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BUSINESS CALENDAR

The Business Calendar runs each Sunday in the Business section. Notices of meetings, seminars and workshops of interest to the Buffalo-area business community should be sent to the Business News Desk of The Buffalo News, P.O. Box 100, Buffalo, N.Y. 14240, by the preceding Thursday.

Monday
Business Groups

Grand Pioneer Toastmasters, 6:30-9 p.m., My Tomato Pie Restaurant, 3085 Sheridan Drive, Amherst. Guests welcome. Call Lisa Lundy, 835-6392 or e-mail garlundy@adelphia.net.

Seminars and classes

Clarence Community Education, Legal Survival for Landlords course, 6-9:30 p.m., Clarence High School, Room 121, 9625 Main St., Clarence. Speaker: Robert Friedman, attorney/author. Call 407-9290 or visit: www.clarenceschools.org.

Tuesday
Professional groups

The Niagara Frontier Chapter of Tax Executives Institute, dinner meeting, 5 p.m., The Italian Village Restaurant, 804 Wehrle Drive, Williamsville. Program: Represetatives from Freed Maxick and Battaglia will discuss "Cost Segregation and Related Income Tax Planning." Call Edward R. Steele, 689-4972.

Association for Facilities Engineering, 5:30 p.m., tour of Flying Bison Brewing Co, 491 Ontario St. Dinner following at Fortunato's Restaurant, 1083 Tonawanda St. Cost, $25. Call Steve Drozdowski, 685-2300, ext. 3302 or e-mail: sdrozdowski@gza.com.

Wednesday
Business groups

East Aurora Chapter of Business Networking International, 7 a.m., Village Kitchen, 40 Riley St., East Aurora. New members welcome. Call 553-0799.

Lancaster Area Chamber of Commerce, weekly networking breakfast, 8 a.m., Olive Tree Restaurant, 5240 Broadway, Lancaster. Call 681-9755.

Junior Achievement of Western New York 18th annual JA business Leadership Hall of Fame and Spirit of Achievement Awards Dinner, 6 p.m., Hyatt Regency, Two Fountain Plaza. Cost $125. For reservations, call 853-1381, ext.12.

Seminars and classes

Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership in the University at Buffalo School of Management, business breakfast session, 8-10 a.m., Jacobs Executive Development Center, Butler Mansion, Delaware Avenue and North Street. Topic: "Best Practices from Western New York Businesses." Cost $50. To register, call 645-3000 or visit: mgt.buffalo.edu/cel.

The PACE Program at Houghton College, free Microsoft Excel training, 8 a.m.-noon, West Seneca Campus computer lab, 810 Union Road. Register online: www.houghton.edu/pace/corporate and click on Professional Development Training Schedule to view other training sessions on Microsoft Office applications.

The Buffalo Events Network, "Rebuild, Recharge . . . Re-Event! -- How to Breathe New Life into Your Event," 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Conference Center Niagara Falls, 101 Old Falls St., Niagara Falls. Registration: 9 a.m. Lunch and vendor fair: 11:30 a.m..-1 p.m. Cost, $75. Call Nicole Passantino, 817-7469 or Jennifer Kurzdorfer, 684-6250.

The Women's Business Center at Canisius College, free networking session for current and potential small business owners, noon-1 p.m., Demerly Hall, Canisius College, 2365 Main St. Call 888-6650.

Thursday
Professional Groups

Air Waste Management Association, 4:30 p.m., tour Buffalo Sewer Authority. Dinner following tour at Rich Renaissance, Niagara at West Ferry streets. Call Mike Carlton, 282-2676, Ext. 208 or e-mail: Michael.Carlton@awin.com.

The Professional Nurses Association of Western New York and Independent Health Foundation, continuing education program, 6:45 p.m., Holiday Inn, 1881 Niagara Falls Blvd., Amherst. Speaker: Deborah L. Travis will present "Woundcare: Save Our Skin -- The Role of Certified Wound Ostomy Continence Nurses." Reservations, 839-4075.

Business groups

Niagara Networking Group, breakfast meeting, 7:30-8:45 a.m., Perkins Restaurant, 1785 Military Road, Niagara Falls.

