(Most items are published for two weeks.)
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!
Need a warm hat? I am discontinuing my hat collection - all made from recycled sweaters, one of a kind and ON SALE! Please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org or 847-3453.(01/10)
Class of 2000 Alumnus Seeks Farmland: Experienced farming couple seeks acreage in +/- 30-minute radius of Durham, ME. Looking to expand current organic winter greens enterprise into small-scale, diversified, year-round organic vegetables. Tillable acres sought for 2011/12 season are 1-2, though situations with additional tillable acres (up to +/- 20) are a plus. Situations that include additional acreage for pasture would be ideal for longer-term use (5+ years). Land which includes other non-tillable areas (e.g. woodland, orchard, perennials) will be considered. Infrastructure, equipment, and on-site housing in reasonable repair are all definite pluses. We are most interested in securing a long-term (5+ years) lease, but will consider other arrangements for the right situation. Please contact Kelsey Herrington and Dominic Pascarelli, MWS ’00 at email@example.com or 207.319.9102 for more detailed information. (01/10)
Childcare, personal assistant available: Care provider with 10 years of experience & college education seeks employment with local families. 24 years old, pediatric and adult First Aid & CPR certified, own transportation, non-smoker, organic farmer. Childcare, personal assistant, home & farm services available e.g. nannying, cooking, housekeeping, errands, home office management, property maintenance, pet & livestock care. Contact: Kelsey Herrington at firstname.lastname@example.org or 206.914.0765 for more information. (01/10)
Waldorf Early Childhood Study Group: If you are interested in learning more about the magic that happens in the Waldorf Nurseries and Kindergartens and in learning more about early child development please join us in our studies. We are presently a small group of parents and educators who are interested in deepening our understanding of the Waldorf approach to early childhood education. We gather every other week in Portland. During our next meeting we will discuss beginning with a new book, On the Play of the Child by Freya Jaffke. You do not need the text for our initial meeting on February 1st. Please e-mail or call if you are interested in joining us. All are welcome! Warmly, Jessica Gebhardt, email@example.com, 207-838-1990. (01/10)
Milkweed Farm in Brunswick, ME is currently selling vegetable, meat, and medicinal herb shares for the 2012 farm season. You can read more about our farm and offerings at www.milkweedfarm.net, or call Lucretia Woodruff at home anytime (725-4554), if you have questions. (01/10)
A Message from Clare Murphy regarding Winnie Shivelhood-Kartez:
Hello MWS Community;
It's often during difficult times like these that our MWS community pulls together to offer a helping hand to those is need of our loving support and generous spirit of giving.
Thank you all! Happy New Year!
Clare Murphy (01/04)
The Barhams are looking for dog care for the weekend of January 13-16. Could happen a variety of ways-one dog or two, your place or ours. Any dog whisperers out there, please give us a call. thanks! Kelly
firstname.lastname@example.org/ 433-0124. (01/04)
Tea & Play Sessions for Prospective Parents:
Tea & Play Sessions for
Wednesdays, Dec 11, 18
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. Registration is appreciated but drop-ins are welcome. For more info & to register: 207.865.3900, Ext 163 or email@example.com
Early Childhood Parent Evening:
Wed, Dec 11, 7:00 pm.
Tues. Dec 17, 6:30 p.m., Community Hall.
Wed, Dec 18, 5:30 p.m.
Freeport Performing Arts Center
30 Holbrook St., Freeport
Join us for a delightful evening of music. The concert begins at 5:30 and all students in grades 2-12 are expected to arrive no later than 5:15 with all necessary music and instruments. Upon arrival, students should bring their string and wind instruments backstage to the band rehearsal room.
(Students in 5 - 12 dress in black & white. Students in 3 & 4 may wear concert attire in festive colors. Gr 2 students wear their Santa Lucia attire.)
Fri, Dec 20, 11:00 am, Community Hall.
We warmly invite the entire community to join us to witness this simple, yet profound offering which speaks to what it means to be truly human.
Caroling in Downtown Freeport:
Fri, Dec 20, 5:00 - 6:30 p.m. (Gather in front of the L.L. Bean boot at 5:00 pm)
Come spread the holiday cheer and represent the Merriconeag Community in downtown Freeport with an evening of caroling led by our Chorus Teacher, Chris Chasse. Singing books will be provided and you may want to bring head lamps. Be sure to dress warmly. Snow Note: If the weather is inclement, please check the MWS website for a cancellation notice.
Fri, Dec 20: 12:30 Dismissal for Grades 1 - 12
Mon, Dec 23 through Fri, Jan 3 School is closed for winter break.
Classes resume on Jan 6.