Planning for the future: Attorney Margaret Madison Phelan will present a seminar, "What Happens If You Don't Die," 10 a.m. Free. Location, necessary reservations, 360-696-2069.
Business After Hours: Meet business professionals in a relaxed, social setting for networking, 5-7 p.m. at Royal Oaks Country Club, 8917 N.E. Fourth Plain Road. Door prizes. Cost: $10 for members, $30 others. Sponsored by the Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce. Register: 360-694-2588.
Mobile presence:Hive C3 Digital Marketing Series continues with a one-hour seminar, "Establishing a mobile presence," 8-9 a.m. July 6 at Madison's Grill, 1109 S.E. Madison St., Portland. Advanced registration is $15, includes breakfast.Register: Carin Pike, email@example.com, 866-707-4483.
Networking workshop: Networking 4 Newbies, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. July 6 at DIY Marketing Center (inside Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce office), 1101 Broadway, Suite 100, presented by Veronika Noize, the Marketing Coach. Cost is $5-$10. Seating is limited. Register: http://www.sohomastermind.com/public_events, 360-882-1298.
Vancouver SCORE: "Starting a Business — What It Takes," a half-day seminar to get your business off the ground, 1 to 4 p.m. July 12 at Vancouver Community Library, Klickitat Room, 901 C St. Topics include what it takes to start a business, making a business plan, understanding your market, financing alternatives. Cost, $35. http://www.scorevancouver.org/workshops, 360-699-1079.
Financial seminars:Vicki Fitzsimmons of Edward Jones Investments will give information about the foundations of investing 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. July 19, 9901 N.E. Seventh Ave., Suite A102; How to Raise a Money-Smart Child, Aug. 16. Register: Debbie, 360-573-6604.
Summer education series: Topic of free summer seminar series, sponsored by Johnson Bixby & Associates LLC, is estate planning, 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. July 24 at 3201 Main St. Melanie Marmion, a partner with Fitzwater Meyer LLP, will make a presentation and answer questions. Space is limited. On Aug. 28, topic is health insurance, with Lisa Lettenmaier, owner of Health Source NW. Registration required: http://www.johnsonbixby.com or 360-695-1795.
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