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SPRING HAS SPRUNG!

Here at Mercantile Center we are saying our farewells to the cold and gearing up for the warm and sunny season. As we happily leave behind the consistently poor weather, we are entering a busy and exciting time of year for the area. With new attractions and ideas on the horizon, we are excited to welcome you into the Spring of 2018! Get your sunglasses out, it’s going to be a bright future!

TENANT SPOTLIGHT

Reliant Foundation in the News!

Mercantile Center Tenant Reliant Foundation Separates from Worcester Medical Group.

Read Story HERE!

FOOD NEWS

We hope you all continue to enjoy Fooda each day! Keep a watch out for new meal options in the Vault as Fooda continues to work their way towards Worcester vendor launches with more on the horizon!

Worcester-based restaurants currently available in the Vault:
Bushel N Peck
Tacos Mexico
Meze Greek Tapas
Chick-Fil-A


Click below to download the App!


Food Trucks Returning!

We are currently putting together a schedule for the Food Trucks for the new season.  Stay tuned for more information!

NEW TENANT NEWS

Location Location Location!

A big welcome from the Mercantile team to a leading provider of geographic analytics, Location, Inc., which has just moved into its new home at 120 Front Street, 4th Floor. Honored by Worcester Business Journal for its employee awards and recognition program, Location, Inc. provides risk intelligence and predictive analytics for insurance, real estate, and other businesses across the US and Canada. Location, Inc. CEO and founder Dr. Andrew Schiller and his team of tech innovators and data scientists are excited to be part of the new downtown experience at the best location in Worcester!

SPRING INTO FITNESS AT MERCANTILE CENTER

YOGA ANYONE? ... Announcing Tuesday Yoga Classes!

Please join us on Tuesdays at 5:00pm for complimentary Yoga classes instructed by Doreen DeFazio of Hot Power Yoga Center. 
Doreen is a certified RYT-200 yoga teacher who currently teaches at the award winning studio, Hot Power Yoga Center, in Worcester. Her passion for yoga is contagious, and she hopes that in a culture where we are all rushing from one moment to the next, that she can assist students in connecting with what is – who they already are - and to find those moments of bliss and playfulness in their flow.

The word Vinyasa means “linking breath to movement. Vinyasa yoga is sometimes referred to as flow yoga since students flow from pose to pose in this style of class. Students will be led through Sun Salutations, side bends, heart openers, backbends, hip openers, standing poses, forward folds, core, twists and a floor sequence. This class is for all levels!
 
Click HERE to view Doreen's Full Bio.
Classes will start on Tuesday, May 15th in the Mercantile Center Studio off of the lobby (Plaza side). If you would like to join us, please RSVP to michelle@refranklin.com by Monday, May 14th at 5:00pm.

Only 20 Spots Available, Sign Up Today!

Bring your own mats and water bottles for some Yoga Fun!
 

WE VALUE YOUR FEEDBACK!

As valued tenants, we are interested in your feedback regarding the experience you've had at Mercantile Center, as well as any suggestions towards activities and programs you would be interested in seeing more of.

Please feel free to send any Suggestions or Inquiries to michelle@refranklin.com

NEIGHBORHOOD NEWS

AC Marriott Officially Open at 125 Front Street

- Our New Neighbor -
Take a stroll outside and go check out our new neighbor, AC Marriott. The AC Lounge is officially open and we can't wait for you to see this hotel. It's stunning!

Republican State Convention - April 27-28, 2018 @ DCU Center

The Republican State Convention was held at the DCU Center last week on April 28th.

The MassGOP was excited to have their convention return to Worcester as they kicked off the 2018 election cycle.

Click here to learn more, take action, register to vote, or donate now!

Democratic State Convention - June 1-2, 2018 @ Mercantile Center & DCU

In June, we will welcome the Democratic State Convention here at Mercantile Center and at the DCU Center.

Caucuses to elect delegates to the 2018 convention took place between February 3rd and March 4th, 2018. Caucuses were organized by local town and ward committees.

Click here to learn more, take action, register to vote, or donate now!
 

SAVE THE DATE!

May, 2018

Worcester Regional Chamber of Commerce Annual Business Awards & Business After Hours.
 
HORS D’OEUVRES | CASH BAR
Chamber Members – $20 | Non-Chamber Member – $40 

Hosted by: Mercantile Center
Register HERE


June, 2018

The American Heart Association will be hosting complimentary Hand-Only CPR classes at Mercantile Center in June, Date TBD.

More information to come in next months Newsletter. Be sure to sign up!
Hands-Only CPR or Bystander CPR, it is CPR without mouth-to-mouth breaths. It is recommended for use by people who see a teen or adult suddenly collapse in an “out-of-hospital” setting (such as at home, at work or in a park). It consists of two easy steps: Call 9-1-1 (or send someone to do that). Push hard and fast in the center of the chest. Communities with high rates of Bystander CPR have higher survival rates and it takes less than 15 minutes to lean.
To learn more go to  www.heart.org/cpr

SPORTS

Calling all fans of the Worcester Bravehearts!

The Worcester Bravehearts begin play on Wednesday, May 30th for their Home Opener versus the Nashua Silver Knights at Hanover Insurance Park at Fitton Field. Enjoy some good baseball and post-game fireworks with family and friends!
 
Single-game tickets are available HERE!

Upcoming Events in the Worcester Area


 
Worcester ArtWeek! - April 27 - May 5, 2018
ArtWeek is an award-winning innovative festival featuring hundreds of unique and experiences that are hands-on, interactive or offer behind-the-scenes access to arts, culture, and the creative process. Presented by Highland Street Foundation and produced by the Boch Center, ArtWeek offers fresh ways to experience art, culture, and creativity.
Presented By: Worcester Cultural Coaliton, City of Worcester, Discover Central MA

 
Click HERE for more information.

Food Truck Throwdown
The event will be held in historic Green Hill Park in Worcester, on Saturday May 5th, 2018 from 11am to 5pm. Trucks will be placed throughout the grounds allowing the attendees to picnic, and enjoy the park.

Click HERE for more information.

2018 New England Rowing Championships
The 2018 New England Rowing Championships are returning to Worcester on Saturday, May 5, 2018, at Lake Quinsigamond! Presented by: US Rowing
 
Click HERE for more information.
Perfect for a Mother's Day Brunch!

The restaurant offers two different experiences. During the day, our cafe is open for casual lunch, serving pastries, sandwiches and salads with a walk-in setting. In the evening the dining room offers an à la carte and chefs tasting menu that speaks of the season, varying based on the availability of ingredients.

View Menu Here!
For a full list of City events this month, click here.
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