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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!
Yardwork proposal requested for Cushing Briggs Road (Freeport) property: Seeking energetic high school student with outdoor experience to quote hourly rate for six (6) hours per week from June 13 to August 1. Prefer regular 2-day schedule, days negotiable. TASKS: Weeding flower beds; sweeping deck, walks and drive; raking bark trail and gravel path; watering; minor exterior cleaning projects; some lifting up to 40 lbs. Experience with light shoveling useful. Contact Paula Craighead at 865-0577 to schedule site walk. (06-07-11)
Gently used wooden toys for sale: Ryan's Room doll furniture (asking $25): includes people, bedroom, kitchen, bath, living room and "outdoor" playset. Wooden Pirate Ship (asking $25): easily assembled for play. Perfect size for your Playmobil pirates. Contact Aldona at 865-1018 or email@example.com. (06-07-11)
Hello Merriconeag Community. My name is Gemma McElroy. I am 17 years old and am available for babysitting this summer. I attended Merriconeag through 8th grade and am now at Freeport High School. I am also Red Cross Certified. Please call me at 865-2390 or email me at firstname.lastname@example.org. References available. Thank you.
Looking for a Home to Rent: Incoming Merriconeag Kindergarten Family in search of a home to rent for 3 people. Would like a July 1 or August 1 move date. Please contact Amy at email@example.com or 415-209-6360 with any information. Thank you. (06-07-11)
Has your child ever dreamed of caring for a lizard, gizzard or even a Bearded Dragon! Well, here's a dream come true! For just $15.00 you can have Avery's Bearded Dragon, (named Klinger) along with a large glass terrarium, water dish and climbing log.....Heh! we'll even throw in some fresh sand! Klinger is a mild, gentle and easy pet! He dines on crickets, fresh lettuce and water! He doesn't bite and loves to Kling to your shirt
Looking for a used camera: I am looking to buy a used 35mm manual camera, with lenses, that is in relatively good condition. I just finished my 8th grade project, which was black and white photography, and I would like to continue taking photos, but at the moment I don’t own a camera. If you have a camera that you are no longer using, and would be interested in selling for a modest amount, please call Jesse Saffeir at 688-4191. Thank you!
Playset available for child 2 - 5 years old. All wood with swings, slide, platform with cover and climbing rope structure. The set is used but still in very good condition. We are giving it away but ask that you disassemble it and arrange to have it moved. If interested call Roger or Gretchen at 899-1341. (05-31-11)
Would you like to be temporary guinea pig parents? Our two female guinea pigs need a temporary summer home from June 10 - start of school. They are great fun, make happy squeaks, have healthy eating habits, and are very gentle. Please contact Aheyburn@hotmail.com or 725-8865. (05-31-11)
Experienced Babysitter: My name is Carlin Tindall and I'm in 9th grade at Merriconeag High School. I am hoping to babysit this summer, and am particularly available from the end of July to the end of the summer. I live in Durham, so the Durham/Pownal/Freeport area is most convenient, but I'm happy to go anywhere. I took the Red Cross babysitting course in 6th grade, have been babysitting since 7th grade and I like spending time with kids. References available. Please call me at 353-8800! (05-31-11)
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!