Business Calendar

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Information for the Business Calendar should be sent to Jim Powell, The Journal Record, P.O. Box 26370, OKC, 73126-0370, or by fax to 278-6907.

July 16

Assoc. of Life & Health Administrators

11:45 a.m. meeting at the Ramada Inn, 3535 NW 39th Expressway. Gary Rolfes, senior underwriter of long term care at Standard Life and Accident Insurance Co., will discuss "The Good, The Bad and The Ugly." $8. Call Nita Patton at 290-1142.

OKC Chamber of Commerce

Chairman's Club general meeting, 7:30 a.m. at the Jim Thorpe Rehabilitation Center, 4219 S. Western Ave. For more information call Jennifer Crowel at 297-8978.

July 17

OKC Metro Association of Realtors

11:30 a.m. luncheon at Applewoods restaurant. Steve Harry of Harry Mortgage will discuss the advantages of the Video Interactive Network Enterprises. Also, representatives from Inter-Americas Insurance Corp. will explain the new Realtor medical plan. $10 with reservations, $12 at the door. For reservations call 748-1881 by July 16.

OSU-OKC

"Boards Built to Last" workshop, 9 a.m.- noon, at OSU-OKC, 900 N. Portland. Instruction on how to establish a tradition in your organization of competent, motivated and involved board members. Topics include board composition, recruiting and nominating candidates, board orientations and board member roles and responsibilities. $35. For more information call 945-3395.

OKC Chamber of Commerce

Business at Breakfast seminar, 7:15-8:45 a.m. at Applewoods restaurant, 4301 SW 3rd St. Topic is "Successful PR: Showcasing Your Business." Marcia Hays, founder and president of Hays & Associates Inc., a marketing, public relations and graphic design agency, is the featured speaker. $12 for members; $15 for nonmembers. Cost includes all speaker materials and a full breakfast buffet. Reservations are required. Call Gayle Berry at 297-8971.

OKC Chapter

Public Relations Society of America

Monthly meeting, 11:30 a.m., Applewoods restaurant. Linda Percefull, Laurie Tilley, of Littlefield Marketing & Advertising Inc., will discuss building a new brand name and developing public awareness of it.

July 18

OKC Metro Association of Realtors

"Realtor Beware! Did You Know, Did You Wonder?" seminar, 9 a.m.- noon, at Metro Tech, 1900 Springlake Dr. Michael Cramer, president of Cramer and Associates, Ray Blubaugh, with George E. Darrow Appraisal Co., and Jim Hurley, president of JLH Inc. will discuss the appraisal side of real estate. Approved by the OREC for three hours of elective credit in continuing education. To register call 748-1882 by July 16.

Metro Tech

Adult Continuing Education

"Lockout/Tagout" workshop, 6-8 p.m. at the Western Plaza Training Center, 5500 N. Western Ave., Ste. 204. Lockout/tagout procedures isolate equipment from its energy sources to prevent unexpected start-up of machinery or equipment. Participants will learn the hazards of uncontrolled energy, effective procedures and identification of all energy sources for a given piece of equipment. $15 per person. To enroll call 424-8324, ext. 785.

Adams & Reese of New Orleans

"Environmental Auditing: A Management Perspective" seminar at the Louis Dreyfus Gas offices, 14000 Quail Springs Parkway, Ste. 600 (East building). The half-day seminar will begin at 9 a.m. Explanations will be provided on how corporations, through "self policing" audits, can reduce the possibility of non-compliance and regulatory fines. For more information call Mark Cox at 271-2070 or David Oshel at 749-5246.

July 20

Oklahoma City Writers Inc.

"What Does It Take to Write? Basic Tools and Skills Needed for Success" seminar for July workshop, 9:30-11:30 a.m., St. Stephen's Church, NW 50th St. and Villa. Guest speaker Carolyn Wall, teacher of creative writing, author and editor. …