Tuesday

Toastmasters Akron 151 6:30 to 8 p.m., Summa St. Thomas Hospital, 444 N. Main St., Akron. Information: Nick Lach, 330-205-6117, email nicholas.d.lach@gmail.com or http://151.toastmastersclubs.org.

Bridgestone Toastmasters Club 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., Bridgestone Americas Technical Center, 10 E. Firestone Blvd., Akron. Information: http://3315.toastmastersclubs.org.

Northeast Ohio Business Alliance 7:30 to 9 a.m., Real Estate Capital Partners, 8821 Freeway Drive, Macedonia. Information: edhopson@rcpfunding.com.

Wadsworth Toastmasters 7 p.m., Buehlers Fresh Foods, 175 Great Oaks Trail, Wadsworth. Information: carolburger102@gmail.com.

Medina Business Network 7:45-8:45 a.m., Buffalo Wild Wings, 5050 Eastpointe Drive, Medina. Information: info@medinabn.com.

International Referral Network, Greater Akron Chapter 7:45 a.m., 12 E. Exchange St., Akron. Information: Michael Brink, 330-221-8576.

Womens Network of Northeast Ohio EMPOWER! Womens Business Mastery Program 4-6:30 p.m., Akron Global Business Accelerator, 526 S. Main St. Topic: The Necessary Evil. Members $30, nonmembers $40, and continuing education hours $60. For more information, go to www.womensnetworkneohio.com.

Wednesday

International Referral Network, Akron West Chapter 11:45 a.m., Akron Family Restaurant, 250 W. Market St., Akron. Reservations required: Dan Keenan, 330-334-0533.

A.M. Akron Toastmasters Club 8 a.m., Fairlawn Country Club, 200 N. Wheaton Road, Akron. Breakfast $6. Information: www.amakrontoastmasters.com.

Cuyahoga Falls Toastmasters 6:30 p.m., ComDoc offices, 220 Ascot Parkway, Cuyahoga Falls. Information: http://2878837.toastmastersclubs.org.

Fairlawn Business Exchange Networking Group 8 to 9 a.m., Panera, 3895 Medina Road, Bath Township. Information: email irakirsch@gmail.com or www.businessexchangeinc.com.

Business Basics Seminar 4-7 p.m., Akron Global Business Accelerator, 526 S. Main St., ninth floor, Conference Room 904, Akron. Learn about the planning process, initial financial projections, ownership options, review of the required forms, licensing, loan options and additional funding availability. Free. Registration required. Call 330-375-2111 or email info@akronsbdc.org.

Thursday

AmSpirit Business Connections, Summit Business Network Chapter 7:30 a.m., Bob Evans, 175 Howe Ave., Cuyahoga Falls. Free. Information: Millie Babb, 216-574-7245, Mildred.j.babb@wellsfargoadvisors.com.

T.E.E.M. (Together Everyone Earns More) 7 to 8:30 a.m., Silver Lake Country Club, 1325 Graham Road, Silver Lake. Information: Adam Yonkof, 330-388-1016.

Toastmasters in Green Noon to 1 p.m., Giant Eagle, second-floor business room, 1700 Corporate Woods Parkway, Green. Information: toastmaster.kim.kraj@gmail.com.

Toastmasters Beacon Journal Noon, Beacon Journal, 44 E. Exchange St., Akron. Information: Vicky Nann 330-622-3963.

Stark Community Toastmasters 7:30 to 8:30 a.m., Glass Tower at Belden Village, first-floor conference room, 4450 Belden Village St. NW, Jackson Township. Information: http://3342.toastmastersclubs.org.

Business Network International, Green Initiative Chapter 7:30 a.m., Cornerstone Church, 578 Killian Road, Springfield Township. Information: Jeremy Mantel, 330-575-7289.

International Referral Network Fairlawn/Montrose Chapter 11:45 a.m., Fairlawn Kiwanis Community Center, 3486 Smith Road, Fairlawn. Information: Jim Koewler, 330-659-3579.

Friday

Business Network International, Aurora Borealis Chapter 7:30 a.m., Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, 342 S. Chillicothe Road, Aurora. Details: Keith Smith, 216-595-7900 or www.bni-ohio.com.

Akron Downtown Toastmasters Noon, University Park YMCA, 477 E. Market St., Akron. Information: Tom Serle, 330-678-8930.

May 9

Akron SPE Awards Night 5:30 p.m. May 9, Firestone Country Club, 452 E. Warner Road, Akron. The last meeting of the season and presentation of various awards and scholarships. Keynote speaker is Dr. Eric J. Amis, dean, College of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering, vice provost for research, the University of Akron, Department of Polymer Science. $30 members and/or guest, $25 retired, $10 student. Reservations are due by noon on Friday, May 6. For reservations, call Gary Taylor at 330-419-4380 or email akronspe1@gmail.com.