Business Beat: SCCC to host free small-business workshop June 9

• Congressman Tim Bishop will be the guest speaker at the Thursday, June 9, ‘Eggs & Issues’ breakfast forum hosted by the Riverhead Chamber of Commerce. The event begins at 8 a.m. at Hilton Garden Inn in Riverhead.

Tickets are $12 for members/$15 for nonmembers. Early reservations are suggested; call 727-7600 or visit

• Suffolk County Community College will host a free small-business workshop on Thursday, June 9, 6:30 to 9 p.m., in room 006 of the Corchaug Building on the Eastern Campus in Northampton. There will be an introduction by Citibank on “How to make your business work” and presentations on IT system backups, staff PC and Internet abuse and the “five steps to the rapid growth of your business.”

To register for this free event, call 319-6492 or email [email protected]