The Pikes Peak Library District is offering the following business programs in September:
Identity theft Awareness, 7 p.m. Sept. 14 at the Briargate Branch, 9475 Briar Village Point. The program will provide information about how identity theft happens, who is vulnerable and the potential consequences of those affected. Registration is not necessary. Call 260-6882 for more information. Continue Reading On the Horizon – 9/8/2006
The Pikes Peak Area Council of Governments is hosting a public meeting about improving the transportation system from 4 to 7 p.m. Sept. 6 at the East Library on North Union. Continue Reading On the Horizon – 9/1/2006Continue reading …
The Pikes Peak Community Action Agency is hosting its inaugural Groovin’ in the Garden Smooth Jazz Concert and BBQ from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Aug. 31 at Hillside Gardens & Nursery, 1006 S. Institute.
The concert features contemporary jazz artists Chieli Minucci and Special EFX, with special guest Nelson Rangell. Also performing is TruGruv, with Tony Exum Jr. Continue Reading On the Horizon – 8/25/2006
The Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Colorado Springs his hosting its Summer Extravaganza from 4:30 to 10 p.m. Sept. 30 at the Sheraton Hotel.
The event will include a fashion show, casino games and dancing. The cost is $65 for individuals, $100 for couples and $550 for parties of 10. Continue Reading On the Horizon – 8/18/2006
The Colorado Association of Internet Professionals is hosting a meeting about virtual networking as an online business booster from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Aug. 15 at the Rockrimmon Branch of the Pikes Peak Library, 832 Village Center Drive.
Information will be available about using online social networking to promote a business, including how to use sites as a free public relations tool in “word of mouth” advertising” and what technologies are available and what technical issues a business might encounter. Continue Reading On the Horizon – 8/11/2006
Folson Point Inc. is hosting a workshop about winning government proposals from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 9 in Room 303 of the University Center at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, 1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway.
There is no cost to attend. Register at www.folsompoint.com or call (303) 415-2575. Continue Reading On the Horizon – 8/4/2006
The Colorado Springs SCORE chapter is offering “Starting a Small Business” workshops for members of the military. The four-hour course is designed to answer the basic questions for people leaving the service and starting a small business. Continue Reading On the Horizon – 7/28/2006Continue reading …
The Colorado Department of Revenue is offering a free training seminar about state sales tax issues at 2:30 p.m. Aug. 3 at 4420 Austin Bluff Parkway.
The 90-minute seminar will include information about sales tax licenses, trade names, how to collect sales tax, distinguishing sales and use tax and available electronic services. Training material will be provided. For more information, visit www.TaxColorado.com. Continue Reading On the Horizon – 7/21/2006
Leadership Pikes Peak is hosting its Experience the Springs class on Sept. 27 and 28.
Participants will learn about the local arts scene, the public education system, Colorado Springs history, the inner workings of local government, the state of the regional economy and the challenges faced by human services agencies. Continue Reading On the Horizon – 7/14/2006
The City of Colorado Springs is accepting applications for its Citizens’ Academy, a series of eight sessions designed to improve understanding about municipal government, residents’ role in government and to develop a pool of knowledgeable individuals for openings on boards and commissions.
The sessions begin Sept. 6, and the deadline to apply is Aug. 3.
Applications are available at SpringsGov.com. For more information, visit the Web site or contact Monique Caterina at 385-5345 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Continue Reading On the Horizon – 7/7/2006