Details for luncheons, events and virtual events are posted on this page, in emails and on our Facebook Group page. 

* Please Register Online for luncheons and other events! After registering, you may pay online by credit card. 

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Upcoming events

    • 10/11/2023
    • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • 11 Gavitt Ave., Westerly, RI
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    Joint Business After Hours — Hosted by ServiceMaster By Mason

              Join Us...Wednesday, October 11, 5:00-7:00 pm for a Joint Business After Hours, 11 Gavitt Ave., Westerly, RI. Please reserve online, $10 for members, $10 for non-members, register online, pay cash only at the door.
         
    In celebration of their 33rd Anniversary, ServiceMaster By Mason is hosting a joint Business After Hours event with the Charlestown Chamber of Commerce, Ocean Community Chamber of Commerce, and Southeastern CT Women’s Network on October 11, and wanted to invite you to join us!
          Meet Ocean Community, Charlestown Chamber & SECTWN members as well as other Rhode Island and Connecticut professionals! Enjoy delicious refreshments, Halloween candy station, fantastic raffle & giveaway items, pose for a spooktacular photo, and visit the mini-expo showcasing a variety of local businesses, including: · Tapped Apple Cidery & Winery · Remy’s Cycle & Teddy’s Toys · Fuel Good Nutrition · Joseph Denhoff Associates · Author Judy Ricketts-White · Washington Trust · Mansfield Insurance Agency · Cartridge World Rhode Island · Susan Napiany/Pampered Chef · and more!!!

         Click flyer for more information.

         Please bring a non-perishable food item to support Johnny Cake Center and the Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center.







    • 10/12/2023
    • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • 153 Smith Street, Groton, CT 06340
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    Network@Night (N@N) — Goddess Circle with Kaitlyn Algar, Psychic Moon Mentor

              We'll be having fun...Thursday, October 12, 6:00-8:00 pm at our Network@Night for a Goddess Circle, 153 Smith St., Groton, CT. Please reserve online, $10 for members, $10 for non-members, register online, pay cash only at the door. This event will benefit  NAMI Connecticut, (National Alliance on Mental Illness).
         
    Meet and make new friends, socialize, make new connections and expand your Network! Enjoy light hors d'oeuvres, snacks and beverages (wine, beer, waters) provided by our host and member, Kaitlyn Algar. Kaitlyn will inspire us in a Goddess Circle with New Moon Libra: Relationships, Balance, Cooperation.
         Goddess attire may be worn.

         50% of the proceeds will go to Call to NAMI CT and 50% to the Network.







    • 10/18/2023
    • 11:30 AM - 1:15 PM
    • Filomena's Restaurant, 262 BostonPost Road, Waterford, CT 06385
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    American Red Cross — Services, Programs and Need for Volunteers

           Be sure to join Us Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 11:30 am for our monthly luncheon to learn about the American Red Cross – Services, Programs and Need for Volunteers at Filomena's, $20 registered by 9am Tues., $25 for walk-ins, includes gratuity and tax.
          Mar Parsaye and Cecilia Kozlowski will enlighten us on the many services and programs provided by the Red Cross and their ongoing need for volunteers and blood donors.

      * Walk-ins to the luncheon will be charged $25 (for all). Attendees may still register online, by 9am Tues. and pay $20 (for all) either online or at the door.

        * Remember to bring cash for the 50/50. Your fun ticket purchase at lunch on Wednesday, funds our Network operations, community and charitable engagement activities, and our scholarships! $1 each ticket, no limit.

         * Member Benefit: Members (only) may place their business info on the Members Showcase Table.



    • 10/27/2023
    • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    • Zavala Restaurant, 135 Boston Post Rd, East Lyme, CT 06333
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    SECT Women's Network Monthly Mastermind Series

          Join Us!...Friday, October 27 at 12 noon, and then the 4th Friday at noon in the months that follow. Zavala Restaurant 135 Boston Post Road, East Lyme, CT (private room for attendees). Free event to attend. Any food or beverage item(s) ordered from the menu will be the financial responsibility of the participant attending.

    A monthly meeting with like-minded professionals where you will have the opportunity to:

      Share challenges and successes in your business or about your professional advancement.

      Gain insight and high-valued feedback.

      Get new ideas and strategies.

      Collaborate with other ambitious motivated professionals.

      Achieve goals by developing more effective habits.

