IF YOU’RE LOOKING to party, network or support a good cause this week, check out:

Cape Elizabeth Land Trust Annual Meeting & Social, 5 to 7 p.m., The Local Buzz, Cape Elizabeth. Network with other supporters and hear author and journalist Colin Woodard talk about the past, present and future of the Maine coast. Cash bar. Free. RSVP at 767-6054.

A New Look at Ansel Adams, 6 p.m., Portland Museum of Art. Hear a talk by Ansel Adams scholar and Museum of Fine Arts, Boston and then enjoy a reception and private viewing of the “Debating Modern Photography” show. $25 adults/$5 students. RSVP to 775-6148, Ext. 3292.
Taming of the Brew, 7 p.m., Gritty’s, Freeport. Enjoy a beer tasting in support of the Freeport Shakespeare Festival. $25. 865-9299.

Portland Greendrinks, 5:30 to 8 p.m., Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine, Portland. Enjoy free food and drink and network with others interested in green business and green living and check out the interactive exhibits. $2 with a drinking vessel/$5 without. www.portlandgreendrinks.com.

United Way Finale Celebration, 6 to 8:30 p.m., Ocean Gateway, Portland. Enjoy hors d’oeuvres, a cash bar, featuring Cold River cocktails, and music from Lost Soul. $35. RSVP at liveunitedportland.org/future.