(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!
Leaf wrangler for six (6) Saturdays in Freeport. Seeking energetic high school student to provide yard help, either mornings or afternoons, between October 20 and December 8 (it's an oak grove). Please call Michael at 228-2777 for terms and more information. (10/09)
Help Merriconeag prosper — with just a referral: You can make a difference for Merriconeag with only a few minutes of your time. Simply refer Realtor Tami Goodrich to a colleague, friend or family member who is interested in buying or selling a home. For every transaction closed, she will donate $500 of her commission to Merriconeag. Tami is also available to provide a free market analysis of your home, with no obligation. Contact her at TamiGoodrich@FoundationsRealEstate.com, 207-298-0144 (C), or 207-846-8989 x406. This offer is valid during
Merriconeag parent, Tonya Sattin, has opened a retail shop in Portland called Circa Home and Vintage, 247 Congress Street. It's a mix of new and vintage midcentury furniture, decor, and art, with a beautiful children's section devoted to Waldorf-inspired toys and art supplies. Merriconeag parents can enjoy a 10% discount during the month of October by mentioning they heard about Circa Home and Vintage in the Tuesday News. circahomeandvintage.com (10/09)
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). Free WiFi. Contact Lois @ 207-232-4541 or email@example.com. (10/02)
Help Wanted: Hoping to find a high school student in the greater Yarmouth area who might be interested in stacking some wood for me. Contact Neil Sattin, firstname.lastname@example.org (10/02)
Do you need some clothing alteration done or a sewing project finished? Do you have an old sweater you want to be turned into a new hat or need new curtains or pillows? Please contact me at email@example.com or 847-3453; Regina Kusche (Aiden 5th and Casey 1st) (10/02)
Home to Rent in Cohousing CommunityIn Brunswick...only 15 minutes to MWS in Freeport:
College Application Essay Tutoring-Private tutoring for seniors who are writing their common application and supplemental essays. References are available from MWS, Freeport and Yarmouth high school families (graduates and current seniors). Call Nancy Goldberg, 865-1961 or send an email to Ngoldberg@comcast.net. (10/02)
Private cello lessons are available after school on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays. Call Mr Francis at 380- 6306 to reserve a spot. (10/02)
Cumberland family looking for help in our home after school 2-3 afternoons per week, 3-6 pm. Supervise homework and activities for our 8th grade daughter, some driving and light housework such as dishes/straightening up kitchen and family room, organizing. Non-smoker, references. Please call 232-8774. Nr. Rte.1/295/Turnpike Exit 52. (10/02)
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.