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Windows 10 Tech Meetup – Friday, September 9, 12 PM

Posted by Michael Gorzka on September 3rd, 2016

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Day & Time: Friday, September 9, 12 PM – 1 PM

Location: Second Floor Seminar Room (near the Reference Desk)

Contact: Marian Dalton mdalton@curtislibrary.com 207-725-5242 ext. 232

Curtis Library Love Paint-a-Thon! – Friday, September 9

Posted by Michael Gorzka on September 2nd, 2016

mariaOn Friday, September 9, Maria Castellano-Usery will be setting up her easel in the front lobby of Curtis and painting from roughly 9:30am – 5pm, followed by an opening reception of her September show in the Morrell Meeting Room from 5pm-8pm.

At the end of the day, the completed painting will be raffled off, and 50% of the proceeds from ticket sales will be donated to Curtis.

Raffle tickets can be purchased in person or online for $5 each or 3 for $10.

Additionally, 10% of all Maria’s art sales (excluding magnets) from Maria’s September show in the Morrell Meeting Room will be donated to Curtis.

Read Maria’s art blog on Curtis Creative Spaces.

Date: Friday, September 9th

Location: Curtis Library Lobby

Contact: Maria Castellano-Usery maria@brushstrokesbymaria.com

“Playing With Paint” Classes – Tuesdays, This Fall, 6:30 – 7:30 PM

Posted by Michael Gorzka on August 30th, 2016

Join us for FREE painting classes.

All materials provided but please call 725-5242, ext. 204 to register.

Local artist Maria Castellano-Usery will start each class by introducing the work of a famous artist.

Then you will paint your version of the artist’s famous masterpieces — with help from Maria!

This is a great opportunity to learn to paint, learn about a famous artist, and have fun in the process.

Bring a friend with you and enjoy the fun together.

painting class

We will meet on four Tuesday Evenings this fall.

Each class will focus on a different artist.

Dates

Tuesday, September 27, 6:30 – 7:30 PM — Vincent Van Gogh

Tuesday, October 4, 6:30 – 7:30 PM — Jackson Pollock

Tuesday, October 11, 6:30 – 7:30 PM — Georgia O’Keeffe

Tuesday, October 18, 6:30 – 7:30 PM — Marc Chagall

Please Register

Call 725-5242, ext. 204 with questions or to register.

The classes are free, open to anyone 14+ but you must register.

Class sizes are limited to 10 participants.