Shrewsbury: Library hosts networking group of aspiring entrepreneurs, business owners


Shrewsbury – Join the Shrewsbury Public Library’s networking group of aspiring entrepreneurs and successful business owners. In partnership with, the library will be holding monthly meetings where budding entrepreneurs can share their ideas, gain insights from experts and brainstorm with other participants. If you have an idea for a start-up or a small business, you are welcome to attend the meetings. If you would like to offer your services as a mentor, you are welcome, too.


The next meeting is Thursday, May 21, from 6:30-8:30 p.m., at the library, 214 Lake St. Special speakers include Sailaja Joshi, the CEO and founder of She will talk about her startup, which was the result of her desire to participate in the field of multicultural children’s literature. Members of SPEAK, a speech club made up of nine junior and senior high homeschool students, will present a 20-minute multimedia presentation on “Political Correctness in the Workplace.” And, Steve Sumner, a Health and Wellness Coach with a passion for helping people achieve their personal fitness goals, will talk about his journey and his plans for starting a business that will fulfill his passion.


For more information, call the Shrewsbury Public Library at 508-841-8531.