Wednesday

Eggs & Issues, with guest Robert Moody, music director of the Portland Symphony Orchestra, 7 a.m., Holiday Inn by the Bay, Spring Street, Portland. The cost is $16 for chamber members and $26 for others. For more information, visit www.portlandregion.com or call 772-2811, ext. 233.

The Creative Toolbox, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., University of Southern Maine, Wishcamper Center, Portland. The moderator is Angela Adams, and speakers include Scott Nash, president of Nashbox; Rory Strunk, founder of Global Content Partners; and Gabrielle Melchionda, president of Mad Gabs. Tickets are $15 for Maine Center for Creativity members and students and $35 for others. Seating is limited. Call Kristin Howe at 775-4100.

 

Thursday

Maine Public Relations Council: Behind the Scenes at Linda Bean’s Perfect Maine, 4 to 6 p.m., 37 Exchange St., Portland. The cost is $5 for MPRC members and $10 for others. To register, call Art Marcoux at 761-4477.

Revitalizing Maine Communities Conference, 8 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Thursday and 7:45 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday. The conference is presented by The Maine Downtown Center, Maine Preservation and GrowSmart Maine and will be held in Augusta. Pre-registration and payment requested by Monday. Visit http://mdf.org/events/ for details.

 

Friday

Western Maine Women Business Owners, 8 to 9:30 a.m., free networking event, Homestead Bakery Restaurant, 186 Broadway, Farmington.

 

Upcoming

Job search workshops are being offered during June at Skowhegan CareerCenter. For a schedule or more information, call 474-4950 or 1-800-760-1572. The workshops are free, and the Career Center is located at 98 North Ave., Suite 20, Skowhegan.

“First-Time Homebuyer Seminar,” 6 to 8:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, June 21, 23, 28 and 30, Coastal Enterprises Inc., 36 Water St., Wiscasset. The course is approved by HoMEworks, and the cost is $30 per person or $50 per couple. Pre-registration is required by June 14, and space is limited. Call 882-7552, ext. 177, for details.