February 4, 4-6 p.m. "The Class," Tournees French Film Festival, free, Jewett Hall, 46 University Drive, University of Maine, Augusta. FMI: 207.621.3487, www.uma.edu.
February 4, 7:30 p.m. Language Arts Live, reading and performance by Brian Kim Stefans, poet, professor of English and creator of acclaimed Web-based work that influenced new-media poetics, free, Chase Hall, Bates College, 56 Campus Avenue, Lewiston. FMI: 207.786.6326, www.bates.edu.
February 5, 7-9 p.m. Folk/Blues Concert with Phil Poirier, benefit for barn raising efforts at Washburn-Norlands Living History Center, $5/donation, Treat Memorial Library, 56 Main Street, Livermore Falls. FMI: 207.897.3631, www.treat.lib.me.us or www.norlands.org.
February 6, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Advanced Fly-Tying Class with Edward "Muzzy" Muzzerol, easier-to-tie flies and advanced techniques, materials supplied, bring vise and tools, $25/person, call to register, Sportsman's BARR, 39 Maine Avenue, Gardiner. FMI: 207.588.0888, www.sportsmansbarr.com.
February 6, 10 a.m.-noon, Auditions for "A Hairy Tale," contact for a list of roles and decide which ones you want to audition for, The Waldo Theatre, Route 202, Waldoboro. FMI: 207.832.6060, www.thewaldo.org.
February 6, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Grand Opening Celebration and "Fun"raiser, new recreation area, ski, snowshoe and walking tours of new trails, lessons, demos, trailside food and hot beverages, bonfire, free but donations in support of trails welcome, Quarry Road Ski Trails, Quarry Road off North Street, Waterville. FMI: 207.680.4744, www.centralmaineskiclub.org.
February 7, 12:30-2:30 p.m. Skowhegan Parks and Rec Winter Carnival, fun and games for the whole family, games, vendors and activities inside with snowshoeing, wagon rides and more outside, free, minimal fee for some activities, Skowhegan Community Center, 39 Poulin Drive, Skowhegan. FMI: 207.474.6901, www.skowhegan.org.
February 8, 8:15 p.m. Adam and The Waxmen, soul, funk, blues and rock band, $15/person, Slates Restaurant, 167 Water Street, Hallowell. FMI: 207.622.9575, www.slatesrestaurant.com.