Tuesday and Wednesday

SCORE workshops: “Starting Your Own Business: Avoid the Pitfalls,” 2 to 5 p.m. Tuesday, “Funding Your Business: Potential Sources of Financing,” 2 to 5 p.m. Wednesday and “Financial Planning for a Successful Startup: Establishing the Right Financial Structure,” 6 to 9 p.m. also Wednesday. Workshops are held at the SCORE Offices, 100 Middle St., Portland. The cost is $35 per workshop with online registration To learn more and to register, visit www.scoremaine.com or call 772-1147 weekday mornings.


“Mid-level Donors: Getting Them to Major Donor Giving Levels,” 9 a.m. to noon, training program offered by Maine Association of Nonprofits and held at United Way of Mid Coast Maine, Bath. The fee is $50 for MANP members and $100 for nonmembers. Presenters are Michael Barndollar of The Iris Network and Mark Hayden of Maine Farmland Trust. For more information and to register, go to www.NonprofitMaine.org or call 871-1885.

E2Tech Summer Networking, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences, 60 Bigelow Drive, East Boothbay. Tours will be available. For information and registration go to www.e2tech.org/event-1713082.


Luncheon and book signing, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., presented by Maine Heritage Policy Center, with columnist and author John Fund. Held at DiMillo’s on the Water, 25 Long Wharf, Portland. The cost is $37 for MHPC members and $42 for nonmembers and includes an autographed copy of “Obama’s Enforcer” by Fund. Reservations requested by Tuesday at MainePolicy.org or call 321-2550.


“Russia Resurgent,” the 28th annual Camden Conference will be held Feb. 20-22 in Camden. For details, conference book list and schedule of upcoming events, visit www.camden conference.org or call 236-1034.

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