Master Gardener applications now accepted
Applications for Polk County Master Gardener training will be accepted through Friday.
The classes will be held Wednesdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. from Jan. 10-March 21.
The cost is $100.
For more information: Polk County Extension Office, 503-623-8395 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
MICC to hold Chamber Forum
The Monmouth-Independence Chamber of Commerce will hold a Chamber Forum on Jan. 10 from noon to 1 p.m. at the Independence Public Library, 175 Monmouth St., Independence.
Meetings are open to the public.
A lunch from Arena Sports Bar and Grill will be available for $12 (must register online).
For more information: www.micc-or.org/events /details/2018-chamber-forum-16080.
Small business roundtable set for Saturday
Paul Evans will host a small business round table Saturday from 2 to 3 p.m. at Indy Commons, 278 S. Main St., Independence.
There is no cost to attend.
For more information: Alex Kohan, 503-385-5300.