The Varney Agency Winter Fun Day will be held at Hirundo Wildlife Refuge, 107 West Old Town Road, Old Town, on Feb. 2 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

The Varney Agency Winter Fun Day at Hirundo Wildlife Refuge has activities and games for all ages! Compete in Hirundo’s own biathlon that includes snowshoe races and a ball toss, enjoy a guided winter ecology hike through one of Hirundo’s wilderness trails, give snowshoeing or cross country skiing a try, participate in the snow sculpture contest, and don’t forget to enjoy the dog sledding, plus so much more! Food is available to purchase and enjoy in our heated tent area.

Sponsors for the event include the Varney Agency, Machias Savings Bank, City of Old Town, and WABI-TV. Tickets are available at

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