      Accelerate progress on your goals through group accountability.

    Please register here online, or RSVP directly to Heidi Gruss at heidigruss@yahoo.com or respond to the event created inside the SECT Women's Network FaceBook Page.

    • 10/31/2023
    • 02/20/2024
    • Advertising and Marketing Options
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    Effective Advertising at an Affordable Rate! 
    All Ads are Purchased for One Year and Will Be Active for 12 Full Months!

    For website and newsletter ads and info click here.

    If you need an ad for only one or two months for a special event, please contact Judy Ricketts-White jwhite5506@sbcglobal.net

    • 11/15/2023
    • 11:30 AM - 1:15 PM
    • Filomena's Restaurant, 262 BostonPost Road, Waterford, CT 06385
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    Military Appreciation Luncheon

           Be sure to join Us Wednesday, November 15, 2023 at 11:30 am for our monthly luncheon for our Military Appreciation Luncheon at Filomena's, $20 registered by 9am Tues., $25 for walk-ins, includes gratuity and tax.
         Colonel (Retired) Kevin “Red Eagle” Brown will speak about his service. He served 25 years as an Infantry leader in the United States Army, and retired in 2019 as the Chairman of the Mohegan Tribe and Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority.  His father Michael Brown was a veteran of WWII, the Korean War and the Vietnam War.  His mother, Tribal Nonner Pauline “Red Feather” Brown, was born on Mohegan Hill, just a few feet from the Tantaquidgeon Indian Museum on Mohegan Tribal Territory.  His brother Mike was career Army and his brother Mark was a Norwich Police Officer for over a decade before becoming Chairman of the Mohegan Tribe.  After graduating from the United States Military Academy at West Point in 1987, Kevin led our nations men and women in deployed environments at all levels : as a Platoon Leader with the 101st Airborne Division during Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm; as a Company Commander in the 1st Cavalry Division along the Iraqi border during Operation Southern Watch & Intrinsic Action, as a Battalion Executive Officer in the northern jungles of Thailand during Operation Cobra Gold, as a Battalion Commander in the 10th Mountain Division in Baghdad during Operation Iraqi Freedom, and again as a Deputy Brigade Commander in the 10th Mountain Division in Kirkuk Iraq during Operation Iraqi Freedom. He culminated his career as a Colonel commanding the Garrison at Fort Riley, Kansas, where he led holistic health efforts to sustain the resilience of highly-deployed Soldiers and their family members before retiring in 2011.  He was awarded the Legion of Merit, the Bronze Star (with 3 oak leaf clusters), the Combat Infantryman’s Badge (with Star for second Award), multiple other commendations, and is Airborne, Air Assault, Ranger and Senior Parachutist qualified. In 2013, Kevin Brown was elected to the Mohegan Tribal Council and returned home to Uncasville and the Chairmanship of his tribe.  In that role he was responsible for the well-being of the 2000 member Mohegan Tribe of Indians of Connecticut, and their commercial business arms: Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment and Mohegan Holdings. During his tenure, Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment expanded internationally, adding gaming licenses in Canada and South Korea.  In 2018, Kevin was inducted into the Connecticut Veterans Hall of Fame and in this year was honored as a Distinguished Member of the Regiment (DMOR) for the 22nd Infantry Regiment, which has served in our nation’s conflicts since the War of 1812. Kevin has a Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering from West Point, a Master of Science in Operations Research from the Naval Postgraduate School, a Master of Arts in Public Diplomacy from Norwich University and completed his PhD pre-dissertation work in Security Studies at Kansas State University.  He is currently the President of the Norwich Community Development Corporation focused on Economic and Community Development for the City of Norwich.  In his free time, he currently serves as a Director on boards at the National level including the National Archives Foundation, the Warrior Bonfire Program and the Advisory Committee for the National Native American Veterans Memorial in Washington DC, and serves locally on the boards of Easter Seals Capital Region and Eastern Connecticut, and the Southeastern Connecticut Enterprise Region (seCTer). In the time that remains he loves vacationing with his family, watching football and lacrosse, occasionally stepping onto the Rugby pitch, and riding his Harley.

      * Walk-ins to the luncheon will be charged $25 (for all). Attendees may still register online, by 9am Tues. and pay $20 (for all) either online or at the door.

        * Remember to bring cash for the 50/50. Your fun ticket purchase at lunch on Wednesday, funds our Network operations, community and charitable engagement activities, and our scholarships! $1 each ticket, no limit.

