Business Plan Development

Presented by Sacramento Metro Chamber

Have you heard the saying, “Businesses don’t plan to fail, they fail to plan?” It’s true – whether you are just starting out or are growing your business — having a well thought-out, written business plan can help you stay on track for success.

Nov 10 @ 9 am

Pay-What-You-Wish Sundays

Presented by Crocker Art Museum and Western Health Advantage

As part of a collaborative, ongoing effort to improve wellness and education in Northern California communities, the Crocker Art Museum and Western Health Advantage have joined forces to ensure that fine art experiences are accessible to everyone. Pay What You Wish Sundays, which are held the 3rd Sunday of each month at the Crocker, give visitors a chance to choose their own admission price and explore the Museum’s galleries.

Oct 15

20th Annual OWL Awards Gala

Presented by NAWBO

The Annual Outstanding Women Leader (OWL) Awards were established in 1997 by the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) Sacramento Valley chapter to acknowledge and celebrate exemplary women leaders in the business community.

Oct 19 @ 6 pm

16th Annual Women United Luncheon

Guest speaker Simone Biles

We have another entertaining and heartfelt program planned for this year including stories from foster youth, successes from the program, a fashion show, and Olympic gold medalist and world champion gymnast Simone Biles, who will share her experience with foster care.

Oct 26 @ 11 am

Ofrenda Dia De Los Muertos

Presented by the Crest Theatre

The diversity of Mexican culture manifests itself effusively through festivals, traditions and colorful customs, some of which are unique to the world. The Day of the Dead Celebration, also known as Dia de Los Muertos, is an example of this as it was proclaimed an Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity by The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).

Oct 27 @ 7 pm

Business Basics 

Presented by Sacramento Metro Chamber

This workshop is the first of a 3 series for those who are looking to start their business. This workshop covers the first steps in building the foundation of your small business. If you are ready to take the next step and start your business. This class is for individuals who are looking for practical information for determining if they are ready to be an entrepreneur and the essentials for launching a business. We will learn about the initial steps to starting a business, formulate a plan to move forward, and where to seek out some excellent new resources.

Oct 27 @ 9 am

20th Annual Sacramento Arts Festival

The 20th Annual Sacramento Arts Festival—the best ever in quality and variety—returns to the Sacramento Convention Center November 3 – 5. The festival features 225 of America’s best contemporary crafts people and fine artists offering more than 150,000 original works.

Nov 3 @ 10 am

Internet Marketing For Business Owners

Sacramento Metro Chamber Executive Series

Since 2009, Duane Faitel, owner of Digital Internet Marketing (D Net Marketing) has helped hundreds of entrepreneurs and business owners acquire new clients and grow their businesses. He will be speaking about getting your phone ringing from using effective website and social media marketing tips, tools, best practices and strategies.

Nov 3 @ 11:30 am

Project Birthday party

Join MetroEDGE for a fun Halloween-themed Project Birthday party for all the children at the Next Move Family Shelter!

Gender-Bias in the Technology Workplace

A Women in Tech Panel

Did the Google Bro’s anti-diversity memo make you mad? Gain more insight on gender-bais in the technology workplace in a special Women in Tech discussion. What’s really (still) happening and how can women and men work together to improve the workplace culture in tech?

Oct 19 @ 6:30 pm