Sunday, March 21, 2004

Meetings this week

Business notebook

Cincinnati Enquirer

• Meetings


Nurre-Mihovk-Rosenacker Funeral Homes: 1 p.m., Rest Haven Memorial Park, 10211 Plainfield Road. Open House - Cincinnati's oldest funeral homes is sponsoring a day of music and fellowship to celebrate the completion of its new building. Details: Elizabeth Rosenacker and Karen Mihovk, (513) 385-0511.


TV Toastmasters: 6:30 p.m. first Monday, Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 7701 Kenwood Road. Details: Rick Davis, (513) 533-8142.


Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Greater Cincinnati: 6:30 p.m., 3805 Edwards Road, Suite 555. "Business Collaboration Opportunities with the Greater Cincinnati Chamber of Commerce." Free. Reservations: (513) 458-6649.

Greater Cincinnati Chamber of Commerce: Noon, Montgomery Inn Banquet Center, 601 E. Pete Rose Way. "Cincinnati USA Partnership Annual Meeting and Growth Awards." Cost: $30. Registration: (513) 579-3111 or

Greater Cincinnati Chamber of Commerce: Noon, Positive Business Solutions, 11880 Kemper Springs Drive. "Navigating Your Chamber: What Can the Chamber Do for You?" Free. Registration: (513) 579-3111 or

American Industrial Hygiene Association, Ohio Valley Section: 5 p.m., Albert B. Sabin Cincinnati Convention Center, 525 Elm St. "Future of Occupational Health and Safety in the U.S." Cost: $12, program only. A limited number of registrations can be accommodated at the door. Reservations: Sharon Smith, (513) 558-1731 or fax: (513) 558-1756.

Small Business Owners Association of Northern Kentucky: 6 p.m., Town and Country Sports Complex, 1018 Town Drive, Wilder. "Networking Event." Free. Registration: Carlotta DePrez, (859) 647-0263 or e-mail to


Toastmasters of Mount Auburn: Noon weekly, Cancer Family Care, 2421 Auburn Ave. Details: Jan Borgman or Andrea Herzig, (513) 731-3346.

Milford - T.A.L.K. Toastmasters: 6:45 p.m. first and third Wednesday, St. Andrew Parish, 552 Main St. Details: Nellye Bowen, (513) 831-3190.

Downtown Toastmasters: Noon first and third Wednesday, 105 E. Fourth St., lower level. Details: Mike Lippert, (513) 772-3457.

Montgomery Kiwanis Club: 6:30 p.m. weekly, Swaim Park Lodge, Cooper and Zig Zag roads, Montgomery. Details: Eugene Stagnaro Jr., (513) 621-8755.

Pioneer Toastmasters: 6:30 p.m., weekly, Holiday Inn South, Dixie Highway at Interstate 75 (Exit 188), Fort. Mitchell. Details: Joe Schwerling, (859) 441-0966.

Tri-County Toast Masters: 6:30 p.m. first and third Wednesday, Mercy Health Center, 5993 Tylers Place Blvd., West Chester Township. "Improve Your Speaking, Interviewing and Presentation Skills." Details: MaryBeth Brown, (513) 777-7832.

National At-Risk Education Association: 7 p.m. first Wednesday, 6836 Tylersville Road, West Chester Township. "Improve Test Scores." Reservations: (513) 779-4100.

Greater Cincinnati Grant Seekers Network: 9:30 a.m. second Wednesday, YMCA-Melrose branch, 2840 Melrose Ave. "Network Meeting." Details: (513) 961-3510.

Tri-State Clean Fuels Network: 8 a.m., Hamilton County Department of Environmental Services, 250 William Howard Taft Road. "Alternative Fuel Vehicles and Hybrid Electric Vehicles." Free. Registration: (513) 946-7772 or e-mail to

Over-the-Rhine Chamber of Commerce: 11:30 a.m., Bell Event Centre, 444 Reading Road. Annual Meeting and Star Awards Ceremony. Details: (513) 241-2690.


