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Sunday, June 30, 2013
TUESDAY, JULY 2
STARTUP MEET UP LEAN COFFEE
Propose and discuss topics with fellow professionals and entrepreneurs.
Where: Business Lounge, 131 Kirk Ave., Roanoke
When: 8 to 9:30 a.m.
MONDAY, JULY 8 - THURSDAY, JULY, 11
OSHA 511 - BASIC COURSE FOR GENERAL INDUSTRY
OSHA policy procedures and standards, as well as general industry safety and health principles, will be taught.
Where: Virginia Western Community College, 3093 Colonial Ave., Roanoke
When: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 10
Know how to respond if you find your business under investigation by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission or Department of Labor. Hosted by Creekmore Law Firm. RSVP.
Where: Salem Memorial Ballpark, Roanoke Blvd., Salem
When: 5:30 to 6:45 p.m.
TUESDAY, JULY 16
AFTER HOURS WITH THE CHAMBER
Hosted by the Botetourt County Chamber of Commerce.
Where: Amethyst Acres Equine Center, 9195 Springwood Road, Buchanan
When: 5:30 to 8 p.m.
Cost: Free for chamber members and their guests
Contact: 473-8280, email@example.com
THURSDAY, JULY 18
Network with other business owners or search for new job opportunities. Hosted by the Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce.
Where: Inn at Virginia Tech & Skelton Conference Center, 901 Prices Fork Road, Blacksburg
When: 2 to 5:30 p.m. open to public; 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Chamber Business After Hours
Contact: 382-3020, firstname.lastname@example.org
FRIDAY. JULY 19
STARTUP READINESS EXPRESS
Giles County Chamber of Commerce and VT KnowledgeWorks host an event providing information for prospective entrepreneurs. Registration required.
Where: New River Community Services, 705 Wenonah Ave., Pearisburg
When: 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Cost: $49 for one, $89 for two
Kiwanis Club of Botetourt County
Meets from 7 to 8 a.m. Fridays at Greenfield Education and Training Center, Daleville. For information, call Tim Alderman at 353-4695 or visit botetourtkiwanis.org.
Real Estate Investors of Roanoke
Meets Tuesdays at El Rodeo, 4017 Williamson Road, Roanoke. For anyone interested in learning about real estate investing. For information, email email@example.com or visit www.reiofroanoke.com.
Kiwanis Club of Roanoke
Meets from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Wednesdays at The Patrick Henry on South Jefferson Street. For information, call Lloyd Enoch at 265-2441.
Rotary Club of Blacksburg
Meets from noon to 1 p.m. Thursdays at Blacksburg Country Club. For information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.blacksburgrotary.org.
Christiansburg-Blacksburg Rotary Club
Meets from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Mondays at Blacksburg Country Club. For information, contact Les Myers at 230-9376 or email@example.com.
Rotary Club of Roanoke Valley
Meets from 7 to 8 a.m. Tuesdays at Hidden Valley Country Club. For information about Rotary International, visit www.rotary.org. For the Roanoke Valley club, call Bob McAdam at 776-2583 or 342-1507.
Salem Kiwanis Club
Meets Tuesdays at 11:45 a.m. at the Salem Civic Center on Roanoke Boulevard. For information, contact Paul Bowles at 375-3004 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Rotary Club of Salem
Meets Thursdays at noon at the Salem Civic Center on Roanoke Boulevard. For information about Rotary International, visit www.rotary.org. For the Salem club, visit www.salemrotaryclub.com or contact Lenora Downing at 444-4104 or email@example.com.
Radford Noon Rotary Club
Meets Wednesdays at noon at the Best Western on Tyler Avenue. For information, contact Martin Riding at firstname.lastname@example.org or 859-948-0001.
Buchanan Rotary Club
Meets Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. at the Community House, Lowe Street, Buchanan. For information, contact Joe Obenshain at 966-5433 or email@example.com or call Buchanan Rotary at 254-1010.
Christiansburg Rotary Club
Meets every Friday at noon at Lucie Monroe's Coffee Shop, Christiansburg. For information, contact Eric Johnsen at firstname.lastname@example.org or 818-6618.
Rotary Club of Smith Mountain Lake
Meets at 7 a.m. the second and fourth Thursdays of the month at Westlake Country Club in Hardy. For information, contact Case Pieterman at 586-8464 or email@example.com.
Rotary Blue Ridge New Generations
Meets from 6 to 7 p.m. every first, third and fifth (if applicable) Wednesday at 202 Market in Roanoke. For more information, call Ellie Hammer at 985-5410.
Valley Easy Speakers Toastmasters
Meets at 7 p.m. the first and third Thursdays at LewisGale Medical Center. For information, call Joe Campagna at 765-2383.
Talk of the Town Toastmasters
Meets the first and third Fridays, 7:30 to 8:30 a.m., at the State Farm building, Roanoke. For information, contact Robert Turcotte at 989-0214 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Meets the second and fourth Thursdays, 7 p.m. Check www.roanoketoastmasters.com/directions.html for location. For information, contact Sean Neff at 761-1432 or email@example.com
Rotary Club of Roanoke
Meets second and fourth Thursdays at the Roanoke Country Club at noon. For more information, contact Jean Ann Hughes at 521-4754 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Blue Hills Toastmasters
Meets noon to 1 p.m. on the first and third Fridays at United Way of Roanoke Valley. For information, contact Andre Brooks at 774-6206 or email@example.com.
Rotary Club of Roanoke Downtown
Meets at noon on the first and third Wednesdays at 109 Kirk Ave. Visit www.roanokedowntown.org for more information.
Meets at 7 p.m. the second Thursday of the month at 117 E. Lee St. in Vinton. For information, call Kay Green at 977-1959.
The Salem Host Lions Club
Meets at 6:30 p.m. on the first Tuesday of the month at the Salem Civic Center. For information, contact Bill Powell at 389-7078 or firstname.lastname@example.org
APICS, the Association for Operations Management
Meets the second Tuesday of the month. For information, call John Dyer at 777-0526.
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