Upstate Calendar of events
Make Your Money Matter
The Small Business Development Center hosts a course on making money matter. It aids entrepreneurs in financial decision making by setting goals, creating budgets and understanding financial statements and credit. Monday, 9 a.m. to noon. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. Clemson at the Falls, 55 E. Camperdown Way, Greenville. Costs $75, including a workbook and refreshments. Register here.
The Green Ribbon Advisory Committee Recycling and Waste Management Ad-hoc committee meets. Monday, 11 a.m. City Hall, ninth floor, 206 S. Main St., Greenville.
Greenville City Council meeting
Greenville City Council holds its meeting. Monday, 5:30 p.m. 10th floor of City Hall at 206 South Main St., Greenville.
Anderson City Council meeting
Anderson City Council will meet. Monday, 6 to 7 p.m. Anderson City Hall, 401 S. Main St., first floor, Anderson.
The S.C. Department of Transportation scheduled a public information meeting to discuss proposed improvement options to the intersection of SC 290 (Locust Hill Road), SC 253 (Mountain View Road) and Keller Road. Tuesday, 5 to 7 p.m. Faith Temple fellowship hall, 5080 Sandy Flat Road, Taylors.
Greer Chamber celebrates legislative success
Every member of the Greer delegation scored a 91 or higher on the S.C. Chamber Report Card. The Greer Chamber hosts an event to congratulate them and network. Tuesday, 5:30 to 7 p.m. The Davenport, 230 Trade St., Greer. Free. Light hors d'oeuvres and beverages will be provided. RSVP here.
MMS Open House
A Medical Supply Company, or MMS, will hold an open house for its newest distribution center in Spartanburg. Tuesday, 3 to 7 p.m. MMS distribution center, 4260 Orchard Park Blvd., Spartanburg. Call 1-800-736-2115, extension 2229 to RSVP.
Pelham Power Breakfast
The Greer Chamber hosts a business networking event before work begins. Wednesday, 8 to 9 a.m. Del-Tec Packaging Inc., 4020 Pelham Court, Greer. Free for Chamber members and $10 for non-members. RSVP here.
Learn the origins of stress and how your body responds to it. Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. or 12:30 p.m. Greenville Hospital System Life Center, 875 W. Faris Road, Greenville. Free. Register here.
Breakfast briefing on NLRB posting rule
The Spartanburg Chamber hosts the breakfast briefing to address issues that human resources professionals must be made aware of to prepare for changes coming down the pipeline. This training will assist employers in understanding and complying with the new NLRB posting requirements. Ford and Harrison LLP presents these two seminars-in-one. Breakfast will be provided and HR Continuing Education Hours have been applied for. Thursday, 8:30 to 10:30 am. Training room at the Extended Stay Corporate Office Building, 100 Dunbar St., Spartanburg. Costs $20 for non-members and free for members. Click here to RSVP.
A disabled golfer is paired with three able-bodied golfers for the annual Triumph on the Greens golf tournament. Thursday, 9 a.m. Furman University Golf Course. Fee: $85/able-bodied and $25/disabled player. Call 864-455-6075 to register. Proceeds benefit the UCANadaptive sports program. Register here.
7-7-7 Panel on saving money, time and stress
Seven panelists have seven minutes to offer seven tips for focusing on saving money, time or anxiety for small businesses. Thursday, 11:30 a.m. Costs $20 for pre-registered Chamber members and $25 at the door. Chamber members only. Register here.
The Greenville Planning Commission has a public hearing. Thursday, 4 p.m. City Hall, 10th floor, 206 S. Main St., Greenville.
Learn the benefits of acupuncture and view a demonstration. Thursday, 6 to 7 p.m., at the Greenville Hospital System Life Center, 875 W. Faris Road, Greenville. Free. Register here.
Leukemia and Lymphoma Society walk
The S.C. Chapter of The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society holds walks across the state each fall to commemorate and celebrate lives touched by cancer. Funds raised support research for cures and patient support services. Thursday, 6 p.m. Furman University, 3300 Poinsett Highway, Greenville.
Greenville Hospital System’s Life Center invites women to come learn about the latest in women’s health. Thursday, 6 to 8 p.m. The Davenport, 230 Trade St., Greer. Register here.
Increase your knowledge of cholesterol and the latest recommendations. Friday, 12:30 p.m. Greenville Hospital System Life Center, 875 W. Faris Road, Greenville. Free. Register here.