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When: Dec 4, 2016 12am in Springfield, MA

MERCURY RISING 2016 - Springfield

*Sign up directly on our WEBSITE and use promo code EVENTBRITE to save 15% on your registration! Sign up HERE. WHERE WILL YOUR FEET TAKE YOU IN 2016?  We are looking for runners, walkers and joggers of all shapes, sizes and fitness levels to join us on a journey to Mercury in 2016!  Log your miles and they will be added to our total miles as a group.  Let's log enough miles to get to Mercury!  You will move up the Moon Jogger rankings as you log more and more miles! Thousands of people worldwide have joined the challenge. Will you? “We will laugh with you, cry with you, comfort you, bolster you, praise you, give you pointers, answer your questions, celebrate with you, mourn with you.. we don’t HAVE to actually see your face to care. And knowing that we all care will make the paths we share smoother, easier and more fun!!”  -Carolyn Guhman, New Orleans         Sign up now! FULL FLEDGED participants will receive: Official Mercury Rising T-Shirt Mercury Window Decal & bib Mercury Rising Welcome Letter  Mercury Rising Participant's Medal 25% off all of our virtual races for 2016 Your own personal mileage log on our website Once a month, we will be drawing two to three names of paid participants and will be sending them a special Moon Jogger Care Package!  This could include new running shoes, running gear, gift cards, etc.  When you sign up there will be a place where you can fill out your Runner's Wish List and if we draw your name we'll see what we can do for you! We will also have other fun contests throughout the year, with great prizes, so be sure to join the Moon Jogger Facebook Group Page Participants that choose the MEDAL ONLY option will receive: Everything the full option will receive, besides the T-shirt. Participants may also choose the DECAL ONLY option and receive: Everything the full option will receive, besides the T-shirt and medal.     *A portion of all of the registration fees will be donated to one of our favorite charities: SOLES 4 SOULS!  For every $1 donated, Soles 4 Souls is able to give one pair of shoes to someone who needs them.  Our goal is to raise $10,000 with this event, which means we could help give 10,000 a pair of much needed shoes! How amazing is that!?! *All shipping costs included in registration. You will receive one shipment at the beginning of our mission (January 2016)  with your t-shirt and other goodies. Medals will be shipped out at the end of the year (December 2016)! Just like you get your medal at the end of a marathon, your medal will be shipped out at the end. Shipping costs are included in your participation fee. (Participants outside of the USA will be charged extra for shipping). Just to make things clear: ALL MEDALS WILL SHIP OUT AT THE END OF THE YEAR (DECEMBER 2016).  Everything else will be sent out at the beginning of January.   How It Works: 1. You sign up and set a goal for how many miles you will run in 2016 and which ranking you will achieve. 2. During the year you log your miles on our website. You’ll move up the rankings as you reach your goal. 3. Along with achieving your personal goal, all of your miles contribute to our grand total of miles to get to Mars! *Check out the OFFICIAL RULES HERE (find out how to include biking and swimming miles too) *SCROLL DOWN TO SEE SIZING CHARTS FOR OFFICIAL SHIRTS   CHECK OUT OUR AMAZING VIRTUAL RACES HERE!       Sizing Charts for WOMEN'S, ADULT'S and YOUTH Shirts

When: Dec 4, 2016 1pm in Springfield, MA

Basics of Starting a Business December 2016 in Springfield

Basics of Starting a Business 1pm - 3:30PM - PLEASE ARRIVE 10 MINUTES EARLIER FOR SIGN IN Learn the whole nine yards of starting a business. This free workshop, presented by Allen B. Kronick, Senior Business Advisor, MA Small Business Development Center Network Western Regional Office, will focus on business fundamentals, from start up considerations to business plan development and funding sources. It is designed for owners of existing businesses as well as those who are planning to start one. The workshop will help entrepreneurs write a business plan and provide structure to starting/managing their venture. Topics will include: • Introduction and need for planning • Basic business plan format • Choosing your legal form of organization • Marketing, market planning and research • Cash flow projections • Financial Statements • Financing Oreste Varela, Springfield Branch Manager, U.S. Small Business Administration will also present “The SBA Advantage” An Overview of SBA’s Programs and Services.  This presentation will help you gain a better understanding of the various SBA programs and services available to prospective or current entrepreneurs who need assistance in starting or expanding their businesses, and will include capital, counseling and contracting information.  Cancellation/Refunds - Materials Policy The MSBDC reserves the right to cancel or reschedule a training session. Registration fees will be returned or credited towards future programs (if applicable). Payment in the form of a personal or company check is due in full prior to the workshop and must accompany the registration form. We do not accept credit cards or purchase orders. We cannot guarantee your place in a workshop without full payment in advance. Make checks payable to: University of MA.  Mail to: MA Small Business Development Center, 1 Federal Street, , Springfield, MA 01105. Cancellations received by noon the day prior to the workshop will be entitled to a refund. No refund will be given on notifications received after that time or in any no-show situation. Seminar materials are for attendees only. FOR QUESTIONS, PLEASE CALL Lynn @ 413-737-6712 x100 or VISIT OUR WEBSITE: WWW.MSBDC.org/wmass

When: Dec 5, 2016 1pm in Springfield, MA

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About Springfield, MA
Springfield is a major western Massachusetts city located at the junction of the Mass Pike I-90 and I-91 in the Connecticut River Valley.

Visit the home of the Basketball Hall of Fame and the Easter States Exposition - The Big E - which hosts events that will attract over 1 million visitors per year.

Springfield is a multicultural community and a regional center for banking, finance, and courts. Other attractions includes the Springfield Symphony and Civic Center, Greek Cultural Center, Dr. Seuss National Memorial, Springfield Museum, zoos, and more.