The Grafton on Sunset (Bar 20), 8462 W. Sunset Blvd., West Hollywood, CA 90069
From 8:30 p.m. to midnight
9550 Crenshaw BLVD., Inglewood, CA 90305
From 9 a.m. to noon
Pacific Asian Consortium in Employment (PACE) hosts the Small Business Start Up Training workshop, from 6-8pm at its business development center, 1055 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 900-B, L.A. This free, two-hour orientation will introduce attendees to the skills and information they will learn in PACE’s seven-week course, which will start as soon as 15 people have signed up. The class is open to people 18 and older, however younger children accompanied by a parent or guardian are also welcome to attend. The cost is $150, however scholarships are available. Those interested must call and set up a one-on-one interview with a counselor. Additionally, bring proof of income, and a letter explaining why you can not afford the fee. For info: (213) 353-9400.