The Residence Inn hotel is less than 5 miles from Gillette Stadium, Patriots Place and a short drive to Providence or Boston. The pet friendly hotel offers spacious suites with fully-equipped kitchens, Cable TV with HBO & ESPN, fireplace, buffet breakfast, & pool.
This is a great friendly social ballroom dance. Newcomers are welcomed. No partner is necessary.
Dance to the Best of Ballroom, Latin & Swing Music
Doors open at 5:00 pm
Complimentary Lesson at 5:30 pm
Dancing 6:00 - 9:30 pm
Mixers and Line Dances
Snacks and Beverages
$12 per person
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When: Dec 6, 2015 5 PM to Dec 6, 2015 9 PMin Norwood, Massachusetts (Sun, 06 Dec 2015 17 )
The scouting grounds are open! Prospective players will have an opportunity to impress scouts at the NEGL combine being held on December 5th from 10 to 5.† After the combine, coaches will fill their rosters and fight for the 2016 Championship title.† Season 1 of 2016 will begin in January and wrap up before the CF Opens. † The second championship season will begin during the summer. † † * Player must be 18 years of age by January 1st, 2016.† ** There is no requirement for teams to carry a Masters Athlete. †However, masters wishing to play for the NPGL are encouraged to gain GRID experience here!†
When: Dec 5, 2015 10 AM in Norwood, Massachusetts (Sat, 05 Dec 2015 10 )
Registration for the event is FREE.†This forum†will help†demistify the†myths and facts of credit reports and credit classification and offer a clear understading of the components of the homebuying process in today's market.†††Topics will include: credit concerns, income and assets, financial planning associated with owning a†home, the†costs associated with a home purchase,†and the role of your attorney.† Soft drinks and appetizers to be provided.
When: Dec 8, 2015 6 PM to Dec 8, 2015 7 PMin Norwood, Massachusetts (Tue, 08 Dec 2015 18 )
The Society of Women Engineers (SWE) Boston Professional Section presents: ¬† Global STEM Education and ¬†Innovation- Driven 21st century workforce: Policy and Best Practices ¬† Sponsored by Presented by Larisa Schelkin ¬† Date:¬†Sunday, December 6, 2015 RSVP by:¬†November 30, 2015 ¬† Topic Overview This presentation is devoted to the Global STEM (Science, technology, engineering and math) education in the US and around the world ‚?? past, present and the future‚?¶where we were, where we are and where are we going? What is STEM education and why and how it‚??s becoming a Global STEM education? Technological advancements over the last decade have dramatically changed the reality of the STEM professional world, the way STEM professionals work, and the skills that are now required. How this reflects on education? Is there an achievement gap? (Professor Tony Wagner, Harvard University). The current educational system in US has been created in 1892 by the Committee of Ten (Chairman, President of Harvard University, Dr. Charles William Eliot). Do you think it might be a good time to take another look? There are many on-going discussions by the National and Global educational leaders, researchers, practitioners and policy makers addressing Global STEM Education challenges and how it reflects on preparing the students for an Innovation-driven 21st Century globally competitive workforce. ¬† You will learn about some National and International best practices in global STEM education; about Global STEM Classroom ¬ģ and its experience in the US, UK, Russia, France,¬† Netherlands, Mexico, Ukraine and other countries.;¬† you will also learn about public policy in STEM education; the role of engineers and how you can become¬† an active advocate and to contribute to this process.¬† ¬† Schedule 11:30 - 12:00PM: Registration/Networking and Luncheon 12:00 - 12:15PM:¬†SWE Announcements and a few words from FM Global 12:15 - 01:15PM: Presentation and Q&A¬† 01:15 - ¬†1:30PM: ¬†Wrap Up Lunch will be provided. Vegetarian option available. ¬† About the Speaker Larisa K. Schelkin CEO, President and Founder, Global STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Education Center, Inc. 501(c) (3) nonprofit corporation; She is a co-founder of the DOME Foundation (Diversity and Outreach in Math and Engineering) and a founder of the GTEC (Global Technology and Engineering Consortium) project. Larisa Schelkin is the author of the Global STEM Classroom¬ģ teaching and learning model. She held executive positions in academia and STEM global corporations (WPI, WIT, Tufts University; TYCO Electronics Global Corporation). Larisa is a Fellow for Education Policy, Rennie Center for Educational Research and Policy & Institute for Education Leadership, Washington, DC (Class 2015); she is a Fellow and a Board member of Massachusetts Academy of Science. Larisa participated in Harvard University ‚??Think Tank‚?Ě on Global Education in 2015 and planning on continuing her studies of Global Education at Harvard in 2016. Larisa serves on The STEM-Space Project at SETI Advisory Board; on IUCEE Advisory Board and on Massachusetts Metro North Regional Employment Board; She served on the Global STEM Education Sub-Committee and also on Diversity in STEM Education Sub-Committee, MA Governor‚??s STEM Education Advisory Council.. Larisa is a frequent presenter at many Nationals and International Conferences. She has presented at SWE, NSBE, SHPE, ISTE, MassCUE, NSTA, MASCA, NSTA STEM Forum, MASS/MASC, Global Education Forum/Asia Society/Penn University, BLC (Building Learning Communities), MA STEM Summit; Global Collaboration Conference and etc. Larisa is serving as a Chair for Global STEM Collaboration, ISTE Global Collaboration PLN. ¬† Larisa Schelkin concentrates