Business After Hours: This Wednesday, March 12th from 5-7pm plan to join us for Business After Hours at Moments to Remember, 62 Main Street, Bradford. Building connections with others in the business and professional community is a great way to expand your reach, and Business After Hours is a perfect opportunity to connect through relaxed networking. Complimentary refreshments and light hors d’oeuvres, business card drawing, and a chance to join in our community update announcements – don’t miss it! Free and open to the business and professional community – come and see what our host, Moments to Remember, has to offer throughout their new expanded showroom!

BACC Annual Meeting and Awards: If you are the primary contact for your company (or an individual member), make sure to watch your mail for the Annual Meeting and Awards ballot, invitation, and ticket/sponsorship opportunities. The mailing went out late last week, and you have two weeks to get your vote in – ballots due Friday, March 21st. If you have sponsored the event in the past, we hope that you will consider returning as a sponsor again this year. If you have not, there are reasonable sponsorship rates for companies and organizations of all sizes, starting at just $50 for an Advertising Sponsorship.

A Conversation with Avi: The University of Pittsburgh at Bradford’s Education Club proudly presents an evening with Avi, Newbery Award-winning author of more than 70 books. Wednesday, March 19th at 6:30pm at the Harriet B. Wick Chapel at the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford. Doors will open at 6pm. Refreshments provided by the Pitt-Bradford Hospitality Program. Avi will share how his stories came to be, his thoughts on using adolescent literature in the classroom, and excerpts from his books, including the most recent story – Sophia’s War. Following the presentation, Avi will sign books you bring, or you may purchase one at the event. Free and open to the public. Please RSVP to Wayne Brinda by March 14th at wjb27@pitt.edu.