Dell Technologies Championship to host Arnie’s March Boston THE DELL TECHNOLOGIES CHAMPIONSHIP will host Arnie’s March Boston in honor of Arnold Palmer. The march will benefit the Massachusetts General Hospital for Children’s Cancer Center. The march provides an opportunity to recognize and honor cancer fighters, their families, hospital staff and supporters. Lunch and ice cream will be provided.
SATURDAY, AUG. 25, 9:30 A.M. TO NOON. Free; donations accepted. TPC Boston, 400 Arnold Palmer Blvd., Norton. INFO AND REGISTRATION: arniesmarchboston.greatfeats.com
Helping a local school THE MISQUAMICUT BUSINESS ASSOCIATION will hold a special fundraiser night during its weekly Drive-In series. Gates to the event open at 6:30 p.m. The screening of “Jurassic World” will begin at 9 p.m. All proceeds raised will benefit the Meadowbrook Waldorf School in Richmond. The school’s building was recently destroyed by a fire.
FRIDAY, AUG. 24, 8 P.M. $15. Wuskenau Town Beach, 316 Atlantic Ave., Westerly. INFO AND REGISTRATION: firstname.lastname@example.org
Community resource fair A COMMUNITY RESOURCE FAIR will be held, featuring more than 10 community agencies in which attendees can learn about what the agencies offer. The agencies expected to be part of the fair include Al’s Moving Minds, Domestic Violence Resource Center of South County, Easterseals Rhode Island, The Education Exchange, Exeter Job Corps Academy, The Jonnycake Center of Westerly, Neighbors Helping Neighbors and Operation Stand Down Rhode Island.
SATURDAY, AUG. 25, 10 A.M. TO 2 P.M. Free. South County Habitat for Humanity, 1555 Shannock Road, Charlestown. INFO AND REGISTRATION: web.srichamber.com/events/Community-Resource-Fair-4242/details
Building new relationships THE TRI-TOWN CHAMBER of Commerce will hold its networking group in a forum setting in which business owners and entrepreneurs can build business relationships with one another. Four one-hour group sessions will be held over two days.
MONDAY, AUG. 27, 7:30 A.M. TO 1 P.M.; TUESDAY, AUG. 28, 8:30-9:30 A.M. Free. Tri-Town Chamber of Commerce, 280 School St., Mansfield. INFO AND REGISTRATION: tri-townchamber.org/events/details/trex-i-networking-group-08-27-2018-3669
Petroleum industry trends STEPHEN M. GREENLEE, president of ExxonMobil Exploration Co. and a vice president of ExxonMobil, will offer an overview of the challenges and trends finding and developing petroleum reserves around the world. The speaking event is part of South Ferry Church’s summer speaker series.
MONDAY, AUG. 27, 5 P.M. Free. South Ferry Church, 170 South Ferry Road, Narragansett. INFO AND REGISTRATION: southferrychurch.org/speaker_program.html
Leadership development TECH COLLECTIVE will hold two informational sessions on the organization’s Women in Tech Mentor Program. The program is designed to connect women to create relationships geared toward professional and leadership development.
TUESDAY, AUG. 28, 8:30-9:30 A.M.; THURSDAY, AUG. 30, 4:30-5:30 P.M. Free. Tech Collective, 188 Valley St., Providence. INFO AND REGISTRATION: eventbrite.com/e/women-in-tech-mentor-program-info-sessions-tickets-48453054390
Build a book of business THE SOUTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS Business Network and the SouthCoast Chamber of Commerce will hold a Business Builders Breakfast networking event, offering opportunities for members and their guests to increase access to leads, build a book of business and professional relationships. Attendees are encouraged to bring business cards.
TUESDAY, AUG. 28, 8:30-9:30 A.M. $15. Whaler Inn & Suites, 500 Hathaway Road, New Bedford. INFO AND REGISTRATION: members.southcoastchamber.com/events/details/southcoast-business-builders-breakfast-august-2018-495780
Managing loan debt RI REALTORS and Katie Farrington of Citizens Bank will hold a session on how to successfully manage student loan debt and how credit plays a part in the process. Attendees will also learn about how making changes to your student loans can help increase chances of a better homebuying experience. Registration is required for this session.
TUESDAY, AUG. 28, 5:30-7 P.M. Free. RI Realtors, 100 Bignall St., Warwick. INFO AND REGISTRATION: rirealtors.org/student-loans-and-your-financial-future-a-free-presentation-for-realtors-and-their-clients-2
Learning how to code DANNY KIRSCHNER, lead instructor of General Assembly Providence’s Web Development Immersive course, will hold an introductory workshop on the building blocks of the web, such as HTML and CCS. Attendees will learn how to apply these programming languages to develop their own sites.
TUESDAY, AUG. 28, 6:30-8:30 P.M. Free. Tech Collective, 188 Valley St., Providence. INFO AND REGISTRATION: generalassemb.ly/education/introduction-to-coding-html-css/providence/55624
Social media strategies NEW BEDFORD GUIDE CEO Michael Silvia will hold a one-hour social media class to show businesses how they can better their social media reach and engagement, as well as increasing business leads. The class will focus on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 29, 9-10 A.M. Free. SouthCoast Chamber of Commerce, 794 Purchase St., New Bedford. INFO AND REGISTRATION: members.southcoastchamber.com/events/details/wednesday-workshop-10-must-know-social-media-strategies-for-business-495777