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Take Fall’18 Membership Survey

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The Darien Chamber of Commerce is a member based organization that works to connect, educate, cross promote its members and take a leadership stance in the Darien community to make working and living in Darien a better place. The Chamber and its Board of Directors are looking for feedback from the membership to stay relevant […]

Darien Summer Nights Schedule

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Come to downtown Darien for the Darien Summer Nights concert series. Each Friday night during the summer you can bring your own chairs, see friends and enjoy an outdoor concert. Special thanks to the sponsors:  Baywater Properties and PG Properties. July 20th  CC:Legend July 27th  Gunsmoke August 3rd  Cinnamon Girl August 10th  Harry Bergen with […]

Counterfeit Bills & more info from DPD

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  The Darien Chamber, Darien Police Department, The U.S. Secret Service and the Life Solution Center of Darien partnered on a  “Business Security” talk. Chamber members and guests were given an immense amount of current information on counterfeiting, scams, bogus wire transfers and managerial tips on dealing with customers and employees. If you are interested […]

2018 Wine & Food Tasting “SAVE THE DATE”

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This year’s event will truly be a terrific “Taste of Darien” event with local restaurants and gourmet caterers promoting delicious foods to accompany the tasting of over 55 different wines presented by the WinePort of Darien. Delight yourself with appetizing creations from: Darien Butcher Shop, Darien Cheese & Fine Foods, Fjord Fish Market, The Goose […]

Protecting your small business from SCAMS from U.S. Computer Connection

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  This month we are posting this important BLOG from U.S. Computer Connection on protecting your small business from “scam artists”. We highly recommend that you read this blog and make sure you are protected. Garry Feldman, Founder of U. S. Computer Connection was a panelist at the recent discussion the DCC organized on Cybersecurity, […]

United We Stand-Tips for Small Business to SUCCEED!

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Small Biz Tip of the Month: Embrace Your Small Business Niche Independent, locally owned businesses offer everything from best-selling books and next-generation electronics to organic produce and freshly baked sweets – but they may rarely sell them in one place. More often than not, local businesses specialize in a particular niche, such as books, sporting […]

NEW MEMBERS SUMMER EVENT ….PHOTOS AND NEWS

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Louie’s Italian Bar & Restaurant, Darien’s newest restaurant and Darien Chamber Member, hosted a wonderful new member’s event on July 26th. The Chamber combined its popular “Summer STOPOVER” themed Business After Hours event with introducing its many new members to each other. Jayme Stevenson, First Selectman and Susan Marks, Selectman attended to welcome our new […]

Sidewalk Sales and Family Fun Days

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Darien Sidewalk Sales and Family Fun Days 2017-July 6th, 7th & 8th from 9am-5pm. The Darien Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual Sidewalk Sales & Family Fun Days on Thursday, Friday & Saturday, July 6th & 7th & 8th, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  The First County Bank is continuing as the Title Sponsor […]

Native Plants Breakfast Talk at The Gardener’s Center & Florist

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The Gardener’s Center and Florist is proud to be Darien’s local resource for home gardeners. After 37 years of years of business, and thousands of hours digging in the garden, they feel that it’s about time residents look back to nature for inspiration in the landscape. Non-native plant species require a lot of human input […]

Going For Green-Photos and more!

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April’s “Going For Green” event was a great success in every way! Hosted by the Darien Nature Center and sponsored by Darien Bank & Trust, Chamber friends and families gathered to celebrate our DHS Graphics Design Poster winners, plus, our chamber members that have made a special effort to “do good for our environment here […]