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Poet’s Corner: Night(Comments Off on Poet’s Corner: Night)

January 12, 2021

A shawl of night wraps around me in which I sleep until the day star nudges darkness away. First comes pink, gold, then the sudden brilliant thrust of greens and blues over the morning landscape Of our planet, Earth. Forests, meadows and lakes sing one to the other ‘til shadow quiets their song. The shawl […]

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ArtsFarmington presents online series ‘3 Gems from the Silent Movie Era’

FARMINGTON – ArtsFarmington is presenting an online series titled, “3 Gems from the Silent Movie Era” which will be accompanied by Doug Protsik on “old-time piano.”  The first one will be Charlie Chaplin’s “The Kid” available for viewing starting on Jan. 22 for one week. Access to the movies is through ArtsFarmington website, The other […]

The Show Has Gone On: Franklin County’s performing arts in a pandemic

FARMINGTON — Worldwide, the performing arts industry has been hit hard during the covid pandemic. Empty stages and actors and orchestral members in Zoom squares have become more common sites than a standing ovation or red curtains. In Franklin County, performing arts centers have persisted despite obstacles preventing them from bringing the arts to the […]

Carrabassett Valley Library hosts virtual author talk

CARRABASSETT VALLEY — On Thursday Jan. 14 at 4:30 p.m., the Carrabassett Valley Public Library will be hosting a virtual author talk with Maine Author Tim Caverly, author of Allagash Tales: So You Think You Know Maine! The book discusses the birthplace of Bambi, ice caves, ghost railroads, pictographs, oceanic whirlpools and tales which can only […]

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