Saturday, November 13, 2010

Get and Give: Help 217 Records help the St. Lawrence Arts Center

GET: Purchase a ticket for Michael Maglaras's December 12th performance of Snow-Bound, sponsored by 217 Records. FMI at this link.

GIVE: 100% of your ticket purchase benefits the St. Lawrence Arts Center.

WHY? Check out today's article in the Portland Press Herald to learn more about the $17 million dollars the Friends of the St. Lawrence are working to raise.



Rebuilding the Sanctuary on Munjoy Hill


November 13, 2010

By Tom Bell tbell@mainetoday.com
Staff Writer

PORTLAND - Razed two years ago after a partial roof collapse exposed a fatal structural flaw, the stone sanctuary of the St. Lawrence Church may rise again at the top of Munjoy Hill.

The Friends of St. Lawrence Church have quietly begun to raise money to rebuild the sanctuary.

The campaign began last week, after the City Council approved a contract zone that essentially allows the group to build a replica of the iconic building on the site where the old building stood -- now an empty lot at the corner of Congress and Munjoy streets. CONTINUE READING