MONDAY, Feb. 24
QUICKBOOKS BASICS | Stony Brook
Learn QuickBooks Pro from the ground up for your business, 9-11 a.m. Monday, as well as March 3 and 10, Stony Brook Small Business Development Center, Research and Development Park building 17, $125 for three sessions, stonybrook.edu/commcms/sbdc/events, 631-632-9837.
SPEED NETWORKING | Wading River
Benefits a charity; 20 face-to-face networking sessions each lasting 5 minutes, 6-9 p.m., Desmond's Restaurant inside East Wind, 5720 Rte. 25A, $25 includes dinner, one drink ticket and goody bag, infinitebusinessconnections.com, 516-509-5014.
TUESDAY, Feb. 25
FREE SEMINAR | Smithtown
"Medicaid Planning & Asset Protection;" two sessions, 10-noon and 6-8 p.m., Futterman and Lanza, LLP, 222 E. Main St., suite 314, free, trustedattorneys.com, 631-207-1057.
LI STOCK TRADERS MEETUP | Plainview
"Simple Options Strategies for Quick Profits: What are Options, When to Place Trades and How to Profit," all levels are welcome, 6:45-9:15 p.m., Plainview-Old Bethpage Library, 999 Old Country Rd., free, meetup.com/listmg, 516-385-8244.
SOCIAL MEDIA BOOT CAMP | Mineola
First workshop of social media boot camp, learning Facebook for business branding, 8-10 a.m., HLD Communications, 330 Old Country Rd., suite 206, $99 includes breakfast, register, bit.ly/bootcamptix, 516-536-2020.
SOUTH SHORE NETWORKING GROUP | Freeport
Business people connect; bring business cards and be prepared to speak for your business, 8 a.m. Imperial Diner, 63 W. Merrick Rd., $15, 516-867-5851.
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 26
FWA-LI | Uniondale
The Financial Women's Association, LI committee hosts an event on "Accelerating Your Business through Women's Business Enterprise Status," 5:30-8 p.m., Ruskin Moscou Faltischek, 1425 RXR Plaza, East Tower, 15th floor, Lindbergh Boulevard, $60, register, bit.ly/1c38ihu, 516-336-0281.
NAWBO PANEL DISCUSSION | Woodbury
National Association of Women Business Owners; hear from successful women business owners of Long Island companies as they share their experiences of surviving the challenges of being women in business and building a company brand, 6-9 p.m., Fox Hollow Country Club, 7725 Jericho Tpke., $75, register, nawboli.org, 516-240-8058.
LI BUSINESS ADVANTAGE NETWORKING MEETING | Port Jefferson Station
The Long Island Business Advantage meets, have breakfast while networking and learning how to grow a business, reserve, 7:30 a.m., Panera Bread, 4959 Nesconset Hwy (Rte. 347), free, 631-834-9671.
THURSDAY, Feb. 27
BUSINESS NETWORKING INTERNATIONAL MEETS | Woodbury
Long Island business professionals welcome, bring plenty of business cards, 7-8:30 a.m. On Parade Diner, 7980 Jericho Tpke. (3/4 mile east of Route 135), guests are free, 516-921-5041.
HIA-LI: EXECUTIVE BREAKFAST | Hauppauge
Panel discussion on "Strategic Pathways to Growing your Cash Flow and Bottom Line," 8:30-10:30 a.m., Teachers Federal Credit Union, 102 Motor Pkwy., register, $45 includes breakfast, hia-li.org, 631-543-5355.
CHAMBER OF COMMERCE DINNER | Oyster Bay
Installation of Officers and Directors to the Oyster Bay-East Norwich Chamber of Commerce, reserve by Feb. 21, 7 p.m., Italian American Citizens Club, 48 Summit St. $25, 516-922-6464.
NETWORKING NIGHT | Southampton
Meet colleagues, bring business cards, includes raffles, 50/50, cash bar and appetizers, hosted by The Southampton Chamber of Commerce, 5-7 p.m., Cafe Crust, 850 County Rd 39, $15, reserve, southamptonchamber.com, 631-283-0402.
Submit LI Business events at least three weeks ahead; online at exploreLI.com/submitevent; fax to 631-843-2688 or mail to Business Calendars, Newsday Events, 235 Pinelawn Rd., Melville, NY 11747-4250.