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WMAG HOLDS ANNUAL MEETING

WMAG HOLDS ANNUAL MEETING

NORWAY- Western Maine Art Group holds Annual  Meeting   with breakfast included January 29, 2011 in Harper Room 193 Main Street and presents awards.
Awards of achievement and appreciation were  presented  to Sue West for her many years of contribution as Secretary of the group, Tally Decato for the successful revival  of Western Maine Art Group and   her role as President, and  to Aranka Matolcsy for all the hard work and dedication to the group as President and Executive Director.
Key note speakers Terry Stevens And Craig  Whitaker  spoke about the renovation process for the Lajos Matolscy Art Center  detailing the necessary steps for achieving results in  preparing to restore the historic Primary School to its safe and effective use as a cultural center, gallery and meeting place.
Ron Hamilton’s giclee of the Lajos Matolcsy art Center was unveiled as the gift for Capital Fund donations, The 8”x10” copy matte

Norway doctor joins medical group

Norway doctor joins medical group

Jett Family Practice, a primary care practice that has served Oxford Hills residents for nearly 10 years, has joined the Central Maine Medical Group regional healthcare provider network. 
The practice will relocate to 39 Main Street in Norway on February 1 and will reopen there as Norway Family Practice.
“The new location is just down the road from my current location. The name change results from a new relationship with the large regional network of doctors, nurse practitioners and physician assistants associated with Central Maine Medical Group and Central Maine,” said Laura Jett, M.D.
Office hours for the practice will continue to be Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Agren Appliance, TV & Furniture - Norway Grand Opening

Saturday, January 22, 2011
Agren Appliance & Television celebrates the official opening of its new store on Main Street in Norway with up to 40% savings on selected appliances, TVs, and home furnishings -- major appliance door prizes.

Agren Appliance & Television's Official Norway Grand Opening
313 Main Street
Norway, Maine

Tuesday, January 18, 2011
10:00 to 10:30 a.m.
Public Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony with remarks by Norway town officials, donations to local organizations, and refreshments.

Saturday, January 22, 2011
Official Grand Opening of new Norway store with major appliance door prizes and refreshments, up to 40% off selected appliances, HDTVs, furniture, and mattress sets. Three complete floors of inventory: Second Floor - sofas, recliners, coffee and end tables, lamps, dining room tables and chairs. Main Floor - appliances and HDTVs from all major brands.

Ski 2 for the price of 1 at Mt. Abram!

Ski 2 for the price of 1 at Mt. Abram!

2 for 1 Thursdays
Thursday, December 30, 2010 to Thursday, March 31, 2011
Ski 2 for the price of 1 at Mt. Abram!

Mt. Abram Resort
phone: 207-875-5000 | email: info@skimtabram.com
www.mtabram.com
Maine's #1 Family-Friendly Winter Resort

SKI & RIDE! A full service ski area offering 1150 vertical feet with 44 expertly groomed trails, ski school, cafeteria, and lounge / restaurant. Daycare center is open 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.; full day, half day, and hourly rates available.

http://www.bethelmaine.com/index.php?page=calendar-of-events

Agren Appliance Ribbon Cutting at New Norway Store

WHAT: A ribbon cutting and grand opening celebration with remarks by Norway Town Officials, a community donation, and tours of the new location.

WHEN: Tues., Jan.18, 2011

TIME:  10:00 AM

WHERE: Agren Appliance
  313 Main Street, Norway, Maine

WHO:  Jason Agren, President, Agren Appliance
Andrea Burns, Board President, Norway Downtown
  David Holt, Town Manager, Town of Norway
  John Williams, Executive Director, Oxford Hills Chamber of Commerce
  Reverend Richard Beal, Community Lunch Program, Universalist Church

About Agren Appliance & Television
Agren Appliance recently relocated its South Paris store to 313 Main Street in Norway.
The new Norway location has 25,000 square feet of showroom space on three levels and is more than three times larger than the former South Paris store.

Librarian named to commission

Librarian named to commission

Katherine J. Brunjes of Bethel, director of library services at Central Maine Medical Center, has been appointed to the Maine State Library Commission.
The commission is a 17-member board appointed by the governor to represent the state's library community.  The commission oversees the Maine State Library’s policies, procedures and operations, advises the state librarian, makes recommendations regarding the use of state and federal to support library services, and establishes guidelines and policies for statewide library programs.
Outgoing Gov. John Baldacci named Brunjes to the commission in December. Her appointment filled an open at-large seat representing institutional libraries and collections, including hospital/medical libraries.
Brunjes was named medical library manager at CMMC in 1999 and was appointed director of library services in 2009.

GRANTS AVAILABLE TO SUPPORT HOSPICE SERVICES IN SOUTHERN MAINE

GRANTS AVAILABLE TO SUPPORT HOSPICE SERVICES IN SOUTHERN MAINE

PORTLAND - The Hospice Fund of the Maine Community Foundation seeks applications for grants to support hospice programs in southern Maine, particularly those that provide volunteer and bereavement services in Cumberland and York counties.
Preference will be given to collaborative efforts among hospice programs and other community groups that enhance training, recognition, and/or recruitment of diverse volunteers; and innovative projects that raise awareness of hospice programs and other end-of-life services. 
Applications must be postmarked by February 15, 2011. Organizations will be notified in May. For complete guidelines and a list of last year’s grants, visit http://www.mainecf.org/ or call (877) 700-6800.