Calendar of events

Benefits

Saturday, Jan. 27: Phillips, Indoor flea market, 9 a.m., Phillips Community House, 31 Main St. 639-2012, 639-3000.

Books

Wednesday, Jan. 24: Jay, “Lion,” book and film discussion group, 6 p.m., Jay Niles Memorial Library, 983 Main St.

Wednesday, Jan. 31: Jay, “Abide with Me,” Maine Book Group, 6 p.m., Jay Niles Memorial Library, 983 Main St.

Saturday, Feb. 10: Carrabassett Valley, “Charlie on the MTA,” book talk, 4:30 p.m., Carrabassett Valley Library, 3209 Carrabassett Drive.

Children’s events

Wednesdays, Jan. 17-31: Livermore Falls, Preschool story time, 10:30 a.m., Treat Memorial Library, 56 Main St. 897-3631.

Thursdays, Jan. 18-March 15: New Sharon, Story hour, with crafts and snacks, 10:30 a.m., Jim Ditzler Memorial Library, 37 Library Rd. 779-1128.

Saturday, Jan. 20: Livermore, Free Movie, “Veggie Tale,” and Pie Tasting, 2 p.m., North Livermore Baptist Church, 619 Federal Rd. Free. 897-5377.

Saturday, Jan. 20: Livermore Falls, Lego Club, 10:30 a.m., Treat Memorial Library, 56 Main St. 897-3631.

Thursdays, Feb. 1-March 1: New Sharon, Story hour, with crafts and snacks, 10:30 a.m., Jim Ditzler Memorial Library, 37 Library Rd. 779-1128.

Saturday, Feb. 17: Farmington, Children’s Festival, 11 a.m., Mt Blue High School Auditorium, 129 Seamon Rd. Free. 778-6960 www.fcctf.org.

Church events

Wednesdays, Jan. 17-March 28: Farmington, Chowder luncheon, 11:30 a.m., Trinity United Methodist Church, 612 Farmington Falls Rd. Free. 778-4429.

Saturday, Jan. 20: Livermore, Free Movie, “Veggie Tale,” and Pie Tasting, 2 p.m., North Livermore Baptist Church, 619 Federal Rd. Free. 897-5377.

Tuesday, Feb. 13-Sept. 13: Farmington, Fellowship meal, 12 p.m., Farmington Baptist Church, 194 Whittier Rd. Free. 779-0731 www.farmingtonbaptist.net.

Crafts

Tuesday, Jan. 23: Livermore Falls, Knit/Crochet group, 5:30 p.m., Treat Memorial Library, 56 Main St. 897-3631.

Exhibits

Wednesday, Jan. 17-Feb. 28: Carrabassett Valley, Works by Photographer Joe Gambino, Carrabassett Valley Library, 3209 Carrabassett Drive. 237-3535.

Wednesday, Jan. 17-Feb. 28: Farmington, Works by Leon Gin and Derek Hayes, Farmington Public Library, 117 Academy St.

Thursday, Jan. 18-March 2: Wilton, Works by Donna Campion, Wilton Free Public Library, 104 Main St. 645-4831.

Sunday, Jan. 28-April 5: Farmington, “Peter and Alice and Winnie the Pooh,” books of a British childhood, University of Maine at Farmington, Mantor Library.

Festivals

Saturday, Feb. 17: Farmington, Children’s Festival, 11 a.m., Mt Blue High School Auditorium, 129 Seamon Rd. Free. 778-6960 www.fcctf.org.

Films

Wednesday, Jan. 24: Jay, “Lion,” book and film discussion group, 6 p.m., Jay Niles Memorial Library, 983 Main St.

Saturday, Feb. 17: Carrabassett Valley, Family Movie Matinee, 3 p.m., Carrabassett Valley Library, 3209 Carrabassett Drive.

Food

Thursday, Jan. 18: Oquossoc, Annual Chowder and Chili Cookoff, 5:30 p.m., Gingerbread House, Route 4.

Saturday, Jan. 20: Wilton, Chicken pie supper, 5 p.m., Harland M. Harnden Masonic Hall, 70 Bryant Rd. $8; $5, under 12. 778-2354.

Monday, Jan. 22: Farmington, “What’s on that Postcard?,” historical society program and potluck, 6 p.m., Pierce House, 204 Main St.

Friday, Feb. 9: Jay, Bake sale fundraiser, Otis Federal Credit Union, 170 Main St. 578-0296.

Saturdays, Feb. 10-Sept. 8: Livermore Falls, Free lunch, 11 a.m., George Bunten Post 10, American Legion, 17 Reynolds Ave.

General Entertainment

Wednesdays, Jan. 17-May 30: Farmington, Family Game Night, 6 p.m., Farmington Grange, 124 Bridge St.

Saturday, Jan. 20: Livermore, Rabies Clinic, 10 a.m., Livermore Fire Station, 10 Crash Rd. $20/pet.

Saturday, Feb. 10: Canton, Mardi Gras Party, 6 p.m., Canton Historical Society, 25 Turner St. $20. 597-2920 www.1821Canton2021.org.

Saturday, Feb. 10: Turner, Great Maine Outdoor Weekend Snowshoe Hike, 10 a.m., Androscoggin Riverlands State Park, Center Bridge Road. Free. 782-2302 https://androscogginlandtrust.org/event/great-maine-outdoor-weekend-snowshoe-hike-androscoggin-river.

Saturday, Feb. 17: Carrabassett Valley, Joe Gambino, artist reception, 4:30 p.m., Carrabassett Valley Library, 3209 Carrabassett Drive. Rescheduled from Jan. 27.

Lectures

Monday, Jan. 22: Farmington, “What’s on that Postcard?,” historical society program and potluck, 6 p.m., Pierce House, 204 Main St.

Music

Wednesday, Jan. 17: Farmington, University of Maine Women’s A Cappella Group, 6 p.m., Mt. Blue High School Bjorn Auditorium. Donations.

Friday, Jan. 19: Jay, Live music with Sharon Hood & Dixon Road Band, 7 p.m., Amvets Post 33, 111 Main St. 897-4112.

Saturday, Jan. 20: Carrabassett Valley, Family music program: Earthjams, 4:30 p.m., Carrabassett Valley Library, 3209 Carrabassett Drive.

Saturday, Jan. 20: Wayne, Ben Hunsberger presents an afternoon of music, 2 p.m., Cary Memorial Library, 17 Old Winthrop Rd. 685-3612.

Saturday, Jan. 27: Wayne, Sandy River Ramblers, 6 p.m., Ladd Center, 26 Gott St. $12-$5. 685-3612.

Theater

Saturday, Jan. 27: Farmington “Doc Cooper: A Son Remembers,” Michael Cooper, 7 p.m., University of Maine at Farmington Emery Community Arts Center. $12; UMF students, under 18, free. 778-6285 artsfarmington.org/events.