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Check out our weekly Tuesday program for toddlers (age 0-3). Our Toddler Tunes & Tales is a valuable asset to our Harris County Public Library line up. 

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10/16/1810:30am to 11:30amAlyson Nesnick


Our beloved preschool program is for children ages 3-5. We have so many wonderful stories and activities to engage their young minds. 

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10/17/1810:30am to 11:30amAlyson Nesnick


October 18, 2018 - 2:00p.m. - 5:20p.m.
Building a Magnetic Culture:  How to Attract and Retain Top Talent to Create an Engaged Highly Productive Workforce (Kevin Sheridan)

Ways to Keep Your Money in Your Wallet:  Me Too Movement & Sexual Harassment:  (Greg Hare, Ogletree Deakins) 

The Business Case for Leadership Development & Learning: Why Training is Increasingly Critical (Kevin Sheridan)
 
October 19, 2018 - 9:00a.m. - 4:00p.m.
Leadership Lessons from My Dysfunctional Career and Upbringing (Margaret Morford)

Panel on the National Opioid Crisis:  How it is Affecting Your Businesses, Communities, Employees and
Insurance Costs (Nate Levy, Robert Carlson and Nick Vlachos, MD)

Strategic HR - The Normal Playbook Won’t Get You There (Margaret Morford)

What to Expect going Forward in Employment Labor Law (Greg Hare, Ogletree Deakins)

HR Means Business – How to Write a Strategic Plan in Human Resources (Margaret Morford)
 
 

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10/18/18
-10/19/18
9:00am to 5:00pmJudy Giddings


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10/19/18 


WORK ON YOUR BUSINESS, NOT JUST IN YOUR BUSINESS!

Whether you’ve been in business for 20 years or 2, The UGA SBDC GrowSMART™ Course can align your business vision and create a framework to improve the performance of your business and shape the success of your business for years to come.

The UGA SBDC GrowSMART™ provides the tools to:

• A step-by-step evaluation of your business and markets.
• A hands-on, interactive forum that promotes sharing of best practices.
• Tools to build your business, both now and for the future.
 
GrowSmart™ graduates gain: A strategic business plan with long-term vision and strategies, mastery of key business concepts and a network of entrepreneurial peers and professional resources.

PROGRAM OUTLINE

1. Foundations for a Successful Business
2. Marketing Research & Analysis
3. Capturing the Market
4. Efficient Operations
5. Financial Foundations
6. Financial Plan
7. Bringing It All Together
8. Implementing and Presenting the Plan
  
This course will consist of seven weekly half or whole days sessions held on Fridays (schedule below). Tuition includes 32 hours of training, textbook and training materials, continental breakfast and lunch each day, as well as a certificate of completion from the University of Georgia for all graduates.

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10/19/18
-12/07/18
9:00am to 4:00pmDeborah Free


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10/19/1811:30am to 5:00pm


Check out our weekly Tuesday program for toddlers (age 0-3). Our Toddler Tunes & Tales is a valuable asset to our Harris County Public Library line up. 

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10/23/1810:30am to 11:30amAlyson Nesnick


Our beloved preschool program is for children ages 3-5. We have so many wonderful stories and activities to engage their young minds. 

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10/24/1810:30am to 11:30amAlyson Nesnick


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10/26/18 


Homeschool families are invited to attend our Homeschool Hangout. Registration requested 706-628-4685

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10/26/1810:30am to 12:00pmAlyson Nesnick


Join us for a joint meeting with the Harris County Cattleman's Association as we celebrate Agri-Business in Harris County.  

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10/30/187:00pm to 8:30pm


Our beloved preschool program is for children ages 3-5. We have so many wonderful stories and activities to engage their young minds. 

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10/31/1810:30am to 11:30amAlyson Nesnick


This fun filled program is perfect for the super sleuth in your family ages 10-12. We solve mysteries, learn about clues, finger printing, secret messages, invisible ink and more! Kids love this program. Register to reserve a spot!

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11/01/184:00pm to 5:00pmAlyson Nesnick


Who doesn't love a great non-alcoholic mocktail? You will learn how to make several types of these mixed drinks and enjoy a film. Call to register!

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11/01/186:30pm to 7:30pmAlyson Nesnick



Join us the first Saturdays remaining in 2018 for our Homegrown in Harris Outdoor Market.
Shop vendors with products grown or produced in Harris County.
2018 Dates are
August 4
September 1
October 6
November 3
December 1
Click the photo above to register as a vendor

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11/03/189:00am to 1:00pmKim Tharp


It's Preschool art time! We always have so much fun working with different art mediums in the wonderful monthly program. 

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11/08/1810:30am to 11:30amAlyson Nesnick


It's Preschool art time! We always have so much fun working with different art mediums in the wonderful monthly program. 

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11/08/1810:30am to 11:30amAlyson Nesnick


Topic AgriBusiness
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11/08/186:00pm to 8:30pm


Put a holiday twist on the March of Dimes campaign for healthier mom and strong babies by participating in the Fantasy In Lights March of Dimes Night Walk.  The March of Dimes leads the fight for the health of all moms and babies.  March of Dimes supports research, lead programs, and provide education and advocacy so that every baby can have the best possible start.  Building on a successful 80-year legacy of impace and innovation, March of Dimes empowers every mom and every family.  Visit www.marchofdimes.org or www.nacersano.org for more information.  Visit www.shareyourstory.org for comfort and support.  You can also find them on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

Guests can walk five miles to the shuttle pick up point or continue on back to the starting point for a total of seven miles. We have two water stations for you along the walk route. Upon completion of your walk through the lights, join us under the pavilon for hot chocolate and cookies. Be sure to check out the March of Dimes Nightwalk t-shirt that is available for purchase on the website!

For those who run out of steam, there is a vehicle to pick you up!

Please note that there will be no Jolly Trolleys or personal vehicles allowed on this night.


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11/10/184:00pm to 10:00pmCarla Starling


Event:
Community Development Institute Southeast
 
Date: 
November 12-15, 2018
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
 
Location:
The University of Alabama Gadsden Center
121 N 1st Street, Gadsden, Alabama 35901
 
Register or Learn More:
http://CDISoutheast.ua.edu
 
Contact:
Dr. Skip Campbell
256-546-2886
eecampbell@ccs.ua.edu
 

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11/12/18
-11/15/18
8:00am to 5:00pmSkip Campbell


Homeschool families are invited to attend our Homeschool Hangout. Registration requested 706-628-4685

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11/16/1810:30am to 12:00pmAlyson Nesnick


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11/29/185:30pm to 8:00pmKim Tharp



Join us the first Saturdays remaining in 2018 for our Homegrown in Harris Outdoor Market.
Shop vendors with products grown or produced in Harris County.
2018 Dates are
August 4
September 1
October 6
November 3
December 1
Click the photo above to register as a vendor

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12/01/189:00am to 1:00pmKim Tharp


This fun filled program is perfect for the super sleuth in your family ages 10-12. We solve mysteries, learn about clues, finger printing, secret messages, invisible ink and more! Kids love this program. Register to reserve a spot!

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12/06/184:00pm to 5:00pmAlyson Nesnick


Register for our annual holiday crafting event. We have several items that we will be crafting so be ready to craft! 

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12/06/186:30pm to 7:30pmAlyson Nesnick


Homeschool families are invited to attend our Homeschool Hangout. Registration requested 706-628-4685

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12/07/1810:30am to 12:00pmAlyson Nesnick


It's Preschool art time! We always have so much fun working with different art mediums in the wonderful monthly program. 

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12/13/1810:30am to 11:30amAlyson Nesnick


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