(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!
Family Businesses support Merriconeag’s Tuition Assistance Endowment Fund:
Thanks to Merriconeag parent Tricia Toms
Thanks to Merriconeag parent Tami Goodrich
Thanks to Merriconeag parent Eric Fullagar
Furnished brick Farmhouse in Raymond, six bedrooms, three bathrooms, fireplace in kitchen/woodstove. Beautiful location, surrounded by protected and undeveloped fields and woods. Excellent access to trails, mountains and lakes of Western Maine; 15 minutes to I-95 in Gray, or to North Windham. Washer/dryer, DSL wifi, some storage space.( It is just 20 minutes from the High School at Pineland or 40 minutes to the Desert Road Campus) .Land available for farming. $1200/month (includes up to $1000 of annual oil heat/hot water costs, will even cover half the plowing) + utilities (electricity, cable, phone, internet). Recently insulated through the Efficiency Maine program. Security deposit, first and last months rent, references and credit report required, sorry no smoking or cats, small dogs negotiable. Contact: John Rand (Louisa Moore's brother), firstname.lastname@example.org
Beach House Rental: Spectacular, private, two bedroom home in Phippsburg, adjacent to 600 acre Bates-Morse Mountain Conservation Area; a three minute walk to the largest sandy beach in Maine; expansive views of marsh, ocean and the lighthouse at Sequin. Wireless internet, washer, dryer, outdoor shower, and all other basic amenities included. $2250/week. Available June 23rd-30th and August 26th- September 23rd. Contact email@example.com or at 207-389-1539. (05/22)
Groovy Girl dolls, clothes, tent, sleeping bag, car for sale. Buyer may purchase one item, several items or all. Will consider any offer. Call Nancy, 865-1961. (05/22)
3/4 size Klaus Mueller 210T Cello for sale. Asking $350. Our daughter used this wonderful cello for three years (saving immensely on rental fees). Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in purchasing it. The cello case came with a damaged zipper but it has functioned just fine. We are interested in buying a full sized cello. Please email me if you are selling one. (05/15)
Milkweed Farm in Brunswick has lots of healthy seedlings in their greenhouse to sell. All are organic and planted using the Biodynamic calendar. We have lots of heirloom tomatoes, (Brandywine, Valencia, Striped German, Rose de Berne and more, (plus some hybrids like Sungold Cherry tomatoes and Jet Stars), Eggplant, Hot Peppers (Jalapeno, Anaheim, and Hungarian Hot Wax). Also herbs such as parsley, sage, thyme, chamomile, and mint. Tomatoes, eggplant and peppers are $3, herbs are $2.50 per plant. If you are interested you can come to the farm, or I can bring them with me to school at pick up on Mondays or Tuesdays.
Anyone interested in traveling to France this summer? How does two weeks of free housing just south of Paris sound? Here's the deal: Our exchange family is planning a two week trip to the US, one week in New York and one week in Maine, before they drop off their son for exchange. They are looking for housing in Maine from August 19- August 26. They are willing to exchange their suburban home for two weeks or pay a reasonable amount for a house to rent on the north side of Portland. Please call me if your interested to find out more. Thank you, Katy Neveu (207) 318.1798 (207) 319.7950 email@example.com (05/15)
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.