Originally created 07/12/98

Business calendar: Chamber's Business@Breakfast set



Tuesday: Business@Breakfast, a Metro Augusta Chamber of Commerce event; sponsored by Charter Hospital, 3100 Perimeter Parkway; guest speaker: John Lindsay; buffet begins at 7:15 a.m., networking at 7:30 a.m. and program at 7:45 a.m.; cost is $10 prepaid, $12 others through hot line, $14 walk-in members and $20 for nonmembers; call 821-1320; reservations are required.

Tuesday: Financial Development; host, Baird & Co.; Daniel Village Activity Room, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.; free; must be a member of Resource Center on Aging; to be a member you must be 50 years old and the fee is $5 a year; call 733-7262, Ext. 10 for reservations by Monday.

Wednesday: The Metro Augusta Chamber of Commerce Women in Business; sponsored by Augusta Limousine; The Clubhouse, 2567 Washington Road; guest speaker: Vicki Smith; 11:30 a.m.; cost is $10 for prepaid reservations, $12 for other hot line reservations, $14 walk-in members and $20 for other; call 821-1320 or fax interest to 731-7098; reservations are required.

Wednesday: Interagency Council of the CSRA; noon, University Hospital Dining Room 6; guest speaker: Russell Barrett; all interested bring lunch; contact Janet Reed-Massman at 722-6512.

Thursday: Estate Planning; host, Greg Dechau of Edward Jones Investments; featured speaker is Aubrey Rhodes; 6:30 p.m. at the Partridge Inn, dinner will be served; R.S.V.P. by calling 736-6252 by Monday, reservations are required.

Friday: Deadline for applicants for Small Business Round Table; sponsored by Metro Augusta Chamber of Commerce; $75 administrative fee with application; call 821-1304 for information.

Friday: "Performance Measurement: Practical Strategies and Information Systems That Work"; sponsored by Augusta Chapter of the Institute of Management Accountants; two-day seminar at Radisson Riverfront Hotel Augusta; dinner after meeting with talks Saturday morning by Tom Gentry and Chuck Smith; cost is $190 for members, $205 for others and offers eight hours of CPE credit; contact Robyn Verdery at 823-3738 for more information.

Saturday: CSRA Home Based Business Expo; Regency Mall; call 869-1461 for information.

Saturday: Launching Your New Business; class is from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; fee is $19; call Augusta State University Continuing Education at 737-1636 for information.

Upcoming events

July 21: Starting Your Own Business; host, University of Georgia Business Outreach Services/Small Business Development Center; 6:30-8:30 p.m., fee is $30; call 737-1790.

July 22: Greater North Augusta Chamber of Commerce Women In Business; sponsored by Wachovia; North Augusta Country Club; guest speaker: Lessie Price; networking from 11:30 a.m. to noon, lunch and program from noon to 1 p.m.; $10 for members, $15 others or no reservation; call for reservations at (803) 279-2323 no later than Monday, July 20.

July 23: Metro Augusta Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours; Comfort Inn, 629 Frontage Road, Interstate 20 & Bobby Jones Expressway, 5:30-8 p.m.; cost is $10; contact Leslie Fletcher at 821-1304 for further information.

July 23: Retirement and Asset Protection Education Workshops; guest speakers: Buzz Hankinson and Hank Hankinson; first workshop from 10 a.m. to noon, followed by a free three-course prime rib dinner, and the second workshop is from 6-8 p.m., also followed by a free three-course prime rib dinner; reservations are required by Wednesday, July 22, call 722-4909.

July 23: Blue Chip Investment Club; Daniel Village Activity Room, 6-7 p.m.; cost is $1 payable at door, must be a member of Resource Center on Aging; to be a member you must be 50 years old and pay fee of $5 a year; call 733-7262 for reservations by Monday.

July 29: Monthly Breakfast Meeting; sponsored by the Greater North Augusta Chamber of Commerce; North Augusta Community Center; buffet line at 7:15 a.m., program starts at 7:45 a.m.; fee is $5 for members with reservations, $7 for nonmembers and members without reservations.

Sept. 24: Going for the Gold; sponsored by The Greater North Augusta Chamber of Commerce; North Augusta Country Club; business fair 4-8 p.m., business after hours 5:30-8 p.m.; deadline for registration is Sept. 11; for more information contact Catherine Meets at 722-2229.

Oct. 15: Business Women's Expo; hosted by the National Association of Female Executives; conducted in Aiken; to obtain information contact Chris Slaughter, by Aug. 30, at (803) 648-0177 or e-mail cslaught@scescape.net.

The Biz Calendar column is a public-service listing of The Augusta Chronicle. We should receive typewritten information about business events for this column no later than noon Tuesday. Please send items to The Augusta Chronicle, Biz Calendar, Newsroom, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta GA 30903; bring them by the News Building at 725 Broad St. in Augusta; or send a fax to (706) 722-7403. Include a contact name and telephone number.