Tuesday: Lump Sum Distribution and Retirement Planning; 7 p.m., Edward Jones, Walton Plaza, 3635 Walton Way Extension; free workshop presented by Greg Dechau for BellSouth employees; call for reservations, 736-6252.
Wednesday: A.M. Connection; North Augusta Chamber of Commerce; 7:30-8:30 a.m., North Augusta Community Center; "Crime Stoppers in the CSRA;" $7.50 members with reservations, $10 members without reservations, $15 nonmembers; (803) 279-2323.
Wednesday: Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM) Augusta chapter; 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m., Radisson Suites, Washington Road; with employment attorney Jonathan Martin; 738-5046.
Thursday: Retirement Planning Strategies; with Greg Dechau of Edward Jones; guest speakers are Tracy Taylor and Dain Reeves; 6:30 p.m.; call by Monday for reservations, 736-6252.
Thursday: Small Business Celebration; with luncheon, expo, and seminar; 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., Radisson Riverfront Hotel; presented by the Augusta Metro and Columbia County chambers of commerce; 821-1300.
Sept. 10: Retirement Planning Strategies; 6:30 p.m., Edward Jones, Walton Plaza, 3635 Walton Way Extension. Seminar with Greg Dechau of Edward Jones. Guest speakers include estate attorney Tracy Taylor of Rhodes, Enoch and Taylor PC and Jeff Nance of Planco, call for reservations by Sept. 6 at 736-6252.
Sept. 17: Small-Business Person of the Year Luncheon; North Augusta Chamber of Commerce; 11:30 a.m., North Augusta Country Club; 279-2323.
Sept. 18: Dreaming About Retirement? Plan for It!; North Augusta Chamber of Commerce Small-Business Development Series; by Chuck Smith; 9-10:30 a.m., 701 Greene St., Suite 200; continental breakfast provided; free for North Augusta Chamber members, $15 due at registration for nonmembers; call Roni Geiselhart at (803) 279-2323.
Sept. 24: QuickBooks Pro 2002 workshop; with Sonia Gowen, certified QuickBooks Pro adviser; 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Serotta Maddocks Evans & Co. CPAs, 701 Greene St., Suite 200; $195 due at registration, breakfast and lunch provided; Dawn Hatfield, 722-5337.
Sept. 27: Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM) Augusta chapter's 40th anniversary celebration; 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Radisson Riverfront Hotel Augusta; with proclamation by Mayor Bob Young; call Julie Goley at 737-1604.
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