The Calendar for October 2019

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MARYLAND

Learning Lunch Hour

Tuesday, Oct. 1 — Join the Washington County Chamber of Commerce members for lunch, discussion and networking. 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Applause Caterers, 58 E. Washington St., Hagerstown. Free for Washington County Chamber of Commerce members; $10 for nonmembers. Call 301-739-2015, ext. 100, email info@hagerstown.org or go to www.hagerstown.org.

Eggs and Issues

Wednesday, Oct. 2 — Join the Washington County Chamber of Commerce members for breakfast, discussion and networking. 7:30 to 9 a.m. Applause Caterers, 58 E. Washington St., Hagerstown. $15 for Washington County Chamber of Commerce members; $25 for nonmembers. Call 301-739-2015, ext. 100, email info@hagerstown.org or go to www.hagerstown.org.

Women in Business: Evening with Secretary Kelly Schulz

Wednesday, Oct. 2 — Join professionals from all over Frederick County for this unique night of fellowship, networking and inspiration. The Women in Business Committee of the Frederick County Chamber of Commerce presents Kelly Schulz, Secretary of the Maryland Department of Commerce, as the inaugural speaker of the Women in Business Leadership Lecture Series. Heavy hors d’oeuvres from Canapés Catering and beverages will be provided. 5 to 7 p.m. The Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center, 40 S. Carroll St., Frederick. For more information, call 301-662-4164, email info@frederickchamber.org or go to www.frederick chamber.org.

Coffee and Contacts

Friday, Oct. 4 — Join the early risers of Frederick for a light breakfast and coffee combined with networking. Wagsmore Adopt and Shop, and Lonely Hearts Rescue invite you to start your day off right by checking out their newest location in Frederick. 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Wagsmore — Adopt and Shop, 450 Prospect Blvd., Frederick. Free for Frederick County Chamber of Commerce members; $15 for nonmembers. Registration is required. Call 301-662-4164 ext. 205, email cbutler@frederickchamber.org or go to www.frederickchamber.org.

One More Customer

Tuesday, Oct. 15 — Get together with the Washington County Chamber of Commerce members for this webcast and networking event, featuring Fran Tarkenton and his guest. Each event is focused on business owners’ and entrepreneurs’ real, everyday needs and gives you practical steps. 7:45 to 9 a.m. Washington County Chamber of Commerce, 1 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Free. For more information, call 301-739-2015, ext. 100, email info@hagerstown.org or go to www.hagerstown.org.

Maximize Your Membership

Thursday, Oct. 17 — Get the most out of your Washington County Chamber of Commerce membership. Pick up tricks to maximize the return on your chamber investment. 9 to 10  a.m. Washington County Chamber of Commerce, 1 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Free. Call 301-739-2015, ext. 100, email info@hagerstown.org or go to www.hagerstown.org.

Chamber Business
and Social Hour (B.A.S.H.)

Thursday, Oct. 17 — Bring your business cards and join the Washington County Chamber of Commerce members at this business and social hour. 5 to 7 p.m. Middletown Valley Bank, 1101 Professional Court, Hagerstown. $5 for Washington County Chamber of Commerce members; $15 for nonmembers. Call 301-739-2015, ext. 100, email info@hagerstown.org or go to www.hagerstown.org.

Coffee and Connections

Wednesday, Oct. 23 — This is a great way not only to connect with fellow business professionals, but also to touch base on ways you can benefit from your membership. 7:30 to 9 a.m. Washington County Chamber of Commerce, 1 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Free for Washington County Chamber of Commerce members; $10 for nonmembers. Call 301-739-2015, ext. 100, email info@hagerstown.org or go to www.hagerstown.org.

PENNSYLVANIA

2019 Annual Banquet

Thursday, Oct. 3 — Sponsored by First Ed Credit Union, this event will also feature a silent auction. The banquet will take place at the Greencastle Golf Club in the barn. 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Greencastle Golf Club, 2000 Castlegreen Drive, Greencastle. For more information, call 717-597-4610, email info@greencastlepa chamber.org or go to www.greencastlepachamber.org.

