Sound Business Assistance is hosting “Social Media and Marketing” from 9 to 11 a.m. Aug. 25 at Metropolitan Development Council, 721 S. Fawcett, Suite 201, Tacoma. Attendees will learn the importance of owning and managing their online identity, the techniques that make it easy and the pitfalls to be avoided to maintain a professional image. The instructor is Patrick Williams of You Rock! Visit www.soundbusinessassistance.com for more information. South Sound Regional Business Incubator is hosting Payroll 101: Demystifying Payroll, Taxes & Reporting Requirements from noon to 1 p.m. Aug. 25 at 402 S. 333rd St., Federal Way. The cost is free for members. Federal Way Chamber members can purchase a punch card for four classes for $40. The cost for non-members is $80 for four classes. Visit www.ssrbi.com for more information.
Kent Chamber of Commerce is hosting Business After Hours from 5 to 7 p.m. Aug. 25 at McMonigle Veterinary Hospital, 1014 N. Central Ave. Click here or call Marge Williams at (253) 854-1770 to register.
Centralia-Chehalis Chamber of Commerce is hosting Business After Hours from 5 to 7 p.m. Aug. 25 at KELA/KMNT radio, 1635 S. Gold St., Centralia. Call (360) 748-8885 for more information.
Columbia Bank and Lacey Chamber of Commerce are hosting a “Shredfest” from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. August 27 at 655 Golf Club Place SE. Attendess will be able to safely dispose of sensitive documents, including bank statements, tax documents and other documents with personal identifying information. Shredding services are being provided by Recall, which will have a shredding truck on-site. Click here or call (360) 459-3344 for more information.