         * Member Benefit: Members (only) may place their business info on the Members Showcase Table.



    • 12/01/2023
    • 06/30/2024
    • Order Online

    SECT Women's Network Sponsorship T-Shirts

    SECT Women's Network Sponsorship T-shirts are now available!

    Show your support of the Network wearing our beautiful logo T-shirt and/or become a Network sponsor and sport your company logo along with other sponsors and the SECTWN logo.

    Sponsorships are sold out, but T-shirts are available until August 6.

    All T-shirts are V-Neck, white only, in women's cut, sizes XS-2XL. Sizes tend to run small, so when in doubt, order up one size.

    Sponsorships may be purchased:

    • Network Sponsor – sponsorship is $125 for Network logo on front and your company logo prominently with other sponsor logos on the back. Sponsorship includes one T-shirt.

    • Network Friend – sponsorship is $75 for Network logo on front and your company logo with other sponsor logos on the back. Sponsorship includes one T-shirt.

    • Individual SECT Women's Network T-shirts are $30 each.

    Order your T-shirts now! Click here.
    Deadline for ordering is August 6. For more information, click link above.

Past events

09/22/2023 Monthly Mastermind Series - Friday, September 22, 2023
09/21/2023 SECT Women's Network, Mini Golf Fun-draiser, Thursday, September 21, 2023
09/20/2023 Network Monthly Luncheon - September 20, 2023
09/09/2023 Community Collaboration - Saturday, September 9, 2023
08/25/2023 Monthly Mastermind Series - Friday, August 25, 2023
08/16/2023 Network Monthly Luncheon - August 16, 2023
07/28/2023 Monthly Mastermind Series - Friday, July 28, 2023
07/19/2023 Network Monthly Luncheon - July 19, 2023
07/13/2023 N@N - Network@Night - Thursday, July 13, 2023
06/23/2023 Monthly Mastermind Series - Friday, June 23, 2023
06/21/2023 Network Monthly Luncheon - June 21, 2023
06/01/2023 N@N - Network@Night - Thursday, June 1, 2023
05/26/2023 Monthly Mastermind Series - Friday, May 26, 2023
05/17/2023 Network Monthly Luncheon - May 17, 2023
04/28/2023 Monthly Mastermind Series - Friday, April 28, 2023
04/19/2023 Network Monthly Luncheon - April 19, 2023
04/10/2023 N@N - Network@Night - Postponed
03/24/2023 Monthly Mastermind Series - Friday, March 24, 2023
03/15/2023 Network Monthly Luncheon - March 15, 2023
02/15/2023 Network Monthly Luncheon - February 15, 2023
01/18/2023 Network Monthly Luncheon - January 18, 2023
12/21/2022 Network Holiday Luncheon - December 21, 2022
12/06/2022 Mastermind Group Meeting - Tuesday, December 6, 2022
11/30/2022 Supporting Our Community Event - November 30, 2022
11/16/2022 Network Monthly Luncheon - November 16, 2022
10/25/2022 Mastermind Group Meeting - Tuesday, October 25, 2022
10/19/2022 Network Monthly Luncheon - October 19, 2022
10/16/2022 Benefit Brunch for Lisa Giordano - October 16, 2022
09/29/2022 N@N - Network@Night - September 29, 2022
09/27/2022 Mastermind Group Meeting - Tuesday, September 27, 2022
09/21/2022 Network Monthly Luncheon - September 21, 2022
08/18/2022 Network Special Team Event - September 24, 2022
08/17/2022 Network Monthly Luncheon - August 17, 2022
07/20/2022 Network Monthly Luncheon - July 20, 2022
06/17/2022 Advertising and Marketing Options During the 2021-2022 Year
06/15/2022 Network Monthly Luncheon - June 15, 2022
05/20/2022 N@N - Network@Night - May 20, 2022
05/18/2022 Network Monthly Luncheon - May 18, 2022
05/01/2022 Network Special Team Event - May 1, 2022
04/20/2022 Network Monthly Luncheon - April 20, 2022
