Fast Flies, 6:30 p.m. in Yarmouth

Craig Uecker is the guest fly tier at the Gray Ghosts’ fly tying class. His two flies (Hollow Fleye and Reverse Marabou) are tied with a minimal amount of material but create large profiles on the water. An instructor at the L.L. Bean Outdoor Discovery Schools for 19 years, Uecker is a certified fly-casting instructor and a Registered Maine Guide. Meet at the First Parish Congregational Church. To learn more, call 615-4804.


Fireside Chat, 7 p.m. Feb. 3 in Freeport

Join ski historian Scott Andrews at L.L. Bean for a “fireside chat” about the history of Nordic skiing in Maine. Andrews has given talks about the rich history of Maine skiing since 2008. To learn more, go to bit.ly/1TzPGcF.

Moosehead Togue Derby, all day Jan. 27-29 in Greenville

The Moosehead Lake region will again host the togue derby that annually draws 1,000 to 3,000 fishermen. There will be cash prizes for the three biggest togue. Those who aren’t fishing can enter drawings for door prizes, including trips to Las Vegas and Orlando, Florida. Derby tickets are on sale at NRECmoosehead.org.

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