Midcoast drummers are invited to join those around the world in observing the arrival of the winter solstice. Jody King will lead those who gather in drumming for peace Sunday, Dec. 19 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Gibbs Library, 40 Old Union Road in the village.

No experience is necessary to take part and there is no fee. A few extra drums will be available. For more information, call 845-2663.

VillageSoup Art/Entertainment Editor Dagney Ernest can be reached at 207-594-4401 or by e-mail to dernest@villagesoup.com.