Community Calendar: July 11-17, 2022

La Famille LeBlanc will perform Friday at the Sanford-Springvale Historical Museum.

Tuesday, July 12

Municipal Operations and Property Subcommittee, 8:30 a.m. via Zoom. The agenda includes an update from the DPW on the Fleet Management Program, discussion of a four-day work week schedule for some City employees, and a review of the parade registration process.

Public Safety Subcommittee, 11:00 a.m. via Zoom. The agenda includes a Covid monitoring report, review of crosswalk safety and striping, Police Department updates and review of SPD vehicle needs and options.

Bingo, Sanford Elks Lodge, 13 Elm St. Doors open at 4:00 p.m. and games start at 6:00. Must be 18 to play.

Wednesday, July 13

Land Bank Authority, 8:45 a.m. via Zoom. The agenda includes a request for qualifications for residential redevelopment services, and an executive session to discuss enforcement matters regarding the International Woolen Company boiler house.

Fire Station Feasibility Working Group, 11:00 a.m. via Zoom. The agenda includes discussion of pubic outreach and engagement, and an executive session to discuss real estate matters.

Board of Assessment Review, 3:00 p.m. via Zoom. No agenda has been posted yet. Zoom link is here.

York County Commissioners, 4:30 p.m. at 149 Jordan Springs Rd., Alfred and via Zoom. The agenda includes hiring report, discussion of dredge acquisition, review of RFP for an archivist with the Registry of Deeds, and other items.

Jigsaw Puzzle Exchange, 5:30 – 7:00 p.m., Goodall Library, 952 Main St. Trade in your old puzzles for something different! Puzzles should be from a smoke-free home, have no missing pieces, and an intact box. If you have pets, be sure there are no pet hairs in the boxes. It would be helpful to put pieces in a large ziploc bag.

Thursday, July 14

Staffing Agency Job Fair, 2:00 – 3:30 p.m., York County Career Center, 9 Bodwell Ct. Meet with a recruiter and find the right fit for you.

Free Community Food Distribution by Sanford Backpack Program, 3:30 – 5:30 p.m., Willard School and Main St. entrance to Sanford High School. Fresh produce and other items as available. Open to all.

Maine Attraction Water Ski Show, 6:30 p.m., Number One Pond.

Friday, July 15

Mercy Chapel Yard Sale, 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., 1861 Main St. Fundraiser for the church building fund.

Music on the Patio with Zac Stearn, noon – 1:00 p.m., Springvale Library, 443 Main St.

Legacy Lane Farm Petting Zoo, 3:00 – 4:00 p.m., Springvale Library, 443 Main St.

Nunsense The Musical, 7:00 p.m., Nasson Little Theatre, 457 Main St. Adults $15, Kids and seniors $12. Purchase tickets here.

La Famille LeBlanc, 7:30 p.m., Sanford-Springvale Historical Museum, 505 Main St. An exciting program of Franco-American music. $20.00 for ages 18 and older. Children are admitted at no charge. Reservations recommended, as seating is limited and this group usually sells out. Tickets can be reserved by emailing heastman@metrocast.net.

Saturday, July 16

Mercy Chapel Yard Sale, 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., 1861 Main St. Fundraiser for the church building fund.

Farmers’ Market, 8:00 a.m. – noon, Central Park, 920 Main St. Fresh produce, plants, crafts, baked goods and more.

Art in the Park, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., Gateway Park, 11 Riverside Ave. Original art on exhibit and for sale by local artists — painters, potters, photographers, and more. Croonie Tunes with Bob will provide live music from 10:00 to 2:00.

Corner Cupboard, 10:00 a.m. – noon, Sanford Unitarian Universalist Church, 5 Lebanon St. Non-food essential item pantry offering personal care products, paper goods, cleaning supplies, household items and baby needs. All are welcome.

Goodwin House Open for Tours, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., 503 Main St. This architectural gem in the heart of Springvale village has won statewide recognition for its preservation.

All-American Pops! with the Strafford Wind Symphony, 4:00 p.m., Sanford Performing Arts Center, 100 Alumni Blvd. The program includes patriotic selections and songs from popular musicals. Tickets are $10 – $14 and can be purchased here.

Nunsense The Musical, 7:00 p.m., Nasson Little Theatre, 457 Main St. Adults $15, Kids and seniors $12. Purchase tickets here.

Sunday, July 17

Nunsense The Musical, 2:00 p.m., Nasson Little Theatre, 457 Main St. Adults $15, Kids and seniors $12. Purchase tickets here.

And coming soon…

  • 7/19: City Council
  • 7/20: Community Café Senior Luncheon
  • 7/21: Southern Maine Garden Club meeting
  • 7/21: Maine Senior Games – Cornhole at the YMCA
  • 7/21: Free Community Food Distribution
  • 7/21: Maine Attraction Water Ski Show
  • 7/21 – 7/23: Nunsense the Musical
  • 7/22: Music on the Patio with Shades of Grass at Springvale Library
  • 7/23: Maine Senior Games – Road Race/Power Walk at YMCA
  • 7/23: Baby Blessings at St. George’s Episcopal Church
  • 7/23: Sanford Recreation bus trip to see the Red Sox
  • 7/24: Springvale Farm Walk
  • 7/24: 2nd Annual Paint the Working Landscape Silent and Live Auction
  • 7/24: Auditions for Music Videos Live! at Nasson Little Theatre

Visit our Events Calendar for details on all these events and more.