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COVID-19 and Special Olympics Maine

TO: The Special Olympics Maine Community FROM: Philip Geelhoed, Pres & CEO, SOME DATE: March 10, 2020 RE: COVID-19 and Special Olympics Maine   The health, wellness and safety of our athletes, and our entire Special Olympic community, is of the utmost importance to all of us. We are facing some very difficult and challenging times with …

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Southern Maine Young Athletes Festival Postponed!

YOUNG ATHLETES FESTIVAL IN YARMOUTH POSTPONED – PLEASE TAKE NOTE: Unfortunately, Fridays weather looks miserable. 100% chance of rain and temps in the 40’s. Not good weather for our little ones. We are postponing this Fridays Young Athlete Festival scheduled in Yarmouth. Fingers crossed for Monday the 13th ,  which is our rain date. If …

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Central & Southern Maine Basketball Tournaments

Please take a moment to read thru the information below for dates, locations and registration material for Special Olympics Maine’s upcoming Regional Basketball Tournaments.   This year’s sites, dates and times are as follows: Central Maine Tourney Wednesday, March 20th Registration 8:30 – 9:15 AM Competition 9:30 AM University of Maine Orono -Field house Southern …

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Ice Out Plunge 2019

Come join the fun and do something “cool” while supporting a great cause! The 6th annual “Ice Out Plunge” to benefit Special Olympics Maine will be held Saturday, March 16th – hosted by the Winthrop American Legion & Auxiliary, the Town of Winthrop and the Maine Law Enforcement Torch Run.   Participants are required to raise a MINIMUM of $100.00 …

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2019 Scarf Project

SCARF/HAT PROJECT 2019 Special Olympics Maine is reaching out to knitters (and to those of you who crochet) everywhere to help with the 2019 Scarf/Hat Project. We are hoping to have 500 scarves/hats donated in time for the 2019 Special Olympics Maine State Winter Games at the end of January …enough so that every athlete …

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Lobster Dip 2019

Lobster Dip 2019 is coming New Year’s Day… and we hope you are coming too! Remember, it’s Maine’s original dip!                And it’s not just a Dip – it’s a day-long event. Post Dip party includes free buffet, live music, cash bar and fun, fun and more fun!  Hundreds of our faithful will be on hand and we …

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