Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 Basics @ Charlotte Mecklenburg Library-Matthews
May 28 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Create, edit and save a basic presentation using Microsoft PowerPoint 2013. This class is for people who have mastered basic computer skills. Previous experience with Microsoft Word is also strongly recommended. Register at

Mobile Technology: Devices and Features @ Charlotte Mecklenburg Library-Main
May 28 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Are you thinking about buying a SMART phone or tablet? Do you already own a SMART device and want to learn more? Join the library to discuss several key features for mobile computing devices. Register at

US DOT Bonding Education Program Kick-Off Meeting @ Charlotte Mecklenburg Government Center, Room 267
May 28 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Start Your Business Now @ Central Campus
May 28 @ 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

What do you really need to get started? Much more than luck! This popular seminar is packed with valuable information to help you get a good start and increase the odds of your business being successful.

CAFE Y PASTEL Latino Networking Breakfast @ Mama's Coffee House
May 29 @ 7:30 AM – 9:30 AM

CAFE Y PASTEL Latino Networking Breakfast – Come with us as we go just a little further south to a great gathering place. Join us for early morning networking and make new connections over a cup of coffee.

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Basic Accounting with QuickBooks @ Central Campus
Jun 1 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Build a solid foundation by learning the fundamentals of accounting and how it relates within QuickBooks®. Understand the chart of accounts and what happens when bills, checks and invoices are entered. Occurs every Monday and Wednesday 6/1-6/3

Business Startup Boot Camp Certificate Program @ Central Campus
Jun 1 @ 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Get up and running fast with this intensive certificate program designed to train and to guide you on the path toward business success. Your own commitment along with classroom instruction, guest speakers, presentations, case studies, group work and online content allow you to evaluate the feasibility of your idea and to develop a strategy and business plan using proven finance and marketing techniques. Has required online component. 20 hour class, 15 hour online. Occurs Monday and Wednesday 6/1-6/24


Soup to Nuts Strategy for Starting a Successful Food Business @ HARRIS CAMPUS
Jun 1 @ 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

There is good news in North Carolina for food entrepreneurs. No longer are you required to rent expensive commercial space in order to bring your creative recipes to market. Thanks to cottage food laws you can now create a small food business in your own kitchen as long as you follow all of the rules. Sales for specialty food products have increased over 18 percent in the last three years as more consumers seek out the quality and taste of artisan products. Take advantage of this growing market and learn the intricacies of the laws that allow you to create food products at home and create a winning recipe for a successful food business. Occurs Mondays and Wednesdays 6/1-6/15


Start Your Business Now @ ONLINE
Jun 1 @ 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

What do you really need to get started? Much more than luck! This popular seminar is packed with valuable information to help you get a good start and increase the odds of your business being successful.ONLINE

QuickBooks Level 1 @ Levine Campus
Jun 2 @ 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Discover how to manage and maintain your business finances by automating your accounting and financial reporting functions.  Use this computerized program to set your company’s chart of accounts, receive payments, pay bills, create lists, track cash sales, enter bills, create invoices, make deposits, reconcile bank accounts and write checks in order to more easily manage your financial decisions. Uses QuickBooks® 2015.  Purchase book: QuickBooks® Pro 2015 Level 1.Occurs every Tuesday and Thursday 6/2-6/11