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Alice James Books to receive $35,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts(0)

February 14, 2019

FARMINGTON – National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Mary Anne Carter has approved more than $27 million in grants as part of the NEA’s first major funding announcement for fiscal year 2019. Included in this announcement is an Art Works grant of $35,000 to Alice James Books to support the publication, promotion and distribution of […]

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UMF New Commons events feature keynote by HarperCollins editor

FARMINGTON – “Inside Out and Back Again,” Thanhha Lai’s childhood experience of fleeing Vietnam after the Fall of Saigon and immigrating to Alabama is the next featured work of the University of Maine at Farmington’s New Commons Project. A heartfelt story of family and immigration, Lai’s debut novel is a New York Times Bestseller, Newbery […]

‘Black & White & Read All Over’ at New Portland Library

NEW PORTLAND – The New Portland Community Library is hosting the exhibition “Black & White & Read All Over” now through the month of April. The show consists of pen and ink drawings and black and white (some with a touch of red) prints by Bernie Beckman of Wellington, Doris Greta Robinson of New Portland […]

Word Buzz: Making love letters with local artist Jess Beer

KINGFIELD — Rolling Fatties “Word Buzz” series continues Valentine’s Day, February 14, from 6:00-8:00 with Jess Beer, a young local artist and writer, whose talents combined make her the perfect assistant for crafting love letters. We invite you to join us for this hands-on Word Buzz. All materials needed will be provided, but you are […]


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