Updated: May 14, 2013 6:02AM
Essentials workshop: The Northwest Indiana Small Business Development Center is offering QuickBooks Essentials Part II from 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays, April 20 and 27, at the Purdue University Calumet Academic Learning Center, 9900 Connecticut Drive, Room 221. Cost is $100. Registration and pre-payment are required, call 644-3513 or visit www.nwisbdc.org. Participants should have a working knowledge of QuickBooks Essentials part one.
Animal remains presentation: A presentation by Terrance J. Martin is scheduled for 7 p.m. Monday, April 22, on “Animal Remains Associated with an Upper Mississippian Occupation at the Collier Lodge Site.” The presentation takes place at the Valparaiso University campus, 1700 Chapel Dr., in room 112 of Kallay-Christopher Hall. The program is sponsored by the Kankakee Valley Historical Society.
Learn to play chess: The Brunswick Branch of the Gary Public Library offers chess lessons from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 13. The library is located at 4030 W. 5th Ave. Call 944-9402 or visit www.garypubliclibrary.org.