Networking Groups - Northern MA_ Southern NH by AkshaySharma23


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									Northern MA & Southern NH Networking Groups
These are the groups I am aware of at this time.
This list was last updated 1/16/2012,
however I have made no recent active effort to verify the list as a whole.
Please send corrections or additions to, thanks
Gary Bashian

Changes since Jul 2011 in RED


WIND – 4 chapters total, WIND North (Wilmington) and WIND West (Westboro) most convenient

Acton Networkers –
     * St. Matthews Church, 435 Central Street, Acton (meets every Friday 10:00 – 12:00)
     * Acton Congregational Church, 12 Concord Road, Acton (meets every Friday 10:00 – 12:00)
     * Plus these groups which are affiliated with Acton Networkers:
             - Hopkinton Networkers, St. John the Evangelist Church, 20 Church St, Hopkinton
                          (meets first and third Friday of the month, 10:00 – 12:00)
             - Successful Career Management, meets at St. Matthew's Church,
                          (2nd Mon or Tue of month 7:30 – 9:30 PM, watch for announcements)

Temple Emmanuel Networking Group (TENG, non-denominational), Newton
       (not to be confused with Temple Emmanuel in Andover)
       385 Ward St, Newton, 2nd Wed of month (except Jul & Aug) at 7:00 PM

Temple Emanuel, Andover
       (not to be confused with Temple Emmanuel in Newton)
       Professional Networking Open House
       next meeting Tuesday, 3/1/2011 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
       7 Haggetts Pond Road, Andover
       No charge, open to public
       Seems to be monthly, call for more information
       (978) 470-1356

Networking for Professionals Workshop
       ValleyWorks Career Ctr, Heritage Place, 439 S.Union Street, Building 2, Lawrence, MA 01843
       every Monday at 1:00PM excluding Holidays.
       978.722.7042 Judy Junker, Workshop Specialist,

NetWorking Group of New England
       Rebecca's Café, 8 N.E. Executive Park Burlington, MA
       Next meeting 6/19/09 7:30 – 10:15. Cost $20, includes coffee/tea/juice & pastries

Senior Executive Networking Group (SENG)
        Contact Snowden Associates at

Peabody Institute Library of Danvers
        15 Sylvan Street, Danvers, MA 01923
         (978) 774 0554
         No Charge, offered by North Shore Career Center, Maple Street Congregational
         Church, and Peabody Institute Library- Danvers

Littleton Brown Bag Networkers
          Thursdays, 2:00 PM, Littleton Library, Rt. 2A, Littleton

South Church Employment Seekers (SCES)
        South Church, 41 Central Street, Andover, MA
        lower level, entrance door on parking lot side
        third Wednesday of month, 8:00 AM
        Michael Robillard (978) 808-7258

Westford Job Seekers Network
        J.V. Fletcher Library, 50 Main Street, Westford, MA
        starting Wednesday, 7/8/2009, 2:00 - 3:30pm
        Dina Kanabar (librarian liaison to this group)

The Brewery Exchange
       Cabot St, Lowell, near LaLachuer Park, 2nd floor,
       weekly, first meeting Thursday 8/06/09, 2:00 - 4:00.
       Joyce Fafard
       John Nojeim

Executives Network, first meeting Wed 8/19/09, 2:00- 4:30 PM,
        Courtyard by Marriott, Waltham

Brookline Networking Group
        Temple Ohabei Shalom, 1187 Beacon Street, intersection Kent & Powell
        Third Tuesday of month, 7-9 PM. No fee, all are welcome
        Leslie Friedman

NETSHARE Area Networking Meeting
      Date: 11/20/2009 (check website for subsequent meetings)
      Place: Robert Half International
      77 South Bedford Street, S-201
      Burlington, MA 01803
      Time: 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
      Facilitator: Gary Comeau
      Join Group:

Professional Networking Group
         Tuesdays 9:30 - 11:30 AM
         JJ Grimsby & Co. Restaurant
         1 Lynn Fells Pkwy, Stoneham, MA
         Barbara Murphy

