Classifieds (offers of goods & services)

Peacefully Busy Alternative Medicine Practice Seeks Front Desk Receptionist and Administrator

Do you love helping people through times of transition and growth? Chiropractic First is looking for a receptionist and front desk person to help our patients and our practice thrive. The job entails lots of interaction with people as well as a variety of administrative tasks. Knowledge of holistic lifestyles and practices is a must. Specific knowledge of chiropractic or experience working as a receptionist is not. If you have experience working with people and multitasking and are comfortable asking people for payment, learning new computer programs and creating organization in the midst of a lot of activity, we’d love to hear from you!

Approximately 30 to 32 hours a week. Some evenings. Salary approximately $30,000 depending on qualifications. Bonus structure based on office performance. The office is in downtown Evanston close to the Davis street L and Metra. Please email Dr. Meggie Smith at with a resume and cover letter outlining your skills.


Living with Herbs Weekend at the Chicago Center for Psychophysical Healing

Join this 8-month hands-on program and discover the magic of medicinal herbs. Learn how to use herbs to treat yourself and your family. Each month we will gather for one weekend together and explore how to identify, plant, grow and harvest medicinal herbs, as well as learn about wild plant stewardship. Each weekend will also include medicine making and cover specific topics such as using herbs for immune support, detoxification and digestion, remedies for colds and headaches, herbal diets and much more!

Visit our website for more information and to register. Questions? Contact Melissa Wergin at 773-931-0776 or 773-596-5012 or by email at


Beautiful Rogers Park Home for Sale

This gorgeous home has 4 bed + office, 2 full bathrooms, front and back porches, a spacious kitchen and a beautiful wood-burning stove. Second floor master bedroom suite has a deck overlooking the large back yard and one of the second floor bedrooms is a tandem room with an attached studio/playroom. The house is 2654 sq. ft. on a large Rogers Park lot (33' x 171')--great for gardening!--was built in 1911 and purchased from the original family. Updated the plumbing and electric, insulation and restored original woodwork. Roof was new tear off when purchased and gutters have been replaced. Original hardwood floors throughout. Well located 1/2 block from the Metra stop, 1 block to CTA bus, 4 blocks to CTA trains and 8 blocks to the beach! Only a 10 min. drive to CWS!

This is a wonderful family home! Asking price $489,000. Click here for imageMore photos available on request. Please contact Nancy Depondt at or 77-680-8397.


Dreaming of a Family Vacation in 2014?

Rancho La Puerta Fitness Resort and Spa’s Family Week captures the essence of an active, fascinating, satisfying— and life-enhancing—family vacation. Explore the visual arts, healthy cooking, family fitness, music, nature, culture and quiet time at our world renowned 3,000 acre fitness resort and spa located in Baja California, Mexico, only an hour and a half away from the San Diego airport. The Ranch is aligned with Waldorf’s philosophy of education, and Family Week places and emphasis on the earth, mind, body and spirit connection.

We extend a warm welcome to Chicago Waldorf School Families with a special discounted rate*; mention code RLP-W-CHI to redeem this offer. Contact Reservations at 1-800-443-7565.

*This all-inclusive rate includes roundtrip transportation from the San Diego airport, room accommodations, farm fresh lacto-ovo-vegetarian meals, fitness classes, arts and crafts, nature exploration, and evening entertainment.


Architectural Therapy

Something bothering you with your home or office (architecturally that is)? Been dreaming about a creative change to your environment, but haven’t acted on it? If you answered yes to either of these questions contact me to dialogue on any ideas you might have brewing. I am a proud CWS dad to Zoe (8th grade) and Eli (5th grade) and love to work within our Waldorf community. I have designed and built projects for dozens of happy Waldorf families throughout my 10 years at CWS, including projects for the school, like the fun barn in the side yard. I’m happy to discuss projects at any size, any location. Visit our website to see the types of dreams I’ve materialized with my clients or download our latest newsletter here with many CWS projects.  I specialize in cutting edge energy efficiency (Passive House) and bring a connection to spirit in all of our work. Contact me at 773-764-FLOW or


Need a Mason?

Consider Mike Plumb of Plumb Masonry. Mike is the father of Ruth in the 6th grade and Elsa in the 1st grade. Mike has been tuckpointing, rebuilding chimneys and installing chimney liners for over 20 years. Feel free to check out our website, email, or call 773-401-9020 for a free estimate for any type of masonry work.


Newleaf Natural Grocery

Please visit Newleaf Natural Grocery (south-east corner of Loyola and Lakewood) just steps from school. For nearly ten years Newleaf has worked in tandem with CWS parents and teachers! New customers, get 20% off your first organic produce box for mentioning this ad. Come on over; we'll see you soon!



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