her efforts on global STEM education programs & policy in the US and around the world. She has devoted her efforts to the international collaboration in STEM and to developing & implementing innovative strategic approaches for building successful partnerships and bridging corporations, foundations, government, academia, professional associations & non-profit organizations. She is a nationally recognized advocate for diversity and inclusion and the role of women in STEM education and STEM professional world. ¬† About FM Global ¬† Established in 1835, FM Global (www.fmglobal.com) is a US$4.7 billion mutual insurance company, whose clients include more than one of every three FORTUNE 1000 companies and similar-sized organizations in more than 130 countries. FM Global works with its clients to develop robust property insurance and engineering solutions to protect business operations from fire, natural disasters and other types of property risk. Named ‚??Best Global Property Insurer‚?Ě by Global Finance magazine and ‚??Best Property Insurer in the World‚?Ě by Euromoney magazine, the company is rated A+ (Superior) by A.M. Best and ‚??AA‚?? (Very Strong) by Fitch Ratings. ¬† FM Global provides comprehensive global commercial and industrial property insurance, engineering-driven underwriting and risk management solutions, groundbreaking property loss prevention research and prompt, professional claims handling. As a mutual company, our products and services directly support our clients' overall risk management objectives through: ¬† ¬†‚-Ź¬†¬†Understanding the nature and reality of their specific risks ¬†‚-Ź¬† ¬†Establishing sound loss prevention solutions that safeguard against loss ¬†‚-Ź¬† ¬†Developing cost-effective insurance and risk transfer solutions backed by large, stable capacity ¬†‚-Ź¬† ¬†Providing the claims and loss mitigation support to minimize business disruption ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†‚-Ź¬† ¬†FM Global is INSURANCE EVOLVED ¬† Directions¬† ¬†Four Points Sheraton Norwood Hotel and Conference Center ¬†at the FM Global Center for Property Risk Solutions ¬†1125 Boston-Providence Turnpike, Norwood, MA 02062 ¬† From Boston and points North Take I-93 South which turns into I-95 (Route 128) North. Take Exit 15B, Route 1 South toward Norwood. Travel 4.5 miles, the Four Points by Sheraton Norwood.Hotel & Conference Center will be on your right after the Staples Plaza. ¬† From the West Follow Mass. Turnpike (I-90) East Take Exit 14 onto I-95 (Route 128) South. (Note: From the West, this Exit is number 14, from the East, it is number 15.) Continue South to Exit 15B. Route 1, Norwood, And proceed as above. ¬† From Providence, TF Green Airport & points South Take I-95 North to Exit 11B, Neponset Street, Norwood. Drive 7/10 of a mile and turn left onto Dean Street. At traffic light, turn left onto Route 1, heading South. The Four Points by Sheraton Norwood Hotel & Conference Center is on your right after the Staples Plaza. "Tickets are non-refundable.¬† However, if a request is made at least 72 hours before the scheduled event, the amount paid can be used as credit towards a future event.¬†¬†Please note that this credit expires within 60 days of the request being approved."
When: Dec 6, 2015 11 AM in Norwood, Massachusetts (Sun, 06 Dec 2015 11 )
Start 2016 with a powerful message of empowerment and great company! Hope you will join us for the Women's 4th Annual New Year's Brunch, hosted by A Maven's World Lifestyle Brand.† New Year Brunch THEME is "Renew" Guest Speakers: TBA† Host: Anna Foster, A Maven's World ??????? Brunch Menu for Sky Restaurant ( Buffet Style/Omelet Station prepared to order)† *Breads and Pastries *House Made Pastries *Fresh Salads† *Breakfast Pastries† *Breakfast Favorites † ~ French Toast, Pancakes, Bacon, Sausage, Home Fries, Quesadillas *Stations † †~ Omelet, Carved Sirloin or Beef Station, Meat Station ( Chef's Choice ( ham, pork loin or roast turkey) *Chicken, Fish ( salmon or scrod) Pasta *Three Cheese Macaroni *Vegetable and Potatoes† *Desserts Station, including chocolate fountain† Inquiries: info@amavensworld
When: Jan 3, 2016 10 AM in Norwood, Massachusetts (Sun, 03 Jan 2016 10 )
Perfect session for anyone looking to update their headshot - good for actors, models, kids, business, dating/social media profile photos, etc.. Save $100 off the signature headshot session (regularly priced at $350) offered by an award-winning studio - Dina K Photography. All sessions include 2 looks/outfits. Mulitiple poses/backdrops, unlimited photos taken, website with proofs and two final professionally retouched photos delivered as high-resolution files for you needs. Limited slots available. First come/first serve. This offer cannot be combined with any other coupons/discounts.
When: Dec 1, 2015 11 AM in Norwood, Massachusetts (Tue, 01 Dec 2015 11 )
This information session provides an overview of all of the Workforce Training Fund programs. Topics covered include: the features and requirements of each program, funding availability, and application process. Following the information session, participants should be able to determine which grants are best suited for their business needs and know how to begin the application process. The information session lasts 2 hours and covers the following WTFP grant programs: † General Program Express Program Regional Training Capacity Pilot Program Technical Assistance Grant † For more information about the Workforce Training Fund Program, please visit our website: www.commcorp.org/wtfp.
When: Dec 8, 2015 9 AM in Norwood, Massachusetts (Tue, 08 Dec 2015 09 )
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