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    IPFW Division of Continuing Studies offers the following courses. Info: 481-6619 or•Launching Your Own Business: A Sound and Proven Path, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
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    The New Haven Chamber of Commerce will have a legislative preview at 7:30 a.m. Dec. 12 at the New Haven City Administration Building. State Sen. Dennis Kruse and state Reps.
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    Grace College and the Gordon Institute for Enterprise Development are partnering to present its third annual executive forum, Enhancing Communication in Your Organization. It will be from 8 to 11:45 a.m.

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Ivy Tech Corporate College Workforce Training is offering the following courses. Call 480-4118 or go to

•Quickbooks, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 31, $159

•Microsoft Excel 2007, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 21, $279

ENS Group is offering the following classes at 8181 W. Jefferson Blvd. For information, call 432-1364 or go to

•Microsoft Windows 7 New Features, April 22

•Microsoft Word 2010 Basic, April 22

•Adobe InDesign CS5 Advanced, April 22 to 23

•Programming in HTML5 with JavaScript & CSS3, April 22 to 26

•Microsoft Excel 2010 Charts, Graphics and Templates, April 23

•Microsoft Project 2010 Advanced, April 23

•Migrating to Windows 7 and Microsoft Office 2010 Survival Skills, April 23

•Microsoft Publisher 2010 Basic, April 24

•Adobe Illustrator CS5 Basic, April 24 to 25

•Microsoft Access 2010 Intermediate, April 24 to 25

•Microsoft Outlook 2010 Intermediate, April 25

•Microsoft Word 2010 Formatting and Printing Essentials, April 25

•Microsoft Excel 2010: Transition from Microsoft Excel 2003, April 26

•Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 Custom Slide Masters, April 26

ExecuTrain will offer the following classes from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at 7337 W. Jefferson Blvd. Call 432-9077 or go to for pricing information.

•Windows 7 Advanced, April 22

•Visio 2010 Advanced, April 22

•Flash CS5 Basic, April 22-23

•Outlook 2010 Intermediate, April 23

•Excel 2010 Intermediate, April 24

•Photoshop CS5 Basic, April 24 to 25

•Quick Books 2012 Advanced, April 26


Van Wert Area Business Expo and Taste of Van Wert County will be 3 to 7 p.m. May 16 at the Elks Lodge at 1 Elk Road in Van Wert, Ohio. Businesses interested in exhibiting or obtaining information about sponsorships should contact the Van Wert Area Chamber of Commerce at 419-238-4390 or email at Businesses can also register on line at

New Haven Chamber of Commerce announces a Lunch-N-Learn “Marketing 101 – Low Cost, High Value Opportunities” presented by Constant Contact at noon April 23 in the police training room at the New Haven City Administration Building. RSVP by Friday at 749-4484 or

The Greater Fort Wayne Chamber of Commerce, 826 Ewing St., announced the following events. Unless otherwise indicated, register online at For more information on any of these events, contact Liz Struckholz at 424-1435, ext. 259, or

Northeast Indiana Tech Coalition TechCamp is June 24 to 28 for students with passion for science, technology, engineering and math. Open to Northeast Indiana high school students who will be considered juniors as of fall. Deadline is Friday. Download the application at For questions, contact the Graduate Retention Program: Sarah Plew, program coordinator at or 424-1435.

•Buchanan Logistics is holding an open house from 3 to 7 p.m. April 24 at its new facility at 5110 Merchandise Drive. The ribbon-cutting will be at 3:30 p.m. Buchanan Logistics is creating 40 new jobs in Fort Wayne.

•A Leads Group Spring Social will be 4 to 6 p.m. April 25 at Calhoun Street Soups, Salads and Spirits, 1915 S. Calhoun St.

•Fiscal Policy meeting with Fort Wayne officials. Business leaders are invited to attend to gain a better understanding of ideas that have been outlined to save the community money and bring additional revenue to the city. The meeting will be at 8 a.m. May 2 at The Chamber offices at 826 Ewing St.


Ivy Tech Community College–Northeast and Ivy Tech Corporate College will host an OSHA update seminar from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. May 3 at the Public Safety Academy: Ivy Tech South Campus, 7602 Patriot Crossing. This is for students and companies to meet educational requirements within the safety agency’s hazard communication standards. Corporate college trainer Gary Hall will lead the discussion and all educational materials will be provided. Participant registration is required by calling Ann Travis at 480-4118.

Kosciusko REMC will have its 74th annual meeting April 20 at Warsaw Community Church, 2300 Ranch Road in Warsaw. Doors open at 8:30 a.m. Members can participate in various activities during a pre-meeting expo. The business meeting will convene at 10 a.m. and include the board election. Eight candidates will vie for four positions on the board of directors. Information is available on the website

Ivy Tech Corporate College Workforce Training is offering Serv Safe, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 10, $149; call 480-4118 or go to

IPFW Division of Continuing Studies is offering the following courses. Call 481-6619 or go to for full course descriptions or to register.

•Cross-Cultural Communication, 6 to 9 p.m. April 22 to April 29, Mondays, Warsaw Campus, $90

•Herschel’s World of Economics, 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. April 24, $10

•Launching Your Own Business: A Sound and Proven Path, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. April 24, $25

•Effective Problem Solving and 8-D, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 26, $239

•Standard Work/Error Proofing, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 26, Warsaw Campus, $295