Noteworthy: Friday, March 22, 2013
Daffodil Days items still available
SHAMOKIN - Today is the last day to pick up Daffodil Days items from The News-Item. Daffodils are $10 per bunch, $12 for mini potted daffodils, $15 with a vase and $25 with a Boyd's bear.
Tax office closed Saturday
ATLAS - The office of tax collector Jan Costello, 418 W. Saylor St., will be closed Saturday.
SBDC, legislators team up
LEWISBURG - Representatives of Bucknell University Small Business Development Center will be available at local legislators' offices in April to provide entrepreneurs with free consulting services and information.
This one-on-one consulting emphasizes education to those interested in starting a new business or expanding an existing business. Consulting is confidential and provided at no charge. Typical business topics include how to start a business, financial analysis, hiring employees, bookkeeping, preparing a business plan, financial forecasting and marketing strategies for growth.
Assistance will be available:
Thursday, April 11, at Rep. Kurt Masser's office, 467 Industrial Park Road, Elysburg, from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Friday, April 12, at Rep. Lynda Schlegel-Culver's office, 106 Arch St., Sunbury, 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Appointments are required and must be scheduled two business days prior to a meeting date. For more information and to schedule an appointment, contact the Bucknell SBDC office at 577-1249, or toll free at 1-866-375-6010. Visit www.bucknell.edu/sbdc to request services or view recent success stories.
The Bucknell SBDC has been helping businesses start, grow and prosper for more than 30 years in Snyder, Union, Northumberland, Montour, Juniata and Perry counties.