CenterPoint at Governors State Offers Business Workshops in Lemont, Manhattan

University Park, IL-(ENEWSPF)- CenterPoint at Governors State University is hosting Starting a Business in Illinois workshops in Lemont and Manhattan, on Thursday, November 3. These informative workshops are free and open to the public.

The Lemont session will take place at the Lemont Village Hall, 418 Main St., in Lemont, at 9 a.m.

The Manhattan session will take place at the Manhattan-Elwood Public Library, 240 E. Whitson, in Manhattan, at 6:30 p.m. The programs are sponsored by the Village of Lemont and Manhattan-Elwood Public Library.

Judi Mack, Regional Representative for CenterPoint, is presenting the two-hour workshop, which focuses on the personal, financial, and legal aspects of starting a business. Participants will learn what steps to take and what resources are available to help new business owners succeed in today’s challenging economic climate.

CenterPoint at Governors State University is an Illinois Small Business Development Center offering professional assistance, counseling, relevant training, and ongoing support services to entrepreneurs. CenterPoint is a service of Governors State University with grant support from the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity and the U.S. Small Business Administration.

Online registration is available at More information about CenterPoint is available at or (708) 534-4929.