Town of Plymouth Connecticut - Community Calendar Calendar feed for Town of Plymouth Connecticut - Community Calendar Fri, 18 Oct 2019 06:08:20 GMT Oct 19 - Lantern Tour of the Plymouth Burying Ground and the Underground Railroad;id=86028 <p><strong>Location:</strong> Plymouth Green, 10 Park St.</p> <p>Learn how the inscriptions and symbols on the gravestones in the 1747 Burying Ground provide clues to life in colonial Connecticut.<br /> The tour includes a visit to the Henry Terry House, a stop on the Underground Railroad. We will see the secret passageway used by slaves to escape to freedom.<br /> Adults $10; under 18, $5<br /> Reservations required at<br /></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Sat, 19 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT Oct 22 - Public Informational Meeting: State Project Route 6 Improvements;id=86011 Tue, 22 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT Oct 26 - Terryville Ghost Tours;id=86029 <p><strong>Location:</strong> Lock Museum of America, 230 Main Street</p> <p>Spooky Stories, Unsolved Mysteries, Ghosts from the Past<br /> Lantern tours of downtown Terryville start at 6:30pm and 8pm from the Lock Museum.<br /> Adults $10; Under 18 $5<br /> Bring flashlights.<br /> Reservations required at<br /></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Sat, 26 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT Nov 2 - Craft & Food Fair;id=86062 Sat, 02 Nov 2019 00:00:00 GMT Nov 2 - St. Paul Lutheran Church Annual Fall Supper;id=86089 <p><strong>Location:</strong> 134 Main St., Terryville</p> <p><br /> St. Paul Lutheran Church, 134 Main St., Terryville is hosting our annual fall supper on Saturday, November 2, 2019. Our family style dinner includes roasted pork loin, homemade meatloaf, homemade mashed potatoes, sauerkraut, homemade gravy, steamed carrots, pickled beets, homemade applesauce, bread and butter, homemade pumpkin or apple pie, coffee/tea. Tickets are $18.00 for adults, $7.00 for children ages 6-12. Call Carolyn for ticket information at 860-987-3651. Take out dinners are also available.<br /> Paul Lutheran Church, serving roa</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Sat, 02 Nov 2019 00:00:00 GMT Nov 7 - The Better Business Summit;id=86132 <p><strong>Location:</strong> The Red Hotel, Cromwell, CT 06416</p>Learn. Grow. Connect. | Nov. 7 | Red Lion Cromwell | Cromwell, CT<br />Get your tickets, today!<br />The Better Business Summit (#BBS19) is a chance for you to grow and/or strengthen our business. Organized by Better Business Bureau Serving Connecticut, #BBS19 will help you find success in Connecticut’s challenging economy. During the day, you’ll learn from industry leaders and experts, and you’ll take away actionable steps to help your business thrive. Not a business owner? No problem! #BBS19 is still 100% for you. Look at it as a professional development opportunity—a way to improve your future. The audience will be vast—we’re expecting business owners, entrepreneurs, students, key influencers and everyone in between. <br />A series of 16 breakout sessions will be run by subject-matter experts throughout the day. Topics will include:<br />• Strengthening your Brand and Growing your Business with the Good you Do | Ray Smithberger, Founder of Seedership<br />• Crushing Sales Ceilings | Michael Debiase, CEO of MAPP MY Home<br />• Internal Leadership: Managing that Critical Inner Voice | Maureen Ross Gemme, CEO/CLO of Emerge Leadership Academy<br />• Profit, Profit, Profit: How to Make your Business a Money-Making Machine | Sam Chang, CFA/Wealth Advisor at Thrivent Financial<br />• Get a Grip on your Business: The Six Keys to Successful Management and Growth | Bernadette Bolton, Professional EOS Implementer at Be Real Culture<br />• How to Prepare a Business for a Profitable Succession Strategy Andi Gray, President of Strategy Leaders<br />• Better Customer Experience Drives Better Business | Wara Saifi, Director of Client Experience at Pitney Bowes<br />• Rumblin', Bumblin', Stumblin': Falling Forward to travel YOUR path to SUCCESS | Todd Palmer, CEO of Extraordinary Advisors<br />• Working through the Haze: Cannabis in the Workplace | Mark Soycher, CBIA<br />• The Future of Finance and Accounting for your Business | David Furth, President of AcctTwo<br />• Online Reputation Management: Your Digital Footprint is as Important as your Physical Location | Raffaele Riconosciuto, Sr. Program Director at Platypus - Media, Advertising & Design<br />• Hiring Humans, not Resumes! | Todd Palmer, CEO of Extraordinary Advisors<br />• Does your Business Have the Right Insurance Coverage? | Diana Buscetto, Vice President of Sava Insurance<br />• Fighting off Cyber Security Fatigue: Simple Practical Solutions for your Business in 2019 | Scott Coleman, Owl Cyber Defense Solutions<br />• Getting Found Where it Counts | TBD<br />• Social Media for your Business | TBD<br />Our first keynote speaker is Tom Rusin, global CEO of HomeServe. He will share his personal leadership lessons … and mistakes, (more mistakes than lessons), that enabled him to not only successfully run, grow and sell a small business, (which is probably the nation’s hardest job) but make it as a public company CEO and Board Director … twice, and still have a life! <br />In the afternoon, keynote speaker Karen Hinds will take the stage. She’s an author and the founder/CEO of Workplace Success Group. Her goal is to help you understand how to position your company as a leader in an ever-changing global economy. Now more than ever, it is critical to understand, think, and act from a global perspective even if you have never left your city. Profitable businesses need grounded leaders who are adept at operating in different environments. Are you ready?<br />Throughout the day you will also have the opportunity to network with fellow professionals and get to know our sponsors as well. Check out for a full list of sponsors. <br />#BBS19 is a great networking and professional development opportunity—regardless of where you stand in your career. <br />Ticket pricing:<br />EarlyBird is $99 while tickets last<br />Full-price is $329<br />BUT, if you use promocode COMMUNITY89 at checkout, you can attend the full day of #BBS19 for just $89. Take advantage of the promocode—bring friends and colleagues, too!<br />Check out for a full list of the day’s events, and to buy your tickets, today! We’ll see you in November!<br />Have questions? Interested in becoming a sponsor? Want to speak at next year’s event? Please reach out to Jackie MacKnight, Director of Marketing, Communication and Community Relations at<br /></p><p><a href=''>The Better Business</cfif></p> Thu, 07 Nov 2019 00:00:00 GMT