Tri-State business calendar

September 21, 2008

Disability services

Sept. 22 and 23; Sept. 29 and 30 - The Department of Rehabilitation Services at the Washington County One-Stop Job Center. 10 a.m. to noon, 14 N. Potomac St., Suite 100, Hagerstown. Free. Call 301-791-4760.

Jobs workshop

Sept. 23 and 24; Sept. 30 and Oct. 1 - Early Intervention Job Search Workshop, tips to re-energize your job search. 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Washington County One-Stop Job Center, 14 N. Potomac St., Suite 100, Hagerstown. Free. Call 301-393-8224 or send an e-mail to

89th annual meeting

Sept. 24 - Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce, annual meeting, 5 to 9 p.m. Fountain Head Country Club, 13316 Fountain Head Road, Hagerstown. Political commentators Barry Rascovar and Blair Lee will speak. $60. Call 301-739-2015, send an e-mail to or go to


Executive Entrepreneurship Seminar Series

Sept. 25 - The Technical Innovation Center at Hagerstown Community College offers a five-part seminar series for entrepreneurs. Topics include 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. Call 301-790-2800, ext. 399.

Bookkeeping certification course

Sept. 27 - Hagerstown Community College and the American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers offers a bookkeeping certification course, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. one Saturday a month, Sept. 27 through Dec. 13. 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

Oct. 1 - Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce, Eggs and Issues, a moderated discussion on the pros and cons of the November referendum on legalizing slot machines. 7:30 to 9 a.m., Duffy's on Potomac, 28 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. $15, members; $25, nonmembers and late member registration after Sept. 26. To register, call 301-739-2015.

Landlords & Property Owners Association

Oct. 1 - Landlords & Property Owners Association, monthly meeting, 7 p.m., VFW, corner of East Washington and North Locust streets, Hagerstown. Call 301-745-3159.

Rsum review

Oct. 2 - Debbie Lashbaugh will review your rsum 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

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