January 28, 7:00 p.m. Keepin' It Reel film series: MLK, Jr. in a post-civil rights generation, featuring Hip-Hop: Beyond Beats and Rhymes Documentary, examines issues of masculinity, sexism, violence and homophobia in today's hip-hop culture, Cultural Exchange Lounge, Decary Hall 44, Biddeford Campus, University of New England. FMI: 207.602.2461, www.une.edu.
January 29, 8 p.m. Kelli Redick, multi-instrumentalist with Selbyville, Hog Farm Studios, 140 Main Street, Suite 107, back alley, Biddeford. FMI: 971.645.9710, www.hogfarmstudios.com.
January 30, 8 a.m. Birding Field Trip, Cape Neddick to Fort Foster with York County Audubon, led by Eric Hynes, meet at Cape Neddick, York. FMI: 207.284.5487, www.yorkcountyaudubon.org.
January 30, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. 99 Yarns and Counting, Green Mountain Spinnery designers Eric Robinson and Maureen Clark will talk about and sign the Spinnery's new book, bring your knitting and a brown bag lunch, seating is limited so RSVP, free, tea, coffee and cookies provided, Kennebooks, 149 Port Road, Kennebunk. FMI: 207.967.6136, www.kennebooks.com.
January 30, 7 p.m. Salon Nights Series featuring Neil English, poet and Joanne Snow Duncanson, coffee and dessert, The Red Door Pottery Studio, 44 Government Street, Kittery. FMI: 207.439.5671, www.reddoorpottery.com
January 30, 7:30 p.m. Phillip Mentor, baritone sings gospel and Negro spirituals and classical music, presented by Ogunquit Performing Arts in celebration of Black History Month, $12, Great Hall at Dunaway Center, 23 School Street, Ogunquit.
FMI: 207.646.6170, www.seacoastonline.com.
January 31, 6:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. First Annual York County Lakes Region Ice Fishing Tournament, Springvale Fish and Game Club charity event to benefit spina bifida research, pre-register at Acton area bait shops, $15/adults, $5/kids, visit Web site for information and rules, lots of prizes, weigh-in at Acton Fairgrounds, Route 109, Acton.
FMI: 207.651.2754, www.springvalefishandgame.org.
February 2, 7 p.m. Local Author Doug Zechel, who writes under pen name K.D. Mason, will speak about his book, "Harbor Ice," a mystery set on the New Hampshire seacoast, York Public Library, 15 Long Sands Road, York. FMI: 207.363.2818, www.york.lib.me.us.