3 To Do: Annual painting exhibit at Rookery Bay

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1. Today: Small business – Big issues seminar

Attorney Bill Morris is hosting a series of small business seminars designed to educate business owners and those thinking about starting a business.

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During today's seminar, Tania Mustachi of Business Matters Now will explain business bookkeeping and record keeping; Alan Ciurzynski of Network Minds will explore computer equipment, software and internet security; and Kevin O’Fee of Edward Jones will draw upon his years of experience in the financial planning industry to address 401k, IRA, Roth and other financial benefits that employers may offer or obtain.

The series will be held at Marco Island Center for the Arts, 1010 Winterberry Drive, Marco Island, Florida and each seminar will be from 5:30 until 7 p.m. Information: 239-285-2760 or wgmorrislaw.com.

2. Friday: Patriot’s event – Fun, food and fashion

A benefit is being held for the Marco Patriots at 4 p.m. Nov. 10 at the Hilton Marco Island. Tickets are $20 (at the door; cash only) and there will be a cash bar, with two-for-one drinks. Even though part of the show is fashion, the event is not for women only. Gentlemen are encouraged to attend. Half of the ticket sale proceeds benefit the Patriots.

3. Ongoing: Annual painting exhibit at Rookery Bay

The 12th annual painting exhibit is happening now through Feb. 1 and is hosted by the Friends of Rookery Bay and the United Arts Council of Collier County. This year’s exhibit will be juried by Morgan Paine, painting professor at Florida Gulf Coast University. Learn more and register for tours and events at rookerybay.org/calendar.

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