Job Fair, 9 to 11 a.m., with 15 to 20 employers, CareerCenter, 5 Mollison Way, Lewiston.

“Full Employment: A Better Bargain for working People,” 6 p.m., Shepard Lee Lecture presented by Maine Center for Economic Policy, with guest speaker, economist Dean Baker. Held at Rines Auditorium, Portland Public Library, Monument Square. Free and open to the public.


Maine Beef Producers Association, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., 25th annual Beef Conference at Ramada Inn, 357 Odlin Road, Bangor. Featured are several national and local industry experts. Nonmember registration, including lunch, is $60 for the first representative of a farm and $40 per person for others from the same farm. Discounts for students and MGFN and MBPA association members are available. For registration details, call Melissa Libby at 800-287-7170 (in Maine) or at 581-2788 or go to


SCORE workshop information at the Portland office is available at or by calling 772-1147 weekday mornings. To reach Oxford Hills SCORE, call 743-0499.

CareerCenters, part of the Maine Department of Labor, provide a variety of free services and workshops to help with job searches and 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

Maine Department of Labor also offers SafetyWorks! training programs for employers. To learn more and register, go to or call 877-723-3345. Space is limited; reservations are required.

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