The Calendar for April 2018

Have a calendar item? Submit your business calendar items to calendar@crossroadsbizjournal.com, or by mail to Crossroads Business Journal, 100 Summit Ave., P.O. Box 439, Hagerstown, MD 21741. If you have questions, call editor Joseph Deinlein at 301-791-7591, or reporter Mike Lewis at 301-733-5131. MARYLAND Leadership and Management Training Monday, April 2 — Three instructors join forces and leverage their talents to bring you The Ultimate PMP (Project Management Professional) Boot Camp. It is the first of five information-filled days presented by three project management veterans who drive home the information in ways you can’t forget. Class will run from April 2 through […]

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The Calendar for March 2018

Have a calendar item? Submit your business calendar items to calendar@crossroadsbizjour nal.com, or by mail to Crossroads Business Journal, 100 Summit Ave., P.O. Box 439, Hagerstown, MD 21741. If you have questions, call editor Joseph Deinlein at 301-791-7591, or reporter Mike Lewis at 301-733-5131. MARYLAND Financing Tips to Help Your Small Business Grow webinar Thursday, March 1 — In this webinar, Ty Kiisel of OnDeck will help you recognize opportunities for growth and the four things you’ll need to have in place before you try to finance that growth. You’ll also discover how to: use easy-to-evaluate steps for determining if […]

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The Calendar for February 2018

MARYLAND Five Biggest HR Mistakes and How to Fix Them Thursday, Feb. 1 — This webinar addresses five potentially crippling human resource mistakes small-business employers make every day: Treating independent contractors as if they are employees; not properly verifying employees’ eligibility to work in the U.S.; not paying employees correctly; practicing or allowing “accidental” discrimination or harassment; and not displaying mandatory employee postings. 1 to 2 p.m. SCORE webinar. Registration is required. Call 301-766-2043, email help@score.org or go to www.hagerstown.score.org. Hub City REIA meeting Thursday, Feb. 1 — Come join the Tri-State area’s Real Estate Investment Association if you’re looking for […]

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Calendar for January 2018

MARYLAND Hub City REIA meeting Thursday, Jan. 4 — Come join the tri-state area’s Real Estate Investment Association if you’re looking for a local real estate club to gain knowledge, network with the area’s most successful investors and other like-minded individuals and ultimately build your wealth and financial freedom. 6 to 9 p.m. Courtyard Marriott, 17270 Valley Mall Road, Hagerstown. Free for Hub City REIA members and $20 for nonmembers. Call 240-310-2792, email organizer@hubcityreia.com or go to www.hubcityreia.com. Learning Lunch Hour Tuesday, Jan. 9 — Join the Washington County Chamber of Commerce members for lunch, discussion and networking. 11:30 a.m. […]

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December business calendar

MARYLAND Coffee and Contacts Friday, Dec. 1 — This morning networking event gives you the opportunity to make business connections. Sponsored by Goodwill Industries of Monocacy Valley. 7:30 to 9 a.m. Frederick County Chamber of Commerce, 118 N. Market St., Frederick, Md. Free for Frederick County (Md.) Chamber of Commerce members; $15 for nonmembers. Call 301-662-4164; email info@frederickchamber.org; or go to www.frederickchamber.org. Silica Competent Person training Tuesday, Dec. 5 — This class will allow attendees to act as the company’s designated competent person as required by OSHA’s new silica standard. Upon completion of the class the employee will be able […]

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Business calendar for September

Pennsylvania Northwood Books First Fridays Friday, Sept. 1 — Northwood Books is open late on the first Friday of every month. Stop in and browse the selection of 90,000 books, more than 70 categories. Gently used and rare books are offered for the casual reader or avid bookworm. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Northwood Books, 59 N. Main St., Chambersburg, Pa. Go to www.northwoodbooks.com. Library annual fundraiser Saturday, Sept. 9 — Live jazz, hors d’oeuvres. Twenties style dress encouraged. 7 p.m. Alexander Hamilton Memorial Library, 45 E. Main St., Waynesboro, Pa. $40 per ticket. Registration required. Call 717-762-7123 or go […]

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Crossroads Calendar

Maryland Learning Lunch Hour Tuesday, Aug. 1 — Attend the Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce’s lunchtime discussion. Socialize and network while you are there. 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Hager Hall Conference and Event Center, 901 Dual Hwy., Hagerstown. Free for Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce members; $10 for non-members. Call 301-739-2015 ext. 100, email info@hagerstown.org or go to www.hagerstown.org. Eggs and Issues Wednesday, Aug. 2 — Join the Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce members for breakfast, a discussion and networking. 7:30 to 9 a.m. Applause Caterers, 58 E. Washington St., Hagerstown. $15 for Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce members; […]

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Crossroads Calendar for July 2017

Pennsylvania Franklin County Lunch & Learn Wednesday, July 12 — Travel on a cruise to Bermuda from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Chambersburg Chamber of Commerce, 100 Lincoln Way East, Chambersburg, Pa. Learn about the Chamber Travel Club’s cruise to Bermuda planned for June 30 to July 5, 2018, and how you can travel for just $948. Details at www.chambersburg.org/TravelClub. Chamber mixer Thursday, July 20 — Chamber mixer from 5 to 7 p.m. at Occupational Services Inc., 17 Redwood St., Chambersburg, Pa. Enjoy networking, food, beverages, door prizes and more at this free mixer. Details at www.chambersburg.org. 11/30 […]

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Something fun

Painting party Saturday, July 1 — Unleash your inner Van Gogh at “Starry Night Over the Rhone,” 6 to 8:30 p.m. at The Fine Arts Co., 18031 Garland Groh Blvd., Hagers-town, Md. Class includes canvas, paint, brushes, an apron and local art instruction. Cost is $45. Use code cvb2017 for $20 off. The painting party is rated a 4 out of 5 for difficulty. Go to www.thefineartscompany.com. Civil War history Saturday, Sunday, July 1-2 — Commemorate the 154th Commemoration of the Battle of Monterey Pass, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monterey Pass Battlefield Park & Museum, 14325 Buchanan Trail East, […]

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