Business Calendar for the week of Sept. 8

To submit items for the Business Calendar, email: [email protected].

Apple Valley Chamber of Commerce events:
• Friday, Sept. 8, 8-9 a.m., ribbon cutting, Walmart, 7835 150th St. W., Apple Valley. The store is rolling out its new free grocery pick-up system. Free.

• Tuesday, Sept. 12, 7:10-10 p.m., Chamber Night at the MN Twins Game, Target Field, 1 Twins Way, Minneapolis. Tickets: $29. Information: Fabiana at [email protected].

Burnsville Chamber of Commerce events:
• Friday, Sept. 8, 1-2 p.m., groundbreaking ceremony, Valley Natural Foods, 13750 County Road 11, Burnsville. The store is celebrating its expansion. The ceremony will be held behind Valley Natural Foods in the parking lot of the old car wash. Free. Information: Tricia Andrews at [email protected].

• Wednesday, Sept. 13, 8-9 a.m., AM Coffee Break, Valley Natural Foods, 13750 County Road 11, Burnsville. Free. Information: Tricia Andrews at [email protected].

• Saturday, Sept. 16, Burnsville Community Home Show, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Mary Mother of the Church, 3333 Cliff Road E., Burnsville. Information: burnsvillehomeshow.com or Facebook (Burnsvillechamber).

• Tuesday, Sept. 19, 4-6 p.m., Women Empowered “30 Second Elevator Speech” Network Social, Clive’s Roadhouse, 13050 Aldrich Ave. S., Burnsville. Cost: $10 members, $15 nonmembers. Information: Tricia Andrews at [email protected].

Dakota County Regional Chamber of Commerce events:
• Monday, Sept. 11, 11-11:30 a.m., Meet the Chamber, Valleywood Golf Course, 4851 McAndrews Road, Apple Valley. For new and prospective members. Free to attend. RSVP required. Information: 651-452-9872 or [email protected].

• Monday, Sept. 11, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Good Day Dakota County, Valleywood Golf Club, 4851 McAndrews Road, Apple Valley. Cost: $25 members, $40 nonmembers, $220 series pass. RSVP required. Information: 651-452-9872 or [email protected].

• Thursday, Sept. 14, 8-9 a.m., Coffee Break, Fastframe, 1960 Cliff Lake Road, Suite 103, Eagan. Open to all members. Free to attend. Information: 651-452-9872 or [email protected].

Lakeville Area Chamber of Commerce events:
• Thursday, Sept. 14, 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., ribbon cutting, Ardmor Village, 20990 Cedar Ave. S., Lakeville. Ribbon cutting is at 9:30 a.m. Information: Shanen Corlett at 952-469-2020 or [email protected].

Encourage Her Network events:
• Monday, Sept. 18, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Signature Women’s Networking Luncheon: The power of gratitude with Josie Robinson, author of “The Gratitude Jar: A Simple Guide to Creating Miracles,” Hyatt Regency Hotel, 3200 E. 81st St., Bloomington. Cost: $30 members, $50 nonmembers ($60 at the door). Information/registration: encouragehernetwork.com.

Business Networking International events:
• Leads to Referrals Chapter of BNI meets 7:30 a.m. Tuesdays at Vivo Restaurant, 15435 Founders Lane, Apple Valley. Information: Helen Peterson, 952-412-0265.