Tuesday: Excel for Business Professionals, Level 1, 5:30 p.m., Room 207, McKenzie Hall, Linn-Benton Community College, 6500 Pacific Blvd. SW, Albany. Cost: $89. Registration: 541-917-4840, albany@linnbenton.edu or www.linnbenton.edu.

Wednesday: Downtown Corvallis Association membership meeting, 8 a.m., Cloud and Kelly's Public House, 126 SW First St.

Wednesday: Main Street grant meeting, 10 a.m., boardroom, Downtown Corvallis Association, 460 SW Madison Ave. Regarding seismic retrofitting of the Harding Building.

Oct. 20: Early Learning Hub conference, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Room F-104, Forum Lecture Hall, Linn-Benton Community College Forum 6500 Pacific Blvd. SW, Albany. The free conference is aimed at early learning providers, including K-12 educators, health care providers, human and social service professionals, business and community members, and parents. Registration: http://www.lblearlylearninghub.org.

Oct. 20: Committee for Family Forestlands, 9:30 a.m., Trillium Room, Oregon Garden Resort, 879 W. Main St., Silverton. Information: www.oregon.gov/odf/board/pages/cff.aspx.

Oct. 27 and 28: "Selling Logs from Your Property: An Educational Symposium for Landowners," 5 to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 27 and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 28, Crow Middle-High School, 25863 Crow Road, Eugene. Participants will learn how to organize a profitable timber sale that meets their individual objectives. Those attending will visit a local small woodland for a log-scaling demonstration, a portable sawmill demonstration and a tour of harvested units of different ages. Cost (includes Friday dinner, Saturday lunch and field trip transportation): $50 by 5 p.m. Friday, when registration closes. Registration: 541-579-2150, lauren.grand@oregonstate.edu or http://extension.oregonstate.edu/lane/upcoming-classes-events.