Business calendar

State of the County

Tuesday, Feb. 7 — Join the Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce and the Washington County Commissioners and government for a recap of 2016’s accomplishments. Be part of the discussion with your county commissioners. Share your ideas and learn more about ongoing projects and plans for 2017 and beyond. 7 to 9 a.m. Fountain Head Country Club Inc., 13316 Fountain Head Road, Hagerstown. $15 for Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce members; $25 for nonmembers. Call 301-739-2015, ext. 100, send an email to info@hagerstown.org or go to www.hagerstown.org.

SCORE talks small business

Tuesday, Feb. 7 — This radio show with Lou Scally includes interviews and discussions on small business in the area. Airs the first Tuesday of every month at 10:30 a.m. on WJEJ 1240 AM radio or go to www.WJEJradio.com. Call 301-766-2043. Go to https://hagerstown.score.org.

Learning Lunch Hour

Tuesday, Feb. 7 — Join the Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce for lunch and networking. 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Hager Hall Conference and Event Center, 901 Dual Highway, Hagerstown. Free for Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce members; $10 for nonmembers. Call 301-739-2015, ext. 100, send an email to info@hagerstown.org or go to www.hagerstown.org.

Internet job search skills

Friday, Feb. 10 — Washington County One-Stop Job Center’s workshop teaches participants how to use the internet to search and apply for jobs. 9 to 10 a.m. Washington County One-Stop Job Center, Elizabeth Hager Center, 14 N. Potomac St., Suite 100, Hagerstown. Call 301-393-8200, send an email to dlwdalhagerstown-dllr@maryland.gov or go to www.dllr.state.md.us/county/west/.

March Madness Business Networking RSVP deadline

Friday, Feb. 10 — RSVP by this date to attend the networking on Tuesday, March 14, from 6 to 9 p.m. The event is sponsored by Trustworthy Financial and co-sponsored by Gladhill Pest Control and Coldwell Banker. Join hundreds of the most well-known professionals and business owners in the Tri-State area and gain leads, exchange information, obtain new business and provide business. Enjoy food, hors d’oeuvres and beverages. Morris Frock American Legion Post 42, 405 Northern Ave., Hagerstown. $15 per person (one or two senior reps from each profession, business invited). RSVP by Friday, Feb. 10. Call 301-733-7676, send an email to ronwest621954@gmail.com or go to www.MorrisFrockPost42.org.

Résumé review

Wednesday, Feb. 15 — Washington County One-Stop Job Center’s certified professional résumé writer will review your résumé and give you suggestions to improve it. Bring your current résumé. You must have completed the Résumé Builder workshop in Maryland’s Workforce Exchange to take advantage of this service. 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Washington County One-Stop Job Center, Elizabeth Hager Center, 14 N. Potomac St., Suite 100, Hagerstown. Call 301-393-8200, send an email to dlwdalhagerstown-dllr@maryland.gov or go to www.dllr.state.md.us/county/west/.

Savvy managers book club

Wednesday, Feb. 15 — Come and discuss “Originals: How Nonconformists Move the World” by Adam Grant. If you have not read the book, no problem. Come and enjoy the discussion. Noon to 1 p.m. Fletcher Library, 100 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Free. Call 301-739-2015, ext. 100; email info@hagerstown.org; or go to www.hagerstown.org.

Basic tax workshop

Wednesday, Feb. 15 — SCORE in partnership with Smith Elliott Kearns and Company LLC presents a workshop on understanding and filing your 2016 state and federal tax returns. The workshop is designed for the existing, start-up and not-quite-started businesses. Topics will include: Business tax requirements, business deductions, forms 941 and 940, employment taxes, and a question-and-answer session. Peter McDonald CPA will be the presenter. 6:30 to 8 p.m. Hagerstown Community College, Technical Innovation Center (TIC) Building, Room 323, 11400 Robinwood Drive, Hagerstown. Free. Call 301-766-2043, email info@scorehagerstown.org; or go to www.hagerstown.score.org.

Business After Hours

Thursday, Feb. 16 — Join the Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce for socializing, networking, refreshments and more. 5 to 7 p.m. Hagerstown Regional Airport, 18434 Showalter Road, Hagerstown. $5 for Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce members; $15 for nonmembers. Registration requested. Call 301-739-2015, ext. 100, send an email to info@hagerstown.org or go to www.hagerstown.org.

Interviewing tips

Friday, Feb. 17 — Washington County One-Stop Job Center’s workshop gives participants helpful hints for job interviews. 9 to 10 a.m. Washington County One-Stop Job Center, Elizabeth Hager Center, 14 N. Potomac St., Suite 100, Hagerstown. Call 301-393-8200; email dlwdalhagerstown-dllr@maryland.gov; or go to www.dllr.state.md.us/county/west.