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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 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 or faxed to 849-4587.

>Monday

Seminars and classes

Safety and Health Center, "EPA/NYS Inspector/Management Planner Initial," 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., through Feb. 24, Suite 118, 2495 Main St. Call 838-6850.

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>Tuesday

Professional groups

Western New York Society for Information Professionals, dinner meeting, 5:30 p.m., Millennium Hotel and Resorts, 2040 Walden Ave., Cheektowaga. Topic: "Personal Coaching -- A Key to Success," presented by Michael and Jackie Stoh, Stoh and Associates. Cost: $20 members; $25 nonmembers. Reservations, call Louis Callari, 871-2939.

The Buffalo Chapter of Project Management Institute, dinner meeting, 5:30 p.m., Michael's Banquet Facility, 4885 Southwestern Blvd., Hamburg. Topic: "Risk Management: When the Client Does Not Tell You All the Issues" presented by Lynn Heatley, Telperion Solutions Group. Cost: $10 members; $25 nonmembers. Register, visit: www.acteva.com/booking.cfm?bevaid=101848.

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Business groups

Executive Marketing Chapter of Business Networking International, 7 a.m., Millennium Hotel, 2040 Walden Ave., Cheektowaga. Speaker is Dave Windnagle of ChemDry. Information, call Maureen Snyder, 626-2539.

Sales and Exchange Club of Buffalo, breakfast networking meeting, 8 a.m., Olympic Restaurant, 4611 Genesee St., Cheektowaga. Call Patrick Metzger, 684-8572.

Biz Link, 8-9 a.m., Chamber of the Tonawandas Office, 15 Webster St., North Tonawanda. Call Keith Ryan, 871-9458 or e-mail: keith@krcommunications.net.

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Seminars and classes

Safety and Health Center, "EPA/NYS Lead Supervisor Initial," 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., through Feb. 24, Suite 118, 2495 Main St. Call 838-6850.

Cornell University, Insyte Consulting, the Center for Advanced Technology in Biomedical and Bioengineering and the Center for Life Science Enterprise, accessing technical resources workshop, 1 to 4:30 p.m., LCo Building, Barton Conference Room, 6th floor, 726 Exchange St. Registration, contact Karen Delius, 636-3626, ext. 30 or e-mail: kdelius@insyte-consulting.com.

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>Wednesday

Business groups

The Business Networking International Williamsville, 7 a.m., Millennium Hotel and Resorts, 2040 Walden Ave., Cheektowaga. Visitors welcomed. Call Stephen Mayo, 362-2425.

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Seminars and classes

The Women's Business Center at Canisius College free information technology counseling session for current and potential small business owners, noon-1 p.m., Demerly Hall, Canisius College, 2365 Main St. Call 888-6650 or visit: www.canisius.edu/wbc.

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>Thursday

Professional groups

Air Waste Management Association, monthly dinner meeting, 5:30 p.m., Michael's Banquet Facility, S4885 Southwestern Blvd., Hamburg. Dinner 6:30 p.m. Cost: $30 members; $33 nonmembers; $10 students; $25 sponsored nonmember guests. Reservations, call Kathy Wager, 542-1264 or e-mail: kwager@ adirondackenvironmental.com.

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Business groups

The Western New York Business Networking Group, 7:45 a.m., Cafe Aroma, 5229 Main St., Williamsville. New members welcome. Call Hallie, 553-8883 or visit: www.wnybiznet.org.

SuccessNet Ken-Ton, 8-9 a.m., Ken-Ton Chamber office, 3411 Delaware Ave., Kenmore. Call Michael Cuviello, 694-1950, ext. 101 or e-mail: mcuviello@officefurniturectr.com.

Rotary Club of Buffalo, 12:15 p.m., Harbour Club, HSBC Arena. Topic: Helping Kids in Malawi, presented by Dr. Kevin Denny, founder and president, Malawi Children's Village. Call John McClive, 854-3397.

