Small Business Week: Events in Manchester

By April 30, 2018Member Insights

Small Business Week in Manchester NH

We are taking the opportunity to highlight the impact of outstanding entrepreneurs, small business owners, and others from the greater Manchester area – all working to grow small businesses, create 21st century jobs, drive innovation and increase Manchester’s competitiveness!

Here is a list of Small Business Week Events during Small Business Week: April 29 to May 5, 2018: 

Sunday, April 29

Contra Dance @ LaBelle
Manchester Makerspace Open House
  • When: 1 – 3 p.m.
  • Where: Manchester Makerspace – 36 Old Granite Street, Manchester
  • RSVP: No tickets required, just show up! https://manchestermakerspace.org/ For questions: contact@manchestermakerspace.org.
  • Details: Open House! Come check out what Manchester Makerspace is all about.

Monday, April 30

Manchester Makerspace Open House
  • When: 6 – 8 p.m.
  • Where: Manchester Makerspace – 36 Old Granite Street, Manchester
  • RSVP: No tickets required, just show up! https://manchestermakerspace.org/ For questions: contact@manchestermakerspace.org.
  • Details: Open House! Come check out what Manchester Makerspace is all about.

Tuesday, May 1

Networking Event at Bernstein Shur

Wednesday, May 2

Small Business Week Workshop: Build a Local Search Presence
  • When: 11:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • Where: Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce, 54  Hanover Street, Manchester
  • RSVP: Click here to RSVP!
  • Details: The GMCC is excited to team up with Google and Altos to celebrate National Small Business week! There are billions of local searches happening on Google every day. Celebrate National Small Business week by joining us for a livestream viewing party, where with the help of Altos, we will show you how to get in front of customers in your area. We’ll discuss consumer trends related to local searches, and share best practices for using Google My Business features, like posts and reviews, to put your best foot forward. Click here for more info, and to RSVP.
SBA NH Small Business Week Awards
  • When: 4 p.m.
  • Where: Manchester Country Club, 180 South River Road, Bedford, NH 03110
  • RSVP: Click here to RSVP! For Questions – Warren Haggerty, 603-225-1405, warren.haggerty@sba.gov
  • Details: Afternoon reception and presentation of awards to NH small business owners and champions in support of small business! Click here to view the honorees!
Grapevine Marketing Free Introductory Webinar – Inbound Marketing for Small Businesses
Business Overview with Primerica
  • When: 7 – 8:30 p.m.
  • Where: Primerica, 735 Chestnut Street, Manchester
  • RSVP: Click here to register, today!
  • Details: We will be expanding our business operations in NE, and will be looking for people to help with our expansion. Part-time and Full-time training available. We are looking for people interested in a rewarding career in financial services. Join us for a review of our career opportunities!

Thursday, May 3

Live Music Thursday @ LaBelle Winery

Friday, May 4

Grapevine Marketing Free Introductory Webinar – Inbound Marketing for Small Businesses
Wash Street on Elm: Konmari Folding
NHTunes Music School Open House
  • When: 5 – 8 p.m.
  • Where: NHTunes, Waumbec Mill, 250 Commercial St. suite 2017, Manchester NH 03101 603.660.2208
  • RSVP: This is a walk-in event; no registration is required.
  • Details: In celebration of Small Business Week, NHTunes will be hosting a free open house! Tour our fabulous music school; see our recording studio and lesson rooms in detail; get information on all of our services: music and voice lessons, studio recording, audio engineering classes, and the Manchester Ukulele Club!
Suzuki Open House
  • When: 5:30 – 7 p.m.
  • Where: Manchester Community Music School, 2291 Elm Street, Manchester, NH 03104
  • RSVP: No registration or tickets necessary.  Event is free and open to the public
  • Details: This is an opportunity for anyone interested to learn about the Suzuki Method of teaching music.  The Manchester Community Music School has a large Suzuki Program, including lessons in violin, piano, and flute.  The Suzuki Method, begun in the mid-twentieth century by Japanese violinist Shinichi Suzuki, begins with students significantly younger than with traditional music lessons, and requires more parental involvement.  Suzuki instruction emphasizes listening, imitation, and ear-training rather than immediate reading. Join us here to meet some of our Suzuki teachers, hear some of our students play, ask any questions you may have, and learn how the method works.

Saturday, May 5

Shop Small at the Mall
  • When: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
  • Where: Mall of New Hampshire, JC Penney Court
  • RSVP: No registration or tickets necessary.  Event is free and open to the public
  • Details: Support small businesses during National Small Business Week and discover some new favorites.
    Additional Info: Want to be a vendor? Contact Jess at ManchesterCraftMarket@gmail.com
    Click here to view flyer!

 

Hosting an event during Small Business Week? Email the details to marketing-pr@manchester-chamber.org for inclusion in this blog article!