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 278-2890. Nov. 10-Dec. 1

Metro Tech Adult Continuing Education "Quicken 6.0," 6:30-8:30 p.m. on four consecutive Mondays and Wednesdays, at the Computer and Office Center, 1800 Springlake Drive. Instruction on using this personal financial software. $60 per person. To enroll, call 424-8324, ext. 785. Nov. 11 Top of the Morning Toastmasters Club Meeting, 7 a.m., at the American Fidelity Corporate Conference Center, 2000 N. Classen Blvd. Theme is "Creating an Introduction." No charge. For more information, call Nita Patton at 290-1142. OKC Chapter American Petroleum Institute Luncheon meeting, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m., at Twin Hills Country Club, 3401 NE 36th St. Denise Bode of the Corporation Commission will present a talk titled "Changes in utility regulations and how they affect the oil and gas industry." $15 per person for members and nonmembers. For more information, call Denise at 521-2267. Oklahoma Highway Users Federation Meeting, 11:45 a.m., at Applewoods, 4301 SW 3rd St. Several transportation officials will discuss what to expect in a federal highway congressional reauthorization. $16 per person in advance, $20 at the door. For more information, call Chuck Mai at 949-4403. Central Oklahoma Chapter Risk & Insurance Management Society November meeting, 11:45 a.m., at Hilton Inn Northwest's OKC Cafe, 2945 Northwest Expressway. For more information, call Sheri Burghart at 553-3160. Eastern Oklahoma County Area Vocational Center "Debt Collection" workshop, 6:30-8:30 p.m., at 4601 N. Choctaw Road. Senator Dave Herbert of Midwest City will offer tips for people having problems collecting past due accounts receivable. No charge. For more information, call 390-9591 ext. 133. Nov. 12 OKC Health Underwriters Association November meeting, 11:30 a.m., at the Sportsman Club, 4001 Northwest Expressway. Dwight Mazzone, president of the National Association of Health Underwriters, will be the featured speaker. $10 for members, $12 for visitors. Seating is limited. For reservations, call Lisa Goss at 840-5433. Oklahoma Trucking Assoc. & Trenary & Co. LLP, CPAs Meeting, 7:30 a.m.-noon at the Clarion Hotel and Conference Center, 4345 N. Lincoln Blvd. Program is "Transportation Symposium - - On the Road to Success." Discount tickets for OTA members. Call 843- 9488. Engineering Club of OKC Noon meeting at the Golden Corral, 6161 N. May Ave. Dave Farrington, with the Oklahoma Water Resources Board, will discuss the "State Storm Water Program." Cost is for meal only. For more information, call Albert N. Janco at 848-1991. Oklahoma Venture Forum Luncheon meeting, 11:45 a.m., at the Petroleum Club, 100 N. Broadway Ave. Host Tom E. Love, founder, chairman and CEO of Love's Country Stores Inc., will discuss the entrepreneurial story behind the success of Love's Country Stores. Guests are welcome. $12 for first time visitors; $25 for future visits. Member luncheons are included in annual dues. Reservations not required. For more information, call Greg Main at 843-7890. Nov. 13 Service Corps of Retired Executives "Going Into Business" workshop, 8 a.m.- 4:30 p.m., at the Business and Industry Service Center on the campus of Francis Tuttle Vo- Tech, 12777 N. Rockwell Ave. Topics include legal needs, marketing, permits, taxes, insurance, characteristics of an entrepreneur, advertising and record keeping. Pre-registration is advised. For reservations, call 231-5163 between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. Mon. through Fri. Okla. Employment Security Commission OKC metro employer council monthly meeting, 8:30 a.m., at OSU-OKC, 900 N. Portland Ave. (Student Center, Third Floor).Tim Eisler, with the law firm of McKinney, Stringer and Webster, will lead a presentation on "Workplace Discipline." No charge. For reservations, call Larry Musslewhite, Lydia Johnson or Carolyn Lilly-Slaughter at 235-5627. …