Bookkeeping certification course
Sept. 10 - Hagerstown Community College and the American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers offers a bookkeeping certification course, 5:30 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays starting Sept. 10; or one Saturday a month from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 27, through Dec. 16. HCC's Valley Mall Center. For information, call Jim Cannon at 301-790-2800, ext. 476. To register, call 301-790-2800, ext. 236.
Eggs and Issues
Sept. 10 - Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce, Eggs and Issues, Russell Frisby, former chair of the Maryland Public Service Commission, will discuss electricity infrastructure and the placement of a power line in southern Washington County. 7:30 to 9 a.m., Duffy's on Potomac, 28 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. $15, members; $25, nonmembers and members registered after Sept. 5. To register, call 301-739-2015.
Your Chamber Connection
Sept. 10 - Frederick County Chamber of Commerce presents Your Chamber Connection. Learn more about the Chamber. For future members only. 3 to 4 p.m. Flying Dog Brewery, 4607 Wedgewood Blvd., Frederick, Md. Free. Registration required by Sept. 9. Call 301-662-4164.
September lunch exchange
Sept. 11 - Frederick County Chamber of Commerce, September lunch exchange, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Mariachi Restaurant, 5854 Urbana Pike, Frederick, Md. $20 for Chamber members; $30 for nonmembers. Registration is due by Sept. 8. Call 301-662-4164.
Executive Entrepreneurship Seminar Series
Sept. 11 - Technical Innovation Center at Hagerstown Community College offers a five-part seminar series for entrepreneurs. Topics include Sept. 11, Entrepreneurship: An Overview of the Process; Sept. 25, Organizing Your Customer Base; Oct. 16, Keeping Your Business Focused; Oct. 30, Dealing with Opportunities and Threats; and Nov. 20, Ways to Collaborative Entrepreneurship. Deadline to register for each seminar is the Friday prior to its start date. $25 per seminar or $50 for all five fall seminars if registered by Sept. 7. Call 301-790-2800, ext. 399.
Management Book Club
Sept. 17 - Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce, "Five Minds for the Future," by Howard Gardner, 8 to 9 a.m., Washington County Free Library, 100 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Free and open to the public. Call 301-739-2015, ext. 100; send an e-mail to email@example.com; or go to www.hagerstown.org.
Effective supervisors course
Sept. 18 - Hagerstown Community College offers "First Line Supervision," 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Thursdays, Sept. 18, through Sept. 25, HCC's Valley Mall Center, Hagerstown. For information, call Jim Cannon at 301-790-2800, ext. 476. To register, call 301-790-2800, ext. 236.
Sept. 18 - Debbie Lashbaugh will review your resume and give suggestions on ways it can be improved. Bring a current rsum and be enrolled in Maryland's Workforce Exchange to participate in the program. 8:30 to 10:30 a.m., Washington County One-Stop Job Center, 14 N. Potomac St., Suite 100, Hagerstown. Enroll at www.mwejobs.com.
Business After Hours
Sept. 18 - Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce, Chamber After Hours, 5 to 7 p.m., Washington County Technical High School, 50 W. Oak Ridge Drive, Hagerstown. Free and open to the public. Call 301-739-2015, ext. 100; send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org; or go to www.hagerstown.org.
Sept. 19 - Veterans seminar, "Veterans Summary of Benefits." 1 to 3 p.m., Washington County One-Stop Job Center, 14 N. Potomac St., Suite 100, Hagerstown. Free. To register, call 301-393-8221 or send an e-mail to email@example.com.
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