February 26, 9:30, 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. "Strings at Sea," Kinderkonzert for ages 3 to 7, Portland Symphony Orchestra, $4/person, C.K. Burns Elementary School, 135 Middle Street, Saco. FMI: 207.773.6128 x 308, www.portlandsymphony.com.
February 26, 6:30 p.m. "Ferris Bueller's Day Off," teen movie night, seating limited, free, Libby Memorial Library, 27 Staples Street, Old Orchard Beach. FMI: 207.934.4351, www.ooblibrary.org.
February 27, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Winter Family Fun Day, spend a winter's day at the park, snowshoeing, equipment and expert instruction provided, maple-syrup sugaring, nature walks, special visit by Smokey the Bear, bonfire, lunch provided at no extra charge, $1/ages 12-64, free/everyone else, State Conservation Office, Route 111, Lyman. FMI: www.parksandlands.com.
February 27, 11 a.m. "The Ever-Blooming Flower Garden" author and Master Gardner Lee Schneller Sligh, slide presentation, discussion and signing, seating limited so RSVP, Kennebooks, 149 Port Road, Lower Village Kennebunk. FMI: 207.967.6136, www.kennebooks.com.
February 27, 6:30-9 p.m. Contradance with Ti'Acadie and Calling by Bill Olsen, all dances taught, all ages and abilities welcome, $7/adults, $2/kids, $16/family max, snacks and drinks on sale, Community House, Temple Street, Kennebunkport. FMI: 207.967.9916, www.deffa.org.
February 27, 7 p.m. Salon Night Series with music by Sam Goodall and Chris Volpe, plus poetry by Tammie Truax and Anna Birch, coffee and dessert, The Red Door Pottery Studio, 44 Government Street, Kittery. FMI: 207.439.5671, www.reddoorpottery.com.
February 28, 6 a.m. - 3 p.m. Square Pond Ice Fishing Derby, sponsored by the Sanford Elks MCCP Committee, all fish must be caught on Square Pond, prizes awarded at 3 p.m. for the largest trout or bass by length, Weigh-in at West Shore Drive Boat Launch, Shapleigh. FMI: 207.662.6274, www.state.me.us/ifw.
March 2, 6-7:15 p.m. Dr. Seuss's Birthday! Read Across America Celebration, put on your pajamas, bring pillows, stuffies and other bedtime favorites for a special evening reading party, Dyer Library, 371 Main Street, Saco. FMI: 207.283.3861, www.sacomuseum.org.