News Notes: August 22

Sanford school bus routes have been posted. Find them here: https://www.sanford.org/browse/247499.

Before comedian Juston McKinney made his multiple appearances on the Tonight Show, Conan O’Brien, and had Comedy Central and Showtime specials, he actually lived in Sanford on Old North Berwick Road! In addition, he also has two one-hour specials you can currently see right now on Amazon Prime! He will be performing live at the Sanford Performing Arts Center on September 30, where he will be working on material for his new comedy special. This Sanford Homecoming Week Show is a fundraiser for Sanford Schools Legacy Foundation. Tickets are on sale now at https://sanfordpac.org/.

Fall leagues are forming now at Bowl-a-Rama. They have leagues for men, ladies, seniors and mixed. The season starts September 8. Call Owen at 324-2401 for info or to sign up. New bowlers encouraged!

Sanford-Springvale YMCA has been forced to cancel the final week of Camp Marland due to a staffing shortage, with over 50% of the staff leaving for college or participating in fall sports. Individuals who have already made a payment for that week will have the option to be reimbursed for the funds you have paid, or have a system credit to your account for other programming at the Y.

Due to the increase in community transmission of Covid-19, Southern Maine Health Care has updated its visitor policy. Read the updated policy here. The policy applies to the Goodall Campus in Sanford as well as the hospital and medical offices in Biddeford.

The Nasson Community Center has space available for music lessons. If you are an instrument/voice teacher looking for space, contact jdavie@nassoncommunitycenter.com to discuss options.

Sanford Community Adult Education is proud to partner with LERN International/UGotClass, the world’s largest association in continuing education. Their online certificates and courses provide opportunities for you to take marketable trainings from home at a time that is convenient for you. Just a sampling of the Certificate courses that start September 7th:  Bookkeeping, Business Writing, Customer Service, Data Analysis, Digital Marketing, Coding, Entrepreneurship, Google Analytics, Graphic Design Software Essentials, Non Profit Admin, and Web Design. Check out www.sanfordlearns.org for more LERN offerings, more live classes, and information to kick start your career.