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In search of Dining Room table and chairs

Do you have a used dining room table and chairs you would like to get rid of? My son is looking for a free or cheap dining set. We can pick it up.

Posted November 4 at 4:05 pm
Contact Betsy Danner
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Elizabeth Danner

Share your talents and/or donations to help food insecure locals!

Share your talents and/or donations to help food insecure locals!

Colby’s EC479: Auctions class is organizing a charity auction to raise funds for the Waterville schools’ food pantries, which supplies children in need with food for weekends and vacations, and to create a lunch fund at the superintendent’s office that would allow the school to cover lunch costs for children of families who just miss  More

Posted October 29 at 11:36 am
Contact Tim Hubbard
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Timothy Hubbard

Consumer Warning: Untrustworthy local business

Consumer Warning: Untrustworthy local business

I write to warn the community that a local construction business that goes by the name BPS Construction (address 341 Main St., Waterville) seems to be completely untrustworthy. They took a significant deposit from me for a major job they promised to do on my house in August, then September, then starting Oct. 10. On  More

Posted October 17 at 7:44 am
Contact Elizabeth Leonard
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Elizabeth Leonard

Bench raffle for the Maine Down Syndrome Network

Bench raffle for the Maine Down Syndrome Network

I am raffling a beautiful, rustic, handmade bench made from an antique door. 10 entries for $10, 30 entries for $25. The drawing will be at midnight on Sept 27, and the winner will be notified Saturday, Sept 28 via email. I can deliver the bench to Waterville. Raffle link here: https://go.rallyup.com/dsmaine You can learn  More

Posted September 17 at 10:29 am
Contact Abby Pearson
Phone 859-5362
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Abby Pearson

Looking for Responsible and Dog-Loving Students to dog-sit

Looking for Responsible and Dog-Loving Students to dog-sit

I am looking for a handful of students who would be interested in periodically watching my Maltese-mix pup on campus. Bix is very sweet and loves people, laps, and treats. He does get anxious, though, when left on his own. For those times during the week (T-W-R), when I need to be in meetings, I  More

Posted September 11 at 3:14 pm
Contact Gwynn Shanks
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Gwyneth Shanks

House & Dog Sitter Needed for 8/16 – 8 / 19

House & Dog Sitter Needed for 8/16 – 8 / 19

Dog-loving student needed for house and dog sitting from 8/16 – 8/19 within walking distance of Colby. Dog is a sweet and mature Chesapeake Bay Retriever by the name of Obi Wan Kenobi. Will need additional walking and just general loving help during the academic year as well. Please email Adrian Blevins at ablevins@colby.edu if  More

Posted August 8 at 9:36 am
Contact Adrian Blevins
Phone 2076602920
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Adrian Blevins

Waterville Country Club Membership Special

The Waterville Country Club is running a fall membership promotion again this season. With a down payment towards a 2020 membership, you can play golf for the rest of the season and the down payment will be credited towards next season’s membership dues. For more information, contact General Manager Nicholas Pelotte (nick@watervillecountryclub.com; 207-465-2838).

Posted August 5 at 11:26 am
Contact Nicholas Pelotte
Phone 207-465-2838
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Douglas Terp

New England Dance Movement

New England Dance Movement

August 15, 2019 9:00am-4:00pm A fantastic day of dancing with incredible faculty right here in Central Maine! Two levels with six classes each!! FACULTY: Marie Spieldenner, Brooke Paulsen-Zelus, Lexi Dysart, Bella Maisonet, and Andrea Michaud Tracy Classes in BALLET, JAZZ, HIP HOP/JAZZ FUNK, TAP, CONTEMPORARY and IMPROV!!! Studio Owners dance for free! (When at least  More

Posted August 2 at 8:02 am
Contact Heather Vigue Beaster
Phone 207-873-0304
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Megan Fossa

Would like to borrow a highchair for one week

We would really appreciate the loan of a high chair for one week, from July 30 to August 6. Can you help?

Posted July 14 at 7:25 am
Contact Jim Fleming
Phone 207-968-3047
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By James Fleming

Seeking part-time babysitter

Seeking an experienced babysitter for five and two year old from the start of June through end of August. Ideally one morning or afternoon a week for approximately three hours in our home (two miles from campus). Exact day/time flexible. Pay $15/hour.

Posted May 28 at 3:23 pm
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Sarah Staffiere

Looking to buy a car

Staff member looking to buy a used car. All leads appreciated!

Posted May 21 at 2:00 pm
Contact Olivia Fountain
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Olivia Fountain

Posting for a friend / parent of a Colby graduate

My friend is looking for a ride to CA with her dog (Bay Area). This adult and dog need to get to SF Bay by 6/2 /19. Not looking for the scenic route. One can share driving, the other is a non-barker, non-shedder. Can share gas and pay for own room.

Posted May 15 at 2:42 pm
Contact Natty Lazarian
Phone 2076496808
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Janis Lazarian

Wanted: Used Keyboard

I’m looking to purchase a used keyboard for a beginner learning to play the piano. A keyboard with 88 weighted keys would be preferred. If you have one you’d like to sell before the end of the semester, or have one that’s been collecting dust in your basement, please let me know. Thanks!

Posted May 6 at 5:17 pm
Contact Tim Stonesifer
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Timothy Stonesifer

Part time babysitter needed for summer!

Posting for a visiting musician I am looking for a part time babysitter to take care of my two daughters, ages 3.5 and 5.5 this summer at New England Music Camp in Sidney, ME, where I will be serving on the music faculty. I need someone to work Tuesday-Friday mornings from 7:30 am – 12:30  More

Posted April 24 at 11:47 am
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Christina Steeves

Seeking a car to borrow in June

Friends are visiting Maine in June and would like to engage in shared economy by borrowing a car that may be idle in June (June 10-July 3). If you can help out, please get in touch with Cathy Bevier (crbevier@colby.edu). Please know that a Colby alum and former Colby employee will keep your car safe.

Posted April 5 at 4:18 pm
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Catherine Bevier

Spanish Faculty Needing Housing

I am a newly hired Spanish faculty starting in the fall and looking for a 1-2 bedroom and 1 bathroom apartment (or small house) in Waterville for just one person. Ideally I’d like it to include parking, heat, water, in-unit washer/dryer, sewer, and snow removal. My contact information is 407-274-4232 or ramos169@umn.edu.

Posted April 2 at 10:30 am
Contact Nicolas Ramos Flores
Phone 407-274-4232
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Vivian Wood

Steelbow Farm CSA

Steelbow Farm is a certified organic, diversified, vegetable operation located in Norridgewock, Maine. We farm with low-till practices and soil health first and foremost in mind. We grow because we love to eat and because we believe good food builds good community. We are trying to grow our community this season, by growing our CSA  More

Posted February 24 at 5:18 pm
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Erin Murphy