Christian Leaders in Maine Business (CLIMB), 7:15 to 9 a.m., breakfast meeting with guest Carolyn Krahn, director of sales at Comfort Suites in Freeport, at Keeley the Katerer, 178 Warren Ave., Portland. There is a suggested donation of $10.


“It’s Not Always Lobsters and Lighthouses: Best Practices for Marketing Maine’s Schools,” 2 to 5 p.m., at Maine Central Institute, 295 Main St., Pittsfield. The program is presented by Maine International Trade Center, through the StudyMaine program. Speakers include Jim Paul, director of U.S. Commercial Service-Boston; Carolann Ouellette, deputy director of Maine Office of Tourism; Dave Page and Abigail Swardlick from Maine’s Council on International Educational Exchange. The cost is $30 for MITC/StudyMaine members and $45 for non-members. Register at www.mitc.com or call 541-7400.


Interview Workshop, 9 a.m. to noon, covering techniques, role-playing and practice; bring a resume copy. CareerCenter, 9 Bodwell Court, behind the court house, Springvale. Call 324-5460 to register or visit www.mainecareercenter.com. Saturday

Members Showcase, part one of the annual program at 10 a.m. with coffee and networking at 9:15 a.m. Mobius Center, Business Route 1, Damariscotta. Guests are welcome. The suggested donation is $3 for members and $5 for non-members. For details visit www.mainemediawomen.org or call 563-8377.


The Derelict Lobster Gear Recovery Project has scheduled meetings for lobstermen and fishermen to learn more about the program. Each session begins at 6 p.m. at the following locations:

Jan. 10, Zone D, Rockland Ferry Terminal;

Jan. 11, Zone F, Log Cabin, Yarmouth;

Jan. 12, Zone E, Lincoln County Communications Center, Wiscasset;

Jan. 13, Zone G, Masonic Hall, Kennebunkport.

Visit www.gomlf.org for more information.