Monday, Sept. 9th | 5pm–7pm

Need help with your business website? Want to talk about marketing & advertising? Just want to review your business plan? Stop by a business-bistro “Biztro” session anytime and get hands-on help with Economic Development Director, Jeanne LeClair.  Chat about business plans, websites, marketing, or new business ideas over snacks and coffee (most of the time).

GED/HiSet Writing Test Prep & Study Skills

Have you hit a ROADBLOCK in your HISET goals? Would you like to put a stop to what’s been stopping you?Professional singer/ songwriter/public speaker and author Mimi Caban Ross will help bring out the best student you can be as you prepare for the HiSET exams

Business Plan Workshop

Wednesday, Sept. 18th, 6 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: VEC, Chester

Got a great idea for a small business? Not sure how to start? Want to grow your existing business? We’ll discuss creating an executive summary, a marketing plan, a budget, and more.

Friends of SHAEC Norwich Lake Fundraiser Hike

Saturday, Oct. 19th, 10am

The Retreat at Norwich Lake 128 Norwich Lake in Huntington

With 97 acres of forest, trails, and lake access, The Retreat at Norwich Lake has a lot to explore. Come hike a few of the trails with the Friends of SHAEC and Western Mass Hilltown Hikers, as we team up to celebrate SHAEC’s 20 years of adult education in the Hilltowns.