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First Lights 2013 was so much fun, we are doing it again. Register today to be part of this townwide, community favorite event.

Participation is free for members (must be in good standing) and $35 for nonmembers. The $35 fee may be applied toward a chamber membership  (New members only: Must join by Dec. 31, 2014),

 Deadline to register is Friday, Nov. 21, to be included in the list of participants that will be posted in Arlington media and in the event program. Volunteers will be distributing 11 x 17 fliers on Nov. 24

Here's the schedule for the weekend:

Friday, Dec. 5
Tree lighting and caroling in Arlington Center at 6:30 p.m.
Announcement of holiday window-decorating contest by the Arlington Cultural Council. Ribbons will be awarded.
 Saturday, Dec. 6
Noon- 4:30 p.m. (Trolleys leave Heights and East Arlington at 4:30 to return to Center)
  • Free trolley travels from East Arlington to Arlington Heights, stopping along the way at participating stores
  • WROR Street Team in front of the Chamber Office
  • Santa rides a bright red fire truck down Mass. Ave.
  • Strolling Carolers
When you register, you will provide:
  • What your promotion is
  • When you are offering it
  • If you are interested in hosting a strolling musician/caroler or two  
  • If you want to be in the window-decorating contest. (Decorations must be up by Dec. 1.

For more details, pictures from last year and sponsorship information visit the First Lights Event page.

 Click on the link below to register or RSVP.

Register Now!
I can't make it
If you have any questions, please contact a member of the First Lights Committee.
We hope you can join us for this fun community event that can only be successful with your participation.

First Lights Committee
Jennifer Tripp, Arlington Chamber of Commerce
Tess Hartwell, Flavour Strategy
Linda Shoemaker, Arlington Center for the Arts
Leland Stein, Regent Theatre
Kara Washburn, Cambridge Savings Bank
Janet O'Riordan, Old Schwamb Mill
Ted Fields,Arlington Economic Development Coordinator
Joe Curro, Board of Selectman (a k a Santa)
Barbara Popolow, Derby Farm Flowers and Gardens
Vicky Giannakis, Watertown Savings Bank
Jan Whitted, Artbeat
Katherine Venzke, Helena's 
Carla Dorato, The Artful Heart Gallery
Ted Peluso
Arlington Chamber of Commerce
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Holiday Party at Menotomy Grill & Tavern
Thursday, Dec. 4
5:30-7:30 PM
Click here to register

Friday, December 5- Tree Lighting & Window Decorating Contest Winners Announced
Saturday, December 6, Free Trolley, Santa and More!

Click here to register and be part of this fun community event
(Free for members! $35.00 for non members)
Sponsorship Opportunities will be posted next week!

Click here to see the Chamber Calendar


Please Welcome Our Newest Members 
Winchester Savings Bank
Betsy Sands and Deborah Shepherd
188 Medford Street, Arlington
At Winchester Savings Bank, we are proud to be a local bank with a strong financial foundation, a tradition of exceptional service, and a legacy of community involvement and support 
Andrea Davis - Representative 
14023 Denver W Pkwy
Golden, CO 80401
HomeAdvisor is the nation's largest network of screened & rated home improvement professionals.
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SB Design
Sara Burd - Owner, Consultant 
Arlington, MA 02476
SB Design provides high-quality, affordable Feng Shui consulting for your all areas of your life.
Services available for homes, offices, apartments, cubicles, home staging, electronic devices and more
 Arlington Weight Loss Center
Claire Desroche
1315 Massachusetts Ave., Arlington
Our mission is to help you reach your goal and maintain it.
 Healthy Weight control is a journey and we will be with you every step of the way to guide you.
Member to Member Discounts
Arlington Chamber members receive a10% Discountoff a 
Business, Career or Finance class
Use the code: ChamberFall14 at checkout

Classes include:

Establish Your Brand on the Web

Financial Strategies for a Secure Retirement

Find Work That Matters

How to Conduct An Effective Job Search

Market Your Business On the Web

Negotiation Workshop

Network for Results

Members get FREE RUSH Service on all computer related repair and onsite computer repair visits
Do you have a member to member discount  to offer?
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Thanks to Len Diggins, volunteer at Arlington Community Media
 and owner ofDiggins Video Productions for producing the videos for us. 

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