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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
Vinalhaven Antique Cape on the Water’s Edge: Lovely waterfront cottage, magnificent sunset views over Hurricane Island, Old Harbor and the neighboring Penobscot Bay islands. Three bedrooms, two with waterfront views; large kitchen with glass doors to a private deck overlooking the water. Sleeps 5. Great location-2 miles from town and the ferry, near hiking trails and great biking. Two acres of lawn slopes down to the water with kayaking, swimming and island magic. $800 a week for June and September, $900 July-August.
Cristina Post is now taking names for summer services for math remediation, enrichment, SAT prep and high school readiness. This summer, scheduling will be done by the week (as opposed to the month) to allow for more flexibility. For more information, please see www.mathaffect.com or contact Cristina directly at firstname.lastname@example.org for details. (06/05)
Inner Stream Yoga, Freeport, Maine: Summer is a wonderful time to start a yoga practice or deepen an existing one. Come join us at Inner Stream Yoga. We offer individual instruction and a variety of small group classes at different levels. The 8-week summer session begins June 12, 2012. For more information (including a description of classes), visit innerstreamyoga.com or contact Cindy Berliner at email@example.com or 838-0551. (06/05)
College Admissions Essay Writing Workshop: My name is Nancy Goldberg and I will be offering a workshop in the fall to help seniors write their admissions essay for college applications. I have been a Waldorf parent for ten years, and I have completed Foundation Studies. I was a college English instructor and a high school English teacher for a number of years. Most recently, I have worked as a private tutor for high school students. In my capacities as an English teacher and as a private tutor, I have taught students how to write their admissions essays. I taught this workshop last year for Merriconeag seniors and references from families who have taken this workshop, as well as from families whose seniors I have tutored privately, are available upon request.
Summer Piano Lessons: Hi, I'm teaching piano this summer at my home studio in Freeport for the months of June and July. I'll teach any age or experience level from young beginners to adults. Currently I have room for up to 6 more students. I plan to teach in the fall but may have more limited time due to attending senior year at USM. Let me know if you have questions and/or are interested! Feel free to email me at firstname.lastname@example.org or call me at (207) 837-0714. Thanks! ~Will Bristol (High-school and grade-school alumnus) (06/05)
Two special places for rent in Porter's Landing area of Freeport, just a few minutes from Merriconeag's Desert Road Campus. House and barn can be rented together or separately. Each have lovely views over open meadow and woodlands. Garden space, orchard, berries, conservation land, walking trails, biking, and Freeport amenities are out your back door. Coast and swimming at Porter's Landing just a 1/2 mile walk, Freeport train station 1/4 mile into town.
1.) Sunny, new, post and beam apartment on second floor of handsome barn, ~ 615 sq ft, unfurnished. Separate entrance with mudroom. 1-2 bedroom, 3/4 bath, full shower, all-wood interior, beam lighting, new appliances, gas heat and hot water, energy efficient. Option of including the ground-floor 12' x 16' post and beam office space (or
2.) Sunny, 2 bedroom, 3 bath furnished house, large sunny porch, cozy kitchen/ dining / living room open floor plan. Seeking a flexible tenant for school year, as owners may need to schedule several return visits, compensated for in advance with lower rent. Available mid-August through June, 2013.
Both are non-smoking, non-pet. Income verification and references required. If you're seeking a quiet, rural lifestyle near town in a lovely setting please contact: Louisa, email@example.com or 233-3692. (06/05)
For Sale: Solid pine bunk beds,mattresses,and boards.In excellent condition.For more info call Barbara @ 754-5777. (06/05)
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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.