Library plans First Friday art reception


NORWAY – Norway Memorial Library will host a First Friday art opening reception of “Maine Scenes” from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 2. Works displayed will be by current and former members of the Western Maine Art Group. The public is invited to meet some of the artists, view recent works by local artists and collected works by artists who worked locally in the past, and enjoy refreshments.

Some of the artists whose work will be shown are Marjorie di Pretoro, Lajos Matolcsy, Ellen O’Neill, Judy Schneider, Barbara Traficonte, and Ellie Viles.

This event is free and open to the public. The exhibit will continue through February and March and may be viewed any time the library is open. For more information, call 743-5309.

Other locations hosting concurrent First Friday openings are the Painted Mermaid Gallery in South Paris and the Fare Share Commons in Norway. Hours may vary between locations.