Lest We Forget Art Show: The Jury Is In
The Annual Lest We Forget Show is right around the corner and the dedicated Citizens of Maine artists have been working non-stop for last month on artwork to submit! Don’t know what the Lest We Forget art show is? The Lest We Forget art show is a wonderful exhibit where artists with developmental differences from […]Read More
Preparing for Central Maine Basketball
The Citizens of Maine athletes are preparing for the upcoming Central Maine Basketball Tournament held at the University of Maine on Wednesday, March 14th. Athletes will be competing in the Individual Skills Competition which includes target pass, speed dribble, and shooting. The Citizens of Maine athletes have been practicing for the Individual Skills Competition since […]Read More
Animal Day with the Artists of COM!
As you all know it was Winter Carnival last week at Citizens of Maine! Everyday was dedicated to a special theme as you probably read about in previous posts on our blog! I wanted to take the time to make a special dedication to the artists who committed their art workshops to creating a special […]Read More
Winter Carnival Dance
Friday was an evening of glamour at the Citizens of Maine Hollywood themed dance! Everyone looked their best in dresses and suits and danced the night away with DJ Jeff Bosse. Thank you to everyone who attended the dance and made the evening a special one to remember. More details to come about our next […]Read More
Disney Day with Olaf!
Disney Day at the Putansu Center was a success! Many members wore Mickey Mouse clothing and a few with extra Disney magic dressed at Elsa and Snow White. An afternoon visit from Olaf, the funny snowman from Frozen, was enjoyed by all!Read More
Animal Day Hike
An ambitious group of hikers were one with nature today while tackling the UMaine walking path. The Animal Day hikers rated this path five stars as it is level and paved with great views of a large field. This is a path that is friendly for all and we look forward to returning in March!Read More
Citizens of Maine Color Day!
The Putansu Center kicked off the start of Winter Carnival today by filling the building with the Citizens of Maine colors. Those who participated enjoyed a Citizens of Maine themed cupcake station with green frosting and COM colored sprinkles to top it all off! Tuesday, February 21st is Animal Day. Don’t forget to dress […]Read More
The Citizens of Maine annual Winter Carnival will be taking place next week beginning on Tuesday, February 20th-Friday, February 23rd. Tuesday- Wear your COM gear or COM colors (green, black, and white) and get the opportunity to decorate a COM themed cupcake! Wednesday- Dress as your favorite animal and get your photo taken in the […]Read More
Regional Winter Games
Citizens of Maine athletes recently competed in the Regional Winter Games on Monday, February 12th and Tuesday, February 13th at Sawyer Arena and Hermon Mountain. Athletes showed off their impressive skills while competing with many athletes receiving 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th place ribbons. A special evening of recognition was had at the Black Bear […]Read More
Magazine Art with Encompass
Encompass artists explored the creation of art with the use of scrap magazines. Beautiful and colorful backgrounds were painted, a design was created, and artists carefully cut and glued pieces of scrap magazine to the design. Artists were encouraged to cut magazine scraps that fit within a specific color to compliment the design.Read More