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Seminars and classes

The Erie-Niagara Chapter of the New York State Society of Professional Engineers, professional development seminars, 8:30 a.m., Marriott Hotel, 1340 Millersport HighwayAmherst. Registration 7:30. Cost: $75 members; $165 nonmembers. Six PDHs will be offered. Call Thomas Heins, 834-8932.

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>Friday

Professional groups

The Erie-Niagara Chapter of the New York State Society of Professional Engineers, annual banquet, 6:30 p.m., Park Country Club, 4949 Sheridan Drive, Amherst. Speaker: Satish Mohan, Amherst supervisor and civil engineering professor at the University at Buffalo.

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Business groups

Buffalo's First Chapter of Business Networking International, 7 a.m., Millennium Hotel and Resorts, 2040 Walden Ave., Cheektowaga. Speaker: Richard Kelver, Terra-Care Landscaping. Call Harry King, 832-3475.

The TIP Club of Buffalo, a networking group open to business professionals, meeting, 7:30 a.m., Millennium Hotel and Resorts, 2040 Walden Ave., Cheektowaga. Call Tony Calandra, 897-0700, ext. 2227.

Downtown Toastmasters, 7:30-8:45 a.m., M&T Bank Executive Board Room, 19th Floor, One M&T Plaza. Guests welcome. Call Patrick Mellody, 649-3337.

The Buffalo Chapter of the Coalition of Black Trade Unionists annual conference, 6:30 p.m., through Saturday, Hyatt Regency Hotel, 2 Fountain Plaza. Registration 6 p.m. Call 603-2243.

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Seminars and classes

SBLI USA Mutual Life Insurance Co. will host an IRS-sponsored Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (V.I.T.A.) program for eligible Buffalo residents to prepare 2005 income tax returns, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., March 4, 10, 18 and 24, Buffalo Customer Center, Walden Galleria, Cheektowaga. Schedule an appointment by calling, (866) 787-2226.

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Saturday

The Buffalo Chapter of the Coalition of Black Trade Unionists annual banquet, 6 p.m., Hyatt Regency Hotel, 2 Fountain Plaza. Speaker: Wade Norwood, director of Safety Net Initiative at Finger Lakes Health Services. Call 603-2243.

Elma Business Association installation of officers and award reception, 6 p.m., Alton's Restaurant, 2221 Transit Road, Elma.

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>Feb. 27

Business groups

Buffalo Executives' Association, noon-1:15 p.m., Classics V Banquet Center, 2425 Niagara Falls Blvd., Amherst. Guests welcome. Call Cheryl Meyer, 852-6916.

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Seminars and classes

Safety and Health Center, "EPA/NYS Asbestos Worker Refresher," 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Suite 118, 2495 Main St. Call 838-6850.

Gloria J. Parks Community Center free two-session "Bank On It" financial literacy seminar, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., concludes March 6, 3242 Main St. Call Kelley Lynne Natalino, 832-1010, ext. 224.

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>Feb. 28

Professional groups

The PANY Border Chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management, professional development meeting, 3 p.m., Jamestown Community College, Jamestown Campus Weeks Room, Arts and Science Building. Cost: $8 members PANY-SHRM and Chautauqua County Chamber of Commerce members. Reservations, call Leah Porsley, 484-0590 or visit: www.panyshrm.org.

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Seminars and classes

Safety and Health Center, "EPA/NYS Asbestos Supervisor Refresher," 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Suite 118, 2495 Main St. Call 838-6850.

Buffalo Job Finder Career Fair, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Millennium Airport Hotel and Resorts,2040 Walden Ave., Cheektowaga. Free career seminars offered throughout the day. Call Liane Lascelle, 849-4498.

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>March 1

Professional groups

The Buffalo Chapter of International Association of Administrative Professionals will meet at 6:15 p.m. at the Hearthstone Manor, 333 Dick Rd., Depew. Networking at 5:15. Topic is "Creating Excellence." New members welcome. For reservations, call Kathleen Shepard, 832-5803.

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Seminars and classes

Safety and Health Center, "EPA/NYS Inspector/Mgmt. Planner Refresher," 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Suite 118, 2495 Main St. Call 838-6850.

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