Meetups: Your Networking 5 For The Week Of February 28-March 6

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I don’t know about you, but this week has been crazy for us at Daily Detroit.

This week has a lot of events to keep you all busy too.

We will also be holding another edition of the Daily Detroit Drinks Happy Hour on Thursday. You can find more information below.

Go out and have a great week!

La Peña LatinX Detroit Business Networking

Come out to Red Fox English Pub in downtown Royal Oak for LatinX’s networking event La Peña. This is a great way to get to know other entrepreneurs and professionals in Detroit.

It’s free to attend, but you do need to register.

When: Thursday, March 1, 2018 from 5:30 p.m.– 7:30 p.m.

Where: Red Fox English Pub 100 South Main Street 2nd Floor Royal Oak, Michigan 48067

Learn & Grow Series: Empower Our Ethnicity and Gender

The National Association of Asian American Professionals will be hosting the Learn & Grow Series on Thursday, March 1.

The series will look at how women can break through the barriers that are often found in the workplace.

Tickets for the event are $25 per person.

When: Thursday, March 1 from 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Where: Robert Kidd Gallery 107 Townsend Street Birmingham, Michigan 48009

FoodLab Open House with Mamba Hassimi and Cora Cowles 

If you have been kicking around the idea of starting a food business in Detroit, I suggest you check out one of the FoodLab open houses.

This Friday Mamba Hassimi and Cora Cowles will be at the Grand River Annex to host the open house. The theme for this open house is Care: Grow our Community.

The event is free to attend.

When: Friday, March 2, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Where: Grand River Annex 19556 Grand River Avenue Detroit, Michigan 48223

Daily Detroit Drinks- Happy Hour

I would be re-missed if we didn’t include our own event in this roundup.

Come hang out with the Daily Detroit team while we have a few drinks at Two James in Corktown. This is a laid back event so come out and just hang out with us.

This event is free to attend.

When: Thursday, March 1 from 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Where: Two James Spirits 2445 Michigan Avenue Detroit, Michigan 48216

Detroit Young Professionals Lunch, Learn, and Give Back

The Detroit Young Professionals will be holding an afternoon event on Saturday at the Detroit Phoenix Center.

Come learn how to tell your story during a workshop with Dale Carnegie.

You also have the chance to learn more about the work being done at the Detroit Phoenix Center.

Tickets for this event are $25 per person. They include lunch and a portion of the proceeds will go towards the Detroit Phoenix Center.

When: Saturday, March 3 from 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

Where: Detroit Phoenix Center 8801 Woodward Avenue Detroit, Michigan 48202

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2018 Detroit Policy Conference

The Detroit Policy Conference will focus on creating a culture of civility in Detroit, exploring what it means to be “civil” and the role that communities play in influencing individual behavior.

Programming will also examine role models of civility, Detroiters that have put their differences aside and are working together to put Detroit first to solve issues and create opportunities for all.

Cost: $159.00 for Chamber members; $235.00 for future members

When: March 1, 2018 from 7:30 a.m-4:00 p.m.

Location: Motor City Casino 2901 Grand River Avenue Detroit, MI 48201

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