Job center orientation/job search basics
March 4 — Learn about the center and its services; and tips for how to approach job searches, how to get organized and where to find job leads. 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Washington County Job Center, 14 N. Potomac St., Suite 100, Hagerstown. Call 301-393-8255.
State of the City
March 5 — Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce’s State of the City 2013: Committed to Building Community. 7:15 to 9 a.m. Hager Hall Conference & Event Center, 901 Dual Highway, Hagerstown. $25 for nonmembers; $15 for members. After March 1, $35 for nonmembers; $25 for members. Call 301-739-2015, ext. 100; or go to www.hagerstown.org.
Hub City REIA
March 7 — Hub City Real Estate Investment Association will host a real estate day trading event presented by Larry Goins, owner and a managing member of Financial Help Services Inc., a mortgage broker and lender. 6 to 8:30 p.m. Courtyard Marriott, 17270 Valley Mall Road, Hagerstown. $15 for nonmembers; free for members. Go to www.hubcityreia.com.
March 7 — Résumé review with a certified professional résumé writer. Participants need to bring a current résumé and must have completed the résumé builder in Maryland’s Workforce Exchange. 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Washington County Job Center, 14 N. Potomac St., Suite 100, Hagerstown. Enroll at https://mwejobs.maryland.gov.
March 7 — Women’s Network’s Mission Possible! workshop. 8:30 to 11 a.m. Holiday Inn, 301 Foxcroft Ave., Martinsburg, W.Va. Attendees must be members of Chamber of Commerce of Martinsburg and Berkeley County or Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce. For information, call 304-267-4841 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Eastern Panhandle Entrepreneurs Forum
March 7 — Eastern Panhandle Entrepreneurs Forum’s topic is “Using the Internet as a Business.” 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. networking; 6:30 to 8 p.m. program. The Purple Iris, 1956 Winchester Ave., Martinsburg, W.Va. Call 304-728-3255 or send an email to email@example.com.
Internet job searches
March 8 — Learn how to use the Internet for job searches and improving success with online applications. 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Washington County Job Center, 14 N. Potomac St., Suite 100, Hagerstown. Call 301-393-8255.
Franklin County Builders Show
March 8 to 10 — Franklin County Builders Association’s Builders Show. Waynesboro Mall, 604 E. Main St., Waynesboro, Pa. Call 717-267-2208.
Alliance of Small Businesses
March 11 — Alliance of Small Businesses’ networking event. Mike Cumberland of Keller Stonebraker Insurance will discuss the options brought about by the Maryland Healthcare Connector — the state exchange — as well as small group and individual health insurance markets. 6:30 p.m. Laurienzo’s Brick Oven Cafe, 114 Main St., Mount Airy, Md. Free. Call 240-575-4898 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.