Feb
20
Thu
SCORE Workshop: How to Use QuickBooks to Manage Business Finances (I) @ Westbrook Public Library Tickets
Feb 20 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
SCORE Workshop: How to Use QuickBooks to Manage Business Finances (I) @ Westbrook Public Library | Westbrook | Connecticut | United States

You have started your own business, and you have bills to pay, customer sales to track, and taxes to file. If you have turned to QuickBooks™ for help, and need help using the program, this workshop is for you. Feel free to bring a laptop with Quickbooks loaded to follow along with the presenter. With support from The Rotary Club of Guilford, CT.

Feb
23
Sun
Fluid Painting – A Dirty Pour Workshop @ Spectrum Art Gallery Tickets
Feb 23 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Fluid Painting - A Dirty Pour Workshop @ Spectrum Art Gallery | Essex | Connecticut | United States

Fluid painting involves layering acrylic paints of different densities and incorporating certain additives (i.e. silicone, dimethicone, alcohol, Dawn dish soap (etc.) which can result in gorgeous combinations of paint, cells, and lacing. Techniques include the flip cup,Dutch pour and the dirty pour. No experience necessary. Please bring a hairdryer to the workshop.

Fluid Painting – A Dirty Pour Workshop @ Spectrum Art Gallery Tickets
Feb 23 @ 1:30 pm
Fluid Painting - A Dirty Pour Workshop @ Spectrum Art Gallery | Essex | Connecticut | United States

Fluid painting involves layering acrylic paints of different densities and incorporating certain additives (i.e. silicone, dimethicone, alcohol, Dawn dish soap (etc.) which can result in gorgeous combinations of paint, cells, and lacing. Techniques include the flip cup,Dutch pour and the dirty pour. No experience necessary. Please bring a hairdryer to the workshop.

Feb
24
Mon
SCORE Workshop: Creating a Web Presence @ Groton Public Library Tickets
Feb 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
SCORE Workshop: Creating a Web Presence @ Groton Public Library | Groton | Connecticut | United States

Marketing veteran Anne Driscoll offers a basic overview to help non-technical people & business owners build a professional-looking website in just a few hours. Learn the foundations of an essential web presence and establish the easiest way to get your business in front of the largest audience – the internet. With support from R.B. Kent & Son Inc.

Feb
27
Thu
SCORE Workshop: QuickBooks – Advanced & Hands-On @ Westbrook Public Library Tickets
Feb 27 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
SCORE Workshop: QuickBooks - Advanced & Hands-On @ Westbrook Public Library | Westbrook | Connecticut | United States

This workshop compares QuickBooks Desktop & Online versions. We’ll set up a QuickBooks Desktop company from scratch, reviewing setup preferences. If time permits, we’ll also view preferences for a QuickBooks Online company. Please bring a laptop with QuickBooks loaded. With support from The Rotary Club of Guilford, CT

Mar
8
Sun
Connecticut WeddingCONN at the UCONN Alumni Center @ UConn Alumni Center Tickets
Mar 8 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Connecticut WeddingCONN at the UCONN Alumni Center @ UConn Alumni Center | Mansfield | Connecticut | United States

ENGAGED? Save the date! Connecticut WeddingCONN – the Spring Edition – is back on Sunday, March 8, 2020 from 12-3 p.m. at the UCONN Alumni Center, 2384 Alumni Drive, Storrs, Connecticut. Meet with a variety of wedding professionals who will help you plan the perfect wedding! Tasty treats, raffles, prizes and great discounts. Plus we offer Wedding Workshops conducted by the Pros who will offer you great tips and advice. Interested in showcasing your business? Please email Kelly@BridalShowsByKelly.com or visit www.ctweddingcon.com.

Free admission for engaged couples! Free admission for UCONN students and alumni. Guest tickets only $5. Please register for your free or guest tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/connecticut-weddingconn-spring-edition-tickets-86552660337 .
Guest Tickets will be $10 at the door. Walk-ins welcome.

The first 100 attendees will receive a swag bag!

Nature in Colored Pencil Workshop @ Spectrum Art Gallery Tickets
Mar 8 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Nature in Colored Pencil Workshop @ Spectrum Art Gallery | Essex | Connecticut | United States

Please join local artist Betsy Barry for an afternoon of drawing in Colored Pencil! In this workshop learn the basics of drawing using the flexible medium of Colored Pencil. Explore the rendering of a subject from nature using graphite and working on sketches to transfer onto a final piece in colored pencil! Some drawing experience preferable but not required. Materials list will be provided upon registration.

Nature in Colored Pencils Workshop @ Spectrum Art Gallery Tickets
Mar 8 @ 1:00 pm
Nature in Colored Pencils Workshop @ Spectrum Art Gallery | Essex | Connecticut | United States

Please join local artist Betsy Barry for an afternoon of drawing in Colored Pencil! In this workshop learn the basics of drawing using the flexible medium of Colored Pencil. Explore the rendering of a subject from nature using graphite and working on sketches to transfer onto a final piece in colored pencil! Some drawing experience preferable but not required. Materials list will be provided upon registration.

Mar
24
Tue
WBDC: Stand Out From The Crowd: Personal Branding @ Women's Business Development Council Tickets
Mar 24 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
WBDC: Stand Out From The Crowd: Personal Branding @ Women's Business Development Council | New London | Connecticut | United States

Personal branding defines who you are/what makes you unique to the community and helps you become a recognized subject matter expert. Now you can learn how to build your brand through clear and consistent in-person communication and gain the principles you need to apply to social media too. Come identify what makes you unique and communicate that to others!

Registration Required/No Charge

Mar
28
Sat
HackCT Makerspace Hackathon @ MakerspaceCT Tickets
Mar 28 @ 8:00 am – Mar 29 @ 1:00 pm
HackCT Makerspace Hackathon @ MakerspaceCT | Hartford | Connecticut | United States

It is with great excitement that Danbury Hackerspace, Fairfield County Makers Guild, NESIT Makerspace, MakeHaven, MakerspaceCT and Spark Makerspace announce HackCT, a two-day hackathon event taking place March 28th-29th, 2020 at MakerspaceCT in Hartford, CT.

Applications are open to the maker, hacker, and hardware/software development community at large.

The theme for HackCT is “smart, safe, and accessible cities”. Participants will brainstorm about the problems faced by modern city residents, commuters, and workers and will then break into groups to develop solutions to some of the problems. The theme was specifically chosen to promote the use of Internet of Things (IoT) devices, while still providing enough flexibility to ensure that participants can work on software of web applications if they prefer.

Questions? Comments? Feel free to get in touch with us at hello@hackct.io.

Attention Student Hackers! We don’t want cost to be a barrier for entry to HackCT, so we’ve have special student discounts just for you. Choose the discount that best suits your needs: Save 50% on admission with promo code “extreme50” or save 100% on admission with code “ultra100”