Wednesday, April 30
Connecting Companies to Capital: How Groupize Raised Angel Funding, 7 to 9 a.m., Danversport Yacht Club, 161 Elliott St., Danvers. North Shore Technology Council breakfast. Charles de Gaspe Beaubien, founder of Beverly travel company Groupize, will share lessons learned while he raising start-up capital. Networking and continental breakfast at 7 a.m., followed by program at 7:45 a.m. $25/NSTC members, $50/nonmembers. Details and registration at www.nstc.org.
Essex Heritage Annual Spring Meeting, 8 to 10 a.m., Ken Olsen Science Center, Gordon College, 255 Grapevine Road, Wenham. Updates on Essex Heritage initiatives, introduction of new commissioners, and announcement of the Essex Heritage Partnership Grant recipients. Continental breakfast reception, 8 a.m.; business meeting, 8:30 to 10 a.m. Free; reservations requested at 978-740-0444 or email@example.com.
Supervisors’ Connection: “Running Effective Meetings,” 8 to 10 a.m., North Shore Community College’s Institute for Corporate Training and Technology, 100 Cummings Center, Suite 121E, Beverly. Celia Couture will facilitate.” $39, includes continental breakfast. Registration and details at 978-236-1240.
Business After Hours, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Landry Home Decorating, 53 Lowell St., Peabody. Peabody Area Chamber of Commerce and Landry Home Decorating host an after hours event with informal networking in a relaxed setting. Free/PACC members, $10 nonmembers. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thursday, May 1
Legislative Breakfast, 7 to 9 a.m., Misselwood, Endicott College, 376 Hale St., Beverly. Sponsored by Greater Beverly Chamber of Commerce. Full breakfast with a presentation by local and state elected officials on local business-related topics. $35/chamber members, $50/nonmembers. RSVP to email@example.com or 978-232-9559. For details, visit www.greaterbeverlychamber.com.
Trust, Estate and Insurance Planning for Art Collections, 7:30 to 9 a.m., Spinelli’s, Route 1, Lynnfield. The Essex County Estate Planning Council invites professionals in the field of estate planning to a discussion with Katja Zigerlig, vice president of Fine Arts, Wine & Jewelry Insurance at AIG Private Client Group, on the benefit of insuring collections of various kinds. Continental breakfast served, followed by program. Registration required at www.essexcountyepc.org, or by email to Michelle Xiarhos Curran at firstname.lastname@example.org.