(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!
Postering Help Needed: The Public Relations Office is looking for someone to help with the postering of key places in Portland. Help increase our enrollment with this important work. Contact Deeda Burgess, 865-3900, Ext. 105 or firstname.lastname@example.org. (11/27)
Interested in needle felting? Want to make your child a cute toy for Christmas? I have a full kit from Halcyon Yarn with instructions, needles, and all the wool necessary to needle felt two little animals (a skunk and a raccoon). I originally paid $22 for it, but have realized I just don't have the time to do the project. It's yours for $15/OBO. email@example.com or 450-9698. (11/27)
We are looking for a half (?) size cello for our daughter, Maude. Please phone 207-319-8925 or email firstname.lastname@example.org , if you have one you are willing to sell or give before Christmas, but sshhh! this is elves work. (11/27)
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)
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)
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 email@example.com
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.