The Southern Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce will host a public-speaking workshop from 8 to 9:30 a.m. at the chamber’s conference room, 230 Old Tower Hill Road, Wakefield. The workshop will be presented by Christopher J. Simpson, artistic director of the Contemporary Theater Company in Wakefield.
Simpson will bring his years of theater training to help professionals build business relationships by introducing elements for a strong elevator pitch and improving the presentational skills of each attendee. Workshop is 90 minutes. Enrollment limited. Cost: $30. For more information and to register, call (401) 783-2801 or visit www.skchamber.com.