On the Horizon – May 24, 2013

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May 28

Legal advice for minority- and women-owned businesses

The Small Business Administration is offering free legal consultation for minority- and women-owned businesses from 6 to 8 p.m. at Mi Casa Resource Center, 360 Acoma St. in Denver. Learn whether your business issue has a legal aspect, where you can find legal resources, whether you need a lawyer and where to find one. Register at 303-539-5600.

May 29

Rising Professionals Member Orientation

Learn more about the Rising Professionals group during member orientation from noon to 1 p.m. at City Hall, 107 N. Nevada Ave. Call 471-8183 for information and to register for the free event.

May 30

Career Compass Lab

The East Library will hold a lab to teach people about library resources that can help with job searches, résumés and interviewing skills at 8:30 a.m. at 5550 N. Union Blvd. Call 389-8968 to register.

Women’s Chamber Meet and Greet

The Southern Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce will meet from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Tracy Miller Gallery in Manitou Springs. The event features a raffle of artwork, and cocktails and appetizers. Register at scwcc.com or call 442-2007.

May 31

International Association of Administrative Professionals

The Colorado-Wyoming-Montana division of the International Association of Administrative Professionals will hold an educational summit May 31 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel. For more information, or to register for the event, go to www.iaap-co-wy-mt.org.

June 4

Women’s Chamber of Commerce Ultimate Night Out

The Southern Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce will hold its Ultimate Night Out from 5 to 7 p.m. at World Golf. The hat theme this month is “Tee’d Off.” Members are invited to wear their most creative hats to the event. The winner will receive a free round of miniature golf and a margarita. Call 442-2007 for more information and to register.

June 9

Federal Contracting Certifications

The Small Business Administration will hold a class about receiving HubZone and Women-Owned Small Business certification. Topics include eligibility, requirements and benefits. The event is from 9 to 11:30 a.m. at the SBA district office, 721 19th St., Suite 426 in Denver. Register by calling 303-844-2607, ext. 205.

June 12

Twitter: The Ultimate in Real-Time Listening

The Better Business Bureau will host a workshop about using Twitter effectively from 8:30 to 11 a.m. at Ent Federal Credit Union, 7350 Campus Drive. The speaker is Matt Kaskavitch. Call 636-5076 to register.

June 13

State of the City address

Colorado Springs Mayor Steve Bach will talk about his second year in office, focusing on jobs, transforming city government and building community, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the International Center at The Broadmoor hotel. Cost is $40 for Business Alliance members, $50 for non-members and $500 for a corporate table of nine. Event registration closes 24 hours before the event. Call 884-2832 to register.

June 14

BBB Foundation Golf Tournament

The Better Business Bureau’s foundation will host its annual fundraiser at the Eisenhower Golf Club at the Air Force Academy. Check-in is at 7:30 a.m. with shotgun start at 8. Foursomes are $650 and singles are $175. Register at http://tinyurl.com/golf-614 or contact Kelly Utermoehlen at kellyu@bbbsc.org.