Talk on Jote Jones’ scow

The Lincoln County Historical Association will begin its annual Winter Lecture Series with a talk by Doreen Conboy at 2 p.m. on Sunday at the 911 Communications Center behind the Lincoln County Courthouse at Routes 1 and 27.

Conboy’s talk will detail “The World of Captain Jote Jones and His Scow on the Sheepscot.” Admission is free, but donations are welcome. For details, call 882-9628 or e-mail [email protected]


Wedding expo at three sites

The 9th Annual Greater York Region Seacoast Denim and Diamonds Wedding Expo will be held Sunday at three York Harbor venues: from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the York Harbor Inn and Stage Neck Inn and from 2 to 4 p.m. at Foster’s Downeast Clambake.

The events will feature 35 vendors, limousine shuttle to venues, music, raffles and more. Admission is free. For more information, call 363-4422.


Concert by Reid, Andersen

York Public Library, at 15 Long Sands Road, will host a concert with Harvey Reid and Joyce Andersen at 3 p.m. Sunday. The performance is free and open to the public.

For more details, call 363-2818 or go to www.york.lib.me.us.


Mushers benefit libraries

The Sanford Institution for Savings “Swing Dogs” mushers team will participate in the Mousam Mush Human Dogsled Race at 11 a.m. Saturday at Gowens Park, off Main Street.

Proceeds will benefit Goodall and Springvale libraries. For details, go to www.springvalelibrary.org.


Seminar on animal tracks

Damariscotta Lake Watershed Association’s naturalist Nancy Holmes will head an interactive winter animal tracks seminar at 1 p.m. today at Spectrum Generations Coastal Community Center, 521 Main St. Admission is $5. To register, call 563-1363.


Preservation chief to speak

Sanford-Springvale Historical Society will host a talk by Maine Preservation Executive Director Greg Paxton at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Sanford-Springvale Historical Museum, 505 Main St. For more information, call 324-2797.


Songwriter series to open

Camden Public Library, at 55 Main St., will host the first of its monthly Songwriters Series at 6 p.m. Thursday, featuring professional songwriter Mehuman Jonson.

For additional details, call Ken Gross at 236-3440 or e-mail [email protected]