WednesdaY, Feb. 12
Networking Before Nine: Leads Referral Group, 7:30 to 9 a.m., Burton’s Grill, 210 Andover St., Peabody. Leads referral group. Bring two business cards. One-on-one meeting with another attendee will be arranged before you leave, and members receive participant list for follow-up. $10 nonmembers, free for PACC members, call 978-531-0384 or visit www.peabodychamber.com.
Montserrat College of Art After Hours, 4:30 to 7 p.m., Montserrat College of Art Gallery, 23 Essex St., Beverly. Greater Beverly Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours event at Montserrat College of Art with Greg Bialecki, Massachusetts Secretary of Housing and Economic Development; Helena Fruscio, creative industry director for Massachusetts; and Anna Haber, winner of a National Endowment for the Arts public art competition. RSVP to Kathleen.email@example.com.
North Shore Technology Council: Meet and Mingle, 5:30 to 8 p.m., Hawthorne Hotel, 18 Washington St., Salem. Networking with council members and guests. Free/NSTC members, $25/nonmembers. Register at nstc.org.
Insurance Women monthly meeting, 5:30 p.m., Bertucci’s, Route 1 North, Peabody. The Essex Chapter of the Massachusetts Association of Insurance Women will hold its monthly meeting at 5:30 p.m. Dinner served at 6 p.m. Erin Ayers presents “The Role of the Media in the Insurance Industry — Current Events.” RSVP to Sue Emanuelson, c/o MiddleOak, P.O. Box 2006, Salem, MA 01970. For more information, call 978-551-3460 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thursday, Feb. 13
Toastmasters Club of Beverly, 7:30 a.m., Acapulco’s Family Mexican Restaurant, Cummings Center, Beverly. Contact Roberta at 617-755-6331, or visit www.beverlytoastmasters.org for more information.
Helping Employees Cope with Elderly Relatives, 8 to 9:30 a.m., North Shore Chamber of Commerce, 5 Cherry Hill Drive, Suite 100, Danvers. North Shore Chamber of Commerce will host an employee information workshop featuring Eileen Lubas of The Longevity Connection, a resource for caregivers in Massachusetts. $25 Chamber member, $50 nonmember. Register at www.northshorechamber.org or 978-774-8565.