Wednesday, June 11
How to Build a Nonprofit Board, 8 to 10:30 a.m., 63 State St., Newburyport. Essex County Community Foundation’s Center for Nonprofit Excellence in partnership with Newburyport Five Cents Savings Bank will host a free workshop, “Recruiting and Building Your Nonprofit Board,” on board development. Space is limited and participants may register at www.eccf.org.
Thursday, June 12
How to Read Financial Statements, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m., Enterprise Center, Salem State University, 121 Loring Ave., Salem. Financial statements tell you where the money is coming from, where it went, and what is currently available. Workshop looks at financial statements and how they can be best friends in building a business. Speaker: Mike Wheeler, CEO and president, Beverly Bank. Free. Register at www.enterprisectr.org.
Friday, June 13
North Shore Business Forum: Grow Your Business, 7:30 a.m., Danversport Yacht Club, 161 Elliott St., Danvers. Forum features Dr. Colleen Suchecki speaking about growing one’s business. $11 admission includes continental breakfast and networking. www.nsbforum.org.
Monday, June 16
Torigian Golf Classic, 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., The Meadow at Peabody, 80 Granite St., Peabody. Proceeds support community scholarship programs administered by the Peabody Area Chamber of Commerce and the Peabody Rotary Club. $150 per player, $600 foursome. Tickets include 18 holes of golf, use of golf cart, continental breakfast, catered lunch buffet, golf club of choice, sleeve of golf balls, prizes and contests, business networking and more. 7:30 p.m., registration, continental breakfast and putting green; 8:30 a.m. shotgun start. www.peabodychamber.com.
Wednesday, June 18
North Shore Business Leaders Breakfast, 7:30 to 9 a.m., Danversport Yacht Club, 161 Elliot St., Danvers. Panel discussion, question-and-answer session, networking and more. Speakers: Paul DeLorenzo, Danversport Yacht Club; Kurt Penney, IRC Solar Roof Systems; Joseph Fitzpatrick, Old Salt Work Partners — Solar Energy Development. Tour, learn and ask questions about Danversport Yacht Club’s new solar parking canopies from those involved in the development of the solar energy project. Free. Sponsored by the North Shore Technology Council. RSVP by June 11 to Jean DeMayo at firstname.lastname@example.org; include number of guests, names, organization, title, email address and phone number.