Dining to aid a classroom

The Central School Outdoor Classroom committee is holding Dine Out South Berwick, an all-day fundraiser set for Thursday at local restaurants including The Early Bird, Black Bean Cafe (Rollinsford, N.H.), Pepperland Cafe and The Lodge at Spring Hill.

A portion of meals proceeds earned on that day will directly benefit the school’s Hoop House project to initiate healthy gardening and eating practices for students. For more details, or to make a donation, e-mail [email protected]


Gay Men’s Chorus show

The touring ensemble of the Maine Gay Men’s Chorus will present “New Day: A Concert of Songs From the Heart” at 7 p.m. on Saturday at the Universalist Unitarian Church of Sanford, 5 Lebanon St. Suggested donation is $10 at the door.


Radio Gang at the library

Mac McHale and The Radio Gang will perform a free concert of old-time music at 3 p.m. on Sunday at McArthur Library, 270 Main St. Snow date is Feb. 13. For more details, call 284-4181.


Women of Waldo yard sale

The Women of Waldo will hold a Reorganize Your Life indoor yard sale from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday at the Tarratine Tribe No. 13 Hall, 153 Main St.

WOW! will be there with the Coastal Bon-Bon Bra-gade to help raise money for the Avon Walk for Breast Cancer, set for May 14 and 15 in Boston.

Table rentals are available for $10 each. For more details, e-mail [email protected]


Nordic ski trail to open

The new Ragged Mountain Nordic ski trail will open at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Camden Snow Bowl.

A joint project of the Ragged Mountain Recreation Area and Coastal Mountains Land Trust, the trail was constructed in collaboration with a crew from the Maine Conservation Corps and volunteers from the Land Trust, Camden Hills Regional High School and the Midcoast Chapter of the New England Mountain Bike Association.

The project was funded with support of the Knox County Fund at the Maine Community Foundation, the Land for Maine’s Future Program and the Maine Recreational Trails Program.


Ladies Society Valentine tea

The Ladies Society of the First Congregational Church of Kennebunkport will present a Valentine’s Day-themed tea at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the church’s Ober Hall, 141 North St. Members of the Ladies’ Society are encouraged to bring appetizers, finger sandwiches or desserts to share with attendees.

The event is free and open to all. For details, call 967-3897 or go to


Sweetheart book sale

The Casco Public Library, Route 121, will offer its Sweetheart of a Deal Book Sale from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays beginning Feb. 6 and running through the month of February.

Proceeds from the sale will be used to buy new books and media for the library. Donations for the sale are welcomed. For details, call 627-4541.


Snowshoeing class and walk

Sugarloaf ski instructor and outdoor sports enthusiast Lori LaRochelle will give a workshop on the basics of snowshoeing at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Spectrum Generations Coastal Community Center, 521 Main St.

The talk will be followed by a short snowshoe walk at the Damariscotta River Association’s Farm on Belvedere Road in Newcastle. Attendees must bring their own snowshoes and poles. To register, call 563-1363. Cost is $5.