Leading Women’s Luncheon, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., with Chief Justice of the Maine Supreme Judicial Court Leigh Saufley. Held at O’Brien’s Restaurant, Best Western Plus, 375 Main St., Waterville. Men and women are welcome to attend. Admission is $25. Space is limited and registration is requested. A luncheon buffet is included. Register at [email protected] or call 873-3315.

Anniversary Party, 5 p.m., Think Local Community Networking’s fifth-year celebration at The Dome at Portland Sports Complex, 512 Warren Ave., Portland. The event is open to the public with guest speakers, music and food. Information is at

Mix ‘N Mingle, 5 to 7 p.m., with members of the Belfast Area and Penobscot Bay Regional chambers of commerce at Point Lookout Resort and Conference Center, 67 Atlantic Highway, Northport.


Innovation Engineering, noon to 1:30 p.m., workshop presented by E2Tech (Environmental & Energy Technology Council of ME) and held at Casco Bay Tech Hub, second floor, 30 Danforth St., Portland. Visit to register and for more information.

WERU Community Radio 6 to 8:30 p.m. Community Advisory Board meeting at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Ellsworth, Bucksport Road (Route 1), Ellsworth, and from 6 to 8:30 p.m. June 25 at the Belfast Free Library. The Advisory Board provides feedback about how the station is performing. More information is available online at Reservations are requested but not required. Email [email protected] or call 469-6600 if planning to attend.


Maine Association of Planners, 8 a.m., with guest speaker Kaid Benfield, environmental leader and founder of Smart Growth America. Professional and volunteer planners may register to attend his talk. The meeting will take place at the Winter Street Center in Bath. Additional information and registration are available at

Score workshops this week

2 to 5 p.m., Tuesday: “Writing the Narrative for your Business Plan: What must be included,” $35.

Noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday: “Google Analytics: Get the most from your traffic,” Lunch Bytes program, $10.

2 to 5 p.m. Thursday: “Preparing the Financials for your Business Plan: Learn how to do a financial forecast,” $35.

Fees apply with online registration. All sessions are held at SCORE Offices, 100 Middle St., Portland. For details or to register visit or call 772-1147 weekday mornings.

Coming up

“Great Meetings! Great Results,” 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. June 10, 11 and 12, facilitation course with Pam Plumb, co-founder of Great Meetings! Inc. and held at SeniorsPlus in Lewiston. The cost is $250 for Maine Association of Nonprofits members and $500 for nonmembers. For details and to register, visit or call 871-1885.

Homebuyer Education course, June 16, 18, 23 and 25 at Coastal Enterprises, Inc., Portland. Preregistration is required and there is a $30 per person or $50 per couple (or co-buyer) nonrefundable fee. The registration deadline is June 9. To register or for details, go to Coastal Enterprises Inc. at or call 882-5177.


The Maine Commission for the Deaf, Hard of Hearing and Late Deafened has vacancies for three deaf consumers, one family member of deaf/hard-of-hearing/late-deafened individual with an intellectual disability or mental illness, one Department of Education Representative, one legal representative, two parents of deaf or hard-of-hearing students, one local educational administrator, one member-at-large (medical or health care professional), one deaf/hard-of-hearing student and one Registry of the Deaf interpreter.

The remaining meeting dates this year are 4 to 7 p.m. on both June 12 and Oct. 9, at the Central Maine Commerce Center in Augusta. Those interested in serving on the commission can email [email protected] More information is available at Meetings are held four times a year and are open to the public. The commission works to bring about full access to employment, independence and community integration for people who are deaf or hard of hearing. For more information about hiring people with disabilities or identifying job training resources for people with disabilities, visit a local CareerCenter, call 1-855-ALL-HIRE (TTY users call Maine Relay 711) or visit .

CareerCenters, part of the Maine Department of Labor, provide a variety of free services and workshops to help with job searches or to upgrade skills. Each of the 12 centers provides computer workstations and offers several employment-related programs throughout the month. Call 753-9005 (TTY users call Maine Relay 711) or go to

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