Help restore a 94 year old wooden Schooner in Thomaston, ME USA

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 Min stay requested: at least a week

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  • Description

    Description

    During the Winter and Spring of 2022 we have been renovating two historic homes to serve as volunteer housing in Waldoboro, ME, and are now starting to prepare it for her next season in Provincetown MA.

    Our ideal volunteers will be intelligent open-minded people with a great sense of humor and a commitment to doing a good job no matter the task.

    We have met some of the most amazing, talented and diverse people through workaway, and we look forward to continuing trend. Please be in touch if you have interest and or questions.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Art Projects
    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    You will get to experience the beauty of Maine, and see first hand how wooden boats are built and maintained. You will learn skills that would make anyone want you on their tall ship; rope splicing, woodwork, painting and sailing nomenclature to name a few.

  • Help

    Help

    We will trade 20 hours/week of work for food and housing. Any experience with power tools, and or carpentry is a plus, but not necessary. If you have experience with marketing or fundraising work that is also a huge plus.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Private bedroom in a shared historic house within walking distance of amenities in Waldoboro, ME. Food for meals will be provided and shopping will be done about once a week . Meals will be a shared duty. Sometimes you may be eating alone, and sometimes there will be group meals.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We have two dogs, and are generally very social, as well as safe. We have been vaccinated/boosted and have not yet gotten Covid!

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    This host has indicated that they love having digital nomads stay.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 4-5 days a week

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