Learn how to be found on Google

Tyler Golberg, co-founder of CYBERsprout, will offer simple steps to give your business a boost in Google search results during the monthly Noontime Knowledge luncheon offered by the Alexandria Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce.

The event is scheduled for Monday, July 15 from noon-1 p.m. at Broadway Ballroom.

Golberg works on website development and strategy for small businesses across the country. He has been working on website design since 2005 and search engine optimization since 2011, and has grown HomeSpot HQ's audience to more than 50,000 visitors a month.

Noontime Knowledge luncheons are held the third Monday of each month. Cost is $10. No reservation is required; you can pay at the door.

For more information, call the chamber at 320-763-3161 or email info@alexandriamn.org.

Wake up at Vantage Bank

Vantage Bank, 311 30th Ave. E, will host the Alexandria Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce Wake Up Alexandria event on Friday, July 19, at 7:30 a.m.

The event is open to everyone. The $1 admission includes a light breakfast, networking and a chance to win door prizes. All money raised will be donated to the day's nonprofit recipient, First Lutheran Church/Community Preschool.

All Chamber members will also be placed in a drawing for the Pot of Gold, valued at more than $4,792.