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Annamary Herther, School Secretary

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We Recycle Ink Cartridges and Collect Box Tops

Friends School of Minnesota partners with Cartridge World in Maplewood to recycle used printer ink cartridges. We use only recycled ink/toner cartridges in the school and we collect used ones in the front office. Cartridge World pays us for the used cartridges we collect and then uses them again. Good for everyone!  Bring them in. All types. FSM also participates in General Mills’ Boxtops for Education program. Box tops from.. Read More

Where in the World was Annamary?

Some folks might have noticed Friends School of Minnesota’s school secretary Annamary was absent for several weeks. She was communing with kiwis and enjoying New Zealand summer while the rest of us were shivering. Here are some of Annamary’s musings about her trip. At 1pm on the 4th of January, I left the Auckland Friends Centre and crossed Mt. Eden Road to catch the airport bus and return to the.. Read More