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Dining For Deaconess
Funds raised at this second annual fall event, An Evening at the Moulin Rouge, will benefit Deaconess Hospital’s Older Adult Mental Health Programs. The event will also introduce the recipients of the Deaconess Outstanding Health Leadership Award in the categories of Medicine and Governance. Courtis Fuller of WLWT-Channel 5 will emcee.

Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza, 35 W. Fifth St., downtown. 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 28. For more information, call 513/559-2323.

LEGACY Annual Meeting
Join the membership of LEGACY, the Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce’s Young Professionals group, for their annual celebration and the confirmation of 2008 officers. Outgoing President Chad Bilz and Incoming President Josh Wice will make remarks, followed by cocktails and heavy hors d’oeuvres.

Drees Pavilion at Devou Memorial Overlook, 790 Park Lane, Covington. 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 29. RSVP required by Nov. 21. For more information, visit or email Josie Dewald at

WE Celebrate

The WE (Women Excel) Celebrate Awards honor the sacrifices and successes of women business owners. Winners are chosen within five award categories: Women-Owned Business of the Year, Best New Product or Service of the Year, Social Entrepreneur of the Year, Business Mentor of the Year and Woman of the Year. The keynote speaker will be Kay Napier, retired vice president of P&G and retired vice president of marketing at McDonald’s.

Hyatt Regency Hotel, 151 W. Fifth St., downtown. 8 a.m. to 10 a.m., Thursday, Dec. 13. For more information, contact Laurie Brinkman at 513/686-2945 or

Networking For women
EWomenNetwork’s unique and trademarked Accelerated Networking workshops for women are held at various locations throughout the Tristate each month. December’s event will feature speaker Sue Russell, owner of Sue Russell Consulting, who has 20 years of experience in organizational development, leadership effectiveness and performance management.

Embassy Suites Hotel, 4554 Lake Forest Drive, Blue Ash. 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 18. For details or to register, visit