Business Calendar

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Next Level Referrals Chapter of Business Network International Meeting—Free—7:15 a.m.—Browncroft Family Restaurant, 2501 Browncroft Blvd., Rochester—Also offered Oct. 25—Call Rob Opett at 329-0362 for additional information.


The August Group Power Networking Groups—Free—8:30 – 10:30 a.m.—Denny’s, Rt. 96, Victor—Also offered Oct. 25—Email John Bayley at JBayley@augustgroup.com for more information.


Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce Friday HR Briefing—“Supporting Caregivers for Better Engagement”—Free, members only—8 – 9 a.m.—Five Star Bank, 395 Westfall Road, Rochester—Visit greaterrochesterchamber.com to register.




Life Learners Toastmasters Club—Free—5 – 6:30 p.m.—Legacy at Clover Blossom, 100 McAuley Drive, Brighton—Also offered Nov. 2—Visit 4323.toastmastersclubs.org for more information.




Finger Lakes Works-Ontario Career Club—Free—9 – 11 a.m.—3010 County Complex Drive, Canandaigua—Also offered Oct. 28—Call Cathy Levickas at 396-4020 for additional information.


RochesterWorks Job Networking Meeting—Free—9 – 11 a.m. and 1 – 3 p.m.—255 N. Goodman St.—Also offered Oct. 23, 28 and 30—Call 258-3500 for additional information.


East Rochester All Stars Networking Referral Group Meeting—Free—8:30 – 9:30 a.m.—Lemoncello Italian Restaurant and Bar, 137 W. Commercial St., East Rochester—Also offered Oct. 24 and 28—Call Jenalee Herb at 704-7839 for additional information.


ATD Rochester Chapter ROCTalent 2nd Annual Learning & Development Summit—price ranges from $189 – $420—8 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Oct. 22—Monroe Community College Downtown Campus, 321 State St., Rochester—Visit rocatd.wildapricot.org/event-3469104 to register.


Intelligent Community Forum Smart21 Global Cities Conference—$75 – $125—5:30 – 8 p.m.—Strathallan Rochester Hotel, 550 East Ave., Rochester—Conference continues on Oct. 22 from 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. and Oct. 23 from 8:30 a.m. – Noon—Visit intelligentcommunity.org to register.




Mid Day Masters Chapter of Business Network International Meeting—Free—11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.—Radisson Hotel Rochester Airport, 175 Jefferson Road, Henrietta—Also offered Oct. 29—Call Michelle Martorell at 319-2839 for additional information.


Networking Referral Group of Rochester Meeting—Free—7:15 – 8:30 a.m.—255 Woodcliff Drive, Perinton—Also offered Oct. 29—Call 248-6718 for additional information.

 Early Edition Business Professionals Networking Group Meeting—Free—7:30 a.m.—Upstairs meeting room of Pittsford Wegmans, 3195 Monroe Ave., Rochester—Also offered Oct. 29—Call 427-2434 for additional information.


Success Unlimited Chapter of Business Network International Meeting—Free—Noon – 1:30 p.m.—The Back Nine Grill, 3500 East Ave., Pittsford—Also offered Oct. 29—Call Mike Kerwin at 764-0059 for additional information.


Canandaigua Chamber of Commerce Mixer—Free, $5 at the door—5 – 7 p.m.—Habitat for Humanity of Ontario, County, N.Y./ReStore, 3040 County Road 10, Canandaigua—Visit canandaiguachamber.com to register.


ESL Federal Credit Union and The National Black MBA Association, Western New York Chapter Diversity in Banking Networking Event—Free—5:30 – 7:30 p.m.—ESL Headquarters, 225 Chestnut St., Rochester—Visit esl.org/diversityevent to register.


Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce Event—Chamber IMPACT: Seneca Park Zoo—Free, members only—10 a.m. – Noon—Seneca Park Zoo, 2222 St. Paul St., Rochester—Visit greaterrochesterchamber.com to register.




Canaltown Connections Networking Referral Group Meeting—Free—7:30 – 8:30 a.m.—Browncroft Family Restaurant, 2501 Browncroft Blvd., #5—Also offered Oct. 30—Call Erin Garrett at 663-2265 for additional information.


The August Group Early Morning Networking Session—Free—7:30 – 9 a.m. –Bruegger’s Bagels, 548 Monroe Ave.—Also offered Oct. 30—Email Maureen Nielsen at MNielsen@augustgroup.com for more information.


Rochester Professional Consultants Network 30th Anniversary Celebration Casino Night—$35 for RPCN and SCORE members, $50 for non-members—6 – 9 p.m.—Glendoveers, 2828 Old Browncroft Road, Rochester—Visit rochesterconsultants.org to register.




