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    IPFW Division of Continuing Studies offers the following courses. Info: 481-6619 or•Launching Your Own Business: A Sound and Proven Path, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
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    The New Haven Chamber of Commerce will have a legislative preview at 7:30 a.m. Dec. 12 at the New Haven City Administration Building. State Sen. Dennis Kruse and state Reps.
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    Grace College and the Gordon Institute for Enterprise Development are partnering to present its third annual executive forum, Enhancing Communication in Your Organization. It will be from 8 to 11:45 a.m.

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The Market Ready Workshop for farmers and small-business owners interested in selling their products will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 29 at the Allen County Office of the Purdue Extension Service. Cost is $60 a person and $30 for each additional member of a family or farm group. For information, call 481-6826 or email


The LinkedInstitute, a partnership between Anthony Juliano and Indiana Data Center, will hold its first in a series of seminars from 6 to 7 p.m. Nov. 27 at the Indiana Data Center, 620 Coliseum Blvd. W. The first is titled “Introducing the New LinkedIn.” To register, email

ExecuTrain will offer the following classes from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at 7337 W. Jefferson Blvd. Call 432-9077 or go to for pricing information.

•Excel 2007 Power User, Monday

•PowerPoint 2010 Advanced, Monday

•Illustrator CS5 Advanced, Monday and Tuesday

•Project Management Advanced, Monday

•Access 2010 Advanced, Tuesday

•Publisher 2010 Advanced, Tuesday

•Dreamweaver CS5 Advanced, Tuesday and Wednesday

•Intro to Computers, Wednesday

•Excel 2010 Intermediate, Wednesday

•Outlook 2007 Intermediate, Wednesday

•Word 2010 Basic, Nov. 26

•QuickBooks 2012 Advanced, Nov. 26

•Access 2003 Intermediate, Nov. 26-27

•Acrobat X Advanced, Nov. 26-27

•Outlook 2010 Advanced, Nov. 27

•Outlook 2007 Advanced, Nov. 27

•Indesign CS5 Advanced, Nov. 27-28

•Excel 2003 Basic, Nov. 28

•Project 2010 Basic, Nov. 28

•Expression Web Basic, Nov. 28-29

•Vision 2007 Advanced, Nov. 29

•Photoshop CS5 Advanced, Nov. 29-30

•Crystal Reports 2008 Advanced, Nov. 29-30

•Access/Excel VBA, Nov. 29-30

•Project 2007 Advanced, Nov. 30

•SharePoint Designer 2010 Basic, Nov. 30


Financial Hope will have an open house from 3 to 5 p.m. Monday at 4105 W. Jefferson Blvd. For information or to RSVP, call 432-8200, ext. 3304, or email

The Fort Wayne Black Chamber of Commerce Reception will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Nov. 30 at the Public Safety Academy, 7602 Patriot Crossing. Cost is $10 a person and is open to members and non-members. For information, or to RSVP by Nov. 27, email or

Hopebridge Pediatric Specialists will celebrate the expansion of its Fort Wayne facility with an open house from noon to 6 p.m. Dec. 7 at 3842 New Vision Drive.

For information, call 855-324-0885 or go to

IPFW’s Division of Continuing Studies is offering the following noncredit courses, which take place at IPFW unless otherwise noted. Call 481-6619 or go to

•“Launching Your Own Business: A Sound and Proven Path,” 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Nov. 28; $25.

•“Effective Problem Solving and 8-D,” 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 30; $229.

•“Strategic Fundraising for Nonprofits,” 6 to 9 p.m. Nov. 28 and Dec. 5 at the Warsaw Center; $95.