Community Calendar: July 18-24, 2022

Shades of Grass will play at the Springvale Library on Friday at noon.

Tuesday, July 19

Site Plan Review Committee, 9:00 a.m., City Hall Council Chambers, 919 Main St., and via Zoom. The agenda includes an application from Pine Tree Maine 2 for an adult use marijuana retail store at 22 Smada Dr.

Sanford High School Tour for incoming freshmen and transfer students, 9:00 a.m., 100 Alumni Blvd.

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.

Sanford High School Tour for incoming freshmen and transfer students, 6:00 p.m., 100 Alumni Blvd.

City Council, 6:00 p.m., City Hall Council Chambers, 919 Main St., and via Zoom. The agenda includes an update on the fiscal year 2021/22 budget and year-end reserves; discussion of closure of Holdsworth Park on days the Recreation Department’s summer camp is using it; review and possible changes to operational hours at the transfer station; discussion of recommended amendments to the City Charter; and other items.

Wednesday, July 20

Community CafĂ© Senior Luncheon, noon, Old Shain’s Of Maine Restaurant 1491 Main St. Catered meal, suggested donation $8.00. Reservations required. Please call: 207-324-5181 or 207-415-6067 to reserve your meal.

Planning Board, 6:30 p.m., City Hall Council Chambers, 919 Main St., and via Zoom. The agenda includes an application from Pine Tree Maine 2 for an adult use marijuana retail store at 22 Smada Dr., and a new appointment to the Design Review Committee.

Thursday, July 21

Southern Maine Garden Club, 1:00 p.m., Springvale Library, 443 Main St. All are welcome.

Staffing Agency Job Fair, 2:00 – 3:30 p.m., York County Career Center, 9 Bodwell Ct., Springvale. Meet with recruiters to find the right job for you.

Maine Senior Games: Cornhole, 3:00 p.m., Sanford-Springvale YMCA, 1 Emile Levasseur Dr. This is an open event, anyone age 45+ can sign up to compete. Get more info at maineseniorgames.org.

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

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

Nunsense The Musical, 7:00 p.m., Nasson Little Theatre, 457 Main St. Adults $15, kids and seniors $12. Purchase tickets at the door or at nassonevents.ticketleap.com.

Friday, July 22

Music on the Patio with Shades of Grass, noon, Springvale Library, 443 Main St. Bluegrass.

Nunsense The Musical, 7:00 p.m., Nasson Little Theatre, 457 Main St. Adults $15, kids and seniors $12. Purchase tickets at the door or at nassonevents.ticketleap.com.

Saturday, July 23

Community Yoga with the YMCA yoga team, 7:30-8:30 a.m., under the pavilion at The Runaway, 199 Airport Rd., Free drop-in class, no registration required. Bring your own mat or call the Y at 207-324-4942 and they will provide one. Donations of food or money are welcome to benefit the Y’s Community Little Pantry at Trafton Senior Center.

Maine Senior Games: Road Races & Power Walks, 8:00 a.m., Sanford-Springvale YMCA, 1 Emile Levasseur Dr. Get more info at maineseniorgames.org.

Sanford Farmers’ Market, 8:00 a.m. to noon, Central Park, 920 Main St.

Baby Blessings, 10:00 a.m. – noon, St. George’s Episcopal Church, 3 Emerson St. The fourth Saturday of every month the Church offers free, emergency assistance to parents who need help obtaining baby necessities. Diapers, wipes, and occasional other items may be available. Proof of residence or income is not required

Goodwin House Open for Tours, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., 503 Main St.

Bus Trip to See the Red Sox vs. the Blue Jays at Fenway Park, organized by Sanford Parks & Recreation. $100 per person includes transportation and grandstand ticket. 4:10 game time, bus leaves from SMS at 12:45 p.m. More info and sign up here.

Nunsense The Musical, 7:00 p.m., Nasson Little Theatre, 457 Main St. Adults $15, kids and seniors $12. Purchase tickets at the door or at nassonevents.ticketleap.com.

Sunday, July 24

Springvale Farm Walk, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. See this story for all the details.

Savor the Best of York County, silent and live auction to benefit Three Rivers Land Trust, 4:00 – 6:00 p.m., McDougal Orchards, 201 Hanson Ridge Rd. See this story for more information.

Auditions for Music Videos LIVE!, 4:00 – 6:00 p.m., Nasson Community Center and Little Theatre, 457 Main St. Bring your favorite songs to life on stage, open to ages 8-18. Email nytnasson@gmail.com or call 207-324-5657 for more info.

And coming soon…

  • 7/25: Chewonki Presents: Tide Pools at Goodall Library
  • 7/25: Auditions for Music Videos LIVE! at Nasson Community Center and Little Theatre
  • 7/27: Friends of Downtown meeting
  • 7/27: Colonial Racism in Maine State Indian History program at Springvale Library
  • 7/28: SHS and SMS student sports physicals
  • 7/28: Sanford Mainers Fan Appreciation Night
  • 7/29: Music on the Patio with Just Us / Ellen & Paul
  • 7/29: Cruising with Friends Classic Car Show on Main St.
  • 7/30: Harry Potter Trivia at Goodall Library
  • 7/31: Summer Splash at Curtis Lake Church

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