04/11/2022 Mastermind Group Meeting - April 11, 2022
03/16/2022 Network Monthly Luncheon - March 16, 2022
03/14/2022 Mastermind Group Meeting - March 14, 2022
02/16/2022 Network Monthly Luncheon - February 16, 2022
02/14/2022 Mastermind Group Meeting - February 14, 2022
01/19/2022 Network Monthly Luncheon - January 19, 2022
01/10/2022 Mastermind Group Meeting - January 10, 2022
12/15/2021 Network Holiday Luncheon - December 15, 2021
12/13/2021 Mastermind Group Meeting - December 13, 2021
12/01/2021 Business After Hours and Mini-Expo - December 1, 2021
11/17/2021 Military Appreciation Luncheon - November 17, 2021
11/10/2021 N@N - Network@Night - November 10, 2021
11/08/2021 Mastermind Group Meeting - November 8, 2021
10/28/2021 Panel Discussion - Virtual Series - October 28, 2021
10/20/2021 Monthly Luncheon, In-Person – October 20, 2021
09/15/2021 Monthly Luncheon, In-Person – September 15, 2021
09/09/2021 Panel Discussion - Virtual Series - September 9, 2021
08/26/2021 N@N - Atty. Linda Mariani - "Forget What Lawyers Tell You!" - Coming this Fall, Date TBD
08/18/2021 Monthly Luncheon, In-Person – August 18, 2021
07/21/2021 Monthly Luncheon, In-Person – July, 21, 2021
06/16/2021 Monthly Luncheon, In-Person – June, 16, 2021
06/14/2021 Mastermind Group Meeting - June 14, 2021
06/10/2021 Panel Discussion - Virtual Series - June 10, 2021
05/26/2021 Walk, Talk and Network - May 26, 2021
05/19/2021 Welcome Back Luncheon! – In-Person – May, 19, 2021
05/14/2021 Zoom N@N - Mixology 101 - May 14, 2021
05/13/2021 Panel Discussion - Virtual Series - May 13, 2021
05/12/2021 Zoom N@N - Covid Art - Date TBD
05/12/2021 Walk, Talk and Network - Date TBD
05/10/2021 Mastermind Group Meeting - May 10, 2021
04/28/2021 Walk, Talk and Network - April 28, 2021
04/21/2021 Zoom Virtual Luncheon, Partner Event - April 21, 2021
04/21/2021 Partner Event with WBDC - April 21, 2021
04/12/2021 Mastermind Group Meeting - April 12, 2021
04/09/2021 Zoom N@N - Mixology 101 - April 9, 2021
04/08/2021 Panel Discussion - Virtual Series - April 8, 2021
04/07/2021 Virtual Network at Night (N@N) - April 7, 2021
03/31/2021 Walk, Talk and Network - March 31, 2021
03/24/2021 Zoom N@N - Raylene Taskoski - March 24, 2021
03/18/2021 Virtual Panel Discussion - The Work of Safe Futures - March 18, 2021
03/17/2021 Zoom Virtual Luncheon - March 17, 2021
03/12/2021 Zoom N@N - Mixology 101 - March 12, 2021
03/11/2021 Panel Discussion - Virtual Series - March 11, 2021
03/08/2021 Mastermind Group Meeting - March 8, 2021
02/25/2021 Zoom N@N - Media Class Series - February 25, 2021
02/17/2021 Zoom Virtual Luncheon - February 17, 2021
02/15/2021 Essential Equity: Women – Videos - February 15-28, 2021
02/08/2021 Mastermind Group Meeting - February 8, 2021
02/05/2021 Zoom N@N - Mixology 101 - February 5, 2021
01/27/2021 Zoom Virtual Event - January 27, 2021
01/20/2021 Zoom Virtual Luncheon - January 20, 2021
01/14/2021 Panel Discussion - Virtual Series - January 14, 2021
01/11/2021 Mastermind Group Meeting - January 11, 2021
12/29/2020 Zoom N@N - Mixology 101 - December 29, 2020
12/16/2020 Zoom Virtual Holiday Bazaar Luncheon - December 16, 2020
12/14/2020 Mastermind Group Meeting - December 14, 2020
12/11/2020 Victory for Veterans - December 11, 2020
11/18/2020 Zoom Virtual Luncheon - November 18, 2020
11/12/2020 Panel Discussion - Virtual Series - November 12, 2020
11/09/2020 Mastermind Group Meeting - November 9, 2020
10/29/2020 Mastermind Group Meeting - October 29, 2020
10/22/2020 Virtual Breakfast - Meet & Greet & Networking - October 22, 2020