Business Network International, West Cincinnati chapter: 7:30 a.m. weekly, Perkins Restaurant, 5343 North Bend Road. Details: Ben Brauer, (513) 242-1431.

MELON Group (Milford/Eastgate/Loveland Organization for Networking): 8 a.m. weekly, Clermont Chamber of Commerce, 553 Chamber Drive, Milford. Details: Mike Mazzei, (513) 891-5776 or

West Hills Toastmasters: 7 p.m. first and third Thursday, Perkins Restaurant, Monfort Heights. Details: Don Hartley, (513) 481-6608 or Will Atkinson, (513) 574-0396.

World Champion (Advanced) Toastmasters: 6:30 p.m. second and fifth Thursday, Northern Kentucky Area Planning Commission, 2332 Royal Drive, Fort Mitchell. Details: Joe Schwerling, (859) 441-0966.

Northern Kentucky Toastmasters: Noon second and fourth Thursday, Northern Kentucky Area Planning Commission, 2332 Royal Drive, Fort Mitchell. Details: Melissa Jort, (859) 331-8980.

Colerain Township Business Association: 8 a.m. second Thursday, Colerain Township Senior and Community Center. 4300 Springdale Road. Cost: $3. Details: Jill Claire, (513) 522-2652.

eWomen Network, Cincinnati Chapter: 11:30 a.m., Bankers Club, Fifth Third Building, Fountain Square, 511 Walnut St., Suite 3000. "Getting Out of Your Own Way." Cost: $35 members; $45 nonmembers; $55 at the door. Registration: - click on Cincinnati events; e-mail:; fax: (513) 489-0273 or phone: (513) 932-9439.

The Circuit: 8 a.m., Embassy Suites, 4554 Lake Forest Drive, Blue Ash. Breakfast BYTES - "Advanced Tactics to Increase Online Sales and Profits." Cost: $20. Registration:;; (513) 791-2884, ext. 204.

Greater Cincinnati Chamber of Commerce: 4:30 p.m., Parkers Blue Ash Grill, 4200 Cooper Road. "Networking After Hours." Cost: $10 members; $20 nonmembers. Registration: (513) 579-3111 or


Business Network International, Northern Kentucky chapter: 7 a.m. weekly, Colonial Cottage Inn, . Details: Jim Thelen, (859) 341-6700.

Christian Business Network: 11:30 a.m., Nathaniel Green Lodge, 6394 Wesselman Road. Reservations by e-mail:


TV Toastmasters: 9:30 a.m. third Saturday, AUCTStudio, 8550 Beechmont Ave., suite 800, Anderson Township. Details: Rick Davis, (513) 533-8142.

• Seminars


House/condo inspection: 7 p.m., Conner High School, 3310 Cougar Path, Hebron. "How to Inspect a House/Condo Before You Buy or Sell It." Sponsored by Carroll Group Inc. Cost: $7. Registration: (859) 282-3314.


Sick house workshop: 6:30 p.m., Anderson High School, 7560 Forest Road. "Is Your House Making You Sick?" Sponsored by Carroll Group Inc. Cost: $19. Registration: (513) 231-3600, ext. 5949.


Zoning and land-use planning: 1:30 p.m., The Crystal Palace, 7245 Dixie Highway, Ohio 4, Fairfield. "What is Zoning, Steps in Planning, Special and Conditional Uses, and Signs, Fences, Parking and Landscaping." Sponsored by the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM) Chapter No. 9 of Greater Cincinnati and Dayton. Cost: $59. Registration: (859) 581-5990.


• Where to send notices:

Meetings and seminars must be open to interested nonmembers. Fees cannot exceed $100, and priority is given to nonprofit groups. Announcements of meetings and seminars must include time, date and location to be considered for publication. Send to Shirley Dees, the Enquirer, 312 Elm St., Cincinnati, 45202, or e-mail to You also may fax items to (513) 564-6991. Deadline to submit items to appear in the following Sunday's editions is noon Wednesday preceding publication.

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