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Project Chick
10 a.m. - 11 a.m. Charlestown

Saturday Sweat Fitcamp
11 a.m. - 12:30 a.m. Westerly

Introduction to Geocaching
1 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Westerly

Family Movie
1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Charlestown

Armory Recognition night
6 p.m. - 8 p.m. Westerly

Navigation Using GPS
7 p.m. - 8 p.m. Charlestown

"Out of the Shadows"
7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Westerly

RI Blood Drive
8 a.m. - 11 a.m. Westerly

"Steel Magnolias"
8 p.m. - 10 p.m. Westerly

Yoga
8:30 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. Charlestown

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Upcoming R.I. small business training events, seminars


The following are this week’s scheduled Rhode Island small business training events:

Wednesday

How to Explore the 8(a) Government Contracting Program, from the U.S. Small Business Administration and the Center for Women & Enterprise, 132 George M. Cohan Blvd. in Providence. The program runs from 2 to 4 p.m. and is free. To register, visit www.cweonline.org or call 401-277-0800.

The federal government spends over $2 billion on goods and services each year. Are you getting your share? An SBA small business certification may make the difference for your company.

Thursday

Bidding on Projects with the State of Rhode Island, from the Rhode Island Procurement Technical Assistance Center, 315 Iron Horse Way in Providence. The program runs from 10 to 11:30 a.m. and is free. To register, visit www.riptac.org or call 401-278-9173.

RI PTAC, in partnership with the Rhode Island Division of Purchases, is pleased to offer an important briefing focusing on the new regulations and guidelines going into effect on Jan. 1 for bidding on projects with the Division of Purchases.

The following are this week’s upcoming small business seminars:

Monday — How to Start or Run a Profitable Small Business, 6:30 p.m. The seminar is free.

Wednesday — Revealed: 4 Powerful Drivers You Must Know to Grow Your Business, 8:30 a.m. The seminar fee is $35.

Thursday — It’s Who They Know That Counts: Advanced Power Networking, 9 a.m. The seminar is free.

Thursday — Growth Spurt: The major breakthrough strategies you need to grow your business now, 6:30 p.m. The seminar costs $18.63.

To register, please go to www.prophetshareri.com.

If you have questions, please call Dave Nash at 401-447-8000. All events will be held at the Centerville Seminar Center, 875 Centerville Road, Warwick, Building 2, Suite 5.



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