The Winchester Chamber of Commerce is proud to help foster a community that works together to create the best possible environment for people to live, raise their families, and pursue their passions, in the place they love.
Go to kidstocktheater.com to register and receive a 20% Discount on all 2019-2020 class sessions from now through May 31st!
Kidstock! has added a free open house on SAT MAY 4 from 1PM-3PM.
Love a kid who loves to create? Kidstock! Creative Theater invites Chamber of Commerce friends & families to bring new students for a free drop in open house. Attendees have the opportunity to tour our imaginative space and experience our programming. This is a great opportunity for parents and grandparents of youngsters ages 3+ to explore our space for the first time. Free demo classes will be offered at 1:30 and 2:30 pm. School year classes will be announced on May 1. More at www.kidstocktheater.com
The Chamber of Commerce announced the Winchester Citizen of the Year for 2019 at our annual chamber luncheon on Wednesday at Lucia’s. We are thrilled to be honoring Sally for all her work in the Winchester community over the years at the Citizen of the Year Dinner on May 21st at the Hilton in Woburn. Tickets are available now online at winchesterchamber.com
Building Community: Finding Yourself in the Immigrant Story
Sunday, April 28 3:00PM-5:00PM
Winchester Public Library Large Meeting Room
Please join us for an afternoon of storytelling and dialogue around the theme of immigration. In conjunction with the YWCA’s nation-wide Take a Stand Against Racism campaign, learn from the powerful stories of local women who are immigrants, including Salma Abounadi, Chrep Ket, Phuni Meston, and Juanita Zerda. Hear about ongoing legal developments shaping the immigration landscape in Massachusetts from Matt Segal, the Legal Director of the ALCU of Massachusetts.
Increase your understanding of the challenges immigrants face, and learn what we all can do, in Winchester and beyond, to create a welcoming, supportive community. This program is free and accessible for all.
For more information go to wmcm.org or call781-729-7100
Winchester’s 8th annual Art in Bloom, coordinated by Dot Butler and Brian Milauskas, returns to town April 4-5-6! Volunteer designers from our community will once again display their creative floral interpretations of fine art and local craft from a variety of local artists in the Barbara Gagel Gallery space of the NextDoor Theater. A Grand Gala Reception will take place on Thursday April 4th at 7:00pm followed by public exhibition hours on Friday April 5 from 10:00am-4:00pm and Saturday April 6 from 10:00am-2:00pm. Tickets for the Gala Reception are $25 and will be available at the door or in advance from Bookends. Public exhibition hours have a suggested donation of $10. This year’s gala will fund summer scholarships for local youth attending Kidstock! Creative Theater. All Art in Bloom 2019 events will be held at the NextDoor Theater, 40 Cross Street, Winchester, MA 01890.