Live2Lead Chambersburg

Friday, Oct. 18 — Live2Lead is a half-day professional development video-cast (filmed and simulcasted in Atlanta, Ga. in front of a live audience) designed to equip you with new perspectives, practical tools, and key takeaways from leadership and business experts. Presented by Schoenberger and Associates: Professional Learning and Organizational Development. Doors open at 8 a.m.; event is from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Open Door Church, 600 Miller St., Chambersburg. $89, general registration; $79, groups of two to four; $69, groups of five or more. Call 717-685-9828, email scott@schoenberger-associates.net or go to www.mylive2lead.com.

2019 Franklin County Legislative Breakfast

Thursday, Oct. 31 — The Franklin County chambers of commerce will host a legislative breakfast featuring Pennsylvania state elected officials. Attendees will participate in a dialogue with the state legislators on important issues affecting the business climate in south central Pennsylvania. Gene Barr/CEO of the Pennsylvania Chamber will moderate the discussion. 7 to 9 a.m. The Orchards, 1580 Orchard Drive, Chambersburg. $25 for members of any Franklin County chamber of commerce; $30 for nonmembers. Registration ends at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 22. Call 717-264-7101, email aschaeffer@chambersburg.org or go to www.chambersburg.org.

WEST VIRGINIA

Rise and Shine

Friday, Oct. 4 — Join the Martinsburg-Berkeley County Chamber of Commerce members for breakfast and networking. 7:15 to 9 a.m. Holiday Inn, 301 Foxcroft Ave., Martinsburg. $15 for Martinsburg-Berkeley County Chamber of Commerce members; $25 for nonmembers. Reservations are required. Call 304-267-4841, email susan@berkeleycounty.org or go to www.berkeleycounty.org.

Chamber mixer

Tuesday, Oct. 8 — Join Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce members for light refreshments and networking, hosted by The Bennett Agency. Bring your business cards. 5 to 6:30 p.m. The Bennett Agency, 118 N. Charles St., Charles Town. For more information, call 304-725-2055, email chamber@jeffersoncountywvchamber.org or go to www.jefferson countywvchamber.org.

Professional
Development Seminar

Friday, Oct. 11 — Join the Martinsburg-Berkeley County Chamber of Commerce members at this business conference. 8 a.m. Blue Ridge Community and Technical College, 13650 Apple Harvest Drive, Martinsburg. For more information, call 304-267-4841, email susan@berke leycounty.org or go to www.berkeleycounty.org.

2019 Chamber Business
and Social Hour (BASH)

Saturday, Oct. 12, and Sunday Oct. 13 — Join members of the Berkeley Springs Morgan County Chamber of Commerce for a two-day mixer at the Apple Butter Festival. For more information, call 304-258-3738, email chamber@berkeleysprings.com or go to www.berkeleysprings.com.

Chamber mixer

Wednesday, Oct. 16 — Take this opportunity to network and socialize, hosted by Serenity Day Spa and Salon. Enjoy drinks and appetizers. Don’t forget to bring your business cards. 5 to 6:30 p.m. Serenity Day Spa and Salon, 183 Monroe St., Martinsburg. Free for Martinsburg-Berkeley County Chamber of Commerce members; $5 for nonmembers. Registration required. Call 304-267-4841, email chamber@berkeley county.org or go to www.berkeleycounty.org.

Rise and Shine

Friday, Oct. 18 — Join the Martinsburg-Berkeley County Chamber of Commerce members for breakfast and networking. 7:15 to 9 a.m. The Purple Iris, 1956 Winchester Ave., Martinsburg. $15 for Martinsburg-Berkeley County Chamber of Commerce members; $25 for nonmembers. Reservations are required. Call 304-267-4841, email su san@berkeleycounty.org or go to www.berkeleycounty.org.

News@Noon

Wednesday, Oct. 23 — Find out the latest in the business community, while enjoying lunch with the Martinsburg-Berkeley County Chamber of Commerce members. 11:15 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Purple Iris, 1956 Winchester Ave., Martinsburg. $18 for Martinsburg-Berkeley County Chamber of Commerce members; $25 for nonmembers. Call 304-267-4841, email susan@berkeleycounty.org or go to www.berkeleycounty.org.

Public Service Banquet

Tuesday, Oct. 29 — The Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring the annual Public Service Recognition Banquet. There will be socializing, dinner and a program. 5 to 10 p.m. Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races, 750 Hollywood Drive, Charles Town. For more information, call 304-725-2055, email chamber@jeffersoncountywvchamber.org or go to www.jeffersoncountywv chamber.org.