Job Search Networking Group
        The Career Place
        100 Sylvan Road, Suite G-100, Woburn
        Second, third, and fourth Tuesday of month: 5:30 - 7:30 PM
        Cost: $15 for Lifetime Membership
Boston Area Job Group
        First Church in Cambridge (Harvard Square)
        11 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA
        Mondays, 2:00-3:30 pm (Choir Room) – Starting 2/15/10
        Fridays, 9:00-10:30 am (Choir Room) – Starting 2/19/10
        Saturdays, 9:00-10:30 am (Sage Hall) – Starting 2/20/10
        Cost: $5 per session
        Marie Bankuti --- --- 617-969-3313
        Pauline Fournier --- --- 617-347-5447

Clinton Career Support & Networking Group (CCSNG)
         Mondays 10AM - noon
         Our Lady of the Rosary Church, 1 Cross St, Clinton, MA.
         Walt Bastow
         978 365-2122

Transitioning Professionals of Boston North and West
         Tuesday mornings 10:00 - 12:30
         Dress is business casual
         Meetings began 5/4/2010 at Burlington Public Library, 22 Sears St, Burlington, MA 781-270-1690

South Shore Networking Professionals
        Tue 5:30 - 8:00 (3rd Tue)
        Papa Razzi, 2087 Washington St (in Merchants Row), Hanover, MA
        Cost $10, pre-registration required
        Marc Doos,, 978-882-2570
        Cheryle Brady,, 339-793-0192
        Lois Drukman,, 617-827-6848

These groups focus on IT presentations, projects, and technical interview questions:

         Technical Skills Share Group (TSSG) - formerly Chelmsford Library Skills Share
         Chelmsford Public Library
         Wednesdays 1:30 - 6:00 PM
         Jim Drewniak

         Wednesdays 9:30 - 11:30
         Northboro Free Library
         Jeanne Petrangelo


Network For Work -
       Meetings and radio program suspended early 2010 though listserv still exists

Nashua After Hours Networkers (NAHN)
       6:30 PM, 3rd Tuesday of month, Peddler's Daughter, Nashua
       David Hunt

Nutfield Networking – Manchester
        Meetings suspended 5/2010, listserv still exists
        Was meeting first Tuesday of month, Yard Restaurant, Manchester, 7:00 PM

Dynamic Networking
       Manchester City Library, 405 Pine St, Manchester
       Once a month, generally Mondays, 6:00 – 8:15, see website for details
       Leslie Barrett

      Southern New Hampshire University
      25 Pelham Rd. (Ananda Building), Salem, NH
      Nicole Tessier, NH Employment Security/NH Works, Salem, NH 03079
      603-893-9185 ext:99303,

603 Networking
        Margaritas Mexican Restaurant
        93 Portsmouth Avenue, Exeter, NH 03833
        (603) 772-2274
        Second Tuesday of month
        Attendees must be member '603 Networking' Group on LinkedIn to attend
        Registration: (password: livefree)

Rye Networking Group
       Rye Public Library, 581 Washington Road, Rye, NH
       Mondays 10:00 – 11:30

      First Monday of the month, 6:30-7:30PM

Brookline Networking Group
        Brookline (NH) Public Library
        16 Main St, Brookline, NH
        (603) 673-3330
        Mondays 1:00 - 3:00

NHES Greater Concord Professional Network
      This group is no longer meeting as of Jan 2012
      every Thursday 10:00AM - 12:00PM
      first meeting was 2/11/2010
      Hesser College
      16 Foundry St, 2nd floor
      Concord, NH (off exit 16 from Rt 93)
      Space limited, pre-registration required
      Dianne McLaughlin

Career Options Networking Group
        Started by Suzanne Delaney, Self-Employment and Business Coach
        Meetings every other Thursday starting 6-17-2010
        Rivier College, Nashua, NH
        Dion Center Board Room
        9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

St. Anne Church Network
        26 Emerson Avenue, Hampstead, NH
        Next meeting: 11/14/2011 at 7:00 pm (usually every other Monday)
        Led by Deacon Bill (St. Anne’s) & Judy Nelson (Catholic Charities)
        LinkedIn: St Anne Network
        Robin Doyle

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