Thursday March 1

 

The weather for today will be rainy with a high of 50. Tonight, the rain will turn to snow showers with a low of 27; accumulation of an inch or so possible.

Great event last evening at the Mountain Maryland Tech Network.  My students enjoyed meeting local entrepreneurs and techies and I appreciate them taking the time to chat with my students and share their insight and stories.

Sarah was a guest panelist at last night’s GCWP Social Media panel; there were over 20 attendees and we all walked away with a nugget of wisdom for our own businesses.

There’s a Women’s Networking Luncheon today at Noon at Ace’s Run Restaurant.

Are you ready for solar? There’s a meeting this evening at 7:00pm in the Garrett Information Enterprise Center (GIEC) at the College. It is free, sponsored by Engage Mountain Maryland and will help people understand more about the Mountain Maryland Solar Co-Op.

Do you love DCL?  Support growth of our resort-based economy? Are you concerned about local jobs, schools and future for our kids? Then check out this Action Alert from the Friends of Deep Creek Lake.

The Discovery Center at Deep Creek Lake State Park has announced their March events calendar.  They have some good programming scheduled for this weekend, including a Dr. Seuss reading, animal feeding and pinecone building.

The March GOBA meeting will be held March 13th, 8:00am – 10:00am, in Room 111 in the GEIC at Garrett College.  This seminar will help employers understand the specifics of the “Earned Sick and Safe Leave” law that went into effect February 11th, 2018. Contact Holly Lane at the Chamber – 301.387.6171 to register.

This warms the heart: The Community Aquatic & Recreation Complex (CARC) recently announced a new partnership agreement with The Believe in Tomorrow Children’s Foundation. The new agreement provides critically ill children and their families’ access to the facility’s swimming pools when staying in the McHenry area for respite housing.

It’s National Wedding Planning Day! Have your fiancé visit (our partner) The Deep Creek Wedding for photos of our gorgeous venues and more information on hiring local vendors.