Events

Maine Children's Cancer Program - Dance Away Cancer Fundraiser

KIWANIS - DANCE AWAY CANCER AT PULSE BALLROOM DANCE STUDIO IN WESTBROOK TO BENEFIT THE MAINE CHILDREN’S CANCER PROGRAM

Scarborough’s preeminent social event of the year will take place at the pulse Ballroom Dance Studio on Friday evening, February 11, from 6:00 to 11:00 pm.

The Kiwanis Club of Scarborough is selling tickets to its 12h Annual fundraiser for the Maine Children’s Cancer Program.  The event is organized by Kiwanis each year and made possible through voluntary donations from local businesses and ticket sales to the public.  All net proceeds are donated to the Maine Children’s Cancer Program (MCCP).

A contribution of $25.00 per person; $175 for a table of eight includes an evening complete with live dance music by the Tony Boffa Band,  showcase dancing, dance lessons, hors d’ oeuvres and desserts along with a wonderful silent auction.

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Expanding Your Mental Health Practice Through Web Marketing

Expanding Your Mental Health Practice Through Web Marketing

While many mental health practitioners may be uncomfortable marketing their services, most are downright confused and even anxious when it comes to using web marketing to increase their referrals and build their visibility.

However, with over half a billion people on Facebook and millions using Google every day to find help, it’s impossible to ignore web marketing for long.

In this day long workshop you’ll learn:

  • How to setup a web site that engages your audience, establishes your expertise, and encourages referrals for your practice
  • How to get your web site to rank higher in the search engines
  • How to integrate a blog, video and an email newsletter into your web presence
  • How to handle HIPAA and other Internet use issues unique to mental health practitioners
  • How mental health practitioners can use social media appropriately; how to handle Facebook friendship requests, how to manage your privacy, and how to engage

25th Annual Chocolate Lovers’ Fling

25th Annual Chocolate Lovers’ Fling

Sunday, April 3, 2011
1:00-4:00pm
Holiday Inn by the Bay • Portland, Maine

We hope you can join us on April 3rd to enjoy the finest chocolate delectables from the best restaurants, candy shops, and chefs in Cumberland and York counties!

You may also purchase raffle tickets for some fabulous prize packages that have been generously donated by area businesses.

All Chocolate Lovers' Fling proceeds benefit Sexual Assault Response Services of Southern Maine.

For more information on volunteering, sponsorship or restaurant participation call 1.800.313.9900

http://www.chocolateloversfling.org/

January Maine Tweetup at Rivalries on 1/27

January Maine Tweetup at Rivalries on 1/27

This month's Maine Tweetup will be upstairs at Rivalries starting at 6pm on Thursday, 1/27/2011.

Tweetups are real live networking events for people using Twitter, the popular social media platform where users post short messages via their computer or mobile device.

Mainers on Twitter form a vibrant community, sharing their passion on everything from technology to cooking to sports to best methods to kill zombies.

There's no cover charge, but if you'd like to RSVP you can do so on our Facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=133258260070429

You can also get directions to Rivalries (10 Cotton St, Portland) at our page.

Hope to see you there!

Comedians of Chelsea Lately

Comedians of Chelsea Lately

January 28, 2011 – 7:00pm (doors open)
Venue: State Theatre
TICKETS: $30.00 and $20.00 (reserved seats)
All Ages (please note: Most material will be of an adult nature)
Join Chelsea Lately regulars Loni Love, Natasha Leggero, Chuy and Josh Wolf live at the State Theatre in what is sure to be a side-splitting comedy show!

http://www.statetheatreportland.com/

Summer begins Tuesday, January 25th at Camp Ketcha!

Summer begins Tuesday, January 25th at Camp Ketcha!

Scarborough, Maine, 04074 – Camp Ketcha will kick off summer camp registration Tuesday, January 25th. Parents are welcome to begin registering online or in person at the Camp’s location in Scarborough at 9AM that day. Camp Ketcha offers traditional camp for children 3 to 14 years old along with a wide variety of specialty and horseback riding camp programs. The camp will again offer adventure trips for older children. Children swim every day and the camp is well known for its low camper to staff ratios which increase safety and the quality of the experience for the children. Bus transportation is offered from Windham, Saco, Portland and Falmouth with many points in between. In a green initiative Camp Ketcha has reduced bus cost to promote more efficient transportation and to save parent’s time. Discounts have put in place to support working families who need high quality care for much of the summer.

SCORE: Marketing & Sales

SCORE: Marketing & Sales

A seminar on Marketing & Sales, attracting new customers and how to retain them will be held at the SCORE Offices at 100 Middle Street, Second Floor, East Tower, Portland, Maine on Tuesday, January 18, 2011 from 2:00pm to 5:00pm.

There is a nominal fee for this seminar.

For more information and reservations, check our website: www.scoremaine.com or call 772-1147.