Sunday business calendar, Feb 17

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

ASSOCIATION OF FUNDRAISING PROFESSIONALS: Noon third Thursdays, Brookland Conference Center, 1066 Sunset Blvd. in West Columbia;,

Capital City: Elite Professional: Midlands: Our Net Works: Resource Group: St. Andrews:

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

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

PROJECT MANAGEMENT INSTITUTE: Noon third Mondays, Midlands Technical College Northeast Campus;

SANDHILLS BUSINESS GROUP: 7 a.m. third Wednesdays, the 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,; Columbia Sales Exchange : 11:30 a.m. Thursdays, Zorba’s, 6169 St. Andrews Road. Bill Beckwith, (803) 513-4921;; and Richland Sales Club : 8 a.m. Thursdays, Cracker Barrel, 2208 Bush River Road. Neal Sutker, (803) 261-2025.

SOCIETY FOR TECHNICAL COMMUNICATION: 6 p.m. third Tuesdays, Grecian Gardens, 2312 Sunset Blvd., West Columbia;;

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

S.C. MEDICAL GROUP MANAGER’S ASSOCIATION-COLUMBIA CHAPTER: 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. third Thursdays, 300 Senate St. Nikki Sexton, (803) 261-2622 or Nikki.Sexton

Lexington County Professionals of Lexington Toastmasters

WOMEN BUSINESS OWNERS: 5 p.m. third Tuesdays; Capital City Club, 1201 Main St.;

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


TRAINING COURSE FOR CONTRACTORS: Sponsored by the City of Columbia and Turner Construction School of Management. 6-8:30 p.m. every Wednesday through April 24 at the Earlewood Community Center, 1113 Parkside Drive. Free. Info:

INVESTOR EDUCATION MEETING: Sponsored by the Capitol City Real Estate Investors. 6-9 p.m. Thursday at the Comfort Suites, 750 Saturn Parkway. Ben Blanks, owner and president of Three Rivers Mortgage, will be the guest speaker. Info:

FINANCIAL SEMINAR: Sponsored by the City of Columbia’s Community Development Department. 9 a.m.-noon Saturday2/23, 1225 Lady St. Free. Info: (803) 545-3373

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