Showcase Maine, 4:30 p.m., Finance Authority of Maine’s 30th anniversary celebration, annual meeting and awards event with reception and showcase of exhibits. Keynote speaker is Richard Hackett, Esq. Held at Portland’s Holiday Inn by the Bay. To learn more, visit www.famemaine.com.


“Quality of Place,” 7 to 9 a.m., Maine Real Estate and Development Association breakfast seminar at Johnson Hall Performing Arts Center, 280 Water St., Gardiner. Fee is $35 for members and $45 for non-members. Visit www.mereda.org/ for more information and registration.

“Gorham Career Advantage: Bringing Together Local Entrepreneurs, Business Executives and Students,” 7:30 to 9 a.m., Gorham Business Exchange meeting at Moody’s Collision Centers, 200 Narragansett St., Gorham. For details or to register, go to www.gorhambusiness.org.


“Leadership From the Inside Out,” 7:15 to 9 a.m., part of the Business Breakfast Series with Stephen Pecukonis, executive director of Augusta Downtown Alliance. Held at Spann Student Commons, Thomas College, 180 W. River Road, Waterville. Cost is $17 at the door for Mid-Maine Chamber of Commerce members and $20 for others. Breakfast is included.

CPA workshop, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., workshop for certified public accountants and financial professionals. Held at Harold Alfond Hall, Saint Joseph’s College, Standish. Check-in and a continental breakfast are held from 7 to 8 a.m. Registration is $149 and includes refreshment breaks and lunch. To register or for more information, visit sjcme.edu/cpa or call 893-7825.

Slow Money Maine, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., fourth annual program about sustainable local foods with presentations, tours of food production facilities and networking. Guest speaker is Oran Hesterman from Michigan. Held at the Hutchinson Center in Belfast. To learn more, visit www.slowmoneymaine.org.

“Enrolling in the Health Insurance Marketplace,” 5 to 7 p.m., workshop to help lobstermen and their families understand the requirements of the Affordable Care Act, hosted by the Maine Lobstermen’s Association and held at Scarborough City Hall.

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