Huskies Youth Hockey will host a free Learn To Play Hockey Day from 12:10 to 2:10 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 16, at USM Ice Arena in Gorham. Children of all ages are welcome. Come meet Portland Pirates players and the team mascot, Crackers. Bring your own skates and a hockey or bike helmet; full hockey equipment is not required. For more information visit

Volunteers are needed for the Maine Marathon, Half Marathon and Marathon Relay, to be held Sunday, Sept. 30, in Portland, Falmouth, Cumberland and Yarmouth. Visit for a link to volunteer registration and a list of volunteer positions.

Willowbrook Village will host a benefit golf tournament at Province Lake Golf Course in Parsonsfield on Wednesday, Sept. 26. Registration begins at 8 a.m., with a shotgun start at 9. The cost is $90 per golfer or $70 for Province Lake members, and the fee includes 18 holes with cart, barbecue, prizes and awards. Online registration is available at