Wednesday, Dec. 4
Executive Breakfast Forum, 7:15 a.m., Peabody Marriott Hotel, 8A Centennial Drive, Peabody. North Shore Chamber of Commerce forum features William H. Guenther, chief executive officer and founder of Mass Insight Education, presenting “Making College Success a North Shore Community Commitment,” and state Rep. John Keenan on “Salem High’s AP Success.” 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.
Holiday Member Reception, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., DeScenza Diamonds, Route 114 West, Peabody. Peabody Area Chamber of Commerce members are invited to the chamber’s Holiday Member Reception for networking, cocktails, appetizers, door prizes, and discounts and offers from businesses. Free; members only. Register at www.peabodychamber.com.
Thursday, Dec. 5
Toastmasters Club of Beverly Meeting, 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.
The Business of Digital Games, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m., Enterprise Center, Salem State University, 121 Loring Ave., Salem. Join game industry veteran Tom Dusenberry, president and founder of Dusenberry Entertainment, for a presentation on the current digital games and the emerging field of gamification; using digital game thinking and logistics in other industries. Free. enterprisectr.org.
Private Home Health Care After Hours, 4:30 to 6 p.m., 225 Main St., Suite 12, Wenham. The Greater Beverly Chamber of Commerce and Private Home Health Care will hold an after-hours networking event with food, drinks, door prizes and more. Reserve a spot at firstname.lastname@example.org or 978-232-9559, or visit www.greaterbeverlychamber.com for details.
North Shore Chamber Holiday Reception, 5 to 7 p.m., ArcWorks, 22 Foster St., Peabody. Network and meet with other professionals. Hors d’oeuvres, drinks and music. Free admission for all members. Support the Arc Holiday Fund with a voluntary $10 cash or gift donation at the door. Registration and details at www.northshorechamber.org or 978-774-8565.