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Upcoming: Small-business networking events

Johnston Community College’s N.C. Taxes and Your Small Business : Where Do I Start: Jan. 27, 6-9 p.m.; Johnston Community College, 135 Best Wood Drive, Clayton; go to to register.

Women in Networking Wake Forest Chapter: Jan. 28, 8-9 a.m.; Wake Forest Coffee Company, 156 S. White St., Wake Forest; contact Kristi Gorski at; go to for more information.

Raleigh Business Connections’ Lunch Networking: Jan. 28, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m.; Manchester’s Grill, 9101 Leesville Road, Raleigh; RSVP at

Raleigh Chamber’s Success in Business Workshop: Jan. 29, 8-10 a.m.; Chamber offices, 800 S. Salisbury St., Raleigh; contact Katie Craig 919-664-7063 or; RSVP by Jan. 27; register at

Garner Business Women’s Monthly Luncheon: Feb. 2, noon; Aversboro Restaurant, 1411 Aversboro Road, Garner; RSVP at

Garner Chamber’s Business Exchange Breakfast: Feb. 11, 7:30-9 a.m.; Strayer University, 3421 Olympia Drive, Raleigh; contact Terri Nielsen at; registration deadline is noon, Feb. 10; register at

Creedmoor’s Business-to-Business Networking: Feb. 17, 6:30 p.m.; Creedmoor City Hall, 111 W. Masonic Road, Creedmoor; for more, go to

Raleigh Chamber’s Networking With Power: Feb. 20, 8-9 a.m.; Chamber offices, 800 S. Salisbury St., Raleigh; RSVP by Feb. 13; for more information, contact Katie Craig at; register at

Business and Beers of Wake Forest: Feb. 26, 6:30 p.m.; Gatehouse Tavern, 960 Gateway Commons Circle, Wake Forest; RSVP at