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Tuesday

Business Group

BNI Professionals networking meeting: 6:30 a.m. Call 523-6429 for information. Ramada Hotel & Conference Center, 2402 N. Forest Road, Amherst.

BNI Executive Marketing Team breakfast meeting: 6:45 a.m. For information: bniemt.com or 818-2526. Milos Restaurant, 5877 Main St., Amherst.

Wednesday

Business Group

AM Business Exchange: 8 a.m. Wednesdays, Informal networking with guest speaker. Forestview Restaurant, 4781 Transit Road, Depew. Free.

Amherst Chamber ProNet Professional Networking Group Meeting: 8:30 a.m. Amherst Chamber of Commerce, 400 Essjay Road, Suite 150, Amherst. amherst.org.

Seminars and Classes

Western New York Safety Conference: 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday. Safety in the workplace. Keynote speakers American astronaut, Captain Mark Kelly and author, Joe Sweeney. Seneca Niagara Casino, 310 Fourth St., Niagara Falls. 877-873-6322. $50-$195.

WBC Presents WIN Niagara: 11:45 a.m. Wednesdays. Educational networking series for women in business and women business owners in Niagara County (5 sessions). Women’s Business Center at Canisius College, 2365 Main St. $150.

Free Tax Preparation Services at Daemen College: 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays through April 13. Services by accounting students for residents with annual incomes under $54,000. Daemen College, 4380 Main St., Amherst. daemen.edu.

7-Eleven Franchise Seminar: 5:30 p.m. Free franchise open to Western New York entrepreneurs interested in franchising opportunities. 7-Eleven Market 1002 Training Center Store, 1100 Southwestern Blvd., West Seneca. franchise.7-Eleven.com. Reservations required.

Thursday

Business Group

BNI Pinnacle networking meeting: 6:30 a.m. For reservations, call 677-9400. Milos Restaurant, 5877 Main St., Amherst.

BNI Signature networking meeting: 6:45 a.m. For information, call 886-1257, Ext. 201. Holiday Inn (Airport), 4600 Genesee St., Cheektowaga.

BNI Signature Networking Meeting: 7 a.m. “Grow Your Business Today” signature meeting. West Seneca Chamber of Commerce, 950 Union Road, West Seneca.

Business-to-Business Networking Meeting: 7:30 a.m. Hosted by the Western New York Business Alliance. Millennium Hotel, 2040 Walden Ave., Cheektowaga.

ECIDA Policy Committee Meeting: 8:30 a.m. ECIDA, 95 Perry St. ecidany.com.

Friday

Business Group

BNI Circle of Excellence networking meeting: 6:45 a.m. For information, call 408-2525. Milos Restaurant, 5877 Main St., Amherst.

BNI Enterprise networking meeting: 6:45 a.m. For information, call 465-7056. American Legion George F. Lamm Post, 962 Wehrle Drive, Amherst.

Amherst Chamber of Commerce Toastmaster’s Meeting: 7:45 a.m. “Strengthen Your Public Speaking and Leadership Skills.” Amherst Chamber of Commerce, 400 Essjay Road, Amherst. amherst.org.

Saturday

Seminars and Classes

Free Tax Preparation Services at UB: 9:30 a.m. UB School of Management IRS-certified accounting students will provide free tax prep to qualified individuals and families. 112 Jacobs Management Center, UB North Campus, 112 Jacobs Management Center, University at Buffalo North Campus, Amherst. buffalo.edu.

April 12

Seminars and Classes

Small Business Day: 1 p.m. Free conference on small business with speakers and informational tables. Hamburg Public Library, 102 Buffalo St., Hamburg. buffalolib.org.

April 13

Business Group

Financial Planning Association of Western New York Educational Luncheon: 11:30 a.m. The Protocol Restaurant, 6766 Transit Road, Amherst. 632-9556. protocolrestaurant.com. $25.

ISM-Buffalo (Institute for Supply Management) Educational Dinner Meeting: 5 p.m. Presentation: Importance and Use of ISM-Buffalo’s Manufacturing Index and Monthly Business Survey by Jay Walker, assistant professor of Economics at Niagara University. Reservations required. Call 648-0972 or email: ismbuffalo@roadrunner.com. Bobby J’s Italian American Grille, 204 Como Park Blvd., Cheektowaga. $15-$35.