Friday, May 12
The Charles County Economic Development Department and College of Southern Maryland’s Entrepreneur and Innovation Institute host the IGNITE Charles County Business Resource Fair 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Friday, May 12, CSM La Plata Campus, 8730 Mitchell Road, Center for Business and Industry building, La Plata. Presentations at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. To register for the free event, go to www.MeetCharlesCounty.com/IGNITECharles, contact Michelle DeSoto at DeSotoM@MeetCharlesCounty.com, or call 301-885-1340.
Saturday, May 13
The Leonardtown Business Association is hosting a Spring Fling small business event 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, May 13, various stores around Leonardtown. Monday, May 15 Calver Memorial Hospital Foundation 28th annual Benefit Golf Classic, 7:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m. tee times, Old South Country Club, Lothian. For registration, go to https://calverthealthfoundation.org/ BenefitGolfClassic or call 410-414-4570.
Thursday, May 18
Governor’s Business Summit is 8 a.m.4 p.m. Thursday, May 18, Hilton Baltimore. Speakers: Gov. Larry Hogan, Esti Peshin, director of cyber programs for Elta, and Coach John Harbaugh of the Ravens. To register, go to https://marylandbusinesssummit.com/?Department_of_ Commerce_(MAIN_LIST)_Summit_-_Email_1&utm_term=0_f78deb20ad-31763d8748-215337409.
Small Business Development Center will present Prepare to Meet Your Lender 9 a.m.-noon May 18 at College of Southern Maryland, Prince Frederick Campus, Building B, Conference Rooms 104 and 105, 115 J.W. Williams Road. This free event is geared to help you present your business idea when looking for financing. Learn what key areas you must be prepared to discuss with a lender or investor. To register or for more information, go to www.eventbrite.com/e/ prepare-to-meet-your-lender-preparation-for-investment-marketplace-tickets-33284869942.
Saturday, May 20
Island Music Company presents the Pot of Gold Band at the live Sidewalk Saturday Concert, noon–2 p.m., Saturday, May 20, 403 E. Charles Street, La Plata. Free. For more information, call 301392-3960.
Monday, May 22
EXIT 1 Stop Realty will host Rent with Option to Buy Seminar 6 p.m. May 22 at Lake Side Title, 3680 Leonardtown Road, Waldorf. For more information, go to www.exit1stoprealty.com or call 301-855-7867.