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B.A.S.H. Hosted by First Republic Bank
03/26/15 - 03/26/15
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2015 Installation Luncheon
04/16/15 - 04/16/15
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Annual Art & Wine Festival: Wine|Beer Pouring Booth
05/30/15 - 05/31/15
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Events in the next 20 days...
DateEvent
03/26/15
B.A.S.H. First Republic Bank

Business and Social Hour at First Republic Bank. This event is FREE to all Chamber Members; please remember to bring your business card. Non member registration is $10 cash, and a business card. 

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03/27/15
Business and the Challenges of Inequality

The Elfenworks Center for Responsible Business at Saint Mary’s College of California is hosting a conference on Business and the Challenges of Inequality on March 27th (12:30-6:30 p.m.).  It features a keynote by the U.S Deputy Secretary of Labor, Chris Lu.  For more details and to RSVP visit: http://www.stmarys-ca.edu/business-and-the-challenges-of-inequality
 
03/28/15
How to Maximize your Social Security Benefits

This FREE Educational Workshop shares strategies on ways to maximize your Social Security Retirement Benefits.Did you know that you don't have to take your Social Security retirement benefits at age 62? Or even when you stop working? You can defer your Social Security retirement benefits until you're 70. And there are good reasons why you may want to do exactly that. Join me for a discussion. 

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03/29/15
Free General Store, March 29, San Pablo

The non- profit White Pony Express Free General Store is hosting  a free mobile "boutique" at Organizers expect to serve more than 1000 people, including the 675 students of the school and their families. Donations of funds, items, and personal time are welcome. For the March 29 event, organizers are sending a call out specifically for boys clothing - 1000 items of boys clothing are needed. Individuals and businesses wanting to donate adult and children’s clothing and children’s books, toys, and games are encouraged to drop off items at 1320 Boulevard Way, Walnut Creek; contact Co-chair Mary Brooks, 925.588.6988, mary@whiteponyexpress.org; or call the FGS Express Hotline at 925.322.0604 and leave a message. www.freegeneralstore.org.
 
 

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04/01/15
Hump Day Happy Hour - Hosted by Randy Wight

http://www.meetup.com/Coworking-Walnut-Creek/events/219755124/
Take a midweek break from your busy schedule, and come to Laptop Lounge for networking after work!  Most of our events are free to monthly members of Laptop Lounge, Walnut Creek's shared workspace and coworking community.  You also may attend most our events as a guest for a modest fee.  For more information on how Laptop Lounge can transform your work life, go to: http://www.laptoplounge.biz/tour-schedule/ 

 

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04/02/15
Northgate High School Annual Spring Egg Hunt

Hop on over for some fun and meet the Easter Bunny. Located on the front lawn of Northgate High School. Games! Story Time! Basket Auction! Bake Sale! Crafts! Open to children age 12 and under.

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04/04/15
Mercedes-Benz Dog Adoption

Mercedes-Benz Easter Dog Adoption
Find your new best friend just in time for Easter!
Join us at Mercedes-Benz of Walnut Creek on Saturday, April 4th for a dog adoption event.  The Animal Rescue Foundation will have adoptable dogs and puppies on site from
11am to 3pm. There will be music, games, prizes and lunch will be catered by Kinder’s BBQ.
Come out and support this great cause!

 RSVP https://eventbrite.com/event/16127191865/ they can call 925-949-2166 to RSVP as well.   
 

 
 

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04/07/15
Referral Success 101: Fill Your Pipeline with Ease

Referral Success 101: Filling Your Pipeline with Ease. 
Tues., April 7, 5:15-7:30pm.  Tickets:  http://bit.ly/1C0UPDU Avoid the pitfalls that keep you working way too hard to get clients by learning the massive mistakes that small business owners make.  Learn how to attract a predictable stream of highly qualified prospects that are ready to buy!

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04/09/15
Financial Planning: The doorway to what is possible

presentation followed by Q&A. It’s a valuable first step in creating or updating a financial plan. We’ll explore the issues a plan can address, such as: What are your near- and long-term goals and what’s the best way to meet them? Do you have specific strategies in place for education funding,retirement and other purposes? Register at https://thedoorwaytowhatspossible.eventbrite.com 


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04/11/15
Great Strides Walnut Creek

Great Strides - Walnut Creek
Great Strides is the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation's largest national fundraising event. Each year, more than 125,000 people participate in hundreds of walks across the country to raise funds for cystic fibrosis research and drug development. Registration at 9, Walk at 10.
Heather Farm Park, Walnut Creek, CA. nca.cff.org/greatstrides


 

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04/11/15
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Shake off the Winter Blues - Spring Plant Sale

The Ruth Bancroft Garden’s annual Spring Plant Sale is the Bay Area’s best source for drought tolerant plants, succulents, cacti, California natives, and members of the Protea family from Australia and South Africa. Featured succulents include Agaves, Aloes, Echeverias, including gems propagated from the Garden’s plants, some dating back to Ruth’s original collection. The Garden’s expert staff, docents, and nursery propagators will provide insider tips and tricks to planting a stunning garden that looks great all year long with less irrigation than a lawn. Unique garden related gifts and books will also be available. Saturday, April 11, 2015 through Thursday, April 16, 2015
 

 

 

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04/13/15
Target Market

Target Market - Monday, April 13, 1:00-5:00pm.  Tickets: http://bit.ly/1FFJIBz
Are you getting clients, but not the ones you really want?  Get a crystal clear understanding of your Target Market, develop a passionate story about why you do what you do, and how that differentiates you from everyone else in the marketplace. 

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