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Taste of the Valley         Register Today!                
Reservations strongly suggested
Thursday, October 23rd
Felter's Mill
22 West St. Millbury
  $25 single, $40 couple
508-234-9090 ext. 100
Annual Meeting Dinner & Award Ceremony                
Save the date for our upcoming Annual Meeting Dinner, Thursday, November 20th 5:30pm-8:00pm at Pleasant Valley Country Club.
  This year we are excited to boast nationally recognized keynote speaker, Andrea Jung.
Jung is

Andrea Jung is the President & CEO of Grameen America, Venly Co-Founder and chair & Avon's first female Chair and CEO until 2012. 




$55 members, $65 non members

Reserved tables of 10 available.


Click here to register or email Leslie Ruchala at  for more information


Manufacturing Day Triumph!
The celebration of Manufacturing Day on Friday, October 3rd was a great success. Partnering with the Blackstone Valley Education Foundation and National Parks Service, the BVCC hosted 160 students from the Blackstone Valley.
Thank you to all our Manufacturers and partners for making this day a huge success for our future generations.

Upcoming Event in Honor of 
       National Manufacturing Day



Wednesday, October 15, 2014

at 6:00 p.m.

at the Millbury Public Library

128 Elm Street, Millbury, MA


On Wednesday, October 15, 2014, National Park Service Ranger Chuck Arning will host a program focusing on several key industrialists with connections to Millbury and the development of manufacturing in the Blackstone River Valley. This program is in conjunction with a month long effort to honor National Manufacturing Day which was officially celebrated on October 3, 2014.



This event is open to the public and will be held at the Millbury Public Library located at 128 Elm Street. Light refreshments will be provided. The speaking program (suitable for middle school age and up) begins at 6:00 p.m., guests are invited to visit a special temporary exhibit at the Library prior to the program titled "Pioneer Industrialists with Connections to Millbury: They Changed the World."  

Swim for Shine                       
A great friend of the BVCC, William Kerrissey of Fidelity Bank Millbury, will
  swim three miles to raise awareness of mental health.
Please consider a donation to this great cause!
 SAVE THE DATE!                       

Do you eat food? Grow food? Sell food? Cook food? Then we need your voice!  


Worcester-Area Listening Session

October 15th 5-7 PM

To inform the Massachusetts food plan

Read more here        


The Blackstone Valley Art Association celebrates Octoberfest.
Fall events at Indian Ranch!
2014 Greenway Challenge was a great success!
Read the winners and recap here!   
Always Great Weekend Events At Red Rock Grill & Bar
Live Music: Matt Genese
October 4th, 2014 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Take Action  Now!                       

  National Grid has filed with the Mass DPU for an adjustment to the basic service rates for the period beginning November 1, 2014 

Read More Here   



Contact William Smith of Fieldstone Global Resources



Step Back Into the Roaring Twenties!
It's that time of year again! Our Taste of the Valley Celebration is back!

This year celebrates Great Gatsby & The Roaring Twenties!
Thursday, October 23rd
Felter's Mill, 22 West St. Millbury
  Sample food and wine, shop from local merchants! Dance to the music of Dale LePage & The Manhattans!
$25 single, $40 couple
Registrations requested
508-234-9090 ext. 100,
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A + Firearms Training Announces New Schedule

  Safe, superior firearms training without the military drill instructor mentality.
All participants are treated with the utmost respect to enable a quality learning
Courses taught to enable qualification for FID (Firearms Identification card) or LTC
(License to Carry). A "Handgun Selection" course was developed to help people
determine the best handgun for them.

Click here for schedule                        

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The Blackstone Valley Chamber of Commerce would like to thank our Partners
Worcester Regional Chamber of CommerceCentral Massachusetts Convention and Visitors BureauBlackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor
Mass. Highway Dept.Mass Office of Travel and TourismBlackstone Tourism CouncilMain Street Connect

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