WILLIAMSTOWN -- Keith Girouard, director of the Berkshire Regional Office of the Massachusetts Small Business Center in Pittsfield, will speak when the Williamstown Chamber of Commerce hosts its first Educational Speaker Series event of 2014 on Thursday, Feb. 6.

"Small Business: Challenges, Growth and Strategies for Today", a one-hour interactive presentation, will take place at the Orchards Hotel.

The event is free for Williamstown Chamber members, and $5 for non-members. A light breakfast will be provided. Reservations are required by Monday, Feb. 3.

Information: www.wiiliamstownchamber.com.