The fourth annual Wine & Whiskers benefit and auction for the SPCA of Hancock County’s animal shelter is scheduled for Tuesday, July 25 at 6 pm at the Asticou Inn in Northeast Harbor. The cost is $125 per person ($62.50 of which is tax-deductible). The event will be held under a tent overlooking the ocean and includes hors d’oeuvres, an open bar, dessert and live music by the popular local band The Crown Vics. The festive evening also includes silent and live auctions. To make a reservation, to pre-bid on auction items or to find out how to become an event sponsor, contact Cheryl Cumming at 667-8088. Reservations also can be made online at www.spcahancockcounty.org.