Thursday, Nov. 21
Toastmasters Club of Beverly Meeting, 7:30 a.m., Acapulco’s Family Mexican Restaurant, Cummings Center, Beverly. The Toastmasters Club of Beverly will meet. Contact Roberta at 617-755-6331, or visit www.beverlytoastmasters.org for more information.
Lunch & Leads, noon to 1:30 p.m., Dee’s Cafe, 136 Newbury St., Peabody. The Peabody Area Chamber of Commerce will host a Lunch & Leads event at Dee’s Cafe. Sample the menu specialties and meet fellow chamber members. Come prepared with a 60-second elevator pitch. A representative from BayRing Communications will speak. $17 PACC members, $30 nonmembers. Details and registration at www.peabodychamber.com.
BackTalk Toastmasters Club meeting, 7:15 to 9:15 p.m., Brooksby Village, MacIntosh Building, 300 Brooksby Village Drive, Peabody. Learn how to speak and communicate with confidence by practicing in a supportive environment. email@example.com.
Friday, Nov. 22
Selecting Wines for the Holidays, 7:30 a.m., Danversport Yacht Club, 161 Elliott St., Danvers. Donna Martin of Mill River Wines will speak at the North Shore Business Forum on how to select wines for the holidays. $11 admission includes continental breakfast. www.nsbforum.org.
North Shore Chamber Orientation, 8 a.m., North Shore Chamber of Commerce boardroom, 5 Cherry Hill Drive, Suite 100, Danvers. Chamber orientation for perspective members to learn more about member benefits and services. Admission is free. Limited to 40 people, pre-registration is required at firstname.lastname@example.org or 978-774-8565.
Tuesday, Dec. 3
Legal Issues with Websites and Social Media, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m., Enterprise Center, Salem State University, 121 Loring Ave., Salem. Learn simple steps that can be taken to help reduce legal risk and protect online presence. Workshop will also address how to preserve (and enhance) the value of one’s website as part of a business exit strategy. Speaker: Louise Leduc Kennedy, president, West Hill Technology Counsel. Free. enterprisectr.org.
Wednesday, Dec. 4
Executive Breakfast Forum, 7:15 a.m., Peabody Marriott Hotel, 8A Centennial Drive, Peabody. HNorth Shore Chamber of Commerce forum features a talk by Mass Insight Education leaders. Breakfast and networking begin at 7:15 a.m., followed by the program from 8 to 9 a.m. $35 chamber members, $55 nonmembers. Registration and details at www.northshorechamber.org or 978-774-8565.