BUSINESS BEFORE HOURS will be held tuesday from 7:30 to 9 a.m. at the Loudon Country Club. Registration: concord-nhchamber.com.
THE 17TH ANNUAL MONADNOCK REGION JOB FAIR will be held tuesday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Best Western Sovereign Hotel at 401 Winchester St. in Keene. Info: nhes.nh.gov.
BNI GRANITE REFERRALS meets TUESDAYS from 8 to 9:30 a.m. at the Chichester Community Building. Info: 391-1498 or bninh.com.
THE STATE OF THE STATE with Gov. Maggie Hassan will be held wednesday from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Grappone Conference Center in Concord. The cost is $25 for Concord Chamber of Commerce members, $35 for nonmembers. Registration; concordnhchamber.com. Info: 224-2508.
THE BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION, in partnership with the New Hampshire Bankers Association, will host Eric Rosengren, president and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, wednesday from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the New Hampshire Institute of Politics and Political Library at Saint Anselm College in Manchester. The cost is $35 for BIA and Capitol Connect members, $49 for nonmembers. Registration: biaofnh.com. Info: 224-5388, ext. 116.
BNI NET RESULTS meets WEDNESDAYS from 7:30 to 9 a.m. at Vintner’s Cellar in Concord. Info: 340-0692.
BNI PARTNERS FOR SUCCESS meets WEDNESDAYS at 8 to 9:30 a.m. at the New Hampshire Audubon Society in Concord. Info: 848-4500 or 344-4433.
“SPEED SCHMOOZING” will be held thursday from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Crowne Plaza in Nashua. The cost is $30 for Women Inspiring Women members, $45 for nonmembers. Registration: wiwnh.com.
BUSINESS AFTER HOURS will be held THURSDAY from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Pemi Youth Center in Plymouth. Info: 536-1001 or email@example.com.
ALLIANCE FOR BUSINESS GROWTH BNI meets FRIDAYS from 8 to 9:30 a.m. at the Audubon Society in Concord. Info: 608-6413 or 674-1176.
THE U.S. SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION NEW HAMPSHIRE DISTRICT OFFICE and AARP will host an Encore Entrepreneur Business Forum APRIL 10 from 8:30 to 10 a.m. at Nashua Technology Park. This event is targeted at entrepreneurs 50 and older. Registration: 225-1402 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
“START YOUR OWN BUSINESS FOR LESS THAN $1,000” will be held APRIL 13 from 12:30 to 2 p.m. at the Mill Fudge Factory in Bristol. Admission is free, but space is limited. Reservations: 535-3222 or email@example.com.
“GREEN DRINKS,” networking about “green” topics, will be held april 16 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Hermanos in Concord. Info: greendrinks.org.
“ESSENTIALS OF PR” will be held APRIL 17 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Long Term Care Partners, 100 Arboretum Drive on the Pease International Tradeport in Portsmouth. The cost is $30 for Public Relations Society of America members, $50 for nonmembers and $20 for students/interns. Registration: tinyurl.com/d759xra.
THE ROBERT SHAW INTERNATIONAL INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY SYMPOSIUM will be held APRIL 25 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at UNH Law’s Franklin Pierce Center for Intellectual Property in Concord. Registration: alumni.law.unh.edu/2013shaw or 513-5246.
“HOW TO START YOUR OWN BUSINESS” will be held APRIL 25 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Bedford Public Library. The cost is $25. Registration: 666-7561 or merrimackvalley.score.org.
“SMALL BUSINESS FINANCE: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW!” will be held APRIL 30 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at abi Innovation Hub in Manchester. The cost is $25. Registration: 666-7561 or merrimackvalley.score.org.
THE SECOND ANNUAL COMMUNITY HERO AWARDS will be held MAY 2 from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Margate’s new lakeside pavilion on Lake Winnipesaukee in Laconia. Info: lakesregionchamber.org.
“PHYSICIAN PRACTICE HUMAN RESOURCES: WHAT MEDICAL CARE AND MENTAL HEALTH PRACTICES NEED TO KNOW IN 2013” will be held MAY 2 from 8 to 9 a.m. at the McLane Law Firm in Manchester. Admission is free. Info: 625-1254 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
BASIC QUICKBOOKS I will be held MAY 13 and 15 from 5 to 8 p.m. at Lakes Region Community College. Info: 524-3207, ext. 6798.
BASIC QUICKBOOKS II will be held MAY 20 and 22 from 5 to 8 p.m. at Lakes Region Community College. Info: 524-3207, ext. 6798.
THE NORTHEAST RESOURCE RECOVERY ASSOCIATION will host its 32nd annual recycling conference and expo JUNE 3-4 at the Radisson Hotel in Manchester. Info: nrra.net.