MONDAY, FEB. 9
SCORE CONSULTATION: Bring your small-business idea or problem for one-on-one confidential counseling. 4-6 p.m. Free. Southdale Library, 7001 York Av. S., Edina. 952-938-4570.
TUESDAY, FEB. 10
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 or problem for one-on-one confidential counseling. 10:15 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Free. Minneapolis Central Library, 300 Nicollet Mall, Mpls. 612-543-8000.
THURSDAY, FEB. 12
BUSINESS PLAN WORKSHOP: A two workshop series presented by SCORE on Feb. 12 and 19. 6-9 p.m. $75. Northwestern Health Sciences University, 84th St. and Penn Av. S., Bloomington. 952-938-4570.
TUESDAY, FEB. 17
EMBEDDED SYSTEMS SESSION: Robert Scott from TuneLab will speak about incorporating embedded systems. www.inventorsnetwork.org. 5:30-9 p.m. $15. Eisenhower Community Center, 1001 Hwy. 7, Hopkins.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 18
PEER ADVISORY GROUP: Presented by the Meridian Group for owners, presidents and chief executives. Advance registration required. 7:30 a.m.-noon. $99. Minneapolis Marriott Southwest, 5801 Opus Pkwy., Minnetonka. 952-942-8560.
THURSDAY, FEB. 19
SCORE CONSULTATION: Discuss your small-business opportunity with a counselor. 2-5 p.m. Free. Rum River Library, 4201 6th Av., Anoka.
FRIDAY, FEB. 20
CHAMBER SMALL BUSINESS LUNCHEON: "Small Business PR — How to Create Compelling Content that Engages Customers and Gains Media Exposure" with Joel Swanson, president of the Minnesota Public Relations Society of America. 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. $10-$20. Terrence Murphy Hall, University of St. Thomas, 1000 LaSalle Av. S., Mpls. 612-370-9160.
SATURDAY, FEB. 21
SMALL BUSINESS WORKSHOP: "Introduction to Starting Your Business." Presented by SCORE. 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Free. Minnesota School of Business, 1401 W. 76th St., Richfield. 952-938-4570.