10/21/2020 Masterclass Series - Zoom Virtual Luncheon - October 21, 2020
10/12/2020 Mastermind Group Meeting - October 12, 2020
10/08/2020 Panel Discussion - Virtual Series - October 8, 2020
10/01/2020 Zoom Network at Night (N@N) - October 1, 2020
10/01/2020 Safe Futures Annual 4K Walk - October 1-4, 2020
09/24/2020 Virtual Breakfast - Meet & Greet & Networking - September 24, 2020
09/23/2020 Mastermind Group Meeting - September 23, 2020
09/16/2020 Masterclass Series - Zoom Virtual Luncheon - September 16, 2020
09/14/2020 Mastermind Group Meeting - September 14, 2020
09/10/2020 Panel Discussion - Virtual Series - September 10, 2020
08/27/2020 Virtual Breakfast - Meet & Greet & Networking - August 27, 2020
08/19/2020 Member Business - Virtual Tour Luncheon - August 19, 2020
07/29/2020 Virtual Meet & Greet & Networking - July 29, 2020
07/15/2020 Masterclass Series - Zoom Virtual Luncheon - July 15, 2020
07/06/2020 Virtual Roundtable on Women and Business - July 6, 2020
06/30/2020 Virtual Meet & Greet & Networking - June 30, 2020
06/17/2020 Masterclass Series - Zoom Virtual Luncheon - June 17, 2020
06/03/2020 Virtual Meet & Greet & Networking - June 3, 2020
05/20/2020 Masterclass Series - Zoom Virtual Luncheon - May 20, 2020
05/07/2020 Zoom Network at Night (N@N) - May 7, 2020
04/29/2020 Virtual Meet & Greet & Networking - April 29, 2020
04/15/2020 Cancelled - Monthly Network Luncheon - April 15, 2020
03/19/2020 Cancelled - Network at Night (N@N) - March 19, 2020
03/18/2020 Cancelled - Monthly Network Luncheon - March 18, 2020
02/19/2020 Monthly Network Luncheon - February 19, 2020
02/06/2020 Network at Night (N@N) - February 6, 2020
01/15/2020 Monthly Network Luncheon - January 15, 2020
12/18/2019 Monthly Network Luncheon - December 18, 2019
12/05/2019 Network at Night (N@N) - December 5, 2019
11/23/2019 Monthly Network Luncheon - November 23, 2019
10/16/2019 Monthly Network Luncheon - October 16, 2019
10/03/2019 Network at Night (N@N) - October 3, 2019
09/18/2019 Monthly Network Luncheon - September 18, 2019
08/21/2019 Monthly Network Luncheon - August 21, 2019
07/17/2019 Monthly Network Luncheon - July 17, 2019
06/19/2019 Monthly Network Luncheon - June 19, 2019
05/15/2019 Monthly Network Luncheon - May 15, 2019
04/17/2019 Monthly Network Luncheon - April 17, 2019
04/13/2019 Partner Event - A Good Laugh, Inc. Presents - April 13, 2019
03/20/2019 Monthly Network Luncheon - March 20, 2019
02/20/2019 Monthly Network Luncheon - February 20, 2019
01/24/2019 Partner Event - Women’s Night at the Innovator Networking Series - January 24, 2019
01/16/2019 Monthly Network Luncheon - January 16, 2019
12/19/2018 Monthly Network Luncheon - December 19, 2018
11/21/2018 Monthly Network Luncheon - November 21, 2018
11/04/2018 Partner Event - The Well Healed Woman - November 4, 2018
10/17/2018 Monthly Network Luncheon - October 17, 2018
10/14/2018 Partner Event - Safe Futures Walk - October 14, 2018
10/10/2018 Partner Event - Business After Hours - October 10, 2018
09/19/2018 Monthly Network Luncheon - September 19, 2018
08/15/2018 Monthly Network Luncheon - August 15, 2018
07/18/2018 Monthly Network Luncheon - July 18, 2018
06/20/2018 Monthly Network Luncheon - June 20, 2018
05/16/2018 Monthly Network Luncheon - May 16, 2018
04/18/2018 Monthly Network Luncheon - April 18, 2018
03/21/2018 Network Luncheon Canceled - March 21, 2018
02/21/2018 Monthly Network Luncheon - February 21, 2018
01/17/2018 Monthly Network Luncheon - January 17, 2018



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