(Items are published for one week. Willow Pond Farm runs through apple season)
MWS continues to recycle all toner cartridges and cell phones, just bring them to either office. Storage is easier if toner boxes are recycled at home. Thank you!
Willow Pond Farm Apples: Apples delivered to Merriconeag Early Childhood Center on Fridays before 11:30am. Orders must be placed with Willow Pond Farm firstname.lastname@example.org by Thursday noon. Please leave payment in envelope in Early Childhood Office PRIOR to delivery.
McIntosh and Cortland fancy: peck $9, half bushel $17; McIntosh Utility: half bushel $9, bushel $15; Cider- no preservatives, not pasteurized - Gallon $5.25, half gallon $3.50
Willow Pond Farm, 395 Middle Road, Sabattus, Maine 04280, 207-375-6662
Searching for used Waldorf furniture/items appropriate for early childhood: I am a parent of high school students and I teach at Head Start in Bath. I would love to add "a little Waldorf" to my classroom without breaking the bank. If you have anything you think I might be interested in, I'd love to hear from you. Thanks! ~Jessica McCurdy, 865-4695.
For Sale: Wooden Doll House by Melissa & Doug: Comes with four rooms of furniture and four dolls, $30. Melissa Hoy, 504-4155.
Camera and Darkroom Equipment Needed: I am looking to buy a used 35 mm camera in good working condition for my 8th grade project. I am also looking for an enlarger and other darkroom equipment including reels, film developing canister, red lights, trays, mixing bottles and thermometer. I would be happy to buy any of these items but if possible would prefer to borrow or lease them. And if you have a darkroom set up in your home, I would be very interested in taking a look at it. Please call me about any of these items at 688-4191 and leave a message. Thank you, Jesse Saffeir
Babysitter Looking for Jobs: Hi, my name is Jesse Saffeir. I am in the 8th grade and have taken the Red Cross Babysitting Course. I have plenty of babysitting experience and would do a lot of fun outdoor games and creative projects with your children. I live in Pownal and could work in any surrounding towns on weekends and some school nights. If you are interested, please call me at 688-4191. Thanks!
Former Waldorf Early Childhood teacher and current Merriconeag parent seeking children to care for in her home: Hello All! My name is Jes Anthonis and I have a daughter in parent child, I am a stay at home mom looking for a few children to care forthis year and beyond. My hours are flexible and I can do pickups at school in the afternoons as well as early mornings and days. We have a magical rural setting and can offer the children healthful snacks and lots of outdoor time. Email or call email@example.com, (207) 322- 9928. To see a link to some photos of our playspace here :http://bitsandbobbin.blogspot.com/2010/10/our-space.html
G 12 to Hermit Island for Marine Biology:
Sun, Sept 14 - Fri, Sept 15. Merriconeag seniors join seniors from other eastern seaboard Waldorf schools for a week of Marine Biology at beautiful Hermit Island.
Tues, Sept 16, 6:15 pm
G 2, 5, & 6 Parent Evenings:
Wed, Sept 17, 7:00 pm.
MS XC Race :
Thurs, Sept 18, MS XC race at Gull Crest Field in Cape Elizabeth. Cape hosts Merriconeag, Greely, Jordan Small (Raymond), and Waynflete. Boys run at 4 pm, girls at 4:30. Come on out and cheer for our middle school teams!
HS XC Race :
Fri, Sept 19. HS XC race at Freeport. Freeport hosts Merriconeag, Poland and York. Boys race at 4:30, girls at 5. We hope to see you there!
Class Photo Day:
Tues, Sept 23. (Rain date: Wed, Sept 24)
G 7 Parent Evening:
Tues, Sept 23, 7:00 pm - Grade 7 Parent Evening.
The Gift of a Commercial-Free Childhood:
Wed, Oct 8, 7 pm.
Community Hall, 57 Desert Rd, Freeport.
Donation at the door.
Dr. Susan Linn, Director of The Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood & Instructor in Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School will discuss the commercialization of childhood and ways to protect our children.