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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!
Almost Spring: We are almost there and thank goodness. Old Crow Ranch is now taking deposits on Beef and Pork for the 2012 season. We still have Ground Turkey, Turkey Sausage and Whole turkeys available as well as some Pork Chops, Pork Sirloin Roasts, and Pork Loin Roasts. We also have Beef Stock Bones as well.
Milkweed Farm in Brunswick, ME is currently selling farm shares, medicinal herb shares, meat and egg shares. We raise our vegetables, herbs, fruits and flowers using biodynamic methods. Our animals are all raised on pasture without antibiotics or hormones. Our vegetable shares run from early June to mid October and provide an array of organic veggies, herbs, fruits and flowers. Our medicinal herb share has a variety of different medicinal herbs in tinctures, syrups, teas and oils. There will be a free Introduction to Herbs Class offered to all farm members. We will also offer a free class on canning and fermenting to farm members. We will offer these classes to non members also, at a cost of $30 per class. For more information, or for our CSA Application please see our website, www.milkweedfarm.net, or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also call Lucretia or Michael Woodruff at home 725-4554. (03/13)
Gracie's Garden Lacto Fermented Sauerkraut is available again in either green or ruby red cabbage.
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.