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THIS WEEK

MONDAY: ServSafe Food Safety Class; 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Augsburg Haus, 4460 Washington Road, Evans; $175; (706)
833-7677

TUESDAY: Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce Women In Business luncheon, topic is aligning personal and corporate giving goals with the right nonprofit agency; 11:30 a.m.; Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center, 2 10th St., Augusta; $25 for members, $35 for nonmembers; (706)
821-1318

THURSDAY: Greater Aiken Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours; 5-7 p.m.; Aiken Arts Commission, 214 Park Ave. SW, Aiken; free for members, (803)
649-1200

UPCOMING

AUG. 27: ServSafe Food Safety Class; 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Augsburg Haus, 4460 Washington Road, Evans; $175; (706)
833-7677

AUG. 28: Early Bird Networker Business Mixer; 7 p.m.; Somewhere in Augusta Bar & Grill, 2820 Washington Road, Augusta; free, (706)
833-7677

AUG. 29, 30: ServSafe Food Safety Class; 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. both days, Copy Center Plus, 3358 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; $175; (706)
833-7677

ONGOING

• Free counseling for small-business owners and entrepreneurs; SCORE, a nonprofit volunteer organization, helps with developing business and marketing plans, record keeping or general business problems; (706) 793-9998 in Augusta, (803) 279-2323 in North Augusta and (803)
641-1111 in Aiken

• Business Network International chapter meetings are held weekly across the area. To learn more, visit bni-scga.com for local chapter listings or contact Amy D. Kilpatrick at amy@bni-scga.com or (706) 364-9872.

• Real estate career seminars; 7 p.m. Tuesdays, 4434 Columbia Road, Suite 204, Martinez, (706)
364-4234

• Free small-business consulting; Small Busi­ness Develop­ment Center, Enter­prise Mill, 1450 Greene St., Suite 3500; helps with developing or updating business plans and financial projections, identifying sources of capital, establishing record-keeping, accessing market data, creating marketing strategies, strategic planning and suppliers; by appointment; (706) 721-4545

• Elim­inate Your Mortgage and Consu­mer Debt workshop; 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Hawthorn Suites, 4049 Jim­mie Dyess Parkway; free; RSVP, (706)
564-5885


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