Community Calendar: February 21-27, 2022

Monday, February 21

Presidents’ Day, all City offices and both libraries will be closed. Trash and recycling will be picked up as usual.

Tuesday, February 22

Transfer station closed.

Happy Twosday! Celebrate 2-22-22 with $2 off all Library merchandise at Goodall Library.

Municipal Operations and Property Subcommittee, 8:30 a.m. via Zoom. There is a lengthy agenda, including discussion of whether parades and fireworks will be able to return to normal this year; discussion of how to fairly pay for the cost of maintenance and upgrades of the Midtown Mall parking lot; update on E911 renumbering of Sherburne St.; and other items.

Public Safety Subcommittee, 11:00 a.m. via Zoom. The agenda includes updates on snow removal, Police Department update, discussion of Grammar Rd. and Grammar St. intersection, and more.

City Council Workshop with Communications Coordinator, 6:00 p.m. via Zoom. Agenda.

Wednesday, February 23

Land Bank Authority, 8:45 a.m. via Zoom. The agenda includes a review of Land Bank properties and process, as well as property maintenance and housing concerns.

Fire Station Feasibility Working Group, 11:00 a.m. via Zoom. The agenda includes discussion of next steps for public outreach and engagement regarding fire station relocations, and debrief on land purchase with discussion of next steps regarding the southern station location.

The Stories Quilts Tell with Pam Weeks, Curator of the New England Quilt Museum, 6:00 p.m. via Zoom and in-person, Springvale Library, 443 Main St. More info here. Register here for the Zoom link.

Thursday, February 24

Kids Read to Dogs, 1:00 to 2:30 p.m., Goodall Library, 952 Main St. Registration required.

Sunday, February 27

4th Annual AJ Davis Memorial Ice Fishing Derby, 6:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Shaker Pond, Alfred. More info here.

Donuts to Donate 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Frannie’s Mini Donuts, 913 Main St. 10% of the day’s proceeds will be donated to the SHS Music Boosters.

And coming soon…

  • 2/28: School Committee meeting
  • 3/1: City Council meeting
  • 3/2: SRTC In-person Admissions Open House
  • 3/2: SHS Spring Sing Music Concert
  • 3/3: First Budget Committee meeting of 2022
  • 3/4: Romantic Classical Music Concert at Sanford-Springvale Historical Museum
  • 3/8-3/9: SMS Bandfest at SHS
  • 3/16, 3/23 & 3/30: Organic Gardening course with Vincent Cirasole, in-person at Springvale Library