Business Calendar for March 22, 2009

March 22, 2009

Disability services

March 23 and 24; March 30 and 31 - 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

March 24 and 25; March 31, April 1 - Early Intervention Job Search Workshop, tips to re-energize your job search. 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., March 24, 25 and 31; 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., April 1. Washington County One-Stop Job Center, 14 N. Potomac St., Suite 100, Hagers-town. Free. Call 301-393-8224 or e-mail

Tri-State Safety Council

March 24 - Tri-State Safety Council meeting. 6 to 8 p.m., Western Sizzlin' Restaurant, York Road, Halfway. Rod MacRae presents "Washington County Health Department - Current Concerns and Initiatives." Reservations required by Monday. Dinner costs $15. Call 301-730-0002 or e-mail


Competitive Edge retail series

March 24 - Downtown Frederick Partnership, 2009 Competitive Edge retail series, "You Can Compete" by Bob Phibbs, the retail doctor. 6:30 to 8 p.m., Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center, 40 S. Carroll St., Frederick,Md. Free. Call 301-698-8118 or e-mail

Meet the Expert series

March 27 - Hagers-town-Washington County Chamber of Commerce, Meet the Expert technical series, "Is Your Data Secure?" 8 to 9 a.m., Hagerstown Community College's Valley Mall Center, Halfway. $25, nonmembers; $15, members. Call 301-739-2015, e-mail or go to

Workshop for businesses

March 31 - Small Business Development Center workshop for businesses of all sizes and industries, "Interviewing Techniques to Achieve Outstanding Candidate Selection" by Tonya Leary. 9 to 11 a.m., Hagerstown Community College Technical Innovation Center, Room 208. $45. Call 301-797-0327 or e-mail

Your Chamber Connection

April 1 - Frederick County Chamber of Commerce, Your Chamber Connection, networking and information about the Chamber. 11 a.m. to noon, Turning Point Commercial Real Estate, 8923-A Fingerboard Road, Frederick, Md. (Urbana). To register, call 301-662-4164, ext. 201, by March 31.

SCORE seminar series

April 2 - SCORE Millennium Small Business Series. 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays, April 2 to 23, Hagerstown Community College's Valley Mall Center, Halfway. $49 for series; $19 for individual sessions. Workbook provided; free SCORE counseling provided after completion of the series. Course number is PRD 405A. To register, call 301-790-2800, ext. 236.

Your Chamber Academy

April 2 - Frederick County Chamber of Commerce, Your Chamber Academy, "21st Century Marketing" by Troy Skinner. 8:30 to 11 a.m., Chamber of Commerce Training Room, 8420-B Gas House Pike, Frederick, Md. $35, chamber members and partner organization members; $70, nonmembers. To register, call 301-662-4164 before March 30.

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