Rib dinner at Sonny's helps March of Dimes
For the second year, Sonny's Real Pit Bar-B-Q is holding its Baby Backs for Babies campaign to raise money for the March of Dimes. The campaign runs from Monday through Nov. 29 at all Sonny's Southeast U.S. locations, where a portion of the proceeds from every baby back plate will be donated to the effort dedicated to making sure all babies are born healthy.
Trade show is free at yacht, tennis club
The Treasure Island Chamber of Commerce is having a trade show at the newly opened Treasure Island Yacht and Tennis Club on Thursday from 2 to 7 p.m. Admission is free. There will be free food and door prizes. Call the chamber at (727) 360-4121.
2 chances to learn at business center
• The Tampa Bay Black Business Investment Corp. and the Small Business Administration will sponsor a Financing Your Business Lunch & Learn session on Nov. 3 from 1 to 2 p.m. at the St. Petersburg Business Assistance Center. To register for the free seminar or for information, call (727) 893-7146.
• Also on Nov. 3, SCORE, the "Counselors to America's Small Business," will present a workshop titled Planning for Your Business. It is scheduled 6 to 8 p.m. at the Business Assistance Center, 440 Second Ave. N. The Web site is www.stpete.org/bac.
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