Business agenda

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Green Bay Area Retired Men's Club: 8:30 a.m. social 9:30-10:30 a.m. meeting, Brown County Central Library, 515 Pine St., Green Bay. Joe Tullbane discusses Russia and international relations. (920) 822-8615,

Green Bay Area Retired Men's Club Tour: 11 a.m.-noon, St. Mary's Hospital Green Roof Rooftop Garden. With the help of a crane, workers installed dozens of perennials on the roof of the new addition at St. Mary's Hospital. The garden assists the healing process of cancer patients, and has an environment advantage. (920) 822-8615,

Tuesday, Thursday

Succession Planning For Your Business: 7:30-9 a.m. Tuesday, Urban Hope Entrepreneur Center, 439 Jackson St., Green Bay; or 7:30-9 a.m. Thursday, Fox Communities Credit Union, 3401 E. Calumet St., Appleton. Enhance your business through strategic planning, succession planning and development. Free and open to the public. Register at or call (920) 993-3757.


Titletown Business Connect: 7:30-8:30 a.m., Denny's Restaurant, 2894 S. Oneida St., Ashwaubenon. Business networking group is accepting new members.


Paul Connett's DVD: 6 p.m., Harmony Cafe, 1660 W. Mason St., Green Bay. Connett has a doctorate degree in chemistry from Dartmouth College, and specializes in environmental chemistry and toxicology. Watch DVD of his 2011 Ashwaubenon speech to prepare yourself for his Sept. 24 visit to UWGB (and Sept. 25 to Sturgeon Bay). Sponsored by Clean Water Action Council and N.E.W. Zero Waste. Public welcome. Reservations requested, (920) 822-7047 or email

Friday - applications due

Brown County Teen Leadership: Eight full-day sessions held October 2013-May 2014. Available to high school sophomores at area Partners in Education schools (Ashwaubenon, Denmark, De Pere, Green Bay, Howard-Suamico, Luxemburg-Casco, Pulaski, Seymour, West De Pere and Wrightstown), plus private schools NEW Lutheran and Notre Dame Academy. Build and strengthen leadership skills, knowledge and experiences. Applications due Friday. (920) 593-3406, or email

June 17

Council on Recycling Webinar on rigid plastics recycling: 1-2:30 p.m.. Association of Post-consumer Plastic Recyclers provides tools to capture rigid plastics generated by U.S. supermarkets. Register at

June 19

Pinterest For Your Business seminar: 6:15 p.m. registration, 6:30-7:30 p.m. seminar, Mountain Bay Coffee & Gifts, Pulaski. $15. Registration recommended. Seminar conducted by Dynamic Designs, (920) 822-4450,

June 20

How to Organize an Individual Benefit: 6-8 p.m., Appleton Medical Center, Ironwood Room, 1818 N Meade St, Appleton. Learn how to organize a benefit for someone struggling with a medical crisis. First steps, how to make it successful and more than just a fundraiser, Setting the right date, time and location. Details available at $5. Register at The Community Benefit Tree, (800) 236-2236, or email

June 22

Fiction in a Flash with Rebecca Meacham: 1 p.m., the ARTgarage, 1409 Main St., Green Bay. Prompted by artwork and objects, explore the flash fiction story. Two sessions. $35 per session, or $60 to attend both. (920) 448-6800,

June 25

Work Comp changes and Obamacare: 7:30 a.m., Green Bay Holiday Inn, 2785 Ramada Way, Ashwaubenon. Sponsored by Goebel Insurance & Financial, (920) 251-9004 or email

July 10

Opportunities in Franchising event: 8 a.m.-2:30 p.m.,Hyatt on Main, 333 Main St., Green Bay. "Franchising: A Model for Business Ownership That Works" covers fundamentals, legal aspects, funding and incentives for minorities and women. Co-sponsored by The Wisconsin SBDC at UW-Green Bay, presented by the International Franchise Association. $25 includes continental breakfast, lunch and seminar materials. Registration required,, email or call (920) 496-2112.

July 16

Alternative Fuel & Advanced Technology School Bus Workshop: 8:30 a.m.-noon, UW-Green Bay, 2420 Nicolet Drive, Green Bay. School bus companies present firsthand experiences using alternative fuel and advanced technology school buses. Email or call (414) 221-2509.

July 25

Social Media for Nonprofits: A Strategy for Success: 8 a.m.-noon, The Docking Station, 111 N. Broadway, Green Bay. $69.95.

Aug. 5-9

Spanish Immersion for Professionals: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at UW-Green Bay. $400 for noncredit instruction. Two Spanish undergraduate credits, $689. Two Education graduate credits, $1,035. (920) 465-2775, or email

Submit events online:, email For information, call (920) 431-8321.

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