MCWS Dads Lit Up the Night (Again)!MCWS Dads Lit Up the Night (Again)!
Tuesday, November 27, 2018

The 5th Annual All Dads Bonfire on Friday, November 16th was hot and snowy. More than 30 dads post-holed through the snow to the farthest reaches of the back field to set the Thanksgiving holiday vacation alight with massive fire and fun. We could not have pulled it off without the help of MCWS Caretaker […]

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Maine Coast Waldorf School’s 11th Grade Girls Paint the Inaugural Mural for “City of Hidden Figures”Maine Coast Waldorf School’s 11th Grade Girls Paint the Inaugural Mural for “City of Hidden Figures”
Tuesday, November 13, 2018

The young women of Maine Coast Waldorf School’s 11th grade class went to Portland on Wednesday afternoon, November 7th, to work with artist and MCWS parent Abigail Gray Swartz on her mural “Hidden Figures.”  The piece celebrates three renown women artists from this region. The students first learned about the project and the women who are […]

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The Martinmas Lantern WalkThe Martinmas Lantern Walk
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Many Waldorf communities have taken up the European tradition of celebrating the festival of Martinmas with a Lantern Walk during the evening on, or near, November 11, the day of St. Martin’s death. What does this signify to us in these modern times? Martin was born in the year 316, and died in 387. He […]

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Fourth Grade Harvest LunchFourth Grade Harvest Lunch
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Last spring, as part of their gardening curriculum, the 3rd grade planted vegetables, herbs, grains, flowers and pollinators in the “kitchen garden”, located behind the Handcraft Building. Under the guidance of Heather Foran of The Resilience Hub, they used permaculture techniques, including no-till planting (aka lasagna planting) to keep the upper, organic layers of the […]

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Eleventh Grade Trip to QuebecEleventh Grade Trip to Quebec
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Like every year, the 11th grade class took the road towards our French-Canadian neighbors. Kali Coles, David Eichler and I accompanied some 18 students to Quebec during a short week, which happened to be at the peak of the autumn foliage season. The drive up along the Kennebec river was exceptionally beautiful and it put […]

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Biodynamic Beekeeping Workshop with Gunther Hauk is this Saturday! Register today!Biodynamic Beekeeping Workshop with Gunther Hauk is this Saturday! Register today!
Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Maine Coast Waldorf School and co-sponsors Avena Botanicals and Wolfe’s Neck Center for Agriculture & the Environment are pleased to present biodynamic beekeeper Gunther Hauk for a Biodynamic Beekeeping Workshop, Saturday, October 13, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm at Maine Coast Waldorf School’s Community Hall, 57 Desert Rd, Freeport.  (The workshop is $60/person and requires preregistration and prepayment. Details below.) In […]

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Public Talk, “The Honeybee Crisis: Real Causes and Solutions,” this Friday evening!Public Talk, “The Honeybee Crisis: Real Causes and Solutions,” this Friday evening!
Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Maine Coast Waldorf School and co-sponsors Avena Botanicals and Wolfe’s Neck Center for Agriculture & the Environment are pleased to present biodynamic beekeeper Gunther Hauk for a public talk this Friday October 12, 7:00 – 8:30 pm, at Maine Coast Waldorf School’s Community Hall, 57 Desert Rd, Freeport. In his talk, The Honeybee Crisis: Real Causes and Solutions, Gunther will present […]

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Interested in Biodynamics? Beekeeping? Don’t Miss These Two Events!Interested in Biodynamics? Beekeeping? Don’t Miss These Two Events!
Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Maine Coast Waldorf School and co-sponsors Avena Botanicals and Wolfe’s Neck Center for Agriculture & the Environment are pleased to present biodynamic beekeeper Gunther Hauk for a public talk and workshop in October. His talk, The Honeybee Crisis: Real Causes and Solutions, will be held on Friday, October 12, 7:00 pm and his Biodynamic Beekeeping Workshop, on Saturday, October 13, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm. […]

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BIODYNAMIC BEEKEEPING TALK & WORKSHOP WITH GUNTHER HAUKBIODYNAMIC BEEKEEPING TALK & WORKSHOP WITH GUNTHER HAUK
Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Maine Coast Waldorf School and co-sponsors Avena Botanicals and Wolfe’s Neck Center for Agriculture & the Environment are pleased to present biodynamic beekeeper Gunther Hauk for a public talk and workshop in October. His talk, The Honeybee Crisis: Real Causes and Solutions, will be held on Friday, October 12, 7:00 pm and his Biodynamic Beekeeping Workshop, on Saturday, October 13, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm. […]

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