Tri-State Calendar

March 25, 2007

Job Service

March 26-27 - The Department of Rehabilitation Services will be at Washington County One-Stop Job Center, 14 N. Potomac St., Suite 100, Hagerstown, 10 a.m. to noon. Appointments and walk-ins accepted. Helps eligible people with physical or mental disabilities find and keep jobs. Free. Call 301-791-4760.

Jobs workshop

March 27-28 - Early Intervention Job Search Workshop, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Washington County One-Stop Job Center, 14 N. Potomac St., Suite 100, Hagerstown. Free. Call 301-393-8200, option 2.

Women's business workshop

April 2 - Hagerstown Business and Professional Women and Small Business Development Center workshop, "Would You Like to Be Your Own Boss?" 5 to 8 p.m., Always Ron's Restaurant, Hagerstown. $25 dinner and program; $15 program only. To register, call Donna Smith at 301-797-8761 or e-mail

SCORE seminar series

April 5 - SCORE Millennium Small Business Series, "How to Really Start Your Own Business," 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays, Hagerstown Community College's Valley Mall Center, Hagerstown. April 5, Planning for Success: Select and Open Your New Business; April 12, Organize Your Small Business: Manage it Effectively; April 19, Finding the Money for Start-up and Next-Level Financing; April 26, Grow Your Small Business with Marketing/Sales and Advertising Techniques including the Internet." $49 for the series, $19 for individual sessions. Course number PRD405. Workbook provided free. Free SCORE counseling available upon completion of the series. To register, call 301-790-2800, ext. 236.


Entrepreneurs forum

April 5 - Eastern Panhandle Entrepreneurs Forum, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. networking; 6:30 to 8 p.m. program, Holiday Inn, Martinsburg, W.Va. Bill Scott, president of BSR, a counterterrorist driving and accident avoidance school, will speak. Call 304-728-3255.

Chamber breakfast

April 13 - Berkeley County Chamber of Commerce's Rise and Shine Breakfast, 7:30 a.m. breakfast buffet. Holiday Inn, Martinsburg, W.Va. $15 for Chamber members; $23 for nonmembers. Sam Cipoletti, manager of government relations and external affairs for Verizon West Virginia, and commissioner of the West Virginia Commission for National and Community Service, will speak. Call Amy Fansler at 304-267-4841.

BNI meeting

April 17 - The BNI Morning Shepherdstown, W.Va., chapter meets every Tuesday, 9 to 10:30 a.m., Mlend, Suite 10, Second Floor, Old Town Center, corner of Princess and Washington streets. Special visitors' day. Businesses are welcome to attend any weekly meeting.

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