“Volunteering: The Way to Your Next Job,” 9 to 11 a.m., with Meaghan Arzburger from United Way of York County. Space is limited. York County CareerCenter, 9 Bodwell Court, Springvale. Call 324-5460 or go to www.mainecareercenter.com.

“Marketing and Sales: Learn Marketing Communication Methods and Tools to Target Customers,” 2 to 5 p.m., SCORE Offices, 100 Middle St., Portland. The cost is $35 with online reservation. For more details or to register, go to www.scoremaine.com or call 772-1147 weekdays.


Bonney Staffing Centers is holding a statewide open house at their local branch offices. Staffing supervisors will conduct open interviews for qualified applicants in several fields, including clerical, accounting, light industrial and customer service. There are locations in Augusta, Bangor, Biddeford, Lewiston, Portland, Topsham and Windham. Call 773-3829 for details.

“Presence and Passion: How to Deliver the Full Message of Your Idea with Clarity, Inspiration and Influence,” 12:30 to 2:30 p.m., with Michael Gilroy, TEDxDirigo co-founder, and Seth Rigoletti, TEDxDirigo coach. Wishcamper Center, room 133, University of Southern Maine, 34 Bedford St., Portland. Go to www.mced.biz/events for information or to register.


“Fiscal Impacts of Demographic Winter,” 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. luncheon with guest speaker J. Scott Moody, chief executive officer of The Maine Heritage Policy Center. Held at DiMillo’s On the Water, 25 Long Wharf, Portland. The cost is $20 for members and $25 for non-members. For more information and to register, visit www.mainepolicy.org or call 321-2550. This program will also be held on Aug. 22 from noon to 1:30 p.m. at Sea Dog Brewery in Bangor, and from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Hilton Garden Inn, Auburn.

“Celebrate Family Business Summer Fest,” 4:30 to 7:30 p.m., with networking, food and beverages, silent auction, door prizes and entertainment. Presented by Institute for Family-Owned Business and held at Yankee Marina and Boatyard, 142 Lafayette St., Yarmouth.


“Off the Cuff, But on the Record,” 7:30 to 9:30 a.m., with Carol Coultas, MaineBiz editor. Presented by the Association for Consulting Expertise (A.C.E.) and held at Portland Country Club, Falmouth. Breakfast is included and is followed by a discussion on writing expert articles. Non-members and guests are welcome. Cost is $22 for members and $28 for non-members. Registration is required. Go to www.consultexpertise.com, call 839-6535 or e-mail [email protected]

Coming up

“Estate Planning and Elder Care Issues,” 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 23, workshop for certified public accountants and other financial professionals at Saint Joseph’s College, 278 Whites Bridge Road, Standish. To register, visit http://online.sjcme.edu/cpa or call 800-752-4723 for more information. The fee is $129 and includes refreshment breaks and lunch.