Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Important Partnership Updates

Happy 1st Day of Summer!

Office Hours
The FDP office will be closed the week of June 27-July 5. 
Regular office hours are Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday  8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Harvest Festival Details
Questions about the 2011 Harvest Festival should be e-mailed to Angie Grant, our new Festival Chair at agrant@middlesexbank.com
All downtown merchants need to fill out and mail the Harvest Festival Registration Form before August 20 or your space will not be reserved for your store. 

Harvest Festival Sponsors Needed
Please email us if you would like to sponsor this exciting event. More than 4,500 visitors are expected to attend this year!

Franklin Downtown PWED Improvement Project
If you would like to be on the town's e-mail list and receive timely updates on road construction please contact Maxine Kinhart at mkinhart@franklin.ma.us and she will put you on the town e-mail list. 

Website Link
If you are an FDP Business Member and have not contacted us yet to add your link to the Downtown Partners list (see the right of this screen) please send us an email at downtown.franklin@yahoo.com and we will get you on the site. Free advertising! Don't miss this opportunity!

Strawberry Stroll Success
The Strawberry Stroll was a huge success! We sold out of shortcakes! 
Special thanks to our Sponsors:  Dean College, Dean Bank, Middlesex Savings Bank, Garelick, Chestnut Dental, CVS, Hampton Inn, Keefe Insurance and nhs print. 
Thanks to our event chairs: Diane Glass and Nicole Fortier
And thanks to the Dean Bank team for serving the shortcakes and to Dean College for cutting up all those fabulous strawberries!

FDP General Meeting
Thursday, July 21, 8:30 a.m.
Dean College Campus Center
Note:  New location -- Room across from the Dining Hall
New Members -- if you wold like to introduce your business at this meeting please contact the FDP office.

We have more than 150 members and counting... thank you for your continued support!

Have a Happy and Safe Summer!