Upcoming events.

First Thursday at

Arlington Bank

Join us and other Upper Arlington Chamber of Commerce Members for an after work social/networking event. Food, refreshments and connections with the Upper Arlington Chamber of Commerce members.

When: 5:30 p.m. 7:30 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 7

Where: Arlington Bank, 2130 Tremont Center, Upper Arlington

Contact; RSVP appreciated, but not required. Go to uachamber.org and register online or contact the chamber at 614-481-5710 or admin@ uachamber.org. Free to members & their guests

'Candidate Forum'

Chamber Breakfast

2010 Stivers / Kilroy Candidate Forum hosted by the Upper Arlington Area Chamber of Commerce along with the Columbus, Grandview, Hilliard, SE Franklin Co. and Worthington chambers.

When: 7-9 a.m./7-7:30 a.m., registration Monday, Oct.18

Where: Holiday Inn Worthington, 7007 N. High Street

Contact: Pre-registration required. Go to uachamber.org and register online, or contact the chamber at 614-481-5710 or admin@uachamber.org. Registration fee is $15 and includes breakfast.

State of the Schools

Luncheon

Attendees will have an opportunity to review 21st century education and to glimpse into the future that we are creating together. Ask questions and interact with additional district personnel among other fun and interesting activities. Guest - Ken Kay, president, Partnership for 21st Century Skills

When: 11:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. registration & networking; 12 p.m. 1 p.m. lunch w/speaker Monday, Oct. 18

Where: UA High School Cafeteria, 1650 Ridgeview Road, Upper Arlington

Contact: Pre-registration required. Go to uachamber.org and register online or contact the chamber at 614-481-5710 or admin@uachamber.org

Registration fee - $15/members $20/non-members (includes lunch)

'Ask the Experts'

Professional development seminars address key topics and issues important to your business and provide opportunity to interact with other business professionals addressing same issues. Join us this month as Guest Speaker Matt Shad, City of UA, provides us with a UA economic development update.

When: Noon - 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 20

Where: TechColumbus, 1275 Kinnear Road, Columbus

Contact: Pre-registration required. Go to uachamber.org and register online or contact the chamber at 614-481-5710 or admin@uachamber.org

Registration fee - $15/members $20/non-members (includes lunch)

'New' UAACC EarlyBird Worm Hunt

Make connections. Get involved. Come network in the morning with members of the Upper Arlington Chamber of Commerce! Meet new people. Maintain relationships. Generate new business. Alternates between Thursday and Friday mornings each month.

When: 7:45 a.m. 8:45 a.m., Thursday, Oct. 21

Where: Caribou Coffee, 3080 Tremont Road, Upper Arlington

Contact: RSVP appreciated, but not required. Go to uachamber.org and register online or contact the chamber at 614-481-5710 or admin@ uachamber.org.

Free to members and their guests (purchasing food or beverage is optional

Afternoon Business

Network Exchange

Afternoon lunch networking with 30+ local business professionals. Fun, food and connections!

When: 12 p.m.-1 p.m. (new time),Wednesday (new day), Oct. 27

Where: TBD

Contact: Pre-registration required. Go to uachamber.org and register online or contact the chamber at 614-481-5710 or admin@uachamber

Registration fee is $12/members $15/non-members

'Medicare 2011' Overview and Update

Older Adult Life Care Resource Presents: Chrissie Moeller, OSHIIP Trainer, from the Ohio Senior Health Insurance Information Program. Light refreshments

When: Two sessions Thursday, Oct. 28:

Session 1: 2 p.m. 4 p.m. or

Session 2: 6 p.m. 8 p.m.

Where: Covenant Presbyterian Church, 2070 Ridgecliff Road, Upper Arlington

Contact: Please register in advance by calling 457-7876, Ext. 416. or go to uachamber.org and register online.

This is a free Program. Seating is limited for session 2; please pre-register.