Sept. 12 — The Division of Rehabilitation Services at the Washington County Job Center, 14 N. Potomac St., Suite 100, Hagerstown. 10 a.m. to noon. Call 301-791-4760.
Learning lunch hour
Sept. 13 — Stephanie Powers of Hagerstown Community College will share tips on how to monitor the online “chatter” about your business, provide better customer service, identify stronger leads, and better promote your company and yourself with social media. 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Bulls & Bears Restaurant, downstairs, 38 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Presentation is free; lunch costs $12. Call 301-739-2015 ext. 100, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or go to www.hagerstown.org.
Sept. 14 — Veterans seminar on “Railroad Jobs — Good Reason to Relocate.” To attend, call John Hamilton at 301-393-8221 or send an email to email@example.com.
Eggs & Issues
Sept. 14 — Andy Bruns, publisher of The Herald-Mail, will speak. 7:30 to 9 a.m. Applause Caterers, 58 E. Washington St., Hagerstown. $15 members; $20 nonmembers and registrations received after Sept. 9. Call 301-739-2015 ext. 100, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or go to www.hagerstown.org.
Business After Hours
Sept. 15 — Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce, Business After Hours. 5 to 7 p.m. Springfield Farm Barn, 14 Springfield Lane, Williamsport. $5. Call 301-739-2015 ext. 100, send an email to email@example.com or go to www.hagerstown.org.
Sept. 15 — Résumé review with a certified professional résumé writer. Participants need to bring a current résumé and be enrolled 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 mwejobs.com.
ThorpeWood open house
Sept. 15 — Open house at ThorpeWood, a mountain destination where individuals and groups attend educational programs, corporate retreats and private events. 1 to 8 p.m. ThorpeWood, 12805-A Mink Farm Road, Thurmont, Md. Call 301-271-2823 or go to www.thorpewood.org.
Legal and legislative conference
Sept. 15 — Cumberland Valley Society for Human Resource Management’s legal and legislative conference. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Fountain Head Country Club, Hagerstown. $80 at the door. Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Introduction to federal contracting
Sept. 15 — Fort Detrick Business Development Office offers this seminar on federal contracting. 9 to 10:15 a.m. Technical Innovation Center, room 323, at Hagerstown Community College, Robinwood Drive, Hagerstown. Registration required; go to www.fdbdo.com. Call 301-797-0327.