SCORE Fairfield County will present a free  workshop, “Stop Leaking Cash — Simple Methods for Improving Operations,” Wednesday, Oct. 16, from 6 to 8 p.m. with check-in starting at 5:30 p.m. at the Westport Library, 20 Jesup Road, Westport.

Drawing from the disciplines of Lean and Six Sigma, there are a number of simple cost-reduction methods which are appropriate for small businesses.

Speakers are  John Harmon, SCORE volunteer and managing director of Adulant Consulting Services; Thomas F. McCabe, managing director of W.W. Mentorprises, Inc.; and Andy Jawlik, managing director at Jawlik and Associates, LLC. Information: www.scorenorwalk.org