Tuesday, January 17

Maine Historical Society’s second monthly Beer in the Garden gathering gives you a chance to sip brews and munch snacks while chilling ’round a fire pit at the Society’s garden (489 Congress St., Portland) and checking out cool old maps of Portland in the Brown Library from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Tix: $5. 774-1822. mainehistory.org.