Tax Changes: What to Know in 2018 @ Berea City Hall
Jul 31 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Accounting and tax advisor Joe Claytor, from Claytor Financial Services in Berea, will speak about the federal and state tax changes taking place this year for businesses as well as individuals. This will include an overview of the changes to the federal and state tax rules along with a discussion on Kentucky sales tax changes. Stay ahead of the curve and attend this free training.

AIR:Shift @ Berea City Hall
Aug 17 – Aug 19 all-day


This three-day workshop will bring together creative and business professionals to collaborate, plan, and challenge conventional ideas of business, art, money, and community. Skilled facilitators will lead small groups to design and plan a community based project or event to be implemented within the next year. Participants learn and practice collaboration, design thinking, and business planning. Click here to learn more about the AIR Institute of Berea College and the upcoming AIR:Shift workshop?


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Friday, Aug. 17; 3 – 7 pm

Discover new ways to think about the power of creativity and challenge your mental models about art, business, community and money.


Saturday, Aug. 18; 8 am – 6 pm

Work with a small, facilitated group to refine collaboration skills, create a local project to improve your community, and build a sustainable business plan.


Sunday, Aug. 19; noon – 5 pm

Present your groups’ plan for valuable feedback. Get a coaching session and start planning your new career path, organization, project, or creative venture.

This program normally cost $175, but thanks to scholarships made available from the Mountain Association for Community Economic Development (MACED), participants can register for $25. MACED provides funding for the AIR:Shift program because it believes in empowering communities to develop a just, sustainable, and prosperous economic future. MACED believes that small business owners and entrepreneurs are the foundation of our economy, and provides financial support, training, and encouragement to help entrepreneurs turn dreams into reality.

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2018 Berea Business Fest @ Berea College (Fairchild Lawn)
Sep 13 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm


The one time a year that local businesses set up on campus to share information about their products and services. Come for the information, stay for the giveaways.

September 13, 2018 11AM – 2PM

Fairchild Lawn

Berea College

Presented by the: City of Berea – Berea Chamber of Commerce – Berea College – Bluegrass Community and Technical College – Kentucky Career Center – Park Community Credit Union