Tuesday

“Starting Your Own Business: Everything you need to know,” 6 to 9 p.m. at SCORE offices, 100 Middle St., second floor, East Tower, Portland. There is a nominal charge. For more information or to register, call 772-1147 or visit: www.scoremaine.com.

Wednesday

Business After Hours, with door prizes, raffle and refreshments. Cost is $5 for members and $10 for non-members, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Bentley’s Saloon, 1601 Portland Road, Arundel. For details, call 967-0857.

Thursday

“Buying A Business: How to estimate value,” 6 to 9 p.m. at SCORE offices, 100 Middle St., second floor, East Tower, Portland. There is a nominal charge. For more information or to register, call 772-1147 or visit: www.scoremaine.com.

Friday

Association for Consulting Expertise, 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. at Portland Country Club, Falmouth. Guest speaker is Joseph Kornik, editor-in-chief of Consulting Magazine, who will discuss “Benchmarking the Best Firms in the Consulting Industry.” Networking and breakfast are included and non-members and guests are welcome. The cost is $22 and advance registration is required. Visit www.consultexpertise.com or call 839-6535 for details.

Upcoming

Foreclosure Prevention Clinic, sessions at 5:30 and 7:30 p.m. on July 22 with certified counselors and legal providers. Held at Mousam View Place (formerly Knights of Columbus), 47 High St., Sanford. For more information and list of materials to bring, call the Maine State Foreclosure Prevention hotline at 1-888-664-2569 or visit http://www.maine.gov/pfr/consumercredit/Four_Clinic_Flyer.pdf.