TIP JAR.Promoting and Protecting Your Invention, 9:30-11:30 a.m. Wednesday, SCORE, 330 N. Brand Blvd., Suite 190, Glendale. Register at 818-552-3206 or www.scorela.org.
Accessing Capital in Tough Times, 9:30 a.m. to noon Wednesday, Small Business Administration, 330 N. Brand Blvd., 12th floor, Glendale. Register with Terrenz Phan at 626-768-1015 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
United Chambers of the San Fernando Valley San Fernando Valley
Valley, southern California, U.S. Northwest of central Los Angeles, the valley is bounded by the San Gabriel, Santa Susana, and Santa Monica mountains and the Simi Hills. luncheon, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesday, Porter Valley Country Club, 19216 Singing Hills Drive, Northridge. $20. Register at 818-981-4491 or www.unitedchambers.org.
Calabasas Chamber of Commerce networking breakfast, 7:15-8:45 a.m. Thursday, Hilton Garden Inn Hilton Garden Inn is the name of a chain of hotels operated by Hilton Hotels Corporation. Hilton Garden Inns are considered to be upscale, mid-priced hotels that are designed for both business and leisure travelers. The hotel brand is similar to that of the Courtyard by Marriott brand. , 24150 Park Sorrento. $15 members; $18 visitors. Register at 818-222-5680.
Starting Your Own Business, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Thursday, Los Angeles Los Angeles (lôs ăn`jələs, lŏs, ăn`jəlēz'), city (1990 pop. 3,485,398), seat of Los Angeles co., S Calif.; inc. 1850. Area Chamber of Commerce, 350 S. Bixel St. Register at 818-552-3206 or www.scorela.org.
Business loans workshop, 4-5 p.m. Thursday, SCORE, 330 N. Brand Blvd., No. 190, Glendale. Free. Register at 818-907-9922 or www.vedc.org.
Thousand Oaks-Westlake Village Regional Chamber of Commerce networking breakfast, 7-9 a.m. Friday, Los Robles Robles is a common surname in the Spanish language meaning oaks, and may refer to:
California Women Business Owners Many online and offline organizations have been created to collect information about businesses around the world owned and operated by women. Many other organizations have been created to assist the women that own and operate those businesses. meeting, 5:30-8 p.m. July 14, Maggiano's Little Italy
Little Italy is a general name for an ethnic enclave populated primarily by Italians or people of Italian ancestry, usually in an urban neighborhood. , 6100 Topanga Canyon Blvd., Woodland Hills. Officers will be installed and student scholarships awarded. $30. Register at 818-773-1976.
Business Loans workshop, 4-5 p.m. July 16, Valley Economic Development Center, 5121 Van Nuys Blvd., third floor, Van Nuys. Free. Register at 818-907-9922 or www.vedc.org.
Business Entity and Licensing Workshop, 7-9 p.m. July 17, Canoga Park Community Center, 7248 Owensmouth Ave., Canoga Park. Free. Register at 818-907-9922, Ext. 235.
Dragonesque: The Asian-inspired specialty furniture store will hold its grand opening from 4 to 8 p.m. July 15 at 6644 Valjean Ave., in Van Nuys. Ten percent of furniture sales made during the event will benefit the Mid Valley Jeopardy Foundation and the Williams Institute at the UCLA School of Law The UCLA School of Law is the law school of the University of California, Los Angeles. It is generally regarded as the top law school in Southern California, as well as one of the top fifteen law schools in the United States. .