The public is invited to a special artists reception Saturday, March 23, from 3 to 5 p.m. at Bartlett Woods Retirement Community, located at 20 Bartlett Drive, off upper Talbot Avenue.

Twelve regional painters with varying styles and media have graced the Bartlett Woods lobby, dining room, and game room with their creative works. Participating artists include Sam Cady, Pam Cabanas, Joan Freiman, Jane Herbert, Nat Lewis, Kat Logan, Kathleen Mack, K. Min, Dennis Pinette, Michael Reece, Carol Sloan and David Vickery.

All art enthusiasts are invited to take advantage of this opportunity to meet the artists and join us in celebration. For interested parties, apartment and community tours will be offered. For more information, call Candace Hutchinson at 542-1792.

Courier Publications’ A&E Editor Dagney C. Ernest can be reached at (207) 594-4401, ext. 115 or