SOUTH PARIS – A 3-hour workshop, “Introduction to Self-Employment” for anyone interested in starting a business, is being offered in on Feb. 3 and again on March 10, from 9 a.m.-noon at the Western Maine University and Community College Center. There is no charge for the workshop, but pre-registration is required.

This introductory workshop will expose participants to the pros and cons of owning a business, show how to get started, point out the major elements of a business plan, introduce resources available in the Oxford County area and help with the decision of whether self employment is the right choice.

For more information or to register, call the Lewiston-Auburn Center for Women, Work and Community at 753-6505. Also, check the Web site:

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