ONLINE JOB SEARCHES: Charleston County Public Library holds a free workshop on online job applications. 1 p.m. St. Andrews Regional Library, 1735 N. Woodmere Drive, West Ashley.

Small Business ADVICE: Charleston chapter of SCORE offers free, confidential counseling to business owners 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Johns Island Regional Library, 3531 Maybank Highway.

GAMBLING INSIGHTS: The Bastiat Society of Charleston meets. 6-7 p.m. Harbour Club, 35 Prioleau St. Scheduled speaker is “Casinonomics” author Doug Walker of the College of Charleston, who will discuss the economic and social impacts of gambling. Free. Email

Website HELP: The Charleston chapter of SCORE holds a workshop on how to improve websites. 6-8 p.m. Lonnie Hamilton III Public Services Building, 4045 Bridge View Drive, North Charleston. $20. Register at

Job Fair: Cherokee United Methodist Church, 2105 Cosgrove Ave., North Charleston, 9 a.m.-noon. Openings in construction, customer service, hospitality, food service, retail and manufacturing. Must bring driver’s license/ID card. Bring resume and come prepared for an interview.Sponsored by TriCounty Family Ministries. www.tricountyfamily or 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

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 regis-ter.

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 and chamber members; $75 for others. Go to

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

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

Doing bUSINESS WITH GOVERNMENT: Workshop for anyone interested in doing business with the government. 6-8 p.m., Lonnie Hamilton Building, Bridge View Drive, North Charleston. $20. Registration required. 740-6160.