:40 with Forman
Part of a new series of opportunities to talk with some of the Chamber and the region's key leadership. The host leader will share some insights about how their organization and how they are making adjustments in this uncharted territory. There will be an opportunity to ask questions and share.
Navigating the Chamber
Featuring one of the most important parts of your membership: the Member's Only Area (MOA). We will walk through updating your member profile, how to add your logo, photos, and video, as well as understanding how to register for event, and submit your press releases.
Provided by our non-profit and human resources groups, these sessions will assist you on specific topics that are relevant to your business and how to navigate during this time.
Virtual morning networking hour. It's important during this time that we keep connected and start the day off with some positivity. Enjoy seeing familiar faces, meeting new people, and sharing fun insights about not only your organization but, more importantly, you.
After Hours Networking
Enjoy a relaxed environment with friends, fellow members, and a special guest.
Braintree, Weymouth, and Marshfield are also scheduling virtual events. Please check their calendars (links can be found in our event calendar) for updates.
Due to COVID-19 restrictions, all in-person events have been suspended until further notice.
Annual Meeting - TBD
This annual event highlights the change in Board leadership. We celebrate our successes over the past year and honor our previous chair while welcoming our new. Traditionally a lunchtime event with a guest speaker.
Navigating the Chamber LIVE - 6x/year
This 90-minute orientation program will show members old and new how best to maximize their Chamber membership, as well as learning how to use the online member dashboard.
Hogtoberfest 3: The Final Hogdown - October
When chefs do battle - we all win! Members & guests can vote for their favorite roasted pork tasting while also enjoying fall-inspired side dishes and craft beer from local breweries.
Women in Local Leadership Speaker Series - 4x/year
NEW! Hear from women leaders on the South Shore about their career path, what they believe being a leader means, and how they keep pushing forward.
Chef Collaboration Dinner - April
NEW! Network and enjoy a 4-course dinner from some of the best local chefs and restaurants in the area.
Coffee Connections - 6x/year
Quick 1-hour morning meetings, hosted by a Chamber member. These are smaller in size and more intimate than a traditional after hours event.
Business After Hours - 6x/year
After work networking at a local business with light food and cash bar. No charge for SSCC members.
Ribbon Cuttings - As requested (based on availability)
Whether celebrating the opening of a new business, relocation, or milestone anniversary, the SSCC is excited about business success. As a value-added benefit of membership, we’re happy to help offer assistance with your event. Additional fees apply.
In Our Backyard Summer Social - 2x/year
An informal evening of networking with Chamber colleagues and friends hosted by our Ambassadors in the outdoor space at the Chamber’s headquarters.
Walk This May - Month of May
A fun wellness challenge where all you need to do is walk and track your steps! Networking opportunities, Chamber walks (even a dog day!), and winners for most steps, most improved and more!
Advocacy & Public Policy
7:44 Breakfast/11:44 Lunch
Throughout the year hear from featured speakers from both the political and business realm.
Coffee & Catch Up - Quarterly
Both the local affiliated Chambers and our Business Councils hold quick coffee meetings with local town officials, planners, and others for updates on what is in the works
Annual Breakfast in Rockland
Breakfast with the Mayor Hedlund
Annual Breakfast in Braintree
The Landing Breakfast—Joint Breakfast
Hear from local town Mayors from Weymouth and Braintree as they address their constituencies on town plans and issues.
Human Resources - 5x/year
The Human Resources Group present 90-minute morning programs on hot topics in HR. Includes Employment Law Update, a half-day legal update provided by Murphy, Hesse, Toomey & Lehane, LLP, topical educational seminars, and HR Roundtables.
Non-Profits - 5x/year
NPO professionals come together to share common challenges in best practices. Includes Annual Meeting, Bagels & Best Practices, and topical workshops.
General Business Help
Summer Passport - June through September
Eat out at local restaurants on the South Shore, get your "passport" stamped, and enter to win the chance to win a $50 gift card from one of the participating restaurants. Passports can be found at any of the 23 restaurants, at the Chamber office, or one can be mailed to you.
Affiliated Organization Events
PizzaPalooza, Block Party, and Holiday Open House are just some of the events our affiliated organizations put together for the community. Please check their calendars for more information.
Events & News Links