Best Bet Business Events for the week of Aug. 18

Posted on Aug 17, 2014 :: Insight on Business, Web Exclusive.
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Wednesday, Aug. 20: Management Women, Inc. will host its Luncheon Program event at Brett Favre’s Steakhouse, 1004 Brett Favre Pass, Green Bay from 11:45 a.m.-1:15 p.m. The topic will be Millenials in the Workforce, with guest speaker Jim Golembeski. Registration: [email protected].

Wednesday, Aug. 20: The Fox Cities Chamber will host its August Business Connection at Waverly Beach, N8770 Firelane 1, Menasha, from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 28: The Chamber will also host its Incentivizing Sustainable Business Practices event from noon-1 125 N. Superior St., Appleton.

Friday, Aug. 22: the Wisconsin International Raceway will host its Race2Party event at the Wisconsin International Raceway, Kaukauna at 7 p.m. This event will benefit Feeding American Eastern Wisconsin, a food bank. Information:

Saturday, Aug. 23: Transformation House of Green Bay will host its first annual 5K Run/Walk and 2nd Annual Feed the Homeless BBQ at St. Johns Park, 418 Saint John St., Green Bay. Registration is from 9-9:50 a.m., the run/walk from 10 a.m.-noon, and the barbecue from noon-4 p.m. Information: (920) 857-9611 or [email protected].

Saturday, Aug. 23: The Tomahawk Chamber of Commerce, Minocqua Chamber of Commerce and Rhinelander Chamber will be hosting a ribbon cutting ceremony celebrating the first phase of the Bearskin and Hiawatha trail completion. The event will start at 9 a.m. at the Bearskin Trail south entrance, about ¼ of a mile east of HWY K and HWY 51.

Tuesday, Aug. 26: The Heart of the Valley Chamber of Commerce will host its Workplace Wellness Roundtable Group meeting at 101 E. Wisconsin Avenue Kaukauna from 8-9 a.m.

Tuesday, Aug. 26: We Are HOPE, Inc. will host its Year in Review Luncheon at Stone Harbor Resort from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Information:

Thursday, Aug. 28: The Little Chute Business Association will present the Department of Tourism’s Customer Service Program at the Gerard H. Van Hoof Memorial Library 625 Grand Ave., Little Chute from 7:30-9 a.m. Registration: A similar event will be hosted by the Heart of the Valley Chamber of Commerce at 101 E. Wisconsin Avenue Kaukauna from 10:30 a.m.-noon. Registration:

Thursday, Aug. 28: Landmark Services Cooperative will celebrate the opening of its Fall River Grain Rail Terminal at N3220 Seier Road, Fall River. Registration, information: (608) 819-3126,

Wednesday, Sept. 10: The Green Bay Area Chamber of Commerce will host its September Business After Hours event at Vorpahl Fire & Safety, 526 Lambeau St., Green Bay from 5-6:30 p.m. Information: [email protected] or (920) 593-3419.

Thursday, Sept. 18: Progress Lakeshore will host its “Pasta for Progress” event at Seven Lakes Golf and Dining, 1420 Country Road S, Reedsville at 5 p.m. Registration:

Tuesday, Sept. 23: The Door County Economic Development Corporation and the Door County Visitor Bureau are hosting a panel discussion about locally available workforce training resources for area business leaders. The meeting is from 9-10:30 a.m. at the Sturgeon Bay City Hall community meeting room, 421 Michigan Street, Sturgeon Bay. Registration: (920) 743-3113 or [email protected].

Thursday, Sept. 25: The Fond du Lac Association of Commerce will host the ribbon cutting of Fond du Lac Glass & Framing LLC at 770 South Main Street, Suite 16C, Fond du Lac at 4 p.m.

Oct.: Adult applicants are sought for the October 2014 delegation that will travel to Door County’s Sister City of Jingdezhen, China. All Door County delegation expenses, travel, food and lodging while in Jingdezhen will be provided by the City of Jingdezhen. Applications, information: (920) 743-3113 or [email protected]

Saturday, Oct. 4: Harbor House Domestic Abuse Programs will host its Warrior Princess Mud Run at Mosquito Hill Nature Center of New London. The run will begin at 9 a.m., with all proceeds going directly to Harbor House. Registration, information:

Friday, Oct. 17: Registrations are now being accepted for the 4th annual Wisconsin Summit of Financial Literacy at Lambeau Field in Green Bay. The conference is geared toward supporting teachers, community outreach educators, and workplace professionals who have an interest in enhancing financial and economic literacy within their communities. Registration: