A free seminar sponsored by the Small Business Development Center at the Toledo Regional Chamber of Commerce and the Business Technology Department at the Toledo-Lucas County Public Library is scheduled from 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. on Friday, June 15, 2007, in the McMaster Center at Main Library, 325 Michigan Street, Toledo.
_7:30 a.m. - Beth Miller, Senior Credit Analyst, Bank of Maumee/Topic: Business Ratios;
_8 a.m. - George Robinson, Certified Facilitator, FASTTRAC/Topic: FASTTRAC program;
_8:30 a.m. - Jadwiga Carlson, Owner/Entrepreneur, Accessible Web Studio, Ltd./Topic: Business Web Site Development;
_9 a.m. - Stephen Evans, Attorney, Marshall & Melhorn/Topic: Intellectual Property
_FASTTRAC, a series of courses developed by the Kauffman Foundation and offered by the Small Business Development Center;
_Business Web Site Development;
For more details, call 419.259.5209, or log on to www.toledochamber.com and make your reservation.
Family Fun Day Saturday at Main Library
Hundreds of families will gather on the North Lawn of Main Library, 325 Michigan Street, when the Toledo-Lucas County Public Library partners with The Coalition for Youth Enrichment (CYE) to present Family Fun Day from noon to 3:30 p.m. this Saturday, June 16, 2007.
Family Fun Day is a free public event in celebration of summer. The day will feature raffles and prizes, dance and music groups, interactive family activities, inflatable games, crafts, and information tables for community organizations and agencies that serve youth and families. Parking for the event is free in Main Library’s underground garage for those in attendance (entrance off Adams Street).
Michigan Street, between Adams and Madison streets, will be closed to traffic during Family Fun Day.
Family Fun Day is sponsored in part by The Toledo-Lucas County Public Library, Coalition for Youth Enrichment, United Way, Big Brothers Big Sisters, Community Partnership, The Connecting Point, UMADAOP, and Mental Health and Recovery Services Board of Lucas County.
For more details, please call 419.259.2252.
2007 Brown Bag Concert Series
The Toledo-Lucas County Public Library’s Brown Bag Concert Series began last week with Adult Rock by Glinda’s Bubble. The luncheon concert is a free nine-week Wednesday music event that runs from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m., through August 8, 2007, on the North Lawn of Main Library, 325 Michigan Street, in downtown Toledo.
The Brown Bag Concert Series schedule is as follows:
June 13 Groovemaster (Reggae)
June 20 Bonkers (Oldies Rock)
June 27 Moody Flutes (Light eclectic pop)
July 11 Just Kiddin’ Around (Children’s)
July 18 The Diamonds in the Rough (Folk/Bluegrass)
July 25 Extra Stout (Irish)
August 1 Jessica Stewart Trio (Jazz)
August 8 Bandera (Country)
A food and refreshment vendor, or lunch from the Library Café is available for those who don’t bring a brown bag lunch. For more information call 419.259.5207.