Editor's note: The business calendar runs each Saturday and features area events geared toward local businessmen and women. To submit items to the calendar, contact Business Editor Kim Hayes at firstname.lastname@example.org or 248-6741, ext. 116.
Volunteers sought for career exploration
LEWISTOWN - The Business and Education Committee, a working committee of the Juniata River Valley Chamber of Commerce, is looking for new members from the business community who are interested in creating career awareness for local students.
Participants can assist in a variety of ways, including giving facility tours, providing job shadowing opportunities, conducting mock interviews or speaking to groups of students about their field of interest.
Anyone interested can contact Cher Harpster at email@example.com or 248-4942, ext. 105. or Rhonda Moore at 248-6713.
Info session to provide details on HR group
LEWISTOWN - A free informational luncheon meeting on the Juniata Valley Member Service Area of the Human Resource Association of Centre County, an affiliate of the Society for Human Resource Management, will be held at noon on July 23 at PA CareerLink Mifflin County. For more information or to register, contact JVMSA?Chairwoman Kathy McCool at firstname.lastname@example.org or Membership Chairwoman Cher Harpster at email@example.com. Visit www.hracc.shrm.org for more information on the organization.
JVEAC to host human resources seminar
LEWISTOWN - The Juniata Valley Employer Advisory Council will hold a workplace seminar at 8:30 a.m. on July 29, at PA CareerLink Mifflin County.
Attorney Angela Thomas will speak on discipline and terminations, human resources documents and effective, compliant interviewing techniques.
The $25 fee is due upon arrival at the event and includes light breakfast and lunch. Checks should be made payalbe to JVEAC.
Smitty's to host July After Hours event
LEWISTOWN - Smitty's Sports Bar & Grill will host the next Business After Hours event from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on July 31. Smitty's is located at 15 Commerce Drive, Suite 500, Milroy.
Business After Hours events are organized by the hosting business and Juniata River Valley Chamber of Commerce. For more information or to register, call 248-6713.
Geriatric interest group to meet Aug. 8
BURNHAM - The Geriatric Interest Network will hold a meeting at 11:30 a.m. Aug. 8, at Burnham OIP. The group is for area professionals interested in the well-being of senior citizens in the community.