To help area business and civic groups provide their employees and members with information about public education the school district now offers a Speakers Bureau. Experts are available to speak before organizations on an array of topics, including school/business partnerships, volunteering, education choice and funding. To request a speaker call: (305) 995-1126. WATER MANAGEMENT FORUM
South Florida Water Management District and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will host weekly public updates regarding current and on-going operation in Central and South Florida. Thursday forums conducted via telephone from district headquarters. Access forums by calling: (888) 816-1123.
TRADE AGREEMENT FORUM
The Latin American and Caribbean Center at Florida International University host a forum on the United States-Chile Free Trade Agreement and its impact on Florida's service economy. 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. at the Miami Inter-Continental Hotel, 100 Chopin Plaza, Miami. Registration $60. Details: (305) 374-5456.
JUVENILE JUSTICE FORUM
Local women's commissions, The Miami Dade County Juvenile Assessment Center and The Girls Advocacy Project host "Lost in the Shadows: Girls in the Juvenile Justice System". 7:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at the Renaissance Miami Biscayne Bay Hotel, 1601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. Registration $10. Details: (305) 375-5011.