three pieces’.

The program includes:
  • Kimono Wednesdays, a ‘night-at-the museum’ fantasy where famous works of art come to life
  • Playing Love, a dreamscape of romantic duets
  • The Lady with the Lamp, a poignant tribute to the ground-breaking contributions of Florence Nightingale, who revolutionized the nursing profession and set the standard for modern medical care.

Friday, May 3 to Sunday, May 5
Menlo Atherton Performing Arts Center

2019 Legislative Capitol Bus Tour
Register now for the 5th Annual Legislative Capitol Bus Tour on Monday, May 6 !

“The Chamber’s Legislative Bus Tour to our State Capitol provided us the opportunity to meet with our state delegation members and learn about what was on the legislative agenda for the year. In addition, it gave attendees the chance to get to know each other and learn more about businesses and services in available in San Mateo County and Redwood City.” - Shweta Bhatnagar

MEMBERS @ WORK
Celebrate the Classics at Menlo Tavern
Menlo Park's new convivial restaurant and bar is now open!

Come and celebrate the age-old tradition of gathering over delicious food and drink. Featuring familiar favorites alongside fresh bites and thoughtfully-crafted cocktails.

Menlo Tavern at Stanford Park Hotel
100 El Camino Real, Menlo Park

MARK YOUR CALENDAR

April 23
6 pm, Arrillaga Family Recreation Center, Oak Room

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

April 27
11 am to 3 pm, 1105 Valparaiso Avenue, Menlo Park

April 28
11 am to 2:30 pm, Porta Blu at Hotel Nia, Menlo Park

May 1
6 to 8 pm, CCRM San Francisco, Menlo Park

May 3
8:30 to 9:30 am, Chamber Conference Room

May 3-5
Fri to Sun, Menlo Atherton Performing Arts Center

May 6
7:30 am to 5 pm, State Capitol, Sacramento
Menlo Park Chamber of Commerce | (650) 325-2818 |  menloparkchamber.com