Thursday, April 17, 2014
"Reflective Leadership: Sustaining Yourself, Sustaining Your Organization," 9 a.m. to noon, training program offered by Maine Association of Nonprofits and held at Make-A-Wish Maine, Portland. Cost is $50 for MANP members, $100 for others. Visit www.NonprofitMaine.org or call 871-1885 to register.
Young Professionals of the Lewiston Auburn Area, 5 to 7 p.m., networking at Baxter Brewing Co., in the Bates Mill Complex behind Fishbones, Lewiston.
"Starting Your Own Business: Covering All Aspects," 6 to 9 p.m., at SCORE Offices, 100 Middle St., Portland. Cost is $35 with online registration. Visit www.scoremaine.com or call 772-1147 weekday mornings.
SCORE also is offering free and confidential small-business counseling for Maine veterans returning from Iraq and Afghanistan with more than 90 days of active duty. The contact information is the same as above.
"Improving Permitting in Portland," 1:30 p.m., presentation and discussion by Portland Society for Architecture and the office of Portland Planning and Urban Development, at 144 Fore St., Portland. Space is limited to 50 on a first-come basis with no preregistration. Parking is available at the Thames Street lot across from SMRT.
"So You Want to Be a Landlord?" 8 a.m. to noon, with John Snyder from On the Spot Property Management and held at Androscoggin Chamber of Commerce, 415 Lisbon St., Lewiston. Registration begins at 7:30 am. Advance registration is required and the cost is $35 per person or $60 per couple. Call Linda Snyder at 740-2247.
"Laws Governing Workplace Rights," 9:30 a.m. to noon July 16, free course on employment law for Aroostook employers. Held at Presque Isle CareerCenter. Registration is required due to limited seating. To register, call 623-7900 or go online to usa.gov/127mpub.