DEPA Business After Hours, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., DownEast Pride Alliance networking event at Nosh and sister venue across the street, Taco Escobarr, 551 Congress St., Portland. Visit www.depabusiness.com for details.

“Apply Yourself,” 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays through April 3, covering resumes, cover letters, job searches and interviewing. Offered by South Portland Adult Education. The cost is $60. For more information, email [email protected] or call 767-3266 ext. 240.

“Leveraging Your Skills: Building Value for Your Firm (and Your Career) Beyond the Marketing Role,” 8 to 10 a.m., webinar presented by SMPS Northern New England and held at Woodard and Curran, 41 Hutchins Drive, Portland. The program is free for SMPS members and $10 for non-members. Visit www.smpsmaine.org/smps/events to register.


Open House, 5 to 7 p.m., meet the new owners at The Office cooperative working space at 17A Main St., Belfast. Free.


Maine Media Women, 9:15 a.m. at Mobius Center, 319 Main St./Business Route 1, Damariscotta, with guest speaker, artist Joy Vaughan. The suggested donation is $3 for members and $5 for guests. For more information, see www.mainemediawomen.org or call Carol Jaeger at 563-8377.

Coming up

Innovation Management Institute for Manufacturers, March 5-7, for senior managers to understand how to create, communicate and commercialize new ideas. Held at Harraseeket Inn, Freeport. The fee is $1,995 which includes materials, breakfast and lunch for each day. Discounts are available. For details visit www.innoationengineering.info.

“iPad Marketing and Design: Enhancing Online Conversions for Tablets,” 11:30 a.m. March 6, Maine Marketing Association, with Rob Landry, founder of Plein Air Interactive. Held at Portland Regional Chamber, 443 Congress St., Portland. $10 for members; $20 for non-members and $7 for students, lunch included. Register at www.mainemarketingassociation.org/events.

“FTN 2.0 Biomass and Beyond,” March 7, full day alternative-energy conference at Northern Maine Community College, Presque Isle. Sspeakers include Dr. William Strauss, president and founder of FutureMetrics LLC and director of Maine Energy Systems, and Gerard Chasse, president and chief operating officer of Bangor Hydro Electric Company. To register, call NMCC, 768-2810.