Friday: Northwest Oregon Works Board of Directors, 10 a.m., conference room, Port of Tillamook Bay, 4000 Blimp Blvd., Tillamook.
April 29 through May 1: 2018 Oregon Brownfields Conference and Awards Luncheon, Salishan Spa and Golf Resort, 7760 Highway 101 N., Gleneden Beach. Registration: http://www.oregon4biz.com/brownfields-conference.
May 9: "The Art of Starting a Business," 6 p.m., Linn-Benton Community College, 6500 Pacific Blvd. SW, Albany. The workshop will guide participants through an exploratory process leading to answers that can help clarify your vision to make an intelligent decision before investing your time and resources in a business project. Cost: $79. Registration: 541-917-4840.