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Ashwood Waldorf School Fall 2014 Parent-Child Classes

By Judith Soleil on Sept. 17, 2014, at 1:10 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Location: …
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Ashwood Waldorf School Hosts Seasonal Handwork Classes

By Judith Soleil on Sept. 17, 2014, at 12:33 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Location: Ashwood Waldorf School, 180 Park St., Rockport, Maine For more information: 207-236-8021; ashwoodwaldorf.org Creating beautiful handwork can enrich our connection with the changing seasons. …
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School’s Out: Lessons from a Forest Kindergarten

By Judith Soleil on July 25, 2014, at 2:03 p.m.
Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Location: Rockland Public Library and Ashwood Waldorf School, 80 Union St., Rockland, and 180 Park St., Rockport, Rockland and Rockport, Maine For more information: 207.236.8021; ashwoodwaldorf.org Ashwood Waldorf School, serving children preschool-grade 8 in Rockport, is launching a Forest Kindergarten program …
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Ashwood Waldorf School’s Merry Berry Summer

By Judith Soleil on July 25, 2014, at 1:31 p.m.
Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Location: Laite Beach, Camden and Ashwood Waldorf School, Rockport, Bayview St., Camden and 180 Park St., Rockport, Camden and Rockport, Maine For more information: 207.236.8021; ashwoodwaldorf.org Ashwood Waldorf School is celebrating the fruits …
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New Forest Kindergarten Program in Midcoast

By Judith Soleil on July 07, 2014, at 9:28 a.m.
Ashwood Waldorf School, a K-8 school in Rockport, is launching a Forest Kindergarten program this fall for children 4-6 yrs. old. The Forest Kindergarten movement is growing rapidly in the U.S. after more than 40 years’ success in Europe and Scandinavia. This will be the first such program in the …
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Merry Berry Summer

By Judith Soleil on July 07, 2014, at 9:17 a.m.
Ashwood Waldorf School is celebrating the fruits of summer with three free events in July and August for children ages 4 – 6 yrs. and their families. All events take place from 9:00 – 10:30 a.m., rain or shine. On July 19 at Ashwood Waldorf School, children are invited to …

Ashwood Waldorf School Tour

By Judith Soleil on Nov. 04, 2013, at 1:57 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013 8:15 a.m. to 8:15 a.m. Location: Ashwood Waldorf School, 180 Park St., Rockport, ME For more information: Judith Soleil; (207) 236-8021; ashwoodwaldorf.org Have you ever wondered what goes on in a Waldorf classroom? Then, join our School-Day Tour on November 20 from 8:15 a.m. to 10:30 …

Waldorf Education: Your Questions Answered

By Judith Soleil on Oct. 04, 2013, at 12:09 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013 8:15 a.m. to 8:15 a.m. Location: Ashwood Waldorf School, 180 Park Street, Rockport, Maine For more information: Laura Purdom; 207-236-8021; ashwoodwaldorf.org Have you ever wondered what goes in a Waldorf classroom? Then, join our School Day Tour on October 16 from 8:15 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. …

Enchanted Woodland Walk for Halloween

By Judith Soleil on Oct. 03, 2013, at 4:25 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013 4:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Location: Merry Spring Nature Center, Conway Road, Camden, Maine For more information: Laura Purdom; 207-236-8021; ashwoodwaldorf.org Ashwood Waldorf School presents its 12th Annual All Hallows’ Eve Walk on Thursday, October 31 from 4:30 to 5:45 p.m. at Merryspring Nature Center, Conway …

Parent-Child Program Supports Parents with Information and Fellowship

By Judith Soleil on Aug. 30, 2013, at 4:23 p.m.
The Parent-Child program at Ashwood Waldorf School is for children from 18 months to 36 months with a parent or caregiver. The children experience free play, puppetry and storytelling while their parents are nearby making toys or crafts and learning about parenting the young child. Classes are led by early …

Holistic Treatment for Common Childhood Ailments

By Judith Soleil on May 03, 2013, at 10:23 a.m.
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 7 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Ashwood Waldorf School, 180 Park Street, Rockport, Maine For more information: Mark Ferrero; 207-236-8021; ashwoodwaldorf.org Holistic physician Daniel Einstein, MD will give a talk on holistic therapies for common childhood illnesses, including colds, sleep disturbances, stomach troubles, allergies and ADHD. …