Notable Networkers Chapter of Business Network International Meeting—Free—7 – 8:30 a.m.—Knights of Columbus, 70 Barrett Drive, Webster—Visitors are welcome—Also offered Nov. 7—Call Jeff Maroney at 626-8016 for additional information.


Greece A Team Chapter of Business Network International Meeting—Free—7 – 8:30 a.m.—The Village at Unity, 1477 Long Pond Road, Greece—Visitors are welcome—Also offered Nov. 7—Call Brian Rotoli at 225-0203 for additional information.


Business Builders Chapter of Business Network International Meeting—Free—7 – 8:30 a.m.—Bayfront Restaurant, 1075 Empire Blvd., Penfield—Visitors are welcome—Also offered Nov. 7—Call David Cook at 872-2050 for additional information.


Canaltown Connections Networking Group Meeting—Free—7 – 8:30 a.m.—Slayton Place Restaurant, 26 Slayton Ave., Spencerport—Visitors are welcome—Also offered Nov. 7—Call 880-8156 for additional information.


Canalside Trailblazers Networking Group—Free—7 – 8:30 a.m.—Midvale Country Club, 2387 Baird Road, Penfield—Also offered Nov. 7—Call John French at 746-7810 for additional information.


The August Group Thursday Night Networking—Free—7 – 9 p.m.—St. Cecilia’s, 2732 Culver Road, Irondequoit—Visitors are welcome—Also offered Nov. 7—Call Cliff Milligan at 654-6694 for more information.


BNI East End Networkers—Free—7 a.m.—Perkins Mansion, 494 East Ave., Rochester—Also offered Nov. 7—Call Natasha Polito at 329-5566 for more information.


Frederick Douglass Toastmasters Club Meeting—Free—7 p.m.—Baden Street Administration Building, 152 Baden St.—Visitors are welcome—Also offered Nov. 14—Call 325-4910, ext. 127, for additional information.


21st Annual Health Care Compliance Conference—$200—7:30 a.m. – 4:25 p.m.—University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 415 Elmwood Ave., Rochester—Visit events.rochester.edu for more information.


Victor Chamber of Commerce Career & Business Expo—Free—2 – 6 p.m.—FLCC Victor Campus, 200 Victor Heights Parkway, Victor—Visit victorchamber.com for more information.


Rochester Women’s Network 2019 “W” Award Celebration—$75—5:30 – 9 p.m.—Woodcliff Hotel, 199 Woodcliff Drive, Fairport—Visit rwn.com to register.


Heritage Christian Services Symposium—“Right Talent, Right Now: Improving Business and Health Outcomes through Workforce Diversity”—$30 morning, $10 afternoon—8 a.m. and Noon—Memorial Art Gallery, 500 University Ave., Rochester—Visit HeritageChristianServices.org/symposium to register.




Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce and Roberts Wesleyan College Leadership Breakfast—“Getting to the Heart of Soft Skills”—$10—7:30 – 9 a.m.—Shewan Recital Hall, 7-9 Apple Lane, North Chili—Visit greaterrochesterchamber.com to register.





Thompson Health Harvest of Health—$5 for Wellness Hub members, $15 for non-members—10 a.m. – 3 p.m.—Finger Lakes Community College, 3325 Marvin Sands Drive, Canandaigua—Visit wellnesshub.thompsonhealth.com/events-classes/harvest-of-health to register.




 Speaking as Leaders Toastmasters Meeting—Free—5:45 p.m.—St. Ann’s Community, 1500 Portland Ave.—Also offered Nov. 11—Call 204-7763 for additional information.


New York Association of Training & Employment Professionals and New York State Economic Development Council Conference—“Partners for Workforce Transformation”—$450—1 – 9 p.m.—Conference continues on Oct. 29 and 30—Hyatt Regency Rochester, 125 E. Main St., Rochester—Visit nyatep.org to register.




Canandaigua Chamber of Commerce Event—“Finger Lakes Workforce: Challenge or Opportunity”—Free—5:15 – 7 p.m.—Finger Lakes Community College, 3325 Marvin Sands Drive, Canandaigua—Visit canandaiguachamber.com to register.


The Family Business Initiative at St. John Fisher college workshop—“The Gorbel Story: How a Family Business Defies Gravity”—$75—7:30 – 10 a.m.—Country Club of Rochester, 2935 East Ave., Rochester—Visit sjfcfamilybusinessgorbel.eventbrite.com to register.


RocCity Coalition Event—“RocCity Rising 2019: Why Rochester”—Free—5:30 – 7:30 p.m.—Rochester Museum & Science Center, 657 East Ave., Rochester—Visit roccitycoalition.org to register.




Mancuso Business Development Group Women in Business Celebration—Free—5:30 p.m.—Moon Java Café, 56 Harvester Ave., Batavia—RSVP to Bev at 343-2800.