Coming Up

July 10

Governor’s Workshop on Job Creation, “Information Techonology, Manufacturing and High Tech Jobs,” 7:30 a.m. to noon, Anderson Learning Center, Sanford. There is no fee, but a confirmed RSVP is required and space is very limited. Register by Saturday at For more information, call Lauren LePage in the Office of the Governor at 287-3538. The next workshop, “Engaging with Maine’s Agricultural Community: Farming, Forestry and Outdoor Recreation,” will be held 7:30 a.m.-noon July 20 at Northern Maine Community College, Presque Isle.

“The Top Five Risks for Business Disaster in America,” 2 to 3 p.m., SBA webinar covering natural disaster, cyberattacks and random events such as faulty sprinkler systems. A question-and-answer session follows. Space is limited. Register at

July 11

“ObamaCare: Maine’s Stake In The Fight,” 5:30 to 7 p.m., Hilton Garden Inn, 14 Great Falls Plaza, Auburn. Presented by the Maine Heritage Policy Center with Joel Allumbaugh, director of the Center for Health Reform Initiatives. Cost is $20 for members and $25 for nonmembers. To register, go to