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Events & Programs for All Ages

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Adult Program
Introduction to Finding Funders for Nonprofit Organizations
Main Library
Tue, Jun 30, 1:00 pm
Learn how to find funders for your nonprofit organization using the Foundation Center's comprehensive research tool, Foundation Directory Online.
(60 min.)
Preregister.
Speak with a Specialist
Main Library
Tue, Jun 30, 2:00 pm
Do you need help with research or technology? We have specialists in the areas of Business Information, Consumer Health Information and Government Research, plus staff that can answer computer and mobile device questions. Make an appointment so we can match you with the appropriate specialist.
(30 min.)
Introduction to the Small Business Development Center's Resources
Main Library
Wed, Jul 08, 1:00 pm
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) consultant Phil Scruton covers start-ups from the "dream" stage and figuring out what's feasible. If the entrepreneurial bug has bitten and you're ready to take that leap-of-faith, this seminar will give you the confidence you need to succeed. (2 hr.) Call the SBDC at 561-862-4726 to preregister.
How to Conduct Business with Florida Atlantic University.
Main Library
Thu, Jul 09, 2:00 pm
Universities are allowed to share some of the state’s business resources. Would you like to be part of an organization that strives to support small businesses within Palm Beach County? Join us for an informative session with the expert of FAU's Purchasing Department, Anthony Montero, Associate Director. Don't miss this once-a-year session with an expert. Sponsored by Palm Beach State College's Small Business Development Center (SBDC). (2 hr.) Call the SBDC at 561-862-4726 to preregister.
Speak with a Specialist
Main Library
Thu, Jul 09, 2:00 pm
Do you need help with research or technology? We have specialists in the areas of Business Information, Consumer Health Information and Government Research, plus staff that can answer computer and mobile device questions. Make an appointment so we can match you with the appropriate specialist.
(30 min.)
Writing an Awesome Business Plan
Main Library
Tue, Jul 14, 2:00 pm
Ted Kramer, Certified Business Consultant at Palm Beach State College's Small Business Development Center (SBDC), will show you a simple and realistic approach for the serious entrepreneur who is ready to write that winning business plan. From identifying your target market to financial projections, this workshop will guide you through outlining the key sections of the plan, making the writing process easy. (2 hr.) Call the SBDC at 561-862-4726 to preregister.
Speak with a Specialist
Main Library
Thu, Jul 16, 2:00 pm
Do you need help with research or technology? We have specialists in the areas of Business Information, Consumer Health Information and Government Research, plus staff that can answer computer and mobile device questions. Make an appointment so we can match you with the appropriate specialist.
(30 min.)
Small Business Programs and Services with the Small Business Administration (SBA)
Main Library
Tue, Jul 21, 2:00 pm
Vincent Lopresti, an Area 2 Manager of the Small Business Adminsitration, will cover the topics of loan programs, online instruction, counseling, contracting assistance as well as programs offered by the Small Business Administration. Q & A will be conducted at the conclusion of the presentation. Co-sponsored by Palm Beach State College's Small Business Development Center (SBDC). (90 min.) Call the SBDC at 561-862-4726 to preregister.
Speak with a Specialist
Main Library
Thu, Jul 23, 2:00 pm
Do you need help with research or technology? We have specialists in the areas of Business Information, Consumer Health Information and Government Research, plus staff that can answer computer and mobile device questions. Make an appointment so we can match you with the appropriate specialist.
(30 min.)
Financing a Small Buisness
Wellington Branch
Tue, Jul 28, 2:00 pm
It’s not always easy, but financing a small business is possible. Small Business Development Center consultant and serial entrepreneur, Ted Kramer, covers financing from the traditional to the exotic. Come with an open mind and leave with ideas to make your small business dream a reality.
(2 hr.)
Preregister.
Speak with a Specialist
Main Library
Thu, Jul 30, 2:00 pm
Do you need help with research or technology? We have specialists in the areas of Business Information, Consumer Health Information and Government Research, plus staff that can answer computer and mobile device questions. Make an appointment so we can match you with the appropriate specialist.
(30 min.)