Articles by Sharon Nichols

 
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Palermo Library lists summer programs

By Sharon Nichols on June 26, 2016, at 7:20 p.m.
Wednesday, July 6, 2016 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Location: Palermo Community Library, 2789 Route 3, Palermo, maine For more information: 207-993-6088; palermo.lib.me.us PALERMO — READY, SET, READ! is the theme for the nationwide 2016 Collaborative Summer Reading Program. The first of the eight bi-weekly sessions begins 10-11 a.m. Wednesday, …
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Books, pies and vintage record sale in Palermo

By Sharon Nichols on June 19, 2016, at 12:11 p.m.
Saturday, June 25, 2016 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Location: Palermo Community Library, 2789 Route 3, Palermo, ME For more information: 207-993-6088; palermo.lib.me.us PALERMO — A book, pie and vintage record sale will be held 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, June 25, at Palermo Community Library, 2789 Route 3. CDs and …
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Tai Chi Quan Workshop

By Sharon Nichols on March 30, 2016, at 7:54 a.m.
Thursday, April 7, 2016 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.Thursday, April 14, 2016 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.Thursday, April 21, 2016 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Location: Palermo Community Library, 2789 Route 3, Palermo, Maine For more information: 207-993-6088; palermo.lib.me.us The Palermo Community Library hosts its first Tai Chi Workshop on …
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Local Author Afternoon

By Sharon Nichols on March 30, 2016, at 7:49 a.m.
Sunday, April 10, 2016 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Palermo Community Library, 2789 Route 3, Palermo, Maine For more information: 207-993-6088; palermo.lib.me.us The Palermo Community Library hosts local authors, Pam Swift and Kelly Payson-Roopchand on Sunday, April 10, at 1:30 p.m. Pam Swift, MD, author of Doctor’s Orders delivers …
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Palermo library to host soup and pie social fundraiser

By Sharon Nichols on March 08, 2016, at 9:06 p.m.
Saturday, March 26, 2016 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Location: Palermo Community Library, 2789 Route 3, Palermo, Maine For more information: 207-993-6088; palermo.lib.me.us PALERMO — The Palermo Community Library will sponsors its semi-annual soup and pie social fundraiser 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, March 26, at the library, 2789 Route 3. …
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Beat Your Addiction

By Sharon Nichols on Dec. 30, 2015, at 2:14 p.m.
Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Palermo Community Library, 2789 Route 3, Palermo, Maine For more information: 207-993=6088; palermo.lib.me.us SMART Recovery, (Self Management And Recovery Training) helps individuals gain independence from addiction (substances or activities), and begins Thursday, January 7, 2016 at 7 p.m. at the …
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Book and Vintage Vinyl Record Sale

By Sharon Nichols on Nov. 24, 2015, at 4:54 p.m.
Sunday, Dec. 6, 2015 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Palermo Community Library, 2789 Route 3, Palermo, Maine For more information: 207-993-6088; palermo.lib.me.us A Book and Vintage Record Sale will be held at the Palermo Community Library on Sunday, December 6 from noon until 3 p.m. Many of the books …
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Soup and Pie Social Fundraiser

By Sharon Nichols on Sept. 10, 2015, at 4:36 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Location: Palermo Community Library , 2789 Route 3 , Palermo, Maine For more information: 207-993-6088; palermo.lib.me.us The Palermo Community Library sponsors its very popular semi-annual Soup and Pie Social fundraiser on Saturday, September 19 from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. The …
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ARE YOU PREPARED PALERMO?

By Sharon Nichols on Aug. 24, 2015, at 11:01 a.m.
Monday, Aug. 31, 2015 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Location: Palermo Community Library , 2789 Route 3 , Palermo, Maine For more information: 207-993-6088; palermo.lib.me.us Michael Coulombe, a member of the Waldo County EMA (Emergency Management Agency), and IMAT (Incident Management Assistance Team), will present an Emergency Preparedness session at …
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Wayne DeLano

Free Summer Jazz Concert

By Sharon Nichols on Aug. 16, 2015, at 2:36 p.m.
Monday, Aug. 24, 2015 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Palermo Community Library, 2789 Route 3, Palermo, Maine For more information: 207-993-6088; palermo.lib.me.us The Summer Jazz Concert Series concludes with Oirteht on Monday, August 24, at 6:30 p.m. at the Palermo Community Library. Oirteht will feature Wayne DeLano. saxophonist, pianist, arranger, composer and winner of …
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John Ford and Mark Nickerson

