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Calendar

Monday, June 17, 2013 - 12:01 am

•Women's Bureau Lunch & Learn will be 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. June 18 at Dress for Success Boutique, 2323 Fairfield Ave., in the cottage behind Fort Wayne Baptist Church, next to the Women's Bureau. Topic will be Power Presentation Skills. Presenter will be Michelle Gladieux, professional speaker and instructor, Gladieux Consulting. Host will be Dress for Success. All attendees should bring their own lunch.

•Greater Fort Wayne Chamber of Commerce June and August events. Unless otherwise stated, register at www.fwchamber.org/events. For more information on any of these events, contact Liz Struckholz at 424-1435, Ext. 259, or email lstruckholz@fwchamber.org. Payment for events is nonrefundable. Live, Learn and Intern: Eagle Marsh Hike and Picnic will be 5:30-7:30 p.m. June 20. Hikers should wear long pants and tennis shoes. A maximum of 16 people for the hike. The picnic is open to all who register. The Chamber Classic: Coyote Creek Golf Club will be 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Aug. 8. A public relations opportunity.

SCORE (Service Corps of Retired Executives) will meet at 10 a.m. June 18 at Indiana Tech University, Andorfer Commons Board Room, 1600 E. Washington Blvd. Speaker will be Anthony Juliano, Asher Agency. Topic will be Social Media and how to use it. Guests are welcome. For information, send email to scorefw50@frontier.com.

Mayor Tom Henry's Youth Engagement Council is accepting applications until June 22. Applicants must be entering their high school sophomore, junior or senior year in public, private or home schools. Students selected for in-person interviews will be contacted in July. For an application go to www.cityoffortwayne.org/ myec. Fax completed applications to 1-260-427-1115 or mail to Mayor's Office, 200 E. Berry St., Fort Wayne, IN 46802.

Leadership Fort Wayne Class Project

Love, Fort Wayne City Tour will end June 23 at the conclusion of Greekfest. The tour uses a game board that participants must collect stamps for by visiting downtown businesses that are participating in the event. For more information regarding specific rules, dates, and prize qualifications, go to www.leadershipfortwayne.org.

SBA Certification Programs and Federal Government Contracting Seminar will begin with registration at 12:30 p.m. June 25 in the Northeast ISBDC classroom, IPFW Hobson Center, 4312 Hobson Road. Presenters will be Vernice Mathis, business opportunity specialist for the Indiana District Office of the U.S. Small Business Administration; and F. G. “Gil” Perry, counselor-trainer, PICC PTAC Northeast Indiana. Topics will be SBA's 8 (a) Business Development Program Certification and the Historically Underutilized Business Zones Program and Federal Government Contracting. The seminar is free. Reservations will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. For a reservation, email Vernice.Mathis@sba.gov or call 1-317-226-7272, Ext. 115.

CASHLAND Customer Appreciation will be noon-4 pm. June 29 at 4850 S. Calhoun St. A raffle, prizes and refreshments will be available. For more information, call 744-0520.

Fred Pryor Seminars Microsoft Excel will be 9 a.m.-4 pm. Aug. 1 at Courtyard by Marriott, Downtown, 1150 S. Harrison St. Cost is $79 and includes coursebook. Register at www.pryor.com or phone at 1-800-897-5003.

Broadband and Economic Vitality Conference How Fiber Networks Create Jobs and Wealth Chicago Conference will be Nov. 5-7. Early bird rates are public officials, $185; general admission, $295. Early Bird registration ends July 1. Register at www.TownsAndTechnologies.com.

CLASSES

IPFW DIVISION OF CONTINUING STUDIES, 2101 Coliseum Blvd. E.: Business Management Courses: Launching Your Own

Business A Sound and Proven Path will be 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. June 26. Cost: $25. Computer Technology Courses: Go Paperless II

Working with Adobe Acrobat will be 6-8:15 p.m. June 17-July 8. Cost: $157. CEU: 0.9. For information for full course descriptions, visit http://learn.ipfw.edu or to register, call 481-6619.

Send information about upcoming meetings, seminars and conventions on company letterhead, to be received by noon Wednesday to The News-Sentinel, Business Monday, PO Box 102, Fort Wayne, IN 46801, or fax information to 461-8817, or email to business@news-sentinel.com.