Tuesday, May 8 — With the state legislative session having drawn to an end, now is the opportunity for businesses and their employees to connect with statewide leaders who will share updates with the community regarding the latest legislative session. Learn more about what they’re working on during the coming summer months to prepare to address certain workplace issues. $15 for Washington County Chamber of Commerce members; $25 for nonmembers. 7 to 9 a.m. Hager Hall Conference and Event Center, Grand Ballroom, 901 Dual Hwy., Hagerstown. Call 301-739-2015, email [email protected] or go to www.hagerstown.org.
Business card exchange
Wednesday, May 9 — Join the Frederick County Chamber of Commerce members for this business card exchange hosted by the Barrick Garden Center. Bring lots of business cards as you’ll be networking with more than 100 other business leaders. 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Barrick Garden Center, 9726 Daysville Road, Walkersville, Md. Advance registration is requested. Free for Frederick County Chamber members; there is no fee for nonmembers to attend, but you are limited to two chamber events per calendar year. Call 301-662-4164, email [email protected] or go to www.frederickchamber.org.
Internet job search
Sunday, May 6 — This is a great team-building exercise for employees. Teams of six to eight people work together to “break out” of the 1880 jail. Come to the newly redesigned escape event at the old jail to find the gold bar before time is up. The Old Jail, The Franklin County Historical Society, 175 E. King St., Chambersburg, Pa. $20 per person. Advance registration required. For times and information, call 717-264-1667 or go to www.franklinhistorical.org.
QuickBooks 2018: Level 2
Thursday, May 10 — If you are already familiar with the basics of QuickBooks 2018, come and see what else this accounting program can do for you. Learn how to run professional looking reports, personalize forms, send letters through Microsoft Word and export to Excel and more. This is a workbook-based session with practical examples. 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Shippensburg University, Grove Hall Room 401, 254 Lancaster Drive, Shippensburg, Pa. $65 ($110 if registering for Level 1 and 2). Registration is required. Call 717-477-1935 or go to www.ship.edu/sbdc.
Tuesday, May 8 — Stop by to meet and greet Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce members. Bring your business cards. Take advantage of this opportunity to learn about the business community and to network. Food and beverages will be served. 5 to 6:30 p.m. Integrity Home Mortgage Corporation, 114 E. Third Ave., Ranson, W.Va. Free for Martinsburg-Berkeley County Chamber members; $5 for nonmembers. Call 304-725-2055, email [email protected] or go to www.jeffersoncountywvchamber.org.
The Why and How of Getting Some Good ZZZZ’s
Wednesday, May 9 — David Fillman MPA RRT, System Cardiopulmonary and Sleep Director at West Virginia University Medicine University Healthcare, will be the guest speaker for this Wellness Wednesday program. Bring your lunch. Noon to 1 p.m. Shepherd University Martinsburg Center, 261 Aikens Center, Martinsburg, W.Va. Free. Registration is required. Call 304-267-4841, email [email protected] or go to www.berkeleycounty.org.
Women’s Network Healthy Living Group
Friday, May 11 — Get motivated to reach personal goals. This is an opportunity to share tips and tricks and provide support for others striving to be healthy. This is a casual, no pressure and no judgement group. 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. Comfort Inn, 1872 Edwin Miller Blvd., Martinsburg, W.Va. Call 304-267-4841, email [email protected] or go to www.berkeleycounty.org.
B. Vintage anniversary party
Saturday, May 12 — This party is to thank B. Vintage’s loyal customers for a fourth great year in Charles Town. $1,000 in merchandise will be given away. There will be music, food and drinks. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. B. Vintage, 304 W. Washington St., Charles Town, W.Va. Call 304-725-6752, email [email protected] or go to www.shopbvintage.com.
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