Two Old Cops Telling Tales

By Sharon Nichols on Aug. 07, 2015, at 11:41 a.m.
Friday, Aug. 21, 2015 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Palermo Community Library, 2789 Route 3, Palermo, Maine For more information: 207-993-6088; palermo.lib.me.us Join John Ford, Sr., retired Maine Game Warden, and Mark Nickerson, retired Maine State Trooper at the Palermo Community Library on Friday, August 21, at 6:30 p.m., …
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Jesse Feinberg will perform at 5:30-8 p.m. June 29, at Palermo Community Library.

Summer Jazz at the Library

By Sharon Nichols on June 17, 2015, at 11:43 a.m.
Monday, June 29, 2015 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Palermo Community Library , 2789 Route 3 , palermo, maine For more information: 207-993-6088; palermo.lib.me.us PALERMO | The Palermo Community Library will present The Summer Jazz Concert Series with The Jesse Feinberg Project at 6:30 p.m. Monday, June 29, …

Palermo Library Receives Grant for Kindles

By Sharon Nichols on April 20, 2015, at 12:57 p.m.
The Maine Charity Foundation Fund of the Maine Community Foundation approved the Palermo Community Library’s grant request in the amount of $1,164 to purchase Kindles and ebooks. Six Paperwhite Kindles were purchased and preloaded with 20 New York Times Best E-book Sellers (10 Fiction and 10 Non-fiction) for the purpose …
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Soup and Pie Social Fundraiser

By Sharon Nichols on Oct. 07, 2014, at 3:19 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Location: Palermo Community Library , 2789 Route 3 , Palermo, Maine For more information: 207-993-6088; palermo.lib.me.us The Palermo Community Library sponsors its very popular semi-annual Soup and Pie Social fundraiser on Saturday, October 18 from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. The …

Palermo Starts Seed Lending Library

By Sharon Nichols on Sept. 22, 2014, at 2:06 p.m.
The new Seed Lending Library at the Palermo Community Library offers area residents a simple means of preserving and sharing seeds at no cost to participants. To kick start the program, the Palermo Library is holding a “How to Start Saving Seeds” workshop on Tuesday, September 30, at 7:00 pm …
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Palermo Community Library

By Sharon Nichols on Sept. 15, 2014, at 4:35 p.m.
Join Irene Mortko, a DecoArt Helping Artist for many years, as she presents a hands-on demonstration of painting techniques using “Chalky Finish” paint, a new product, at the Palermo Community Library on Thursday, September 25, at 7:00 p.m. Participation is limited to ten and preregistration is required by calling 993-6088 …

Tea and Scones Social to Thank Volunteers

By Sharon Nichols on Sept. 08, 2014, at 11:39 a.m.
The Palermo Community Library sponsored a Tea and Scones Social recently to thank the many volunteers who worked tirelessly staffing and managing the library during the past year. Three new board members were introduced during the social: Holly Flowers, President, Sandi Devaney, Secretary, and Pam Page. Other board members present …
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Buster B to Sing at Palermo Community Library

By Sharon Nichols on Aug. 11, 2014, at 4:01 p.m.
Join Buster B, a Maine singer and guitar player, to celebrate the closing day of Fizz, Boom, Read! on Wednesday, August 20 at 11:00 a.m. at the Palermo Community Library. Get ready to sing and dance as he performs a free concert for kids of all ages. Buster B really …
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Palermo Community Library has new board member

By Sharon Nichols on July 18, 2014, at 11:34 a.m.
PALERMO, Maine — At a recent Board of Directors meeting, Holly Flowers was elected to join the Board of Directors of the Palermo Community Library. Flowers and her family moved to Palermo in June 2012, from the Big Island of Hawaii. Prior to this move, she has the distinction of …

Oak Grove School Foundation Grant Funds Palermo Library Summer Programs

By Sharon Nichols on June 16, 2014, at 5:32 p.m.
The Oak Grove School Foundation presented the Palermo Community Library with a generous grant to fund its summer programming. The Grant covers every thing from water, snacks, copying, to purchasing specific items for the programs. There is no charge to attend the summer programs. Fairymainia Part Two, on Saturday, June …