Central Library - First Wednesdays for Small Business - 2015 - 2016

Each month, from September through June, seasoned professionals offer guidance on start-ups, procurement opportunities, legal considerations, marketing, record keeping and more.  The Business & Social Sciences Division of the Central Library of Rochester & Monroe County and the College at Brockport Small Business Development Center (SBDC) are sponsoring these free workshops. 

All workshops are held on the first Wednesday of each month from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Kate Gleason Auditorium, on the first floor of Central Library's Bausch & Lomb Public Library Building.

Pre-registration for these programs is requested.  Register by calling the Central Library at (585) 428-8130, or click on the link next to the program to register online.
November 4, 2015 - Marketing     Register online

December 2, 2015 - Record Keeping/Taxes     Register online

January 6, 2016 - Business Planning     Register online

February 3, 2016 Contractors Community Forum     Register online

March 2, 2016 - Legal Issues     Register online

April 6, 2016 - Financing Your Business     Register online

May 4, 2016 - Hiring Your First Employee     Register online

June 1, 2016 - Social Media Marketing     Register online  

This program is funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. Services are extended to the public on a non-discriminatory basis.

The Central Library is accessible to people with disabilities. To request specific accommodations, call (585) 428-8304 ten days prior to the program.