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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!
For Sale: White, bottom freezer refrigerator - Model LG 20512 (no automatic ice maker), 4 years old; looks new
and it's clean and nothing wrong with it; 67h x 29.8 w, $350
Clothing Donations for a 7th Grader's Project: Sydney in the 7th grade is doing a project donating children's clothes to the Root Cellar. If anyone can help with donations, please leave them in( or near) the box marked "Root Cellar Donations" in the MWS office. Donations will be gratefully accepted until April Vacation. Clothes should be appropriate for a child under age 14. Hopefully flyers will be handed out to grades 1 - 8. If you have any questions, you can call Sydney @ 207-846-6894. Thanks!Sydney Mogul-Campbell
String Instruments for Sale:
I am looking for a furnished house to rent in the Greater Portland area starting May 1, 2011-2012 (or a little shorter). I am looking for the following features: Furnished house for around $1,300 with a fenced-in backyard, on a quiet street that is clean, in good condition, and will allow a well-behaved dog and cat. I may not need the house for a full year. I will take great care of the house and property.
Plant Doctor Makes House Calls: Do your houseplants need a spring tune-up? As the days get sunnier and longer, our green friends are waking up and starting to put on growth. If yours are looking a little weary, I can come to your home or business and repot, prune, fertilize and spruce up your housebound friends. Then watch them grow!
Offering Garden Design: classic garden design, perennial borders, sacred space, vegetable gardens and master plans by a seasoned Landscape Architect. Please call Lois Beardsley to discuss aspirations for your property.
Wanted: a mentor to work with me on building a windmill. My name is Wyatt McCurdy and I am a junior at the high school. I am interested in building a windmill for my senior project and would like to start the project this summer. What I would need is someone who is knowledgeable about electricity and small motors. I do have a template to work from but would really appreciate the “hands-on” insight of a mentor. If you are interested or know someone who might be interested in helping me out please email me at email@example.com or call me at 865-4695. Thank you, ~Wyatt McCurdy
Cristina Post currently has two afterschool slots open for math support or
enrichment services. If you are interested learning more about how MathAffect
can support your child's learning, please email Cristina at Cristina_Post@mail.harvard.edu or visit MathAffect online at www.mathaffect.com.
Buy a Hand Painted T Shirt and Donate to the Tanzanian Children's Fund:
315 New Gloucester Rd
Shirts come in kids, small, medium, and large sizes. A example of the shirt can be seen inside the community hall. For more information on the fund you can go to their website, www.tanzanianchildrensfund.org.
Now And Then, Old Crow Ranch:
Old Crow Ranch currently has pork and beef items available.
We are also taking deposits on sides of pork and sides or quarters of beef for the 2011 season. We raise all our livestock in a sustainable, grass based, organic style. Our cattle are rotationally pastured for there entire stay at the farm and our pork is fed organic grain as well being able to forage.
Looking for someone to watch your children this summer? I am Keely Anderson; a Merriconeag alumni.
I am fun, enthusiastic and enjoy children. I have had many years of experience working with children in a variety of settings.My CPR and first-aid are up to date.I am responsible and can provide recommendations upon request. I am hoping to work 3-4 days a week but I am flexible. Please call me at 450-4840 or send me an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thanks.
NATURE LOVERS DREAM HOME-Available April 1st, 2011:
Beth Sutherland, LMT is offering a Welcome, Spring! special for the month of March. All House Calls are only $75 for a 60-minute session if you live in Freeport, Portland, or anywhere in between! ($85 outside this area) Hour-long sessions at my Portland office are $65. Please call 871-1087 to make an appointment.
Designing Schools for Nature Connection & Community Involvement:
Tues, July 7, 7:00 - 8:30 pm,
Community Hall, 57 Desert Rd, Freeport.
$10/person suggested donation.
Join us for an evening of exploration with Matt Bibeau, Co-Director of the Institute of Permaculture Education for Children, into how we can support the transition towards providing children with abundant opportunities to connect and learn with nature.
This event is co-hosted by Merriconeag and The Resilience Hub of Portland Maine.
Circus Smirkus at Merriconeag:
Monday, August 3 & Tuesday, August 4, 1:00 & 6:00 pm,
Grade School Campus, 57 Desert Rd, Freeport.
THE BIG TOP TOUR IS COMING TO TOWN
with our own high school student, Sarah Norden,
as part of the amazing cast!
TICKETS ON SALE AT ROYAL RIVER NATURAL FOODS BEGINNING JUNE 10TH!