Community Calendar: June 26-July 4

North River Band will play a free concert at Gateway Park on Tuesday at 6:30 p.m.

Saturday, June 26

Drive-Thru Bean Supper, 5:00-6:00 p.m., Crossroads United Methodist Church, 15 Grammar Rd., $7

Monday, June 28

Do Animals Talk to Us? 10:00 a.m. Zoom program with Brie Roche from the Animal Welfare Society, sponsored by the Springvale Library. Zoom link:

School Committee Special Meeting, noon, Superintendent’s Conference Room, City Hall Annex, and via Zoom. The agenda includes ratification of the school administrators contract; and staff resignations, appointments, nominations and transfers.

Red Cross Blood Drive, noon to 5:00 p.m., North Parish Church

Tuesday, June 29

Concert in the Park with North River Band, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Gateway Park, 11 Riverside Ave. Free, sponsored by Sanford Parks and Recreation

Wednesday, June 30

Sanford Music Boosters Fundraiser at Congdon’s After Dark, 4:00-8:00 p.m., 1100 Post Rd. Wells. Postponed from last week.

Thursday, July 1

Hazen Carpenter Trail Dedication, 7:30 a.m., Rail Trail entrance on Hanson Ridge Rd. Rain date July 8.

The Spoon Man Musical Comedy Show, 11:00 a.m. to noon, on Zoom. Sponsored by Goodall Library.

Sanford Backpack Program Food Distribution, 3:30-5:30 p.m. at Willard School, Breary Farms and Timber Ridge. Open to all Sanford/Springvale residents.

Maine Attraction Water Ski Show, 6:00 p.m., Number One Pond

Saturday, July 3

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

Water Ski Show and Fireworks have been postponed to Monday, July 5.

Sunday, July 4

Independence Day. Vehicles with occupants honking and waving will drive from Sanford High School to Springvale and back at 10:00 a.m. This is NOT a parade, just a group of citizens taking a drive down Main St. together. Please obey all traffic laws including red lights. No politicians or political signs please, just the red, white and blue!

Fireworks Extravaganza, The Runaway at Pilot’s Cove CafĂ©. Admission charged, first come, first served. See their Facebook page for details.

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