May 14, 2013



"Disney's Approach to Quality Service," 7 :30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Disney Institute presentation designed for those interested in the business practices behind Disney and the company's customer service. Held at Hilton Garden Inn, 5 Park St., Freeport. The cost is $329 per person and includes breakfast, lunch and program materials. Register at or call 942-6389.

"Marketing for Your Business: Find the Winning Strategy," 2 to 5 p.m. at SCORE Offices, 100 Middle St., Portland. The cost is $35 with online registration. For details or to register, visit or call 772-1147 weekday mornings.

Home-buying seminar, 6 to 8 p.m., free information session with Mark Jones, senior vice president and director of residential lending, at Saco & Biddeford Savings Operations Center, 50 Industrial Park Road, Saco. Space is limited and reservations are requested. Call Michelle Prejean at 602-7363 or email and leave your name, phone number and number of reservations.


Nonprofit Board Boot Camp, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., training for nonprofit board members offered by Maine Association of Nonprofits at Four Points by Sheraton in Bangor. The cost is $125 for MANP members and $190 for others. For more information and to register, visit, or call 871-1885.

"Email Marketing: Its Most Efficient Use," 1 to 3 p.m., at SCORE Offices, 100 Middle St., Portland. Free. Visit or call 772-1147 weekday mornings.

Gay Weddings in Maine, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., wedding vendor networking event at the Cumberland Club, 116 High St., Portland.


CPA Series workshop, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., for certified public accountants and financial professionals. Held at St. Joseph's College, Harold Alfond Hall, Standish. The fee is $149 and includes lunch. To register or for more information, visit, call 893-7825 or email

Lewiston-Auburn Economic Growth Council, starting at 4:30 p.m., 32nd annual dinner and business forum with keynote speaker Peter Vigue, chief executive officer, president and chairman of The Cianbro Cos. Economic Achievement Awards also will be presented. The event is being held at Ramada Inn and Conference Center in Lewiston and is open to the public. Registration is due by Tuesday and tickets are $45 for individuals. For more information or to register, go to or call 784-0161.


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