LOUISIANA SMALL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CENTER

WHEN: Wednesday, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

WHERE: Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown branch, 13278 La. 73, Geismar

TOPIC: “Starting and Financing a Small Business”

RESERVATIONS: (225) 673-8699

BATON ROUGE LODGING ASSOCIATION AND ASCENSION HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION

WHEN: Thursday, 11:30 a.m. networking; noon to 1 p.m. lunch meeting

WHERE: Parc 73, 14379 La. 73, Prairieville

SPEAKER: Lt. Gov. Billy Nungesser

COST: $25 members; $45 nonmembers or no-shows

RESERVATIONS: www.brlodging.org

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF BLACK ACCOUNTANTS INC.

WHEN: Thursday, 5:30 p.m.

WHERE: Main Library, 7711 Goodwood Blvd., Baton Rouge

TOPIC: Year End Planning Meeting

RESERVATIONS: Gwen B. Johnson at gbjcpa73@aol.com