Weekly Message - June 2018


Celebrate hot fun in the summertime and support our community by volunteering for Menlo Summer Fest!

Saturday, July 21st &
Sunday, July 22nd
BUSINESS NEWS
2nd Annual Menlo Park Community
Emergency Drill
Join the 2nd Annual Menlo Park Community Emergency Drill on Saturday, June 23 at the Camp Fremont Park and surrounding Downtown area of Menlo Park. The drill begins at 8 am with check-in and concludes at 1 pm .

The final drill preparation meeting will take place at the 300 Middlefield Road classroom on  Thursday, June 21 at 6:30 pm . The classroom is located at the rear of Menlo Fire Station 1. We will review event roles and activity, and answer all drill questions you may have.

Nominate Golden Acorn 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 Excellence, and Unsung Hero. The recipients are individual contributors, small businesses, organizations and non-profits serving Menlo Park.

You can fill out the  PDF nomination form  or complete the
online form . Nominations are due  August 10, 2018 .
Public Meeting: Stanford General Use Permit Application
The County of Santa Clara Planning Department invites you to a Public Meeting on the Stanford General Use Permit Application.

Come and share your comments, questions, and opinions about the newly analyzed housing alternatives that are being evaluated as part of the Draft Environmental Impact Report for the Stanford University General Use Permit Application.

Wednesday, June 27, 6 to 8 pm
Menlo Park CIty Council Chambers

SUMMER EVENTS
Summer Concert Series: Tia Carroll (Blues)
The Summer Concert Series presented by Facebook features a variety of musical styles from Jazz to Country to hits of today and yesterday. Bring your picnic blanket and dinner, and of course there is always room for dancers of all ages.

This Wednesday's concert features Tia Carroll. Tia Carroll has headlined venues and festivals all over the world with her band and has shared stages with legends Ray Charles, Jimmy McCracklin and Sugar Pie DeSanto. She’s earned a reputation for her sizzling stage show, and always generates a buzz whenever she brings her band to town.

Wednesday, June 20, 6:30 to 8 pm
Fremont Park, Menlo Park

MEMBERS @ WORK
Visit Voralto Village
Come and join Voralto Village for an evening reception to meet their great staff. Find out why their mission statement is: "To Love & Serve You & Yours."

Thursday, June 28th, 4 to 7 pm
800 Roble Avenue, Menlo Park

RSVP by Monday, June 25th

MARK YOUR CALENDAR
July 21 & 22, Downtown Menlo Park
June 20
6:30 to 8 pm, Fremont Park, Menlo Park

June 22-24
Friday to Sunday, Vallombrosa Center

June 23
8 am to 1 pm, Camp Fremont Park, Menlo Park

June 27
6 to 8 pm, City Council Chambers, Menlo Park

June 27
6 to 7 pm, Stanford Blood Center, Palo Alto

June 27
6:30 to 8 pm, Fremont Park, Menlo Park

June 28
4 to 7 pm, 800 Roble Road, Menlo Park

July 4
11:45 am, Santa Cruz Ave and Chestnut Street

July 4
Chamber Closed in observance of Independence Day
Menlo Park Chamber of Commerce | (650) 325-2818 |  menloparkchamber.com