SMALL BUSINESS COUNSELING: One-on-one counseling presented by the U.S. Small Business Administration, LegalCORPS and SCORE. 4-6 p.m. Free. Southdale Library, 7001 York Av. S., Edina. 612-543-5900.
BUSINESS FINANCING: Presented by Neighborhood Development Center. 6-8 p.m. Free. Merriam Park Branch Library, 1831 Marshall Av., St. Paul. 651-379-8422.
BUSINESS OWNER ADVISORY COUNCIL MEETING: Registration required. the-meridian-group.com. 7:30 a.m.-noon. $99. Staybridge Suites, 5150 American Blvd. W., Bloomington. 952-942-8560.
INTRODUCTION TO STARTING YOUR BUSINESS: Presented by SCORE. 6 p.m. Free. Northwestern Health Sciences University, 2501 W. 84th St., Bloomington. 952-938-4570.
SMALL BUSINESS STEPS: Presented by SCORE and the U.S. Small Business Administration. tinyurl.com/mnsteps2017. Noon-1 p.m. Free. U.S. Small Business Administration, 330 2nd Av. S., Mpls. 612-370-2321.
LOAN INFORMATION SESSION: Noon-1 p.m. Free. Neighborhood Development Center, 663 University Av. W., St. Paul. 651-291-2480.
TUESDAY, AUG. 22
LEGALCORPS CONSULTATION: Legal advice from volunteer attorneys. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Free. Minneapolis Central Library, 300 Nicollet Mall, Mpls. 612-543-8000.
SCORE CONSULTATION: Bring your small-business idea for one-on-one confidential counseling. 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Free. Minneapolis Central Library, 300 Nicollet Mall, Mpls. 612-543-8000.
SMALL BUSINESS COUNSELING: Presented by the U.S. Small Business Administration. 10 a.m.-noon. Free. Minneapolis Central Library, 300 Nicollet Mall, Mpls. 612-543-8000.