HIRING EVENt: S.C. Works and Tricounty Family Ministries hold a job fair. 9 a.m.-noon. Cherokee United Methodist Church, 2105 Cosgrove Ave., North Charleston. Industries scheduled to be represented include construction, customer service, hospitality, food service, retail and manufacturing. Attendees are asked to bring a resume and a driver’s license or other valid form of identification. Call 747-1788.

GRANTS PRIMER: Charleston County Public Library and the Foundation Center hold a workshop, “Introduction to Seeking Grants.” Noon-1 p.m. 68 Calhoun St., Charleston. Call 805-6930 or go to www.foundationcenter.org.

BUSINESS TAX WORKSHOP: The Internal Revenue Service, S.C. Department of Revenue, S.C. Society of Enrolled Agents, S.C. Employment Security Commission and the Small Business Development Center co-sponsor a free tax workshop for business owners. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. 2340 Mall Drive, Suite 185, North Charleston. Call 740-6160 to register or get more information.

PROBATE WORKSHOP: Charleston County Government holds a free workshop on routine estate administration and the probate process. 10 a.m.-noon. Charleston County Historic Courthouse, 84 Broad St., Charleston. Scheduled speaker is Probate Judge Irvin G. Condon. Register at 958-5030.

Speed Networking: S.C. Small Business Development Center and the Charleston chapter of SCORE hold a networking event for entrepreneurs seeking professional business resources. 6-8 p.m. St. Leo University, 2430 Mall Drive, North Charleston. $20. Register at charlestonsc.score.org.

GLOBAL TRADE FORUM: World Trade Center Charleston and the Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce hold an international trade luncheon. 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Daniel Island Club, 600 Island Park Drive, Charleston. Scheduled keynote speaker is Eugenio Aleman, senior economist for Wells Fargo. $55 for trade center, chamber members; $75 for others. charlestonchamber.net.

STOCK RESEARCH: The Charleston County Public Library holds a free overview of the Value Line Research Center for stocks. 1-1:30 p.m. 68 Calhoun St., Charleston.

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Tech Talk: The Charleston County Public Library holds a free demonstration on Internet security tips and tactics. 2-3:30 p.m. Otranto Road Regional Library, 2261 Otranto Road, North Charleston.

DOING BUSINESS WITH THE GOV’T: The S.C. Small Business Development Center holds a workshop, “So You Want To Do Business With the Government.” 6-8 p.m. Lonnie Hamilton Public Services Building, 4045 Bridge View Drive, North Charleston. $20. Registration required. Call 740-6160.

APPLYING ONLINE: Charleston County Public Library free lab on filling out online job applications. 1 p.m. St. Andrews Regional Library, 1735 N. Woodmere Drive, W. Ashley.

Starting a business: SCORE workshop on starting a business, 6-7:30 p.m., Charleston County Library, 68 Calhoun St. Free. Register at charlestonsc.score.org.