On the Horizon – July 18, 2014

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July 19

Music on the labyrinth

First Christian Church invites all to enjoy Hawaiian music and dancers, 6:30 p.m. Donations will be accepted. 633-7888.

July 22

New to PPWFC

Orientation to the Pikes Peak Workforce Center, from 2-4 p.m., 1675 Garden of the Gods Road, Suite 1107. To register, visit ppwfc.org.

Create a better resume

Resume Building 201: Class at the Pikes Peak Workforce Center, from 2-4 p.m., 1675 Garden of the Gods Road, Suite 1107. To register, visit ppwfc.org.

July 23

CSBJ Golf Bus

Bus departs from SportzSkills, limited to 72 players, Four Mile Ranch Golf Course. Great networking opportunities and fun. The $75 cost includes bus ride to and from the course, lunch, beverages, greens fees, cart rental and beverages and snacks on the return trip.

Build a basic resume

Resume Building 101: Class at the Pikes Peak Workforce Center, from 10 a.m.-noon, 1675 Garden of the Gods Road, Suite 1107. To register, visit ppwfc.org.

July 24

Be a strong leader

Free Ent seminar on being a strong leader and motivator for your team for office managers, from 8:30-10 a.m., 7350 Campus Drive, second floor. To register, ent.com/seminars or call 574-1100 ext. 6670.

Google Ad words

Learn how to increase quality scores, conduct and copy split testing, conduct key word research and how to properly structure accounts to increase leads and to lower cost per conversion in a $20 workshop will take place from 10:30 a.m.-noon at 1675 Garden of the Gods, Suite 1107. Prepayment is required by going to: https://clients.coloradosbdc.org/workshop.aspx?ekey=70330415.

CSBJ Power Lunch

Join surrounding city mayors’ discussion of what’s happening in each city. Mayors attending: Manitou Springs, Green Mountain Falls, Fountain, Palmer Lake and Monument, Hotel Elegante, $25 includes lunch, 11:30 a.m. Register at csbj.com and click on events.

Buying a home?

Ent offers a free home buying webinar, online only from 6-7 p.m. Sign up at ent.com/seminars or call 574-1100 ext. 6670.

July 25

Celebrate independence

The Independence Center hosts the ADA celebration featuring recording artist Sean Forbes, job fair, health fair, artists with disabilities, deaf and hard of hearing expo, adaptive home display and more through July 26, from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Freedom Financial Services Center, 3650 N. Nevada Ave. Job Fair is Friday only from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. For information, call 471-8181.

July 26

Restore Waldo Canyon

Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado will conduct repairs to the Waldo Canyon burn scar from 8 a.m.-4 p.m., skill level: difficult. Minimum age to volunteer: 16. Volunteer opportunities are open to the public, and no experience or training is necessary. Register in advance to ensure adequate quantities of tools, supplies and food. Register at www.voc.org/volunteer or call 303-715-1010.

July 28

New to PPWFC

Orientation to the Pikes Peak Workforce Center, from 10 a.m.-noon, 1675 Garden of the Gods Road, Suite 1107. To register, visit ppwfc.org.

Aug. 15

Healthy employers

This is the deadline to apply for the inaugural healthiest employer awards for Colorado Springs, given in small, medium and large business categories. Also, nominate someone for the healthiest CEO. Save the date for the 6035 Lifestyle Lunch on Thursday, Sept. 25.

Sept. 10

Housing for the aging

The older adult population is expected to increase 179 percent in the next 16 years, and many want to remain in their homes, aging in place. This conference for older adults promotes more housing choices and discusses the options for housing, from 8 a.m.-2 p.m., Penrose House Garden Pavilion, $55. To register, call 231-7803.

Business Expo

The 2014 Business Alliance Springs Business Expo will be at The Broadmoor World Arena. To register, call 884-2832.

Sept. 25

Lifestyle Lunch

This is the day the Colorado Springs Business Journal awards the healthiest employers, given in small, medium and large business categories and the healthiest CEO. Stay tuned for more details.