Guilderland Chamber Calendar
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8 - Friday Breakfast Series-Speed Networking, with GCC and Capital District & Upstate NY Professionals! Our most popular, event, meet and talk to 30 or more people before you get to work! 7:30 check in/breakfast, 8 am speed networking starts. $5 per person. Crossgates Mall Food Court (second level, go in the Standard entrance and take escalator). Register online here $5.00.
12 - Search Engine Optimization Presentation! - FREE presentation/class on SEO at the University at Albany's Interactive Media Center in the University Library. Roger Lipera, IMC Training Specialist, GCC member, and certified Web developer will cover the basics of optimizing a Web site to improve its placement in search engines results. Learn the principles behind proper Meta tags, text, alt tags, and much more. Participants will also discover how to drive visitors to Web sites using good promotional practices. Included with be information about FaceBook and Open Graph attributes. You do not need to have a Web site or know HTML to participate. This class is intended for those who want to become familiar with the concepts and techniques of SEO and site promotion. 9:30 am in room B14 of the University Library on the uptown campus, 1400 Washington Avenue. Visit http://apps.library.albany.edu/IMCClassRegistrationSystem/ to register, FREE.
14 - Bouchey and Clarke will be on hand to answer questions about health and insurance and Open Enrollment from 8:30 am to 11:30 am at our offices at 2050 Western Ave.
15 - Almost Full Moon Hike 6:30pm-7:30pm Enjoy the Pine Bush at night with an hour long hike under the almost full moon. We will plan to walk 1.0 mile over rolling topography stopping intermittently for night vision and sound observations. Please remember to dress appropriately for the weather. All ages are welcome. Location: Albany Pine Bush Discovery Center, 195 New Karner Road, Albany, NY Fee: $3 per person/$5 per family/Children under 5 yrs free. Registration required. Please sign up by calling 518-456-0655 or visit www.AlbanyPineBush.org and click on "Events Calendar".
16 - Nature of November 11:00am-12:30pm The clamor of the growing season has given way to the start of the dormant season and the brilliance of October has succumbed to the browns and grays of late autumn. What is happening in nature in November? Come join us for a morning program as we explore nature in November and the preparations underway for winter's arrival. We will start indoors, then venture outside for a 1.0 mile hike. Please dress for the weather. This program is for ages 5 and up. Location:Albany Pine Bush Discovery Center, 195 New Karner Road, Albany, NY Fee: $3 per person/$5 per family/Children under 5 yrs free. Registration required.
21 - Coffee with Women in Business. Come join this FREE group for some casual conversation and connections. Located in the Panera Bread at Crossgates Commons (we meet in the back!)
25 - TCBY is doing a Happy Thanksgiving promotion. All day they will be offering a "Buy 1 get 1 50% off (of equal or lesser value) on their frozen yogurt. It will be a great way to take a break during the Thanksgiving Week hustle and bustle. They are also having a great gift card promotion now until January 1st. If you purchase $25.00 worth of gift cards you receive a FREE $5.00 gift card and the opportunity to qualify to win a Kindle Fire HDX 7". A winner will be announced on January 2nd. These promotions are valid at all four area TCBY locations including the Guilderland store at 1512 Western Avenue.
4 - Annual Holiday Party and Mixer at Dave and Busters! 5-7pm. Dave and Busters located in Crossgates Mall. Come join us for our Annual Holiday Party at one of Albany’s hottest spots this year! Dave and Busters newly opened this past August if you haven’t been yet this is the perfect time to come experience food, drink and GAMES! Price is $10 per person and the first 100 people get $10 in free game play with their ticket. Sponsored by CM Fox Realty, Our Towne Guilderland, Bouchey and Clarke Benefits, NAI Platform Realty, NBT Bank. Reserve here online $10.
7 - SOLD OUT! Join us with the Guilderland Public Library for a BUS TRIP TO NYC!
See the sights, lights, and heights of Manhattan all dressed up for the holiday season without the hassle of driving down and back.
The Bus leaves the Guilderland Public Library parking lot PRECISELY at 7:30 am, and drops you off near Rockefeller Center about 10:30am.
The Guilderland Public Library is located at 2228 Western Ave.
The Trip is non-stop and there are bathrooms on the bus!
The bus will not leave NYC until 7:00 pm, so you have the entire afternoon and early evening to enjoy shopping, sight-seeing, eating, or just walking around. Barring traffic, you'll be back in the GPL parking lot about 9:30 pm.
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