Community Calendar: September 20-26

Monday, September 20

School Committee, 6:00 p.m., in-person at City Hall Council Chambers and via Zoom. The agenda includes updates from the principals of Carl J. Lamb School and Margaret Chase Smith School, and the directors of Sanford Regional Technical Center and the BRIDGE program, among other items.

Cub Scout Registration, 6:00 p.m., Gowen Park. For boys and girls K-5th grade. For more information email or call/text (207) 651-2142.

Tuesday, September 21

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.

City Council, 6:00 p.m. via Zoom. The agenda includes the presentation of the final report from the Rail Trail Task Force, review of the report from the independent investigation into complaints regarding the planning and development process, and many other items.

Wednesday, September 22

Zero Waste ME, 6:30 via Zoom. Join Jules Lund, co-founder of Zero Waste Maine, to learn how she has reduced her household’s trash by more than 85% and how you too can make less trash using a variety of practical skills and strategies. Sponsored by the Springvale Library. Zoom link.

Thursday, September 23

Sanford-Springvale Little League Annual Meeting, 6:00 p.m., Goodall Park, 32 Roberts St.

Book Discussion: A Show of Hands by David Crossman, 6:00 p.m., Springvale Library, 443 Main St. Fourth in the Mysteries by Maine Authors series. Copies of the book are available at the Library.

Friday, September 24

Waban 10th Annual Golf Tournament, 8:30 a.m., Sanford Country Club, 588 Country Club Rd. Staggered start times.

3rd Annual Bob L’Heureux Memorial Par 3 Golf Tournament, noon, Pine Hollow Little Par 3 Golf, 1486 Main St. More info here.

Music on the Patio with Big John Rachkoskie, noon to 1:00 p.m., Springvale Library, 443 Main St.

Saturday, September 25

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

2021 Sanford Bike Fest, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Join Cycle Sanford for a self-guided ride through Sanford. Begin at the Sanford-Springvale YMCA, 1 Emile Levasseur Dr., and ride to Sanford High School and back. The Cafe at SRTC will be open for light food items. Round trip distance is 7 miles. Roads will be closed to car traffic. There will also be a Bike Jam at the Marcel Blouin Skate Park at the Y, Pedicab rides, and a Bike Rodeo in the St. Ignatius parking lot, organized by Cub Scout Pack 355.

Harry Potter Trivia Contest, 2:00 p.m., Goodall Library, 952 Main St. Snacks provided. Win great prizes!

Pig Roast Supper To Go to Benefit Operation Christmas Child, 4:30 p.m., Sanford First Baptist Church, 905 Main St. Dinner includes: pork cooked to perfection, a corn muffin, a choice of 2 sides (baked beans, Hawaiian macaroni salad, or cole slaw), and a home made dessert of apple crisp. $12 each, reservations strongly recommended. You can reserve your meal by messaging them through their Facebook page.

Sanford High School All-Class Reunion, 6:00 p.m., Pilot’s Cove Café, 199 Airport Rd. Kick off to Sanford’s Homecoming week. All graduating classes are invited to this Alumni Event, FREE ADMISSION, Raffles start at 6, Music by DJ Keith James 9:30-12:30, Cash Bar. Come early for dinner, stay late for Music and Fun!

Poet’s Corner, 7:00 p.m. via Zoom. Join Sanford Maine Stage for readings from The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran. Email for a Zoom invite or if you would like to participate.

Crown Jewels Drag Night, 8:00 p.m., Nasson Little Theatre, 457 Main St. $15 cover charge, doors open at 7:30, cash bar and light concessions. Masks required regardless of vaccination status.

Sunday, September 26

Poet’s Corner, 7:00 p.m. via Zoom. Join Sanford Maine Stage for readings from The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran. Email for a Zoom invite or if you would like to participate.