Originally created 07/29/01

Business calendar



THIS WEEK

Monday: Computer class for beginners; 6-8 p.m.; Grayknight Computers on Monte Sano Avenue; $95 for all three nights; 830-2088.

Thursday and Aug. 4: Managing Investment Risk, presented by the Jenkins Group; 3 p.m. Thursday, 9 a.m. Saturday; 1301 Broad St.; refreshments provided; for reservations, call 821-4000.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Aug. 7: Business 101, A Beginner's Guide to eBusiness for Small Businesses; 10 a.m. to noon, University of Georgia Business Outreach Services, 1054 Claussen Road, Suite 301, Augusta; 737-1790.

Aug. 15: Free CSRA Internet Business User Group; 7-9 p.m., 963 Dougherty Road in Aiken; for reservations call, David Vine at (800) 987-8743.

Aug. 14: Business at Breakfast; 7:30 a.m., Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce; $12 prepaid, $15 walk-in; 821-1300.

Aug. 21: Women in Business; Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce; 11:30 a.m., Pullman Hall, 560 Walton Way; $12 prepaid, $15 walk-in; 821-000.

Aug. 21: Estate Planning and the New Stretch IRA, with Greg Dechau of Edward Jones and guest speakers Tracy Taylor of Rhodes, Enoch & Taylor, PC, and Jamie Croland of Hartford Leaders; 6:30 p.m.; for reservations, call 736-6252.

Aug. 21: Small Business Success School; 6:30-8:30 p.m., University of Georgia Business Outreach Services, 1054 Claussen Road, Suite 301; 737-1790.

Aug. 22: Bank on Your Business; 10 a.m. to noon, University of Georgia Business Outreach Services, 1054 Claussen Road, Suite 301; 737-1790.

Aug. 23: Small Business Bookkeeping; 6:30-8:30 p.m., University of Georgia Business Outreach Services, 1054 Claussen Road, Suite 301; 737-1790.

Aug. 28: Smart Marketing; 6:30-8:30 p.m., 1054 Claussen Road, Suite 301; 737-1790.

Aug. 30: Business After Hours; Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce; 5:30 p.m., Radisson Riverfront Hotel Augusta; $10 members, $15 nonmembers; 821-1300.

Aug. 31: MCG Residents' Practice Management Seminar; 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., MCG Alumni Center; for reservations, call Elizabeth Crans at 721-0941.

Sept. 28: Long-term-care luncheon with Chuck Smith of Edward Jones; noon, North Augusta Country Club; for reservations, call Sherri Daniel at 279-6065.

Oct. 10: Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce Small Business Extravaganza; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; 821-1300.

Nov. 15: Women In Business Signature Event with guest speaker Connie Podesta; Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce; 821-1300.

Ongoing:

Referrals at Breakfast, a business networking group, 7 a.m. each Thursday (except holidays), Partridge Inn dining room; Pat Fair 823-8114.

Keller Williams Realty Career coffee club meetings; short, informative, personalized sessions for anyone considering a career in real estate. Also sessions for new agents who want to preview their careers; The Atrium, 3633 Wheeler Road; for schedule, call Mary or Amy, 868-3772.

Computer training and certification in A+, Network+, MCSE and CCNA; evening and weekend courses available; ComputerLand Advanced Technology Group; Juliana Boatwright, 823-1449, www.catg.com.

Online computer certification courses in Novell IntranetWare, Microsoft, Cisco CCNA training, Computer Telephony Institute, Comp TIA training and more; Augusta State University; scheduled at your convenience; 737-1636.

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, c/o Mac Hill, Newsroom, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, GA 30903; or bring them to the News Building at 725 Broad St.; or send a fax to (706) 722-7403. Include a contact name and telephone number.