TODAY

Wine Wise Presents, learn how to pair Italian red wines with food, Trattoria Grissini, Kennebunk. $40. www.winewiseevents.com. 6 to 7:30 p.m.

Chocolate tasting, Maynard’s Chocolates, Waterville. Free. www.colby.edu. 6 p.m.

SATURDAY

Lincoln Day Breakfast, breakfast buffet followed by a lecture about Henry S. Burrage by author and historian Earle G. Shettleworth Jr., Hampton Inn, Saco. $17; reservations recommended. 282-6231. 9 a.m.

Valentine’s Brunch, Parsonsfield Seminary. $5 to $10. 793-8519. 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Stone Mountain Wine Dinner, informal wine dinner during which Carol Noonan and friends will spoof a traditional wine dinner, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. $102. www.stonemountainartscenter.com. 6 p.m.

Wine Wise Presents, learn about wines and meet people, Wine Bar on Wharf Street, Portland. $35 day of event; $30 in advance. www.winewiseevents.com. French reds, 5 to 6:30 p.m.

Spaghetti Supper Serenade, enjoy a homemade spaghetti supper while being serenaded by the Wescustago Youth Chorale, benefits the scholarship fund; Freeport Community Center. $10; $5 ages 8 and younger. 846-0705. 5 and 7 p.m. seatings.

Whoopie Pie Festival, eat whoopie pies, listen to music, make crafts and more, Unitarian Universalist Community Church, Augusta. 623-1693. 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

SUNDAY

Great Chili and Chowder Challenge, sample and vote for recipes by area chefs, benefits Altrusa International; Holiday Inn by the Bay, Portland. $17.50; $10 for under age 10. 772-2701. 12:30 to 3 p.m.