Business

WEDNESDAY, MAY 14

NONPROFIT BOARD INFORMATION: Learn the roles and responsibilities of serving on a nonprofit board. 8:30-10:45 a.m. $45. MAP for Nonprofits, 2314 W. University Av., Suite 28, St. Paul. 651-393-2178.

ETHICS AWARD LUNCHEON: Mary Brainerd, president and chief executive of HealthPartners, will speak. Advance registration required. www.mnethicsaward.org. 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. $50. Nicollet Island Pavilion, 40 Power St., Mpls. 651-815-0668.

THURSDAY, MAY 15

NONPROFIT MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS CONFERENCE: Panel discussions, breakout sessions, speakers and networking opportunities. www.mndogooders.org. 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m. $125. Ramada Plaza Minneapolis, 1330 NE. Industrial Blvd., Mpls.

TRAINING MEETING: Donna Burnette of FranklinCovey will speak about building trust. Presented by the American Society for Training and Development. 6:30-8:30 p.m. $20-$45. University Enterprise Laboratories, 1000 Westgate Dr., St. Paul. 651-290-6262.

FRIDAY, MAY 16

TOASTMASTERS MEETING: 4701.toastmastersclubs.org. 7-8 a.m. Free. Supervalu, 7075 Flying Cloud Dr., Eden Prairie. 952-294-7410.

ADMINISTRATIVE PROFESSIONAL CONFERENCE: Workshops, exhibitors, speakers and networking. www.iaap-mnndsd-division.org. Ends Sun. $125-$225. Radisson Plaza Hotel Minneapolis, 35 S. 7th St., Mpls.

WEDNESDAY, MAY 21

NETWORKING LUNCHEON: Lori Spiess, chief executive of OffiCenters, will speak about habits for success and common pitfalls. Presented by Women in Networking. 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. $34-$54. Golden Valley Golf and Country Club, 7001 Golden Valley Road, Golden Valley. 612-708-6001.