(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!
Looking for child care situation for 3 home schooled children (6, 9,11 yrs old) during school days in the next month. Nov.1 and 2nd, possibly some days in week of Nov. 12th. IsleenHalvorsen@gmail.com or 717-3076.
Milkweed Farm Pasture Raised Turkeys, Elderberry Syrup and Large Shallots for Sale: We still have beautiful pasture raised turkeys for sale. They will be ready for pick up next Tuesday at our farm. The birds are raised freely on pasture. They are $4 per pound plus slaughter fee of $8. We also have Elderberry Syrup made with elderberries, honey, and echinacea root. The perfect fall tonic. A wonderful cold and flu preventive. $15 for a 4 oz. bottle. Our organic shallots are huge, $5 per pound. You can email us, email@example.com, or call Lucretia at home 725-4554. I would be happy to drop off the Elderberry Syrup and shallots at school. (11/13)
Carpenter Wanted: Small residential construction collaborative in the Brunswick area SEEKS enthusiastic, flexible, hardworking, carpenter or carpenter's assistant. Experience preferred, but willing to train the right candidate. Send letter of interest to Adrian Bossi (MWS parent) firstname.lastname@example.org.(11/13)
Dog/house sitter needed for Thanksgiving break. Barham home in South Freeport available for someone who needs space and likes dogs over the break. Or, you could take our one very nice dog to your house if you want a temporary dog, or we can hire you or your teenager....many possibilities.... call 433-0124, or reply to email@example.com, Kelly and David Barham (11/13)
Karine Odlin, mother of Caroline, 6th grade, is excited to offer the Merriconeag community fresh, local fish: A new Community-Supported Fishery, Salt and Sea, is offering 2-month shares of fish, fresh off my family's fishing boats! Once a week, you will receive one or two pounds of sustainably harvested Gulf of Maine groundfish fillets, all wild-caught and never frozen. Salt & Sea selects its species based on healthy stock levels, and shares will include Haddock, Pollock, Acadian Redfish, Monkfish and Flounder. The cost for 1 lb is $12/week ($96 for 8 weeks) or 2 lb for $20/week ($160 for 8 weeks).Salt and Sea offers fish caught by local fishermen who use responsible harvesting practices, and who target sustainable fish stocks. We use environmentally friendly packaging and plan to turn fish waste into organic compost/fertilizer. Best of all, I will deliver your fresh fish to school on Tuesday afternoons at pick up. There will be another earlier delivery at Royal River, and we have other pick-up sites in Portland and Brunswick. For more information and to join the CSF, please go to: www.saltandsea.me. (11/13)
Ladies, it's time to start thinking about the holidays! Could your husband use "a little help" with your gift this year? Dread shopping for the in-laws? Need an extra hand decorating, party planning, cookie baking, getting the cards out, or any of the other multitude of tasks that make the holidays special in your house but that you just don't have time for by yourself this year? Friday's Girl (Aly Fullagar) is here and at the ready for anything holiday related....just give me a call at 274-0057 and consider it done! Oh, and please advise your husband that for best results he should call WELL BEFORE Christmas Eve! (11/06)
Nordic Skis For Sale from the McCurdy family: We have two pairs of race skis for sale: Fischer RCS Skate 152 Skis with Pilot Race Bindings and Rossignol Zynex Classic 176 Skis with SNS Profil Bindings
Designing Schools for Nature Connection & Community Involvement:
Tues, July 7, 7:00 - 8:30 pm,
Community Hall, 57 Desert Rd, Freeport.
$10/person suggested donation.
Join us for an evening of exploration with Matt Bibeau, Co-Director of the Institute of Permaculture Education for Children, into how we can support the transition towards providing children with abundant opportunities to connect and learn with nature.
This event is co-hosted by Merriconeag and The Resilience Hub of Portland Maine.
Circus Smirkus at Merriconeag:
Monday, August 3 & Tuesday, August 4, 1:00 & 6:00 pm,
Grade School Campus, 57 Desert Rd, Freeport.
THE BIG TOP TOUR IS COMING TO TOWN
with our own high school student, Sarah Norden,
as part of the amazing cast!
TICKETS ON SALE AT ROYAL RIVER NATURAL FOODS BEGINNING JUNE 10TH!