October 2019

Connecticut Valley local Section (ACS-CVS) Events*

ACS CT Valley local Section (CVS) Networking Event at MAX Analytical Technologies
Date: Friday, October 25 at 5 PM to 9 PM
Location: MAX Analytical Technologies, 32 North Road, East Windsor, CT 06088
Registration deadline: October 18 (event is free, but need a headcount for ordering food/drinks)
For more information and to register: https://acs-cvs-networking-2019oct.eventbrite.com

ACS-CVS Executive Board Meeting
Date: Wednesday, November 6th at 7 PM
Location: Central Connecticut State University, New Britain, CT, Room TBA
All CVS members welcome!

UConn Tour of Alexion Pharmaceuticals (New Haven)
Date: Friday, November 8 at 2 PM to 5 PM
Registration (required) Deadline: Friday, November 1
For more info and to register: https://jstalexiontourfall2019.eventbrite.com
All CVS members welcome, but tour is capped at 20 participants. Waitlist available.

UConn Tour of Saint-Gobain Research North America
Date: Wednesday, November 13th 9 AM to 12 PM
Registration (required) Deadline: Monday, November 4th
For more info and to register: https://jstsaintgobaintourfall2019.eventbrite.com
All CVS members welcome, but tour is capped at 20 participants. Waitlist available.

*If you are interested in hosting an ACS-CVS gathering at your school or company, please contact Jessica A. Martin at
jessica.a.martin@uconn.edu ! We are looking for hosts in 2020 during the months of February, April, and July!

Central Massachusetts local Section (CMSACS) Events

“Marvelous Metals” Live Broadcast (ACS Program-in-a-Box)
Date: Tuesday, October 22nd, 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Location: Worcester State University
For more information: https://www.cmsacs.org/post/october-22cd-marvelous-metals-live-broadcast

New Haven local Section (ACS NH) Events

Speaker: Dr. Anna Hagstrom Talk about Connecticut Science Policy (with dinner)
Date: Wednesday, October 9th at 7 PM to 9 PM
Location: Jones Auditorium at The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station, 123 Huntington St, New Haven, CT 065Price: Members – $25, Public – $30
For more information and to register: https://www.acsnewhaven.org/calendar/2019/10/9/october-general-meeting

New Haven ACS National Chemistry Week Activities
Saturday, Oct 19, 2 to 4 PM
Willoughby Wallace Memorial Library, 146 Thimble Island Road, Stony Creek. Chemistry activity tables

Sunday, Oct 20, 1 to 3 PM
Eli Whitney Museum and Workshop, 915 Whitney Avenue, Hamden. Walk-up chemistry activities

Tuesday, Oct 22, 4 to 5:30 PM
Mitchell Branch New Haven Free Public Library, 37 Harrison Street, New Haven. Walk-up chemistry activities.

Tuesday, Oct 22, 6:45 to 9:45 PM
Cask Republic New Haven, 179 Crown Street, New Haven. Program in a Box. Free adult event.
Register: https://www.acsnewhaven.org/calendar/2019/10/22/marvelous-metals-program-in-a-box

Saturday, Oct 26, 10 AM to 12 PM
Atwater Memorial Library, 1720 Foxon Road, North Branford. Chemistry activity tables.
Saturday, Oct 26, 2 to 4 PM
Cheshire Public Library, 104 Main Street, Cheshire. Chemistry activity tables

Sunday, Oct 27, 1:30 to 3 PM
James Blackstone Memorial Library, 758 Main Street, Branford. Walk-up chemistry activities.

Northeastern local Section (NESACS) Events

Supporting Start-ups Through non-funding mechanisms in the Boston Ecosystem
Date: Thursday, October 10th, 5:30 PM
Location: LabCentral, 700 Main Street, Cambridge, MA 02139
Price: Members – $30, Non-members – $35, Retirees – $20, Students – $10
For more information and to register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/supporting-start-ups-through-non-funding-mechanisms-in-the-
boston-ecosystem-tickets-72446097227


The 23rd Annual Andrew H. Weinberg Memorial Lecture: Terry J. Fry, MD
Date: Thursday, October 24th, 4:00 PM
Location: Yawkey Conference Center, 3rd Floor, Y306 and Y307, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, 450 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215
For more information: http://nesacs.org/curr_events_other_events.html

Pfizer Events

Green Chemistry Workshop on Wheels
Date: Saturday, November 2nd, 9:30 am to 3 pm
Location: Merkert Chemistry Center, 130, Boston College, 2601-2609 Beacon Street, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
For more info and to register: http://events.bc.edu/event/green_chemistry_workshop_on_wheels#.XZUN0i2ZPMJ

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