Today

ESTATE WORKSHOP: Charleston County holds a workshop about routine estate administration and the probate process. 10 a.m.-noon. Charleston County Historic Courthouse, Grand Courtroom, 84 Broad St., Charleston. Scheduled speaker is Probate Judge Irvin G. Condon. Free. Register requested at 958-5030.

Tuesday

WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT: The Greater Summerville/Dorchester County Chamber of Commerce holds a panel discussion on workforce development. 7:30-9 a.m. Summerville Adult Learning Center, 1325-A Boone Hill Road. Free for members; $25 for others. Registration required. Call 873-2931.

CLEAN ENERGY: The S.C. Clean Energy Business Alliance holds a roundtable. Noon. Warren Lasch Conservation Center, 1250 Supply St., North Charleston. $15.

HARBOR DEEPENING UPDATE: The Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce Developers Council meets. 7:30-9 a.m. 4500 Leeds Ave., Suite 100, North Charleston. $15 for members; $30 for others.

TEDXCHARLESTON: TEDxCharleston is held. Memminger Auditorium, 56 Beaufain St., Charleston. Go to www.tedxcharleston.org for details.

Wednesday

North Charleston GROWTH: The Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce holds a "Business in Your Backyard" forum in North Charleston. 7:30-9 a.m. Goodwill Industries of Lower South Carolina, 2150 Eagle Drive, Building 100. Scheduled speaker include North Charleston elected officials, who will discuss how population growth and industry play a role in development. $15 for members n advance; $25 for others. Go to www.charlestonchamber.net for details.

Wordpress and websites: The S.C. Women's Business Center and Charleston County's Minority/Women/Disadvantaged Business Enterprise hold a workshop: "How to Use WordPress to Create Your Website." 11:30-1 p.m. Lonnie Hamilton III Public Services Building, 4045 Bridge View Drive, North Charleston, Room B-339. Scheduled speaker is Kendra Haskins of Kendra Haskins Design. $20. Register at scwbc.net or call 958-4768.

Thursday

Doing Business with the Government: S.C. Small Business Development Center holds a workshop on doing business with government agencies. 9-11:30 a.m. First Federal Corporate Center, 2430 Mall Drive. Suite 185, North Charleston. $25. Go to localsmallbusiness.org.

Saturday

FORECLOSURE PREVENTION HELP: PASTORS Inc., the city of Charleston and Wells Fargo hold a free foreclosure-prevention event for residents in danger of losing their homes or struggling with mortgages. 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Renaissance Hotel Historic Charleston District, 68 Wentworth St., Charleston.

Saturday-Sunday

Cyber Defense Competition: The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic and the Lowcountry chapter of the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association International hold the Palmetto Cyber Defense Competition for college and high school students. Trident Technical College Complex for Economic Development, North Charleston. Free and open to the public. Go to www.facebook.com/PalmettoCyber DefenseCompetition for details.

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