The Salem News
---- — Wednesday, July 10
Leads Referral Group, 7:30 to 9 a.m., Torigian Family YMCA, 259 Lynnfield St., Peabody. Peabody Area Chamber of Commerce will host its Leads Referral Group poolside. Bring an elevator pitch. Register at www.peabodychamber.com.
Joint Chamber After-Hours Networking Event, 5 to 7 p.m., Misselwood Estate at Endicott College, 407 Hale St., Beverly. The Salem and Beverly Chamber of Commerce and the North of Boston Convention & Visitors Bureau will host a joint event. Free tickets to the Concours d’Elegance will be handed out to raffle winners, and complimentary drinks and food will be provided. Reserve a spot at 978-744-0004 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thursday, July 11
BackTalk Toastmasters Club meeting, 7 to 9 p.m., Brooksby Village, MacIntosh Building, 100 Brooksby Village Drive, Peabody. Learn how to speak and communicate with confidence by practicing in a supportive environment. 978-587-3874 or email@example.com.
Friday, July 12
North Shore Business Forum: Ismini Soteropoulos, 7:30 a.m., Danversport Yacht Club, 161 Elliott St., Danvers. Ismini Soteropoulos, registered dietician at Lahey Clinic, will discuss nutrition. $11 admission includes continental breakfast. www.nsbforum.org.
SATURDAY, JULY 13
Fact or Fiction: Estate Planning Demystified, 10 a.m. to noon, Beverly Chamber of Commerce, 100 Cummings Center, Suite 107K, Beverly. Learn how advance planning can help protect assets for the future. Attorney Julie Low will explain estate-planning documents, including wills, revocable and irrevocable trusts, living trusts, health care proxies and durable power of attorney. Registration required at www.lawofficeofjulielow.com or 978-922-8800.
Monday, July 15
North Shore Chamber Golf Tournament, 1:30 p.m., Ipswich Country Club, 148 Country Club Way. Tee-off is at 1:30 p.m. Bramble format. Includes boxed lunch and awards dinner for all players. https://www.northshorechamber.org/2013golf.
Tuesday, July 16
Rewire When You Retire, 7 to 9 p.m., Enterprise Center, Salem State University, 121 Loring Ave., Salem. Retirement brings an opportunity to redefine oneself. For many, work has provided a sense of relevancy and the basis of self-esteem; that changes with retirement. Learn how to make the transition and live a life of significance after retiring. Speaker: Jack Beauregard, founder and chief executive officer of Successful Transition Planning Institute. Free. http://rewirewhenyouretire071613.eventbrite.com/#.
Wednesday, July 17
North Shore Chamber Breakfast, 7:15 a.m., Hawthorne Hotel, 18 Washington Square W., Salem. Features a talk by Annie Harris, executive director of the Essex National Heritage Commission. Breakfast and networking begin at 7:15 a.m., followed by the program from 8 to 9 a.m. $35/chamber members, $55/nonmembers. Register at www.northshorechamber.org or 978-774-8565.
Summer Shindig, 5:30 to 9 p.m., Smith Barn at Brooksby Farm, 38 Felton St., Peabody. The Peabody Area Chamber of Commerce will host its summer networking event featuring a barbecue, classic dance tunes by RJ DeSanctis. Entertainment, door prizes, elimination raffle and more. $20/raffle ticket, only 100 tickets sold. $20 admission per person. Purchase tickets by calling the chamber at 978-531-0384.
Friday, July 19
North Shore Business Forum: Janice Walker, 7:30 a.m., Danversport Yacht Club, 161 Elliott St., Danvers. Janice Walker of JD Walker Communications will talk about how to get good press. $11 admission includes continental breakfast. www.nsbforum.org.
Tuesday, July 23
Coffee Connection, 7:30 to 9 a.m., The House of the Seven Gables, 115 Derby St., Salem. The Salem Chamber of Commerce and The House of the Seven Gables present a morning networking event for attendees to make new business contacts and reconnect with old ones. Bring business cards and an elevator pitch. Coffee and refreshments provided. Free/chamber members, $20/nonmembers. Reserve a spot at 978-744-0004 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tuesday, July 25
Lunch & Leads, noon to 1:30 p.m., Scosso Restaurant & Bar, Northshore Mall, 210 Andover St., Peabody. Peabody Area Chamber of Commerce event for attendees to sample the menu of a member restaurant and meet with other chamber members. Come prepared to share a 60-second elevator pitch. Each registered attendee will receive the participant list with contact names and addresses. $17/PACC members, $30/nonmembers. Advance reservations required at www.peabodychamber.com.
Wednesday, July 26
North Shore Business Forum: Stephen Capano, 7:30 a.m., Danversport Yacht Club, 161 Elliott St., Danvers. Stephen Capano of Tectrix will talk about online advertising. $11 admission includes continental breakfast. www.nsbforum.org.
Tuesday, July 30
After Hours at Latitude Sports Club, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Latitude Sports Club, Route 1 south, Peabody. Peabody Area Chamber of Commerce networking event will be held on the fourth-floor sun deck and studio. Learn more about the hosting business and expand network of contacts. Bring business cards and an elevator speech. Light refreshments served. Free/PACC members, $10/nonmembers. Register at www.peabodychamber.com.
Wednesday, Aug. 14
Networking Before Nine, 7:30 to 9 a.m., Burtons Grill, Northshore Mall, 210 Andover St., Peabody. The Peabody Area Chamber of Commerce will host this leads referral group meeting. Free/PACC members, $10/nonmembers. Register at http://business.peabodychamber.com/events/details/nb49-leads-referral-group-1540.