Tuesday, Sept. 8
The Springfield-Greene County League of Women Voters is sponsoring a roundtable discussion on tree conservation and restoration in relation to the city's growth and development at 7 p.m. at City Utilities Auditorium, 301 E. Central. The meeting, moderated by Lloyd Young, Good Community chair and LWV member, is open to the public. For more information, call 881-5877.
Monday, Sept. 14
The HBA Fall Parade of Homes, presented by the Springfield Home Builders Association, begins. The event, which runs through Sept. 20, is detailed on pages 32-43 of this issue.
Wednesday, Sept. 23
The Complete Course on OSHA Recordkeeping, a one-day seminar presented by the Keye Productivity Center of the American Management Association International, will be held 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Sept. 23 at the Holiday Inn North. The cost is $159 per person. Call 800-821-3919 to register.
Tuesday, Oct. 6
The Rigors of Rentals, a seminar for property managers, will cover various legal issues relating to the ownership and rental of real property. The event will be held as part of Missouri Association of Realtors' annual convention at the Chateau on the Lake. The cost is $25 for MAR section members and $50 for non-members. For more information or to register, call Carma Reinhart at MAR, 800-403-0101, ext. 115.
Wednesday, Oct. 7
The 12th annual Safety & Health Conference of the Ozarks will be held 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Oct. 7 and 8 at the University Plaza Convention Center. This year's theme is Keeping It All Together: Safety and Health, the Great Juggling Act. Seminars of interest to businesspeople in the construction trades include "Fall Arrest Standards," "Workers' Compensation," "Electrical Safety" and "Respiratory Protection," among others. The cost is $95 for one day, $75 for a second employee; and $145 for both days, $100 for a second employee. A student rate of $25 is also available. For more information, contact the Safety Council of the Ozarks at 869-2121.
Monday, Oct. 26
Salute to Design and Construction Week begins. A joint effort of area design and construction-related organizations, the salute recognizes the contributions of a variety of building trades to the area's economy and quality of life.
Tuesday, Oct. 27
Today's OSHA: A Compliance Update, a one-day seminar presented by the Keye Productivity Center of the American Management Association International, will be held 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. The seminar will convene at the Sheraton Hotel Hawthorn Park in Springfield. The cost is $159 per person. Call 800-821-3919 to register.
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