November 3, 2013



Job and Resource Fair, 1 to 4 p.m., at Penquis, 50 North St., Dover-Foxcroft. For details, call CareerCenter at 753-9005 or visit

“Starting Your Own Business: Covering All the Basics,” 2 to 5 p.m., at SCORE Offices, 100 Middle St., Portland. The cost is $35 with online registration. To learn more or to register, visit or call 772-1147 weekday mornings.

“How Do We Most Make a Difference Today,” 7 to 9 a.m., Institute for Civic Leadership, Leadership in Action Breakfast with writer and conservationist Peter Forbes. Held at Holiday Inn By the Bay, Portland. The cost is $25. For more information and reservations, go to or call Elaine Tselikis at 773-3254 ext. 108.


Maine Technology Users Group, 8:30 a.m. to noon, free event with business technology users and vendors to explore Virtualized Desktop Infrastructure. Held at City Hall, 25 Cottage Road, South Portland, or participate via an online live webinar. For the schedule and webinar instructions, and to register, visit or call Kate Carpenter at 370-5327.

“Engaging Your Multi-Generational Workforce,” 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., a Business Success seminar with Susan Stacey of Manpower. Held at Topsham Public Library, 25 Foreside Road, Topsham. Call 725-1727 or visit details.

Knox-Lincoln Soil and Water Conservation District, 6 p.m., annual awards banquet with guest speaker Bill Eldridge, chief executive of MOOMilk Co. Held at Community Hall, Upper East Pond Road, North Nobleboro. Registration is $15. Visit to register or call 596-2040.

“Voluntary Environmentalists? Are Green Clubs a Win for Businesses and the Environment?” 7:30 p.m., with Matthew Potoski, professor at the Bren School of Environmental Science and Management at the University of California, Santa Barbara. Held at Lancaster Lounge, Moulton Union, Bowdoin College, Brunswick.


Community breakfast, 7:30 to 9 a.m., featuring NASA astronaut and Maine native, Christopher Cassidy, who will speak about his recent mission aboard the International Space Station. The talk will take place at Husson University in Bangor and is open to the public. For more information or to make reservations, call Julie Green at 941-7129 or email

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