The Yankee Datebook
1994. Figure skater Nancy Kerrigan of Stoneham, Massachusetts, is attacked by a club-wielding assailant at a practice session for the Olympic trials.
NFL playoffs begin. We trust that the Patriots will be fixing us to our seats all the way to the Super Bowl.
The slopes are free this week for kids 12 and under at Sunday River in Newry, Maine. 207-824-3000; sundayriver.com
“1964″ … The Tribute: Enjoy classic Beatles tunes played live by a renowned Beatles tribute band. Also Jan. 13. Stadium Theatre Performing Arts Centre, Woonsocket,RI. 401-762-4545; stadiumtheatre.com
Sleigh rides and sledding at Billings Farm & Museum in Woodstock, Vermont. Also Jan. 14-15 and Feb. 17-19, 24-25. 802-457-2355; billingsfarm.org
The Historic Inns of Rockland, Maine, honor National Pie Day by opening their doors and serving traditional cherry, apple, and berry pies as well as more unique treats such as kiwi-berry tarts or sun-dried tomato and goat cheese breakfast pie. Also Jan. 21. 877-762-4667; historicinnsofrockland.com