Hike in the Park, 2 p.m. in Freeport

Wolfe’s Neck Woods State Park offers nature programs year-round every weekend. This week’s program focuses on nature legends based on Wabanaki stories. Meet at the benches at the end of the second parking lot. No reservations needed. Free with park admission, which is $1 for ages 5 to 11 and $3 for ages 12 to 64. Call the day of the program for updates, 865-4465.


Salmon Story, 7 p.m. in Portland

John Burrows, director of the New England Programs for Atlantic Salmon Federation, will talk about the 2011 Atlantic salmon returns and the ongoing habitat restoration projects at the Woodfords Club, 179 Woodford St., Portland. The Sebago Trout Unlimited event is free. For more information, visit


Knowing Thoreau, 7 p.m. in Holden

Join Dana Wilde for discussion on nature icons Thoreau and Dillard. His book, “The Other End of the Driveway,” will be available for purchase and signing. Cost is $6. Fields Pond Nature Center is on Fields Pond Road in Holden. Call 989-2591.