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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!

Local Food

Willow Pond Farm Apples are Back!

Apples are again being delivered to Merriconeag's Early Childhood Center on Fridays before 11:30am. Orders must be placed with Willow Pond Farm (willowpf@aol.comby Thursday at 2:00 p.m.. Please leave payment in the envelope on the file cabinet in the Early Childhood Office PRIOR to delivery.

Macs & Cortlands are available now. N.spy and red delicious in October.

McIntosh, Cortland Fancy: peck $10, half bushel $18
McIntosh, Cortland Utility: half bushel $10.50, bushel $18
Cider- no preservatives, not pasteurized - Gallon $5.95, half gallon $3.75

Jill Agnew, Willow Pond Farm, 395 Middle Road, Sabattus, Maine 04280, 207-375-6662

To learn more about the farm, click here.

Bringing in the Harvest- Full Pantry C.S.A. Milkweed Farm and Swallowtail Farm are joining together to offer a variety of fall vegetables, plus milk, eggs, yogurt, cheese, meat, canned goods and homemade baked goodies for 6 weeks. The share will run from November 6th thru December 11th. Pick Ups will be Wednesdays in Brunswick at Milkweed Farm, at M.W.S. in Freeport and in Portland at Lauren's Apothecary. Space is limited. Cost $600. For more information or to sign up, please call or email Lauren Pignatello- 837-3601,, or Lucretia Woodruff, 725-4554,

Milkweed Farm Pasture Raised Turkeys for Thanksgiving 2013. Turkeys are $5.00 per pound which includes the slaughter fee. Please let us know what size turkey you would like. You can call or email us with any questions. We do ask for a $20 deposit to reserve a turkey. Contact Lucretia Woodruff (MWS parent of Seamus, Maeve and Daire') at, or call 725-4554.


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X Country Skis for Sale:
Fischer SCS Classic Skis,197/N25, Salomon Bindings
Fischer SCS Skate Cut Skis  182/N24, Salomon Bindings
Skis $75/pr 
Fischer Boots Size EU 45
Fischer Boots Size 13
Boots $35/pr
Skis and smaller boots are currently in the main office if you want to have a look. Call Melissa Gormley 865-6463 if interested. (11/05)

Seamstress help: Do you have any alterations, missing buttons or a sewing project unfinished? Or special sewing ideas for Christmas, like custom made pillows, hats or doll outfits? Please contact me at or 847-3453; Regina Kusche (10/29)


Join together for a fun evening of musical performances by Merriconeag community parents and faculty, Friday, November 22. I am putting out this call for all parents and faculty who would be interested in performing. Please contact Vito Courtney The evening will run from 6pm – 9pm and I am hoping to fill approximately three hours with music provided by the parent and faculty community. The time will be from 6:00 pm – 9pm on Friday November 22nd. This is an adult only fun filled evening. I am also looking for maybe one or two parents who would be interested in helping with setting up and breaking down the stage. This event will be a very casual evening and if you would like to bring a snack or something to drink the plan is to have the tables and chairs set up to accommodate a more intimate atmosphere. One or two volunteers to help with tables and chairs would be wonderful. Additional details will appear in future issues as things come into full view. Looking forward to seeing many of you on the 22nd.