Portland Area Regional Business Meeting, 7:30 to 9 a.m., Maine State Chamber of Commerce annual regional breakfast meeting at Anthem’s Corporate Office, 2 Gannett Drive, South Portland. More information is available at www.maine chamber.org.

DownEast Pride Alliance, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., business networking event at Salvage BBQ, 919 Congress St., Portland. Free with cash bar and light food provided. Visit www.depa business.com for details.


“Supervision: How to Create a Solid Performance Strategy,” 9 a.m. to noon, with presenter Tom Leonhardt. Held at Southern New Hampshire University in Brunswick. Cost is $50 for Maine Association of Nonprofits members, and $100 for nonmembers. For more information and to register, go to www.NonprofitMaine.org, or call 871-1885.

“Keyword Research, One of the Most Important Tools in Your Marketing Strategy,” noon to 1 p.m. at SCORE Offices, 100 Middle St., Portland. Cost is $10 with online registration. To learn more or to register, visit www.scoremaine.com or call 772-1147 weekday mornings.

“The Perils and Pitfalls of Social Media,” noon to 1:30 p.m., presented by Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce and Eaton Peabody at Cappy’s Harbor View Restaurant, Camden. The program covers the use and misuse of copyrighted materials and what businesses need to know to avoid legal liability. Cost is $15 for members and $20 for nonmembers and lunch is included. Sign up by calling 236-4404 or email [email protected]


“The Solid Waste Hierarchy: Waste-to-Energy and the Brighter Side of Landfills,” 7:15 to 9:30 a.m., presented by Environmental & Energy Technology Council of Maine and held at the University of Southern Maine, Wishcamper Center, 34 Bedford St., Portland. Visit www.e2tech.org or call 956-1970 for more information.

Networking Social, 5 to 7 p.m., fourth annual event presented by Maine Real Estate and Development Association at Cross Insurance Center, 515 Main St., Bangor.


Southern Maine Regional Business Meeting, 7:30 to 9 a.m., Maine State Chamber of Commerce annual regional breakfast meeting at Ramada Saco and Express Events Catering, 352 North St., Saco. Details are available at: www.mainechamber.org.

Alzheimer’s Educational Conference, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., presented by the Maine chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association and held at the Portland Marriot at Sable Oaks, South Portland. Featured is nationally recognized dementia care and education specialist Teepa Snow, and there will also be workshops and a research update. Fee is $45 per person and includes lunch. Fee for professionals is $95 and includes six contact hours. Scholarships are available for family caregivers. For details and to purchase tickets, go to act.alz.org/2014MaineConferencePortland or call 772-0115.

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