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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!
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
Do you need a babysitter or house-sitter this summer?
Calling All Toys and Supplies: Donations for an Early Childhood Initiative. We are accepting donations of unwanted Waldorf style supplies for a new early childhood classroom in downtown Portland. We would most gratefully accept any art supplies (like beeswax, paper, and watercolor paints), wooden toys and dolls, play-stands, blocks, or other Waldorf style supplies that your family no longer wants in your home.
Fall River Health Care is looking for a Children's Table with Chairs for their waiting room.
Two Old Town Loon Kayaks For Sale: One is a Loon 111 and the other is a Loon Classic ... essentially the same. These two kayaks (one green & one yellow) have seen at most 20 hours of use each. Each comes with a paddle and I also have a jump seat for a small child to sit on to ride along that I will include. The Loon Classic and 111 Kayak has a large roomy cockpit making it easy to get and and out of and a wide bottom making it very stable in the water. It has an adjustable seat and foot braces and has a keeper for the paddle as well as a rear deck bungee rigging. It is about 11' long and weighs about 45 lbs. I also have 4 Yakima J Style Kayak Carriers for sale.
One Adams Trail-a-Bike For Sale : This Trail-a-Bike has seen about 20 hours of use and is in excellent condition. it attaches to about any adult bike and comes with four shim options and a safety flag. I'm asking $99.00 or best offer.
Babysitter Available: My name is Emma Goldberg-Courtney and I will be in 8th grade in the fall. I have babysitting experience, and I am Red Cross certified. I love cooking, playing outside and doing art projects. I also like imaginative play. I live in Freeport and my parents are willing to drive one way for babysitting. Please call me at 85-1961. (05/29)
Richard Evans (former Merriconeag parent) and David Barham (current Merriconeag parent and high school teacher) are looking to lease/sub-lease a mooring on the Harraseeket River for this summer for a small sailboat. Please contact David at 433-0124 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you. (05/29)
Center for Anthroposophy is proud to present the Craft as Process, Rhythm, and Transformation, July 1-6, 2012 at High Mowing School in Wilton, New Hampshire with Aonghus Gordon and Ruskin Mill Trust, Craftsmen Stuart Groom, Chris Halliwell, Jonathan Code, and Michael Chase. Sandy Pearson and Bob Thurrell will support several
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), email@example.com
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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)
Forum for Grades 5-12 & Parents:
Grades 5 - 12 Forum:
Bill Yeo Speaks about his Everest Ascent
Thursday, April 2, 1:50 - 2:50 p.m.
Bill is a father in the second grade, Parents are welcome to join grades 5 - 12 for this talk on Thursday.
"The Mask you Live in" Film:
April 2, 2015, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Yarmouth High School Performing Arts Center.
Merriconeag Waldorf School is co-sponsoring this film, The Mask you Live in, with Maine Boys to Men and Yarmouth High School. The film explores American masculinity and it is from the team behind Miss Representation, a film we previously co-sponsored, . This event is recommended for audience members 17 and older. Admission is free but space is limited so registration is required. Register today by clicking below.
Tour of Grades 1 - 8:
Wed, April 8, 8-10:30 am, 57 Desert Rd, Freeport, Begins in Community Hall.
Tour of Grades 1-8.
An opportunity for adults to experience Waldorf education first-hand by observing our students & teachers in action.
This tour is for adults only. Please call 207-865-3900, ext. 103, to register.
Tea & Play Session:
Fri, April 10, 9 - 10 am.
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.
For more info & to register: 207.865.3900,
Ext 163 or
Variety Show & Silent Auction to Benefit Tiered Tuition:
Saturday, April 11, 6:00 - 9:30 p.m. (Happy Hour 5-6 p.m.), Community Hall, 57 Desert Road, Freeport
Windows into Waldorf Early Childhood:
Tues, April 14, 9:00 -10:00 a.m.
Early Childhood Center, 60 Desert Rd, Freeport
This event is for prospective parents interested in Waldorf early childhood education. After a glimpse into a kindergarten classroom, we will discuss our unique
approach and answer questions. Adults only. Please register by calling 207-865-3900, ext. 103.
Tues, April 14, 6:15 pm
"You Can't Take It With You":
Grade 8 Play
Wed, April 15, 1:00 pm.
Thurs, April 16, 7:00 pm.
Community Hall, 57 Desert Rd, Freeport.
The 8th Graders will present their play, "You Can't Take It With You." Please join us.
Bring A Friend Day:
Fri, April 17, 8:00 am - 3:00 pm.
Register your grade school friend through email@example.com