Budgeting, Finance, Interviewing Topics of Brown Bag Lunch Seminars Noontime classes in Friday Harbor

— from Minnie Knych, NW Workforce Career Center — The Northwest Workforce Council Career Center is hosting a series of free Brown Bag lunch seminars. April seminars include: April 20 is the next seminar. BUDGET, FINANCE AND MORE is presented by Islander’s Bank. The seminar assists with managing your budget, … Continue reading

Introduction to EFT Workshop: What’s This Thing Called Tapping?

Monday, March 27, 1 – 3 p.m., Orcas Senior Center — from Nancy Southern — Did you know that there is a revolutionary way you can relieve mental, emotional or even physical pain or suffering? You will learn a self-help process combining knowledge of ancient Chinese Acupuncture meridian points and modern psychology. Properly … Continue reading

Free Workshop on Business Feasibility for Entrepreneurs Is there a market for your business idea?

Monday, March 20, 12:30 – 2 p.m., San Juan Island Library — from Victoria Compton — All entrepreneurs wonder if there is a market for their business ideas, or if they will make money from them. Join the San Juan County Economic Development Council for a FREE workshop to learn … Continue reading

Forest Stewardship Classes Upcoming A forestry class for landowners

Saturdays, March 11- April 8, 8 a.m. – 2:30 p.m., Skagit Valley College Community Room — from San Juan Islands Conservation District — Your Land. Your Trees. Your Goals. This comprehensive university-based forestry class will help you get the most out of the land you love. Whether you have just a few … Continue reading

State Commerce Dept. Awards Grant to Economic Development Council Funds for local marine-trades education program

— from Victoria Compton — The San Juan County Economic Development Council (EDC) is pleased to announce the award of a Washington State Department of Commerce Work Start grant for a county-wide Marine Trades Education program, which will be run in partnership with Commerce, San Juan County, the Town of … Continue reading