Originally created 08/16/98

Business calendar: County club to hold seminar on tax, investments



Tuesday: "Solutions To The Tax & Investment Puzzle," hosted by Chuck Smith of Edward Jones Investments; guest speakers: Aubrey Rhodes and Scott Avery; 6:30 p.m. at North Augusta Country Club; dinner served; free, reservations required; call Debi at 279-6065 for reservations.

Tuesday: "How To Write a Business Plan"; sponsored by Small Business Development Center of the University of South Carolina; 6-8 p.m.; cost is $50; call (803) 777-5400.

Wednesday: Women in Business; sponsored by The Augusta Chronicle; 11:30 a.m.; The Clubhouse, 2567 Washington Road; for information, send fax to Julie Goley at 731-7098.

Wednesday: Interagency Council of CSRA; update of services offered by University of Georgia Extension by Betty English; noon at University Hospital Dining Room 6; all interested, bring lunch, contact Janet Reed-Massman at 722-6512.

Thursday: The CSRA Chapter of the Georgia Association of Public Accountants monthly meeting; topic is "The Uniform Accounting Act and Its Effect on the Accounting Profession in Georgia"; 8:15 a.m.; Holiday Inn West; $9, includes meal.

Thursday: Retirement and asset protection educational workshops; sponsored by Estate and Business Consultants Inc.; 10 a.m.-noon and 6-8 p.m., the Sheraton Augusta Hotel; free; dinner served; for reservations call 722-4909.

Thursday: Business After Hours; sponsored by Holiday Inn, 2155 Gordon Highway; 5:30-8 p.m.; $10 admission includes food, drinks, door prizes and a jackpot; fax Leslie Fletcher at 821-1330 for information.

Thursday: "Estate Planning and Reducing Taxes on Social Security Income"; seminar sponsored by Edward Jones Investments; 6:30 p.m. at the Partridge Inn; free, dinner served; for reservations call Joy at 736-6252.

Thursday: Institute of Management Accountants -- Augusta; first educational meeting; Damon's on Washington Road at 11:45 a.m., lunch served at noon; cost for lunch is $10 for members, $5 for student members; meeting offers one hour of CPE; guest speaker Paul Gamsby; make reservations by calling coaches board at 560-2622, number 11377 or Debbie Wren at 481-1771 (dwen@smilegas.com).

Thursday Delta House Inc., and CSRA Classic Leadership Program's seminar Investing 101; presented by Robinson-Humphrey; Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History, 1116 Phillips St.; 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., students and parents invited, for information call 724-3576.

Friday: Long-term care seminar; hosted by Chuck Smith of Edward Jones Investments; guest speaker: Bernard T. Alvey; noon at the North Augusta Country Club; lunch served; dinner served; free, but reservations required, call 279-6065.

Upcoming events

Aug. 25: "Power Marketing"; sponsored by University of Georgia Small Outreach Services; 6:30-8:30 p.m.; fee is $30; call 737-1790 for more information.

Aug. 25: "How To Write a Business Plan"; sponsored by Small Business Development Center of the University of South Carolina; 6-8 p.m.; cost is $50; call (803) 777-5400.

Aug. 25: Drugs Don't Work Workshop; "Supervisory Skills For a Drug-Free Workplace;" guest speakers: Peggy Larkin Kelly, Mike Mizell and Rosalind B. Jones; University Hospital Medical Center South Richmond County, Peach Orchard Road; 10 a.m.-noon, Learn & Live Room, second floor; fee is $45 per company-up to six people (cost may be applied for membership); call the Chamber of Commerce at 821-130 for more information.

Aug. 26: "Heart Disease and Cardiovascular Rehabilitation"; breakfast meeting sponsored by Aiken Regional Medical Centers; 7:15 a.m., North Augusta Country Club; $5 for members and $7 for nonmembers and members without reservations; call or fax reservations by noon Friday.

Aug. 27: Discussion on Johnny Got His Gun by Dalton Trumbo; 3 p.m.; Barnes & Noble, 1336 Augusta West Parkway; call 860-2310 for more information.

Aug. 27: Starting Your Own Business; sponsored by University of Georgia Small Outreach Services; 3-5 p.m., fee $30; call 737-1790 for more information.

Sept. 8, 15 and 22: "How To Write A Business Plan"; sponsored by Small Business Development Center of the University of South Carolina; 6-8 p.m., cost is $50; call (803) 777-5400.

Sept. 21: "Small Business Lending for Business Owners"; sponsored by The Greater North Augusta Chamber of Commerce; 5 p.m., Chamber of Commerce Conference Room; for seminar reservations call 279-2323.

Sept. 21: "Identifying Your Dream Job -- 5 Techniques That Work"; sponsored by The Greater North Augusta Chamber of Commerce; 7 p.m., Meybohm Building, 1708 Bunting Drive, North Augusta; limited to 10 participants; for seminar reservations call 279-2323.

Sept. 22: "Interview Techniques for the 90s"; sponsored by The Greater North Augusta Chamber of Commerce; 7:30 a.m., 306 E. Martintown Road; for seminar reservations call 279-2323.

Sept. 22: "Retirement Planning and Investing for Your Future"; sponsored by The Greater North Augusta Chamber of Commerce; noon, 511 W. Martintown Road; for seminar reservations call 279-2323.

Sept. 22: "Designing Web Pages for Your Business"; sponsored by The Greater North Augusta Chamber of Commerce; 12 p.m. and 7 p.m., Aiken Technical College, Main Campus 700 Building, Room 804; for seminar reservations call 279-2323.

Sept. 22: "How to Develop Excellence in Customer Service"; sponsored by The Greater North Augusta Chamber of Commerce; 7 p.m., Chamber of Commerce Conference Room; for seminar reservations call 279-2323.

Sept. 23: "Recent Tax Legislation Affecting Small Business/Individuals"; sponsored by The Greater North Augusta Chamber of Commerce; 7 p.m., Chamber of Commerce Conference Room; for seminar reservations call 279-2323.

Sept. 24: "Retirement Planning for Business Owners and Employees"; sponsored by The Greater North Augusta Chamber of Commerce; noon; North Augusta Country Club; for seminar reservations, call 279-2323.

Sept. 23: Greater North Augusta Chamber of Commerce Business Week: Women in Business; sponsored by Ed Jones Investments/Chuck Smith; 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., North Augusta Country Club; for seminar reservations call 279-2323.

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, call Catherine Meets at 722-2229.

Sept. 25: Coffee Call; sponsored by The Greater North Augusta Chamber of Commerce; 7:30-8:30 a.m., Matt Neiman's Nationwide Office.

Oct. 3: The Third Annual Corporate Cup; SRS Operations Recreation Association Facility; an activity designed to strengthen communications, team unity and individual agility, health and wellness; proceeds from the event will be donated to the United Way of the CSRA; contact Jack Bearden at 828-2450.

Oct. 14, 21 and 28: "How To Write A Business Plan;" sponsored by Small Business Development Center of the University of South Carolina; 6-8 p.m.; cost is $50; call 803-777-5400.

Oct. 15: Business Women's Expo; host is the National Association of Female Executives; conducted in Aiken; all registration and payment must be received by Sept. 15; for information, call Chris Slaughter by Aug. 30 at (803) 648-0177 or e-mail cslaught@scescape.net.

Oct. 30: How To Make Presentations with Confidence and Power; Fred Pryor one-day seminar; fee, $199; for information call (800) 255-6139.

Nov. 10, 17 and 24: "How To Write A Business Plan;" sponsored by Small Business Development Center of the University of South Carolina; 6-8 p.m.; cost is $50; call (803) 777-5400.

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.