This is a fun, fast-paced, and casual event connecting you & amazing startups. No commitment required :). Free beer, wine, food, and childcare is provided to help fuel the evening's festivities! Where:Tower Square, VVM HQ1500 Main Street, 1st Floor, Springfield, MA 01115Parking & Directions Child Care:VVM provides free child care for children one year of age or over. To sign up for free childcare, please order one free "Child Care" ticket for each child. We also often have room for walk-ins. Please bring whatever entertainment your kids enjoy as well as headphones for electronic devices. We have an assortment of toys and art supplies. VVM also provides pizza, but feel free bring any other snacks your child might enjoy. Please order one free ticket for each child. Also note that we do have a cap for child care. Learn More:http://valleyventurementors.org Questions?Email email@example.com and our staff would be happy to assist. * Please note that folks who RSVP will receive notices of future VVM meetings via email. If that is not of interest, please let us know and we will remove your name from the mailing list.
West Springfield is located in western Massachusetts featuring both suburban and rural qualities. Although it's a city government, the community wishes to be known as "The Town of West Springfield". There are many elements of the town's continuing old New England flavor that include the Town Common and the Josiah Day House which dates back to 1754 and is believed to be the oldest structure of its kind in Massachusetts.
West Springfield's biggest tourist attraction is the Eastern States Exposition which hosts the state fair for the entire New England region in September. The Big E is well known for everything from horse and dog shows and everyone from Cowboys to NASCAR fans will come throughout the year.
West Springfield is also a commercial center for the region and the trains are always busy along the railways. Major retailers and warehouse outlets have located there along with the region's largest complex of movie theaters.
Many will remember the Tornado that ripped through the neighborhoods of West Springfield on June 1, 2011 which caused devastation across 39 miles of Massachusetts. The Tornado was the first in 15 years to cause a death in Massachusetts which only see's an average of 2 confirmed tornadoes a year.
Most of the town's residents would attest that because of the diversity of choices offered in terms of housing and recreation, employment and shopping, West Springfield is a wonderful place to work and raise a family.