(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!
Housemate Wanted on Peaks Island: We are a professional couple that is looking to share a year round home on Peaks Island. We have a large, bright and sunny home with beautiful indoor and outdoor space within a 12 minute walk/ 5 minute bike ride of the ferry. Home includes gardens, patio, garden shed, outdoor storage, fireplace, three bedrooms and three bathrooms. Beautiful Kitchen and four additional common rooms for sharing. We are both in our early forties, active, and both work and spend time off the island. There are many days that you would have the house to yourself. We are looking for a single person that is flexible, mature, independent, and fun and would embrace the adventure and simplicity of island living. We are a block from the beach, close to tennis, sailing and moorings. We have enjoyed biking and running and all that the Peaks Island community offers: music, art, and great people. Additional photos available for serious inquiries. Unfortunately we are unable to house pets. $550 a month including all utilities and internet. Please contact Heidi at firstname.lastname@example.org or 207 844 0561. (09/11)
Free Couch in excellent condition: We are redecorating some of the rooms in the farmhouse, and are offering this free couch to whomever can haul it away! It is in great condition -it is just too large for our space. It measures 7.5 ft wide x 3.5 ft deep. If you are interested in this free couch, contact Lynne Espy at email@example.com or 865-3900 ext. 116. (09/11)
Wanted: The Handwork Room could use two 24" wooden stools. If you have any you no longer need, see Sandy or Julie or just drop them off. Thanks. (09/11)
Did your push lawnmower die over the summer? Please donate your old machine to the high school: The 9th grade will again be dissecting lawn mower engines this winter and I am now collecting any old engines that no longer work for you.You can drop them off behind the community hall, or contact me (firstname.lastname@example.org) to arrange pick-up. (09/11)
Roommate Wanted: Looking for mature woman to share lovely cape on two acres in Pownal with single MWS Mom and 8 yr. old boy. Private, sunny bedroom offered with use of common rooms- kitchen, living and dining rooms. Great Location! Trails from back yard lead to Bradbury Mtn. State Pk.. 7 minutes to MWS, 25 min’s to Portland. $530 a month plus 1/3 of utilities (oil/wood, electric and garbage). Call Lois @ 207-232-4541. (09/11)
One Bedroom Apartment available Oct. 1st in Freeport: Perfect for 1 or 2 people. $700/month. Only a few minutes to 295. Call Shawne at #522-4715 for more information.(09/11)
Free to a good home: Several (4 or 5) BEAUTIFUL bantam Auracana roosters. They are about 4 ½ months old and located just a half mile from the Desert Road Campus. 865-6623.(09/11)
Blue Moss Arts: Notecards depicting fleeting mushroom moments with elves, gnomes, animal kingdom and dwarves captured on film by Merriconeag alumni moms, Iwona Tarling and Arabella Eldridge. More info at http://www.bluemossarts.com/bluemossarts.com/Welcome.html.
Email: email@example.com (09/11)
House Rental: Lovely, furnished 4-bedroom home for rent on Cortland Rd, Freeport, in an open-space, conservation subdivision with hiking trails, ponds, woods and meadows. Carpooling and play opportunities possible with other Merriconeag families in the neighborhood. For more information, please contact: Jillaine Geary, Great Portland Rentals, firstname.lastname@example.org, 207-553-7506, http//www.greatportlandrentals.com. (09/11)
My wife and I are looking for a babysitter for our 13-month old adorable, active and easy tempered son: We are hoping to find someone who can sit occasionally during the weekdays or weekends and we are prepared to give advanced notice and $8-$10/hr. We prefer someone with experience in caring for toddlers as well as someone who is certified in CPR and First Aid. We especially like babysitters who are creative, full of energy, and have an eagerness to play with and teach a small child. We live in the Bath area. Please give me a call (844-4470) or drop me an email at email@example.com. Thank you ~ Steven Paul (09/11)
Violins for Sale:Two violins for sale - just the thing for student violinists!
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.