See Waldorf Education in Action

By Judith Soleil on April 25, 2013, at 1:59 p.m.
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 8:15 a.m. to 8:15 a.m. Location: Ashwood Waldorf School, 180 Park Street, Rockport, Maine For more information: Mark Ferrero; 207-236-8021; ashwoodwaldorf.org Join us on for a behind-the-scenes look at Waldorf education! Every morning, in more than 1,000 Waldorf schools worldwide, the day begins with a dynamic …

Spring Celebration & Open House at Ashwood Waldorf School

By Judith Soleil on April 25, 2013, at 1:54 p.m.
Saturday, May 4, 2013 11 a.m. to 11 a.m. Location: Ashwood Waldorf School, 180 Park Street, Rockport, Maine For more information: Mark Ferrero; 207-236-8021; ashwoodwaldorf.org Ashwood Waldorf School will host its annual May Faire & Open House from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 4 at 180 Park …

Hats Off! Auction

By Judith Soleil on April 02, 2013, at 1:18 p.m.
Saturday, April 27, 2013 6:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Location: Rockport Opera House, 18 Central Street, Rockport, Maine For more information: Elizabeth Larrow; 207-236-8021; ashwoodwaldorf.org You are invited to Ashwood’s gala Hats Off Auction! There is no admission charge. Just come, bring your friends, wear a fabulous hat, enjoy delicious …

Waldorf School Offers Tour of the Grades

By Judith Soleil on April 02, 2013, at 1 p.m.
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 8:15 a.m. to 8:15 a.m. Location: Ashwood Waldorf School, 180 Park Street, Rockport, M For more information: Mark Ferrero; 207-236-8021; ashwoodwaldorf.org Join us on for a behind-the-scenes look at Waldorf education! Every morning, in more than 1,000 Waldorf schools worldwide, the day begins with a dynamic …

Spring Celebration & Open House at Ashwood Waldorf School

By Judith Soleil on April 02, 2013, at 12:57 p.m.
Saturday, May 4, 2013 11 a.m. to 11 a.m. Location: Ashwood Waldorf School, 180 Park Street, Rockport, Maine For more information: Mark Ferrero; 207-236-8021; ashwoodwaldorf.org Come one, come all, new and old friends alike to Ashwood Waldorf School’s annual May Faire & Open House. Open to the public and free …

Ashwood Summer Camp to offer additional sessions, new Frisbee Camp This Year

By Judith Soleil on March 28, 2013, at 9:13 a.m.
ROCKPORT, Maine — Ashwood Summer Camp is a day camp for children from age 3½ to entering seventh grade. This year, in response to parent requests, Ashwood will be offering more weeks of camp, both full- and half-day sessions, and an early drop-off option. Also, new this year is a …
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Ashwood to offer Kindergarten tuition assistance

By Judith Soleil on Feb. 12, 2013, at 11:24 a.m.
ROCKPORT, Maine — In a move to make a Waldorf education more accessible to the families of midcoast Maine, Ashwood Waldorf School is pleased to announce a new tuition assistance program for families with kindergarten-aged children. Ashwood has a longstanding history of fostering an economically diverse school community through its …

Waldorf School Offers Tour of the Grades

By Judith Soleil on Feb. 08, 2013, at 11:52 a.m.
Friday, Feb. 8, 2013 4:53 p.m. to 4:53 p.m. Location: Ashwood Waldorf School, 180 Park Street, Rockport, Maine For more information: Mark Ferrero; 207-236-8021; ashwoodwaldorf.org ROCKPORT, Maine — Ashwood Waldorf School will hold a Tour of the Grades on Wednesday, February 13 from 8:15-10:30 a.m. You do not have to …

Making the transition from kindergarten to first grade

By Judith Soleil on Jan. 18, 2013, at 3:26 p.m.
ROCKPORT, Maine — How do you know when your kindergartener is ready for first grade? A fun and informative workshop all about the “Grade School Experience” will help you answer this question and set your mind at ease about this important transition in your child’s life. The workshop will be …
 
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