Southtowns Business Network, networking breakfast, 7:45 a.m., Alton's Restaurant, 2221 Transit Road, Elma. Call Tom Schuh, 677-4021.

The Western New York Business Networking Group, 7:45 a.m., Cafe Aroma, 5529 Main St., Williamsville. Call 631-9572 or visit: wnybiznet.org.

Seminars and classes

Dopkins System Consultants, 16th annual ACCPAC Users' Group Conference, 8 a.m.-3 p.m., Holiday Inn--Airport, 4600 Genesee St., Cheektowaga. To register, call Jeremy Higgins, 634-8800.

Network in Aging of Western New York, 24th annual meeting, 9 a.m.-2:15 p.m., Sheraton Four Points Hotel, 2040 Walden Ave., Cheektowaga. Registration 8:15. Topic: "The Puzzle of Incapacities: An Interdisciplinary Perspective." Cost $50 members; $65 nonmembers and $30 students. To register, 829-3712 or visit: www.NetworkInAging.com.

Grand openings/Events

Homewatch Caregivers of Erie County, reception, 4:30-7 p.m., 5500 Main St., Williamsville.

Villa Maria College Fall Visit Villa Night, 5-7:30 p.m., 240 Pine Ridge Road, Cheektowaga. Reservations, 896-0700, ext. 1805 or visit: www.villa.edu.

Friday
Business groups

Buffalo's First Chapter of Business Networking International, 7 a.m., Days Inn, 4345 Genesee St., Cheektowaga. Speaker: Steve Morgan of Contour Financial, "Family Meetings and the Dynamics of Generational Wealth." Call Carl Lewandowski, 651-9851.

The TIP Club of Buffalo, a networking group, 7:30 a.m., Sheraton Four Points Hotel, 2040 Walden Ave., Cheektowaga. Call Tony Calandra, 897-0700, ext. 227.

The Buffalo-Niagara Charter of SCORE, 40th anniversary luncheon celebration, 11:30 a.m., Chef's Restaurant, 291 Seneca St. Program: W. Kenneth Yancey, CEO of Score International will honor select group of local entrepreneurs. Reservations, call Bernie Engel, 833-5570 or e-mail:bernesco@adelphia.net.

Sunday
Grand openings/Events

The International Association of Administrative Professionals annual fashion show and luncheon, 11:30 a.m., Hearthstone Manor, 333 Dick Road, Depew. Tickets, $25. For reservations, call Maureen Kirchmyer, 566-2900.

Nov. 1
Business groups

Speakeasy Toastmasters, 7 p.m., Mansard Inn, 3365 Abbott Road, Orchard Park. Call Mary Haden, 648-2227 or Rich Chipchak, 667-3067.

Nov. 2
Seminars and classes

Niagara County Community College Small Business Development Center and Cornerstone Community Credit Union, free "Rake in the Money Business Workshop," 1:30-3:30 p.m., Cornerstone Community Credit Union, 6458 South Transit Road, Lockport. Topic: Financial Resources and Developing a Business Plan for Small Business Owners. Required registration, call 434-3815 or visit: niagarasbdc.org.

Nov. 3
Business groups

The Buffalo Chapter of the International Association of Administrative Professionals, November dinner meeting, 5:15 p.m., Fanny's Restaurant, 3500 Sheridan Drive, Amherst. Dinner 6:15 p.m. Program: Samuel Miller of Robert Half International will speak on "How to Make Yourself More Visible." Call Sharon A. Scioli 855-1200, ext. 212.

The Northtowns Charter Chapter of the American Business Women's Association, networking night and monthly dinner meeting, 5:30 p.m., Holiday Inn-Airport, 4600 Genesee St., Cheektowaga. Dinner, 6:30. To reserve a display table, call Darlene, 688-936 4/4 45-0045 or Barb, 685-082 9/2 08-1499. Reservations, call Barb, 656-1320.

Seminars and classes

The Women's Business Center at Canisius College, free "Achieving Balance" counseling session for current and potential small business owners, noon-1 p.m., Demerly Hall, Canisius College, 2365 Main St. Call 888-6650.

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