Here are Long Island business events for the week beginning Feb. 28, 2011.
LI PET PROFESSIONALS | Riverhead
Networking event and seminar, learn how to market and brand a pet business or animal rescue group, 7 p.m., Digger’s Fine Food & Spirits, 58 W. Main St., $40 includes dinner, register, longislandpetprofessionals.com, 631-283-1610.
IDENTITY THEFT | Farmingdale
Learn how people can steal your identity and how to protect yourself, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Bethpage State Park, Carlyle on the Green, 99 Quaker Meeting House Rd., $45, twfg.org, 631-744-7044.
BUSINESS SEMINAR | Huntington
Huntington Chamber Education Committee hosts “Strategies for Business and Personal Success,” helps you and your business grow, five-part series, different topic each session, 8-10 a.m., Mac’s Steakhouse, 12 Gerard St., free, reserve, 631-423-6100.
ORGANIZE YOUR FINANCIAL LIFE | Melville
Breakfast seminar with guest speaker; open to all business people, professionals and individuals, reserve, 8-9:15 a.m., Forest Hills Financial Group, 200 Broadhollow Rd., suite 405, free, reserve, fhfg.com, 516-503-1369.
INAUGURAL MEETING | Farmingville
All businesses and residents from Farmingville and surrounding areas are encouraged to attend the first meeting of Farmingville Hills Chamber of Commerce, 6:30 p.m., The Flaming Hearth, 756 Horseblock Rd., free, 516-458-9319.
ENTREPRENEURSHIP 101 | Elmont
”Essentials for Starting and Growing Your Own Business,” covering business types, tax information and government regulations among other necessary topics to start a business, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Elmont Library, 700 Hempstead Tpke., online registration required, free, elmontlibrary .org, 516-851-8099.
INTERCHANGE BUSINESS | Greenvale
Distinguish your business, motivate yourself, learn from other successful businesses, 7:30-9 a.m. Greenvale Townhouse Diner, 49 Glen Cove Rd., first meeting free, meetibo.com, 516-801-4779.
SUSTAINABILITY CONFERENCE | Farmingdale
Learn how to find funding opportunities for local projects and plans, features keynote speaker, networking lunch and interactive workshops, hosted by Sustainable Long Island, register, 8 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Carlyle on the Green, Bethpage State Park, 99 Quaker Meeting House Rd., $150, $100 for lunch only, 516-873-0230.
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