Originally created 08/12/01

Business calendar



THIS WEEK

Tuesday or Aug. 28: 401(k) Rollover and Retirement Distribution workshop, with Greg Dechau of Edward Jones Investments; noon, at Formosa's; for reservations, call 736-6252.

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

Tuesday: National Association of Women in Construction meeting; guest speaker Beth Ligon; 6:30 p.m., Radisson Riverfront Hotel Augusta; 863-6191, Ext. 126.

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

Friday: The Augusta-Aiken Society for Human Resources Management; guest speaker John-Paul Morgante; 7:30 a.m., Radisson Riverfront Hotel Augusta; for reservations, call 739-1351.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Aug. 21: Women in Business; Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce; 11:30 a.m., Pullman Hall, 560 Walton Way; $12 prepaid, $15 walk-in; 821-1300.

Aug. 21 or 23: Estate Planning and the New Stretch IRA. Aug. 21 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. 23 with Chuck Smith of Edward Jones, Larry Little of SunAmerica and Aubrey Rhodes of Rhodes, Enoch and Taylor, PC; 6:30 p.m., North Augusta Country Club; for reservations, call 279-6065.

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

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

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

Aug. 25: Nonprofit seminar sponsored by Hughes Business Services; 10 a.m.; Radisson Suites Inn, Washington Road; $25; to register, call 771-1077.

Aug. 25: Shunning Your Alter Ego seminar; sponsored by Hughes Business Services; noon; Radisson Suites Inn, Washington Road; $25; to register, call 771-1077.

Aug. 25: Getting Out of Debt workshop; sponsored by Hughes Business Services; 2 p.m.; Radisson Suites Inn, Washington Road; $10/person, $15/couple; to register, call 771-1077.

Aug. 27-31: Microsoft Course 1560 Upgrade for NT 4.0 Administrators; ComputerLand Technology Group; call Don Strogonoff, 823-1449.

Aug. 28: 401K Rollover & Retirement Distribution workshop; Greg Dechau of Edward Jones Investments; learn 72T, how to take money from IRA without penalty; noon to 1 p.m.; Formosa's; for reservations, call 736-6252.

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

Aug. 29: A.M. Connection; 7:30 a.m., North Augusta Community Center; reservations by Aug. 27; 441-4290.

Aug. 30: Two Augusta chapters of BNI Visitors' Day; 7 a.m.; Partridge Inn, Walton Way; guest speaker Regional Director Bob Travis; for reservations, call 823-8114.

Aug. 30: Business After Hours and New Member Reception; 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. 25: Estate Planning & the New Stretch IRA dinner seminar; Greg Decahu of Edward Jones and estate attorney Tracy Taylor and Bill Lehew; 6:30 p.m., for reservations, call 736-6252.

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. Thursdays (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.