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Red Cross Blood Drive

posted by Tammy Tarling

Red Cross Cumberland/North Yarmouth Community Blood Drive

Monday, February 13th from 1-6 PM

LDS Church on Rte. 115, North Yarmouth

Skyline Farm's Sleigh Day, Feb. 4

posted Jan 20, 2017, 12:52 PM by Tammy Tarling

Skyline Farm95 The Lane, North Yarmouth, will hold its 18th annual Sleigh Day from 12 to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 4, in conjunction with Skyline Farm Carriage Museum’s new exhibit, ‘Recollections: Horse & Sleigh Days’. Free admission. Please dress warmly.

 

Starting at noon, Ben Lapointe and his pair of miniature horses will give mini sleigh rides for children up to age 12; $5 donation per child. Also John Sczymecki of Hideaway Farm, Topsham, and his team of draft horses will provide sleigh rides around the field for an $8 donation per person or $25 per family.

 

Hot refreshments will be sold in the heated Visitor Center.

 

At 12:30 p.m. there will be a narrated demonstration of horses and drivers using 19th century skills and vintage sleighs in the outdoor arena.

 

Bring your snowshoes for a 2 p.m. guided tour of Skyline’s trails through the woods.

 

The museum exhibit, featuring a variety of rare sleighs and wheeled vehicles to go along with real quotes from real people who recall living the wintry horse-drawn life in New England, is also open Sundays, Feb. 5 through Mar. 26, from 1-4 p.m. or by appointment.

 

No storm date.

 

For more information, contact Pam at 829-5708 or info@skylinefarm.orgSkyline Farm is a nonprofit, all-volunteer organization.

Studio for the Living Arts - "Pulse Performs Dance Show"

posted Jan 13, 2017, 5:26 AM by Tammy Tarling

Studio for the Living Arts Dance Complex to Host “Pulse Performs” Dance Showcase

On February 11, 2017, the Studio for the Living Arts Dance Complex located in Gray, Maine will present “Pulse Performs”. The event will be held in two shows at Windham Performing Arts Center at Windham High School at 11:00 AM and 3:00 PM. General Admission Tickets are $12.00 per person in advance or $15.00 at the door. One ticket covers admission for either show or both. Doors open 30 minutes prior to show time.

Each season the Company presents their new season's Repertoire in its entirety. The performance is sponsored by the Pulse Dance Company parents and all proceeds from the performance benefit the dancers Educational Fund Account which is designated for bringing master classes or other supplemental training classes to studio for the dance company members. Additionally, Alumni of the Pulse and F-X Dance teams are invited as special guests of the event.

This year, the 11:00 AM show will feature solos, duos, trios and specialty group numbers and productions. The 3:00 PM show will include all 2016 primary group numbers from the six levels of dancers- Mini-Level 5. Dances from a variety of genres will be performed including: Ballet, Pointe, Tap, Lyrical, Contemporary, Jazz, Musical Theater, Modern, Hip-Hop, Acro and Song & Dance.

Pulse Dance Company’s guided curriculum incorporates supplemental study through in-house master classes, numerous performance opportunities, dance competitions, and dance conventions, to create a unique, rewarding, and enriching learning experience. Admission to the Company is by audition only each June.

Studio for the Living Arts Dance Complex “Pulse Dance Company” is one of Southern Maine’s largest youth performing and competition ensembles consisting of 90+ dancers from over 20 different towns and cities.

The Pulse Training Program for ages 6-18 consists of core classes in ballet, contemporary, jazz, tap, hip-hop, musical theater, lyrical, and acro as well as weekly choreography sessions. Pulse Dance Company is open to serious and experienced Studio for the Living Arts dancers who have a desire to broaden their dance training and grow in performance skills.  The Pulse Dance Company makes it a priority to give back to the community and does so in a variety of ways, including hosting benefits for Autism Awareness & Research. In addition, the group has participated in “Perform for a Cure” over the last several year raising funds for Cancer Research, dances at the Old Port Festival, half-time at the Red Claws, has performed several times at “Best of Broadway” Benefit Show for the Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital, amongst many other community performances and as invited performers to other benefit performances.  Studio for the Living Arts was also honored with the 2012 Perform for a Cure Inspiration Award recognizing children who inspire other people with their artistic abilities and amazing community service work.

For more information about the show, Pulse Dance Company or Studio for the Living Arts Dance Center, please contact Susan Cloutier at 207.657.3006.  www.studioforthelivingarts.com.


Join our Greely Girls Basketball on January 14th

posted Jan 12, 2017, 8:23 AM by Tammy Tarling


Children's Book Sale

posted Jan 12, 2017, 6:02 AM by Tammy Tarling


Parent University: Preventing Teenage Substance Abuse

posted Jan 12, 2017, 5:51 AM by Tammy Tarling


Preventing Teenage Substance Abuse

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Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Cumberland Town Hall

6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.


REGISTER FOR THIS FREE EVENT

Please help us plan for the event by filling out the pre-event form at: RSVP or visit https://sites.google.com/site/greelypto/WhatWeDo/parent-university


FOR MORE INFORMATION about this or other Parent University events, go to www.greelypto.org or email Laura Singer at greelypto51@gmail.com.



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Sounds of Silence: American Sign Language Class

posted Jan 11, 2017, 10:43 AM by Tammy Tarling

Registration is accepted in many convenient ways: in person, by mail, or NOW ONLINE. Priority will be given on a first-come, first served basis. We encourage residents to take advantage of our new online registration capabilities. For our online registration system, log ontowww.cumberlandmaine.com scroll down the main page and click on the “Online Registration” icon. This is a great way to register for programs at work or in the comfort of your home. The Recreation Department is no longer accepting phone registrations. FMI, call Cumberland/North Yarmouth Community Recreation at 829-2208.

6-8 Girls on the Run Heart & Sole Team needs coaches

posted Jan 10, 2017, 1:25 PM by Tammy Tarling


Girls on the Run: Volunteer Coaches Needed

posted Jan 10, 2017, 1:08 PM by Tammy Tarling


North Yarmouth Cribbage Tournament 2/11/16

posted Jan 10, 2017, 12:36 PM by Tammy Tarling

Cribbage Anyone?

The second annual winter cribbage tournament is scheduled for February 11. The event will run from 9AM-12PM and be held at the North Yarmouth Memorial School site, as it was last year. The proceeds for this year’s tournament will go to the Living Well in North Yarmouth, An Age-Friendly Community fund. The event is sponsored by the Events Committee.

There will be two divisions of play: tournament and novice.  Prize money will be awarded to the top four tournament division scores: $80, $60, $40, $20. A trophy will be awarded the winner of the novice division. The novice division will run from 9-11AM and their games will be shortened to 61 points.

People wishing to participate can preregister on-line at https://goo.gl/yxgtUf, complete a registration form at the Town Office or email shpalmer@maine.rr.com. The deadline for pre-registration is February 6th. Registration is $10 for the tournament division and $5 for the novice division. People may register at the door or on-line after February 6th for $15. We were at capacity last year so we do recommend pre-registration.

Cribbage Tournament

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