News Notes: July 7, 2022
The Edmund E. Goodwin House, at 503 Main St. in Springvale, is open to the public on Saturdays throughout July and August. Hours are 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Guided tours are available of the beautifully preserved and restored home, which dates to 1899. There is no admission fee but donations are gratefully accepted. The Goodwin House is owned by the Sanford-Springvale Historical Society.
Members of the Sanford Kiwanis Club welcomed their 2022 scholarship recipients to a recent meeting, and heard about the trio’s future plans. Emma from Sanford High School, Sidney from Noble High School and Bailey from Massabesic High School are pictured below.
Join Nasson Youth Theater as they bring your favorite songs to life on stage in Music Videos Live! Auditions will be held July 24th from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. and July 25th from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Open to kids age 8 to 18. Auditions will be in the Little Theatre at 457 Main Street in Springvale. For more information, email email@example.com or call the office at 207-324-5657.
Books Revisited, at 882 Main St. will continue its half-price sale on all children’s books for the month of July. All profits from the store go to support York County Shelter Programs.
Rolling Thunder will be holding a food drive Saturday, July 9 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the IGA Supermarket on Route 1 in Wells to benefit the Sanford Veteran’s Center Food Pantry.
The Sanford-Springvale Rotary Club has a new president. Elias Thomas has stepped up to take the reins for the 2022-23 year, which will be the 100th anniversary of Rotary Club. Mr. Thomas first served as president in 1985-1986 and then went on to serve as a District Governor of Rotary in 2000-01. “Returning to serve as club president in what will be the club’s 100th anniversary will provide a remarkable opportunity for the club to emphasize new projects and to showcase the many local and global projects with which the club has been involved for the past century,” he said. Stepping down from leadership of Sanford-Springvale Rotary for the past year were Lawrence Furbish, Barbara Sutcliffe (Furbish) and Heather Thomas Beaupre. Each of them served in the role of president for a portion of the past twelve months.
Save the date for the annual Randall’s Run/Walk for the Gym, which raises funds to support the Nasson Community Center and Little Theatre. The 5K Race/Walk and Fun Run will take place September 3. Sign up here: https://runsignup.com/Race/ME/SPRINGVALE/RandallsRunforthegym5K.
Attention Mainers Nation! The Moose are looking for ticket booth volunteers to help finish out the second half of their season. Bring your charisma and smile and they will teach you the rest! Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.
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