IF YOU’RE LOOKING to party, network or support a good cause this week, check out: 

TUESDAY

SCARBOROUGH BUY LOCAL LAUNCH PARTY, 5 to 7:30 p.m., The Landing at Pine Point. Join business owners for the kick-off of this new group with food, door prizes and a cash bar. Free. 831-9568. 

WEDNESDAY

FALMOUTH/CUMBERLAND CHAMBER BUSINESS AFTER 5, 5 to 7 p.m., Maine Bank & Trust, Falmouth. Network with other local business people. Free members/$5 nonmembers. 772-2811.

THURSDAY

BEAUTY & BOOKS SILENT AUCTION GRANDE FINALE, 5 to 7 p.m., Falmouth Memorial Library, Falmouth. Enjoy food from local restaurants and bid on fine art and crafts in support of the library. Free. www.falmouth.lib.me.us/beauty.htm

SCARBOROUGH CHAMBER BUSINESS AFTER 5, 5 to 7 p.m., Allied Home Mortgage, Scarborough. Network with other local business people. Free members/$5 nonmembers. 772-2811.

PROPEL AFTER HOURS, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Linda Bean’s Perfect Maine Lobster Roll, Portland. Join members of the “next generation” Chamber of Commerce for eats, drinks and networking. Free members/$10 nonmembers. 772-2811.

PORTLAND CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC EVENING OF INSPIRATION, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Cumberland Club, Portland. Hear student performances, enjoy wine and cheese and meet the board. Donations accepted/RSVP required. 775-3356. 

FRIDAY

CELESOIREE, 5 to 9 p.m., The Portland Company, Portland. Hear live music, enjoy world cuisine, bid on art in a silent auction and raise money for the Immigrant Legal Advocacy Project. $30 advance/$35 at door. 780-1593.

CHILDREN’S MUSEUM & THEATRE OF MAINE AUCTION, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Holiday Inn by the Bay, Portland. Bid on live and silent auction items and enjoy apps, desserts and a cash bar. $35 advance/$40 at door. 828-1234 ext. 242. 

SATURDAY

EQUALITYMAINE ANNUAL AWARDS DINNER, 5:30 to 9:30 p.m., Holiday Inn by the Bay, Portland. After a cocktail hour, enjoy dinner and a lively awards presentation. $75. 761-3732.

MERRICONEAG WALDORF SCHOOL 25TH BIRTHDAY PARTY, 6 p.m., the school’s Community Hall, Freeport. Enjoy games, raffles, live music, dancing, food and birthday cupcakes. Free. 865-3900. 

SUNDAY

SITTING PRETTY AUCTION, 4 to 6:30 p.m., Freeport Community Center, Freeport. Bid on hand-painted chairs and enjoy music and refreshments in support of the PORT Teen Center. $10/$25 per family. 865-6171.