Jan. 10: LEWISTON, country line dancing will be held every Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. at Central Hall, Lisbon Street. 786-0003

Jan. 10: LEWISTON, women musicians will gather every Wednesday at 3:30 p.m. at Wisdom Center, 97 Blake St. 784-0155

Jan. 10: NEWRY, the Dirty Sock Funtime Band will perform at 7 p.m. at Sunday River Ski Resort Grand Summit Resort Hotel. $8-$4 824-3575

Jan. 10: PORTLAND, Ann Hood will present a reading at 6 p.m. at USM Portland Bookstore at Woodbury Campus Center. Free 780-4072

Jan. 10: SOUTH PARIS, Steve Palmer from Plainview Farm will speak on “Maximizing Perennial Flower Power,” at 4 p.m. at McLaughlin Garden. Free 743-8820


Jan. 11: BETHEL, Sam Chapman will perform at 7 p.m. at the Funky Red Barn, 19 Summer St. 824-3003

Jan. 11: BRYANT POND, Edwin Howe will speak about Mainers fighting fires in the western states at 10 a.m. at Whitman Memorial Library. Free 674-2143

Jan. 11: FARMINGTON, the Sandy River Players will perform “Fiddler on the Roof,” at 7:30 p.m. at at UMF.

Jan. 11: LEWISTON, line and partner dancing with the Countryside Dancers will be held at 7 p.m. at Central Hall, 191 Lisbon St.