The Amity program adds so much to our school:
Happy New Year to all our wonderful Merriconeag families! I hope you enjoyed these fabulous few days of vacations and that you have started the New Year full of energy and good resolutions. As for me I have been reflecting on my role as a French teacher in the High School, as International exchange coordinator and as mentor to our young Amity Aides who come with such generous hearts to help our in our school. This Amity Aide Program has become an integral part of our High School in particular.
If you can’t host this year but would love to try the experience next year, please let us know also. We can only continue this program if we can be sure to find host families for our assistants. It would be a shame to cancel the Amity Program for pure logistical reasons while it is such a successful program otherwise! I know personally how rich and life transforming this experience can be, as I was… the 1st Amity Aide at Mt Ararat School in 1974!
Grades 1, 2, 3 Lantern Walk:
Wed, Nov 19, 4:45 pm. Lantern Walk for Grades 1, 2, 3. 4:45 arrival to walk to the end of the field by 5 pm.
Thurs, Nov 20, 7 pm, Community Hall, 57 Desert Rd, Freeport. The 7th grade class performs Pinocchio.
Fri, Nov 21, 10:30 am: Performance for the grades.
Designing Women Art & Craft:
Sat, Nov 22, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm.
Merriconeag Waldorf School,
Community Hall, 57 Desert Rd, Freeport.
School is closed for Thanksgiving Break:
Mon, Nov 24 - Fri, Nov 28. School is closed for Thanksgiving break. Enjoy your holiday!
Tea & Play Session:
Tea & Play Sessions for Prospective Parents.
Fri, Dec 12, 9 - 10 am.
Early Childhood Center, 60 Desert Rd, Freeport.
Prospective parents: Bring your child, share
a cup of tea with us and learn more about our
programs for young children. Storytime at 9:30.
For more info & to register: 207.865.3900,
Ext 163 or
Greater Freeport Community Chorus Winter Concert:
Sat, Dec 13, 7:30 pm,
Merriconeag's Community Hall, 57 Desert Rd, Freeport.
The GFCC's "Gloria!" Winter Concert will feature Robert Ray's "Gospel Mass" with soloist Chas Lester and Franz Schubert's "Magnificat." Director Virgil Bozeman leads the 70 member chorus accompanied by pianist Kellie Moody. Tickets may be purchased at the door and are $10 for adults with a per-family maximum of $25.