VETERAN SMALL BUSINESS WORKSHOP: The Small Business Development Center at Buffalo State and the Veteran One-stop Center of Western New York will sponsor Operation Entrepreneur, a veterans’ Small Business Workshop from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. today at VOC-WNY, 1280 Main St., second Floor, Buffalo. Lunch will be provided. To register, email Dee Jones Davis at email@example.com. For more information, call John McKeone at 878-4030.
HOLIDAY SALE: First Presbyterian Church will host a Happy Holiday Sale from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. today at 149 Broad St. in the City of Tonawanda. Lunch, featuring turkey fricassee, home baked pie, coffee or punch, will be served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
BROWN BAG LUNCH SERIES: Michael Gilbert, director of public relations for the Buffalo Sabres, will speak at the Working for Downtown, Brown Bag Lunch Series, from noon to 1 p.m., today in the Central Library, 1 Lafayette Square (second-floor meeting room). Reservations are required by visiting www.workingfordowntown.org. Bring your own lunch or order a box lunch for $10 by contacting Mary Young at firstname.lastname@example.org.
JOB AND INTERNSHIP FAIR: Niagara County Community College will host a Fall 2013 Job and Internship Fair from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. today, in the Main Cafeteria, G Building, on the main campus at 3111 Saunders Settlement Road in Sanborn. The job fair is free and open to the public. Serious job and internship seekers should bring multiple copies of their resume and dress appropriately. For more information, contact the Student Development Office at 614-6290 or visit www.niagaracc.suny.edu/studentlife/development.
OPEN HOUSE: Erie Community College will host a fall Open House, “Campus Spotlight Days,” from 4 to 7 p.m. today on its South Campus, 4041 Southwestern Blvd., Orchard Park, and Nov. 13 on its North Campus, 6205 Main St., Amherst.
TALK: St. Bonaventure University will present, “West Valley in Our Backyard,” at 7 p.m. today in the Walsh Amphitheater, St. Bonaventure, 3261 West State Road.