Sunday business calendar, May 12

May 12, 2013 

AMERICAN BUSINESS WOMEN’S ASSOCIATION: 7 p.m. second Tuesdays, Richland County Public Library, Conference Room 1431 Assembly St.; esmith1020@aol.com

AMERICAN SOCIETY OF CIVIL ENGINEERS: 11:30 a.m. third Wednesdays, Brookland Baptist Church, 1054 Sunset Blvd., West Columbia; Ed Owens (803) 254-5800, eowens@flohut.com

AMERICAN SOCIETY OF TRAINING & DEVELOPMENT: 8-10 a.m. third Fridays, Midlands Technical College, Northeast Campus, 151 Powell Road; astdmidlands.org

ASSOCIATION OF FUNDRAISING PROFESSIONALS: Noon third Thursdays, Brookland Conference Center, 1066 Sunset Blvd., West Columbia; emmamyers2@juno.com, afpcsc.org

BUSINESS ASSOCIATION OF COLUMBIA: 7:30 a.m. Tuesdays, Summit Club, 1301 Gervais St.; Pam Crane, (803) 518-0128; columbiabusiness.blogspot.com

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CLUB: Gateway Downtown: 6:45 a.m. Tuesdays, Summit Club, 1301 Gervais St.; Vista Downtown: 6:45 a.m. Thursdays, Palmetto Club, 1301 Gervais St. scbdc.com

BUSINESS NETWORK INTERNATIONAL CAPITOL CITY REFERRALS CHAPTER: 7 a.m. Thursdays, the Palmetto Club, 1231 Sumter St.; Emily Wright, (803) 767-4817

BUSINESS NETWORK INTERNATIONAL PROFESSIONAL REFERRAL NETWORK CHAPTER: 7 a.m. Wednesdays, Lizard’s Thicket, 10170 Two Notch Road, Columbia; Emily Wright, (803) 767-4817

BUSINESS NETWORK INTERNATIONAL MIDLANDS CHAPTER: Noon Wednesdays, Grecian Gardens, 2312 Sunset Blvd., West Columbia; Emily Wright, (803) 767-4817

BUSINESS NETWORK INTERNATIONAL OUR NETWORKS CHAPTER: 7:30 a.m. Wednesdays, Flight Deck, 109-A Old Chapin Road, Lexington; Emily Wright, (803) 767-4817

BUSINESS NETWORK INTERNATIONAL ST. ANDREWS CHAPTER: 7 a.m. Tuesdays, Lizard’s Thicket, 7569 St. Andrews Road, Irmo; Emily Wright, (803) 767-4817

BUSINESS NETWORK INTERNATIONAL REFERRALS RESOURCE GROUP CHAPTER: Noon Thursdays, Greater Lexington Chamber of Commerce, 311 West Main St., Lexington; Emily Wright, (803) 767-4817

BUSINESS REFERRAL GROUP: 7 a.m. Wednesdays, LePeep restaurant in the Village at Sandhill, Clemson Road at North Springs Road, Northeast Richland. (803) 730-3738

CAPITOL CODERS: Noon third Thursdays, Richland Medical Park 2, Lecture Hall, Medical Park Drive; local chapter of the American Association of Professional Coders; binabinet@scheart.com

COLUMBIA ASSOCIATION OF HEALTH UNDERWRITERS: Noon-1:30 p.m. third Thursdays, Palmetto Club, 1231 Sumter St.; (803) 446-3160

CROSSROADS CAREER NETWORK: 6:15 p.m. Wednesdays in the Christian Life Center at Eastminster Presbyterian Church, 3200 Trenholm Road; Jim Hatchell, (803) 256-1654

BLACK DATA PROCESSING ASSOCIATES: 5:30 p.m. second Tuesdays. Meeting locations: gcbdpa.org. Phyllis Coleman, (803) 414-2461.

LEXINGTON BUSINESS ASSOCIATION: Noon Tuesdays, Flight Deck, 109 Old Chapin Road; Darcy Templeton, (803) 957-1243

LEXINGTON NETWORKING PROFESSIONALS: 12:45 p.m. second Tuesdays, Lexington Chamber of Commerce, 321 S. Lake Drive; Lori Harmon, (803) 359-9162

MIDLANDS LEAD EXCHANGE GROUP: 12:30-1:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Panera Bread, Harbison; Todd Smith, (803) 561-9003

NORTHEAST BUSINESS NETWORK: 7 a.m. Thursdays, Lizard’s Thicket, 10170 Two Notch Road; Joe Brunetto, (803) 699-3007

NORTH COLUMBIA BUSINESS ASSOCIATION: Coffee Talk. 8 a.m. Thursdays, 2965 Main St., Columbia. Drop-in for networking. (803) 386-2426; northcolumbia businessassociation.com

NORTHEAST PROFESSIONAL WOMEN GROUP: 7:30 a.m. second Wednesdays, Lizard’s Thicket, 10170 Two Notch Rd. (803) 730-8686, (803) 622-5334

PUBLIC RELATIONS SOCIETY OF AMERICA: Second Tuesdays, Capital City Club; www.scprsa.org; scprsa@earthlink.net

SANDHILLS BUSINESS GROUP: 7 a.m. third Wednesdays, Backyard Diner & Grille, Lake Carolina’s Town Center; Drew Welp, (803) 794-2506.

SALES NETWORKS: Capital City Sales Exchange: 11:30 a.m. Wednesdays, Villa Tronco, 1213 Blanding St. Tom Hooker, (803) 960-2800, capitalcitysalesexchange.com; Columbia Sales Exchange: 11:30 a.m. Thursdays, Zorba’s, 6169 St. Andrews Road. Bill Beckwith, (803) 513-4921; columbiasalesexchange.com; and Richland Sales Club: 8 a.m. Thursdays, Cracker Barrel, 2208 Bush River Road. Neal Sutker, (803) 261-2025.

S.C. HEALTH CARE MANAGERS ASSOCIATION: Noon third Wednesdays, Lexington Medical Center auditorium; (803) 788-5581, schma.org.

SOUTHERN NETWORK: 11:30 a.m. Mondays, Shoney’s, 600 Bush River Road; Dot Smith, (803) 665-1700

TOASTMASTERS: BullMasters: noon, second Tuesdays, DHEC, 2600 Bull St., Sims/Aycock buildings, Patricia Hill (803) 781-5248; Lexington County: 7 a.m. Thursdays, Lexington Medical Center, North Tower, Classroom No. 3, Douglas Ford (803) 546-7678; Professionals of Lexington: Noon Wednesdays, Flight Deck, 109 Old Chapin Road, John Bozard (803) 673-6527; Toastmasters: 7 a.m. Fridays, Lizard’s Thicket, 10170 Two Notch Road in Columbia, Dennis Gillan (803) 727-4301

WOMEN’S BUSINESS CONNECTIONS: 8 a.m., third Wednesdays, Shoney’s, 600 Bush River Road; Donna Freeman, dfreeman001@sc.rr.com

APPLICATIONS

ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS: The City of Columbia is accepting applications for two vacancies on the Accommodations Tax Advisory Committee. The tax is charged to patrons who stay in hotels and motels. The candidates must be from the hospitality industry and reside and/or work within Columbia city limits. Applications are due by 5 p.m. Thursday. (803) 545-4268; columbiasc.net/boards

The State is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service